American steamship Merak sunk off Cape Hatteras Tuesday by a submarine.
A . v T ( AMERICAN STEAMER SUNK. Mibmarine Find?; Victim Ofl ( ape Hat- terns. < New York. Aug. 8.?Information vas received today in marine insur- mce circles here tb:it the American steamship Merak. 3.200 tons, was sub- narined off Cape Hatteras Tuesday liirht. one small boat containing members of the crew is still unac- counted for. The captain and 23 )f the crew have landed at Norfolk,