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Titanic shoe box sale hits 100,000

BBC Northern Ireland

Sunday 20 April 2008

A treasure store of Titanic memorabilia, kept in a shoe box by a woman who survived the 1912 disaster, has sold at auction for 100,000.

Among Lillian Asplund's shoe box treasures was one of the last four remaining tickets for the Titanic's doomed maiden voyage.

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