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'Safe on the Carpathia': Auction of telegram sent by Titanic survivor from rescue ship four days after disaster
A scribbled note written by a survivor of the Titanic to tell his family he was alive and well has been put up for sale The telegram was sent from the rescue ship Carpathia on April 18 1912 four days after the liner Titanic sank to reassure the senders family Scrawled in pencil and yellowed with age it reads To William Mansfield Washington St Morristown New Jersey