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OCEAN’S GREATEST DISASTER THERE has just been enacted the greatest ocean tragedy the world ever saw — the sinking of the gigantic ocean liner “Titanic” on her maiden voyage. The greatest ship ever built, with her precious cargo of human freight went to the bottom of the ocean a thousand miles from shore amid a wilderness of icebergs. Multi-million aires, authors, statesmen and immigrants share the same watery grave. Never before was there such an exhibition of heroism and chivalry. Picture the ship’s musicians, ankle deep in the rising flood, trying to soften the anguish of the dying with strains of melody; husbands handing their wives into the life boats, while deluding them with false assurances of their own safety. Imagine that noble wife, choosing perhaps the happier part, and calmly refusing to go and remaining on the doomed ship by her husband’s side. See the famous and brilliant men ungrudgingly standing aside for the poor peasant woman of the steerage. These heroes of real life bore themselves in a way that leaves the world richer and better for their having lived and died. Here, indeed, is a glorious glimpse of what man can do in a supreme moment. The whole world is afire with sympathy and sorrow, and every one who reads must have this permanent pictorial and descriptive record of the greatest ocean disaster in the world’s his tory, the STORY of the WRECK OF THE TITANIC This great book, profuse with scores of wonderful illustrations, tells all the thrilling story, with personal accounts of heroic self-sacrifice, marvelous escapes and terrible sufferings. It contains over three hundred and htty pages ot the most vivid descriptions that ever were penned by ^— man. Every home in the nation must have this book. It is an in- —'|M spiring example of heroism for the young and will be treasured and cherished by the old. This is your opportunity to own a copy of This Great ^ “MEMORIAL EDITION” \ For Only $1.00 -m. % % ^ The “Memorial Edition” is bound in fine Library Cloth '•s* with special inlay on cover, stamped in ink and gold. . Vo\ 14 is a regular $1.50 book, but this “MEMORIAL i.i.&-ia \^\ EDITION” we now offer to you for only $1.00. Send money order, draft or check, and add 15 r ' %\^%\ cents to cover cost of mailing. I HOMPSON %. X\ Remember this “Memorial Edition” will PUBLISHING W soon be exhausted, so FILL OUT | COMPANY \°a\ AND MAIL COUPON AT ONCE. ' 1 1127 Pine St., St. Louis, Mo. V 'V _ ; Send me by mail or pre- -y. ^ paid express, one copy of the Vb \ A rEMTC \\T A \TTI?n We want representatives in every “Memorial Edition of the Ocean s ,. 40. AULIN Id W AIN 1 liU , of th United States to assist greatest Tragedy, the SlOkY UP ■%. . . ... . , , _ . . \ THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC, 111 the distribution of this great book. Experience is not necessary, j for which I enclose your Special Post- as the book will sell itself. Prospectus now ready. Canvassing paid Price of $1.15. \ outfit free. Do not wait to write for particulars; just send 10 %. %. cents to cover cost of mailing and we will send you free j NAME. Canvassing Outfit, together with full particulars of ADDRESS. "V terms and how to make a success of the work. . "N. %. The Thompson Publishing Co., St. Louis, Mo.