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500 SO. EEORIA ST 398 TEL. MONROE 353 Vol. 1, No. 173 Chicago, Tuesday, April 16, 1912 One Cent 1,492 GO DOWN TO THEIR DEATH IN LOSS OF "WORLD'S GREATEST LINER" Women and Children Saved; Men Stay To Die; Pitiful Scenes as News Is Awaited; World's Most Noted Names Among "Missing" This late photograph is a good likeness of the steamer Titanic, largest of the world's 'great-liners, as she appeared before her thril ling crash, with a submerged iceberg at sea. New York, April 16. It is now practically certain that 1,492 hu man beings went to their death in the loss of .the giant Titanic on the ice banks of Newfoundland. .Thelas;t'hope. thatany butJhe 866 passengers picked up by the Cunarder Carpathia, now bound for. this! city, had been rescued, went glimmering at noon today. Up to that tjme, relatives and officials of the White Star line irtmiLisL .