This brandy flask was given away by its owner, Helen Churchill Candee, who thought she wouldn't survive the sinking. However, she did survive, but the person she gave it to didn't. It was recovered with from his body and returned to its rightful owner
This Tuesday, April 2012 photo shows index cards from The Associated Press Corporate Archive in New York listing stories written by the wire service about the Titanic. It was a news story that would change the news.
Ruth Becker Ruth was 12 years old when she boarded the R.S Titanic in second class with her little brother, Richard who was sick at the time and her sister Marion as well as her mother and father from India on a mission trip.