The Daily Mail
The newspapers lying on the table are the editions of the Daily
Mail that announced:
(a) The Sinking of the Titanic on
April 14, 1912
"DISASTER TO THE TITANIC.
WORLD'S LARGEST SHIP" COLLIDES WITH AN ICEBERG IN THE ATLANTIC
DURING HER MAIDEN VOYAGE"
The Crossing of the Atlantic by plane on June 14, 1919
" 'HOW I FLEW THE ATLANTIC' BY
CAPTAIN ALCOCK. BRITAIN'S MAGNIFICENT ATLANTIC AIR TRIUMPH"
The Daily Mail had previously (in 1913) announced a prize of
£10,000 to "the aviator who shall first cross the Atlantic in an
aeroplane in 72 continuous hours".