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Images Dated 6th July 2011

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SOS message from Titanic Featured 6 Jul 2011 Image

SOS message from Titanic

A wireless message received by the Russian steamer Birma from the Titanic about five minutes after Titanic struck the iceberg that sank her. The Titanic is identified by her code letters MGY and the message uses both old distress call letters CQD (Come Quickly Danger) and new, SOS. It reads, "CQD - SOS from M.G.Y. We have struck iceberg sinking fast come to our assistance. Position Lat 41, 46 N., Long 50, 14 W. - MGY." Date: 14th April 1912

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Rene Lacoste in play at Wimbledon Featured 6 Jul 2011 Image

Rene Lacoste in play at Wimbledon

Rene Lacoste playing Hubert de Morpurgo in the fifth round of the men's singles. In 1926 and 1927 Lacoste was the top ranked player in the men's game. He remains famous for his tennis shirt designs, emblazoned with a crocodile. Date: 7th July 1928, p27

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Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire Featured 6 Jul 2011 Image

Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire

Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, and her child. Georgiana Cavendish (1757-1806), born Georgiana Spencer, was the first wife of the 5th Duke of Devonshire and a celebrated socialite of her day. She is shown here with her first child, Georgiana Dorothy Cavendish (1783-1858), later the Duchess of Carlisle. Before this child, there had been numerous miscarriages. This engraving is by the US engraver Timothy Cole (1852-1931), and is based on the 1784 oil painting by British artist Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1786 and now held at Chatsworth House