Terre Haute Tribune, May 7,1915, page 1

GREAT BRITISH VESSEL DESTROYED BY TORPEDO

Cunard Liner Carrying hundreds of American Passengers Sent to the Bottom Off Old Head Kinsale

BULLETIN.

LONDON, May 7.—6.52 p.m.—Official announcement was made this evening that the Lusitania had remained afloat at least twenty minutes after being torpedoed, and that “twenty boats were on the spot at the time.”

BULLETIN.

QUEENSTOWN, May 7.—The admiralty officers here have no news concerning the safety of the passengers and the crew of the Lusitania