New York City
White Star Line's President Phillip Franklin, at the New York office, receives an early morning call from a reporter with the alleged news that Titanic has called for help and is sinking. The story has already gone to press and rumors have engulfed New York City.
Wireless operator David Sarnoff, while working on the roof of Wanamaker's Department Store, has been relaying messages from ships at sea.
|David Sarnoff (left) and Carr Van Anda (right)|