Hilary Chapman | Chicago Reader

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Re: “William Stead, Chicago's man on the Titanic

Stead was also Esperanto's man on the Titanic. He wrote of Esperanto, "This wonderful people's language progresses so rapidly that it is impossible here to keep account of all that is written, said, and done." (The Review of Reviews, N° 175, Vol. XXX. Julio 1904. p. 201.

His death was a sad lodst to the then tiny Esperanto movement in English-speaking countries.

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Posted by Hilary Chapman on 04/14/2012 at 7:31 AM

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