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Distress Gallery

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Choose from 197 pictures in our Distress collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

SOS message from Titanic Featured Print

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

© Mary Evans Picture Library 2015 -

A Damsel in Distress by Ian Hay and P.G. Wodehouse Featured Print

A Damsel in Distress by Ian Hay and P.G. Wodehouse

A Damsel in Distress by Ian Hay (17 April 1876 22 September 1952) and P.G. Wodehouse (15 October 1881 14 February 1975) , based on Wodehouses novel written in 1919. First produced at the Grand Theatre in Blackpool on 6th August and the New Theatre on 13th August 1928. The image is reproduced in David A. Jason, The Theatre of P.G. Wodehouse (1979) between pp. 22 & 23. The play is described as The first and most successful of P.G. W.s staged novels. Date: 1928

© The Michael Diamond Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

Post Office telegraph from OMHS Buckingham Palace Featured Print

Post Office telegraph from OMHS Buckingham Palace

A Post Office telegraph from O.M.H.S. Buckingham Palace, dated 15th August 14. To E. D. Towse, Esq., Swanley Village, Kent. It reads You will have seen in the newspapers that the Prince of Wales is raising a National Relief Fund to alleviate the acute distress which must inevitably arise on account of the war. Your name has been suggested by the Committee to his Royal Highness as one from whom a subscription may be expected. I am directed by His Royal Highness's Committee to express a hope that if you have not already subscribed you will do so during the next few days. Frederick Ponsonby. Commemorative Art

© David Cohen Fine Art/Mary Evans Picture Library