22 June 2012

Nice Try

Reported this day in 1946:


The wave of stowaways trying to enter the United States was swelled last week by 10 British subjects on board the Queen Mary, it was disclosed to-day.

They include Martin Handley, 23, of Liverpool; Duncan Thompson, 32, seaman, of Southampton; Michael Durkin, 23, of Lancashire; John Toner, 31, of Sussex; Harold C. Stuart, 28, of London (native of Scotland), and three others who were juveniles.

- The Daily Mail


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