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A summons letter for Charles Lightoller to appear at the Supreme Court of Columbia, to be a witness at the American Titanic enquiry on 30th April 1912 at 3pm.<br />
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A menu for the first ever meal served on Titanic has sold for a world record £100,000.<br />
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The incredibly rare postcard-size menu was for lunch on April 2, 1912, which was the first day of the doomed liner's sea trials in the Irish Sea.<br />
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Senior officers, officials from shipbuilders Harland and Wolff and VIPs sat down in the main dining saloon.<br />
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In keeping with the opulent surroundings and the quality of fare to be served to the first class passengers, the small group indulged in only the finest of food.<br />
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There was consumme mirrette and cream of chicken to start, salmon and sweat bread for the fish course, spring lamb, roast chicken and braised ham for mains and pudding sans souci and peaches imperial for desert followed by coffee.