Titanic Captain’s Cigar Box Sold at Auction

A cigar box once owned by Captain Edward John Smith (Commander of the ill-fated Titanic) sold at auction for 25,000 GBP.

The BBC tells the tale of the humidor in this article.

The RMS Titanic sank on her maiden voyage after striking an iceberg on April 15, 1912. More than 1,500 people die – it remains the worst civilian military disaster in peace-time.

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