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S.S. Majestic Passenger List 8 August 1934

Front Cover, S.S. Majestic Passenger List 8 August 1934

Tourist Passenger List from the S.S. Majestic of the White Star Line, Departing 8 August 1934 from Southampton to New York via Cherbourg, Commanded by Captain E. L. Trant, R.D. (Cmdr., R.N.R. Retd., and Commodore, White Star Line).

White Star Line
S.S. Majestic
Captain E. L. Trant, R.D. (Cmdr., R.N.R. Retd., and Commodore, White Star Line)
From Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
Wednesday, 8 August 1934

Senior Officers and Staff

  • Commander: Captain E. L. Trant, R.D. (Cmdr., R.N.R. Retd., and Commodore, White Star Line)
  • Assistant Commander: F. J. Burd
  • Chief Engineer: J. W. Duffin
  • Assistant Chief Engineer: J. Williams
  • Chief Officer: F. C. Cross, R.D., R.N.R.
  • First Officer: J. Bertenshaw
  • Second Officer: E. A. Stuart, D.S.C., R.D., R.N.R.
  • Senior Second Engineer: J. T. Brown
  • Inter. Second Engineer: A J. Forbes
  • Junior Second Engineer: J. Bewley
  • Surgeon: L. H. Woods, M.R.C.S. (Eng.), L.R.C.P. (Lon.)
  • Purser: C. B. Lancaster
  • Senior Assistant Purser: H. S. Vernon
  • Junior Assistant Purser: H. S. Holman
  • Reception Officer: S. Ouroussow
  • Chief Steward: R. J. Hoey
  • Chief Tourist Steward: H. Ridgen

Tourist Passengers

  1. Adamowska, Mrs. Antoinette
  2. Adamowska, Miss Helena
  3. Adler, Miss K.
  4. Ames, Mr. Laurence
  5. Anderton, Miss Marion
  6. Appleby, Mrs. C.
  7. Appleton, Miss Mildred
  8. Argue, Professor R. Fletcher
  9. Atwood, Miss Alta
  10. Backer, Mr. Max B.
  11. Baker, Miss A. K.
  12. Barawitzka, Mr. Arthur
  13. Barawitzka, Mrs.
  14. Barrett, Mr. R.
  15. Batutis, Rev. Clarence
  16. Beaber, Mr. Isadore
  17. Beaber, Mrs.
  18. Beaubien, Miss J.
  19. Bellicand, Miss M.
  20. Bettauer, Dr. Harry
  21. Bissett, Mrs. E.
  22. Bitner, Miss Mamie
  23. Blatt, Mr. Max
  24. de Boussier, Mr. R. J.
  25. de Boussier, Mrs.
  26. Boxall, Miss Jessie M.
  27. Broughton, Miss Elinor C.
  28. Brownell, Miss B.
  29. Bryent, Miss Jane
  30. Burg, Miss Ruth
  31. Burkelole, Miss H.
  32. Campbell, Mrs. E. A.
  33. Carey, Miss C.
  34. Carey, Miss M.
  35. Channort, Mr. S. L.
  36. Channon, Mrs.
  37. Chertok, Mr. Leo
  38. Chertok, Mrs. R.
  39. Chertok, Master K.
  40. Christensen, Mr. E. C.
  41. Christian, Mr. W. L.
  42. Clauzel, Mme, Jane
  43. Cluer, Judge R. M.
  44. Cochrane, Dr. Robert G.
  45. Cole, Mr. Herbert
  46. Cole, Mrs.
  47. Cole, Mr. Richard E.
  48. Colloms, Mr. A. L.
  49. Colloms, Mrs.
  50. Cook, Mrs. Elizabeth
  51. Copland, Miss Isabel L.
  52. Copland, Miss Janet
  53. Copland, Miss Margaret
  54. Crane, Professor Theodore
  55. Crane, Mrs.
  56. de Cros, Mr. Harvey P.
  57. Curnock, Miss Dorothy
  58. Curnock, Miss Ellen F.
  59. Curtis, Mrs. S. R.
  60. Damarell, Miss Lucia
  61. Danziger, Mrs. C.
  62. Davidson, Miss Annie
  63. Davidson, Mr. John B.
  64. Davidson, Mrs.
  65. Davies, Mr. George
  66. Davies, Mr. Julian
  67. Davies, Miss P. I.
  68. Davies, Miss S. G.
  69. Deyo, Miss Jeanne
  70. Edson, Miss Eleanor
  71. Eger, Miss R. C.
  72. Fielebon, Mr. J.
  73. Findlay, Miss A. T.
  74. Finkelstein, Mr. George
  75. Fischer, Miss H.
  76. Fisher, Mrs. Louisa
  77. Ford, Mr. VVm. E.
  78. Ford, Mrs. L. E.
  79. Ford, Master Wm.
  80. Ford, Miss V.
  81. Fox, Rev. R. Lane
  82. Frackelton, Mr. William S.
  83. Franceschini, Mr. P.
  84. Franceschini, Mrs.
  85. Fraser, Mrs. Agnes R.
  86. Fraser, Miss Barbara
  87. Fraser, Mrs. D. D.
  88. French, Mrs. Ann A.
  89. French, Miss M. M.
  90. Froendt, Miss A. H.
  91. Froment, Miss Anna
  92. Fujii, Mr. Shapiro
  93. Fujii, Mr. Kenjiro
  94. Gallop, Mr. M.
  95. Gallop, Mrs.
  96. Garner, Miss Vera
  97. Garrett, Mr. Thomas S.
  98. Gibbs, Mrs. Vera C.
  99. Gibney, Miss M.
  100. Ginsburg, Mr. Harold
  101. Glober, Mr. Joseph
  102. Glober, Miss S.
  103. Golender, Mr. Jacob
  104. Gonby, Miss Alice
  105. Goulding, Mrs. A.
  106. Grandstaff, Miss Mary J.
  107. Gray, Miss Molly
  108. Greene, Miss Helen R.
  109. Greenleaf. Miss Edith
  110. Gulgras, Mrs. L.
  111. Gulgras, Miss Beatrice
  112. Gulgras, Miss L. M.
  113. Hagedorn, Mrs. D.
  114. Hagedorn, Mr. David
  115. Halbach, Mr. Ernest
  116. Hamilton, Mr. James
  117. Hamilton, Mr. B. F.
  118. Hammersley, Miss Katherine
  119. Handin, Mr. Irving L.
  120. Harding, Miss S.
  121. Harper, Miss A.
  122. Hartshorn, Mrs. J. C. N.
  123. Hartshorn, Miss Catherine J.
  124. Hartshorn, Mr. Stewart, Jr.
  125. Harvey, Miss Marjorie G.
  126. Haskins, Mr. Geo. L.
  127. Hatton, Miss Lorctta
  128. Hawkins, Miss Helen
  129. Hayes, Mr. Reginald
  130. Hector, Miss Blanche
  131. Henderson, Mrs. G.
  132. Hermansen, Mr. Peter K. R.
  133. Heron, Mrs. Honor H.
  134. Herr, Mrs. J.
  135. Herr, Miss M. A.
  136. Hirsch, Mr. Marks
  137. Hoheim, Miss L. H.
  138. Hoistman, Miss Juliana
  139. Holbrook, Miss Daisy J.
  140. Holly, Miss V.
  141. Holme, Reverend M. I.
  142. Holmes, Mr. F. S.
  143. Holmes, Mrs.
  144. Holmes, Miss Margaret
  145. Holt, Miss Charlotte
  146. Howk, Miss Mary
  147. Inglehart, Mr. Robert
  148. Jacobs, Mr. Zabie
  149. Jarvis, Mr. T. L.
  150. Jarvis, Mrs.
  151. Jencks, Miss V.
  152. Jensen, Miss Edna
  153. Jensen, Miss Hazel
  154. Kanbe, Mr. M.
  155. Karnan, Miss Gertrude
  156. Keen an, Mr. Walter
  157. Keenan, Mrs. A.
  158. Keenan, Mr. W.
  159. Kelly, Miss T. Louise
  160. King, Rev. Hugh M.
  161. Klafer, Mr. Wm.
  162. Kotch, Dr. Nathan
  163. Kozuka, Mr. K.
  164. Kreglow, Mrs. Ella
  165. Kurth, Mr. F. J.
  166. Kurth, Mrs.
  167. Kwiat, Mr. Sam
  168. Kwiat, Mrs.
  169. Landau, Mr. Abraham
  170. Landau, Mrs.
  171. Lane, Mrs. E. A.
  172. Lankford, Miss Ruby
  173. Lawson. Mrs. Maud E.
  174. Levy, Mr. Joseph J.
  175. Levy, Mr. Stanley
  176. Lewis, Mr. Ignace
  177. Lilly, Miss Margaret C.
  178. Macy, Miss I. G.
  179. Maglin, Mrs. R.
  180. Mapes, Miss M. W.
  181. Martin, Miss Mary
  182. Mayers, Mr. Fred
  183. McCarron, Miss Catherine
  184. McDonnell, Dr. H. B.
  185. Mcintosh, Dr. Harriet C.
  186. McKenzie, Rev. Peter
  187. McKenzie, Mrs.
  188. McKenzie, Miss Janet
  189. Merritt, Mr. J. A.
  190. Merritt, Mrs.
  191. Moore, Miss M.
  192. Mori, Mr. Hideo
  193. Morison, Miss Babette
  194. Morison, Miss Mary
  195. Moritz, Miss C.
  196. Murman, Miss Doris
  197. New, Mr. A.
  198. New, Mrs.
  199. Newcomb, Miss Virginia
  200. Newman, Mrs. Elsie
  201. Nind, Major J.
  202. Nind, Mrs.
  203. O'Donnell, Miss H.
  204. O'Mara, Miss L.
  205. O'Mara, Miss E.
  206. O'Mara, Mrs. Wm. J.
  207. O'Neale, Miss L. M.
  208. O'Neil, Miss Mary
  209. O'Neil, Miss Virginia
  210. O'Neill, Miss K.
  211. O'Neill, Miss Mary
  212. O'Neill, Miss Ruby K.
  213. Ostroff, Mr. Nathan
  214. Paley, Mr. Louis J.
  215. Paley, Mrs.
  216. Parsons, Mr. Mcllvaine
  217. Parsons, Miss N. E.
  218. Peabody, Mr. Julian
  219. Peberdy, Mrs. Alice
  220. Perry, Mr. S. E.
  221. Perry, Mr. H. A.
  222. Peters, Mr. Frank
  223. Plumtre, Mr. Arthur F. W.
  224. Polletz, Mr. Maurice B.
  225. Polletz, Mrs.
  226. Poole, Mr. Ralph
  227. Redhead, Mrs. Nancy M.
  228. Reenstierna, Dr. J. L.
  229. Riddell, Miss H. M.
  230. Rienzo, Miss Rose
  231. Rigby, Mr. Cecil
  232. Rodin, Miss Alice
  233. Rosenfeld, Miss Lillian
  234. Rosenthal, Mr. Jacob
  235. Rosenthal, Mrs.
  236. Roshevsky, Mr. Solomon
  237. Roth. Mr. Maurice
  238. Russell, Mr. Chas. A.
  239. Russell, Mrs.
  240. Ryan, Miss Eleanor
  241. Sacks, Mr. B.
  242. Savage, Mr. Geo.
  243. Savage, Mrs.
  244. Schlechter, Mr. Milton
  245. Schneckenbinger, Miss E.
  246. Schneider, Miss Lola
  247. Schneider, Miss C. M.
  248. Schonholtz, Miss S.
  249. Schrecengost, Mrs. Clara D.
  250. Schwartz, Miss E. C.
  251. Scott, Miss Ruth H.
  252. Scott, Miss Margt.
  253. Sears, Miss Mary
  254. Senion, Mrs. Fanny
  255. Shapiro, Mrs. S.
  256. Shaw, Mr. Joseph H.
  257. Shaw, Mrs.
  258. Shlain, Mr. George
  259. Shore, Mrs. Fannie
  260. Shortill, Mrs. F.
  261. Shupe, Miss Margaret
  262. Silcox, Miss M.
  263. Silverberg, Miss Ethel
  264. Simms, Mr. J. D.
  265. Sims, Miss Margaret
  266. Sims, Mrs. Clara
  267. Sjoblin, Miss Ester
  268. Skelton, Miss Dorothy
  269. Smith, Mr. G. H.
  270. Smith, Miss Norma
  271. Sonderman, Mr. E.
  272. Stimson, Mr. Theodore
  273. Stoddart, Miss Lucille
  274. Stooks, Miss M.
  275. Suffield, Mrs. L. E. Buckmaster
  276. Takcuchi, Mr. Komaji
  277. Taylor, Miss Henrietta
  278. Thompson, Mrs. Kathleen M.
  279. Throp, Mr. C. A.
  280. Tower, Mr. James W.
  281. Turner, Mrs. Clara
  282. Tyson, Mr. Thos. H.
  283. Tyson, Mrs.
  284. Van Dyne, Mrs. Henry B.
  285. Van Dyne, Miss Mary
  286. Van Dyne, Miss Mabel
  287. Vaughan, Miss Temperance
  288. Von Komaromy, Mrs. Marjory
  289. Waisanen, Mr. Lempi
  290. Waisanen, Mrs. Lempi
  291. Wallace, Miss M. E.
  292. Walsma, Mr. Fred
  293. Walsma, Mrs.
  294. Ward, Mr. William
  295. Ward, Mr. A. W.
  296. Warner, Miss Emma E.
  297. Warner, Miss H. E.
  298. Warren, Miss Nan
  299. Weaver, Mr. W. J. H.
  300. Weigand, Miss Agnes
  301. Weltman, Miss E. R.
  302. White, Mr. Wm. F.
  303. White, Mrs.
  304. Wilcox, Miss Beatrice
  305. Williams, Mr. Walter C.
  306. Williams, Mrs. Marion
  307. Williamson, Mr. Edward K.
  308. Williamson, Mr. Jas. E.
  309. Wilson, Mr. William W.
  310. Woodman, Mr. Isadore
  311. Woodman, Mrs.
  312. Woodman, Miss Anna
  313. Woodyatt, Mr. Wm. E.
  314. Wynne, Miss Helen
  315. Wynyard-Wright, Captain Arthur T.
  316. Yates, Miss F. D.

Passenger Information

MEALS will bo served as follows :—

  • BREAKFAST 8-0 A.M.
  • LUNCHEON 10 P.M.
  • DINNER 7-0 P.M.

SEATS AT TABLE. Passengers who have not previously arranged for seats at table should apply for same to the Chief Tourist Steward.

DIVINE SERVICE will be hold on Sundays at 11 a.m.

PASSENGERS' MAIL. All mail coming on board on the vessel's arrival is at once sent to the Enquiry Office, where passengers should apply for same. It is not always possible in the short time available to distribute the mail to the cabins.

VALUABLES. For the convenience of passengers, the Line has provided in the office of the Purser a safe in which money, jewels, ornaments, documents or other valuables may be deposited by passengers.

A receipt for any articles so deposited will be issued by the Purser, but the Line does not, having regard to the ticket conditions and to the provisions of Section 502 of the Merchant Shipping Act, 1894, and of Section 4281 of the revised Statutes of the United States, accept any responsibility for the safe custody of any such articles.

Passengers are accordingly advised to protect themselves by insurance, which can be arranged on board, on application to the Purser.

BAGGAGE. Questions relating to Baggage should be referred to the Chief Tourist Steward. Trunks. Chairs, etc., which Westbound passengers may desire to leave in charge of the Company, to be stored or a short time pending the sailing of the owner on one of our vessels, should be properly labelled and handed to tho Baggage Master on the wharf at the Port of Landing, and such articles will be stored entirely at owner's risk.

It is for passengers themselves to see all their baggage is passed by the Customs Authorities on landing. In order to facilitate Customs Clearance uncratod automobiles must be included on the Customs Declaration.

Each package should bear initial label of surname to facilitate correct grouping in Customs shed, also label with owner's name and address. On arrival, baggage will be grouped alphabetically in Customs shed. Passengers are required to attend personally to Customs examination.

CHECKING BAGGAGE ON ARRIVAL AT NEW YORK.

Arrangements can be made with the Baggage Master on board the vessel to check baggage to all points in Greater New York. Jersey City and Hoboken, including railroad terminals, hotels, residences, express companies or warehouses, but all packages must be cleared by the owner of the baggage through the Customs after landing.

Passengers are thus relieved of this detail after disembarking. Please apply at the Purser's Office for rates and further information regarding this service.

INSURANCE OF BAGGAGE AND PERSONAL EFFECTS.

Arrangements havo been made whereby passengers who have omitted to insure their baggage before sailing may effect this on board during the voyage. The Purser will bo pleased to supply full particulars upon application.

EXCHANGE OF MONEY. For the convenience of passengers the Purser is able to exchange a limited amount of English, American and Canadian money at rates which will bo advised on application.

CHARGES COLLEOTED ON BOARD. Passengers are requested to ask for a receipt on the Company's Form for any additional Passage Money, Chair or Rug Hire charges, Marconigruins, Cablegrams or Telegrams or Freight collected on board.

DECK CHAIRS AND RUGS can be hired at a charge of 5/- each for the voyage on application to the Chief Tourist Steward.

MEDICAL ATTENDANCE. The surgeon is authorized to make customary charges, subject in each case to the approval of the Commander, for treating passengers at their request for any illness not originating on the voyage. In the case of sickness developed on the voyage no charge will bo made, and medicine will bo provided free in all circumstances.

A REGISTERED NURSE is on board, whoso services are available, as necessary, under the direction of the ship's Surgeon.

BARBER AND LADY HAIRDRESSER. The hours are from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

FIRE PRECAUTIONS. Passengers are respectfully reminded that the careless disposal of lighted cigar, cigarette or pipe rofuse and matches may lead to serious consequences. Throwing lighted cigarette or cigar ends overboard may also prove dangerous, and passengers are requested to use the receptacles provided for the purpose in the passenger accommodation and on the decks.

RESERVATION OF PULLMAN SLEEPING AND PARLOUR CAR ACCOMMODATION ON AMERICAN AND CANADIAN RAILROADS. Passengers desiring to make reservations should inform the Purser, who will be pleased to Marconi at passenger's own exponse.

CUSTOMS EXAMINATION OF BAGGAGE IN BRITISH PORTS. All articles liable to Customs duties, whether worn or used or not, however small the quantity, must be declared, and in any case of doubt as to the liability of any articlos in their possession tourists are advised to consult the Customs Officer and show him the articles.

A list of the principal articles liable to duty is shown to passengers by the Customs Officers and Customs Notices containing similar lists are exhibited in prominent places on board ship for the information of passengers. Those lists include Tobacco in all forms. Spirits, Scent (including toilet waters), Articlos of Apparel of all kinds, Clocks, Watches, Cameras, Binoculars, Jewellery and many other goods.

Articles in personal use and wear in the baggage of tourists may be passed free of duty provided they are declared, and the Customs Officer is satisfied that they are persona! belongings, and reasonable allowances are made in regard to other personal effects.

Small quantities of Tobacco, Spirits and Scent for personal use may also be passed free if duly declared.

Travellers who are unable to be present at the examination of their baggage may depute a personal servant or other agent to present the baggage for examination, but in such cases a written declaration in the prescribed Customs Form 2 B must be filled up and signed by the owner of the baggage.

In Great Britain and Northern Ireland arrangements can be made with the Customs to meet the case of tourists who have in their possession dutiable goods which cannot be passed free of duty.

In such cases, the duty may under certain conditions be lodged on deposit on arrival and the amount is returned by the Customs at the port or place of departure on production of the articles and the receipt for the deposit.

Customs Officers may waive the payment of duty if they are satisfied by the production of a through return railway or steamer ticket or a passport showing residence outside the United Kingdom, or other evidence, that the passenger is merely passing through the United Kingdom.

The articles must be bona fide the property of the passenger, intended for his or her personal wear or use, or as gifts to persons in the overseas country of ultimate destination and must be reasonable in the circumstances of the case.

LANDING cards. It is necessary that passengers present their Landing Cards, together with Passports, to the United States Immigration Inspector for endorsement before leaving the vessel.

LANDING ARRANGEMENTS : NEW YORK. Should the vessel arrive at the New York Wharf after 8 p.m., all passengers who have been passed by the U.S. Immigration Authorities may land or remain on board overnight, at their own option.

Those passengers who have been passed by the Immigration Authorities and desire to romain on board may have all their baggage passed by the U.S. Customs that night or the following morning, at their own option.

No baggage will be passed before 8 a.m. the day following arrival. Breakfast will bo served to those who romain on board overnight.

Upon landing at New York and upon application to the uniformed representatives of the railroads, who meet all vessels, railroad tickets may be purchased from the Pier to any point along the Lines of the Pennsylvania, New York Central, New York, New Haven and Hartford, Erie, Lehigh Valley, Baltimore and Ohio, Delaware, Lackawanna and Western and Central Railroad of New Jersey, and connecting railroads.

Taxicabs can bo hired at tho New York Piers. It is suggested to passengers for their own protection that Terminal Cabs which come within the pier gates, afford comfort and protection as regards baggage, etc., at legal rates.

Passengers are advised to enquire at the Desks on tho Piers for letters and telegrams.

WIRELESS TELEGRAM RATES. This vessel is fitted with Marconi system of Wireless Telegraphy and also with Submarine Signalling Apparatus.

LONG RANGE WIRELESS SERVICE. This vessel is fitted with special long range wireless apparatus which will enable passengers to communicate with their friends or business connections on shore at any time during tho voyage across the North Atlantic.

For particulars regarding Wireless communications established or expected please consult tho Wireless notice board, whoro full information is posted daily throughout the voyage.

THE ORCHESTRA will play daily and music will be provided after dinner each evening by tho Electrical Reproducer.

UPPER BERTHS. Passengers occupying upper berths can obtain steps for getting in or out of same on applying to the Steward or Stewardess.

PORTHOLES. As it is dangerous for passengers to handle the Ports, they aro requested to ask the Bedroom Steward to open and close the Portholes in tho staterooms as required.

LIBRARY, Books can be obtained on applying to tho Lounge Steward.

COMPLAINTS. It is our earnest and constant endeavour to satisfy and please our passengers. Should any cause for complaint arise it is requested that such should be at once reported to the Commander, Purser or Chief Steward.

SERVICE. Suggestions for the improvement of the service will be welcomed.

RECEPTION OFFICER

For the convenience of passengers not fully conversant with the English language, the Company has appointed to this steamer a Reception Officer able to converse in the majority of European languages, and whose services are at the disposal of passengers, if required,

Enquiry for the Reception Officer should be made at the Purser's Office, and it is hoped that passengers will not hesitate to avail of his services.

STEWARDS SPEAKING FOREIGN LANGUAGES

Stewards speaking a number of European languages are available for the convenience of passengers and may be identified by the badge worn on the lapel of their coat bearing the flag of the country the language of which they speak.

RECOVERY OF U.S. HEAD TAX

Refund of Head Tax can be obtained provided passengers have complied with the following conditions;—

(1) Inform the U.S. Immigration Inspector on arrival that it is their intention to leave the United States within sixty days, and obtain, from the Inspector " Head Tax Refund Certificate " (Form 514).

(2) When leaving the United States to have the departure certified on Form 514 by the Purser of the vessel or by the conductor of the train upon which the departure takes place.

(3) The Immigration Authorities impose a time limit of 120 days from date of entry, after which claims for refund will not be considered. Passengers must, therefore, submit Form 614, duly completed, to the Company in sufficient time to enable the Company to mako their application within this limit of time (120 days).

SPECIAL NOTICE for Round Trip Tourist Passengers

Passengers holding return tickets who are undecided about their United States and Canadian addresses should advise same to our nearest office in the United States or Canada as soon as possible.

If this is done by letter, please mention sailing on which you will return and accommodation reserved.

All passengers holding return tickets are requested to communicate with our nearest office at least a week in advance of their sailing from United States or Canada, so that necessary formalities may be arranged in connection with their return passage.

RETURN ACCOMMODATION

For those passengers who may be returning from the United States or Canada to Europe, and who have NOT yet made the necessary reservations, the Purser will be pleased to radio New York, Boston or Montreal Office for any accommodation required. This will enable passengers to complete their arrangements before leaving the steamer and will, consequently, save them time and trouble after landing.

DANCE MUSIC

The Orchestra will play daily at times to suit the convenience of passengers and to Conform to the programme arranged for the day, but generally at the following times:—

  • 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • 8 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • 9-30 p.m. to 11-30 p.m.

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