Arts & Culture

July 29, 2007 4:33 AM

Of `Star Style' and a reporter named Hemingway

In 1915, the sinking of the Lusitania received exceptional play in

The Star

. A two-column headline announced the tragedy, the first of many in the next few years. The European powers plunged deeper into war, drawing the United States inexorably toward the trenches, which already snaked across the fields of eastern France.

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