March 25, 2013 – AP Newsbreak
After the SS United States Conservancy’s announcement that the United States faces dismantling within the next two months unless sufficient funds are raised, the world’s news organizations once again began to buzz with stories about the fabled ship.
The Associated Press featured the ship’s plight on “The Big Story” page, in addition to offering a summary of the liner’s career and the Conservancy’s subsequent campaign for her preservation. The full story can be read here.
From Executive Director Susan Gibbs: “It’s an all hands on deck moment. Now is the time, there’s a window. Within months it will close unless everyone assists in the effort.”
Again, you can read the full article HERE