Washington Post Receives Letter From Fifth Graders Correcting Their ‘Titanic’ Mistake

After publishing an April roundup of Titanic books, Washington Post contributing Editor Dennis Drabelle received something rather unexpected. It was the most adorable correction ever from an unlikely source-a fifth grade class from Burning Tree Elementary School in Bethesda.

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Drabelle based on all the research he did on Titanic reached to the conclusion that the great ship collided with the iceberg on April 15th-something that the youngsters refuted with an adorable correction written on a large letter. According to the fifth graders, “the Titanic hit the iceberg shortly before midnight on April 14, 1912.” Washington Post Fiction Editor Ron Charles tweeted a photo of the oversized correction.

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