This page has already been transcribed. You can find new pages to transcribe here.


[Page 37]

The ship is a beautiful vessel of 47000 tons, and can steam 25 knots an hour. There are hot and cold running baths, ballroom in fact everything, and it is quite easy for a newcomer on board to get lost for a time. The ballroom is surrounded by a gallery supported by white pillars. In peace time the boat carries 300 stokers and firemen, and it is said burns 1000 tons of coal a day. Her crew numbers somewhere about 1500. 23rd Oct. continued. We passed Malta at a long distance at 9.15 a.m. today, and at 10.15 are

Current Status: