The Baltic Fleet.
Officers and Crew Confident.
Japanese Discoveries at Fort Arthur.
Women and Children Withdraw from Harbin.
Japanese Red Cross Society.
Keceived. April 25, 8.30 a.m. London, April 24 A Saigon telegram reports thab the Baltic Fleet was last sighted IS miles off the Annam Coast, steering north. I When leaving Kaniranb. Bay Rozjestvenski suffered from dysentry. Officers and crews are confident of victory. The Japanese have restored the tortifi* cations at Port Arthur, and discovered huge quantities of buried ammunition and shells. Women and children are withdrawing 1 from Harbin. The next battle is expected east or south of Tsitsihar. The Japanese Red Cross Society has an excess of members. Four thousand are engaged m succouring the wounded.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6553, 25 April 1905
The Baltic Fleet. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6553, 25 April 1905
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