Transports Purchased by Japan.
Ifc is rumoured at Tokio that the Baltic Fleet's destination is Petropavlovsk, where the Eussiauß are collecting coal. Japan has purchased fiace the beginning of the year m Britain Germany, and elsewhere thiity merchant steamer.*, presumably for transports. The Paris correspondent of tho " Times " states that Admiral Eozjesfcvenski is off the island of Hai-nan, near Whatrung, It is believed that he is obtaining supplies from the shore.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6562, 5 May 1905
Baltic Fleet. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6562, 5 May 1905
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