SIR ERNEST SHACKLETON.
PLANS FOR ANTARCTIC EXPE; DITION.
Ssdnet, June 29. Sir Ernest Shackleton has invited Ernest Joyce to join his forthcoming AntarotiC expedition. In his letter, Sir Ernest states that he proposes to divide the expedition into two sections—a Weddell Sea seotion and a Ross Sea seotion, The party at the Weddel Sea will include the trans-continental party, and the Boss Sea seotion will oonsist of six men, who will lay a depot at the foot of the Beardmore Glazier for the trans continental party, and will possibly winter at the Cape Evans hut, This programme will be adopted if sufficient money is forthcoming, otherwise there will only be the Weddel Sea ship and one small party for the trans continental journey.
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SIR ERNEST SHACKLETON., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXII, Issue 4408, 30 June 1914
SIR ERNEST SHACKLETON. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXII, Issue 4408, 30 June 1914
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