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AUCKLAND, November 5. An arrivel in tha Auckland Harbor today was the. French steamer Francoes, a vessel of 600 tone, which, was in Papeete Harbor when the place waa bombarded by German cruisers, and which, within a few hours, steamed away to carry news to the British authorities. The chief mate of the Francoes stat.es that when it waa apparent that tho hostile cruisers were beyond, the range of the guns in the fort the French decide 4 to reserve their ammunition and resist a possible attempt to land by the enemy.
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FROM TAHITI., Evening Star, Issue 15642, 5 November 1914
FROM TAHITI. Evening Star, Issue 15642, 5 November 1914
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