LETTER: James Gibson and Sons, Fenton House, 112-113 Fenchurch Street, London to W. J. Hughes, Auckland, Penysarn.
They have heard from Capt. Willisms that W. J. Hughes wishes to be paid off in Rotterdam due to anxiety at home.
They would like to know whether his absence is temporary so that they can try and keep his position open.
The vessel is proceeding from Deauville / Antwerp to undergo survey.