Mr. McCormick to Mr. Hay.
St. Petersburg, May 8, 1904.
Ettrick Dale arrived Vladivostok 4th. Leaves to-day with 326 Japanese from Korsakovk. Admiral Alexieff was advised 5th April and the ministry marine, Red Cross, and Grand Duke Alexander Michaelovitch, minister of commercial marine on 6th, of the equipment of the Japanese hospital ships.