Guayama message in a bottle

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Guayama message in a bottle - f Correspondence of the N. Y. Express. '...
f Correspondence of the N. Y. Express. ' Guayama, Porto Rico, Sept. 10,1841. . Gentlemen The annexed document was taken from a sealed bottle found on the beach in this harbor this morning. As it may be interesting interesting to nautical men generally, and Capt. Kendrick in particular, I send it to you, that its contents may be made public through your valuable journal : " Ship Wellington, of London, W. C. Kendrick, Commander, From Madras nnd Cape bound to London. Lat. 13 J 58' North, Long. 35 30' West. This bottle h despatched for the purpose of throwing some light on the ocean currents, and it is earnestly requested that the lime and place of finding it mav he publicly made known. At sea, April'l5th, 1841."

Clipped from The Times-Picayune26 Oct 1841, TuePage 2

The Times-Picayune (New Orleans, Louisiana)26 Oct 1841, TuePage 2
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