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Syonan Shimbun, 27 May 1943

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The Syonan Sinbun NO. 146 THURSDAY. MAY 27. KOtfl 2603. SYOWA 18 SEVEN CENTS

TENNO HEIKA GRANTS HONOURS TO NAVAL OFFICERS AND MEN [ARTICLE]

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TENNO HEIKA GRANTS HONOURS TO NAVAL OFFICERS AND MEN FOR GALLANTRY, MERITORIOUS SERVICES TOKYO, May 27.—The Kaigun-sho and Shokun Kyoku (Navy Ministry and the Bureau of Decorations) jointly announced that Tenno Heika was pleased to grant honours today in commemoration of the 38th Navy Day to officers and men of

The "Z" Flag [ARTICLE]

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The "Z" Flag Opinion TODAY, 38 years ago, the a most glorious page in Nippon 1 naval history came to be writlen. On that memorable day, May 27, 1905, as the much- taunted Great Russian Baltic Fleet was sighted, our gallant Marquis Fleet-Admiral Heiha- chiro Togo, in hoisting the Z

Imperial Navy Sinks Over 110,000 Tons Enemy Ships [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Imperial Navy Sinks Over 110,000 Tons Enemy Ships DAI HONYEI ANNOUNCEMENT Docnei TOKYO, May 26. Over one hundred and eleven thousand tons of enemy shipping were sent to the bottom by Nippon naval units since May 5 up to May 24, while during the period from Apr. 1 to May

Nippon Forces Now Control Yangtze River [ARTICLE]

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Nippon Forces Now Control Yangtze River BIG STRETCH CLEARED BY A DOMEI MILITARY COMMENTATOR TOKYO, May 26.—Nippon naval units, which had been engaged since May 15 in mopplng-up operations in Yangtze River region; up to Ichang. in co-operation with Nippon Army units, succeeded ln clearing and opening up by May

FLEET ADMIRAL'S STATE FUNERAL FIXED FOR JUNE 5 [ARTICLE]

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FLEET ADMIRAL'S STATE FUNERAL FIXED FOR JUNE 5 Domel TOKYO, May 25—Joho Kyoku (Board of Information) announced at 11 a.m. that the State funeral for Fleet Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto, the late Commander-in-Chief of the Combined Fleet, will be Hfcld on June 5 at Hibiya Park ami the ashes of the

GAYDA EXTOLS NIPPON NAVY [ARTICLE]

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GAYDA EXTOLS NIPPON NAVY Relieves tyther Axis Units Of A Burden Domel. ROME, May 21—In a special contribution to Doifcei on the occasion of the 38th$ Nippcn Navy Day, Virginio Gayda, editor of the Giornale d Itafia. today extolled the Nippon/ Navy for its brilliant achievements in the current war.

Naval Commander At Syonan Firmly Determined To Wipe Out Anglo-American Enemies [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Naval Commander At Syonan Firmly Determined To Wipe Out Anglo-American Enemies SPECIAL NAVY DAY MESSAGE FIRM determination to wipe out Anglo-American influences is expressed by the Commander-in-Chief, Imperial naval forces at Syonan, in a special message to the people on the occasion of Navy Day, which is being celebrated today.

Sinking Of New-Type Enemy Battleship In Third Battle Of Solomons Vividly Told In Pictures [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Sinking Of New-Type Enemy Battleship In Third Battle Of Solomons Vividly Told In Pictures liie suikiug of an enrm v new-type battleship d .lin? a nig* t battle in the Solomons area in th: Soath-West Pacific the third of a series of naval battles in that theatre —is vividly told

HAKKO ICHIU Will Guarantee JUSTICE, EQUALITY for ALL NATIONS [ARTICLE]

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HAKKO ICHIU Will Guarantee JUSTICE, EQUALITY for ALL NATIONS YAKICIII TKRADA l;v •LjAKKO Ichlu- represents the national policy consistently pursued by Nippon since the country was founded and it forms the basic spirit underlying Nippon's present stupendous action. The question of what it really means must, therefore, be a matter

MOUNT FUJI Symbolizes LOFTY IDEALS Of NIPPON [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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MOUNT FUJI Symbolizes LOFTY IDEALS Of NIPPON I IKE the Hinomaru flag, Mount Fuji may be regarded as one of the most fitting symbols of the character of Nippon and her people. In this mountain of world fame, the people of Nippon see a sublime expression of their national ideals

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(ttfr) IN HONOUR OF NAVY DAY EIGA HAIKYU SHA presents KAIGUN SYORI NO KIROKU DEPICTING THE BRILLIANT PART PLAYED BY THE IMPERIAL NAVY IN THE DAI TOA SENSO at the KYO-EI GEKIJO TO-DAY FIVE SHOWS 12 noon—2 p.m.—4—6—8.30 p.m. Upstairs 20 cts. Downstairs 10 cts. FREE LIST SUSPENDED TO-NIGHT—9 o'clock

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For LADIES and GENTLEMEN Heeren Beauty Salon, 24*. ORCHARD ROAD, SYONAN. Hairdressing and Permanent Waving attended by an experienced Stan*. Quick and Efficient Service. With The Compliments of K. A. J. Chotirmall Co., 41/43, HIGH STREET, SYONAN-TO. Cheong Hock Chye Co., Limited Licensed Auctioneers and Valuers. Km. 14 16. ROBINSON

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NANMEI-SOO 30, CAIRNHILL ROAD. The most charmingly situated Restaurant in Syonan. Delicious Chinese and European Pood. Melodious Music and Prompt Service. Excellent Tennis Courts for Hire. Spacious Car Park. All Modern conveniences. The Ideal Spot For Entertaining Your Friends. Telephone 2963. WmtommjuK DEALERS IN |fi**ifc«*tfX» OIL.EIECTRK LAMP BULBS tf^^^^^^* HARDWARES.

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I "SYONAN ENGINEERS" Mechanical, Marine and Mining Engineers Boat Designers. Machinery Merchants. Government Contractors and Machinery Valuers. Phone 4342. 52. CECIL STREET, SYONAN-TO. For Clothes Well-Tailoreri SEE 98. I*o I*2. HIGH ST.. SYONAN. Telephone 7627.—

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CIIEONG KOON SENG CO., LTD. (Incorporated in Syonan). General Auctioneers, Valuers, Receivers and Real Estate Agente. Valuations made. Rents collected and Mortgages Arranged. Rrfisteied Offices No*. 4 10, OHIXIA STREET. Telephone No. 7948. With The Compliments of HINNAM LITTLE DISPENSARY, LTD. 309, 311 313, NORTH BRIDGE ROAD, SYONAN. Here Is

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Drink POLIMALT A nourishing beverage scientifically prepared for young and old. Try also our specially prepared COFFEE. PHOON HENG TRADING CO. 233-B, Victoria Street, STONAN KOA BARBER SALOON (next to Spot Radio, Ltd.) 56, ORCHARD ROAD. Most up-to-date and truly hygienic Saloon in Syonan. Open to All. REVISED EDITION Everybody's

Imperial Navy Rules the Waves [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Imperial Navy Rules the Waves £*>** «t»* tft« •trttrcn* of 0«l foa thm might pf imperial Nippon Naoy h<n nmtU ifmtt Mt «t thmtmd* mxpan*m +t thm Pmei^^'^itd India* tk* north *a vMiP&»' m M« «mTA, «m<f Aao« o/so carried out unpmrulltitd +xpt*il* in arrnm ranging from thm »rf itn>M.'pjMljjr

ln Imperial Navy, Axis Have Most Effective Instrument For Victory [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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ln Imperial Navy, Axis Have Most Effective Instrument For Victory ITALIAN TRIBUTE TO NIPPON THE PEOPLE of Germany and Italy deem it an ex- tremely high honour, and are proud of the fact that in the Nippon Navy, they have one of the most effective instruments for the attainment of

Progress Made With Astounding Rapidity [ARTICLE]

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Progress Made With Astounding Rapidity SINCE its outbreak, Dai Toa Senso (Greater East Asia War) lias progressed with astounding 'rapidity. The overwhelming victories of the Imperial Nippon Forces, beginning with the annihilating blow dealt to the Amerl-. can Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbour, the lightning attack on the British Fleet

Shanghai Nippon-jin To Present Warplanes [ARTICLE]

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Shanghai Nippon-jin To Present Warplanes DcmeL CHANGHAI. K£« 27—The Nippon community here, beginning from May 21. has been celebrating the 38th Imperial Navy Day, commemorating the historic victcry of May 27, 1905. of the Nippon Navy over the Russian Navy in the Battle of Nippon Sea. The series of programs

WORLD AMAZED BY ACHIEVEMENT OF IMPERIAL NAVY [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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WORLD AMAZED BY ACHIEVEMENT OF IMPERIAL NAVY Mission Of Securing Command Of The Sea THE WORLD STANDS BEWILDERED. BEREFT OF SPEECH OVER THE SEEMINGLY SUPERHUMAN ACHIEVEMENTS OF THE IMPERIAL NAVY OF NIPPON EVER SINCE THE OUTBREAK OF DAI TOA SENSO. PEOPLE IN NIPPON AND ABROAD OF COURSE, KNEW IN A

Russo-Nippon War Spirit Recalled [ARTICLE]

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Russo-Nippon War Spirit Recalled npHE severe test of endurance triumphantly overcome by the Nippon people at the RussoNippon war in J904-05, was recalled by Admiral Baron Kiyokazu Abo, former Kaigun Daljin (Navy Minister), in a special article published recently in the Tokyo Shimbun, says Domei. Admiral Abo recalled how the

NIPPON VICTORIES UNPARALLELED IN HISTORY [ARTICLE]

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NIPPON VICTORIES UNPARALLELED IN HISTORY ADMIRAL RYOZO *rHE victories of the Imperial Nippon Pcrces over the enemies in the various fronts in the south from the standpoint of their size, speed with which they were achieved, and their strategical importance, are, Indeed, records unparalleled in wcrld history which our friends

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IN CELEBRATION OF NAVY DAY KABUSIKI KAISYA MATUZAKAYA (MATUZAKAYA COMPANY. LIMITED) NEW OFFICE, 7-12, RAFFLES PLACE, SYONAN-TO. (Former Robinson Company's Building) TELEPHONES: Business Office Not. 4867, 4868, 6555, 6556. Residence No*. 2327, 4930.

Ingenuity, Enterprise Of Malaians Revealed At Products Exhibition [ARTICLE]

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Ingenuity, Enterprise Of Malaians Revealed At Products Exhibition ATTRACTIVE DISPLAY TO BE SHOWN IN SYONAN FROM JUNE 15 POSITIVE proof that ingenuity and enterprise are by no means lacking in the people of Malai will be found by those who visit the Tropical Products Exhibition to be held at the

Shantung Police Take Hand In Mopping Enemy [ARTICLE]

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Shantung Police Take Hand In Mopping Enemy Dornei. TSINAN, May 25.—1n addition to the outstanding war results scored against Chungking forces under the command of General Yu-Hsuch-chung since May 11 In central Shantung by the joint SinoNippon forces, it was reported that the Provincial Poiice Corps In Shantung in four

Indian Gaoled For Impersonation [ARTICLE]

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Indian Gaoled For Impersonation CONVICTED on two counts of Impersonation and attempted extorticn, an Indian, Pakiry Ramasar.iy, was sentenced to six months' rigorous imprisonment and 10 strokes of the rotan in the Third Police Court yesterday. It was alleged that, on April 23. Ramasamy, posing as a Government employee, went

Chiang Panicky Over Fall Of Yuyangkwan [ARTICLE]

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Chiang Panicky Over Fall Of Yuyangkwan Dotnel. NANKING, May 26.—The capture of the vital base of Yuyantkwan in the Chungking 6th war zone, by Nippon forces on May 24 is a blow to the Chungking High Command who regarded its capture as a threat to the front gates of Chungking

Vichy, Spain, Sweden Denmark Relinquish Rights In Kulangsu [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Vichy, Spain, Sweden Denmark Relinquish Rights In Kulangsu Dwaei. NANKING, May 25.— 1t is disclosed that the formal retrocession of the administrative tights of France, Spain, Sweden and Denmark over the international settlements in Kulangsu in Amoy will be held on June 18 with duo ceremonies. The Foreign and Publicity

Air Attack On Warships Off Attu Puzzles U.S. [ARTICLE]

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Air Attack On Warships Off Attu Puzzles U.S. lIMI TOKYO, May 25.—According to a Washington dispatch via Lisben, Americans have been puzzled as to whether the Nippon planes which attacked American warships in thj Aleutian Waters, took off from aircraft-carriers, or from nearby land bases. It will be recalled that

Freedom Only Solution To India Problem [ARTICLE]

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Freedom Only Solution To India Problem NIPPON TIMES EDITORIAL Domri TOKYO, May 26.—The Nippon Times commenting editorially on Nippon pounding of the enemy 22se in Chittagong says it serves 2S a reminder of what Nippon's war against Britain means for the British rule in India. "Nippon official circles have made

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D'SOUZA BROS. Department Store. 106, NORTH BRIDGE ROAD, SYONAN. Established 1925. TOCK TYPEWRITER CO. 75, (hin Swee Ro:id, fefi^a Phone 2633. E Pi SYONAN-TO. J|gggP Dealers in dHSraH^^^ Calculating ""^gr and Adding Machines. Typewriters and Repairers to all makes of machines in- luclLipr Nipponese Typewriters Monthly cleaning of machines in

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Only Store For BASEBALL GOODS ROSE CO., LTD. 86, NORTH BRIDGE ROAD. 'Phone 6396 —SYONAN. REFINED MEDICINAL RED PALM OIL VITAPALM (Palm Oil in more palatable form). Insist On EAGLE BRAND Obtainable at Sincere Dispensary, Ltd. SYONAN.

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KYO-EI: Navy Day Programme:— "KAIGUN SYORI NO KIROKU." 12 noon—2 p.m.—4—6—8.30 p.m. To-morrow: "THE DOOR WITH 7 LOCKS." 3—6—8.30 p.m. SYOWA: "KAIGUN SENKI" 12 noon—2 p.m. 4—a—8.30 p.m, ISHIHO: "THE FROG." 3—6— 8.30 p.m. INDO "HATIM-TAI-KE-BETI" (Hindustani). Daily, 2.30 p.m.—5.30— 8.30 p.m TAMATO: "NOAN YUET KAM SENG" (Cantonese). 3—6—8.30 p.m.

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The Oldest, Cleanest and well-patronised Saloon in Syonan. COLEMAN HAIRDRESSING SALOON, 37, Coteman Street. Where Best and Prompt Service Is assured. With The Compliments of JITTS CO., LTD. Printers and Stationers. No. 96, ROBINSON ROAD, SYON//N. With The Compliments of MEDICAL OFFICE, Chemists and Druggists. 300, NORTH BRIDGE ROAD, SYONAN

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High Class LADIES' Si GENTS' TAILORS. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Indo Nipponese Store, 84, NORTH BRIDGE ROAD, SYONAN. With The Compliments of Maganlal Nagindas Co. 85/87, ARAB STREET, SYONAN. G. H. KIAT CO., LTD. Printers and Stationers. 6 8, ROBINSON ROAD. SYONAN. 'Phone 6506. SITUATIONS VACANT WANTED fifty (50) COOLIES urgently to

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With The Compliments of ESTATE TRUST AGENCIES (1927) LTD. 2, COLLYER QUAY. SYONAN. For All RADIO REPAIRS, Consult S. P. SHOTAM CO. RADIO SOUND ENGINEERS, 12, Orchard Rood. SYONAN. Phone *****. With The Compliments of BASRAI BROS. Stationers and Account Books Manufacturers. SYONAN—KUALA LUMPI'R. DUPLICATING SETS, STENCIL PLATES, DUPLICATING INK.

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TODAY'S PROGRAM 6 p.m. music; 6.20 p.m. news in Nippon language for beginners; 6.30 p.m. Malai Children's songs; 6.50 p.m. daily training of Syonan Nautical School; 7.10 p.m. Navy Day commentary in Malai; 7.20 p.m. news in Malai; 7.35 p.m. Nippon songs by Teachers' Choir; 7.50 p.m. Navy Day commentary

Italian Long-Distance Bombers Attack Enemy Bases In Sudan [ARTICLE]

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Italian Long-Distance Bombers Attack Enemy Bases In Sudan SERIOUS DAMAGE INFLICTED D?>tnef. LISBON, May 25.—Long-distance Italian bomber formations raided Sudan and Italian East Africa, states an official Italian war communique. Other information from Rome says (that in the night of May 24 Italian bombers, starting from an eastern Mediterranean base,

Nippon Strengthens Daily Basis For Final Victory [ARTICLE]

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Nippon Strengthens Daily Basis For Final Victory Doiuel. TOKYO. May 26—The United Sines which is engrossed in publicizing its gigantic production expansion program has little confidence in the possibility of waging a prolonged war, while Nippon is carrying out construction side by side with the war against Britain and the

Nippon Adds Brilliant Page To Annals Of Naval Warfare [ARTICLE+ILLUSTRATION]

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Nippon Adds Brilliant Page To Annals Of Naval Warfare LATE FLEET ADMIRAL'S FEAT BY A NAVAL COMMENTATOR Dotnel. TOKYO, May 26.—Another brilliant page has been added to the annals of naval warfare by the strategy of late Fleet Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto, who fully demonstrated the might of aircraft and settled,

Naval Flyers To Take Part in Celebrations [ARTICLE]

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Naval Flyers To Take Part in Celebrations DonH TOKYO. May 26.—0n Navy Day tomorrow, several hundred young naval flyers will march through the streets of th» capital. Starting in front of Tokyo Station, the flyers will proceed to the plaza in frcnt of the Imperial Palace to pay respects to

Strike Hits U.S. Rubber Industry [ARTICLE]

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Strike Hits U.S. Rubber Industry 6,000 WORKERS WALK OUT Dome! BUENOS AIRES. May 25—Six thousand more workers have joined the mass walk-out in the rubber industry in Akron, Ohio, and it is now estimated that 38,000 workers of Goodrich, Firestone, Goodyear and General Tire Ccmpaniea are idle, according to Press

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Est. 3568 TRADE "^^N B I^^^ MARK Est. 2568 NIPPON BAIYAKU KAISHA Thr Appointed Sole Importers and Exporters of CHEMICALS, DRUGS, PAT. MEDICINES, GLASS BOTTLES COTTO: AND FIBRE MADEUP ARTICLES, SUNDRY GOODS. No. 3. 3A/D, MALACCA STREET. SYONAN TOKUBETU-SI Phone 737S Office 7337 Manager's Residence Manager H. HAYASHIDA. Mitsubishi Marine

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SHINIZUGUMI Co., Ltd. (Established In 2464). ARCHITECTURAL and CIVIL ENGINEERING CONTRACTORS 61, Arcade, Raffles Place. Tel. Office 2905 2906 3271 Residence 3270 2922 Wanted men experienced in Building and Civil Engineering Works. Please apply personally to SHIMIZU Gl MI Co., 61. Arcade, between 9 to 11 a.m.

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Always at Your Service BATA SHOE CO., LTD. 119, NORTH BRIDGE ROAD. SYONAN. BUSINESS HOURS Daily 10.00—12.00 Noon. 2.00— 4.00 p.m. Saturday 10.00—2.00 p.m. (Non-stop). Sunday "closed." Nomura Toindo Shokusan K.K. fW*EDflE»iit#3t#*t Syonan Office AMBER BUILDING. MALACCA ST. Telephone Nos. 5677 to 5681. Branches PENANQ, IPOH. KOTA BHARU, KUALA LUMPUR.

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KAIGAI DOBOKU Bukit Timah Factory 6th Mile BUKIT TIMAH ROAD Phone 5068. City Office 17-B, ROBINSON ROAD, SYONAN. Phone 2348. HUME PIPES CONCRETE PIPES WELDED STEEL PIPES WIRE MESH GENERAL WELDING WORKS. MITSUI BUSSAN KAISHA, LTD. Established 1876. Head Office: Tokyo, Nippon. Syonan Office X.P.M. CHAMBERS, FINLAYSON GREEN. Telephone Nos.

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THE NANYO SHOKO 33, RAFFLES PLACE, SYONAN. Tel. No. 6662 Branch PENAISG BRANCH 8, BEACH STREET, MCNANC TAISHO MARINE FIRE INSURANCE Co., Ltd. (Incorporated in Nippon) CAPITAL V IO.OOrt <K)O RESERVES V 41.650 M« MARINE, TRANSPORT. FIRE, MOTOR VEHICLES and PERSONAL ACCIDENT INSURANCES SYONAN OFFICE: 2nd Floor X P, M,