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RMS Belgenland Passenger List - 8 August 1930

Front Cover, RMS Belgenland Passenger List - 8 August 1930

Tourist Passenger List from the RMS Belgenland of the Red Star Line, Departing 8 August 1930 from Antwerp to New York via Southampton and Cherbourg, Commanded by Captain W. A. Morehouse.

Senior Officers and Staff

  1. Commander: W. A MOREHOUSE
  2. Chief Engineer: J. RUSSELL MACKAY
  3. Surgeon: F. BASECQ M.D. Grad. Trop. School. Hon. Cap. S.A.M.C.         
  4. Assistant Surgeon : R. LUYTEN M. D.
  5. Purser: J. A LOCK
  6. Assistant Purser: W. I. BROWNRIGG
  7. Chief Steward: W. T. HEATH

Tourist Passengers

  1. Abbott, Mr Donald
  2. Abdon, Mr Howard
  3. Adriaenssens, Mrs Therese
  4. Adriaenssens, Master Jos.
  5. Allan, Mr Ralph
  6. Alling, Miss Jeanne
  7. Anderson, Miss Annie
  8. Armime, Miss Ruth
  9. Armstrong, Prof. A. H.
  10. Arteel, Mrs Mary
  11. Avram, Miss Anna
  12. Baecke, Mrs Maria
  13. Baecke. Miss Emma
  14. Baecke, Mr Josef
  15. Bailey. Mr Harold
  16. Bauer, Dr Leon
  17. Barban, Miss Dora
  18. Barban, Miss Beky
  19. Barrett, Miss Louise
  20. Barrett, Miss Louise
  21. Bates, Mrs S.
  22. Beckman, Mrs Philomène
  23. Bergh, Mr Hjalmar
  24. Berry, Mr John
  25. Biasi, Mr Angelo
  26. Biebuyck, Mrs Madeleine
  27. Birnbaum, Mr Alexander
  28. Birnbaum, Mrs Elma
  29. Bishop, Master Armand
  30. Bishop. Miss Mary
  31. Bishop, Miss Loretta
  32. Blaakman, Mr Emiel
  33. Blaakman, Mrs Marie
  34. Blaakman, Miss Leona
  35. Blondeel, Mrs Elodie
  36. Blumberg, Miss Irene
  37. Bock, Mr Arthur
  38. Bock, Mrs Ellen
  39. Bodevin, Mrs Suzan
  40. Bodio, Mr Pietro
  41. Boens, Mrs Clemence
  42. Boens, Miss Bertha
  43. Boisson, Mr Hamlet
  44. Bonner, Mr Arthur
  45. Boniver, Mr Jean, M.
  46. Boniver, Mrs Elisabeth
  47. Boot, Miss Antonia
  48. Borley, Mrs D.
  49. Borley, Master Jack
  50. Bowers, Miss Marion
  51. Boylan, Mrs Catherine
  52. Brassine, Mr George
  53. Breckwoldt, Mrs A.
  54. Brennan, Miss Mary, E.
  55. Brennan, Mrs P.
  56. Briesemeister, Miss Laura
  57. Brown,Miss Doris
  58. Brown, Miss Constance
  59. Brown, Miss Isabella
  60. Browne, Mr Samuel S.
  61. Browne, Mrs Florence
  62. Brusher, Mr Henry, J.
  63. Buchanan, Miss Isabel
  64. Burns, Mr J A.
  65. Burns, Mrs
  66. Burrus, Mr J. D.
  67. Bus, Mr Joe
  68. Busch, Mr Ernest
  69. Busch, Mr Ernest
  70. Buysscher, Mrs Helen
  71. Caldwell, Mrs M.
  72. Calmeyn, Mr Silver
  73. Campbell, Miss Marceline
  74. Candries, Mrs Charlotte
  75. Cantlin, Miss Celeste
  76. Cassidy, Dr. Louis
  77. Cassidy, Mrs Virginia
  78. Caspole, Miss Florence
  79. Cato, Mr Robert
  80. Chantrenne, Mr Oscar
  81. Chapman, Mrs June, R.
  82. Childress, Miss Ethel
  83. Chraga, Rev. John
  84. Clayton, Miss P. W.
  85. Clinchy, Rev. R. J.
  86. Clinchy, Mrs.
  87. Collier, Mr John
  88. Collier, Prof. Theodor
  89. Coolens, Mrs Emma
  90. Coolens, Miss Louise
  91. Coolens, Master Jules
  92. Coughlin, Miss Helen
  93. Coughlin, Miss Mary, C.
  94. Counsil, Miss Marjory. E.
  95. Crooker, Miss Myrtie
  96. Cruickshank, Mrs Mary
  97. Currier, Miss Edith
  98. Daily, Miss Alberta
  99. Davidson, Miss Mary
  100. Davidson, Miss Nellie
  101. Davis, Mr George
  102. Davis, Mrs Martha
  103. Day, Mrs Annie, M.
  104. De Baere, Mr René
  105. De Coster, Mrs Gabrielle
  106. De Graeve, Mrs Helene
  107. De Graeve, Master Emile
  108. De Grande, Mr Alfons
  109. De Grande, Mrs Augusta
  110. De Grande, Miss Martha
  111. De Grande, Master René
  112. De Grande, Miss Bertha
  113. De Grande, Miss Margaret
  114. De Grande, Master Arthur
  115. De Grande, Master Frank
  116. De Grande, Master Donald
  117. De Keuninck, Mr Cyrille
  118. De Keuninck, Mrs Pauline
  119. De Keuninck, Master Cyr.
  120. Delchambre, Mrs Melanie
  121. Delobel, Mr Gustaaf
  122. De Meyere, Mrs Emma
  123. De Peuter, Mrs Mary
  124. De Witte, Mrs Louise
  125. De Witte, Miss Margarete
  126. Dhooge, Mrs Marie
  127. Dhulst, Mrs Pauline
  128. Dhuyvetter, Mr Hector
  129. Dhuyvetter, Mrs Clement.
  130. Dhuyvetter, Mr Edgar
  131. Dhuyvetter, Mr Leonard
  132. Dickerhoft, Mr Chas. M.
  133. Dolan, Miss Mildred
  134. Doller, Miss Rose
  135. Donahue, Mrs Helen
  136. Dooms, Mrs Mathilda
  137. Dougherty, Mr
  138. Douws, Mrs Jeanne
  139. Douws, Master Louis
  140. Driscoll, Miss Margaret
  141. Drobey, Mr
  142. Drobey, Mrs
  143. Drury, Mr L. M.
  144. Duer, Miss Louise
  145. Duer, Mrs Christiane
  146. Dunham, Miss C. A.
  147. Dupire, Mrs Julie
  148. Dusenbury, Miss Alma, F.
  149. Eggermont, Mrs Irène
  150. English, Miss Mary
  151. Everi, Mrs Mathilde
  152. Faucett, Mr Robert
  153. Fees, Miss Margaret
  154. Feldman, Miss Jeanette
  155. Fenska, Mr Richard
  156. Fenska, Mrs Edna
  157. Fenska, Miss Bonnie
  158. Ferguson, Mrs Clementina
  159. Filipowicz, Mrs
  160. Filipowicz, Miss
  161. Firth, Mr Thomas, H.
  162. Fischer, Miss Ida
  163. Fitzsimons, Mr Thomas
  164. Flannery, Miss Margaret
  165. Fleming, Mr. H. K.
  166. Fly, Dr. Lawrence
  167. Focht, Miss Georgia
  168. Franssens, Mr Emil
  169. Franssens, Mrs Fiorina
  170. Frick, Miss Gene
  171. Galle, Mrs Carolina
  172. Galle, Miss Irene
  173. Galle, Mr Gustave
  174. Gauld, Miss Lois, M.
  175. Geddes, Mrs Zelda
  176. Giese, Mr Ferdinand
  177. Giese, Mrs Elise
  178. Gloor, Mrs Ida
  179. Goodwin, Miss A.
  180. Gordon, Miss Dorothy
  181. Goosens, Mrs Therese
  182. Gourmaud, Mr Louis
  183. Gray, Mr Hugh
  184. Green, Mr Charles, A.
  185. Greene, Dr. Willard
  186. Greene, Mrs Harriet
  187. Greene, Miss Lois
  188. Grinstein, Mr Symul
  189. Groesbeck, Miss Dorothy
  190. Grosjean, Prof. W. H.
  191. Grosjean, Mrs
  192. Grubsch, Mrs H. W.
  193. Guyaux, Mr Prudent
  194. Hackett, Mrs Jean
  195. Haicken, Dr Irwin
  196. Haiken, Mrs Irwin
  197. Halliwill, Miss Myrtle
  198. Halpin, Mr L.
  199. Hamilton, Miss Therese
  200. Hanks, Miss Sylvia
  201. Hanlin, Miss Nelle
  202. Hannay, Mrs N. C.
  203. Hansen, Mr Adolph
  204. Hargis, Mr J. L.
  205. Hargis, Mr J. L. Jr.
  206. Haskins, Mr Preston, J.
  207. Haskins, Mrs Ella
  208. Hausholden, Miss Augusta
  209. Havice, Mrs, Charle W.
  210. Heard, Mr J. A.
  211. Heil, Miss Bertha
  212. Helfinstein, Mr Roy, C.
  213. Henchey, Miss Mary
  214. Henderson, Miss Leah
  215. Henry, Miss Doris
  216. Higgins, Miss E.
  217. Hilidis, Mrs Elisabeth
  218. Hogan, Miss Agatha
  219. Hogg, Mr Wm
  220. Hogg, Mrs
  221. Hornby, Miss Mary
  222. Hotaling, Miss J.
  223. Howard, Dr. Joseph
  224. Howard, Mrs May
  225. Howard, Miss Mary
  226. Hulley, Mr J.
  227. Hunton, Miss Sarah
  228. Huntoon, Miss Sarah
  229. Hutsch, Mr Charles
  230. Jacquinet, Mr Nicolas
  231. Jacquinet, Mrs Maria
  232. Jaeschke, Mrs Veronica
  233. Jaeschke, Mr Otto
  234. Jamieson, Miss M. B.
  235. Johnson, Miss B.
  236. Joos, Mrs Emma
  237. Joos, Mr Leopold
  238. Kaminski, Mr John
  239. Kaminski, Mrs John
  240. Katz, Miss F.
  241. Keeman, Mrs S.
  242. Keeman, Mr D. E.
  243. Keller, Miss Anna
  244. Keller, Mrs E.
  245. Kempel, Miss Caroline
  246. Kempel, Miss Florence
  247. Kendzora, Mrs Jossie
  248. Keywan, Mr Nicholaus
  249. Keywan, Mrs Patricia
  250. Keywan, Master James
  251. Kiefer, Mrs Anna
  252. Kingsley, Mr John
  253. Kingsley, Mrs
  254. Kirby, Miss Margaret
  255. Kirk, Mrs A.
  256. Kleber, Rev. A. J.
  257. Klein, Mr François
  258. Klockner, Mr W. P,
  259. Kniedinger, Mr Felix
  260. Kobylnyk, Mr Fedor
  261. Koenig, Mr Albert
  262. Koenig, Miss Hedwig
  263. Kooyman, Mrs Johanna
  264. Kooyman, Mr Anthony
  265. Kooyman, Mr Simon
  266. Kraushar, Dr Samuel
  267. Kressel, Mr Samuel
  268. Krisilevsky, Dr Wladimir
  269. Kuhn, Mr Norman
  270. Kuhn, Mrs Helen
  271. Labat, Mrs Cantillis
  272. Laermans, Mrs Margaret
  273. Laermans, Miss Josephine
  274. Laermans, Master John
  275. Lainont, Mr C. l
  276. Lamote, Mrs Mary
  277. Landuyt, Mrs Madeleine
  278. Landuyt, Miss Irène
  279. Lansden, Miss J.
  280. Lapinne, Mrs Louise
  281. Lapinne, Master George
  282. Larson, Miss Ruth
  283. Leemans, Mr Joseph
  284. Leemans, Mr Leon
  285. Lemmenmeier, Mrs Rosa
  286. Lemmenmeier, Miss Rosa
  287. Lenz, Mr Carl
  288. Lenz, Mrs Lena
  289. Levering, Mrs Estella
  290. Levering, Miss Stella
  291. Lewis, Miss Gladys
  292. Lichtenheld, Miss Margar.
  293. Lindeman, Miss Emma
  294. Lineham, Mrs Janet, C.
  295. Little, Miss Ruth
  296. Looms, Mrs Emma
  297. Loving, Mr D. C.
  298. Loving, Mrs
  299. Ludwig, Mrs Minnie
  300. Lutzi, Mr Josias, A.
  301. Lutzi, Mrs
  302. Lybrand, Miss Grace
  303. Mac Millan, Mrs Margaret
  304. Machin, Mrs S. G.
  305. Mader, Mr Frank
  306. Mader, Mrs Mary
  307. Maes, Mrs Marie
  308. Maes, Miss Margaret
  309. Mahoney, Miss Catherine
  310. Markham, Mrs Laura
  311. Marks, Mr c
  312. Martens, Mr Camiel
  313. Masset, Mrs Louise
  314. Mattheyses, Mr Marcel
  315. Mattheyses, Mrs. Isabelal
  316. Mc Allister, Mr Erford
  317. Mc Bride, Mrs Alpha
  318. McConnell, Mrs
  319. McConnell, child
  320. Mc Cue, Miss Goldie
  321. Mc Gurk, Miss Madeleine
  322. Mc Mahon, Miss Mary, A.
  323. Mehaffie, Miss H.
  324. Mellor, Mr Earl
  325. Mellor, Mrs Katharine
  326. Mettepenningen, Mr Aug.
  327. Meyer, Mr. Martin
  328. Meyer, Mr Samuel
  329. Meyer, Mr S. J.
  330. Meyer, Mr John
  331. Meyer, Mrs. J.
  332. Mezz, Dr David
  333. Mezz, Mrs Ruth
  334. Michielsen, Miss Suzette
  335. Mikesell, Mr Raymond
  336. Miller, Mr Désiré, D.
  337. Miller, Miss Ruth
  338. Mills, Prof. L. J.
  339. Mills, Mrs L. J.
  340. Milne, Mr Peter
  341. Minne, Mr Carl
  342. Minne, Mrs Augusta
  343. Moore, Miss L.
  344. Moorman, Mr Win. H.
  345. Moneton, Miss Mary
  346. Morgan, Mrs J. L.
  347. Morrisson, Mr James
  348. Morter, Mrs. Julia
  349. Moshuk, Mr Victor
  350. Moshuk, Mrs Pulcheria
  351. Moss, Miss Emma
  352. Moyaert, Mrs Clemence
  353. Moyaert, Master Louis
  354. Mueller, Mr John
  355. Munson, Miss Amelia
  356. Murray, Mrs Mary
  357. Murray, Miss Catherine
  358. Neagle, Mrs Ida
  359. Nicholaus, Mr Ludwig
  360. Nickel, Mr Theodore
  361. Nicolls, Mr John
  362. Nicolls, Mrs J.
  363. Nicolls, Mr Leslie
  364. Noe, Mrs Martha
  365. Noe, Mr Frank
  366. Noe, Mrs Bertha
  367. Norton, Mrs Ida
  368. Norvelle, Mr Joseph
  369. Norvelle, Mrs J.
  370. O’Brien, Miss Dorothy
  371. O’Donnell, Miss Marietta
  372. Ohlson, Mr Carl
  373. Ohlson, Mrs Catherine
  374. Ohlson, Miss Elsie
  375. Ohlson, Mr C.
  376. Oldham, Miss Elisabeth
  377. Oliver, Mr Odill
  378. Oliver, Mrs Sarilde
  379. Paelman, Mr Gustaaf
  380. Park, Miss A.
  381. Peporte, Mr Gerard
  382. Peporte, Mrs G.
  383. Pfau, Mrs Hermine
  384. Phillips, Mr Win
  385. Piatkowsky, Mr I.
  386. Pierce, Mrs Alvira
  387. Pierce, Miss Barbara
  388. Polomski, Mr R.
  389. Poppe, Mr Jean
  390. Poppe, Mrs Emerance
  391. Poppe, Master Robert
  392. Powell, Miss R.
  393. Pratt, Mr John
  394. Pratt, Mrs Marion
  395. Price, Miss A. A.
  396. Prior, Mrs Grace
  397. Puyh, Mrs M. A.
  398. Quayhackx, Mr Jacob
  399. Quayhackx, Mrs Marie
  400. Quayhackx, Mr Frank
  401. Rass, Mrs Minnie
  402. Rentel, Miss Ottilie
  403. Rickaby, Mr Percy
  404. Rickaby, Mrs P.
  405. Ridgley, Miss Helen
  406. Riebe, Mr Herman
  407. Riedenbach, Mrs Antonia
  408. Roberts, Mrs Texie
  409. Roche, Mr. John, J.
  410. Romano, Mr Eugene
  411. Roscum, Miss Frances
  412. Ross, Miss Mary
  413. Rousseau, Mrs L. A.
  414. Ryan, Miss Katherine
  415. Ryan, Miss Henrietta
  416. Rybe, Mrs Marie
  417. Rybe, Miss Gertrude
  418. Sackenoff, Mr Joseph
  419. Saile, Mr Edward, H.
  420. Saile, Mrs E. H.
  421. Sanderson, Mrs Mary, L.
  422. Sano, Miss Mathilda
  423. Sartini, Mrs Louise
  424. Sartoris, Mr Charles
  425. Sayre, Miss Lila
  426. Schaefer, Mr Otto, L.
  427. Schaefer, Mrs Margaret
  428. Schason, Miss Mathilda
  429. Schiettekat, Mrs Marie
  430. Schiettekat, Miss Melanie
  431. Schiettekat, Mr H.
  432. Schmeidler, Mr John
  433. Schmeidler, Mrs Alva
  434. Schmidt, Mrs Rosamunde
  435. Schockaert, Mrs Josephine
  436. Schram, Mrs Julia
  437. Schram, Miss Charlotte
  438. Schuckardt, Mrs Emma
  439. Schuckardt, Miss Leona
  440. Schuddinck, Mr Alfons
  441. Schuddinck, Mrs Rosalia
  442. Schuddinck, Miss Dorothy
  443. Senhauser, Mr Norman
  444. Senhauser, Mrs N. W.
  445. Selezneff, Mrs Pelagja
  446. Shandro, Mr Miko
  447. Shandro, Mr Andrew
  448. Shelgreen, Miss Esther
  449. Sheridan, Miss Frances
  450. Shot, Miss Vivian. R.
  451. Shott, Mr William. C.
  452. Shott, Mrs Loulou
  453. Sillivan, Mrs Josephine
  454. Simon, Miss S.
  455. Skinner, Miss Betty
  456. Smith, Miss Eva, I.
  457. Smith, Mr E. M.
  458. Smith, Mr John
  459. Smith, Mrs J.
  460. Smith, Mr Wm.
  461. Sorenson, Mrs Belle, B.
  462. Speybroeck, Mrs Martha
  463. Speybroeck. Miss Gloria
  464. Spoelders, Mrs Margaret
  465. Staelens, Mr Emile
  466. Staelens, Mrs Josephine
  467. Standaert, Mrs Sidonie
  468. Steele, Miss Marion
  469. Stein, Mr Donald
  470. Stevens, Mrs Mary
  471. Stevens, Miss Nancy
  472. Stewart, Mrs B.
  473. Stiff, Mrs L. K.
  474. Stokeley, Mr James, O.
  475. Storme, Mr Charles
  476. Sutter, Mr Edward
  477. Svetlik, Mrs Agnes
  478. Svetlik, Miss victoria
  479. Svetlik, Master Lloyd
  480. Svetlik, Master Byron
  481. Tatum, Mr J. G.
  482. Taylor, Mrs Myrtie
  483. Tenczar, Mrs Anna
  484. Tenczar, Miss Mary
  485. Terrell, Miss Edith
  486. Thomas, Miss Marion
  487. Tillie, Miss Alice
  488. Timbers, Mrs Ella
  489. Trog, Mrs Elise
  490. Trog, Miss Great
  491. Trog, Miss Lore
  492. Turnquist, Miss Myrthe
  493. Upton, Mrs Julia
  494. Upton, Miss Florence
  495. Van Denn, Master John
  496. Van de Putte, Mrs Irma
  497. Vande Putte, Master Andrew
  498. Van de Putte, Mr E.
  499. Van de Putte, Mrs L.
  500. Van de Putte, Master George
  501. Van de Velde, Mr Alfred
  502. Van de Velde, Mrs Alfred
  503. Van den Bossche, Mr Octave
  504. Van den Bossche, Mrs Rosalie
  505. Van den Branden, Mr Joseph
  506. Van den Branden, Mrs Coletta
  507. Van den Branden, Master George
  508. Van den Broucke, Mr Tobias
  509. Van den Broucke, Mrs Rachelle
  510. Vanderhoek.Miss Marjorie
  511. Van der Meiren, Mrs Aline
  512. Van der Meiren, Master M.
  513. Van der Niepen, Mrs Josephine
  514. Van Drom, Mrs Mary
  515. Van Eeckhoven, Mrs Marie
  516. Van Goethem, .Mrs
  517. Van Goethem
  518. Van Goethem,
  519. Van Gruting, Mr Johannes
  520. Van Gijstelen, Mr. Js
  521. Van Hal, Mr Frank
  522. Van Hal, Mrs Josephine
  523. Van Haver, Miss Simonne
  524. Van Hauwermeiren, Miss Alice
  525. Van Horebeek, Mr Alph.
  526. Van Horebeek, Mrs
  527. Van Hoorebeke, Mr Raymond
  528. Van Hoorebeke, Mrs Johanna
  529. Van Lancker, Miss Anna
  530. Van Moortel, Mr Edmond
  531. Van Moortel, Mrs Sophie
  532. Vanoni, Mr Enrico
  533. Van Ooteghem, Mr René
  534. Van Ooteghem, Mrs Marie
  535. Van Orden, Miss Ruth
  536. Van Puyvelde, Mr Leon
  537. Van Puyvelde, Mrs Mary
  538. Van Wezenbeeck Mrs Isabelle
  539. Vardell, Miss Mary, L.
  540. Veasey, Miss Margaret, M.
  541. Verbeke, Mrs Adeline
  542. Verbeke, Mr Cyriel
  543. Vereecken, Mrs Marguerit
  544. Vermeersch, Mrs Irma
  545. Verstraeten, Mr Alois
  546. Verstraeten, Mr Clement.
  547. Verstraeten Master John
  548. Wadman, Mrs H. W.
  549. Walter, Mrs B.
  550. Walton, Miss A.
  551. Ward, Mrs Winifred
  552. Ware, Miss E. L.
  553. Warren, Mr Allan
  554. Warren, Mrs A.
  555. Warren, Miss Annette
  556. Wendland, Mrs Netty
  557. Wendland, Miss Martha
  558. Wendland, Mr Walter
  559. Werchowsky, Mr Max
  560. West, Mr John
  561. West, Mrs John
  562. Whittelsey, Miss Marguer.
  563. Whittelsey, Mr Harry
  564. Wilkinson, Miss A.
  565. Williams, Miss Leone
  566. Wilson, Miss E.
  567. Wilson, Mr Stanley, K.
  568. Wittevrangel, Mrs Leonti.
  569. Woodward, Miss Florence
  570. Woodward, Miss Florence
  571. Worthey, Mr Frederick
  572. Worthey, Mr Robert
  573. Worthington, Miss A.
  574. Woythow, Mr Theodor
  575. Woythow, Mrs Daria
  576. Yost, Miss Dorothy
  577. Younggreen, Mrs Ruth
  578. Zeisel, Mrs Sophie
  579. Zelnigher, Dr A.
  580. Zelnigher, Mrs A.
  581. Zimmerman, Miss Helen
  582. Zimmerman, Miss H.

Passenger Information

The Bugle is sounded at 8. A. M.

When One Sitting

  • BREAKFAST: 8:30 a. m.
  • LUNCHEON: 1 p. m. 
  • DINNER: 7:30 p. m.

When Two Sittings

  • BREAKFAST: 8 a.m. and 9 a.m.
  • LUNCHEON: 12 Noon and 1:15 p.m.
  • DINNER:  6:15 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

The Bar opens at 8 a. m. and closes at  11:30 p. m.

Lights are extinguished in the Dining Saloon, Lounge, Library and Smoking Room at Midnight.

Divine Service will be held on Sundays at 11 a. m.

Seats at table. — Passengers should apply to the Chief Tourist Steward for reservation of seats.

Upper Berths. — Passengers occupying upper berths can obtain steps for getting in or out of same on applying to the Steward or Stewardess.

Precious stones or other similar articles of merchandise may not be taken as baggage but all passengers must deliver such goods to the Purser of the vessels upon which they arrive.

The Pursers are requested to deliver passengers a receipt for merchandise so delivered and place the goods in the safes aboard their vessels until a customs permit is presented to the Inspectors, ordering the goods into the U.S. appraiser’s stores for examination.

Valuables. — For the convenience of Passengers, the Line has provided in the Purser’s Office, a Safe in which money, jewels, ornaments, documents or other valuables may be deposited by Passengers.

A receipt for any articles so deposited will be issued by the Purser, but the Line does not, having regard to the ticket conditions and to the provisions of Section 502 of the Merchant Shipping Act 1894 and of Section 4281 of the Revised Statutes of the United States, accept any responsibility for the safe custody of any such articles. Passengers are accordingly advised to protect themselves by insurance.

Dangerous articles such as Fireworks, Matches, Gunpowder, Gasoline, Cartridges, Moving Picture Films, etc., must not on any account be enclosed in baggage.

The Purser’s Office. — Letters, Cables, Telegrams and Marconigrams are received or delivered, and Postage Stamps can be purchased. None of the ship’s staff other than those on duty in the Purser’s Office are authorized to accept Letters or Telegrams for dispatch.

Charges collected on board. — Passengers are requested to ask for a Receipt on the Company’s Form for any additional Passage Money, Chair or Steamer Rug Hire, charges collected for Marconigrams, Cablegrams or Telegrams or Freight paid on board.

Passengers’ Mail. — On the steamers’ arrival passengers should enquire personally whether there is any mail for them, and before disembarking they are invited to leave their addresses at the Purser's office in order that later dispatches may be redirected.

Deck Chairs and Steamer Rugs and also Deck Chair Cushions can be hired on application to the Deck Steward, at a charge of $ 1.00 each for the voyage.

Baggage. — Questions relating to Baggage should be referred to the Chief Tourist Steward. Trunks, Chairs, etc., which passengers may desire to leave in charge of the Company, should be properly labelled and handed to the Baggage Master on the dock at New York and such articles will be stored entirely at owner’s risk. It is for passengers themselves to see that all of their baggage is passed by the U. S. Customs Authorities on landing at New York.

Automobiles. — Uncrated automobiles carried as baggage must be included on the U.S. Customs Declaration which will facilitate Customs clearance.

New York arrival. — Baggage. — Should the steamer arrive at New York Wharf after 8 p.m., all passengers who have been passed by the U. S. Immigration Authorities may land or remain on board over night at their own option.

Those passengers who have been passed by the Immigration Authorities and desire to remain on board may have all their baggage passed by the U.S. customs that night or the following morning at their own option. No baggage will be passed before 8 a.m. the day following arrival. Breakfast will be served to those who remain on board over-night.

Upon landing at New York, and upon application to the representatives of the Railroads, who meet all arriving Red Star Line steamers, railroad tickets may be purchased, and baggage of Passengers may be checked from the Steamship Pier to any point along the Lines of the Pennsylvania, New York Central, Erie, Lehigh Valley, Delaware and Lackawanna, Baltimore and Ohio, New York, New Haven and Hartford and connecting Railroads.

In the event of the steamer arriving at quarantine after the hours mentioned hereunder, passengers, other than United States Citizens, may be required by the U.S. Immigration Authorities to remain on board overnight, and to have their passports examined the following morning :

  • October to December inclusive 5.30 p.m.
  • January to March —»— 6.00 p.m.
  • April to June —»— 7.30 p.m.
  • July to September —»— 7.15 p.m.

Breakfast will be served in the usual course.

Travelers’ Checks, payable in all parts of Europe can be purchased at all principal offices of the Company. These Checks are accepted on board steamers in payment of accounts, but the Pursers have not sufficient funds to enable them to cash these Checks except in a very limited amount.

Medical attendance. — The Surgeon is authorized to make customary charges, subject in each case to the approval of the Commander, for treating passengers at their request for any illness not originating on the voyage. In the case of sickness developed on the voyage, no charge will be made, and medicine will be provided free in all circumstances.

The Surgeon will be in attendance at the surgery for consultations at the following hours: 10 a. m. | 6 p. m. | 8.30 p. m.
The Surgeon will be available at all times in cases of urgency.

Sea Sickness. — While few persons suffer from this ailment the Red Star Line in their efforts to render every possible service, has adopted a device known as the “Ozonator” which has proven most satisfactory in relieving distressed passengers. Anyone requiring attention should see the Ship’s Surgeon who will arrange to give treatment.

A Gymnasium, fully equipped with modern appliances, is situated on A. Deck and is open for exercise by Ladies, Gentlemen and children as follows :

  • 6 a. m. to 9 a. m. for Gentlemen only;
  • 10 a. m. to 12 noon for Ladies only;
  • 12 noon to 1 p. m. for Ladies and Gentlemen;
  • 1 p. m. to 3:30 p. m. for Children;
  • 3:30 p. m. to 7 p. m. for Ladies and Gentlemen.

No charge is made for the use of the appliances.

The Company accept no responsibility whatsoever for any accident whatever cause arising to any passenger using the Gymnasium.

A Children’s Playroom. Located on A. Deck, this room is in charge of a trained attendant and has a large assortment of the latest games and devices for the amusement and enjoyment of children.

Cinematograph Shows. — Cinematograph performances will be given at the times designated on the ship’s notice board.

Exchange of money. — The Purser is prepared, for the convenience of passengers, to exchange a limited amount of English. Belgian, French and American money, at rates which will be advised on application.

Dogs and Cats. — Passengers are notified that dogs and cats must be handed over to the care of the live-stock attendant and are not allowed in the Staterooms or on the Passenger deck.  Dogs, cats and other animals carried as baggage to be landed at New York must be included on the U.S. Customs Declaration.

Orchestra. — The steamer carries an orchestra of professional musicians which will play regularly throughout the voyage

Deck Games and Amusements. — Deck Quoits, Shuffleboard, Bull Board and other games are provided on deck under the charge of the Deck Steward.  Chess, Draughts, Dominoes, etc., can be obtained on application to the Lounge or Smoke-Room Stewards.

Library. — Books can be obtained on applying to the Lounge Steward.

Barber. — The Barber is authorized to make the following charges :

  • Shaving: $0.15
  • Haircutting: $0.25
  • Shampooing: $0.20
  • Singeing: $0.15
  • Face Massage: $0.35
  • Scalp Massage: $ .25
  • Tome Dressing: $0.05
  • Manicure: $0.75

Ladies' Hairdresser-Manicurist. (Coiffeur pour Dames-Manucure). Saloon located on B.  deck.  The services of our experienced Hairdresser and Manicurist are at the disposal of ladies in accordance with the following tariff :

  • Hair Trimming: $0.25
  • Singeing: $0.25
  • Cutting and Singeing: $0.70
  • Part Waving: $0.75
  • Waving and Curling: $1.00
  • Shampoo (ordinary): $0.60
  • Shampoo (shingled hair): $0.35
  • Facial Massage (hand): $0.35
  • Facial Massage (Vibro): $0.60
  • Scalp Massage: $0.35
  • Manicure: $0.75

Writing Paper. — Envelopes and Telegraph Forms will be found in the Library.

Railway and Steamship Time Tables of the various Companies are at passengers’ disposal at the Enquiry Office and in the Lounge.

Picture Postcards. — Picture Postcards of the steamer can be obtained on board gratis.

Public Telephones are on our New York Piers.

NOTICE
Landing Cards. — Before leaving the vessel the holder must present his or her Landing Card to the Immigration Officer for endorsement.

The Chief Steward holds a complaint book at the disposal of passengers.

APPROXIMATE DISTANCES

  • Antwerp to Flushing: 46 Miles
  • Antwerp to Southampton: 261 Miles
  • Antwerp to Cherbourg: 278 Miles
  • Southampton to Cherbourg (via Nab): 89 Miles
  • Southampton to Cherbourg (via Solent): 82 ½ Miles
  • Plymouth to Cherbourg: 120 Miles
  • Scilly to Plymouth: 99 Miles
  • Lizard to Plymouth: 51 Miles
  • Cherbourg to Lizard: 143 Miles
  • Cherbourg to New York (Northern Track): 3,071 Miles
  • Cherbourg to New York (Southern Track): 3,157 Miles
  • Cherbourg to New York (Extra Southern Track): 3,189 Miles
  • New York Pier to Ambrose Channel Lightship:   23 Miles
  • New York Pier to Fire Island Lightship: 53 Miles
  • New York Pier to Nantucket Lightship: 215 Miles
  • London (Gravesend) to Antwerp: 180 Miles

RECOVERY OF U.S. HEAD TAX

This Tax may be recovered by passengers, if same has been paid, provided they inform the U.S. Immigration Inspector on arrival at New York of their intention to leave the United States within 60 days (the time prescribed by U.S. Law), and obtain from him Transit Certificate Form 514.

It is also necessary for Transit Certificate Form 514 to be handed to the transportation company when completed, in time the allow same to be placed before the Immigration Authorities in Washington within 120 days of passenger’s arrival in the United States.

Unless this regulation is complied with the Tax cannot be recovered.
Passengers, proceeding to the U.S. with the intention to stay in the States during a period exceeding 60 days, and make to this effect a declaration at the port of debarkation, will not be entitled to the reimbursement of the Head Tax, even if such passengers should leave the U.S. within the limit of 60 days.

Passengers, who desire to be reimbursed of the U.S. Head Tax, are politely requested to clearly indicate on arrival at the debarkation port and also on the declaration form they have to fill in when booking passage that it is not within their intention to prolong their sojourn in the U.S. over the 60 days.

WIRELESS TELEGRAM RATES

This Steamer is fitted with Marconi system of Wireless Telegraphy and also with Submarine Signaling Apparatus

The following rates do not include the forwarding charges beyond the coast station, which are additional. Every word in the address, text, and signature is counted. All charges must be prepaid, and a receipt should be requested.

LONG RANGE WIRELESS SERVICE

This vessel is fitted with special long range wireless apparatus which will enable passengers to communicate with their friends or business connections on shore at any time during the voyage across the North Atlantic Ocean.

The Wireless charge for messages directed through the Long Distance Wireless Station at Devizes, England is 10d. per word; directed through Louisburg, Nova Scotia, or Chatham, Mass, is 9d. per word.

The ship is constantly in touch with one or other of these stations.

Ship to Ship. — The general rate for messages exchanged between British ships is 8d. per word. For messages exchanged with ships of other nationalities, the general rate is 8 ½ d. per word, but as Dutch, Belgian and certain other vessels apply a Wireless ship charge with a minimum of 10 words, the charge for messages addressed to the vessels will be calculated as follows :

  • For less than 10 words: 3/6 plus a charge of 4 d. per word.
  • For 10 words or more: 8 ½ d. per word.

SPECIAL RATE MESSAGES

Ocean Letters. — The Marconi Company have inaugurated an «Ocean Letter» service by which messages may be sent from one ship to another going in an opposite direction for delivery by Registered Post from the first port of call of the latter vessel.  

For an «Ocean Letter» sent to a British ship controlled by the Marconi Company, the rate is (inclusive of wireless, postage and registration) 5 s. for 20 words, plus 2 d. for each additional word up to a maximum of 100 words. This class of message must contain full postal address.

Poste Radio telegrams. — These messages are accepted for transmission to a selected vessel for mailing on arrival in port. This service provides a most economical channel of communication with friends and relatives on shore when full rate facilities are not desired.

Poste Radio telegrams should preferably be handed in during the early part of the voyage and should be addressed in a manner similar to the following example :

Poste-New York Brown 2464 Quincy Avenue
Boston BELGENLAND
Arriving Tuesday Well

The inclusive cost of the above message would be 2/10 ½

For particulars regarding Wireless communications established or expected, please consult the Wireless notice board, where full information is posted daily throughout the voyage.

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Track Chart, Unused for Voyage of the RMS Belgenland

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