As reported in our last issue, forty-seven or forty-eight people, including Governor Matsunaga (松永), will travel to Takeshima on the 16th, departing from Sakai Minato for Oki that morning and then leaving from Saigo harbor (in Oki) that evening. Those traveling from Sakai Minato should be there by the evening of the previous day, and those traveling from Saigo horbor should be there by noon on the departing day.
(Translated by Pacifist)
1905 Aug 6 - Japanese Officials to Visit Takeshima
The following August 6, 1905 San-in Shimbun article talks about a planned visit by Japanese officials to Takeshima (Liancourt Rocks), which had recently been incorporated into Japanese territory. Here is the translation: