The cases were put on board in daylight when two of the port captain's men were on deck.
The port captain of Sandy Point warned me particularly of this danger.
"Come in," the port captain said, breaking off in mid-tirade.
"I could kill them for a greater crime than that," his port captain reminded him.
A month and Cappy Ricks remained minus his port captain; Mr. Skinner was still strongly entrenched in his job as general manager.
The same messenger brought word from the port captain that he would despatch a steam-tug to tow the Spray to Montevideo.
The port captain's men were late as usual—moving gingerly through the radiation area.
During the stay in this port captain Huon de Kermadec succumbed to a hectic fever from which he had long been suffering.