Mercedes Gleitze and Millie Hudson travel to Tangiers to swim the Straits of Gibraltar.
SLATE INFORMATION: The Great Adventure. Mercedes Gleitze, the famous swimmer, on board the SS Slamat bound for Tangiers, keeps fit for her attempt to swim the Straits of Gibraltar
Swimmer Mercedes Gleitze on board the SS Slamat en route to Tanguiers to swim the Straits of Gibraltar / Mercedes Gleitze exercising on deck
SLATE INFORMATION: Captain Adams explains the currents and tides of the Straits
Captain Adams showing Gleitze tidal maps of the Straits of Gibraltar
SLATE INFORMATION: Friends Again! Miss Gleitze and Miss M Hudson make up their differences
Gleitze and fellow swimmer Millie Hudson embrace / Gleitze and Hudson along on deck
SLATE INFORMATION: Miss Hudson at exercise
Millie Hudson exercising on deck
Gleitze and Hudson with Captain Adams
Background: Mercedes Gleitze and Millie Hudson travel to Tangiers to swim the Straits of Gibraltar.