Day after day passed, however, and no merchantman or other ships appeared.
The assembling of the crew of a merchantman, in that day, was a melancholy sight.
Having captured a Russian merchantman off Fusan, the fleet rendezvoused at Mokpo.
You won't find a merchantman if you go in thicker fields—you know that.
In the middle of the month he recaptured an American merchantman and sent her in, and then stood to the southward.
As one merchantman after another was sunk there could no longer be any doubt about it.
It was some time, however, before it could be made out whether the stranger was friend or foe, man-of-war or merchantman.
The Spanish merchantman was dashing in shore at the top of his speed.
Larry had drifted to San Francisco and shipped on a merchantman bound for China.
There was that Spanish merchantman calmly walking off to safety.