Cairo (Nov. 19)
The Wahabi forces are advancing towards Jeddah from the south and north, according to despatches received here today. They have already occupied Kunfidu and Rabbah. A third Wahabi army is expected to advance towards Jeddah from Mecca.
King Ali is preparing for a new offensive on Mecca. “I am ready to continue the war”, King Ali is reported to have said.