Sealed Tenders will be received at the Commissariat Office Montreal, until noon on Saturday the 27th day of February, 1841, for the performance of such TRANSPORT BY BARGE, to and from Montreal and Kingston, and intermediate places, via the St. Lawrence, as may be required by Her Majesty's Government, during the Season of 1841.
The form of Tender may be seen, and the conditions under which the contract will be given, and any further information that may be required will be obtained on application at the Commissariat Office, at Montreal or Kingston.
The Tenders to state the rates in Halifax currency, and to contain the real Signatures of two responsible persons as Sureties, for the due fulfillment of the Contract.
Commissariat, Montreal. 14th January, 1841.
Died - On Thursday evening last, at about 10 o'clock, Hugh Earl Esquire, an old and respected inhabitant of this Town, aged 76 years.
He commanded the Provincial Navy on Lake Ontario at the commencement of the last War, until the arrival of Sir James Yeo, since which time he has been a resident of this place.