p.3 The Navigation Laws - discussed in House of Commons.
The Lachine Rapids - The steamer Passport ran through the Lachine Rapids, and reached Montreal in perfect safety. We believe that it is the intention of the proprietors that the mail line of steamers shall hereafter descend these rapids on their daily trips.
PORT OF KINGSTON.
May 27th - Schooner General Wolfe, Hamilton, 1178 bbls. flour14 ashes, 5 kegs lard.
Ocean, Ottawa, 1382 bbls. flour, 6 pork.
Governor, Port Stanley, 150 bbls. flour, 57 pork, 3837 bush. wheat, 14 hhds. tobacco, 25 bales hams, 4 bbls. clover seed, 20,000 ft. walnut, 70 bbls. whisky.
Wave, Oswego, groceries, etc.
29th - Schr. Enterprize, Napanee, 33 bbls. flour, 1513 bush. wheat, 282 peas, 6 bbls. potash.
Arabella, Oswego, sundries.
30th - Schr. M. Miller, St. Catharines, 1220 bbls. flour, 130 plaster, 21 tons shorts.
James Coleman, Hamilton, 2367 bbls. flour, 61 oatmeal, 49 pork, 47 ashes, 2 cases hams.
Sovereign, Hamilton, 1509 bbls. flour.
31st - Schr. Lord Seaton, Port Dover, 92 pcs. oak.
Emerald, Whitby, 2000 bush. wheat.
Wm. Penn, St. Dusk, 81 pcs. oak.
Victory, Napanee, 356 bush. rye, 272 peas, 24,151 ft. lumber.
Jane Ann Marsh, Oakville, 500 bbls. flour, 4900 bush. wheat.
George Watson, Buffalo, 350 bbls. pork, 110 flour, 5 tcs. hams.
June 2nd - Brigt. Liverpool, Port Dalhousie, 257 pcs. timber.
Schr. Wm. Gordon, Toronto, 471 bbls. flour, 120 oatmeal, 32 pollards, 2147 bush. wheat.
Erin, Cleveland, 4959 bush. corn, 10 bbls. lard oil, 20 pork.
Sloop __, Cape Vincent, 20 bush. corn, 30 peas.
3rd - Scow Rough & Ready, Oswego, 10 tons broom corn.
THE ROYAL MAIL LINE OF STEAMERS.
Will, until the 15th day of September next, leave the different Ports as follows:
The MAGNET, Capt. Sutherland, will leave Hamilton for Toronto, at 8 a.m. on Mondays and Thursdays: and will leave Toronto for Kingston, touching at Port Hope and Cobourg (weather permitting) at 1 p.m.
The CITY OF TORONTO, Capt. Gordon, will leave Lewiston and Queenston for Toronto, at half past eight a.m., on Tuesdays and Fridays; and will leave Toronto for Kingston, touching at Port Hope and Cobourg (weather permitting) at 1 p.m.
The PRINCESS ROYAL, Capt. Twohy, will leave Lewiston and Queenston for Toronto at half-past eight a.m. on Wednesdays and Saturdays; and will leave Toronto for Kingston, touching at Port Hope and Cobourg (weather permitting) at 1 p.m.
The PRINCESS ROYAL leaves Kingston for Toronto, on Mondays and Thursdays, at 5 p.m. on the arrival of the River Mail Steamer; and leaves Toronto for Niagara, Queenston and Lewiston at 2 p.m. on Tuesdays and Fridays.
The MAGNET leaves Kingston on Tuesdays and Fridays for Toronto and Hamilton at 5 p.m. on the arrival of the River Mail Steamer.
The CITY OF TORONTO leaves Kingston for Toronto, on Wednesdays and Saturdays, at 5 p.m. on the arrival of the River Mail Steamer; and leaves Toronto for Niagara, Queenston and Lewiston at 2 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays.
Passengers are particularly requested to look after their Luggage, as the Proprietors will not be accountable for any article whatever, unless booked and paid for as freight.
The proprietors will not hold themselves responsible for loss of, or damage to Goods, etc., by accidental fire or collisions with steamers or other vessels, in addition to the ordinary exemption from liability. Money Parcels at the risk of the owners thereof.
Half-a-Dollar extra charged for each Berth in a State-room.
Royal Mail Office,
Toronto, June 1st, 1848.