Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 15, 1879
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p.2 Ella vs Katie Gray - the agreement, the race, Ella the winner (1 1/2 columns).
p.3 The Bay Route - Maud replaced Hastings.
Sailing the Winner - new yacht Emma to race winner of today's race.
A Steamboat Brush - The Brockville Recorder states that on Monday morning the large steamers Magnet and Corsican, upon leaving that place, had a genuine old-fashioned race up the river. Passing Macdonald's Point, the Magnet had acquired such a lead that she was giving a backwash to the Corsican and was gaining rapidly. Between the Point and the island a stone could have been tossed from one boat to the other.
Excursion - many people in town on Norseman, Kincardine and Maud to see yacht race.
Welland Canal - Port Dalhousie, July 14th - Bound Down - Prop. Sovereign, Toledo, Kingston, wheat.
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes