The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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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Date of Original:
July 15, 1879
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KN.13717
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English
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Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 15, 1879