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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 3, 1879

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p.3 Kingston & Montreal Forwarding Co. - At the annual meeting, held in the Company's office, in Montreal, on Tuesday last, there was a full attendance of stockholders. The following gentlemen were elected to the offices: A. Gunn, M.P., President; J.G. Ross, Vice President; James Swift, Gilbert Scott and Thomas Cramp, Directors; Wm. Stewart, Secretary.

Fast Sailing - The schr. Jane C. Woodruff has made the fastest trip this season of any sailing vessel of this port. She left Toledo, Ohio on Sunday at 11 a.m., in charge of Captain T. Larkin, with 18,000 bushels of wheat, and arrived at Kingston on Wednesday at 12:30 noon, thus sailing nearly 600 miles in 73 1/2 hours, of which 23 were spent in passing through the Welland Canal. She has delivered seven cargoes of coal this season in 70 days at Toronto from Black River. Capt. Larkin has achieved a great success this year in his command.

Wind Wafts - Chicago Charters - To Kingston: schooners Watertown, Rising Star, and prop. Prussia, corn on private terms.

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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 3, 1879