The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 9, 1880


Description
Full Text

p.3 A New Star - Capt. M. Staley, a well-known vessel captain of Wolfe Island, and more recently proprietor of the 'Sheet Anchor Saloon' in the Market Square, has entered the lecture field as an advocate of temperance. (details)

Death in Chicago - Mr. E.J. Cochran, President of the Kingston Sailors Union, received a telegram to-day announcing the death of Mr. James Hall, a member of the local Union. He was a single man, and has no relatives here, but the Union provides for his funeral at Chicago with the customary grant of $50. The members of the Union are generally well provided for by their companions.

A government officer is shortly expected to make a survey fo the proposed Murray Canal.

Wind Wafts - Capt. Joe Turner of Scriba, has presented the yacht Ella, of Oswego, with spars, booms and gaffs of yellow cedar, which she will use in the spring.


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Date of Original:
Feb. 9, 1880
Local identifier:
KN.13869
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Rick Neilson
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Kingston Newspaper clippings
Other Web sites/External links
Daily British Whig, 9 February 1880 Daily British Whig, 9 February 1880
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 9, 1880