p.1 City Council - petition of Harbor Master Alex Smyth, asking for boathouse, being forced to move his boat from bottom of Clarence St.
p.2 Skiffs For Sale - A. McCorkell's, Ontario St., and for hire. May 18th.
p.3 Wind Wafts - The yacht Countess of Dufferin comes to Kingston from Cobourg for caulking.
The sch. Belle Mitchell takes ice from Clayton to Sandusky for $500 free in and out.
The steamers Varuna and Alexandra had a lively race on Saturday from Picton to Belleville.For a time it was very exciting. The Alexandra won, but the captain of the Varuna had to make 3 calls more than its competitor for speed.
Marine - Passed Through the Welland Canal for Kingston: Niagara, Kincardine, wheat; H. Dudley, Toledo, corn; Antelope, Chicago, corn; Singapore, Toledo, corn; Prussian, White Lake, timber; Laura, Toledo, corn; Cavalier, Traverse, timber; E.H. Rutherford, Toledo, corn; Mary Merritt, Detroit, Collins Bay, timber.