The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 12, 1880

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p.2 Vessels For Kingston - The following vessels passed through the Welland Canal yesterday for Kingston: J.R. Benson, Chicago, corn; G.M. Neelon, do, do; J. Wade, do, do; Pride of America, Toledo, corn; Comanche, Milwaukee, wheat; Two Friends, Chicago, corn; St. Louis, do, do; Mary Lyon, Milwaukee, wheat; Wm. J. Preston, Chicago, corn; Emerald, Milwaukee, wheat; R. Morwood, Toledo, corn; Tecumseh, Detroit, wheat; Albatross, Toledo, corn.

p.3 Death in the Rapids - 2 rafts going through rapids, one belonging to Calvin, one breaks up and 3 men are lost - details. [Montreal Witness]

Wind Wafts - large quantities of whitefish are being caught around Pt. Traverse. They sell at four cents per pound.

The Damaged Grain Question - details of the politics involved.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 12, 1880