The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 22, 1882


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p.3 Whats The News? - meeting of Directors of R. & O. Navigation Co. - reappoint Mr. J.B. Lamere as General Manager; Mr. A. Milloy as Traffic Manager and Mr. Beaudry, Secretary and Treasurer.

-prop. Scotia sold to Mr. Battle of Thorold for $15,000; Europe sold to Z. Shickluna for $16,000.

-estimates brought down in House of Commons - grants for harbour improvements - to Kingston, $12,500; to Napanee, $5,000.

Body Of Canadian Found - at Ludington, Mich.; a Scotchman who came to Canada last summer to work for Calvin & Co.; he was a member of the Sailors' Union of Chicago.

p.4 Passenger Travel - R. & O. finances discussed; probable changes to Lake Ontario steamers to help increase number of tourists on lakes.


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Date of Original:
Feb. 22, 1882
Local identifier:
KN.14402a
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 22, 1882