The Lachine Canal will be opened on May 3rd.
The bark Erie Bell will carry timber from Ashtabula to Hamilton.
Capt. O'Connor will command the str. Ida plying between Ottawa and Montreal.
The tug McArthur cleared for Oswego for coal. When she returns she will tow rafting material to Belleville.
The schr. Two Brothers has been chartered by the Rathbun Company to carry ties from Kingston to Cape Vincent.
Arrivals - schr. Annie M. Foster, Charlotte, 166 tons of coal; schr. McClellan, Dexter, light; schr. Gen. Frank Sigel, Sandusky, 598 tons of coal; schr. B.W. Folger, Charlotte, 237 tons of coal.
Company Yet Defiant - did the M.T. Company violate city by-laws by obstructing Ontario Street with their shipbuilding materials ?; Mr. Henderson claimed that James D. Thompson wanted the company to leave the city; - Capt. Gaskin fined $10.00.