British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 1, 1886
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p.2 Death of H.B. Rathbun - of Deseronto.
The schr. Monticello is now in the canal en route from Sandusky to Kingston, with corn.
Capt. Sweet, and W.Z. Lewis, of the St. Lawrence River Navigation Company, intend to place a large steamer on the lake to run between Ontario Beach, Charlotte and Sea Breeze, and make excursions out into the lake.
The Chicago Seamen's Assembly, at a meeting on Saturday, repealed its previous action in establishing wages at $2 per day. The members of the Union are at liberty to ship at any wages they can get, so long as they adhere to the rule not to ship on a vessel carrying non-union sailors.
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- June 1, 1886
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- Rick Neilson
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes