The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), March 15, 1887

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p.8 Personal Mention - G.N. Ault, at one time a leading shipbuilder in Portsmouth, died recently at Orillia.

Division Court - J.F. Allan vs. R. Davis - an action for wages and board, amounting to $100, as master of the str. Toneata; verdict for plaintiff for $75 and costs.

Building A Steam Yacht - A steam yacht, 60 ft. long and 9 ft. beam, is being built at the locomotive works. A compound engine has been ordered, and with it a speed of fifteen miles per hour is expected.

Today the steam yacht May W., formerly owned by Gen. Wiley, was shipped to Boston per Grand Trunk R.R. Hon. Mr. Wisely, of that city, has purchased it.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), March 15, 1887