The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 18, 1888

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The schr. Comanche is at Grindstone Island loading stone for Chicago.

Commencing next week the Maud will make two trips daily to Cape Vincent.

The str. Magnet, which went to Sorel for repairs, will run about the middle of July between Montreal and Hamilton.

The str. Ella Ross will go to Ottawa and remain until June 15th for excursion business. C.A. Morgan, purser, is arranging for the same.

The sailing yacht Gracie will leave with a party of six on Saturday evening for a cruise on the Bay of Quinte. She will return on Monday.

The schooner Jessie Breck, which arrived at Garden Island yesterday, was the first vessel to make the round trip between Kingston and Toledo.

Dr. Brownlow, Ogdensburg, has sold the steam yacht Nirvana to J.B. Wolfe, New York. She was one of the finest and fastest yachts on the St. Lawrence.

Arrivals: schr. White Oak, Oswego, 360 tons coal; schr. Arthur, Toledo, 25,000 bushels corn; str. Easton and barges, Ottawa, ties for G.T.R.

Clearances; prop. Cuba, Chicago, general merchandize; prop. Reliance, Charlotte, 5,000 ties; str. Khartoum, Cape Vincent, 900 ties.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 18, 1888