The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 7, 1888

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Mr. Jarvis, Hamilton, will not take in the circuit this year with the yacht White Wings as he intends to go to Put-In Bay.

The owners of the yacht Atalanta have issued a challenge to the yacht Norah for a race for the Fisher Cup. Mr. Bell will probably accept.

The steamyacht E.L. Perkins arrived yesterday with the following excursion party from Ottawa: N. & E. Perkins, Mrs. Perkins and Misses Perkins, Wilkes and Lyons.

A syndicate of eight men purchased the damaged grain in the schr. Oliver Mitchell for 17 1/2 cents per bushel and afterwards sold it to a dealer for 26 cents, an advance of 8 cents per bushel. The last buyer is selling the grain at 75 cents and 50 cents per bushel.

Arrivals: schrs. B.W. Folger, Oswego, 299 tons coal; J.G. Worts, and prop. Shickluna, Fort William, 40,000 bushels grain; schr. American, Chicago, 19,612 bushels corn; Sunrise, Chicago, 29,289 bushels corn.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 7, 1888