British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 25, 1889
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p.1 Incidents Of The Day - The schr. Oliver Mitchell, Chicago, 22,600 bush. corn, arrived at Portsmouth yesterday.
Court of Chancery - Leslie vs. British American Association - An action brought to recover the amount of a contract for raising the schooner Queen of the Lakes, sunk off Brighton during the fall of 1881. The vessel was raised by Leslie in the spring of 1887. Leslie represented the Collinsby Wrecking Co. The contract was made with the three insurance companies interested. The British American insurance company deny liability. The vessel and cargo were both sold in Kingston. A verdict was given for plaintiff for the full amount of claim, $2,000, with interest from November, 1887. R.T. Walkem, Q.C. and J.B. Walkem for plaintiff; C.R. Gamble and Mr. Dunn, Q.C.
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- Rick Neilson
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes