The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 20, 1889

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The schr. Acadia is loading coal at Oswego.

The schr. Cora Post is unloading old iron at Richardson's wharf.

The rate on corn to Kingston is 2 3/4 cents. The schr. H.J. Mills loaded at that figure.

The schr. Olliver Mowat is expected from Cleveland this evening with 250 tons of coal for Swift & Co.

Arrivals: tug Charlie Ferris, Oswego, two barges in tow, light; str. R. Anglin, Cape Vincent, light.

The schr. Queen of the Lakes is on her way from Port Arthur with 16,000 bushels wheat for Mooers & Co.

The U.S. authorities require the steamer Deseronto to report at the Thousand Island Park every time she touches that port, the fee being $1.25. This means prohibition. Passengers from Gananoque will have to take a roundabout passage or pay double fare.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 20, 1889