The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 23, 1860


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p.2 Assault - A serious assault was committed on Saturday afternoon by James Jackson, a sailor on board the Florence Howard, upon Thomas Grace, the mate of the vessel. The two men had been ashore in a tavern where they quarrelled and fought, and it was supposed the quarrell was ended; but on going aboard his vessel the mate was suddenly assaulted with a handspike by Jackson, and received two severe blows -one of which opened the head and the other broke the cartilage of the nose. The wound on the head, though serious, is not considered dangerous. Jackson, who is a runaway sailor from Quebec, has been arrested.

- Capt. Polly, of the sch. Sweet Home, was fined on Saturday $1 for an assault upon one of his men.

p.3 Customs Imports -


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Date of Original:
Oct. 23, 1860
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KN.23449
Language of Item:
English
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Rick Neilson
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 23, 1860