The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 28, 1869

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p.2 Shipping News - The harbour presented rather a dull aspect today, there being but few arrivals and little business other than that of the usual transit.

Swift & Co's wharf - The steamers St. Helen and Magnet passed up this morning, touching. The schr Pearl will leave this evening for Brockville with a general cargo.

Glassford, Jones & Co's wharf - The barges Waterloo and John Munn, with combined cargoes of 26,000 bush wheat, cleared for Montreal.

J.H. Henderson & Co's wharf - The schr Sweepstakes left this afternoon for Cleveland with 108 tons of scrap iron, $1 gold.

Police Court - The adjourned case of the Captain of the St. Helen for running the boat without a licensed engineer, was tried at six o'clock this morning, and resulted in a full acquittal of the accused.

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Rick Neilson
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 28, 1869