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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Sept. 6, 1869

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p.2 Shipping News - Glassford, Jones & Co's wharf - Arrivals yesterday - The schr Lafayette Cook, from Cleveland, with 13,600 bush wheat; the sch Annie Minnes, from Toledo, with 10,000 bush; the schr New Dominion of Hamilton, from Toledo, with 9,975 bush; and the schr New Dominion, Captain Collett, from Cleveland, with 13,775 bush; the schr A. Bradley, from Toledo, with 11,500 bush wheat, arrived this morning. She was detained through having sprung a leak on Lake Erie.

J.H. Henderson's wharf - The schr Wave Crest, from Cleveland, with 12,000 bush wheat, and the schr Arctic, from Toledo, with 14,500 bush, arrived yesterday. The barge Hector, light, arrived last night from Montreal.

Gurney & Glidden's wharf - The schr. Two Brothers, with 140,000 ft lumber for Oswego, is ready to sail. The bark Mary Jane is loading iron ore for Chicago. She takes on board 400 tons. The schr Mary Grover arrived yesterday from Chatham with staves. The schr Wave Crest will load lumber today for Oswego.

Shipyard - The bark Mary Jane went off the ways on Saturday evening, and her place was taken by the schr Pearl, which goes on for a general overhaul.

Swift & Co's wharf - The steamer Huron passed down, and the prop Her Majesty up, last evening, touching. The props St. Lawrence, New Dominion, Indian and Bristol passed up this morning, all touching. The steamer St. Helen touched this afternoon on her downward passage.

The M.T. Company's wharf - The bark Robert Gaskin, from Chicago, with 21,800 bush corn, and the schr Flora Jane, from Hamilton, with 6,500 bush wheat, arrived yesterday. The prop East left this afternoon for Cleveland with pig iron and sundries.

The forwarders are bitterly complaining of want of barges from Montreal.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Sept. 6, 1869