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Daily News (Kingston, ON), May 1, 1871

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p.2 Shipping News - At J.H. Henderson & Co's wharf - The barque Superior, with 19,500 bushels of wheat, and the schooner Jane McLeod, with 13,800 bushels of wheat, from Milwaukee, arrived yesterday; and the Millard Filmore, with 18,300 bushels of wheat, from Chicago, arrived today. The barge Tiger arrived from Montreal last evening, having made the round trip all in April, an event so early in the season unknown for very many years. The barges Lion, Forth and Star will leave this evening with 42,000 bushels wheat.

At Swift & Co's wharf - The steamer Magnet passed down on Saturday night. The steamer Kingston passed down yesterday evening, and the propeller Magnet down yesterday morning, the steamer Corinthian up yesterday afternoon, the propeller Shickluna down last night, from Chicago, the propeller East up this morning, and the steamer Picton up today.

At Gurney & Glidden's wharf - The steam barge Nile left for the Rideau Canal with a general cargo on Saturday night. The steam-barge Water Lily arrived up from the Rideau Canal on Saturday evening with 3,000 lath and 365 pieces of deal, and left again for Cape Vincent to discharge.

At the M.T. Company's wharf - The schr Great Western, from Port Hope, with 11,077 bushels of wheat, and the J.D. Norris, from Chicago, with 17,015 bushels corn, arrived since Saturday's report.

Kingston & Wolfe Island Ferry - steamer Gazelle - new schedule. May 1st

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), May 1, 1871