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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 29, 1873


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Jones & Miller's wharf - The schr. Edward Blake is loading salt here for Chicago.

Coulthurst & McPhie's wharf - schr. Fenton, Port Huron, 87,000 West India staves; B. Franklin, Cleveland, 9,515 bushels wheat; prop. Enterprise, Port Dalhousie, 3,539 bush. wheat; barge Canada, Montreal, 917 bars rail iron.

Montreal Transportation Company's wharf - Arrived: G.D. Dousman, Chicago, 17,153 bush. corn; Arctic, Toledo, 15,010 bush. corn; Sailor, Chicago, 18,775 bush. corn; Jane McLeod, Toledo, 13,800 bush. wheat; Oliver Mowat, Cleveland, 16,985 bush. wheat; Kate Kelly, Toledo, 16,000 bush. wheat; Valentine, Toledo, 16,400 bush. wheat; James Platt, Milwaukee, 22,000 bush. wheat; prop. Enterprise, Port Dalhousie, 16,021 bush. wheat; prop. Armenia, Cleveland, lightened 4,000 bush. wheat; L.A. Burton, Chicago, 13,287 bush. wheat. The tug Glide left with barges Consort, 10,079 bush. corn; McCarthy, 15,654 bush. corn; Albert, 13,075 bush. corn; C., 10,000 bush. corn; Flint, 7,661 bush. corn; St. Lawrence, 10,250 bush. wheat.

James Swift & Co.'s wharf - The steamers Abyssinian and Magnet passed up; and Athenian and Corsican passed down. Props. California, Persia and America passed up. Steam-barge Adventure arrived from the Rideau Canal with a general cargo. Schr. Flying Scud arrived from Sodus with 140 tons of coal.

Holcomb & Stewart's wharf - Schr. Hibernia, Port Dalhousie, 5,000 bush. corn.

Port Colborne, Aug. 28th - Up: Barges L.B. Crocker, F. Lister, Albany; schrs. Richardson, Aildmar, Northumberland, Ayr, Marysburg, Swallow, prop. Cleveland, schrs. Eureka, Milldooper (sic), Homeward Bound, props. Akron, Buckeye, schrs. Jesse Hinne, New Dominion of Toronto, Manzanilla, Heather Belle.

Down: barque Augusta, Bear Creek, Kingston, timber; Arabia, Milwaukee, Kingston, wheat; schrs. Albatross of Oakville, Cleveland, Toronto, coal.

Free Fight - There was a row on board the schr. Tailor, last night among the hands. The vessel had arrived in the morning with a load of corn from Chicago, and the men got drunk during the afternoon. In the evening they got quarrelsome in their cups, and a man named Robt. Long is said to have attempted to use the knife, for which he got knocked down with a handspike, which cut his forehead badly. The captain was ashore at the time, but when he and the police went on board the row was stopped. Long was arrested on Ontario street in the evening drunk and noisy.


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Date of Original:
Aug. 29, 1873
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KN.21301
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Donor:
Rick Neilson
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 29, 1873