p.2 Police Court - Three young men from Montreal were brought to the police station this morning by Capt. Farrell, charged with having got on board the Corinthian at Toronto and swindled the Navigation Company out of their fare. Capt. Farrell tied them up with tarred ropes, which left their marks on their arms and legs. The Mayor, who is a tender-hearted Irishman, was overcome by the tale of their sufferings and on their promise of better behaviour in future discharged them.
St. Lawrence & Chicago Forwarding Co. - The schr. Alpha arrived with staves; the barge Minnesota left with 16,300 bush. wheat. The schrs. Samana and Freeman left last night.
Montreal Transportation Co. - schr. S. & J. Collier from Toronto with 9,000 bush. wheat.
Jas. Swift & Co. - The prop. Lake Ontario and the steamer Spartan passed up; the str. Corinthian, prop. Bristol down; and the prop. R.W. Standley arrived.
A. Gunn & Co. - The prop. East discharged her cargo; the steambarge Ivanhoe arrived from Napanee; the steambarge Nile, loaded with provisions for the canal; the steambarge Welshman unloaded wood; the str. Rochester arrived from the Bay of Quinte on her daily trip; schr. Annandale leaves tonight light; the schr. White Oak lies up.
Port Colborne, May 26th - Down: barque Alexander, Kingsville, Clayton, timber; Montmorency, Bay City, Clayton, timber; schr. Gold Hunter of Milford, Cleveland, Toronto, coal; barque Burnsides, Bay City, Collins Bay, timber; Malta, Pigeon Bay, Collins Bay, timber; Geo. Thurston, Bay City, Kingston, timber; Clyde, Chatham, Clayton, timber; J. Scarth, Wheatley, Collins Bay, timber; steambarge D.H. Powers, Milwaukee, Oswego, wheat.
Up: prop. Asia, Montreal, Elgin, merchandise; schr. Lyons, Oswego, Chicago, coal; A. Ford, Oswego, Cleveland, salt; Guiding Star, Charlotte, Cleveland, pig iron; prop. Garden City, Ogdensburg, Toledo, light; barge F. Lester, Ogdensburg, Detroit, light; schr. Azov, Hamilton, Goderich, light; barge Albany, Ogdensburg, Muskegon, light; John Mark, do., do., do.; schr. Sam Cook, Oswego, Chicago, coal; H. Folger, Fair Haven, Milwaukee, coal; Cortez, Oswego, Chicago, coal; Westside, do., do., do.; John Magee, do., do., do.; Kate Kelly, do., do., do.; Hungerford, Oswego, Toledo, coal & waterlime.
Schr. Kate Kelly sprung a leak coming up the canal, has gone to Buffalo to dock.
p.3 ad for prop. Kincardine, with schedule.