The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Sept. 7, 1874

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p.2 The Toronto Regatta - The second great event in the annual regatta resulted in the yacht Oriole winning the match, beating the Champion of Lake Erie, the Annie Cuthbert, by 6 minutes 28 seconds. There were seven competitors. The Globe, in consideration of all circumstances, looks upon the Oriole as the best yacht on inland waters.

p.3 Marine Intelligence

James Swift & Co.'s wharf - steamer Passport from Montreal; Magnet, do.; prop. City of Montreal, do.; Calabria, do.; Alma Munroe, do.; Persia, do.; str. Corinthian, Hamilton; prop. America, Toronto; L. Shickluna, Montreal; schr. Ann Maria, Chicago, 15,071 bush. wheat; H.G. Cleveland, do., 16,000 bush. wheat; New Dominion, do., 14,000 do.; City of Green Bay, do., 22,629 do.; La Salle, do., 17,924 do.; Erie Belle, Milwaukee, 18,750 do.

Holcomb & Stewart's wharf - Arrivals: schr. Elgin, from Chicago, 18,600 bush. wheat; schr. Victor, from Toledo, 17,900 bush. corn; prop. Dominion, from Toledo, 4,094 bush. corn.

Departures: for Montreal, per tug line, barge Swan, 22,560 bush. wheat and corn; barge Falcon, 18,000 bush. corn.

Port Colborne, Sept. 5th - Up: schr. Mediterranean, Ogdensburg, Cleveland, iron ore; John Dunn, Oswego, Chicago, coal; prop. Africa, Montreal, Milwaukee, passengers; schr. New Dominion of Picton, Kingston, Kincardine, light; C. Ames, Oswego, Toledo, coal; M.F. Merrick, Oswego, Chicago, coal; Wild Rover, Toronto, Cleveland, light; steambarge Swallow, Ogdensburg, Saginaw, do.; prop. City of Toledo, do., Chicago, gen. cargo; schr. Clara Youell, Cobourg, Cleveland, iron ore; H. Folger, Fairhaven, Milwaukee, coal; W.P. Phelps, Oswego, Milwaukee, do.; H. Roney.

Down: schr. Bolivia, Chicago, Kingston, corn; props. Armenia, Detroit, Montreal, wheat; Lake Ontario, Chicago, Montreal, gen. cargo; schr. America of Chicago, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; Babineau & Gaudry, St. Clair, South Bay, lumber; prop. Cleveland, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; schr. Mary Amelia, Offord, Clayton, lumber; steam barge Wm. Cowie, Alpena, Ogdensburg, lumber; schr. Two Brothers, Cleveland, Brockville, coal; Jennie Graham, Bay City, Kingston, lumber; Vienna, Cleveland, Toronto, coal and stone; steam barge Lincoln, Toledo, St. Catharines, wheat.

In harbour - schrs. C. Ames, Grace Amelia, New Dominion of Picton, John Dunn, Mediterranean, Pandora, Jas. Norris, schr. Rathbun unloading coal at elevator. Steambarge Lincoln and barge Lisgar.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Sept. 7, 1874