p.1 Reciprocity - The Canal Clauses; The Registry of Shipping and the Coasting Trade.
p.2 A Gale - A regular gale has been blowing since last night. The schr. Victor, from Toledo, arrived in the harbour last night dismasted. The propeller Kincardine, which left for Oswego, had to put back. Her passengers went to the Cape this morning on the steamer Maud.
Arrived - The yachts Rivet, Annie Cuthbert, and Dauntless arrived from Belleville on Tuesday. Their owners are willing to take part in a regatta if one could be got up for tomorrow.
p.3 Mr. Cornelius Daly yesterday signed a contract for the dredging in the harbour improvement at Shannonville.
The propeller Prussia of the Montreal and Chicago line, made the run from Montreal to Chicago in seven days recently. The best time on record for this season of the year.
Jones & Millar's wharf - schr. Annie Falconer, from Detroit, with 13,000 bush. wheat; Fannie Campbell, from Detroit, with 17,500 bush. wheat; barge Odessa, for Montreal with 6,000 bush. wheat; and 20 tons phosphate of lime.
Montreal Transportation Company - tug Glide arrived from Montreal, with barges Glengarry, Lorne, McCarthy, Energy and Corn Crib with 147 tons pig iron; arrived: prop. City of Concord, from Chicago, with 10,514 bush. wheat; schr. Lily of Hamilton, from Chicago, 18,264 bush. wheat; bark Arabia, from Chicago, 18,542 bush. wheat; prop. Armenia, from Milwaukee, 6,000 bush. wheat lightened; schr. A.L. Andrews, from Chicago, 17,000 bush. wheat.
James Swift & Co.'s wharf - steamer Corsican, from Hamilton; prop. Persia from St. Catharines; str. Spartan from Montreal; prop. Kincardine from Trenton; str. Osprey from Hamilton.
Port Colborne, Oct. 1st - Down: schr. Jas. Norris, Milwaukee, Kingston, wheat; F.D. Barker, do., do., do.; schr. Wm. Sanderson, Detroit, Oswego, do.; barge A.C. Keating, Toledo, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; schr. Thos. Simms, do., Oswego, wheat; Turner & Keller, Chicago, Kingston, do.; J.G. Jenkins, do., Oswego, corn; prop. Lake Ontario, do., Montreal, gen. cargo; U.S. steamer Haze, Buffalo, Ogdensburg, lighthouse supplies; schr. Trenton, Black River, Pt. Robinson, coal; Samuel Amsden, Pt. Rowan, Kingston, wheat; schr. Sligo; props. Maine, City of Montreal.
Up: scow Bay Trader, Welland; schr. G.M. Neelon, St. Catharines, Milwaukee, light; Niagara, Oswego, Kincardine, coal; Corsican, Ontario, Erie, iron ore; prop. Europe, Montreal, Chicago, gen. cargo; schr. Lime Rock, Toronto, Cleveland, light; Geo. Worthington, Cobourg, Ashtabula, iron ore; steambarge Swallow, Ogdensburg, Saginaw, light; H. Howard.
In harbour - schr. Corsican; barque Cecilia; prop. Europe; schr. C. Youell; G.L. Wren, Lady McDonald; Niagara; scow Bay Trader; Lime Rock; schr. Fellowcraft; H.A. Richmond; Geo. Worthington; Marysburg; steambarge Swallow; barque Montmorency; steambarge Howard; schr. Canada; G.M. Neelon.