The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 28, 1877


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p.2 Unsolicited Honour - Mr. M.W. Strange received a letter from the Secretary of the Royal Canadian Yacht Club yesterday informing him that he had been elected a member of the club and sending down the colours for the Zitella. The distinction is the more highly appreciated as no application had been made for it.

CHEAP EXCURSION

Alexandria Bay and 1,000 Islands

Fare 25 Cents

STEAMER FLIGHT

The steamer Flight will leave Carruther's Wharf, Foot of William Street, on Saturday, June 30th, at 2 p.m., for Alexandria Bay, remaining one hour, and arriving at Kingston about 7:30 p.m. June 28th.

THE GLORIOUS 1ST AND 4TH JULY

TWO CHEAP EXCURSIONS

Steamer Maud will leave the Ferry Wharf on Monday, July 2nd, (Dominion Day) at 2 p.m. Returning, will leave Cape Vincent at 6 p.m.

ALSO

On Wednesday, July 4th, will leave the Ferry Wharf at 7 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Returning, will leave Cape Vincent at 5:30 p.m., and 10:30 p.m., after the Grand Display of Fireworks. All Jefferson County celebrates at the Cape. Yacht Races, Rowing Races, Horse Races, etc., during the day. Parties taking the 7 a.m. boat will be in time to see all the fun.

June 28th Folger Bros.

Marine Notes

Port Colborne, June 27th - Up - schrs. Garrett Smith, Charlotte to Cleveland, coal; Canton, Oswego to Detroit, coal; Russia, Toronto to blank, light; Republic, Clayton to Detroit, light; E.H. Rutherford, Garden Island to Port Huron, light; Bismarck, Kingston to Bay City, light; T.Y. Avery, Fair Haven to Chicago, coal; Montana, Clayton to Chicago, light;

Down - props. Lake Erie, Port Dover to Montreal, gen. cargo; Europe, Toledo to Montreal, corn; Argyle, Chatham to Quebec, gen. cargo; Nashua, Chicago to Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; Armenia, Grand Haven to Quebec, lumber.

In harbour - schr. Russia.

p.3 prop. Indian sold

yacht Katie Gray

1877

KINGSTON REGATTA

Dominion Day, 2nd July

Commodore

C.F. Gildersleeve.

Sailing Committee

John McKelvey, J. Wilson, G.S. Oldrieve.

Starter

J. Wilson.

Time-Keeper

W. Waddington.

Sailing Rules

Second Class - Open to all boats under ten tons. First Prize, $50; 2nd Prize, $20.

The winning boats to refund ten per cent of their prizes respectively.

Third Class - Open to all boats under 19 feet keel - $10.

Rob Roy Canoes - Sailing Race - Prize $5.

June 25th H.L. Parnell, Secretary.


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Date of Original:
June 28, 1877
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KN.21912
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 28, 1877