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Daily News (Kingston, ON), May 2, 1878

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Royal Mail Through Line

Commencement of the Passenger Business

The steamers of this Line will leave Kingston as follows:

At 5:30 P.M. for Toronto and Hamilton, calling at intermediate ports (weather permitting).

Corsican, Saturday, 4th May.

Spartan, Monday, 6th May.

For Montreal and Quebec, at 5:30 A.M.

Algerian, Saturday, 4th May.

Corsican, Tuesday, 7th May.

Spartan, Thursday, 9th May.

For passage tickets and any information apply at the Lake and River Steamboat Office, St. Lawrence Wharf, foot of Johnson Street.

May 2nd, 1878 C.H. Hatch, Passenger Agent.

p.3 Marine Notes

Water will be let into the Welland Canal tomorrow, when vessels will begin locking through.

The schooner Oriental arrived yesterday from Toronto with a load of elm for the Collinsby Rafting Company. She was discharged and left again today for the west.

St. Lawrence & Chicago Forwarding Co. - Arrivals - prop. California, 17,440 bush. corn, from Port Dalhousie; schooner M.L. Breck, 17,950 bush. corn, from Port Dalhousie.

The greater part of the ice fleet has left the harbour for the west.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), May 2, 1878