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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 11, 1878

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Cheapest and Best Route

Kingston To Toronto and Kingston to Ogdensburg

The Splendid First-Class Upper Cabin Steamers Cuba and Armenia, forming a tri-weekly line between Kingston and Toronto, will leave Kingston every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday evenings at 10 o'clock.

Passage to Toronto (including meals and stateroom), $3.50; Return Tickets, $6.50.

The accommodation for passengers is not excelled by any other line, and the fare is the cheapest ever offered.

They will leave Kingston for Ogdensburg, calling at Well's Island, Alexandria Bay, Brockville and Prescott every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday mornings at 11 o'clock, passing through the far-famed Thousand Islands by daylight, arriving at Prescott at 5 p.m.

For tickets apply to: R.J. Eilbeck, Agent

Dominion Telegraph Office, Ontario Street.

Kingston, June 11th, 1878

p.3 Marine Notes

James Swift's - Called - schrs. City of Cleveland, from Ogdensburg; Corsican from Hamilton and D.C. West from Westport.

Port Colborne, June 10th - Up - schooners Mary, Kingston, Black River, light; Two Friends, Toronto, Port Burwell, light; Manzanilla, Toronto, Cleveland, light; G.M. Neelon, Kingston, Toledo, light; Riverside, Toronto, Buffalo, light; M.F. Merrick, Oswego, Chicago, coal; Flora Carveth, Toronto, Black River, light; Queen of the Lakes, Toronto, Black River, light; Kate Kelley, Ogdensburg, Sandusky, iron ore; B. Eveleigh, Oswego, Toledo, coal; Jennie White, Oswego, Toledo, coal; Nevada, Fairhaven, Toledo, light; Gleniffer, Kingston, Toledo, light; Bismarck, Kingston, Grand Island, light; H. Dudley, Kingston, blank; barges Lisgar, Kingston, Marquette, light; Gibraltar, Kingston, Marquette, light; props. Lincoln, Kingston, Marquette, light; Enterprise, Montreal, Waubaushene, light; Columbia, Montreal, Duluth, gen. cargo; Lawrence, Ogdensburg, Chicago, gen. cargo; Celtic, Montreal, Toledo, light.

Down - schrs. A. Muir, Black River, Toronto, coal; H. Fitzhugh, Saginaw, Oswego, lumber; Lem Ellsworth, Chicago, Oswego, grain; Arabia, Chicago, Oswego, wheat; Cecilia, Toledo, Port Metcalfe, timber; Sligo, Marquette, Pt. Metcalfe, timber; Dundee, Chicago, Kingston, wheat; E.P. Dorr, Cleveland, Pt. Colborne, coal; Hyderabad, Chicago, Kingston, corn; R. Morewood, Black River, Brockville, coal; Dromedary, Toledo, Montreal, gen. cargo; props. Asia, Chicago, Montreal, do.; Shickluna, Toledo, Montreal, do.

Port Colborne, June 11th - 1 p.m. - Up - schrs. Nevada, Fair Haven, Toledo, coal; Gleniffer, Kingston, Toledo, light; Bismarck, Kingston, Grand Island, light; H. Dudley, Kingston, Port Colborne, light; Craftsman, Toronto, Ashtabula, light; Star, Toronto, Toledo, light; A. Mulvey, Toronto, Detroit, light; American, Ogdensburg, Cleveland, iron ore; Jamaica, Charlotte, Chicago, coal; Hoboken, Brockville, Black River, light; J.R. Noyes, Charlotte, Chicago, coal; J.N. Carter, Toronto, Cleveland, light; J.T. Mott, Ogdensburg, Cleveland, iron ore; E.R. Williams, Oswego, Toledo, coal; Clyde, Kingston, Duluth, light. Props. Lawrence, Ogdensburg, Chicago, gen. cargo; Celtic, Montreal, Toledo, light; A. Munro, Montreal, Cleveland, gen. cargo; Canada, Hamilton, Toledo, light; Oswegatchie, Ogdensburg, Toledo, gen. cargo.

Down - schrs. Nellie Wilder, Chicago, Oswego, corn; props. Dromedary, Toledo, Montreal, gen. cargo; California, Chicago, Montreal, gen. cargo; Haze, Buffalo, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; St. Albans, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 11, 1878