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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 17, 1878

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p.2 Excursion To Brockville - on str. Maud, Friday, June 21st; under the auspices of the Ladies' Aid Society of the Methodist Church.

p.3 The Armenia was out on the ways again yesterday. Her wheel, as usual, we presume.

The Brockville Recorder of Saturday says: "The Passport and Spartan collided at Prescott this morning, knocking the fenders off but doing no serious damage."

Lost - A hand on one of Messrs. Calvin & Breck's rafts was washed overboard and lost going through the rapids recently. He was a French Canadian.

Marine Notes

M.T. Co. - tug Glide arrived from Oswego with barges Oswego, 574 tons coal; and Cayuga, 48 (sic) tons coal.

Port Colborne, June 15th - evening - Up - schrs. Lady Dufferin, Port Colborne, Black River, light; Eliza Allan, Port Colborne, Manitoulin, light; J.H. Banch (sic - Breck ?), Kingston, Manistee, light; Starling, Toronto, Black River, light; O.M. Bond, Charlotte, Chicago, coal; Florida, Oswego, Cleveland, light; Blazing Star, Oswego, Toledo, coal; Monticello, Charlotte, Chicago, coal; Knight Templar, Charlotte, Chicago, coal; E.P. Dorr, Port Colborne, Chicago, light; prop. Acadia, Montreal, Chicago.

Down - schrs. Shandon, Pentwater, Kingston, timber; J.W. Rodgers, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Wend the Wave, Fairport, Port Colborne, coal; prop. Canada, Toledo, Montreal, gen. cargo; Oswegatchie, Toledo, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo; Vanderbilt, Parry Sound, Welland, lumber.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 17, 1878