p.1 The Daly (American) dredge is at work opposite the premises of Ph. Low, Esq., Q.C., where a basin will be formed. [Picton Gazette]
p.2 Excursion - to Gananoque and the Islands, on str. Maud, next Saturday, fare 50 cents. Aug. 14th
Y.M.C.A. Excursion - to Wells' Island, on 20th, on str. Maud - details. Aug. 14th
p.3 The Mail Line - The Richelieu Navigation Company's steamers are doing a very large passenger business this season. The Corinthian, which went down this morning, had on board quite a crowd, and at Prescott she was to take on a Masonic excursion for Montreal. The Magnet is also doing a very extensive business between Prescott, Kingston, Oswego and Charlotte. She leaves every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday nights for the latter places.
The flag of the schooner White Oak was at half-mast today, the captain's sister being dead.
Port Colborne, Aug. 14th - Up - schrs. T.J. King, Toronto, Toledo, light; Star, Oswego, Detroit, coal; Huron, Kingston, blank, light; Undine, Toronto, Cleveland, light; prop. Prussia, Montreal, Windsor, light.
Down - schrs. Sligo, Toledo, Kingston, wheat; Hoboken, Erie, Oswego, coal; J.G. McGrath, Vermillion, Toronto, stone; Florida, Chicago, Ogdensburg, corn; M. Tillmore, Chicago, Kingston, corn; J. Walters, Chatham, Quebec, lumber; Jamaica, Chicago, Kingston, corn; Rising Star, Chicago, Kingston, corn; prop. City of New York, Toledo, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo.