The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Detroit Advertiser and Tribune (Detroit, MI), 22 Jun, 1877


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Capt. James Scott, of Oswego, some years ago, when in command of the schooner Cornwall, befriended a lad named Corrigan. The latter subsequently amassed a fortune in the oil business, and his aim had been to repay his benefactor. Last week he offered Capt. Scott a quarter interest in the schooner Algerine, and a salary of $1,200 per annum to act as master of her as long as he chooses. Capt. Scott has accepted, and the Oswego Times says Capt James Curran, of the schooner J. McGee, will take charge of the Sam Cook, lately sailed by him, and Capt. Scott's son will assume command of the McGee.


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Date of Original:
22 Jun, 1877
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GLN.4891
Language of Item:
English
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Dave Swayze
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Detroit Advertiser and Tribune (Detroit, MI), 22 Jun, 1877