The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), May 31, 1838


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Malicious Proceedings - Some malicious persons, on Tuesday night, set fire to, and sent adrift, the new wood scow belonging to the Canadian steamboat Traveller - the result of which was, she burned to the water's edge. Loss not less than $400.

At the same time, two wagons, the property of E.F. & A.G. Smith, (who are also part owners of the Traveller,) were hurled from the banks below Carthage, into the river, and destroyed.

It is to be hoped that wretchs who would be guilty of such rascally conduct, may be speedily detected and punished. - Roch. Democrat


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Date of Original:
May 31, 1838
Local identifier:
GLN.5339
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Peter Warwick
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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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St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), May 31, 1838