A PARTIAL LIST OF VESSEL APPOINTMENTS FOR THE COMING SEASON
WHAT BOATS MASTERS AND CHIEF ENGINEERS WILL BE FOUND ON
Fortunate Sailors Who Have Good Berths Secured for Next Season
Following is a partial list of appointments of masters and chief engineers for the coming season:
Warner & Co., Cleveland: Steamer Keystone, Capt. William Burns. Schooners- J. G. Masten, Capt. Henry Parker; H. A. Kent, Capt. R. E. Byrne; Joseph Paige, Capt. W. R. Williams.
Tonawanda Barge Line, Tonawanda, N. Y.: Steamers- E. R. Buell, Capt. Woodgrift; Canisteo, Capt. W. J. Lynn, Engineer W. P. Boynton; A. Weston, Capt. M. Hyde; Alleghany, Capt. W. Sunderland.
H. J. Webb & Co., Cleveland: Steamers- Roumania, Capt. R. J. Crowley, Engineer E. W. Prince; J. H. Outhwaite, Capt. Louis Stone, Engineer Martin Burns. Schooners- John J. Barlum, Capt. George Brock; Genoa, Capt. Alex Porter; Camden, Capt. H. Cummings; Thomas P. Sheldon, Capt. P. H. Smith.
Schlesinger Inter-State Transit Company, Milwaukee: Steamers- D. W. Rust, Capt. Frank Rice; Progress, Capt. Daniel Sullivan; Schooner Tokio, Capt. J. Rafferty.
L. S. Sullivan, Toledo: Schooners- C. C. Barnes, Capt. John Cunningham; John Schuette, Capt. Frank Henrich.
Republic Iron Company, Cleveland: Steamers- Republic, Capt. J. A. Landfair; Specular, Capt. A. J. Rattray; Colonial, Capt. C. B. Tower; Continental, Capt. Charles Hinslea. Schooners- Magnetic, Capt. William McGrevey; Grace Holland, Capt. Henry Rogers.
B. Whitaker & Son, Detroit: Steamer B. Whitaker, Capt. Patrick Ryan, Engineer Jacob Sutter. Schooners- S. V. R. Watson, Capt. G. M. Kunnea; Unadilla, Capt. H. H. Hickmont.
Frank Perew, Buffalo: Steamers- A. P. Wright, Capt. John Perew, Engineer A. Haze; John B. Lyon, Capt. Frank D. Perew, Engineer Hugh M. Langdon.
Palmer & Co. Cleveland: Steamers- George Presley, Capt. Charles Miner; W. L. Wetmore, Capt. Charles Wallace, Engineer Church; Queen of the West, no appointments. Schooners- Brunette, Capt. John Conner; J. B. Kitchen, Capt. Henderson.
James McBrier, Erie: Steamers- Uganda (new boat building at Bay City), Capt. C. H. Wilson, Engineer W. Meade; Nyanza, Capt. Frank D. Welcome, Engineer J. R. Blanchette; Fedora, Capt. F. A. Fick, Engineer Charles Davis.
Mutual Transportation Company, Cleveland: Steamers- Cambria, Capt. John Dunn, Engineer Thomas Drysdale; Corsica, Capt. William Cumming, Engineer William Steen; Corona, Capt. J. B. Hall, Engineer J. Wilcox.
Menominee Transit Company, Cleveland: Steamers- Roman, Capt. A. J. Greenley, Engineer A. Wells; Grecian, Capt. J. A. Walsh, Engineer W. H. Jerome; Briton, Capt. M. W. Gotham, Engineer O. H. Gilmore; German, Capt. T. W. Dunn, Engineer William Sanderson: Saxon, Capt. S. Murphy, Engineer G. W. Mason; Norman, Capt. S. Stratton, Engineer Clement Clark.
Capt. Peter Minch, Cleveland: Steamers- Western Reserve, Capt. Albert Myers, Engineer William Seaman; Onoko, Capt. William Gerlach, Engineer John Smith; Philip Minch, Capt. William Young, Engineer E. C. Bacon; H. A. Tuttle, Capt. Cornelius Young; John N. Glidden, Capt. W. H. Johnson, Engineer J. P. Klasen; A. Everett, Capt. Henry Trinter. Schooners- Sophia Minch, Capt. Joseph Lampoh; George H. Warmington, Capt. Fred Galton; Fred A. Morse, Capt. H. Fisher.
Bradley Line, Cleveland: Steamers- Gladstone, Capt. J. Holmes, Engineer John Broderick; Hesper Capt. B. H. Jones, Engineer J. W. Twohy; Pasadena, Capt. F. H. Rae, Engineer William Wilkie; M. B. Grover, Capt. M. Mulholland, Engineer William Angell; City of Cleveland, Capt. C. Moran, Engineer H. C. Talbot; R. P. Ranney, Capt. William Anderson, Engineer H. F. Hunt; E. B. Hale, Capt. L. Stough, Engineer Gilbo; Fred Kelley, Capt. Henry Peterson, Engineer R. S. Hannah; J. S. Fay, Capt. W. Morris, Engineer Irwin Morrison; Superior, Capt. Paul Howell, Engineer W. H. Bond; S. E. Sheldon, Capt. C. H. Tift, Engineer G. E. Wheeler; Henry Chisholm, Capt. John Wysoon, Engineer R. E. Smithells. Schooners- Ahira Cobb, Capt. E. Saveland; John Martin, Capt. Charles Ahlstrom; D. P. Rhodes, Capt. George McLeod; Adriatic, Capt. Henry Brock; Negaunee, Capt. Anthony Leland; Alva Bradley, Capt. George Richards; Sandusky, Capt. E. P. Spear; Thomas Quayle, Capt. Robert Anderson; S. P. Ely, Capt. J. M. Thomas; M. R. Warner, Capt. N. Gifford; S. H. Kimball, Capt. A. P. Klumpf.
H. H. Brown & Co., Cleveland: Steamers- Castalia, Capt. C. C. Allen, Engineer James Hay; LaSalle, Capt. H. W. Stone, Engineer W. G. Tilton; Joliet, Capt. P. L. Millen, Engineer F. L. Harmon; Wawatam, Capt. Ed Mooney, Engineer Dempsey, Griffin, Capt. O. W. Green, Engineer Henry Scharf; Monitor No. 1, Capt. G. A. Minor; Monitor No. 2, Capt. W. W. Brown.
Corrigan Bros., Cleveland: Steamers- Australasia, Capt. A. H. Gains; Bulgaria, Capt. R. J. Lyon; Caledonia, Capt. C. H. Cummings; Italia, Capt. A. W. Reed; Aurora, Capt. Robert McDowell. Schooners- Northwest, Capt. John Ward; Tasmania, Capt. Ed Lusk; George W. Adams, Capt. Robert Donaldson; J. I. Case, Capt. T. J. Robinson.
Cleveland Rolling Mill Company, Cleveland: Steamers- New boat, Capt. Thomas Wilford, Engineer James Clancy; J. H. Wade, Capt. C. M. Smartwood, Engineer L. Malley; J. H. Devereaux, Capt. Simon Gilmore, Engineer A. N. McDonald; William Chisholm, Capt. Richard Call, Engineer S. H. Hunter.
M. J. Cummings, Oswego, N. Y.: Steamers- Charles S. Parnell, Capt. P. Sniffin, Engineer James Carey; Monteagle, Capt. William Griffin, Engineer James Chestnut.
Cleveland Iron Mining Company, Cleveland: Steamers- Pontiac, Capt. James B. Lowe, Engineer T. B. Kelley; Frontenac, Capt. S. N. Murphy, Engineer P. W. Whelan; Kaliyuga, Capt. John Lowe, Engineer James Patterson. Schooner Frontenac, Capt. A. Peterson.
R. P. Fitzgerald & Co., Milwaukee: Frank Keating, chief engineer. Steamers- P. D. Armour, Capt. F. D. Chamberlin, Engineer Thomas Mason; John Plankinton, Capt. L. H. Powell, Engineer W. G. Fell; R. P. Fitzgerald, Capt. L. E. Boyce, Engineer John Mertes; W. M. Egan, Capt. E. H. Franke, Engineer R. E. Walker; Pueblo, Capt. P. Fitzgerald, Engineer James Regan; Denver, Capt. P. Christenson, Engineer John Smith; Topeka, Capt. A. Gibbs, Engineer J. J. Staley; Omaha, Capt. D. Stalker, Engineer Alex. Staley.
F. & P. M. Steamship Company, Saginaw: Steamers- F. & P. M. No. 1, Capt. M. McRae, Engineer R. McLaren; No. 3, Capt. J. Stewart, Engineer F. McLaren; No. 4, Capt. J. Russell, Engineer J. Collins; No. 5, Capt. J. E. Moody, Engineer C. H. Wilcox.
Capt. Charles Hubbard, Toledo: Steamers- George G. Hadley, Capt. H. D. Mallory, Engineer J. F. Walker; Panther, Capt. T. D. Gibson, Engineer W. N. Decker. Schooners- Massasoit, Capt. C. L. Goodsite; Penokee, Capt. John Griffin.
Hawgood & Avery, Cleveland; Steamers- George F. Williams, Capt. E. B. McQueen, Engineer James Balfour; Servia, Capt. Thomas Ellis, Engineer Andrew Wilcox; Waldo A. Avery, Capt. George Robarge, Engineer David Burns; George W. Morley, Capt. Edward Ballentine, Engineer A. J. Helbing; Belle Cross, Capt. W. H. Buzzard, Engineer James Lee. Schooners- H. A. Hawgood, Capt. Fred Alstrom; Moeonia(sic), Capt. Louis Bang; F. D. Ewen, Capt. W. D. Angell; Chicago Board of Trade, Capt. E. J. Buzzard; S. Clement, Capt. Fred Watson; Little Jake, Capt. Patrick Gordon.
Capt. John T. Hutchinson, Cleveland: Steamers- Germanic, Capt. John McNeff, Engineer Charles Price; Rube Richards, Capt. M. H. Place, Engineer G. P. Chipman. Schooners-Emma C. Hutchinson, Capt. L. G. Vosburg; May Richards, Capt. T. H. Woodward.
Moore & Bartow, Cleveland: Steamers- John W. Moore, Capt. Richard Neville; Louisiana, Capt. John Coulter; James Pickands, Capt. P. Dowdall; Siberia, Capt. W. W. Morris; Marquette, Capt. Ed Chilson; N. K. Fairbank, Capt. J. H. Stoffer.
Marine Transit Company, Marine City: Steamers- Aztec, Capt. Fred Howe, Engineer C. Derin; Toltec, Capt. James Taylor, Engineer A. Arenson. Schooners- Miztec, Capt. James Owen; Zapotec, Capt. Peter Thompson.
Truman Moore, Lorain, O.: Schooners- Alice B. Norris, Capt. F. E. Ingraham; Kate Winslow, Capt. T. I. Moore.
Charles Hebard, Pequaming, Mich.: Steamer Charles Hebard, Capt. James Parsons, Engineer Wm. Shoemaker. Schooners- Aloha, Capt. Alfred Eads; Annabelle Wilson, Capt. B. Hurley.
C. T. Morley, Marine City: Steamers- St. Lawrence, Capt. I. A. Nicholson, Engineer Andrew Manlon; John J. Hill, Capt. John Andrews.
Graham & Morton Line, Chicago: Steamers- City of Chicago, Capt. Charles McIntosh, Engineer Wm. McClure. The new steamer now building in the yard of the Detroit Dry-dock Company will be commanded by Edward Stines, of St. Joseph, and Robert McClure, of Detroit, will have charge of her machinery.
Capt. Homer Durand, Toledo: Steamer St. Paul, Capt. H. Durand, Engineer William Robinson. Schooners- P. B. Locke, Capt. J. A. Moore: Anna P. Grover, Capt. G. L. Durand.
Miscellaneous- Capt. F. Smallman, not W. H., will command the steamer City of Milwaukee this season; City of Rome, Capt. R. H. Long, Engineer A. E. Welsh; D. Leuty, Capt. J. S. McNeil, Engineer S. Stone; schooner G. K. Jackson, Capt. Curtis Jackson; schooner R. Bottsford, Capt. John Lovell; Simon Langell, Capt. A. R. Sinclair, Engineer Anthony Rein; Kalkaska, Capt. H. Fisk, Engineer George Miller; schooner Arenac, Capt. Henry Davis; Oscoda, Capt. George Ryan, Engineer Robert Leitsch; Alex Nimick, Capt. A. H. Reed, Engineer P. H. Doyle; John Harper, Capt. H. L. Mills; Marion, Capt. John Cockrane, Engineer Johnson.