p.2 The Murderous Affray at Chicago - Full Particulars - sailors shot by a policeman. [Chicago Tribune]
-Smuggling Incident - man in small boat upsets while trying to smuggle whiskey to U.S.
-Accident Near Detroit - Stanley Burleigh, sailor on sch. Star of Hope, killed by falling from rigging of vessel; he was the son of an Amherst Island farmer; his body was returned to the Island.
-Accident at Garden Island - sailor from barque Republic fell between vessel and pier and had his hips crushed.
-Loss of the Steamer Spartan - struck a rock 2 miles below Caughnawaga and sank 200 yards from wharf.
p.3 Marine Items - arrivals and departures.
-Bark Northwest - ashore, not off yet.
-Port Escanaba - newly established 15 miles from entrance to Green Bay.
-Expedition To the Wreck of the Prop. Pewabic - by wrecking steamer Magnet; wreck lies in 37 1/2 fathoms (165 feet). [Chicago Journal]
-Vessels Passed Through Welland Canal - Aug. 25.
-Imports - 26,28.