p.1 Steamboat Arrangements - Chicora , Cumberland and Frances Smith to run between Collingwood and Fort William; Algoma to ply between Collingwood and Sault Ste. Marie; Silver Spray to take place of Frances Smith between Collingwood and Owen Sound.
p.2 Admiralty Court For Ontario - letter to editor says one is necessary.
-Tug Service - Calvin & Breck received renewal of contract and subsidy.
-Navigation - Port Hope April 9 - Norseman left for Charlotte today.
- Owen Sound - April 9 - bay is frozen.
- Wallaceburg -April 9 - str. Clark running regularly to Sarnia.
- Toronto -April 9 - sch. Centurion arrived from Brighton with 150 tons of Kingston pig iron.
p.3 no open water visible from Stony or Galloup Islands.
-Passing Detroit - vessels used to have to pay to be reported when passing Detroit, now Chicago will pay expenses; want Captains to paint names on sides or display flags.