The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 May 1875

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p.2 W.C. - 21.

-Trial Trip - The new str. Geneva this morning was out on a regular trial trip, over a measured coarse to Nine Mile Point. She did her little running at the rate of over 15 m.p.h., and has begun a lively career by astonishing folks. She will annihilate space between the city and the Cape beautifully.

-The Queen's Birthday - Rochester going down the river, Maud making a cheap trip to Cape.

-Imports - 20.

-Important to Commerce - grain forwarders have reduced the charge on grain from Kingston to Montreal to 3 1/2¢ per bushel.

p.3 steamers still working on Jessie Macdonald in upper bay.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 May 1875