The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Feb 1876

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p.2 Pilfering - stoves, rope, etc. stolen from schr. Ben Folger.

p.3 The Propellers - several propeller companies may lay up steamers this year.

The Centennial Yachts - mentions Oriole.

Feb. 29, 1876

p.2 Police - arrest two men for theft from schr. Ben Folger.

p.3 The Vessel Tax - former high tax had an injurious effect upon carrying trade of Kingston. [Monetary Times]

The Ice Traffic - vessels chartered for $500 each.

March 1, 1876

p.3 Thieving - thefts from Ben Folger and Governeur.

March 2, 1876


March 3, 1876

p.3 Ahem - re the thefts from schr. Ben Folger, unless lake freights rise, the owner will wish the thief took the whole vessel. [Oswego Palladium]

Loading Ice - twenty vessels at Kingston, Garden Island, and Clayton.

March 4, 1876


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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Feb 1876