p.2 Navigation - Opening of Welland Canal - Port Dalhousie April 12th - M.L. Breck the first vessel to leave harbor, a list of 32 steamers and vessels laid up at Port Dalhousie.
p.3 Running - str. Junita from Clayton to Gananoque.
The First Arrival - at Hamilton was schr. Oriental of Garden Island, Capt. Malone.
Going Away - Mr. McPhie, representative of St. Lawrence Forwarding Co., moving to Montreal.
First In - schr. S. & J. Collier with wheat from Toronto.
April 13, 1877
p.2 Fish Breeding - Newcastle Fish Breeding Establishment - costs (almost two full columns).
p.3 Marine - schooners Prince Alfred and Brooklyn leaving.
-str. Hiawatha started first trip to Wallaceburg on St. Clair River on Saturday.
April 14, 1877
p.3 Marine - sch. Homeward Bound launched from Marine Railway, almost rebuilt, to be replaced by sch. Jessie Macdonald.
- sailors wages opening up, all the way from $1 to $1.50.