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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Oct 1878

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p.2 Marine - arrivals at Swift's, M.T. Co., Holcomb & Stewarts.

Oct. 9, 1878

p.2 Insolvent Act of 1875 - J. Brokenshire.

p.3 bad storm, several vessels had rough time.

Obituary - daughter of Capt. Andrew Miller of Pierrepont.

Oct. 10, 1878

p.3 Midland Central Fair - display of photographs and paintings - Mr. Graham of Portsmouth had oil painting of old sailor, India ink marine scene; water color of Pierrepont cutting through ice.

Oct. 11, 1878

p.2 Marine - str. Whistlewing swamped on Rice Lake.

The Peerless Sunk - cut in two by Olive above Merrickville.

Today's Gleanings - mate of schr. Clayton Belle, supposed to have drowned near Niagara but swam ashore

p.3 A Heavy Gale - on lake.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Oct 1878