Clearances: tug Active, Montreal, six barges of grain; prop. Tilley and tow, upper lakes.
While working in the slip at Swift's dock, yesterday, Connolly's dredge, St. Joseph, broke some of her machinery and had to be dry-docked.
The schr. Dunn, Capt. Dix, arrived at Garden Island with timber from Toledo yesterday. Capt. Dix says he had a very good trip down.
Gooderman's yacht Oriole and the yacht Ioline, Toronto, passed through for the islands yesterday afternoon. There were a large number of people on Swift's dock to see the boats.
Arrivals: str. McViety, Chicago, 68,800 bush. of corn and rye; str. Butternoi, Chicago, 39,779 bush. corn; tug Thompson, Montreal, six barges; tug Active, Montreal, six barges; tug Hall, Montreal, two barges.
p.2 District Dashes - The str. Varuna met with an accident whilst en route to Picton. She broke a portion of her steering apparatus and had to be towed to Deseronto.
John F. Graham, Newboro, swore out a search warrant against the tug Maggie May, and had Chief Butler search the boat at Chaffey's Lock for a tent and fish pole, which he supposed had been taken from the shore of Mosquito Lake, by some of the tug's crew. The search proved fruitless.