p.1 Incidents of the Day - Last week each of the shovellers at Portsmouth earned $24.
A Corinthian Action - Dame Adelaide V. Pierce, New York, widow of the late Thomas L. Fairchild, has entered a first-class action against the Richelieu & Ontario navigation company, to recover the value (estimated at $1,000) of her baggage lost on the Corinthian.
The barge Acacia is receiving a general overhauling at Davis' dry-dock.
The locomotive works will probably get the work of lengthening the prop. Algonquin.
Clearances: str. Nile and barge Isis, lumber and coal; sloop John A., Seeley's Bay.
Arrivals: str. Nile and barge Isis, Deseronto, lumber; str. Persia, St. Catharines; str. Ocean, Montreal; str. Rideau Belle, Ottawa.