The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Dec 1893

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p.1 General Paragraphs - Capt. Saunders' condition is still serious.

Today J. Donnelly, jr., hauled out the sailing yacht Ariadne. She will receive a thorough overhauling, and in the spring will be in better shape than ever.

Little Local Lines - E. Charles, mate of the S.S. Algonquin, has been appointed to superintend a gang of men repairing barges for the M.T. company.

R. Davis & Sons will build three yachts of 22 ft., 28 ft., and 32 ft. respectively in length this winter. The yachts will be equipped with gas engines.

Incidents of the Day - The schr. Pilot is expected down from Amherst Island today with barley.

The str. Chieftain, of Garden Island, runs daily between Garden Island and the city.

A Fine New Tug - Calvin's new tug will be ready for launching in about two weeks time. The tug will be a shade larger than the Thompson, but more powerful. The boat will cost a snug little sum, but will be a fine one.

p.3 In Grateful Remembrance - funeral of Capt. W.W. Horne, of Wolfe Island.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Dec 1893