p.1 General Paragraphs - Last evening Capt. Mallette arrived from Ogdensburg and will return to that city on Wednesday to take charge of the schr. Hoboken. She has been chartered to carry 40,000 tons of coal from Big Sodus to Brockville for the G.T.R. company.
Today E. Adams, inspector of boilers, was doing duty at Collins Bay. Capt. T. Donnelly will inspect the hulls of the Collins rafting company tomorrow.
The steambarge D.D. Calvin and consorts are loading timber at Toronto for Garden Island.
The schr. Queen of the Lakes will take a load of hay to Oswego before going to Toledo.
In Chicago the Canisteo, Stewart and Pomeroy were placed for corn for Kingston or Ogdensburg at 3 cents free of canal tolls.
The str. Armenia left for Toronto last evening with the schrs. Valencia and Norway in tow. She will load lumber for Garden Island.
The schr. White Oak has been chartered by the Morden coal company, Oakville, to carry across seven loads of anthracite at 32 cents per ton.
p.2 Portsmouth Notes - Capt. Charles Beaupre went to Collins Bay yesterday to take charge of the schr. Neelon, of St. Catharines. She will be towed by the str. Orion of the Collins Bay rafting and towing company.