Craig's wharf: steamer Alexandria from Montreal this evening.
Swift's wharf: steamer Rideau King from Ottawa.
M.T. company's elevator: tug Bronson from Montreal with three light barges, and cleared down with four barges, laden.
Richardsons' elevator: steamer Erin and consort Danforth from Fort William with 72,000 bushels of wheat; schooner Flora Carveth, from Oshawa, with 13,000 bushels of barley; schooner Granger, Trent, wheat; schooner Laura D., Wellington, wheat.
p.6 To Purchase A Steamer - Sault Ste. Marie, Ont. May 23rd - A.N. McKay, of the Hamilton & Fort William Navigation company, who has been superintending the construction of docks for the New Ontario dock and coal company, has left for England to purchase a steamer, which will be operated between Montreal and Fort William, in the passenger and packet freight trade. This will be the first of a large fleet which the company proposes to bring to the lake region.