The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Feb 1904

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p.3 Rideau Navigation Co. - At a meeting of the shareholders of the Rideau Lakes Navigation company, held at the Hotel Randolph on Wednesday, Captain D. Noonan, Kingston, was unanimously elected president and general manager; W.G.E. Boyd of Hamilton was chosen vice president, and George Lynch Staunton, also of Hamilton, secretary-treasurer.

p.7 Wolfe Island Council - Moved that James Crawford be engaged as captain for the ferry steamer at a salary of $600 per annum, subject to an agreement to be agreed on by him and the council. Moved, in amendment, that Charles Cummings be engaged as captain at a salary of $600 per annum. Motion carried by vote of the reeve. Moved, and resolved, that the reeve and Councillors Keyes, Halliday and Capt. Crawford be appointed a committee to engage an engineer.

Feb. 12, 1904

p.5 Personal Mention - Captain Edward Booth has been elected pilot of the Grand Council of Masters' and Mates' Association. James Dix and Capt. George Crawford are on the executive committee.

Feb. 13, 1904

p.8 Pith of the News - Thomas Henry, traffic manager R. & O. company, Montreal, has been offered the position of general manager of the Northern Navigation company, Collingwood.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Feb 1904