The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Mar 1904

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p.1 Ice and Navigation - Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. - there is 27 inches of ice here; May 10th is considered earliest date that boats will be able to get to Lake Superior.

p.2 Personal Mention - Charles McSorley and Mac Kirk, chief and second engineer respectively on the steamer Turret Court, left Sunday night for Owen Sound to engage in fitting out the boat for the coming season.

Day's Episodes - The Marine Review publishes a view and sketch of the Calvin shipping industry at Garden Island.

The Wolfe Island delegation to Toronto, Reeve Fawcett, Councilor Briceland and Dr. McCarthy, interviewed Premier Ross and solicited aid for the Wolfe Island ferry project. The steamer will cost $24,000 and only $20,000 is available.

p.3 Wolfe Island - Dr. McCarthy, Reeve Fawcett and Edward Briceland, justice of the peace and chairman of the township liberals, visited Ottawa last week to interview the government. This week they are in Toronto visiting the local house on business in connection.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Mar 1904