The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Jan 1906

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The annual meeting of the Montreal and Kingston Forwarding company, was held at the Place Viger Hotel, with the president, F. Ross, Quebec, presiding. The different reports were presented by the secretary-treasurer, G.R. Moir, and these, after some little discussion, were unanimously adopted.

Considerable business relative to the immediate advancement of the company was considered, and it was given out that a policy of improvement to the fleet of the company will be carried out this year.

The election of officers resulted in the re-election of F. Ross, Quebec, as president; J.B. Carruthers, Kingston, vice-president; G.R. Moir, Quebec, secretary-treasurer, and Messrs. J.T. Ross, Quebec, and William Stewart, Montreal, directors. (Kingston and Montreal Forwarding company ?)

p.8 Chicago's oldest lake captain, Capt. Pringiville, died on Monday. He began his life on the lakes in 1837.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Jan 1906