March 17, 1908
p.6 Wolfe Island, March 2nd - Moved, Fawcett-Spoor, that the reeve and George Keys act as assistant managers with the Wolfe Islander, no salary. D.J. Dawson appointed to keep the steamboat books at $25 for the year. Steamboat accounts paid: James McDonald, 14 days carpenter work, $28; C. Cummings, 1 month captain, $50; R. Mullin, 1 month engineer, $66.66; Miss Ahearn, 1 years interest on $500 note, $30; James Swift & Co., coal for January, $88.87; McKelvey & Birch, amount of account, $3; Thomas Passo ?, 12 days in February, $15; Robert Bustard, 6 1/2 days in February, $8.43; Resolved that bylaw be passed empowering the reeve to borrow $300 for steamboat purposes. Resolved, that G. Keegan be given the boarding of crew of steamer Wolfe Islander at the same price as 1907.
March 6th - Special meeting called by reeve and councillors Fawcett and Keys. Moved, Keys-Fawcett, moved, and resolved, that we set a scale of wages for deckhands for steamer Wolfe Islander as follows: Up to July 1st, $20; July and August, $25; after that to close of the season, $29 ($20?) per month; mate $40; firemen, $35 per month; Moved Keys-Fawcett, and resolved, that an order be passed to settle with the Cataraqui Bridge company for $150.
To The Vessels Of The M.T. Company Fleet.
The Montreal Transportation company has made the following appointments to its vessels for the coming season:
Advance - Captain, M. Olsen, Kingston; engineer, R. Hepburn, Kingston.
Bothnia - Captain, A. Monpetit, Melocheville; engineer, T. Hazlett, Kingston.
D.G. Thomson - Captain, T.J. Murphy, Kingston; engineer, L.E. Spencer, Kingston.
Emerson - Captain, C. Martin, Kingston; engineer, G. Henderson, Kingston.
Fairmount - Captain, P.C. Telfer, Owen Sound; engineer, J.W. Taylor, Midland.
Glide - Captain, T. O'Connor, Kingston; engineer, G.M. Gerow, Picton.
Glenmount - Captain, John Wood, Port Dalhousie; engineer, T.G. Bishop, Kingston.
H.F. Bronson - Captain, Luke Mallon, Cardinal; engineer, G. Dennison, Kingston.
Jessie Hall - No appointments.
Mary P. Hall - Captain, William Murphy, Kingston; engineer, J. Kennedy, Kingston.
Mary - Captain, J.B. Deseroslier, Montreal; engineer, C.A. Stilson, Bouck's Hill.
Rosemount - Captain, C. Milligan, St. Catharines; engineer, R. Taylor, Kingston.
Stormount - Captain, H.N. McMaster, Toronto; engineer, H. McClymont, Kingston.
Stirling - Captain, J. Murray, Kingston; engineer, G. Fleming, Kingston.
Windsor - Captain, J. Doyle, Kingston; engineer, W.C. Spencer, Kingston.
Westmount - Captain, Alexander Milligan, St. Catharines; engineer, W. Newbold, Kingston.
Barges and Captains.
Augustus - P. Lalonde, Valleyfield.
Acadia - A. Lalonde, Valleyfield.
Alberta - W. Langevion, Valleyfield.
Brighton - Herbert Tim, Montreal.
Bella - L. Leduc, Valleyfield.
Condor - F. Lalonde, jr., Valleyfield.
Cornwall - L. Benoit, Valleyfield.
Cobourg - A. St. Marseille, Cascade Point.
Dunmore - I. Daoust, Montreal.
Dorchester - E. Deblais, St. Roche de Richelieu.
Dakota - A. Gosselin, Cascades Point.
George T. Davie - A. Monette, jr., Valleyfield.
Huron - No appointment.
Hiawatha - N. Lafrance, Cascade Point.
Hector - A. Monette, sr., Valleyfield.
Hilda - William Lalonde, Kingston.
Iowa - Joseph Daoust, Valleyfield.
Jennie - E. Major, Valleyfield.
John Gaskin - A. Major, Valleyfield.
Kingston - C. Lebeuf, Valleyfield.
Kildonan - M. Moreau, Cedars.
Lapwing - Joseph Leduc, Valleyfield.
Mamie - F. Mallette, Hudson Heights.
Melrose - Alexander Herbert, Montreal.
Montreal - George Montroy, Kingston.
Muskoka - William Leduc, St. Justine Station.
Nadine - Truffle Daoust, Valleyfield.
Selkirk - M. Chatel, St. Zotique.
Thrush - Jules Herbert, Valleyfield.
Valencia - Max. Lefebvre, Montreal.
Winnipeg - Nelson Mallette, Cornwall.
Ungava - James Kirkwood, Kingston.
Hamilton - George Davy, Kingston.
Quebec - C. Sauve, Kingston.