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Year:  1873 
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 2, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 2, 1873,   ... are payable. John Carruthers, Alexander Gunn Kingston, Dec. 31, 1872 ]NOTES[1873 KINGSTON DAILY NEWS (available on microfilm at Queen's University Stauffer Library) * Note: the regular arrival of the ferry boats Maud, Pierrepont and Watertown are not considered important to the purposes...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 4, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 4, 1873,   p.3 Change of Hands - We learn that the forwarding business of Mr. G.M. Kinghorn - embracing the steamers Pierrepont, Watertown and Gazelle, the lease of the Brock street wharf, and storehouses, etc., has changed hands, a company of enterprising gentlemen of the city being the purchasers. We will...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 6, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 6, 1873,   p.2 Vessel Sales -On Saturday the sale of the schooners Olive Branch and Benedict was decided - Capt. Dix disposing of the former to Mr. Christopher Harris for $7,500, and Messrs. R. Makins and Webster purchasing the Benedict for $10,000. A New Firm - On Saturday we briefly alluded to the ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 8, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 8, 1873,   p.2 Vessel Transfers - Captain Eccles, of Wolfe Island, has purchased the schooner Alma, of Picton; and the schooner Bermuda has passed into the possession of Mr. D. Sills, of Kingston. ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 10, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 10, 1873,   p.2 Montreal Transportation Company - The annual meeting of this company for the election of officers and the transaction of the business was held at its offices, Common street, on Wednesday, Mr. Hugh McLennan was re-elected President of the Board of Directors, the following being appointed his...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 14, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 14, 1873,   p.1 City Council - Extension of Premises - Alderman Sullivan presented the petition of Messrs. William Power & Co., of the Marine Railway, asking permission to extend their wharf 60 feet outside the present site, so as to admit more conveniently and safely of the docking of vessels at their ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 15, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 15, 1873,   p.1 Board of Trade - Annual Meeting - (part) Harbour Improvement - The subject of the improvement of the harbour occupied considerable time and was fully discussed. A deputation was appointed to wait upon the Government to ask them for aid, the Board considering that the deepening and protecting...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 18, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 18, 1873,   p.2 Transfer of the Maud - Yesterday the preliminaries for the sale of the steamer Maud, by Mr. C.F. Gildersleeve, were closed, and she passed into the ownership and possession of Messrs. Folger, Nichol & Co., of the Kingston, Wolfe Island and Cape Vincent Ferry Line. The new firm are ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 20, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 20, 1873,   p.1 DOMINION BOARD OF TRADE At the meeting of the Board of Trade on Friday the registration of vessels was taken up for consideration. Mr. Simpson, on behalf of the Kingston Board of Trade, submitted the following on the subject of the registration of vessels: That under the existing...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 23, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 23, 1873,   p.2 The Welland Canal - The agitation regarding the contemplated improvement of the Welland Canal has terminated in the appointment of Messrs. Gzowski and Keefer, and Mr. McAlpine, an eminent American engineer, to report thereon - that is the adoption of the present route or the plan of Mr. ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 24, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 24, 1873,   p.2 Vessel Transfers - Messrs. Capt. J. Dix and John Welsh have purchased the schooner White Oak, capacity 12,000 bushels, for $11,000; and Messrs. Folger Bros. have increased their shipping facilities by the addition of the schooner Brooklyn. Ottawa & Rideau Forwarding Company - The annual ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 27, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 27, 1873,   ... being placed in the vessel. The vessel is at Kingston, below the bridge, and tenders will be received up to the 15th February. Job to be completed on or before the 1st of April, 1873. Address Privincial Insurance Company, Toronto, Ont. Schooner Alpha - For Sale, either before or after the above...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 28, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 28, 1873,   p.2 Shipbuilding - Work at the Marine Railway (Messrs. W. Power & Co.) is progressing rapidly, and this year is of an important character. The new propeller for Capt. Patterson, late of the China, burned at Nine Mile Point last autumn, is in an advanced stage of construction; and a steam ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 31, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 31, 1873,   p.1 Shipbuilding - The vast improvement in the grain trade during the past few years has infused a fresh impetus into shipbuilding operations, - a stimulus that was necessary in order to supply the increasing demand in the facilities of forwarding by sailing craft. All who interest themselves in...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 3, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 3, 1873,   p.2 PROTECTION TO MARINERS To the Editor of the Daily News. Sir, - It is strange that there is nothing in the Statutes of Canada to prevent Americans from sailing Canadian vessels or taking office, such as mates, and preventing our own men from rising to the position they labour so...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 5, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 5, 1873,   p.1 COUNTY COURT Befor Judge Burrowes The Case of The Recovery of Luggage From The Burning of The Steamer Kingston Judgement In Favor of the Company A legal decision of great importance to carriers and the public generally has lately been given at Kingston by Judge Burrowes, Judge of...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 7, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 7, 1873,   p.2 Sailors Becoming Troublesome - There is a certain class in Kingston, who, on the annual return of spring, turn their attention to pugilistic matters, and annoy not only the public, but the authorities. That fraternity is composed in the main of sailors, whose savings having become well-nigh...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 8, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 8, 1873,   p.2 Boatbuilding - For beauty of model and superiority of workmanship we have rarely, if ever, seen a better or more valuable collection of small skiffs and row-boats than are at present exhibited in the finishing shop of Mr. Henry Cunningham, the lessee of the property formerly occupied by Mr....
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 10, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 10, 1873,   p.2 ad for A. McCorkell, boat builder. Feb. 10th ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 12, 1873 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 12, 1873,   ... p.2 Personal - Captain Fortier, General Agent of the Provincial Insurance Company, is in the city on an official visit. p.4 STEAMER FOR SALE Department of Militia and Defence, Ottawa, Feb. 3rd, 1873 Tenders addressed to the Minister of Militia and Defence, Ottawa, and endorsed "Tender for ......
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