p.2 Mail Contract - We learn that Donald Bethune, Esq., has received the contract for carrying the Mails, by steamboat, the whole way between Montreal and Hamilton, commencing next season.
Note - The above is not precisely a fact. Mr. Bethune's tender was was the lowest, but it has not yet been finally accepted.
Port of Kingston.
Oct. 15th - Schr. Victory, Oswego, 277 bbls. salt, J. Carruthers.
Schr. Spray, Oswego, 940 bbls. flour, McPherson & Crane.
Schr. Major Barnum, Oswego, 100 bbls. salt, Pennock & Son.
Schr. Canadian, Oswego, gen. cargo.
Schr. Minerva Cook, Bear Creek, white ash staves, Calvin, Cook & Co.
Schr. Mayflower, Oswego, 60 bbls. salt, James Morton; 436 bbls. flour, 460 bush. wheat, Macpherson & Crane.
Schr. Perry, Whitby, 638 bbls. flour, 45 bbls. ashes, 16 tons bran, Quebec Forwarding Co.