Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Aug. 14, 1839
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p.2 American steamer St. Lawrence hailed by British armed schooner and ordered to show her colors. - "a snarling and currish sort of article" in the [Sacketts Harbor Journal]
p.3 The steam boat Great Britain, Captain Jacob Herchmer, will resume her regular trips on Saturday morning at 9 o'clock.
The Ottawa Company's Barge Thistle, Capt. Myers arrived in our port on Monday morning, from Prescott, Upper Canada, with a cargo consisting of 2,300 bushels of wheat, 700 bushels of pease, and a quantity of staves. She left Prescott, at 10 A.M. on Friday last, Montreal on Sunday morning, and performed her whole voyage without the assistance of a steamer. The barge returns to Kingston via Rideau Canal on Monday morning. [Quebec Gazette, 7th Aug.]
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- Rick Neilson
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