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18. The Judge orders that the Boat & Seine be

sold by the Marshal by private contract for the

best sum that can be obtained therefor. 6. The Marshal files Commission of Sale with

return thereto-Also Account Sales of Seine & Boat and account of expenses and vouchers

therefor.
1. Marshal's Fees and Disbursements having

been taxed pursuant to Notice in the presence
of Counsel for Her Majesty were this day com-
puted and allowed as follows:
Marshal's Fees £12.16.0

$62.29 Disbursements

23.3912 Memo. of Sales (as returned by Mar

shal):
1 Seine Boat with Gear thereto be-
longing sold for...

$120.00
1 Seine with Gear thereto belonging
sold for

250.00

$370.00

$370.00

$62 29

By amt. received from

Marshal & placed to
Credit of Registrar in
Merchants Bank of P.

E. Island
Nov. 14. To paid Marshal's Fees

as taxed ...
To paid Marshal's Dis-

bursements as taxed...
To amt. paid in Bank of

N. S. to credit of the
Receiver General of
Canada under Judge's
Order of 12th instant

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I hereby certify the foregoing to be a true copy of the Minutes of the Court of Vice-Admiralty for the Province of Prince Edward Island in the case of The Queen l's. The Boat and Seine e Ship or Vessel Col. J. II. French.

In Testimony whereof I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed the Seal of the said Court at Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, this thirteenth day of November, A. D. 1912. [Seal of the Exchequer ('ourt of Canada, the Prince Edward Island Admiralty District.]

W. A. O. MORSON,

Registrar.

In the Vice-ddmiralty Court of Prince Edward Island.

OUR SOVEREIGN LADY THE QUEEN, Plaintiff,

aguinst THE BOAT AND SEIXE CX OR BELONGING TO THE SHIP OR VES

SEL Argonaut. 1887. Sept. 19. Nr. Ilodgson Q. ('. for Oun Sovereign Lady the

Queen takes out a writ of Summons against the boat and seine er or belonging to the Ship or Vessel Argonaut in an action for forfeiture.

Also files copy of said writ, and Minute. 2:3. Mr. Ilodgson files original Writ of Summons

with return thereto. Nov. 18. The Owners of bryonaut (per Wr. George) file

a certified copy of allidavit of Benjamin F.

Sprague, Master of you, and others. 1888. March j. ('ertificate of no appearance having been filed

issued to Mr. Ilody 01.

Judge's order setting down trial for 6th inst.

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TUESDAY, 6th March, A. D. 1888.

The Queen

υ. The Seine Boat and Seine ex Argonaut

Before The Ilonourable

Edward Palmer, Judge.

Mr. Hodgson states plaintiffs case and tenders in evidence, Commission to Capt. William McLaren under the Great Seal of Canada bearing date 14th day of June, 1886, appointing him a fishery officer under the Fisheries Act, &c.

Capt. William McLaren sworn, erd by Mr. Hodgson. Capt. Philip Wright R. N. sworn erd by Mr. Hodgson.

1 Ex.-Chart of eastern portion of Straits of Northumherland.

Mr. Hodgson moves that the Boat and Seine Er. Argomaut seized by William McLaren a Fishery Officer on board the cruiser Critic on the 24th day of July, 1887, off West River, Prince Edward Island, be condemned as forfeited to Her Majesty for violation of the treaty or convention made between Ilis late Majesty George the Third, King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland of the one part and the United States of America of the other part, signed at London on the twentieth day of October, 1818, and for a breach and violation of the Imperial Statute 59 Geo. 3 Cap. 38 and for a breach and violation of Chapter 94 of the Revised Statutes of Canada.

Also that a Commission of appraisement do issue and that upon its return a Commission of Sale may issue, and that he may have leave to apply again.

COURT: Be it so.

March 16.

19. 23.

Mr. Hodgson Q. C. takes ont commission of appraisement.

Mr. Ilodgson files Decree of Condemnation.

The Marshal files commission of appraisement and return thereto.

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The Marshal files a/c Sales of Seine & Boat and Commission of Sale with return thereto, also account of expenses and vouchers therefor.

Marshal's fees and disbursements having been taxed pursuant to Notice in the presence of Counsel for Her Majesty were this day completed and allowed as follows: Marshal's fees £12.5.6

$62.17 disbursements

23.3912 Memo. of Sales (as returned by Mar

shal) :
1 Seine with gear thereto belonging
sold for

$15.00
1 Seine boat with gear thereto he-
longing sold for.

88.00

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S. to creclit of the Receiver General of Canada under Judge's Order of 12th instant being balce in the hands of Registrar

1.52.131.

$238.00 $238.00

I hereby certify the foregoing to be a true copy of the Minutes of the Court of Vice-Admiralty for the Province of Prince Edward Island in the case of the Queen v. The Boat and Seine ex Ship or Vessel Argonaut.

In testimony whereof I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed the seal of the said Court at Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, this thirteenth day of November, A. D. 1912.

[Seal of the Exchequer Court of Canada, the Prince

Edward Island Admiralty District.]

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The American Consul at Charlottetown to the Secretary of

State.

AMERICAN CONSULATE,
CHARLOTTETOWN, P. E. I., CANADA,

January 3, 1913.

Subject: Proceedings Condemning Property ex American

Fishing Schooners Argonaut and Jonas H. French.

The Honorable
THE SECRETARY OF STATE,

Washington.

SIR: I have the honor to acknowledge the Department's instruction No. 12, of December 12, 1912, received December 19, 1912, calling for a complete transcript of proceedings, with evidence in full as well as judgments of the court, in the cases of the American Fishing schooner's Argonaut and Jonas H. Freuchi before the Admiralty ('out of Prince

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