Staats Begins the Ferry NY Times 10 Oct-1894

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Staats Begins the Ferry
NY Times  10 Oct-1894 - HOWABOD CA1?0LL BZ0CTS Start Mad, a tit Landing...
HOWABOD CA1?0LL BZ0CTS Start Mad, a tit Landing for th S Btateaj Islaad Ferry. TOMPKINSVHAJ3. K. V rmt ati.i. ard Carroll, or tliose he represents, to-day took the first steps toward the operation of the new ferry to jNew-Tork. At 11 o'clock Contractor Staats of New-Tork appeared at the American Cotton Warehouse Company's docks herb with several bargeloada of piles and lumber and a pile drlver.j The contractor had orders to preparf I a ferryboat landlnW there, but- Superintendent Jewell would hot let' him proceed. Later he was -notified that the wharf adjoining the old Quarantine landing, at the foot of Arrletta Street, had been leased by Mr. Carroll,- and the contractor began work' at 1 o'clock. I . j ii About fifty merj were employed, and the force is to be doubled to-morrow. It: wa expected to contlrfu the work all night, bur the electric lights; were not put up. and only " ySwXVU. f j 1 . 1 1 1 - 1

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  1. The New York Times,
  2. 10 Oct 1894, Wed,
  3. Page 5

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