THE "CHESAPEAKE" BEING TOWED INTO HALIFAX
HARBOUR BY THE "SHANNON,"
ships into Halifax harbour fell to a young Nova Scotian lieutenant named Wallis, who lived to be " Admiral of the Fleet " of Old England.
But we must now go back to continue the story of the struggle on the Niagara frontier.,
Laura The Americans were much annoyed by
Secord. small parties of British troops who attacked their foraging parties and advanced posts. At last Colonel Boerstl_er was ordered to surprise one of these parties, posted at Beaver Dam, and commanded by Lieutenant FitzGibbon. But the surprise was on the other side.