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INDEX TO VOLUME XXXIII.,

FROM JULY TO DECEMBER INCLUSIVE, 1855.

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Acre of land, history of an...
764 Bill of lading, copy of an old

768
Act of New York relative to dividends of In- Bill of exchange before acceptance, right of
surance Companies.....

624

attaching creditor of drawer and payee. 588
Act of Louisiana relative to personal property of exchange, partnership, acceptance... 208
pledged.........

620 Bills of exchange and bills of lading........ 71
Act of Louisiana relative to notaries in New

and promissory noles in
Orleans........

729
Louisiana.....

254
Act relating to bank charters in New Jersey. 724 Biography of American merchants, Hunt's.. 644
Advertising, philosophy of...

765

mercantile, Thomas H. Perkins.. 19
Agriculture and Railroads..

Walter R. Jones.... 423
Agriculture, statistics of. 114, 236,381, 505, 631, 759 Boiler tubes, prices of...

500
Agricultural statistics of the U. Kingdom.... 761 Bond warehouses, etc., application to....... 620
Alcohol from beet root.......

643 Bonded goods passing through China.... 728
Alcohol, of chemistry and commerce, the... 125 Bonds may be given by an importer to an in-
Algeria, culture of cotton and tobacco in.... 631

terior port....

484
Aluminum, or French silver..

383 for duties, how they must be signed.. 621
America, first woolen manufactures in...... 501 Look trade.......... 133, 267, 395, 525, 651, 771
first books in.......

524

decision of Judge Nelson on mo-
American and foreign tonnage entered and

tion for an injunction.......

74
cleared in the United States...... 97 Books in America, the first.
«
hardware and mechanical skill.... 259 Boot and shoe trade of Boston....

759
iron, superiority of......

641 Boots and shoes, manufac. of by machinery. 126
inerchants, Hunt's biography of.. 644 Boston banks, weekly averages of,
steamboats......

519

78, 211, 340, 462, 595
verd antique marble.....

383 board of trade and the Merchant's
Amondtillado sherry, what is it?............ 501

Magazine....

134
Animals, commerce in and consumption of

population of, at different periods... 630
animal food.

stocks, semi-annual dividends on... 351
Appraisers, return of custom house. 488

new mercantile movement in

766
Arctic relief expedition, the Hartstein 606 Bottle of Champagne, a
Argentine Confederation, treaty of commerce Branch mint, San Francisco, operations of... 253
between United States and....
102 Brazil, culture of tea in....

442
Arkansas, population of, in 1850 and 1854... 235 Brazilian Empire, revenue and expendit'rs of, 613
coal fields of.......

382

regulation in relation to signals.... 513
Auction, delivery of goods sold at.......... 483

Empire, commerce of...

608
Bread, use of lime-water in making. 381
B.

Breweries, statistics of, in the British islands, 496
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, Kingswood Bricks for building, wetting of...

644
tunnel of......
372 Bridge, a new railroad..

133
Bank of Charleston.
358 Brimstone trade of Sicily

369
of Mutual Redemption............... 480 British mints, coinage of.

479
“ exchange, New York county.

475 Provinces, imports into U.S.from... 40
6 bills as freight, law of common carriers, 586 post office, statistics of..

628
stockholders, constitutional liability of. 616 revenue in 1854-'55..

359
of England in 1854..

581
excise returns in 1853-'54..

98
transactions of............

92
fisheries, the.......

367
and its notes.............. 479 Irish and Scotch ports, commerce of. 366
Banking and money ........

541 Broadhaven, W. coast Ireland, fixed light on. 112
chartered and free systems comp'rd. 355 Brooklyn, real and personal property in.... 478
currency and finance journal of,

city railroad company..

639
87, 253, 347, 470, 610 Broom-corn, method and cost of cultivation. 635
Bankruptcy in Ireland.....

337 Buenos Ayres, authentication of ship's pa-
Banks, condition of New Orleans....90, 611, 349 pers at....

362
liabilities of..

453 Building, wetting of bricks for.
of the city of New York, condition of, 347 Buoyage of Queen's channel............

113
weekly average of New York city, Butler, history of....

633
78, 210, 340, 461, 594, 711 Business, stick to a legitimate..

392
weekly average of Boston,
78, 211, 340, 462, 595

C.
of San Francisco, the...
722 Cabin boy, recommendation of a........

769
Bees, inspection of at Jefferson, La...... 364 California, rocks on coast of...

743
Beet sugar of France.......

636 Canada and the British Provinces, exports to, 486
Beet root, alcohol from...

643

borders of, ports of entry, etc., on... 364
Beuves Rock, river Shannon, Ireland, fixed

customs, duties in..

107
light on........

112
its commerce and resources.

200
Belgium, growth and manufacture of flax in. 382 bonded goods passing through.... 728
“ Bell's Commercial College" of Chicago.... 262 Canadian reciprocity treaty.
philosophy of joint stock banking... 93 Candia, commerce of..

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Canals and railronds.......

638 Commercial and industrial cities of Europe,
the New York, contract system on... 372

Lynn, Mass. 569
Carpet manufacture...

501

of the U.S.,
Cariage, drayage, or lighterage of goods in

Philadelphia. 53
bond.......

487

of Europe,
Cash duties received at port of New York,

Glasgow, Scotland. 673
83, 217, 343, 468, 599

of Europe,
Cashier, how he compromised with the direc-

Frankfort-on-the-Main, Ger. 63
tors of a bank.

257

and political relations with Chi.
Catile market of Philadelphia.

239
na, our......

275
Cattle Trade of New York for 1854... ..... 116

agents and consuls, rights of.... 360
Ceylon, cinnamon fields in..

760

Chronicle and Review,
Character, an essay for merchants........... 390

77, 209, 337, 460, 592
Charleston, bank of....

358

prosperity of the Greeks 227
Charleston, S. C., export trade of..

604

regulations, 102, 248, 360, 480,617, 725
Charter-party claim for not receiving a full

statistics..95, 221, 365, 491, 601, 735
cargo..

334 Common carriers as distinguished from ex-
Chartered and free systems of banking com-

press business...

72
pared..

355 Connecticut, assessed value of property in.. 352
Chicago, " Bell's Commercial College” at... 262

value of property, real and per-
Census of Great Britain, results of the...120, 375

sonal, in.

92
of Kansas in 1855...

121

railroads in the State of..
China, commercial value of girls in. 394 Consignee or owner, goods unclaimed by... 361

exports of tea from, to the 1.8...... 493 Consignments, etc., shipment of goods
our commercial and political relations Consuls and commercial agents, rights of.... 360
with.
275 Contract system on the N. Y. canals.

372
project of an iron currency in.. 725

of affreightment-sweating case ... 703
the imperial rice of....

763 Copper ore and cotton, dangerous freight.... 394
Chocolate trade of Boston..

646 Cork of commerce, the, where it comes from. 138
Chronicle and Review, Commercial,

Corn crop of each county in the State of Ohio, 506
77, 209, 337, 460, 592, 708 * trade, falling

of a store, liability of owner 333
Cincinnati, the Mercantile Librray Ass'n of. 138 statistics in France ...

762
Cincinnati, trade and commerce of

740 Cortez bank, coast of California, rocks on... 743
Cities and towns, commercial, of the United Cotton and copper ore, dangerous freight... 394
States....
...53, 303, 569 and shoe statistics.

101
Clerk, the Merchant's.

394

and tobacco, culture of, in Algeria... 631
Clerks, ladies as..

766
East Indian and American..

237
Cloths, import of into the United States..... 491 manufacture in the South..

499
Coal, by a chemic'il preparation..

128

market, New York. 85, 219, 345, 468, 717
* fields of Arkat:89.
342 Counting-house education ....

391
fields and products of the Ohio Valley. 494 Cove Point, mouth of Patuxet river, change
#lands of Great Britain and Ohio.

of light at

232
trade of Pennsylvania..
498 Cuba, commerce with.

365
" the essence of, i substitute for oil of tur.

tobacco and cigars, facts about.. 648
pentine..
642) Currency and the tariff..

191
Coals for Western New York..
323 Custom house appraisement office.

364
Coast of Spain, on the Atlantic, alteration of

appraisers, return of...

488
light at Cadiz

231

authorities, ex m'n of drugs by 363
Coast of Spain...

........ 626 Custom-honses of the U.S., business hours at. 360
Coinage of the British mints..

479 Custom-house regulations in regard to pas.
Coinage of the world froin 1848 to 1851. ... 614 sengers' baggage.....

362
Coinage of Gold and silver in mints of Mexi- Customs, duties in Canada.

107
co, from 1521 to 1852...

478

regulations of the U. States........ 725
Collision, bark Palermo and steamship Tele-
graph...

334

D.
between a sloop and steumer Em-
Debt of late republic of Texas...

88
pire state...
330 Debts of cities in the United States..

93
Commerce and finances of Russia.....

94

of the U. 8, and States of the Union.. 91
and resources of Canada.. 200 Denmark, sound dues of.......

403
and resources of Finland.. 329 Department, postal.....

.398, 488, 626
and trade of N, 0. in 1834-55... 601 Devlan's railroad chair and rait

750
and the merchant...
552 Dictionary, the steam...

748
in animals, and consumption of
Disasters, maritime, of 1854.....

380
auimal food....

114

steamboat, on the western waters. 637
of Candia.....

446 Dividends, semi-annual, on stocks in Boston 357
of Kertch.

363 Draft or inland bill ofexchange, what consti-
of British, Irish and Scotch ports. 366
tutes a....

459
of the Brazilian Empire. .. 608 Drafts or warrants lost.

490
of the lakes, the...

314 Drugs, examination of, by the custom-house
of each Stute and Territory, (one
authorities....

363
year) July '53 to June '54... 100 Dublin, export of porter from

368
and navigation, report on........ 735 Dundalk, Ireland, flashing light on.......... 112
and science, progress of ......... 658 Duties of postmasters in regard to waste paper 490
of the U. States, statistics of..... 736 upon grain imported into Franco .... 731
of the U. 8., statistical view of... 29/1
of the United States, 282, 431,559. 692

E.
principles and tendenc's of mou’n. 147 East Indian and American cotton...... 237
treaty of, between United states Econorny and parsimony in trade...

769
and Argentine Confederation... 102 Emerson on trade..

765
with Cuba.....
... 365 Emigration from Great Britain

377
Commercial and industrial cities of the U.S.,

to the United States.
Quincy, Mass. 303 England, bank of, and its notes

479

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England, bank of, in 1854.....
581|Guano trade of Philadelphia.

762
cultivation of hops in
239 Guaranty-liabilities or banks

453
Consumption of spirits in.. 224 Gunpowder, keeping of, in New York
gold & specie ruceived in, in 1854. 91
and Turkey, trade between.. 102

H.
the mystery of exchange on. 721 Hardware, American, and mechanical skill.. 259
Erie & Ceutral Railroads, traffic of, in '54-55. 639 Haristein Arctic Relief Expedition, the..... 666
Europe, demand for wool in .
12 Hats, New York...

649
commercial and industrial cities of. 63 Havre, tribunals of, decision with regard to
Exchange, bill of-partnership-acceptance. 208 bills of exchange and bills of Laling..... 71
in New Orleans

720“ He is a country merchant --stick hin!".... 204
Excise (British) returns in 1853-54
98 | Holland, direct lake trade with..

138
Execations and sale of property in La.
730 Hops, cultivation of, in England..

239
Esports, &c., ee * Com. Chron. & Review ;" How to extract glass slopples

260
also name of place.
Express business as distinguished from Com-

I.
mon Carriers.......
72 Ice: and the ice trade.......

169
F.

Immigration since 1790: a stali:tical essay... 509
Finance, food, and future of France...

Imperial rice of China

763
531 Importer to an interior port, bonds may be
of principal cities in the U. States.. 470
or the city of San Francisco......
given by...

484
319 Importer's bund for merchandise.

487
New York
Finland, Commerce and resources of

612 Imports-see " Comm. Chron. and Review"
329

each month ; also name of place.
Fire, marine, & life insur'nce cos. in N. York 109 Improvement in the manufacture of bread.. 127
· loss by-dangers of rivers only except'd 708 India, progress of public works in...

758
Fires, causes of, with suggest'ns for preventin 2281:dian Chief”-a veteran ship..

101
Fisheries, the British
Flax, new scutehing machine for..

367 Indiana, new banking law of..
· growth and manufac. of, in Belgium
505 Indigo, sporious, in market.....

666
Florida coast. iron light-houses for
.. 382 Industry in United States, 'he iron

752
515 Injunction, motion for, in the book trade.... 74
the sea island cotton of..
Flour, ibspection of, at Jefferson, La...

237 Insurance companies, fire, marine, and life,
364

in New York ...... 109
prices of, in Pbiladelphia for 60 years. 368

stock, fire, in N. Y . 107
regulations for inspection of, in N. 0., 621
Flouring mill in Louisville, extensive......

act of New York rela.
124

tive to dividends of 624
Fuel for railroads, cost of.....

638
Fur trade, the

law of, in N. Hamp.. 373
609

taxes of, in Ohio, 374
France, American sewing machines in.. 261 Insurance, journal of. 107, 228, 373, 502, 622,
beet sugar of..

6:36

law of Illinois, legal opinion ou.. 622
fresh and salt meat trade of

226
law of Kentucky..

374
finance, food, and future of...

531
marine

733
south coast of, fixed light at Marseille 379 Intelligence, nautical.. 111, 231, 378,513, 624, 743
corn statistics of......
762 Interest, rates of, in Louisiana

95
duties upon yrain imported into.... 731 Ireland, bankruptcy in

337
Fraud-factor's lien-law of sales
586 Irish post office, progress of.

627
free ships make free goods .. 573, 618 Iron and glass, combination of

126
Freight ou ibu Pennsylvania Railroar! 371

* imported into the U. Status in 1850-54.. 493
sea, not a dutiable charge

365
French silver, or aluminum....

light-houses for the Florida coasi....... 515
383

* manufacture of, in the United States... 258
Fresh and salt meat rude of France........ 226 4 manufactures in Ohio, progruss of ..... 500
Fruit trade, the..

233
u superiority of American..

641
G.

J.
Gas ligbts, the invention of
758 Java, sugar, coffee, and indigo in....

369
Geurgetown, California, mining at........... 26 Jersey City, population of, in 1850-55 ...... 631
Germany, railroads in

. . 516 Joint-stock bankiug, Hell's philosophy of.... 93
Gijon, north coast of Spaiu, fixed light on 379 Journal of banking, currency, and finance,
Glasgow, Scotland....

87, 253, 347, 470, 610, 719
Gold & specie received in England in 1854.. 94 Journal of insurance.. 107, 228, 373, 502, 622, 733
* is it depreciatiog?.....

255

of mercantile law,
* and silver, coinuge of, in mints of Mex-

71, 207, 330, 453, 586, 703
ico from 1521 W 1852..

478

of mining and mnufactures,
Goods in bond, cartage, drayage, &c., of..... 487

124, 257, 380, 494, 640, 752
penalties if they are relanded in U.S. 486 Jujube paste, how to make it...

524
seized and unclaimed .....

482
unclaimed by owner or consignoe.... 361

K.
Government of United States, ils cost ...... 88 Kansas census in 1855

121
Great Britain and Ohio, coal lands of ....... 261 Kentucky cattle, brief history of

236
and the United States, compar-

iusurance law of

374
ative navigation of
493 Kertch, commerce of........

368
emigration from

377 Key West, light-house in north-west passage. 113
import and export of wool in. 99
importation of guano into...., 366
wool inported into...
494 Lager bier, how it is made...

643
mon eng'd in build'g trades in, 127 Lake navigation and St. Clair flats

245
results of the census of... 120, 375 Lakes, the commerce of.......

314
* Great Eastern ” steamship...
519 Land sales in the U. Slates in 1854-55

636
Grarel concrete....

125 Law of com. carriers- bank bill as freight.., 586
Greeks, commercial prosperity of the ......
227 * of insurance cos. iu New Hampshire

373
Griefswald Island, change in light at........ 745 4 of life assurance .........

502
Guano, importation of, into Great Britain... 366 of Louisiana relative to seamen...... 106

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Law of sales-fraud-factor's lien

586 Mexico, coinage of gold and silver from 1521
* merchant: the application of voluntary to 1852
payments
576, 698 Mexican tariff of 1855

617
" the new salvage, of Lonisiana 619 Milk as a manufacturing ingredient
Leather, new process of tanning..... 497 Mining and Manufactures, Journal of,
Legitimate business, stick to a....

392

124, 257, 380, 494, 640, 752
Letters, foreign, regulations as to...

389
at Georgetown, California

261
why they are not received..
388 Mint of the United States....

35
registration of...

490
" the San Francisco....

353
Liability of a lodging-house keeper

76 | Miscellanies, Mercantile,
Library of Congress and Smithsonian Insti-

133, 262, 390, 520, 644, 765
tute, publications sent to..
490 Money and banking .

541
Life assurance, law of

502 Morris's method of steering iron ships by
4 ship proposed to be patented

380
compass ....

639
Light on Cape San Antonio, Alicante.. 232 Morro do San Paolo, Brazil, revolvig light on 231
Light-house at Bass Biver, south side Vine- Mutual redemption, bank of..

480
yard Sound.....

111
in north-west passage, Key West 113
Light-houses, iron, for the Florida coast 515 | Nautical intelligence.. 111, 231, 378, 513, 624, 743
Lime water, use of, in making bread... 381 Navigation of G. B. and U. S., comparative.. 493
Liverpool, an extensive mercbant in........ 393

at the port of Quebec
Lodging house keeper, liability of.... 76 New England merchant, the..

136
London docks, wine vaults of..

227 New Hampshire, law of insurance cos. in... 373
Louisiana, act of, relative to personal proper-

New Orleans banks, condition of ... 90, 349, 611
ty pledges...

620

monthly receipts of cash duties
bills of exchange and promissory

at, for 1854-55

218
notes in......

254

navigation of port of .. 606
bonus for building ships in 126

regulat'n for insp'ct'n of flour in 621
law of, relative to seamen........ 106

trade & comm'rce of, in 1854-55 601
quarantine regulations

114 Newspaper postage in tbe United States .... 389
rates of interest in......... 95 Newspapers, postage on back numbers of... 489
66

the new salvage law of.... 619 New York banks, weekly averages of,
Louisville, extensive flouring mill in..... 128

18, 210, 340, 461, 594, 711
Lowell, manufactures of.......

502

cash duties received at port of,
Lumber trade of Quebec for five years 224

83, 217, 343, 468, 599, 709
Lyon, Massachusetts

569

canals, the contract system on.... 372

cattle trade for 1854............. 116
M.

city, finances of...

612
Machinery, improvem'ts in-the st'm-ham'r. 754

city and county, relative value of
Main brace of State credit, the

477

real and personal estate in..... 610
Maine, discovery of gold and other coins in. 448

city banks, condition of.......... 347
statistics of railroads of ............: 518

cotton market,
the rivers of, the source of her wealth 767

85, 219, 345, 468, 649, 717
Mannsacture and growth of flax in Belgium . 382

country bank exchange.... 475
of iron in the United States... 258

fire, marine, & life insur'ce cos. in 109
of bread, improvement in the. 127

manufacture of plate-glass in .... 124
of boots & shoes by machinery 126

ocean and inland steamers out of
of plate glass in New York.... 124

port of-the “Plymouth Rock”. 129
Manufactures, Southern.......

260

pilots appointed by pilot com. in. 624
early, of New England.... 757

populat'n, dwell'gs, & families in. 378
Marble, American verd antique....

383

stuck fire insurance companies in. 107
Mariners, potices to... 112, 231, 378513, 624, 743

stock and debts of railroads in op-
Maritime disasters of 1854

380
eration in State of....

131
Marriages in the State of Kentucky

629

taxation of incorporate cos. in.... 358
Marseille, south coast of Frunce, fixed light at 379

United States assay office in..... 472
Massachusetts, death's doings with pop. of.. 629 Northern cities, long credit or....

263
pop., births, mar., & deaths in 122 Noie, promissory, with 10 p. ct. int. p. month 207

railroads, operations of...... 246 Notes, promissory-makers and indorsers... 332
Measures of different countries ............ 770 Notices to inariners... 112, 231, 378, 513, 624, 743
Merchandise, accounts and returns of.... 619

entry of, without invoice...... 361
66

for consumption, entry of..... 487 Ocean and inland steamers out of the port of
in boud, transport'n routes for. 485 New York-lhe - Metropolis".

243
importer's bond for..... 487 Ocean and inland steamers out of the port of
packing and repacking of.... 486 New York-the “ Plymouth Rock". 129
value of, must be iodorsed on Ocean steamers, transport'n or U.s, mails by 246
the bond..

481 Ohio, corn crop of each county in State of .. 506
Merchant, an extensive Liverpool..... 393 progress of iron manufactures in...... 500
commerce and the....

552 taxes of insurance companies in...... 374
the Philadelphia .
262 taxable value of railroads in..........

369
the New England

136 valley, coul fields and products of..... 494
ships and steamers.

751 wheat crop of each county in State of. 385
Merchants, an essay on character for....... 390 improvement in the live stock of...... 764
integrity of Philadelphia

135 Oliver Evans on the steam-engine.....
relation of, to national independ. 520 Oporto, Portugal, wine disease at

238
Mercantile biography: Walter R. Jones .... 423 Owners, liability of, ships passing each other 208

Thomas H. Perkins.. 19
Phila. "Merchant” on 266

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Law, Journal of

Packing and repacking of merchandise .... 486
71, 207, 330, 453, 5e6, 703 Palace of industry, Parie, for great exhibit'n. 257
Miscellanies,

Paper from the thistle, Lord Berriedale's new
133, 262, 390, 520, 644, 765 patent.

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Paper, manufacture of, in the United States . 501 Rallroad, Canal, and Steamboat Statistics,
Parana and Uruguay, free navigation of

129, 240, 369, 516, 637, 746
Paris fuel shops....

524

the Pennsylvania, freight over .... 371
6 palace of industry for great exhibition. 257

the Great Western, merchandise in
" population of ...

123
bond to pass on...

372
Partner, a manager with share of profits, im-

chair and rail, Devlan's.

750
portant to merchants....

208 Railroads and canals..
Partnership, commercial law of ...... 457

and agriculture..
Passenger and freight transportation by rail-

cost of fuel for
way, cost of...

240
earnings of, in 1854-55...........

371
Passengers' baggage, custom-house regulat'ns

in Germany

516
in regard to.

362

in operation in State of N. York,
Passengers, carriage of, in steamships and

stocks and debts of ............

131
other vessels

248
of Maine, statistics of.....

518
Passengers in vessels coming to New York.. 363

of Massachusetts, operations of... 246
Pennsylvania, coal trade of

498
taxable value of, in Ohio..

369
property taxes and pop. of... 87

traffic of Erie & Central, in '54-55. 639
railroad, freight over the 371

in State of Connecticut

750
Petit Menan Light-house, Maine .... 745 Railway transportation of passenger and
Philadelphia cattle market................. 239 freight, cost of .............

240
** inerchant," the..
262 Registration of letters

490
“mercbant” on mercantile bi- Regulations as to foreign letters

389
ography ..

266

at frontier ports of U. States ... 485
merchants, integrity of.. 135

Commercial,
prices of flour in, for 60 years. 368

102, 248, 360, 480, 617, 725
ship-building in.

365

quarantine, of Louisiana 114
real and personal property in

723

for passage of vessels through
Pilots appointed by the pilot com.in N. Y... 624

ship canal at St. Mary's Falls. 746
Pins & needles made of iron or steel, whiten- Revenue & expenditures of Brazilian Empire 613
ing ol..................

640
British, in 1854-55 .......

359
Plantain tree, the..

764

laws, seizures for infraction of .... 363
Population, dwellings, and families in N. Y. 378

of principal ports of United States. 616
in London districts, progress of. 630 Rice of China, the imperial .....

763
of Paris

123 Rocks on Cortez Bank, coast of California... 743
of Arkansas in 1850 and 1854 235 Russia, commerce and finances of

94
of Jersey City in 1850 and 1855. 631
of Mass., death's doings with... 629

S,
of St. Louis in 1854-55
121 Salt manufacture at Syracuse

500
statistics of... 120, 232, 375, 509, 629 Salvage, right of action for................. 335
Pork inspection at Jefferson, La......

364
services, libel to recover...

456
* trade of 1834-55

225 Sample packages, receipt and delivery of... 732
Postage on back numbers of newspapers.... 489 Sandwich Islands, trade and commerce of... 101

newspaper, in the United States .... 389 San Francisco branch mint, operations of... 253
statistics of, in prin. cities of U.S... 388

finances of city of .

359
Postal Department....
... 388, 488, 626

library asso., first report of... 317
treaty, modification of Pruss.-Amer... 488

mint....

353
Postmasters, compensation of, in U.States.. 388

navigation of

367
duties of, in reg'd to waste pap'r 490

shipments of gold for 9 mo's. 724
in U.S., accounts and returns of 489

the banks of.

722
Post-office management...

628 Sardines, consumption of, in U. States. 606
progress of the Irish.
627 Savannah, Ga., export trade of...

607
statistics of the British
628 Sea freight not a dullable charge..

365
United States, statistics of...... 626 * physical geography of the..

59
Prince's cban'l, entrance to the Thames. 379, 625 Seamen, law relative to, in Louisiana 106
Principles and tendencies of modern com'ce. 147 Seized and unclaimed goods ...

482
Prize law-free ships make free goods...... 573 Sewing machines, American, in France.. 261
Products of U. 8., sale of, in N. Orleans 252 Ship, a veteran-ihe " Indian Chief”. 101
Progress of population in London districts .. 630 u building in Philadelphia...

365
of coinmerce and science.......... 658 canal at St. Mary's Falls, regulat'ns for
of public works in India

758

the passage of vessels through..... 746
Promissory notes-makers and indorsers.... 332 master of, borrowing money

336
note with l0 p. ct. p. month int.. 207 Ships and steamers, uiscipline on board of.. 517
Proof sheets, corrected....

389

belligerent, purch'e of, by neutrals 253, 621
Property, assessed value of, in Connecticut.. 352

names of, a national characteristic.... 646
execations & sale of, in Louisiana. 730 of the world...

491
real and personal in Brooklyn..... 478 papers, authentication of

362
Philadelphia.. 723 * passing each other-liability of owners 208
Connecticut... 92 and steamers, merchant.

751
Prussian-American postal treaty, modifica. of 488 Shippers--unseaworthiness..

707
Pablications sent to library of Congress and Shipping built in the United States......... 221
Smithsouian Institute...

490
of the world in 1854...

492
Shipments of goods-consignments, &c. ... 455
Sicily, brimstone trade of

369
Quincy, Massachusetts...
303 silver, where it comes from.

256
Quebec, lomber trade of, for five years...... 224 Slave labor, profits of ...

736
navigation of.....
227 sorgho, a new sugar plant.

116
sugar, a rival of the sugar-cane 388
Sound dues of Denmark......

403
Railroad and steamboat accidents in U. S... 247 South, cotton manufacture in ...

499
bonds, usury on.......

336
effects of free labor in.......

633
Brooklyn city
639 Southern manufactures.

260
bridge, a new ....................

133

States, native and foreign pop. in.. 235

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