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262. Rye, ten cents per bushel.
263. Rve-flour, one-half of one cent per pound.
264. Wheat, twenty-five cents per bushel.

265. Wheat-flour, twenty-five per centum ad valorem. DAIRY PRODUCTS

266. Butter, and substitutes therefor, six cents per pound. 267. Cheese, six cents per pound. 268. Milk, fresh, five cents per gallon. 269. Milk, preserved or condensed, including weight of packages,

three cents per pound; sugar of milk, eight cents per pound. FARM AND FIELD PRODUCTS

270. Beans, forty cents per bushel of sixty pounds. 271. Beans, pease, and mushrooms, prepared or preserved, in tins,

jars, bottles, or otherwise, forty per centum ad valorem. 272. Broom-corn, eight dollars per ton. 273. Cabbages, three cents each. 274. Cider, five cents per gallon. 275. Eggs, five cents per dozen. 276. Eggs, yolk of, twenty-five per centum ad valorem. 277. Hay, four dollars per ton. 278. Honey, twenty cents per gallon. 279. Hops, fifteen cents per pound. 280. Onions, forty cents per bushel. 281. Pease, green, in bulk or in barrels, sacks, or similar packages,

forty cents per bushel of sixty pounds; pease, dried, twenty cents per bushel ; split pease, fifty cents per bushel of sixty pounds: pease in cartons, papers, or other small packages,

one cent per pound. 282. Plants, trees, shrubs, and vines of all kinds, commonly known

as nursery stock, not specially provided for in this act,

twenty per centum ad valorem. 283. Potatoes, twenty-five cents per bushel of sixty pounds. SEEDS

284. Castor beans or seeds, fifty cents per bushel of fifty pounds. 285. Flaxseed or linseed, poppy seed and other oil seeds, not

specially provided for in this act, thirty cents per bushel of fifty-six pounds ; but no drawback shall be allowed on oil

cake made from imported seed. 286. Garden-seeds, agricultural seeds, and other seeds, not specially

provided for in this act, twenty per centum ad valorem. 287. Vegetables of all kinds, prepared or preserved, including

pickles and sauces of all kinds, not specially provided for in

This act, forty-five per centum ad valorem. 288. Vegetables in their natural state, not specially provided for

in this act, twenty-five per centum ad valorem. 289. Straw, thirty per centum ad valorem.

290. Teazles, thirty per centum ad valorem. FISH291. Anchovies and sardines, packed in oil or otherwise, in tin

boxes measuring not more than five inches long, four inches wide and three and one-half inches deep, ten cents per whole box; in half-boxes, measuring not more than five inches long, four inches wide, and one and five-eighths inches deep, five cents each; in quarter-boxes, measuring not more than four and three-fourths inches long, three and one-half inches wide, and one and one-fourth inches deep, two and one-half

cents each; when imported in any other form, forty per

centum ad valorem. 292. Fish, pickled, in barrels or half barrels, and mackerel or sal

mon, pickled or salted, one cent per pound. 293. Fish, smoked, dried, salted, pickled, frozen, packed in ice, or

otherwise prepared for preservation, and fresh fish, not specially provided for in this act, three-fourths of one cent

per pound. 294. Herrings, pickled or salted, one-half of one cent per pound;

herrings, fresh, one-fourth of one cent per pound. 295. Fish in cans or packages made of tin or other material, ex

cept anchovies and sardines and fish packed in any other manner, not specially enumerated or provided for in this

act, thirty per centum ad valorem. 296. Cans or packages, made of tin or other metal, containing shell

fish admitted free of duty, not exceeding one quart in contents, shall be subject to a duty of eight cents per dozen cans or packages; and when exceeding one quart, shall be subject to an additional duty of four cents per dozen for each additional half quart or fractional part thereof: Provided, That until June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-one, such cans or packages shall be admitted ás now provided by

law. FRUITS AND NUTS

Fruits: 297. Apples, green or ripe, twenty-five cents per bushel. 298. Apples, dried, dessiccated, evaporated, or prepared in any

manner, and not otherwise provided for in this act, two

cents per pound. 299. Grapes, sixty cents per barrel of three cubic feet capacity or

fractional part thereof; plums, and prunes, two cents per

pound. 300. Figs, two and one-half cents per pound. 301. Oranges, lemons, and limes, in packages of capacity of one

and one-fourth cubic feet or less, thirteen cents per package; in packages of capacity exceeding one and one-fourth cubic feet and not exceeding two and one-half cubic feet, twentyfive cents per package; in packages of capacity exceeding two and one-half cubic feet and not exceeding five cubic feet, fifty cents per package; in packages of capacity exceeding five cubic feet, for every additional cubic foot or fractional part thereof, ten cents; in bulk, one dollar and fifty cents per one thousand; and in addition thereto a duty of thirty per centum ad valorem upon the boxes or barrels

containing such oranges, lemons, or limes. 302. Raisins, two and one-half cents per pound. 303. Comfits, sweetmeats, and fruits preserved in sugar, sirup,

molasses, or spirits not specially provided for in this act,

and jellies of all kinds, thirty-five per centum ad valorem. 504. Fruits preserved in their own juices, thirty per centum ad

valorem. 305. Orange-peel and lemon-peel, preserved or candied, two cents

per pound.

Nuts:

306. Almonds, not shelled, five cents per pound; clear almonds,

shelled, soven and one-half cents per pound.

307. Filberts and walnuts of all kinds, not shelled, three cents per

pound; shelled, six cents per pound. 308. Peanuts or ground beans, unshelled, one cent per pound;

shelled, one and one-half cents per pound. 309. Nuts of all kinds, shelled or unshelled, not specially provided

for in this act, one and one-half cents per pound. MEAT PRODUCTS—

310. Bacon and hams, five cents per pound. 311. Beef, mutton, and pork, two cents per pound. 312. Meats of all kinds, prepared or preserved, not specially pro

vided for in this act, twenty-five per centum ad valorem. 313. Extract of meat, all not specially provided for in this act,

thirty-five cents per pound; fluid extract of meat, fifteen cents per pound; and no separate or additional duty shall be collected on such coverings unless as such they are suitable and apparently designed for use other than in the importa

tion of meat extracts. 314. Lard, two cents per pound. 315. Poultry, live, three cents per pound; dressed, five cents per

pound. 316. Tallow, one cent per pound; wool grease, including that known

commercially as degras or brown wool grease, one-half of

one cent per pound. MISCELLANEOUS PRODUCTS, 317. Chicory-root, burnt or roasted, ground or granulated, or in

rolls, or otherwise prepared, and not specially provided for

in this act, two cents per pound. 318. Chocolate, (other than chocolate confectionery and chocolate

commercially known as sweetened chocolate,) two cents per

pound. 319. Cocoa, prepared or manufactured, not specially provided for

in this act, two cents per pound. 320. Cocoa-butter or cocoa-butterine, three and one-half cents per

pound. 321. Dandelion-root and acorns prepared, and other articles used

as coffee, or as substitutes for coffee, not specially provided

for in this act, one and one-half cents per pound. SALT. 322. Salt in bags, sacks, barrels, or other packages twelve cents

per one hundred pounds; in bulk, eight cents per one hundred pounds: Provided, That imported salt in bond may be used in curing fish taken by vessels licensed to engage in the fisheries, and in curing fish on the shores of the navigable waters of the United States, under such regulations as the Secretary of the Treasury shall prescribe; and upon proof that the salt has been used for either of the purposes stated in this proviso, the duties on the same shall be remitted: Provided further, That exporters of meats, whether packed or smoked, which have been cured in the United States with imported salt, shall, upon satisfactory proof, under such regulations as the Secretary of the Treasury shall prescribe, that such meats have been cured with imported salt, have refunded to them from the Treasury the duties paid on the salt so used in curing such exported meats, in amounts not less than one hundred dollars,

327.

323. Starch, including all preparations, from whatever substance

produced, fit for use as starch, two cents per pound. 324. Dextrine, burnt starch, gum substitute, or British gum, one

and one-half cents per pound. 325. Mustard, ground or preserved, in bottles or otherwise, ten

cents per pound. 326. Spices, ground or powdered, not specially provided for in

this act, four cents per pound; cayenne pepper, two and
one-half cents per pound, unground; sage, three cents per
pound.
Vinegar, seven and one-half cents per gallon. The standard
for Vinegar shall be taken to be that strength which re-
quires thirty-five grains of bicarbonate of potash to neutral-

ize one ounce troy of vinegar. 328. There shall be allowed on the imported tin-plate used in the

manufacture of cans, boxes, packages, and all articles of tin ware exported, either empty or filled with domestic products, a drawback equal to the duty paid on such tin-plate, less one per centum of such duty, which shall be retained for

the use of the United States.

SCHEDULE H.-SPIRITS, WINES, AND OTHER BEVERAGES. SPIRITS.329. Brandy and other spirits manufactured or distilled from grain

or other materials, and not specially provided for in this

act, two dollars and fifty cents per proof gallon. 330. Each and every gauge or wine gallon of measurement shall

be counted as at least one proof gallon ; and the standard for determining the proof of brandy and other spirits or liquors of any kind imported shall be the same as that which is de'fined in the laws relating to internal revenue; but any brandy or other spirituous liquors, imported in casks of less capacity than fourteen gallons, shall be forfeited to the United States : Provided, That it shall be lawful for the Secretary of the Treasury, in his discretion, to authorize the ascertainment of the proof of wines, cordials, or other liquors, by distillation or otherwise, in case where it is impracticable to ascertain such proof by the means prescribed

by existing law or regulations. 331. On all compounds or preparations of which distilled spirits

are a component part of chief value, not specially provided for in this act, there shall be levied a duty not less than that

imposed upon distilled spirits. 332. Cordials, liquors, arrack, absinthe, kirschwasser, ratafia, and

other spirituous beverages or bitters of all kinds containing spirits, and not specially provided for in this act, two

dollars and fifty cents per proof gallon. 333. No lower rate or amount of duty shall be levied, collected,

and paid on brandy, spirits, and other spirituous beverages than that fixed by law for the description of first proof; but it shall be increased in proportion for any greater strength than the strength of first proof, and all imitations of brandy or spirits or wines imported by any names whatever shall be subject to the highest rate of duty provided for the genuine articles respectively intended to be represented, and in no case less than one dollar and fifty cents per gallon,

334. Bay-rum or bay-water, whether distilled or compounded, of

first proof, and in proportion for any greater strength than

first proof, one dollar and fifty cents per gallon. WINES : 335 Champagne and all other sparkling wines, in bottles contain

ing each not more than one quart and more than one pint, eight dollars per dozen; containing not more than one pint each and more than one-half pint, four dollars per dozen; containing one-half pint each or less, two dollars per dozen; in bottles or other vessels containing more than one quart each, in addition to eight dollars per dozen bottles, on the quantity in excess of one quart, at the rate of two dollars and fifty

cents per gallon. 336. Still wines, including ginger wine or ginger cordial and ver

muth, in casks, fifty cents per gallon; in bottles or jugs, per case of one dozen bottles or jugs, containing each not more than one quart and more than one pint, or twenty-four bottles or jugs containing each not more than one pint, one dollar and sixty cents per case; and any excess beyond these quantities found in such bottles or jugs shall be subject to à duty of five cents per pint or fractional part thereof, but no separate or additional duty shall be assessed on the bottles or jugs: Provided, That any wines, ginger-cordial, or vermuth imported containing more than twenty-four per centum of alcohol shall be forfeited to the United States : And provided further, That there shall be no constructive or other allowance for breakage, leakage, or damage on wines, liquors, cordials, or distilled spirits. Wines, cordials, brandy, and other spirituous liquors imported in bottles or jugs shall be packed in packages containing not less than one dozen bottles or jugs in each package; and all such bottles or jugs shall pay an additional duty of three cents for each bottle or jug unless specially provided for in this

act. 337. Ale, porter, and beer, in bottles or jugs, forty cents per gal

lon, but no separate or additional duty shall be assessed on the bottles or jugs; otherwise than in bottles or jugs, twenty

cents per gallon. 338. Malt extract, fluid, in casks, twenty cents per gallon ; in bot.

tles or jugs, forty cents per gallon; solid or condensed, forty

per centum ad valorem. 339. Cherry'juice and prune juice, or prune wine, and other fruit

juice, not specially provided for in this act, containing not more than eighteen per centum of alcohol, sixty cents per gallon; if containing more than eighteen per centum of al

cohol, two dollars and fifty cents per proof gallon. 340. Ginger-ale, ginger-beer, lemonade, soda-water, and other simi

lar waters in plain green or colored molded or pressed glass bottles, containing each not more than three-fourths of a pint, thirteen cents per dozen ; containing more than threefourths of a pint each and not more than one and one-half pints, twenty-six cents per dozen ; but no separate or additional duty shall be assessed on the bottles; if imported otherwise than in plain green or colored molded or pressed glass bottles, or in such bottles containing more than one and one-half pints each, fifty cents per gallon and in addition thereto, duty shall be collected on the bottles, or other cover

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