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California gold, production of....

513 | Commercial cen!ers, interior...

506

enterprising woman in ...........

777

treaty between Austria & Sardi'a 492

Candles, manufacture of.........

773

Statistics.. 75, 242, 357, 479, 619, 742

Canada, trade between United States and.... 494 Common carriers, law case.....

454, 714

Canal business at Toledo....

113

liabilities of..

592

Canal Statistics ...... 108, 249, 379, 497, 636, 751 Consignee of goods, decision relating to..... 337
Canals of Ohio, statistics of....

249 Consumption of cotton in all countries...... 642

and other public works of........... 502 Conflagrations, of arresting in cities.

709

of New York, rates of toll on........ 500 Corporations, lia'ty of rail'd, for per'l injuries 68

and railroads of Pensylvania ........ 636 Corn trade of England for 154 years

247

Capital and labor, law of progress in rela'n to 31 Cotton, false-packed.......

647

448, 578

facts in its history and manufacture.. 386

Capital ? do banks increase loanable

702

Dean, of Texas...
Carysfort Reef Light-Houge............. 371, 496

in manufac'g countries, consump'n of 642

Census, statistics of United States

124

culture of, in Turkey.

156

76

Charleston, receipts of coffee at..

prices in Liverpool of.

361

Charts, Maury's sailing, &c ......

239
from straw, production of.

646

Chicago, mortality of ....

growing in Natal..

its trade and growth in 1851.. 424

goods, statistics of manufac'e in U.S. 120

516

flax

116

progress of population in.

manufactures of....

509

and American trades...

83

taxes and property of .....
736 Cuban products, exports of....

242

Cincinnati, prices of pork at, in 1851-52.... 486 Cuba, Commerce of.....

79

Cities and towns of U. S., population of.. 633 Curacoa, light-house on island of...

496

Circle, quadrature of the..

706 Curious commercial custom.....

649

Cliff Copper Mine of Lake Superior.. 613 Currency, national..

616

118

Journal of

Cloth measuring machine....

88, 217, 346, 465, 600, 727

Coal trade of United States

245

a national, real estate its basis 279

of Philadelphia..

gold and silver..

770

Pennsylvania, in 1852...

600

proposed alteration in...

355

in Maine, early

Coal, Cannel, of Kenawha Valley.

255

mines in South America....

681
English and American..

511

productions of Ohio.......

237

Custom regulations of Shanghai..

Credit is money

394

348

anthracite, its consumption, &c..

Coasting trade, American

84

Creditors, assignments & assets for benefit of. 591

76

Coffee, exports of, from Rio de Janeiro.....

719

Creditors--mortgage

94

Coins in the U. S. Mint, ancient.....

478
Croton Aqueduct, finances of..
price of silver, in N. York & London. 603

Coinage of New Orleans Mint...

353

D.

of mint at Dahlonega..

352

Copper mines, Lake Superior

645 Dahlonega, coinage of mint at........ 352
Commerce vs. national defense

519 Dayton, Ohio, commercial sketch of ..... 572
in the north-west....
266 Deaths in U. 3., statistics of

391

of St. Thomas.

563 | Debt, public of Ohio..

465

of Albany....

365

&c., of St. Louis..

612

of France in 1850...

276 of Maryland, funded

354

of Tampico....
487 and finances of Michigan..

353

effects of war on ....

134 of Georgia, State

89

of St. Louis, review of, in 1851.. 306 of United States

233

of Belfast, Ireland

of Kentucky..

88

and navigation of U.S. in '51 619-626 of city of New York..

477

of New South Wales.

81 Debtor and creditor, laws of Wisconsin...... 328

of western towns compared..... 485 Delving, diving, digging, &c..

392

of Baltimore in 1851, review of .. 172 Detroit, banks of....

608

Commercial Cities and Towns of the U. S.... 52 Diseoses propagated by bank notes

471

172, 306, 572 Dividends of Boston banks....

613

Regulations 99, 237, 373, 489, 627, 762 Dolphin Rock in Java Sea

496

393

enterprise, successful..

471

Dovor Harbor, tidal signals at .......

631

progress of Americans.. ....... 136 Dragonera, light-house on Island of .........

Chronicle and Review..

69 | Drugs, dyes, &c., used in manufactures ... 507

209, 340, 459, 592, 721 Dutch Commerce in 1850....

87

agencies, London Times on..... 650 | Duties, action to recover excess of..

60

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Fraud of druggists......

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Homestead exemption law of 8. Carolina.... 338

Economy of tobacco smoking

118 Honesty, commercial, at a discount..... 134

Egypt, emerald mine in...

94

in mercantile life

776

Elsineur, vessels touching at..

495

in buying and selling..

777

Emigration of United Kingdom

517 Horsburg Light-House....

241

England, brewers and victualers of..

84

Hudson River tunnel, proposed..

500

English and American currency

681

time of opening of..

........ 640

Enterprise, suscessful commercial

393

Railroad, tunnel on ..........

111

Erie Canal, time of opening of ............. 640

Hudson's Bay Company, fur trade of........ 78

258
Excise revenue of United Kingdom......... 608 Hungary, manufacture of wines in..........
Exports, (see names of places, ports, &-c.)

I.

Illinois, free banking law of....

479

Factories, wages of labor in.....

384

catechism of bank law of

96

Fearless feat of an American whaleman..... 334 Imports, (see different countries, ports, &c.)

Finance, Journal of.... 88, 217, 346, 465, 600, 727 India rubber, uses of..

118

Finances of United States.......

355 Indiana, condition of State bank ol..... 347

of Massachusetts..

222 Industry, sounds of........

137

of Kentucky...
88 Indorser, against maker of note..

592

of United Kingdom

688 Influence of railroads.....

506

Financial statistics of Louisiana

614 Insurance, life......

196

Fisheries of the United States.. 20, 159, 287, 416

fire, in Germany

347

Florida reef, light-house at..

371

dividends, &c., of Boston.. 227

Flax, culture of.....

115

actions on policies of

712

116

anecdote of....

778

France, imports of, in 1851..

485

Inventions, advantages of modern..

Commerce of, in 1850

276

Ireland, manufacture of sugar in............ 116

522

cultivation of flax in..

117

Freedom of trade and union of interests ....

659

French manufactures and artisans....

Tron, statistics of manufacture of, in U. S.... 122

772

6 Mountain of Lake Superior....

387

Fur trade of Hadson Bay Co.....

78

“ English and American....

108

“ import, production, &c., of..

245

G.

16 song of.....

260

Gas, method of manufacturing.

769 “ wrought, manufacture in U.S. of...... 385

Gayler's salamander safe...

256 • trade, increase of British.

778

Ginger of Commerce.

778

Gold, the prospective of........

90

J.

92

James River Canal, tolls on....

503

coins, ingenious fraud in...

476

" import and export of.......

479

K.

"dust shipped from San Francisco 472

Kenawha Valley Coal........

212

production of Califoi nia...

513

Kentucky, debt and finances of..

88

new process of washing.

513

“ mines in Virginia.....
Key West, vessels wrecked at.....

495

512

commercial account of..

52

coinage of U. S., Director on..

617

" value of, in London........

732

Georgia, State debt of........

Law, Decisions in Mercantile

60

manufactures of..

257

Germany, fire insurance in

199, 337, 554, 588, 712

347

Leather, artificial...

393

728

Guiana, British, population....

Leghorn, regulation at port of

496

516

Life Insurance, Cullins on....

196

Light-houses...

241, 371, 496, 631,761

H.

improvements in

372

Hamburg, curious custom of......

649 Liquors produced in United States in 1850... 484

190 Liverpool, population and Commerco of..... 635
High tide, new mode of determining........ 372

prices in 1851, of cution at 361

History and statistics of fisheries of U.S...

20 Llobregat, light-honse at........

632

159, 287, 416 Loans, public, of Pennsylvania............. 351
Hogs packed in the Western States

92 Locomotive establishment in Virginia . 117

483

light, engines on railroads..

383

497 London and Westminster Bank ............ 349

“ hoarding of....

66

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Great Britain, revenue of...

Hare, Dr., on law of storms.....

Hoarding Gold ...

Holyhead new harbor works.....

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Louisiana, commercial cases in S. Court of.. 66

financial statistics of

614 Natal, cotton growing in

.... 266

act of, relating to notes..

458 National currency-confidence its basis 616

debt of State of ...

618

real estate its basis.

299

exemption law of.....

718 Nautical Intelligence . 104, 239, 371, 495, 631, 760

MI.

Navigation, free, of River Parana...

147

Machine for weaving bags.....

773 New York tobacco statement..

244

370

Mackerel fishery of Massachusetts.

228

stock market, prices in.........
Magnetic needle, variation of......

104

imports at....... 73, 212, 344, 357, 370

631

Mahon, &c., light-house at port...

469

incorporated banks of....

bank notes, redemption of..

95

Mail transportation, receipts and expenses of 232

355

Maine, early currency of.....

477

city, debt of.........

Malt trade of United Kingdom

775

statistics of banking in...... 466

Manchester, industrial statistics of

117

canals, tolls on the.....

500

Manufacture of potash, improvement in..... 514

southern, &c., routes for produce to 80

Manufacturing establishments in U. States 386

receipts of coffee at.....

76

Manufactures, progress of British....... 119

Mercantile Library Association of.. 774

in Georgia.....

257

condition of banks in city of 736

of U.S., statistics of.......... 119

condition of banks of ...

736

Jour. of 114, 255, 384, 507, 612, 769 New Orleans, condition of banks of 223, 474, 735

drugs and dyes used in.. 507

coinage of mint at

353

Maryland, property and taxes of....... 350

receipts of coffee at...

76

funded debts of....

354 New Hampshire, banks of...

609

Massachusetts, oil consumed on railroads óf. 641 New Jersey banks, stock securities of.. 618

loss of life on railroads of.... 505 Newspapers, importation of free..

494

operations of railroads of.... 497 Nicaragua, population of......

634

mackerel fishery

370

statistics of occupations in 388

0.

savings banks of....

033

Observatories, astronomical, of U. S... 532
Gnances of ...

2012
Ocean steamsbip lines, increase of...

112

statistics of banks of..... 220, 720

steamers, postage by

501

progress of population in.... 516

steamships, passages of...

379

Maury's sailing directions and charts........

239

Occupations of population of Massachusetts 388

Mercbant vessels, British law of

373

Ohio, coal productions of......

511

sketch of a Bremen....

132

public debt of .........

465

service, discipline of

517

canals and other works of......

502

peddler, or buying cheap..

649

and Pennsylvania railroad tolls....... 503

Merchants' Magazine, those who write for... 266

condition of banks of........

224

maxims for.....

135

statistics of canals of........

249

clerk and plowboy

618

River, first steamboat on the...

250

right of, to have invoice prices .. 60

778

production of wines in..

522

energetic....

constitutionality of subscriptions to rail-

proverbs for....

650

roads in

719

Merchandise, transportation of....

490

514

Onondaga and Turk's Island salt.......

521

Mercantile beneficial society.

184

Library Association of St. Louis . 261 Opdyke's political economy.....

of Cincinnati, 521 Opium, consumption of in England...

777

514

Oxalate of potash, manufacture of.....

of New York 774

Library Company of Philadelphia 261

Law, Journal of....

60

P.

199, 337, 454, 588, 712 Pacific, rocks and shoals in the

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Miscellanies. 131, 261, 392,517,646, 774 Paper money, inconvertable ....... 44, 217

life, success in

137 Parana, free navigation of river.

147

Michigan, debt and finances of...

353 Partnership, decisions in law of..

456

Mine, a valuable plumbago..

259 Partnership-promissory note

713

Mining, Journal of ....114, 255, 384, 507, 642, 709 Passenger law, vessels libelled for violation of 394

Mint, United States.....

234 Passengers, British law regulating carriage of 373

Mints, business at the United States ........ 465 Pearls, manufacture of glass.....

118

Mobile, receipts of coffee at ....

76 Penmanship taught by example...

522

Money of account: its nature & functions 404, 550 Pennsylvania, hall pilotage law of..... 99

of paper, or inconvirtible pa'r m'ey 44, 217

public works of..

503

515

16

Mortality of Chicago...

taxation, prop'ty, &c., of in '51 346

66

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Pennsylvania, canals and railroads of... 636 | Railroads, what they accomplish..

110

condition of banks of........ 603 Railway car, a poem...

497

public loans of ...........

351 Rhode Island, imprisonment for debt in..... 94

public debt of....

352

banks and savings banks of.... 733

population of....

346 Rio de Janeiro, exports of coffee from...... 76

bonds issued by.

477

Commerce & navigation of. 481

coal trade in 1852..

770 | Rocks in the Pacific..

106

Penny postage system in England

138 Rothschild in trouble..

92

Phenix Cumberland Coal Company

774 Russia, railway traveling in .......

255

Philadelphia Beneficial Society ..

521

statistics of trade of..

85

and Reading Railroad.. 251

S.

Wilmington, & Baltim'e Rail'd. 252

Sable Island, concerning..

632

coal trade of ....

244

Salt trade of England...

520

Mercantile Library Co. of 261

Salt, Onondaga and Turk's Island.

514

receipts of coffee at..

76

San Francisco, population of

Philosophy of advertising

269

Phillips' patent annihilator.

gold dust shipped from...... 472

135

rates of commission at....... 489

Plumbago mine, valuable......

259

Sandwich Islands, treaty with.........

238

Point Pinos, magnetic variations at

....... 495

taxes in.......

231

Political economy, Opdyke's.....

184

Sardinia and Austria, treaty between.. 492

Population, progress of United States in .... 443

76

Population, statistics of ... 124, 388, 515, 633, 766 Savannah, receipts of coffee at...

733

of each State & Territory of U. s. 129 Savings banks of Rhode Island

of Massachusetts..

731

of cities and towns in U. States.. 633
Pork trade of the west......

Schuylkill Navigation Company.

486

Scotland, manufacture of spirits in.......... 711

630

Ports of England, leading commercial

Securities of New Jersey banks ...... 618

394

631

Postage to Buenos Ayres reduced........... 630 Shanghai, port regulations of.....

237

cheap ocean....

customs regulations of...

648

659

by ocean steamers ....

Ship-master, a lady.....

501

259

rates of, in United States..

Ships, patent ventilator for...

100

Price of whisky in Baltimore in 1851

Shipping merchants, decision relating to 60

249

w of wheat, effect on crime of..

Shoe manufacture, depression of.

773

83

Silk, cultivation of...

507

646

+ manufacture

769

242
Promissory note, informality in a............ 458

Silver coins, price of..

603

479

note, action on a.......

716

import and export of

mine, discovery in Mexico............ 513

notes, concerning pledges of...... 458

South Carolina, exemption law of........... 338

521

rs, free trade.

condition of banks of....... 475

31

South America, coal mines in

255

650

steamers from Liverpool to. 113

South Wales, Commerce of...

81

706

Sock seller of New Orleans

776

Quartz mining in California.....

771

Spain, reduction of topnage dues of

493

R.

navigation and port dues of... 630

progress in Virginia...

505

effect of protection in........

521

speed forty miles an hour 641 Spanish duty on foreign vessels.

114 Specie, import and export of.....

82

Philadelphia and Reading.. .... 251 Spirits, manufacture of in Scotland

771

cars without dost.....

109 St. Louis, debt and finances of....... 612

traffic in United Kingdom

255

Mercantile Association of

261

Statistics.... 108, 249, 379, 497, 636, 751

trade and Commerce of in 1851... 306

Philadeľa, Wilmington & Balti'ore. 252 St. Thomas, Commerce of......

563

traveling in Russia......

255 Steam marine of United States

382

641 Statistics of the Great Exhibition...

513

506 Steamboat Statistics.. 108, 249, 379, 497, 636, 751

loss of life on Massachusetts...... 505

first, on the Ohio River.......... 250
liability of as common carriers.... 592 Steamboats, British regulations for.... ..... 641
of United States, statistics of...... 250 Steamships, passages of British & American 379
progress in United States of

638

increase of lines of ocean...... 112

110 Steel pen making at Birmingham....

643

of Mass, operations of the.

497 " heat for tempering....

772

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Protection on paper in Spain....

Proverbs for merchants

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Stock market of Baltimore in 1851..... 229 | United States, cultivation of willow in ...... 114

610

Exchange, prices at Boston

import, &c. of merchandise f'm

1821 to 1851

Stocks, prices in N. York of leading, in 1851. 228

369

fluctuations of.

727

coinage of mint of

465

190

Storms, Dr. Hare on law of.

steam marine of..

392

Success in life......

265

statistics of sugar trade of .... 360

in mercantile life..

137

trade between Canada and.... 494

138

Sugar from cane.....

treasury notes outstanding.... 475

manufacture of beet-root

116

in 1790......

443

T.

Treasury circular..

490

487

astronomical observatories of. 532

Tampico, Commerce of

238

Mint, letter of Director of.... 617

Tare on sugar hogsheads

493

three-cent coins of ...........

603

Tariff, the new Austrian...

350

progress of railroads in....... 638

Taxes and property of Maryland

manufacturing establishm'ts of 386

in the Sandwich Islands

612

com’rcial cities of. 52, 172, 306, 572

of each county of California..

303

fisheries of the.... 20, 159, 287, 416

Tea trade, British, from 1833,.

89

Com. & Nav. of, in 1851. . 619-625
Tennessee, debt and inances of...

644

imp'ts & ex'ts of, f'm '20 to '51. 81

Texas, the Dean cotton of........

Tidal signals at Dovor Harbor.

371

population of cities, &c., of... 633

statistics of press of ..........

87

Tiger Island, rocks near.....

246

76

imports of coffee into

Timber trade of Bangor..

76

Trade of the American lakes...

import and export of specie.. 82

and states of British N. A..... 659

88
of England from 1816 to 1850.

572
United Kingdom, emigraiion of

517
&c., of Dayton, Ohio

424

of Chicago in 1851.

foreign & coasting trade of. 480

the American coasting.

84

trade with foreign countries 48!

of the United Kingdom

688

railway trafic in.......... 255

finances and trade of...... 688
Treasurer's statement, U.S..... 93, 356, 476, 615
Treaty, commercial, betw'n Austria & Sard'a. 492 Usury law decision ....

..590, 592

Tricks of trade .......

136

V.

Tobacco, Baltimore, inspections of, in....... 183

Variation of the magnetic needle...

104

trade of Baltimore, statistics of.... 358
Ventilation for ships, patent.

259
statistics of New York, trade...... 244 Vermont, banking law of

95

Toledo, canal business at..

113

Vessels arrived at Baltimore in 1851.

248

Tonpage of U. S. from 1821 to 1851.

247
wrecked at Key West........

495
dues reduction of Spanish..

493
bored by worms

394

Tunnel on the Hudson River Railroad.

111

touching at Elsineur....

495

Turkey, culture of cotton in.....

156

Victualers, statistics of, in England.......... 84

U.

Virginia, locomotive establishment in....... 117

United States mails, statistics of

232

gold mines in .....

512

debt of ...

233

railroad progress of.

505

wages in factories of...

384

debt and finances of..

219

manufacture of iron in the.... 385

State debt...

734

coal trade of.......

245

whale fishery of.....

363

Wages of labor in factories.....

384

statistics of railroads of. 250

Warehousing of goods in United States 491

Treasurers' stat'is. 93, 356, 476, 615

Wealth of America, future..

262

exports of, from 1821 to 1851.. 247

Western routes of New York...

642

exports of breadstuffs from.... 248

Whale fishery of United States...

234

363

Mint

Whaleman, fearless feat of an American.... 334

Mint, coins in..

83

statistics of cotton goods in.... 120 Wheat, effect of price of, on crime

Willow, cultivation of basket. ....

114

statistics of manufactures in... 119

Wines, production of, in Hungary

258

population of States of....... 127

in Ohio, production of ....

778

finances of...

355

Wisconsin, laws relative in debt'r & cred'r in 328

liquors manufactured in...... 484

Woolen goods manufactured in U.S........ 121

rates of postage in..

100

deaths in 1851 in

391

Y.

statistics of manufactures of .. 120 Youghal Light-House, S. C. of Ireland........ 371

mail transportations in

231

Z.

agricultural productions of ... 366 Zinc a substitute for lead..

773

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