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Canals, N. Y., rates of toll on .............. 506 Commercial cities and towns of the U.S. 158, Canada, finances of, in 1852 ................ 607

310, 412, 686 Canadian canals, tolls and tonnage of....... 636

treaty betw'n U. 8. & Costa Rica 118 Canadas, population of .................... 518

education ......... Capital and labor, law of progress in relation

cities, mortality of ............. 638 to................................... 51, 178

directories........

262 Capital and labor.......................... 174 Common carriers-bill of lading u and dividends of N, Y. city banks... 737 Competition in trade, &c ....

.. 648 Carrier, duties of common, in intrusting Connecticut, finances of....

. 103 goods, &c........ ....... 196 | Consols, British, and national debt.

610 Census, chances of life as developed by..... 129 Consular duties........................

647 Ceylon, statistics of Commerce of........... 111 « system, suggestions on ........... 519 Charleston, leading exports of.............. 618 Contract, action for breach of.............. 76

chronicles of Commerce of...... 395 Copper mining of Lake Superior........... 131 Cheeks, post-dated ........................ 67 Coral bank in channel off Batavia .......... 505 Cheese trade of U.S...................... 108 Cost of legislation in Massachusetts......... 100 Chili, Commerce and resources of........... 404 6 and expenses of seven railroads of Mass. Cincinnati, statistics of trade & Commerce of 613 for the years 1850 and 1851............... 756

prices of produce, &c., at....... 617 | Costa Rica and U.S., treaty between........ 118 steamboat navigation of ........ 635 Cotton, export from Savannah of .......... 619 trade and Commerce in 1852 of.. 556 « planters should become cotton spin's. 131 business feature of....

266 16 decision in relation to value .... 588 the butter trade of.....

act of Alabama regulating sale of.... 124 the pork trade of.....

Credit obtained for goods by fraud ......... Cinnamon of Commerce.........

Cumberland Coal and Iron Company....... Clinton, Mass., its manufactures, &c...

Curiosities of glass making ......... Clocks, self-winding, or perpetual...... ...... 138 Currency of Ireland, laws of the....... 608 Cloves of Commerce, the.............. ...... 649 “ journal of... 87, 215, 344, 473, 601, 737 Coal land, value of an acre........ ........ 136

" the small note .................. 102 * trade of Pennsylvania ..........

........ 133 16 our metallic..................... 174 * early discovery of..................... Currents of the ocean...................... 630 16 traffic of railroads....................

D. - table of freight on Lackawanna....

Damages for injuries received by rail'd cars. 78 4 for sea steamers ...................... 515 | Danube, statistics of Commerce of ....... 292 Coffee, and the coffee trade.............

4 Commerce of the........... ... 289 statistics of trade in ..........

Debt and finances of New Orleans.......... 344 6 production and consumption of ..

6 of Great Britain from 1822 to 1852..... 604 Coins, adulteration in Paris of.........

and revenue of Pennsylvania ......... 606 4 origin of ...........

Debts and finances of the States of the Union 659 Coinage of the U.S...........

Demand for money........................ 103 Collision, abandonment-salvage....... 463 Deposits in sub-treasuries.................. 603

suit for .................... ... 77 Detention of vessels at Hampton Roads .... 746 libel for..................

Directions for sailing into and out of Harbor Collins and Cunard steamers, statistics of 242, 376 Grace..... Combs, manufacture of.................... 390 Divine use of Commerce .................. 33 Commerce of the Danube.................. 289 Draft, action relating to acceptance of a .... 463

and commercial biography...... 570 | Dubuque, business in 1851 of ............ 138 of ports in the U, S., comparative 230 Dunning, politeness in .........

396 of France in 1851. .............. 531 | Duties on casks and barrels............... 234 of Ceylon ...................... 111 of Sweden.....

109 Eggs, importation into Great Britain of...... 105 Divine use of ..........

Electricity applied to capture of the whale . 127 of ports in the U. S. compared Emigration from the United Kingdom...... 763 of the Black Sea....

Empire on the Pacific...................... 276 of the New York canals

| England, iron trade of...................... 260 influence of law upon ...........

" gold and silver in the bank of..... 742 tribunals of .................... 732

weighing department of the bank of 744 Commercial law of the Emperor of Hayti ... 501 6 persons employed on railways in.. 760 Chronicle and Review.. 67, 206, English courts, points of law decided in .... 67

337, 465, 593, 713 Ericsson's caloric engine................... 20 Statistics. 105, 226, 359, 489, 613, 721 Export of leather, boots, and shoes from U.S. 722 Regulations 118, 233, 365, 496, 622, 731 | Expulsion from cars.....

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H . Factor, duties of, over goods consigned ..... 197 Hamilton, Eaton, and Richmond Railroad .. 117 Fatality of inland routes................... Harbor Grace, 'lirections for sailing into and Finance, journal of.... 87, 215, 344, 473, 601,

out of................

.............. 746 Finances and debt of New Orleans.......... Hardware merchant, the economical........ 523 of the Roman States...... Hayti, new commercial law of ....

501 of Connecticut........... ... 103 Hawaiian Islands and U.S.........

, 121 Fire annihilator, the........................ 454 | Hides, i 454 Hides, imports of, into New York.......

.231 Fishery question, Dr. Paley on the ......... 650 High prices of marketing...........

. 266 statistics of cod................... 106 High Light, South Foreland........... . 746 Fisheries, mackerel, of Mass................ 359 Holland, Commerce of, in 1852........ . 363

" of the British prov'e of Nova Scotia 361 Hooper's Straits.. ....... Florence and Keyport plank road .......... Hungary, population of................. France, Commerce of in 1852 .............. population of......................

1. & Sardinia, comm'al treaty between

Mlinois, banks of...........

.......... 225 book trade of..........

.... 651

railroads in......

...................... 632 mints of.........

... 355

" banks under general banking law of 742 Commerce of, in 1851 .........

India, American trade in

............ 770 Frauds, statute of................

Indiana, sale of Central Railroad bonds of.. 101 French rose trade .............

.... 394

4 railroads in...................... 631 Florida, southern coast of.....

... 126

free banking law of .............. 224 Flour trade of Rochester......

362 Indorsers--promissory notes............ 79, 591

4 identity of........................ Industrial progress of Georgia..............

Influence of Commerce upon law.......... Galena, exports and imports of ...........

" of railroads on agriculture....... 16 and Chicago Union Railroad........ Insurance companies, liabilty of............ Georgia, a profitable railroad in ...........

“ interest ......... • industrial progress of............

" the regulation of life ............ German customs union, revenue of.........

“ fire, action on a policy of ......... Glass, manufacture of ......... 383,511, 639,

decision relating to .............. 585 46 American Bobemian ..........

Interest, the law of computation of ........ Gold mine, (Dorne's,) in South Carolina .... 646 Invention for negro clothing ....... ...... 768

be of increasing supplies of .............. 88 | Ireland, raising money by pawnbroking in.. 349 4 production of, from 1492 to 1852 .......

“ laws of the currency of ............ 608 * discovery of, at Queen Charlotte's Is... 134 " the trade and revenue of .......... 729 u mines in Van Dieman's Land.......... 135 Iron, imports of, into New York............ 4 mines of Australia....

192 " early manufacture of in Pennsylvania.. * mining in California ............ 382 * trade of England.

260 k production of, at Sydney & Melbourne. 481 strength of..

............ 255 e entire product of California............ 473 5 consumption of, in arts & marufactures.

Journal of Mining and Manufactures........ 131 - dust shipped at San Francisco......... 601

252, 382, 511, 639, 747 4 assay office for Australian............. 611 Journal of Mercantile Law ....

w ....... .. * mining operations in California........ 445

196, 329, 456, 585, 710 * diggings, the Australian...............

K. * will it depreciate ......

Kentucky, act relating to weights & measures 240 6 received at Panama on English account Key West as a depot for California steamers, 761 is entire product of, in 1846 and 1850.... first discovery of, in Australia......... Lake ports, the two..........

438 and silver, statistics of.............

Lake Superior, copper mining of........... 131 s and silver in the Bank of England.....

cost of mining at ......... ... 132 4 mining in California, items of ........ 753 | Lakes, disasters on the northern

111 Goods sold and delivered, action for........

Landlord and tenant, action relating to..... 460 * destruction of, by boxing them up... 68 Latitude of astronomical stations .......... 232 Great Britain, shipments of brandy from Law, influence of Commerce upon......... 148

Charente to ............................. 730 " for computation of interest........... 169 Great Britain, railroad accidents in......... 381 " of prog's in relation to cap'l & lab'r 51, 178 Guatemala, treaty of U. S. with ............ 365 Lead mines of Arkansas........... Gum, action for loss of cargo of............ 76 Leather, Liquid...........

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Liability of railway company............... 67 | Metallic currency, our......
Liabilities of railroad company ............ 75 Method of putting up produce for market...

66 of husbands for debts of wives... 80 Michigan Central Railroad.................. 241 Life insurance, the regulation of............ 541 | Millionaires, how to become....... 436 Light vessels as a guide to mariners ....... | Mining company, North-West copper....... 134

" at the entrance of Cbristiana Fiord.... 232 * cost of, in Cornwall & Lake Superior 132 6 fixed, in the Straits of Sunda......... 125 6 and manufactures, Journal of....... 132 6 on Cape Willoughby...............

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253, 382, 511, 639, 747 66 on south point of Barbadoes......... Mint of U. 8., branch in California.... ...... 352 Light-house, bearings off Bull's Bay....... 364 Mints of France.......

355 on Kangaroo Island........... 630 Mississippi, bonds of Planters' bank of...... 358 on North Coast of Spain ..... Missouri, railroads in......

632 on Bull's Island ..... 364 | Money, raising, by pawnbroking............

. 349 Locomotive, the first American.... .... 116 " demand for.

103 Locomotives, statistics of.... ... 250 6 getting ............

... 433 London press, statistics of ........... ..... 130 " the philosophy of ........... bookselling system..........

" arithmetical accumulation of........ 46 foreign trade of .............

........... 363 Moral view of railroads.................... 577 Longitude, difference of, at Savannah.... 128 Montevideo, vessels touching at............ Louisiana and Frankfort Railroad.......... 635 Montreal, population of, in 1852............. 129

" Bank loans................
6 ship building in ................. 735

N.
Lowell, taxes of corporations in............ 607

Nautical intelligence.. 125, 232, 363, 504, 629, 744 Lumber, manufacture in North-West of..... 391

almanac, the American............ 744 5 trade of Savannah...

...... 619

Naval dry-docks of U.S .......... 187, 523, 766 1 .

Navigation of U.S. and U. K. compared.... Mackerel fisheries of Massachusetts........ 359 New York, import of hides into... ........

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banks of city of.............. Maillefert's blasting of rocks under water.... 320

leading exports of............. " method of blasting rocks........ 524

banks of State of........... Mnine law concerning railroads............. 116

canals, Commerce of........

...... 112 “ act of, relating to liabilities of husb's. 80

imports of iron into......... survey of lumber in ......... 236

historical sketch of. 158, 310, 412, 686 6 condition of banks of.... ........... 487

canals, trade, &c., of............ 115 6 law relating to railroad bonds...

progress of population in city... 310 * 16 telegraph lines....... 464

act of State relating to Ins. Cos.. 240 Manufacture of thermometers at N. Lebanon 643

piers and docks in.............. 450 6 of ladies' muffs in London .... 753

progress of plank roads in....... 508 Manufactures of the U.S.................. 226

act relating to bills of exchange.. 488 Manufacturing industry during the last and

capital & divid's of banks of. 92, 737 present centuries.......... 257

and Virginia, coasting trade of... 138 stocks, prices of New England 350 New Orleans levee and wharfage dues...... 233 Marine disasters on the lakes............... 110

duties of wharfingers at....... Mariners, light vessels as a guide to.........

debt, &c., of.................. Maryland, small note law of..........

value of produce received at..
pilotage law of.........
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Commerce of, in 1852..........
Massachusetts, statistics of cod fishery of....

statistics of trade, &c., of... .. 489 rich men in..... .....

prices of produce, 1852........ 492 cost of legislation in ........ 100

condition of banks of.......... 482 statistics of railroads of...... 757

prices of tobacco in........... 725 6 seven railroads of. 756

rec'ts of prod'e by new can'l at 730 Memphis, Tenn.,) tariff of trade........... 625 New Jersey, decision on usury law of....... 599 Merchant, Mohammedan's idea of a Christ'n. New Brunswick tariff of duties............. Merchant's clerk, the prompt............... 392 “

revenue of................. 605 4 advice, an oid.................. 391 North America, first mining operations in .. 747 Merchants, hints to........................ 649 North-West copper mining company........

66 commission .................... 393 Note, action upon a promissory........ 336, 464 Mercantile law cases. . 67, 196, 329, 456, 585, 710 | due diligence in demand for drawer of 332

marine of the world ........... 620 No antagonism between capital and labor... 770

miscellanies 136, 202, 391,519, 647, 766 Nova Scotia, complete census of............ 374 “ biography-Jamsotjee Jeejeebhoy 694

fisheries of.................... 361 library.......................... 767

manufactures, statistics of...... 388

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| Railroad company for loss of check by pasOats, act of Maine regulating sale of ........ 122

senger......................... Obtaining goods under false pretences...... 590

cars, dam's for injuries received in. 78 Ocean steamers, statistics of........... 242, 376

engineer, a philosophical......... 115 5 act of U. S. concerning.....

routes, the two................... 438 Ocean, currents of.........

Galena and Chicago .............. 115 a postage...

statistics. ... 112, 241, 376, 506, 631, 754 Ohio, tax law of................

rates of freight on the Virginia and 4 railroads in ...........

Tennessee...................... 6 act of, to prevent fraud in trade......

Eastern, statistics of.............. 757 P.

Boston and Maine, cost and expenPacific, our empire on the.................. 276

ses of..........

............. 757 Panama, gold received at................... 101 “ Boston and Lowell, receipts and Partnership liability, action relating to...... 460

expenses of.................... 758 Passages, &c., of ocean steamers ...... 242, 376

Taunton Branch, statistics of...... 758 Patent for improvement in cars.....

Railroads, moral view of................... 577 fees under British act.......

in the Great Valley.............. 44 Pearl fisheries in Panama Bay.....

their effect upon cities........... 249 Pennsylvania, constitutionality of pilotage

Maine, concerning .............. 116 law of....................

cost and expenses of seven, in loan bill.....

Massachusetts................. 756 railroads in................. 631

statistics of Massachusetts....... 757 railroad, statistics of.........

influence of, on agriculture....... 759 coal trade of................ Railways, persons employed on, in England. 760 early manufacture of iron in. 254 Receipts and expenditures of U. S.......... 740 debt and revenue of......... Reduction of export duty at Turk's Island.. 736

porth branch loan ........... Regulation of life insurance, etc............ 541 Philadelphia, capital & divid's of banks in.. Revenue law, decision on.................. Piers and docks in the North River.........

of New Brunswick............. Pilotage law of Maryland.......

of United Kingdom in 30 years ... 6 constitutionality of Penn......

Revenues of German Customs Union ...... Plank roads in New York and Canada.......

Rice, exports from Savannah of............. 617 Polka nuts, a new article of Commerce......

Right of way over land belonging to State.. 117 Population of the globe ...................

Rochester flour trade....................... 362 statistics of, of Hungary......... 130

Rocks, blasting of, under water without dril-
of France.......

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statistics of.... 128, 373, 517, 637, 763
sources of, in U. S............... 517

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of the Canadas.................. Salaries of foreign ministers.........

and territory of the Austrian emp. San Francisco, seaman's wages at....... Port Patrick harbor light......

statistics of Commerce of.... Post-office, U. S., statistics of.. ..............

gold dust shipped from...... Postage, rates of the United States, &c...... 499

prices of merchandise in..... Precious metals, statistics, &c., of........... 216

progress of population in.... 66 production of, from 1492 to '52 91

shipments of gold dust from. u in the world.. 738 Saturday night, the banker's............... Prizes for commercial articles.............. 648 Savannah, exports of rice from............. Production and consumption of cotton...... 721 “ lumber trade....................

... 619 Progress of population in San Francisco..... 518 " longitude at....................

.. 128 5 of the British penny postage system Sea, Commerce of the Black...............

66 of British cotton manufactories ... Seamen, of relief of disabled............... Promissory notes-indorsers........... ..... 79 Seamen's wages at San Francisco........... 4 note indorsed in blank....

hypothecation....................... 67 Protection vs. Free Trade ......

Shipment of brandy from Charente to Great
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Quebec, lumber trade of.

Signals for ships ordered by Sweden.......
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... 649 Railroad, statistics of Boston and Worcester. Silver coin, scarcity in Europe of.........

.... 609 system of the West ..............

" and gold, statistics of................

..... 216 accidents in Great Britain ........ Slave trade, statistics of the...............

... 231 car axles, breaking of............ 381 Smyrna, of entering the bay of.......

... 745 stocks, profitable............. 117 | Smuggling in China..... ........... 396

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Smugglers, expedients of........ ..... 395
South Carolina, condition of banks of.. 93, 612 United States, past, present, prospective pro-

" production of indigo in..... 754 gress of....... South Foreland high light................ • United States, deaf, dumb, blind, &c., of ... 128 Southern coast of Florida...........

and U. King'm, navigation of. 111 Spain, American trade with..........

post-office statistics of........ 94 6 smuggling in.............

and the Hawaiian Islands.... 121 6 railroads in...........

foreign Commerce of ports in 105 Spanish commercial regulations........

Treasury circulars.. 121, 234, Statistics of British American vessels...

239, 371, 496, commercial., 105, 226, 359, 489, 613, 721

coinage of the ........... " of population..., 128, 373, 517, 637, 763

treasury notes outstanding ... 351 6 of Massachusetts railroads ........ 757

& Costa Rica, treaty between. 118 Steamboat navigation of Cincinnati......... 635

Commerce of ports compared 230 statistics .. 112, 241, 376, 506, 631, 754

cheese trade of.............. 108 passenger, landing a ....... 138

law relating to ocean steamers 509 propellers......................

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naval dry docks of .......... 187 Stettin and Swienemunde ..............

treasury statement ...... 603, 741 Stock fluctuations in Boston Market....

consular system ............ 519 ...........

sources of population of..... 517 Stowage of cargoes, regulations for.........

postal law of 1851............ 498 Storms, questions relating to law of.........

commercial growth of........ 393 Straits of Sunda, fixed light in the

expendi's of, from '89 to '51.. 349 Suffolk Bank system for checking counterfeit

receipts and expenditures of bills .................................... 2

340, 740

3 Sugar, production of, in the world..........

production of sheep & wool in 227 “ imports from British possessions of... 363

& Cuba, navigation between. 238 " and the sugar trade......... .... 671

population & representation of 373 Sweden, Commerce of.............. ....... 109

agriculture & manuf. of the. 226 " signals for ships ordered by ........

treasury notes.............. 487 receipts of government of.... 480

breadstuffs exported from.... 620 Talleyrand and the banker...........

agricultural statistics of...... 728 Tanneries, statistical account of, in U.S.... 752

& Prussia, postal treaty betwin 731 Tare on merchandise, allowance for.........

statis'cal ac. of tanneries in the 752 Tariff of the Peruvian government....

naval dry docks of the........ 766 6 of duties in New Brunswick...

under what circumstances a 6 66 at Calcutta....... .....

foreign minister can sue and be sued in the 710 6 of taxes on trade at Memphis......

United Kingdom, revenue of, in thirty years 224 Tax law of Ohio ..................

...... 483

her trade in manufactures. 647 4 or duty on foreign coal.........

statistics of debt of........ 604 Texel, beacons, &c., at mouth of............ 504

imports of breadstuffs into 230 Theory of storms, questions relating to..... 191

passengers' act of the..... 736 Thermometer manufacture of the Kendalls. 643

emigration from the...... 763 Timber Trade of Quebec ......

Use of Commerce......................... 33 Tobacco, full statistics of......

Usury law of New Jersey, decision on...... " and the tobacco trade.......... 546

* trade, Virginia.............. ...... 723 Valley, railroads in the great..... Tolls on James River and Kanawha Canal... 251

Van Dieman's Land, gold mines in.....

Vera Cruz, mail from New Orleans to.... on the New York canals, rates of...... 506 Vessels, lights carried by sea-going ..... · · trade, and tonnage of canals........... 115 Virginia, agricultural productions of........ 228 Trade, romance of......................... 394

o condition of North-Western Bank of 348

Vulcanized India rubber... 66 and revenue of Ireland.......

w. " and Commerce of Cincinnati in 1852.. 556

Weights and measures in Kentucky........ 240
Mobile, 1851-52.... 702
Weighing department of the Bank of Eng

1. 744 Treaty between U. S, and Costa Rica ...... 118 Western Railroad, statistics of ......

..., 379 6 + 6 Guatemala.......

West co't of Jutland, & coasts of Boroholm. 747

Whale, electricity applied to capture of .... 127 “ France and Sardinia.....

" fishery in regions about Behring's St. 227 Treaties, British commercial................

Wharfingers at New Orleans......

.............. 233 Trebizonde, Commerce of..........

Wbaling voyage, decision relating to ....... 586

Wool and sheep, production of, in U.S... Tunnel, the largest in the world.....

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Worcester, Mass., property and taxes of.... 487

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