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Kenosha and Racine, change in lights at.... 617 Massachusetts, finances of....

465
Kentucky, hog statistics of...

127

mackerel and other fisheries of 350
railroads, law for consolidat'g and

banks, condition of, in 1857... 340
leasing.......

501
savings banke in 1856-57.....

339
Key West, statistics of wrecks at.

232

joint stock companies io..... 376
Kronstat Roads, fixed light in..............

746
pilots.

523
L.

Master, power of--bottomry-antedent debt
(law case).......

322
Lake trade of Oswego,..

475 Mauritius, sugar and coolie trade of... 356
6 harbors of the U. 8., improvement of.. 355 Merchant, outline of the life of a Scotch... 391
* Sup. copper mines, yield of, in 1856–57. 245

brief obituary of a New York. 392
Lakes, increase of tonnage on, in 1854-57... 480

in Wisconsin, commercial enter-
losses of life and property on........ 612

prise of a...

261
Lantern for ships, new marine invention.... 235

brier obituary of a Boston.

394
Law, journal of mercantile,

of Boston, obituary of a venerable 389
68, 193, 322, 445, 582, 710 Merchants and shopkeepers of Taunton ..... 136
" merchant, the. By Abbott Brothers... 64

" the banks....

131
4 of factors, the....

445

why liable to fail in business... 61
Leaking ships, how they may be saved. .... 519

Magazine, to the readers of...... 403
Leghorn, lights on the breakwater at.... 238 Merchants' noles as currency

769
Leiler postage by British ships, reduction of. 495 Merchandise, misrepresentation in sale of... 710
Libelants & mortgagees of a vessel-priority 712 Merchandise exp'ted, cancelation of bonds for 484
Liberia, via England, postage to.... 495 Mercantile law, journal of...
Life-boat, the Groomsport new....

364

62, 193, 322. 445, 582, 710
insurance co., the New England Mutual 107

obituary, Zebedee Cook, Esq.... 519
and fire insurance, the importance of... 625

fortune,

265
Light at Hogsten, Bred Sound.

868
manhood..

259
at Seraglio Point, Sea of Marmora, al Mexico, new species of cotton from.

012
teration of

369
Micbigan, finances of..

470
on Conejera Island, Mediterranean.... 368

banks, brief history of...

213
Lights on Sylt Island, North Sea...

369 Mining, manufactures, and art, journal of,
at Cape Romain and Charleston, (S. C.) 366

120, 243, 376, 503, 634, 758
change of, at Kenosha and Point aux Minnesota, agricultural capabilities of....... 250
Barques ....

617

census of, in 1857.
Lighthouse on Tatoosh Island, Washington T. 367 Mississippi, (upper,) steamboat navigation on 117

at Valparaiso, Chili, S. A... 36Missouri, railroads in...
at Deer Island Thoroughfare.... 367

taxable property in State of.. 443
off Scilly Islands...

369

debts and finances of State of...... 438
on Roanoke Marshes, N.C., new. 617 Molasses, importations of, at Baltimore for 18
at Timballier, Louisiana..

366
years..

430
at Barrataria, Louisiana..

366

damage on, (treasury circular).... 358
Lighthouses on Florida Reef....

613 Money and banking. By Richard Sulley.... 275
on the river and gulf of st. L. 365 Morocco, tariff of

101
Lime, manufacture of, in Alton, Ullinois.... 248

Mortgage, foreclosure of, plea of usury...... 3:23
Limitations, the law of. By Abbott Brothers 64 Muscovado sugar, prices of, for eleven years 90
Liverpool, import trade of.....

478
and Quebec, passages of steam-

N.
ships between

242 Nativity of the people of the State of N. York 254
iron market in 1856-57..
380 Navigation and trade of River Volga

355
Locomotives, suggest's of economy in worki'g 633

returns of port of Boston....... 354
Loggerhead key, Tortugas group, Fla., light at 4R8 Navigation, opening of.....

754
London and New York, cost of living in.... 772 Nautical intelligence. . 103, 232, 364, 4A5, 613, 745
London, the poor and panper populatiou of. 388 Newcastle harbor, Australia, fixed light at .. 237

profils or joini stock banks in .... 89 New York, imports and exports,
Losses by fires in the United States in 1856–57 230

77, 199, 333, 462, 589, 720
Louisiana sugar crops...

642

comparative prices at for 5 years 206
finances of

600

prices of breadstuffs in. for 10 yrs. 92
Lumber trade of the Pacific coast of U'. S.... 476

act of, relative to sayings banks in 87
Lynchburg, Va., manufacture and cost of

savings banks in the state of 596
bread at.....

504

laxation on railroad companies
L'Orient, port of, west coast of France...... 106

in State of

238
market, comparative prices in, on
1st of May, 1847-38.

737
Macaroni making...

762

canals, est. cost of completing the 632
Madeira wine..

765

agricultural statistics of State of. 370
Maine, finances of..

465

capals, tolls, trade, & tonnage of. 497
Manchester, system of selling goods at.. 395

insurance companies in State of. 298
Manilla, exports from, to the United States.. 609

canals, opening an I closing of... 383
Manufacture of white lead.....

249

Assay-office, deposits at,
of silk in the United States..... 245

72, 329, 457, 585
of Onondaga salt in 1857.

379

city banks, weekly averages or,
Manufactories in Southern Slates..

509

74, 197, 439, 587, 795
Marine insurance-average and arbitration.. 6:24 New Orleans banks, weekly averages of,
in Europe...
492

76, 198, 332, 459, 588, 726
origin of.

492

and Mobile, change in the col-
risks in Philadelphia, credits on .... 362

lection districts of......

484
telegraph at Honolulu, notice of..... 487

branch mint, deposits at....

73
Marseilles, France, commerce of

611

New England Mutual Cafe Insurance Co.... 107
Martinique and Gaudaloupe, exports of..... 479 New Hampshire, condition of baoks of...... 473
Maryland, the new grain law of....

743 New Jersey, railroads and canals of...... 384
Massachusetts country banks, dividends of.. 20 New Jersey banks....
insurance companies in..... 489 New Zealand, duties of customs.

357

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Newfoundland, importation of spirits into... 101 Post-offices in Ontonagon, Upper Michigan. 364
New South Wales, tarif and trade of 100 Post-office department of U. Slates, drafts of. 495
Norfolk, canal trade of......

118
at Wasbington....

628
Nothing to pay, (a poem.)...

257 Potato starch, how it is manufactured 505
North River, collision on, (law case).. 193 Providence banks, weekly returns of........ 725
Sea, east coast of England

105 Provisions, export of, fr'm Baltimore for 4 yrs. 431
Nurseries in the United States....

126

prices of, at Baltimore for 2 years 431
0.

export of, from U. S. to G, Britain 93
Occupation........

772

imp'rts & exp'rts of, at Cincinnati 93
Ocean pust. on n'wspap'rs containing writing 494 Public lands of the United States........... 125
Ohio, caule and swine in...

252
sale of, in Australian colonies... 375

135
finances of......

Pursuit of specie under difculties....

597
4 canals, their sale considered

501

Q.
independent treasury law of..... 734 Quarantine convention at Philadelphia..... 485
railroads in-capital, debt, & total cost 753 Quicksilver mines of California

509
Oil of vitriol, how to make it

247

R.
Onondaga sali, manufacture or, in 1857.. 379
Opium trade, ibe..

263 Railroad, canal, and steamboat statistics,
of commerce, the...

651

114, 146, 274, 402, 530, 753
Ostrich feathers, trade in..

632

and steamboat accidents in the U.
Oswego, lake trade of.......

475
States in 1856-57....

239
canal trade of...

608

cos, in State of N. Y., taxation of .. 238
Out of debly out of trouble..

266

sler pers, how shall we get them ?.. 384
P.

756
system of Minois..
receipts for March..

754
Pacific Ocean, islands in the middle.. 487 Railroads and canals of New York. By J. E.
coast of U. Slates, lumber trade of... 476

Bloomfield

186
Panama, inter-oceanic canal across the isth-

insurance of lives upon....

491
mus of

3H4
and their future...

183
Panic, sympathy and fidelity in a .......... 133

liability of, as common carriers.... 194
the Dutcbman's gold in..

134

in Tennessee.
Patapsco River, Port of Baltimore, the ship

curious facts in regard to......... 758
channel in..

486

and canals of New Jersey......... 384
Pateots, the first American..

639

of England and Wales, receipts and
Palent decision, an interesting..

507
expenses of...

114
Peru and United States, treaty between..... 227

in Kent'ky, law for consolidt'ing the 501
Pennsylvania Insurance Companies

diseases of engineers & firemen on 633
Pennsylvania, finances of....

466
in the United States ..

385
'banks, liabilities & resourc's of 473 Railway speed indicator, (Troosts'.)

382
Pensacola, Fla, lighthouses rebuilt at... 746 Railways of the United Kingdom, persons
Philadelphia, exports of breadstuffs from, to

employed on..

633
foreign ports.....
319 Real estate, safety of investments in.

266
credits on marine risks in..... 362 Reciprocity treaty, the....:

739
entranc's & clearanc's of ves. at 332 Revolving light on San Sebastian Cape...... 237
banks, capital and dividends.. 343 Rice, prices of, for eleven years

90
Ideasurement of grain in 477 Rio Janeiro, coffee trade of...

612
66 and Lake Erie Railroad.... .. 753 Rio de la Plata, S. A., light-vessel in... 370

tobacco inspections at. 609 Roanoke Marshes, N. C., pew lighthouse on. 617
receipts of cattle al, in 1856-57 376 Russia, coinmerce of...

742
4 banker, brief notice of a...... 521
insurance companies

360
underwriters, terms of credit of 491 Salt, the production of....

503
Picture of a Chinese market..

136
trade of Cleveland for 1857..

479
Pilots of steamboats, rules for, on western < imp'rts & pric's of, at Baltimore for 3 yrs. 437
and southern rivers....

119 San Francisco, exports of treasure from..... 471
of Massachusetts.....

523

valuation, taxat'n, & in'nc's of 86
Pittsburg banks, weekly returns of

725

Cal., bell-boat at ent, of bay of 489
Population, statistis of,

exports of merchandise from. 481
128, 254, 386, 517, 644, 767 Santa Cruz, Teneriffe, fixed harbor light on
in Canada, progress of..... 256 Mole-head of .......

237
of Cuba in 1857..
387 Santa Pola Cape, fixed light on.

746
of London--poor and pauper.... 368 Sandwich Is., ports of. By H. M. Whitney.. 163
of Italy..

387
maritime juristiction at

623
of Holland.

129
cotnmercu of....

605
of China...

769

finances of.....
Pork-packing business of Cincinnati.

213
510 Scilly Islands, lighthouse off

369
Portland banks, weekly returns of... 726 Seamen registered in the U. States in 1857... 518
Port wine trade, frauds in ........
266 Seamen's wages, (law case.)

326
Port Jackson, Australia, additional fix'd l'gt at 237

aid society of Boston..

524
Porto Rico, Spanish consular certificates for. 484 Secretary of the Treasury, letter from....... 771
Postal department ....110, 231, 362, 493, 627, 750

decisions of ...... 744
* delivery and sub-post-offices in city of Shanghai, the tea-gardens of...............

648
New York.
113 Ship of bent timber, a

236
service, U. States, in 1857, statistics of 110 Ships, a water-tight safe for carrying specie in 396

money orders..
Postage stamps and stamped envelopes, ex-
231Ships, wire rigging for

365

lantern for-marine invention.. 235
tensive use of

362 Shipping, the admeasurement of. By W. W.
regulations for letters and documents Bates, Esq
free of.

.551, 665
629 Short credits recommended

394
to Liberia via England.

495 Silk, manufacture of, in the United States... 245
to Austria via France, rates of...... 363 Smelt fisheries of Maine and New Hampshire 521
by the Prussian closed mail........ 629 Smyrna, Turkey, imports and exports of..... 181

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Song of the miser.....

389 United States, railroad and steamboat acci.
Sorgbo sucre, or Chinese sugar cane

253
dents in 1856-57...

249
Sound Dues treaty bet. Denmark & the U.S. 225

goods exported to St. Peters-
South Carolina, finances of

467
burg, from...

216
American lamas imported into U. 8., 510

postal service in 1857, statis, of, 110
Southern States, manufactories in....

509

export of provisions from, to
Spanish coin...

Great Britain...

93
Spanish consular certificates for Porto Rico . 484

and Pontificial States, trade be-
ports, bills of health for...

357
tween..

482
Spinning seed-cotton into yarn on plantations 120

mints, monthly coinage of
Spirits, importation of, into Newfoundland.. 101

72, 196, 330, 458, 586
St. Louis banks, weekly returns of

726

production and manufacture of
St. Louis, trade and commerce of, in 1857... 221

iron in ...

634
St. Petersburg, goods imported from the

post-office departm't, drafts of 495
U. States to, in 1857..... 216

commerce and navigation of.. 310
regulat'ns for ves. trading to 486

consumption of the forests of. 641
St. Lawrence, lightho's on the river & guli' of 365

railroads ip....

385
fisheries in the gulf of......... 893

manufacture of silk in....
Starch, how it is extracted from corn.......

637

exports of grain and flour from 94
method of extracting it fr'm the potato 505

finances of...

81
Statistics of population,

public lands of ..............

125
128, 254, 386, 517, 644, 767

coinage of...

337
of agriculture,

size of farms in..

375
125, 250, 370, 510, 640, 764

coal trade of, in 1857

243
Steam-engine, the first in the United States.. 248

banks in the, in 1837, '47 & '57 88
Steamboat on the Missouri, business of a... 241

what they are worth

728
Si'mboats, new features in building & propel. 240

banks of. By David M. Balfour 341
Stock issues by corporations in Massachusetts 712

commerce of, with Cuba and
Stock gambling in commercial towns 259

Porto Rico .....
Stolen money, recovery of, in Canada 396

immigration into, for last fir-
sugar, imports of, at Baltimore for 18 years. 428

teen years...

767
consumption of, in United Kingdom.. 92 Umpqua River, Oregon, buoys at mouth of.. 488

plantation, work on a Louisiana..... 512 Underwriters of Phila., terms of credit of.... 491
Sugar crops of Louisiana......

642 Usury, plea of, foreclosure'of mortgage...... 323
# and Coolie trade of Mauritius. 356 Usury-changes in regard to, &c...
Suggestions for a new system of banking... 84
Slave trade, a business-like view of .... 396

V.
Swinemunde, mouth of the Oder, new light-

Valuation of property in lowa...

601
house at..

616 Vancouver's is., ihe camas and wappattoo of 253
Surinam River, light-vessel at entrance of... 746 Vegetation in high latitudes..

254
Sylt Island, North Sea, lights on...
369 Venezuela. By J. S. De Agreda...

51
Vessel, attachment against, on libel..

325
T.

cargo, and freigbi, bottomry on...... 68
Tahiti, its population, agriculture, etc..... 652 Victoria, Australia, population of:.

647
Tariff of Buenos Ayres, changes in.... 483 Victoria, Australia, lighthouses on seabo'd of 745
Tarit of 1857 ...

744 Vinyards of Los Angeles County, California. 516
Taxable property in Missouri..

443 Vitriol, oil of, how to make it ..
Taxation, valuation, and finances of San Fran. 86 Volga River, navigation and trade of... 355
Tea gardens of Shanghai, the...

648
* prices of, for eleven years...............

90

W.
Tennessee, finances of..
469 Washington city post-office....

629
taxes, how it works with some Wax, adulterated

266
merchants

522 Webster's dictionary and spelling-book....
Texas, finances of..
460 Welland canal, trade of, in 1857..

499
Tide-water canal, business of, 1849-57. 382 Western products in Cincinnati, prices of, in
Tobacco, the cost of raizing..

253
1856-57

216
inspections at Philadelphia... 609

banks, how some of them are started 261
manufacturers in Virginia & North

States, pork packing in...

640
Carolina, regulations of....... 358 Whale fishery in 1857, the...

344
Tobacco, production of, in the world....... 765 Whale-fishery, Brit., 1830 compared with '57 743
Tonnage duties in Chill......
101 Wheat, prices of for last four years........

765
on the lakes, incr'se of, from 1854-57 480 White lead, manufacture of...

249
Toronto, exports of flour and wheat from, in Wilmioglon, N. C., exports of, in 1856-57.... 350
1856-57..

355 Wine in Algiers...
Trade between the United States and Pontif Wine, production of, in France..

643
cial States..

482
adulteration of.....

292
Trade and commerce, statistics of,

Wire rigging for ships..

805
90, 216, 344, 475, 605, 735 Wisconsin, finances of.

599
across the American plains..... 353 Wisconsin lumber and fish trade for 1837... 741
the religion of........

135 Woud and coal, comparative value of.....
Treaty between U. S. and republic of Peru.. 227 Wool, prices of, for eleven years............
the U. B. and Shah of Persia 97 Woolen fabrics, the Salisbury...

249
Wreck register (British) for five years.. 236
Wrecks at Key West, statistics of...

232
United Kingdom, consumption of tea, sugar, Wrought iron--forging and forge hammers.. 122
and coffee in....

92 Wurtemburg, production of wine in...... 127
persons employed on the
railways of..

Y.
coal trade of...

245 Yellow fever, influence of nativity on....... 644
gold exports from, in 1857. 595
United States, importations of, with duties
and expenses..... 481 Zollverein, cotton-mills running in

758

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