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MERCHANTS' MAGAZINE

AND

COMMERCIAL REVIEW.

CONDUCTED BY FREEMAN HUNT, A. M.,

MEMBER OF THE NEW YORK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE; CORRESPONDING MEMBER OF THE AMERICAN
AND LONDON STATISTICAL SOCIETIES; MEMBER OF THE NEW YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY;

HONORARY MEMBER OF THE MERCANTILE LIBRARY ASSOCIATIONS OF NEW

YORK, PHILADELPHIA, BOSTON, BALTIMORE, LOUISVILLE,
CHARLESTON, AND CINCINNATI, ETC.

VOLUME THIRTY-ONE.

FROM JULY TO DECEMBER INCLUSIVE, 1854.

New York:

PUBLISHED AT 142 FULTON-STREET.

1854.

CONTRIBUTORS

TO THE THIRTY-FIRST VOLUME OF THE

MERCHANTS' MAGAZINE AND COMMERCIAL REVIEW.

G. M. BELL, Esq., Secretary of the London Bank of Australia, etc.

Hon. GEORGE S. BOUTWELL, late Governor of Massachusetts.

JOHN P. BROWN, Esq., of the United States Legation at Constantinople.
HENRY C. CAREY, Esq., author of several works on Political Economy, Banking,

etc., etc., of New Jersey.

J. H. GIBBON, M. D., of the United States Branch Mint, North Carolina.

ENOCH HALE, Jr., Esq., of Massachusetts.

Rev. D. F. HUNTINGDON, of Massachusetts.

D. R. JAQUES, Esq., of the New York bar.

D. T. LEECH, Esq., of the Post-Office Department, Washington.

WILLIAM J. MCALPINE, Esq., late Chief Engineer, etc., of the State of New York.

C. F. MCCAY, Professor in the College of South Carolina.

DEXTER F. PARKER, Esq., of Massachusetts.

JOHN L. PEYTON, Esq., of Illinois.

GERARD RALSTON, Esq., late Vice-President of the American Colonization

Society.

J. W. SCOTT, Esq., of Ohio.

MATTHEW HALE SMITH, Esq., of the Boston bar.

BENJAMIN G. SMITH, Esq., Printer, of New York.

RICHARD SMITH, Esq., Editor of the Cincinnati Price Current, etc.

JOHN MILTON STEARNS, Esq., of New York.

RICHARD SULLEY, Esq., of Indiana.

M. DE TEGOBORSKI, of New York.

Hon. GEORGE TUCKER, late Professor of Moral Philosophy and Political Econ

omy in the University of Virginia, author of the Life of Jefferson, etc.

AMASA WALKER, late Secretary of State in Massachusetts.

J. B. WICKERSHAM, Esq., of New York.

FREEMAN HUNT, Editor and Proprietor.

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Agricultural productions in California.. 129, 373
exports of United States... 105
and commercial value of railr'ds 508
Alabama, finances of

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Alcoholic liquors, Ohio law, on adulterat'n of 233
Algiers, product of French colonies in...... 761
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Amazon, the field of the...
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American lake cities, our..

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stocks held by foreigners......... 102
Commerce, adventurous spirit of. 771
Animal producis exported from U. States... 109
Anthracite burning locomotive....
Antwerp, in Belgium, account of.......
Atlantic and Pacific ports, transportation of
merchandise between...

66

83, 210, 336, 461, 592, 718
duties collected at, from 1838 to 1853. 107
business facilities of....
.. 391
and New York, tonnage compared... 360
& Lowell Railr'd, historical notice of. 754
expenditures of, 1853-54...
733
Breadstuffs, imports into Great Britain of.... 106
British steam and sail marine, increase of... 503
66 new, stamp act....
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mail packets, letters by the.......... 742
Brooklyn city railroads....
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Broom corn, the production of..
Buffalo Board of Trade on measurement of
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Business success, the elements of......... 56-62

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canvas and cotton cordage.......... 382
exports of, from New Orleans........ 477
manufactories in the South and West 384

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Chicago, real and personal property of..............
Chili, exports and imports of..

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China trade, bonds of merchants in, canceled 741
Chinese mercantile operations.....
391
Cincinnati, trade & commerce of, in 1854.... 544
statistics of trade & commerce of. 601
condition of free b'k currency at. 615
66 money & exchange market in '54. 615
Cities, our American lake..
403


Clearing-house, New York, business at
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Cloth, manufacture of felt ....
Coal mines, Turkish...

"fields of the world..

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"trade of Pennsylvania...
"region of Maryland....
"and the coal trade...

707
Counterfeits, how to prevent bank-note..... 495
Counterfeiting trade marks
Credit in Paris....

Creditors' bills not superseded...
Crimea, commerce of...
Cuba, population of...

79

775

204

701

511

Cumberland coal trade from 1842 to 1853.... 515
Currency, Journal of... 91, 216, 344, 488, 612, 726
Macuquino, at Porto Rico........ 112
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tobacco trade of, in 1854..

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for lading and re-exportation.....

exported to Great Britain from Ireland 743

import and cons. of, in U. Kingdom.. 361 Key to mercantile character...
regulations for measurement of...... 353

Great Britain, families and houses in....... 367

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remission of duties by........ 234
imports of wine into.
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results of census of, 126, 252, 274, 637
imports of breadstuffs into.... 106
Guano, inspection law of Maryland.... 932
Guarantors...

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Lading, bills of...

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Lakes, length of navigation on minor.

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Land case, decided by S. Court of Texas....
Lands, improved and unimproved

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Law, Journal of Mercantile,

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Lawrence, Abbott, letter to Freeman funt.. 262
the Pacific mill at..

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Letters by the British mail packets..
Lead ore in Tennessee..
Liability of railroad companies for delivery
of goods.....

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Liability of surety..

715

Liabilities of railroads

455

776 Life insurance policy, construction of.
669 Lighthouses...

Liberia, commercial importance of..

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India, growth of cotton in

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429 Liquor trade, of the United States.....
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97 Literature of commerce..

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arrival of Irish emigrants at
Louisiana, finances of.....

Indiana, progress of railroads in............ 379

finances of...

46 free banks of, capital, &c., of...... 490
66 production of hogs in.....
Insolvency......
Insurance Co. Massachusetts Life Company. 487
458
66 on marine risks at Boston, rates of 483|

Manufacturing Law of New York.....
Manufactures, Am'n and European comp'd. 258
.... 767
and other companies of Mass. 513

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