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APPENDIX.

... bbls.

........bales.

... lbs.

......tcs.

CHICAGO-GROWING COMMERCE OF.-We sub

Total
(A'rage

Total

ARTICLES join a table of the value of imports and exports,

Imports

Value Value from 1836 to 1818 inclusive:

Leather ...

bdls.

32,283 4 25 137,902 Imports

Exports
Lemons.

bxs. 11,384 9 60 102,456 1836

$325,203 90
$1,000 64 Lime...

bbls 4,434 5 00 22,170 1837

373,677 12 11,665 00 Liquors..... hhds and ps. 64,817 80 51,853 1838

579,174 61

16,044 75 Merchan. and sund..pkgs 3,162 90 00284,500 1839 630,980 26 33,843 00

..tons. 1840.

562.106 20
228,635 74 Molasses

93,132 13 00 1,117,584 1841.

564,317 88
318,862 24 Malt..

.bush.
33,220

60 29.289 1842.

664,347 88
659,305 20 Nails.

..kgs.

64,189

3 00 192.567 1613.

971,819 75
682,210 85 Oil....

.bbls. 8,395 28 00 232.540 1844. 1,626,116 00 785,504 23 Oranges.... bxs. and bols.

27,280

4,547 6 00 1845....

2,43,145 73
1,543,519 85 Oakum..

1,843 12 00 22,116 1816 2,027,150 00 1,813,468 00

Oats....
...... bush.

197,868 25 00 49,467 1847.

2,641,852 52
2.296, 299 00 Oil Cake..

247,400 01 1.237 1848.

8,338,639 86 10,709,333 40 Pork and Bacon....hhds. 10,338 45 00 465,914 CINCINNATI.—Imports, 1851-1852, (for Exports

1,987 22 00 43,714

..bbls. see Appendix to vol. İ.,) for the years ending August Pork in bulk.

22,501 15 00 337,515 .Ibs. 16,532,884

6 991,973 31st.

Potatoes..

.bbls. 20,739 1 25 25,923 Total Avrage Total Pig Metal.

.. tons. 22,605 24 00 513,570 ARTICLES Imports Value Value Pim'o and P'r ...bgs. 1,425 13 00 18,525

Rye...

..bus 58,317 50 29,153 Apples, gr.......... bbls. 71,182 $1 60 $ 106,844 Rosin, &c....

.....bbls. 14,184 3 50 49,644 Beef 1,609 9 00 14,481 Raisins..

.. bxs. 28,417 2 00 56,34 Beef. ..tcs. 1,145 15 00 14,885 Rope, Twine, &c..

3,203 5 00 16,015 Bagging. .... pcs, 71 2 00 142 Rice...

tcs. 3,782 25 00 94,550 Barley

89,994 045
40,447 Sugar.

hhds. 39,224 58 00 2,274,992 Beans.. 14,137 1 60 21,219

.. bbls. 15,237 14 00 213,318 Butter.

bbls.
10,203 25 00 265,075

.. bxs. 2,259 30 00 67.770 Butter...... firk. and kgs 13,720 13 00 178.360 Seed, flax

..bbis. 48,074 3 00 144,299 Blooms. ..1099. 4,036,50 00 201,800

..grass. 10,819 11 00 119,019 Bran, &c.

..sks.
131,014 50 65,507

.hemp.

304

1 50 456 Candles..

.bxs.
653 2 00
1,632 Salt....

91,312 1 30 118,705 Corn... ..bush 653,788 30 196,136

..bbls.

58,020 1 50 87,030 Corn Meal. 8,640 40 3,456 Shot...

..kgs. 1,688 17 00 22.596 Cider.. ......bbls. 874 3 00 2,622 Ten..

pkgs. 12,810 25 00 390,250 Cheese.

....cks.

46 12 00
552 Tobacco

.hhds.

11,469 46 00 527,161) 241,753 2 40 604,141

..bules. 1.906 4 00 9,984 Cotton. baleg. 12,776 50 00 633,900

bxs. & kgs. 23,060 20 00 461,200 Coffee.. .sks. 95,732 17 00 1,627,444 Tallow.

.bbls. 5,930) 15 00 88,950 Codfish.

drumy.
431 25 00

10,775 Wines. .bbls. & Acks. 4,482 35 00 156,870 Cooperage. .pcs. 135,118 - 60 81,070

bkts, & bxs. 8,322 10 00 Egis. bxs, and bhls, 10,544 4 0 42,176 Wheat.

.........bush.

377,077 60 0:26,422 Flour.. ..bbls. 511,012 3 20 1,635,334 Wool..

........ bales.

4,562 50 00 228, 100 Feathers sky. 6,716 12 00 80,592 Whiskey.

..bbls. 272,788 6 75'1,773,122 Fish, sund... .bbls 20,076

9 50 190,722 Cotton Yarn.... .pkgs. 10,836 1 50 Fish.... ..kgs, and kits. 1,075 2 00

2,150

bbls. 167,002 1 75 622,507 Fruit, dried... bush. Grease... ..bbls. 24,877 200 49,754 Total Value....

.....sks.

Cheese. ........

....bxs.

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$24,715,331 Glasg...

1,936 15 00 29,010 Glassware.. .pkgy. 44,004 2 25

99,000 Hemp......bdls, and bls. 36,602 4 401 18,295 NOTE.-In the above, we have not included Dry Hides..

.. loose 18,334 25 50 467,517 Goods, Hardware, Queensware, and sundry miscel. Hides, green..

...... lbs.

51,647 2 40 27,209 laneous articles, which, with those mentioned, come Hay bales. 54,905

1,557 under the head of Merchandise. It would be utterly Herring..

...bxs.

9,270 2 50 23,195 impossible to make an estimate of these articles. Hogs..

.head
5,149

50 2,574 | Coal and Lumber are also onnitted -- no correct Hops..

baley.

460,210 9 00 3,691,890 statement of the amount imported being obtainable. Iron and Steel..

..pes. 1,591 60 00 95,460 In the above calculation we have given as nearly as ..bols. 191,107 1 45 291,160 possible the correct average value, and we believe

...tons. 54,078 3 75 202,729 the aggregate is below rather than above the actual Lead,

.. pigs.

10,111 24 00 242,664 amount. The value of the total imports at this port Lard.

54,733

3 12 171,040 is not less than forty milions.--Editor of Cincinnati ..kgs. 36,0471 21 00 756,987 ) P. C.

..... bxs

65

...bbls.

COTTON STATISTICS.

COMMERCE OF THE WORLD. The following table has been arranged and pub- COUNTRIES

Imports Exports lished by W. P. Wright, Esq., Cotton Broker, NewYork:

Great Britain...

£100,000,000 £70,000,000 France...

45,000,000 56,000,000 United States

45,000,000 40,000,000 Hamburg

22,000,000 20,000,000 Netherlands.

22,000,000 18,000,000 Belgium..

16,000,000 15,000,000 Russia.

14,000,00 14,000,000 New South Wales.

1,500,0 1,800,000 Austria,

8,800,0 6,000,000 Brazils.

6,500,0 5,500,000 Spain..

6,000,0 5,000,000 Sardinia.

9,000,000 6,500,000 Denmark

5,500,000 3,500,000 Cuba.

5,700,000 5,600,000 Canada.

4,000,000 3,000,000 Egypt. .

2,500,000 2,000,000 Sweden.

2,300,000 2,500,000 Portugal

2,500,000 1,600,000 Java.

2,000,000 5,000,000 Mauritius

1,200,000 1,200,000 Ceylon....

1,200,000 1,500,000 Greece.

1,000,000 800,000 Cape of Good Hope.. 1,100,000 500,000 Papal States....

1,500,000 1,200,000 Bavaria...

850,000 1,200,000 Van Diemen's Land,

600,000 500,000 Total......

£321,750,000 £287,900,000 Grand Total.......

£615,650,000 MARINE OF THE WORLD. The following authentic and highly interesting tables are from the Belfast (Ireland) Mercantile JourNUMBER OF VESSELS AND TONNAGE BELONGING

TO THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES:

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1,732 Spain..

579,475 5,206 470,973 4,622 India..

406,479 868 522,056 1,128 Prussia..

813,096 4,690 823,456 4,635 United States.. 4,328,639 21,643 4,361,012 21,805 Russia..

1,323,080 6,401 1,177,994 6,197 Norway..

772,885 7,909 806,766 8,160 Sardinia..

700,000 6,000 700,000 6,000

New-Orleans.
Say'h and Aug'a.
Mobile.
Texas....
Florida.
Charleston
Other N. Ports...
N. Carolina
New-York.....
Virginia.

Total.

Austria........

528 1845.

-Entered

Cleared
Years

Democratic Whig Abolition Scating
Countries
Tons Vessels Tons Vessela

1840*

.1,274,197 1,128,276 7,072
547,228

562,722
1841.

.1,048,592 1,025,339 21,059 Sweden.... 540,902 6,707 562,394 6,347 1842.

.1,133,938 1,033,828 27,301 15,484 Belgium.. 356,367 2,424 349,638 2,368 1843.

...1,073,157 983,433 66,374 26,881 Egypt... 409,156 2,019 432,696 1,707 1844*.

.1,372,809 1,318,622 62,159 Cbina.. 169, 155 531 163,717

.1,161,674 1,113,846 62,194 1,929 Other Countries 1,927,505 15,915 1,965,867 17,163 1846.

.1,165,432 1,132,788 79,979 6,305 1847.

1,234,409 1,261,376 78,557 Total........23,333,620 139,638 22,738,801 136,402 1818*. .1,219,962 1,360,752 291,342

1849

1,223,371 1,231,368 76,578 6,071 LIBRARIES IN THE UNITED STATES.

1850.

.1,298,636 1,265,240 99,035 1,035 1851.

..1,397,757 1,229,233 78,143 3,096 FROM PROF. JEWETT'S WORK.

No, os vols. 9,505 Public School Libraries....

OF 1,552,332

POPULATION — GROWTI IN WESTERN

STATES. 227 Academies and Professional Schools.. 320,909

1840
1841

1842 1844 18509 142 Students' Libraries (in Colleges, &c.). 254,639 126 College

586,912
Wis.....

37,133
.. 30,945

49,524 52,379 305,191 126 Social

Iowa.... 43,112 611,334

61,834 69,478 (Popular)....

90,000 192,214 39 State

288 937

II.......476,183 584 917 692,653 764,809 851,470 34 Scientific and Historical Societies.... 138,901 Ind..... 656,866 754,232 822,598 868,175 988,416

Mich....212,267 248,331 284,395 308,437 397,654 10,199 Aggregate....... .3,753,964

Total..1,449,373 1,676,447 1,918,648 2,083,800 2,735,945 The number of Libraries, each less than 1,000 volumes..

271

PRODUCTIONS OF THE WORLD. Volumes in these Libraries.

95,980

GRAIN. Number of Libraries containing each 1,000

Quarters volumes and upwards... 423 Great Britain.....

60,000,000 Voluines in these Libraries. 9,105,652 Austria........

96,000,000 Average size.... 4,977 France..

62,000,000 United States

.118,000,000 The number of volumes published from July, Russia..

52.000,000 1850, to July, 1851 in the United States, has been esti- Canada

19,000,000 mated by the publisber of the “Book Trade” to have Spain..

12,000,000 been 1,298, embracing 213,049 pages, and forming Other countries....

45,500,000 1,176 distinct works. The following is a popular classification.-Norton's Literary Gazette.

Total..

395,500,000 Novels and Tales..

249

COALS, Juveniles.... 52

Tons Gift Books..

32 Great Britain...

38,000,000 Poetry, Hymns, &c..

80 United States..

4,400,000 Music Books...

22,000,000 Theology and Religion. 170 Belgium..

4,500,000 History and Travels... 121 New South Wales....

45,000 Biography.

96 Polítical.

16
Total....

68,945,000 Commercial.

12 Science.

50

PRECIOUS METALS. Natural History.

8 Metaphysics..

8 United States--California.......

14,500,000 Mathematics.

17 Brazil...

7,000,000 Classical....

7 Russia.

3,350,000 Dictionary and Languages.. 13 Great Britain (Silver)...

50,000 School Books..

50 Australia.. Orations..

3 Asia....

1,400,000 Essays..

11 Law

43 Total.....

26,300,000 Medicine.

47

IROX. Agriculture.. 20

Tons Practical Mechanics.

18
Great Britain...

1,850,000 Fine Arts...

6

United States..
Architecture...

8
France

600,000 Manners and Morals. 18

239,000

Belgium
Social Economy.

15
Russia..

150,000 Miscellaneous.

48

43 France...

Austria
Other countries.

55,800 POPULAR VOTE OF THE UNITED STATES Sweden.....

157,000 SINCE 1828.-To note how nearly equal great parties will be divided, we furnish the following statis. Total......

.Ibs. 3,042,500 tics from the Herald :

SILK
Years
Democratic Whig
Abolition 31 ating Austrian Italy.

7,000,000 1828 650,943 511,475 Sardinia....

2,500,000 1832 687,502 583,297 Papal States..

800,000 1836 765,068 737,526 Two Sicilies.

1,200,000 1837 819,203 927,213

260,000 1838 956,019 1,066,712 Prussia

620,000 1839. 1,011,168 972,347 Salonica.

166,000 China.... • Presidential elections,

Total.....

12,517,000

Tuscany

PROVISION TRADE OF THE UNITED STATES.

RAILWAY SYSTEM OF THE WORLD-1852.

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EXPORTS OF PROVISIONS FROM THE UNITED STATK3.

Laid
7,418, 49
10,597,654
20,102,397
24,534,217
20,060,993
37.611,161
49,629,539
37,446,761
19,683,082

54,925,546 3,886,976 25,746,355 3,006,630 21,843,164 Hams

lbs
1,643,397
2,796,517
2,518,841
2,622,067
2,719,360
17,924,471
56,060,822

41,014,528
218,269 33,551,034
165,206 18,027,302

l'ork

bbis
66,281
133,290
180,032

80,310
161,629
161,809
190,422
206,190

253,486
Cheese
723,217

lbs
1,748,471
2,456,607
3,440,144
7,343,145
7,941,187
8,175,390
15,637,600
12,913,305
17,433,622

10,361,189
90,648 3,994,542 13,020,817 188,841

Butter

Ibs
1,177,639
3,783,988
2,065,133
3,408,144
3,200,911
3,587,498
3,436,660
4,414,433
2,751,086
3,406,242

3,876,175 Bef

bols
19,681
56,537
48,58]
37,815
106,174
101,538
149,223
111,979
103,719
103,286
95,307

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1840. 1841 1842. 1843. 1844 1815. 1846. 1847 1818 1849 1850 1851

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Beef.

Bacon.

Hemp Lead

Tobacco...

108 hhds 5.012 tcs 122,948 bbls

14,290 tcs 47,450 bble 19,730 kgs

412 tons 5,111 tcs 4,538 bbls 24,432 csks

6,986 tcs 57,160 bales 472,438 pigs 78,600 ib. bre 9,210 hhds 5,011 bxs 21,892 bbls 21,405 hhds 11,548 bbls 40,510 " 29,916 " 38,490 38,776 kgs

169*769ʻTS

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Refined Sugars..
Sugars..
Molasses.
Whiskey
Hides.
Nails..
Glasg..
Salt..
Cotton yarn...
Wrought Iron Manufactures....
Castings

EXPORTS OF UNITED STATES PRODUCE TO GREAT BRITAIN.

689
1851
843,826
615,569
476,770
285,737

54,755
4,195,866
1,396,277
8,641,517

9,258
14,729,109
6,623,783
1,004,783
1,378,715

592,583

2,760,329 245 1850 683,970 376,995 556,884 366,980

60,510
2,254,613

1,642,504
11,693,582

44,631
37,377,769

369,777
1,240,599

316,926

5,947,206 1819 565,624 576,902 451,466 317,418

693
72,850
5,598,227

518,547
16,007,402

111,385
58,159.865
21,388,265

953,815
Ibs.292,518,307 582,845,504 738,344,905 431,531,091 670,645,122

911,546
1,072,680

5,077,220 334 322,030

67,259 1843, 3 mos

187,187
144,916

6,886
3,651,614
1,059,775
2,313,643

3,240
656,338
4,569,404

19,436

337,954
203
193,618

161

198
11,861
89,418

6,418 bxs 16,753 bbls

6,180 bgs 15,345 tong 30,840

1836
gals.
gals.

lbs.
hbls.
tous.
bbls.

lbs.
lbs.
lbs.
bbls.

lbs.
lbs.
bbls.
.bush,

bush.
Sperm oils.
Tobacco, Mid.. .. lbs.
Asbes
Beef..
Butter.
Cheese
Pork.,
Ilams.
Lard.
Com..

POPULATION OF AMERICAN CITIES--Based upon the increase of population from 1840 to 1850 in the following cities. Mr. Scott, of New-York, in Hunt's Merchant Magazine, makes a table showing

TIME OF DUPLICATION OF AMERICAN CITIES.

Yearg

7) 8 8

Whale oil...
Whalebone.
Naval stores.

Milwaukie........
Chicago..
St. Louis..
Manchester, N. H
Sandusky City.
Columbus, O.
Cleveland
Toledo..
Cincinnati..
Marietta..

Years
3 Indianapolis...
3 Pittsburg.
4 Newark, N.J..
4

Oswego....
54 Dayton.
6 New-Albany
6 Buffalo..

Nashville..
6

Detroit...
7 Zancsville..

Tullow

Flour..
Cotton.

Wheat...

165

919

38,598

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Year.

Years.! There is one publication for every 7,161 free inhab Louisville.. 93 Bangor..

14 itants in the United States and territories. Worcester.

94 Richmond.. Madison

STATISTICS OF NEW-YORK.-IMPORTS INTO 91 Troy. Syracuse. 10 Wilmington, Del.... 15 THE PORT OF NEW YORK, 1851 AND 1852.

Jau. I to Aug. 31, Springtield.. 10 Lancaster, Pa....... 153

1862

1851. Fall River. 10 Paterson 16

10,843 10,716 Hartford

Brandy, \ pipes
111 Bath, Me..

16
casks and bbls.

25,449 24,660 Reading 11) Albany. Coal, tons....

49,451 37,745 York. 12 York, Pa.. 20

1,107 Boston

Cochineal, ceroons....

1,521 12 Utica... 24

4,725 Washington 12 Cocoa, bags..

7,719 New-Bedford.. 26 Coffee, pkgs.

445,989 392,210 Rochester 12 Lockport.. 27

397,856 Chillicothe. 12 Schenectady

Cotton, bales.. 28

313,890 300

570 Philadelphia.

Duck, bales...
12 Newburyport...

28
pieces..

11,913 6,953 Savannah.. 12 Norfolk

30
Earthenware, pkgs,

25,604 28,119 Portland 121 Petersburg, Va.. 32

14,314

56,024 Providence. 121

Figs, drums, &c.
New-Orleans..
34

3,162

Gin, pipes. Lynn.

3,255 35 12: Charleston, S.C. New-Haven

47,063
13

40
Hemp, bales..

42,563 Portsmouth....

tons

268

774 Columbia, s. C.. 13 Salem,

42

1,069
Baltimore.
134 Newport, R. I..

Hides, bales..
65
No..

773,104

E66,333 Wheeling.. 134 Natchez.. 85

26,096 37,952 Lowell.. 14

Iron-bar, tons
Poughkeepaie.....
90

46,390
Mobile..
14 Hudson..

pig, tons.. 100

372,910 479,429 New-London.. 14

sheet, &c., bdls.
Carlisle..

180
Indigo, cases...

1,258

1,614 GROWTH OF TOWNS IN THE UNITED STATES.

881

656 Pop, in Pop in Lead, pigs...

268,743 328,264
Years
1800

1850
Molasees, hhds.

63,264 76,263 New-York, with suburbs, had

tierces.

4.916 5,086 an average duplication of

bbls..

31,940

36,633 less than 15 years, say... 14 63,000 650,000

Olive Oil, casks.

747

1,336 Albany doubled once in. . 15 5,349 51,000

boxes and bekts

36,820

19,997 New-Orleans... 12 8,000 125,000

23,414 Pepper, bags..

2,884 Washiogton.......... 13 3,210 40,000

10,950 6,027 Baltimore..

Pimento, bags..
.21
26,614 170,000
Rags, bales..

26,869

24.689 Philadelphia, and suburbs...20 73,000 450,000 Raieins, casks..

1,894 8,938 Boston, and suburbs.. .23 38,000 212,000

bxs and frails.

105,711

148,733 Providence..

.23
7,614
41,500
drums..

960 Richmond..

24 5,537

27,500
Rice, tierces.

28,910

28,859 Worcester

18 2,411 16,000
Rum, puncheuns.

1,183

996 Lancaster..

.40 4,292 12,500
Salt, bushels.

.1,315.407 1,946,579 Charleston.. .45 18,712 43,000

28,021 13,944 Salem .. .50 9,457

hhds..

157,886 Sugur,

133,022 Alexandria. 50 4,196 8.800

tierces

3,380

1,448 Cincinnati..

750 125,000
bbls

34,627 31,379 Pittsburg 9 1,565 83,000

boxes..

163,157 168,033 St. Louis. 91 2.000 80,000

bags

59,890 141,277 The above cities, together.. 17 273,391 2,154,300

Spelter, plates...

54,193 82,618 All but the four western. .20 261,076 1,741,300 Tin-Bauca, &c., slabs.

25,393 13,266 The four western.. 8 12,313 413.000 Plates, boxes..

2-6,152 230,362 The four largest eastern.....15$ 201,000 1,482,000 Tobacco, hhds...

10,603 9,454 NEWSPAPERS, MAGAZINES, &c., PUBLISHED

bales and ceroons. 24,550 15,434 IN U. S -The statistics of the newspaper press form Wines, butts and pipes.

1,064 963 an interesting feature in the returns of the 7th cen. hbds and pipes.

13,631 11,767 sus. It appears that the whole number of newspapers

1 casks...

28,884 37,393 and periodicals in the United States, on the 1st June,

bbls..........

6,607 7,118 1850, amounted to 2,800. Of these 2,494 were fully

boxes..

44,172 53,760 returned, 234 had all the facts excepting circulation W'col, bales....

11,757 37,163 given, and 72 are estimated for California, the terri

EMIGRATION INTO MASSACHUSETTS, 1851,tories, and those that may have been omitted by the

The Superintendent of Alien Passengers for the Assistant Marshal.

From calculations made on the statistics returned, port of Boston, J. B. Munroe, has presented a stateand estimates where they have been omitted, it ap

ment of the foreign emigration, by which we find pears that the aggregate circulation of those 2,800 that the whole number arrived by water in 1850

Wa.....

30,075 papers and periodicals is about 5,000,000, and that ihe entire number of copies printed annually in the The whole number arrived by land in 1850... 10,786 United States amounts to 422.600,000. The following table will show the number of daily, weekly, In 1851, the number by water was...

Total in 1850

40,861

28,319 monthly, and other is ues, with the average circula

In 1851, the number by land was......

..16,654 tion of each class :

No. of copies
Total in 1851..

45,973 No. Circulation printed an'ly. Being an increase of 1851 over 1850, by Dailies..

.5,868 350 750,000 $35,000,000 land, of.. Tri-weeklies..

150

75,000 11,700,000 and a decrease, by water, of.... 756 Semi-weeklies. 125 80,000

5,112 8,320,000 Leaving a total increase of...... Weeklies..

. 2,000 2,875,000 149,500,000 NATIVE AND FOREIGN POPULATION OF MASSACHUSemi-monthlies.. 50 300 000 7,300,000

SETT3.-The population of Massachuselis, in 1850, acMonthlies..

109 900,000 10,800,000 cording to the state census, was 994,665. Ofthis numQuarterlies. 25 20,000 80,000

ber 200,896 were foreigners, about one half of whom

belonged to Boston and to towns within ten miles of 2,800 5,000,000 422,700,000 that cily. The rapid increase of foreigners within 424 papers are issued in the New England states, I the last ten years, and the continual influx to this 876 in the middle states, 716 in the southern states, country from foreign shores, have created fears in and 784 in the western stateg.

many minds for the result of its influence upon the The average circulation of papers in the United country and its institutions, and have also beeo made States, 1,785.

the subject of legislation.

19,000 Saltpetre, bags.

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