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MERCHANTS MAGAZINE

AND

COMMERCIAL REVIEW.

CONDUCTED BY FREEMAN HUNT, A. M.,

KEXBER OF THE NEW YORK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ; CORRESPONDING MEMBER OF THE AXERICAS
AND LONDON STATISTICAL SOCIETIES; MEMBER OF THE NEW YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY ;
HONORARY MEMBER OP THE MERCANTILE LIBRARY ASSOCIATIONS OF NEW
TORK, PHILADELPHIA, BOSTON, BALTIMORE, LOUISVILLE,

CHARLESTON, AND CINCINNATI, ETC.

VOLUME THIRTY-FIVE.

FROM JULY TO DECEMBER, INCLUSIVE, 1866.

New Dork:
PUBLISHED AT 142 FULTON-STREET.

1856.

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ABBOTT BROTHERS, Counselors-at-Law, New York.
SUMNER ALBEE, Esq., of the Suffolk Bar.
DR. A. N. BELL, of New York.
CHARLES H. CARROLL, Esq., of Massachusetts.
Ben. CASSEDAY, Esq., Editor of the “ Louisville Commercial Review."
Otis CLAPP, Esq., of Massachusetts.
Thomas C. CLARKE, Esq., Civil Engineer, of Port Hope, Canada.
WILLIAM H. DE FOREST, Esq., of New York.
E. H. DERBY, Esq., Counselor-at-Law, of Massachusetts.
Francis 0. Dorr, Esq., of the New York Bar.
E. B. Elliott, Esq., of Massachusetts.
Henry M. Flint, Esq., of Chicago, Illinois.
CHARLES W. FREDERICKSON, Broker, of New York.
J. B. GRIBBLE, Esq., of New Orleans, Louisiana.
Enoch HALE, Jr., Esq., of New York.
T. S. LAMBERT, Esq., of New York.
E. L. Magoon, D. D., of New York.
C. F. M Cay, President of South Carolina College.
E. Meriam, Esq., of Brooklyn, New York.
COL. WILLIAM S. Rand, of New York.
A. EVERETT STETSON, M. D., of Massachusetts.
WILLIAM BACON STEVENS, D. D., of Philadelphia.
EMANUEL Weiss, Esq., of New York.
FREEMAN Hunt, Editor and Proprietor.

FROM JULY TO DECEMBER, INCLUSIVE, 1856.

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Absecam, N. J., lighthouse at

618 Banks, the joint-stock, in London.
Activity is not always energy

381

& N. York . 735
Act in relation to limited partnership.... 860) weekly average of New York city,
steerage passengers
451

73, 200, 329, 45, 591, 725
* of Louisiana relating to steamboats..

weekly average of Boston,
to establish quarantine in Louisiana... 229

73, 200, 329, 459, 592, 726
" to regulate insurance coinpanies in Ohio. 224 Bar-iron, improvements in its manufacture.. 637
Advertising, benefit of....

136 Beaver-tail lighthouse, Newport harbor, R. I. 619
African cotton, growth of

625 Beet and pork, prices of, at Liverpool....... 743
Agencies, the commercial

260
" prices of, at New Orleans.

476
Agency--when principal bound by contract Belfast, Ireland, pilotage regulations at.. 751
of agent.

70 Bibles, manufacture of, in Philadelphia.. 882
writing under seal held binding only Book trade in the West, the....

518
on agent

70

the

137, 265, 395, 621, 651, 779
Agricultural products, prices of.

875 Boots and shoes, machine for pegging.. 126
Agriculture, statistics of,

Borneo, postage to...

872
1114, 246, 373, 503, 624, 753 Boston bank dividends, and value of stock.. 603
Alabama, the production of opium in.. 249

banks, weekly averages of,
Algeria, the commerce of.....

849

78, 200, 329, 459, 592, 726
Alum of China, the....

776
bay and harbor, buoys in..

618
Alumina in soapstone.

370
condition of banks out of..

98
Amelia Bar, entrance to Cumberland Sound. 489 dividends on stocks payable in.., 211
America and Europe, shortest route between 118 exports of, for 1855 and 1856.

610
westward science in.....

415
hall of arts.

776
American Aladdin, the.......

261

harbor, red light at the Narrows.. 852
alunninum.

235

merchants, how they enjoy themselves 650
and European marbles.

125
statistics of banks in.

995
cutlery.

769
valuation of property in

784
lake fisheries

220 Bottle, voyage of a-currents of the ocean.. 754
pap'r mon'y, an Englishman's opin- Brazil coffee, prices of

847
ion of..

216 Breadstuffs, American, in Liverpool.... 742
provisi'ns & br’dstuffs in Liverpool 742

importation of, into Sweden..
telescopes in England..

865

iniports of, into the U. Kingdom 349
Anadoli light, Bosphorus...

351 British export and import of silver .... 789
Animals, consumption of domestic, in N. Y. 605 life ins. companies of last 12 years... 622
increase of, in United States.

114

manufactures, Prince Napoleon on... 638
Arequipa, cost and manner of using guano in 117 post-oflice, statistics of the... 683
Arts, Boston hall of...

776

1955-6...
Athens, gulf of, fixed light on Lipso-Kutala.. 106

wreck and salvage act

484
Attorney-General of U. States, decisions of.. 702 Broker, right of, to receive freight-money 60
Australia & Cal., the gold product of, comp'd 121 Brokers, liability of, in negotiation of forged
the gold fields of...

640
notes

737
western, postage to,
.... 246 Brooklyn city railroads

639
Australian colonies, expenditures of G. B. on 210

value of real and personal prop. in. C06
gold, export of

471
Brooms, the manufacture and trade in

236
shippers--charter party

716
Brussels, the free-trade congress at

516
Butlo, grain elevators in
B.

Bullock's blood pressed into cakes for sugar

743
Bacon, prices of, at Liverpool......

870)

refining
Balearic Islands, light on the.
106 Business, canses of failure in

774
Baltimore Board of Trade, the....

613 Business men, hints for merchants and. 2015
Bank note, how to tell a counterfeit... 2155

Butcher, the millionaire, of London.... 239
potes, photographic counterfeiting 781

Butter and cheese, exports & consumption of 505
of France and French coinage

786

prices of, at Liverpool.. 743
Bankers & und'rwrit'rs, Wilkin's dir'ctory for 600

adulterated with fiint-stone

775
charter party deposited with. 197 Buying and selling.

986
Banking, currency, and finance, journal of,

98, 209, 387, 465, 599, 731
in Sonth Australia
98 Calibogne Sound light-yessel...

853
Banks and bankers of Canada

339 California & Australia, the gold product of .. 121
and relief notes of Pennsylvania

209
the gold of, and paper money..

160
in Boston, statistics of
95 Callan's single fluid battery

860
London, dividends of...
468 Canada, banks and bankers of

839
N. York, loans made to brokers by... 471

com'rcial intre'urse of, with France 203
of Charleston, condition of...
601 Canadian mining regulations

649
of Missouri, condition of...
329 Candle manufacture, the improved..

6-1)
of Ohio, condition of,
99 Cape Hancock, lighthouse on

019
of South Carolina, condition of.... 99, 469 Huertas, Alicante, light on..

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