Imágenes de páginas
PDF
EPUB

..

[ocr errors]

118

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

310, 412, 686

Canadian canals, tolls and tonnage of....... 636

treaty betw'n V. S. & Costa Rica 118

Canadas, population of ....................

education .................... 204

Capital and labor, law of progress in relation

cities, mortality of .............

to.......

........... 51,

directories..............

262

Capital and labor.

......... 174 Common carriers--bill of lading ...........

6 and dividends of N. Y.city banks... 737 Competition in trade, &c ..................

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

goods, &c...............................

............... 196 Consols, British, and national debt.........

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

647
Ceylon, statistics of Commerce of........... 111 1 “ system, suggestions on ...........

519
Charleston, leading exports of.............. 618 Contract, action for breach of............

chronicles of Commerce of...... 395 Copper mining of Lake Superior...........
Checks, post-dated .......... ........... 67 Coral bank in channel off Batavia ..........
Cheese trade of U.S...................... 108 Cost of legislation in Massachusetts......... 100
Chili, Commerce and resources of........... " 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........
steamboat navigation of ........ 635 Cotton, export from Savannah of .......... 619
trade and Commerce in 1852 of.. 556 1 planters should become cotton spin's. 131
business feature of.............. 266 1 6 decision in relation to value ........ 588
the butter trade of.....

724 act of Alabama regulating sale of.... 124

the pork trade of......

726 Credit obtained for goods by fraud ......... 205

Cinnamon of Commerce................... 265 Cumberland Coal and Iron Company ....... 389

Clinton, Mass., its manufactures, &c........ 639 Curiosities of glass making ................ 645

Clocks, self-winding, or perpetual........... 138 Currency of Ireland, laws of the........... 608

Cloves of Commerce, the......

649 46 journal of... 87, 215, 344, 473, 601, 737

Coal land, value of an acre...

the small note.....

..... 102

* trade of Pennsylvania ..........

our metallic......

... 174

4 early discov

Currents of the ocean.....

..... 630

6 traffic of railroads...........

379

D.

66 table of freight on Lackawanna.

Damages for injuries received by rail'd cars.
4 for sea steamers .....

Danube, statistics of Commerce of ........

Coffee, and the coffee trade................

66 Commerce of the.............

6 statistics of trade in ...........

Debt and finances of New Orleans.......... 344

6 production and consumption of

66 of Great Britain from 1822 to 1852..... 604

Coins, adulteration in Paris of.............. 104 " and revenue of Pennsylvania ......... 606

6 origin of ............................

Debts and finances of the States of the Union 659

Coinage of the U.S........................ Demand for money........................ 103
Collision, abandonment--salvage........... Deposits in sub-treasuries.................. 603
* suit for .................

Detention of vessels at Hampton Roads .... 746
4 libel for....

........... 589 Directions for sailing into and out of Harbor

Collins and Cunard steamers, statistics of 242, 376

trace................................... 746

Combs, manufacture of................... 390 Divine use of Commerce .....

Commerce of the Danube.................. 289 Draft, action relating to acceptance of a ....

and commercial biography...... 570 Dubuque, business in 1851 of .

of ports in the U.S., comparative Dunning, politeness in ........

of France in 1851............... Duties on casks and barrels.

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. 8. compared .. 105 Emigration from the United Kingdom...... 763

of the Black Sea................ 28 Empire on the Pacific...................... 276

of the New York canals ........ 112 England, iron trade of......................

influence of law upon .......... 148

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.....

........... 510

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

... 510

.. 501

.. 121

[ocr errors]

.. 266

225

[ocr errors]

Factor, duties of, over goods consigned ..... 197 Hamilton, Eaton, and Richmond Railroad .. 117
Fatality of inland routes................... Harbor Grace, directions for sailing into and
Finance, journal of.... 87, 215, 344, 473, 601, 737 out of....

................................. 746

Finances and debt of New Orleans......... Hardware merchant, the economical........ 523

6 of the Roman States.....

612 Hayti, new commercial law of ............

4 of Connecticut.........

Hawaiian Islands and U.S................

Fire annihilator, the..........

454 | Hides, imports of, into New York........ 231

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

6 statistics of cod.............

..... 106

High Light, South Foreland......... .. 746

Fisheries, mackerel, of Mass ............

Holland, Commerce of, in 1852. .... .. 363

46 of the British prov'e of Nova Scoti

361 Hooper's Straits.. .......

.. 363

Florence and Keyport plank road .......... 754

Hungary, population of............

.. 130

France, Commerce of in 1852 .............. 359

population of......................

& Sardinia, comm’al treaty between

Minois, banks of...........

u book trade of............ ....... 651

" railroads in....................... 632

mints of.......

16 banken

banks under general banking la of 742

4 Commerce of, in 1851 ......... 531 India, American trade in .................. 770

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

|Indiana, sale of Central Railroad bonds of.. 101

French rose trade ........

394 " railroads in...................... 631

Florida, southern coast of...

.. 126

free banking law of .............. 224

Flour trade of Rochester.............. 362 Indorsers-promissory notes............ 79,

9, 591
" identity of........................

· 102

Industrial progress of Georgia.............. 751

Influence of Commerce upon law..........

· 148

999

Galena, exports and imports of ............

“ of railroads on agriculture.......

. 759

4 and Chicago Union Railroad........ Insurance companies, liabilty of......... . 461

Georgia, a profitable railroad in ........... . 116 " interest ............

. 67

* industrial progress of.............

the regulation of life ...

. 541

German castoms union, revenue of.........

fire, action on a policy of ......... 456

6

Glass, manufacture of ......... 383,511, 639, 749

decision relating to .............. 585

4 American Bohemian ......

| Interest, the law of computation of ........ 169

Gold mine, (Dorne's,) in South Carolina .... Invention for negro clothing ............. 768

6 of increasing supplies of .............. Ireland, raising money by pawnbroking in.. 349

4 production of, from 1492 to 1852 ....... “ laws of the currency of ............
4 discovery of, at Queen Charlotte's Is... 134 " the trade and revenue of ..........
* mines in Van Dieman's Land.......... 135 Iron, imports of, into New York............
* mines of Australia....................

early manufacture of in Pennsylvania..
* mining in California .................. “ trade of England......
production of, at Sydney & Melbourne. 481

1 6 strength of........

entire product of California............ 473

consumption of, in arts & manufactures. 351

Journal of Mining and Manufactures........ 131

to dost shipped at San Francisco......... 601

252, 382, 511, 639, 747
4 assay office for Australian............. 611Journal of Mercantile Law ............... 67

5 mining operations in California........ 445

196, 329, 456, 585, 710

s diggings, the Australian............... 389

K.

56 will it depreciate ..................... 352 Kentucky, act relating to weights & measures 240

56 received at Panama on English account 101 Key West as a depot for California steamers. 761

4 entire product of, in 1846 and 1850..... 473

“ first discovery of, in Australia......... 388 | Lake ports, the two.........

438

and silver, statistics of......

216 Lake Superior, copper mining of......... 131

* and silver in the Bank of England..... 742 66 cost of mining at ..........

.. 132

4 mining in California, items of ......... 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... Latitude of astronomical stations .......... 232

Great Britain, shipments of brandy from Law, influence of Commerce upon......... 148

Charente to ............................. 730

730 for computation of interest...........

Great Britain, railroad accidents in......... 381 66 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............ Leather, Liquid ............................

[ocr errors]

382

........

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

:
:

:
:

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

Liability of railway company............... 67 | Metallic currency, our......

.. 174

Liabilities of railroad company ............ 75 Method of putting up produce for market... 733

" of husbands for debts of wives... 80 Michigan Central Railroad.................. 241

Life insurance, the regulation of............ 541 | Millionaires, how to become................
Light vessels as a guide to mariners ........ Mining company, North-West copper....... 134
6 at the entrance of Christiana Fiord....

cost of, in Cornwall & Lake Superior 132
5 fixed, in the Straits of Sunda......... " and manufactures, Journal of....... 132
" on Cape Willoughby................

253, 382, 511, 639, 747

“ on south point of Barbadoes.......... 126 Mint of U.S., 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 ......

629 Missouri, railroads in...................... 632

on Bull's Island .....

Money, raising, by pawnbroking............ 349

Locomotive, the first American............

" demand for..........

250

Locomotives, statistics of................

€ getting ........

- 433

London press, statistics of ............ 130 “ the philosophy of ............
46 bookselling system...........

6 arithmetical accumulation of... 613
4 · foreign trade of ............ 363 Moral view of railroads....

577
Longitude, difference of, at Savannah 128 Montevideo, vessels touching at........ 505
Louisiana and Frankfort Railroad..... 635 Montreal, population of, in 1852.........
6 Bank loans......................

.. 356

66 ship building in ................

... 735

Lowell, taxes of corporations in........... Nautical intelligence.. 125, 232, 363, 504, 629, 744

Lumber, manufacture in North-West of.....

4 almanac, the American............ 744

5 trade of Savannah................ 619 Naval dry-docks of U.S .......... 187, 523, 766

Navigation of U.S. and U. K. compared.... Ill

Mackerel fisheries of Massachusetts ........ New York, import of hides into... ........

banks of city of................

Maillefert's blasting of rocks under water....

leading exports of...............

" method of blasting rocks........

banks of State of...............

Maine law concerning railroads......

canals, Commerce of............ 112

" act of, relating to liabilities of husb's.

imports of iron into............. 107

survey of lumber in ...............

historical sketch of. 158, 310, 412, 686

condition of banks of.....

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

progress of population in city... 310
66
6 telegraph lines....... 464

act of State relating to Ins. Cos.. 240

Manufacture of thermometers at N. Lebanon 643

piers and docks in.............. 450

“ 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....... 233

Mariners, light vessels as a guide to......... 125

debt, &c., of.................. 344

Maryland, small note law of................ 612

value of produce received at..

4 pilotage law of...................

Commerce of, in 1852.......... 420

Massachusetts, statistics of cod fishery of.... 105

statistics of trade, &c., of... .. 489
rich men in................. 104

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

seven railroads of. 756

rec'ls of prod'e by new can'l at 730

Memphis, (Tenn.,) tariff of trade........... New Jersey, decision on usury law of....... 592

Merchant, Mohammedan's idea of a Christ'o. 266 New Brunswick tariff of duties............. 629

Merchant's clerk, the prompt.....

revenue of................. 605

" advice, an old .................. 391 | North America, first mining operations in .. 747
Merchants, hints to........................ 649 | North-West copper mining company........ 134
% commission ........

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

marine of the world ............ 620 Xo antagonism between capital and labor... 770
miscellanies 136, 262, 391,519, 617, 766 | Nova Scotia, complete census of............ 374
biography-Jimsetjee Jeejeebhoy 694

fisheries of.................... 361

library......

........ 767

manufactures, statistics of...... 383

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

0

438

115

[ocr errors]

Railroad company for loes of check by pas.

Oats, act of Maine regulating sale of ........

senger......................... 75

Obtaining goods under false pretences......

cars, dam's for injuries received in, 78

Ocean steamers, statistics of........... 242,

engineer, a philosophical......... 115

"

act of U.S. concerning.....

routes, the two...................

Ocean, currents of.........................

Galena and Chicago ..............

postage............................

statistics. ... 112, 241, 376, 506, 631, 754

Ohio, tax law of...........................

rates of freight on the Virginia and

railroads in .........................

Tennessee...................... 758

* act of, to prevent fraud in trade.......

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

P.

Boston and Maine, cost and expen-

Pacific, our empire on the....

............ 276

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

............. 757

Panama, gold received at.................

Boston and Lowell, receipts and
Partnership liability, action relating to...... 460

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

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...........
Pennsylvania, constitutionality of pilotage

Maine, concerning ...........

law of..... ............. 68

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.

Receipts and expenditures of U. S.......... 740
debt and revenue of......... Reduction of export duty at Turk's Island.. 736

north branch loan ........... Regulation of life insurance, etc............
Philadelphia, capital & divid's of banks io..

Revenue law, decision on................

.. 503
Piers and docks in the North River..........

of New Brunswick............... 605

Pilotage law of Maryland..................

“ of United Kingdom in 30 years ... 224

constitutionality of Penn......

Revenues of German Customs Union ...... 97
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......... Rocks, blasting of, under water without dril-

of France...................... 129

ing .................................... 320

u statistics of.... 128, 373, 517, 637,

4 sources of, in U. S...............

of the Canadas............

Salaries of foreign ministers................ 351

and territory of the Austrian emp. 764 San Francisco, seaman's wages at........... 127

Port Patrick harbor light................... 630

statistics of Commerce of.... 493

Post-office, U. 8., statistics of............... 94

gold dust shipped from ...... 601

Postage, rates of the United States, &c...... 499

prices of merchandise in..... 494

Precious metals, statistics, &c., of........... 216

progress of population in.... 518

4 production of, from 1492 to '52 91

shipments of gold dust from. 743

" in the world.. 738 Saturday night, the banker's...............

Prizes for commercial articles.. ............ 648 Savaonab, exports of rice from.............

Production and consumption of cotton...... 721 66 lumber trade.......

... 619

Progress of population in San Francisco.....

longitude at...................

... 128

u of the British penny postage system Sea, Commerce of the Black......

4 of British cotton manufactories ... 753 Seamen, of relief of disabled........... 121
Promissory notes-indorsers............... Seamen's wages at San Francisco...........

note indorsed in blank.......... | Ship-hypothecation.......................

Protection os, Free Trade ................ Shipment of brandy from Charente to Great

Q.

Britain..........

730

Quebec, lumber trade of..

Signals for ships ordered by Sweden........ 732

R.

Sicily Commerce in.........

Railroad, statistics of Boston and Worcester. 252 Silver coin, scarcity in Europe of..........

system of the West

6 and gold, statistics of..............

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..

..............

[ocr errors]

..... 223

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

66 production of indigo in..... 754 gress of.....
South Foreland high light....

United States, deaf, dumb, blind, &c., of ... 128
Southern coast of Florida....

.. 126

and U. King'm, navigation of. 111

Spain, American trade with........ .. 495

post-office statistics of........ 94

4 smuggling in.....

.. 137

and the Hawaiian Islands.... 121

« railroads in.........

.. 381

foreign Commerce of ports in 105

Spanish commercial regulations.........

Treasury circulars.. 121, 234,

Statistics of British American vessels.......

239, 371, 496,

46 commercial., 105, 226, 359, 489, 613,

coinage of the .............. 65

" of population.... 128, 373, 517, 637,

treasury notes outstanding... 351

4 of Massachusetts railroads ........ 757

& Costa Rica, treaty between. 118

Steamboat navigation of Cincinnati.........

Commerce of ports compared 230

statistics .. 112, 241, 376, 506, 631,

cheese trade of.............. 108

passenger, landing a ........ .. 138

law relating to ocean steamers 509

propellers.......

.. 510

naval dry docks of .......... 187

Stettin and Swiepemunde............ .. 127

treasury statement ...... 603, 741
Stock fluctuations in Boston Market:... 479

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

sources of population of..... 517

Stowage of cargoes, regulations for.........

..502

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 checki

receipts and expenditures of.

bills ...............................

340, 740

Sugar, production of, in the world.......... 620

production of sheep & wool in 227

u imports from British possessions of...

& Cuba, navigation between. 238

and the sugar trade......

.. 671

population & representation or 373

Sweden, Commerce of.......

. 109

agriculture & manuf. of the. 226

“ signals for ships ordered by........

.. 732

treasury notes............... 487

receipts of government of.... 480

T.

breadstuffs exported from.... 620

Talleyrand and the banker..........

agricultural statistics of..... 728

Tanneries, statistical account of, in U.S....

& Prussia, postal treaty betw'n 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 " at Calcutta........ ...

foreign minister can sue and be sued in the 710

of taxes on trade at Mempbis.........

United Kingdom, revenue of, in thirty years 294
Tax law of Ohio ......................

her trade in manufactures. 647

. 483

“ or duty on foreign coal................

statistics of debtof........ 604

Texel, beacons, &c., at mouth of............ • 504

imports of breadstuffs into 230

Theory of storms, questions relating to.....

passengers' act of the..... 736

Thermometer manufacture of the Kendalls). 643

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

Use of Commerce.........................

• 110

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.... 510
on the New York canals, rates of ...... 506 Vessels, lights carried by sea-going .........
4 trade, and tonnage of canals........... • 115 Virginia, agricultural productions of........ 228
Trade, romance of........................

i condition of North-Western Bank of 348
394

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

. 729

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'd. 744

Treaty between U.S. and Costa Rica.......

. 118 Western Railroad, statistics of ..... ... 379

Guatemala.....

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

Whale, electricity applied to capture of .... 127
* France and Sardinia....... • 122

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

Wharfingers at New Orleans................ 233

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

Whaling voyage, decision relating to ....... 586

Wool and sheep, production of, in U.S.....

Tunnel, the largest in the world.............

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

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

504

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
« AnteriorContinuar »