PARAGRAPH 431-TOYS. (One case containing 36 dozen tin sand pails at 1.68 marks (394 cents) a dozen, $14.22. Weight of case, 200 pounds. Measurement, 204 cubic feet.] On the basis of 1912 ocean-freight rates it costs $11.17 to land in New York $14.22 worth of tin sand pails, or 78.5 per cent. (One case containing 12dozen magic lanterns at 7.29 marks ($1.74) a dozen, $21.75. Weight of case, 271 pounds. Measurement, 20 cubic feet.) On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $15.99 to land in New York $21.75 worth of magic lanterns, or 73.6 per cent. Attention is called to the fact that in the present year, 1913, the ocean freight rate is 18.2 per cent higher than given in above illustration. One case containing 64 dozen mechanical trains on tracks at 17.85 marks (84.25) a dozen, $26.92. Total..... 18. 43 68.4 On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $18.43 to land in New York $29.62 worth of mechanical trains with track, or 68.4 per cent. (One case containing 6 dozen steam engines, at 18 marks (84.28) a dozen, $25.68. Weight of case, 260 pounds. Measurement, 31% cubic feet.) Cost of case. $2.82 3.8 $25. 68 2.82 28.50 9.97 38.9 Total...... 17.24 67.2 Oa the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $17.24 to land in New York $25.68 worth of steam engines, or 67.2 per cent. Attention is called to the fact that in the present year, 1913, the ocean freight rate is 18.2 per cent higher than given in above illustration. PARAGRAPH 431-TOYS. (One case containing 18 dozen games of fishpond, at 3.38 marks (80.7 cents) a dozen, $14.53. Weight of case 277 pounds. Measurement, 35 cubic feet.) 16.07 6.62 38.7 Total....... 11.70 80.5 On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it cost $11.70 to land in New York $14.53 worth of games, or 80% per cent. (One case containing 454 dozen Noah's arks with animals, at 1.05 marks (25 cents) a dozen, $11.38. Weight of case, 308 pounds. Measurement, 38 cubic feet.) On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $12.32 to land in New York $11.38 worth of Noah's arks (wood) or 108.3 per cent. Attention is called to the fact that the present year, 1913, the ocean freight rate is 18.2 per cent higher than given in above illustration. (One case containing 60 dozen wooden guns, at 1.59 marks (37.8 cents) a dozen, $22.68. Weight of case, 407 pounds. Measurement, 277 cubic feet.] On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $14.51 to land in New York $22.68 worth of wooden guns, or 63.9 per cent. (One case containing 5 dozen papier-maché roly-poly, at 13.23 marks (83.14%) a dozen, $15.74. Weight of case, 363 pounds. Measurement, 60 cubic feet.) Total....... 15.37 97.7 On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $15.37 to land in New York $15.74 worth of papier-macbe roly-poly, or 97.7 per cent. Attention is called to the fact that in the present year, 1913, the ocean freight rate is 18.2 per cent higher than given in above illustration. PARAGRAPH 431-TOYS. (One case containing 3 dozen plush-covered horses, at 35.28 marks ($8.40) a dozen, $25.20. Weight of case 473 pounds. Measurement, 54 cubic feet.) On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $19.67 to land in New York $25.20 worth of plush-covered horses, or 78 per cent. (One case containing 6 dozen soldier suits, at 11.76 marks ($2.80) a dozen, $16.80. Weight of case, 345 pounds. Measurement, 82, cubic feet.) Value. Per cent. Cost of case. Total....... $16.80 2.83 19. 63 On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $18.12 to land in New York $16.80 worth of soldier suits, 1 box, or 107.8 per cent. [One case containing 24 dozen sailboats, at 3.05 marks (72.6 cents) a dozen, $17.42. Weight of case, 363 pounds. Measurement, 52 cubic feet.) Value. Per cent. Cost of case. $2.03 11.7 8.7 23.3 4.3 $17.42 2.03 19.45 6.81 39.1 Total....... 15.15 87.1 On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $15.15 to land in New York $17.42 worth of sailboats, or 87.1 per cent. (One case containing 36 dozen tin stoves fittings, at 2.93 marks (699 cents) a dozen, $25.11. Weight of case, 429 pounds. Measurement, 624 cubic feet.) Value. Per cent. Cost of case. $3.72 14.8 7.4 19.4 3.8 $25.11 3. 72 28.83 10.09 40.2 Total...... 21. 52 85.6 On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $21.52 to land in New York $25.11 worth of fitted tin stoves, or 85.6 per cent. Attention is called to the fact that in the present year, 1913, the ocean freight rate is 18.2 por cent higher than given in above illustration. PARAGRAPH 431-TOYS. One case containing 86 dozen paper horns, 26 inches long, at 36 marks (8.6 cents) a dozen, $7.50. Weight of case, 242 pounds. Measurement, 46 cubic feet.) On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $10.16 to land in New York $7.40 worth of paper horns 26 inches long, or 137.3 per cent. (One case containing 30 dozen decorated tin tea sets at 2.59 marks (613 cents) a dozen, $18.50. Weight of case, 353 pounds. Measurement, 574 cubic feet.) On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $7.10 to land in New York $18.50 worth of decorated tin tea sets, or 92.4 per cent. 1One case containing 36 dozen drums at 2 marks (47} cents) a dozen, $17.10. Weight of case, 352 pounds. Measurement, 661 cubic feet.) On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $16.84 to land in New York $17.10 worth of toy drums, or 98.4 per cent. (One case containing 62 dozen tin trumpets at 0.92 marks (21.9 cents) a dozen, $13.58. Weight of case, 350 pounds. Measurement, 59 cubic feet.] Cost of case.. $13.58 3.22 16.80 5.88 43.3 Total...... 15.82 116.7 On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $15.82 to land in New York $13.58 worth of toy trumpets, or 116.7 per cent. PARAGRAPH 431-TOYS. One case containing three pieces cabriolets with horses at various marks, a dozen. $11.90. Weight of case, 176 pounds. Measurement, 37; cubic feet.) On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $11.41 to land in New York $11.90 worth of toy cabriolets, or 95.8 per cent. [One case containing 6 dozen plush-covered horses and wagons, at 14.70 marks ($3.50) a dozen, $21.] On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $17.65 to land in New York $21 worth of plush-covered horses and wagons, or 84.1 per cent. (One case containing 303 dozen toy furniture sets at 2.45 marks (584 cents) a dozen, $17.85. Weight of case, 317 pounds. Measurement, 524 cubic feet.) Cost of case. 44.5 6.7 23.0 4.5 .80 $17.85 2. 59 20.44 7.15 40.0 Total... 15. 82 88.6 On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $15.82 to land in New York $17.85 worth of toy furniture sets, or 88.6 per cent. (One case containing 17 dozen fur-covered dogs, at 3.53 marks (84 cents) a dozen, $14.28. Weight of case, 334 pounds. Measurement, 534 cubic feet.) Value. Per cent. Cost of case. $3.12 1.44 21.8 $14.28 3.12 17.40 6.09 42.7 Total....... 15.51 108.5 On the basis of 1912 ocean freight rates it costs $15.51 to land in New York $14.28 worth of fur-covered dogs, or 108.5 per cent. Attention is called to the fact that in the present year, 1913, the ocean freight rate is 182 per cent higher than given in above illustration. |