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UNITED STATES CUSTOMS DUTIES.
Folio wins is a list of the existing tariff rates on articles In common use or of extensive importation, with especial reference to suc'h as arc made or dealt in by the leading American trusts. Agricultural implements, 20%. Alcohol, amjl or fusel oil, &c In. Animals, n. s. p., 20%; for
breeding, free; cattle, less
than 1 year old, $2 per head;
value under $14, $3.75 head;
value over $14, 27%%; hogs,
$1.50 head; horses and mules,
value under $150, $30 head;
value over $150, 25%; sheep, 1
year or older, $1.50; under 1
year, 75c head. Apples, green, 25c bu.; dried,
2c lb. Art, works of, such as paintings and statuary, 20%; by
American artists, free.
Bacon and hams, 5c lb. Barley, 30c bu. of 48 lbs.;
malt, 45c bu. of 34 lbs. Barrels, casks, empty, 30%, Baskets. 35% to 60%. Beaded fabrics, not wool, 60%;
wool, 50c lb. and 60%. Beads, not strung, 35%; In
jewelry, 60%. Beans, edible. 45c bu. of 60 lbs. Beef, fresh. 2c lb. Bindings, 45%- to 60%. Birds, free; dressed for ornaments, 50%. Biscuit and crackers, 20%. Blankets. 22c lb. and 30%; value
40c to 50c, 33c lb. and 35%;
value over 50c, 33c lb. and
40%; over 3 yards long. 33c
to 44c lb. and 50% to 55%. Bone, manufactures of, n. s. p.,
80%. Books, pamphlets, 25%; printed
20 years, free. Roots and shoes (leather), 25%. Bottles, glass, ornamented. 0i%; • plain, empty, lc to lMtC, but
not less than 40%. Braids, cotton, linen, rubber,
silk. 60%; grass, straw. 30%. Bronze, manufactures, 45%. Brushes, 40%. Buggies, carriages, 45%. Butter and substitutes for, 6c
lb. Buttons, sleeve and collar, gilt,
Ca moras. 45%.
Canvas, sail, cotton, 35%.
Carbons, for electric lights, 90c per 100; pots, 20%.
Carpets, 2-ply ingrain, 18c square yard and 40%; Brussels. 44c square yard and 40%; Axminster, 60c square yard and 40%: Wilton, ditto: rugs, 5c to 10c square v:ml and 35%, to 40%.
Cement. Portland, hydraulic, 8c per 100 lbs.; India rubber, etc., 20%.
Cheese. 6c lb.
Chemical compounds, n. s. p., 25%.
China, plain, 55%; decorated, 60%.
Chocolate and cocoa, value not over 15c lb.. 2%c lb.; value 15c to 24c, 2V.c lb. and 10%; value 24c to 35c. 5c 11). and 10%; value over 35c. 50%.
Cigars, cigarettes, $4.50 lb. and 25%.
Clocks, n. s. p., 40%.
The abbreviation n. s. p. signifies '"not specially provided for." The amounts given in dollars and cents are siwcifie and the percentages are ad valorem duties:
Gold, manufactures, 45%; jewelry, 60%.
Grass fibers, n. s. p., 45%.
Gutta-percha, manufactures of, n. s. p., 35%.
Hair, human, unmanufactured, 20%; manufactures of, 35%.
Hats, caps, bonnets and hoods, from 35% to 00%, according to material.
flay, $4 per ton.
Hemp, hackled, $40 per ton; not hackled, $20, manufactures, n. s. p., 45%^.
Hides, raw, 15%.
Honey, 20c gal.
Hops, 12c lb.
Horn, manufactures, n. s. p., 30%.
India rubber, manufactures of. n. s. p., 30%; vulcanized,-35%>.
Iron and steel, common sheets, various specific rates, according to value per lb., average 45.43% ad val.; manufactures of, n. s. p., 45%; beams, girders, etc., ^c lb.; hoop, band or scroll, n. s. p., 5-lOc to 8-10c lb.; round iron or steel wire, average 40.22% ad val.; wire nails not less than 1 inch long, etc., ^c lb.; iron or steel tubes, etc., 2c lb. or 35%; cast-iron pipe, 4-10c lb.; rails. 7-20c lb.
Ivory, unmanufactured, free; manufactured, 35%.
Jet, manufactures of, n. s. p., 5i)%.
Jute, manufactures of, n. s. p., 45%.
Knit wearing apparel, 60%.
Knives, pocket, 40% to 20c each and 40%, according to value; other knives, 457c
Lace, articles of. n. s. p., 60%.
Lamps. 45% to 60%.
Lard. 2c lb.
Laths, 25c per 1,000.
Lead, manufactures of, n, 8. p., 45%; in any form, n. s, p., 2VsC lb. ■
Leather, n. s. p., 20%; manutures, n. s. p., 35%.
Linen, manufactures, 45%; clothing. 60%.
Linseed, 25c bu. of 56 lbs.; meal, 20%; oil cake, free; pil, 20c gal. of IV-i lbs.
Liquors, ale, porter and beer, In bottles, 40c gal.; brandy, n. s. p., $2.25 prf. gal.; cordials, whisky, gin, $2.25 prf. pal.; champagne and all sparkling wines, in bottles of 1 pint to 1 quart, $8 doz.