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California gold, production of...

513 Commercial cen'ers, interior....

enterprising woman in

777

treaty between Austria & Sardi'a 492

Candles, manufacture of....

773

Statistics.. 75, 242, 357, 479, 619, 742

Canada, trade between United States and.... 494 Common carriers, law case....

454, 714

Canal business at Toledo.......

113

liabilities of..............

592

Canal Statistics ...... 108, 249, 379, 497, 636, 751 Consignee of goods, decision relating to..... 337
Canals of Ohio, statistics of....

249 Consumption of cotton in all countries...... 642
and other public works of.

502 Conflagrations, of arresting in cities......... 709

of New York, rates of toll on..... 500 Corporations, lia'ty of rail'd, for per'l injuries 68

and railroads of Pensylvania

636 Corn trade of England for 154 years

247

Capital and labor, law of progress in rela'n to 31 | Cotton, false-packed.....

647

448, 578

facts in its history and manufacture.. 386

Capital ? do banks increase loanable ....... 702

Dean, of Texas...

644
Carysfort Reef Light-House...... 371, 496

in manufac'g countries, consump'n of 642

Census, statistics of United States

124

culture of, in Turkey...

156

Charleston, receipts of coffee at.

76

prices in Liverpool of..

361

Charts, Maury's sailing, &c

239

from straw, production of..

646

Chicago, mortality of

515

growing in Natal......

266

its trade and growth in 1851. 424

goods, statistics of manufac'e in U.S. 120

progress of population in..

516

flax

116

manufactures of.....

509

and American trades.

83

taxes and property of ..
736 Cuban products, exports of........

242

Cincinnati, prices of pork at, in 1851-52... 486 | Cuba, Commerce of.....

79

Cities and towns of U. S., population of.. 633 Curacoa, light-house on island of..... 496

Circle, quadrature of the....

706 Curious commercial custom.....

649

Cliff Copper Mine of Lake Superior. 643 Currency, national...

616

Cloth measuring machine....

118

Journal of 88, 217, 346, 465, 600, 727

Coal trade of United States

245

a national, real estate its basis

of Philadelphia...

244

gold and silver.....

326

Pennsylvania, in 1852.

770

proposed alteration in..

600

Coal, Cannel, of Kenawha Valley.

512
in Maine, early

355

mines in South America...

255

English and American.

681

productions of Ohio......

511 Custom regulations of Shangbai..

237

" anthracite, its consumption, &C........ 394

“ Credit is money

Coasting trade, American

84 Creditors, assignments & aseets for benefit of, 591

Coffee, exports of, from Rio de Janeiro......

76 Creditors--mortgage

719

Coins in the U. S. Mint, ancient...... 94 Croton Aqueduct, finances of..

478
price of silver, in N. York & London. 603

Coinage of New Orleans Mint...

353

D.

of mint at Dahlonega.

352

Copper mines, Lake Superior

645 | Dahlonega, coinage of mint at...

352

Commerce vs, national defense
519 Dayton, Ohio, commercial sketch of

572
in the north-west.
266 Deaths in U. 3., statistics of

391

of St. Thomas..

563 Debt, public of Ohio..

465

of Albany....

365

&c., of St. Louis..

612

of France in 1850.

276

of Maryland, funded

354

of Tampico......

487

and finances of Michigan..

effects of war on

134

of Georgia, State

89

of St. Louis, review of, in 1851.. 306 of United States .....

233

of Belfast, Ireland ..

369 of Kentucky..

88

and navigation of U. S. in '51 619-626 of city of New York..

477

of New South Wales............

81

Debtor and creditor, laws of Wisconsin...

328

of western towns compared..... 485 Delving, diving, digging, &c....

392

of Baltimore in 1851, review of.. 172 Detroit, banks of....

608

Commercial Cities and Towns of the U.S.... 52 Diseases propagated by bank notes

471

172, 306, 572 Dividends of Boston banks.......

613

Regulations 99, 237, 373, 489,627, 762 Dolphin Rock in Java Sea

496

enterprise, successful........... 393 Dovor Harbor, tidal signals at

471

progress of Americans.

136 Dragonera, light-house on Island of

631

Chronicle aud Review.

69 Drugs, dyes, &c., used in manufactures 507

209, 340, 459, 592, 721 Dutch Commerce in 1850.....

87

agencies, London Times on..... 650 Duties, action to recover excess of...

60

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Illinois, free banking law of...

479

Factories, wages of labor in......

384

catechism of bank law of

96

Fearless seat of an American whaleman..... 334 Imports, (see different countries, ports, &c.)

Finance, Journal of.... 88, 217, 346, 465, 600, 727 India rubber, uses of....

118

Finances of United States....

355 Indiana, condition of State bank ol..... 347

of Massachusetts....
222 Industry, sounds of......

137

of Kentucky...

88 Indorser, against maker of note..

592

of United Kingdom

688 Influence of railroads..

506

Financial statistics of Louisiana ............ 614 lusurance, life...

196

Fisheries of the United States.. 20, 159, 287, 416

fire, in Germany

347

Florida reef, light-house at...

371

dividends, &c., of Boston.

Flax, culture of...

115

actions on policies of.

712

Flax cotton.......

116

anecdote of...

778

France, imports of, in 1851...

485 Inventions, advantages of modern..

615

Commerce of, in 1850

276

Ireland, manufacture of sugar in............ 116

Fraud of druggists....

522

cultivation of flax in.......

117

Freedom of trade and union of interests .... 659 Iron, statistics of manufacture of, in U. S.... 122

French manufactures and artisans..

772

46 Mountain of Lake Superior...,

387

Fur trade of Hudson Bay Co.......

78

u English and American...

108

“ import, production, &c., of.

245

G.

6 song of....

260

Gas, method of manufacturing.

769

* wrouybt, manufacture in U.S. of...... 385

Gayler's salamander safe...

256 5 trade, increase of British..

778

Ginger of Commerce,

778

Gold, the prospective of..

90

hoarding of........

92

James River Canal, tolls on......

503

coins, ingenious fraud in..

476

import and export of...

479

dust shipped from San Francisco...... 472

Kenawha Valley Coal.....

212

production of California..

513

Kentucky, debt and finances of..

88

new process of washing.

513

Key West, vessels wrecked at..

495

mines in Virginia......

512

commercial account of..

52

coinage of U. S., Director on.

617

value of, in London...

732

Georgia, State debt of........

89

Law, Decisions in Mercantile

manufactures of.....

257

199, 337, 554, 588, 712

Germany, fire insurance in

347

Leather, artificial...

393

Great Britain, revenue of...

728

Leghorn, regulation at port of

496

Guiana, British, population...

516

Life Insurance, Collins on.......

196

Ligbt-houses........ 241, 371, 496, 631, 761

H.

improvements in

372

Hamburg, curious custom of....

649 | Liquors produced in United States in 1850... 484

Hare, Dr., on law of storms....

190 Liverpool, population and Commerce of..... 635

High tide, new mode of determnining........ 372

prices in 1851, of cution at ...... 361
History and statistics of fisheries of U.S 20 Llobregat, light-house at.....

632

159, 287, 416 Loans, public, of Pennsylvania..

351

Hoarding Gold ...

92 | Locomotive establishment in Virginia . 117

Hogs packed in the Western States

483

light, engines on railroads...... 383

Holy head new harbor works..

497 London and Westminster Bank

349

60

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Louisiana, commercial cases in S. Court of.. 66 1

N.

financial statistics of ............ 614

Natal, cotton growing in

266

act of, relating to notes........... 458 National currency-confidence its basis

616

debt of State of ...

618

real estate its basis...... 299

exemption law of..

718

Nautical Intelligence . 104, 239, 371, 495, 631, 760

NI.

Navigation, free, of River Parana..

147

Machine for weaving bags..
773 New York tobacco statement..

24+

Mackerel fishery of Massachusetts..

370

stock market, prices in....

228

Magnetic needle, variation of.

104

imports at....... 73, 212, 344, 357, 370

Mahon, &c., light-house at port..... 631

incorporated banks of..

469

Mail transportation, receipts and expenses of 232

bank notes, redemption of..

Maine, early currency of......

355

city, debt of........

477

Malt trade of United Kingdom

775

statistics of banking in..... 466

Manchester, industrial statistics of .......... 117

canals, tolls on the...

500

Manufacture of potash, improvement in..... 514

southern, &c., routes for produce to 80

Manufacturing establishments in V. States .. 386

receipts of coffee at..

76

Manufactures, progress of British........... 119

Mercantile Library Association of.. 774

in Georgia.....

257

condition of banks in city of ...... 736

of U.S., statistics of..

119

condition of banks of ............. 736

Jour, of 114, 255, 384, 507,642, 769 New Orleans, condition of banks of 223, 474, 735

drugs and dyes used in....... 507

coinage of mint at ....

353

Maryland, property and taxes of.....

350

receipts of coffee at...... 76

funded debts of....

354 New Hampshire, banks of.......

609

Massachusetts, oil consumed on railroads of. 641 New Jersey banks, stock securities of.

618

loss of life on railroads of.... 505 Newspapers, importation of free.

494

operations of railroads of.... 497 Nicaragua, population of.

634

mackerel fishery ........ 370

statistics of occupations in ..

388

0.

savings banks of...

233

Observatories, astronomical, of U, S... 532

finances of......

222

Ocean steamship lines, increase of.... 112

statistics of banks of..... 220, 720

steamers, postage by

501

progress of population in.... 516

steamships, passages of..

379

Maury's sailing directions and charts........

239

Occupations of population of Massachusetts 388

Mercbant vessels, British law of

373

Ohio, coal productions of......

sketch of a Bremen.............. 132

511

public debt of ..

465

service, discipline of ............. 517

canals and other works of....

502

peddler, or buying cheap......... 649

and Pennsylvania railroud tolls.. 503

Merchants' Magazine, those who write for... 266

condition of banks of......

maxims for.....

224

135

statistics of canals of,

249

clerk and plowboy

648

River, first steamboat on the.

250

right of, to have invoice prices .. 60

production of wines in...

778

energetic.....

522

constitutionality of subscriptions to rail.

proverbs for...

650

roads in

719

Merchandise, transportation of....

490

Mercantile beneficial society...

521
Onondaga and Turk's Island salt.

514
Library Association of St. Louis . 261 Opdyke's political economy.....

184
of Cincinnati, 521 Opium, consumption of in England.

777
Oxalate of potash, manufacture of.......... 514

of New York 774

Library Company of Philadelphia 261

Law, Journal of...

60

P.

199, 337, 454, 588, 712 Pacific, rocks and shoals in the

106

Miscellanies. 131, 261, 392,517, 646, 774 Paper money, inconvertable

44, 217

life, success in

137 Parana, free navigation of river.

147

Michigan, debt and finances of..

353 Partnership, decisions in law of..

456

Mine, a valuable plumbago...

259 Partnership-promissory note

713

Mining, Journal of ....114, 255, 384, 507, 642, 709 Passenger law, vessels libelled for violation of 394

Mint, United States.......

234 Passengers, British law regulating carriage of 373

Mints, business at the United States
465 Pearls, manufacture of glass....

118
Mobile, receipts of coffee at
76 Penmanship taught by example..

522
Money of account: its nature & functions 404, 550 Pennsylvania, ball pilotage law of.

99
of paper, or inconvertible pa'r m'ey 44, 217

public works of......
Mortality of Chicago......

515

taxation, prop'ty, &c., of in '51 346

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Pennsylvania, capals and railroads of.. 636 | Railroads, what they accomplish..

110
condition of banks of... 603 Railway car, a poem....

497
public loans of

351 Rhode Island, imprisonment for debt in..... 94
public debt of..

352

banks and savings banks of.... 733

population of..

346 Rio de Janeiro, exports of coffee from...... 76

bonds issued by..

Commerce & navigation of, 481

coal trade in 1852 ..

770 Rocks in the Pacific.....

106

Penny postage system in England

138 Rothscbild in trouble..

92

Phenix Cumberland Coal Company

774 Russia, railway traveling in

255

Philadelphia Beneficial Society.

521

statistics of trade of.

85

and Reading Railroad........ 251

S.

Wilmington, & Baltim'e Rail'd. 252

Sable Island, concerning...

632

coal trade of

244

Salt trade of England....

Mercantile Library Co. of ..... 261

Salt, Onondaga and Turk's Island........... 514

receipts of coffee at........... 76

San Francisco, population of .........

Philosophy of advertising

269

gold dust shipped from...... 472

Phillips' patent annihilator.

135

rates of commission at....... 489

Plumbago mine, valuable.....

259

Sandwich Islands, treaty with...

238

Point Pinos, magnetic variations at

493

taxes in.......

231

Political economy, Opdyke's.....

184

Serdinia and Austria, treaty between. 492

Population, progress of United States in .... 443

76

Population, statistics of ... 124, 388, 515, 633, 766 Savannah, receipts of coffee at..

733

of each State & Territory of U. S. 129 Savings banks of Rhode Island

of Massachusetts....

731

of cities and towns in U. States.. 633

Schuylkill Navigation Company..

254

Pork trade of the west.......

486

Scotland, manufacture of spirits in.

711

Port dues of Spain......

630

Securities of New Jersey banks

618

Ports of England, leading commercial

394

Shangbai, port regulations of....

631

Postage to Buenos Ayres reduced...

custoins regulations of..

237

cheap ocean.....

648

Ship-master, a lady...

659

by ocean steamers ...

501

Ships, patent ventilator for...

239

rates of, in United States..

100

Shipping merchants, decision relating to

Price of whisky in Baltimore in 1851

248

Shoe manufacture, depression of.....

773

6 of wheat, effect on crime of...

83

Silk, cultivation of.....

507

Profits of mining in England.

6-16

manufacture

769

Productions of Cuba.....

242

Silver coins, price of........

603

Promissory note, informality in a...

458

import and export of

479

note, action on a...

716

mine, discovery in Mexico....... 513

potes, concerning pledges of.. 458

South Carolina, exemption law of...

338

Protection on paper in Spain...

521

condition of banks of....... 475

vs. free trade ......

31

South America, coal mines in

255

Proverbs for merchants

650

steamers from Liverpool to. 113

South Wales, Commerce of....

81

Quadrature of the circle....

706 Sock seller of New Orleans

776

Quartz mining in California...

771

Spain, reduction of tonnage dues of

493

R.

navigation and port dues of..

630

Railroad progress in Virginia.......

505

effect of protection in.....

521

speed forty miles an hour

641 Spanish duty on foreign vessels.

630

in Africa.....

114 Specie, import and export of..

82

Philadelphia and Reading.

251 Spirits, manufacture of in Scotland

771

cars withont dust...
109 St. Louis, debt and finances of....

612

tramc in United Kingdom

Mercantile Association of ........ 261

Statistics.... 108, 249, 379, 497, 636, 751

trade and Commerce of in 1851... 306

Philadel'a, Wilmington & Balti'ore. 252 St. Thomas, Commerce of......

563

traveling in Russia.....

235 Steam maripe of United States

382

Railroads of Mass., oil consumed on......... 641 Statistics of the Great Exhibition...

513

influence of....

506 Steamboat Statistics.. 108, 249, 379, 497, 636, 751

loss of life on Massachusetts...... 505

first, on the Ohio River.......... 250
liability of as common carriers.... 592 Steamboats, British regulations for....

..... 641
of United States, statistics of...... 250 Steamships, passages of British & American 379
progress in United States of

638
increase of lines of ocean......

112

American and English....... 110 Steel pen making at Birmingham....

643

of Mass., operations of the........ 497 heat for tempering.....

772

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Stock market of Baltimore in 1851.

229 United States, cultivation of willow in ...... 114

610
Exchange, prices at Boston

import, &c. of merchandise r'm

Stocks, prices in N. York of leading, in 1851. 228

1821 to 1851

369

fluctuations of.

727

coinage of mint of ........... 465

Storms, Dr. Dare on law of..

190

steam marine of....... 392

265

Success in life..

statistics of sugar trade of .... 360
in mercantile life..

137

trade between Canada and.... 494

Sugar from cane.......

138

treasury notes outstanding.... 475

manufacture of beet-root

116

in 1790.

443

T.

Treasury circular........ 490

487

astronomical observatories of. 532

Tampico, Commerce of

238

Tare on sugar hogsheads.

Mint, letter of Director of.... 617

493

Tariff, the new Austrian....

three-cent coins of ........... 603

350

Taxes and property of Maryland

progress of railroads in....... 638

in the Sandwich Islands

231

manufacturing establishm'ts of 386

612

of each county of California....

com’rcial cities of. 52, 172, 306, 572

308

Tea trade, British, from 1833.......

fisheries of the..., 20, 159, 287, 416

89

Tennessee, debt and tinances of....

Com. & Nav, of, in 1851.. 619-625

614

Texas, the Dean cotton of....

imp'ts & ex'ts of, I'm ’20 to '51. 81

371

Tidal signals at Dovor Harbor..

population of cities, &c., of... 633

Tiger Island, rocks near........

495

statistics of press of ..........

87

Timber trade of Bangor....

246

imports of coffee into

76

Trade of the American lakes...

78

import and export of specie.. 82

of England from 1816 to 1850.

88

and states of British N. A..... 659
&c., of Dayton, Ohio .....
572 United Kingdom, einigration of

517

of Chicago in 1851...

424

foreign & coasting trade of. 480

the American coasting.

84

trade with foreign countries 48!

of the United Kingdom

688

railway traffic in..

955

Treasurer's statement, U.S..... 93, 356, 476, 615

finances and trade of...... 688
Treaty, commercial, betw'n Austria & Sard'a. 492 Usury law decision

.590, 592
Tricks of trade ......

136
Tobacco, Baltimore, inspections of, in....... 183

Variation of the magnetic needle..

104

trade of Baltimore, statistics of.... 358

Ventilation for ships, patent...

259

statistics of New York, trade...... 244

Vermont, banking law of

95

113

Toledo, canal business at.....

Vessels arrived at Baltimore in 1851.

248
Tonpage of U. S. from 1821 to 1851..

247
wrecked at Key West.

495
dues reduction of Spanish.

493
bored by worms

394

Tunnel on the Hudson River Railroad. 111

touching at Elsineur....

Turkey, culture of cotton in.....

156

Victualers, statistics of, in England.......... 84

U.

Virginia, locomotive establishment in ....... 117

United States mails, statistics of

232

gold mines in

512

debt of .....

233

railroad progress of..

505

wages in factories of.

384

debt and finances of..

219

manufacture of iron in the.... 385

State debt......

734

coal trade of..........

245

whale fishery of.....

363

statistics of railroads of....... 250

Wages of labor in factories.....

384

Treasurers'stat'ts. 93, 356, 476, 615

Warehousing of goods in United States ..... 491

Wealth of America, future..

262

exporls of, from 1821 10 1851.. 247

Western routes of New York.

642

exports of breadstuffs from.... 248

Mint ......

234

Whale fishery of United States....

363

Mint, coins in..

94

Whaleman, fearless feat of an American.... 334

statistics of cotton goods in.... 120 Wheat, effect of price of, on crime

83

Willow, cultivation of basket.

114

statistics of manufactures in... 119

Wines, production of, in Hungary

258

population of States of....... 127

Anances of............

in Ohio, production of

778

liquors manufactured in...... 484

Wisconsin, laws relative tn debt'r & cred'r in 328

rates of postage in............ 100

Woolen gouds manufactured in U. S........ 121

deaths in 1851 in ...

391

statistics of manufactures of .. 120 Youghal Light-House, S. C. of Ireland....... 371

mail transportations in

231

agricultural productions of ... 366 Zinc a substitute for lead.

773

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