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Jarvis, W. (consul, Milan):

Canals, Milan, 200.

Oleomargarine, Italy, 572.
Java:

Coffee and sugar crops, 381.

Matches, tax, 68.



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Java — Cojilinucd.

Oil syndicate, Anglo-Russian, 4o().

Petroleum, tax, 68.
Jenkins, J. (consul, San Salvador):

Railway contract, Salvador, 360.

Salvador, notes, 389.

Silver export, Salvador, 753.
Jersey, potato cultivation, 201.
Jewelry, Guatemala, 145.
Johnson, H. A. (consul, Venice), agri-
cultural exhibitions, Italy, 89.
Johnston, B. (consul, Utilla), United

States books, Honduras, 199.
Johnston, J. (consul, Sheffield), exports,

cutlery, England to Cuba, 390.
Jones, A. B. (consul, Tuxpan):

Port dues, Mexico, 747.

Postal money-order service, Mexico
^nd United Slates, 198.

Vanilla-bean cultivation, Mexico,

151.
Tobacco and vanilla crops, Mexico,

583.
Jute culture and jute industries, India,

78.

Kaiser, L. (consul, Mazatlan), trade

conditions, western Mexico, 365.
Kenneday, K. K. (consul, Para):

Brazil, northern, notes, 352.

Para, trade, 349.
Kindrick, C. W. (consul, Ciqdad Juarez):

Bottles, Mexico, 157.

Carriage and wagon factory, Mex-
ico, 158.

Shoe trade, Mexico, 155.

Railway construction, Mexico, 714.

United States companies, Mexico,

365.
Klondike:

Gold output (1899), 582.

Notes, 705.
Knife shields, Germany, 751.
Kongo Free State, rubber trees, preser-
vation, 193.
Korea:

Climate, 415.

Commercial travelers, 73.

Gold mines, 415.

Ports, new, 414.

Railways, 414.

Railways, electric, 415.

Sanitary condition, 415.



K orea — Con ti n ued .

Trade (1898), 411.

Whale beef, 413.
Kyao-chau Harbor regulations, 436.

La Rochelle, bicycles, 34.

Lasts, shoe, Germany, 117.

Labor conditions, Great Britain, 503.

Labor, West Germany, 510.

Laws:

Mining, British Columbia, 529.

Naturalization, Japan, 424.

New copyright, Japan, 416.

New, Japan, 677.

New trade-mark, Japan, 421.

Relating to foreigners, Japan, 424.

Tonnage dues, Japan, 427.
Leather industry, Japan, 313.
Le Bert, R. (consul, Ghent):

Dairy machinery, Belgium, de-
mand, 745.

Slate, Belgium, 494.
Ledoux, U. J. (consul, Three Rivers).
Canada, mineral production (189S).
334.
License and stamp act, Cape Colony.

393.
Licorice, duty, Venezuela, 583.
Liefield, E. T. (consul, Freiburg), wood
seasoning by electricity, Germany,

499.
Lieberknecht, A. (consul, Zurich), bicy-
cles, Switzerland, 37.
Liege, exposition, international, qi.
Lincoln, G. F. (consul-general, Ant-
werp):

Belgian trade with United States

(1899), 647.
Debts, collection, Belgium, 167.
Education, commercial, Antwerp.

289.
Ivory market, Antwerp, 125, 743.
Rice exports, Antwerp to Cuba, 577.
Linen industry, Austria, 4S3.
Linseed cake. United States, criticism,

Scotland, 386.
Liquors:

Alcoholic, France, congress against

abuse, 202.
Malt, Antigua, 367.
Listoe, S. (consul, Rotterdam):

Blotting paper, Netherlands, 273.
Electric works, Netherlands, 571.



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Listoe, S. — Continued.

Exports of cheese and candles to
Philippine Islands, Cuba, and
Puerto Rico, 520.
Lumber, United States, Rotterdam,

prices, 97.
Peat moss, Netherlands, uses, 86.
Live stock and agriculture, New South

Wales, 689.
Liverpool, motor-vehicle competition,

183.
Livingstpn, L. W. (consul, Cape Haitien),

cotton-goods trade, Haiti, 736.
Locomotives:

Tunis, demand, 749.

United States, England, 97.
Lofoden fisheries, 271.
Loomis, F. B. (minister, Caracas):

Match monopoly, Venezuela, 748.

Orinoco River, 347.

Tariff increase, Venezuela, 5S3.

Tariff, new, Venezuelan, 748.
Louren9o Marquez:

Hardware, 382.

Tonnage dues, 526.
Lumber industry, British Columbia,

697.
Lumber, United Stales, Rotterdam,

prices, 96.
Lyon, S. S. (consul, Hiogo):

Commerce, Hiogo, 185.

Industrial conditions, Japan, 47.

Machinery, electrical, and leather,
Japan, 312.

Textile industry, Japan, 41.

Macedonia trade and Italian competi-
tion, 203.
Machetes, Paraguay, 191.
Machinery:

Dairy, demand, 745.

Electrical and leather, Japan, 312.

Exhibition, Russia, 741.

Hemp, New Zealand, prizes, 688.

Hemp-working, New Zealand, 332.

Printing and binding, Scotland,

632.
Spinning, Japan, 46.
United States milling, Canada,
198.
Machines:

Agricultural, United States, Ger-
many, 238.



Machines — Continued.

Agricultural, Argentine Republic,

759.
Milking, Scotland, 202.
New weaving. Great Britain, 126.
Obstacles to exporting to Germany,
240.
McCook, J. C. (consul, Dawson City):
Gold mining. Alaska, Klondike,

notes, 705.
Sanitary condition, 390.
Yukon, indigent sick, 190.
Yukon, notes, 338.
Yukon, warning to investors, 191.
McCreery, F. R. (secretary of embassy,
Mexico):

Mining industry, Mexico, 390.
Port dues in Mexico, excessive
charges of steamship lines, 713.
McElrath, P. (consul, Turin), vermuth,

preparation, Italy, 603.
Macrum, C. E. (consul, Pretoria):

Dynamite factory, Transvaal, 381.
Gold, Transvaal, 581.
Trade conditions, Transvaal, 178.
Transvaal, consumption of goods,

525.
United States manufactures, South
African Republic, 694.
McFarland, S. C. (consul, Nottingham):
Alkali trade, Great Britain, 283.
Consular service, United States,

foreign appreciation, 180.
Weaving machine, new. Great Bri-
tain, 126.
McGinley, D. E. (consul, Athens), fig

cultivation, Greece, 490.
Madagascar:
Bicycles, 40.
Taxes, 527.

Telegraphs and telephones, 575.
Mahin, F. W. (consul, Reichenberg):
Cotton, artificial, Austria, 572.
Export conditions in Austria, 482.
Malt liquors, Antigua, 367.
Malta:

Mules, United States, 99.
Steamship communication with

United States, direct, 104.

Wheat, United States, 100, 470.

Wheat vs. flour, 574.

Manchester exports to Cuba, Puerto

Rico, and Philippine Islands, 521.



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Maganese ore, Japan, 753.
Manila:

Chamber of commerce, 760.

Markets, 295.

Sanitary condition, 294.
Marine, merchant, Germany, 514.
Market:

Cotton, Russia, 233.

Berries, England, 392.

Ivory, Antwerp, 125, 743.

Manila, 295.

Nizhni Novgorod, 113.

Paris, 121.

World's, Swiss manufactures, 207.

World's, United Sutes in, 287.

World's wool, and United States,
109.
Marmalade manufacture, Scotland, 188.
Marseilles:

Coal, United States (correction), 195.

Cotton-seed oil, iii.

Electric traction, 620.

Windows and doors, 621.
Martin, W. (consul, Chinkiang), trade
and customs regulations, Yangtze
Kiang, 430.
Mason, F. H. (consul-general, Berlin):

Consular service. United States,
foreign appreciation, 179.

Department stores, special taxation,
Germany, 593.

French business mission to China,
60.

Motor-carriage exposition, Berlin,
250.

Peat moss, Germany, uses, 87.

Shoe lasts, Germany, 117.

Smoke, consumption, Germany, 491.
Match monopoly, Venezuela, 74b.
Matches:

Tax, Java, 68.

Use of phosphorus, England, 498.
Mats, rush cultivation for, Japan, 391.
Mayer, D. (consul, Buenos Ayres), rail-
ways, light, Argentine Republic, 724.
Meat:

Canned, South Africa, 693.

Duty on, Germany, 269.

Scarcity, Strassburg, 88.

United States, Edinburgh, 633.

United States, high price, 197.

United States, horse, Norway, 270.
Meat products, Uruguay, 389.



Medicines, patent, Transvaal, 695.
Merchant marine, Germany, 514.
Merrill, S. (consul, Jerusalem), orange

boxes, Syria, 186.
Mertens, T. (consular agent, Grao):

Beer consumption, Spain, 11 2.

Spain, trade (1898), 182.

Sugar, Spain, 744.

Tobacco, Spain, demand, 194.

Wheat, imports, Spain, 581,

Wheat, Spain, 387.
Metcalf, H. W. (consul, Newcastle-on-
Tyne), steamship line between Eng-
land and Finland, 754.
Mexico:

Bottles, 156.

Carriage and wagon factory, 158.

Cotton mill, new, 747.

Debt, conversion, 753.

Gold mines, new, 582.

Irrigation, 711.

Mining industry, 390.

Port dues, 713, 747.

Postal money-order service with the
United States, 198.

Railways, construction, 714.

Railways, street, Mexico City. 366.

Rope factory, 198.

Rubber cultivation, 399.

Shoe trade, 155.

Steamship lines, excessive charges,
713.

Tobacco and vanilla crops, 583.

United States companies, 365.

Vanilla-bean cultivation, 151.
Mexico City, railways, street, 366.
Mexico, western, trade conditions, 365.
Mica fields, China, 672.
Milan, canals, 200.
Milking machine, Scotland, 202.
Mill, cotton, new, Mexico, 747.
Milling machinery, United States, Can-
ada, 198.
Minas Geraes:

Agriculture, 551.

Diamond and gold mining, 535.

Immigration and population, 552.
Mineral exports:

Bolivia, 356.

Chile, 353.
Mineral production:

British Columbia, 703.

Canada (1898), 334.



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Mineral products, Chile, 353.
Mines:

Gold, Korea, 415.

New gold, Mexico, 582.

Shantung, 322.
?4ining:

Diamond and gold, Minas Geraes,

535.

Gold, Alaska, 705.
Mining industry, Mexico, 390.
Mining laws, British Columbia, 529.
Missionaries, Japan, treatment, 320.
Monaghan, J. C. (consul, Chemnitz):

Consular service. United States,
foreign appreciation, 180.

Embroidery school, Plauen, 580.

Germany, foreign trade, 194.

Germany in China, 671.

Germany, trade with Switzerland,

513.
Mechanical power, Germany, 742.
Merchant marine, Germany. 514.
Shoes, United States, Germany,

656.
United States in world's markets^
287.
Monazite concession, Brazil, 143.
Money-order service, postal:

British Honduras and United States,

578.
Mexico and United States. 198.
Monopoly, match, Venezuela, 748.
Montevideo, port works, 583.
Moore, T. E. (consul, Weimar), balance
of trade and increase of (>opulation,
Germany, 252.
Moss, peat:

Europe, uses, 86.
France, uses, 87.
Germany, uses, 87.
Netherlands, uses, 86.
Motor-carriage exposition, Berlin, 250.
Motor-vehicle competition, Liverpool,

183.
Motors, Germany, 742.
Moulton, G. H. (consul, Demerara):
Debts, collection, British Guiana,

171.
Mousseline de laine and ribbons,

Japan, 317.
Shoe trade. British Guiana, 66q.
Mules, United States, Malta, 99.
Museum, commercial, Japan, 679.



Nail, iron, trade, Japan, 315.
Natal:

Coal, 375.

Imports, 371.

Tea, 378.
Naturalization law, Japan, 424.
Navigation, inland, France, 384.
Nelson, V. E. (consul, Bergen):

Horse meat, United States, Norway,
270.

Lofoden fisheries, 271.

Petroleum refinery, Norway, 387. -

Railways projected, Norway, 272.

Reindeer, breeding, Norway, 744.
Netherlands:

Blotting paper, 273.

Electric works, 571.

Exports, cheese and candles, to Phil-
ippine Islands, Cuba, and Puerto
Rico, 520.

Lumber, United States, Rotterdam,
prices, 96.

Peat moss, uses, 86.

United States dental diplomas,
580.
New Brunswick, coal, 335.
New South Wales-
Agriculture and live stock, 689.

Coal trade, 192.

Sydney, United States trade, 71.

Tariff changes, 68.
New Zealand:

Hemp machinery, prizes, 688.

Hemp-working machinery, 332.
Newel, S. (minister. The Hague), United
States dental diplomas, Netherlands,
580.
Nicaragua, banana trade, 576.
Nice, shoe trade, 662.
Nizhni Novgorod:

Fair, 451.

Market, 113.
Norfolk Island, economic conditions,

405.
Norway:

Fisheries, Lofoden, 271.

Meat, United States horse, 270.

Petroleum refinery, 387.

Railways projected, 272.

Reindeer, breeding, 744.
Nuts and bolts, United States, Scotland,

249.
Nuts, China, 64.



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Ocean traffic, Canaaa, 579.

Oil, castor, plant, India, 686.

Oil, cotton-seed, Marseilles, iii.

Oil syndicate, Anglo-Russian, Java, 406.

Oleomargarine, Italy, 572.

Omaha exposition, Hawaiian exhibit,

753.
Omnibus and tram service, Paris, 615.
Orange boxes, Syria, 186.
Orange growing, Jamaica, 567.
Ore:

Manganese, Japan, 753.

Sulphur, Sicily, reduction, 474.
Organs, Transvaal, 694.
Orinoco River, 347.
Osborn, L. W. (consul-general, Apia):

Copra, Samoa, 184.

Samoa and San Francisco, freight
rates between, 184.
Overshoes, rubber, Austria, 236.

Packing goods for Venezuela, 390.
Paper, blotting, Netherlands, 273.
Para, trade, 349.
Paraguay:

Agricultural conditions, 363.

Axes and dolls, 562.

Bank, Paraguayan-United States,
proposed, 130.

Cattle, 564.

Colonization, 563.

Immigration, 563.

Machetes, 191.

Trade conditions, 586.

Varnish, rope, and canvas, 129.
Paris:

Automobiles, 455.

Bourse of Commerce, 569.

Exposition, chart of Russia, 392.

Markets, 121.

Omnibus and tram service, 615.

Pavements, 123.

Slaughterhouses, 457.
Passenger traffic across Russian frontier,

187.
Pastes, alimentary, wheat for, France,

468.
Patent medicines, Transvaal, 695.
Patents and trade-marks registered, Ja-
pan, 423.
Patterson, R. F. (consul-general, Cal-
cutta):

Castor-oil plant, India, 686.



Patterson, R. F. — Continued.

Jute culture and jute industries.
India, 78.
Pavements, Paris, 123.
Pearl fisheries:

Dutch East India, 685.

Venezuela, 754.
Peat moss:

Europe, uses, 86.

France, uses, 87.

Germany, uses, 87.

Netherlands, uses, 86.
Peru:

Communications, 587.

Explosives, import, 140.

Notes, 588.

Railway, proposed, 726.

Trade and United States tariff, 728.
Petroleum:

Freight charges, Canada, 184.

Refinery, Norway, 387.

Russian, Portugal, 114.

Tax, Java, 68.

Trade, Russia, 209.
Peltil, G. P. (consul, Diisseldorf):

Electric-railway construction, Ger-
many, 515.

Machines, obstacles to exporting to
Germany, 240.
Philippine Islands:

Communication with, 186.

Imports, cheese and candles, from
Netherlands, 520.

Imports from Manchester, 521.

Manila, markets, 295.

Manila, sanitary condition, 294.

Steamship service with Singapore,
752.

Tobacco cultivation, 683.
Phillips, D. T. (consul, Cardiff):

Cruisers, new, Great Britain, 285.

Grain stores, British national, 83.
Phosphorus, use, in matches, England,

498.
Phylloxera, Alsace-Lorraine, 201.
Pianos, Transvaal, 694.
Pig iron and copper, Urals, 452.
Pilotage dues, Russia, 750.
Pitcairn, H. (consul, Hamburg), chamber

of commerce, Hamburg, report, 115.
Plants, United States:

Examination, Belgium, 248.

Restriction, Belgium, 106.



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Plauen, embroidery school, 580.

Plowing, Scotland, 201.

Plumacher. E. H. (consul, Maracaibo):

Pearl fishing, Venezuela, 754.

Railway contract, Venezuela, 716.

Stock. Venezuela, 582.
Poland, trade, 757.

Pollard. J. K. (consul, Monterey), bot-
tles. Mexico, 156.
Population;

Germany, increase, 252.

Minas Geraes, 552.
Pork, condemned, Sweden, 581.
Port dues, Mexico, 713, 747.
Port works, Montevideo, 583.
Ports, new, Korea, 414.
Portugal, petroleum, Russian, 114.
Postal changes, Canada, 344.
Postal money-order service:

British Honduras and United States,
578.

Mexico and United States, 198.
Potato bread for horses, Germany, 385.
Potato cultivation, Jersey, 201,
Poultry exhibition, Russia, 196.
Prague, trade, 652.
Pratt, E. S. (consul-general, Singapore):

Bicycles, Straits Settlements, 41.

Steamship service between Singa-
pore and Philippine Islands, 752.
Price, high, United States meat, Ger-
many, 197.
Price, United States lumber, Rotter-
dam, 96.
Prices, provisions, Prussia, 88.
Prickitt, W. A. (consul, Rheims):

Bicycles, Rheims, 33.

Shoe trade, Rheims, 661.

Slate trade, Rheims, 742.
Prussia, prices, provisions, 88.
Puerto Cabello, exports and exporters,

732.
Puerto Rico:

French trade, 578.

Imports, cheese and candles, from
Netherlands, 520.

Imports from Manchester, 521.

Railway materials. United States, open-
ing, Formosa, 67.
Railways:

Argentine Republic, light, 724.

Business, Russia (1898), 446.



Railways — Continued.

Charges for travelers' samples. Great
Britain, 183.

Construction, China, decree, 66.*^

Construction, Mexico, 714.

Contract, Salvador, 360.

Contract, Venezuela, 716.

Electric, Breslau, 254.

Electric, construction, Germany, 515.

Electric, Korea, 415.

Electric-street, Germany, 255.

Electric-street, Marseilles, 620.

French Guinea, 207.

Hankau-Canton, survey, 200.-^

Korea, 414.

Norway, projected, 272.

Peru, proposed, 726.

State, Ceylon, 586.

State, Jamaica, 566.

State, Siberia, constructer, 581.

State, Siberia, heavier rails, 449.

State, Siberia, traffic, 450.

State, Tonkin, 585.

Street, Mexico City, 366.

Switzerland, 634.

Syria-Ottoman, 524.

Traffic, Siberia, 450.

Uruguay, 719.
Ravndal, G. Bie (consul, Beirut):

Railway, Syria-Ottoman, 524.

Sesame, Syria, 388.

Steamship communication between
Syria and United States, direct,
746.
Refinery, petroleum, Norway, 387.
Reindeer:

Breeding, Norway, 744.

Swed^, 387.
Rheims:

Bicycles, 33.

Shoe trade, 661.

Slate trade, 742.
Ribbons and mousseline de laine, Japan,

317.
Rice exports, Antwerp to Cuba, 577.
Ridgely, B. H. (consul. Geneva), emi-
gration, Switzerland, 200.
Rio de Janeiro, textile trade, 206.
Rivets, United States, wanted, England,

197.
Robinson, I. (consular agent, Norfolk
Island), economic conditions, Norfolk
Island, 405.



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Rockhill, W. W. (minister, Athens),

United States trade, Roumania, io8.
Roosevelt, G. W. (consul, Brussels):
Cattle fairs, interdiction, Belgium,

128.
Coffee and chicory, adulteration,

Belgium, 189.
Congress of life-insurance doctors,

Belgium, 189.
Electrical works, Brussels, 383.
Flour, United States, Brussels, 105.
Fruits and plants. United States,

examination, Bejgium, 248.
Fruits and plants, United Sutes,

restriction, Belgium, 106.
Glucose, Belgium, 584.
Glucose, tax, Belgium, 201.
Rope factory, Mexico, 198.
Rope, Paraguay, 129.
Rotterdam, lumber. United Sutes,

prices, 96.
Roumania, United States trade, 108.
Rubber:

Cultivation, Mexico, 399.
Guatemala, 147.
Overshoes, Austria, 236.
Trees, Kongo Free State, preserva-
tion, 193.
Ruble for customs purposes, Russia,

value, 399.
Ruffin, J. N. (consul, Asuncion):
Axes and dolls, Paraguay, 562.
Bank, Paraguayan-United States,

proposed, 130.
Colonization, Paraguay, 563.
Machetes, Paraguay, 191.
Varnish, rope, and canvas, Para-
guay, 129.
Rugs, Japan, 45.

Rushes for mats, cultivation, Japan, 391.
Russia:

Calendar, change, 750.

Chart of, Paris exposition, 392.

Cities, waterworks, 648.

Cotton market, 233.

Council of commercial navigation,

382.
Dredge, canal, 79.
Educational statistics. 570.
Exhibition, dairy products and ma-
chinery, 741.
Expositions of United States goods,
187.



Russia — Continued.

Frontier, passenger traffic acroM,

187.
Gold output, 582.
Grain trade, regulation, 392.
Horticultural exhibition, 196.
Ice steamer, 234.
Nizhni Novgorod, fair, 451.
Nizhni Novgorod, market, 113.
Petroleum trade (1898), 209.
Pilotage dues, 750.
Poultry exhibition, 196.
Railway business (1898), 446.
Ruble for customs purposes, value.

399.
Siberia, State railway, constructer.

581.
Siberia, State railway, heavier rails,

449-
Siberia, State railway, traffic, 450.
Urals, pig iron and copper, 452.
Vladivostock, trade, 438.
Wheat quotations, 235.
Russia, European, harvest, cereal (1898),

80.
Russian hogs. Germany, 750.
Russian petroleum, Portugal, 114.

Saddlery, Transvaal, 695.

St. Gall exports to United Sut«s,

194.
Salmon canneries, British Columbia.

578.
Salvador:

Notes, 389.

Railway contract, 360.

Silver export, 753. •
Samoa and San Francisco, freight rates

between. 184.
Samoa, copra, 184.
San Francisco and Samoa, freight rates

between, 184.
San Jos6 scale, 115.
Sanitary conditions:

Korea, 415.

Manila, 294.
Scale, San Jos6, 115.
School, embroidery, Plauen, 580.
Schools, commercial, Switzerland, 397.
Schumann, W. (consul, Mainz):

Telephone service, Germany, 385.

Wine and grape trade, Germany
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Scotland :

Auto cars, 630.

Bolts and nuts, United States, 249.

Boots and shoes, 631.

Cement, 632.

Edinburgh, meat, United States,

633.
Linseed cake. United States, criti-
cism, 386.
Machinery, printing and binding,

632.
Marmalade manufacture, 188.
Milking machine, 202.
New industry, 386.
Notes and suggestions for trade,

630.
Plowing, 201.
Trade suggestions, 518.
Seal fisheries, Japan, 745.
Seeger, E. (consul-general, Rio de Ja-
neiro):
Steamship trust, Brazil, 575.
Tariff changes, Brazil, 199.
Senegal, commerce, 585.
Sesame, Syria, 388.

Sewell, W. L. (consul, Toronto), tele-
phone service, Canada, 341.
Shanghai, imports from United States,

321.
Shantung:

Germany in, 759.

Mines, 322.
Shaw, W. I. (consul. Barranquilla):

Cotton goods, Colombia, 553.

Shoe trade, Colombia, 663.
Shepard, J. M. (consul, Hamilton), bi-
cycle trade, Canada, 696.
Shipbuilding:

British, 274.

Germany, 515.
Shipping:

British, 274.

British Columbia, demand, 746.
Shoe lasts. Germany, 117.
Shoe trade.

British Guiana, 669.

Colombia, 663.

Ecuador, 668.

Havre, 658.

Mexico, 155.

New South Wales, 192.

Nice, 662,

Rheims, 661.



Shoes:

China, 330, 669.

United States, Germany, 656.
Shoes and boots. United States:

Denmark, 237.

Scotland, 631.
Siam, bicycles, 758.
Siberia:

Agricultural products, 231.

Exports, 230.

Railway, heavier rails for, 449.

Railway traffic, 450.

State railway, constructer, 581.

Vladivostock, trade, 438.
Sicily:

Reduction of sulphur ore, 474.

Sumac trust, 196.
Silks, Japan, 43.
Silver export, Salvador, 753.
Singapore, steamship service with Philip-
pine Islands, 752.
Skinner, R. P. (consul, Marseilles):

Coal, United States, Marseilles (cor-
rection), 195.

Commercial travelers, France and
Denmark, 622.

Cotton-seed oil, Marseilles, 11 1.

Electric traction, Marseilles, 620.

Exposition, United States goods,
France, 92.

Free zones, France, 619.

Grasshoppers. Algeria, 749.

Insurance and acetylene gas,
France, 384.

Locomotives, Tunis, demand, 749.

Navigation, inland, France, 384.

Steamship line. United States, to
the East, 293.

Study of commerce, France, 569.

Sulphate of copper, France, 195.

United States products, exclusion,
France, 743.

Windows and doors, Marseilles,
621.

Wine production, Algeria, 392.
Slate:

Belgium, 494.

Industry, France, 496.

Trade, France, 617.

Trade, Rheims, 742.
Smith, A. E. (consul, Victoria):

Mineral production, British Colum-
bia. 703.



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Smith, A. E. — Continued.

Mining and trade, British Colum-
bia, 697.
Mining laws, British Columbia, 529.
Smith, T. (consul, Moscow):

Agricultural products, Siberia, 231.
Chart of Russia, Paris exposition,

392.
Cotton market, Russia, 233.
Educational statistics, Russia, 570.
Exports, Siberia, 230.
Fair, Nizhni Novgorod, 451.
Gold output, Russia, 582.
Grain trade, regulation, Russia, 392.
Passenger traffic across Russian
frontier, 187.
Smith, O. L. W. (minister, Monrovia),

Gold Coast trade, 584.
Smithers, G. P. (consul, Chungking),

Chungking, trade (1898), 428.
Smyth, W. P. (consul, Hull), locomo-
tives. United States, England, 97.
Smoke, consumption, Germany, 491.
Sorsby, W. B. (consul, San Juan del
Norte), banana trade, Nicaragua, 576.
Soudan, opening up, 395.
South Africa:

Cape Colony, debts, collection, 169.
Cape Colony, license and stamp act,

393.
Iron, United States, trade notes, 370.
Natal, coal, 375.
Natal, imports, 371.
Natal, tea, 378.
Trade and industries, 176.
Trade and trade openings, 368.
Transvaal, consumption of goods,

525.
Transvaal, gold, 581.
Transvaal, harness and saddlery,

695.

Transvaal, patest medicines, 695.

Transvaal, trade conditions, 178.

Transvaal, United States manufac-
tures, 694.

Wheat, flour, and canned meats,
692.
Southampton Cold-Storage Company,

633.
Spain:

Beer, consumption, H2.
Certificates of identification, 182. '
Commerce (1898), 204.



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Sugar, 744.

Trade (1898), 182.

Tobacco, demand, 194.

Wheat, 387.

Wheat imports, 581.
Spinning, cottom

Austria, 482.

China and Japan, 58.
Spinning industry, Japan, 318.
Spinning machines, Japan, 46.
Sprague, H. J. (consul, Gibraltar):

Gibraltar, trade, 481.

Wheat, United States, Malta, 482.
Stamp and license act, Cape Colony,

393.
Starch in cotton mills, China, 752.
State railways:
Ceylon, 586.
Jamaica, 566.
Siberia, constructcr, 581.
Tonkin, 585.
Steamer, Russian ice, 234.
Steamship communication:

Malta and United States, direct,

104.
Syria and United States, direct.
746.
Steamship line:

England and Finland, 754.
Mexico, excessive charges, 713.
United States, to the East, 293.
Steamship service:

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