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— — patents and copyrights, 678

— — real estate, 673, 674

— — sales, 674-678

— — taxation, 678, 679

— — War-Revenue Act, 679-681

— — warehousemen, 681, 682

— — wills, 682, 683

— — miscellaneous, 688, 684

— legal holidays, 278

— legations k embassies (IT. 8.) in foreign coun-

tries, 351
— (foreign) in V. 8., 852

limitation, statutes of, 277
live-stock, values of, by States and Territories,
266

— loan & trust companies, 406. See also Bankino

— looms, 420, 426, 485

— machinery, values of, by States, 268, 267

— manufactures, exports, 214

— — in Massachusetts, 544

— — number, capital, wages, etc.,

256-263
See also the industries and' names of raw
materials

— marine wrecks and disasters, 821, 828

— measures and weights, 279-284, 290, 291

— meat, exports, 486. See also Beef; IAve-StocK;

Pork ; Provisions, etc.

— mercantile failures, by States & classes, 529, 530

— merchant marine. See Shipping

— metals, prices at New York, 310, 311

— metric system, 279-281

— military departments, 871

— militia, 372

— mills. See Manufactures; Industries, etc.

— mineral production, quantities and values, 448

— — exports, 214

— mines and quarries, valuation of, by States, 287

— monetary circulation, 384-894

— mortgages (real estate) in New York, 547

— national banks. See Banking

— national government, 347

— national guard, 372

— national wealth, analysis of, 264-267

— naval revenue and expenditure of principal

countries, 532



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United States— continued

— naval stores, prices at New York, 803

— navies of the world, 541

— navy, the, 862-370

— New Orleans : coffee trade, 602

— — imports and exports, 217

— New York City : banking, 403. 410-418

— — cable rates from, 519

— — canal and lake freights to

and from, 829

— — coffee trade, 502-504

— — copper trade, 490, 491
_ _ dry goods at, 681

— — fire insurance, 606-510

— — foreign consuls in, 356
__ __ freight (ocean) rates from,

314

— — imports and exports, 217
_ _ import 8 and ex ports go Id and

silver, weekly, 880-383

— — lead trade, 495, 496

— — prices of commodities, 292-813

— — receipts of domestic produce,

459
__ __ spelter trade, 497

— — steamship lines from, 334-337

— — telegraph rates from, 520

— — tin trade, 493-495

— — Wall8treet. See Wall Street,

United States

— New York State canals: tonnage, freight, etc.,

827-329

— oats, acreage, production, value, 454

— — crop conditions, 463 468

— — exports from all ports, 456; from New

York, 460

— — receipts, monthly, at New York, 459
_ _ weekly visible supply in United States

and Canada, 458

— oils, commercial, prices at New York, 297, 298

— ores, iron. See Iron and Steel

— patent statistics, 528

— Peace, Treaty of, 689-641

— pension statistics, 524, 560, 551

— per capita, financial and commercial statistics,

550,551

— personal and real property, valuation of, 265-267

— peas: exports and receipts, monthly, New

York, 450, 460

— petroleum trade, 498, 499

— — case trade (exports), 498

— — exports, 499

— — prices, average, 498

— — production, 499

— Philadelphia : exports corn, flour, wheat, 456

— — imports and exports, 217

— . — receipts corn, flour, wheat, 460

— — sugar trade, 482



— — wool prices, 432, 433 ; stocks, 430

— Philippine Islands, 553-565

— — area, 561

— — climate, 661

— — commerce, foreign, 562-566

— — expenditures, fiscal, 562

— — imports and exports by ar-

— — tides, 563

— — imports & exports by coun-

tries, 668

— — imports and exports with

France, 564

— — imports and exports with

Germany, 564



United States— continued

— Philippine Islands, imports and exports with
Great Britain, 563, 564

— — imports and exports with
Spain, 565

— — imports and exports by to-
tals, 562

— — imports and exports with
United States, 565, 566

— — industry & production, 661

— — land forces, 539

— — mineral resources, 561, 562

— — population, 561

— — railroads, 189

— — revenue, fiscal, 562

— — sugar, 485

— — tariff, customs, 613-624

— — — articles free of duty,
620,621

— — — articles prohibited,
624

— — . — export dues, 620

— — — excise and other in-
land charges, 620

— — — goods not specially
classed, 621, 622

— — — import duties, 61&-
620

— — — miscellaneous pro-
visions, 624

— — — package 8 and recipi-
ents, 622, 633

— — — reimportation of
products, 623, 624

— — — tare allowance, 623

— — telegraphs, 143

— — weights and measures, 284

— political affairs, 358-361

— — divisions, 151, 152

— population : by ages, 156

— — by employment, 156

— — by States and Territories, 154, 155

— pork, exports, 213. See also Provisions ; Live-
stock ; Lard ; Httg*

— Porto Rico, 553, 558-560

— — area, 558

— — coinage, 376

— — coffee exports by countries, 560

— — commerce, foreign, 558-560

— — imports and exports, agricultural
and non-agricultural, 568

— — imports and exports, by articles.
559,560

— — imports and exports with foreign
countries, 560

— — imports and exports with Spain.
559,560 '

— — imports and exports by totals, 568

— — imports and exports with United

States, 558, 559

— — industries, 558

— — land forces, 539

— — population, 558

— — railroads, 139

— — shipping, 560

— — tariff, customs, 591-611

— — — free list, 611

— — — general rules, 591-593

— — — import duties, 594-610

— — — money receivable for cus-

toms, 594

— — telegraphs, 143

— ports : without appraisement, 167



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United States— continued

— ports, with bonded warehouses, 168

— — of entry and delivery, 163-168

— postal rates and regulations, 271-275

— post-office statistics, United States, 528

— — of foreign countries, 142

— potatoes, acreage, production, value, 454

— — crop conditions, 464-463

— precious metals, production in U. S., 373

— — production of the world, 374
See also Gold and Silver

— Presidential succession, 358

— — vote of 1896 (popular), 361

— prices of commodities at New York, 292-313

— — in Great Britain, 525, 526. See also vari-

ous articles and trades

— produce, country : prices at New York, 296

— — domestic receipts at New York, 459

— property, valuation of real Sc personal, 265-267

— provisions trade, 486-488

— — exports, 213, 486

— — hogs, prices of, at Chicago, 487

— — hogs (live), receipts, shipments, etc.,

486

— — lard (cash), monthly range prices, 487

— — live-stock, receipts, shipments, etc.,

488

— — mess pork, monthly range of prices,

487

— public debt, analysis of, 161

— public lands, surveyed and unsurveyed, 254-256

— railroads, 511-517, 546 ; also 187-141, 267.

— — accidents, 515

— — capital, cost and receipts in foreign

countries, 546

— — capital, debt, etc., 512, 513

— — employes (classified), and pay of, 512

— — equipment, 511

— — expenditures, 515

— — finances, 512, 513

— — Income and earnings, 514, 546

— — mileage by States, 511

— — notable runs, 546

— — service, passenger and freight, 514

— — stocks, bonds, dividends, etc. See

Wall Street

— — street railways, 516, 517 ; in Europe,

546

— — valuation of, by States and Terri-

tories, 267

— — world's, the, 137-141

— rainfall, average, 152, 153

— ratio of silver to gold, 377

— real & personal property, valuation of, 265, 267

— real estate in New York City, 547-549

— — assessed valuations, 547-549

— — buildings projected, 548, 549

— — conveyances, 548

— — mortgages, 547

— — valuation of, by States and Terri-

tories. 266

— receipts of domestic produce at New York, 455

— Representatives, House of, 349-361

— revenue and expenditure, total and per capita,

in foreign countries, 585

— revenue, fiscal, in detail, 159

— — expense of collecting, 160

— — (war), law of 1898, 169-179

— rice, crop conditions, 463-468

— — prices at New York, 299

— roots, prices of, at New York, 301

— rulers of the world, 522

— rye, acreage, production, value, 454



United States— continued

— rye crop conditions, 462-468

— — exports from New York, monthly. 460

— — receipts at New York, monthly, 450

— — weekly visible supply in United States and

Canada, 458

— St. Lawrence River, freight movement on. 324

325

— St. Mary's Falls Canal, 329, 330

— salmon pack, 531

— Sault Ste. Marie Canal, 329, 330

— Scandinavian Union : gold and silver coins, 147

— schools and education, 157, 523

— sea forces, 362-370, 541

— Secretaries of State, 359

— Secretaries of the Treasury, 360

— securities. See Watt Street

— seeds, prices at New York, 300

— Senate, members of, 347, 348

— sheep, exports, 213

— — number and value of clip, etc., 426. See

also Live-Stock

— shipping, 315-342; also 130-136, 532

— — number and tonnage by States and

Territories, 315

— — number and tonnage, wood and iron,

sailing and steam, 316

— — sail and steam vessels classified by

size, 317

— — foreign and coasting trades and fish-

eries, tonnage, 817

— — class, number, and tonnage built, by

8tates & Territories and by ports.
318

— — tonnage of A merican vessels entered

and cleared in foreign trade, 319

— — motive power and constructive ma-

terials of world's merchant marine
320

— — marine wrecks and disasters, 321

— — world's merchant marine, number &

tonnage of sailing and steam, 322

— — lake navigation, 324, 385

— — Icanal navigation, 326

— — New York State canals, 327-329

— — lake and canal freights, 329

— — St.Mary's Falls Canal, freigbt,etc., 330

— — freight rates on Lake Superior. 331

— — canals from lakes to seaboard, 381

— — Canadian canals, freight, etc., 332, 333

— — steamship lines from New York to

foreign ports, 334-337

— — tide tables, high & low water at Gov-

ernor's Island and Sandy Hook, and
other points on the Atlantic coast,
338-842

— — number and tonnage, sail and steam,

of foreign countries, 131, 132

— — entered and cleared, with cargoes &

in ballast, and with cargoes only, of
foreign countries, 183-136

— — total of foreign countries, 532

— silk industry, 434; also 257-263

— — crop statistics, 542

— — new mills in 1896, 484, 435

— silver, prices at London, 377

— — ratio of, to gold, 377. See also tfo/cf and

Silver

— soldiers and widows of the Civil War, 157

— Speakers of House of Representatives, 360

— specie and bullion, imports and exports at

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United States— continued

— spelter trade, 407

— — prices at New York and London, 497

— — production, 497

— spindles, 420, 486, 434, 485. See Cotton; SUk;

Wool

— spirits, production of. 528

— — oonsumption of, in United States and
Europe, 548

— States, admission of, 151. 153

— - area of, 151, 158,254, 255

— statutes of limitation, 277

— steamship lines from New York to foreign

ports, 884-887

— steel. See Iron and Steel

— stock market. See Watt Street

— sterling exchange, 479, 480. See also Wall Street

— storage and labor rates at New York, 285-289

— storm signals, 844

— street railways, by States, and method of pro-

pulsion, 516

— street railways' finances, 517

— sugar trade, 482-486

. _ — beet-root sugar In United States, 484
_ — crop of the world, 485

— — prices for 96 degrees cent r i f ugal, 483
_ _ — for granulated, 484

— — receipts at four ports, 482
- — stocks, foreign, 483

. _ _ — in four ports, 482

_ _ — melting and refiners, 482

— Supreme Court, chief justices and justices, 347
tariff, customs, of Cuba, 568-590

- of Japan, 625-636

_ — of the Philippines, 613, 684

__ — of Porto Rico, 591, 611

_ — of 1897 (United States), 180-207

_ — war-revenue, 16&-179

— taxation and local and State debts, 387
- tea trade, 501

— — imports by countries and customs dis-

tricts, 501

— - statistical position, 501

— telegraph rates from New York, 520

— telegraph statistics. United States, 519

__ _ of the world, 148, 519 *

— telephone statistics, 519

— temperature, average by States, 152, 153

_ — comparative table of scales, 345

— terne and tin plates. 451

— textile fabrics, prices at New York, 304-306

— textile industries, 484, 435

__ — combined textiles, 434

__ — new machinery, 434, 435

See also separate industries

— theater receipts in Paris, 545

— tide-tables: high and low tide at Governor's

Island, 338, 339
__ _ high and low tide at Sandy Hook,

340, 341
_ — high tide at points on Atlantic

coast, 342

— time, standard, and differences of, 845, 346

— tin trade, 4V&-495

— — deliveries and consumption, 498
prices at New York and London, 494

— — production, 496

— — stocks and afloat, 493

supply for Europe and United States. 498

— — and terne plates, 451

— tobacco, acreage, production, value. 454

— — crop conditions, 464-468

— — exports, 213



United States— continued

— tomato pack by States, 531

— tonnage. See Shipping

— tornado statistics, 521

— torpedo boats. See Navy

— trade-marks, registry of, 269

— Treasury notes. See Banking; Circulation

— Treaty of Peace with Spain, 639-641

— trusts and combines, 643-651

— United States notes. See Banking; Circulation

— United States Supreme Court, 847

— Vice-Presidents, 358

— volunteer forces, 372

— wages in manufactures, 257, 258

— Wall Street in 1898, 469-480

— — bonds and stocks, highest and

lowest prices, 470-474

— — call loan rates, 479

— — dividends, changes in railroad, 475

— — exchange, foreign, 4T9

— — reorganizations in 1898, 474, 475

— — securities, listed, 476-478

— — — transactions in, 469

— — silver prices in London, 480

— — Sub-Treasury receipts and pay-

ments, 479

— war : budgets in foreign countries, 545
- — casualties, army and navy, 641, 642

— — chronology of, 637-641

— - history, 552, 553

— — revenue law of 1898, 169-179

— wealth, national, 264-267

— weather signals, etc., 343-345

— weight of commodities in a bushel, 290, 291

— weights and measures, United States and for-

eign countries, 270-284

— wheat, acreage, production, value, 454

— — acreage, production, value, by States

457

— — crop conditions, 462-468

— — crops of the world, 461

— — exports from New York monthly, 460

— — — from all ports, 456

— — — from U. 8. monthly, 455

— — — and values, 456

— — prices, 292-294

— — lake and canal freights, 329

— — receipts at New York monthly, 459

— — receipts at New York, Boston, Phila-

delphia. Baltimore, 460

— wind-barometer table, 844

— wind velocities, 521

— wine : consumption in U. 8. and Europe, 543

— — production in California, 527, 528
_ - — of the world, 538

— woolen industry, 426-486; also 257-263, 544

— — carding machinery, 426

— — clip, number of sheep, consumption,

imports, exports, etc., 428
_ _ geographical distribution, 426

— — growth, 426

— — imports of wools and woolens, 231, 232

— — machinery, 426

— — manufactures, domestic and imported,

427
_ - new mills in 1898. 434, 435

— — products, quantities and values of, 426,

427
_ _ wool consumption, 430
_ _ - prices, 432, 433

_ — production by 8tates and Terri-

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production of
world, 481

— — — stocks by cities, 430
__ — — supply, 481

_ — worsted industry, 428, 544

world's cables, submarine, 518

__ _ coal production, 440

_ — coinage, 375, 376

_ __ copper production, 498

_ _ gold and silver production, 874

— — merchant marine, 820

— — money, stock of, 409

— — naval expenditure and merchant ma-

rine, 582, 588

— — navies, 541

— — rulers, 522

— — sugar crops, 485

— — wheat crop, 481

_ _ wine production, 588
__ _ wool production, 481

— wrecks and disasters, marine, 821

— wrecks. British, at sea, 828

— zinc. See Speller
Uruguay, 127

— agriculture, 127

— area, 127

— coinage, 376

— coins, value of, 878

— commerce, foreign, 127, 128

— debt, public, 127, 148

— duties, import, collected, 141

— expenditure, fiscal, 127, 535

— imports and exports by articles, 127

— — by classes, 127

— — by countries, 127

— — by totals, 127, 584

— — / with United States, 128

— live-stock, 127 V

— money, 128

— population, 127

— post-office, 142

— president, 522

— railroads, 141

— revenue, fiscal, 127, 535

— shipping, entered and cleared, with cargoes

and in ballast, and with cargoes only, 185

— telegraphs, 143

— weights and measures, 284

— wheat, 461

— wool, 481

Venezuela, 125

— agriculture, 125

— area, 125

— coins, gold and silver, 147 ; value of, 878

— commerce, foreign, 125

— debt, public, 125, 148

— duties, import, collected, 141

— expenditures, fiscal, 125, 535

— imports and exports, 125, 584



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— industrial products, 125

— live-stock, 125

— raining, 125

— population, 125

— post-office, 142

— president, 522

— railroads, 141

— revenue, fiscal, 125. 535

— sugar crop, 485

— telegraphs, 148

— weights and measures, 283, 284

— wool product, 481
Victoria, 96, 97

— agriculture, 96

— area, 96

— banking, 97

— coal product, 440

— coinage, 97

— commerce, foreign, 97

— debt, public, 96, 148

— expenditure, fiscal, 96, 532, 535

— gold production, 96

— imports and exports by articles, 97

— — by totals. 97, 532, 534

— live-stock, 96

— manufactures, 96

— money, 97

— population, 96

— post-office, 142

— railroads, 141

— revenue, fiscal, 96, 582, 585

— shipping, 97, 582

— telegraphs. 143

Virgin Islands. See West Indies

Wales. See Great Britain
Western Australia, 100

— area, 100

— banking, 100

— commerce, foreign, 100

— debt, public, 100, 148

— expenditures, fiscal, 100, 582, 535

— gold production, 100

— imports and exports, 100

— post-office, 100

— railroads, 141

— revenue, 100, 582, 585

— shipping, 582

— telegraphs, 148

— wheat crop. 461

West Indies: debts, public, total, and per capita,
148

— expenditures, fiscal, 114, 535

— imports and exports, totals, 114, 584

— — with U. S., 114. 115, 211

— revenue, fiscal, 114, 635

— shipping, 116

— sugar crop, 485

— — exports, 482

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Anglo- American Telegraph Company, Ltd D

Ariosa Coffee 73©

Atlantic Mutual Insurance Company L

August Belmont & Co C

Barber & Co. (Shipping) :, M

Blackwell, W. T. & Co., Durham, N. C. (Tobacco) 709

Booth 8. 8. Co., Ltd., and Red Cross Line M

British American Assurance Co., Toronto J

CaliforniatFi ih Co., Los Angeles 709

Cameo Baking Powder Co., Chicago 715

Cape Vincent Seed Co., Cape Vincent 707

€eyion and India Teas 728, 781

Chase National Bank, The. New York A

Commercial Cuba-Chas. Scribner's Sons (Publishers) A

Commercial National Bank, Chicago A

Core & Herbert, New York Opp. Coffee Chart. 774

Curtice Brothers Co., Rochester (Ketchup) 715

Detroit Graphite Manufacturing Co M

Equitable Life Assurance Society,^The Opp. 684

Brie Preserving Co., Buffalo 789

Ferris, F. A. & Co., New York (Haras and Bacon) : 715

First National Bank, The, Milwaukee A

Garfield National Bank, New York A

History of Banking of All Nations G

Hubbard Bros. & Co., New York (Cotton) Opp, Cotton Chart. 780

Hubbard, Geo. & Co., Pittsburg (Baking Powder) 789

International Bank-Note Company, New York (Engraving and Printing). .Inside front cover

Irving National Bank, New York A

Journal of Commerce and Commercial Bulletin 718

Lipton's Teas 728

McGeorge. Chas. D., New York (Teas) 781

Magdeburg Fire Insurance Co., New York M

Manhattan Trust Co., New York B

Maryland Trust Co., Baltimore B

Mollenhauer Sugar Refining Co Opp. Sugar Chart. 776

Montanye, W. H.&Co.. New York (Coffees and Spices) 781

Morgan, J. P. & Co E

National City Bank, The, New York A

National Exchange Bank, The, Milwaukee A

New York Life Insurance Co Inside bach cover

Nicholson, A. E. & Co., New York (Teas) 781

Orf ord Copper Co., The Opp. Copper Chart. 778

Paige. John C. & Co. (Insurance) F

Palatine Insurance Company K

Phenix Insurance Company I

Provident Savings Life Assurance Society Back cover

Robertson, A. R., New York (Teas) 707

Sapolio 707

3eagoe, A. K. & Co.. New Orleans (Sugar, Rice, Molasses) 715

flcribner's, Charles, 8ons (Publishers) A

Tetley, Joseph & Co., New York (Teas) 707

Ulman, Goldsborough Co., Baltimore (Whiskey) 700

United States Casualty Co. (Insurance) I

Western Assurance Co., Toronto J

Woolson Spice Co., Toledo (Coffee) 709



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ALABAMA.



ANNISTON.

Anniston Mercantile Company.
Howie Grocery Company.

BIRMINGHAM.

Beck Candy and Grocery Company.
Brown, W. S.
Collins & Co.
Hopson, G. W.
Hudson, B. B. Company.
McCary, J. H. Company.
McLester & Van Hoose.
McMillan Lee Company.
Norton, F. F.
Roden, B. F. Se Co.
Simmons, Durham & Co.
Williamson & Marks.

DECATUR.
Brock & Spright Gro. Company.

DEMOPOLIS.
Ely, M.

EUFAULA.
Eufaula Grocery Company.

GADSDEN.
Riddle, S. W. & Co.

HUNTSVILLE.

Anderson, J. A. & Co.
Pettus, R. E. & W. E.

MOBILE.

Bush, T. G. & Co.
Davis, Marshall & Co.
Forcheimer, M. & Co.
McDonnell, James Company.
Michael & Lyons.
Richards, S. & Co.



MONTGOMERY.

Gay, Hardie & Co.
Griel Bros. Company.
Hannon, Thomas W.
Hobbie & Teague.
Hudson, W. M. & Co.
Jones Sc Ray.
LoebJ. & Bro.
Schloss & Kahn.
Vandiver, W. F. & Co.
Warren, J. C. & Co.
Winter, Loeb & Co.

OPELIKA.

Vandiver, W. F. & Co.
Whitfield & Pinkard.

OXFORD.

Thomason Grocery Company.
Warnock, R. N. & Co.

SELMA.

Atkins, V. B. & Co.
Gary & Kennedy.
Holt, Agee & Co.
Hooper, C. W. & Co.
Hubbard & Clay.
Kahn, N. & Son.
Lamar, L. & E.
Smith, M. S.
Ward, W. L. & Son.

TALLADEGA.
Talladega Mercantile Company.

TROY.
Troy Grocery Company.

TUSCALOOSA.

Daniel, J. M.
Maxwell Bros.



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ARIZONA.



BISBEE.

Copper Qu<sen Cons'd Min. Company.

FAIRBANKS.

DeMartini, Paul A.

FLAGSTAFF.

Babbitt Bros.

NOCALES.

Arizona Com. Company.

PHOENIX.

Barkley Barryman Mer. Company.

Kellner, E. F.

Kessler-Boyle Grocery Company.



PRESCOTT.
Bashford-Burmeister Company.

TEVISTON (Bowie).
Soloman St Wickersham Company.

TUCSON.



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