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ported shall be less than seventy-five cents per pound, bar or bolt iron, made wholly or in part by rolling, shall be valued at seventy-five cents per pound, and pay twenty-five dollars per ton: Provided, That all iron, in Sa duty of twenty-five per centum ad valorem; all other slabs, blooms, loops or other form, less finished than iron 3 cotton twist, yarn, and thread on spools or otherwise, in bars or bolts, and more advanced than pig iron, exshall pay a duty of thirty per centum ad valorem. cept castings, shall be rated as iron in bars or bolts, and

SEC. 3. And be it further enacted, That from and pay a duty accordingly : Provided, also, That iron imafter the day and year aforesaid, there shall be levied, ported prior to the third of March, 1843, in bars or other3 collected and paid, on the importation of the articles wise, for railways or inclined planes, shall be entitled to hereinafter mentioned, the following duties, that is to the benefits of the provisions of existing laws, exempting

fit from the payment of duty on proof of its having been First. On all manufactures of silk not otherwise spe-actually and permanently laid down for use on any rail3 cified, except bolting cloths, two dollars and fifty cents way or inclined plane prior to the third day of March,

per pound of 16 ounces; on silk bolting cloths, twenty 1843; and all such iron imported from and after the date Sper centum ad valorem: Provided, That if any silk aforesaid shall be subject to pay the duty on rolled iron.

manufactures shall be mixed with gold or silver, or Second. On iron in pigs, nine dollars per ton; on vesSother metal, it shall pay a duty of thirty per centum ad sels of cast iron, not otherwise specified, one cent and a valorem.

half per pound; on all other castings of iron not other2 Şecond. On sewing silk, silk twist, or twist compo- wise specified, one cent per pound ; on glazed or tin hol->

sed of silk and mohair, a duty of two dollars per pound low ware and castings, sad irons or smoothing irons, 3 of 16 ounces; on Pongees, or plain white silks for print- hatters' or tailors' pressing irons, and cast iron butts or

ing or coloring, one dollar and fifty cents per pound of hinges, two and a half cents per pound: on iron or steel 16 ounces; on floss and other similar silks, purified from wire not exceeding No. 14, five cents per pound, and the gum, dyed and prepared for manufacture, a duty of over No. 14, and not exceeding No. 25, eight cents per twenty-five per centum ad valorem; on raw silks, com-pound: over No. 25, eleven cents per pound; silvered or prehending all silks in the gum, whether in hanks, reel-plated wire, thirty per centum ad valorem; brass or copod or otherwise, a duty of fifty cents per pound of 16 per wire, twenty-five per centum ad valorem; cap or

ounces; on silk umbrellas, parasols, and sun shades, bonnet wire, covered with silk, twelve cents per pound : Sthirty per centum ad valorem; on silk or satin shoes and when covered with cotton thread or other material,

slippers for women or men, thirty cents per pair; silk or eight cents per pound; on round or square iron, or braS satin laced boots or bootees for women or men, seventy- ziers' rods, of three-sixteenths to ten-sixteenths of an

five cents a pair; silk or satin shoes and slippers for chil-inch in diameter, inclusive, and on iron in nail or spike Sdren, fifteen cents per pair; silk or satin laced boots or rods, or nail plates, slit, rolled, or hammered, and on iron 3 bootees for children, twenty-five cents a pair; on men's in sheets, except taggers' iron, and on hoop iron, and on silk hats, one dollar each; silk or satin hats or bonnets iron slit, rolled, or hammered, for band iron, scrolliron, or for women two dollars each; on silk shirts and drawers, casement rods, iron cables or chains, or ports thereof, whether made up wholly or in part, forty per centum manufactured in whole or in part, of whatever diamead valorem ; silk caps for women, and turbans, orna-ter, the links being of the form peculiar to chains for ca-2 ments for head dress, aprons, collars, caps, cuffs, braids, bles, two and a half cents per pound; on all other chains

curls, or frizettes, chemisettes, mantillas, pelerines, and of iron, not otherwise specified, the links being either s all other articles of silk made up by hand, in whole twisted or straight, and, when straight, of greater length

or in part, and not otherwise provided for, a duty of than those used in chains for cables, thirty per centum thirty per centum ad valorem..

ad valorem ; on anchors, or parts of anchors, manufacThird. On unmanufactured hemp, forty dollars per tured in whole or in part, anvils, blacksmiths' hammers Ston; on Manilla, Sunn, and other hemps of India, on and sledges, two and a half cents per pound; on cut or

jute, Sisal grass, coiar, and other vegetable substances wrought iron spikes, three cents per pound; and on cut Snot enumerated, used for cordage, twenty-five dollars iron nails, three cents per pound; and on wrought iron

per ton; on codilla, or tow of hemp or flax, twenty dol. nails, on axle-trees, or parts thereof, mill irons and mill Slars per ton; on tarred cables and cordage, five cents cranks of wrought iron, or wrought iron for ships, loco

per pound ; on untarred cordage, four and a half cents motives and steam engines, or iron chains other than per pound; yarns, twine, and pack thread, six cents per chain cables, and on malleable iron or castings, four pound; on seines, seven cents per pound; on cotton cents per pound; on steam, gas, or water tubes or pipes, bagging, four cents per square yard; on any other man-made of band or rolled iron, five cents per pound; on ufacture not otherwise specified, suitable for the uses to mill saws, cross cut saws and pit saws, one dollar each : S which cotton bagging is applied, whether composed in on tacks, brads and sprigs, not exceeding sixteen ouncess

whole or in part of hemp or flax, or any other material, to the thousand, five cents per thousand; exceeding sixSor imported under the designation of gunny cloth or any teen ounces to the thousand, five cents per pound; on other appellation, and without regard to the weight or taggers' iron, five per centum ad valorem: Provided, width, a duty of five cents per square yard; on sail That all articles partially manufactured, not otherwise duck, seven cents per square yard; Russia and other provided for, shall pay the same rate of duty as if wholsheetings, brown and white, twenty-five per centum ly manufactured: And provided, also, That no articles ad valorem; and on all other manufactures of hemp, or manufactured from steel, sheet, rod, hoop, or other S of which hemp shall be a component part, not specified, kinds of iron, shall pay a less rate of duty than is charge-3 twenty per centum ad valorem; on unmanufactured able on the material of which it is composed, in whole flax, twenty dollars per ton; on linens, and all other or in part, paying the highest rate of duty, either by s manufactures of flax, or of which flax shall be a compo- weight or value, and a duty of fifteen per centum ad vanent part, not otherwise specified, a duty of twenty-five lorem on the cost of the article added thereto. per centum ad valorem; on grass cloth, a duty of twen- Third. On all old or scrap iron, ten dollars per ton Pro-3 ty-five per centum ad valorem.

vided. That nothing shall be deemed old iron that has * Fourth. On stamped, printed, or painted floor oil not been in actual use, and fit only to be remanufac-> cloth, thirty-five cents per square yard; on furniture oil tured ; and all pieces of iron, except old, of more than cloth, made on Canton or cotton flannel, sixteen cents six inches in length, or of sufficient length to be made per square yard; on other furniture oil cloth, ten cents into spikes and bolts, shall be rated, aş bar, rod or hoop per square yard; on oil cloth of linen, silk, or other ma-iron, as the case may be, and pay duty accordingly : 3 Sterials, used for hat covers, aprons, coach curtains, or Provided also, That all vessels of cast iron, and all cast

similar purposes, and on medicated oil cloths, a duty of ings of iron not rough as from the mould, but partially twelve and a half cents per square yard; on Chinese or manufactured after the castings, or with handles, rings, other floor matting made of flags, jute or grass, on all hoops, or other additions of wrought iron, shall pay the other floor matting not otherwise specified, and on mats, same rates of duty herein imposed on all other manufac

of whatever materials composed, twenty-five per cent-tures of wrought iron, not herein enumerated, if that Sum ad valorem.

shall amount to more than the duty on castings. 2 SEC. 4. And be it further enacted, That from and Fourth. On muskets, one dollar and fifty cents per

after the passage of this act, there shall be levied, col- stand; rifles, two dollars and fifty cents each; on axes, Slected and paid, on the importation of the articles here- adzes, hatchets, plane irons, socket chisels and vices,

inafter mentioned, the following duties, that is to say: drawing knives, cutting knives, sickles or reaping hooks, 3 First. On iron in bars or bolts, not manufactured in scythes, spades, shovels, squares of iron or steel, plated whole or in part by rolling, seventeen dollars per ton; on or polished steel saddlery and brass saddlery, coach and

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23 harness furniture of all descriptions, steelyards and scales pound; on plain, moulded or pressed tumblers, ten cents beams, and all fire arms other than muskets and rifles, per pound; on all plain, moulded or pressed glass, when and all side arms, thirty per centum ad valorem ; on stoppered, or the bottoms ground or puntied, an addi-s square wire, used for the manufacture of stretchers for tional duty of four cents per pound : Provided, That umbrellas, when cut in pieces not exceeding the length all articles of moulded or pressed glass, being cut, roughsuitable therefor, twelve and a half per centum ad valo-ed or polished, in part or parts thereof, and all other rem.

wares or articles of flint glass, not otherwise specified, 3 Fifth. On screws made of iron, called wood screws, shall pay the duty chargeable on articles of cut glass of Stwelve cents per pound; and on all other screws of iron the description and class to which they may severally 3 not specified, thirty per centum ad valorem; on brass belong. screws, thirty cents per pound; on sheet and rolled brass, Second. On all apothecaries' vials and bottles not ex-3 a duty of thirty per centum ad valorem; on brass batte-ceeding the capacity of six ounces each, one dollar and ry, or hammered kettles, twelve cents per pound. seventy-five cents per gross; apothecaries' vials and bot

Sirth. On cast, shear, and German steel in bars, one tles exceeding six ounces, and not exceeding the capaS dollar and fifty cents per one hundred and twelve city of sixteen ounces each, two dollars and twenty-five

pounds; and on all other steel in bars, two dollars and cents per gross ; on all perfumery and fancy vials and Sfifty cents per one hundred and twelve pounds; on solid bottles, uncut, not exceeding the capacity of four ounces

headed pins, and all other package pins, not exceeding each, two dollars and fifty cents per gross; and those Sfive thousand to the pack of twelve papers, forty cents exceeding four ounces, and not exceeding in capacity per pack, and in the same proportion for a greater or(sixteen ounces each, three dollars per gross. less quantity; on pound pins, twenty cents per pound; Third. On black and green glass bottles and jars, exon sewing, tambouring, darning, netting and knitting, ceeding eight ounces, and not exceeding in capacity one Sand all other kinds of needles, a duty of twenty per cent-quart each, a duty of three dollars per gross; when exSum ad valorem; on common, tinned, and japanned ceeding the capacity of one quart each, four dollars per saddlery, of all descriptions, twenty per centum ad valo- gross; on demijohns and carboys of the capacity of half rem. .

Ja gallon or less, fifteen cents each; when exceeding in Seventh. On japanned ware of all kinds, or papier capacity half a gallon, and not exceeding three gallons mache, and plated and gilt wares of all kinds, and on each, a duty of thirty cents each ; exceeding three gal cutlery of all kinds, and all other manufactures not oth-lons, fifty cents each.

erwise specified, made of brass, iron, steel, lead, copper, Fourth. On cylinder or broad window glass, not exSpewter, or tin, or of which either of these metals is a ceeding eight by ten inches, two cents per square foot ;

component material, thirty per centum ad valorem: above that, and not exceeding ten by twelve inches, two S Provided, That all manufactures of iron and steel, or and a half cents per square foot ; above that, and not

other materials, partly finished, shall pay the same rates exceeding fourteen by ten inches, three and a half cents S of duty as if entirely finished.

per square foot; above that, and not exceeding sixteen * Eighth. On lead, in pigs and bars, three cents per by eleven inches, four cents per square foot; above that,

pound; on old and scrap lead, one cent and a half per and not exceeding eighteen by twelve inches, five cents 3 pound; leaden pipes, leaden shot, and lead in sheets, or per square foot; above eighteen by twelve inches, six

Sin any other form not herein specified, four cents per cents per square foot. On all crown window glass not 13 pound; on type metal and stereotype plates, twenty-five exceeding ten by eight inches, three and a half cents per Sper centum ad valorem ; types, whether new or old, square foot; above that, and not exceeding ten by S

twenty-five per centum ad valorem, on copper bottoms twelve inches, five cents per square foot: above that, Scut round, and copper bottoms raised at the edge, and and not exceeding fourteen by ten inches, six cents per

still bottoms cut round and turned up on the edge, and square foot ; above that, and not exceeding sixteen by parts thereof, and on copper plates or sheets weighing eleven inches, seven cents per square foot; above that, more than thirty-four ounces per square foot, com- and not exceeding eighteen by twelve inches, eight cents monly called braziers' copper, thirty per centum ad va- per square foot; and all exceeding eighteen by twelve lorem; on copper rods and bolts, nails and spikes, four inches, ten cents per square foot: Provided, That all cents per pound; on patent sheathing metal composed in glass imported in sheets or tables, without reference to 3 part of copper, two cents per pound..

form, shall pay the highest duties herein imposed on the Ninth. On tin in pigs, bars, or blocks, one per cent different descriptions of window glass. On all polished um ad valorem; tin in plates or sheets, terne plates, tag-plate glass, whether imported as window glass or howgers' tin, and tin foil, two and a half per centum ad va-ever otherwise specified, not silvered, and not exceeding orem: on silver plated metal in sheets, and on argentine twelve by eight inches, five cents per square foot : above alabata, or German silver, in sheets or otherwise, un- that, and not exceeding fourteen by ten inches, seven

manufactured, thirty per centum ad valorem ; on man-cents per square foot; above that, and not exceedings 1ufactures of German silver, bell metal, zinc and bronze, sixteen by eleven inches, eight cents per square foot ;

thirty per centum ad valorem; on zinc in sheets, ten per above that, and not exceeding eighteen by twelve inchcentum ad valorem: Provided, That old bells, or parts es, ten cents per square foot; above that, and not ex3 thereof, fit only to be remanufactured, shall not be con- ceeding twenty-two by fourteen inches, twelve cents per sidered manufactures of bell metal, but shall be admit- square foot; all above twenty-two by fourteen inches, ted free of duty; on bronze powder, bronze liquor, iron thirty per centum ad valorem; if silvered, an addition of liquor, red liquor, and seppia, twenty per centum ad va-twenty per centum shall be mude to the duty; if framed, S Slorem.

a duty of thirty per centum ad valorem: Provided, Tenth. On coal, one dollar and seventy-five cents per That on all cylinders or broad glass, weighing over one ton; on coke or culm of coal, five cents per bushel hundred pounds per one hundred square feet, and on all 3 Sec. 5. And be it further enacted. That from and crown glass weighing over one hundred and sixty >

ce of this not there shall be levied col-Ipounds per one hundred square feet. there shall be an Slected and paid, on the importation of the articles here- additional duty on the excess, at the same rate as herein inafter mentioned, the following duties, that is to say: imposed. .

1.On porcelain glass, on glass colored, or paintings on First. On all vessels or wares, articles and manufac- glass

urac-glass, a duty of thirty per centum ad valorem ; on all arStures of cut glass, when the cutting on the article does ticles or manufactures of glass not specified, connected

not exceed one-third the height or length thereof, a duty with other materials, rendering it impracticable to sepaSof twenty-five cents per pound; when the cutting ex-Trate it and determine its weight, twenty-five per centuin 2 ceeds one-third the height or length, but does not exceed ad valorem one half the same, a duty of thirty-five cents per pound; when the cutting extends to or exceeds one-half the

Fifth. On China ware, porcelain ware, earthen ware, Sheight or length thereof. a duty of forty-five cents per stone ware, and all other ware composed of earth or>

Dound: on cut glass chandeliers. candlesticks. lustres, mineral substances, not otherwise specified, whether gilt. Slenses, lamps, prisms and parts of the same, and on all painted, printed,

hon all painted, printed, plain or glazed, a duty of thirty per Zdrops, icicles, spangles and ornaments used for mount-/per centum ad valorem. Sings, a duty of forty-five cents per pound; on articles of Sixth. On tanned sole or bend leather, six cents per Splain, moulded or pressed glass, weighing over eight pound; on all upper leather, not otherwise specified,

ounces, a duty of ten cents per pound; on articles of eight cents per pound; on calf and seal skins, tanned and 3 plain, moulded or pressed glass, weighing eight ounces dressed, five dollars per dozen; on sheep skins tanned - Sor under, except tumblers, a duty of twelve cents per land dressed, or skivers, two dollars per dozen : on goats

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Sskins or morocco tanned and dressed, two dollars and and imitations thereof, and on mosaics, not specified, o

fifty cents per dozen; on kid skins or morocco tanned whatever materials composed, whether real or imitation, and dressed, one dollar and fifty cents per dozen; on set or not set, seven and a half per centum ad valorem: goat or sheep skins tanned and not dressed, one dollar on jewelry, composed of gold, silver or platina, and gold per dozen; on all kid and lamb skins tanned and not and silver leaf, twenty per centum ad valorem ; on gilt, dressed, seventy-five cents per dozen; and on skins tan-plated, or imitation jewelry, and Dutch metal in leas, Sned and dressed, otherwise than in color, to wit: fawn, twenty-five per centum ad valorem; on Scagliola table

ķid and lamb, usually known as chamois, one dollar per tops, and table tops of marble or composition, inlaid dozen; on men's boots and bootees of leather, wholly or with precious stones or small pieces of composition, partially manufactured, one dollar and twenty-five known as mosaics, on table tops of marble or composicents per pair; men's shoes and pumps, wholly or par- tion, when inlaid with various colored marbles, and on tially manufactured, thirty cents per pair; women's alabaster and spar ornaments, thirty per centum ad valoboots and bootees of leather, wholly or partially manu- rem; on manufactures of services, vessels, and wares of factured, fifty cents per pair: children's boots, bootees all kinds, not otherwise specified, of silver or gold, or of and shoes, wholly or partially manufactured, fifteen which either of these metals shall be a component mates

cents per pair; women's double soled pamps and welts, frial of chief value, whether plain, chased, engraved, or Swholly or partially manufactured, forty cents per pair; embossed, an ad valorem duty of thirty per centum. women's shoes or slippers, wholly or partially manufac- Eleventh. On all manufactures of wood, not othertured, whether, of leather, prunella, or other material, Iwise specified, thirty per centum ad valorem: Provided except silk, twenty-five cents per pair; on raw hides of That boards, planks, staves, scantlings, hewn or sawed S all kinds, whether dried or salted, five per centum ad va- timber, unwrought spars, and all other descriptions of lorem ; on all skins pickled and in casks, not specified, wood which shall have been wrought into shapes that twenty per centum ad valorem.

fit them, respectively, for any specific and permanent use, Seventh. On men's leather gloves, one dollar and without further manufacture, shall be deemed and taken twenty-five cents per dozen; women's leather habit as manufactured wood, and pay duty accordingly; and gloves, one dollar per dozen; children's leather habit on timber to be used in building wharves, and firewood, gloves, fifty cents per dozen; women's extra and demi-twenty per centum ad valorem : Provided also, That Length leather gloves, one dollar and fifty cents per dorough boards, planks, staves, scantling and sawed tim-> zen; children's extra and demi-length leather gloves, ber, not planed or wrought into any shapes for use, shall seventy-five cents per dozen; on leather caps or hats, pay a duty of twenty per centum ad valorem. And proleather braces or suspenders, and on all other braces or vided further. That rose wood, satin wood, maho

suspenders, of whatever material or materials composed, gany, and cedar wood, shall pay a duty of fifteen per Sexcept India rubber, and on leuther bottles, patent lea-centum ad valorem; on walking canes and sticks,

ther, and all other manufactures of leather, or of which frames and sticks for umbrellas, for parasols, and for sun Sleather is a component material of chief value, not oth-shades, cabinet wares or household furniture not others erwise specified, a duty of thirty-five per centum ad va-wise specified, musical instruments of all kinds, car-> lorem.

riages and parts thereof, thirty per centum ad valorem: 3 Eighth. On furs of all kinds on the skin, undressed, Provided also. That strings for musical instruments, 3 five per centum ad valorem ; on furs dressed on the skin, of catgut or whipgut, and all other strings or thread of on all hatters' furs, whether dressed or undressed, not on similar materials, shall pay a duty of fifteen per centurn the skin, twenty-five per centum ad valorem; fur hats, lad valorem. caps, muffs, tippets, and other manufactures of fur not Sspecified. thirty-five per centum ad valorem: fur hat! Twelfth. On unmanufactured marble in the rough

bodies, frames of felts, manufactured, not put in form or slab or block, twenty-five per centum ad valorem : on Strimmed, or otherwise, twenty-five per centum ad valo-marble busts or statuary, not specially imported, as here

rem: hats of wool bat bodies or felts made in whole or inatier provided for, and on all other manufactures of's S in part of wool, eighteen cents each.

marble not specified, a duty of thirty per centum ad va

lorem ; on slates of all kinds, paving tiles and bricks, s Ninth. On hats and bonnets for men, women and twenty-five per centum ad valorem; on baskets and

children, from Panama, Manilla, Leghorn, Naples, or other manufactures not specified, of grass, straw, ozier or elsewhere, composed of satin-straw, chip, grass, straw, or willow, and palm leaf, twenty-five per centum ad va-3 palm leaf, rattan, willow, or any other vegetable sub-lorem ; on wax, amber, or composition beads, and all stance, or of hair, whalebone, or other material not oth-other beads not otherwise enumerated, and shell or fancy erwise specified, a duty of thirty-five per centum ad va- boxes not otherwise specified, twenty-five per centum lorem: Provided, That all flats, braids, plaits, spartere, ad valorem : on combs for the hair, of whatever mate-3 or willow squares, used for making hats or bonnets, rial composed, twenty-five per centum ad valorem; ona shall pay the same rate of duty as manufactured hats or brushes and brooms of all kinds, thirty per centum ad bonnets.

valorem ; and on bristles, one cent per pound : on dos Tenth. On all ornamental feathers and artificial flow- and toys of every description, of whatever material or ers, or parts thereof, of whatever material composed, I materials composed, thirty per centum ad valorem: on hair bracelets, chains, ringlets, curls, or braids, human metal buttons of all kinds, thirty per centum ad valorem hair cleaned and prepared for use, and on fans, of every I Provided, That all such buttons, not exceeding in description, twenty-five per centum ad valorem: on all value one dollar per gross, shall be valued at one dollar. hair, human or otherwise, uncleaned and unmanufac- and be charged with duty accordingly: on all other Stured, ten per centum ad valorem: on hair cloth or seat-buttons, and on all button moulds, of whatever material

ing, and on hair belts and hair gloves, twenty-five per composed, twenty-five per centum ad valorem: Procentum ad valorem ; on curled hair and mess, for beds vided, That lastings, prunellas, and similar fabrics, not or mattresses, ten per centum ad valorem ; on feathers specified, when imported in strips, pieces or patterns, of for beds, and on downs of all kinds, twenty-five per the size and shape suitable for the manufacture exclucentum ad valorem; on India rubber oil cloth, webbing, sively of buttons, shoes or bootees, and that mohair or shoes, braces or suspenders, or other fabrics or manufac- worsted cloth, black linen canvass, figured satin, and tured articles composed wholly or in part of India rub-figured or brocaded or Terry, velvet, when imported in ber, thirty per centum ad valorem Provided, That strips, pieces or patterns, of the size and shape suitable braces or suspenders of that material, not exceeding in for the manufacture exclusively of buttons, tortoise shell, value two dollars per dozen, thall be valued at two dol- ivory or teeth of elephants unmanufactured, horns and lars per dozen, and pay duty accordingly. On all teeth, and horn and bone tips, shall be admitted to entry clocks, twenty-five per centum ad valorem; glaziers' at a duty of five per centum ad valorem; otherwise to diamonds, when set, twenty-five per centum ad valorem; be subject to the rates of duty chargeable on them reon ship or box chronometers, twenty per centum ad va- spectively, according to their component materials. 3 lorem; and on watches, or parts of watches, and watch SEC. 6. And be it further enacted, That from and materials, not specified, seven and a half per centum ad after the passage of this act, there shall be levied, col

valorem ; on diamonds, seven and a half per centum ad lected and paid, on the importation of the articles hereSvalorem; on crystals of glass for watches, and on glasses inafter mentioned, the following rates of duty, that is to

or pebbles for spectacle or eye-glasses, when not set, say: two dollars per gross ; on gems, pearls, or precious On white or red leads, litlarge, or acetate or chromate stones, seven per centum ad valorem ; on imitations of lead, dry or ground in oil, four cents per pound; on whithereof, and compositions of glass or paste, on cameos, ting or Paris white, and all ochres or ochry earths used in s wwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww

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3 the composition of painters' colors, wboa dry, one centj sugar, or of sugar cane, and on brown clayod sugar. two

per pound, when ground io oil, one cent and a half per and a half conta per pound; on all other sugars, when 3 pound; on sulphate of barytes, one half cent per pound; advanced beyond the raw stata, by claying, boiling,

on linseed, hempseed, and rapeseed oil, twenty-five cents clarifying, or other process, and not yet refined, four per gallon; on putty, one cent and a half per pound. cents per pound; on refined sugars, (whether loaf, lump, a

SEC. 7. And be it further enacted, That from and after crushed, or pulverized, and when, after being refined, the passage of this act, there shall be levied, collected they have been tinctured, colored, or in any way adul-3

and paid, on the importation of the articles hereinafter terated,) and on sugar candy, six cents per pound; on Srpentioned, the following rates of duty, that is to say : molasses, four and a half mills per pound : Provided, 3. First. On bank, folio, quarto post of all kinds, and That all syrups of sugu or sugar cane, entered under

letter and bank note paper, seventeen cents per pound; the designation of molasses, or any other appellation on antiquarian, dery, drawing, elephant, double ele-than "syrup of sugar," or of sugar cane, shall be liabla phant, footscap, imperial, medium, pot, pith, royal, su- to forfeiture to the United States; on comfits, on sweetper-royal and writing paper, fifteen cents per pound; on meats, or fruits preserved in molasses, sugar, or brandy, Scopperplate, blotting, copying, colored for labels, co- and on confectionary of all kinds not otherwise speci

lored for needles, marble or fancy colored, glass paper, fied, twenty-five per centum ad valorem: Provided Smorocco paper, pasteboard, pressing boards, sand paper, further, That an inspection, under such regulations as tissue paper, and on all gold or silver paper, whether in the Secretary of the Treasury may prescribe, shall be sheets or stripe, twelve and a half cents per pound; on made of all sugars and molasses imported from foreign colored, copperplate, printing and stainers' paper, ten countries, in order to prevent frauds, and to prevent the cents per pound; on binders' boards, box boards, mill introduction of sugars, syrup of sugar, syrup of cane, or boards, paper-makers' boards, sheathing, wrapping and battery syrup, under the title of molasses, or in any other cartridge paper, three cents per pound; and on all paper improper manner.

envelopes, whether plain, ornamental or colored, and Second. On cocoa. one cent per pound: choco-3 Son all billet-doux or fancy note paper, of whatever late, four cents per pound; on mace, fifty cents per

form or size, when of less size than letter paper, thirty pound; nutmegs, thirty cents per pound; cloves, eight, per centum ad valorem: on inusic paper, with lines, and cents per pound: cinnamon, twenty-five cents per on paper glit or covered with metal other than gold or pound; oil of cloves, thirty cents per pound; Chinese silver, paper snuff boxes, japanned or not japanned, and cassia, five cents per pound, pimento, five cents per 3 other fancy paper boxes, twenty-five per centum ad vu-l pound: on black pepper, five cents per pound; Cayenne

lorem ; on all paper hangings, or paper for screens or and African or Chili pepper, ten cents per pound; ginfireboards, thirty-five per contum ad valorem; on all ger, ground, four cents per pound; ginger in the root, blank or visiting cards, twelve cents per pound: on play-iwhen not preserved, two cents per pound; on mustard, ing cards, twenty-five cents per pack; on blank books, twenty-five per centum ad valorem ; on mustard secd, when bound, twenty cents per pound, when unbound, and on linsend five ner centum ad vnlorem: on cam-> fifteen cents per pound; on all parchment and vellum, phor, refined, twenty cents per pound; crude camphor, 3 and on asses' skin and imitation thereof, wafers, sealing tive cents per pound : on indigo, five cents per pound; wax, and black lead pencils, crayons of all kinds, and on woad or pastel, one cent per pound; on ivory or bone metallic pens, twenty-five per centum ad valorem ; ink blach, three-fourths of one cent per pound; on alum, and ink powder of all kinds, twenty-five per centuin adlone cent and a half per pound: on opium, seventy-five valorem ; quillis prepared or manufactured, twenty-cents per pound; on quicksilver, five per centum ad five per centum ad valorem; quills unprepared or un-I valorem: on roll brimstone, calomel, and other mercumanufactured, fifteen per centum ad valorem ; on rags, rial preparations, corrosive sublimate, and red precipiof whatever material, waste or shoddy, a quarter of one tate, twenty-five per centum ad valorem: on glue, five

cent per pound; on all other paper not enumerated, cents per pound : on gun-powder, eight cents per pound; 3 fifteen cents per pound.

on copperas and green vitriol, two cents per pound; on Second. On all books printed in the English lan-blue or Roman vitriol, or sulphate of copper, four cents guage, or of which English forms the text, when bound, per pound; on oil of vitriol, or sulphuric acid, one cent

thirty cents per pound, when in sheets or boards, twenty per pound; on almonds and prunes, three cents per 3 cents per pound: Provided, That whenever the im- pound; on sweet oil of almonds, nine cents per pound; 3 porter shall prove, to the satisfaction of the collector, on dates, one cent per pound; on currants, three cents when the goods are entered, that any such book has per pound; figs, two cents per pound; on all nuts not been printed and published abroad more than one year, specified, except those used for dying, one cent per and not re-published in this country, or has been printed pound; on muscatel and bloom raisins, either in boxes and published abroad more than five years before such or jars, three cents per pound, and on all other raisins, importation, then and in such case said books shall be two cents per pound; on olives, thirty per centum ad admitted at one half of the above rate of duties; Pro- valorem, vided, That the said terms of one year and five years Third. On olive oil in casks, twenty cents per gal shall in no case commence, or be computed at and from lon: olive salad oil in bottles or betties, thirty per cen

a day before the passing of this act; on all books printed tum ad valorem; all other olive oil, not salad, and not Sin Latin or Greek, or in which either language forms otherwise specified, twenty per centum ad valorem; ons the text, when bound, fifteen cents per pound; when spermaceti oil of foreign fisheries, twenty-five cents per unbound, thirteen cents per pound: on all books printed gallon : whale or other fish oil, not sperm, of foreign in Hebrew, or of which that language forms the text, I fisheries, fifteen cents per gallon; whale bone, the prowhen bound, ten cents per pound, and when unbound, duct of foreign fisheries, twelve and a half per centum eight cents per pound: Provided, That all books printed ad valorem ; on spermaceti, or wax candles, and on in foreign languages, Latin, Greek, and Hebrew ex-candles of spermaceti and wax combined, cight cents

cepted, shall pay a duty of five cents per volume, when per pound; wax tapers, thirty per centum ad valorem ; 2 bound or in boards, and when in sheets or pamphlets, fit-tallow candles, four cents per pound: on tallow, one Steen cents per pound and editions of works in the Greek, cent per pound bees' wax, bleached or unbleached,

Latin, Hebrew or English language, which have been and shoemakers' wax, fifteen per centum ad valorem; <>printed forty years prior to the date of importation, shall on Windsor. shaving, and all other perfumed or fancy

pay a duty of five cents per volume; and all reports of soaps, or wash balls, and Castile soap, thirty per centum legislative committees appointed under foreign govern- ad valorem ; on all other hard soaps, four cents per ments shall pay a duty of five cents per volume; on pound : and on all soft soap, fifty cents per barrel : on

polyglots, lexicons and dictionaries, five cents per pound; marrow, grease, and all other soap stocks and soap Son books of engravings or plates, with or without letter stuffs, ten per centum ad valorem; on starch, two cents press, whether bound or unbound, and on maps and per pound: on pearl or hulled barley, two cents per charts, twenty per centum ad valorem.

pound; on corks, thirty per centum ad valorem; on SEC.8. And be it further enacted, That from and after manufactures of cork, twenty-five per centum ad valothe passage of this act, there shall be levied, collected rem ; on sponges and spunk, twenty per centum ad yaand paid, on the importation of the articles hereinafter lorem; on oranges and lemons in boxes, barrels or casks, mentioned, the following duties, that is to say:

and on grapes not dried, in boxes, kegs, or jars, twenty First. On raw sugar, (commonly called brown su- per centum ad valorem. 3 car.) not advanced beyond its raw state, by claying. Fourth. On salt, eight cents per bushel of fifty-six

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