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whence imported, shall exceed two dollars and fifty cents the square yard, and shall not exceed four dollars the square yard, shall be deemed to have cost, at the place whence imported, four dollars the square yard, and a duty of forty per cent. ad valorem, shall be levied, collected, and paid, on such valuation, until the thirtieth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-nine, and from that time a duty of forty-five per centum ad valorem.

Sixth. On all manufactures of wool, or of which wool shall be a component part, except as aforesaid, the actual value of which, at the place whence imported, shall exceed four dollars the square yard, there shall be levied, collected, and paid, a duty of forty-five per cent. ad valorem, until the thirtieth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-nine, and from that time a duty of fifty per centum ad valorem.

Seventh. On woolleu blankets, hosiery, mits, gloves, and bindings, thirty-five per cent. ad valorem. On clothing ready made, fifty per centum ad valorem.

Eighth. On Brussels, Turkey and Wilton carpets and carpetings, Elghm seventy cents per square yard. On all venetian and ingrin [ingrain] carpets or carpeting, forty cents per square yard. On all other kinds of carpets and carpeting, of wool, flax, hemp, or cotton, or parts of either, thirty-two cents per square yard. Ou all patent printed or painted floor cloths, fifty cents per square yard. On oil cloth other than that usually denominated patent floor cloth, twenty-five cents per square yard. Ou furniture oil cloth, fifteen cents per square yard. On floor matting made of Bags or other materials, fifteen cents per square yard.

Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That from and after the thirtieth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-eight, there shall be levied, collected, and paid on the importation of the following articles, in lieu of the duty now imposed by law:

First. sfélgligllglggg On unmanufactured hemp, forty-five dollars per ton, until the duties_ thirtieth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-nine, from On unmanu- which time, five dollars per ton in addition, per annum, until the duty l`“°*“’°‘l l‘€"’l’· shall amount to sixty dollars per ton. On cotton bagging, four and a half cents per square yard, until the thirtieth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-nine, and afterwards a duty of five cents per square yard.

Second. 0,, ,,,,m,,,,,,_ On unmanufactured flax, thirty-five dollars per ton, until the factored nar. thirtieth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-nine, from which time an additional duty of five dollars per ton, per annum, until the duty shall amount to sixty dollars per ton.

Third. on ml duck. On sail duck, nine cents per square yard; and, in addition thereto, one half cent yearly, until the same shall amount to twelve and a half cents per square yard.

Fourth. On molasses. On molasses, ten cents per gallon.

Fifth. On allimport- On all imported distilled spirits, fifteen cents per gallon, in ad- ¤¢l distilled li- dition to the duty now imposed by law.

Sixth. ‘l"g;”;" mmm On all manufactures of silk, or of which silk shall he a comix0m.,, of silk, ponent material, coming from beyond the Cape of Good Hope, a duty of &¤- thirty per centum ad valorem; the additional duty of live per centum to take effect from and afier the thirtieth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-nine ; and on all other manufactures of silk, or of which silk shall beacomponent material, twenty per centum ad valorem.

On indigo_ On indigo, an additional duty of five cents the pound, from the thirtieth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-nine, until the thirtieth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and thirty, and from that time an additional duty of ten cents each year, until the whole duty shall amount to fifty cents per pound.

Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, That, from and after the thirtieth day 30, 1828, no of June, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-eight, no drawback of