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A STATEMENT of the Quantities of the several kinds of Grain and Meal, in quarters, imported from each country, in the year 1844.—Parl. Paper, 1845.

Peas Wheat-meal) Countries from which imported. Wheat. Barley. Oats. Rye. Beans.jor Flour. Russia.....

104458 232131 694001

830

748 Cwts. 7) Sweden...

10661 30897 26360

43

2637. Norway.... Denmark..

942891 476450 55593 6433 Prussia......

5517481 2924701 73625) 19266 46449 (iermany....

1072001 57400 30727 11 48721 61773 SHolland..

11772 1658 40128

26621 Belgium....

1101 5628 1598

53881 France....

45044
501

2611
Spain and the Balearic Isles
SGibraltar.....

..... SItaly and the Italian Isles...

80300

10781 SMalta..

6163

14674 Turkey ......

18221
5751

124 Egypt ......

26564 6381

63379 (Cape of Good Hope.......

Mauritius..... (East India Company's Territories, and Ceylon.......

80476 Philippine Islands ..........

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Brit. Settlements in Australia...
British North American Colonies
British West Indies.........
(Foreign West Indies....
United States of America..
Mexico ....................
Chili......................
Isles of Guernsey, Jersey, Alderney,..
and Man (foreign produce)....

Total .....
Total reëxported in 1844.......

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IMPORTS OF CHEESE JOENSUS OF THE CITY OF N. YORK.} Into Great Britain since 1833, in cwts. Wds. 1830. 1835. 1840. -1845.--

Males. Females. Total.) From

I. 11,331 10,380 10,629 6,549 5,681 12,209 Fron From

other

Total. 11. 8,203 7,549 6,394 3,947 3,015 6,962 Ameri- Holland.

parts of

III. 9,599 10,984 11,581 6,449 5,451 11,900 Europe.

IV. 12,705 15,439 15,770 12,318 8,682 21,000

V. 17,722 18,495 19,159 9,501 19,861 20,3627 1833 None. 131355

1712 134073

VI. 13,570 16,827 17,1989,716 9,627 19,313) 1834 145004

1584 146594

VII. 15,873 21,481 22,982 11,917 13,585 25,502) 1835 139694

1152

1140852] VIII. 20.729 28.570 29,073 14.239 16,607 30.946) 1836 210024

1143 211169 IX. 22,310 20,618 24,795 14,295 16,612 30,9075 1837 235973

1726 237732 X. 16,438 20,926 29,026 10,010 10,983 20.993 1838 2256951

2179 227877 XI. 14,915 26,845 17,052 13,339 13,920 27,259 51839 209547

1389 None.

XII. 11,808 21,137 11,652 210436

6,879 6,499 13,378 XIII. 12,598

18,517 17,130

10,750 11,661 22,411) $1840 224957

226462 41

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XIV. 14,288 17,306 20,235 10,065 11.038 21,103) 1841 15154 254995

270149| XV. ....... 13,202 17,755 8,112 11,310 19,432) 1842 140981

165614
1797481 XVI. .....

22,273 19,723 20,614 40,337 1843 42312

136998

179389 XVII. ..... ... 18,619 12,556 14,591 27,147 1844 531151

1606541 1213769 Total.. 202,589 270,089 312,710 180,365 190,737 371,102

From all European

Countries.

(October 1st, 1846.)

EXECUTIVE-PRESIDENT AND CABINET: SJAMES K. POLK, of Tennessee, President ......... .............. Salary $25,000 SGEORGE M. DALLAS, of Pennsylvania, Vice-President .....

6,000 SJAMES BUCHANAN, of Pennsylvania, Secretary of State ...........

6,000 ROBERT J. WALKER, of Mississippi, Secretary of the Treasury ....

6,000 WILLIAM L. MARCY, of New York, Secretary of War...

6,000 JOHN Y. MASON, of Virginia, Secretary of the Navy. ........

6,000 Acting Attorney General....

4,000 (CAVE JOHNSON, of Tennessee, Postmaster-General...........

6,000

JUDICIARY-SUPREME COURT. ROGER B. TANEY, of Maryland, Chief Justice ....Salary $5,000. SAMUEL NELSON, of N. Y. Associate Justice.(JAMES M. WAYNE, of Ga. Associate Justice. LEVI WOODBURY, of N. H.

JOHN MCKINLEY, of Ala. JOHN MCLEAN, of Ohio,

WILLIAM CATRON, of Tenn. ROBERT C. GRIER, of Penn. is

(PETER V. DANIEL, of Va. (Salary of Associate Justices, $4,500

Major-General of the Army-WINFIELD SCOTT, of New Jersey,

X XI Xth CONGRESS.
Assembled December 1st, 1845; Expires March 3d, 1847.

SENATE.
GEORGE M. DALLAS, of Pennsylvania, President.
Members. Term expires. Members. Term expires. Members. "Term cxpires.
MAINE.
DELAWARE.

TENNESSEE. George Evans .............1891

.......1847) Thomas Clayton .......... .1847 Spencer Jarnagin ..........1847 John Fairfield ............1851 John M. Clayton ...........1851 Hopkins L. Turney........1851 NEW HAMPSHIRE.

MARYLAND.

KENTUCKY. (Joseph Cilley, .............1847 James A. Pearce ............1849 James T. Morehead .........1847 Charles G. Atherton ....... 1849 Reverdy Johnson ...........1851 John J. Crittenden .........18493 VERMONT. VIRGINIA

OHIO. William Upham......... ......1849 William S. Archer.

1847/William Allen ........ 1849 Samuel S. Phelps ...........1851 Isaac S. Pennybacker 1851 Thomas Corwin ....... 1851 MASSACHUSETTS. NORTH CAROLINA.

INDIANA. Daniel Webster ......... ...1847 Willie P. Mangum .........1847 Edward A. Hannegan......1849 John Davis ................1851(Vacancy.]

......1849 Jesse D. Bright

1851 RHODE ISLAND. SOUTH CAROLINA.

ILLINOIS. James F. Simmons......

......1847 John C. Calhoun...........1847 James Semple.............1847 Albert C. Grcene ...........1851 George McDuffie.... ........1849 Sidney Breese.............1849 CONNECTICUT.

GEORGIA,

MISSOURI. John M. Niles..............1849 John McP Berrien .........1847|David R. Atchison .........18497 Jabez W. Huntington ......1851/Walter T. Colquitt. ........1849 Thomas H. Benton.........1851) NEW-YORK. ALABAMA.

ARKANSAS. John A. Dix ...............1847 Dixon H. Lewis............1847|Chester Ashley............1847) Daniel 8. Dickinson .... ....1851 Arthur P. Bagby..

1849 Ambrose H. Sevier .......

vier ........1849 NEW JERSEY. MISSISSIPPI.

MICHIGAN. Jacob W. Miller....... ....1847 Joseph W. Chalmers

William Woodbridge .......1847 William L. Dayton .........1851 Jesse Speight..............1851 Lewis Cass ................1851) PENNSYLVANIA. LOUISIANA.

FLORIDA, Simon Cameron .... ...1849 Alexander Barrow..........1847|James D. Westcott........1849 Daniel Sturgeon ...18511 Henry Johnson . ...1849 David Yulee..............1851

TEXAS. [Whigs, in Italics, 25; Locos, in Roman, 30.]

Samuel Houston.........1849
Thomas J. Rusk..........1851

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POLITICAL HISTORY-1846.

CONGRESS.

On the 1st of December, 1845, the Twenty-gress the Joint Resolutions consenting to the Sninth Congress convened in Washington to Annexation of Texas. Texas on her part commence its First Session. Mr. James K. had likewise assented to Annexation on the Polk had been inaugurated as President terms prescribed by our Congress and was nearly nine months before, but had enjoyed now formally knocking at the door of our no opportunity till now of influencing through Union, an entrance through which had al-X Legislative action, the Policy of the Country, ready been guarantied her. All beside resave by his personal efforts before his Inau- mained as before Polk's election. guration (Feb. 1845) to push through Con-||

CONDITION OF THE COUNTRY. This was, by common consent, prosperous were minutely examined, it would be diffi-> (and satisfactory. The National Industry, cult-we think impossible-to point out any? protected by the wise and beneficent Tariff other period in which its advancement ins of 1842, was better employed than and as Industry, Population, Arts, Wealth and GenSwell compensated as at almost any former eral Well-being was so striking as during)

period. · The Farmer was receiving in the the two years 1844 and '45—that is, from the Saverage good prices for his products. Manu- time that the Tariff of 1842 had made itself facturing and Mechanical Industry were ad- thoroughly felt in all departments of Indusvancing with giant strides, and rapidly dif-try down to the commencement of systemSfusing themselves over sections of the Country atic and formidable efforts for its overthrow.

where they had previously been almost un- In no other two years had more of our Soil (known. Commerce and Navigation were been reclaimed from the primitive wilderactive and flourishing, being buoyed up by ness and covered with industrious and thrifty the general employment and efficiency of cultivators. Never had oir aggregates of Labor and the consequent ability to purchase Agricultural Products been higher, nor ours, on the part of the great mass of the People. general extension of or improvement in till? Our Exports and Imports were neither so age been more decided. Yet during these large nor so small as they had been in former two years the abstraction of Labor and Skill years, but they were over One Hundred Mil- from Agricultural to Manufacturing avoca : Slions of Dollars' worth each, and the balance tions had been very great, as is evinced by

was on the right side. Our Revenue was the general increase of population in Cities Jabundant, steady, and our small National and Villages, the activity which prevailed in

Debt, contracted under the Revenue Tariff of Lumbering, Brick-making, Building, &c. &c. (1840 to '42, was steadily diminishing at the the multiplication of Mills, Factories, Rail->

rate of several Millions per annum. Nobody roads, Machinery, &c. &c. And, while we? 3spoke or thought of a necessity to borrow were thus adding millions on millions to the again, and all were regretting that our.little sum of our National Wealth at home, we? debt did not fall due at an earlier day, so were steadily reducing the amount not only Sthat it might be promptly extinguished. of our Governmental but of our Commercial

If the history and progress of the Nation indebtedness abroad--indebtedness contract->

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