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Per Cent.
For Receiving and Remitting Moneys from which
no other remuneration is derived,
" Effecting Insurance, when the premium amounts
to forty dollars, or less,
$2 00
" Effecting Insurance, when the premium exceeds
forty dollars on the amount of premium,
On Outfits and Disbursements, 21/2

☞ The above Commissions to be exclusive of Storage,
Brokerage, and every other charge actually incurred.

The risk of loss by fire, unless insurance be ordered, and
of robbery, theft, and other unavoidable occurrences, if the
usual care be taken to secure the property, is, in all cases,
to be borne by the proprietors of the goods.

Interest to be charged at the rate of Ten per cent, per
annum on all debts, after maturity, until paid.

For Receiving and Forwarding Goods, exclusive of charges
actually incurred.

Sugar, per hhd. $00 50
Tobacco, per hhd. 50
Pork, Beef, and Whiskey, in bbls., per bbl. 10
Flour, Beans, Wheat, Beeswax, &c. " " 61/4
Corn, Wheat, Salt, &c., per sack. 4
Lead, per pig, 2
Merchandise, assorted, per 100 lbs.pounds 10
Lard, per keg, 4
Gunpowder, per keg, 25
Carriages, each, 5 00
Gigs, " 3 00

And other articles in proportion.

Rates Of Storage.

Per Month.
On each hogshead of Tobacco, 00 50
" " " Sugar, 50
" " " Molasses, 75
" " " Bacon, 371/2
" " " pipe or hhd. Liquor, 50