The Saint Louis directory,for the year 1842 ... with a sketch of the city of Saint Louis ..

Rates for receiving and forwarding Goods, exclusive of charges
actually incurred.
Sugar, per hhd. 50
Tobacco, per hhd. 50
Pork, Beef and Whiskey, in bbls.,
per bbl.
10
Flour, Beans, Wheat, Beeswax, &c.
per bbl.
Corn, Wheat, Salt, &c., per sack, 4
Lead, per pig, 2
Merchandise, ass'd., per 100 lbs. 10
Lard, per keg, 4
Gunpowder, per keg, 25
Carriages, each, $5 00
Gigs, 3 00
All other articles in proportion.