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LIST of SHIPS trading to INDIA and Eastward of the CAPE of GOOD HOPE.

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Reference for Freight or
Destination. Ships' Names. Owners or Consignees. Captains. .

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Sovereigns

Rupees.

Is. 1140.

Bum. Rupees.
Registry of the Notes.
Bank of England Notes . .10 8 10 10 12 each.
Spanish Dollars......S.Rs. 209 per 100 dollars.

Bulljon, &c.

............10 0 10 10 12 each. On Madras, ditto, Sa. Rs. 94 per 100 Madras On Bombay, so days' sight, Sa. Rs. 92 per 100 Buy, Is. 1910. to is, 11d.-to Sell, 18. itd. to

Excbange. 0. London, 6 months' sight, per Sic. Rupee-to Premium 50 to 55 per cent. nominal.

Bank Shares.
laterest on Loans ........ .........3 0 ditto.
Discount on Bills.........S Rs. 2 8 to 30 per cent.

Bank of Bengal Rates.
ference in the premium arising according to the
Non Remittable ...,11 8 to 15 o 'dilla--the dif.
Remittable.... S.Rs. 58 8 10 39 o per cent. prem.

Government Securities.
Calcutta, Dec. 24, 1823.

EXCHANGES.
INDIAN SECURITIES AND

Rupees.

100 Sicca RS.
Unremittable.
Remittable...
-10 Sell 18.104d. to 18. lofd.
On Calcutta, at 60 days' sight-to Buy Is. sfd.

Exchange.
London, April 29, 1824.
On Madras, ditin, 99 Bom. Rs. per 100 Madras
On Calcutta, at 80 days' sight, 105 Bom. Rs. per
On London, at 6 months' sight, is. 8 d. per Rupee.

Exchange.
Non Remittable.. 118 ..ditto......

per ditto. Remittable ......140 Bom. Rs., per 100 Sicca Rs.

Company's Paper.
Bombay, Dec. 10, 1823.

Government Securities,
Madras, Dec. 24, 1829.

..10........ditto.
..365 per cent. premium.

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EAST-INDIA COMPANY'S SHIPS of the Season 1823-24, with their Managing Owners, Commanders, Officers, Time of Sailing, &c.

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L. S. d. L. S. d. Cochineal............. ...b. 0 3 0 to 0 Cotfee, Java ............cwl. 3 15

0 Cheribuni.

S 5 0

S 10 0 Sumatra. .............

2 17 0 9 2 0 Bourbon Mocha

5 0

7 0 O Cullou, Surat... ...... .lb. O 0 6

0 0 8 Madras

0 0 6 0 0 7 Bengal

0 0 6

0 0 7 Bourbon

009 Drugs, &c. for Dyeing.

Aloed, Epirica.......cwl. 11 0 0 25 0 0 Aunisceus, Star........... S 0 0

9 5 0 Borax, Renned.......... 2 6 0 2120 - Unrefined, or Tincal 8 0

212 0 Camphire unrefined...... 9 5 0 TO 0 0 Cardemoms, Malabar..lb 0 2 0

0 3 0 Ceylon............. Cassia. Buds..........cwl. 17 0 0 18 0 0 Lignea

7 5 0

8 0 0 Castor Oil..............b. 0 0 8

0 0 Chua Root..........CHI,

110 0

0 0 Cuculus Indicus.......... 2 15 0

3 Colunbo Root............ Dragon's Bloud...... 7 00

0 0 Gum Am niuniac, lump..

4 10 0

0 0 Arabic..........

3 0 0

5 5 0 Assafoetida.........

3 0 0 - 10 0 0
Benjamin .......... 3 0 0 50 0 o
Alinii...........cwt. 2 0 0 10 0 0
Galbanum..........
Gambogium ....... 12 0 0 15 0 0
Myrrh..

4 0

IS 0 0 . Olibaliun.

2100 4 10 0 Lac Lake... ...........lb. 0

0 0 Dye......

03 O

0 5 6 Shell, Block....... 3 10 0

5 D

0 Shivered ...........

9 10 0

5 10 0 Stick...............

0 15 0

1 10 0 Musk, China..........02. 0 0 0

015 0 Nux Vomica.........CWI. 018 0

3 0 Oil Cassia ............02. 0 0 9

O TO ( Cinnainon..

0 15 0 017 0
Cioves...
Mace...............

0
0 8

0 0 9 Nutmegs

0 20 0 2 0 Oprul..

.Io. Rhubarb

0 1 0 05 3

L.d. Sal Ammoniac ......cwl.

0 Senna......

.....1b, 00 6 Turmerich, Java....cwt. 1 16 0 Bengal

17 0 China

5 0 Zedoary: Galls, in Sorts..

6 0 0 Blue....

7 00 Indigo, Blue ........... Ib.

Purple and Violet 09 3
Fine Violet.......
Good Diito....

0 8 3 Fine Violet & Copper 0

8 0
Good Ditto...... 0 7 9
Ordmary Ditto........
Consuming qualities. O 5 6

Madras Fincand Good
Rice, Bengal............CW. .01)

0 Sathower

1 15 0

0 16 0 Saltpelre, Retiued.... ..... 0 19 0 Silk, Bengal skein .....Ib.

Novi
Diilu While..
China ..

Organzine.....
Spices, Cinnainon........lb. 0
Cloves..

0
Mace,

0 Nutmegs.

3 5 Ginger..

...cwl.

1 2 0 Pepper, Black .... lb. White

0 1 3 Sugar', Yellow......... cwl.

1 6 0 White

110 0 Brown.

0 18 Manilla and Java 019 0 Tea, Bohea ........

ib, 0 2 3 Congoll...

0 2 7 Souchong..

0 9 Campoi

0
Twankay

03 6
Pekue....
Hyson Skin .......
Hysun.

0 39 Gunpowder ........... Tortoiscshell.....

119 0 Wood, Saunders Red..con 10 0 0

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GOODS DECLARED FOR SALE AT

THE E.SI-INDIA HOUSE.

For Sale 5 May-Prompt 30 July. Prirate-Trade - Bandun noes – Chiniz-Choppals-Cushtaes-Crabs - Khallah Ghillee--Sool Rumals--annoes-sallampores-Moorces-Nankeens – Madras Handkerchiels – Ventapollam Handkerchiels-Silk Handkerchicfs - Silk Piece Goods - Wrought Silks - Lusirings - CrapeChina Crape Shawis-Shawls-Damasks.

For Sale 10 May-Prompt 6 August. Company's - Cinnunon Mace - Nutmegs Salıpetre-Black and White Pepper.

Licensed.-Cloves-Cinnamon-Nutmegs-Cassia Lignea-Saltpetre-Black and White Pepper -Oil of Clunes-Oil of Cianamun-Oil of Cassia.

For Sale 12 May.- Prompt 6 August. Company's-Cardemoms.

Licensed. -Assafoetida - Camphor - BoraxTincal-Shellac-Lac Dye-Galls-Rlue GallsGun Animi-Gum Ammoniac -Gum ArabicGum Benjamin-Dragon's Bluod-Gum MyrrhGuin Seneca-Olibanum-Aloes-Sen na- Turme. ric-Manjeel-Cuich--Myrabolanes -SaftlowerCowries-Hurlookey-Soap -Castor Oil - Caja

For Sale 21 May- Prompt 20 August. Cumpany's and Licensed -- Cuitou Wool,

For Sale 1 JunePrompt 27 August. Tea--Bohea, 500,000 lbs.; Congou, Campoi, Pekuc, and Souchong, 5,350,000 lbs. ; Twankay and Hyson Skin 1,000,000 lbs.; Hysun, 400,000 Tus.-Total, including Private-Trade, 7,250,000 lbs.

For Sale 9 June.- Prompt 3 September. Company's, - Bengal and Coast Piece Goods, Damaged Goods, and Cuilico Wrappers,

For Sale 21 June.- Prompt 8 October. Company's -China and Bengal Raw Silk. Private-Trade--Shawl Wool.

CARGOES OF EAST-INDIA COMPA

NY'S SHIPS LATELY ARRIVED. CARGOES of the Charles Graul, Farquharson,

Inglis, Hertfordshire, and Kellie Castle, from China; and the Thomas Grenville and Princess Charloile of Wales, from Bengal and Madras. Company's.-Tea-Bengal Piece Goods-China and Bengal Raw Silk-Salt petre-Cotton.

Private-Trade and Privilege.-Tea-China and Bengal Raw Silk - Nankeens - Shawls-SilksHemp - Tortoiseshell - Seed Pearl and Coral Beads-Ivory Ware - Dragon's Blood-IndigoIndian Ink-Paper-Bamboo Canes-Whanghees - Black Bamboo Canes--Mats-Sapan Wood Madeira and Sherry Wine.

puta Oil.

For Sale 14 May.--Prompt 6 August. Licensed and Privule-Trade.-Elephants' Teeth -Hippopotamus' Teeth--Tortoiseshell-MotherO's Pearl Shells-Cornelians-Buffalo Horns-Cut Horns and Horu Tips-Ox Hides-Goat SkinsBuffalo Hides-Rattaus-Dye Wood-Red Wood -Sapan Wood,

Daily Prices of Stocks, from the 26th of March to the 25th of April 1824.

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17 245 2454 95 951 96 96: 10211 108/1081 23 1021
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84.87p 54.58p 941955

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84.86p|53.56p 951953
85.87p 53.57p 95/957

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89.90p 54.56p 952953
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78.83p 41.55p 96/97 25 19 0 9
80p 50.53p 96.97

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80.82p 42.52p 96197

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78.80p 46.49p 964967

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78.80p 44.50p 96496

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78.81p 45.50p 96496

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78.80p 47.50p 964964

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80.82p 50.54p 963961

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82.84p 54.55p 964968
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Asiatic Jour 72.-No. 102.

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REFUTATION OF CERTAIN CALUMNIES AGAINST THE

EAST-INDIA COMPANY'S CHINA TRADE.

eastern commerce.

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permit me

this morning

To the Editor of the Asiatic Journal. SIR : As you were so obliging as to ed would, I am confident, most se allow a place in your Journal to a riously injure, if not totally destroy, letter from me on the China-Trade, in this most valuable branch of our reply to certain strictures upon it contained in a late number of the Edin.

It accordingly follows that, wheburgh Review, I trust you will also ther the facts I have stated are true or

to trouble you with the false, the arguments I have employed few following observations on the sound or unsound, the Court of Di. same subject, which I find are called rectors are wholly uncommitted by for by a som ewhat extraordinary com- them-none but the author is or can ment on my letter, which appeared in be responsible. a newspaper some weeks ago, but Having stated thus much, the next which I never saw or heard of until allegation, that I have attempted to

answer only two out of the many It is there assumed, in the first charges brought forward by the Edin

my letter proceeded in burgh Reviewers, is easily disposed fact from the Court of Directors. To of. Had the Directors considered it

that so far from proceed- expedient to take the field themselves Directors, it was written on the present occasion, their reply least previous communi- would no doubt have embraced every

them, jointly or indivi- branch of the subject, and have indually; without any view either to cluded every one of the charges their approbation or disapprobation; against them and the Company; but and solely for the promotion of when an uninterested individual steps

anxious to contribute forward in their defence, it is but event the people of this just and natural that he should con

being misled by false fine himself to those points with theories and statements, and induced which he is most conversant; and it to favour innovations, which if adopt- is surely more to his credit that he

place, that

this I reply, ing from the without the cation with

TRYTH; being may mite to po country from

VOL. XVII.

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