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The Price Of Printing Paper

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Parent Issue
Day
26
Month
May
Year
1865
Copyright
Public Domain
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Gold has fallen frona '290 to 135, but it is amazinsr huw slow priees of eommo ditiea, whioh went up so quickly with coin, aro to come down. Printing papel i one of the article that falla slowly; - It is five oents per pound bigher ñ'ow than it wíis this time last year, bdc! more thao twice as high as in 1860. Good paper is now selling in this rnarket at 2O.v21c - thc same quality that we bouarht a jear ago at 14al5o, and in 1861 t 9Ja9c. Manufacturera say that rags re scarce and dear, and henee price of aper keeps up. It is true that rags re high and scarce, and labor is also igh, but ohemicals have declined larjely, and this should nffec;t tho price of aper more than it has. - Cin. Gazetta.

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Old News
Michigan Argus