... but for tolls, (say f8, ) for 200 miles ; suppose, fur ther, that to meet his expenses, he takes a re turn load of 12, 600 pounds, at 30 cents a hundred. ... arched, with Macadamized edges next to the curb-stone, would be more durable, cost much less, and answer quite as well, ... A half million of dollars expended by onr city in thus extending her business to remote parts of the state, would truly be sowinganbsp;...
|Title||:||The Industrial Resources, Statistics, Etc. of the United States, and More Particularly of the Southern and Western States|
|Author||:||James Dunwoody Brownson De Bow|