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guide to business men, and condenses in a small compass

the contents of numerous blue-books. Weights and measures, territory and popu- lation, natural resources and production, trade and commerce, shipping and railways, great cities, seaports, and manufacturing towns, small towns, all towns, succeed each other in due order. Mr. Martin will find that commercial handbooks are necessary complements to the States- man's Year-Book.