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Now two yearly fairs for small wares are held on the 13th of May and the 11th of October.
The town manufactures combs and horn goods, brass and iron wares, leather, malt, bricks and ropes.
all ships, persons, things, goods, wares and merchandise"; also "to enquire by the oaths of honest and lawful men.
Several flour-mills and other factories have recently sprung up. Much grain is exported; timber is brought from the upper Volga, and manufactured wares from Nizhniy Novgorod.
More particularly, chased and inlaid metallic wares, bez (thin cotton) and carpet - weaving receive government support.
An active trade is carried on with Austria, especially through the Isakovets and Gusyatin custom-houses, corn, cattle, horses, skins, wool, linseed and hemp seed being exported, in exchange for wooden wares, linen, woollen stuffs, cotton, glass and agricultural implements.
were: combined textiles (not including flax, hemp and jute products) in 1900, $77,998,396; in 1905, $103,096, 311; foundry and machine shop products in 1900, $13,269,086; in 1905, $16,338,512; woollen goods in 1900, $5,330,550; in 1905, $8,163,167; rubber boots and shoes in 1 9 00, $8,034,417; electrical machinery, apparatus and supplies in 1900, $5,113,292; in 1905, $5,435,474; silversmithing and silverware in 1900, $4,249,190; in 1905, $5,323,264; gold and silver, reducing and refining (not from ore) in 1900, $3,484,454; in 1905, $4,260,698; cotton small wares in 1900, $2,379,500; in 1 905, $3,944, 60 7; hosiery and knit goods in 1900, $2,713,850; in 1905, $3,344,655; silk and silk goods in 1900, $1,311,333; in 1905, $2,555,986.
She dropped a note into the absent secretary.s inbox then went to the first basement level, which housed supplies, clothing, and other essentials in the form of small department stores whose wares were free to all Immortals.
Many of the pieces are distinguished by a peculiar creamy whiteness of glaze, suggesting the idea that they were intended to imitate the soft-paste wares of China.
Seven kilns are devoted, wholly or in part, to the new wares: belonging to Miyagawa ShOzan of Ota, Seiffl YOhei of KiOto, Takemoto Hayata and Kato Tomojiro of Tokyo, Higuchi Haruzane of Hirado, Shida Yasukyo of Kaga and Kato Masukichi of Seto.
What then happened was very natural: imitations of the old wares were produced, and having been sufficiently disfigured by staining and other processes calculated to lend an air of rust and age, they were sold to ignorant persons, who labored under the singular yet common hallucination that the points to be looked for in specimens from early kilns were, not technical excellence, decorative tastefulness and richness of color, but dinginess, imperfections and dirt; persons who imagined, in short, that defects which they would condemn at once in new porcelains ought to be regarded as merits in old.
It is estimated that the total production of the finer wares amounts on the average to 400,000 per annum.
Cotton, cloth, gold and silver ornaments, copper wares, fancy articles in bone and ivory, excellent saddles and shoes are among the products of the local industry.
The principal industry of Villach consists in the fabrication of various lead wares, and is mostly dependent on the lead mines of Bleiberg, which is situated about 9 m.
Straw-plaiting and the manufacture of small wooden wares are the principal industries, and there are large chemical works.
Or from the Persian Gulf wares might be taken up the Euphrates and carried across to Antioch; this route lay altogether in the Seleucid sphere.
The principal articles of export are salt, stone, timber, live-stock, woollen and iron wares and paper.
The manufacturer of toilet soap generally takes care to present his wares in convenient form and of agreeable appearance and smell; the more weighty duty of having them free from uncombined alkali is in many cases entirely overlooked.
Corn from middle Russia for Astrakhan is transferred from the railway to boats at Tsaritsyn; timber and wooden wares from the upper Volga are unloaded here and sent by rail to Kalach; and fish, salt and fruits sent from Astrakhan by boat up the Volga are here unloaded and despatched by rail to the interior of Russia.
The staple productions are machinery, railway engines and carriages, steel, tin and bronze wares, pottery, bent and carved wood furniture, textiles and chemicals.
Its industries include the manufacture of tiles, pasteboard wares and gardening implements, while there are coal mines in the vicinity.
Jews, and elsewhere Russians,-to whom the peasants are for the most part in debt, as they purchase in advance on security of subsequent payments in corn, tar, wooden wares, &c. A good deal of the internal trade is carried on by travelling merchants.
41) reckons the yearly import of these wares into Rome at not less than three-quarters of a million of English money.
Thus much premised, it becomes possible to speak in detail of the various wares for which Japan became famous.
The bazaar, or carsija, is a labyrinth of dark lanes, lined with booths, where embroideries, rugs, embossed fire-arms, filagree-work in gold and silver, and other native wares are displayed.
The Cnossian monarch had maritime relations with Egypt, and presently sent his wares all over the S.
The imports consist principally of food stuffs, building materials, drinks, sugar, machinery, glass, fats, clothes, wooden and stone wares, and various manufactured goods.
taken their places, they have sought other occupations, largely in the manufacture of small wares in the cities, and particularly in departments of trade where skilled labour is essential.
Amongst exports manufactured goods (silk, cotton and woollen goods, fancy wares, apparel, &c.) come before raw materials and articles of food (wine and dairy products bought chiefly by England).
One of the last of the philosophers--Connecticut gave him to the world--he peddled first her wares, afterwards, as he declares, his brains.
Officers, commonly called wardens in England, were elected by the members, and their chief function was to supervise the quality of the wares produced, so as to secure good and honest workmanship. Therefore, ordinances were made regulating the hours of labour and the terms of admission to the gild, including apprenticeship. Other ordinances required members to make periodical payments to a common fund, and to participate in certain common religious observances, festivities and pageants.
But as European and American collectors became better acquainted with the capacities of the pre-Meiji potters, the great inferiority of these new specimens was recognized, and the prices commanded by the old wares gradually appreciated.
Silks, wood-carvings, silver and jade ornaments, tin and copper wares, fruits and tobacco are the chief articles of the local trade.
Tea makes up nearly one-half of the imports, the other commodities being silks, cottons, hides and wool; while cottons and other manufactured wares constitute considerably over 50% of the exports.
Wares of animal or vegetable material for carving or moulding 2,448 2,068 4,260 4,131
The japanned wares were probably made by Gray and Co, who had a manufactory in Temple Back.
The pirates sold great numbers of slaves at Delos, where was the chief market for this kind of wares; and these sales went on as really, though more obscurely, after the successful expedition of Pompey.
In addition to the manufacture of woollen wares, for which it has long been known, there is now extensive production of vinegar, paraffin, potash and especially beetroot-sugar; while the surrounding district, which was formerly devoted in great part to marketgardening, is now turned almost entirely into beetroot fields.
Leather and rubber goods, gold, silver and aluminium wares, machinery, wall-paper, and stained glass are also among other of its staple products.
More freedom of trade was allowed at all times in the selling of wares by wholesale, and also in retail dealings during the time of markets and fairs.
Many master craftsmen now became wealthy employers of labour, dealing extensively in the wares which they produced.
Laws were passed, for example in 1503, requiring that new ordinances of "fellowships of crafts or misteries" should be approved by the royal justices or by other crown officers; and the authority of the companies to fix the price of wares was thus restricted.
it waspublished twice a month and might possibl3 have created a demand for its wares had not the editor and sub editor left for America after the issue of the 10th number.
He took for his models the raku faience of KiOto, the masterpieces of Ninsei and Kenzan, the rococc wares of Korea, the enamelled porcelain of China, and the blue-andwhite ware of Delft.
Tue consequence was that hi~ wares received the design on the inner as well as the outer surface and were moreover thumb-markedessential characteristics of thi banko-yaki now so popular.
In that class of beautiful ware the application of pigment to the unglazed pdle is inevitable, and both Seif and Miyagawa, working or the same lines as their Chinese predecessors, produce porcelain~ that almost rank with choice Kang-hsi specimens, though they have not yet mastered the processes sufficiently to employ them in the manufacture of large imposing pieces or wares of moderate price.
The sum of the matter is that the modern Japanese ceramist, after many efforts to cater for the taste of the Occident, evidently concludes that his best hope consists in devoting all his technical and artistic resources to reproducing the celebrated wares of China.
The educational establishments include two gymnasia, an episcopal clerical seminary, a seminary for boys and a school of church music. Among the chief manufactures are iron and steel wares, pottery, parquet flooring, tobacco, and lead pencils.
Industrially and commercially Lemberg is the most important city in Galicia, its industries including the manufacture of machinery and iron wares, matches, stearin candles and naphtha, arrack and liqueurs, chocolate, chicory, leather and plaster of Paris, as well as brewing, corn-milling and brick and tile making..
From this judgment must be excepted, however, his ivory-white and cladon wares, as well as his porcelains decorated with blue, or blue and red sous couverte, and with vitrifiable enamels over the glaze.
In other respects the Hirado factories do not produce wares nearly so beautiful as those manufactured there between 1759 and 1840, when the Hirado-yakz stood at the head of all Japanese porcelain on account of its pure, close-grained pate, its lustrous milk-white glaze, and the soft clear blue of its carefully executed decoration.
His father, a drysalter and dealer in colours, used sometimes to make experiments in the hope of finding improved processes for the production of his wares, and thus his son early acquired familiarity with practical chemistry.
Among a multitude of other Japanese wares, space allows us t mention only two, those of Izumo and Yatsushiro.
Corn, salt, sugar and fish are brought from the south, whilst skins and manufactured wares, imported from Germany, are sent to the southern governments.
Bodin showed a more rational appreciation than many of his contemporaries of the causes of this revolution, and the relation of the variations in money to the market values of wares in general as well as to the wages of labour.
The porcelains of Owari and Arita naturally received most attention at the hands of the Hyochi-en decorators, but there was scarcely one of the principal wares of Japan upon which they did not try their skill, and if a piece of monochromatic Minton or Svres came in their way, they undertook to improve it by the addition of designs copied from old masters or suggested by modern taste.
To prevent his going to the siege of Troy, Thetis disguised him in female apparel, and hid him among the maidens at the court of King Lycomedes in Scyros; but Odysseus, coming to.the island in the disguise of a pedlar, spread his wares, including a spear and shield, before the king's daughters, among whom was Achilles.
Immediately, the second woman reappeared with a small basket full of medicinal wares.
The import trade shows the largest totals in foodstuffs, wines and liquors, textiles and raw materials for their manufacture, wood and its manufactures, iron and its manufactures, paper and cardboard, glass and ceramic wares.
The town, which was founded in the 11th century, attained the height of its prosperity in the 15th and 16th centuries owing to its pottery wares.
Simultaneously a brisk border trade was springing up between the Greeks and the Magyars, and the Greek chapmen brought with them their religion as well as their wares.
In the town are a clothing factory, paper-mills, and manufactures of small wares.
The industries of St Johann-Saarbrucken include wool-spinning, brewing, and the manufacture of leather, tobacco, chemicals and iron wares.
The Jews and Armenians are engaged in a brisk trade with Odessa, to which they send corn, wine, spirits and timber, floated down from Galicia, as well as with the interior, to which they send manufactured wares imported from Austria.
Like Ostia, Puteoli was considered a special port of Rome, and, on account of the safety and convenience of its harbour, it was preferred to Ostia for the landing of the more costly and delicate wares.
Livonia carries on a large export trade, especially through Riga and Pernau, in petroleum, wool, oilcake, flax, linseed, hemp, grain, timber and wooden wares; the Dvina is the chief channel for this trade.
An active trade is carried on in corn, wine and timber (exports), and manufactures and grocery wares (imports).
Artemidorus (loo B.C.), quoted by Strabo, gives a similar account of the Sabaeans and their capital Mariaba, of their wealth and trade, adding the characteristic feature that each tribe receives the wares and passes them on to its neighbours as far as Syria and Mesopotamia.
The manufacture of iron and steel goods is carried on; other industries include the manufacture of zinc wares, tanning, distilling and brewing.
These boards were now given the monopoly of the right to import certain wares (sometimes private buyers were allowed to purchase, but only on condition of selling the goods imported to the board); they were also entrusted with the reception of the instalments of raw materials already mentioned as released from bond in Germany.
The latter also managed the export of sugar, in return for which certain wares were imported.
At first this organization acted as agent of the newlyestablished approvisionment departments; it was only later that it received the monopoly of the right to import certain articles, the Government at the same time placing at its disposal certain wares with which to pay for them.
The prices fixed by the Miles for the sale of its wares were not at first interfered with; it was only later that its dividends were limited to 6%.
It is an important centre for the trade of Great Russia with Little Russia - cattle and corn being sent to the north in exchange for manufactured and grocery wares.
There are large smelting-works, foundries, puddling-works, rolling-mills and manufactures of iron and plated wares.
In 1905 an art pottery was established for making "crystal patina" and "robin's egg blue" wares, in imitation, to a certain extent, of old oriental pottery, and Clifton India ware, in imitation of pottery made by the American Indians.
In industrial enterprise silk and linen goods and iron wares are almost the only products of any note.
The exports from Batavia to the other islands of the archipelago, and to the ports in the Malay Peninsula, are rice, sago, coffee, sugar, salt, oil, tobacco, teak timber and planks, Java cloths, brass wares, &c., and European, Indian and Chinese goods.
From Bengal are imported opium, drugs and cloths; from China, teas, raw silk, silk piece-goods, coarse China wares, paper, and innumerable smaller articles for the Chinese settlers.
At first a trade was carried on in wine, colonial wares, alcoholic liquors and salt; there are now manufactures of earthenware, glass and crystal, arms, paper, woollens, tools, lead, copper and zinc work, as well as breweries, and tobacco and cigar factories, and a trade in corn and butter.
Some three-fourths of the entire output in both these wares are exported, largely to England and to Germany.
The earlier wares were yellow, brown and red; then came deep greens and blues, followed by mat glazes and by "vellum" ware (first exhibited in 1904), a lustreless pottery, resembling old parchment, with its decoration painted or modelled or both.
In Tinghai a considerable business is carried on in carving and varnishing, and its silver wares are in high repute.
An extensive trade is carried on in peltry, silk goods, iron and wooden wares, salt fish, grain, cattle and horses.
An active trade, fostered by abundant railway communications, is combined with manufactures of iron and steel wares, paper, chemicals, vinegar, physical and optical instruments, besides artistic printing and lithography.
The manufacture of lumber and timber gave employment to the largest total number of workers; and this industry, together with those of foundry and machine shops (including locomotives, stoves and furnaces), cotton goods (including small wares), railway car and repair shops, and iron and steel, were (in order) the five greatest employers of labor.
It contains an Evangelical and a Roman Catholic church, and has some manufactures of wooden wares.
Large areas of forest or swamp were reclaimed for agriculture; the great Silesian industries of mining and weaving were called into existence, and Breslau grew to be a leading centre of exchange for the wares of East and West.
It was they who distributed to the rest of the world the wares of Egypt and Babylonia (Herod.
There are several active industries, notably the manufacture of majolica and terra-cotta wares, machinery, gloves, beer, malt, cheese and sugar, while large pig markets are held here.
The Lipscani was originally the street of merchants who obtained their wares from the annual fair at Leipzig; for almost all crafts or gilds, other than the bakers and tavern-keepers, were long confined to separate quarters; and the old names have survived, as in the musicians', furriers', and money-changers' quarters.
The exports consist chiefly of corn, potatoes, hops, beer, wine, cloth, cotton goods, glass, fancy wares, toys, cattle, pigs and vegetables.
The town is the seat of various industries, the chief products of which are machinery, railway gear, iron wares, tobacco, cigars, paper, sugar, furniture and glass.
An examination of its lists of exports and imports will show that Holland receives from its colonies its spiceries, coffee, sugar, tobacco, indigo, cinnamon; from England and Belgium its manufactured goods and coals; petroleum, raw cotton and cereals from the United States; grain from the Baltic provinces, Archangel, and the ports of the Black Sea; timber from Norway and the basin of the Rhine, yarn from England, wine from France, hops from Bavaria and Alsace; ironore from Spain; while in its turn it sends its colonial wares to Germany, its agricultural produce to the London market, its fish to Belgium and Germany, and its cheese to France, Belgium and Hamburg, as well as England.
Moreover, he had a pharmaceutical system of his own which did not harmonize with the commercial arrangements of the apothecaries, and he not only did not use up their drugs like the Galenists, but, in the exercise of his functions as town physician, he urged the authorities to keep a sharp eye on the purity of their wares, upon their knowledge of their art, and upon their transactions with their friends the physicians.
The largest iron and steel works are at Essen, Oberhausen, Duisburg, Dusseldorf and Cologne, while cutlery and other small metallic wares are extensively made at Solingen, Remscheid and Aix-la-Chapelle.
Thousands of rafts and boats of all descriptions descend the stream every year with cargoes of corn, wool, timber and wooden wares, giving occupation to a large number of men.
Brass and other metal wares, silk and cotton cloth and sugar are among the manufactures.
To it came fleets from China, Japan, India, Malacca and other places in the Far East for an exchange of wares, and from it rich cargoes were sent by way of Mexico to the mother country in exchange for much cheaper goods.
Commercially, Cologne is one of the chief centres on the Rhine, and has a very important trade in corn, wine, mineral ores, coals, drugs, dyes, manufactured wares, groceries, leather and hides, timber, porcelain and many other commodities.
Gloves for export are extensively made in Wurttemberg, and Offenbach and Aschaffenburg are renowned for fancy leather wares, such as purses, satchels and the like.
Animal and vegetable tex tile materials and wares thereof 98,540 92,105 78,086 70,343
Wares of spun wool 8,660 6,925 20,668 18,964
Leather and leather wares, furriers wares..
Wares of soft caoutchouc 670 735 1,694 1,723
Hardened caoutchouc and wares thereof,.
Paper, cardboard and wares thereof 1,349 1,205 9,342 9,11!
Precious metals and wares thereof 13,281 21,243 18,629 6,858
Base metals and wares thereof 26,035 26,398 57,146 58,895
Iron and iron wares.
Iron wares 4,302 3,560 37,933 39,257
Aluminium and alumi nium wares.
Nickel and nickel wares 400 540 246 298
Copper and copper wares 13,803 15,088 7,998 8,470
In these circumstances it was decided to introduce a system of comparative free trade; raw materials were admitted free; a uniform import of 10% was levied on manufactured goods, and 20% on colonial wares, the tax being determined not by the estimated value, but by the weight of the articles.
Clay for the "Baggers," or cases in which the wares are fired, is mined in the vicinity, but the raw materials for the fine grades of pottery are obtained elsewhere.
Some pottery was made in Trenton by crude and primitive methods near the beginning of the 19th century, but the modern methods were not introduced until 1852, when yellow and Rockingham wares were first made here.
The fine exhibits from the Trenton potteries at the Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia in 1876 greatly stimulated the demand for these wares and increased the competition among the manufacturers; and since that date there has been a marked development in both the quantity and the quality of the product.
Greek Mainland.-Exploration of 'the Mycenaean sites of the Greek mainland have shown that beneath the characteristic painted pottery which is so plainly derived from the late Minoan wares, there is no unbroken sequence of development such as is found at Cnossos and elsewhere in Crete: that is to say, the Mycenaean civilization was not native to Greece proper, but was imposed there in a mature form upon a more backward culture.
sequence goes back through sub-Mycenaean wares to simpler geometric and plain black and grey fabrics.
The local pottery is marked in form by a conical base, in technique by a white slip, like the archaic Greek wares of Asia.
Though the value of imports into Scotland is less than one-eleventh of that into England, this does not represent the due proportion of foreign wares used and
But his most original creation in this respect was the zone system, which immensely facilitated and cheapened the circulation of all wares and produce, and brought the remotest districts into direct communication with the central point at Budapest.
The principal industries are steam flour-milling, distilling, and the manufacture of machinery, railway plant, carriages, cutlery, gold and silver wares, chemicals, bricks, jute, and the usual articles produced in large towns for home consumption.
The imports consist mainly of English piecegoods, metal-work, manufactured wares, salt and European goods.
By and by these crafts or "offices" claimed the right of electing their master and of assisting him in examining the goods, and even of framing by-laws regulating the quality of the wares and the process of their manufacture.
Unlike the Spartiates they might, and did, possess gold and silver and the iron and steel wares from the mines on Mt Taygetus, the shoes and woollen stuffs of Amyclae, and the import and export trade of Laconia and Messenia probably enabled some at least of them to live in an ease and comfort unknown to their Spartan lords.
The industries include boat-building and timber yards, iron-foundries, copper and lead works, furniture, organ, tobacco and other factories, and the manufacture of gold and silver wares.
It occupies an advantageous position on the great artery of Russian trade, at a place where the manufactured and agricultural products of the basin of the Oka meet the metal wares from that of the Kama, the corn and salt brought from the south-eastern governments, the produce of the Caspian fisheries, and the various wares imported from Siberia, Central Asia, Caucasia and Persia.
The point of the peninsula is occupied by the storehouses of the steamboat companies, while metal wares and corn are discharged on a long island of the Oka, at the iron harbour and in Grebnovskaya harbour.
An island in the Volga is the place where various kinds of rough wares are landed.
The goods mostly dealt in are cotton, woollen, linen and silk stuffs (35 to 38% of the whole), iron and iron wares, furs and skins, pottery, salt, corn, fish, wine and all kinds of manufactured goods.
The Russian goods constitute four-fifths of the whole trade; those brought from Asia - tea (imported via Kiakhta and via Canton and Suez), raw cotton and silk, leather wares, madder and various manufactured wares - do not exceed 10 or 11%.
Manufactured wares, groceries and wines are the goods principally imported from western Europe.
Two other fairs of some importance are held at Nizhniy - one for wooden wares on the ice of the Oka, and another, in June, for horses.
It possesses iron-foundries, shipbuilding yards, breweries, distilleries, and manufactories of chemicals, soap and amber wares.
The principal manufactures are toys and fancy articles in metal, carved wood and ivory, which are collectively known as Nuremberg wares.
Its industries include iron foundries, rolling mills, puddling furnaces, and manufactures of iron, steel and brass wares and of machines.
The goods transmitted in largest quantity are fish, metals, manufactured wares, hides, flax, timber, cereals, petroleum, oils and salt.
In the Polyesie the principal occupations are connected with the export of timber and firewood, the preparation of pitch, tar, potash and wooden wares, and boat-building.
To Patrocles is due the information that an active commerce in Indian wares was carried on with the shores of the Black Sea, via the Caspian (Strabo Xl.
Its main industries are cloth, bellcasting, toys and zinc wares, and its fruit markets are famous.
The Jewish merchants carry on a considerable export trade in agricultural produce, and in timber and wooden wares from the forests to the north.
It has a castle, two Evangelical churches, a technical and other schools, and manufactures of porcelain, paper, copper goods, shoes and small wares.
Down the Dniester come timber and wooden wares from Galicia, and grain and wool from Bessarabia itself.
Steamers ply regularly in two directions from St Petersburg - to the monasteries of Konnevitz and Valamo, and to the mouth of the Svir, whence they go up that river to Lake Onega and Petrozavodsk; and small vessels transport timber, firewood, planks, iron, kaolin, granite, marble, fish, hay and various small wares from the northern shore to Schlusselburg, and thence to St Petersburg.
A large business is carried on in wooden furniture, tobacco and cigars, paper, ribbons, leather wares, chemicals, liqueurs, confectionery and biscuits.
It is the seat of considerable manufactures, notably cloth, paper, flax-spinning, carpet, artificial wool, sugar, iron wares and needles.
A considerable trade is carried on with Russia; raw cotton, raw silk, tobacco, hides, sheepskins, fruit and cotton and leather goods are exported, and manufactured wares, textiles, tea and sugar are imported and in part re-exported to Kashgaria and Bokhara.
Furth is the seat of several important industries; particularly, the production of chromolithographs and picture-books, the manufacture of mirrors and mirror-frames, bronze and gold-leaf wares, pencils, toys, haberdashery, optical instruments, silver work, turnery, chicory, machinery, fancy boxes and cases, and an extensive trade is carried on in these goods as also in hops, metals, wool, groceries and coal.
The system of intercalation in the lunar calendar of the heathen Arabs was designed to secure that the feast should always fall at the time when the hides, fruits and other merchandise were ready for market, 4 and the Meccans, who knew how to attract the Bedouins by hospitality, bought up these wares in exchange for imported goods, and so became the leaders of the international trade of Arabia.
Hagen is one of the most flourishing commercial towns in Westphalia, and possesses extensive iron and steel works, large cotton print works, woollen and cotton factories, manufactures of leather, paper, tobacco, and iron and steel wares, breweries and distilleries.
In Market Street are the Mechanics' Institution, founded in 1824, with a good library; the Post and Telegraph offices; and the Market, where provisions of all kinds and general wares are sold.
Besides cloth, which forms its staple article of commerce, it has manufactories of various linen and woollen wares, machines, railway wagons, glass, sago, tobacco, leather, chemicals and tiles.
It is the chief seat of ribbon weaving in Germany, and manufactures thread, lace, braids, cotton and cloth goods, carpets, silks, machinery, steel wares, plated goods and buttons, the last industry employing about 15,000 hands.
Native cloth, brass wares, pot-stone wares, cartwheels, straw and reed baskets, and a small quantity of silk, form the only manufactures.
Tashkent and Bokhara are the chief commercial centres, the principal articles of export to Russia, via Orenburg and Semipalatinsk, being raw cotton and silk, cattle and their products, while manufactured wares are imported in return.
It manufactures ornaments of various kinds, cigars, leather, paper, playing cards, silver and platina wares, chocolate, soap, woollen cloth, hats, silk, gloves, stockings, ropes and matches.
The principal native products exported are live sheep, horses, salt meat, wool and hides, to which must be added the fish products - cod, train-oil, herring and salmon - eiderdown and woollen wares.
The imports consist principally of cereals and flour, coffee, sugar, ale, wines and spirits, tobacco, manufactured wares, iron and metal wares, timber, salt, coal, &c. The money, weights and measures in use are the same as in Denmark.
It has an Evangelical church, a modern château of the princes of Stolberg, with pretty grounds, and a high grade school, and manufactures metal wares, machines and iron screws and bolts.
The laws were publicly promulgated or rehearsed; there were councils to deal with disputes and matters of local interest; popular sports such as horse-racing, running and wrestling were held; poems and tales were recited, and prizes were awarded to the best performers of every dan or art; while at the same time foreign traders came with their wares, which they exchanged for native produce, chiefly skins, wool and frieze.
Wares that can be safely purchased by sample appear at the fairs in steadily diminishing quantities, while others, such as hides, furs and leather, which require to be actually examined, show as marked an increase.
Other industries include the manufacture of artificial flowers, wax-cloth, chemicals, ethereal oils and essences, beer, mineral waters, tobacco and cigars, lace, indiarubber wares, rush-work and paper, the preparation of furs and numerous other branches.
The manufactures include oil-works and potteries; the Jewish merchants carry on an active export trade in corn and sugar, while the imports consist of salt and manufactured wares.
Marburg pottery is renowned; and leather, iron wares and surgical instruments are also manufactured there.
The prosperity of the town depends chiefly on agriculture and the manufacture of iron and steel wares, and of chemicals, but weaving and the making of pottery are also carried on, and there are baryta mills and polishing-mills for sandstone.
It has railwaycarriage works, cotton mills, steam flour mills, tallow works and quarries of limestone, and carries on an active trade in the export of wooden wares and in the import of grain, salt and fish, brought from the Volga governments.
Hence Connecticut became known as the " Land of Yankee Notions "; and small wares are still manufactured, the patents granted to inventors in one city ranging from bottle-top handles, bread toasters and lamp holders, to head-rests for church pews and scissors-sharpeners.
They give wares of remarkably fine texture and surface, combined with high refractory character.
In addition to the production of sugar the most important industries are the manufactures of cloth, leather, iron and steel wares, chiefly at Erfurt, Suhl and Sommerda; spirits at Nordhausen, chemicals at Stassfurt and Schonebeck, and starch.
Here scores of sponsoring vendors would be displaying and demonstrating their exotic wares to the multitude of visitors.
The finest of his merchant father's wares - -from delicate silver to well-bred horses to marble statues - -were packed in the hold alongside rare fruits and animals.
Although a commercial site, primarily aimed at selling its wares, this site offers some useful information about the history of drinking absinthe.
There were large amounts of pottery in these sections, particularly tiles and transport amphorae, but also table, utility and cooking wares.
Most other large museums hold later pieces, such as Cistercian wares, slipwares and tin-glazed earthenwares, which are to be found countrywide.
dessert wares of the 1790s.
Her earlier productions were domestic wares, either in slip-decorated or tin-glazed earthenware.
Knocking down the past to build a big-box emporium to hock their mass produced modern design wares.
This group of vessels comprises black iron glazed wares on a bright red fabric, lead glazed wares on a bright red fabric, lead glazed brown wares and unglazed light red wares.
hock thier wares.
lustreluster wares, the second firing in a reducing kiln lasted for seventy-two hours.
Trade wares as a merchant, drink rum with yer mateys, or battle ship-to-ship in this hearty, accessible pirate world.
It's an opportunity for 250 international arms companies to try and flog their wares to the notorious Indonesian military.
So the poor milliner 's wares, although beautified by lace and ribbons, are worthless unless you are perched upon them.
overglaze painted wares are all represented.
pannier Markets are so called after the Wicker baskets or panniers used by farmers wives to carry their wares to market.
peddle there wares.
peddlers of machines of pain and death will be there peddling their wares to whoever wants them.
pedestal based lamps are a minor type found in many of the wares.
First to tout their wares tonight are Dublin based quintet Bell X1, a band who have had little or no favorable press.
From the ChÃ¢teau Frontenac (2 ), amble down rue du TrÃ©sor, an alleyway crammed with artists displaying their wares.
sherds of these wares are commonly found.
Local producers come out in force to show the public their wares and the Assembly Rooms fills with beer lovers for the three-day shindig.
Itinerant bands bang and blow their loudest; organ boys grind monotonously; ballad singers or flying stationers make roaring proclamations of their wares.
utilitarian wares may once have been used for cooking.
vending good for economy A woman sells her wares in the once vibrant Mbare Msika.
A chalybeate spring, at Wares Farm, was formerly in repute for medicinal virtues.
Many of the medieval glazed wares typically have rim scars on the base of the jugs, showing that these separators were not used.
In a way it is inevitable, but I never realized that they used blog tools to peddle there wares.
The decorated wares are finally fired to 1300 centigrade in a reducing atmosphere to produce distinctive flowing colors.
Perhaps the most famous of the these fine wares is Samian ware.
It may be that poorer people could only afford to buy the coarse wares.
The design takes its influence from old French tin-glazed faience wares, probably from the Nevers region.
There are two types of articles on sale in Jamaica: local handicrafts and duty-free imported wares.
This group of vessels comprises black iron glazed wares on a bright red fabric, lead glazed brown wares and unglazed light red wares.
Study of samian ware found in the town, however, suggests the local potters had scant success selling their wares.
The fact that Il-Khanid luster wares often have glazes splashed with blue does not materially affect the issue.
withstand boiling water, so there may be original damage on tea and coffee wares.
As the durability of the electro-deposited coat on plated wares of all kinds is of the utmost importance, the greatest care must be taken to ensure its complete adhesion.
For he applied himself to manufacture wares having a close affinity with the shocking monstrosities used for sepulchral purposes in ancient Apulia, where fragments of dissected satyrs, busts of nymphs or halves of horses were considered graceful excrescences for the adornment of an amphora or a pithos.
In the city bazaars are made or sold silk stuffs, metal (especially copper) wares, Kara-kul (i.e.
In 1630 the Dutch West India Company granted the island to Michael Pauw as a part of his patroonship of Pavonia, and it was bought at this time from the Indians for "some duffels, kettles, axes, hoes, wampum, drilling awls, jew's harps, and divers other small wares"; but before Pauw had established a settlement upon it he sold his title back to the company.
It has an Evangelical church, a modern chÃ¢teau of the princes of Stolberg, with pretty grounds, and a high grade school, and manufactures metal wares, machines and iron screws and bolts.
Rostov was particularly in need of money now that the troops, after their active service, were stationed near Olmutz and the camp swarmed with well-provisioned sutlers and Austrian Jews offering all sorts of tempting wares.
From the ChÃ¢teau Frontenac (2), amble down rue du TrÃ©sor, an alleyway crammed with artists displaying their wares.
Many urban sites are being excavated where sherds of these wares are commonly found.
A wide range of stalls from many Cheltenham based charities will set out their wares to tempt shoppers throughout the day.
Beech quarters for divers uses, particularly chairmakers, and turnery wares.
Some of these undecorated utilitarian wares may once have been used for cooking.
Opinion & analysis Street vending good for economy A woman sells her wares in the once vibrant Mbare Msika.
In addition, tin glaze will not withstand boiling water, so there may be original damage on tea and coffee wares.
Tristan would travel through five states in order to peddle his wares.
You can also easily read reviews of a website's wares and see what others have thought of the fruit in the past.
Seattle's Premium Outlet Mall allows shoppers the luxury of shopping the wares of some of the hottest designer names in the world and buying their merchandise at prices that are much, much lower than they were originally priced.
However, there are many business people who have contracted with specific Amish families or collective groups to sell their wares online.
They attend furniture expos where the Amish dealers sell their wares and develop business relationships.
Some furniture manufacturers, and some furniture retail stores, have turned to the internet to peddle their wares.
Her linens and home wares became available at Kmart.
The floor of the venue is filled with individual professionals seeking information on the newest and most innovative products, as well as companies hawking their wares and offering new collections at discounted rates.
With availability like that, adding to your recipients' collection of designer or collectable wares makes perfect sense; it's an easy and thoughtful thing to do!
Vendors hawking their wares may have baskets of fried rice wrapped in banana leaves, or steaming bowls of noodles.
Vendor fairs are a huge part of scrapbook conventions and allow ticketed guests the chance to view and purchase new scrapbook wares.
Common wedding registry lists include house wares, linens, cookware, and home décor items.
You can serve several salads - perhaps you can even work with a local organic farmer who would like his or her wares advertised.
This online Mecca of handmade wares is one of the best places to find niche items that are difficult to track down through traditional retail outlets.
If you look for something that is truly one-of-a-kind, you might want to forgo the other outlets and head straight to Etsy.com, where handmade wares of all kinds reign supreme.
Some can be limited in their selections since they also offer a variety of other household wares, such as dining and entertainment products, while others focus only on bedding.
Since toddler leg warmers are so easy to make, it's no wonder that a number of small designers are offering them along with other wares.
Many gardeners have reached into the green leaves to pluck a berry, only to feel the harsh sting of an angry wasp, hornet or bee who was also sampling the wares.
The wares offered for sale are constantly changing at eBay, so be sure to check back frequently.
If you're selling jewelry as a business, you are one of the best advertisements for your wares.
If you're an anime fan, you should shop at Abby Shot, which designs its wares based on popular characters.
One good option is Swimsuit Station, a wholesale distributor of brand-name swimsuits that claims to offer its wares at prices lower than wholesale.
Publishers simply decide that they can't - or won't - commit the resources to compete with the market leaders, so they choose to sell their wares with a different technique.
Because they don't have to maintain a physical storefront, online retailers can sell their wares at a significantly lower price.
The same can be said about video game importers, not necessarily because they may have illegal wares, but because a Wii console from Japan might not work in the United States.
I'm sure you're aware, an online auction site where sellers from around the world can peddle their wares, but most of the commerce that takes place on the massive website is between average people like you and me.
If you're an artist or you enjoy working with your hands, consider trying to sell your art, jewelry or wood-working wares.
Even if you never get to surf down under, you should definitely wear their wares.
As you can imagine from this description, one false move and you could expose your wares to an entire beach full of people.
The best way to start selling your wares is to start small.
Art Fire - Many crafters sell their wares here.
Many charitable groups market their wares on the CardsDirect website.
We walked door-to-door selling our wares and always saved just enough to take up the street to our grandmother's house.
Then, have a sampling party, wrap up the wares, and everyone gets to share the goods.
They also sell their wares at Renaissance festivals around the United States.
That's why beach totes are such an essential part of a child's accessory wardrobe - they're just the right size for holding his or her beach wares, and they're often etched with a fun, cheerful print, too.
Stone Arch Festival of the Arts: Listen to great performers, take part in youth activities, visit the car show and look at artists' wares during this annual summer festival.
If shoppers find themselves seduced by Ferragamos other wares, however, it's still the shoes that most of them come for.
The company's wares are prestigious and elegant, and hold a certain allure for consumers who covet the famous logo as much as they covet the handbag itself.
For far too many of them, you are merely told the name of the designer - Scarpe works with a number of designers, rather than designing its wares itself - the color, size and price.
Above all, watch makers want to sell their wares, which works out perfectly for the consumers who purchase them.
If you're interested in purchasing a watch crafted in the renowned tradition of Swiss Army manufacturing, get to know the wares Wenger offers the modern consumer.
Speak and display your wares at chamber of commerce functions, business breakfast meetings and industry specific gatherings.
There are opportunities to sell handcrafted wares through craft shows, home and office parties, local stores, online, and more.
You may be able to sell your products on consignment through one or more stores, take orders by phone or through a website, or successfully market your wares through arts and crafts fairs and festival events.
An eBay store is just one option to display your virtual wares.
In years gone by, the successful selling of handcrafted items depended on word of mouth and finding an outlet for your wares.
The many vendors who post their wares on eBay assure that you'll find a wide variety.
Websites that offer free Christmas crafts patterns are wonderful because they allow you to pick from their wares and take only what you want, completely free of charge.
It can also be a profitable enterprise if you're interested in putting your wares up for sale.
This designer has been keeping a decidedly low profile, only peddling their wares in Toronto stores.
The company is said to be one of the first stores to offer customers the benefit of shopping for their wares online.
Though the term lingerie party may conjure up scantily clad women modeling the wares, it is really a lot tamer than that.
An opulent salon where you don't actually browse, but sit on sofas and are shown the wares by models.
If you look at the wares available online at the Younique Boutique, for example, you'll see dozens of jock straps that are meant to enhance or show off what you've got, rather than act as a layer.
Instead of buying general party wares from your local discount store, hit a shop that specializes in celebrating all the events in your life, from big to small.
Have a coffee table, folding table, and other display areas available for the consultant to display her wares.
That expert will bring the wine with them - though be aware that they will want to sell their wares to you guests.
Set up a farm, plant crops, take care of livestock, and sell your wares to expand the business.
Although most of today's sutlers have an online retail presence, offer catalogs or have a physical store location, many of them still follow the troops setting up their wares to sell at reenactment events.
Having a no ads website is something for the purists - ads on the web are ubiquitous, and as fast as advertisers find new and better ways to market their wares, viewers find new and better ways to ignore them.
The Nile supplied a waterway for the conveyance of fuel and for the distribution of the finished wares.
The misteries or companies of merchants traded in one or more kinds of wares.
Other sources of employment are the cutting of hair for making hats, the production of fancy goods, type, machinery, soap and perfumery, ready-made clothing, chemicals, electro-technical apparatus, jewelry and metal wares.
The existence of porcelain clay in Hizen was not discovered for many years, and Shonzuis pieces being made entirely with kaolin imported from China, their manufacture ceased after his death, though knowledge of the processes learned by him survived and was used in the production of greatly inferior wares.
The industries of Konigsberg have made great advances within recent years, notable among them are printing-works and manufactures of machinery, locomotives, carriages, chemicals, toys, sugar, cellulose, beer, tobacco and cigars, pianos and amber wares.
There is an active trade in cattle, tallow, wools, skins, linseed, wine, corn and manufactured wares.
The shops consist of small cubes, open in the front, in which the trader squats cross-legged amidst his wares.
The KiOto artists process is much easier than that of his rivals, and although his monochromes are often of most pleasing delicacy and fine tone, they do not belong to the same category of technical excellence as the wares they imitate.
fur streaking or russet-moss dappling, the prince of all wares in the estimation of the Japanese tea-clubs.
i Includes small fancy wares, toys, also wooden wares and furniture, brushes, &c.
The external trade of the Russian empire (bullion and the external trade of Finland not included) since the year 1886 is shown in the following table: The exports rank in the following order :- cereals (wheat, barley, rye, oats, maize, buckwheat) and flour, 49.2%; timber and wooden wares, 7.2; petroleum, 5.8; eggs, 5.4; flax, 5; butter, 3; sugar, 2-4; cottons and oilcake, 2 each; oleaginous seeds, &c., 1.5; with hemp, spirits, poultry, game, bristles, hair, furs, leather, manganese ore, wool, caviare, live-stock, gutta-percha, vegetables and fruit, and tobacco.
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