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Manufactures in Manchester, N. H. --Manchester, N. H. built at the Amoskeag Falls, in the Merrimack river, is one of the cities of New England which have had a marvellous growth, rising from feebleness and insignificance to places of great business and industrial importance in a few years. In 1840, Manchester had a population of 3,223; in 1850, 13,392; in 1854, 19,897, and in 1860 about 25,000. Its growth began in 1838, at which time there were, within the limits of the city proper, not Manchester had a population of 3,223; in 1850, 13,392; in 1854, 19,897, and in 1860 about 25,000. Its growth began in 1838, at which time there were, within the limits of the city proper, not more than fifty inhabitants. The capital stock of the manufacturing companies is $6,840,000, which run 6,154 looms and 229,132 spindles. Number of female operatives 4,870; male operatives 2,490; consumption of cotton per week 385,000 lbs; of wool 30,000 lbs.; yards made per week 1,133,500; yards printed per annum 17,500,000; 2,300,000 seamless bags per annum are woven here. The monthly pay roll is $139,200.
Apples. --Northern $2.50@3.50; Virginia Pippins $2.50 to $4. Bacon.--Sides 12 cents; Shoulders 10; plain Hams 12; Sugar-cured 13@13½c.; Todd's Sugar cured Hams 15 Market dull. Bags — Seamless Bags, 25; Manchester do., 19@23; Gunny do., 12@14 Beans.--White $1.374/2@1.50 per bushel. Beeswax.--32 to 33--active. Brooms.--$2@3. according to quality. Buckets, &c.--Painted Buckets $1.87½@$2 per dozen; three hoop Painted Pails $2.25@2.60 per dozen; heavy Cedar Tubs, neat, $3.50@5 per nest; heavy Cedar Feed Buckets $6.50 per dozen. Butter.--We quote good Butter at 20 to 25; interior 8 to 10 Corn.--Market dull. We quote old, strictly prime, 60 cts; new 50@55 cts. Corn Meal--City Bolted Meal 75 cts.; country 65 to 70 cts. Coffee.--We quote Rio 14½@15½c.; Laguayra, none in market: Java 16½@17 cts.; Mocha 18 cents. Market firm. Candles.--Tallow 15 per 1b.; Jackson's 15; Hull's 16 cts.; Adamantine 20@23; Sperm 45; Patent Sperm 54@56