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 - NO MORE MEXIC ZINC FOR UNITED STATES It Will Be...
NO MORE MEXIC ZINC FOR UNITED STATES It Will Be Kept Out by the New Tariff BHL Mexico City August 14. The newly levied American duty of 20- per tea on sine will result in immediate heavy trafftc losses to the United State v roads reaching the American border. In the present exportation of .Mexican i- sine to Europe and in" probably ttltf-\ mate construction of zinc smelters 1J the region of Chihuahua. Ore men of Mexico are unanimous In the centric- lion that the days of the sine exports- tion to the United States are over. An average freight charge from the dig- Vs gins to the border is about 2.15 gold. -J The average rate from the bonier to- the reduction plants of Kansas and Missouri Is something like $3.85 swell- Ing the total transportation' fee. to about 56.50 American money. j. A fair average value ofvziae or .Sj produced In Mexico's diggings Is ISO ton. After the cost of minftig is paid and the $26.50 freight and tariff items are adjusted there Is hardly text sufficient balance to take care of treat ment charges and fair percentage off profit The ore can be hauled to gulf. ports and shipped as ballast across the Atlantic to better advantage duty considered. Jr Mexico ha be n exporting about 15.000 tons of sine ore annually to \ United States. I 'j I ST TE5 .bytlie 14.-The .Dewl- $20 ert ' Ollles gall- bortl.t'ft * ol.aruJdD.jr. d .liZ 01' men.Of u 1. th thesll'lc n' i the41g ree Yde t n ra mOCth er . ! .1.85. .feJ iabout pr dufcal IYlre"x O.a gl : iJ\ I.l ? \.ch e rh Cu t' arr cO II "M t \ha I t I KeptOut The ulU- iii r fromthe s ng ore.Z. a. i a ot'treat- a of I ha5 been \ , . * * * - , * - . , . - , " - \ * " , * . * " - , - . < - * . . - : - " . , - . ' . " * . . . . ' . , > . . , - . , , . . , $ . . , ! ' , . " ) , , . . ! . ' . . . . ; - " : > : : . ; . ; ] . ; . . . . ; . " ' ) . . ! . : ; ; . . . , , . . . ' $ . ; ? . ! . . ' ] : ' ; ' ; . " _ ! , $ ; : : ; ; [ : . = ! , : $ . . . } ' . . . : : " . . " ! : ; " : ; \ . ) . > ! & . . ) . - . . - . ( . ' \ . ; : " : ' ) ' . , " : , . . . ! , : : ' ! . " < , ' . , , : , . . . ) ' - ; ' ; . . - . . : - , , , , . ; : . ' . . ' , $ . , . . . $ . " . $ ( " ' ° ' , ' . . . , , . . : , . : . , .

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  1. The Atlanta Constitution,
  2. 15 Aug 1909, Sun,
  3. Page 5

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