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TABLE II.-AVERAGE YEARLY A('TUAL AND RELATIVE PRICES OF

COMMODITIES, 1890 TO 1910; MONTHLY ACTUAL AND RELATIVE PRICES, JANUARY TO DECEMBER, 1910, AND BASE PRICES (AVERAGE FOR

1890-1899)--Continued. (For explanation and discussion of this table, see page 347. For a more detailed description of the articles,

see Table I.)

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Average, 1890-1899.. $11.6332 100.0 1890.

12.1502 104.4 1891.

11.3029 97.2 1892.

11.5252 99.1 1893.

18. 3389 157.6 1894.

14. 1262 121.4 1895.

11.8255 101.7 1896.

8.9399 76.8 1897,

8. 9087 76.6 1898.

9.8678 84.8 1899.

9.3462 80.3 1900.

12. 5072 107.5 1901

15.6108 134.2 1902.

17.9399 154.2 1903.

16. 6514 143. 1 1904.

14.0288 120.6 1905.

14, 4183 123.9 1900.

17.5120 150.5 1907.

17.5084 131.0 1908.

15. 9736 137.3 1903.

21. 3438 183.5 1910.

23. 7380 204. 1

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I No relative price computed. For explanation, see page 347.

TABLE II.-AVERAGE YEARLY ACTUAL AND RELATIVE PRICES OF COMMODITIES, 1890 TO 1910; MONTHLY ACTUAL AND

RELATIVE PRICES, JANUARY TO DECEMBER, 1910, AND BASE PRICES (AVERAGE FOR 1890–1899)-Continued.

(For explanation and discussion of this table, see page 347. For a more detailed description of the articles,

see Table I.)

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123.5
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47.8

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.0794 100.0
.0756 100.9
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0794 106.0
0519 109.3
0806

107.6 .0806

107.6 0813 108.5 .0819 109.3

109.5 .0600 109.5 .0600 109.5 .0000 109.5

03738 .03838 .03913 .03787 .03378 .03373 .03405

105. 2 109. 2 113.8 112.3 110.7 110.0 112.9 115. 2 111.4 99.4 99.3 102.0

TABLE II.-AVERAGE YEARLY ACTUAL AND RELATIVE PRICES OF

COMMODITIES, 1890 TO 1910; MONTHLY ACTUAL AND RELATIVE PRICES, JANUARY TO DECEMBER, 1910, AND BASE PRICES (AVERAGE FOR 1890-1899)--Continued.

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Average, 1890 1899.. SO. 03569 100.0 $0.04727 1890)

05460 141.1 06168 1891

03010 101.1 04714 1892

03315 85. 7 01354 1993

030NO 95. 1 01836 1994

03:29 83. 5 04111 1995

03253 841 1895

03024

93.7 04532 1997

.03564 92. 1

. 04497 1898

04:35 109. 5

. 04974 199

.04422 114.3 . 01924 1900)

04572 118, 2 191

00:0 104.4 .05019 1902

03542 91. 5

. 04455 1903

03720 96.1 04641 1901

03974 102.7 01772 1905

01278 110.6

.05256 1900

03686 93. 3

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. 01051 1908

04064 10.0 04940 1909

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04183 10N 2 .04959

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Table II.-AVERAGE YEARLY ACTUAL AND RELATIVE PRICES OF

COMMODITIES, 1890 TO 1910; MONTHLY ACTUAL AND RELATIVE PRICES, JANUARY TO DECEMBER, 1910, AND BASE PRICES (AVERAGE FOR 1890–1899)—Continued.

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bag. price. pound. price.

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September.
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. 1600
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146.5
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1. 100
1. 100
1. 100
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1.00
1.000
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1.000
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131.0
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Table II.-AVERAGE YEARLY ACTUAL AND RELATIVE PRICES OF

COMMODITIES, 1890 TO 1910; MONTHLY ACTUAL AND RELATIVE PRICES, JANUARY TO DECEMBER, 1910, AND BASE PRICES (AVERAGE FOR

1890–1899)-Continued. [For explanation and discussion of this table, see page 347. For a more detailed description of the articles,

see Table 1.)

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Average, 1890 1899... 1$0.424 '100.0 $0.9894 1890.

1460 1108 5 1.0500 1891.

1. 400 10 5 1. 0500 1892.

1.130 1101. 4 1.0375 1893.

1. 420 199.1 1. 0125 1894.

1.410 196.7 .9.88 1993

1. 400 194.3 9N13 1890,

1.400 194.3 9938 1997

1.420 199. 1 9.500 ISIS.

1. 420 199.1

.9125 1899.

1. 420 199.1

.9375 190.

1.525 1123.8

9375 1901.

1.475 1112.01 9438 1902.

1.475 1112.0 9313 183.

1.500 1117.9 9250 1M1.

1.525 1123.8 9250 1903.

1.600 1141.5 1.002 1900.

1.600 1141.5 1. 2512 1907.

1.600 ,1141.5 1. 2729 1908.

.504 4136. 1 1. 1354 1900.

.500 135.0 1.2000 1910.

.550 148. 5 1. 1375

100.0 $2.376 100.0
104.1 22. 100 101,0
106, 1 22. 100 101.0
104.91 22. 400 21010
102. 3 22. 100 2 101.0
97.9 ? 2 100 101.0
99. 2 22. 100 P101.0
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91.8 22.210 294.3
95. 4 22.300) 290.9
94.1 22. 300 2 96.8
93. 5 22, 350 298. 9
93.5 22. 350 298. 9
101.5 22. 375 100.0
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114.8 2. S00109.0
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2. 540 108. 7 . 7750
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2. 2500 97.8 8500
2. 2.500 97 8 8500
2.0000 87.0
2. 0000 87.0

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2. (X200 87.0 8500
2. (XXOO 87.0 9042
2. W 87.0 .85-12
2. W 87.0 8125
2. 0000 87.0 8875
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2.6 113.0 1.0396
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100.0 104.0 97.9 94.8 91.7 91.7 104.0 104.0 104,0 104.0 104. 0 110.6 101. 5 105.5 108. 6 112. 3 119.5 126. 2 123. 1 118.5 127.2 125. 1

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1910.

January.
February
March.
April..
May..
June
July.
August.
September..
October.
November
December.

1. 2000
1. 17:30
1. 1750
1. 1750
1. 1750
1. 1540
1. 1500
1. 12.50
1. 1000
1. 1000
1.0750
1.0500

121.3
118, 8
1188
118.8
1188
116.2
116.2
113.7
111.2
111.2
108, 7
106.1

1. 0500 1. 0500 1.0300 1.0500 1.0250 1.0250 1.0250 1.000 1. 0000 1. 0000 1. 0000 1. 0000

129.4 128. 4 128.4 128.4 125.4 125.4 125.4 122.3 122. 3 122.3 122.3 122.3

550 +119.5 550 +1.48.5 .530 11485 .550 1148.5 .550 1148, 5 .530 148.5 .550 1148.5 1

550 148.5
.530 148.5
.550 1148.5
550 4148 5
550 148.5

3. 050 3118.7
3. 050 311S. 7
3.0.30 118.7
3. 050 3118,7
3.000 3116.7
3. 000 3116.7
3.000 3116.7
3.000 3116.7
3.000 3116.7
3.000 3116.7
3. 000 8116, 7
3.000 3116.7

2. 6000
2.000
2. 6000
2. 00
2. 0000
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2. GOXO
2. 0000
2. 600
2. (1000)
2.000
2. 0000

113.0
113.0
113.0
113.0
113. 0
113.0
113.0
1130
113.0
1130
113.0
113.0

1 Blankets: 11-4, 5 pounds to the pair, cotton warp, cotton and wool filling, per pound.
2 Boots and shoes: men's call bal. shoes, Good vear welt, dongola top.
8 For method of computing relative price, see pages 348 and 349, average price for 1905, $2.57.
* For method of computing relative price, see pages 348 and 349, average price for 1907, $0.524.

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