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Roseltha Goble Diary, 1868

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Table of Stamp Duties

Stamps required in Notes, Drafts, or Bill of Exchange, executed singly:

For $25 and under, ........... 1 cent.

" $50 and over $25, ......... 2 "

" $100 and over $50, ......... 3 "

" each additional ....... $100 3 "

" " " fraction of $100 3 "

On Drafts or Bills of Exchange in duplicate:

For .................... $100 2 cents.

" each additional ...... $100 2 "

" " " fraction of $100 2 "

On Drafts or Bills of Exchange in more parts than two:

For ................... $100 1 cent.

" each additional ........ $100 1 "

" " " fraction of $100 1 "

Interest made payable at the maturity of any Bill, &c., shall be counted as part of the principle sum. Stamps must be cancelled at the time of affixing the same, by writing or stamping thereon the date. The stamps for Notes, &c., to be affixed by the marker or drawwer; and in case of any Draft or Bill of Exchange drawwn out of this Province, by the acceptor or first indorser.

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