THE TARIFF AS IT IS, COMPARED WITH THE SUBSTITUTE PROPOSED BY ITS ADVERSARIES IN THE BILL REPORTED TO THE U. S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES BY GEN. McKAY OF N.C. FROM THE COMMITTEE OF WAYS AND MEAN.

[New York: Greeley & McElrath: 1844]. 16pp, dbd, double columns, caption title [as issued]. Lightly foxed, Good+. The New York Tribune editor was an enthusiastic pro-tariff Whig, who was certain that adoption of the Democrats' free trade policies would bring the country to ruin and enhance the status of the Slave Power. This is his detailed defense of the Tariff of 1842, and of protectionism, for the 1844 presidential campaign. FIRST EDITION. Sabin 28492n. AI 44-2775 [5]. Item #9440

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