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  • 68-83), and of the different kinds of purple dye (ix.
  • The exports, which comprise coffee, bananas, cocoa, cabinet-woods and dye-woods, with hides and skins, mother-of-pearl, tortoiseshell and gold, were officially valued at £1,398,000 in 1904; and in the same year the imports, including foodstuffs, dry goods and hardware, were valued at £1,229,000.
  • Moreover, the chemical character of the tussur silk differs from that of the mulberry silk, and the fibre has much less affinity for tinctorial substances, which it takes up unevenly, requiring a large amount of dye-stuffs.
  • They are crystalline solids showing a characteristic green metallic lustre; they are readily soluble in water and dye red or violet.
  • It possesses worsted and cotton mills, iron works, dye works and chemical works.