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  • Accordingly he had to resign livings and canonries wholesale (April 28, 1410).
  • He proposed to do so by promoting a wholesale immigration into his tsardom of master-workmen and skilled artificers.
  • A large wholesale trade is carried on with all the settlements of the province.
  • The prosperity of the city depends on that of the rich mining country about it, on a very extensive wholesale trade, for which its situation and railway facilities admirably fit it, and on its large manufacturing and farming interests.
  • The trade-licence tax (impt des patentes) is imposed on every person carrying on any business whatever; it affects professional men, bankers and manufacturers, as well as wholesale and retail traders, and consists of (I) a fixed duty levied not on actual profits but with reference to the extent of a business or calling as indicated by number of employbs, population of the locality and other considerations.

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