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Treasury decisions under customs and other laws Volume 26

Treasury decisions under customs and other laws Volume 26

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1893 Excerpt: ... in the.possession of the owner, and ' placed in with and as a part of what is called a person's wardrobe." "The test of wearing/' the Supreme Court said, "must be rejected." i In determining what apparel is "necessary and appropriate" for one's journey, and especially for one's "present comfort and convenience," regard must of course be had to the social status, condition in life, and financial resources of the person in question, inclnding the reasonable customs as to dress of the social circle in which such person ordinarily moves. This is the established rule of construction applied by the courts to analogous statutes governing exemptions from execution and other legal process. The collector's decision is reversed, and he is instructed to reliquidate the entry accordingly. (12581.--G. A. 1265.) Free entry, regalia--Joss House fittings. Before the U. S. General Appraisers at New York, March 5, 1892. In the matter of the protest, 9907 6, of Ning Yung Association, against the decision of the collector of customs at San Francisco, Cal., as to the rate and amount of duties chargeable on certain socalled church regalia, imported per H. Wedel Jaritburg, August 20, 1891. Opinion by Tichknor, General Appraiser. The above-described protest is against the assessment of duty at various rates under the appropriate provisions of the present tariff act on certain dolls or small images, wooden shelves, artificial flowers, silk sashes, embroidered table covers and curtains, flags, flag tops, chair covers, carvings of wood, and various other articles, which the protestants claim are entitled to free admission under paragraph 692 of said act as the property of the Ning Yung Association, founded for religious purposes and for use in ...