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United American Lines - JOINT SERVICE - Hamburg-American Line 
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|    30. Attention of shippers is called to Sec. 235 of the Penal Laws of the United States | shipping order, or other declaration, or without INFORMING THE AGENT OF SUCH |
| (Act of Congress, March 4, 1909). viz.: "Every package containing explosive or other dan- | CARRIER OF THE TRUE CHARACTER THEREOF, AT OR BEFORE THE TIME SUCH |
| gerous articles, when presented to a common carrier for shipment, SHALL HAVE PLAINLY | DELIVERY FOR CARRIAGE IS MADE. Whoever shall knowingly violate or cause to be |
MARKED ON THE OUTSIDE THEREOF THE CONTENTS THEREOF and it shall be | violated any provision of the section * * * shall be fined not more than $2,000 or im- |
| unlawful for any person to deliver or cause to be deliveerd to any common carrier engaged in | prisoned not more than eighteen months, or both.'" |
| interstate or foreign commerce by land or water, for interstate or foreign transportation, or |   |
| to carry upon any vessel or vehicle engaged in interstate or foreign transportation, any ex- |    31. This Bill of lading, duly endorsed, shall be given up to the Carrier's representatives |
| plosive or other dangerous article under any false or deceptive marking, description, invoice, | in exchange for a delivery order. |
    32. The shipper, vessel, consignee, destination and Goods referred to overpage as mentioned or described on this side hereof are as follows:

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| Port of Reception (A) ...NEW YORK... | Shipper...JACQUES SELIGMANN & CO. INC.... |
| VESSEL ...THURINGIA... | Owner ...HAMBURG-AMERIKA LINIE |
| Destination of Vessel (Port "B") HAMBURG...HAMBURG... | Destination of Goods... [[Strikethrough]] FRANCFORT. [[/Strikethrough]] GERMANY HAMBURG... |
| Consignee: JACOB & VALENTIN. 14 GRIMM HAMBURG, GERMANY... or assigns | Notify (If consigned to Shipper's Order)... |

             DESCRIPTION OF GOODS
(Carrier's responsibility for description being limited as hereinbefore provided.)

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| MARKS | NUMBERS | NUMBER OF PACKAGES | SHIPPER'S DESCRIPTION OF PACKAGES AND CONTENTS | SHIPPER'S WEIGHT GROSS POUNDS |
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| MR. ZM HACKENBROCH NEUEMANINZERSTR FRANCFORT, GERMANY |   | ONE(1) CASE OF ILLUSTRADED BOOKS |   | 38# |

|  |  |  | NO COMMERCIAL VALUE |  |


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| 33. AND FINALLY that in accepting this Bill of Lading, the shipper, owner and con- |
| signee of the Goods and holder of this Bill of Lading agree to be bound by all its provisions, | 
| on this page and overpage, whether written, printed or stamped, as fully as if signed by all of | 
| them. |

| IN WITNESS WHEREOF... THREE(3)... Bills of Lading (exclusive of | 
| non-negotiable copies) all of this tenor and date, have been signed, One of | 
| which being accomplished the others to stand void. |

| Dated at NEW YORK, MARCH 11, 1924 ... 192... |

| UNITED AMERICAN LINES, Incorporated |
| Agents for Owners |
| PER.. [[?-Signature]] ... |

| F.T.D. Form No. 10 |
| 4-870 |
| 125M-11-23-A.L.R. |

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| FREIGHT CHARGED ON | RATE | FREIGHT |

|   | Per 100 lbs. |   |   |
|   |  "   "   "   |   |   |
|   |  "   "   "   |   |   |
|   | Per cu. ft.  |   |   |
|   |  "   "   "   |   |   |
|   |  "   "   "   |   |   |
|   |  "           |   |   |
|   |  "           |   |   |

| FREIGHT         $|   |   |
| CHARGES         $|   |   |
| TOTAL PAYABLE AT...NEW YORK... $|   |   |

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