All wools, hair of the camel, goat, alpaca and other like animals shall be divided for the purpose of fixing the duties to be charged upon them, into the three following classes.

Class one, that is to say, merino, mestiza, metz or metis wools, or other wools of merino blood, immediate or remote. Down clothing wools and wools of like character with any of the preceding, including such as have been heretofore usually imported into the United States from Buenos Ayres, New Zealand, Australia, Cape of Good Hope, Russia Great Britain, Canada and elsewhere, and also including all wools not hereinafter described or designated in classes two and three.

Class two, that is to say, Leicester, Cotswold, Lincolnshire, Down combing wools, Canada long wools, or other like combing wools, of English blood; and usually known by the terms herein used, and also hair of the camel, goat, alpaca and other like animals.

Class three, that is to say Donskoi, native South American, Cordova, Valparaiso, Russian camel's hair, and including all such wools of like character as have been heretofore usually imported into the United States from Turkey, Greece, Egypt, Syria, and elsewhere, excepting improved wools hereinafter provided for.

The duty on wools of the first class which is imported washed shall be twice the amount of duty imposed on the unwashed wool; and the duty on wools of the first and second classes which is imported scoured, shall be three times the duty imposed if imported unwashed.

Unwashed wools shall be considered such as shall have been shorn from the sheep without any cleansing; that is, in the natural condition. Washed wools shall be considered such as have been washed with water on the sheep's back. Wool washed in any other manner than on the sheep's back shall be considered as scoured wool.

The duty upon all wools and hair of the first class shall be l1c per lb and upon all wools or hair of the second class 12c per pound.

On wools of the third class, and on camel's hair of the third class, the value whereof shall exceed 13c per lb., including charges, the duty shall be 32 per cent ad valorem. If the value exceeds 13c per lb. the duty shall be 50 per cent advalorem.

On woolen and worsted yarns made wholly or in part of wool, worsted or the hair of the camel, goat, alpaca or other animals, valued at not more than 30c per lb., the duty per pound shall be two and one-half times the duty on unwashed wool of the first class, and in addition thereto 35 p. c. ad valorem ; valued at more than 30c and less than 40c per lb. the duty shall be three times that imposed on unwashed wool of the first class, and in addition thereto 35 p. c. ad valorem ; valued at over 40c per lb. the duty shall be three and a half times that imposed on unwashed wool of the first class, and in addition thereto 40 p. c. ad valorem.

On woolen or worsted cloths, shawls, knit fabrics, and fabrics made on knitting machines or frames, and all manufactures of every description made wholly or in part of wool, worsted, or the hair of the camel, alpaca, goat or other animals not specially provided in this act, valued at not more than 30c per lb. the duty shall be three times the duty imposed on a pound of unwashed wool of the first class, and in addition 40 p. c. ad valorem; valued at more than 30c and less than 40c per lb., the duty per pound shall be three and one-half times the duty imposed on unwashed wool of the first class, and in addition thereto 40 p. c. ad valorem; valued at above 40c per lb., four times the duty on a pound of unwashed wool of the first class and 50 p. c. ad valorem.

On blankets, hats of wool, and flannels for underwear, composed in part or wholly of wool, valued at not more than 30c per lb., the duty per lb. shall be the same as that imposed on 1 1/2 lb. of unwashed wool of the first class, and in addition 30 p. c. ad valorem; valued at more than 30c and less than 40c per lb., the duty per lb. shall be twice the duty imposed on a pound of unwashed wool of the first class; and in addition thereto upon all of the above named articles 35 p. c. ad valorem. On blankets and hats of wool composed of wool or hair, wholly or in part, valued at over 50c per lb. the duty shall be three and one-half times the duty imposed on a lb. of unwashed wool of the first class, and in addition 35 p. c. ad val. Flannels composed wholly or in part of wool or hair, valued at above 50 cts a pound, shall be classified to pay the same duty as dress goods, coat linings, Italian cloths, and goods of similar character and description, provided by this act.

On women's and children's dress goods, coat linings, Italian cloths, and goods of similar character and description of which the warp consists wholly of cotton or other vegetable material, valued at not exceeding 15c per sq. yd. 7c per sq. yd. and in addition thereto 40 p. c. ad val., valued at above 15c per sq. yd., 8c per sq. yard and in addition thereto 50 p. c. ad valorem. Provided, That on all such goods weighing over 4 ounces per square yard the duty per pound shall be four times that on a pound of unwashed wool of the first class and in addition thereto 50 per cent ad valorem.

On women's and children's dress goods and similar fabrics not specially provided for in this act the duty shall be 12c per square yard and 50 p. c.advalorem. But if such goods weigh over 4 ounces to the sq. yd. the duty shall be four times that on a pound of unwashed wool of first class and in addition thereto 50 p. c. ad valorem.

On clothing, ready made, and articles of wearing apparel of every description not specially provided for in this act, and plushes and other pile fabrics, composed wholly or in part of wool, the duty per pound shall be four and one-half times the duty on a pound of unwashed wool of the first class, and in addition thereto 60 per cent ad valorem.

On cloaks, dolmans, jackets, ulsters, or other wraps or outside garments composed wholly or in part of wool, the duty per pound shall be four and one-half times the duty imposed on a pound of unwashed wool of the first class, and in addition thereto 60 per cent ad valorem.

On webbings, gorings, suspenders, braces, bindings, braids, galloons, fringes, cords and tassels, laces and embroideries, head nets or buttons of any kind made wholly or in part of wool, the duty shall be 60 cents per pound, and in addition thereto 60 per cent ad valorem.