History of Hillsborough County, Flori
2019-3-21 · Groceries came for the most part by schooner from New Orleans. a:' often as a cargo could be made up for this port. An idea of the wholesale price quoted Tampa storekeepers may be gained from the following, as listed by a New Orleans firm in 1859 : "Eggs, per barrel, $6 to 810. Flour, per barrel, $4.25 to $4.75. Lard oil, 87,Y.I cents per gallon.