What is OUTAGE?

A tax or charge formerly imposed by the state of Maryland for the in- spection and markiug of hogsheads of tobacco intended for export. See Turner v. Mary- land, 107 U. S. 38, 2 Sup. Ct. 44, 27 L. Ed. 370; Turner T. State, 55 Md. 264.

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