Tarazed(AF-13: dp. 6,963; 1. 447& 39;10& 34;; b. 60& 39;; dr. 26& 39;; s. 18 k.;cpl. 238; a. 1 5& 34;, 3 3& 34;)Tarazed (AF-13) was built in 1932 as Chiriqui at Newport News, Va., by the Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Co.; was acquired by the Navy on 4 June 1941 from the United Fruit Co. through the Maritime Commission on a bare-boat basis; was converted for Navy use by Brewer& 39;s Drydock Co.
Cruiser Comet I (A34) from the left Here we see the Cruiser Tank Comet I (A34) from the left, showing its well proportioned design, a sign that it had been purpose built to carry its powerful 77mm gun.
USS Peary (DD-226) from the right Here we see the Clemson class destroyer USS Peary (DD-226) at rest, with her sun awnings out, accommodation ladder deployed and one of her boats ready to be deployed.
The first federal income tax in the United States was imposed during the Civil War and was initially set at 3 of incomes over $800. It was repealed after the war.The same Congress which passed the Wilson-Gorman Tariff of 1894 also passed the first peacetime income tax, partly to offset the loss of revenue from the new tariff.