Exaggerated accounts of resources of Louisiana — Law's judgment at fault. — His ultimate aim.-he creates an arti ficial rise in the value of Company shares — His unsuccessful efforts to gain inﬂuence over saint-simon. — Acquisition of Tobacco mono ly. — Absorption of other companies — Re constitution of est India Company — Parliamentary opposi tion overcome. Mothers and Daughters — Excited speculation in shares — Issue of notes to colonists. — A pioneer's account of Louisiana.