The Genie Indusi1'iel says that it is difficult to account for the tremendous increase, during the last few years, of the consumption of tobacco in France ; but that it has increased, and that enormously, the following figures will shor :In 1830, the value of tobacco consumed was about $13,000,000. In 1840, it had increased to $19,000,000. In 1850, it attained $24,000,000, and in 1857 the sum of nearly $35,000,000 waspuffedaway in smoke.