Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922, December 17, 1911, WANT AD SECTION, Page 6, Image 50
1 L T1IK OMAHA SUXDAV UKVr. UKCKM11KK 17. 1011. 7 GRAIN AND PRODUCE MARKET i?UX-n brr. fp,c: May, el1-; while, "Wheat Traders Cautious Following Bulge of Day Before. BULLS ARE INACTIVE IN CORN osntry Offering Are Uhl and Lo cal Rerelpta Are Below Eiprrta. tlon -Uhpr Conditio. ' -rp Not Favorable. OATt - I'm haiiced : Nn. I tl'Hc; N". 2 mixed, As'n V- R YF.-!Wi)4e. II A Y -t n tiHUKril: choice timothy, f 19 0 ?J0.nO; choice prairie, $1:1 Jf1t IS Stl. ni'TTLI! --tt raiurr . first. S.le; second. :lc; park Ins Mm k. 'V. K.C.tlS Lxtras, iilc; fust. second. IT.-. Rcietpt. Shipment Wh.-Ht. bu M.um Corn, hu K1.0l WVOivi Oats, bu 1.".W i.WO JEW lOIIK liRMCRAI, MARKKT ... . OMA.IA, Hec. K. lm. wheat market wto ery encourag ing for buyer. New from Argentina 1 and the strength both In the northwest and southwest market were featured by . the bull faction. However trader are caution after such bulge a cam at the cloie yesterday and today's market allowed slight signs of weakening. News over Sunday will I no doubt have Its effect Monday. i with weather conditions rather adverse for tha handling of new corn, country of- ferlng light and local receipts below ex pectation, there la a tltnld feeling against I worklnir on the bull aide of the market I at this time of the year. wnrac rem verv firm arter closing under a Till head of ateara. Kverythlng points to a strong market. Cash wheat was 14c to 2c higher. Receipt, of corn westf light and weather condition are adverse. Strength In wheat Is a strengthening feature. Cash corn was Ho to 14c. higher. rlmary wheat receipt were 4S1.000bu. and shipments were 246,000 bu., against receipts last year of 676,000 bu. and ship ments of 24.000 bu. Primary corn receipts were 8R4.00O bu. and shipments were 6H.000 bu., against re ceipts last year ot W2,ooo bu. and ship ments of f,0ti0 bu. Clearances were 67,400 bu. of corn, none rf oat, and wheat and flour equal to .tvr.o bu. Liverpool closed Hd to "ad lower on , wheat, and i.d lower on coin. ' The following cash sales were reported Wheat: No. 3 hard, 1 car, 994c; 2 care, 74c No. S hard. 1 car. 9ya; 1 car, 964c. No. 4 hard. 1 car, 5o. No. 3 mixed. 1 car, tc. Corn: No. S white. 1 car, M4c. ' No. 4 whit, 1 car, 674c: 2 cars, 674c. No. 3 color, 3 cara, 6$4c. No .3 yellow, 4 cars. 68o. No. 4. yellow, ( cars, 67c. No. 3 mixed, 9 cars, 68c; 1 car, 67c. No. 4 j mixed, I cars, 87o; 1 car, 6i4c No grade, 1 car, 644c; 3 oars. 54c. Oat: Standard, 2 cars. 444c. No. S white, 3 car, 48V4jc; 4 cars, 44o. No. 4 white, 1 car, 44o; 2 cars, 4e; 1 car, 48e. Omaha Caab Priri, WHEAT No. ! hard. Titt4c: No. 3 hard. fKgJdSVic; .No. 4 hard. 9H(fici4c. ! CORN No. 3 white, 686l4o: No. 4 ', white, 60oT4c! No. 3 color, 67fjSbi; Noi . ....11-. , " t . - ,. - . . . .- jcuvw, u.evoou; ru, yeiiow, m'q-Oic; No. 3, 67Hjc; No. 4, 6&867C; ho grade, 63jMHe, OAT8 44flic7 Btandard. 4sU4BUv No. 3 white, 4&4c; No. 4 white, 4b9 BARLEY Milling, $U21.20; No. 1, feet. "0SJk5. RYE-No. 2. 89HWio: No. 3. 88489MiC. .k-iziivv p Cavrlot Receipt. Wheat. Corn. Oat. hlcago ....... 40 251 57 Minneapolis zm ... .Omars, ...... 27 47 11 .uuiutn ............... 63 ... . CHICAGO CHAIN AND PROVISION'S Fratwres of the Trading? and Closing? Prloca oil Board of Trade. CHICAGO, Dec. 16. Despite helpful new from many sources, better harvest weatner in Argenuna, eent the wheat market today to a lower level. The cloae Here was easy at lc to a under venter 1ay. Corn-finished a l-16o to c higher limn iant mini, oata a snaae down ana ling products unchanged tn 10s lower Partly offsetUng the Improved weather for whet harveat In Argentina wer re duced estimate ot the surnlus which would be available for export from that tuuniry. rne duii obtained some en couragement, too. from the fact that re ceipts of gprlng wheat thla aide of the Canadian line were a little lighter than year ago, but the arrlvaJa at Wlnnluer told a different story, being quadruple the figures of u. year ago. Not only here r nut Minneapolis. Omaha and Kansas City . rulllers were, buvlnr. Between tha onen. ing and the close May ranged from 9849 wc, wim last aate nit, a loss ot , : not. ' . t Rough weather over most of the belt ' had a bill 11 ih effect on corn. Hesldes t there was an offlolal prediction that re - lief need not be expected within the next : thtrty-slx houts. May fluctuated from IT4IS4 to tilHc closing Hteady a shade net higher at 644c. Cash grades were not freely offered. No. Z yellow brought w sreio lor new. ' Though firm moet of the day with corn, the oat market drooped In the end as a result of the down turn of wheat TO fact tnat primary receipt were running large was also an Influence tend - jug to lower quotations. Top and bottom prices for Way were 4Uc and 48c, with the close at the last named level, a net decline of a shade. Provision!! were a little disposed to sag, owing to the poaslbilMy that the action of the British government In shutting out bids from the larger American packers might lead to a similar course by other nHtlon. Fork closed 74a to juo down . but lard and rib had not easd off be yond Zhutt at th most. Quotation ranged as follows: NEW YORK JTOCK MARKET Strong Tone Develops in Market After Early Hesitation. MOVEMENT IS SUBSTANTIAL -SwoUrriin. Unotatloas of the llnr on Various nmimiillllra. NKW YORK. Icc. If..--FlAnt Steady: spring patents, fc.KHi j .lti: winter otraiKhts. $4.10w4.Jti, winter pHt -nts, $4.::-i I 70; spring cletrs, 4.1KU4.; winter extra No. 1. $3.70 i3.M; winter extra No. 2. S3. 6641 3. 54; K an as Strtilglits. 4.fH"li4.7(. Receipts. NJ,H!i bu. : ahlimients. 2I.Ctc' bu. -Rye flour. quiet; fair 'o gwd, S4.7.".4i4.W; choU-e to ranc-, s.i.tvruo.w. Ruckwoat flour, quiet. S2.noii2.M5 tier hunilred pounds. CO R N M K A I St ead y ; fine w hite and ellow, 1.tawnl.6.'i; coarse. Sl.6T-4fl.H0; kiln dried, S:f.f.r.M;t.7b. RYK-Kteady; No. S. 97c. c. I. f. Buffalo to arrive. BARI4KT Steady; maltlnp, Jl lSOjl.Io. . I. r. HuffHlo. WHKAT-Snot market barely steady; No. 2 red. 9ic elevator export basis and PV f. o. b. afloat; No. 1 northern Duluth, H.1H4 f. o. b. afloat. Futures market was easy early on tho cables and reports of more favorable weather In Argentina, :ut rallied on small northwestern re ceipts and private estimate reducing the Argentina exportable surplus, closed net unchanged. Hece nber closed 9i4c; May, tl'tWl.oaH: closed Sl.iKi'i, Receipts. 4J.0W bu.; shltiments, 8R.7N bu. CORN Snot market firm: exrKirt new. 70'c f. o. b. afloat. Futures market whs nominal. Receipts, 42,750 bu.; shipments. UitOti bu. OATS Spot steady; standard wnite uic n elevator; No. 2, (144c; .o a ana 1, 64c, and natural white and clipped, 6Jf((vic on track, futures market was nominal. Receipts, 3S,lJi bu.; uhlpments, nil. HAY Firm: irlme. nominal: No. 1, SI. 25!frl. 30; No. 2. 31.101.16; No, 8, 6c(a41.0l. HOPS Steady; state, common to c no ice lMl, 6orpMc;. 1910, nominal; l'acirio coast liUl. 45(i)60c; 1910, nominal. HIDEi Firm; Central America, a.c; Bogota. 12tfJ34c. . LBATIlER-eiteadyi nemiocK iirsis, taui 27c; seconds, 24ac; thirds. a'Jac;. re J.lSo. . ..... ... PROVISIONS -orK, teaay; mw, wi. (617.65; family, Sl.0iu'15.U0; short Clear' S17.J5W18.2J. Beef, firm; mess. Jij,00i lS.W, family, $14.60(fl6.oo; peeves nm, .r-lr 31.00. Ct meats, steady; pickled bellies, KXTT14 pounds, 94o; pickled hams, ll--Vc. Lrd, easy; middle west prime, va.twu-v.ai, refined, barely steady; continent, 19.60; South America, 310.25; compound, 6!tJ74c. TALJjOW Steady ; prime ciiy nnuo., 6 V.c j country, 67l'3'Ni'- BUTTER Very firm: creamery spe cials, Stic; extras, 35c; firsts, 324F324C C1IEE8E-Flrm; weeKiy expona, boxes; state whole milk fall and earner specials, lrtc; skims, 13i13c. EOQS Firm: rresn gamemu 38841c; extra first, 3ryr;o; held fres. poor to fair. 2127c; western gathered, white, S.iie40c. - St. Lonla General Market. PT. LOTUS, Dec 16. WHEAT Futures, lower; May. 984wiHc; July, fl:i-H-934o; cash, steady: track No. 3 red, Olivine; No. 3 hard, 9c(&.07, CORN rilfTher: may, iomwihc; juiy, 64U$5o; track; No. a, 694c; No. 3 white, 61IU61HC. OATH Steady; December, 48c; May, 494c; track No. 2. 474c; No 3 white, 4ttc nYIC-Cnchanged. 94c. FIjOUR Steady: red winter patents. $4.30)4.70; extra fancy and straight, S3.753 4w; hard winter clears, n.B.-u.iv. RWKEV Timothy. S14.00a&60. BRAN Firm; sacked, east track. $1.19 L8. - - HAY Flm; timothy. S21.00S6.00; prairie, PROVISIONS Pork, unchanged. Job bing, 315.60. IMra, lower; prime steam, S8.80478.60. Dry salt meat, unchanged; boxed, extra shorts, $8.25; clear ribs, SS.25; short clears, $8,874- Bacon, un changed; boxed, extra shorts, $9.26; clear ribs. S9.Z5: short clear. S9.371. I'OUL,TRY Firm; chloken. 74c: springs. 84o; turkey. 14'c; ducks. Uc; geese, 8". BUTTER Lower; creamery, 26 35c F.r.OS Lower. 27c Keoeipis. enipmor.ts. I.rhlgh A alley .Trove I aaseally Active and anplnnta I'nlted states trrt as Speca latlve Favorite, Kt dlvtdni. lenrlna linear flank Hllrm't. NKW YORK. lec. 1 - The sintement of lenrltut linuee banks for the week lu hat tne bank hold Ste.lv!. :V0 rcervn In vcess of lel renulreiiirnts. This Is tin Increase of 310.790 In the proportionate ch reserve as compared with livt week. The statement follows: DA1LT AVKKAtlK. A mount. Loans $l,aI.T?.tt son 7, s "S It km c4 Mi S 4. Dim iv M e 1 1(H) 66H M4 MS 10 'v ) W t44 H'i 1MI 44'i 44, 44 514 - 4 0 K7 37 at t.tno 7i 14 74i; 100 1 KM 10:4 100 TU ti S3 1154 l.tno 1404 I4i 140H :n J7 M4 l.lllU !H S4 " l.00 107 1W, lt' l(S JM4 100 2, mo 77 10; 24li 2H 774 774 M. WW 31,0(10 Flour, bbla.. Wheat, bu.. Corn, bu. Bo.oort Oata, bu . 63.01)0 63.000 H8,ono 68,000 24.000 iArtlc'11 Open. I High. Low. Close.Yes'y. Wheat I Dec.. 944"l 9H M S44 944 May. 984tAk 994 9H 94 99 July. 95. 94t 94 V 95U Corn. Dec.. 6JM.fl 63 824 82T4i 624 May. OS 464 1, 644 6334 44 M4 July. 83Vi!M64V4rti "4 U44 64 Oats. lec.. 467, 47 46',46-4flH7 47 May. 4SV9 4 4 4H 4 4St(4 July. 1 454 454 4H 454 460:4 1'ork. I May. 16 86-95 15 95 15 85 15 90 1ft 00 July. 16 0J4 lfl'i 16 024 106 16 124 l.ard. ,. Jan,. 9 05 10 05 074 10 May. 9274-30 324 274 324 25 July. 424 424 46 t 15 Jtibs. Jan.. 8 174 8 20 8 174 8 20 Mav. 8 4-'. 8 60 8 46 8 60 8 624 July. 8 60 8 60 8474-60 8 60 8 624 Minneapolis Grain Market. MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 16. WHEAT December. $101'; May, 81.0B4; Ju'r, 11074.-. rash. No. 1 hard. S1.041: No. northern, Sl.03iifl.04; No. 3 northern, $L014 1.02; No. 8 wheat, 9&309C BARLEY 70c$1.14. CORN No. S yellow, 6o. OATS No. white, 4604040. RYE No. 2, 87IU874C 1.4 RA N-4J3.O)0tl23. 60. FIjOUR Unchanged; flrt patents, $4,9tKit5.20; second patent, $4.60Zf4-80; first uleais, 4itOB.io secona oiear, rhllndelphla 1'rodoe Market. PHILADELPHIA, Dec. Iff. BUTTEIt Flrmer, good demand, western creamery, special, 89c; extra, V7e; nearby print, extra, 40o. . F.OOS yulet: unchanged. :il EKStl Firm; New York full cream, fancy. 4o; fair to good, 154W19C. Peorl Market. PEORIA, 111., Dec. 18.-CORN-Bteady; No. 3 white, 604c; No. 4 white, 6S40; No. 8 yellow, 004c; No. 4 yellow, M4c; No. 8 mixed, 6460c; No. 4 mixed, 684c; sample. 664c. OAT8 Unchanged; No. 8 white. 474o; No. 4 white, 474c; No. 4 white. 46c. Liverpool Grain Market. LIVERPOOL Dec. 16. WI I F.AT-Spot. steady; No. 2 Manitoba, 7 lid: No. S. Manitoba, 7 114d: futures, easy; Decem ber, 4s 4H4: March. 7 34d; May, 7 24d. CORN Ppot, nrm; American mixea, na NKW YORK. Dec. 16.-A strong tmie developed In the stock market today after early hesitation, lning stm-k was sup plied In considerable volunm and the trading showed signs of bearishness, on the thory that a reaction was d-je. Put these Influences were offset by the steady demand for standard tocks. The movement was of a substantial character, although gains at the end of the day were not large. 1-ehlgh Valley, Union l'ailflo, Erie second preferred. United States Steel, American Smelting and a few of the specialties made the best gains. I-elugh Valley ws unusuallr active and supplanted United States Kteel as the market favorite. The price was marked up 24c to S1.S1S In connection with the report that the annual , meeting next meeting next month plans would be made for segregations of the assets and an extra dividend distribution among the shareholders. Predictions of n large cssh gain by tha hanks this veek were borne out by the clearing house statement, the actual gain amounting to nearly $!.000,000. The most striking feature of the report waa tha loan, which In the average showed a de crease of $17,S74,000, and In the actual statement an Increase of nearly $13.000,0(W. i he Iniprovem-fi.t In business went on during tho week, according to the trade reviews. Mild weather has' Increased the number of Idle freight car. 1 ho bond market waa firm and active. Total sales par vilue, $l.Hti4,000. United States Ss lost 4c on cbII on the week. Numner of sales and lea, Unit nuutatlona ot etueks were as follows: Sim. Hub. bo. ClM. Aun-t.iminiflrg pfit AniAlRiraatea Coppr ,. American Affrtaultural , Am. Ht BiiKir American 1.0 , Amarlran C & F Am. (tton Oil Amtriion II. A U Bid Am. Ire i-urltte Anwrlcan lnweil Amriean lcomMlv ., Amtrtrin B. A R Am. P. A R. pM Am. fit Ml rnnnitrlM... Am. Busar Haflnlng Amtrli'in T. A. T American ' Woolea Amrontfa lilnlnc Co.. Atehlina Atohlaon pM Atiaauo Cojrt tin.... Baltlmnra A Ohio........ Bethlehfim Steal Hraoklrn tlapld Tr Canadian Iael(li ('antral LMiihar H. Central Ixathar pfd Central ot Sw Jaraay... Cheiapeaka A Ohlo..w. .. Cbluaso A Alton hlcaco O. W.. new..... Chloaiio (1. W. ptd cnloago ' n- w Clitcaio. U. A St. P C, C. C. A. St. t. I'olorado F. A I Colnradn A Ponthern ConaolMatad UM Corn Products Dvlaware A Hudaon Denver A Hlo Grande... Denver A It. O. pfd Dletlllera' securities .... Krle Krie 1 pfd Krla id pfd (laneral Klaetrto M Ureal Northern ptd Great Northern On tfs. Illinois Central Inlerborouerh Met International Harreater.. Inter-Marine ptd International Paper ...... International Tump ...... Iowa Central Kanaaa City Southern... K. C. do. pfd Laclede Gee Lehlfh Valley Ixuilarllle A Kaahvllla.. Minn. A Ct. Louie M . Bt. P. A B. 8. M... Mlaaourl, K. A T M . K. A T. pfd Mlaaoart Peclfta National Rlaoult National Iead N. R. R. of M. M pfd.. New York 4"entral , N. T.. O. A W Norfolk A Western North . American Northern Paclflo Pacific Mall Pemieylvanta People' a Uen P.. '.. ('. A St. h Plttlburjh Oal Presaed Pteel Car Pullman I'aluc Car Hallmiy tHeel eprlng.... Hidtn Republic Bteel Rnpubllo Hteel pfd Ruck Inland Co Ituck litland ti. pfd...., Bt. L. A H. P. Id pfd... Bt. jyoiila fl. W Rt. L. 8. W. pfd Kloes-sheffleld H. A I... Houtliern Pacific Southern lUllway Boutharn Hallway pfd.... Tenneeeee Copper Texa A Pacific T., St. U A W T.. 81. U W. ptd Co loo Paciflo Colon Pactflo pfd tailed Mtatee Realty I'nlted Btatea Rubber.... United Btatea Hteel.... U. 8. Steel pfd Utah t'opper Va.-Carollna Chemical .. Wabaeh Wabaili pfd W'Mlern Maryland Weetlnvhouae Klectrlc ... Weatern Union Wbeellng Sr. U E Total aalee for tha day liecle :ill.7M.ii lxgal tenders M t'tiKKi Net dnnoalUi l,7!.O4e.0i Irculalion el.t'W.wv Iecicase. Ranks cash reserve Trust companies cash reserve. Aggregate rssh reserve) ... Trust compsny's reserve with clearing house member carrying 25 per cent cash reserve, SfiO.KMl.""", ACTUAL CONDITION. Amount Increase. $t.MI.0S7.OH fl2.12,OM .H4.ns:.nn) 4.llS.nil S4.MI.ftH) 2.0WMWU l.O.S44,0O 17,.tS6,OH) JO.S'.'O.Oiai S.Si.Oin U.ti.T.tO) S.MI.I.'H) oatin Specie egai tenner Net deposits , Irculatlou Ex. lawful rrserv Decrease. Hank cash reserv Tsuit company' cash reserve. Aggregate cash reserve S,W.023,ooo Trust Companies reserve, with clearing house members carrying 26 per cent cah reserv. Sim,! 1.000. Summary of state bnnks and trust com- punlea In greater New Vork not reporting to tho clearing houce: Amount. l.luo 744 74 t.ato U4 11m isa 11 10 s4 t.3.. 434 1H SI 4 M 4) Oft 1404 2404 tW MH 804 S!n " 115 744 24 14 H1V 1"4 .1 14 44 l:H 11 167 It 44 1S C4 43 Hi as 141 44 1V1 1 17 3S i4 19 JIM '4 in)4 14 .1H4 14 4 tst 111; T8 s.ouo too 600 3.(00 1.100 soo 700 1,100 1.100 1(00 100 .no too 100 40,100 Itt it 4!4 1074 124 35 "iiii 10J4 l4 ! . . ... 105 1804 1.K00 U4 SO son . too i4 79 iofi" 1T4 1M i,oe- s4 4 4,000 H oOO 344 1074 400 a loo iws ion 7 M0 11 JOll 31't l.oo 114 53 ' U4 Jtrr :i ion 4 73 llK4i Ut 31 Vi .114 300 114 'iw iii'i ti.ciio 144 JUO 2f.i DUO 100 UK) M0 ,000 3,700 too 100 "two 4 S4 4A4 414 44 1KH! !i 71 314 li4 'iiii 1074 84 IS 4lli 414 4'.'4 113 n4 714 l'4 lncrense. ,".7.s;4 v' 6.oin,iKH) 2.S4o.i" 16. 347.01a) ;-ft.0"(l .Sr.yono . (ki.4liH.0ka) OMAHA LIVESTOCK MARKET Killing; Cattle Forty to Fifty Cents Lower for Week. HOGS HAVE HELD UP VERY WELL Fairly tiond ItereleHa of sheep for W eek, allk I'rlees on All Klntls of Killer and feed ers steady. .$.-S5.S06,OHO Iterainta were: Official Monday ffic.nl Tueailav Official Wednesday... uncial 1 nursua) .... ifflctal Frldav Ratlmata Saturday ... $34.s:a.noo W.KSX.Oklkl Six davs this week..J7.f' r-VW Kama davs lat week. .1.1X1. W.S4T. Kame 3 weeks ago 12. KM B4.673 rame 3 weeks ao s;t.;ira 4i.. Same 4 weeks ao 2H.taS7 40.4 Same day last 1 ear... 113,414 36.S1S The following table shows the receipt of cattle, hogs and sheep at South Omaha ur tne year to ttate. as compsreu wun ast year: 1!)1. 1I0. 1HH9. lw- 'altle 1.14J.903 I.lMitS vi.ui logs s.zw.u' i.w;.7;w :J.3 Sheep 2,!C, 2,.?6 13.WSJ The following table shown lb averaao prices paid for hogs at South Omaha for ha last few 0a. with comparison: Irfiann, Specie l,egai tender Total deposit .SAlg.o4l.700 . 6U.3OR.p0ll . 11.44.41X1 . 6,1.,i,(lkV Increase. l,l)',!li)( 3ar..;oo 2;.oo 6.1:5.1U0 London Stock Market. LONDON, Dec. 18. American securities opened steady on the Stock exchange her today, with prices about unchanged. Later the market advanced under the lend ct United States Steel. The closhiW was steady, with values ranging from unchanged to a point higher than yester day's New York closing Conaola, money. .. 77 l-KlMuirrltle AV ....N. 77 I 1 , K T .. HN. V. Central .. M4 Norfolk W .104 in pfd ..107 Ontario A W do aeemint. Anial. Chopper. Anaconda .... Atrhlaon do pfd . . . . 7i Hearting. .'. luBixiilietn lly.. Baltimore sV Ohlo...losm'ennarlanU Canadian raclflc..,.J47HKand Mlnea fbeeapeak A O... Chlraao l. W (Til.. Mil. 4t Bt. r. Da Ueera Denrer A Rio O... do pfd Erie do let pfd do Id pfd Orand Trunk Illinois Central.. 114vi do nfd. 14 Fouthern Pacific ail olem Pacltla 4kt do ptd 3:11.'. t. Bteel 4H do pfd 44 Walnut! a4 do ptd u aioNEV-atM per cent. 61L.VKR Bar. steady at 3641 per ox. Th rate of discount In the open market for snort bins is 4 per cent: fur three month' bill, 374 per cent. .104 . 4 .111! .1114 . 11 . 404 . tn . Tut . 104 . 7 .114 .17t4 . H . 70 .114 . 7 . 174 New York Mtalna- "lock. NRW yoUK, Pec. ltt.-Cloing auota tions 011 mining stock were: . Allc too Mexican Com. Tunnel flock, it do bonde 14 Con. VI. &. V 71 Iron Silver lie Leadvllla Oou. S Offered. Mttle C'hlet .. Ontario ........ (iphlr Standard Yellow Jaoket ....410 ..... 1 ....100 ...l3 10)1 .... J 10 T it.s iiioii 1714 174 1.000 111,1110 , 1,011 , ii.Ji io K0 l,o.( . 100 l.tm 4 4 4X4 1114 64 4 M4 7' 144 ' 804 44 44 111 4:14 MS 4 144 414 474 04a 404.600 ebarea. 10:14 144 SI lf.7 0 H34 M 4 2S4 44 41 314 71 414 1W4 104a 71 U4 12-4 1J 17 1744 S4 44 4H4 4 1114 M 15 4 14 (l 4 m 44 4 'ash. Quotations were as follow FIOUR Dull, easy; winter patent, $17Vcr4.90; winter straight. S3. SUtigpa. & ; eprlng patent, S5.7Ofjo.H0: spring alralghts, $l.2rq4.tt: Imkers, t-'f od'ijH.Io. KVK No. t, Wm&'J3r. BARLEY Feed or nilKlng, gtVQSjc; fair to choice malting. fl.1nil1.24. SKKI8 'llmoihy. fl2.it7'lC.OO; clover, flS.lMVUIfO..' 4 PROV 1 8 lONfi Mefs pork, per bbl., $16.00 oW.So. Lard, per 100 lb., Vt.bi. Short libs, Biiies (loose), $7.7fi. Total clearance of wheat and flour were equal to SiU.OuO bu. Primary receipts were 4X1. OiO bu., compared with 7o,UuO bu. the corropouding day a year ago. Esti mated receipt for Monday: Wheat, 13 cars; corn, 1'Si car; oat, 1(0 car; hogs, 4.V0M head. Chicago Cash Prfces Wheat : No. 2 red, Iii974o; No. 3 red. !"'j..c; No. 2 hard, DHcS$1.02: No. 3 hard. uDie: No. 1 north ern,. $1.061.034; No. 3 northern, 1.0i(ii 5.07; NO. 8 northern, $1.03eil.U6: No. 2 spring. 8c6$10t; No. 3 prlng, 5rCj$1.04: No. spring, sscfi$l.uO; velvet chalf. ftV 31.04; durum. Wc4($l.l Corn: No. t old, C0c; No. 2 white W'yiWlc; No. 3 yellow, U04ii61c; No. 3 yellow, &4iiiilc: No. 4 white, 67&.W4c; No. 4 yellow, 5i55.sc; No 4, 68tVJHc. Oats: No. 2 white, 4N4? 4(tc; N. 3 white, 474ii 4s.c; No. 4 whit. 47'( 4c; standard, 47"-ij4mo. BUTTE1V-tedy; creamerle. 2Jr33c; dairies. 2PU31C. HGOS Receipts, l.IOB cases. Market steady; at mark, casea Included, 2-.!Sc, firsts. 2Wi21c;. prime first. 2MJ30C CHBKeiE 8te.udy; daisies, l&ittlUc; tains, 164315'ic; Young Americas, U,q 16c; long horns, lolfic. POTATOUS Vnett)ei; choice to fancy, eOc3c, fair to good, 7u0'c- POL'LTRY hteady; turkey. 14ffle; tiiiokens, iOc; springs. t'talOc. VKAI-i4ieady at 7tjllc. of contract grade; corn. -M cure. Ml ISirilJ"" JanUary' 58 8d; Feb- mnthWjH vr Vork Money Market. NEW YORK, Dec. It). MONEY On call; nominal; time loans, firm; sixty aaya, 111 yt per cent: six mary, 6 744. Milwaukee Grata Market. MILWAUKKR, Dec. I6.-WIIKAT-X0. 1 northern, $1.0tVU1.07; No, 2 northern, fl.06 il.08; No. 2 hard winter, Kte&fl.Ol; May. Sukc; July, 84'n.-, OATH Ktandard, 47W48c. BARLEY Malting, 4i.124il.23. Coffee Market. NEW YORK, Pec. lR.-COFPEE-Ku-ture opened ateady at unchanged prices to an advance of four points on a llttlu cattered covering In the absence of uny fresh feature. January eased off after th call under scattering liquidation, but there wa very little offering for other deliveries, and the appearance of Remem ber buying order (n the hand of leading bull broker Inspired enough covering to Impart a generally steady undertone to the market. The cloae waa steady, net five points lower on January, but ' un changed to six point higher on other month. Sale, 23.00 bags; December. lS.JSo; January, 13.35c; Kt-hruary, 18S0c; March, lS.lii; April, 13.10; May, 13.04c; June, 13.03c; July and August, 13.03c; September, 13.03c; October and November, 13.02c. Havre wa unchanged1 to 4 franc lower. Hamburg was unchanged to 4 pfg. lower. Rio 7ft rela lower at 3 $200. Hantou, un. changed. 4 8$a50; 7s 7$35o. Receipt at the two Brazilian port. Ss.OiiO bags, against en irn nags last year. Jundialiy receipts, IS.ftuO bugs, against ll.WiO bag last year. Rln was reported in all diHtrlcta of Kao Paulo. New warehouse deliveries yester day wer 6,077 bags, against piftib ha last year. Todav sicsl eh -o, Santo report 4s unchanged and Sao Paulo receipts of 27.0CO bags, against 23.HHO bags yesterday. hpot coffee, quiet: rlo. No. 7, 14V& 144c; Pantos, No. 4, 15i(i54c; mild, quiet; Cor dova, l4ffl84c - tier cent. PRIME MERCANTILE PAFKR-4U( 44 per cent. BTKRuJ NO EXCHANGE Hteady with actual business In banker bills, at $4.83 for sixty-day bills, and at $4.816 for de mand. Commercial bills, $4 824. SILVER Bar, t.V4; Mexican dollar, 4Cc. PONDS Government, steady; railroad, firm. Closing quotation on bond today wer a follow1 100 int. Met. 4s 7T4 140 Int. M. at. 44a MS .I014.iapan 4, aji. t.'. no. lac a... 7I4 Hit I. B. dtib. 4a 1431... lit. lilt U 4k N. onl. 4a , . f'-.'M. K Mu T. let dm. MK. ....1014 de sen. t'ia n lot ato. Paclllo 4a liiA V. . rar. It. re. do coupon V. 8. . reg .,.. do coupon V. i. 4a. rea do coupon Allls-;hal. lit Anwr. A, ta T - T c Am. Tobacco 4a iIN. K. R. of M. 44a da e ' Armour t. l'a. . a aeo. e s HOl'TIt OMAHA. Dec. If,, 1MI. 'attie. llogs. Sheep. MM, K7.-0 11.14 K.ivvt 11.311 4.K.0 lO.S'.l 4.4SI ln.SJ'k , KM lo.twr 6 - 8.700 J LAYING OUT GOLF COURSE Holes is Desirable. ALL CHARACTERS ARE NEEDED I klra l.lve Stock Market. rillCAOO. Pec. 1. CATT!,-Recelit4 estimated at 4i head; market, ati-ailv; beeves, $4...Vr). "it; Texas steers, fl S.7N; western sleers. $4 Mv,r mi; stnrknra Architprt Aorta that VarJet-ir ftf nd feeders. $3 rin ; ,-ows and heifer ArLnllecM AKce Uiai Variety 01 II 2b: calves. K..i1rS.ts. 1UH1.S M.M-elpt estimated at K..00() head; murket, slow: liglit. $.(i.Viri.ri; mlaod. $fkl,4i3.7tl: heavv. $.s.HMir,.3i; rough. $". 4Vu' 10; gad to choice heavv, $'1 Iff R; pigs, $404,L"-7J; bulk ot sales, fn.ofi tlH.ftV SIIKKP AND LAMIlH-Receliits e-etl-tiiHled at ?.'vM head: market weak: na tive. fSiMir 4.1ft; western. f2.7Mt4.l: year ling. 34.ioU.r); hvmbs, native, U-iH B it); western, $4. .".')). Itl. Ksnasa 4 I4y Live Klock Market. KANSAS CITY. Dec. I CATTLK Receipts. SOO head; no southerns; native leer. $R 'v Tf; Kouthein steers. 4 on(i Dt); outhern cows and heifers. $.1 tXXIr4 M); native cows and heifers. $S.7Mf7 00 at nev er and feeders, $.l.7Mi6.IW; bulls, ..0(tt r 00; calves, 34 M)1(8.00; western steers, $4Sitf.W: wet xern cows, $;t.on(i4.0O. MtH IK Receipts. 7.000 head; market steady: bulk of aslaa. $5.7Mitt.2r: heavy. 2,tiM) $ IM"' 30; packer and butchers, $.Ktf 44 off 1: lights, ff..Mkir.l; pigs, f4.IMtS.3o. LISI HIIKKP AND LAM UK No receipts; 3U.S3J market steady; muttons, f3.OTVtl4.0O; lambs. M.w'tTKOB; rang wether ami yeaning. $3.4u5 00; range ewes, 1:1 MJ4.00. , Kind of 4'nnrae la Determined ky tke 1'nsllloM ami liaardltiK of It rattla; tureens Adapting I'onrae to Utadii, NEW YOUIC, Dec. If.. Th up-to-elatn golf architects generally agrne nowaday that In the arrangement of courses that mean something thore should be a com plete variety of holes, not only a to length, but In their character, the way In which they are bunkered, th kind of tee shot that Is required at them, and last but not least, tho kind of approach. In every case the putting green should be thoroughly well guarded. It has also been claimed that the shorter the hole tho smaller should be tlta green and the mora closely It should market be guarded, so that this principle, when Date Deo. 7 Dex Doc. Dec. ec. Dec. ec. Dec. I ee. MM'. I 1911. :l410.llV.;l.liej7.lWI.lUD. . I.oal Live stock Market. XT. I.OUIH. Dec. lfl.CATTLe. Re ceipts. 00 head: no TrXsns; steady; native beef steer, $4.etti0.2ft; cows I In good play, a long shot can read the and ,2rhi'?i.,nd..,.!Irl" n- whlcl "hould be fairly large and SX?6;fi.7n: cow and heifers, 3.91kO 4,ii oi-eu in rtior 10 mu tne piaer tu- calves. In carload lots. $4 i' t.O. I couragenient, to which ho la entitled. itotiit KeceiDta. s.Mii nean: mariw .. - . 1 . ... steatlv; pigs and light. $4.KkH.3l: mlxe.l ' 11 """'. snd butcher. tb.iM..;i; good heavy. M.SO vr b difference of opinion. Ther are tj.k.3f.. HIIKKI I ,A M R8 Receipt . 800 tton. 6 H4 I 7 411 I 321 & 411 4 631 211 4 PI i HT4 7 8 2' S 421 I 151 4 37 a lit. 4 A Atil A Ari O I 4 1U U1WI wi m mil W Wl .11 , -I . . n f J bin ril s un Jil l Sll nitB.r:i- a.m i ,a i rn imnn. $ mS 7.to S . 6 " t 4 ' 14 7S jl: m. rYi n.tlv. mu 7 58 j 0 82) 4 7ll 03 4 83 $J.W.W lmbs. $4.2oiff W. f. n.-. 7 at h I'M. - e i b uk e e. 8 !W, 7 8Hj 8 231 6 38 4 2tI 6 08. 4 8T. W4 7 o.. 8 OKI f. 871 1 H III 4 81 8 I84 7 M 8 141 ft :ft 4 23 1 4 7t Kumlav. Receipts and dlsDosltlon of live slock at the I nlun Htiu k ards. South Omaha. for tho twenty-four hours ending at o'clock Friday: IlliCKIPTS-CAltS. Cattle, llogs. bhcep.ll r . t. .Joseph 1.14 stock Market. ST. JOSEPH. Mo.. Dec. It! CATTLE Receipt. inn head: market. atrnilv sleers, S MHr!.f.n: row and heifers, U'tb tf A.A0: ralves, 84f(j7.60. iiihik Knee lits. n.0141 neaa marner, slesdy; top. 3H.2.': bulk ot sales, fo.,5 a,tt 10 BHKKP Anil i.AMlin rteceii'ts. head; market, tetly; lambs, fj.tHtu'o.ib. M. St. P. Ry. Wabaxh Ry Mo. Pacific Ry I'nlon-Pacific lly... C. i N.-W., east.... C. ft N.-W., west... C, Kt. P.. M. & O... It. U.. east... C, 14. dV g., west.. K. I. ft p.. east.. C, R. I. ft P., west. Illinois Central C. O. W. lly Total receipts.... r, l i 10 7 tt :'i 8 i 3 12! DISPOSITION HEAD Cattle. Hogs. Sheep, Omsha Tacking Co ., I-.MJ 8wltT ft Co l,!7 ... Cudahy Packing Co 233 ... Armour ft Co ... Murphy ... 344 Cudahy from St. Paul Other buyers U Totals 18 8,5f4 Dry Ciooda Market. NKW YORK. Dec. 111. -DRY COOTW- green. Demand for Cotton domestics Is of mod erate proportions, but steady. I'nderwear and hosiery flemana is quiet, i.inens are In better call from the retail trado for I spring delivery. Rurlaps are in lair ue- niand and short supply, larus ruie quiet Bank t leartngs. OMAHA. Dec. lfl.-Hank clearings for toils v were 82,402 h4.7 and tor tne corre sponding dav last year $4473.320.43. T! clearing for the week amounted to $lo.348.Mil.H3 and fur the same week last year la,S7.BM).a. AFFAIRS AT SOUTH OMAHA thuse wIh argue that it I wrong to say that a fairly long course I a sufficient test to select the best golfer out ot a field of any fifty or 100 competitor. ,ln other words, no course csn bo a thorough test of the skill and nerve of th player which lias not so closely guarded green that on occasions there la but one, and that a most skilful (hot, by which th long approach can got home. It 1 not too much to ' that the character of the course Is determined by the position and guarding of H- putting It the greens are In an open position It well-nigh passe the wit of man to make the courao flrst-clasa. One may lengthen the hole and construct artificial bunker galore, but tha final teat that of the approach shot ! want ing. In Inylng out a new course or remodel- ing an old one the main thought should be given to the proper placing or close guarding of tho green. Where the player starts from the tee In order to reauh the green, the golf engineer should tart from the green tn order to tlx th tec. In selecting or guarding- th green th thought hou!d be ever uppermost . 4J3 City Employes Seek to Get GhOBt to to mak it difficult of approach and from ... Ii. 4t4. AAiiPia ami frrtnl aft. TW1' Watllr HMfAPi TT Al Ilia Vfl KClurr wi tun vvo - 468 CA'TTLE There were no cattle here to- MURDERER, FOUND IN CROATIA aav. Barring a ioaa or two, a,iika none vi For the week, nowever, fectly played hot. It 1 alway well to have altematlvt tee In order that the course may ue eaally adapted to varying wind and dry nub. m ..rlr receipt have been very heavy, being initial Wla t.omniiteo uratai ' ""' I wnllif-r, when ther l more run on nm ...107ki CT. ...108VieN. aV N. H. ft II. ....)M W. let c. 4a s4 Akcblaon sen do it. 4e. in Ct. A. U. U let 4e Pal. A uklo 4a do fit do B. W. JSia. ... Brook. Tr. ct. 4a. ei-o. of ia. 6a.... On. lxmer a... nl s J. I te Cliee aV Ohio 44a...l01H9 U . W. e. 4a.. 74 no ref. 6 -no in sm vir$ t'hirau ft A. ma.. 68V4S A. U 4a It . C B A- J i. 4a Mfcdo. Pao. col. 4a fi do cn. 4a 4 do .. 1114 ( M I! P- 4 4a S'4 do lt ref. 4a K, C H I. P. 4a. ItWilo. Railway aa 104 do rt 4 4e (en. 4 t4'4 Clo. Ind. it 18 I'nlon faridc 4a U1114 ilo. Mid 4a 60 do ct. 4a Iuk4 At g. r to a 4na ' w iat . ear. 4a... M4 do ot. . eakiNo. Pacific 4a. . iH do u . Ik4r). g. t, rfd. 4a .. . 5'4Pnn. ov. IS 116. .104'4 e0, eon 4. . 4t.ee, 1. . g T 11k4 do fen. &a.. K1 'Oo lt gold 4a.. 1M4 1011 us a If 4 7H k Cotton Market. KS' YORK. Dec. 18 COTTON Fu ture closed barely steady. Closing bids: December. .lnc; January, , 8.81c; Feb ruary. 8K)c: March. 8.Hir: April. 9(r'i 1 ariot rteceipts w neet. cars, wun iu Aiay, 9 l'lc; June. s iacLJuly, t.vtc: Au- tin 1 ; gust. .lc; it kontract Krade : out. 1S7 cars. Total lecelpts f wheat at iThlcago, .Minneapolis and Dolotli. today were 367 cars, com I iel with :f-X cars last week and 374 car the corresponding day a year ago. Kaasa Cltr tiralat aal Prorlsloa. KAN SAB 4'ITY. Dec. IS. WH KAT-L'n-cUmnged; No. 3 hard. c4Jtl.3H i No. 3, Vw"ul.ll; No. 1 red. MuMoc; Mu. t. 2Wa) WV; December, MVtc; May, 8c; July, COIIN Vnchanged; No. t mixed. 44c; . t; ilftXVkui No. 1 wUl. to4iwci K. 3, eptemlrT .2Jc: (xt,, I, fi ll. 20c; November. .t.c. Spot clr.red dull: iiilddllng uplaiulH, v.t'jc. middling gulf 8.70.'. No sMlea. L1VKKHkiL. Der. IS. Cf ITTO.V -In fair demand; prices 3 points higher; American nildilling fair. 5;c; gix.,1 mid dling, 6 tfc; middling, 5 0.V; low mldtlllng, 4 8j; gcM.d ordinary, 4.7::c; ordinary, i.iic. Tii sales of the day ware 8.0u0 bale, n' wlilch 1,000 bales wer for speculation and export and Included 7,600 bales American. Receipts, K.ouu bale Including 164) bale American, lulures opetud (teady anil cloU uuiU 11. ft H. ct. 4a d R a- 4 do ref. ae niatlllera' ta Kne I. 4a dn en. 4a do cv. 4a, ear. A. do eertee P u. fclec ct. la... Ill eu I" ret. 4a. Bid. eurfsrs. r,V. B. Hubher fa lolkj TH'. S. ateel 14 U.. .I.H14 , ab- . -1 ar. i-hew. aa..KNtk4 . la vkeoaen ii , t do lat ft , 74iWeetern Ml 4a ... . 44Weet. Klee. ct. to. . 74:4ia. Central 4a.... Ibi Mo. Par ct. aa..,. . M'APauaina la .lnnvt . ko '4 - '4 n M .101 OMAHA UBNBRAL MARKET. n UTTER No. 1. 1-lb., oarton. 3Sc; No. 1. in w-iD. tut), jfc; .no. z, xo; pack lng, 18c. CHKMSE Imported Bwl. 32c; Amerl cn Hwlss. L'4c; block Swls. 18c: twin. 18c; daisies, 13c: triplet, 18c; young Amer ica, "c; blue label brick, lc; llmberger, t-ID,, 1C. POULTRY Broiler. 18c; prlns, 24o hen. 12c; cocks, ttc; ducks, 10c; geee, 18c; .turkey,. )c: pigeon, per do., fl 30. Mlvt, broiler. Ua; hens, 7Vj,c; old rooster and stag, 4Mc; old ducks, full feathfed. ll'tc: geeae. full feathered Wc; turkey. 18c: guinea fowl. 160 each pigeons, per ao., one: nomer. per aoa l.M; squabs. No. 1; 11.50; No. 2. GOc. FISH-Plckerel, Ufl; white. 22c; pike. IDe; trout, loo; large cranpie. ltinc; Spanish mackerel, 18"; eel, 18a; haddock ISc; flounders, 12o; green catfish. 13c; roa ahad. $1.00 each: shad rot), per pair. 060; salmon. 18c; halibut.1 13c; yellow perch, sc; purtaio, vc; punneau. 14c. BEEP CUT-No. ribs. lc; No. rib. 13Hcs No. I rib. 8c; No. 1 loin, llktc: No. 3 loin. Vao: No. 3 loin. 10c No. 1 chuck. 8c; No. 8 chuck, 7'c; No. I chuck. Sc; no. 1 rounas, 11c; no, rounds. 9ftu; No. t round, 84c No, plate, 640. No. 3 plates, (c; No. nlates. rac. FUUIT& Apple: Cooking varieties, per bbl.. 11.76; Jonathan ami unmea uvideii per bbl.. 14.50: Ben Davis, per bbl.. 12.76 California Belleflower, per box, fl.:io Colorado Jonathan, extra luncy, poi box 12.60; Washington Hpltzenherg. per box. 12.50; wanluagton R. Menuty, pur box $2.50; Washington Staman Wlnesaps, per box, $2.50. IWin&nas: Fancy selected, ier bunch. 32.ir(ii3 .60. JumlK). per bunch, tLlivri 3.76. Cranberries: Wisconsin, fancy, er bbl.. SU.50: per box, io.a; extra large jumbo, per bbl., $10.50. Dates: Anchor brand, new, 30 1-lb. pkga.. In boxes, per box, $2.B0; Dromedary brand, new, Bu 1-11 pkga., in boxes, per box, m.w: milk 70-11). boxes, per lb., 8c. r igs: California, per cane of 12 12-ounc pkgs., H&c; per cane of 36 12-ounce pkgs., U-M; per case of 50 ti-ounce Pkgs.. 32.00: mew Ttirklah. 6-crown, In 20-lb boxes, per ll., 16c; - crown. In 20-lb. boxes, ier ir., ; 7 crown, tn 30-lb. boxes, per lb., 17c. Orape Kruit: Florida. 48-38 alxea. per crate, $4.7i( II. 00; 80-54 -t4 slr.es, per crate. $.ri.2S. Orapt.a; Malaga. In bbl., f.'.50UI.OO. Lemonn: Llmonelra brand, extra fancy, 3ou use, per box. f-V26; 380 alxe, per box, $5.00; Lomo Llmonelra. fancy, 8J0-a(V) sixes, per box. $4.00; 240 and 44) slaes, 50c per box lees. Orange: California navels, M-VM allies, per box, 11.26; l'iO-176-200-21ti-2uO else, per box, $a.26; 160-176-2uO-2)ti-260 sixes, per box, $!.X. Pear: California B. Clarigeau, per 50-lb. box, $3(10. VKOKTABLE8 Iean: String and wax, per mkt. hnk., tl.OOUl ifc. Cabbago: Wis consin, per lb., in-. tHry: Michigan, per do., 40c; California Jumbo, per do., Hoc. Cucumber: Hot house, plv do., $3.00. Kg Plant; Fancy Florida, per do., $2.00. Garlic: Kvtr fancy, white, per lb., 16c. Ixittuce: Kxtra fancy leaf, per do., 40i:. Onions: California, white, per lb., 3u. Wis consin, yellow and red, In sack, per lb., liVfrc; rtpanlsti. per crate, fl.w. Pars ley: Fancy soutberti. per do, bunches, SWCc'ite. Potatoes: Minnesota Karly Ohio, per bu., 11.15; WIsconMn white stock, per bu., $1 10; In 10-sack lot, 6c lens. Hweet Potatoes: Kansas, per bbl., 1.1. 00; per bu. link., $1.85. Rutabagas: In aaclts, pr lb.,, IWc. Tomatoes: California, per crate. $L&0. M 1 8t: K LIA N KO l.'H A I monds : Tarra gons, per lb., lMkic; In sack Iota, lo less. brazil nut: per id., wc; in sack lot, lo less. Cocoanul: Per sack $5.60. Fil berts: Per lb., 14c; In sack lot, lc let. peanut: noaaiaa, per 10., s'u; raw, per lb.. 7c. Pecans: Large, per lb., 17c; In tack lots, lc less. Walnuts: New crop, mil, California, per lb., We; In sack lota, lo less, ('liter: New Nehawka, per 16-gal. 14 bbl.. 33.00: per 30-gal. bbl.. 35.60: N.w Tork Mott' per 15-gal. H bbl., $3.60; per sv-gai. nDi., ,.". noiwy: c ew, 24 frames $3.75. Krout: Per 16-gal. keg, $3.75; uer 6- al. keg. 11 10; Wisconsin, per Vt-bbl.. ti.U. CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS -Christ ina tree. 4 to t ft., iz in bdle., per dux. fl.to; to 3 ft.. 12 In bdle, per dux.. 12.25 8 to 10 ft.. in bdle., per do., fj.25; 11 11., per tree o"c, 14 n., per tree, 7oc; is ft., per ire, ' s; ' per tree, $1.50j 16 ft. per tree, $1.76t2 60; 18 ft., per tree, $2.7&3$.50, 20 ft., pr tree, lJ.5tyij4.60, Wreaths, etc.: Evergreen wreathing, natural, extra heavy, 30 yds. In cull, coll, $1.00; evergreen wreath, with Immortal flowers, per do., $1.60; with holly, per do., 11 do; nouy wreatn fancy Iiela war, per do., $1.50; extra fancy. lieU. ware, extra heavy, per do., $2.00; mag nolia wreath., per dor, $1.50;, holly branchea. Dels. are, 13 lb. In bbl.. per bbl., fl.rfl, regular pack, alee cases, Ix 2x4 ft.. cse. $4 60: selected florist hollv. per case, 3x2x4 ft.. $6 00; mistletoe, shipped only try express, per 10., Ac; needle pine. per o , i'.w. fact the largest since four week ago, anil verv much laraer than for the correspond ing week of last year. Tho cause for this larae. run I to be found In the fact that price at the close of last week were verv snusmctorv. A It is a wen anown fact that the country 1 very anxious to In City Arrested After Lag drrlagro Mot Macklaea from Blaffa Appear. City employe have planned to force ball. Unles thla I done an average ha to be atrunk In tha arrangement of th hole, which seldom make a really good teat In all condition. In other word, th hVile have to be planned to eult th prevailing wind and ar consequently much reduced In quality ana testing power when It comes from tha oppoilt quarter. Tha bunkering and general planning ot the hole ahotild b carried out with th 1 a . 1 4 afc,. klarVi el tea lf feed It w rToT7t .ir.u;prtalng that th. mayor and council Into the rol. of Chicago wa completely awamped with Santa Clau wtlly nllly, at least Insofar receipt thla week. A a result price they can compel tue "ghost to walk" L . 1 JTiI 11 ..1 13 1.-. h . ,h.J before the holiday. followed Clucaao down. o that there ha Tor several day there ha been a quiet h.an a heavv decline all along the Un I move on among the emolove of th City. at all point. . . . I including officials, firemen and police, to Upeclflo object of making1 It necessary cil?.f uMitT.i 9 ...ttii t'ba? is hava their monthly pay day advanced o not only to get a certain length, but mora ?.,.f .t..,r. ,,.. .nd h,"if., a around I that th warrant will be lued a few particularly to gain a desired position, totiftOo lower than last week' close. day before Christmas. - and tha player who doe not gain this The best grad,of feedere on the otner M(,ny of tha employe are tmn of tarn- position ahoutd have hi next shot mad rea.onb',"lce. have "biltn" bunlltUo nd th. advancement of pay day mor. d,fflcult tor blm or .hould b. changed. Mttll they are possibly a trifle mean a better time for their families obliged to take an extra stroke, lower than laat week. On the other hand and for th. merchants of the city 1 who The ideal situation is to have as fr nTy" plTntil auppirand not In uch Intwmtrt In th. move to hav. th ,ueBtly M two aiternatlva at1veyd.mandr fUP the braik In bpe warrant, ta.ued before th. regular date. melhod. cf phtying a hoi., an 4y on. steers to uch an extent that tney are around 25o lower. Common and Inferior cattle mav he even lower than that. Ouotatlona on rattle: Oood to choice beef steer, $8.7598.00; fair to good beef steers, $8.0004.75; common to lair Dui probable gain of a strike when th. lat ter I selected and th. attack 1. suc cessful. That bring u up to th. diagonal Besides th. city employes th. school and oifftouit on. There should be s teacner win a-iao participai in in graclouanea of the anticipated pay day. It I understood that th council offered no obiectlon to th advances made them $4.76afi.tlO; good to choice cow, $4 .2&fo.25; ". " a, ,h. f.w formation of liaaards, which are becom- falr to good cows. $.1.86(h4. 25; common to r"'','.TL .. . Ini mor. and . mor. popular. Th. ob ject of the, diagonal hazards Is obvious. In other word, r player may, to u the phruse, "bit. oft as much as he ran chew." Where the hasard runs along on th. bias It should be so arranged that order to evade the consequences of hi th. long carry is not off tho line of play. crime, the long arm of the law ha Soma golfers are of tha opinion that reached across th. soa Into Croatlu, th best practice In putting is on poor among th relative and friends of Mllek greens, on th. assumption that when tha Kovegenskl, who three year ago I f player putts on first-class greens later alleged to hav. murdered Frank Kocho- I ,ne putting looks and is a very easy af fair cows. $2.754f3.u5; good to choice atock- hav. already given their assurance that er and feeders, $12oiU.0Q: fair to good they will gladly meet the request of th suicker ana feeders .(., common employe. There I, therefore, much Joy SynrS'Ufff employe, of th. city 67.50: bulls, stags, etc.. :i .004 6 .00. Kavegraakl Caplared HOGS Trade in hog traveled over the After dodging through the world In same even course or previous uavs, ma only new phase of the market being a little strength In lard offering. In th general way, big bulk of a fully normal supply changed lianda at steady to strong figures. 1'iickhig demsnd had an active tone from start to finish and speculators put additional life Into movement by the I purchase of about one-slxtb of the 123- load estimate. There was lime or no Inquiry from bona fide hlppttr and most of the selections made on speculative ac count were load with a butcher weight averace. Assortment of supply waa mtlcn the am aa usual, light grade being th rule, with good lard classes the excep tion. The beat heavies on sale brought tU7H, a spilt nickel above yesterday' op, and attractive putcners isnueu around $0.00c8.06. Hac.on and high-mixed stuff ranaud from $o.M down to leas than $6.76. There were no pigs of consequence on sale, but price are still quotable at a wide spread 01 I4.2wac.ati. in most in stance price for all weight wer paid readily and the yard at 10:30 o'clock war Dractlca y empty. Rather largo reoelpta during the week were dlstrlbutod very creditably over the five days and neither buyer nor seller claimed any advantage, tha market wav ering about a steady level throughout. Heavy hoc are closing about a nickel higher, whilo light, high-mixed and com mon butcher offerings now no material chanxe In value. KHKKP There wa nothing doing in anv branch of the sheep and lamb trade. as yenterday'a clearance ot both feeder and fat vtock w complete. i-Tsen ar rivals consisted of four loads of fat lambs consigned direct to a packer, leav lng the open market barren. On most days during tn ween re ceipts seemed to be slightly under re- lloetoa Stock and Boats. HOHTti.N. Dec. 18. Closing quotation on stock aere as follows: Allooal 4ktNedda Con 1'., A'lHI. Cupper H Nlpiaaint Mlnea .... I1. A , I.. A B 24a North Hulte 77 R A T C. V S VI. 7 H.N or m Lobe 7 Butt oalikioa Vild IlouilOtoj 47, Cal. Arlsona o'l t eola 10 J t el. A llerla Parrott A C I I entet. ual 14 Qulnrjr 71 Cop. tkanre I'. &! Shannon lit Kft llullc C. !.... l--Soperlor u't Piaiiklln luVi Superior A B. M... 4 ukuux IV.o 4 -14Ta.areik Mk4 tK.abr (' ' - R- A M. .. 1S Ureeoe l antnt IV4 ' do pfd 4ek lale Itoale Ouppet. tlkil'lah Coo IT Kerr tk . 3 iVtaa Of 4a.. n ) Oil and Roala. SAVANNAH, O., Dec. 18-TCRPKN TINK Firm. 484.)c; sales. 44 bbls; re ceipts, 402 bbls.; Nhlpmetils, 6 bbls; stocks, 41.;;. e nms. DOS l.N Firm; les. 2,l bl,l,; receipts IK.' bbls; shipment'. 42 bbls.; alixks. 131.843 bbls. B. ai.TT': D. $8.72H4( 82W K. Kn'Vil.82H; F, H-S,; O and H. y,.H2 niiu; t, .n-t; i. iu; 1, ..a; .N, 7.;io, kagar Mark. NEW YORK. Dee. 11. iUO A R-Raw. nominal; muscovado, 89 test, 4 Vc; centrl- lural. vS test. 4.87o: molasses. 9 tesL 4.1?c refined, quiet; rubes, txAt; granulated. s.ioc; powaejea, .tea. nowskl In the saloon of Lilly Chevlnskl at Twenty-seventh and Q street. The crime was on. of th. most brutal committed In this section of. th. country. After a fight tn the bar room Kovegenskl I said to hav. literally disemboweled his victim. Th. murderer escaped after th. deed and th. police hav. been on th. lookout ever since. Chief Rrlggs ha bean In oommunlea tlon with the Austrian authorities and fair. Th theory Is that it a player ran putt on tha bad green, b. can putt all th. better on the good. Others arguo that it Is a waste of time trying to putt 011 greens that are untrue, for th. reason that no matter how straight and true, you make the) putt, the ball will not run straight nor get into tlie hole. With reference to such widely different views, the gencrul opinion Is that th. when Kovegenskl after wandering about u re' DuU on r u,OH whJo" the world turned at last to hi native plac. the authorities laid hold ot him without delay. Chief of Detective James Bbaahan ha th. caae tn charg. and it ta probable that are difficult, yer-true, A grcea may be flat a a billiard table, and yet may be untrue because ot certain excrescence.. A flat and true green Is desirable, but a true and difficult on. 1 even better. th. man will b. brought back to trial un- There is too milch of th. element ot luck less he Is guilty of a crime In the old on a green who, aurfas. la untrue. country. In which clrcumstanc. It Is prob-I able that the United State and th. local authorities will be satisfied to hav. hltn Imprisoned for a long term. Hlejff. Machines Cross Klver. Th. police in Houth Omaha say that when the government authotitl drove the slot machines out of Council Bluff the proprietor of the am. brought them across th. Una Into Douglas county. Yaaterday morning one wa found -n the saloon of John Novak at Fortieth qulrement, the ftrpt two runs claiming and L treta by Captain Henry Eltifeldur the only toiai 111 exces 01 lu.uutt neaa. wno confiscated the machine. Tho pollc Offering usually carried plenty of flesh ..... .. . ... . , for killing purposes and. with the ex- hv bcen lnf"d that the machine caption ot yesterday supply, less thanisre Doing put into uinereni place with 20 per cent of each days dlaplay was the assurance that "everything la all snown in leetiur prna. 1 110 rauaa eevaoii ha practically terminated and fed stuff from the corn-belt constitute bulk. Demand for well-oondltinned atock at all times lately waa fairly active and easily ample, producing a trade that held up In good shape from atart to finish. right." But everything la not all right," said Captain Klsfeldur yaaterday, "and the men who allow these machines to be put In their places will find It out lu hurry." It Is said that there are over a hundred Oood to choloe Iambi are now elllnsr around $5.50(16.85 and anything moving attributed through Douglas county. U 1 Ai. U rathaiii Hna44.t.nliiA 17. a I ' UfSI'P 4JMJ.V' 11 4 a a lit? a UllnlllwVin r, F fa I4.0o1p4 10 handy wethers sold ss high and tnppy ewe closed around $3.60. Th fat yearling market wa poorly tested. owing to meager offerings, but something good In tnis line would probably land around $t-ot4.75. Compared with a week 110. current quotations en fat stock aver age fully steady, but packers favored th better claase aa a rule and discrimina tion against tiie common to medium string was a little mor. pronounced than usjaL Fevder trade presented no new feature worth mentioning, supplies being light with the country demand rather quiet. According to various scattered sales. values are closing firm with a week ago. Week' antir purchase of feeders gives a total or about 8, boo na. Quotations on sheep and lamb: Oood to choice lambs, lo 6W14.85; fair to good lambs. 86. 2616.60: feeder lambs, $3.7604.75; fair to choice yearlings, $4 26a 4 80; feeder vearliruts. 11 tiMM.lO; aood to choice weth ers, $3.764.00; fair to good wethers. $3.50 &1.75; feeder wethers, 3 Wcif t; good to choice ewtis. t3 36113 80; fair to good ewa, t3.10u2.!5; feeder ewe. 12.400jJ.uu. Oatali Hay Market. OMAHA, Dec 1 HAY-No. 1, $1100; No. 2, $1000; coarse, la. 00; packing stock, $7.uo; alflfa, $14 00. (Straw; Wheat, $5.w; ry and oata, eo.vO. Wool Market. BT. LOLIS. 14.-WOOL Hteady: terrl tory and western mvdlurn. 1720o, flue mediums, Ufrltc, flua, Utel&a. Magic City Uolp. W. H. tjueenan hu returned from a business trip at O'Neill. William Ktarrttt has s guest Henry II. Ualvln ot 8t. Joseph, Mo. . For Rent Two furnished room for light housekeeping. 622 N. 22d til. U. y. Graham of Clay Center, Neb., Is her to spend tho winter with hi ton. N. M. Graham. After a pleasant visit with relatives In Woodbine, la., Mrs. Robert lhnen and daughter hav. returned to their home. Formal opening of our new drug store Saturday afternoon aud evening. Call snd recelvo a sour&nir. Forrest Ac Meany Drug Co., 2320 N and 24th tits.. tSoutb Omaha. At the regular meeting of the Brother hood of American Yeoman Thursday venlng th following officer were electvd: Foreman. R. R Marker; master of ceremonies. F.lroy Tlbblla; master of accounts, Ixiuis conn: correspondent, K. K. Wooiey, chaplain, Mr, l.'arrle Colin. Has the lady received her Xmas pre cut from the Hchtnuller Sl Mueller Piano Co., 411 N. 24th 8t., South Omaha. If not call at once and get saint;. .Store oorii evening. Th Christian Women' Board of Mia Ion gav a treat to the public at th home of Mr. N. M. Graham. 1801 Mis souri avenue yaaterday afternoon, when Mrs. F. C. Bryant of Omaha displayed a large collection of curios, gathered while it ur trip around tn. won Bellevue College Selects Team for Manderson Debate The preliminaries In debate that have, been In progress during th. tve&tt re sulted In the choice ot the following; men for the two team that content after the holiday tn the Manderson prla de bate: Btunley Htookey, Paul Kaman- ski, Orrle Webb, Lull Fowler, Archie Keams and Klnold Oilman Chris Bond- orson and Otto Brandt wer. named a altornates. Prof. Uurke, Tyler anl Nlcholls acted as Judge. The Clark. Oratorlal contest, sched uled to be held on January . will prob ably be postponed one week from that date. In order to give more time for prep aration. Thla contest 1 a preliminary to the Nebraska State Oratorical Con test, and will be participated In by a number of the atudents under th. di rection of Prof. Burke. At a mass meeting of the studeutt Friday morning Prof. Hamilton was given a rousing oration for hi enthu siastic support and assistance in ath letic during th. foot ball season. B. R. tttouffer. superintendent of build ings and grounds, is taking advantage of th. fin. weather to continue his work of tree planting. He believes It an ldeul time for transplanting th. natlv gah, elm and linden. Ml. Marian Crandall of th. depart ment of modern language, and bar father will leav. today tor a brief trip to Cal ifornia. The college close today for th. holU day. Th reopening will occur January i 1312. Officials ot th. Turkish war ottlco are circulating complaint that th Dalian troops lu Tripoli are using dam dam bullet. Th. Interest of the public must domlnat busline, according to conclusion tj wlilch kiecreUiry of War Henry 1. ' sun cmjiio lu aiKitesNing tuta Ket vluU vf N.w Y Ot, : !