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THE BKK: OMAHA, AVBDNKSDAY, JANtTAHV 15. UU3.
KMUANCU I. A MIS Putt JtAl.K
FOR SALE Nice 400 aorta virgin
pralrlo land; Poinsett county. Arkansaa.
crow all farm crops ,or ino bushels rice.
At two-thirds price. Location fine. E. N.
Cox, owner, Fotomac, 111.
DANDY RELINQUISHMENT FOR
ale. 163 acres of flno land, fenced on
three sides; fifty-throe acres plowed nnd
very llttlo work would put It In fine shape
for spring crops; close to water. Address
Arnold J. Knocflrr. nrlccsdale, Colo.
While tho northern farmer la shoveling
r.oal In tlii ntnvn nnd corn to his stock.
the farmers In our district In Florida
nre planting Irish potatoes that will be
harvnutnil In Anrll and will brine returns
tne nortnern rarnier. Mneso potato nemo
range from 10 to 300 acres each.
After the potatoes they will raise a
crop of corn or some other summer crop,
equal In value to the northern crop and
after the corn a third crop.
HnunriH tlmncrn In vou. does It" Don t
Quite believe It, do you7 Well, we don't
u'nnt vnu tn tnk itur word for It, but
e want you to Join our excursion on
January 21 and see for yourself.
Wo offer In tracts of 40 acres arm up.
The best land Investment in tne unuea
Write at once for fuller information.
BENSON & CARMICHAEL.
642 Paxton Blk. Omaha. Neb.
LAND FOR SALE-Writo for prices of
corn, clover and blue gratis lands, co
y A rm T7. i and atnnlr fnrm: AOTlleS.
peaches, blackberries; terms easy; 1
miles from Willow Bprlngs. Howell Co.,
Mo. G. Q. Blunt, Owner, Willow Springs,
70R HALE 320-ocro sheep ranch; all
tlmbor; 6 miles from goo'd town; $2,000.
Chris Veasman, Dixon. Mo.
FOR SALE Good, rich, unimproved
Nebraska farming land. Andrew Miller.
per acre; half cash, balance to suit, it
old immediately. Address D 496. Bee.
GOVERNMKNTFARMS FREE Send
your name and address for free informa
tion about all government land In United
States. V. J. Campbell, Pioneer lildg.,
St. Paul, Minn.
JL1VK STOCK MAHKET OP WEST
Hblp live atook to Houth Omaha. Save
mileage and shrinkage. Tour consign
ments receive prompt and careful atttn.
Live Stock Comnilaaton Merchants.
BTERS BROS. CO. Strong, reliable.
CLIFTON Com. Co.. Z fclxchansw Uldr.
LAVEUTY BROS.. 13S Exutmi.ce Bldg.
MARTIN UK If Ae Kxi'haiigr Uldg.
Tho annual meeting of the stockholders
of The Bee Building Company will be
held at tho company's offlco at 4 p. m..
ilnn nf a Tlnarrl nf Dlreefnrs fnr tha n.
suing year and the transaction of auch(
other business as may property come
before the meeting.
By crder of tho President.
D23dMt N P. FEIL. Secretary.
TRENTON, N. J., Jan. 14. Governor
Wilson, for whom the majority of the
states in the union today officially cast
their electoral votes for tho presidency,
proclaimed in a speech to tho New Jer
sey" presidential electors that he Inter
preted his election as the distinct ex
pression of tho progressive impulses of
"I. shall not bo acting as a partisan,
when I pick out progressives, And only
progressives, to aid mc," tho governor
said in analyring the spirit that he said
had been produced by his election.
Tho governor predicted no division In
the counsels ot tho democratic party,
but foresaw solidarity. "Those demo
crats," ho said, "who hitherto havo been
slow to align themselves with tho pro-
resslvo banner of the party aro every
where yielding. Tho business men of the
country, .too, are swinging around to an
unselfish 'and broader view of their
duties to tho people."
Tho speech was delivered at a luncheon
given for the electors by tho democratic
state committee Just before tho official
ballot was cast. It was the last Mr.
Yilson la scheduled to mako before his
In Formal Election
WASHINGTON, Jan. 14,-Electors ot
forty-eight states met yesterday and for
mally elected Woodrow Wilson to the
presidency and Thomas R. Marshall to
the vice presidency of the United States.
Returns prepared by the electors chosen
nt tho polls last November are now on
their wuy by mail to Washington to tho
president pro tempore of the senate. An
other set of theso returns will bo brought
In porson by an elector choecn from each
state, to bo canvassed February 12 In
Joint session of tho senate and the house
when Governor AVilson will bo formally
In two states, Utah and Vermont, four
votes each vvero cast for President Taft
nrixildent and Nicholas Murray But
ler for vice president, the latter having
been named by the republican national
committee to succeed the late J. S.
Sherman on the republican ticket.
SACRAMENTO, Ca.1., Jan. 13.-Former
Governor George C. Pardee was chosen
today to carry California's electoral
vote to Washington. The vote stood:
Theodore Roosevelt. 11; Woodrow Wil
Iowa New Notes.
t t A A fir, nf nntrnnu'li nrlflrln
OOnl ana Uiacnilie nuuja ut m
" .- .Li, ti a flal' olnnui
Maiiufacturlnff company, xne iosb ib ;su-
nt cinm nafiin iv rnvprp 1 ov in
sunince. The company manutactures
CRESTON Investors In the new Inter
urban railroad between here and Macks
burg were paid the first Interest on tho
investment Saturday by Secretary A. S.
Lynn. Several of the officials of the new
road went to Clarlnda Saturday night
whore they will confer with the officials
of the Clarlnda & Blanchard road as to
the bent methods of operating the system.
CRESTON A fire at Fontanelle Satur
day night resulted in nearly $23,000 loss
to business houses there. Five struc
tures were burned, including the plant of
the Fontanelle Observer, owned by W. H.
McClure; a bakery owned by John Thomp
son; a restaurant, owned by William
Haughenberry. Two harness shops, be
longing to Charles Schumlller und George
Bennls were also destroyed.
CRESTON Mrs. J. L. Ellis of Nevin
vllle. fourteen miles north of here, died
at Dcs Moines at the home ot a daughter.
Mrs. Llsele Williams. Mrs. Bills, with
her hushand, camo to Nevinvllle from
Balcm. Mass.. In 1S56. and lived there con
tinuously until H91. when they moved to
Tabor. From Tabor they went to En
ileuvor. Wis-, a few years ago to make
their home with a son at that place, the
Rev Walter Ellis, a former Instructor In
GRAIN AND PRODUCE MARKET
Chicago Traders Control Both Cash
and May Wheat.
EXPORTERS ARE BUYING CORN
Consequently the Market hna Hern
Placed an KIrmer IlnaU Thnu
It Una Dern lintely 4nlen
Are nnnnlnir lllxti.
OMAHA, Jan. 14, 19li
Traders havo claimed for some tlmo
that the holders of May wheat In tho
Chicago market are among tho strongest
concerns in tho grain world. Their
holdings nre variously estimated from
10,000,000 to 15,000,000 bushels and In addi
tion to this big accumulation of May
wheat they also control the cash article,
not only nt Chicago, but some of the
other markets of the country as well.
Surrounding conditions pluxe theso big
people In complete control of breadstuffs
Insofar as- Chicago Is concerned. Whethpr
they arer holders of any great amount of
wheat In the northwest or not traders
are unable to say, but a few conservative
men In the trade at Chisago believe that
they also own wheat at Minneapolis nnd
Duluth, but that this fact will be fully
demonstrated later on. It will be remem
bered that the present holders of wheat
havo been on the bull side of tho market
ror many months and that they have
seen values decline In a most serious
manner-to them. Tho outlook at the
present, however, is for a reaction and
advance from lower lovcls reached dur
ing; the long Wrawnout recessions. The
buying Dower vnrriov ..i.
bitter character than for weeks past
and those who purchased the grain dls
Played morn rnnfitir... nn i.. .it f.i
- . - ..... u . im, v,, ,ua uuu muu
ot tne market. Kntlmn wn. w
and many of the best houses In
tne trade were arrayed on tho buying
J" consequence. Cash whent was
The fact that exporters aro taking cash
corn In goodly amounts has placed the
market on a firmer footing than at any
time In weeks. Tho sales for foreign ship
ment amounted to 375,000 bushels yester
day OUt Of total anion nt ft VI hn.h.l.
The cash transactions are absorbing the
corn that Is now coming forward and this
Places me Dears in an unsatisfactory
position. CaBh corn was Wfflo higher.
Tho trade In oats was of a small volume
yesterday. Prices advanced on buying bv
shorts and the pit talent. The market dtil
not respond to the late nrivflncn In
Cash oats were unchanged.
Tho following cash sales were reported
..WHEAT No. 2 hard winter: 1 car.
8614c; 1 car, 85Wc No. 2 hard winter. 2
cars, 85c; 1 car, S5c; 1 car, 84Hc. No. 4
hard winter, 1 car. 83Wc; 1 car, S3c. No.
3 spring, 1 car, S3Hc. No. 2 mixed, 1 cur.
S5'.4c; No. 2 northern, 1 car, S4c. No. 2
durum. 1 car. SBUc. No. 3 durum. 1 cur.
S4Hc: 1 car, S4Hc No. 4 durum, 1 car, S4Vic
ufliit-f.o. a wniie. i car, siw. no. 4
White. 1 car. 32ttc No trrnrip. 1 car fenrn
CORN-No. 2 white, 1 car. 464c; No. 3
white. 1 car, 46c; l car, 46c. No. 3 yel
low, 11 cars, 44c. No. 4 yellow, 2 cars,
44V4c. No, 3 mixed, 1 car, 43c; 2 cars,
44$lc: 1 ear. HMc. No. 4 mixed. G cars.
44Vlc; 2 cars, 44c.
iiaki.ky-Rejected, i car, 44c.
RYE No. 4. 1 car. 6914c.
Clearances: Wheat and flour, 365.0)0
bu.; corn, 05,000 bu.; oats. H.ooo bu
Liverpool close: Wheat, ?ij',4d higher;
corn, 'iB-lia nigncr.
Primary wheat receipts were 1,013,000 bu.
and shipments 447.000 bu., ngalnst receipts
of 1,076,000 bu. and shipments of 179,000 bj.
Primary corn receipts were 1.3C7.000 bu.
and shipments 976,000 bu., against receipts
of 1,723,000 bu. and shipments of 347,000 bu,
Primary oats rerelDts were S43.000 bu
and shipments 724,000 bu,, against receipts
of 674,000 bu. and shipments ot 687,000 bu.
UuiR.il a Cash Prices.
WHEAT No. 2 hard, S5S6V4c; No. 3
hard, S4H6G14c: No. 4 hard. 7!KS3Wc: No
.3 spring, S383Uc.
VUKN JNO. a white, KhWKVkc; MO. 3
white, 46846V4c: No. 3 yellow. 44V4441ic;
No. 4 yellow, 44ig44V4c; No. 3, t4U4oc; No.
.45c; No. 4. 43X4c. .
oats no. 3 white. 3033Vic; standard,
324gS3c; No. 3 white, 32iia32V4c; No. 4
BARLEY Malting, 63gcic; No. 1 feed,
RYE No, 2, 69H0c: No. 3. Wa&Jic
.Wheat. Corn. Oats.
Kansas City C2
St. Louis 94
CHICAGO GRAIN AND PROVISIONS
Features of the Trading: nnd Clnalntr
Prices on Board of Trade.
CHICAGO, Jan. 14. It was a day (t
profit taking In the cereal pits. Volume
ot business was moderate, and prices
changed but little. Provisions advanced.
Longs who sought to realize profits un
loaded cautiously, nursing the market
tenderly on dips. In this they wero as
sisted by a professional bull clement
which seemed to bo attempting to bring
about a strong market. The range of
prices was only He and the close was a
compromise between the extremes. For
eign markets were generally higher and
there, was a good cash demand here and
at outside points.
In corn, as In wheat, there was plenty
of evldenco that longs were taking prof
its and fhorts their medicine, thus ad
justing differences brought about by tho
recent advance, ready for now specula
tion. It was a fluttery market, but the
net crsult was a slight recession In prices
There was little demand for export, but
It was observed that the best buying
of spot was done by a firm which re
cently has sold heavily to the foreign
Thero was a fair shipping call for oats,
but profit taking depressed prices. Ar
gentina reported heavy export sales.
Provisions were firm with hogs and
the volume of business fairly large. Tho
principal buying was said to be for an
Important packer, operating under cover.
Following Is the range of prices:
Artlclel Open. I High
Irfiw I Olo-e.' Yes'v.
9 85 I9J7QO0I S2H
Chicago Cash Prices Vheat: No. 2 red,
ll.1Mil.14! No. 3 red, 1 .061.10; No. 2 hard,
92fi6c; No. 3 hard, 904r95c; No. I nortnern,
92&02c; No. 2 northern. 8500!4c; No. J
northern, S2S&8Hc; No. 2 spring, SSflUOc;
No. 3 spring. 8S3Sc; No. 4 spring, 78?r(ijc;
49l4c; No. 4, 48S48ic; No. 4 white, is'att
49Ue. No. 4 yellow, 46Q4S'4c Oats: No.
2. SSMc; No. 2 white, 34?l635c. No. 3 wtil'.e,
33U034C! No. 4 white, ItfitfSSc; standard.
34'jS4'tc. Rye: No. 2. 64i45c. Barley,
VSSfiic Seeds; Timothy. $3.04.00; clover.
BUTTER Steady; creamery, 24Q334c
EGGS Easy; receipts. 5,851 rases. Fresh
receipts, at mark, cases Included, 2ie?lc;
refrigerator firsts, 19c; firsts, 25c.
POTATOES Steady: reoelots. 40 cars;
Michigan and Minnesota, 4547c; Wiscon
POULTRY EaBy; turkeys, live. 15c;
chickens, live, 13V4c; springs, live, 12(ic.
Sllnueapolla Grain Market.
MINNEAPOLIS. Jan. 14. WHEAT -May,
88JS8ic: July, 90?iftS0V4c. Ca1.I1:
No. 1 hard, 89Vc; No. 1 northern, S7Wfc,c;
No. 2 northern, 85SS6He; No. 2 hard Mon
tana. S7c; No. 3. 83ifT84He.
CORN No, 3 yellow. IKMSVic
UATS-wo, a wnue, 3ioj'4c.
RYE No. 2, Ii7itf60c
HRAN-In 100-lb. sacks. $19 004jl9.60.
KLOl'RTwa mills hooked some gool
velvet cuaii, twwwc, uurutn, WttV-c.
Corn: No. 2, 49Vflc; No. 2 white. Wio;
No. 2 yellow, &0tfjG0i,4c: No. S 4814194914c;
No. 3 white. 43St04c; No. 3 yellow. 4!.'M
slxod wiles late yesterday and today.
Prtves unchanged- Shipments. SO.SSS bbls.
till wood. f. o. b. Mlii.iont)oll!0: first rt.
tints, K40JN1S; second patents, Jt.3HH);
iirsi cieais. w.iw-(0; second clears, l&to
NEW VOR1C (iUMSHAti MAItKKT
tlnnlnttnna of the May on Various
NEW YORK, Jan. 14.-FLOUR-ulet;
SPflhtf tiatenta. HMM (If.: nlnlxr alnlFhli
t1.J04?4.; winter patents, 4.7CW.10; spring
clears. $4.2034.45. extra No. 1 winter. J4.00
ji-i.io; extra xsov s winter, W.WJT4.00;
Kansas straights. I4.101M.15. Ryo flour
"lUlet, fair to good. W.OOiiiS.fS; cholco to
failPV. S3.903M.Ol. ttnrkivlimt f I, .nt- nulo).
$2.35 nsktxl per 100 pounds. ,
i-UK.-VMiSAu-strndy; fine white and
yellow, $1,301)1.36; coarse, 1.X4! L30; kiln
BARLEY Steady; feeding, 3flc, c. I. f
New York; malting. COftTOc, c. 1. f.,
RYE Easj , No. t westom4, 6VJf7c, c. I.
AV11EAT fixt market, ntendv: No. 2
red, J1.0S. elevator, and $1.09. f. o. b. nfloat;
cso. i-nortnern. ijuiutn. Ji.oift, r. o. i.
afloat. Futures markets wero firm eivrly
on tho forulgn news, but ruled heavy un
der profit taking, closing Ho net higher.
CORN Spot niorkt. nulet; export, 67&C,
f .o. b, afloat.
OATS Spot market, firm; No. 3, 3Ho;
No. 4, SSHric?c; tuitul white, 3Sy)oj
whlto ollppeJ, 3SU,,(n sr
1(EED Steady . standard spring brou.
100-pound sacks, $13.502l.00; standard
middling. 100-pound sacks, $24.00; city, 100
puund Backs, $24.60.
..HAY Quiet; prime. $1.0OOT.03: No. t
$1.0;i4.jil.l0; No. 2, ?5ci)$1.00; No. 3. SOgOOo.
HOPS Quiet; Btnto common to choice,
1612. 234i31c; 1911, 12H16c; Pacific coast.
1912, 16ti23c; 1911, ISjflCc.
HIDES Firm ; Central America. 27',to;
LEATHER Firm; hemlock firsts, 28$P
29c; seconds, 27fl2Sc; thirds, 24T26c; re
PROVISIONS Pork, steady; mess, $1S."6
(819.25; family. $21.&0fi22.&0; short clears,
$21.6Oii'.'3.O0. Beef, steady, mess, $:.O0W
21.00; family, $:4.0Off2G.00; beef hams, $30.00
iij82.00. Cut meats, steady; pickled bellies,
10 to 14 pounds. $12.00; pickled hams, $12.25.
Lunl, firm: mlddlo wc?t prime. li.fWjfO.W;
refined, easy; continent, $10.36'! South
America. $11.10: compound, $10.12fefno.62V4.
TALLOW Qulot; prlmo city hhds, 6Hc;
special. 67c; country, SUOOHc.
BI TTER Steady; receipts, 6.771 tubs;
creamery extras, 34H933c; creamery held
extras, 32M33V4c; state dairy finest. 315?;
33c; factory current mako firsts, 23Jf24c:
seconds, 22322,4c; held, 2122c.
CI1E1CS13 Stendy; receipts, 3,431 boxes;
state whole milk held, white or colored
specials, 17'ValSc; stato wholo milk, winter
make, whlto or colored specials, 164Ifl7c;
skims. 2 ifH Vic-
EGGS Weak; roceluts. 10.054 coses;
fresh gathered extras, 2930c; refrigerator
firsts, local storage, 2021c; nearby
hennery whites, 36i3Sc; western gathered
whites, 2Sy83c; western gathered colors,
POULTRY Dressed strong; fresh killed
western chickens, HS'-XIc; fowls, 14W17c;
St. l.oula tSenernl Mnrkrt.
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 14. WHEAT Cash,
firm; track, No. 2 red, $1.131.14;, No. 2
CORN-Hlgher; track, No. 2, 4949J4c;
No. 2 white, 62Vifii"'3e.
OATS Steady; truck, No, 2, 34c; No. 2
1VYE Htcudy at 63V4C
Closing prices of futures:
WHEAT-Weak; May, OlTiflWc; July.
t;ORN Weak; May. 60?ic; July, MHc
OATS Weak; May. 34c: July, 31c.
FLOUR Firm; red winter patents, $!i.00
C.23; oxtra fancy and straight, $1.00iH.SO;
hard winter clears, $3.40aaKi,
BRAN Quiet; sacked, east track, $1.0dgi
HAY Steady; timothy. $13.0017.00; prul
rio, $12.0OS'15.ri). v
TWINE Hemp, Sc.
1'ROVISIONS-I'ork, unchanged; Job
bing, $16.75. Lard, unchanged; prlmo
Bteuin, $t0.3TitfS10.45. Dry salt meats, un
changed; boxed extra shorts, $11.37V;
clear ribs, $11.37V4: short clears, $11.62.
Bacon, unchanged; boxed extra shorts,
$12.37; cleur rlhf, $12.37V4; short clears,
POULTRV Quiet r chickens, 12c;
springs, 15c; turkeys, 18c; ducks, 15c;
BUTTER Weak; creamery, 27031c.
KGGS Lower at 22Hc
Flour, bbls 13.000 59,000
Wheat, bu.... 113,000 . . 59,000
Corn, bu 94.000 34.0C0
OtttS, bu 114,000 70,000
Kniiana City Cirnln nnd Provisions.
KANSAS CITY, Jan. 14. WHEAT
Cash steady to M.c higher; No. 2 hard.
SS.197c; No. 3, XiWMa; No. 2 red, $1.05
1.10IA: No. 3. 96'Ac$1.0SU.
CORN Unchanged to ,4c lower; No. 2
mixed, 47i4c; No. 3. 47W47J4c; no. 2 wnue,
i9,?49Wp! No. 3. 4S(il lSV,c.
OATS Unrhanged to Vc higher; No. 2
white. 34?i3..',ic: No. -J nuxea, sjvfeu'c.
Closing prlceH of futures:
WHEAT May, S9c; July. S6c.
CORN May, 50c; July, 61Hc
OATS May, 25V1Sffi7ic.
BUTTER-Crcamery. 32.c; firsts. iWbc;
seconds, l'8!4c: packing, 21c.
EGGS Extras, 2.V.A0; firsts, ZVMZ'.c;
POULTRY Hens, 12',4c; roosters, Sc;
young turkeys, 18c; ducks, 1314c.
Wheat, bu r,2,W 61.000
com, bu w.ooo :.ooo
Oats, bu 12.000 6,010
Mllvruukee Grain Mnrkrt.
ArilAVATTTCRE. Jan. 14. WHEAT No
1 northern. OlsroiVjo; No, 2 northern, 77W
90c; No. 3 liaril winter, awjjoc, uoniiuui;
May, 01c; July. 90o bid.
CORN No. 3 yellow. 48V6c; No. 3 white,
lOHSOc: No. 3, 48c; May, wwsmc; juiy,
OATS-Stondard. 31o; No. 3 white, 3214W
33Hc; No. 1 white, 32fl32ttc; May, SPAo
TlYK Nn. 1. .Oflc.
BARLEY Malting, 66S73c; feel, 6054c;
Liverpool Grain Market.
LIVERPOOL. Jan. 14. WHEAT Spot
firm; No. 1 Manitoba 7s 9J4d; No. 2, 7s
6Hd; No. 3, 7b 44d; futures firm; March,
7s Olid: ?iay. ts a?iia; juiy, w ovti.
CORN Spot, julett American mixed,
now, 5b 6d; American mixed, old, fis Hdj
American mixed, via Galveston, 6s Sd;
futures firm; January, Es 2Hd; Eebruary,
PEORIA, Jan. 14.-CORN-?4i6'Uc high,
er; No. 3 white. 48,4c: No. 4 white,
nu.- Kn a vellow. 48W:C: No. 3 yellow
47&S4Sc; No. 4 yellow, 45U(H47',ic: No. 3
mixed, 47c: No. 4 mixed, 4C'4a?4c;
OATS Firm: No. 2 white, 24!ic; stand
ard, 34c; No. 3 white, 33V4c; No. 4 white,
BOSTON. Jon. 14.-WOOL-Inlerest In
dnmratlo wool la beginning to turn to
ward the 1913 clip and sales of Arizona
at 17c on tho sheen's back are among
the first to oe rcporieu. ine aemana
for old wool continues very light, with
values snowing a sugniiy easier lone,
vine washed Ohio delaine moves moder.
atelv and there Is some demand for flno
Michigan wools." Territory stocK is auu.
Among leading domestic quotations were
the following: umu huh j-enusyivania
fli-eeea: Delaine, washed. 41c; XXX X.
32c; half blood combing. JSWulOc; three-
eights blood combing. 3U'V(j3ic; quarter
ulooa comoing, ouu-nau, jnre-
elcli th ana one-quarter ciowiing, :o?nfic;
delaine, unwashed, 28R2tmc; fine un
washed, zir. ncnigan iiccces: f ine 11 n.
washed. 22t23c. delaine, unwashed. 'Jt
24ic: hair ihoou, unwHHncu, i(c; inree
k 111 tha blood, unwaeiied. zuuiuajc: wis.
coiiBln and Missouri, three-olghths blood,
30ifl61c. quarter blood. 3jP31c Kentucky
and similar: Half blood, unwashed, 27ft
2Sc: three-eighths blood, unwashed. 31H
Ci32c. scoured basis: Texas fine, six nnd
eight months, 66ff07c; fine, twelve months,
633rc; fine, fall. 4WOc Oregon: East
ern, No. 1 stanle, 6466c: eastern cloth
ing, 60c; valley. No. 1, 63c. Terrltoryt
Fine staple. 67c; fine medium staple.
C43G5c; fine clothing. ig2c; fine me
dium clothing. 57&$c; half blood comb
ing C2jClf; three-eighths blood combing.
57fi(S; quarter blood combing, Mfi65c;
pulled, fine A, G7ftftSc; A supers, 65f67r
st i.ui in, Jan- 14. wooi8teudy ;
medium grades, combing and clothing. 2".
(I20c: light fine )H21c . heavy fine. VJff
ht tub washed, ZlilShc
NEW YORK STOCK MARKET
Prices Unsettled by Series of Drives
on Part of Bears.
SOME SUPPORT IS OFFERED
Polities Cornea tn Fore Onee More
n Patent Factor on Stock
rlintutc Othrr Deprraaluir
NEW YORK. Jan- 14. -The beai cam
paign was continued today In the stocit
market, which was unsettled by a series
of sharp drives, Quotations wero low
ered In all departments nnd at Intervals
tho list was forced downward abruptly
with feverish fluctuation". Support was
given from time to time, however, and the
market was not permitted to become uc
moralized. There was considerable liqui
dation of speculative nomings and tne
extended activities of the bear faction
wore Indicated by the largely Increased
demand for stocks In the "lonn crowd."
Politics has como to the forefront onco
more Hs a potent factor In tho stock mul-
kci ror tne iasi rew wccks tne street
has been Inclined to clvo less heed 10
political conditions, although they were
rooogniscu as a restraining influence, tiio
attention given to the last two speeches
of President-elect Wilson and tho Inter
pretation placed upon them ns Indicative
of tho probable character of the Incom
ing administration havo had direct bear
tng on operations In stocks this week
and havo been utilised effectively by
traders on the short s de of the market.
Weakness or the foreign markets and the
possibility of resumption ot hostilities In
mo uuiKans also tetulua to uenress the
home market. Still another denrcssliur
Influence who In the unscttlcmunt ot tho
copper metal market, concerning the fu
ture of which considerable uncertainty Is
felt. There was another sharp decline In
the metul market In London.
Tne copper stocks were again nctlvo
and weak, hut losses In this group wero
no more tironounced than In .Steel, lieud.
ing, union t'acino nnd other standard
snares, among winch recessions ran to
more than 3 points. Hteol receded to bis,
tho lowest since the fore rmrt nf last venr.
Among UlO less nrnmlnent ahnrea there.
were heavier declines, American Tobacco
broke 12 points and several others from
4 to 10 points.
iionds showed moderuto heaviness, espc.
ClRlIy In Convertible Usnen Tiilnl union
i'r YHiue, (i.Bl,. milled Btuics uomis
wero unchanged on call.
Number of sales and leading quotations
on stocks were us follows:
Balm, lllnh. low. Clci-
Amlmmtll Copper ..
American Acrlculturat .
S.600 71!t 7H
American Meet Bugtr. .
American Can pM
American C. A V
Americas Cotton Oil..
Am. Ice Securltlei.
American Ivocnmvtlr .
American 8, & II
Am. S & 11. pld
Am. Suiar ReMnlnc...
American T, & T
Anaconila Mining Co...
Atlantic Cot Line..,.
Brooklyn Ilnpld Tr
Chesapeako A Ohio
Chicago 0. W
Chicago, M. & St. T..
Chicago N. W.
Colorado V tc I
Pelaware & Hudson....
Denver & Illo Grande..
Denver b II. O. ptd
niitlllen' Securities ,.
r.rta lit pM
Krle 2d pfd
100 10014 loovi m
200 lllti 1UT4 USVi
7, COO IX 13i
s.700 tn nt 2im
8.400 H SH 3u.
e,:oo 103 104 h 104
200 101U lom 1014
2,100 uoi i:sh mti
3,700 10SH 104, 104H
2,000 St 2CH
2.M0 Mi S9U 19
7,ceo :t mi 2Ji
00 27 2Vi J6H
4.700 77 76i 75H
iM lli 1IU lU
11,(00 1I3 111 UISi
Id lit 126U 13 S
1,400 23K 31 31
3,500 1SSH 11814 U(4
600 13V4 12 13Vt,
300 ll3i 112
O rent Not them pfd..
C.O00 138K 13T
Great Northern ore ctt.e 4,200 40
600 127V4 12tt 1!
Inter. Met. pfd
1,100 17i 1714 17'4
international l'ump 1.6U9 1S'4
Kanaaa City Southern.... 1,300 2614
L4LC1C06 US1 t,
Ixhlgh Valley ,
I-oulsvltl. A .Vajhvltle,
M-, St. P. t S, S. M..
Mlsaourt, It. ft T
Missouri Pacific ......
N, It. It. of M. td pfd
New York Central
N. Y O. & W
Norfolk ft Western ...
P., C. C. ft St. I.....
Pressed Steel Ca.t
Pullman Palace- Car...
loo 103'4 10314 103
10.300 11214 1004 UOsi
4,000 1J9i 133 137;
00 140 1334 III
2.01)0 27 2S14 25T4
1,800 41U 40 40
400 ltOU 118T4
1,400 1314 WA
. 1,700 107U. 106 1MV4
400 31H 31H Sl
m mu m lit
. :oo sin si'4 10
. 3,100 119 11714 U7I4
200 24 21
. 1.300 Km 131H 1:1s
. 500 114(4 114 lit
, 100 103 103 102
100 22 22 2114
600 34 34 3314
S00 114 164 162
-10l.r,00 1644 161; 1(3
Republic I. ft S 3,000
Republic I. ft 8. pfd.... 1.100
Rock Island Co 2,000
Flock Island Co. pfd 1,100
St. U & S. V. 2d pfd
Seaboard Air Line 00
Seaboard A. I., pfd 100
Bloss.BbeftleJd S. ft I
Southern Pacific ....
Southern Itallnay ...
So. Hallway pfd
Tennessee. Copper ...
Teias ft Pacific
Union Pacific pfd
16,600 10414 10S
4.100 27; 2IS
300 8014 7914
300 3314 36
300 2114 2114
63,000 1694 1664 lWi
(03 K0 8914 1914
United States llealty 600 76
United States Itubber 3,100 5
United States Steel 242,000 4H
tl. H. Steel nfd 4.3O0 110
Utah Copper 6,700 6414
Va. Carolina Chemical .. 400
Wabash pfd 400
Western Maryland 00
Western Union 300
Westlnghou! Elertrio .. 4,400
Wheeling ft L. K
Total sales for the day, 7M.000 anares,
New YorU loney 3lnrkrt.
NEW YORK. Jnn. H.-MONIOY-On
call, steady; highest, 3 pr cent; lowest,
2i per cent: ruling rate. 2 per cent; last
loan, 3 per cent; closing bid, 2i per cent;
offered at 3 per cent, Time loans, steady;
sixty and ninety days, 4 per cent; tix
months, 414 Per cent.
PRIME MERCANTILE PAPUIV-S
SVi per cont.
STERLING jaXCIL-VNOE-Flrjn. with
actual business In bunkers' bills at $4.81
for sixty-day bills and at $4.87 for de
mand: commercial bills, S4.82W.
SILVER Bar, 63V4c; Mexican dollars,
BONDS Government, steady; railroad,
Closing quotations on bonds today were
U. S. ref. 2s, ref...lOl K. C. So. rsf. .. It
do coupon ii ij. b. ot. is iui.. KH
V. 8. t: rtt 1'HiI ti M unl. 4a..,. s;
do coupon 10JHM. K. & r. lat 4s. s;
If. S, 4s, rec 1Kb do (en. H T
do coupon llJ',4Mo, Pacific 4 7
Panama Is. coupon.. 101 do cont. Es 17
A.-C. 1st 5s ctfs,... etU'N It II of M 4V4s. 1H
Amer. Ac. I t N. T. C. r. S'.Ja.. . 14
A. T. ft T, OT 4s... 110 do dab. 4s 1U
Am- ToUcco 1 110 N. Y. N. II. tc II,
Armour A Co. 4V4s. Si CT. 3Us 1;
Atcblson fD. 4s.... 7T4N. ft W. 1st c, 4s.. Vl
do cr. 4s 160
iwsft -ao ct. is in
100 No. Pacific 4s nk
H do As ui
7UO. B. U tlif. 4s... 92
HSI'enn. cr. 3Hs HU. 7?,
UK do con. 4s lotu
do ct. Is
A. V. U. 1st 4s.
Dal. ft Ohio 4s...
Brook. Tr cr. 4s.
Cen. of Oa. Is 101H Iteadlnz sen. 4s.... 7i
Ceo. leather 4s.. . K!48, U & B. F. tt 4a 7
Ches. . Ohio 4Hs. 100 do fen. Is j
do conr. 4Hs :',;St. L. S. W. c 4i.. Mli
ChUazo &. A. 3H!H". A. U adj. Is. .. 7ils
C B. ft Q. J. 4s.. . ( 80. Pac. col. 4a . tS
do zen. ts . ... ti do cr. 4s ttr,
C M & S P cr 4Vis..lMV4 do 1st ref. 4s. . . ttfi
C It. 1. A P- e. 4s. RViRo. Itallway ts 107
do rfj. 4s MH do (en. 4s n
C. U 8. r & 41s 94. Union Pacific 4 MVi
D. k II. cr. 4a... . 7 do cr. 4a ;
P. & It. G. ref. fx.. U do lat ft ref. 4s.. SU
Distillers' Is V. B. Rubber Is. ...10:
Erie p. 1- 4s '4U. S. Steel d 5s. . -101H
do ten. 4s 7tVa..Car. Chem, Is. II
do ov. 4s, aer. I) 7 Wab. 1st ft ei. 4s, CO
111, Cen. lat rsf. 4s IS Waatern Mil. 4s llij
Inter. Met. 4V4s M West Elec. ct. Is., IJti
Inter. M. M. 4Hs.,, UHWIs. Central 4s. . tl'
Japan 4i to
OMAHA, Jan. 14. IlanU clearings for
today were $2,928,164.95 and $2,26S.0CS.21 for
the corresponding day last year.
London .Htoi-U Sfarket.
J,ONDON. Jan. 14 -American securities
opened quiet und about unchanged today.
Trading was light during the first hour,
hut the tone was good nnd prices ad-
vnneed under the lesd of ranndian Pa
cific. At midday allies rangnl from tin
changed to 1H higher than yesterday's
New York closing.
Iloaton Stock MnrUrl.
ROSTON. Jan. 14. -Closing quotations
011 mining stocks wero mm follows:
Allouei 31 Mnhak M't
Amal. Cepper Tl Nevada Con II
A. Z. I.. A S . ... :. Mploilng Mlofi .. . li
Arlinna fvm '. Norlh hlle Ji
II. A C C A3. M. t North Lake tti
fa I. ArlKffla .. . MUOId Potnlnlon
Cat. ft llecla.
Cop. Hang c
Hast llutle C
't Superior Jc P. P... 2'1
.sr a s 11. ft m..v 'i
Oreeno Cananea . . U do ptd 4IV
lile IlnaU Copper. 374l'tah Con 10
Kerr lke ISt'lah Copper Co.... 5J;
Ike Copper . . . l!"viner SU
I Salle Copper..,. 4'iWuUtlri 13
Miami Corper it
OMAHA RKNIiRAI, MAIIKKT.
IIUTTEU No. 1, 1-lb. carton. SSci Nt
1, C0-lb, tubs. 354e: No. 2. JJVic
CHKESR-Imported Swiss. Sic! Ameri
can Swls.', ItV. lllosk Swiss, 5401 twlna,
tOci daisies, W.-; triplet. t-X'; Young
Americas. .21c; blue label brick. a0o; llro
berger. :-tb Lie. Mb.. t-y. New York
J1RHP CUT WlCl -Wholesale prices of
beef cuts effective January IS aro as fol-lows-Illbs:
No. 1, 301tc; No. 2. lA4c; No.
.1. ll-lic. IxjIiis; No 1. 22c; No. :, ItiHc:
No, S. 12&c. Chucks: No1, PHci No. 2.
SKci No. 3. SVc. Rounds: No. 1, l.; No.
I. lHict No. 3, Wic. Plates: No. 1. Sio:
No. 2. 7ie: No. S. 7Vc.
I'OltLTUY nrollers. J5.00fr5.00 per do.,
hens, irc: cocks, 11a; ducks, ioc: geese, 15c;
turkey, 2c; pigeons, pef doz., U.30. Alive,
borllrrs, 16c; hens, lie; old roosters, 6H0:
ducks, full feathered, lZc; geese, full
feathered, 10c: turkeys, 18o: pigeons, per
doz., COc; homers, 12,60, muabs, No. 1,
tl.M: No. 2, OOc.
F1BU (Fresh) nckerel, 11c, frozen;
white, 14c, frozen; trout, 14c, froian;
large crapplcs, 12c,. frozen; (Spanish
mackerel, lKc; eel, 15o; haddock, 13c;
flounders, 13c; green cattish, 14c; shad
roo, per pair, 40c; salmon, lBo; halibut,
lfto, frozon, i:ta: buffalo, 9c; bullheads, ISc.
Oysters, bay standards, $l.'.v. northern,
II. 00: solocts, 31. R0; counts, S2.00.
F11U1TS -Oranges. California uavets,
fully colored. 0 size, J J. 00; 06 sUe, 12.291
126 size, J2.W; 150, 170. 200 and 216 size,
W.00. Grnps fruit: extra fancy Florida.
46, B4, 61 and 80, psr box. 13.60. Cranber
ries; Wisconsin long keeping, extra fancy
Howes', Jumbo, per bbl $0.60; extra fancy
Jersey, per bbl., 69.00; extra fancy, Bells
and Cherry, per box, $3.00. Lemons: Air
Bhlp brand, 300 or 360 size, $6.76. Cocoa nuts:
In sacks, per sack, $6.75; per dozen, 80c.
Honey: new Colorado, twenty-four
frames, per case, $3.73. Dates: Fard, li
lb. box, per lb., 12c; New Hall, bulk, per
lb., 7c; new Anchor Pkg. (SO cartons), pr
box, $2.26; new Dromedary (30 cartons),
per box, $2.76. Figs: new 13 12, per box.
85c; now 6 crown (Turkoy), 16c: new 4
crown (Turkey), 16c; nevj. 7 crown (Tur
key), 17c. Apples: extrrffanay Washing
ton Jonathans, 113. 12S, 138, 160. ICS, box,
I1.S5: extra fancy Washington arlmer
n.M.H. 110 i 194 iro Knv ti . Aw,n
uuiucua, . . " , J ,.', ,. i. v. , , , , w , u
fancy Washington Ilomon Beauties, 72, 60,
S8, 0s, 103, 125, box, $1.76; extra fancy
Washington Uluck Ben Davs, 72, 80. is,
DC, 104, 126 count, box, $1,76; extra fanoy
Washington IUd Wine tiaps, 104, 112, 123,
13S, box, $2.00; extra fancy Pink Cheek
Waxen and White Winter Pcarmalns, 96,
104, 113. 125, 138, 150, 163 count, box, $2.00;
extra fancy Colorado, unwrapped, Whit
Winter rcarmalns, 150, 165, 180, 200 count,
box, $1.65; extra fancy New York Bald
wins, per bb) $2.90; extra fancy New
York U. T. Greenings, por bbl,, $1.26; ex
tra fancy New York State Busscta, per
bbl,. $3.00; extra fancy A'issourl Jona
thans and Grimes Golden per 'jbU $4.00,
5 bbl. lots or more, assorted, l&o per bbl,
off: extra fancy Missouri Bon Davis. Pot
bbl., $2.60; oxtra fancy Missouri Wine
Pippins, per bbl., $2.75; extra fancy Mis
souri Willow TwIes. Utaok Twles. York
Imperials and other fine varieties, per
DDI., 3.u: extra rancy Missouri ilea
TnriHinllne! nnd floaln.
SAVANNAH, Jan. 14. TURPENTINE
Mrm; aoVMCO-Vc Bales. 077 bblB.; re
ceipts, 314 bbls.; BhlpmehtB, 248 bbls.;
BtOCK, .SJ.lW ODIS.
Tiraixr in..,, cnna loot 1.1,1 .
celptH, 1,920 bbls.; shipments, 1.1S1 bbls.;
....... 1. iro roo A iy ej tlm no. r i-
niuvn, .,111 (. 41, fi.wi.v, v, xj.
K, $5.25; F, $5.55: G, $3.40; It, $6.46: 1, $5.70;
K, $0.75; M, N, $7.15; WO, $7.20; WW, $7.26.
Oimilin liny Market.
OMAHA. Jan. 14. HAY No., 1 Upland,
$10.0OW10.W; No. 2, P.OOiilO.OO; No. 3, tS.mp
.uu; ino. 1 miuianti, 6.iuot;iu.w: ivo. 1,
$3.0030.50; No, 3. $8.005?fl.OO; No. 1 lowland,
$S.O04jO,00: No. 2. $7.0037.00; No. 3," $6.00C?
7.00. Alfalfa, Mo. 1, $14.0014.60; No. '2.
$12,003)13.60; No. 3, $10.0012.00. Straw, oats
and rye, $6.00(ro.G0; wheat, $S.00!giC.60,
Cotton Ginning: Report.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 14. Cotton con
sumed in the United Btates during De
cember amounted to 446,287 running bales,
compared with 475,240 bales In Novoinber
and 511,2s; bales In October, according
to tho census bureau's monthly report
Issued this morning.
NEW YOIUC, Jan. 14,-BUOArt-naw,
steady; muscovado, 89 test, 2.98c; centrif
ugal, 96 test, 3.48c; molasses, S9 test, 2,73c;
CHICAGO 1,1 VIS STOCK SIAHKHT
Cnttle nnd Sheep Htraily to I.OTTrr
CIIICAOO, Jan. 14.-CATTL.E-Recelpts,
7,600 head; market .steady to lOo lower;
benveH, $5.S0f(9.36; Texas steers, $4.7&!iS.80;
wuHtcrn steers, $S.607.20; Btockers and
feeders, $1.76191.50; cows and heifers, $2.80
(67.70: calves, $7.0010.fj0.
HOOB Receipts. 33,(0) head; market,
weak; light. $7.107.40J mixed. $7.10j7.40;
heavy. iH,W&.); rough. $8.VS7.10; pigB,
$5.8TiS7.40; bulk of sales, $7.267.40.
SHEEP AND LAMBS Receipts, 23,000
head; market Bteady.to 10c lower; native,
$4,76C.40; western, $4.RTyJj.50; yearlings,
$6.4018.40; hi nibs, native, $S.8W9.U; wut
lCnnxaa City I.tve Stock Afarket.
KANSAS CITY, Jnn. 14.-CATTLE He
cclptB, 13,000 head, Including 600 heutl
Boutherns; i-f steers, slow nnd weak;
other cattle steady and strong; dressed
beef and export sbeerB, $7.60?j9.w: fair to
good, $6.&0fr7.&0; western steers, J6.0OfJ8.00;
Blockers and feeders, $6.007,75; southern
steerB. $6.26a.r,0; southern cows, $3.7&ffi
C.25; native cows, $3.7.'fl7.0O; native heifers.
$6.76S7.60; bulls, $j.00ygo.60; calves, $6,60
Hoas-Rccclpts, 18,000 head; market,
steady; bulk of sales, $7.007.20; heavy.
$7.20&7.SO; packers nnd butchers, $7.10Qi
7.25; light, $6.9687.07V4; pigs. $6.00fJ.75.
SHEKP AND LA M 138 Receipts, 14,000
head; market steady to 10c lower; Iambs,
$7.K)a9.00; yearlings. $O.ttipS.00; wethers.
$G.MVj6.00; ewes, H.WiCW); stockers and
Ht. I. mil Live Ntock Market.
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 14. CATTLE Re
ceipts, 3,800 head, Including 700 head Tex
ans; market stendy; choice to fine steers,
$8.7tVg9.36; good to choice, 37.r4tf.7S;
dressed and butcher steers. iZ.UyQI.'Ji;
stockors and feeders, $5.2Stf7.70; cows and
htlfcrs, $6.60138.00; rannnrs. $4.60iI6.4):
fancy cowh, $6.60JV7.ro; bulls, $X66fil.2.;
calves, $4.00110.75; Texas and Oklahoma
steers, $5.ytf7.IO; cows nnd hlfers, t3.St
HOOS Receipts, 4,000 head; market &c
higher; pigs und lights, 16.7W7.IO; mixed
and butcher, $71Wr7.40; good heavy, $7.10
H1IEEP AND LAM US Receipts, 2,100
head; market steady; muttons, $3.00fjo.i0j
yearlings, $7.0O?j8.40: lambs, $6.35f9.3r.;
culls and bucks. $2.000,00.
MOTHERS' BENEFIT ACT
LONDON, Jan. 14. Heplnlng today
every child born In the United Kingdom
to parents Insured under the now national
insurance act wjll bring the parents a
bounty of thirty shillings, or about $7,60.
Under tho new act tho mother Is also
entitled to sickness benefit during the
period of her Illness.
There arc about 1,260,000 births annually
In tho United Kingdom and It Is esti
mated that fully 1,000,000 of these will bo
entitled to the Insurance benefit. One
effect of the scheme Is expected to be u n
Improvement In tho national physique
which Is eald to have suffered consider
ably besause so many mothers am
denied neceosltles and are sometlmu
obliged to resume work before fully recovered.
OMAHA LIVE STOCK MARKET
Heavy, Beef Steers Sharply Lower,
HOGS ARE FIVE CENTS HIGHER
Good Drnmnrl for Uralrnlile Fiat
Mlieep nnd l.nniha, it 1 4 Is l'rlcrn
IIuiirIiik from Steitd o
Ton fenta lllnhrr.
SOUTH OMAHA. Jan. II, WIS.
Receipts netn: f.il tin lines. Sheell.
Official Monday 6.5IS O.flts 20,044
Kstlmato Tuesday .... 5,W 10,W ..MO
1 Two diivs thla ivnek 11110 1RH1S 27.544
S?ame dnvs hint ivpW ll lai 16.K20 22. W3
.unie days 2 weeks ago ll.WI 14,018 21.1l."
Hame duvs .1 Wprka ul-ii :l .W, 11.642 1.1.506
Shiho days 4 weeks ago 11,307 ln,0W K.337
ira tinys insi yenr y.iw t.vsf
Tho fnllowlna Inble shmvs the receipt"
of cattle, hogs and sheep at South Omaha
lor ino year. to tlato an compnreu wuu
lust year. mis. 1912. nc. Dec
Cattle ..3.; W.51S 2."05
1 logti 92,707 122.311 .. 30.001
Sheep K,,Si6 74.520 21.320
The fnllmvlllir tnliln uluiua th r-nillliO of
prices for hogii at South Omaha for tho
lam f'w days, with Cornpatlsons.
Date. 1013. iij.!19li.1310.ll9'J0.W0i.'lW.'
Jail. 3. . 7 12T 5 901 8 02 8 30
Jan. 4.. 7 Jtil 5 90 7 W 8 38
Jan. 6.. 6 00 7 76 8 471
Jan. 0.. 7 12 4 li 7 M) 8 49
Jail. 7. . 7 12H I ti 17 7 90
Jan. 8.. 7 13, j G 19j 8 43
Jan 9.. 7 lb 6 1 I S:'
Jan. 10. 7 23 6 03 7 82 8 23)
Jan. II. 7 US 0 10 7 75 8 lSi
Jail. 12 6 17 7 78 8 28
Jan. 13 6 06 7 73 8 411
Jun. 14 7 O 8 Nil
Receipts Hiid disposition of live stock nt
the I'lilon Slock Yards, South Omaiin.
for twentN -lour hours ending at J p. m.
Cattle, Hogs. Sheep. H'r'fl.
C. M. & St. P. lly... 11
169 ) 1
Wabash R. 11 6
Missouri Pacific Rv. 6
Un on Pnclllo R. It. 4.
t & N. W.. east.... 11
C. N. V wVst.... 61
C , St. P.. M. &. O... 17
C . II, .c ., east.... n
l. II, A Q West.... 37
l. R. I. & P.. east.. 13
C It. J. & P., west. ..
Illinois Central My.. 2
Chicago a. W
Total receipts ..324
Cattle. Hogs. Sheep.
Morris & Co 001 1.211 KI
Swift .fc Co KW 1,620 Jl.tOO
Ctidnhv Packing Co 1.328 1.H6S KB)
Armour & Co 1,072 2.973 1.IH
Schwartz & Co
J. W. Murphy 3,1.4
Lincoln Packing Co.,... 3:1 .7
South Omaha Pkg. Co.. K
V. II. Vansant Co 70
Ilenton. Vansunt & L... W ...... ....
Hill & Son 219
F. H. Lewis 108
Huston .t Co 24
J. II. Root fc Co 40-.
J. II. nulla. 20
U F, Husz...... 31
Rosenstock Urns 202
Mct'reary & Kellogg.... 14
Wcrthelmer & Drgen... IIS
H. F. Hamilton :. 13
Sullivan Hros 10
Rothschild & Krob so
Mo. & Kan. Calf Co 172
Cllne & Christie.... 61
Other buyers 66,1 2,iiVf. ....
Totul 6,914 10,827 U.'O?
CATTLE Cattlo receipts were liberal
again today, being about tho same size
11s yostcrduy. For tho two days 11,148
head were reported In, being about the
same an last week and week before., but
larger than a year ago by almost 2,000
The market on beet steers oponcd very
slow and weak. As was tho case yester
day advices from eastern points wero not
encouraging and buycrx weru very much
inclined to hold off und awult later ad
vlcos beforo doing very much business.
In the end heavy steers, sold ut least 103
16o lower and fully 26c lower than last
weolc. It Is, In fact, hard to realize Just
how dull and unsatisfactory tho heavy
steer market Is. On the other hand the
light and handy-wclght cattlo of good
quality moved mora freely and prices
wore steady or very nearly steady to
possibly a llttlo lower.
Puckers were bearish on cows and
heifers and generally starred out bidding
lower prices. However, tho demand on
the part ot speculators and outside buy
ers wus so good that it wuh not possible
to bear the market very much. In tho
end the bulk ot tho cows and heifers sold
at prices that wero steady to possibly a
little easier In some spots.
Tho demand for stock cattlo and feed
ers continues very brisk nnd In tha face
ot light receipts tho market was strong,
everything In the way of feodern changing
hands in good season In the morning.
Quotations on cattle: Beef eteurs, gind
to choice, $7.8009,00; beef steers, fair to
good, $0.00ai-&0; beet steers, common to
fair, $6.004ji.90: good to choice heifers,
$5.76(36.75: good to choice cowl, $j.4Ottl6.40;
cows, fair to good grades, $4.4O5.40; com
mon to fair grades, lJ.0Oif4.40; good to
choice blockers und feeder, $6,6038.00:
fair to good stockers and tceders, $6.8011
6.60; common to fair Blockers and feed,
era, $6.0QpS.S0; stock cows anC heifers, $4.M
.26; veal calves, ji.twifJ.w; bulls, stugx
t 1333 7 10
10W 7 IS
...... .1331 7 74
1311 7 71
1311 7 71
1JJ0 7 14
IUI 7 10
till 7 IS
1414 7 II
1113 7 to
.1111 7 CO
...iui 7 to
...1310 7 tt
.1111 I IS)
.1110 I 00
..1171 7 t
STEERS AND HEIFERS,
I 107S 7 36
t SIS 4 15 4 977 t. W
2 170 4 7S 7 1100 t 73
11 1017 4 75 50 1044 t 76
14 77! 4 10 33 1014 S 10
10 100 4 3 7 1131 t 13
I lotO- 4 14 Hit t IS
t 171 I 04 31 1MI 5 13
1 U0 t 10 1 1100 t 14
.. in t st i nit t o
2., 110 t 31 7 ,.1160 00
s ..iu i i it..., ion t os
44 tl t 40 31 177 10
4 10'J t 40 II lilt t II
13 1011 I 10 17.., 1114 I 33
3 1000 t tO 4 11M 36
3 1100 t 14 3 1311 90
t 1110 t 00 1011 I It
i iik t to ii nn is
7. til t 13 7 IMi I t0
COWS AND HEIFERS.
II 1007 71 31 173 I IS
1 1011 t 00 1 1071 I 50
II Ill I 00 14 1091 I 41
1 131 t 10 4 411 I 40
2 133 t 13 1 6S f It
1 714 t 40 4 417 I S6
10 IM I 43 910 t 31
1 1. 713 t 60 1 114 I IS
1 714 t 13 41 1031 I 14
1 Ill I X 1 1430 S 71
1 1170 S SO 2 HIS I IS
1 1N4 6 tt 1 1030 t 00
1 1310 S CO 1 1o0 t 00
1 1410 C 13 1.,, !0) I 10
4 1337 t 70 1 1(40 t 14
1 !34 t 71 1 1100 II
1 1130 t li 1..,,. 1114 :t
1 1014 t 15 : 1110 t 10
abev a certain a mount,
to efts or fat. Do you know whether the food
tou rlre woor hem goes to .make ears or soej to
make ftO We bare Jun published a pamphlet that will
tell you a pamphlet a mall backyard flocks.
It tells how tomtke the bens most produotlTe and
profitable, how tofcaap tha m laylnar all tha time, area
when moultinff. how to keeo them from belnr a nuisanoe
to self or neighbors, how to most economically build
house iid rani, how to masts the hana work In tha
garden, not soratohlsff up what you have planted, but
toratchlng between tha rows of fruit and vegetables,
cleaning out the weeds, loosening op and fertilizing the
sou. write lesay ior uus pampmet.
IEI. H.LEE IO.,inSHarniyltMhl,Mlb.
170 7 04
1 ? I 00
, ISO I 71
, lit ;i
lit t 04
4f t 40
1 Ill 't
lit I 4(1
m 1 to
, Mt I SO
, 111 I ftl
, 111 T 00
, m 111
111 I to
11OOS A change for the better took
pllice In hogs, resulting in un upward
trend In values. Though the rccelpts'were
liuerui coiupareu with last Tuesuay ann
two weeks ago tho (tcmntid was broad
enough to warrant n higher range of
prices, tho gonerul trndo uelng n. nickel
Higher than tho Kcnerul run ot salea yes
teiitay. llusluess, however, was more or
ICss uneven, and If anything tho range ot
prices for the hull; ot tlvo ottcrlngs was a
little wider t lui 1 1 on the previous day.
As usual of Into the majority ot tho hogj
went Into tho packers' hands 'at hirgeiy
around $7 Cuff i. 20, ns ugalnst $6.ydtf7.,10 on
.Monday, ino most nuvanco was on in J
light grndus. us a good many of thai,
kind showed an Imnrovrmcnt of ftftlOc.
und In sputA more tnuii that. On the othir
hand hogs 011 tho heavy packing oruer
may bo regarded xs strong to nickel
higher, the most ot them unnglng prices
around $Mi7.2o. While the general
movement was not anv better tnau fairly
active, thero was a hot spot In tno trade
when hogs moved auita tree y. put bum-
liens slowed down again to Its former con
dition. Most of tha holdings wero oleared
111 a very satisfactory way.
Whllo thu supply was a little larger
than 11 werK ngo and considerably larger
than two weeks ugo, there were not nearly
so many nogM on xnie ns on tne samo nay
a .viur ugo. More light hugs wero in ovi
dunce than on the day before, and as
they snoweu me most improvement tne
general situation lu tho hog trade la bet
ter than It looks on paper.
t II 1
No. As. 8I1. IT. No. At. 8h. Tr.
41 Ill ... I 70 II 340 ... 7 10
7 lis 40 M si, !! 110 7 10
7: Ill ... V 44....:.. Ill ... 7 10
II Ill ,. U II ill ...,T 10
tt 110 ... n so m ... 7 10
77 111' ... 7 00 II S41. ... 7 10
(. Ill W 1 00 li 333 ... 7 10
77..'.l...l ... 00 II SW .,, 7 10
n. ...... :oi, ... 700 71 ill ... 710
10 Ill ... 7 00 It Ml ... 7 10
41 in ... 7 00 H as ... 7 10
4 i04 ... 7 C1H 11 ..317 ... 7 It
1: :ij 40 7 oj ti :a ... 7 10
11 XI ... 7 0S II MS ... Tlili
a 171 tOO 1 OS t7,.i....ill ,t, T Ills
73 ..Ill ... 7 05 tl .310 ... T IS
73 !S5 10 7 OS u its ... 7,15
11 ::t 1:0 7 01 tt 137 ... 7'i5
ti loo ... r m ti :i04 10 7 11
10 :si ... 7 ot ti nt 10 7 11
17 314 ... 7 OS 70 lit 0' 7 II
10 144 ... 7 01 ' II 2SS ... 7 II
70 334 ... 7 0S 41 K0 ... 711
71 Ill ... 7 OS 40 334 10 7 II
!l 313 40 7 05 64 ill ... 7 II
4S ill ... T OS iS 311 ,.. T II
tl 107 110 7 OS II 131 ... 7 1714
39 SXr ... 7 03 tO lit- M 7 10
71 314 ... 7 07!i tl 110 110 7 20
3 107 10 7 10 II til ... 7 25
71 331 ... 7 10 tl 121 ... 7 a
10 343 ... 7 10 71 3M ... 7 31
II 103 ... 7 14
1 71 ... I
SHEEP Only a moderate supply
lambs and sheep were on hand today
there being about S6 cars, or 7,600 head,
reported In. This Is around 2.970 head
short of lust Tuesday and 1,937 less ian
two weeks ago. Compared with the cor
rcHpondlng duy ono year ago the receipts
fell short by 6,444 head. Tho general
quality ot the offerings was below the
standard of yesterday and not nearly so
good as during the closing days ot last
week, consequently tho buyers proceeded
stimowliut slowly, picking out tho most
dcslrubla killers nrs:. duch lambs and
bIiocp sold gonerully anywhere from
Btcudy to a dime higher, but any offer
ings only halt finished or weighty sold
more or less at a disadvantage. While
the packers apparently had a pretty fair
demand for good killers, trade at the
best time could bo described as no- better
thuu fairly active. Ah very few offerings
of good quality were among the first ar
rivals business was a little slow in get
ting started, fho packers apparently watt
ing to see the late arrivals.
Included In the early trade were some
fall shorn lambs that sold at $3.35, and
some Mexican yearlings which Drought
us much as $3.16. A three-car string ut
Improved Mexican yearlings changed
hands ut $8. A bunch of fed owen brought
$6.10, and some fed wethers sold at $5.16,
tho sumo kinds of wethers that com
manded $3.66 yesterday. Though trade
seemed to bo devoid ot much life a fair
clearunco was effected In satisfactory
Quotations on sheep and lambs: Lambs,
good to choice, is.ri0ctitt.90; lambs, fair to
good $8.00SS.60; yearlings, good to choice.
$7.6u&8.1S: yearlings, fair to good. $7.16ft
7.06; wethers, good to choice, $3.7&&5.20;
w I hers, fair to cood. S6.600D6.75: ewes.
good to choice, $4.76(Q6.1o; ewes fair to
good, $4.60514.76: culls, sheen and bucks.
263 fed lambs , 76
CS fed ewe 107
IS) fed ewe 107
333 fed owes 107
118S Montana wethers 90
326 Utah yeurllngs, feeders.- 93
677 Utuli lambs, feeders t9
160 Utah ewes 115
269 Montana ewes 88
107 fed yearlings .' 77
Hi fed yearlings , 90
60S fed lambs .78
89 fed lambs 79
C3 fed lambs 77
446 Idaho Iambs S3
67 Utah lambs 69
162 fed ewes 101
40 fed owes, culls 96
203 shorn lambs tl
610 ted yearlings .8(
240 fed wethers .T101
493 fed lambs 84
326 lambr, feeders .51
134 fed wethers, yearlings 90
163 shorn lambs i 79
121 fed lumbs 69
St, Joaepli Iitrr Stock Sfnrltel.
HT JOSEPH, Jan. H. CATTLE Re
ceipts, 2,700 head: market slow; steers,
$0,7649.25; cows and heifers, $3.757.75;
HOGS Receipts. 10,000 head; market 6o
lower: top, $7.10; hulk of sales, $6.95(87.06.
SHEEP AND LAMBS Receipts, 3,000
head; market slow; Iambs, $8.6088.90.
Stock In Slitht.
RecelptB of live stock at the five prin
cipal western marketB yesterday:
uilie. iiusB, oiicc!.
Ht. Louis .....
Totals 33,510 61,000 02,100
KsmoTaa U'uraal lZolargeruenU.
ThlrUenml, BwoUui Tissues.
Curbs, llllxd Tendons, Soreness
from but ltrulse or Htralnt (lares
spavin Lameness, AUaya Fain.
Hoes not mister, remove th hair
ir lay tin tha hone. '4.0Q at
liottln. daVtrmd. llwtr 1 I". tr...
flrnoTttla,atrlrs, ftoutr or HhauotaUo ifepoatts,
Hwnlli-n. Painful Varleoaa. Vein. Piln!
Will toll you mora. If yon writ. II and per bottle
at daaUrs of daliTaml. Manntaciurixt onlr by ,
iV.r.yOUNO.P.D.F,, I04 7sIsSL. 8JrlottU. Mail. 1
voei either In
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