1884 ranch land in BC

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1884 ranch land in BC - Chicago TopleC THbatNe, April 19.1 It was...
Chicago TopleC THbatNe, April 19.1 It was remarked yeserday that the country baa beatea Chicago for one in selling out ita wheat and hogs at high prices, and buying corn at nearly the bottom of the market. We note that a Chicago order was sent to Buffalo Thursday to buy all the corn offered, and there was no corn on sale la that city yesterday. Oar receipts of wheat thus far tbia month only aggregate about 250 car-loads, while the smallest record for A pril In recent years it 940 cars in 1880. The 250 car-loads la about lOO.OtX) busnebt for 15 working uars, or about one-third of the daily rata at which wheat 1 now coin out from this city to supply interior points alone. A dWpatt-h from Kansas says that 2,000.000 bushels will include all the com that is cribbed alor.g the railway Hues of that Slate, and that fully Hair or tne com yet m tanner' nanus mu be required for shipment westward. BtWMw Stales ef Texaa Pasture lianas. As exchange says: "The Magaolla Cattle Conpur, on the lOtb Inst., purcnaard from tha Texas and Pacific Bail- - rood company,- through its Land Department at Lallaa. a Wrt-e- body of ranch lands in Borden county, foe $i9.000. at $J per acre. The pur-Chasers exchanged Texas end Pacific bonds, now eelllna at 53, tha Company taking them at par, ma king- tha ien.ts In reality only cost them $1 56 per acre, Instead of $'), tha Company's cash , price. Cattle and sheep men are investing- hear ' lly ia railroad, land in this rSt&te, on the above principal of purchasing bonds and exchanging them at par ia payment, in preference to renting Stat lands at the Land Board'a figures of 80 cents per acre per annum for watered and CO cents per acre for unwatered lands. During the past thirty days numerous sales of from $20.00U to $40,000 worth have been made tbrourb the Texas and Pacific Land Department at Dallas. " THE MARKETS TTEEHLY KETIETT. Tbe Leaf Tobaece Market. The sales reported by tha warehouses In tbe SiO, U 9 and and lujrs at 18 9 hhd 11 lugs at and and exceeded of

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  1. The Courier-Journal,
  2. 21 Apr 1884, Mon,
  3. Page 7

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