Peoria Stock Yards Purchase
BUYS STOCK YARDS. Word was received here from Peoria. 111., yesterday that the Cnlon Stock Yards there has been purchnsed by a syndicate In which Talton Emory. Thomas Greene and George Slimer. of this city, are heavily Interested. Kmbry is now In Peoria completing the uetaiis of the deal, whlr-h in volves about $'Ji.ls. A number of Louisville capi'-tlisis. Including three brothers of Mr. Erabry, are also in the syndicate. Extensive improvements are to be maJe. and for some time In the future a new packing plant Is under consideration. The yards cover : acres of ground, and fur the past 2" years were operated by J. F. Vin cent A Co. Talton Rmbry or one of his Louisville brothers wftl be President of the new company, which will be known aa the ! Peoria Vnlon Stock Yards Company.