'Judge, I'm Broke— But Here's My Cow' CLEARWATER, Fla,. Jan. 18.— (/P)>—Barter is quite a convenient thing, 3. L. Yale's concluded after after swapping hLs milch cow for freedom, ' ' Fined $9.50 in Magistrate F. I. Gates' court for violation of a traffic ordinance, he was about to go to jail in lieu of funds. And then he thought of his cow and struck up a trade with the magistrate.