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MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE FEBRUARY 19 1931 .__. SCOUTS PLAN TO BROADCAST OVER IOWA U STATION Alpha Phi Omega to Present Another of Its Radio Programs Tuesday. The Alpha Phi Omega, national honorary scouting fraternity with the Omricon chapter of the University of Iowa 'at Iowa City, will give a radio program over station WSUI on Tuesday, Feb. 24, from 9 until 10 o'clock in the evening. This fraternity is made up of scouts and scouters who are in attendance at the university and who are keeping up their active interest in the work thru this fraternity. The purpose of the program is to stimulate interest in the patrol organization" which is really the only actual working basis of a troop. List Many Subjects The various subjects to be covered during this meeting will be "Patrol M e e t i n g s and Hikes," "Tracking" and "My Last Overnight Hike." Prof, A. C. Trowbridge of the University of Iowa geology department, who is a prominent scouter in Iowa City, will also give a talk on "Fossil Collecting." Besides these several talks, there will be scout songs by the group. This group of older scouts have arranged to give programs every other Tuesday evening over this same station from now until the close of the school year. Announce New Club In a recent broadcast they announced their "Iowa Winter Hilling club," the rules of which are that any scout taking a hike of 10 miles or more and making a report of it thru his scoutmaster will receive a certificate of membership to the club. This report should be sent thru the local scout office. This group of scouts will be more than pleased to receive suggestions as to how they may improve their programs. MISSFfSHWICK BEATEN 6 AND 5 Helen Hicks Scores International Golf Victory in Semifinals. PALM BEACH, Fla., Feb. 19. (!Pl --Playing sensational golf, Helen Hicks, sturdy New York girl, scored an international golf victory today Ijy routing Miss Diana FishwicU, British champion, six up and five to go ia the semifinal of the Florida women's championship. - Miss Hicks will contest in the fi- nals'with'Miss Virgrinia Van Wie of Chicago, who disposed of Miss Peggy Wattles, Buffalo, also by a score of 6 and 5 In the second semifinal. 8 CAGE TEAMS ENTER TOURNEY Clashes for Hancock County Honors to Be Staged on Britt Floor. BRITT, Feb. 19.--The Hancock county basketball tournament will be held here Friday and Saturday. The eight high schools of the county are entered. The drawings for the first round on Friday afternoon are: Garner-Corwith and Britt-Klemme and on Friday evening, Kanawha- Goodell and Crystal Lake-Hayfield. Garner and Britt, the only Class A schools of the tourney have divided their games with each other. Hayfield has defeated Crystal Lake, Kanawha and Corwith. Crystal Lake has defeated Ha'yfield, Kanawha' and Corwith. Klemme and Corwith have won a good part of their games. Starr of Gilmore City and Schmickle of Scranton will officiate. SPORT SCRAPS BETTY COMPTON AND WRITER WED Musical Comedy Star and Edward Dowling Start Honeymoon. NEW YORK, Feb. 19. U?l--Their secret marriage revealed, the former Betty Compton, musical comedy star, and her husband, Edward R. Dowling, film writer, were bound for Havana today On a honeymoon. The bridegroom's mother, Mrs. Margaret Dowling, admitted that they were married several days ago and had sailed yesterday on the liner Oriente. Ward line officials said they intended to remain Havana for several weeks. "Miss. Compton has been a friend of our family for years," Mrs. Dowling said, "ever since Eddie was a boy." The bride was a featured singer and dancer in "Fifty Million Frenchmen" and other Broadway successes. The bridegroom is a dialog writer with Paramount pictures. He is not the comedian of the same name. . BIG BILL DRAWS Opens Tennis Tour at Square in New York to Crowd ! of 14,000. NEW YORK, Feb. 19. ;!--Big BUI Tilden, professional tenni: player, apparently is just as much of an attraction to followers of the game as Tilden the amateur evei was. Big Bill, the 38-year old vet eran, was the. main attraction which drew 14,000 fans, who paic 537,000, to Madison Square Garden last night. Tilden opened his pro fesaional tour by beating Kare Kozeluh of Czechoslovakia. The dispute will be continued in at least six more matches aa th troupe organized by Jack Curley tours the country. FIGHT RESULTS By THE ASSOCIATED FKKSS OKLAHOMA CITY--Paul Swid- rrski, Syracuse, N. Y., outpointed JBabe Hunt, Ponca City, Okla., (10J. D OWN at Htmtsville, Texas, Day and Knight, or vice versa, will captain the Sam Houston State Teachers college eleven, winners of the Texas Intercollegiate title, for the coming season. Jim Day and Bobbie Knight are both ready for their last year of competition and have been chosen as co-captains. * * * W A N ILLUMINATED H O M E PLATE OP THREE-INCH GLASS COVERING A 100-WATT LAMP HAS BEEN INVENTED. * + * * W RESTLING showmanship has changed since the days of Gotch and Hackenschmidt, whose "feud" was a good box-office attraction on any mat. Such names as "Scissors Joe" Stecher, "Strangler Ed" Lewis and Earl Caddock, "the man of a thousand holds," were merely forerunners" of the present crop of giants and collegians but they were..good showmen. Des-Moines had to give up a show featuring 'Jumping JOE" Savoldi because of a small crowd. * ' * * * IP OLD TIMERS CAN RECALL CORRECTLY, HOWEVER, SOME OP THE BIG MATCHES OF HISTORY WERE NOT HELD BEFORE LARGE CROWDS * * * * ' Rogers Hornsby, tho he may dis- ike such a phrase, is a relic of a jassing type. He is the last of the major league playing managers. In the early days of the last decade, playing managers were extremely popular. They flourished particularly in the west. * ft * a Xiou Gehrig must get a- kick out of a 515,000 salary offer. ·Just 10 years ago he was a New York kid fairly pop-eyed over stories he read about Babe Ruth and his salary offers. HOGS MOVE ALONG AT STEADY PRICES SOME GRADES AT BETTER PRICES No Change Seen in Trend of Cattle Market; Sheep Run Large. CHICAGO, Feb. 19. UP)--Reconstruction was the order o£ the day in the hog market for the first few hours. Having wrecked C*je price structure yesterday, buyers were more lenient today and the slow early market moved along at steady prices in the division of light and underweights, while medium and heavyweight butchers sold at strong to lOc higher prices. Weights from 150 to 200 Ibs., sold at 57.35 to 57.40, while 260 to 280 Ib. kinds made $6.50 in the ' f irr-l hour. To help matters a bit, th.3 eleven markets had only 90,800 he.id today, against 115,800 a week ago, which represented a cut of 25,000 head. Again the sheep run fooled the estimators and this time it overran to 19,000, probably because the section of the run that did not arrive yesterday, when supplies fell to 4,135, came today. There were too many lambs on sale today, wherever they came from and prices looked weaker at the outset. B\st grades were held at $9, but thers, were no bids that high in the early trading, and packers bought light and medium weight fat lambs at $8.25@8.50 without serious objection. No change In the trend of the cattle market was in sight today. The plain half-fat short-feds were forced to wait around for a buyer. Bids on even the plain steers and on fat cows were steady, however, with the average of the day before. Hogs closed active, 10-15c higher on weights above 250 Ibs., others slow, steady to IQc up. Cattle finished about steady, but very slow. Sheep'closed around 25c lo\ver on fat lambs, others steady. Local Hogs MASON CITY, Feb. 19.--Best sorted lights, 180 to 230 Ibs., 56.60,; best medium weight butchers, 24t) to 260 Ibs., $6.10; best heavy butchers. 270 to 300 Ibs., 55.80; best prime heavy butchers, 310 to 350 Ibs., 55.60,- best packing sows, 300 to 350 Ibs., $5.30; best heavy sows, 360 to 400 Ibs., 55.10. 7: ewes scarce, salable at $4.50 d o w n ; late Wednesday numerous toads fed western lambs 86-31 Iba. 58.75: run includes two load! going thru. de- KANSAS CITV LIVESTOCK. KANSAS CITY. Feb. 19. (,Tj-- · U. S. partment of agriculture -HOGS 6,000; 560 direct: 230 Ibs. and doivn mostly steady with Wednesday's close or 15- 25c under the best time: heavy weights strong to mostly lOc higher than the average; top S7 on 140-170 Ibs.; good and choice 140-160 Iba. S6.75O7; 160-180 Ibs. J6.TO7; 180-200 Ibs. S6.70@6.90: 200-220 Ibs. $6.35® 6.85; 220-250 Ibs. S8.15S6.75; 250-290 Ibs. SeSi'S.lOT 290-350 Ibs. $5.85@6.20; packing sows 275-500 Ibs. S5.15S5.65; Block pigs, good and choice 70-130 Ibs. J6.25rjf6.75. CATTLK 2,500: calves 400; killing classes elow, steady lo weak; stockers and teeder* unchanged; steers, good and choice £00-1100 11)5. S7.50@ll; 1100-1300 Ibs. t7.75®llj 1300-lflOO Ibs. $85111; common and m e d i u m 600 Ibs. up SSfrTS; heifers, good and choice E50-850 Ibs. $6.50rjJT9. 50; common and medium 550-850 Ibs. $1.2586.75; cows, good and choice $4.50@6; common- and medium S3.50SM.50: low cutter and cutter $2.50S 3.50; vealers (milk fed} medium to choice- cull and common J 4 f f 6 ; -itockers f e e d e r steers, good and choice ( a l l nd weights) SG.SS'rTS.SO: common and medium (all weights) S4''~iS.T,o. SHEEP 11.000: early sales lambs 25-35c lower: sneep weak to 23c lower; hest fed lambs held around 58.50. Lamos, good and choice 90 Ibs. down $7.50®8.d5: medium 80 Ibs. down $6.5Grgi7.50; common, alt weights ewes, medium to choice 150 Iba. 45^6.50; down ^3.2 LIVESTOCK FORECAST CHICAGO, Feb. 19.--Estimated receipts of hogs, 24,000; cattle, 2.000; sheep, 15,-. 000. LIVESTOCK FORECAST. CHICAGO. Feb. 19. [,«-- Official estimated, receipts tomorrow: Cattle, 5,000: hogs, 33,000; sheep, 19,000. Representative Sales CHICAGO, Feb. 19. (.1)--Representative sales selected by the U. S. department of agriculture-- HOGS. Heavy-- Lights-332 31S 64 2T 38 111 Mediums-71 244 64 238 67 ' 228 81 218 64 207 39 201 Native Lambs-- 6.25 6.35 6.5U 6.55 6.65 6.75 6.S3 6.90 7.00 7.10 58 61 35 46 Light 27 63 22 16 17« 170 168 149 141) 132 KANAWHA WINS FROM LUVERNE KANAWHA, Feb. 19.--Kanawha defeated Luverne 49 to 6 in an independent basketball game here. Frank Pruisman was high with 21 of the 49 points. OTRANTO AVINS FHOSI ORCHARD. OTRANTO, Feb. 19.-^-The Otran- o Stars won a "basketball game here against the · Orchard Independents 46 to 25. RUDD BEATS MARBIiE ROCK. RUDD, Feb. 19. -- The Marble flock Independents played the Rudd Independents in a 29-35 game in favor of Rudd. The Rudd grade boys played the :ludd Freshman boys Tuesday night. The Freshman boys won 15-13. CHAPIN, DO\VS SPLIT BILL. DOWS, Feb. 19.--Chapin basketball team played Dowa here. The Dows girls won with a score of 3911. Chapin boys won with a score of 13-11. LA.WLER BEATS NASHUA 38-21. LAWLER, Feb. 19.--The Lawler high school dribblers won a one- sided game, 38 to 21, from the Nashua five here. Fredericksburg plays the locals here next Friday night. This will be the last game before the sectional tournament at Charles City. BASKETBALL RESULTS By THE ASSOCIATED PKESS Tulsa 19, Drake, 15. Boone Junior college 23, DCS Moines Catholic Junior college 32. DCS Moines Catholic academy 39, t. Mary's, Ia., 23. rVdujuoketa Junior college 33, Tipton Junior college 82. Dakota Wesleyan 29, Cudahy Packers of Sioux City 27. Luther Reserves 26, New Hampton Independents 24. Navy 30, American university 25. Army 27, Carnegie Tech 26. Columbia 32, Yale 26. Ohio U. 32, Cincinnati .14. Denison 32, Ohio Wesleyan 28. Washington 29, Creighton 27. River Falls, Wls., Teachers 37 Hamline 33 (overtime). Harvard SO, Clark 20. Illinois Wesleyan 28, Bradley. 2". (overtime). Pennsylvania 22, Princeton 20. George Tecli 23, Alabama 19. Illinois State ' Teachers 24, St Viator 15. HIGH SCHOOL Grinncll 25, Oskalonsa 18. Adel 52, Washington township 17. CHICAGO LIVESTOCK CHICAGO, Feb. 19. (/pi--United States department o£ agriculture-HOGS 33,000; 1-1,000 direct; weights he- low 220 Ibs. slow; steady, heavier weights strong to lOc higher: bulk 140-200 Ibs. S7.25 E7.40; top S7.40; 210-330 Ibs. S6.255P7.15; Piss S6.40S7.00; packing sows S5.50'S6.00; light light, good and choice 140-1GO Ibs. S7.20fS7.40: light weight 160-200 Ibs. S7-15 W7.40; medium weight 200-250 Ibs. S6.55fO 7.-10: heavy weight 250-350 Ibs. S6.20!fj 6.70; packing sows, medium and good 275500 Ibs. S5.505r8.00: slaughter pigs, good and choice 100-130 Iba. 56.25^7,25. CATTLE 5,000; calves 2,000:. slow, steady to weak market on fed steers and yearlings; lower grades predominating; most offerings hero selling slowly at S7.00{?8.50; sprinkling flt 59.00 and better; prospective top around S10.50: she stock steady to 25c lower; bulls steady and vealers weak; slaughter cattle and vealers, stccra, good and choice 600-900 bs. S8.00©11.50: 900-1,100 Ibs. SS.25® 11.50; 1,100-1,300 Ibs. S8,50®11.50; 1,3001.500 Ibs. SS.75@11.50; common and med- um 600-1,300 Ibs. J5.505f8.50; heifers, good and choice 550-850 Ibs. S6.75®0.75; common and medium 55.2507.25; cows, good and :ho]ce S4.50Q 6.50; common and medium 53.50(^4.50; low cutter and cutter $2.8Sf:P 9.75; bulls (yearlings excluded) good and choice ( b e e f ) S4.75j£6.00; cutter to medium 54.00S4.75: vealers (milk fed) good and choice SS.OOiJj'lO.OO; medium $7.005?8.00; cull and common S5,00't?7.00; stacker and feeder :attle. steers, good ana choice 500-1,050 Ibs. SG,7538.25: common* and medium $4.75® ".00. SHEEP 19,000; fat lambs about 25c low- :r; other classes steady; early bulk good to choice Iambs 58.25GS.60; choice medium weights $8.755i'9.00: fat native ewes 54.00® 1.00; slaughter sheep and Iambs, Iambs. 90 Ibs. down, good and choice $B.OO®9.%0; medium S7.25®8.00; 91 to loo Ib. medium lo choice S7.00SS.OO; all weights common 16.00(i!7.25; ewes 90-150 Ibs., medium to choice S3.50(if-5.00: all weights, cull and common $2.00(«f 4.00; feeding lambs 60-75 Ibs. good and choice S7.75t?8.25. OMAHA LIVESTOCK OMAHA, Feb. 10. t.T)--United Stales de- parlmcnt of agriculture-- HOGS.10.000. 121 direct; light hogs most ly steady to loc lower; medium to strong weight butchers strong lo 15c higher: top S6.90 on 170-180 In lights; bulk 160-200 Ib lights S6.65Jf6.S5; 200-220 Ib. butchers 56.50 HJ6.75; 220-250 Ib. weights J6.25S?0.50: 250300 Ib. butchers 56.00® 6.25; 300-350 Ib averages 55.85fi6.00; packing sows S5.15fii .·i.25; smooth light sows S5.35; average cost Wednesday 56.12. weight 253. CATTLE 3,200; fed steers and yearlings slow, weak: other Killing classes mostly steady; stockera and feeders scarce, alow, weak: bulk fed steers and yearlings eligible to sell at S7.00tjr8.25; few loads held higher: heifers 55.7507.00: beet cows S4.00J1) 5.25; several loads 15.50^6.00; culter grades $3.00Si3.75: medium bulls S3.75Cf4.25: practical top vealera $8.50; odd Iliad 59.00. SHEEP 18.000: lambs 254?50c lower sheep and feeders sleady: bulk fed wooled lambs S8.005J8.25: lop S3.50; extreme weight lambs down to 57.50: best slaughter ewes at S4.75; feeding lambs 58.00 and down. SIOUX CITY LIVESTOCK SIOUX CITY. Feb. 10. I.Tt--United Stales department of agriculture-- CATTLK 2,000; calves 400: beet steer» and yearlings slow, mostly steady; othe killers little changed: stockers and feeders slow; good yearlings held around 58.50; bulk steers and yearlings »7.00®8.25: short fed heifers $6.75 down: most beef cows %3.7,'i'ftr ·1.50: practical vealer, top $0.50; majoril' medium bulls J4.00@-4.23; run Includes 20 cattle and 300 calves direct. 1IOCS 10.500; fairly active; 160-190 Ib butchers 10@15c lower; other weights lOfr 15c higher; packing sows ateady; 160-191 Ib. averages largely 56.651J6.85, top 56.90 200-230 Ib. weights S6.50re6.75; 210-280 Ib weights $6.20G.50; 290 Ibs. np 55.75^6.15 packing sows largely {5.005.50, few tc S5.GO. SHEEP 11.000: no early action, talking 25c or more lower for fat lambs, most med him and light weight fed wooled lambs hel above $8.50; other classes quoted abon steady. .SOUTH ST. PAL-I. MVP-STOCK. SOUTH ST. PAUL, Feb. 13. i.-n--U. department of agriculture--CATTLE 2.100; extremely slow; genera tendency weak to lower: largely steer nm quality considerably Improved; several car all representative weights considered salabl around S8.75f?fl.50; bulk 56.50WS.50; bee cows largely J).50 down; butcher heifers S.' ifte.tH; cutters unchanged: hulls moderately active; bulk J3.75B4: choice kinds S4.25 feeders and stockers about steady; Borne In qulry for fleshy well bred stockers; calve: 2.200: vealers unevenly !0c-si under Wed nesday's average; pood grades largely 57-50. choice kinds S0.50: few closely sorted In Sll) S f f E K P 2.000: most early bids on Ta lambs n r o u n r l 50c lower than Wcdnesday'i l a i n m a r k e t ; few salrs of good t - choice natives ST-fiflftS: a s k i n g u p w a r d lo $8.2 8.50 for best fed westerns; throwouts $ 95 166 114 CO 231 77 62 133 110 72 31 4 9 , 43 23 31 22 30 25 24 SO 87 90 91 SO 93 95 7" 98 83 90 60 - 110 1270 1130 1260 090 1275 1180 I H O 1090 1115 1050 1015 970 940 . 1010 935 920 7.0 SHE El*. Fed Westerns- o.on 122 a.'i 8.90 800 87 675 90 260 94 ISO . 09 Fat Kwcs --12 10 87 2 1 S.85 8.7S 8.60 8.50 8.40 8.50 8.35 8.35 8.00 7.75 7.51) CATTLK. Heifers-36 ; 29 32 21 30 Cows-11 14 9 10 10.10 10.Ol) 9.75 U.bfl 9.51) 9.25 9.00 8.75 'S.50 8,25 -8.CO 7.55 T.r.O 7.25 7.00 S..V) 115 112 150 190 20 680 745 815 625 1210 1130 1045 970 95b 7.35 7.30 7.2 7.40 7.30 7.35 7.25 7.0U 9.00 8.90 8.76 8.50 8.25 5.00 4.75 4.50 4.25 4.00 7.25 7.0D 6.75 6.50 6,00 5.40 5.00 4.70 4.10 3.85 Hog Markets By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Hog prices at Iowa markets T h u r E d a y - CEUAU JIAPIDS--Prime hogs: Mediums *5.SO©6.30; heavies Sa.OOSj 5.80; lights $6.55 SJ6.75; packers J4.85S5.15. IES MOIXES--2.300; steady; prime lights 6.50@G.90; prime mediums 56.25^6.70; prime Heavies 15.65®6.35: good packers $5ia OTTU.WVA--Unchanged; 120-150 IDS. ,4.'i; 1 130-170 Ibsr. J5.85; 170-220 Ibs. $0.40; 220-200 Its. SS.15; 260-300 Ibs. Sfl.85; 3003^0 Ib3. S5.5S; over 3!iQ Ibs. S5.25; good packers 55.05; fair packers 54.03. WATERLOO--Prime hogs SS.1506.55; mediums 55.70?JG.20; heavies lackers $1.70©5.20. COMBINED HOG RECEIPTS. DBS MOINES. Feb. 19. (.T)--U. S. department or agriculture-Combined hog receipts at 23 concentration yards and 7 packing plants located In In- erlor Iowa and southern Minnesota for the 21 hour period ended at 10 a. m. today were 31,300 compared with 36,000 a ween ago. Receipts moderate; early Thursday's mar- ketings l i g h t In moat sections; lighter iveights steady to lOc lower; medium weight and heavy butchers steady lo lOc higher; bulk 170-230 Iba. ?6.40tfiB.S5; few choice t lighla to 56.90 or slightly better; most 2JO-280 Iba. $5.9000.35. Quotations for good and choice: Light gills. 140-1GO IDs. 5G.20tTG.90; light weights 160-180 Ibs. S6.-IOJf6.90: 180-200 Ibs. J.G.40 {ps.90: 220-2,10 Ibs. $6.104f6.fi.'; heavy weights, 250-200 IbJ. 55.90^6.20: 290-3.10 Ibs. S5.60-JI6. Good packing sows. 275-350 Ibs. 15.15® i.GO; 350-125 Ibs. S5®5.25; -125-550 Ibs. HOG FUTURK.X. CHICAGO. Feb. 19. t.-Vj-- Hog f u t u r e s : Offering light hogs at 57.50, mediums at $6.75 ami row heavies at J6.40, all to arrive tomor- Offered Hid GRAIN OFFERINGS BECOME SCARCE Prices Make Upturns Toward Close; Wheat News Favorable. 1 i CHICAGO, Feb. 19. (/P)--Scarcity of offerings helped to turn grain prices upward today toward the last. Advances were associated with statements by Chairman Legge of the federal farm board that he regarded recent news on wheat as rather favorable. There was also purchasing of May wheat here believed to be for farm board allies. Wheat closed firm, unchanged to l',ivi' I H c higher, May old 8Zl4c; July 69 VI gl i* c; corn K ® l ; c * u p . May old 65«»®iic. July 6T'iP He, oata ,i©};c advanced, and provisions varying from 7c decline to 5c gain. CHICAGO CASH GRAIN. CHICAGO, Feb. IB. (,T!--Wheat No. 1 red 77*ic: No. 1 hard .79',-ic; No. 2 hard 78c; No. 1 northern spring 78}i@79Vjc: NO. 4 dark northern 76c; No. 1 mined 78?i'J79c,; sample grade mixed S3c. Corn, No. 3 mixed 6Q5f60',ic: No. 4 mixed 58®59c; . No. 5 mixed 57@57^c; No. mixed 57$f-5T,ic: No. 2 yellow 62^@63c; No. 3 yellow 59!4®«2',lc; 7^ o . 4 yellow 58.V' 5B'/4c; No. 5 yellow 57'4®5Bc: No. 6 yellow 56c; No. 2 white 6 4 4 c ; No. 3 white 61©02%c; No. 5 while 58c. Oats No. 1 while 33c; No. 2 w h i t e 32j ®33c. Timothy seed S8.75'g9. . Clover -seed J13ST20.75. Lard $7.87; ribs 510.75; bellies $10.37. MASON CITY GRAIN MASON CITY, Feb. 19.-Barley 3 Oats 23c Shelled corn, No. 4' 43c Ear corn 40c GrainFutures May CORN-Mar. ow. . . new. . old, . . new. . J u l y . . . . . . Sept ....... WHEAT-Mar. o l d . . . THURSDAY GRAIN CLOSE. CHICAGO, Feb. 18. May new. old. . new. July Sept OATS-Mar. o l d . . new. May o l d . . now. July Sept RYE-Mar. old. . May o l d . . new. . July .' Sept. L A R D -Mar May July BELLIES-May July Hi eh .63-i, .65 -ii .69% .69», .33Vk .33-4 .33"; . .43.41'; .10.40 .10.50 Low .62 .62«i .82 .83'. .68 .65 .32 i .33 (.·IV-- Close .63 .S3 'A 10.35 10.4S .33 'i .33U .33»i .33S -33 ·;, .33 14 .40H .43 .44-14 S.dO 8.15 S.32 10.37 10.45 GRAIN OPEN CHICAGO, Feb. IS. (/PI- CORN-Mar. old new May old new July Sept WHEAT-- Ifar. o l d . . . new.. May o l d . . . new.. July Sept OATS-Mar. old... Close Yr. Ago. .90 .69% 1.13 (i 1.15 May ntw. old.. new. May July Sept RYE-Mar. old.. new. old.. new. July Sept. ..... LARD-Mar May July , BELLIES-May July ... .78 ',1 ... .81V4 ...10.65 .. .10.SH . ..11.0'J . . .13.40 .. .13.65 Close Yes'd'y. .661 .66 . .7814 .82 li .83'i .32-4 .39 '4 .33'i · .391,4 .39-T, .4111 .42';,, .41% 7.97 8.12 8.27 10.45 10.50 Open Today .62(1 °64ifi .64 - .66 .7914 .79 W .82 .B3U .6S .65'; . 4 U 4 . 4 2 - j .42 S.OO 8.12 1U.4II 10. SO LIGHTS-- Marqh ( f i r s t halt) ......... 8.00 March (second half I .....8.25 April ................. ____ 8.50 May ...................... 3.50 MEDIUMS -Feb. , . .................... 7.00 March ................. April ..................... 8.011 May ...................... 8.00 HEA.VIKS -March . ........ . ........... 7.00 A p r i l ............. ....... .R.25 M a y ...................... 6.2.-I fi.IW 6.60 MINNEAPOLIS GRAIN. MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. IB. IJP1--Wheat--17: cars compared to 101 a year ago. Markc unchanged. Cash No. 1 n o r t h e r n and No. . dark northern 12, 13, 14 and 15 per cen 73'4Sf'77 1 ^c: No. 1 dark hard Montana 1 per cent and lo arrive 71W Hf!3'Ac: No. amber durum TS'i^^S'jic: No. 2 anibe durum 69 1 A(?73 l ,;c; No. 1 red durum 64 l ,ic May 70 T ^c; July 7l^ic: September «S r ;i Corn--No. 3 yellow 53-If55c. Oata--No. 3 white 2B29'AC. OMAHA GRAIN. OMAHA. Feb. 19. l.T-l--Wheat--Hard No 1. 6lH-ift70c: N"n. 2, eaO'eflc: durum No. 63c; mixed, smutty No. 4. 61Vjc. Corn--White No. 3. .S3',4e: yellow No, 2 S4',ic: No. 3, 52ff53c; mlxetl No. 3. 52c: Mo. 4. 50 ^c. oats--White No. 3. 30WC. KANSAS OITV onAix. MISCELLANEOUS 1'OTATO MARKET CHICAGO, Fell. 19. Ml--United states department of agriculture-Potatoes 120, on track 277, total U. S. shipments 785; steady, trading fair; Backed per cwt., Wisconsin round whites $1.30^ 1.35, few branded 51.40^1.45, ungraded J1.15'5rl.20: Idaho russets SI. 55^1.05, fancy shade higher: No. 2, mostly $1.25ffl 1.35; Colorado McClures branded il.75j 1.80; unbrandeil J1.501M.BO. MINNEAPOLIS FLOUR MINNEAPOLIS. Feb. 19. (.Ti--Flour unchanged; shipmenls 22,920. Bran SH.SO'tP 15.00; standard middlings $13.50® 14.00. XKW YORK SUGAR. NEW YORK. Feb. 10. i,T'i--Raw sugar unchanged at 3.32c asked and no sales reported; raw sugar unchanged to 1 point lower; refined unchanged at 4.50c for f i n e gran mated. IIA V MARKKT CHICAGO. Feb. 19. t.l'i--Hay 7 corn, unchanged. TOLEDO SEKD.S. TOLKDO, Feb. 19. I.T1--Seed u n c h a n g e d . South Dakota's coal mine, which has not been a howling financial success when the ?185,000 investment is con.--Davenport Democrat. 15i KANSAS CITY, Feb. 10. (.PJ-- Wheat cars; unchanged; No. 2 dark hard 6 71c: No. 3. O9',ic; No. 2 hard 69iT7Uc; No 3. ti8f«ffi9Hc; No. 2 red nominally No. 3 nominally 70',' SJ71!4c. Corn -- 75 cars; unchanged to In h i g h e r No. 2 white B9',ic: No. 3. 53f»54 1 ,ie: No. yellow nominally SRiiSTaaVic: No. 3, 521 ®54',ic; No. 2 mixed nominally JVo. J. 51®«Wc. Oats -- 6 cars; up ^ c : Xo. 2 white nom inally :)4J34;c: No. 3. nominally HIDES Quotations furnished hy Wolf Bros SOS Fifth street coutbwest. Horse hides $1.75-S2.0i Cured beef hides 4c Green beef hides ,3i TEACHEUS WIN FROM CORNELU. CEDAR FALLS, Feb. 19. (.¥-- State Teachers college wrestler closed their season here last nigh with a 29 to 3 vistory over Cornel matmen. Coach McCuskey's mei registered three triumphs and twi reverses in their season's schedule Spain is worried over tne Ion price of wheat. Presume the repub lican pnrty is tn blame for that, too --Sioux Falls Argus-Leader. Market Notes KS TICKER TAl'E The automotive itocks continue to respond- to favorable advicea regarding the nolor industry, which has provided the chief 'asEs for opUmlsm recently. While arguments pro and con continue to be heard about the- soldiers* bonus bill, practically veryone was of, the opinion that It had lost much of its force a* a market factor. On be other hand, the strength of the auto- notlve division was attributed to the belief hat It would benefit most from the pur- haslng power released by Ihe passage of he bonua bill. Demand for Bricgs Manufac- urlng and Murray corporation was accompanied by reports that lhe«e companies would receive a larger share of Ford's body business. EN-KRAI, MOTORS; SHOWS KALES CAIN In addlllon to Hie strength In Bendi; Aviation in xvhich it has a. s u b s t a n t i a l interest, General Motors was helped by un official reports that sales t h u g far this month have shown a sizable gain over the same period of lajt year. Gllddcn was strong on reports that Its new food subsld- ary would be merged with a large organization In this line of business, and General Asphalt responded with an advance to the court ruling In favor of the company in connection with the suit against the Royal Outch Interests. In announcing earnings of J7.58 a common share last 3-ear, E. J. Cornish, president of the National Lead company, declared that there is no doubt In his mind about the ability ot the company to maintain the present S5 d i v i d e n d and for that reason he will not recommend any change at the meeting to be held today. MAY MAKE TELEVISION NNOUNCE.UEXT SOON De Forest Radio continued a strong spot, reflecting talk ot an Important announcement soon .and the benefit expected to accrue from the court decision against the pooling of patents by the larger companies En Ihe fiald. What the nature of the announcement will be could not be learned but ; t Is possible that It will be m regard to television, about which GO much has been neard recently. De Forest. In addition to be- "ng a manufacturer of radio tubes and receiving sets, occupies an important position In television Ihru control ot the Jenkins Television corporation. RAILS I,AO WHILE WXILIllES ADVANCE During the current upswing which started at the beginning of the month the railroad stocks have been notable for their lagging tendencies while the industrials and utilities have shown persistent strength. The rails, measured by the Dow-Jones average, are practically at the same point as at the beginning of the month, based on the closing prices Tuesdays. while the Industrials showed a gain of around 11 and the utilities about 5 points. This la just the reverse of the trend In the month of January-. In that month the rails were the outstanding strong spots, showing a gain of close to 10 points, while the industrials and utilities showed little chance one way or the other. CHRYSLER CORPORATION SHOWS PROFIT Notwithstanding a loss of 52,258.593 in the fourth quarter of 1930, Chrysler corporation reported a net profit for the full year of 5234.151 In the annual statement. The net. which included income from subsidiaries, was equivalent to 5 cents a share on 4,414,645 shares of no par common slock, compared with a net profit of 521,902,168 or a share on -1.431,465 shares In 1929. STOCK ADVANCE QUIET, ORDERLY Bulls Appear to Have Been Tamed by Recent Setbacks. NEW YORK, Feb. 19. Lfi--- The stock market settled, down to a quiet, orderly upturn today. Bulls appeared to have been tamed by recent setbacks, and willing to proceed at a pace more in keeping with the moderate pace of business recovery. It has been no secret in Wall street that conservative banking interests viewed the tendency to stir up a widespread fever of speculation at this time as unhealthy, and some observers express the oninian that blocks of I stock were ·' - --ed upon the market earlie" week as a warning to ov : bulls. Steels. . . utilities, font! shares and m j;Unneous industrials made moderate progress. Rails and oils were still inclined to hold back. U. S. Steel, Republic, Otis, Colorado Fuel and Byers gained 2 points or more, and Inland, Bethlehem and others were firm. In the coppers and non-ferrous metals, Anaconda, Kennecott, Howe Sound.' International Nickel, American Mefjals, St. Joseph and National Leads, and American Smelting were among issues rising a point or two. National Biscuit, Gold Dust, Borden, General Foods, Consolidated Gas, International and American Telephones, Stone and Webster, American and Continental Cans, and Eastman also sold up 1 to more than 2. A few volatile issues, including case. Auburn arid Worthington, rose t to o. Steel shares moved up further in response to the somewhat brighter news from the automobile industry. Copper shares were helped by the third i-cent-a-pound price increase in recent weeks, carrying the red metal price up to 10 i cents. Call money was again available in the outside market at 1 per cent, altho a little firmer tendency in credit appeared with another advance of % of one per cent in acceptance rates. · STOCK LIST NEW YORK STOCKS. NEW YORK, Feb. 19. ( final Quotations'. Air Iteduc 100*i Kelvinator Allegheny 11H Kennecott Al Che Dye 167 '£ Kresge Allls dial Mlg 37*4 Kroger Am Can 123.i t^hlgh Port C Am Car Fdy 34»i Llgg 4 My B Am Coml Al IZ'.k Loew's Am i For Pow 40»1 Loose Wiles Am Inll - 22'.4 Lorllrard Am Loco 26'A Louts G t E A. Am Pow A I. 54',i Mack Am Had St San IStt Math Alkali Am Roll Mill 36 !1 Mav D S 52J4 - Am Sm Ref Am Steel Fdrs Am Sug Ref A T T McK 4 Rob 2 »l= Mex Sea Oil 52% Mid Cont Oil M K T 194 Vj Am Tob B 11651 M o n l Warrt Am Wat Wks TM" Anaconda Andes Cop Arm of Jll B 39ii 17Ti LAMSON BROTHERS GRAIN LETTER CBAIN LETTER WHEAT--Wheat was unsettled but there was no pressure of consequence. Foreign news, on which the, market seems to be relying to lift prices out of their rut, was mixed. Australian visible estimate was rather bearish, but the Orient la b u y i n g . Rumors that Ihe Indian situation may be nettled was bullish on Australian wheat and considered as favorable for Canadian shippers, who use silver, when selling lo China. Officially, Italy needed 3,000,000 wheat, for tho balance of tho season- European porl stocks, according to Broomhall, .have decreased considerably and millers there have become apprehensive, especially as the quality of southern hemisphere wheat la reported as none loo good. As. to our domestic situation. Chairman Legge was quoted __ saying Ihe department agriculture has been unable to find additional stocks In Its calculations. This is probably the result of the open winter which has permitted of free marketing. He made reference to the large holdings of the stabilization corporation as a possibility by July 1, which we think, will continue as a' sorl of a damper on bullish Inclinations, based on world conditions. No change IB forecast in prevailing weather conditions. Still favor a trading attitude with purchases preferred only on good breaks. CORN--Buying by shorts and local Irad- ers moved corn upward a f t e r -some hesitation in the morning trading. The strength In w h e a t - h a d some effect. Bookings to arrive were 31,000, but of Ihls 25.000 was from terminals. Shipping sales were 47,000 bushels. News that a record crop was expected In Argentina, was of no effect. The Burtness grain embargo bill stands about a 50 to 50 chance of passage at this session ac cording to Washington advices. Trading was quiet, awaiting weather or other developments. Would buy corn only on breaks, Liverpool due t,ic t o - ^ i c higher. Produce Curb Market Aviation Corp B O Barnsdall A BendiK Av t Beth St Borden Borg Warn Briggs Can Dry . 84 V, 23 ' 63 72.; 29'i 21 29 »i 10 35 Cerro de Paaco 28 '* Ches O Chic Gt W 4 i'? Chic Gt W pfd 24, pins Fl C N W C R I P Chrysler Coca Cola Col Fuel Ir Nash 34'.Nat Bis 82 Nat ch Res A 3«», Nat Dairy 4R Sat Lead '125'.. Nat Pow 41. 40V: Nat Tea 2(j' N Y C e n t r a l 127? N Y N H H 00', Nor t W 213? No Am 83 r S No Pac 55', Oliver P 4* Otis St 1J» Pac G t B 47' Packard 10', Para Pub 48* Pathe 1: Penlck ft Ford 46 Penn (-2% Phi! Pet C M St P ptd Col Grapho Com with So Congoleunj Contl Mot Corn Prod Cudahy Kasiman Kl Pow I: I'-ox Film A Frccport Tex Oc-nl E! Hen Foods Cicn Motors ':···* Pub Ser G i l l e t t e ".nil! D'ist r ;oor!r!ch fonriypnr r;i-nn Paige Oranby NEW YORK. Feb. 19. (in-- The curb market fell back on tho specialties today for leadership of the advance. Utilities t u r n e d sluggish and oils were neglected. Mead Johnson. Newmont M i n i n g and Cuneo Press, with 3 points advances, and Driver Harris, up more than 4, were conspicuous strong snots. Firming; or corner prices helped not only Newmont but also ftoranda, which rallied Ni Chilean Nitrate moved a point. Anglo- couple of points Shares of power and light holding com- anle* seemed rather tired and small advances were followed by profit-taking In most inslanccn. altho the group displayed good resistance to selling, Niagara Hudson returned lo yesterday's high levels, but Electric Bond and Share was quiet. A few sales of Humble oil appealed at a quolallon about a. point below yesterday's close. Investment trusts were unusually lethargic. Call money renewed at 2 per cent. Bond Market MASON CITY, Feb. 19.-Cash Quotations b.y EL G. Morse. EOGS Eggs (current receipts) lie POUIVTRV Stags 13c Leghorns, spring He Heavy hens, 4 ;. Ibs 13c Light hens :10c Old cocks, heavy 8c Ducka . .- 9c Geese 7c Merctmnt* Quotations. Eggs, in trade ; .14c Eggs, cash 12c Butter, Plymouth 3Gc Butter, Clear Lake 33c Butter, State Brand. -. 36c Butter, dairy 31c Potatoes 40c and 5Uc a peck oincAco fKoavcK CHICAGO. Feb. 19. (.D---Poultry, alive. 3 cars, 17 trucks, steady; fowls 19(6 21!ac: springs 26c; No. 2, 15c; roosters 15'.frc; turkeys 2Sc: duckfl 23c; geese 13c. Butter 4,417; f i r m ; creamery extras (92 acore) 28c: standards (90 acore carlola) 28c; extra first* (00-91 «cnre 27#r27^-ic; f i r s t (88-89 score) 25',i(J26c; seconds (86-87 score) 24@24'.4c. Eggn 14,854; f i r m ; extra firsts I7c; fresh graded firsts 15'i ft'lfic: o r d i n a r y firsts 141r PRO11UCE FUTUKKS CHICAGO. Feb. IB. I.TI--EgR futures olo.ied: Fresh graded firsts. Fell. 16'.;^: rto. March 17c: atorage packed firsts. March I D ^ c ; storage packed firsts April SO^'Sulic; refrigerator standards, Nov. 23 : /ic. Butler futures closed: Storage standards. Feb. 26c; do. March SSliii'/ic. XKW YORK PRODl':K. NKW YORK. Ken. 19. |JP--Blllter 17.B1; steady. Creamery, h i g h e r than Rxtrn 20V?i 30c; extra (02 score) 2S'-i ©29:; first (8S-91 score) 23«28',4c. ERRS 2fl,680; firm.. Mixed colors, regular packed, closely nelected heavy 19 U falS'ic-; extras 19c: extra first 17^1318He.: f i r s t 1- ftl?!^: seconds 16ftl6'/jc; medium firsts l,SfS)I6c: refriRerator, firsts 1 4 ^ a W 1 5 c ; seconds 12,ifil4c; nearby hennery brown, refjli Inr packed, extrag 10'.4«|-lD»,c. Nearby and nearby western h e n n e r y white, closely nelected extras 23H@25c; average extra ' NF.W Y O R K rOUI.TRV. NKW YORK. Feb. 19. I.TJ--Poultry -Dressed irregular. Turkeys, fresh 3 2 f i 4 0 i : ; frozen 3:iiZj'43c. Poultry--T.lve a t e a d y , u n c h a n g e d . NEW YORK, Feb. 19. |,-TI--Bonds took another step towards stability today as railroad obligations that are widely held by banks and other Institutions net a good pace. Price movement lacked uniformity because many laggards were acattereti thruout the list but the tone of the market was distinctly Improved and activity accelerated. The advance or some railroad Issues to the hjgh level of the year suggested that banks were more active than they have been In recent weeks In adding bonds to their portfolios. They have been hesitant due to the uncertainty as to the treasury's plans for f i n a n c - ing, complicated by the soldiers bonus. A m o n g the bright spots En the railroad list were the Boston and Maine obligations. They celebrated their additional to the list of bonds leg'al for savings banks by attaining new high prices for the year. Philadelphia. Baltimore and Washington 4 s , and Buffalo General Electric company 41£s series B are other additions announced by the banking department in a n u p p l e m e n t a l list. CLOSING noM (uinT.4Tin.Ns. NEW YORK, Feb. 10. .ii--iTnllcd States government bonils closed: Liberty 3,4i 101.26. ' First 4 Us 102.27. Fourth 4 "is 10:1.20. Treasury 4'ie 111.8. KA.VSS ;ITV KANSAS CITY. Fen. 19. I.Ti-- Efign. 43.90. Poultry, hens 12ft 17c. changed. . Other produce un- Approve Bund Visit to Iowa. WASHINGTON, Feb. 19. (.-Pi-The house military committee today approved the senate bill for participation oE the army band in the encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic at Dea Moines next September. The bill appropriates 57,500 for the band's expenses. One is a nullificationist. prohibitionist, or rationalist according as one believes that the eighteenth amendment should be defied, denied ot 1 modified.--Virginia-Pilot. 11'1 19»i 10 10T4 861.1 5771 50 3U Sli'ft ·H p - ·Mi 21 11 , 69=; S3 IK 36',i -?-i 37 40'.4 49'i 54' i 42% 19'.1 31=1 38 ?i 46 *i 41s 20 ru No P.y pfd 68 G N I O elf G r i c Grun Halm I T a r l m a n B Houston Hudson H u p p 111 Cent Ind lief I n t Comb E n g Intl ifar Int Nick Can I T T Johns M a n v '·I'i R 6"i 21 i 11% ft, S'l 57 1814 33 72 Proc Gam Pub Serv N J Pullman Radio Rad K O 21 = K Rem Rand 27 : ' ( Reo ' 8*i Rep Stl 21 Rey Tob B ·4,'iH St I, San F 60 Sears R 56 vj Shell U 9 3 i Simmons 19 Sinclair 32?i Skelly 9ii So Pac 107 : ;j So Pr Sug 14,So Ball 61 Sland BrdB IP St G E 72?i St Oil Cal 49 St Oil N J 4fl.4 St Oil N Y 25»i Slew Warn IS'-i Slone Web 44"i Stude 23V Superior Oil IV, Tex Corp 31 Tex Gulf Sul f2} Tim Roll B 5S',i Union Pac 202 Union Garb 6ft 1 ,; Unit Airc 32* Unit Clg S' Unit Corp 23* Unit G E 30', U S Ind Ale 68 U 3 Hub 14 . U S Emclt 21 TJ S Steel 1481; Ut P 4 Lgt A 28 Vanadium 71 ; Wabash 18 T Ward Bak A 20 Warn Fix 19 W Mary 18 West Air 34', West E MIR 97! Willys Ov 5V Woolworlh 6Z! Wrigley 73', Yell Tr 121 Young S i W 25', CHK'AGO STOCKS By Tho Associated I'resj. CHICAGO. Feb. 19 iTJ-- Cen Pub Ser A 18« M-W U 6 pfd S»Ti Cities Service Ift^ Midland Ut pfd 42'/i Nat Stand 31% Ha-th Pick Std Dredging Swift i Co ' Swift Intt U S Gypsum 7% Cont Chic ctts Gr Lakes Alrc 2'i Grigsby Grunow 4'.i Insull Ut Inv 4614 Kelt Switch 4?» Libby McNeil 13U MaJ Household 4 M-\V U ; i l 23=; 20 Util 4 Ind Zenith SUPPLEMENTARY LIST OF STOCK QUOTATIONS Supplied by LAMSON BBOTHERS AND CO. Mason City Office in Bagley- Beck Building. Telephone No. 7 NEW YORK STOCKS A P P C 10% Inland Steel 66 Am Bt Sug 4 Kelv Corp 12»t Am Bk S 36Va Lambert C 82*1 Am Meta! 21% Liq Car C 51 , Am Sum T 3% Math Alkali 26Ti Am Tob 11!) A Z L S 6 McK Rob Nav Cons C Arm C B 2', N Y Air Bk 22% As Dry Gds 26',i Otis Steel 15% Baldwin Lo 2454 Pathe Excge 2 Briggs M C 20 VI Pills Flour 30 Burns B A 25% oil Co 10 Bur Add M 30% Pur Bak C 46% Bush Term 30',;. Reo Grnd o s' Butte C Z 1% Reo Motors 8% Com Credit 20^ St. Jo Lead 27% Com Solv 19 a; Schulte R S 5',£ Cont Motors 3U So Cal Edi 53 Cont Oil 10'.i Stand Brnd 19J.C- Cream of VV 29% Superior Oil IV, Cud Pack 44% Telau Corp 19« Cur Wgh p '6% Tobac Prod 3 David Chem 18 TB U S' R I 33'J Endi John 36 U Vanadium 71 ^ Frst Nat! S 50 Fisk Rubber ·' 3eri Mills 46 Her Cho C 94', Wabash Ry 18% W Myld 18 W Union 141 Wrig Jr Co 73% NEW YORK CURB QUOTATIONS A F P C Am G E 22',i Hud BMS AfUMSKUU- = DOES MEAN A wii_i_ BE^ DANCES JP HER MoTHtTra ISA oTooD Ol_O*SCUl-. AND HER FATHEE A HE-EC? "BII-L-I2AUPP TOTOWA BogQN.T. DEAR NOAH = i P -me BROWNS WOULD THE SHOTGUN KlCKT JIMMY SESSEu '^wT^SSs7^1^I v 5£^21^ NUMB NOTIOMS 8EFOWB THE MAIL IS CgowpgO WJ-TH SECO rATAl_e«s* 80% Hum Oil 63% Am Sup P 14*!, Niag- Hu 121s Ark N G A 6% N-B-P 19% A G E A 2Qi,i No Am Avi 8% Can Marconi 3',4 Penn Corp 7% Cons A Md 3-16 S O Ind Defor Rad 5! S O Ky Dur Mot 2% Tran A T El Bd Sh 51 \i Unit Gas For M of C 26 For M of E 19 Fox Thea A 5% Hec Min 6% 34% 22% 454 10% U L, p A 291^ Util P L 131; Vac Oil 64% CHICAGO STOCKS Al Mo Ind 2',i Grib-Grun 4 U Aug A Co 191% H, G A C 28 ' Ben Avi Co 23', Mor Lito 7U B-W Corp 29% Nat Leather 'i Butler Bros 6 Nat Stand 31% 9'.'. Co Chi Corp 7'a Unit Corp Chic Invest Cord Co G L Airc 0% U I Corp 7.'. U S R T 31 MINNEAPOLIS STOCK F B S Corp 221.'. MINNEAPOLIS GRAIN MARKET CASH SALES Flax 75*1,4-158',;. Having had four presidents in three months, Guatemala seema la be one co-.mtry where they run both before and after election.--OJiio | Slate Journal. I m F«!

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