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FOURTEEN MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, MARCH 6 · 1937 NO CHANGE IN LIVESTOCK PRICES TOP $10,3 5 IN SWINE MARKET Retail Movement in Meat Still Slow as Expected During Lent. CHICAGO, (£»)--Li v e s t o c fc prices were nominally unchanged Saturday at the week's sharp advance. The few hogs .sold were on an unchanged basis. Top was $10.35, lands of value to sell at Friday's $10.40 peak being absent. With" cattle soaring to a $'15 top, highest in .14 months, and lambs to $11.75, highest since June, both peak prices for Mai-ch in seven years, livestock costs scored the most pronounced upturn in some time this week. .There was no corresponding gain in wholesale meat quotations, 'however, although some reports indicated the market had strengthened. Livestock men said further declines in receipts, both here and at the 20 markets, -constituted prob- bably the greatest strengthening factor in the trade but the generally improved industrial conditions including rising wages could not be overlooked. Retail movement is still slow, but this is to be expected during the Lenten season, it was pointed out. Choice cattle gained 50 to '75 cents this week with some sales up $1. Common and medium grades shared in the upturn, advancing 25 to 50 cents. She stock also moved higher. The general quality of cattle offerings declined, however. With nearly half o£ the week's fat lamb supply from Colorado, prices advanced 50 to 75 cents, closing at the week's top. Good and choice hogs gained 10 to 25 cents during the week but medium grades were 10 to 25 cents lower, there being an increase in the proportion of these kinds marketed. MILLIONS OF DOU-ARS 500 400 300 200 100 UNITED STATES FOREIGN TRADE EXPORTS AND IMPORTS BY MONTHS SOURCE* BUREAU OF FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC COMMERCE MILLIONS OF DOLLARS 500 -100 1935 1936 Hog Markets Local Livestock MASON" CITY 1 --For Saturday HOGS Good*light lights ... 140-150 S 7.30-*7.60 Good light lights ... 150-160 S 7,80- 8,10 Good lights ......... 160-170 $8,50-8.80 Good lights J70-J80 S S.flo- 9.25 Good light butchers 1SO-2DO S 9.25- 9.5a Good light butchers 200-220 5 3A5- 9.75 Good me. wt. butch. 220-250 S 9.45- 9.75 Good me. wt. butch. 250-270 S 9-45- 9.73 Good me. wl. blitch. 270-290 S 9.45- 9.75 Good heavy butchers 290-325 S 3-35- 9.G5 Good heavy butchers 3Z5-350 S 9.25- 3,55 Good heavy butchers 350-400 S 3-10- 0,40 Good packing'sows . 275-350 S 9.00- 9.30 Good heavy sows ... 330-425 S S.80- U.10 Good big heavy sows 425-500 5 fl.GO- 9.HO Good big heavy sows 500-550 5 0.40- 8.70 HThc above Is a 10:30 truck hogj marltet for good and choice hogs; The difference "in price Is tor short and long haul hogs.) · · · CATTLE Choice to prime steers $10.00-11.50 Good to choice steers ..... S 8.00-10.00 Tair to good steers 5 G.OQ- 0.00 Low grade steers S 4.00- G.OQ Choice to prime yearlings ... 5 0.00-10.00 Good to choice yearlings ... S 7.0D- 9.00 Fair to good yearlings .... S 5.00- 7.00 Common to fair yearlings .. S 4.00- 5.00 Go od to choic e he ilers E 7.00- 9.03 Fair to good heifers ........ S 5.00- 7.00 Common to fair heifers .... 5 350- 5,00 Choice to. prime cows $ 5.00- C.CO Good to choice cows S 4.50- 5.0Q Fair to good cows S 3.50- 4.23 T-air to good cutlers . . . . . . . S 3,50- 4,00 Common to fair cutters .... I 3,00-3,50 Fair to good canners S 2.75-3.00 Common to fair canners .... S 2.50- 2.75 Goad to choice butts S 4.50- 5.50 Light bulls - - - . S 4.00 Calves, Rd. lo choice 130-190 S C.OO- 7.00 Calves, med. to gd. 130-190 $ 3.50- 6.00 Calves, Infer, to gd. 130-190 $ 3.50 d' LAMB 5 Lanlbs, Rd, to choice 70-90 $ 8.75-10.00 Lambs, meri. to good 70-90 · $ 7.75- C.75 X^mbs, lr. to medium 70-90 S 4.75- 7.75 Lambs, common S 4.75 d'wn Yearlings, gd. to ch. 70-30 S 5.00- G.OQ Yearlings, medium to good S 4.00- 5.00 Yearlings, fair to medium S 3.00- 4,QQ Yearlings, culla S 2.00- 2.50 Native ewes, good to choice S 2.00- 4.00 CulJs, ewca S 1.00- 1.55 Bucks S 1.00- 2.00 Wethers, 2 year olds -. S 5.00- fi.OO AVethers, old ¥ 3.00- 5,00 Buck'Iambs $1 lows. No dock on lambs. .Quotations subject to market fluctuations. - CHICAGO LIVESTOCK. ( S a t u r d a y M a r k e t ) CHICAGO, C^J--U. -S. department Ql agriculture-HOGS 6,000, Including 5,500 direct; few .sales good and choice 170 to 1!80 Ibs. averages $10010.30: lop $10,35 paid for choice but uneven 210 lb. averages; market steady; shippers toot 150; holdover 1,000; compared week ago pood and choice hogs Generally IO-2HC higher; tried him kinds 10-2oc lower; packing sows 25c hifibci'. CATTLE lOO, calves 100; compared Fri- day^Iast week: Strictly £ood, choice, and prime steers 50-75c higher, instances $1 tip on good lo near-choice weighty kinds used as substiiutes for very meager supply choice and prime offcrinp,s; common and medium grades 25-50c higher, weighty kinds showing maximum advance; 1op reached $15. highest for March since 1930; best yearlings $«- largely $13.5Dfr 14.nO market on strictly good and choice weighty shippers, but killing nimlity fell sharply during week and 58,25^12.50 took hulk of general run; stockers and feeders scarce; common heifers 50c higher, others 25c up; practical top heifers $11.25, spec in Hies, however, $12.75; beef cows 25c higher; culler grades 25-40c up; bull.? steady, and vealers $1 lower; market closed active except on common and medium light steers. . SHECp 3.000. including 900 direct: for week ending Friday I.GOO directs. Compared Friday last week: Fat Inmbs 50-7nc rilpher, supply nearly 50 per cent from Colorado; fat sheep scarce, 15-25c h i g h e r ; clipped lambs sharing advance accorded ·wooled lambs; lato top 511,75, highest in March sincerJ530, and not exceeded loral- Jy on old crop Iambs since December, I935;'lon for week on close. $11.75; bulk Colorados and fed rangers for week Si"-? 11.35: throwouts very scarce, hulk 50.507? 10; freshly shorn lambs mostly S9i£9 23- best fat. ewes $fi.50, bulk $5fiG.25; practically no shearing lambs offered. (No representative sales). SOUTH ST. PAUL LWESOCK Sa(orda- Market) SOirm ST. PAUL, ypJ-U. S. department of agriculture-CATTLE SCO; compared with Friday last week slaughter steers and yearlings lff?23c higher; she stock uneven 15f?40e higher; stockers and feeders strong to 2-ic higher; good to choice fed steers SlGfii 12; bulk medium grades $7,75^9.75; plain kinds $6®7; medium and good fed heifers $6.50*39; most good cows $fi.25^7- nlafn and medium butchers $4,75«6- low cutters nnd cutlers ranged $3.506*4 IS- Rood and choice feeder steers $7$Z6 25- odd lots above; plain and medium stockers 53«2B,75. Calves 400; vealers 50f?Sl lower for %veek: #oori and choice Jatc Sff.SOiJS; few selects more; week's extreme top $9. -- HOGS 800: about steady wilh Friday's average; pood and' choice 2(10 .125 Ib's Sfi.75^3,00; top $9,90; 170 to 2]fl Ihs. SO (IS wfl.fifl; 15Q in 170 Iljs.. S^ISWa 70- 140 (o 150 Jbs., $B.85602.5; 120 to HO }bs.. 5fl,55 M I D W E S T H O G S . Hog prices at midwest markets Satur day: WATERLOO--Hoss unchanged. CEDAR RAPIDS--Hogs unchanged ox cept; 160-170 Ibs. 58.55^8.85; 170-1BO Ibs ?9.15(S9.45; 130-200 Ibs. S9.50QI9.0. OTTU31WA--Hogs unchanged. AUSTIN--Hogs steady; good lo cholc IBO to 200 Ibs, 50.40^' D.70; 200 to 290 Ibs 59.55^9.85; 290 to 325 Ibs. 50.45®9.75; 2S to 3nO Ibs. 59.353j'9.G5; packing sows, good 275 to 550 Ibs. 58.85C9.45. COMBINED HOG RECEIPTS. DES MOINES, (./TV--U. S. department o agriculture-- m Combined hog receipts at 22 concenlra tion yards and 9 packing plants located in interior Iowa and southern Minnesota fo the 24 hour period ended at 8 a. m. Sat urday were 10,700 compared with 19,300 . week ago and 17,100 a year ago. Price mostly steady, occasional bids 50c higher general trade undertone strong; week-cut loading indicated considerably lighter than 39,100 \veek ago. Quotations follow Light lights, 140 to 160 Ibs., good nnc. choice, $7.90ip.8.90; light weights, 1GO to ISO Ibs., $8.B5£9,6D; 180 to 200 ibs. $9.50® 9.85; medium weights, 200 to 220 Ibs. 55.70/510.10; 220 to 250 Ibs., $9.70S10.1Q heavy weights. 250 to 290 Ibs., $9.10@ 10.10; 290 to 330 Ibs, 53.55^10; pigs, 100 lo 140 Ibs,, blank; packing sows, 275 to 350 Ibs.. good, $9.25^9.45; 350 t o 4*5 S9.051T9,35; 425 to 550 Ibs. 50.90^9.20. ^8.50; bulk good sows S9.30; average cosl Fridny 59.69; weight 213 Ibs. SHEEP 700; compared with Friday last \vcek. slaughter lambs largely 25c higher; top -IDc up; other classes strong; week's lop fat Iambs 511.25; highest (or season; Friday's h u l k s ; good and .choice ambs 330.75/511.25; conjznoii and medium 58SJQ; good and choice ewes 55Jjf 6.25; common and medium S3.50ifJ4.5Q; good and choice 55 1o 83 Ibs.. f e e d i n g 'and (hearing Jambs this week $a$?9,50. SIOUX CITY LIVESTOCK. (Saturday Market) ·SIOUX CITY, tfP--U. S. department oE agriculture--"" . CATTLE 150; for the week; Beef steers nd yearlings fully 25 C higher; fat she tock mostly 25c up; common and me^ dium cows; 25-50c up; stockers and fecd- rs strong to 25c higher; choice to near prime 1.300 lb. beeves 513,50: numerous 'cartings and heavy steers SI2.25 12,75; iberal quota short feds §7$?9,50; car lots O good heifers 850 Ibs. down S8.5D6i9.15; ew choice 510; most beef cows $5®6.nO; ew 5B.75S7.50; cutter grades 53.505T4.riO; cveral cars good stocker steers $7ig7.75; choice fleshy feeders 53; common, and medium largely $5igC,2o. HOGS 200; fully steady with Friday's packer trade; top §9.90 for 210 lb. v.-efhts; scattered sales coofl and choice iso to 250 lb. butchers S9,75tg:a,go; few ight weights around 59.50: sows scarce, quotable around 5D.25 [JJ 9.40; few light Stags 59.50. SHEEP 200; Saturday's trade n o m i n a l l y steady for most classes; deck 71 lb, fleshy feeder lambs S10; strong to 25c higher; for the week: Lambs 50-60c hlgh- sr; ewes 25-40c up; week's lamh top Sil.35; highest since early May, 1936; late bulk $10.00^11.^5; odd lots common to choice ewes $3,.'!0'J?ff.2;t; best fed westerns quoted to 5R.B5; good and choice feeder lambs $9K9.75. MASON CITY--For Saturday (o. 3 yellow shelled corn ..51.05' Io. 4 yellow shelled corn . .$1 03" larn corn g5 c Vhite oats, No. 3 '.' 43 C Barley '.eblgsc Soybeans, No. 2 yellow 51.35 KANSAS CITY "LIVESTOCK* ( S a t u r d a y Market) KANSAS CITY, t^n--U. S. department of agriculture-HOGS 100: market nominally steady; for the week: lac to mostly 25c higher; ws around JGc higher. CATTLE 500; calves 200; for the week; Fed steers and. yearlings 25c to as much as 50c higher; light yearlings and she ilock 25c higher; spots 50c up on medium heifers; vealers 50c-§I lower; feeders sirong to 25c higher; stockers, steady o strong; week's ton: Choice medium weight steers and part load yearlings 512,50; mixed yearlings 511; heifers $9.S3; :racttcal top vealers Inle $8.50; fleshy 'coders $9.50; light stockers $0.50; h u l k ed steers and yearlings $8.25^10.75; bulk stockers and light feeders $6-tfa, S H E E P 1,300, nil billed through; for the .'cek: Uimbs around 75c higher; sheep 25c up; closing prices nt new high level or season; late top fed lambs SI 1.25; ·losing bulk fed lots $10.90^11.25; clipped ambs 59.10; best ewes in load lots $G,40; common to good shipments $4.5oiff6. OKATIA LIVESTOCK. (.Saturday M a r k e t ) OMAHA, (ff)--U. S. department of ag- iculturc-- CATTLE 5, calves none; for the week* toer. 1 ; and yearlinps and she stock strong o 25c higher, instances up more; bulls tronfj to I.TC higher; calves and vealers trong, instances 50c up; stackers and ceders firm; bulks, medium and good tcers and yearlings $RrFUO; good to hplce SIO.75^13; prime 1,225 Ibs. $14.25; rimc 1,159 Ibs. 5l4.(iO. new season high: medium and good heifers S7fiTS.50; pood o choice saWlO.50; beef cows $4.50r?i,7.50; niters S3.50 r 'T4,50; medium bulls S5.2.W ,R5; top vealers and light calves 5D. most 'ealcrs §8Sf9, heavy calves $7.50 down; mlfc replacement c n t t l c R7.25'a S. H O G S 1,300; including 300 d i r e c t ; fully tcady with Friday's average; top Ific ower at 30.90; bulk cnod and choice 190 o 2(10 lb. butchers $9.75i0.90; 160 to ISO b. lights $9.25*7 10.75: !4n lo 160 lb. lichls El.75fir9.25; sows mainly $9,40; stags $9,50 own; average cost Friday $9.10, weight 24: compared u-eck ago, slaughter class- s 15-20c hicher; feeder pltfd 25-SOc Tower. SiIF,ri 600; bulk direct and through; ir the week, lambs fiO-GOc higher; laiiehtcr ewes 25-35c up; feeders strong; iQsing bulks, fed \vooled lambs $10.75^ 1.23; closinc fop 511.23; good and choice wes S5.50fSS,Gr: good to choice feeding ambs $8.50S9.65; mixed, fats and feeders LIVESTOCK FORECAST. CHICAGO, f/Pj--Unofficial estimated re- eipts of livestock for Monday: Hogs 10.- t0; cattle 13,000; sheep 15,000; hogs for U next week 80.000. File Suit for Divorce. HAMPTON--Anna Christine -umley filed suit Friday for a di- orce from Arthur Lumley on, grounds of cruel and Inhuman reatment. The couple was mar- iod at Hampton Nov. 23, 112, nd lived together until Dec. 28, 936, They have one son, 20. WHEAT REACTS IN LATE TRADE Gains in Grain Market Are Virtually Canceled at Finish. CHICAGO, (B)--Late reactions in Winnipeg quotations served as a wet blanket on the Chicago whea market Saturday at the last. Upturns o£ wheat prices here were virtually canceled. Disappointingly small export business in Canadian wheat was noted. At the close, Chicago wheat futures were "A cent off to % up compared with Friday's finish May $1.35% to $1.35V», Juts $1.16% to $1.17, corn Vi to 1% advanced, May Sl.OS'A to Sl.08% July Sl.03% to $1.03%, oats showing Va to ] /4 gain, and provisions unchanged to 35 cents higher. CHICAGO CASH GBAI.Y. (Saturday Market) CHICAGO. Wj--Cash wheat, No. 1 dartc ard $1.43K; No. 2 dark hard $!.«. Corn. No. 4 mi.-jpd 5I.ltffil.ll; No 3 yellow 5I.12iil.13; No. 4 yellow S1.1U5J 1.12; No. 5 yellow Sl.D9V.igl.lD; No. 4 iVhite S1.12V,,- No. 5 while Jl.OBii. Oats, sample grade 48@4Sy.e No rye. Soybeans No. 2 yellow $1.53}i. ,?. a , r i,1 y leci1 13 ® 87 : nominal: malting ilfl'1.38 nominal. * Timothy seed $5.50S'5.Ti cwl.; new s.2o«T.5.50 cwt. Clover seed S28SZ33 cwt. Lard, tierces ?12.85; .loose Urd $12.27; jellies $16.25. · · · ' · · . · ' .'- · ' Mason City Grain SATURDAY GRAIN* CLOSE. WHEAT-May July ept. CORN--. Vlay new ,.. May old .... July new ... July old .... Sept OATS-May July Sept SOYBEANS-May July '. RYE-May July Sept BARLEY-May ARD--. Mar. May July JELLIES^-"' tlay 'uty High 1.36?i 1.18 1.06 1-0414 f.Ql .08 .47 -·13 1-01', .32 13.01) 13.22 13.47 13.70 CHICAGO, Low 1.35V* J.163i I.13V. 1.07-li, l-05'.i l.OZ'.i Close 1.3o=4 1.0B% l.Ua'i 1.0314 I2.fif) 13.07 13.30 13.55 .40-% l.S3=i 1.06 .99 .0014 13.00 13.22 13.45 13.67 16.43 16.80 MINNEAPOLIS G R A I N (Saturday Market) MINNEAPOLIS. I/Ft-- Wheat, 5T cars. C lower; No. 1 heavy dark northern. 0 Ibs. Sl.WiSl.S?'!; No. 1 dark north- rn, 59 Ibs. $1.47^4*0 1.56^i; 58 Ibs. $1.40^4 7.'1.551'i; grade of No. 1 dark hard or fo. 1 hard Montana winter 31. 35=^® -37 3 ,i; hard amber durum. No. 1, $148^4 l.GCH; No. 1 red durum $1.34 3 ,lai.351«. Corn. No. 3 yellow $1.13. a (£1.18li; un- hanged to 2 J i u lower. Oats, No. 3 w h i t e 4G!iB47%c. OMAHA (;RAI^7 (Saturday* Market) OMAHA, m-- Wheat, darn hard No. 1, 1.37: No. 4. SI. 27.14; hard No. 1. SI 36«i) .38!!,; No. 1, J1.35. Corn, yellow No. 2. $1.20; No. 3. SI. in ai-18'.i; No. 4. $1.15«il.l7',i; white No. 2, 1.21; mixed No. 4, $1.15. Oals, while No. 2, 53'.ic; -No. 3, 43c- ampJe white 45',Vc. Rye. No. 2. 51.02. Barley, no sales reported. K A N S A S CITY G R A I N (Saturday M a r k e t ) KANSAS CITY, m--Wheat, 41 cars; c lower to Ic higher. No. 2 dark hard om. $1.33'/ir a ).40H; No. 3, 51.30rrn.33; \'o. 2 hard 51.38fel.40; No. 3 nom. $1.29',;, 11.3T.,; No. 2 red nom. 51.3Tsjl.4or4- "o. 3 nom. 51.341iSl.38:;;. Corn, 24 cars, unchanged to 2c htgli- r; No. 2 white nom. $1.20 3 ,4®1.22'/4; No "on;- St.ia'.'®1.211'4; No. 2 yellow nom. 1.20'.4iiil.221.; No. 3. S1.20; No. 2 mixed om. Sl.ia^.rjJl.SO!'.; Nt) . 3 nom _ 51.17,.,^ Oats, 7 cars, Unchanged to lie higher- To. 2 white nom.' 51a54c; No. 3 nom. INVESTMENT TRUSTS By The Associated Press. Bid ano nskcd Saturday: Corp Tr Sh 3.17 Corp Tr Sli AA Mod ...... 3 04 "·orp Tr Sh Aecum Scr .... 3.03 lorn Tr Accum Scr Mod .. 3.04 ilvidcnd Sh 2.18 'aryland Fund 1070 r ationwlde Sec ..... 5^01 Tattomvide Sec Vic 2.35 r or Amcr Tr Sll 294 ''lor Amer Tr Sll 1055 .... 3.H3 luartcrly Inc Sh . 19.fi? elected Am Sh. Ine .... lfi.35 u p e r Corp Am'Tr A ...... 4 6n · S El L f: P A IP an S El L «: P B 3 10 U S El L P Vic 1.15 2.33 11.70 2o.no 3.20 Stock List NEW YOKK STOCKS. · Saturday Final Quotations) AI Ch 4: Dye 253(4 Lib-O P Gl Am Can 108 Am Sm i ReZ S5',4 Am Sug Rcf 5(1!'* A T T 178'A Am Tob B 05 Am Wat Wks 24U Anaconda 65Vn \ T S: S F U6 Auburn Auto 31',i Aviation Corp 8!Bait Ohio l[Ri Barnsdall 30*4 3endix Avlat 2J'.V Beth Stl lO-Hi Bordcn 26T« Sorg-Warner 79V- Can D G Ale 3W, "anad Pac I7'i Case lea CM t- N W 6V, ciii Gt West :ni " M St P P 2;i C R I 4: P 3!4 Chrysler 131 Col G i El IT'/. Com Sou \\\ "on Edison 43 Con Oil 16'a Con Can Rl Cent Oil Del «ir» Tom Prod 7t!'« Curliss-Wrieht 7!, Deere fc Co 129 D'ro Jt Co pfd 31 "A DuPont de N J74»i jfin Elec 62 jeri Foods 43!i "en Mot fi7Ti Gillette 13}; jood'r T Jk R 42^k Hudson Mot 21 34% llinois Cent nt Harvest 108',a nl Nick Can 72 T T 13 3 ,i ohns-Manv 141'/i -2T/4 73 Maytag 14 McK i: Rob IS'/s Mid-Cont Pet 34 Montg Ward 68 Nnsli Kelv Nat BlECLlit Nat Cash R Nat Dairy Pr Nat Distill Nat Pow Li N Y Central Northern Pac 35T e Oliver Farm Packard Mot Param Pict Penney Pcnn R R Phillips Pct Radio Rcy Tob B Sears Roeb Shell Union Sac-Vacuum Sou Pac Std Brands Std Oil Cat Std Oil Ind Std Oil ti J Stewart-Warn Studebaker Swift Co Texas Corp Tex Gulf Sul IG'.-i Timk Roll B 72Ti Un Carbide 110 Un Pac 13G}1 Unit Air Corp 34'.'n United Corp GTa Unit D r u e 13^ U S Ind Alco 381- U S Rubber 62 U S Steel 126 Warner Pict 16 West Un Tel 77'/i West El 4: M I55'/» Woohvorth 56 WriRlcy Jr 68 K 23 s 32»ii m; 12'/ 51 ',!, ll'.i 15V. )OV« 63 28'A 55 3 ,i CHICAGO STOCKS. ( S a t u r d a y Final Quotations) Cities Service IlklNatl Standard S2V4 [cllmann Bre 10 T /4 Northwest Bane 14 atz Drug 15=t|Quaker'Oats 120 · Switch I2'.i Jbby-McNell 14\i lidwest Corp 13 VaU Leather Hil Swift i; Co Swift Intl Zejiith 28!« 31 3M1 Supplementary List of Stock Quotations Supplied by LAHISON BROTHERS AND CO., Mason City Office tn Bagley-Becb Blflg. Telephone No. 7. DOW JONES A V E R A G E S IndK. Rail* lilils. Close 194.14 62.60 34.24 Total Sales 1,770.000 CHICAGO STOCKS tiller Bros 17*i Marsh'l Fields 29'/i Cord Corp 411 Walgreen. Co 4" N'EIV VOHK CURB Am G Elec Am Cyan B 323k Ain Su Pow Co '!** Ark Nat Ca A 10=i As G El A 3',i Can Marconi 2}!i El Bd S: Sll 2Jli r ord M o f - C a 2T.ii 'ord M of Eng lit Hud B It S 38 Humble O Co 63*i l*JiaR Hu Pow 14}* Pennroad Corp Sii S O Ky Co 19'/» Un Gas Co 13 Un Li Po Co 9 Util P Li Co l',i NE1V VORK STOCKS Maska Jim I4'i Hudson Molor 21 Hupp Motors 2 Intl Carriers a Indust Rayon 37 Nash Kclv ·· Lambert Co Allied Sirs 2lTi \m Fo Pow 12!i Am Cr Su Co 2U',i Am C : F Co 69',i \m Fow Li 13-la \m Roll Mills «',» \ m R t S Co 27=. Amer Tob Co 33 Armour Co 12;!i Xrm Ca pf OG-H As Dry Cds 21V,« Ml Rcf 33»; laldwin Loco I O ^ B Brlccs Mfc Co :'i3"i Bendix: 27 ] ,« Budd Mfe Co !3',i Sycrs A M Co 32 Tat Tractor Q73i "or de Fnsco Ches Ohio Chi Gt W VIA .. CMSF4.-P ptd 7 -om Solvents 19 -Ont Motor " ; Cr of Wheat -urt-Wr Co A 23 t ,i tiist Cp Seas 2.1'.* DauRlas Airc Kt'.\ Eastman 172 Eaton Mfff Co 3,1 El Auto Lile M 51 Pow i- LI 2.m We R R Co 18i - . _ T : Ru 387« ""osier-Wheel -IlPi 'recport Tex 29'.'» Gen Am Tran nili Crllddcn Co 4311 iobel fii, lolri Dust -' 14'.-j f r a h a m Paige 41B it Nor pfd 53V* Houston Oil M?i 33 63',;, 34',i Liquid Cb Cp 52 Lorlllard 2li!k Mack Truck 6[}i Mathieson Al 38'.'* McLetlan Sirs !«'.' Mirm, Mol Im 15 l ,ii M K it T S Mo Pac 41n No A m e r 30'.« No Amcr Avl 15^i Otis Steel Co 23'A Owen Til Gl 117 Packard Mot 11 !i Park Utah Cop V, Plymouth 2-ivii Proc Gam 62'A Pub S of N J' 4S^i Pullman 7(Hn Pure Oil Co 22^ Purity Bakery 22^ R K O ar, Hem Rand 23'/« Reo Motors 9'/ Simmons Co 52?a So Cal Edison 23 Spcrry-Corp 22% St C E l.T.-i Tide W A Oil 20^i U S Ind Alch 38',;, V S Smeller 9D'/« Ulil P Li A 3"', V a n a d i u m 37'/j Un Gas A: Im 14'i, Warren Bros SHi Western Un 77'.i Wnrtli P u m p 4.1',j Yellow- Truck 34 Hides !notallan Farnlsbcd by Woll Bro«» Inc, SOS F l f l n Street SeuthwMt. nojisEitroEs Horschldes S4 no ·GREEN BEEP HIDES If to 23 Its. im 4a S Ibs. up 8 c mi hides ;.;;.; s/,c "Cured hides ha!/ cent more D pound (On above prico o cent higher to hoIC52]o dealers In wholcsal* loU.) Cornell Cagers Plan to Close Court List MOUNT VERNON, (.4) -- The Cornell college basketball team vill close its season against Knox ere in a -Midwest conference nme. The visitors handed Coc its ixth loop defeat in 10 games, 33 lo 8 at Cedar Rapids Friday night. STEEL AND RAIL SHARES BOUGHT Stocks Ride Into New High Territory With Gains of 2 or More Points. NEW YORK, V)_Buy!ng forces in Saturday's stock rnarke hitchec? their trailers to steels anc rails and rode into new high recovery territory with gains up to 2 or more points. While leaders extended their advance in heavy dealings, weekend profit selling kept many others in restricted grooves and cu down an assortment for moderate losses. Blocks of 1,000 to 25,000 shares changed hands at the opening anc the ticker tape was behind during most at the proceedings. Transfers were' around 1,800,000 shares The French monetary situation as well as continuance o£ labor controversies received much attention in boardrooms but without any especially disturbing effect on speculative and investment sentiment. Aiding steels was the forecast mill operations in the Youngstown district next week would reach 89 per cent of capacity, a new post- depression peak. Expanding shipments of heavy industry products put the carriers again in the limelight. The French franc had another relapse, but sterling about held its own. Curb Market NEW YORK. ft-The curb market re- "·'11? i - i £ a n ,'," levcl1 t r e n d Saturday, vith utilities, O ll s and ,, rew Industrial 'pccjalliM reaching for higher levels. The usual f l o w of week-end sellinc owered values In some shares which lad scored wide E ains early in the week BabcDck S: Wllco.-.-. Western Auto Sup- ri y ,1 ' ' Blml:cr Hill t Sullivan and Mueller Brass climbed 1 to 2. There was fractional improvement in United Gas Wayne Pump, Aluminum Co. of Amer- IC 1s S, ulf °"- sl: »"isrd Power Light md Electric Bond i Share Safety Car Heating 4= Lfghtins retreat- id about a point, and lighter losses ap- seared in American Cyanamid "B," Co- umbia Oil Gasoline and Cities Serv- ce. Bond Market NEW YOHK. W--Bonds idled in ]i B hl dealings S a t u r d a y as prices edged frac- ominJ.inlr" W ""^ Wi ' h gainS ^ Railroad issues, particularly those s-Ils at discounts, curved upward, while ow yield carriers tended to slip a little Below the previous closing positions. In he low and medium priced section gains 31 7a point or belter were scored by Rock sland General 4s. Erie 5s and Southern Railway 4s. New York Central 5s of '013 Iso worked higher as did Allegheny 5s £ 1 9 4 9 and Baltimore and Ohio 4,is. Gams of moderate to major fractions vcre added by some of the utility liens otably Abltibi Ss. International Hydroelectric 6s and American and Foreign "ower 5s. Western Union 5s stood about von although the company reported in- reascd 193B earnings. The comparatively few industrials lo how activity found support unchanged o sllulitly higher levels. Steel bonds and ssues OE companies identified with the utomotive industry were buoyant. U. S. governments again presented a depressed appearance as lislit offcrinss hovod most of the group a peg or so ovyer. Setbacks ranged to 3-32nds of a point. Extreme dullness settled over the foreign QUarlcr where positions were virtu- illy unaffected. Polish issues improved a .rifle while Rome 6V5S dinned. G O V E R N M E N T B O N D S . ( S a t u r d a y Quotations) NEW YORK, m--U. s. government jonds closed. Treasury 4','45 47-52 Treasury 4s 44-54 Treasury 3%s 40-43 J u n e .... Treasury 3= is 43-37 .... Treasury 3'.'nS 46-49 Treasury .T.ks 4lT r 4S 119.6 113.27 10G.24 107.18 107.18 Treasury 3s 51-55 106.16 Produce MASON CITY--For Saturday Cash Quotatlpns by E, G. Worst: Jggs, current receipts 17c leavy hens, 5 Ibs. and over ..I2c JntJer 5 Ibs 8c Stags, 5 Ibs. and over lie ^.tags, under 5 Ibs 7c tocks gc All No. 2 poultry 4 cents less Merchants Quotations iggs, in trade 17-18c* Jggs, cash 16-17C* Sutler, Iowa State Brand 40c Butter, Corn Country 38c Sutter, Kenyon's 38c Butter, Very Best 40c Sutter, Brookfield 3!ic 'otatoes, russets, peck 75c Potatoes, cobblers, peck 57c 'EDITOR'S NOTE--These rep- esentative quotations were ob- ained by calling several grocery tores. CHICAGO PRODUCE ^Saturday M a r k r l ) CHICAGO, (jl'j--Poultry, live, 5 trucks toady, prices unchanceti. Butter 7.31D, steady, prices unchanged EBBS 12.BOO, sleady; c.Mra firsls local 2c. cars 22','»c; fresh graded firsts local l^c, cars 22c: current receipts 20?ic; torase packed extras 23 a ,ic, storage ackcd firsts 23'.ic. NEW Y O R K PRODUCE. (Saturday Market) NEW YORK, I^y-Egss 26,566, Irregular. Iixcd colors: Standards (less than car- ots) 24',iffi24',ie; (earlotsl unquoted' irsls 22-i«23','t:; mediums 22',ic: dirties No. 1. 22'/3c; other mixed colors un- hanged. Butter 7.071. firmer. Creamery, higher han extra SS'.iftSGc; extra (D2 score) nc; firsts (88-91 scores) 32 ] l«534 3 ,iC- sec- nds (84-87 scores) 3132'/ 3 c; central- zed (90 score) 34'.«c. Cheese 194.303. firm. Slate, whole milk lats. held fancy 1936. 22',i323c. Live poultry, by freight, firm. Prices nchanged. By express, steady to firm. Broilers, reds 18fi20c; other express jrices unchanged. Dressed poultry sleady 1o firm. All rcsh and frozen prices u n c h a n g e d . rnonucE FUTURES S a t u r d n y M a r k r t ) CHICAGO. W)--Closed: Butter futures .storage standards March 2 n 4C; Nov. SO'.yr. Egg f u t u r e s slorage nackrd firsts March :H»c: April 23r 4 c; refrigerator slamlarilj Ocl. 2.5'«c, Polalo futures Idaho Russets March Mo. 1, 53.52: March grade A 53.33; April ;radc A $3.60. TWO SHARE IN WINS ON LANE Red Crown Takes Three as Iso-Vis Has Best Pin Toppling Record. Bed Crown and Iso-Vis D shared the honors Friday night in the Standard Oil bowling league the Gasmen winning three game; while the Oilers had the high single with 712 and the high tola with 2,004.- Gamble of Iso-Vis had the bes ihree games with 603 while Youngerman of the "Daffiness Boys' rolled a 223 high single. ATLAS T1BES Players-- 1st 2nd 3rd Total Av o u n j . . * « · IK 172 ]73 487 2(? "'elsh :-... l i t 147 121 fl83 Ti r»"e 130 ISO 130 391) I K i Payne ica 155 211 Gas i;. A c t u a l Pins .. 555 col 535 i;yt Handicap . . . . 4 TOTAL, PINS- .. 1 7 8 8 Players-- lat 2nd 3irt Total Av (··albreatti IBO m 179 522 . Grlrtllh 187 m 14:1 J63 Connors 120 138 R8 35fi °« · - 130 130 Ulwell 133 163 236 Actual Tins .. GOO 017 5!0 1167 Handicap . . . . 57 TOTAL PINS .. Players-Moreland Apland . Anderson Gamble . A c t u a l Pins Handicap .. 1181 ISO-VIS "D" 3«t 2nd 3rd Total . . . . 151 113 177 441 .... 170 187 Ifi7 ft"4 ---- IW 13G 1J9 131 .... 191 195 219 MX . 661 6S1 712 2001 0 TOTAL PINS .. -Jon! rOLABINE Players-- l*[ s ,,j 3rA To(lll N o l t e r l e k t - n3 I X D m j ( Ilardy 191! 187 AT, H7 173 1 1 1 203 Av. 1IH 173 147 115 4CI 46.1 Sweitson l^fi L a m m tflu Actual Pint .. 617 612 6^3 1DI8 Handicap . . . 4 3 TOTAL FINS .. lyt RED C21OWN Players-- 1st "ud 3r d "asternak Iij3 j.|.( 1(57 Werner j»3 137 ], n rris l^!» 174 ir£ Actual Plni .. 618 C33 figfl Handicap . . . . TOTAL PINS . . STANOLEX' FUEL Players-- 1st 2 n d 3rd eti ............ I"i9 ifyj j3;i Weber 137 u j ) n j Counterman"'..'. 104 133 22S Actual Pins . . 604 503 575 H a n d i c a p . . . . TOTAL PINS Total 474 530 1081 0 1081 Total 4 R I .140 338 33 a 1079 Av. l.'.s J Av. 1S4 1 1 3 10.1 183 Public Ufilify and Industrial Stocks Quoted by A. M. SCHANKE CO Telephone 1300, Mason City .. 23 ..104 ·· 22=1 15 ^"t S ?! fi pct ptd R2S p ar) u ^tlAMSiS^Ii Champlm Ref la 7 pct pjd loo Creamery Package com '. -nit. learst Cons A ^eo A Hormel A Did"!" -·Co A Hormcl com . nlerstale Power 6 pct pfd . 11 ntcrstate Power 7 pct pfd 17 owa Electric Co 014 pct pfd ^3 own Electric Co 7 pct pfd . . 54 a Elec Lt Power B pct pld.. 69 a Elec LI Power GH pct pfd 7(1 a Elec Lt : Power 7 pct p f d . . 73 a Power fc Light 6 pct pfd ..102 " ^TS 17 Li8ltt 7 Bct " rd --K^ a Public Scrv C pct pfd 97 a Public Scrv 614 pct pfd a Public Serv 7 pct pfd a South Util o pct pfd a South Util G',i net pfd a South Util 7 pct pfd Minnesota P I. 6 pct p f d ' . . . . 92 Vlmnesola P i- L 7 pct pfd .... 38 Northern St Power 6 pet pfd . 87 Northern St Power 7 pct pfd .! 94 zN W Bell Tel 6',i pct pfd ....105 f W St Portland Cement com 28 lath Packing com 33 -[tilted Lt liys 6 pct pfd . . . 84 Jmlod L t - Hys 6.35 pct pfd 8S Jllitcd Lt Rys 7 pct pfd ... 92 VcEtcrn Grocer pfd 95 Vcstcrn Grocer com 15 z--Called. . 09 . 71 . 72 . 77 . 92 251 i 231!, 107 24 17 19 55 50 71 72 75 104 106 S3 lllll 101 73 74 79 94 ion 89 95 30 102 " 85 ' 811 94 100 13 Miscellaneous C H I C A G O POTATOES. ( S a t u r d a y m a r k e t ) . CHICAGO. (,T}_U. s. department ffriculture -- Potatoes, 51, on track 251, total U S hipmcnts 704; old slock, steady, supp'lies nodcrale, demand light; sacked ner cwt daho Russet Burhanks U. S. Ifo 1 S3 ''0 rj3.50 according lo size and quality-' U S No. 2. $2.75; Colorado Hod McCluros U s" Vo. I, 52.55^3.15, n c s t mostly S3.05E3.15- Visconsin Round Whites U. S. No. 1 no a -!n s r =f o r l e d ; u - S. commercial 52.15® ..M: North D a k o t a . Cobblers partly radcd. ordinary quality ?2.20. New stock lightly stronger, supplies moderate, de- Ttland light, no sales reported. NEW YORK SUGAR. TM" (Salurday Market) NEW YORK, m-- Sugar f u t u r e s No. 3 losed easy. 1 to 8 lower. Sales 9 COO tons larch 2.65CB: May 2.5RcB; July 257cB : cptcmber 2.57cB; November 2.56CB- Janary 2.51cB. B-- Biti. Dayman FORGET MINNEAPOLIS Fr.OUH (Saturday M a r k e t ) MINNEAPOLIS. (ft -- Flom-. carload Is, per barrel in 98 pound cotton sacks- a m l l y patents, u n c h a n g e d . JT.SOfi 7.70- t n n d a r d , patents, u n c h a n g e d , S7,35fii7 53' Shipment!! 18.650. tin*. Pure bran 5.10.50rrt,1I. Standard middlinRs $33'iI3,1,5ti. 3owden, Parker Scrap for Men's Net Crown NEW YORK, (UP)--Frank .T. Bowden of New York won his vay into the singles finals of the national indoor tennis champion- hips Friday with an upset, ^raight-set victory over Walter ienior of San Francisco, fourth eeded player. He will meet Frankie Parker of Spring Lake, N. J. p for the cham- ionship. Seeded eighth, Bowden ilayed brilliantly 1o win 6-4, 6-4, -4, while Parker had little trou- le in defeating David Jones, New York, seeded No. 5, 6-2, 6-1, 8-6. Former Resident 111. RUDD--John Kneisel received vord Thursday that his brother, Scorpe, former resident here, died VTai-ch 2 of pneumonia, nt Turin, V. Y., which had been his home or t-1 years. His wife is now very 11 with pneumonia. Mr. Kneisel vas 75. CHAPTER 38 Russell Bede sat at Janet's fee on n deck pillow. His face was turned from her and in the few minutes that followed his asking her to marry him, Janet saw in the firm set of his features, lighted by the moonlight, an expression of steady waiting that she had never seen on his face before. She saw the man that he was the man whose willpower, whose brain, whose foresight and determination has made a fortune ou of a slipping business, the man who was accustomed to getting what he wanted and giving lul value in return. Oh. yes, he would give full value in return. But he had come too late. "Russell," she said softly. "I am not only married but I am married happily." Still she didn't say that she loved Joel; she thought that he would have known it. "Some day you will marry me,' he said evenly. "Janet, I am no boy to speak impulsively. Nor are you a young girl who would misunderstand. I knew the first night I met you that you were the girl I wanted to marry. In these few weeks I have learned much about you--and your husband." Janet was going to protest that he could not have known anything about Joel but she kept silent. "You give and he takes." "I like giving," she said simply. "And he likes taking and that is wrong, my girl. The time will come, as it inevitably does in such a design for living as these people out here practice, when that unbalanced weight will topple. Like and like are the only ones who find and use the qualities 'that survive." 'But Joel and I are alike," she said and thought she said it aloud but it.was only a question, not a statement, in her mind. "You were a couple ot,kids who fell in love. Kids who turned out to be diametrically opposite. I am not being impertinent, Janet, in saying this. It's important to me. I know you as well as though I'd known you a lifetime. I know fhe extent of your courage, your loyally snd your love. And I dare to criticize you. I dare to tell you -hat you cannot make a success of the thing you have so nobly begun, that you are building a castle on sand. Hollywood marriages do not last. You have the worlcT at your gates, the world that will give more than you can. That world gives things which your husband vants (hat you haven't got simply Because it must be multiplied to lave value." Janet said nothing but her face vas as set as his own. "Do you talk about the future? Are you building things together? ^o tomorrows count in your mar- ·iage? Do you believe that you can make this transient thing last? iow'." 1 "Russell, you don't know me. You said that you knew my courage, my loyalty and my love. You' don't really know my love. You don't know that it isn't a fragile emotion, that it is more than my leart. It's my everything and vith it goes determination and strength. I forgive you for talking about marriage as you have because I can see where you get four ideas out here. You know hat Joel is a .matinee idol and hat women are crazy about him but you don't know him." It was then that he kept silent, e h»d learned to judge men, he believed. "You don't know what my plans are. You only see that we are childless, that we have no obvious plans for life-long ties. I've hought of those things but these are Joel's years and he shall have hem as he wants them. We have all the years of our life together -ihead. My marriage is going to ast because I'm going to make it ast I'm going to hold my husband only because he'll want to be icld. 1 am equal to meeting all he circumstances that arise in our marriage and when a circum- tance arises that threatens its tructure, I shall find the open door if I have to look for it! I shall be honest with you . . ." "You couldn't ever be anything else," he said. "When I was first married, an older friend told me not to mange my husband. She said that I vas to keep an iron hand in a vel- 'et glove. No man ha's since seen nything except the velvet glove but the hand is iron within. Not to any other person in the world, my husband least of all, would I say what I am saying to you. I am ruthless, strong, capable, Russell, with that hand. I can manage and manipulate and have no one the wiser it it means Joel's h'ap- piness and mine. I have no conscience about using it and a code that will forever keep me from admitting that I ever have." "How can you be happy?" he asked after a little while. "Is my lot so different from that of other women? What woman lives who loves her husband and is not called upon to mold in some way the things, that she wants to hold?" "I don't know," he said. "I don't know women. I only know that 1 want you and that 1 want to offer you everything I think you should have. To me, you are a fragile, lovely woman and as such I want always to have you near me in such a way that you would have no need of this fierce protection of your happiness. If I have said too much, forgive me." "Of course, I forgive you," she said and was grateful that the light"; of the harbor were nearing. "The question will still be there if you ever change your mind, Janet. I'm going east tomorrow but I'm not going out of your life. I will always be there if you ever need me." "Perhaps I will some day," sh aid, and little realized that she would. She tried to forget' the things that he said to her that night but they came back one by one bringing anger at his daring, anger that was softened because she knew that he loved her and that she should never have let him. Joel was asleep when she got in that night and she went to look at him as though he were her baby. He was sleeping with his arm thrown over her pillow. His face in reposeful sleep pointed "up the wistfulness that had made it famous on th'e screen. She looked at him tenderly with! the lump that always rose in her throat when she saw him unguarded in sleep. She remembered that Russell Bede had said he needed her. She was close then to knowing the thing that had bounci them together from the beginning, the age old appeal that was greater in her heart than any other. If only those peaceful, confident emotions and that knowledge could have stayed with her! But there was the business o£ living a thousand emotions a day, following the ordinary routine of social and professional life. The autumn and winter wore on and another spring came again after Russell Bede had left, leaving Janet with little nerve ends newly sensitive to the life around her, to the dangers that threatened her and Joel. She had been aware of them before but they had been kept in the back of her mind. With the passing o£ those months, s h e w a s increasingly aware of the strong pull of studio e and studio associations that were giving her less and less of Joel's time. She was aware of his brief infatuation for his leading lady and his not-so-brief-one for another girl who had recently joined the film colony as a writer. She thought: I know that this will work out all right because the others always have. But--and the word BUT was big in her mind--this can't go on forever. This bridge will widen the distance between us until I will always be conscious of it and then I will be just a habit with Joel fahe was conscious that he no longer cared about art at all He was satisfied, perfectly satisfied with his life and utter satisfaction was ruinous. At last she began to cast about lo the manipulation, she once had ;poken about to Russell Bede that was quickly fading. She resolved to get Joel out oC Hollywood. And she thought she had found the way when she heard that three of the leading film stars were deserting the screen for a season on the legitimate stage. She knew the weakness in Joel's armar and she proceeded to work on it To Be Continued) VIrs. Chase Dies at Osage; Was Wife of Great Western Agent OSAGK--Mrs. D. N. Chase, 64, died suddenly Friday night at ^issen hospital from a c u t e Bright's disease. She had been taken to the hospital Thursday night. Surviving are her husband who is the Great Western station agent, and two daughters, Mrs ^us Tupper of Osage and Mrs. Catherine Brush of San Diego Gal. Mrs. Chase was born Dec. 9 1874, in Wisconsin and was mar- ·ied 45 years ago. She had lived n Osage for 39 years. lock Funeral Rites Jo Be Conducted at Geneva M. E. Church GENEVA--Funeral services will e held at the Methodist church Sunday at 2 p. m. for E. R. Clock vho died Wednesday at Redlands, L-al. He was one oE the six sons of Capt. H. C. Clock, pioneer mei- :hant of Geneva. Besides his wife, wo sons and three daughters he s survived by three brothers, E. E Clock of Kansas City, Judge Sher- raod Clock of Hampton, D. L Clock of Geneva and a foster sister. Miss Irene Clock, also of ·eneva. ?atty, Katherine to Play in Final Scrap ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla., (UP) -'ally Berg, the dynamic redhead rom Minneapolis, and Katherina ·Icmphill, former- champion of Iho -arolmas from Columbia, S. Car ought their way to the finals oi -he Florida east coast women'* golf tournament Friday. Pairing Patty, playing in ton orm, eliminated Jane Gothran of Greenville, S. Car., 2 and 1, while Miss Hemphill overwhelmed Dorothy Traung of San Francisco 6 and 5. Chicago Pro Winner at Southern Tussles HOLLYWOOD, OT--Dick Meiz i-onzed young Chicago profes- lonal, won the $3,000 Hollywood pen golf tournament Friday with i 72-hole score of 272. Metz, eight under par for the distance, finished three strokes ihead of his nearest rivals, Johnny Revolla of Evanaton, 111., and Paul Runyan of White Plains, N. Y. »»·------«»«^.~^^^ -1 ~ Dead Animals OF ALL KINDS REMOVED Mason Ci'cy Rendering Co. Wr. Pty r h n n « C»ln fhon. 1035 T ·4 1 P f.tt- |l|pp^SA r ^^

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