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4 *, _ 1 MASON- CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, MARCH 18 · 1937 · - v.-J J 1 -1 HOG PRICES ADVANCE 5-10 GENTS ACTIVE MARKET BOOSTS VALUES Top $f0.40 With Lighter Receipts in Order;' Cattle Steady: CHICAGO, (/P)--An active market brought hog prices up 5 to 10 cents Thursday, with finished ani- ''mals in all weights scarce. A top price of $10.40 was paid for several loads of 210-260 pound hogs, with the bulk of good and choice offerings'going at $10.15 to $10.35. Lighter receipts were the order of the day. ' " .""· " The cattle prices were steady, with no strictly choice:and prime steers offered. The bulk of those available brought $9.25 to $12.25, with the prospective top for the day set .at $14.75. : There was almost no early trading in fat lambs, though bidding was , generally around 50 cents lower. Indications were that sell- lers would eventually take 25 cents less than Wednesday's offerings. Choice handyweight animals -were held at $13 and slightly above. Fat sheep were steady. Local Livestock MASON CITY--For Thursday. HOGS : Good Bhts "0-180 59.20-9.50 Good light' butchers 180-200 S 9.50- 9.BO good 1 iht butchers 200-220 S 9.70-10.00 Good me. wt butch. 220-250 5 9.70-10.00 Good me. wt. butch. 250-270 S 9.70-10.00 Sood me. wt. butch. 370-290 S 9.70-10.00 Good'heavy butchers 250-325 - S 9.60- 9.90 Good heavy butchers 325-350 $ 9.50- 9,BO Good .heavy butchers 350-400' $ 9.35- 9.65 Good packiriE sows . 275-350 S 9.25- 9,55 Good heavy sows ... 350-42= $ 0.05- 9.3o Good big heavy sows 425-500 $ 8.85- 9.15 Good big-heavy sows SOO-S50 S 8.63- B.93 (The above Is a 10:30 truck,hog;market ior go'od' and choice hogs. The difference in price is-for short and long haul hogs.) CATTLE Choice to'prime steers Good to choice steers ..... Fair to good steers · Low firade steers Choice fo prime yearlings .. Good to choice yearlings ... Fair to good yearlings Common to fair yearlings .. Good lo choice heifers Fair to good heifers Common lo fair heifers .... Choice to prime cows Good to choice cows ...... ' Fair to good cows Fair to good cutters Common to fair cutters .... Fair to -good canners Common to fair canners .... Good to choice bulls Light bulls -r Calves,' 8d.' to choice 130-190 5 6.50- 7.50 Calves, mcd. to 'good 130-170 $ 4.00- 6.50 Calves,'infer, to gd. 130-190 ; 4.00 d'wn LA3IHS Lambs, Ed. to choice 70-80 S 9.15-11.00 Lambs, med. to Kood 70-00 S 8.75-9.75 Lambs,- fr. to medium 10-90 $ 5.75- 8.75 Larobs. 'common '. 1 $ 5.15 d'wn Yearlings, gd. to ch. 70-90 5 5.00- 6.00 Yearlings, medium to Rood S 4.00- 5.00 Yearlings, lair to 'medium S 3.00- 4.00 Yearlings, culls S 2.00-2.50 Native ewes, good to cnotca S 2.00- 4.00 Culls, ewes · $ 1.00- 1.50 Bucks S 1.00- 2.00 Wethers, Z year olds $ 5.00- 0.00 Wethers, old 53.00-5.00 Buck lambs SI lows. No dock on lambs. Quotations subject to market fluctuations. $10.00-11.50 S 8.00-10.00 S 6.00- 8.00 S 4.00- 6.00 S 9.00-10.00 S 7.00- 9.00 5 5.00- 1.00 S 4.00- 5.00 S 7.00- 5,00 S 5.00- 7.00 S 3.50- 5.00 S 5.00- 6,00 S 4.50-6.00 S 3.50- 4.25 S 3.50- 4.00 $ 3.00- 3.50 S 2.75- 3.00 S S.50- 2.75 5 4.50- 5.50 $ 4.00 . etL DOl SO 50 40 30 20 10 0 70 60 50 40 30 20 0 kJUt. TOTAL MARKET VALUE OF LISTED STOCKS AND BONDS LIONS OF NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE " BILLIC .LARS ' . . OF DOLLA "^~~^X , S , " A · ^ * A ~ N I..... -^"^^ ~y · -; " , ~"\ A~ , , " ' , v"' * . . 1 .. 1 z^*^~~- ^'"' , ' , ",. Z^: - · ' *", * 1 i i 1 i 1 i i -r^7~^ ^ ' V - ^ v''" ' " "*" I* ALL STOCKS' ^ j? ·v ,,.* * 1 1 1 i i t 1 r 1 i i S V i ~^£~~* f ' f , ,, ,,- ; '" 1 ·/i* ( N ' j? 1 ' · ^ "^^/^ * · ,, '; '"' * -'", r . 1 . i 1 , 1 , . JT^ '· v : . " · " -! ' v r' X- "^ * " ** ' *" 1 · -' * · " ^ -V , -_ * . , 1 . . 1 I93J 1932 .1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 NS RS 60 50 40 30 20 10 O 70 60 . 50 40 20.' 10 0 i SELLING WAVES LOWER STOCKS ,ast Minute Support Cuts Down Extreme. Losses , in Many Cases. NEW YORK, (fP) -- Selling : aves knocked down leading :ocks 1 to 4 or more points in hursday's market, although last linute support reduced extreme isses'in many instances. Wall street's nerves apparently 'ere jangled by spreading strikes hroughout the country, louder nflationary 'warnings from the ational capital and the belief of ome analysts that prices have utstripped potential earnings in number of cases if consumer emand should lag too far behind utput Activity occasionally put the cker tape behind, but there ;ere slow intervals. Transfers rere around 2,300,000 shares. ' Hog Markets MIDWEST HOGS Hog prices at midwest markets Thursday: i WATERLOO--Hogs 10c higher. Good lo choice 140-150 Ibs. S7.70B8; 150-160 Ibs. ' SB.20@8.50; 1GO-170 ]bs.. $B,80@9.10: 1TO-180 Ibs. $9.35ig9.65: 180-200 Ibs. S9.65 S9.95; 200-299 Ibs. $9.75(810.05; 290-325 Ibs. 59.G5e9.85; 325-350 Ibs. S9.55ffi9.85: packing sows 275-350 Ibs. S9.25Gg9.55; 350425 Ibs. S9.10E9.40; 425-550 Ibs. $8.95® 9.25. CEDAR RAl'IDS--Good hogs 140-150 Ibs. S7.75EB.05; 150-160 Ibs. · S8.256e.55; 160-110 Ibs. .58.75g0.05; 170-160. Ibs.-S9.30 4J9.CO; 180-200 Ibs. 59.60S9.90: 200-325 Ibs. $9.706-10; 325-350 Ibs. $9.55^9.85; good packers 175-350 Ibs. $9.2DS9.50; 350-425 IbS. S9.05lEJ9.35; 125-500 Ibs. OB.90ffi9.20; 500-550 Ibs. $8.75(39.05. OTTtmwA--Hogs 5c higher; 140 to 150 Ibs. S7.75fi8.05; 150 to 160 Ibi. $0.25(53.55; 160 to 170 Ibs. S8.75sj9.05; no to 180. IDE. ?9.35@9.65; ICO to 200 Ills. $9.55519.85; 270 to 290 Ibs. S9.15HI0.05; 290 lo 325 Ibs. S9.65 (59.95; 325 to 350 Ibs. ?9,55S?S.85; 350 to 400 Ibs. S9.45Jf9.75; packers 275 to 350 Ibs. $9.?09.50; 350 to 425 Ibs. S3,1009.40; 425 to 550 Ibs. S8.95S9.25. AUSXIlf--Hogs ICc higher;, good '(o choice 180 to 200 Ibs. ?a.G5',7I).S5; 200 to 290 Ibs.®10.10: 290 to 325 Ibs. 59.70® 10; 325 to 350 Ibs. S9.GOSf9.90; packing sows EOOd'275 to 550 Ibs. $9.104^9.70. COMBINED HOG RECEIPTS. OES MOINES, (/P)--U. S. department ot agriculture-Combined hog receipts at 22 concentration yards nnd 9-pnckine plants located in interior Iowa and southern Minnesota for the 24 hour period ended at 8 ji. m. Thursday were 16,500 compared with IS,700 a week ago and 17.800 a year ago. Prices 5c to loc higher' than Wednesday's average; generally lOc up: loading indicated some heavier; trade undertone continued fairly strong. Quotation's follow: Light lights 140 to 160 IbF. Rood and choice SB.15^9.15; light weights 160 to 180 Ibs. SO.lOfiS.BS: 1BO lo 200 Ibs. $9,80(310.10; medium weights 200 to 220 IbS. 59.90^10.25: 220. lo 250 Ibs. S9.90(r?10.25; heavy weights 250 to 290 Ibs. $9.90(?i'10.25;- 230 to 350 · Ibsl 59.BOP 10.15; packinc sows 275 to 350 Ibs. good $9.45St9.10; 350 to 425 Ibs. 50.25Sj9.60; 425 to 550 Ibs. $0[?9.40. WHEAT RALLIES IN LATE TRADE Chicago Market Strong in Spite of Lessening of Demand Abroad. CHICAGO, (/P)--Despite les- ;ened demand abroad for wheat, ogether with general selling here o realize profits, wheat prices rallied late Thursday in the Chicago market. Evening up of accounts to prepare for (he United States gov- irnment crop report Friday was a actor in the late upturn oE wheat prices, and so too was a renewal of inflation talk. The crop-report vill deal with probably domes- ic spring wheat acreage for the 1937 harvest. At the close, wheat was %: to cent above Wednesday's finishj May, $1.38% to $1.39, July, 1.24% to $1.24%; corn, y 4 off o % up, May, $1.10% 'to $1.10%, July, $1.061/4 to $1.06%; oats at % decline to % advance, and provisions 2 cents to 12 cents down. CHICAGO LIVESTOCK, CThursSay Market) CHICAGO, (IF)--U. S. department ot agriculture-HOGS 11,000; including 3,001) direct; market active, 5-lOc higher tlinn- Wednesday average: finished hogs all weights scarce; bulk good and choice 1BQ to 320 Ibs. $10,15®10.35; "top 510.40; paid for several loads 210 to 2GO Ibs.; most 140 to 170 Ibs. S9@10.15;-tjulfc packing sows $9.60 @9.80; good pics §8.250^9 largely. CATTLE 5,500; calves 1,SO»; no strictly choice and prime steers here; prospective top around SH.75; bulk $9.355j12.25 on steady!market: all grades antl classes un. eyonly 25-50c hlRher than late last \vcclf, excepting cutter grade cows; stockcrs and feeders slow, steady; meaty kind selling $8rft9 and better at peak 25c higher for ·week; sausage bull? steady at SC.'60; selected vealers around $11 with light kinds at {8S10: mostly $8.SO«{9.50; 960 Ib. yearling steers 513; 1,088 Ib. kinds around $14. SHEEP . 11.000: including MOO direct;, fat lambs supply around 75 per cent from Colorado; practically no early trad- inn;; bidding generally around 50 cents lower; Indications around 25c lower; holding choice, handywelRhts at $13 and slightly' above; fat sheep steady; small lots handywcight ewes to $8; bulk choice natives $7.25 {£7.75. . \ SOUTH ST. PAU LIVESTOCK.' (Thursday Market) SOUTH ST. PAUL, (/n--U. S. department of agriculture-- · CATTLE 3,100: slaughter steers scarce, about steady; good grades quoted $10.50fP 12 or more; most plain and medium kinds around $7!B9.50: · sh'e stock steady lo strong; good to choice heifers $0.75^10.35; bulk heifers SB.50ia8.50; good cows $6.5[ tf?7; some held above* $7.50; low cutters and cutters S3.7504.75; bulls fully steady; bulk $5.25tf£6; stockers and feeders scarce; medium steers ?6.25ta7.25; calves 2.20FI: strong, good and choice SSffS.SO; selected $10. HOGS 5,200; 5-10c or more higher than ·Wednesday's average; some lighls and underweights,. I0-25e higher; good and choice 100 to 300 Ibs. SU.85S9.n.'; top S10 sparingly; 360'!o ISO Ibs. mostly $D.60[fj 9.90; shippers bidding 59.65W9.85 on sorl- ed 160 to 180 Ibs.; 120 to 150 Ibs. largely $ti.50(?0.50; bidding mostly $9.50 on good sows; average cost Wednesday $9.68; weight 206 Ibs. - . SHEEP 1.000; nothing done early: undertone weak. to lower on slaughter lambs: about steady on other classes; small lols choice spring lambs for Easter trade held well above $15; bulk choice Jed lambs Wednesday 'S12.50E12.75; ted ewes $7.1007.50. · · · - · . SIOUX CITY LIVESTOCK. (Thursday Markil) SIOUX CITY, W)--U. S. department ol agriculture--: . CATTLE 2.000: calves 200; slaughter steers and yearlings firm; fat she stock little changed: stockers and feeders fully steady; car good 1,080 Ib. yearlings $12; numerous sales medium to good fed offerings $8.50i?IO; load good 730 Ib. hclr- ers $9.25; few good to choice DM Ib. weights 510.25; most beef cows $5S7: cutter .grades largely S3.75CT4.50; small lots good light stockers:'$7®7.70; .few common and medium $5^6.50; current stockcr and feed cattle quotations: Steers 550 to 600 Ibs. good and choice $G.50S?9; common and medium S4.75«7S.50; 800 lo 1,050 Ibs. good and choice SS.75tfZ9.25; common nnd medium $5.25«6.75; heifers good and choice $5.7507; common and medium $4.5065.75: cows eood $4.5075; common" and medium $3.75614.50; calves Istccrl (rood and choice S5.S009; medium «.2j@ B.50. .-HOGS 3,000; slow, steady to strong: early top $10.15 to traders; most bids eood and choice IDll to 350 Ib. butchers SO.nOf?10.10; packers bidding $10.05 down' few ICO to JOO Ibs. $3.5009.00; sows $.9.51) tf?D.65: strong; weight feeder pigs SB.23ft 8.50; stags $9«?0.75, SHEEP 1,500: no early fat Tamh acllon; undertone weak to lower; asking stronger;'choice fed western-lambs held around JI3; load lots fed ewes held above $7.75; feeders scarce; late Wednesday lambs about steady; lop $12.G5; bulk $12.25ffi3 12.60; load choice 121 Ib. fed ewes $7.75'. OMAHA .LIVESTOCK. (Thursday Market) OMAHA, (ff)--U. S. department of ag riculture-- HOGS 4,500; steady to lOc higher; 180 to 325 Ibs. $9.90®10.15; top $10.25; 160 lo 180 Ibs. $9.50(tt9,90: 140 to 160 Ibs. S8.85S) 9.50; pigs $7.25S8.75; sows $3.50. CATTLE 2,500; calves 400; steady; slcers SB.50ffil4: belters S7,50®in.50; cows $6.50®8; cutters $3.50@4.75; bulls $5.25® 6; vealers to S9.50. SHEEP 8,000; lambs 25c higher; lambs $12-314. KANSAS CITV LIVESTOCK (Thursday Market) KANSAS CITY, m-U. S. deparlmenl of agriculture- lIOGS 1.100; no dlrecls; slcady to 5 cents higher lhan Wednesday's average top SI0.30: good to choice 190 to 300 Ibs S10.I5W10.30: 160 to ISO Ibs. $9.SO@10.15; sows $9.fiS down: stock pigs scarce. CATTLE 2.300; calves 600; fed steers and yearlings unevenly steady lo 25c higher; other killing classes of cattle strong; spots higher on heifers and mlxec yearlings; vcalcrs and , calves steady stockers and feeders unchanged: hulk medium to good fed steers $9.25^11.75 good strongwetghts held higher; load 68- Ib. mixed yearlings $11.35; butcher cows SS-flOfil?; odd beef cows up to $5; gooc to choice veaTcrs $atf?10, lew $10.50. SHEEp 5.500 slow; no,early sales; opening bids on killing classes 25c or more lower; asking steady; choice fed lambs held above $12.60. LIVESTOCK FORECAST. CHICAGO, W)--Official estimated livestock receipts for Friday: Hogs 8,000; cattle 1,000; sheep 7,000. (Thursday Market) CHICAGO, W--U. S. department riculture-- Representative sales: HOGS. Heavy Weight-- [Light Weight; 72 348 10,20 86 138 63 321 10.23 74 71 284 lo.nn; 253. '10.35 Medium Weight 247 233 224 201 10.40 99 10.40 10.40 IBB 172 164 Light Light." 141 of ag- 10,35 10.30 10.25 10.05 9.85 0.50 CATTLE. Slecrs-- IHcifcrs-- 20 1301 14.65J24 IMS 18 1388 . 14.25121 712 IS 1217 14.00J17 SI4 22 OfiO I3,l}0|lfl 774 20 1252 12.25|13 810 24 115)0 11.50|COWS-IB · · 1H1 10,251 2 1340 20 095 9.50] 4 1230 IS 1165 IS 10M 14 022 SHEEP. Colorado Lambs-- IFcd Westerns- 10.25 9.SOO B.75 8.25 7.50 8.50 7.2f fi.OO 5.25 4.50 850 1420 221 Ewe 50 14 . 62 94 S3 96 112 141 364 0.1 12.651229 12.5012.10 J2.40I2I7 1226 8.00175 7.75] 7.50[ fi.ODf 04 .16 91 89 12.65 12.50 12,40 12.25 12.00 Hurt Dcliorninc; Cattle. PLYMOUTH--Irving He!mer cut !iis wrist quite badly while he was dehorning cattle Tuesday He received treatment at a Mason City hospital. Home From V LONEROCK -- Russell Bier]_ has returned from the Fort-Dodge hospital where he underwent a tonsilectomy and an operation on his nose. \ CHICAGO CASH . . ( T h u r s d a y m a r k e t ) CHICAGO. W--Cash wheat: No. 1 hard Corn: NO. 4 mixed Sl.ll'A: No. 5 mixed; No. 3.yellow $1.14®1.15; No 4 yellow Sl.IOlifiil.lS'A; No. . 5 . vellow fl.oatri.iou; No. 3 while '51.IS'/,; No. 4 while $1.13; No. 5 while JI.09; sample 51.05. Oals: Sample grade mixed 50c; No. 1 white 52i/,{ji53c; No. 2 white 50'Ac (ccrBarley: Feed 735T87c; mailing S1SH.33. Timothy seed S4.75lft5.50 per civl. Clover seed $30^36 per cwt. Lard, tierces 12.S5; loose 11.55; bellies 17.00. Mason City Grain MASON CITY--For Thursday No. 3 yellow shelled corn ..$1.0 No. 4 yellow shelled corn . .SI.04 Earn corn 95 C White oats, No; 3 .: 44c Barley G0-80c Soybeans, No. 2 yellow $1.35 Stock List NEW YORK STOCKS ' {Thursday Final Quotations) By The Associated Prtss. 37 ft 31% 23% 80 37 ii 15 V, 154 5'A 314 Al Ch D 2397k Am Can 1D614 Am Sm t B 9T/4 Am Sug Ref 4BVa Am T T 113V. Am W Wks 23% Anaconda fi4% Atch T SF 8314 Auburn Auto 29 Aviation Cp 8% Bait Ohio Bamsdall. Bendix Avi Beth Stl Borden Borg Warner Can D G Ale Canad Pac Case Chi N W Chi Gt West CMSP i P 3!i Chi Rk L P 3% Chrysler 123% Col G t El 10% Ccmw Sou 3'/« Con Edison 40% Con Oil IG14' Con Can COV4 Cont Oil Del 42 Corn Prod G8 3 A Curt Wri 7!'» Deere ^ Co 127','2 DeereCo pfd 30 v» Dit Po de N 1CB Gen Elec 5GV4 Gen Foods 41% Gen Mot' R2V* Gillelte 17'/i Goody T R 43% Hudson Mot 20 1 A Illinois Cent 35'A Int HarvcrL Int Nick'Can .Tohns Manv Kresge Lib O F Gl Maylag 103'A 25% McK A:'Hob I5K Mid Cont Pet 32'A Montg Ward 63 Nash Kelv Nat Biscuit . Nat Cash K Nat Dairy Pr Nal Distill Nat Pow Lt 11V» N Y Central '52 Northern Pac 33'A Oliver Farm 62'/a Packard Mot Param Pict Penney Penn Jl H Phillips Pet Radio rtey Tob B Scars Roeb . Shell Union Soe Vacuum Sou Pad Std Brands Sid OH Cal · Std Oil Ind Std Oil N J Stewart Warn Studebaker Switt Co Texas Corp Tex Gulf Sul Timk Roll B 67 Un Carbide 103% Un Pao il45V'» Unit Air Corp 3214 United Corp li',1 Unit Drue Mil U S Ind Alco 39'A U S Rubber 56% U S Steel 11714 Warner Plct 14% West Un Tel ' 74 West El M 143% Woolworth 52 WrtBley Jr 60 22 36 24 '.', 231. 100% 4714 55 11 'A 51% 18% GIT, 15V. 46% 4G 77% 27% 56% NEW YORK, (^--Selling appeared in he curb market Thursday, dropping the majority of prices fractionally to sev- ral points. Losses were scattered through most eclions of the list with metals, Indus- rials and specialties generally lower, "tllities were resistant. · Fractional losses were dealt Wayne ump, .American Cyanamld "B," Gult 311, International Petroleum and Lake hore Mines. Declines of a point or more were shown y Pepperell, Aluminum comuany of .mertca and Chicago Flexible Shaft. A little higher were Singer Manufac- uring, Electric 33ond . and Share and Ireole Petroleum. CHICAOO STOCKS (Thursday Final Quotations) By The Associated ,rress. Cities Service " 4!i Northwest Ba Dexter 14!^ Quaker Oats HeiJmann Br ' 8V* Rnth Packing Kellocg Sw 10% Swift Co Libby McNeil 14 Swift Intl Midwest Corp 12'A Utility Ind Natl Leather 1% Zenith Natl Stand 30'A 118% 36 31V. 311', I'A 35}i THURSDAY CHAIN CLOSE. WHEAT-May July Sept CORN-May new ... May old .... July new ... July old .... Sept. OATS-May July Sept SOYBEANS-May July RYE-May July Sent BARLEY-May LARD-Mar May July Ccpt. BELLIES-May July High 1.39 1.24% 1.2214 1.10% 1.081'4 1.061'j 1 l.Ol'/i . .4714 . .44% . .42 . 1.56 . 1.53 .1.101'. . 1.05 . -DB'/j .13.10 . 13.37 . 13.60 .17.H) .17.47 CHICAGO, Low 1.30% 1.22% 1.20!'i 1.08'A 1.05'/, 1.00 Si .46% .4.1% .41% 1.55V4 1.52'A 1.08',S 1.0314 .56% Close 1.38V, 1.24% 1.22% 1.08 I -Ori' 12.1)5 13.20 13.45 17.12 17.40 .47% ·44% .42 1.5G 1.53 1.05 .97% .78 12.7S 12.93 · 13,20 13.45 17.12 17.40 OMAIIA -GRAIN. · . (Thursday Market) OMAHA. vTi--Wheat: Dark hard No. I, $1,40; No. 2, ?1.37; dark hard smutty No 3. S1.30; hard No. 1, $1.37U®1.39U; No. 2, SI.35; sample hard 1.29. $ Corn: Yellow No. 3. 1.16%{f 1.2015: No. 4. S1.1614«$; while No. 3. Sl.19ffil.20. Oats: White No. 1. 54?E55c; No. 2, 55% W55%c; No. 4. 4TAc; sample while 46® 47c; feed No. 1, 47'Ac. SIINNEATOLTS GRAIN'. . (Thursday Slarfcel) MINNEAPOLIS. W--Wheat 37 cars; 1'Ac higher; No. 1 heavy dark northern GO Ihs. S1.50%«?'1.GO%; No. 1 dnrk norlh- ern 59 Ibs. $1.49?-iin)1.59»ii; 58 Ibs. S1.48 1.5R%; fancy No. 1 hard Montana 14 per cent protein SI.-If;%tf7 i I.4B%; crade of No. 1 dark hard or No. 1 hard Monlana winter Sl.30%^1.41%; hard amber durum No. 1, S1.4BH@1.66; No. 1 red durum SI. 34 fi 1.35. Corn: No. 3 yellow $1.!S,51.I914; Ic h/ghor. Oats: No. 3 white 46®47 1 .4c. Fined Twice. CLEAR LAKE--Gilbert Blake, Mclntyre. arrested by members of the state patrol and charged with two violations was given a hearing before C. W. Wallace, justice of the peace Wednesday af- fernaon. He was fined $5 and costs for speeding in a restricted area and S10 and costs for operating a motor vehicle for private use with a dealer's license plates. Bessie MahrtSi 649 Jackson avenue southwest, was treated for an injury received at her home. We should revere Sold. .It's the only common thing of which man hasn't yet made an imitation hotter than g e n ui n c:-- Davenport Times. Supplementary List of Stock Quotations Supplied by L-AIUSON BROTHERS · AND CO., Mason City Office In Baelcy-Beck Bide. Telephone No. 7. BOW J O N E S AVERAGES Inds, Kails Ulilj. Close 1B4.73 62,54 32.S5 Total Sales 2,280,000 , CHICAGO STOCKS Butler Bros 16% Kelvlnator Co 22 Cord Corp 4% 'Walcreen Co 32 Kalamaz Stov 10% NKW Y O R K CURB Am Gas t El 37'A Am Cyan B 3n'A Am Su Po Co 2'.'. Ark Nat Ga A 10% As G i: Et A 3% Can Marconi 2 El Bd «= Sh 23% ·Ford M ot C 25 Ford M of Eng 73/4 NEW YORK Alaska Jun 14% Am For Po 11% Am Cr Su Co 29 Am C t F Co 64 Am Pow : Li 13 ',4 Am Holl Mills 38% Am n S Co 25% Amer Tob Co 82;'n Armour £c Co 12% Arm iSt Co pf 07% As Dry Gds 211'. All Hcf 33 li B Hemingway 12% Baldwin Loco 9 Brings Mfg Co 49 Bendix 25% Budd Mlg Co 12% Burr Adtl 20% Cat Tractor 94 Ccr de Pasco 78% Chcs t Ohio 6311 Chi Gt W pfd 10% CMStPP pfd 614 Coca Cola Co 150 Com Credit 59% Com Solvents 19!. Cont Motor 3'.', Curt-Wr Co A 21 "A Dist Cp Seas 27% DouRlaR Atrc 63 T A Eastman I6P,4 Eaton Mfp Co 3214 F.I Auto Lite 40'A El .Pow i LI 2414 Erie R R Co 2l'A First Na Stor 50 Frceport Tex 2714 Gen Am Tran 74 GHdrion Co 4(1 Gobcl f Gt North Oro 251', Graham Paige 3% Gt Nor pfrt 51 Hahn De Slor 13% Houston Oil 14% Hudson Motor 2014 Hupp Motors 1 Hum OH Co 8214 Indust Rayon 37% Intl Carriers B% Un L Fo Co 8% Un Gas Co 11% Util P Li Co I S O Ky Co 20'A STOCKS Lorillard Liquid Ch Cp S114 Lambert Co 111' Mack Truck 56=.' Mex Scab Oil 45 Nlag Hud Po 14V Pennroad Corp 5 Mot Products 33 No Amcr 28 M K t T 5=: Mathlcson Al 3714 McLclIan Stor 16% Mo Pac 5?: Minn. Mol Im 14V Marsh'l Fields 2714 No Amcr Avi 15 Otis Steel Co 21' Owen 111 Gl 188' Packard Mot 10 Park Utah Cop 6 Proc Gam 58 Pub S of N J 44', Pullman 65 Pure Oil Co 201 Purity Bakery 20V R K O Reading Co Rem Rand Rco Motors St Joe Lead Simmons Co So Cal Edison 27= Spcrry Corp 20} St G A: E 121' Telautograph 161 Tide W A Oil 19" U S Inrt Alch 301 U S Smelter 06 Ulll P LI A 314 V a n a d i u m 351 Un Gas Im 141 Warren Bros B3 Western Un 74 Worth Pump 40 Yellow Truck 33 Youngs S T 92 441' 24 8V SB 51'. INVESTMENT TRUSTS. By Tha Associated Tress Bid and asked Thursday: Corporate Tr Sh 3.09 Corporalc Tr Sh AA Mod 3.84 Corporale Tr Sh Ac Ser 2.94 Corporate Tr Ac Scr Mod 3.84 Dividend Sh 2.1B Maryland Fund .10.6.1 Nationwide Sec 4.39 Nationwide Sec Vic 2.27 Nor Amer Tr Sh 2.80 Nor Amcr Tr Sh 1955 .... 3.67 Quarterly Inc Sh ...10.20 Seleclcd Am Sh Inc 16.R6 Super Corp Am Tr A ... 4.37 U S El L Sc P A 18.73 U S El L P B 2.95 O S El L «c P Vie 1.08 2.31 11.62 4.09 2.43 21.03 17.77 19.25 Curb Market Bond Market .NEW YORK. (£·--U. S. government is- ucs scored good recoveries Thursday in ic bond market, apparently, taking in icir stride evidence of continued firm- ng money rates offered by an. advance yields on bankers bills. A rally in the federals was In process at Wednesday's close, following the rccipitous decline of the lost week. Jt onllnued In uneven fashion at Thursay's opening, giving the largest boosts o Treasury 3s. 3Ms and Federal Farm lortgnge 3s, which Improved from ('· to early *h point. The JIsl In acccplance rates, the fourth nee last July, ranged from L-l6th to -Sth ot 1 per cent, affecting all maturl- C3. The revision was associated with ic recent heavy selling movement in overnments and also with preparations n the part o£ banks to meet the last nstallment of the deposit reserve In- rease ordered by the federal reserve oard, \vhlch is due May I. There were but few exceptions lo the owntward price drift in the corporate ector. In rails losses ranged, from f rations to around 2, and volatile sloe ft- rivilegfe issues like American, Type Bounders convertibles, Sludebaker 6s nnd ifounkstown Sheet : Tube 3t£s were :arricd down iy* to more than- 4, · - Light selling involved fairly" heavy asses in Polish and Gcrmah groups. Other -'foreign 1 loans were narrow. Produce MASON CITY-- For Thursday Casb Quotations by E, G. iMorse Sggs, current receipts ....... 19c ieavy hens, 5 Ibs. and over . .12c Jnder 5 Ibs .................. 8c Stags, 5 Ibs, and over *....,. .lie .tags, under 5 Ibs ......... ... 7c locks ................... 6c AJ1 No. 2 poultry 4 cents less Merchants Quotations 20c* Eggs, in trade ggs, cash . . . . . Hitter, Iowa State Brand Butter, Corn Country , Sutler, Kenyan's Butter, ,Very Best utter, Brookfield Potatoes, russets, peck Potatoes, cobblers, peck ....... 57c . ·EDITOR'S NOTE-- These representative quotations were obtained by calling several grocery c tores. .42c .40c 40c 42c 40c 75c CHICAGO rnonucE (Thursday Jlnrkel) CHICAGO. MI--Butler 9,463, firm; prices unchanged. Eggs 21,925, f i r m ; prices unchanced. Poultry: Live, 1 car, 23 trucks, steady to firm; hens over 5 Ibs. 19'/ac, 5 Ibs nnd lass 19c; Leghorn hens 16!ac; colored fryers 26,14c: Plymouth and White Rock 2714c; colored broilers Salic; Plymouth and White Rock 2S14c; harcbacks 2oc roosters 13c; Leghorn roosters 12c; turkeys: Hens 23e, young loms Iflc. old 15c, No. 2 turkeys 19c; ducks 414 Ibs up xvhito and colored 20c. small while nnd. colored 17c; geese I5c; capons 7 Ibs and up 28c, less than 7 Ibs. 21 c. NEW YORK PRODUCE (Thursday Market) NEW YORK, (;p--Butter 10,027, firmer creamery higher than extra 36V^ig37Vc extra (92 score) 36 We; firsts (88-9" scores) 33 3 A(S36c; seconds (84-87 scores ^@33'£c: centralized (30 score) 35'.fee. Cheese 59,247, steady to firm nnd un chnnged. Eggc 21,975. f i r m ; mixed colors, spccia packs 26227 : !ic; standards 25',i;i25nc dirties No. 1, 23g23 1 ,£cr other mixed col ors unchanged. Live poultry: By freight, weak; Ircigh prices unchanged. rrtonucE FUTURES (Thursday Market) CHICAGO, ttPl--Bulicr futures closed Storage standards, March 337ic; Novcm ber 31%c; fresh standards, April 32c. Egg futures: Storage packed firsts March 24%c; April 24%c; refrigcrato standards, October 26Ac, Potato futures: Idaho Jlussels. March No. 1, $3.15; April grade A 52.88; Ma grade A $3.00. GOVERNMENT BONDS (Thursday Quotations) NEW YORK, (,?)--United States bond closed: Treasury 4 J /s 47-52 Treasury 4s 41-54 111.14. Treasury Was 40-43 June 106. Treasury 3%s 43-47 Treasury 31is 4G-49 105.8. Treasury 3s 51-55 104.18. KANSAS CITV. GRAIN (Thursday Market) KANSAS CITY, f^i--Wheat 49 cars !4 to lV,c lower; No, 2 dark hard $1.35', £1.3B; No. 3, $1,32; No. 2 hard S1.37'A( 1.38V,; NO. 3 nom, $1.30Sn.38'£; No. red nom. $l-37'/i81.4I; No. 2 nom. 31.33' Corn 22 car*: % In Ic lower: No. white nom. $1.22Vj?cl.24; No. 3 nom SI.221401.24; No. 2 yellow 51.23; No. . $1.21'.4: No. 2 mixed nom. No. 3 nom. $l,19ff£1.20. Oals 2 cars; 'A to Ic lower; No. while nom, 50%Q53l4c; No. 3 nom. 48 J 8:52 !4c. Public Utility and industrial Stocks Quoted by A. M. SCHANKE CO. Telephone ,1300, Mason City (Rid and Asked Thursday) ent St El 6 pet pfd ($25 part 10 ent St El 7 pet pftJ (523 part it ent St P L 7 pet pfd ____ 15 hampliu Ret la 7 pet pfd .. 100 - reamery Pachage com ...... 24 carst Cons A .......... ..... 22 eo A Hormel A - pfd, ..... .. 104 eo A Hormel com . ........ 20 13 15 50 51 68 69 72 . Uerstate Power 6 pet pfd .. nterstate Power 7 pet pfd .. [wa Electric Co 6,i pet pfd owa Electric Co 7 pet pfd . . El Lt Se Pow 6 pet pfd .. El Lt Pow 6'/i pet pfd El "Lt Pow 7 pet pfd . Power Si Light G pet pfd 102 Power i Light 7 pet pfd 103 a Public' Serv G pet pfd .... 9B i Public Serv 6'/t pet pfd .. Public Serv 7 pet pfd ____ . South Utll 6 pet pfd - ..... . South Util G'A pet pfd . . . » i South Util 7 pet pfd . . . . . . iinnesota P At L 6 pet pfd .* [innesota P L 7 pet pfd ., ortliern St Power C pet pfd orthern St Power 7 pet pfd N W Bell Tel DVr pet pfd .. W St Portland Cement com 30 ath Packing com .......... 37 oux- City G El 7 pet pfd 100 nited Lt Rys S pet pfd . , El nited.Lt Rys 6.3S pet pfcl fl2 nlled Lt Rys 7 pet p£d .. 91 r estem Grocer pfd . ....... flfi T estern Grocer corn x Called April IS. 99 100 62 61 70 89 93 83 91 . 105 19 12 13 16 Vi 15 17 52 53 70 71 74 104 105 100 101 102 64 66 72 91 95 87 93 81 93 100 21 Miscellaneous - CHICAGO POTATOES. (Thursday Market) CHICAGO, l/PJ--U. S. department of grlculture-- Potatoes 79; on track 358; total U. S. lipments 708; old stock weak, supplies beral, demand very slow; sacked per wt. Idaho Rxisset Buurbanks U. S. No. 1, 3.051JP3.2D; U. S. No. 2 few sales $2.45gj| 50; Colorado Red McClures U. S. No. i, 2.605i2.QO; Maine Green Mountains U. S. o. l . f e w sales -$2.60; Wisconsin Hound Vhites U, S, No. 1. no early sales report- d; U. S. commercial very few pales $1.95 ^2.15; -new stock about steady for best ock, supplies, moderate, demand fair; arlot track sales bushel crates Florida liss Triumphs U. S. No. 1, $2.12!iQ2.15; tostly $2.12Vz a crate. NEW YORK SUGAR. NEW YORK. f.T»--Raw sugar unchanged hurscEay at 3.50c for spots. Futures were toady. Refined held at 4,60c for fine ranulated with continued good with- rawals reported. MINNEAPOLIS FLOUR. (Thursday Market) MINNEAPOLIS, W --Flour: Carload its a barrel in 98 Ib. cotton sacks: Famy patents tmchanged. $7.50T?7,70; stand- rd patents unchanged, $7.45ig7.63. Shipments 22,438. Pure bran $34rff34.50. Standard middlings 536^36.50. · Hides Quotations Fnrnlshed bj Woll Bros,, Inc.. 3U« Fifth Street So nth west. OORSEU1DES 'ors chides * - $4,25 ·GREEN BEEP IIHIES p to 25 IbS. ..-. lUc · Ibs. up 9 c ull hides 7'Ac ·Juren hides half cent mor« a pound (On above prices a cent and a half Igher to wholesale dealers in wholesale ols.) WOOL MARKET BOSTON, (ff) -- U. S. department o£ " o aroun - scoure ass or averse to short French combing length. Holders of belter than average French Lamson Brothers Market Letter MARKET REVIEW Wheat--There was some uneasiness in .iverpool cables attributed to profit tak- ng and our market opened lower in con- cqucnce. with a fair amount of selling omine into the July future. This selling ended to widen the May-July difference omewhat and the spread figures were round 14% compared with 14 Wednes- lay. There was also a good dip in \Vin- itpeg early but hardened later and to- vard the close prices climbed, closing bout ic a bushel belter than Wednesday light's final quotations. The United kingdom again took Australian wheat, licrc was not much rain in our south- vest over night and some unscttlcment s indicated for Kansas and Nebraska for he next 24 hours. The spring wheat bell eccfved good moisture. Minnesota, North Dakota and the mountain areas oE Mon- ana received quite heavy snows. The ·ase with which wheat came back Thursday Indicates a belief lhat good ;xport sales of wheat to Europe wil" lick up again, and the constant!} itrengthcning position of the Winnipeg market tends to prevent much of a decline in our wheat prices. Corn--Corn prices moved within narrow range Thursday, early there were some spreading operations between the different futures and May corn was akcn locally by cash Interests. Later commission houses sold on the advance Trade as a whole was rather quiet 3roomha]l says that old crop supplies of corn in the Argentine are being rap rily reduced and that the weather is favorable at the present time for harvesting nnd conditioning of the new crop. Th carry over of the old corn In the nev season starting April 1 will be small The fact that considerable corn is being oaded from both, public and private elevators indicates that the daily receipts are small and hardly sufficient to supply the local demand. Commission house, sold oats on the opening influenced bj lower wheat prices and the action o this grain appears to be influenced more or less readily by advances or decline! In wheat. Real Estate Transfers Koller, Mrs. Franciska to Anna C, Walter, $1.00. QCD. L 1 Younsblood's add lo M. C. 2-7-36 Dewey, Michael Andrew . anc wife to Jay E. Decker, Trustee o Estate of Jacob E. Decker de ceased, $1-00. Und. 1-5 int. in SV N W V j of Sec. 1 and the N'£ NEV SW/4 NE J /i and S'/ NW J /i of Sec 2 in 34-21. 1-23-37. Dewey, P. J. and Lottie E, (wf to Jay E. Decker, Trustee of Es tate of Jacob E. Decker, deceased same as above, $1.00, 1-23-37. Foster, Anna, and Margare Dewey Collins and husband to Ja E. Decker, Trustee of Estate o Jacob E. Decker, deceased, $1.00 Und. 3-5 Int. in same as above. 1 23-37. Penaluna, Hattie M. and hus band to John E. Burke, Jr., $1.00. WVfc NW/i NW'/i 26-96-22 and NE'/t NE'/4 27-96-22. 1-30-37. Ed#ington, Floyd and wife to C. L. Edgington and Ruby Edgington, $1.00. SW/4 36-94-21. 3-10-37. Free-man, H. E. and wife to C. F. Crane, $1.00. Lots 5 and 6 In B 13 In Oakwood Park, 6-6-34. LEGAL NOTICE ORIGINAL NOTICE The n I strict Court of Ctrro Gordo County, Iowa. April Ttrm, A. D. 1037. ARK HOSPITAL CLINIC, Plaintiff, vs. . H. y--STICK, DARICB HILTON, GEORGE M. ' HILTON, her husband MARIE EVEHS and WILLIAM L, EVERS, her husbnad, AILIEN STICH, single, Defendants. o Darlee Hilton, George M. Hilton, Marie Evers^ William L. Ever*, and Aillen Stlch. D e f e n d a n t s : YOU and each of you are hereby no- fied that there is , now on file in the ffice of the Clerk of the District Court £ Cerro Gordo Count}, xowa, a petl- on for an execution in the above mater alleging that H. H. Stich, defendant, n the above mntter. Is now deceased, nd that he left surviving him as his ole and only heirs "at law the follow- ng named persons: Darlce Hilton, daughter Marie Evers, daughter Ailien StEch, daughter That said petition further alleges that aul V. Nichols a resident of Fremont oimty. Iowa, is the owner of a judg- icnt obtained in the above case on nnuary 1th. 1933, in the sum of SU2.4B. ·ith interest thereon at 6% from said ate. saH judgment being a lien from anuary 4th, 1029, upon the following escribed real estate located in Fre- .cfnl County. Iowa, to-wit: Lot Four M and the Somh Twenty- seven (S. 2?) "feet of L o t - T h r e e :t n Block "F" in the Town of Sid- icy. Said Petition alleges that H. H. Stieh uring his lifetime was the owner of he real estate above described and that is a resident of Fremont County, owa, and that no administrator has een appointed for his estate. Said Petition prays that a Special Ex- cution issue in attachment upon the bove described judgment and that the eal estate above described be levied pon and sold under said Execution as s provided by law. FOR FURTHER PARTICULARS SEE ETITION NOW ON FILE. NOW. unless you appear thereto and efend before noort of the second day f the next term of said Court, which /ill be the April 1937 Term and which vl\l be held at the Court House at Maon Cit;', in Cerro Gordo County, Iowa, ommencing on the 5th day of April 937, default will be entered against you nd a Special Execution issued upon he Plaintiff's Judgment as prayed in aid Petition. THOHNELL. THORNELL NICHOLS, Attorneys for Paul V. Nichols, .ORIGINAL NOTICE SCARVILLE ASKS STATE HIGHWAY Delegation to Make_JH?ip Friday in Behalf of Proposal. S C A R V I L L E -- A delegation from Scarville will leave Friday to present to state authorities the proposition of getting a state highway, connecting 69 with Scarville and Vinje. This would make a road to the north. The delegation will meet at Nelson's cafe. Mason City jobbers who work in that territory are Interested In the success of the proposal, according to F. B. Balkam, secretary of the Mason City council of the United Commercial Travelers. n The District Court of Tows In atirl lor Cerro Clordo County. April 1937 Term. :ila Wilson Sheldon, Plaintiff, vs. ennle E. Blair, Herbert Blair; and all unknown claimants, and all persons unknown claiming any right, title or interest in and In the following described real estate, to-wit: Southeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter (SEV* SE'AJ anrt Lot Three d) in the Southwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter (SW^SEtt) except the South One Rod of said Lot 3. all in Section Thirty-four (341 Township Ninety-seven (97) North of Range Twenty £20) West of the Filth P. M. Cerro Gordo County, Iowa, and all the heirs, spouses, assigns, grantees, legatees, devisees and beneficiaries of each and all of the above narned defendants, Defendants. o the Above Named Defendants: You and each of you are hereby notl- icd that the petition of the plaintiff In ne above" entitled cause is now on file n, the office of the clerk of the District Court of Cerro Gordo County, Iowa, lalming that the plaintiff Is the absolute nd unqualified owner tn fee simple of he following described property to-wit: Southeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter SE145EH) and Lot Three (3) In tht Southwest Quarter of tlie Southeast Quarter (SW.iSElt) except the South One Rod of said Lot :, all in Section Thirty-four (31) Township Ninety-seven (97) North of RanR« Twenty (20) West of the Fifth. P. M. Cerro Gordo County, Iowa, nd that the plaintiff is credibly fn- ormed and believes that the defendants nake some claims adverse to the title f the plaintiff in said property and that he said unknown claimants to said premises claim some interest in or to the aid real estate as the plaintiff is in- ormed and believes, but that the plain- Iff has no knowledge or information and .ocs not know how saEd interest as laimed by said unknown claimants was lerived or claimed to have been derived ir the method of obtaining the same ind the plaintiff avers therein that the names and residences of the unknown icrsons are unknown to plaintiff and hat plaintiff has sought diligently to earn the same and the plaintiff in said petition, sets out ccrlain Instruments of ecords which cloud the title of this ilaintiff to said real estate and to the pretended claims or questions which lave arisen with reference to said title and you are referred to said petition for a more particular statement thereof. The plaintiff In said petition slates that none oE the said defendants or unknown claimants have in fact .any right, title or interest in o r - t o the above described premises, or any part thereof or any color of right, title or interest therein ind that the plaintiff and her Immod ate grantors have been in the sole, complete, open, notorious, actual and undisputed adverse possession of the said iremlscs for more than ten years last thereof and have been the undisputed BOOKMAN, NORA SPRINGS, DIES Resident of Community for 55 Years Leaves Five Children, Wife. NORA SPRINGS--Henry Buckman, 86, died at Nora Springs Thursday morning after a long illness. He came to Nora Springs 55 years ago and had since resided here. Funeral services will probably be held Saturday afternoon. Surviving are his wife and children, John of Charles City, Mrs. Louis Jerrell, Mrs. Fred Frudden and Henry Buckman, Jr., of Nora Springs and Miss Nell Buckman of Des Moines. Dies in Winthrop. DOUGHERTY--Word was received by Mrs. D. J. Dougherty of the death of James McParland of Winthrop. Mrs. D. J. Dougherty, Mr. and Mrs. Leo Geary, Miss Marie Dougherty and Miss Luella Dougherty of Mason City drove down Sunday and returned Monday. Visits in Chicago. i DOUGHERTY -- Robert Ormsby left for Chicago Monday for a week's visit at the home of his mother, Mrs. John Ormsby. Are Parents ot Son. ALEXANDER--Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Mitchell are parents of a boy born at the Lutheran hospital in Hampton. Mrs. Getty Speaks. GENEVA -- Mrs. F. V. Getty gave the W. F. M. S. thank offering address at the Methodist church Sunday morning. About $65 was pledged. past Tinder claim o[ title and ownership and unqualified owners thereof for over ten vears, and that by .reason thereof and of the lapse of time and the laches of the defendants in failing to assert any pretended claim thereto and in permitting valuable improvements to be made thctcon relying upon such possession and ownership, the defendants are · es- topped from asserting any right, title, claim or interest therein adverse to the plaintiff. The plaintiff in said petition prays for the establishment of her estate and title against the adverse claims of the defendants and that 'each and "all of them and all unknowrt clalmanls and all persons unknown having or claiming any right, title or interest In or to said premises and all persons claiming by. through or under them, be barred and forever estopped from ever having, asserting or claiming any right, title, or Interest In or to the said premises or any part thereof adverse to Ihe plaintiff or the plaintiff's title therein and that the plaintiff's title lo the said promises be quieted, established and confirmed and that the plaintiff have all such other and further equitable relief as to the court mas- seem just. And unless you appear thereto nnd defend before noon of the second day of the next term, being the April, 1937 term of said Court, which will convene In the Court House at Mason City, Cerro Gordo County. Iowa, on the 5th day of April. 1337, default will be entered against you and judRment and decree rendered thereon as provided by law. Daled this 4th day of March. 1037. RALPH S. STANBEttY. Attorney lor Plaintiff. REGULAR LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS Every Wednesday and Saturday Two Regular Cattle, Hog and Sheep Auctions each week. We have big runs of all kinds of stock in both sales. To the Consignor--Will say we have accommodations for all the stock you care to consign. All pens.are under cover with feed and water in every cattle pen. You have the advantage of having your stock sold by an auction with state wide advertising. We have regular buyers each week who come from all over the state to supply their orders for different kinds oE livestock. We especially want your butcher stuff and fat cattle. Everything but breeding stock sold by weight. To the buyer--Will say you can fill any order you might have in our auction either Wednesday or Saturday. Our volume is large enough that you may get a truck load or any number of car loads of cattle either sale. We had one order buyer last sale who purchased over §8,100 worlh ol cattle. We liave been selling an average of $45,000 worth of property through our auctions each week. We naturally attract more variety in the receipts of stock which makes it possible for you to fill the most particular order. Important Notice! Will have 10 head of extra good Hereford breeding cows on Saturday, March 20th. Will also have some choice breeding cows, yearlings and light stocker cattle direct from the west in the near future. Watch the papers for the announcement. Consign any cattle, hoffs or sheep lo our sales cither Wednesday or Saturday. Horse and Mule Auction! Every Tuesday Special Notice! Will have 5 thoroughbred Shetland mare ponies, 1 registered Shetland stallion, all sorrels and spots. Receipts of horses last sale were 116 head by actual count. The quality was above usual with several outstanding pairs. One pair of 3 year old roan rnares brought $390 which was top. Top on single was $190. The prices were generally in line with recent weeks which are far below prices at this season a year ago. We expect good runs of horses for several weeks to come but do not expect any material advance in prices. We believe that you consignors who have been holding your horses lor better prices had just as well let them come along. The demand will recede as the spring work starts. Please advise us early as to the quality and quantity of receipts. We will have buyers for all the horses you care to consign. Good market horses and young mares are the best sellers. Good colts with color and shape are selling good. Consign any horse you may have to our auction, we will get the market on any horse you send in. No killers until further notice. MARVEL SALES CO.---WEBSTER CITY, IOWA 1 t^v^wrtfe^toS

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