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August 28, 1974

Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 24

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24 · Nerthwnl Arkensoi TIMES, W«d., Aug. 28, 1974 Livestock Report Cattle supply was down and prices dropped at the livestock auctions held here this past weekend. Receipts in Springdale were 1,000 and at Fayetteville 1,100. A year ago 2.396 animals were sold, according to the Federal Stale Market News Service. Auction results were: SPR1NGDALF, CATTLE: Estimated receipts 1,000, week ago, 1,166, year ago 1,073. Slaughter cows steady to SI. lower; slaughter bulls steady. Feeder steers generally steady; feeder heifers steady to $3. lower. SLAUGHTER COWS: Utility and Commercial - $21.-$25.; High Dressing Utilities $25.$27.80; Cutter $20.-$22.; Canner ?17.10420. S L A I) G H T E R STEERS: scattered sales 1400-1535 Ibs. Holstein steers $27.50-?27.90. SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2, 1300-1465 Ibs. $31.-$34 FEEDER STEERS: Choice 250-400 Ibs. $36.-$41,50; 400-500 Ihs. $33.-$37.25; 500600 Ibs. $31.- £34.20; with scattered sales 6001000 Ibs. $31.-$34.20; High Good and Low Choice 250-401 Ibs. $33.-?36.; 4JO-TOO Ibs. $30.$33.; Good including Choice early maturing and bull calves 250-400 Ibs. $30.-$33.; 400-700 Ibs $25.-$30. FEEDER HEIFERS: Choice 200-300 Ibs. $29.-$32.; 300-500 Ib;. f28.-$31.25 500-700 Ibs. $27.-$29.30 High Good Low Choice 300-600 Ibs. $26.-$28.; Good 300-400 Ibs. $25.-$27. REPLACEMENT C O W S : Good and Choice 2-6 year olc cows 600-1100 Ibs. $20.9fl-$2fi.; package 4-5 year old cows $270 per head. COW AND CALF PAIRS: Choice 3-6 year old cows with 75-300 Ib. calves at side, $305. $350. per pair. Good 2-7 $275. $310. per pair HOGS: estimated receipts 250 head, includes 23 sows, li boars, week ago 415, year ago 186. Compared to Jast week's sale barrows and gills $.75 to $1. loker. Sows $l.-$2. lower. BARROWS AND GILTS: US 1-2 200-240 Ibs. $37.-$37.75. SOWS: US 1-3 300-400 Ibs $29.-S31.50; 400-545 Ibs. $27.-$29. BOARS: $20.75-$22.20. FEEDER PIGSi US 1-2 40-30 Ibs. $11-S16.75 per head :80-100 Ibs. $24.-$26. FAYETTEVILLE CATTLE: Estimated receipts 1,100, week ago, 1252, year ago 1,323. Slaughter bulls, steady Feeder stears steady to $3. low er. Feeder heifers steady to $1.50 lower . SUPPLY: Largely Good and Choice 300-700 Ib. Feeder steers 25 per cent heifers, 15 per oen cows, 1 per cent bulls. SLAUGHTER COWS: Utility and Commercial $21.$-24.25 High Dressing Utilities $24.25 $ 2 5 . 7 5 ; Cutter $20.-$22.75 Canner $18.-$20. SLAUGHTER HEIFERS: 500 650 Ibs. $33.-$35. SLAUGHTER BULLS: Yield Grade 1-2 1,100-1,760 Ib. $30. $33. FEEDER STEERS: Choice 200-300 Ibs.. $35.-$39.; 300-400 Ih $33.50-$37.50; 400-500 Ibs. $3225 $36,25; 500-900 Ibs. $32.-$33.75 High Good and Low Choice 300 700 Ibs. $30.-033.50. Good in on bull calves, 300-500 Ibs. $26. Ib. $25.-$28. FEEDER HEIFERS: Choic 200-300 Ib. $31 .-$33.50: 300-500 Ib S29.-S32.; Small Package Dairj heifers 350 Ib. $42.; 500-00 Ib S2B.-S32. Good and Choice 300 600 Ib. $27.-$29.50; Good 300-60 Ib. 25 .-$28. REPLACEMENT C O W S Good and Choice 3-6 year ol cows 6(10-900 Ib. $21.50-$25 50 COW AND CALF PAIRS Good 3-7 year old cows wit 75-150 Ib. calves at side $245, $310. per pair. HOGS: Estimated receipts 44 including 48 sows and 18 boars week ago 675, year ago 335 Compared to last week's sal barrows and gilts steady to $.5 lower, sows steady to $2. lower Boars steady lo $1.25 higher. BARROWS AND GILTS: U 1-2 200-235 Ibs. $37.50-$38.; U 2-3 200-260 Ibs. $37.-$37.50 SOWS: US 1-2 300-400 Ibs S30.-S31.: US 1-3 400-535 Ibs S27.50-$29.50. BOARS: Over 300 Ibs. $21 $22.25. FEEDER PIGS; US 1-2 40-6 Ibs. $14.-$16.75; US 1-3 30-40 Ibr SIMM.: Utility 25-30 Ibs. $5.50 1.50 per head. BART Approved For Final Link SAN FRANCISCO (AP) After a decade of controversy the $1.6 billion Bay Area Rapi Transit system has won slat approval to open its final link five years late. The system is the n a t i o n , most advanced mass transit op oration. Bay Area Rapid Transit cng ueers overcame the f i n a l hurdl to full-scale operations on Tue.. day by convincing the Califor nia Public Utilities Board tha an electronic system cou! safely dispatch 80 miles pe li o u r computerized train through the 3.6-mile underwate iink between San Francisco an Oakland. The transbay tube. 132 fe beneath the bay, will open off cially on Sept. 16. It is the las iirk in the 75-mile system tha has been praised for its techn cal sophistication and criticize for its cost overruns, mechan cal hugs and a five-year con struction delay. The experts said Hie Compu cr Automated Block System which automatically m a i n t a i n a safe distance between train in the lube, functioned success fully. SAFEWAY Prices Effective Thru Aug. 31 at Your Fayalteville, Springdale and Siloam Springs Safeway Stores". ""' (C) Copyright 1960, Safeway Stores, Inc. Cut From USDA Grade 'A' Whole Fryers! OPEN LABOR DAY 8 A.M.untiMO P.M.! FINEST MEATS Mixed Parts! i Regular Grind, Any Size Package! Each Pkg. · Contains: · 3 Breasts Qfrrj With Back ' 3 Leg Quarters; With Back · : 2 Pkgs. Giblets ;·: 3 Wings : : Always a Family Favorite! Perhaps you're planning a family outing for this last kmg week end of the summer season. Or maybe you'll have friends in for a; relaxing get-together. However you plan to enjoy this Labor Day week end, you'll need plenty of good foods and beverages. Stop by Safeway soon and get all the things you'll need to make your hoi* iday meals just right. We think you'll enjoy the savings, too! · j I Serving Suggestion Meaty Tender Shank Portions FuBy Cooked 7-8 Pounds Weight Range Water Added Delicious Pork Spareribs Assorted Pork Chops Contains End end Center Chops THESE LOW PRICES EVERY DAY ijj rft«««Ma6SfttfraeBt*aMJ» Sausog I .SofewoyWhol* 8Hog. 2-lb.$1.88» ub 'OBc . Roll 7O C Bonersis Choka Bw BeefPatties2f en . b *1.09 ·«»Chtke/. Fried , Meaty Blade Cuts, USDA Choice Beef FRESH PRODUCE Round Steak THESE IOW PRICES EVERY DAYJ IOW, LOW PRICES EVERY DAY fl THES£ IQW pR|a$ £VERY DAy SMfiSSS^^ Salad Pressing mn \ ,, ,,.,.,. Jar n ec toilet Tissue Bracad* 4o?!l49 e ' · Family Flour IS. , Alma Canned 5 . Solid Brfc ............... . ..... » ......... Pk B . U.S. No. 1 Gardenside Brand. All Purpose Red Potatoes^. Basic for any Menu! T8Sf«3? .^SSsSS?*, .*®Bts». .iSSlSi. ............... . ..... * 1 49 Newfangled .1 0 Potato CH| P S 9-Oz. 4b. FRESH FRUITS VEGETABLES Sweet Potatoes^1 Crisp Cabi Fresh F -~-.io.49 e i=.*U9 ^ lb 27 e Jena! hcsri App|es^1?hal^. m ..^......r.".,..3 n,.. $ 1 3 for*! , Town House Raisins l? e Artii Great for ; Salad Perfect. Orange Juice !..!*« Srfwoy Purs Jo KO.. IB-Gal. . Btl. . 12-O. I ,,_ Bog 4 Golden Sweet Corn ... Full Ears! IT'S OVEN PROOF, DISHWASHER SAFE AND FADE PROOF! FEATURE OF THE WEEK: DINNER PLATE EACH CHOICE OF 2 PATTERNS! START YOUR SET TODAY' ·SUNBURST ·BOUQUET Ffesh Yogurt S_ Aluminum Foil Si. SodaCrackers£l r ^L Vienna Sausage ?±d. Paper Towels A±,ben t . ..3'c£«1 SS-Ff-i ,,,,, Roll A Full Center Curs , USDA Choice Beef »«»«»»«nLP« SAVE AT THESE LOW PRICES Or Fmh Skylark Hot Dog Buns Medium Size Ribs Sirloin Steak $|28 Si, $148 Lb. I CookedShrimp J±L. ?£· $] .09 ilic " H..H.48 1 | Ffsjh Water.,*, at,. LOW, LOW PRICES EVERY DAY 4fi. ne f Tin 35 C POTATO SALAD Lucerne Qualify Pfln»y finnrJ t ntfitn? M-Oz. Mrs. Wright's Delicious! 9'/!-Oz. Tins Liquid Cleaner Jf's Really tffedive! ..., IS-Oi. Ralston Purlna, 254b.! Everyday Low Price i ,.,,.Bag LOW, LOW PRICES EVERY DAY DISCOUNT HOME NEEDS Delicious Strawberry Preserves/ Empress Quality 1974C«.-l irj GOOD; Bush's Showboat, Canned Pork and Beans 14'/2-Oz. Tins Ozark Brand, £ven Burning Briquets? Picnic or Patio Perfect! 2Mb. SUPER SAVER Gold Medal Aur^yot* * J Enriched Rour- S-lfc. Bag LIAIJT ONE With $S,00 or Mere Additional Purchase Cream Shampoo DAIRY-DEL! FOOD VALUES «»«. Tuba T l . » Johnson 1 ! 7-Or. 4fl ff Brand ,,.,,,,,,. Bll. * I ««. BAKERY TREATS AT DISCOUNT FhdlM e cX-~ .,..'^-*2.49 Children'sAsplrinSSJS.... .'W n .jj.» r jiirMf^"^*** ra ^^ i4-0z.ji| "yp vCOaOlWII Ugh* Powder«,nww«ni.n Tin I ·/ 7 Tegrfn Shampooed..; ; i£ $ l .44 Marine Eye Drops 3^ ,,,._, ^ -- -- *- --.JplviMn's ,7-Oz, 61 grand ,,».,.. Bll. " . SofeA'ay ^longhorn...,,, FROZEN FOODS Lb. J « / Ub.2-0z. Safeway Brand 5-Grain Tablets .Cheese Food %^°L , ,j Cf6imChe856 l ^°w, e 1 Cheese Spreadt Rye Bread Skyla* OvenFmihl. e = C Delicious as a Topping J " b $1 Or Bel-air Fruit Pies! · laavn Ub.n 9.XM.IU...IHMWM'. lOdf V ^Sofeway ·a Pore Butter S rtght't tz-oi. rTc ...^ Pkg. S/ 1Mi 59t .. Pkg. lueame Ame/kant Pirt»nloorvi« , ..... i..ii.,itiiiii . · Honey Buns! CIKNAMON BREAD ... ^j^j Mrs/Wright's. Boke '"*"; j j M ana Serve Bread ',,,,,,, M1 i,,,,,l,Otrt it M Safettxry Brand Baked Goods are. OPEN'DATED FOR FRESHNESS! Delicious and Refreshng 6-Bottle Carton GET A IOAD OF THESE VAlUES AT SAFEWAY MICRIN PLUS Pancake Mix Hon9 * Jaefc Exlra Light MtXrw....... Krrft MiroslsWhip.. ^ Gorgle and Rinse. It's Really w.g.70 e Effettive! Snow Star Brand FROZEN Desserts! v«ft«*6ft»Mfr«e£4Afr Pqtio Frozen..,..,,, Kraft Cheese · lavoredsin91 ^ Onion or Jalipenoan. Banard Brand Our low Price.. w ' / Jorj 8-oz, i Tin- 12-Oz. $' Safeway Mouthwash P , Amber, Blue or Red..^.vCTM,^TM..M. 3*%**** Jfer^--- *-- Breo^Ge ms Mazola Margarine ; prade'A'Large f*yj ! ^They'refresM Yellow Quarters DelMon'te Blue Lake Canned Spinach SU8C1 ».' Flelsclimonn's ^61* JS78« ,3^*1 15^0.. 4| c - Tin 31* Mb. ©fi l/2r6ollon. , Curten THESE LOW PRICES EVERY DAY -pbr. Quafily Spread , ;.. Pkg. Scotch Treat. Florida Frozen 6-fo. Tins ti's Coneenfrafed.' WE ACCEPT USDAFOOD COUPONS! SAVE MONEY EVERY DAY AT SAFEWAY DISCOUNT WIRYDAY LOW PRICE; Lemonade^S... , ..6'^',' FrenchFriesS .._ Husli Puppies^. ,,...»,, Strawberries f r °ien RC^... 3{«» Manor Houie ««.,. Bel-air Waffles fe..^, 2 \. 29' a, (·············HUllK Northwest Arkansas TIMES, Wed., Aug. 28, 1974 » 29 Q. I keep hearing about Supplemental Security Income. In simple terms, what is this program? A. It is a federallyfinanced program that offers cash payments to supplement the income of certain needy individuals. Questions About Social Security Editor's Notes This column fs a joint otfoi't of public service by the TIMES and the Fayclleville Social Security Administration office. Mrs. Rose Newsome, district manager. Anyone having a question ahout social security is invited to send it to the Northwest Arkansas TIMES, 72701. All inquiries must be signed and should include address of sender. Names will not ba published. Q. Who can get cash payments under the Supplemental Security Income Law? A. The individual must be cither blind, disabled, or age 65 or older and in financial need. A. Are thera any requirements for payments of Supplemental Security Income benefits besides 'being FDlind, disabled, or over 65? A. Yes. Tliere is an Income test and what we call a resources test. A person must not have income or own property over certain amounts in order to qualify. The program Is designed to offer assistance only to persons who are in need and strict guidelines are established to determine who can get these payments and how much. Q. Where does the Government get the money to finance this Supplemental Security IncomeProgram? A, All f u n d s come from general revenues of the U.S. Treasury. Q. Are social security trust funds being used to make Supplemental Security Income payments? A. No. Social security trust funds are used only to pay social security claims and administrative costs of operating :he social security program. All benefit payments and administrative costs to operate, the laws are paid out of general revenue funds. Q. Can people who at present receive social security checks a l s o collect Supplemental Security Income payments? A. This depends on how much the social security benefits are and whether the claimant has other chargeable income. An individual who has chargeable income of as much ns $168 a rr|0nth"0r a couple- that has chargeable Income of $239 a month could not receive any payments. However, not all income is chargeable and anyone desiring more detail should contact his social security office promptly. Q. You are always urging people who feel they can qualify come to sign up promptly. What's the rush? A. There are several reasons. But perhaps the most important is that no payment can be marie for any month prior to the one during which a claim is signed. Waiting too long can result in loss of payments that can never he collected. Since this program is in operation to offer relief to certain people who are in need, they should make claims and collect as soon as possible. Sell Bonds And Preferred Slock LITTLE ROCK (AP) -- Arkansas Power Light Co. is seeking permission to sell $60 million in bonds iind to issua common and preferred stock valued at $30 million. APL presented the request to the state Public Servica Commission Tuesday. The transactions would provide cash for APH/'s construction program and increase Its permanent capital. APL's application expressed some misgivings about the market conditions for the transactions. It proposed to sell the first- mortgage bonds and 150.003 shares of preferred stock by competitive bidding, but the utility said it might request permission from the Securities and Exchange Commission to seek negotiated sales with underwriters because of the poor market conditions. The application said tha bonds might have to have terms different from tho.se of previous bond is.sups because of the market conditions. The. bonds, it said, would mature at periods ranging from five to 30 vears, depending on the market conditions just prior to the sale. APL proposed to issue a new series of preferred stock at 5100 par value. An issue of 150.100 shares would bring $15 million. APL said the market for preferred stock was so poor that it might not be able to sell all of the shares. M i d d l e South Utilities, APL's parent f i r m , would ouy the new issue of 1,2 million shares. APl plans to use the proceeds of the bond and slock sales to obtain cash for cons t r u c t i o n and extension of its facilities and lo refund soma short-term indebtedness.

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