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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 21, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta 18 LETHBRIDGE HERALD Wednesday, August 21, 1974 TSE industrial climb continues TORONTO (CP) Prices on the Toronto stock market were fractionally higher in moderate mid morning trading todav The industrial index wideh -based indicator of market trend 06 to 176 98 and western oils 06 to 163 35 Golds Jell 5 37 to 498 70 and base metals 43 to 76 17 Volume 11am 416 000 shares compared with 282 000 shares at the same time Tuesdav Declines outnumbered ad- vances 116 to 81 with 163 issues unchanged Alberta Gas Trunk A rose li to Aquitame '4 to Bell Canada '4 to and Koval Bank >j to Montreal Trust Home Oil A to and United Corp B to Campbell Red Lake was down 1 to Falconbndge Copper to and Dynasty 4 Sherntt gained to and Madsen seven cents to 49 United Canso was up 'i to i Trans Can eight cents to 85 cents and Oakwood four cents to 01 Dividends Market trends (P PIKCS wen mixtd in light trading on tilt Momital SUnk t vhangi todds olunu it 1 JO i tn 180 200 sharts compared 462 800 shares at tht sanit lime lutMin banks rtmauitd un hanged at i4 papers rost 1" tt in dustriaN Ib to 18990 tnt 101 iposi e 14 to 180 ll> and utilities t i Ub si Bink 1'rmim i il uiddd rust to sU to yj md II Inter national 's to 51 sptt issues haltonbndgt (opixr till to ilttr lidding 9 "00 sh i-o IP Prices were mixed in light lidding on the Stock l-xthingt t i iv I irst h mr u is 112 bl shaits 'n the Industrials Industries unthmgtd u 08 jn UK) shares In ht t nnts Biniu Httl was up (II it i jn i t ir Hog prices HJMONTON P Prites to 11 in provided the Hog Priljti-s Mirktting Board Tttsdu s pntts in brat kt Is tdrnonton on )i ill dlearx -n i2 28 Rtd Deer >0 11 92 d ande Praine Nil )0 U7 I Itivdmin Ur Nil 4982 I-dirutu id 10 S4 hurt Mat It Nil (h HOLS si Id t II i m 1 i Hogs 44 Sous dvtr igt 2" 70 Beef futures wiNNIPr-1, P I iv beef (mures Stpt ill illN Ni v oil TON Ian ol) DON Mondiv v limn Notontratts SHORT TERM FINANCING AVAILABLE and OVER Preferred Finance Corp Ltd 6012 Centre Street South Calgary Alberta Phone 253 0196 In the oils Williams Lreek was up out hall ittnt it 09'. on 7 500 shares On the turb xttiange volume was 12 )IKI shaits Brtnt E xplorations was up 01 at 44 on i iOO sh ires NtW Gloom over ttonomit prospttis regained its grip on ihe stotk nidrket todav pushing putts sharplv lower again alter a mild mil shortlived technical idllv on 1 ut sdav Iht noon Dow Jontsavtiagt ot 30in dust 11 ils w is down 9 11 to i4 and lostis led gaii eis bv 43 in quiet ti iding on the Ntw Stotk Ex t hangt ilvsts n ]Ud that -.tilers moved in Put sd iv s upswing failed to irrv over into e irlv trading todav PoLiioid the s most active issut till itosl9 Iht cornpanv said I tte 1 H began living oil some t mplov 11 s tender a decision announced list m mth to sirtatnlme oper iti ins On tht in Stock txchange Iht m irkt t v iluc mtkx uas down 21 to "4 17 Othir issiits on tht s most it live li-t im'uded ofl 1 s to Ml i liOOOO-shait blotk traded at sl2 Point plus losers in the glamor group nit lu Itti Digit il I quipment down 2 'i s-q IBM to Walt Disntv 1 t) sjr, and Texas In trumtnts I' to s7-j'z l-idtriud Department stores rtsisttd tht market tiend edging up to Tht tompanv reported higher sttond quartu earnings Tht s tomposite index of all its listed onini in stocks was down 39 tt it> 9' Svnttx tht volume leader on the u is down to S37 Rilev Co d -111 on nevs ot sharplv high t ipt i itmf, e irnmgs lor the vear i ndid lunt )0 ng tnadian issues on the Dorm Mines tell i to and Into to in rost s t i SiO i and Seagrams I s (I while remained l nt h mgt d at Dollar value MONIRr U P L S dollar in tt rim ut amdian lunds at noon todav w is up 1 -in it SO 19 25 Pound sterl mt w is up I 20 at s2 27 i 20 In Ntw 'i irk tht inadi in dollar w is Jown 1 ill at >1 02 29 100 Pound sit rlitiL w is up 1 10 at '2 U 7 20 CANADIAN PRESS (orpoiation dividends quaiterK unless otherwise noted Canada Packers I Id class il cents class D 187 tents both pavable Oct 1 record bept b Capital Dynamics Ltd seven cents bept 13 record Aug 30 Enheat Ltd, cents Oct 3! record Sept 30 Huskv Oil Ltd 25 cents Nov 29 record iNov 1 International Telephone and Telegraph Corp 38 cents L S funds an increase of three cents Oct 1 record 23 Eastern Canada Savings and loan Co 15 cents Ot t 1 record Sept 31 4cres Ltd five cents 7 20-per cent ptd series A 90 cents both pavable Oct 15 record Sept 24 Bethlehem Copper Corp Ltd class 15 cents class B 12 75 cents both initial since redassification both pavable Sept 20 record Sept 1 Canadian General Securities Ltd class ID cents class B 15 cents both pavable Oct 1 record Sept 6 Economic Investment Trust Ltd 10 cents Sept 30 record Sept 13 Huskv Oil Ltd 6 per cent pfd series 75 cents Ott 1 record Sept 3 b percent ptd series B ?D centi Sept 30 record Sept 3 Earnings Bv THE CANADIAN PRESS I AC Ltd six months ended June 30 1974 S10709000 82 cents a share 1973 000 81 cents Fveepnte Products Ltd six months t ndt d June 30 1974 000 45 5 cents d share 197 i 000 41 j cents Maplex Management and Holdings Ltd six months ended Ji "e iO 1974 000 37 b cents a share 197! si72 000 452 cents MclnUrc Mines Ltd six months tnded lune 30 1974 !70 000 i2 21 a shire S27i Acres Ltd six months ended June 30 1974 81' 000 91 cents a share 1971 SI 9ob 000 99 cents Alberta Natural Gas Co Ltd six months ended June 30 1974 160 000 97 tents a share 1973 88 cents Alpa Industries Ltd vear ended June 30 1974 SI %6 000 II b7 a share 197 i 51 213 000 SI 17 Belgium Standard Ltd six months tnded June 30 1974 18 cents a share 1973 892 nine cents Calgary Power Ltd six months ended June 30 1974 77b 000 22 a share 1973 3b2 000 5 per cent >enes A 37'2 tents 21bpld -.tries B j4 cents, all pas able Oct 1 let old Sept b Canadian General Investments Ltd tents plus ai extra of 10 centi Sept Ib it'iord Aug tO Debhold Canada Ltd, b' 4 per cent series B SI %25 Sept 1 record Aug 20 and Merchants Trust Co Ltd fuc tints Sept 27 record Sept 13 Ford Motor Co of Canada Ltd 85 cents Ib record Aug 23 Indal Canada Ltd 20 cents Sept 1 ruorii 19 International Paper Co oO tents, U S lunds an increase of 12'i cents ptd Si both pavable Sept IT rciord Vug 23 andCo Ltd, 15 cents Sept Ib record 30 The last dividend payment was made on Dec 15 1971 in the amount ol 15 cents Third Canadian General Investment Trust Ltd 30 cents semi annualh an mtrease of live cents Sept 13 record Aug 29 1st pfd bt't cents Oct 15 record Sept 30 60 1974 PINTO 2 DOOR 4 cylinder, 4 speed with value option package Color it red and clearing out 10 FOR WE RUN A VENT superior Sfe ma tars The One Best Deal" TABER, ALBERTA PHONE 223-3537 Stocks Miscellaneous Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal MIDLAND DOHFRTY LIMITED WESTERN OILS AND MINES Afton Mines 4 30 Albany Oil 29 Alta East Gas 4 40 Alminex 4 60 Asamera Ashland Oil 7 00 BP Canada 13 00 Brenda Mines 5 00 Cda Southern 2 60 Cdn Export Gas 2 40 Cdn Homestead 3 60 Cdn Ind Qas 600 Cdn Long Island 15 Cdn Superior 37 00 Chieftan Dev 5 50 Dome Pete 23 00 Dynasty 8 25 Ft Reliance 22 Giant Mascot 65 Gibraltar Mines 7 Granisle 1000 Grt Plains 34 75 Grt Cdn Oil 6 25 Lochiel Explor 1 26 Lytton Minerals 1 36 North Cdn Oil 3 30 Numac Oil PanCdn Pete 9 Pan Ocean 9 50 Petrol 1 30 Pinnacle 28' Place Gas 29 Ponder 50 Ranger Oil 18 25 Scurry Rain 19 25 Seibens 9 Spooner 27 Total Pete 6 50 Ulster Pete 76 United Canso 11 87 2 West Pete 2 90 United Canso 11 87 2 West Pete 2 90 West Decalta 5 00 MISCELLANEOUS INDUSTRIALS Acres Ltd 6 25 Aquitame 1987 2 BC Sugar C 12 50 Block Bros 3 00 Canbra Foods 2 70 Cdn Pac A 27 00 Cdn Pac Inv 1387'z Caning A Pfd 17 12 2 Carling B Pfd 20 50 Com Capital 1 90 Crest Forest 3 25 Crowsnest Indus 21 00 Falcon Copper 9 50 F M Trust 4 25 Genstar 1700 Home Oil A 3000 Home Oil B 29 00 Hudson Bay 14 Hud Bay Oil 2600 Hugh Russell C 68 50 Husky Oil Husky Oil B Pfd 33 00 Husky Oil E War 5 75 Inter Pipe War 2 20 Inter S 8 P 15 12 2 Kaiser Res 4 05 Kaiser Res War 1 62 Loblaw C Pfd 24 37 Magnasonics 2 00 Pacific Pete 1775 Pacific West Air 13 37'2 Pe Ben Oilfield Ramer Inc Royal Trust Sandvvell Teledyne Tnmac West Minerals Weston A Pfd Whitepass 435 2 62 vz 1950 575 400 4 15 80 4800 650 PIPELINE STOCKS Alta Gas A 1175 Alta Gas Pfd 54 00 Alta Nat Gas 1800 Gaz Metro 5 75 Gaz Metro A 55 00 Inland Nat Gas 1300 N C Gas 9 75 N C B Pfd 1900 Pac Gas Trans 8 25 Tr Cda Pipe 9 Tr Cda A Pfd 51 25 Tr Cda B 29 75 Tr Cda Pipe War 88 West Trans West Trans Wa' 2 00 CALGARY Acroll 30 Barons Oil 06 North Continental 02 Western Warner 29 VANCOUVER MINES Bathurst Norsemmes 89 Cima Resources 70 Dankoe 2 50 Davenport 17 Lornex 7 05 Northair Mines 1 73 Primer 04 2 Pyramid 07 Silver Standard 1 24 Valley Copper 5 90 INDUSTRIALS Key Industries 06 Wardair 1 45 OILS August Petroleum 24 Plains Pete 13 Stampede Intl Res 62 MUTUAL FUNDS All Cdn Compound 508 553 All Cdn Dividend 5 31 5 77 All Cdn Ventures 2 54 2 76 Amer Growth Fund 3 69 4 05 AGf Special 1 85 Cdn Invest Fund 411 450 Eaton Commonwealth 1151 Eaton Leverage 2 68 Eaton Intl Venture 493 Corp Investors b J1 5 84 Corp Inv Stock Fund 3 93 4 32 Dreyfus Fund U S 810 888 Great Pacific 3 96 4 34 Group Income Shares 2 58 Growth Equity 5 65 6 20 Inv Growth Fund 1006 1099 Investors Mutual 4 80 5 24 Mutual Accum 531 584 Nat Resources 3 87 4 25 N W Cdn 467 5 13 N W Growth 3 67 4 03 Principal Growth 343 381 Provident Mutual 6 23 Royfund 5 00 521 Templeton Growth 6 62 7 25 United Accum 377 414 Universal Savings 6 97 7 66 Univest 5 43 5 97 Vanguard 431 472 Toronto mines, industrials (Supplied by Richardson Securities ot Canada) MINES Acme 08 'A Advocate Asb 1 30 Akaitcho 1 72 Bralorne 1 32 Broulan 51 Bethlehem A 1062VZ Bovis 1 40 Brunswick 3 90 Can NW Land 3 40 Canada Tung 410 Cassiar 6 25 Central Pat 95 Chimo 1 15 Conwest 3 35 Cons Rambler 2 81 Com Lake 17 Cochenour 1 35 Craigmont 4 45 Dickenson Mines 8 87 2 Denison Mines 42 75 D Eldona 36 Dome Mines 56 25 Discovery Mines 1 55 East Malartic 5 50 East Sullivan 2 51 Falconbndge 35 75 Frobex 16' 2 First Maritimes 41 Giant Y K 12124 Granduc 1 90 Hollmger A 25 00 Hudson Bay A 1775 Hydra Ex 70 Iron Bay 5 00 ISO 1 16 Joliet Quebec 21 Kerr Addison 11 75 Key Anacon Labrador 29 75 Lake Shore 5 Langis Silver 10 Madsen R L 1 46 Malartic G F 1 60 Martin McNeely 29 Maclntyre 28 00 Meta 13 Midrim Intern Mogul 4 50 NuWest Homes 5 50 New Athona 22 New Calumet Noranda 37 50 Northgate 4 60 Norlex 24 Pine Point 30 Placer Dev 1775 Pax Exp 1 40 Quebec Man 16 Rayrock 90 Radiore 21 Rio Algom 28 25 Roman Corp 8 75 Sherritt Gordon 8 62Vz Steep Rock 1 29 Sunnmgdale 5 00 Tek Corp A 3 00 Texmont 16 United Canso 11 621? Western Mines 2 36 WH Copper Mines 3 20 Wright Hargreaves 2 25 Willroy 1 95 Windfall Yeliowknife Bear 2 60 Zenmac INDUSTRIALS Abitibi 11 62 i Alcan 29 2 Alqoma Steel 27 00 Atco Ind 1250 Agra Ind 5 Bell Tel 43 25 Brascan A 13 BC Tel 50 25 Burns BC Forest BC Sugar Bow Valley Ind Cable CAE Ind Cal Power Canbra Foods Can Cellulose Carling O Keefe Chemcell Coron Credit CWN Gas Pfd Cdn Ind Cdn Marconi Cdn Vickers Chrysler CPR Cominco Cons Bathurst Cons Gas Dist Seagrams Dom Bridge Domtai Dom lextile Dom Stores Dome Pele Dofasco Glen Mobile Grt Cdn Oil Gen Motors Grt Lakes Paper Gulf Oil Greyhound Hawker Sid Hiram Walker A Huron Erie Imperial Oil A Imasca A Int Nickel Int Pipe Inv Grp A IU Intl I AC Ltd Jannock Kaps Kel Douglas A Laurentide Loeb Loblaw A Metropolitan Massey Ferg McMill Floed Moore Corp Molsons A Molsons B Nachurs North Cent Peyto Power Corp Price Co Rothmans Shell CDA Simpsons Simp Sears Steel Car A Selkirk A Texaco Trad Grp A Trans Mtn Pipe Trans Can Pipe Union Carbide Union Gas Union Oil United Siscoe Versatile Mfg Wesldel Nova Scotia Royal Tor Dom 1075 12 00 19 62 z 14 62 i 11 00 7 62 2 22 25 2 70 5 00 2 35 5 62 2 3 35 8 25 22 12 2 2 85 14 00 1325 1350 27 75 27 50 1425 29 12 z 4025 25 50 9 37 2 1350 23 00 27 87 i 2 90 587 2 39 00 1962'2 2687 2 1550 5 37 2 38 00 19 25 29 00 23 50 25 87 13 25 6 25 11 12 2 1487 2 5 25 217 4 70 7 00 2 80 6 8 50 14 24 75 43 75 19 00 18 00 4 90 9 3 80 10 62' 2 1362 2 11 50 1375 6 75 29 75 11 00 33 00 9 75 13 9 25 7 50 8 00 3 90 4 70 1925 l 00 28 25 34 25 New York (Supplied by Richardson Securities of Canada) Amr T S T 4237% Woolworth 1225 Anaconda 22 25 Westmghousp Elec 11 87 Beth Steel 3050 US Steel 456? Chrysler 1362'j Gen Tel Elec 2000 Comsat 25 50 TORONTO AVERAGES Dupont 20 Industrials 176 52 down 40 General Motors 40 20 Golds 495 26 down 8 81 Gulf 1862W 10 Base Metals 75 97 down 63 Int Harvester 2087% 15 Western Oils 16263 down 66 Kenn Copper Volume 713 000 Montgomery Ward 2662% NEW YORK AVERAGES Sears 6425 20 Industrials 718 88 down 8 76 Exxon 6962% 20 Rails 150 03 down 30 Texas Gulf 2775 15 Utilities 65 66 down 47 Texas Co 2437% 65 Stocks 21971 down 1 96 Wix Corporation 11 37% Volume 2 870 000 UK AOU (AI'i Heuvv selling in the last hour tuined must (arm (ommoditv futures sharplv lower on the Board ot 1 rade' 1 ue-sdav with limit det lines legistered in sov beans sovbtan oil arid meal torn and oats futuies Wheat I u t u i e's which had maintained a gain ol 13 cents through noon also tell sharplv on a loss of nearlv 10 ctnls I hi- silling in tin sovbean complex mirkid the fourth straight limit detline1 loi some sovbean options Sovbean oil and oats were down the limit foi the second straight dav and meal lor tht tirst time this week Sov beans lost 20 cents a bushel oil 100 points or one cent a pound meal a ton corn 10 cents a bushel and oats six cents Prolit taking was the principal reason loi the selloff but it vvas spaiked bv some private trade reports that inditated that crops had responded lavorable to rams m recent davs in the Middle There also was some eoncc'rii that the gotern merit might impose some kind of txpoit restrictions il there are anv prospec ts for low el t rop produc lion Prolit taking also was a fat toi in the liquidation holders ol long positions I hue was some tiade feeling also that tommodaies weie in an overbought position tht t lost sovbeans wcredown the limi' of 20 tents a bushel 7 28 hit ago wheat 2 to 9 lower September 42) coin down 10 cents September 3 D4J i and oats six cents September Ibl dram quoations Fuesdav Wheat Sep 4 23 Dec 4 37 Mar 4 49 Mav 4 45 Jul 4 20 Coin Sep 3 54'4 Dec 348 Mar 352'. Mav 353 i Jul 3 04 Oats Sepl bl Det 1 b8'2 Marl 73 Mav I 75 Winnipeg grain (CPi Vancouver rapeseed was as much as 20 cents in light trading at the open todav on the Winnipeg Commoditv Exchange rve and corn were down shghtlv and other grains were inactive Opening prices Thunder Bav rapeseed Oct Nov Dec and Mav not open V ancouver rapeseed Sept 20 lower 82b Nov 20 lower 8 Ob Jan 18Ji lower 8 02 March 20 lower 7 82'i Max Oct Dee and Mav not open 1 fed wheat Oct Dec Mav and Julv not open Corn Dec four lower i 69 March Mav and Julv not open Barlev Oct two lower 3 20 Dec Mav and Julv not open Oats Oct Dec Mav and Julv not open Gold futures iCPi Gold futures t S lunds Winnipeg (omniodiU t- xt hange 400 ounce contracts Jan Ibb 00 It 17210 Julv 7b 178 30B Oct 75 184 75B Mondav s volume 117 contrails 100 ounce contracts H620B Nov 74 161 30 I- eh 71) Ib7 90B Mav 75 174 00 73 180 20B Mondav s volume 40 tontiacts Uvt Oct not open Dec 1' 2 70 Mav and Julv not open Grain quotes Mondav Lakehead) High Low Flax Oct 1109 1105 Dec MaV Rapeseed Thunder Bav Oil Nov Dec Mav Rapeseed Vancouver Sep 894Ji 846 837', 826 Jan 835 820J4 Mar 814 802' i Corn (basis Montreal) Dec 376 373 Mar 377'2 373 Mav Jlv Rye Oc t 285 278 Dec 278'2 271Ji Mav 284 277'.: Jlv Barlev Oct 328-1. 322 Dec 320 313 323'2 319 Jlv Oats Oct 193'2 191 Dec Mav Jlv Feed Wheat Oct 420 418 Dec Mav Tl, ___ ___ 4 lower (basis Close 1105 1095 1081 1070 819 805 802 812 846 82b 820'i 802'! 373 377 377'. 389 281 27P, 277' 284 322 313' 319 325 191'. 194 193 193 418 415 422 42b Currencies Bv THF CANADIAN PRESS Australia dollai 1 4700 Denmark kroner 1680 Bermuda dollar 1 01 1-rance frilc 14i9 (.trmanv mark !870 trimn 1900 India ruptt 1270 hm i rcnmmhi 001545 Toronto Stock Exchange Indexes June 1974 i n o n U-, _ _ -200 fl 1 Golds; 10 U 17 21 24 28 Indexes down Industrial index on Toronto Stock Exchange started the month of June at 187.53, dropped 4 14 to finish the month at 18339 Base metals fell 198 through the month to finish at 78 96 while golds gained 434 to close at 41981 Western Oils dropped 702 to 17860 from 18562 (5 year term) to 4 year term: GUARANTEED SAVINGS CERTIFICATES Interest payable monthly, quarterly, semi-annually or compounded to maturity. Member Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation Depositors can purchase Olympic coins FARMERS MERCHANTS TRUST Phone 328-5548 ueposnors Fm 309 7th Street S., Lethbridge ;