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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 5, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta -Jolurday, Decembor 5, 1970 TH8 LETHBRIDGI HERALD 23 Livestock market report Lclhbridge Livestock Sales Monday to Friday: 720 cattle; 480 calves; hogs; 189 lambs. Same period last week: 551 cattle; 454 calves; hogs; 401 lambs. Same week 1969: 893 cattle; 664 calves; hogs; 150 lambs. SUMMARY Slaughter market uneven. Butcher steers closed 25 cents higher than last week. Heifers steady. Cows 50 cents lower. Re- placement cattle steady. Good stock calves sold strong, com- mon kinds barely steady to low- er. Slaughter steers opened strong with handyweight choice kinds to 30.70. As the week pro- gressed part of the early week steers closed at a practical top of 30.25. Steers over Ibs. and overfinished steers were discounted 1.00 to 2.00 per cwt. Slaughter cows opened steady but met an indifferent demand at the close to sell 50 cents low- er. Bulls steady. Butcher heif- ers were scarce but steady. Feeder steers and hcdfers steady. Good quality stock calves sold readily at strong prices. Buyers were more selec- tive on the lower grade calves with prices barely steady to 1.00 lower. SLAUGHTER CATTLE Steers: choice 29.50 to 30.25, good 28.50 to 29.50, medium 27.75 to 28.50. Heifers: choice 28 to 28.60, good 27.25 to 28, medium 25 to 27. Cows: good 19.50 to 20.50, me- dium 18.50 to 19.50, earners and cutters 15 to 18. Bulls: Goad 22.50 to 23.50. REPLACEMENT CATTLE AND CALVES Good heavy feeder steers over 900 IDS. 30 to 31.50. Good light stock steers 650 to 750 Ibs. 30 to 34. Good light stock steers 550 to 650 Ibs. 34 to 37.50. Good feeder heifers 28 to 32. Good stock steer calves un- der 400 Ibs. 41 to 43 lights to 44.50. Good stock steer calves over 400 Ibs. 39 to 42. FOR SALE 3 BEDROOM HOME-5 YEARS OLD 1152 sq. ft. SEMI DETACHED Bathrooms Large Kitchen OWNER TRANSFERRED PRICED FOR QUICK SALE MAKE US AN OFFER ON DOWN PAYMENT Please Phone 328-1523 2601 10th Avenue 'A' North and 2610 10th Avenue T North 2 bedroom split entry bungalows, featuring large family kitchen with eating area, wall-to-wall broadloom, high basement windows for economical completion of extra bed- rooms and recreation room roughed for double plumbing. Priced to sell at Approved Mortgage at Contact ART de GRAAF, Ph. 328-4927 NEXT WEEK AT FORT MACLEOD AUCTION MARKET LTD. TUESDAY, DECEMBER 8th FAT CATTLE Sell at 9.30 p.m. STOCKER and FEEDERS Sell at 1 p.m. ON OFFER THIS WEEK 600-HEAD-600 WEDNESDAY, DEC. 9th at 1 p.m. 550 STOCK COWS and BRED HEIFERS SELL AT FORT MACLEOD AUCTION MARKET HIGHLIGHTING 150 RISING TWO-YEAR-OLD HEIFERS, MOSTLY HEREFORD, FROM STAMPEDE CATTLE STATION LTD., STAVILY GUEST CONTRIBUTORS: Stan Kruszewslti, Claresholm; Walter Dumford, Grasmere; J. M. I. Charolais Ranches, Calgary; Elkriorn Ranch, Winder- mere; Mrs. M. Kapcsos, Glcnwood; William Glen, Pincher Creek. 285 cows bred Hereford 130 rising 2-year-old Heifers -bred Angus ANGUS 50 cows bred Angus 50 rising 2-year-old Heifers bred Angus CHAROLAIS 35 blood cows, A.I. Aiglon or Epagneul (Pickup Bulls Purebred Half French) AUCTIONEERS Ken Hurlburt, 274 Ted Newby, 41 Dnve MeNnb, 670 Keith Erdmann, 458 THURSDAY. DEC 10th at! p.m. CALF SALE 600-HEAD-600 Choice Quality Western Ranch Calves FOR INFORMATION AND LISTINGS CONTACT AUCTION MAHKETmi i sins Good stock heifer calves 33.50 o 36.50, lightweights to 37.30. Bred sows and gilts 28 to 57.50 per head. Good lambs 24 to 24.50. Good ecder lambs 25 per cwt. Macleod Livestock FORT MACLEOD On offer [or the week, cattle and :alves. Market was strong on all :lasses cows and feeders. 15 SLAUGHTERS One load pound steers 29.40. One load 889 pound hei- ers 29. Few lighter steers 29 to 30. Good cows 20.50 to 21.60 medium 19 to 20.23. Caniiers and cutters 15 to 18, shelly kinds 9 to 12; medium bulls 21.20 to 21.75. Sold too were 388 stockers and feeders: good feeder steers 750 to 830 pounds, 33 to 34.60 ighter weights to 35.50. Medium, including holsteias, 28 to 30. Good feeder heifers sold 29 to 30 with sales to 31.50; medium 27 to 28.60, good feeder cows 20 to 22.50, leifery kinds 23 to 25.60; plain o medium 17 to 19. JALVES Good steers 40 to 42; light- weights to 43.50; medium steers and good heavy weights 36 to 39. Good heifers 34 to 35.50 with lighter weights to 36.50 and medium and gooc leavyweights 30 to 33. Sold too were 492 stock cows and bred heifers. Good quality cows and heifers 295 to 330 dol- ars a head with medium 260 to 285; plain down to 230. Bond prices Supplied by Doherty Roadhouse and McCualg Bros, GOVERNMENT OF CANADA 10NDI GOVERNMENT OF CANADA GUARANTIED BONDS CBH. Hoi. Bid Asked 6 Apr. 1, '71 99.85100.60 Sent. 1, '72 98.25 99.0C 5Vi% Oct. 1, '75 97.00 93.W 8 Jly 1, '78 105.25 106.75 Sept. 1, '83 79.00 80.5r Perp. 3% Sept. 15 39.75 43.2, Oct 1, '86 107.50 109.W Apr. 1, '75 99.25 100.2. Jul. 1, '75 103.75 103.2" Sept. I, '92 80.75 83.2 HIOVINCIAl Ontario 7 '88 88.25 90.75 Ont Hyd 9 '94 105.75 108.2 Alberta Vh% '90 105.25 Man Hyd 9 '90 105.75 Sask '88 88.75 ACT 8 '74 99.75 Man Tel 8 '74 99.75 INDUSTRIAl Abitibi 754% Abitibi Alta Gas B.C. Tel Bell Cdn 9 CP Sec CPH Gulf Cdn 8V2% Hud Bay 9Vi% Imp Oil Int Nickel Indust Ac 914% Labatt 954% Mas Fer Noranda 954 1ST and C Simpsons Sears Ac Traders Tr Cdn P 10% '87 83.25 85.75 '90 102.25 104.75 '90 102.25 104.75 '90 103.75 105.25 '89 104.25 105.75 '90 99.25101.75 '89 102.25 104.75 '89 100.75 103.25 '89 103.25 105.75 '89 101.25 103.7D '90 102.25 104.75 '92 102.50 '90 100.75 103.2! '80 99.25 '90 101.25 103.7 '91 102.23 104.7o '89 101.25 103.7 '90 103.25 105.7 '90 99.25 101.7 '90 102.25 105.7 CONVERTIBLES Acklands '88 76.75 81.2 Alta G Tr TA% '90 120.75 125.2 Cons Gas 5te% '89 89.75 92.2 Dynasty 7 '87 64.75 75.2 Peace R '83 29.75 35.2 Scur Bain 7V4% '88 89.75 95.2 Tr Cdn P 5 '89 91.75 94.2 West Tr C 5V4% '88 77.75 82.2 IN EDMONTON Stay At The RIVIERA THE HOTEL WITH MORE TO OFFER For your convenience in making reservations Call long Distance and for ZEnith 0-7255 At no cost to youl IVIERA MOTOR HOTEL 5359 Calgary Trill Edmonton, Alberta Phone: (403) 434-3431 Telex; 037-2610 There were head of live- lock sold this week at Perlich 3ros. Auction Market Ltd. Re- ceipts included 832 cattle, 5M rags and 27 sheep. The cattl- market was active on Giiawa tveekly livestock report OTTAWA (CP) Cattle iveries at the 10 public stock- ards from Monday to Thurs- Jay this week at head vere about fewer than ast week and in the corres- Donding week a year ago, the agriculture department report- ed Friday. There were only 313 head of oeef cattle exported to the United States last week, brmg- ng the Mate total to lead compared with luring the same period of a year ago. Supplies of cattle at public markets were below last week and trading on most classes and grades of butchers con- tinued under pressure. Steer prices varied from 50 cents ligher to lower, and heifers rom 50 cents higher to 50 cents lower for the week. Cows and bulls were steady at lower. Feeder cattle and lock calves met a good de- mand at steady prices. Veal and butcher calves were mam- y unchanged. Hog prices were ower at all centres and good ambs varied from 50 cents ugher to as much as lower. Choice steers Montreal 30.50 o 31.75; Toronto 31 to 32; Win- nipeg 29-50 to 30.50; Saskatoon 2850 to 29.75; Edmonton 29.50 o 30; Calgary 30.25 to 30.90. Good heifers: Montreal 24.50 o 25; Toronto 28 to 29; Win- nipeg 27 to 28; Saskatoon 25 to 27; Edmonton 27 to 28; Calgary 27.25 to 28.25. Good cows: Montreal 21.25 to 23; Toronto 20.50 to 21.50; Win- nipeg 21 to 22; Saskatoon 19.50 o 20.50; Edmonton 19 to 20; Calgary 20.50 to 21.50. Good feeder steers: Toronto 31 to 35; Winnipeg 30 to 35; Saskatoon 29 to 35; Edmonton 30 to 36; Calgary 29 to 37.20. Good and choice veal calves: Montreal 40 to 45; Toronto 33 to 42; Winnipeg 44 to 48; Ed- monton 35 to 38. Basic hogs: Toronto 25.40 to Winnipeg 23.15 to 24.55; Saskatoon 22.50 to 23.25; Ed- monton 23.30 to 23.30 to 24.25. Taber Livestock TABEK On offer at the Prairie Livestock Ltd. at this weeks sale were 996 head of livestock consisting of 852 eat- !e and 144 hogs. Trade was ac- ive on a reasonably steady market. Cows were 50 cents tronger. Bulls steady. Good earling feeder steers and hei- fers 25 cents stronger. Steer and leifer calves a little easier, weight and quality considered. Veaner hogs steady. Light eeder bogs steady. Stock cows and bred heifers 240 to 290; good butcher cows 21 to 22.40; fair to medium mtcher cows 18.50 to 20.75; eeder cows 21 to Bulk 22 to 23.50. Good yearling feeder steers 33 to'35.50; fair to medium eeder steers 31.50 to 32.75; good yearling feeder heifers 30 to 31.90; fair to medium 28.75 to 29.75, Good steer calves under 400 bs. 42.50 to 44. Over 400 Ibs 37.50 to 42. Good heifer calves under 400 Ibs. 34.50 to 36.25. Over 400 Ibs 32.50 to 34.25. Weaner hogs 6 to 12; ligh feeder hogs 12 to 18; heavj 'eeder hogs 22 to 35.50. H. H. Smith Ltd. Customs Broker EDMONTON 42-97560 KINGSGATE W.424-5458 f CALGARY 263-80501 1 LETHBRID6S 328.8141 COUTTS Phone 344-3851 Perlich livestock report all olasscs of feeder cattle and calves. Feeder cows continue o sell strong to local buyers. There were very few fat cattle and cows on offer and they sold steady. All classes of hogs sold steady to strong to local and out of province buyers. Price quotations were as follows: SLAUGHTER CATTLE: Choice steers none on of- fer; medium heifers 26.50 to 27.10; good cows 19 to 20.10. REPLACEMENT CATTLE: Steers 650 to 775 Ibs. 35 to 36.60; steers 800 to 950 Ibs. 30 to 33; holstein feeder steers 750 to 900 Ibs. 27 to 33.50; light- er steers selling higher. Stock steer calves under 400 Ibs. 42 to 44.10; stock steer calves 400 :o 550 Ibs. 38 to 42; plainer leer calves 36 to 39 depending n weight and quality. liiefer calves under 400 Ibs. 4 to 36.80; Heifer calves 400 500 Ibs. 33 to 35.50; Feeder raw.', 20 to 22.25 with ome sales higher on young ightweights; A few bred cows old at 280. IOCS: Weaner hogs 10 to 11.50; light Beef futures WINNIPEG (CP) There was moderate trade at the Win- nipeg live beef futures market Friday with several trades ex- ecuted at current levels to 10 points down. Open High Low Close Jan 29.80 29.80 Mar 29.90 29.90 29.75 29.75 May 29.90 29.90 29.75A 29.75A PRAIRIE LIVESTOCK LTD. SALE EVERY MONDAY AT 1 p.m. Let Us Take the Worry Out of Your Livestock Sales our contacts with professional order_ buyers, plus your early consignment, means top prices for youl BARNWEU MUTUAL TELEPHONE AUCTION SALE TUESDAY, DECEMBER 8th at 1 p.m. AT BARNVWLl, ALBERTA Just East of Elevators on offer 500 TELEPHONE POLES 69 TELEPHONES 75 MILES OF WIRE__________________ STOCK COW and BRED HEIFER SALE Thursday, December 10th at 1 p.m. at LIVESTOCK MARKET, TABER PRAIRIE LIVESTOCK LTD. (FORMERLY HANDLEY-JENSEN LIVESTOCK LTD.) PHONE 223-3921, TABER DAY OR NIGHT Auctioneer: JOHNNY CHARITON lie. 293 Sales Manager GARY JENSEN SOUTHERN ALBERTA RANCHERS STOCK COW and BRED HEIFER SALE 1000 HEAD TOP QUALITY RANCHER CATTLE ALL PREGNANCY EXAMINED MONDAY, DECEMBER 14th at 1 p.m. GORDON SCOVILLE RAYMOND 100 Hereford Heifers bred to Angus and Hereford Bulls. HARSNAY RANCH LETHBRIDGE 100 Crossbred Heifers bred to Angus Bulls. HARSNAY RANCH LETHBRIDGE SO Hereford Crossbred Cows. SCOTT SALMON MILK RIVER 100 Hereford Heifers bred to Angus Bulls. 15 Hereford Heifers bred to Limousin PETER DEGENSTIEN LOMOND 15 Hereford Cows bred to Charolais. This sale is limited to 1000 head List your stock cows KEN MCNIGHT DUCHESS 30 Hereford Cows bred to Hereford Bulls. ALEX NAGY COALDALE 100 Hereford Cows bred to Hereford and Angus Bulls. FRANK SEFOK WRENTHAM 55 Angus Cows. 20 Angus Heifers bred to Angus Bulls, HIDDEN BEAR RANCH ANDROSSEN, ALBERTA 80 Hereford Heifen bred to RODDEN MURRAY NEW DAYTON 45 Angus Crossbred bred to Angus and Charolais Bulls. listed to date are 600 head ond bred heifers now. SALE CONDUCTED AT PERLICH BROS. AUCTION MARKET LTD. 3 miles east and mile south of lethbridge on Highway 3 P.O. BOX 1057 LETHBRIDGE PHONE 328-3951 weaners 6.25 to 9.75; feeders under 100 Ibs. 14 to 18.50; feed- ers over 100 Ibs. 19 to 30.50; Good bred sows and gilts 65 to 70; medium bred sows and gilts 40 to 55. BABY COWS: 14 head of milk cows sold from 225 to 325. Baby calves 60 to 67.50. GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY! ALLSTATE Require! SALES AGENTS To continue its growth in the Lethbridge area. Allstate Is Canada's largest Auto Insurance Company Our Sales agents carry a full line of protection, Lift Health Auto Home-Owner! Tennanli Boat! Fleetl Busines. Insurance This Is called The Multi-Line Concept and it offerl our sales agents more selling opportunities every day. The men most suited to this career are married, nave at least a high school education, own a cor, have lived o eas! one year in the general area ond truly ,eek en opportunity to achieve a high degree of success through their individual efforts. Promotional potential h Important due to our rapid growth Allstate offers a 5 week training program with 3 of these at our training school in Toronto. Income is tin- limited but our newer agents have reached over n their first year. We provide a contract with a monthly guarantee thot extends over years. THIS IS NOT A DRAWI Our benefit program is the finest In the world and It Includes a share of profits for you and your 'family i security. Are you a salesman looking for ci challenging career that will provide financial growth? Do you want a professional career in sales? Please send complete resume to Allstate Insurance In confidence today for more information toi JERRY SIEMENS 524 17th Avenue S. W. CALGARY, ALTA. THE STOCKMAN'S MARKET SOUTHOLM FARMS 10th ANNIVERSARY PRODUCTION SALE Mon., Dec. 7th 12 Noon 60 FEMALES 6 BULLS TUESDAY-! :00 P.M. HOGS SHEEP DAIRY CATTLE SPECIAL 20 HEAD OF BRED EWES We Are Assembling Market Hogs Monday thru Friday LARGE LUMBER AUCTION TUESDAY, DEC. 8th Following the Hog Sale BOARD FEET Jx4, 2x6, 2x8, 2x10, 4x6, 4x1, 6x6, 1x6, 1x8, 1x10 Rough and Planed Various lengths LAST SPECIAL CALF SALE OF THE SEASON Wednesday, Dec. 9 p.m. 500 HEAD 500 List Your Calvei Early. Ai then are specially advertised and promoted sales. REGULAR CATTLE SALES THURS.-l P.M. Stacker Feeder and Fat Cattle BRED HEIFER AND STOCK COW SALE MON., DEC. 14-1 p.m. Limited to 1000 Head Listed to date 600 head LIST YOUR STOCK COWS AND BRED HEIFERS EARLY TUESDAY, DEC. 15 Included in regular sale are 108 HAMPSHIRE AND DUROC HOGS fram Hygrade Livestock ltd. Consisting of bred Gilts. Breeding Boars, Weaner and Feeder siie hogs suitable for herd replacements. SPECIAL NOTICE For Christmas Season Sales regular Thursday Sales will be held on Wednes- doy, Dec. 23rd and 30th. List your cattle early for these two special year-end sales. Make Plans Now For The Marketing Of Your Livestock PERLICH BROS. AUCTION MARKET LTD. totaled In th. hub cf Southern Alberto's livestock Industry 3 mile, cast of l.thbridge on Highway 3 and n V, mile loulh. PHONE DAY OR NIGHT 328-3951 BOX 1057, LETHBRIDGE ;