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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 8, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta '99 The HeraW- Business other TSE stocks lower at mid-session Stocks M iscellaneous Montreal by WESTERN OILS AND MINES Afton Minus Albany Oil .44 Alta East Gas 6.25 Almiriex Asamera 10.50 Ashland Oil 9.75 BP Canada Brenda Mines Cda South 3.70 Cdn Ex Gas 2.9Q Cdn Homestd Cdn Ind Gas Oil 7.75 Cdn Long Is .14V4 Cdn Super 43.50 Chieftan Dev 7.75 Dome Pete Dynasty Fort Reliance .20 Giant Mascot 1.93 Gibraltar Mines 9.37V4 Granisle 9.50 Gt Plains 36.50 Gt Cdn Oil S 8.00 Lochiel Ex 2.15 Lytton Min 1.74 Noble Mines .63 North Cdn Oil 4.65 Numac Oil Gas 13.75 Pancdn Pete 11.00 Pan Ocean 11.50 Petrol 2.00 Pinnacle .35 Place Gas .38 Ponder .47 Ranger 30.75 Scurry Rain 26.50 Seibens 15.12V2 Spooner -21 Vi Total Ulster Pete 1.21 United Canso West Pete 4.95 West Decalta 6.50 MISCELLANEOUS INDUSTRIES Acres Ltd 8.50 Aquitaine 24.00 BC Sugar C Pfd 11.50 Block Bros 3.35 Cdn Pac Inv A Pfd 30.25 Carling O'Keefe A Pfd 21.50 Carling O'Keefe B Pfd 24.00 Comm Cap 'Corp 2.45 Creslbrook Ind 7.00 Crowsnest Ind 26.00 Falcon Copper 10.62Vi F and M Trust Co 5.25 Genslar 19.00 Home Oil A 42.00 Home Oil B 39.00 Hud Bay Co 18.50 Hud Bay Oil 34.25 Hugh Russell C Pfd 73.00 Husky Oil 17.62VJ Husky Oil B Pfd 36.50 Husky Oil D War 1.99 Husky Oil E War 7.25 Interprov Pipe War 4.40 Interprov Steel Pipe Kaiser. Res 3.70 Kaiser Res War 1.65 Loblaw Co 2.40 C Pfd 25.50 Magnasonics 2.62 Pacific Pete 23.00 Pac West Air 7.25 Pe-Ben Oilfield Serv 6.50 Rainier Inc Royal Trust 21.50 Sandwell Teledyne Trlmac Canbra Foods Westfleld Min Weston A Pfd White Yukon PIPELINE STOCKS Alta Gas Trk A Alta Gas Trk Pfd Alta Nat Gas Gaz Metro Inland Nat Gas N and C Gas N and C Gas B Pfd Pacific Gas Trans Trans-Cda Pipe Trans-Cda Pipe A Pfd Trans-Cda Pipe .8 Pfd Trans-Cda Pipe War WC Trans WC Trans War 6.50 3.80 6.25 3.40 1.07 52.00 7.75 59.00 19.00 9.25 11.00 21.00 9.75 30.25 56.1 32.75 4.30 19.87Vi 2.60 Acroll .42 Barons Oil N. Continental .02 Western Warner .30 VANCOUVER MINES Atlas Explorations .32 Bathurst Norsernines 1.38 Dankoe 2.80 Davenport .67 Dolly Varden .30 Equitorial Res. .12 Lornex 8.00 Northair Mines 2.66 Primer .06 Pyramid .10 Silver Standard 2.25 Valley Copper 7.05 INDUSTRIALS Key Industries .10 Wardair 1.55 OILS August Petroleum .40 Plains Pete. .18 Ponderay Explorations .90 Stampede Int'l.'Res .65 MUTUAL FUNDS All Cdn. Compound 5.81 6.32 All Cdn. Dividend 6.10 6.64 All Cdn. Ventures 3.14 3.41 Amer Growth Fund 4.43 4.87 A.G.F. Special 2.27 Cdn Invest Fund 4.55 5.00 Collective Mutual 4.72 5.18 Comnwlth Inter. 5.61 Comnwlth Leverage 3.05 Comnwlth Venture 2.97 Corp. Investors 5.67 6.23 Corp. Invest Stock Fd 4.37 4.80 Dreyfus Fund U.S. 10.16 11.13 Grouped in Shares 2.82 3.10 Growth Equity 6.32 6.95 Invest Growth Fund 11.18 12.11 Investors Mutual 5.29 5.78 Mutual Accum 5.51 6.10 Mutual Growth Fund 2.87 3.16 Nat. Resources 4.30 4.73 N.W. Cdn. 5.05 5.55 N.W. Growth '4.31 4.74 Principal Growth 3.94 4.32 Provident Mutual 6.93 7.58 Royfund 6.11 6.37 Templeton Growth 7.46 8.18 United Accum 4.12 4.53 Universal Savings 7.48 8.24 Vanguard 5.56 6.09 Toronto industrials by Richardson Securities MINES Acme Advocate Asb. Akaitchb Bralorne Broulan Bethlehem Bovis Brunswick Can. NW Land Canada Tung. Cassiar Central Pat. Chimo Cbnwest Cons. Rambler Coin Lake Cochenour Craigmom Dickenson Mines Denison Mines D'Eldona Dome Mines New Discovery Mines East Malartic East Sullivan Falconbridge Frobex First Giant Y.K. Granduc Hollinger Hudson Bay Hydra Ex. Iron Bay ISO Joliet Quebec Kerr Addison Key Anacon Labrador Lake Shore Langis Silver Madsen R.L. Malartic G.F. Martin McNeely Maclnlyre Mela Midrim Intern Mogul Nu West Homes New Athofia New Calumet Noranda Nortngate Norlex Pine Point Placer Dev. Pax Exp. Quebec Man Rayrock Radiore Rio Algom Roman Corp. Sherritt Gordon Steep Rock Sunningdale Tek Corp. A Texmont United Canso Western Mines WH Copper Mines Wright Hargreaves Wlllroy Windfall Yellowknife Bear Zenmac INDUSTRIALS Abitibi Alcan Algoma Sleel Atco Ind Jannock Agra Ind Bell Tel A Forest Sugar A Valley Ind Ind O'Keefe 5.87 Cellulose Power Credit 1 Gas Pfd Ind Marconi Vickers Bathurst Gas Seagrams Bridge Textile Stores .21 Pete 14 Mobile Cdn Oil Motors Lakes Paper Oil Sid Walker Erie Oil A Nickel Pipe Grp A int'l Accept Kel Douglas A A 42.50 Ferg McMill Bloed Moore Corp Molsons A 34 B North Cent Corp 1 Co 28 9.75 10.75 1 Shell CDA Simpsons Simp Sears Can A Grp A Mtn Pipe Trans Can Pipe Union Carbide Gas Union OH Ssicoe Versatile Mfg Westeel A Cdn Seed 11. 62ys Elec BANKS 25.00 Imperial Montreal Scotia 7.50 Tor Dom 16.00 53.00 12.50 17.12V2 20.25 20.50 12.12VJ 9.25 2.90 5.50 .5.75 22.25 2.30 9.25 3.15 16.00 27.00 24.50 15.25 38.00 14.00 28.87 30.00 4.35 6.00 45.75 28.75 5.50 44.50 21.25 3Z.12V2 27.50 7.12Vz 15.62Vi 3.00 5.00 3.55 5.75 12.00 17.25 27.75 50.50 23-00 7.00 11.00 11.12V2 13.75 6.50 7.50 10.75 39.75 13.75 8.75 10.50 21.00 20.50 3.40 3.00 26.50 36.00 New York by Richardion Securities of Amr. T T Anaconda Beth Steel Chrysler Comsat Dupont General Motors Gulf Int Harvester Kenn Copper Montgomery Ward Sears Exxon Teiis Gulf TeAs Co Woolworth 27.50 Westlnghouse Elec 31.87V4 U.S. Stool 16.75 Gen Tel Elec 23.25 32.00 TORONTO AVERAGES 174.50 20 Industrials 194.50 down .40 48.00 20 Golds 429.09 down 25.30 21.25 10 Base Metals 86.85 down 15 Western Oils 205.97 down 3.46 38.62V. Volume 25.25 NEW YORK AVERAGES 20.Industrials 852 94 up 5.78 20 Rails 172.93 up .23 26 25 15 Utilities 78.25 up .25 27.25 65 Stocks 259.11 up 1.27 TORONTO Gold shares moved sharply lower but declines were moderate in other sectors of the Toronto stock market today. Volume at midmorning was light. The gold index was off to 430.90 in response to a drop in the bullion price. The industrial widely-based indicator of market fell .12 to base metals .47 to 87.08 and western oils 1.28 to 208.15. All sectors had broad VANCOUVER Prices were down in light trading on the Vancouver Stock Exchange Tuesday. Volume at the close was shares. In the Canterra was up .02 at .56 on shares. Captain International was unchanged at .40 on 10.000 Newmark was down .10 at on and Neonex was up .03 at on shares. Block Brothers was down .05 at and Burrard Mortgage was unchanged at In the Northair was up .05 at on shares. Arcadia was down .02 at .65 on 43.000 San Jacinto was up .02 'at .26 on and Silver Standard was down .06 at on 35.200 shares. Carolin was down .16 at and Anglo Bowmarc was up .01 at .64. In the oils. Payette was down .05 at .25 on 18.000 shares. Coynex was down .08 at on Canadian Hydro Gas was up .03 at on and Western Explorations was up .01 at .05 on 9.000 shares. Cop-Ex Mining was up .03 at .39 and Seneca Developments was down .03 at NEW YORK Stock market prices headed lower today as short- term interest rates showed no signs of abating and the chief of the Cost of Living Council indicated inflation would remain a problem in 1975. The Dow Jones industrial average was off .08 at 847.07. Declines outpaced advances by almost five-to- four in extremely sluggish trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Winnipeg grain WINNIPEG Prices continued to gain through mid-session today on the Winnipeg Commodity Exchange. Many months of futures were up their respective trading although activity generally was light. Tuesday's volume of trade was 823.000 bushels of 1.224.000 of rapeseed and of rye. Mid-session May higher July 30 higher Oct. 30 higher Nov. 30 higher Dec. 30 higher 8.64. Rapeseed June 20 higher Sept. 20 higher Nov. 20 higher Jan. 20 higher Rapeseed Thunder May 20 higher July 19 higher Oct. 3 higher Nov. 20 higher 6.03B. May higher July higher Oct. 5'A higher Dec. 5Vz higher 2.29V2B. Grain quotes Tuesday basis High Low Close Flax May 1029 969 1019 Jly 1014 954 Oct 950 890 Nov 921 921 Dec 843 834 834 Rapeseed Vancouver Jun 675 645 675 Sep 640 613 640 Nov 585 Jan Rapeseed Thunder Bay May 670 662 670 Jly 628 603 627 Oct 587 581 587 Nov 583 Rye May Jly 231 220 Oct 226Vz Dec 224 Chicago markets CHICAGO Commodity futures prices moved rather uncertainly on major exchanges Tuesday. For a variety of copper and wheat and soybeans futures advanced in while live live hogs and pork bellies declined in price. The volume of trade on the various marts was considered rather light despite the wide price dealings appeared to be without incentive. At the Chicago wheat futures were 4 to 8 cents May Gulf hard red wheat was not corn unchanged to 1 Vt May Oats unchanged to May and soybeans 5 to 7V4 .May 5.30Vz. Grain quotations Tuesday. May Jul Sep Dec 3.55. Mar May Jul 2.51 Sep Dec Mar 2.36. May Jul 1.16. Sep 1.19k. Dec Mar 1.23'A. Currencies MONTREAL Wednesday's mid-day foreign exchange selling rates supplied by the Bank of Australia dollar 1.4425 Bermuda dollar 1.02 China renminbi .5100 Denmark kroner .1700 France franc .2020 CDi-many mark .4010 Italy lira .001570 Japan yen .003505 Mexico Peso .0800 Spain peseta .0170 Sweden kroner .2310 Switzerland franc .3350 United States .9660 United Kingdom pound 2..150 U.S.S.R. ruble 1.2781 Quotations in Canadian funds. U.S. dollar in terms of Canadian funds at noon today was up 1-10 at 21-50. Pound sterling was down 6-25 at 1-5. In New the Canadian dollar was down 3-20 at 71-100. Pound declines reflecting concern about proposals in the federal budget for increased taxes on some corporations. Declines outnumbered ad- vances 161 to 77 with 153 issues unchanged. Volume was down from at the same time Tuesday. Among Camflo fell to Pamour Vi to Agnico-Eagle to and Dickenson to Reader's Digest was down Market trends Uris the NYSE's most active was unchanged at Other volume leaders included Clorox unchanged at Alcan up Vi'to and Chesebrough-Pond's. down Vz to Gold slocks plummeted along with the sharp decline of the precious metal on the London bullion market. Ltd.. lost 3'A to Homestake Mining 3Vz Among Canadian Dome Mines lost at Hudson Bay to Canadian Pacific to International Nickel Hiram Walker gained at Massey Ferguson was unchanged at JIB- MONTREAL Prices were generally lower in light trading on the Montreal Stock Exchange today. Earnings By THE CANADIAN PRESS Canada Packers year ended March a 53 weeks ended March 1973. Canadian Manoir Industries three months ended March 31 cents a 14 cents. Canadian Reynolds Metals Co. year ended Dec. 1973. loss. 12 cents a profit. 34 cents. Cygnus Corp. three months ended March 1974. .GBC Capital 63.625 cents. July 1. record June 14. GSW three months ended March 1974. 11 cents'a 1973. 1 cent loss. Guaranty Trust Co. of Ihrce months ended March 1974. 14.3 cents a 27 cents. Home-Oil Co. three months ended March 1974. 1973. million. Indusmin three months ended March 1974. loss. 5 cents a 1973. 11 cents. Laidlaw Transportation six months ended March 1974. 40.6 cents a 1973. 36.8 cents. Microsystems International three months ended March 1973. Northern Electric Co. three months ended March 1974. million. 50 1973. 38 cents. Ontario three months ended March 12 cenis a 1973. 14 cents. Phillips Cables three months ended March 44 cents a 26 cents. Potter Distilleries six months ended Feb. 1974. 1973. Roman Corp. year ended Dec. 1973. 59 cents a 1972. 55 cents. Royal Trust three months ended March 29 cents a 1973. 31 cents. Simpsons-Sears .threemonths ended April 6 cents a 1973. 5 cents. Spar Aerospace Products three months ended March 1974. a 7 cents. D. A. Stuart Oil nine months ended Feb. in U.S. funds. a 47 cents. Union Acceptance Corp. year ended Dec. 1974. a 1973. Standard Brands three months rmird 1974. in I'.S. funds. H9 cents a 1973. HI cents. Trans Mountain Pipe Line Co. three months ended March 31. 1974. M.444.000. cents a 1973. 57.6 rents. Ahed Music Corp. year ended Nov. 1973. 3.1 cents a 1972. 31.9 three months ended Feb. cents a 1973. 2.6 cents. Alberta Gas Trunk Line llircc months ended March million. 21 rents a 19 cents. Avoca Mines Canada year ended Dec. 1973. cents a 1972. 2 cents. Canadian Industrial Gas and Oil Ltd.. three months ended March 1974. 14 cents a mi comparable figures. Consolidated Mills three months ended March 1974. 25 cents a 1973. Ifi cents. Credii Foncier Franco-Canndlen. year ended Dec. 1973. 63 a Discovery Mines year ended Dec. 1973. 18 cenLs a 1972. loss. 7 cents. Emco three months ended March 1974. Sl.594.000. 42 cents a 1973. 13 cents. D. II. Houden and Co. Ltdr. three months ended March 1974. 41 rrnls 1973. cents. Husky Oil ihree months ended March 1971. 60 cents a million. 16 cents. International year ended Dec. 1973. loss. 22 i-enls a 1972. profit. 4 cenls. Qold WINNIPEG Gold U.S.. funds. Winnipeg Commodity Exchange close Tuesday. Jly Oct Jan Apr Jly 75-1W.20A. Monday's 310 Beef futures Live beef Futures close Tuesday. '.IIy-51 Nov-50.40A. to Imperial Oil A to Aquitaine Vi to Maritime Telegraph Vi to and Bow Valley Vi to 121. Western Decalta Pete slipped to Total Pete Vi to and United Canso to Stelco rose to Moore to Inco to Alcan to Kerr Addison to and Amalgamated. Bonanza 10 cents to Volume at 11 a.m. was shares compared with 270.200 at the same time Tuesday. The industrial index fell 1.31 to the composite .89 to utilities .16 to 133.14 and papers .08 to 124.48 while banks rose .56 to 250.66. Canadian Industries fell Vi to Chrysler to Abitibi Vi to Jll'A and Canadian Javelin to fllVz while Algoma Steel rose Vt to Among speculative issues. Gaspe Quebec Mines rose five cents to on a volume nf shares traded. Livestock Calgary CALGARY Receipts to 11 a.m. Wednesday from the Calgary public stockyards totalled about mostly slaughter cattle with the bulk being steers. Trade was active with a good demand. Slaughter steers sold on a steady basis. Heifers were scarce with the few on offer selling steady. Cows sold steady with sales of good cows to Bulls sold steady at weeks decline. Steers Al and 2 50.50 to A3 49.50 to 50.50. Heifers Al and 2 46 to 47.70. A3 45 to 46. Cows Dl and 2 33.50 to 35. D3 30 to D4 23 to 29. Good bulls 34 to 36. Replacement cattle and slock calves were in short supply selling steady for quality. Good feeder steers more than 750 pounds 40 to 45. Good stock and feeder cows 27 to 35. Good stock heifer calves more than 400 pounds 38 to 42.50. There were no hogs sold. Hog prices EDMONTON Average prices to 11 a.m. Wednesday provided by the Alberta Hog Producers Marketing Board. Tuesday prices Jn 36.50 Nil Red Nil Grande Nil Nil Nil Nil Fort Nil Hogs sold to 11 a.m. 30. total Tuesday 9.662. average 36.38. Sows average 25.50. Prepare vineyards Warm spring weather in the Niagara Peninsula means plenty of outdoor work for the Morrison family in their acres of vineyards. Herb Morrison checks progress being made by his wife Mona and their sons Jim and Tom as they tie French hybrid grapes. Vine stems and arms remaining after pruning must be secured to supporting wire frames. Dividends By THE CANADIAN PRESS Dividends are quarterly unless otherwise noted. Atco Industries class 7.5 semi-annually. increase of 2.5 cenls. initial since plus special dividend of 10 class B. 7.5 semi-annually. initial since reclassification. plus special dividend of 10 both payable May 31. record May 17. Canadian Canners class cents. July record June 1. Consumer's Gas 22 5Vi- per-cent series A. series all payable July 1. record June 13. Distillers Corp. Seagrams 20 June 14. record May 23. East Sullivan Mines 10 cents. June 17. record May 24. Electrohome class A. 7.5 semi-annually. initial since reclassification. May record May 15. General Motors Corp. 85 cents. U. S. funds. June record May 16. Panhandle Eastern Pipe Line 50 cents. U. S. June 15. record May 17. St. Lawrence Corp. 5-per-cent record June 5- per-cenl Oct. 25. record Sept. 25. Sullivan Mining Group 10 cents. June 17. record May 24. Bow Valley Industries Ltd.. 5 cents. May .11 record May 10. Canadian Utilities cents. May record May 15. pfd.. 31' i cents. June 2H. record June 14. Dominion Lime Ltd.. 15 increase 2 .lulv I. record June 15 Farmers and Merchants Trust Co. cents. June 28. record June 14. Finning Tractor and Equipment .6 cents. May 30. record May 16. GBC Capital pfd.. 65.B25 cents. July 1. record June 1. Granby Mining Co. 15 cents. I'.S. Iiimls. June 14. record May 17. Guaranty Trust Co. of Canada. 14 rents. July 15. record June 2H. Gulf Oil cents. I'.S. hinds. June li. record May D. H. Houden and Co. lOccnN. milKil since .lulv 2. record .lunr 14. IU International ID-'i rcrilv U.S. funds. June I. record May 13. Lincoln Trust and Savings ci-rti-s. semi-aniiually. July 15. reronl June 2H. Pacific Western Airlines Ltd.. pfd. series A. scmiannualh June 1. May 20. Placer Development 30 June 14. rcrunl May 31. Redpalh Industries Ltd.. 45 cents. June rrrnril May Riverside Yarns class A. renls. lirsi puyinctil since company in Nov.. July 2. record -lime 14. Robinson Little and Co. Ltd.. 3 renls. .lunr I. rcrunl May class renls. June 2il. record Mav 15. I People who read NEWSPAPERS are really something special. They Know What They're Looking For They Have Higher Average Income They Respond to What They Read Call 328-4411 for a Display Sales Representative The Lethbrtdge Herald the ;