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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - October 23, 1914, Winnipeg, Manitoba Manitoba free press Winnipeg Friday october 23. 1914. Commercial 13 fluctuations in Winnipeg Market october november _ december May october _. November december May november. October november. December May open. High. Low. Close. Wed. 116? 116 117s 57s 114s 114s 122a 117s 117s 123j4s 54% b 121 "4s 54148 53s 56y8a 112b 114a 11514s 12214s 121b 53% 5334 56% 113% 115 122% decline closed of Fly hem Selub Liverpool Strong and Good de Mand for Manitoba there moderate Export sales Light receipts Grain Exchange Winnipeg oct. 22. 1914. The wheat Market acts unsettled Day rising sharply and the next de Clining to an equal degree. Values of wheat and Oats opened Strong Bra i-4c higher on liver Pool cables weakening later on Selling by local houses. At Liverpool the demand Lor Manitoba wheat was been and offers firm while chillers Ware buying heavily at the Advance. A dispatch states that in new zealand wheat and flour Are quotations arc being asked from Canada. Argentine weather unfavourable while Rains have been Bene racial in Australia. In the option Market exporting houses and Millers were Good buyers. Quite a fair Trade was worked for Export on the easier prices by a few prominent Bouses. Fourteen elevator companies and commission houses of Winnipeg have arranged to make a charge of 7 cent per annul on All advances on Bills of lading and freight paid. The Cash situation was not so keen today although a fair Trade was turned Over. The demand for wheat and Barley was not quite so Good As Long continued and urgent demand for food stuffs is concerned. Winnipeg Cash prices. These prices Are always the quotations on Cash Grain at the time of closing of the option Market. Prev. V prices prices wheat no. 1 Northern 115% 117% no. 2 Northern 112 113 3 Northern 107 10s no. 4 101 102% no. 5 97 98% no. 6 _ 92 9314 feed 88 89% 1 rejected seeds _ 108% 109% no. 2 rejected seeds 105% 106% no. 3 rejected seeds 102 no. 1 smutty 108 no. 2 smutty 105 no. 3 smutty 102 no. 1 red Winter _. 115 no. 2 red Winter 112 no. 3 red Winter 107 Oats no. 2 . 54% recently although Oats of the lower grades continue brisk. Offerings generally were fairly heavy. Deliveries to rough the Clearing House today were wheat bushels flax and Barley inspections on. A wednesday 241 cars As against last year and in. Sight on thursday were 315 cars. A late despatch from new York says for Export of wheat for the last have Days were More than seven Mil lion bushels. Winnipeg wheat closed with a loss for the Day of 1 to on options. Closed in up and other months to cup. Flax closed weak and 1% to lower. American markets opened steady de Clining later. This was attributed to the recent heav3--Export sales the de Mand evidently being filled up for the present. Liverpool closing cables were steady being 4d up to a lower. Minneapolis closed Down and Chicago to a lower. While there was not much foreign gossip there was much of interest in american news. Five million bushels of wheat were the Export sales in All positions for the last three Days with a Good million placed on wednesday. Sale of Oats at Seaboard truly no year to go Short of food stuffs As one of the largest Grain operators in America remarked yesterday. Com Mission houses Are daily receiving More Export orders foreigners Are taking futures preparatory to turning4 them into Cash in the near future. There is More secrecy being maintained about chartering of boats and in addition boats Are scarce this is due in some measure to the slow re turn from Europe of boats previously slipped. The Call from Europe is widening in scope As in addition to wheat and Oats there is an demand for Rye Barley malt flaxseed and other minor cereals. There is no Modifica Tion of the War situation so far As a capital paid up rest. Undivided profits total assets october 1913 branches Canada and Newfoundland and in London eng. Offices in new York Chicago Spokane and City and agencies or correspondents the world Over. Travellers cd dec fuses and betters credit issued by the Bank of Montreal provide a Safe and most convenient Supply of ready Money when travelling. Negotiable in All parts of the world. E. P. Winslow a. F. D. Supt. Of branches Northwest evinces. Manager Winnipeg Manitoba. Winnipeg Manitoba. No. 3 . Sex. 1 feed. No. 1 feed no. 2 feed no. 3no. 4 rejected .. Feed. 51% 51% so y4 50 68% 62 59 57 y2 103% 109% 106% 102% 116% 113% 108% 64 50% 50% 49% ,61% 59 57 a Irisy 110% flax no 1 n.w.c.112 no. 2 . 109 Grain inspection. Cars inspected wednesday oct. Is 1914 1913 no. 1 Northern wheat. No. 2 Northern wheat. No. 3 Northern wheat. No. 4 and others Oats. Barley flax screenings 24 ,54 49 60 1st 32 14 241 p. R. N. R. T. P. 99 167 87 85 1340 cars 107 110 24 ill primary receipts and ship sibits. Clark Martin Chicago oct. 22._ today. Last tear. Were bushels. Export Clear ances were insignificant at bushels. Foreign statistical news was favourable to holders. Northwest markets show a letting up of receipts. Fore Erners were Good buyers of fut ures on to Day s decline. To Day s setback should put the Market on a healthier basis and purchases Are advisable at this level. Showing Early strength due to Good buying by a prominent elevator concern the Market weakened with other grains. Cash demand was fair with bulk of sales made at a level of half cent Over yesterday s figures. Weather Over the Corn area was generally perfect. Country offer somewhat More Liberal East Ern Call was indifferent. Husking re turns from sections of Illinois Are somewhat disappointing. Purchases of May Corn area disable on All de Clines. Of Oats Market was greatly influenced by wheat. Export was lacking while the speculative interests were inclined to accept profits on Strong spots. Cash markets were steady. Country offerings were fair race than con f. P. Burk distributing co. 140 Jorrge St., dear sirs without obligation on my part Send full particulars of Hygiene for the address dec 51 50 Mav 54 4 53 53% Chicago pork. Lard and ribs. Pork Ocen. His. Low. Close. Wed. Jan _. 13.95 18.75. May 19.10 19.30 i lard oct _ 10.57 10.35 Jan. 9.92 9.87 oct 10.80 10.75 Jan 10.85 9.77 Market. Clark Martin Liverpool. Oct. Steadiness in America and firmness in Winnipeg to Pether with continued Light Canad an receipts caused firm support Here at the opening. Spot Market Strong and advancing with cargoes firmly held 3d to 6d Advance and an urgent demand for Llan Tobas and Winters. More interest is being shown in american Winters. Buyers Are meet ing the Advance. Fears Are being expressed for future supplies. Millers Are absorbing heavily. Corn steady cruet with a better spot demand and firmer plate offers. It is rumoured Here that several plate steamers have been sunk in the South Atlantic. Argentine shipments wheat Esti mated at 80.000 Corn 3.400.000f Paris wheat and flour unchanged to 14 higher. Liverpool wheat he to id higher. Grain brokers letters Clark a Mart if. Chicago oct. A result of to Day s transactions in wheat de Cember Price is a lower. May a lower. There was a display of strength in the Market Early. This bulge seemed to invite aggressive local Selling and later brokerage houses had Selling orders which brought about an extreme decline to j1.15 Tor december and for Ilay a rally in both months at the close. The feeling seemed to prevail in the Trade that Export demand was less urgent than for previous Days. This seemed to be contradicted at the close when sales of wheat by Export houses were re ported As High As half a million Bush Els. Possibly a More Liberal movement of Spring to the Market because of the Advance in prices had something to do with the break in hat Quarter after the hour and added to the temporary weakness in this Trade. Strong people absorbed wheat Oti the decline. There is no change for the better in the foreign Outlook and believers in wheat Are Likely to become Active buy ers on All these depressions. Corn there was Good snap to the buying Side of Corn futures both Earls and late with a Little disappointment among holders at the close when prices had. A dip to 71 1-2, while camber was a fraction Over the close yesterday. Early dip in Market was followed by a Good rally. This was largely the result of the App ear Ance of at least two Strong leaders in the Trade on the buying Side of the Market. The Cable was 1-2 higher Cash Market Here steady. Oats this Market shewed net loss for the Day of Sec. Best Prises of the morning were at 51 and 54 1-s the Market weakened with wheat. Leading Lasalle Street House took the Decem Ber offerings first hour. Perhaps this Trade was a Little disappointed at not having the usual Large Export Busi Ness reported. Cash sales at the close Given out at Only 300.000 bushels and much of this Domestic. Chas. E. Lewis Minneapolis. Oct. 22. By local holders with a Lack of speculative support resulted 1n lower prices. Export Call was less urgent although some business was worked. Winnipeg reported 20 loads the figures from a Toronto Exchange the people of Canada Are. So far As statistics show the largest sugar eating nation in the world that is canadians consume More sugar per i capita than the people of any other country. And for this reason the world s Supply of sugar which has been seriously depleted As a result of the War should be a subject of deep concern to this country and particularly to those districts where the beet j sugar Industry is already established. Canada produces yearly about tons of sugar from sugar beets and she imports yearly tons of All kinds of sugar. Her exports of sugar Are infinite Skoal and our average consumption therefore figures out to be Over d7 pounds per head per year. The War has practically eliminated from the sugar markets the world s Supply of meet sugar which amounted last year to tons. All but 645.000 tons of beet sugar which Are produced in the United states was produced in Europe by the countries which Are now at War. Germany s output amounted to 2.725.000 tons Russia s to tons Austria s to tons. France s to s00.000 tons and that of Belgium to tons. Great Britain s yearly Supply of sugar was last year terns or so.5 pounds per head and the most of it came from Europe particularly from Germany. Great Britain is now com Peting with the United states for the Cane sugar Supply which amounted to tons in 1913 and 19j.4 the Cane sugar comes from Asia and am Erica and the indies. The Competition Cott Side tout butu17 and use Windsor table Salt of Canada dividend 111 notice is hereby Given that a the rate of s per cent per annul on the paid up capital of this institution Fias been declared for the current Quarter and that the same will be payable at its banking House in this City and also at its branches on and after tuesday the first Day of december 1914, to share holders of record of no vember 14, 1914. The Transfer books will be closed from the 16th to the 30th of november 1914, both Days inclusive. By of the Board. G. H. General Mima Gier Winnipeg. Oct. 16th. 1914. Sole agents pictorial review patterns Carslens 344 main St. South of Portage misses dresses. In Serge and cloth sizes 14 to 20 years. Reg. S7.50. Ladies neckwear. Collars Jabot and ruching. Regular 50c to toe. 10 c ladies nightgowns. Nice soft Flannelette. Good value.-. 75c heavy Winter Coats. In sizes for ladies and misses. Reg. Special ladies Hose. In Tan silk Lisle. Regular 1. C men s combinations. In Wool and Cotton. Regular 1 untrimmed hats. Velvet Plash velour and Beaver Blacks and colors. Reg. To Art Muslin. Good Range of colors with fancy Border. Reg ular 15c._. Men s underwear. Shirts and drawers in Fine mixed Wool. Regular 75c .1 i. 59c children s rompers. Stripes spots and Plain colors. Regular to 75c. 39 c English sheeting. Wide White sheeting. Regular 25c. 19c girls Wool sweaters. Plain and Stripe colors. Regu Lar Price _ o c men s sweater s. Heavy All Wool with Roll col Lar. Regular ladies skirts. In Cheviot and Tweed All sizes. Regular children s Wool sweaters. Plain and fancy col ors. Reg. 75c to men s gloves. Warm mocha Wool lined. Regular 75c medium weight Coats. Splendid aria Kes All regular Cul Flannelette bargain. White Pink and assorted stripes. Regular loc.-. Pure Wool vests sizes for ladies and children. Regular and Foj i of ladies Kimonos. Heavy Flannelette and crepe fancy designs. Reg. To silk velvet. In various shades 18 inches wide. Regular 344 main St Opp. Notre Dame East sole agents pictorial review patterns "7 believe the Wanatka it Apple to be the finest in Ike Canadian apples Well coloured Good Taus to sen7ev4pples until you own the Book of Apple delights you cannot know half the delicious healthful dishes that can be made with apples. Nor can you know the Best varieties to buy for win Ter How to keep them. So Send for this free Book to Day it shows you How to torn the Rich Mellow Frt it of our Cana Dian Orchards into the most tempting dishes for breakfast luncheon dinner or supper. It tells How to keep apples during the and what varieties to buy. It is a text Book of Economy for never were apples so abundant and so reasonable. Buy a barrel or a Box today Apple facts the world s largest Apple was recently sold in London for nearly it weighed Over 27 ounces and will be preserved in. The mtr Seura. Apple recipe apples baked in Strawberry Jam Core tart apples and place m baking dish fill the cavities with Strawberry Jam and bake unto soft serve hot with Cream. Get the Book of Apple delights to Thea department. A copy will be seat you few. Tomica t have to put a stamp on your letter. Dominion government department of Trade and Commerce Apple division Ottawa

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