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THE SJJN, THURSDAY, AUOUST 10, 1916.
MONEY AND EXCHANGE.
Ampul 24
AMU.I 8 74
Iniu.t lo late.... 2
Year in . ,
II. 1411... II
CALL MONET. ,
Brits Re-
Low. La it. Int. new'a
a 24 24 i
: 214 s
2 .. .. : 2tt
114 .. ..
114 .. I
3 .. sv
TIMB MONEY Market dull and y.
utr drr. vi''S ninety day, ins'st: iour
ionih., iu r.: nvc month. amuH: six
month", ' J II The range III the week ended
Amud II. ll&. ' l1. '" tr daya to W
let ftr six months: range In the week ended
' - ' ... .n.i tti-io tnw. .1..- ,ls,s In
(or tlx month: range In the. weett
,"ued AitKU't is. mi. from WH lor lity
data to ' 'or "' months.
BANK ArCEPTANCES-24fl2S'S. for ellei-
Mils .MI3! tor Ineligible billt.
COMMERCIAL PAPER Market practically
nnctiaiK 'I. h In'tler supply of paper
Bionnr nt I1 Kit'" err 4tlt for slxly
to ninety "la)' Indorsed hills receivable: itt
i lot choice six months single names,
SEW torn ll.l K 8.i,r..ni.u:.
(re. inluaie nf business transacted In or
trough Vork on Tuesday Is Indicated
TOT 1 riO IT l mill 'wiir ..-.tunes ictn'ni'i es-
ttnlay bv the New York Clearing House
tolilled IK1H0.4W. These daily figure lack
aiiitini Biire utiles compared with th daily
. . . .1.. ,.. t,i .tit nti.t Ih .fall
iterate m the eurrrsDonding period ol lor.
aner -New York, the financial centre,
rtecii more or lets accurately business and
i.inii cnnditlnn Ihrnuzhout the country.
The comparisons Mill lie found even more
VH'JSOie worn ."i.iisnicreu in iuiiiuiiviiuii im
the summary o( railroad tarnlnf publlahed
Br.1T mmi' -.
ei.it ifvnipi
r.ii- in ililc 1473.127.681
rtirrr.pondinii period In 19IC 314,231.333
forrrspon.ting i-rlo-t In 1)11 SJs.4JB.oe.)
Evirrr-Mndlng pcrtnd In 1913 114,711,14.1
Bilame reported yesterday were... ai.17i.tMi
Th' Sub-Treasury was creditor to lbs Clear
nr House to the extent of i:)l.250
sPDTItEASURY New York bank (lined
tfrom the Sub-Treasury l,77l,OOo: trained since
Bast Friday, ii.ih.ixv.
discount imtew or ffpebal b-
nv nf Matnrltv.
1 lo II to 31 to it to Se
Cemmerclal
rtiwr.
sVston
Jim Yntk ....
rtllKlcli'hla .
(1trmt ....
ftlcrmonil ....
Atlanta
Oleic
It. loins.
atlnnrspclls
Kinsis City..
Dallas
Ian rrsnrlsm
ways companlss now opcratlnr total of
approximately jjo.ooo miles of road. Th
mils) areraie" la obtained by dlridmi total
arulnfs by total mlleai.
TOTAL OrEUATlXO rtKVKNUB.
May. Aorll.Mar. Feb. Jan.
Mil arern re Ii.j.)? $1,200 I1.1M $1.1M
miik. ovcr'ia, p, c, Z. 2 20 5 24 1 2-5 I
Inc. over 'It, p. c. :u i;,s 15 1 : . 11.0
Inc. over Ml. n. p. its i a 11 a in a it
Inc. over '12. p. c. li t xo. IJ.a 160 0
OPJtnATINO INCOME Oil NET AFTER
TAXES.
May. Aprll.Mar, Feb. Jan.
Mile averate UK, 1312 1302 I27 i:u
inc. over 'ij, p. c. 12
Inc. over 'II, p. c. 102.3
Inc. over '13, p. c. 44.S
no. over '12, p. c. H.4
dividend of l'i declared on preferred Stock,
payahlo Auf. IS to stock of record A. t.
Ot.n POMINION COl'prn CO. July produc
tion 3,S52,oo ihiiiiiiIs of C'l'I'T.
VIIIINON' MININd Installation of machinery
iIoIsjikI by storms and wahonta on Ms.l leadlmr
to mine, but nisnaaemrnt ctpects inaihlnn drills
will l operating nllhln few days, with ship
meats 011 l.sliur Day,
miscelmnYous news.
PUBUC UTILITY SECUBTTIES,
421
cc.l
6S.T
111
4J 4
Ml 9
M
1
c;.j
11: a
3A
31.1
et.3
)3
10
Ausr. . Aua-.S.-Hid.
Asked. Hid. Asked.
American LI ft Tr!ie....37i wa Si sso
American I,t A Trnc pf.KM III
Aillrondai k Eleo rower 2.
Adlrondiuk El l'ow pf..
Amirtcan Oas Co 120
Amer Ons ft Elect 144
Anirr Uns ft Klrc pf,,, 49
.American l'ow ft Lt to
Amer l'ner ft Lt pf,... U
Amer I'ub t'tllltle..... 43
Amer l'ub Utilities pf.. 74
Amer V V ft KIcc SVi
Am W W ft E turtle pf 1J
Amer w w E 1st til. 57
11 ttr,
Arrrefata
mileage of
v.a roads reportinf
"flw. for the period.
Fourth week n Jul. ii
Third week of July 1,01
..uiiii 11CCK 01 ,iuiy .3I1
First week nf Juljp 1.341
Mon h of July .4
Month of June..... 47,101
Eastern District.
inereasa
over cor
respond. Inr period
last year.
:n
i t
it 1
17.:-
20.091
EASTEKN DISTRICT MILK AVERAGES.
TOTAL OI'EUATINO HEVENUE.
May. Aprll.Mar. Feb. Jan.
Mile averarr 32.370 12.19 J2.21 32.037 $2.08
Inc. over '13, p. c. 2 n.o 27.1 3J2 20 a
Inc. over 14. p. c. 30 1 22 4 20 0 352 21.7
Inc. over IS. p. c. 14.1 lit 1.7 Us S t
Inc. over '12, p. c, 33.1 34.7 18.0 23 a til
NET AFTER TAXES.
May. Aprll.Mar. Feb. Jan.
Mile avrraxe 1721 toi 1580 ! ts:i
Inc. over '. p. c. 49.4 31 l.i u;.s 1301
Inc. over '14. p. C. 127.4 75 1 . 457.9 167.S
lno. over 'II. p. c. 811 77.1 4 0 67.4 39 3
Ice. over '12. p. C. 79 1 104 27.1 to 3 K 1
Southern District.
ANTtmACITn llll'MRNT-.7nly, M12.871
ton, mmpari'il with t..l01,0f.i tons In July,
IMS. 204.097 tmis li's tlisti In June. largest
.tunc tcnnaie by any one carrier. l.OJD.OM tons. . 1" a. r rSV.. f t'U
t.ntolina I" ft pi si
nxi'OUTS AND lMI'OUTS Esnorts of mer- t:itic ScnUe tJM
chsn.llse reported yesterday t'V New York ' Cities Service pf 3314
11M11111 House valued st ll7.70t,M. maklni Luioraoo rowrr.
10.
. 3
. 3
1. m
3V
.. 1
30.
3tt
414
1H
4
0.
9
4t
Not.
4
Sets Arricnltnral and !lr atock paper
rorltlca of from 91 daya to all months.
Trad Commodity
Acceptance. Paper.
Daya of Maturity. Daya of Maturity.
I to ) tu si 10 1 10 si iu si to
10.
Boston 1
Kew York... 3i
l-Mlsdrlnhla. IH
1 lereiana.., a
FlerJnond...,
Atlanta
(Tikico
Ft. 1-o'jn....
Hlr.nespr.lls.,
Hi nil City.,
Dills.
Ian rrVlsco.
. 14
4
14
3
to.
3m
3?
314
314
4
0.
3'4
t4
34
314
4
3H
10.
3 V
34
n
i'
4H
I
314
314
34
tt
. t
0.
114
314
314
314
i'
34
4
I
4H
Increase
over cor
respond tn-r period
last yar
lift
1S'.
ll.S't
10 I".
7.C
IT.-
Arrreyate
mtlexe of
roads reportinc
Pf nod. for the pnod.
Fourth week of July 1.WS
Third week of July 17,231
Hcrond week of July 17,t3
First week of July 17.2M
.-lumn in duly..,,, 14.:'
Month of June 32,73J
BOUTHEItN DISTRICT MILB AVERAGES
TOTAL OPERATING REVENUE.
Msv. Annl.Mar. Feh Jan
Mile avrrasra 11.024 1447 11.013 1971 lM
lno. over 'li, p. c. 22 9 lit 21.3 2'.t IV 5
Inc. over '14. p.c, 132 9 7.3 113 2.7
Inc. over '13, p, c, 10 1 14 7 9 3 M 2 2
Ins. over '12. p. c. 113 14.5 15.7 11.3 l.l
NET AFTER TAXES.
May. Aprll.Mar. Feb. Jan
Mile averate 1317 1295 3331 t:7 3375
Inc. over 'is. p. c. f. 7 I9t 49 3 3 (31
Inc. over '14, p. c. tl.S M 8 32 3 79 9 34 3
Inc. over '13. p. c. (8 0 79 9 33 4 31 0 22 8
Inc. over '12, p. c. M.9 to. 7 12.1 8S.1 li t
Wcatera Dletrtet.
Artreyata
mileaae of
roads reportinc
Period. for the ner.o J.
Tourth week of July.... 21.4M
Third week of July 25.M)
Second week of July...... :i.83
First week of July 2S.K3
Month nf July 12.121
uontn oi June Tt.ui
sine.. Sunday total of 4,2M,tl7 : liiiKirts, 11.-! Colorado Power pf...... M
732,352. maklnt- alncc Runrtsy total of 1I3.I1I,. I Com'weallh lr llv ft L j
621. I'.iiHirts from New atk lestenlay In- 1-" ealtb IT It ft Lt pf. 81
wheat. 2W.3M bushels; ,-ntn. 58 bush, ijenver tiaa r.i yen
Is. 373,f,72 bushel i brley. 13 bushels !' E cc llond J'eposlt pf... I.
M0 huhla; flour, Mil barnlsi com-. fee Pond ft Sharo pf ... JJi-i
540 barrels: bran, ,lfi) lu.l: ab-o- Lnipirc Dlst El bl..... M'
19 barrel! pork, 31 barrels ! beef. 14 bsr- .' Jr, Vs 1?
baons. i7.wti pounds; hnmo, lt.215 liJSKU'"Ji
i; lanl, 93.731 pounds; itn-nsc. i.non Kl r'll',"-Ji?
i: butler, ist.toi noum s: cheese. J.50 !'"'.. Elee Srcur nf... M
pound; cotlnnsectl oil. 110.S0O pounds; lubit- ' f.,r!"'r" V"11. V ,',0Jt ij
rntlnr nil "13 rnltnna I l.orthem Ont L .V 1 Pf -9
caiinr on. .13...2 i auona. Northern States Power. M
INTIUt. MERCANTILE MAttlNE Althouah . Northern Slates P pf ., 93
mmmt nf short term notes to Iki issuol under Omrk Power 4 Heat.... 45
renrcsnixstlou scheme la unnt lerinltie,!, (mi-1 l'ac Oas ft Electric ss
llratlon nf plan will not lc delayed. 11 l'ac (Ins ft Electric pf... 87
Is said plan wilt alloir llsrlne tompany tu lti "ild'o Rv ft Lt Co..,, 3914
Issue as many notes nnexory. Msklhf Hcp'ib Ry ft Lt Co pf... 73
this step discretionary removes bis; obitsrle In Southern Cat Edison.... 91
rconrshlsatlmi proeeedlnc. The plan la luokcd . bo'i'b . m Cal KJlson pf.tns
for latu this week er early neat. f-ntitbweatern l ft I. Pf. 974
......... m. . . I 'Standard Oas ft Elcc... Ill
IRON AND STEEL THAIII-The Iron Ac I .sunrinM Uns ft El t.f.. 31
says: "Msnufsi'turlni consumers of steel air Tcnnessco lly L ft P.... 10
facing smaller demand for their prolucta In -lym,, ....,. Ry 1, Si V pf 47
ilew nf hlth prices. lmlrnieiit mskers count Tnlpiin Trac Lt A P. ... 44
nn a 25 per cent fslllnir olt In their sales and Toledo Trie Lt A P pf. 81
!ilbly mure. They wiiti nd that bars should United Until ft llya.... 49
reiuceii rainer man auianceu. lit" aresier i t. i i.t v hvs isi pi. ti
art cl tnc lore nss ami lnra reonireu lor the Western Power 19
nrre shell contracts rtntlv ttlsce.1 wltii fltu , tVr.l, rn l'nu r of 70
iniirtsni companies amuuniintf to neany iiw,-
Rate of 3 for romraodltr oaoer of II dan to
lit months has been authorised by San Fran
rlsco bsnk. A rate of S to 4". on purchase
sf trs'te acerptancea by New Orleans. (.ranch of
atiacta bank in the open market without th
mii.rifinent or any panic was approve.! iieeera
rer II, 11S. A rste of t", for ten daya and
IY for from eleven to ninety daya on com
titrrlal paper for New Orlesns branch baa been
trrroted. A rate of 2 to 4 for bill with or
wnnoui menur nana inaorsemeni net Den aa
Ihomed for St. Louis bank. Authorlled rat
for discount of bankers' acceptance ar Irooi
I lo IS.
FOUEION RXCIIANOK.
Italian lire conttnue1 In iterllna -eater-
dar, (ettlnr down to 6.1 for demand and
lor caliies, while there waa notlaoie
an easier tono In exchange on Copenhayen.
which broke awny from tha rates on the
other Scandinavian centres and closed at
iy for checks and 28 43 for cables.
In the follow Ina tables, when the "rlemand.
'slrht" er "che. k" rate Is oneted In United
Itstis currency It ta ssld to "favor" this conn
trr If leas thsn "par." but when qn.tel In for
aim rnrrenry It I said to l "atalnat" this
eesntrv If less thsn par. For the convenience
If readers, such rates arc marked "F" when la
later of snj "A" when aealnst this country.
BRITISH.
O'ar IISMt)
lncreaae
oier vor
rrsnond.
Inir period
last year.
11 T
70 1",
10 to
II
IJlt
20 4
WESTERN DISTRICT MILE AVERAGES.
TOTAL OPERATING REVENUE,
May. Aprll.Mar. Feb. Jan.
Close.
i5
ppav
close.
4 7S-i
4.7IA
Aur 1 lllch. Iiw.
Imsnd (F)..., ITS1, 475
Cables . .. 4 Tt,', .7,'i
TIME HILLS ON LONDON
Hankers. I Commercial.
i dars 4 711. I to days 4.70i
) day 4(5 I 90 iiys 4 C!S
I1ANOES OF DEMAND KATES.
Mile avernjrei
inc. over -is. p. c.
Inc. over 'II, p. c.
Inc. over '11. p. c.
Inc. o er '12, p. c.
(912 K-S
21.9 22.7
lit It I
9.3 9 2
112 11.1
.-7
21 I
:i3
it.i
20.3
144
18 3
18 I
e i
10.1
I7M
11 0
13
1 3
12.1
NET AFTER TAXES.
May. Aprll.Mar. Feb. Jan.
I:::
M.7
K.4
32.0
40.2
mi
M 4
w.t
Svl
33.4
l.73
41.4
3.
41.7
34 3
im
9 3
(7.2
1 J
19.7
1173
18 4
19
si. 8
330
Mile aterases ..
inc. over 'li, p. c.
Inc. over '11, p. c.
Inc. over '13, p. o.
Inc. over '12, p. c.
sDecreaie.
DENVER A SALT LAKE Reporte for fourth
week ol July arroes earnings i.tfoon, increase,
8A37I: month of July gross l7s,309. Increase,
119,139.
MISSOURI PACIKIC-Ranid nrorres re
ported In reorfanlzntion procrrdinre. deposits
of securities bein-r larce ami sub-trtptlons tn
umlerwritlns: hetnf materially In excess of
amount required.
1110 GRANDE SOUTHERN Reports for
fourth week of .lulv a-ros earn tu. 812.078, le.
crease, 13.475; munth of July 111,129, decrease
13.091.
INDUSTRIAL NEWS.
Autuit 1 lo date...
January 1 tn datt...
La.t half 1913
First half 1313
T.ir lilt
Year 1!3
, 4.75St.73'
, 4.73S4.7l
,1(0 I4 774
, 4.Tt-l 134
, 4 81V, til
, 4 til SH U
FRENCH.
(Par 3.184 franc)
Prev
Aur. 9. lllrh. Low. Close. close.
tVmsnd (F).... 3.o:s C9t, 3 914 3 914
Cables f..W't 3 91 6 91 .3N,
QANOrs OF DEMAND RATES.
Aurusl 1 to date 5.914 !K,90't
Jir.aary 1 to date 08V DS81
tear till I 03 Al.llti
Tsar 1)14 I.20H 04 40
Year 1111 3.21 9-12U3.1I 21-31
GEBMAN.
tTar VS. a cent)
Prv.
Aur, 9. lllcb. Low. Close. dose.
IVmsnd (F).... TI' TITi 714 7l
Cables 72 72 72 71H
RANGES OF DEMAND T.ATES.
Auruat 1 to date 71V071II
January I to date 71ri7T4
Ttar 1913 ft 4MZ
Year Vl U;U91
Year iv.j 9IA3354
HATES UN OTUER COUNTRIES.
Yesterday. Prer.
Cables. Demand. Datnaad.
Hallind-Gulliler (A) 4IA 41S 414
sisiyijire iri s.ii s.ss ,47V
UHI1-Ilubles (H...30.4) 30 40
Au.ina- Kronen lF)..12.4) 12.33
Srrut! Iiraciinia A). 5.17 5.174
bpaln-Pcseias (Al... 20.20 20.15
Denmark-Kroner (A),:.S0 21.45
kvrdrn-Kroner (A). .28.73 2S.70
Nors. ay-Kroner (AI..28.73 28.70
t..Ur (F) 6 29 3.294
er.iu-.Miireis ir;.....s.vs i m
Arreniina pesos:
j-tpcr eurrtiuy (r 1..41.I1 41.34
Gold tVt l or.ft i mi
India Rupee (A) 33 w
sspan:
oltohaniA Yen I A I. UU
llnni'ons; C1.83 tl.73 (0(3
tii4nstiil 71.00 70.U) 70 00
ADtualim.lln iiNrttles nt BbniM sr., Ilnl.
land. 4 i ., cenla; Italy, Grreie and Swifter-
.no. i 1.. lire, araenma ami iranca respect
llj' lluaiia. 6! is cents: Austria. 2)t rent;
PernisrU Sweden and Norway, 214-3 cent:
Brn'.l, -:n cents: Arcentlna paper, 42 U
rema, Arrentlni inld. 10313 pe.os; India, 12.11
tenia: Jaiun. 49.li cents.
DOMESTIC EXCHANGE Chi earn 1IU- Aim.
i i.ouis. 15c iiisiNiunl niu. loc. ilia.
ojr.t aslie.t, Montreal, 7-i;-Wri premium;
BlLtF.R FRICES.
rtm tec hi d Biiic
""".i . 3HiH
""tw K'iC
Aliij.t I, jsvc
AlilUtt I t,o
Aurj-t 3. Cltn
10 40
32 33
5 174
SO.20
28 43
28.70
21.70
3 294
14 33
41.34
1.0C3
3.W
eon
AMER. RBET SUOAR-Tlil year'a pro
duction estimated at 2 "sf.l hsas. atainat
1,732 last year and I.TIVOS) (n lsil Current
H-lll V. I.. ...tnt ..a n v' a ,.
k'IUIUV,lull ... ..". .,, .,...j m
ior. wiin martin ni prom aio recoru.
AVV.n SMELTING ft REFINING Work
on enlsraement of llalllmo-e nlnnt delaved
owlnf to aevere heat and difllculty of obtain.
Inr wnrkmen. FlnatiHal statement for first
half of 1!. out In two weeks, expicled lo
snnw uaiance inr common aiocK ai annual
rate of 23 per cent.
AMER. STEEL FOUNDRIES CO Will
build two new open hearth furnaces al
Sharon works, wlilcli will nearly douii e out
put of steel Intots. Improvements also to be
made nt Franklin plant.
AMER. WRITING PsVPER-Renorted to
have accumulated during first half nf 1914
prollta or ii.oog.OA) anove interest ami siiikiiu
fund oblltatinns. while for last two ears
company baa failed to cover interest and sink
Hit luna rrquirrmrnta.
PEACE DALE MNFG. Ttoatd nf directora
enlarred and now Includes R . Ilnsnrd. pres
ident; F. It. Hatard. president Solvay Irnee.s
Company; R. It. I iindds.ro lio.Mnni nnun.
ers. Rush Sturss, Green Hinckley ft Allen,
William B. McColl. Lorraine Mir. Co, How.
land Hazard and jonn li iiinrniinr.
PLYMOUTH CORDAGE-Failed to declare
usual extra dividend of 2 rr int. n, year
owmr to bad condition in Mexico sisal
country.
PULLMAN CO. la retard tn rumors of blr
ttnek dividend director of company says:
"There I nothlnir in that report. We have
not even formally considered anvthlnr of the
turf. The next miliar dividend declaration
Is a couple of months awav and nothing- nit
usual Is expected then. Our manufacturing
business is very dull Indeed."
YOUNGSTOWN IRON 4 STEEL-Fnllnw.
In- ntniera elected: President mid teneral
manater. John O, Pew: ftrt vice-president.
Ilenrv W. lleedy: second vice-president and
secretary, C. A. Cochran.
PUBLIC UTILITY NEWS.
Ut
ile tic
4I4.C
jo'.o save
Now Torn in
In Autust.
in aiizusi, iv is. -r. ; iu auusi,
in Au.-uit, till, (2.17c.
lli'id
31(1
30(11
i3'.,1
In
AVr.a?e rtri.it r,r .11...
ry" '-'li, as 17. lac an ounce
RAILROAD NEWS.
I'lur .
reien
and
f.s -i
lllll
!: li.
C;i r
III f
tirn i
that
tint r
111
21
M)
123
14
31 .
71
t
47
n
94
:i
i
93
30
too
32
M'l
:4
103
fit
eoo.Ono-haa laen Inurlit. but Eurom Is still
atin: ror steel ror una year'a ueinery, wmcn
fur mills are able tn take on. To Isrto
.astern interests arc In the position of hrvtiuz
to reserve capacity for Government orders of
nhirli there is no dt-nnitc assurance as et,
-Mills in l'lttshuric, Unlearn and Intenenlna;
llstrlcts report mavlmmn losses tn output from
the escesslve brat of the last week, Tho
fsllliir off In production of one Chicago Interest
lias iwen as tilirh as 1,000 tons a .day. In
spite of the curtullment of shipment's en tld
account in July a reduction In Steel Corpora
tion orders In the month has been indicated.
Ullmsd burlnr lias iMen In a rut for weeks
slid Promised car Inutilries are withheld. The
structural i,utlo'.k l nut promising, and after
six week of llcht buslmss fsbrlcatlny com
psntes are reselltns seme of tbelr slwl,"
The Iron Truds l.'rilru' ssys: "Owlne to the
continued striMir demaii I for ltessemer pit iron
lor export aim to tne isct thai many xumacca
will soon Imj comnelle,! to blew out for repairs.
there Is dancer that there will be a shortsre of
steel maklnt plr irons, especially in the Chlcsxo
district, Ister in the. year. The pit Iron market
shows Improvement. Home rail mills, owing tu
heavy preure for crude steel, hsre fallen I-
iiiu.i in iituveriea to ioth uomestic ami roreiru
ra lresds and the market is now wltnesslnt cf.
forts of makers to buy rslls from each other to
ttll their contracts, but few mills can tske nny
further rsll business for shipment tcfrc July.
1917 A tremendous tonnage ef steel for shells
ct.ntlnu'-s to lie actively sought from mills and
tntinaccs are so laite and pn.i'ts for blgtdy
r.uitul e im. n.ss i.rmilnr nisi tne mar
ket Is In a feietisli comlltlou. lt Is estimated
that Soii.iK.) tons will hardly cover orders re-
lentlv pisce.1 er now pcmlli.r. One mill retorts
dcnnlte inquiries on hand for 290,i tons,
OIL PltOlitTTlON IN IT. S. Ileache.1 a new
his-h record or 2C1.104.104 Parrels in uia, ac
tiinllnr to Gcdoslcal Surver. Value ef iwlro-
leuni marketed 1179.462, so, witn average price
at well 44 cents a barrel Although prn-initlon
represented a new high figure In 1913, Its islue
was BMIiie J.TI,o.,(Vi) fr, thsn In 1911, due to
lower pries, aversge at well In 1914 tieing 0
cuts, Petrideum msrleti-.! Iu 1915 neatly te
more than In 1311. Oklahoma produ-i greatest
amount uf oil In 1915, yielding 97.915.Mi bar
rels at average price ef 38 cents.
stIIAWMIT STEAMSHIP CO. Declared Ini
tial dividend of 40"r en i-ommon stock, payable
not later than Oct 1 to sink of record Aug 20.
Pa)nient Is In nature or interim uiriiiemi iruio
IK.rtlou of pronts alnre lglnnlnr of war.
SUP, TREASURY (N. Y.)-Transfern-d ISM,-
(fcTO to bsn Urauclsco.
TRANSATLANTIC KXrORT-SlwIsI meeting
of stockholders rall-d for Aug 24 to vote on In
creasing capital stink from JJO.OO to f.V.l.os)
and on enlarging ixiarj ol uireciors irom a m i
mc mls-rs.
12
41
a
it
nt
M
or
47
CI
00
404
PI
no
loo
14
41
ta
M
48
83
12
74
n1
si'ir value 150
NOIL'S AND BONDS.
Matu.
Rata.
Amer row A Light ... 4
Am Wat W.4. Kleo.
Alabama Power 1st
Atlannc i ny tias
77
)20
144
41
41
14
42
74
4
18
f.r
924
M
"7
3"0
M',4
23
99
I I
II
94
R8
10
43
too
94
13
r,3
83
93
43
M
18
394
91
103
sa
39
10
47
44
82
49
71
II
70
111
27
M
121
148
CI'
71
14
47
7J
:P
ri
91
:
lot)
301
as
103
at
34
5
101
924
12
41
ii
18
M
9
M
)
41
77
94
110
100
14
41
11
ill
48
31
32
1
4
72
BOSTON MARKET.
COTTON MARKET.
rtnsrmv. Anr. 9 Tho market for copper ' The cotton martel was eitremeiy nervone ami
shares was broader than for severs! months. Irregular yesterday. Reactionary eentlment
rlcea advnnceil easily on mwierate mixing ami more in eviueucw inan i mnr nines l-ii
cue a.lTsnni ainrii'u, uuc oueriim" n.-.w
absorbed on reaction, and flurtuatlona were
the rin-c was rlrm at the licet tirlces of tin
day. Massachusetts Electric preferred waa In
demand, advancing 3 points. Boston and
Maine waa quiet, holding Its recent advance.
United Fruit and Atlantic, Gulf and W, I.
were firm. Summary:
MINING.
Sales.
Atlanilci'ltyTrac:.
Ark Val Rv I.rk P..
uli. Syr.i law r
Illnghaintou Ky 1st
Clevrland Ry 1st
t'liitim uy rtx i
Con Waier Utl'Mleb 3
lies 31 illy iiyjtnn
Kasicrn l'ow.. Lirl...3
Edison Kl Ia Anr, , ,3
Grand Rapids Ry. ..I
Great Went Pow ,, ..I
Great Western Pow. .
Int Railway reft m. 9
low Ryr Llstrrr...!
Ken Trace. Term.. . ,
I jirlcb- Gaa Lref. . . .8
Loa A lis: Hyl.rrf..,4
UiulaGasA El Cu,..l
Mah Shen Kyi L..S
Mrrch lid Lrhst.,,1
Mid Went L'lll Co. ...I
MunlcGaaA El Hch.li
New England Pow,, ,1
North Siatm Pow..,. I
Nnrthcrn states I' ..I
Northampton Trnc. .3
North Teta Trac., . .4
Pacinc Gas. KUv.,,3
PennaW.!' ..3
Phlladilpbla Clir. .4
Phlla sulill . K.....J
Phlli.t Wmtrrn ...3
Richmond, Vit . . ,4
Ban Antonio Trc....l
Seattle K.l.-c 1st , . . I
Su Cat Edison gen... .3
Southern Power 1st . 3
H)racuvi Gaslst ...3
Syracuao Hap Tr 3d. I
Teaas l'ow Lt 1st 3
Tvxa Traction 1st .J
Toledo 'lrac I,. P.. .1
t'n Kl L I' St 1, 1st 3
I'niicsl Trac Allkinjr. H
cjtan rev i-sti ist a
I'tloa nasi r.irei
NEW YORK BANK STOCKS.
America. .
Atlantic. . .
Am Kxrb . ,
llittcry P.,
Ilnwery.. . ,
liryant Pk
llronx Nat
Hutch A I)
Chase. . , ,
t'haae rta ,
t-hAl.t I'.
Chelsea Ex.,
Chemical,
rit Cen N ,
rny ..
Cod. Ir
Cimmerco
Colonial. .
I'oluinhln.
Corn Kxch. . ,320
Coftinopolltan si
Faal RIvvt,. 73
Fidelity .
Flfih Ave
KlflU Nat.,
Hrt Nafl
l.arllild
nerAni . .
German F.
,.173
. .23)
, ,IM
, 3M
, IN)
. I7S
. 100
. .sfl
2M
22J
193
171
111
190
164
4V)
jrv)
ISJ
410.)
.2M
.993
IU)
.13)
3M
Gertnanla It, 373
Rid. Asked, t Bi t. Asked
.890 540 tiotnam is, . ,ro
1 ciresiiwicn. . .3M
' llarrltnati N .3V1
II) llanoirr. . . . ,sl0
1 line Trad. . 48
170 1 Irving Nat. . 14
I Iberty 771
111 1 I incoln. . .. .118
(0 Manhl Co , 3M
370 1 Market r F. 310
31) I Mech.t M. . 348
133 ' Metrnp n . 14
40S Merchants,.. 13
l0 New Nelh ..210
417 N Y N II A 34
2ou N Y County
;t , Park .... tu
1 Peonies 22)
J!S I 1'ro.luce Exc 10
330 Public. .. 19)
100 Shcrnian. .. 12)
' Seaboard, .. 413
ISA Second .... 391
4800 I State. ..... 110
Ml I 23d Vnt ... ,100
loio Union Ex..., 1)4
19) Wash Ilia. . .273
II) I West Sldn... ,40,)
, Vorkvliie. .. 340
400 i
111 A M Vy Ky 1st.
WaterlooCKANlly.
Wi-st Penn Pow..
Wci Penn Trac
Wis M Lt A P I ref.
West Va Iraqi F.
West Slate II A E
Winnipeg, blec Ky .
3
8
II
9H
KW'i
90-J2
SHORT TERM NOTES.
rity.
1911
1H8
I) 14
1990
till
1911
1141
II) 1
1131
till)
IliO
11)4
11
till
111
1144
1131
1151
1831
1ISI
II94
1140
till
lira
1111
1133
1143
till
1141
1921
1911
1133
1143
1S10
1941
I9M
1 140
1130
1841
1130
1110
IIJO
1144
1930
1137
1947
1919
1932
2001
1941
1987
1941
1940
1941
KM
1944
1117
1917
1119
Rld.Aaked,
7 91
I) I Oil
91
iSSH
as
93
191
100
II
m
II
3
74
101
IV
st
99
II
814
981,
I
3i Ahmerk
!0 Alaska Gold...
190 Allourt
75) Amur les n 2lne,,
9 Amer Zinc pf..
4. Aiiaconua
Open. High. Iiw. Last.
,, 95 93 94)4 95
.. 17 17 17 17
.. M 6U4 OT fill
.. 324 3.1'i 334 3.Pi
,, r,i4 a cii, r.;
., fols I.0H 8')H 30i
.. S 13-13 t 1 15-il
19-14 10-14 14 14
Ml,
I
Sri
IM tilt
ICOV 1011
94
tllf
u
904
9
100
101
I
io?M
10J
99
981,
91
101W
loilj
14
91
101
114
17
II
1
97
IM4
19!
Ill
rrclal
son Unite ft llsl....
p lllitto ft Sup f'i Mil M 3
550 Cal ft Arliona M4
17 Cat ft Heel 333 CV. 610 CM
111 Copper Range Mli (94 CA I'lV,
7,V, East ItlltlL- 12 124 12 12Vii
73 Franklin 7 7 7 7
110 Granby 81 I24 31 , tVi
10 Greene Can 44 47 484 47
ICO llanrock 11 114 It 114
15 Isle lloyalc 2-4 2.1'a 28 28.,
i'J Kenccnaw 34 34 34 1),
CO Lake 114 H'i H4 14
30 Mason Vslley IU i 11 Ut
450 Ms.s Con 11 114 11 HI
3 Mlsml 34 31 34 31
120 Mohawk 84 4 344 34 4
C) Now Arcadian 3 6 fi 5
2.1". New Mrla 11 12 11 11
223 Nlplsslng 7 7,7 7
270 North llutto 21 214 21 !14
380 North Lake 3 2 12
lWOIlbwoy ., 14 14 14 14
120 Old Horn.! flla " I4
231 Osceola M I2H' II
I.-V) Pond Creek II U II HI
67 guincy l 8l' l it
M Ray 21 21 21 SI
70 Santa Fc Hi 2 IT'a 14
400 Shannon ..
23 South Lake V, V, 44 44
4') South Utah S3 S3 21 J-lc
120 st Msrjs 71 714 71 7l'i
147 Sii-rlor ft Uosluu 3' 4 34 3's
130 Siqwrlor 114 15 114 13,,
87 Tamarack ss 2s4 3 294
2c) U H Smelter w4 a f4 (5'S
45 U S Smelter pf... 3D1 CO'a C1" H's
4W Utah Apex 4 4 4 4
100 Utah Con 114 134 13 13
790 Utah Metal 7 14 74
20 Victoria 3 .1 3 3
105 Winona 34 34 4 44
SI Wollerlne 47 4 47 4 4t, 44
IU Wjainlottc IS IS 14 l?a
RAILROADS.
3 Poston ElevatM.. 74
29 Huston ft litsell,.124
240 llostnn ft Mo 41
1 llostnn ft Me, pf.. 14
S3 Itostou ft Wore ... 44
3 Concord ft M. cl 3. 974
4 Cencoril ft Jl. Cl 4.111
IS Flti hburg pf ,
1004 3Ism Electric.
J47 Mss Eire f..
II New Haven,...
S Northern N H.
10 Union l'actnc...
71 74 71
127 124 12h4
41 41 41
f.1 61 44
44 44 44
74 974 74
19) 101 100
734 754 74
84 4 4
41 41 431.
so fA4 w
101 101 101
110 140 119
4
. 4
. 41
. 34
.101
.140
MISCELLANEOUS.
27 Am A Chrm pf..li lOO'i 10OS loos
118 Am sugar pi mi
449 American T ft T..1294
Ml
98
W84
644
10 Amn W.wilrn tif
40 AmeskVag pf...,
7093 A II ft W I ...
173 A II ft W I Pf.
430 Cuban Cement.... 23
11 Edison 2TI
23 General Electric. .104
3 Mara Gas ")-
10 Msss Gas pf . .. M
Klsei.ii
11'
130
954
98
w;
Cl',
21
221
14J4
80 V
SI
121
1174 114
12SH I."s
ill
614
r,i
22
161
so';
804
121
Security. Rate. Duo.
Am Cotton Oil I", Nov. 1117
Am Isicoinotlve Co )', July 1117
Am Tel. Tel. . .441 Feo. III!
AmThreidCo. . . .f. Jan. Illl
Anaconda Cop C'l I". Mar. II7
Hklni Rapid T Co. sr. July Illl
Canadian Nor Ry 3", Sept. Illf
Canadian Nor Ry 1 July lO.'U
Canadian Nor Ry 4 July 1011
Canvllin P.ic Rv a'-. Mar. l.'ll
CbIA W 1 li. I II It. S-. Sepj. 1117
Cld InirA y R I". July 1911
Clil Kli.i alo 1 itvs 11 July 1)11
Cuban Am sugar. 4 April Illl
Erie Railroad . 44 April 1)17
len-ral Rubber Cv3 De- 1911
1 . isnv. lsir
Nov. HIT
II Trunk Hyof Can.)1;
llix-klng vai icy . . si
Hid. Asked.
100U IM)(
100 131
lljll,
97tt 181,
I0)'j 101
10)', 10J,
8 99
tits' 10)
dv
yvU 9)2
974 9s
90 J
101'i 10)
HSI. 101
lool, 1714
s
Niu n K,-..tl
22 N U. Til 124 124 ISs
s?ki v i: 'r..i itiL-nt.. 3U 2V 21.
110 NH- Hay 154
in Pullman 162
138 SwIU 1394
420 Tortlnclon 4J
3
135
162
142
454
151
182
U'4
622 Uutte.1 Fruit 1614 16Ji4 1614
410 United S!lv 31 314 Cl
3 United Sluaj pf.... 3) 2"
1133 U S Steel ..... 87 84 7
J) Ventura Oil ')
110NDS.
I7000 A G ft W I 5 814 3t4 314
Uttl 1...U.I l'rok 6m 9.. 9r.L IS,
2CS.I Gin Klec 3s, 1952. PM4 1"44 1014 1"I4
1
66
614
22.
tr
1J1
80,
k04
123
12
34
153
182
112
434
1M4
II
3)
t4
k
violent, with Deci-mWr contracts aelllnat up
from 14.42 to 14.73 during the middle of the
flernoon and closing at 14.88). Several dellv
erlea made new high record im tho mid
afternoon, arivanii. but opisltlon was aggrea
slie, and the elo.e was barely steady, with
last prices ihowlng rather sharp reactions, Uie
range bring i points loner tn 3 points higher,
as ittmpsred wtth Tueda)'a finals.
Llver"'ol cables said that Inn advance there
1,n.l lj rl,.Mh.Hl aronttil SUtl. by realltlng,
and the local market opened at a decline f 7
to 12 points In response to the relatively may
showing abroad. Price almost Immediately
rallied on buying which seemed to come chiefly
from Wtern and Wall Street source, lt
was reported thst tnmo Chicago Interest were
predicting 20 cent for cotton thl eeason nd
tho Western buying suggested tht money mne
In the grain market w being put Into the
cotton market. ... . . .v. . .
I.cal sentiment aeemed to I agalnat the ad
vance, ami after a rally, which carried active
month aiwiit 3 to 4 point bet higher, the mr
ket esnln turned easier. Offering Increased
when the Weather Iliin au report Mllod to cause
an Immediate broadening of demand, and Jan
uary contracts sold off to 11.30. This decline
wss checked after the Oklahoma report showed
showers at only three points and maximum tern
tKratures of over 100 degrees. Active month".
In fact, sold up eomo 26 to 10 points In lea
than nn hour, but last price showed retctlon
of 9 or 12 points from the best.
Crop advice were again conflicting. More
fsverable advice were received from both
...Inn, mnA we.tern Kecllons of the lielt. hd
the Weather Hnreau report waa cnnaldered bout
n elan loir, with tne improvement innieaten in
the northern part of the Mt, etcept In Okla
hems, offset by unfavorable features el"ewhere.
Imports were 26,379 balct, making 93,767 to
far this seson,
Hanto of price: Ttiea-
uiien, iiign. ws. cio-. w.
Executor , Trustee
Chartered 1822
The Farmers' Loan and Trust Company
Nos. 16, 18, 20 & 22 William Street
Branch Office, 475 Fifth Avenue
New York
LONDON, 15 Oockspur St, S. W., 20 Old Broad Si,, E. 0.
FABIS, 41 Boulevard Han&smann. BERLIN, 60 Unter den Linden, N. W. 7
Travelers' Letters of Credit, Foreign Exchango.
Admmistratof Guardian
Atlgll't
leptembcr... 14 20
October 14 28
November... 14 37
December.... 14 47
.Mniiary ....
February...
March
Anril
May
.lure
July .
14 CO
11.74
, 14 83
14 93
14 37
II If
14 37
II 73
14 78
ii'io
is oo
14.15
II 20
14 17
14 13
1150
ii'ci
iris
14 22R
14 31-31
II 37-S3
14 1411
1 1 r.9 tl
II fl-70
14.76-7
II 82 1
II 87-9
14 94
li nn
11 21
11 30
14.14
14 41
14 88
14M
14.71
14 82
14 88
14 91
14 !
14 84 1I.9S-1S.00 IS M
13 01
Wal market for spot stesdy and B points
blcher st 1I4' for Middling upland : sale nil.
South, rn sit markets weie as follows:
New Orleans steady, 12 points higher, 13.91c;
rales, 723 bales. 4
Mohlle nominal, 13.7.V. : salea nil.
Charleston firm, unchanged. 134c. sale nil.
Norfolk ttradr, unchanged, 14c. : ssles, 100.
Augusta tteady, unchanged, 11 8c. ; sales, 943.
St. IxjiiIs Arm. 4c higher. 134c.: sales nit.
Little Rock quiet, 12 point higher, 1173c.;
ssles nil.
Halt.. mn tteady, IS point higher, 11.65c.;
ssles, CA0,
savannah firm, unchanged, lie.: salet, !,164.
Wilmington stesdy, unchanged, 134c. ; tales
nil.
Memphis ttrtdy, 13 point! higher, lie. ; (ilea,
ion
Hou.tnn tedy, 10 point higher, 14.75c.;
ssl. 2.439.
Receipts at port and Interior point with
comparison:
Wedne.
dsy.
2.807
1.741
637
1,214
2i 1
:9
J, 122
814
9i
100',
111
10..4 l'".4 1'V.i,
I'"
ill
l''.
110
.17 ,
.12 ,
.S)
94
14
2rs
.70
!! 1M11
Int'l llarieler Co. Fet IJ.'ll loilf IOI'i
0li I 00
99 'J1(
944" 974
TIlltST AND Sltnr.TY COf.
llld.Aakrrl.
iT'lth Only .Am t nVi nl1 l.nlilna Im mam.
fit'1', " 'r' "f railroad gTns revenue for
, , w(.a r jniy. inOicntlons are that
" . , for the neck will show a smaller
'SUO I .Airi than ill.) Ibo tireeeillnr three
intrnuls which hace already made
' ir ibe ill fiscal ear rcrort rrost
" t 11.1114,01, in.rease ;n,H7,870,
4' n,- income 1107. 413. 776, Increase
Tim argiegate mileage of Ibese
and tl.e tier cent Increase over
ol )ur rna) Imi ket forth as follow;
ti" i y ar 1914 JO.IU 18 tJ
ue, f, al jear 1914., 20,181 45.8CI
iderins pnllnilnary weekly fir
Jul) It will lie well to bole
mbined leports of all imnor-
II. K II .1 K- .ni. .l,u.u,1 mn l.m.u
'o ir .. f-,r n,,)' ni'nntli uf one-third of
a compared with July I'll.
ie of i a mile as comnared
'"''. and a decrease of 19 as
'h July, 1312 hiinilar figures for
"inniil it deirr.t.e in iross of two.
' ' "s a mile as compared Willi June,
BINOTIAMTON LT., HEAT A POWER-TIa
purchased 20 acres on hus.iuehanna River
near Johnton City, on which will lie erected
central teneratlng station with Initial capac.
jty of 7,f'Oo horse power. Will be completed
Jan. 1. 1917.
CHICAGO TELEPHONE Judge Landls
overruled stockholders' irtlllon tn rcstrnln
rompany from punn-ismr autniiatlc tcln
phone system of Chlcnto Tunnel Co.
KEYSTONE TELEPHONT.-July gross 12:,.
wn. Inc. II.J03: Pet after tare 00.13't. Inc.
11.572; surplus aftrr ch'rtes I1.'.43. ine tl.cr.o,
Seven months gross tn,.7l2, Inc. I.",i917; aur
rlua after charges i:27.23. Inc. Il,16l.
MASS 8C1IUSETTS ELECTRIC Recent
strength of preferred stock Is associated with
belief that Massachusetts Commission will
hard down on Sept i fsvorable decision on
companv'a application to b nllowed to In
cree rates on It itreet railway service,
MONTANA POWEPr-So tar this jear net
earnings have been l' time fixed diaries
Gross for three months endeil June 31 11.,
17 44, or iniTe nf riT over sime period of
1913. Net earning! I1.133.C9C, or Increase of
Cltej.
P4CIF1C OAS ft ELECTRIC CO-rViced
contrscis for extendinr height nf its I.ilce
Spauldlnr d'en from 223 feet In :vi feet. In
creasing like's stnrare cspsclty So Tan
more gen"ratlnT stations under cnn.tructlnn
which will all ll.Ofo hor.se. power Company
hit now acquired all but two of first mnrt
rare bonds nf Oro Elertrl" Corporation,
Average cost nf On bond" Is ald to have
been a fract on ovee ite.inrt fst com
"any sn also, aeeklnr control of Northern
California Power Co. Coosoltdated nd bid
taken onion at 30 on janon shurc of 100.000
trsres nf rompany Is iienin nv otiuiais
UNION NATURAL G.1 CORP iv months
ended .lime no tmal revcnii's liosn.rrn. Net
after expenses and taxes I ; jio.;:,- with profit
anil loss surplus juno 3 i.i.i,.','i,o.
b'.t a
llf
our-.
J'ln
thirda
Uil.
, I Mlid Stale (All Districts).
I Increase
1 Agrrerate
I Mileage, of
,..., roads lipnrtlPg
r' "1 for the period
il"l V 'I If lly
1.. 1" k of .lulv
V,"' ' Ik f July
th of .l,1)v"r
"""I ' .l III,
11,5 "1
41.11
4I,'68
. 48, IM
. 27.494
,157,0(9
over ror
retpomi.
Ins period
last )enr.
1S.T1
14 'i
14 fi
14.74
14.iei
i:r.
in ih, 1, 1 j
- - lowing iiijie ire summanseu re
i1' "I ali Iniportiut American tlttm rails
MINING NEWS.
Alliance Illy 70
Am surety., iw
Attor 419
Hankers , . 410
lliiml.t .MIR 2!
HriMdway.. Ill
Hrisikl)ii, . . MO
ivutrat 748
Columbia. . . .841
Commercial. ,110
f mn re ir . . ,m
E'lUltable.
F !.. T ,.
Fnuiklin.. .
Fulton , , ,
Fidelity .
Guaranty. .
Hamilton .
KII1KS Co
48)
111)
.288
778
208
It
2S8
118
6.10
80
110
4V)
440
;'a
lis
751
171
310
It)
I3C0
llld.Aiked.
lawyers M. Ill
Us Tr T.,130
Lincoln 108
.Manu Clta.. 113
Metroiml .,,41.8
Ml(re llond . 101
Mut 1 of W.,113
Nat Surety ,21
N V I. I . T.970
N Y M . S . . 70
N Y Tlllo. . . II
New York T.S90
ciplei. . . :
tlen 10 . , si
ealtv Asso. . 91
100 I Title Or T, .370
2IJ 1 Uidon 180
t'n Slates., .itw
US Mr T.. .313
US TO. I. 30
Wc-loheter. ,13)
w . n r. Jli7)
It) I I'c
u-n ou
261 Re
473
378
48
113 I
IU
170
413
111
135
36
15
80
SO
410
108
9)
l0
193
103)
1J
60
110
184
Kan City Term Ry 44-; July 1931
.Mlseouri Pa" Ry .4 Dec 1114
Mon Irani. P Co. 6ft Alwll 1117
N Y N II. II H H.,44 fy 1917
New Eng .Nav Co ,6 May 1917
NorSiatm Pow Co 6 April 19J4
tills Klevaior Co lt April 1119
IVnnsylanli C 447; June IS. '21
J'ubSer Cnf N J 5 Mar. Illl
Rem Arms U l C ,3-. Feb 111)
boui hern Railway 5", Mar. 1117
Utah Securities O 0", Sept. 15.'13
Unliisl Fruit Co. 1 May Ills
Westli K. Mfg Co 3 Oct. 1117
Hct Penn Tr Co. 4 Mar. 1117
Wine Hep Arm Co. 4 Mar. 1318
Called for payment at 100 Sept. 1, Illl.
FOREIGN GOVERNMENT AND
MUNICIPAL.
Rate,
.
9li 100
994
II 94
98 99
1001$ loo'i
iw 1004
944: 934
1H il,
(V 9S4
10.lt, 191
1901, I0I'
109 10)4
14 III,
Security.
Argentine Gm't
Argent Goc't disc
Argenilee Gov't , .
Argentine Goc't .
1 11 y or Montreal.
Cltynf liuetxs'. ,
Dominion nf Can.
Pi, minion of Can.
Go) t of Newf land
Imperial P.us li t.
Dalian Gov't
.New York City ..
Norway Cio 'I
Norway Gov't . . .
Norway Gov't . .,
Swedish Gov't ...
Swltrcriand Gov't
Due. Rld.Aakest
Dec D.'ll 100 1004
Feb 2l.;t7 9i; 14
Dec 15.'I7
4 May lJ.'IO
'i Ilex- 1917
8 April ill)
5 Aug. 1117
3-. April 1911
I", July 1911
64 July 1319
,1 4CI. 18 '14
6 Sept, 1917
6". Oct. 13. 1916
oci. u.'ir 1011. 101
t Feb. 1833 1034 107l
If. I)i. Illl 10OI i 1014
100 1004
I00)
194 1004
94 1004'
118, 1004
994 H'
HH 114
103 1031
s!l ICOtJ
102 1024
1004 1014
CHICAGO MARKET.
CHICAGO. Ane. 9. Hither price were seen
In Swifts, Stewart Warner nd Paper Hoard
common, American Miipouii'iing comnion
showed cvldeni-e of realltlng, causing a point
decline. Illinois llrlrk wss lower. Ilonds dull,
with prices unchanged. Summary!
Sales. Il'll. High. Low, Close.
10 Am Rniiiator .
SU llooth Fl-ll Kl 33 ,TI 39
10 ibsitii run pf . 80
11 Chi Title ft Trust. 211
SO
211
141
173
122
914
2
21
113
674
80
211
111
17.'.
123
914
83
234
1144
674
ion, ioii
111 111
2 Com Edison Ill
10 Csrlmn 17.1
l Carlxui pf 122
20 Deero if 914
X. Ill llrlik 82
CMl Lindsay Light 23;
2S Mont Ward pf .... 115
20 Pneumatic Tool 674
6 Peoples Gas 1014
20 Public Sen Ice Ill
712 Paper Hoard 17i
10 I'm r Itosrd pf ...
23 Quaker Out. . .. 'to
10 Dusker Oats pf.... Ill
770 Ship 484
.1.1 sliln nf OOi ,
en.-, Se.rs 1194 rno
3 Sesrs pf ,...!' 121
2V. stew-art Warner UV:4
401 Swift 140
F.0 N I'S
tow) Armour 44s.. .. 934 914 914
- . . ... . ... nil. ,,.'
I'sm 1 iiiciign ins os '".-s
m I I'll li n go Tel 61.. . 1014 1014 1014
sssi Dgden Gas Ss i M W
2000 Swift Sa 1004 1004 W4
14
r,s
310
111
49
174
r.H
f4'l
111
47
("HI
1904 200
121 121
102H 103
lit 140
80
24.1
111
173
.914
12
21
1144
474
1014
HI
184
68
340
111
474
IS",
MwiTrcrianrt nor 1 a Jiar. isis ya4 mil
SwltiiTland Guv't. 14 Mar. 1123 (i'J I9)j
MISCELLANEOUS SECUBITTES.
37
33
99
4
1024
111
914
944
1014
96
1004
PHILADELPHIA MARKET.
Did.
Amerlran Chlcl,...s 124
American Chicle pf 74
American Grnpho 167
American (Irnpho pf 167
American Typefounder 40
American Typefounders pf.... 93
American mil Tei or . j t
American Int Corp tOTe paid
Atlas Portland Cement
Auto Sales
Uarnbardt Ilro ft ." 1st pf...
ll.irnhnrtt 11ms At :u pr.... is
Hush Term pf 90
llordrn'a Condensed Milk 116a
Ilnrden's Condensed 3111k pf.,107
Celluloid 170
Chesehrnugh Mfg Co new stk.,120
Chllds Restaurant ss.
ChlWs Restaurant pf 934
Crocker wneeier vac
Crocker Wheeler pf 101c
lie) Lack A Wst coal 143
Umpire ptoei A: iron s
Feileral Sugar 67
lYilerul Kurnr pf 93
nnernl lllklnir Pocvder
General linking cornier pi
Gray Nat Telautograph. . . ,
Hocking Vnlley Product. ,
International fait
Internal omit Sliver PI...,
Michigan Limestone ,
Miehican Limestone nf ..
.New Jersey y.ine, new hioc-k,,.sus
ntls Klevntor 57
Otis Elevator pf 88
Phelps liongs 1-0 iiq
Pr.itt ft Whitney pf 101
1'emlnKtnn Typewriter IS
ItemluKton Typewriter jsi pi,, ,.i
Itemlngtnn Tipowrlter 2d pf., 37
Itoyal lUklng Powder 110
s.i felv Car Heat A Lighting. .103
Singer Muniifaciurlng 230
similar per snare.
PHILADELPHIA. Aug 3-Ttie stronger
market In New York wss reflected In our
market. Electric iorace U JIciry and Heading
ndvnnrlna; sl arply William Cramp ft Kon
on small trading ndvntuvd 2 iminta tu 73.
UniMs unlet and elenls. Summary:
STOCK
bnles. Open, Hlgli, Low. Last,
THO LEDGE Rtivlnr of stock accompanied
nevial reports of Ndter results ou compaov's
profiertles. nio) big strike at levels suggesting
ore 01 men vsine.
Ct'IiRO Illl I'AfCO Jnlr production. ,3"i0 )
ioun,s of copper, about largest monthly 3 lebi
tier recorue'i.
faht PUTTI! July prMuctlon. 1.891.120
rounds of copper compared wllli 1,6.19,504 pounds
In June,
GRANIIY CONsni.lDATI'D-niililen Urrck
SnuHir treatil '0.931 tons of urn In July, com.
psied with 7l.f,20 Ions In June.
MIUAVK TI'NGSTUN-I'losed contrsct for
blth rrsile Wolfrsmlto form lung'ten with Arm.
strenr, Wrdtwnrth of Cimada, Ltd . Ciins'llau
bran, li ef EnclNIi t"'i maker". Ilseent for some
soisll Mli),nn. litis rccihed fpnu 4ibroiiil Ciinndlsn
, -. 1 1 1 ; 1 n 1 1 V tins been nusble Mllierlo tn obtain
ny supply of Wolframite ferro tungsten,
N1LU.S IIEMKNT'I'OND Declared quartrtty
dlildend of 24'A on common stock, putting Is.
sue on lu?i annual basis, compared with pre.
vlous basis of V7 Dividend payable Sept. 20
to itock of record Sept. . ftefular quarterly
6
38
138,
, M
, I)
. 284
. 194
4.Am Mil Inr
26 Huff ft Mim pf.
:n Cumbria Iron . .
SOTS I--.I...-S rl- Storage,
W Gen Asphalt pf.. 70'i
IS Insurance Co N A 2'4
100 Keistone Tel .... II
li", I.HMe Sun Corp.. V",
41 lblgli Nov 7:,4
6 l-lilgh vuuey ,
ri Pi no It II
20 l'hlla Co pf,.,.
11 Pllll.l Elee ... .
1431 Phll'i R T t c.
r, 1'iiiia rrao "
7''1 ll.-ndlng lei..
rvi'nimpih Helinont 14
434 Tnnnpah Mining,,
1LA Union Tr.i'tltin... I3
37 Un Git Imp r74
71Wnrlrlc I ft S M
f:. W Ci.inip A Sons 7.1
IJW J 1: 3 S v:'4
IIOND'4.
I.IW Am On ft i: .'-, 91
J '.vi bh Vol ion 44s, 99"i
)' Luke Kiln Ire (a,. 334
looer, pniin Kirq is SI;
am i-nnn meo o...
MOO Reading (CD I
fi
Cs
C.l
Tilt;
11
734
774
f'i
40
24
l'lJ
79
!4
1'
41
87 H
,V'4
J;;4
4
f.
67
7"t
f.3V,
II
10
774
r,4
sis
-'.
194
71
l"t
44
r",
13
87,
1.4
73
4',l,
91
:'ii
914
19.
33'.
MI
1014 1014 1014
s ve e
81
6
M
45
t-4
.0
11
10
73
T'i
t".
fill '.
28
19
li
9"
I
64
41
874
:!'
'"s
914
(.'.
1.1
81
,044
430
5
17
91
13
31
Asked
34 4
Ih
172
17.'
43
97
71
40
17
1
12
10
100
119
109
116
110
70
09
II
147
13
70
97
8
41
t
24
II
100
40
28
101
1,0
89
280
106
H
31
141
103
110
OT.I Swift 3s If'1.
18i) U S Smelter 6s..ll'i4
mn V M St. el 6s 1077T
(ksw Wisteru Tel 3s.. ..1C4 190 104 U'
HUSTON CURI1 CLOSING.
Hid. Ask I
.a . ' Ir..... rH
19 Mlumboldt .
li lr Hlosiim.
II .Iron Cap
9'i Iron Cji p"f
14 J. r Vrr.!c...
24 I.II Roe. ..
,7a ,l.l)l-llc ....
,'.'7 Mr Metals,. ,:6
84 iMoJave Tung J4
M .Nat I. ft Zlno 1i4
3 New llallie, . 14
r cvRev Doiuus 11
, ,10 New U lung.
1 j n.xoii 3i ,:r
1 1,', Oncio 75
.37. ,4" Oi.omlan.i .... If L
1 IU blo ?otiier. .06 .is
V. 40 lltot Illlttc.. 0s .11
.2 .32 'llllla 17 .18
1 2 Miami.... 14 1
tl 16 Truro . J 24
1H .1 lUn Verde Ex 31 l.'4
14 1 Yiiknti Gold. 2 i-s
Alraradn..,.
Am Illl. ..
Hay St Gaa ,
Regole
ninsham ...
Rohemia ...
lloston Aril
Ilos Corbln.,
Boston Ely .
lloston Mont 2
llutte A Uin .33
Cal Corbln.. 2
CalacrrAs .. 3
Champion .,
Cops Copper
Cons Am...
Crown lie,.
Darts Hal)',.
Cortet .. ..
l'i I Parle
IM? I Eagle ft till.
Fort una ...
Gold I.ake.,
Houghton. ,,
MM. Ask.
,M 11
14 2
1. 1
?4 4
6 6',
14 -IS
.5) .70
53
.:6
34
lri
1
u.
U4
Gslvesten ....
New Orleans. .
Mobile . ...
Snisnnsh. ...
Clisrlenton.
Wilmington ..
Norfolk ....
Itsltlmore
New Yolk
Ito.ten ..
Philadelphia..
Various ,
Total
Interior
ugiita
Memphis
t Iuls
Houston
Ijtt Last Tresent
Week. Year. JHk
1.6.11 1,87.1 62.611
1,811 274 118,074
32.1 2 11,7.11
1,610 312 6.1.391
7 41 20,917
720 163 60,341
492 334 30.22.1
2.071
93,117
t .... 10,013
1.027
26.648
8.179 6.639 3.221 tV'2,315
M7 fen 281 40 X
243 .14 63 62.803
Cl 604 Jo 1.61.1
2,633 3.8S4 919 19.113
Llterno..! fable' Spot quiet: stirs. 6.C")
bales, n-'i'iilstlon and eiixirt, Ws Amorlcan,
r. ort i,,,i. i,vftM- Amerlcsn. 9.000. M pi
rtliug nplsml. 8 71d Futures opined quiet. I to
6 mints higher 4'loseil barely .tes.lv at a net
a lienee of 2s24 pIM, August. 6 i.. . OetoU r.
v.,e. i,.irfr. c Janosrv February. 44: March
Anrll. Sltt-i: May-June, 8 434. Manchustrr
urns, fair business; elolu Irregular.
GRAIN MARKET.
PITTSBURG MARKET.
PITTSIIURG. Aug, 9 The local stock mar
ket was firmer. U S. Glass ndisncitur . and
Ameriran W G Machine up , point Wct
Intbouse Air llrake ilosed at 11.1. up a point
on sales of 101 shares Summary
Sales Open Hlsh Low. Lat
24
I
2'. 4
r..i
in Am W O M.uh.
Its Columbia G.is....
75 Con lei. . ,,
10 Coll Ice pf.
63 Harbison Walker.
30 lmt Hrcwln?
?!. lnd Rrewing Pf
3.-. Mfrs I.Utu ft lit
1", Nat Fire Proof nf '
litis ltrewlnr f.
r) Pitts llrewlnj pf 21
M IMts Plate Glass 120
f Pure OH . 1'4
M Union Switch ft s IK
133 U i Glas ,10'i
M U S Ste-I l
18) Union N.H Gns. i:.-,
101 Wesl'houe A 11.112
33 Westing house El 674
110NDS
I1O00 West Pa Ry 101
ii'
20's
14
I.O,
ICS
3.
14 4 44
214 214 214
134 f-" M4
18 1' 1'
r 6 r,
:i '.'14 2.1
in Lo 1?)
Ill, )ll, icij
l' 118 114
314 S"4 1'4
84 fi,4 n
ri U'. r
in if in
t"i 674 114
1014 M14 1014
BALTIMORE MARKET.
HAi.TiMi)i:r, auit 9. -coirn shares were
gain prMiiilnent, giiintng pta-t ef ttielr reii nt
iloellrtei.. liirtln'r pre.uri. o In eililemo in
1 hs I'teim ClHiiiliat, elo.lng 1 lower, lloiuls
quirt ana nroi. numinsry
Sides, Open. High. !ow I.n.t
M Ilsltl Tut 126ii 1264 1244 126b
o iisill inn' pi 'Ji,
8", I'.m.iillilnti.l l'ow 111
2010 Cosden Ref . H4
I2v Cinden Oil Alia 0
260 Cos.len Oil G Pf. 4
102) lnvM-.m I'hein..., ?.
ORDNANCE ""TOCKS.
Rid.
170
. 10
. 30
, 180
. II
. 121
, ill
, 73
110
to
19
American Rraa.,
Ainrri Hrlt Mfg Co...
Aincrr llrlt Mfg Copf
Alias Pnwiur
Atlas Powder pf
Ilalicock O Wilcox
Illlss, K, W...
Uliiv. i: W pf ...
Canada Foundries . Korrlnn
cmiaillnil i.ar is rmiiniry.
, ,, iun l'r . 1'oilTidrv pf
Ciinaiilan Explosives 310
Canadian Expuislvci pf loo
car' 'on ,icei
Carbnii h'i'i'l 11 pf 13
C.irb'in Strol li. pf II
I'ulM Arms 810
Crocker Whi cler t 17
liu Pont Powder new 371
im 1'iwit Powder deli If. pf loo
ricctric U""! ,
I licirlc Ho.il Pf HI
Iliri'nliv Powder 310
llrn ulcs Powder pf Ill
Ilupkllis-Alll'll 10
Hopkins-Allen pf 40
InKrnailonal Arms li
Nltui-llc'llll'UI-PlUHt 131
Nlli's-Ileineut-Piincl tif 100
bcnilll Mfg Co Ill
18 lochefti.e ltcnnatlnr Arm 1180
Fur ordnanco atocka oat found In tttff table
act) euro uit pi
AaVed,
2S)
20
no
199
101
13
14
I
too
70
1
100
110
70
87
69
J0
100
199
104
114
114
330
116
10
30
II
16)
103
34)
1100
1?) Houston Oil ., . . r.
.1 .Mar.tUli'1 C,is , 86
10 Mir A Me,' Hank . 2-
11 Mt Vir Mill pf. . f,2
M Pi nn W ft P .... 7ii4
4.1 Snplilpn Ref 94
30 Uiilti-d Ry ft V. . 26
PONDS,
,1000 Al Coal A Iron f.s 79
3i city or nsi is l'.'ii,
inoi Con Power 4s. .. 87
f.n Cos Oil ft Gas 6s.. 102C,
6.) KILboril Corp 6s ., 971.
to.) Kquit M A Tr 6s.. (-94
irtti Pi no W A P Ss... 91
1000 Un lly ft li 4s .;. 824
974
113
114
104
44
1.1",
16
29
f.2
764
94
26
71
994
87
102
f-74
l"4
II
824
974
111
H4
inv,
4
3
Jo
29
62
764
HI,
26
79
f"4
874
l"-'4
97",
P94
t'l
8J4
97 l-
113
114
114
4'
3i,
15
86
2
r..'
764
94
79
l4
87
12
974
994
91
Investment Questions and Answers
This column nppenrs each Monday, Thursday and Saturday,
Rsailcra mnv nal; nia manv nllostlons us they like about Investment subjects.
but please do not ask about n h.ilf ilogen companies In imp. letter, ns It ndds
unnecessarily to tho clerical work of this office. Do not semi money. This servlco
Is free. Ho Miro to sMvo your address as wen as your name, nncaiisi mosi inquiries
ar antwered by mall. All correspondence Is held as confidential.
Address all communications to f inancial uauor, the sun, ou iiroau sircei.
New York city.
Chile Copper Co. ilowlnir: Winchester Arms Company,
ec m ii.....ii. ii. t nal.i,it I Iletnlnirlnei Arm..lTnlnn Mntollli. l-firt
that the Chile Copper' people are going to rldKo Company, Itcmlnetim Arms Com-
increase their plant capnclty to a poini ' n.iny of Delaware Ilotiklnt Ai Allen and
uhr in nnn m ivulli mn nf ore can he i I. .'" fciiiw.ire, iiuikiii ",lu
American Arms Corpnr.illon. Thero arc,
of course, oilier concern", Ilka Westlns
house, ulilcli have reccltcil nrilers for
rilles and which liuvn Instiillftd sppclal
niiichtnery for their m.iniif.ictuto or have
sublet tho orders received.
handled dally nnd that new money Is go
In tn be ralseil for this purpose fan you
Slve me any Information about this new
nanelng? Also, I hice the production for
the first three months nnd the nfth mnnth
of the year so far, c mid you give tne the
fourth month's figures ami any later onca?
A nlm for tho gradual enlargement of
plant capHcllles to 30,000 tons of oro
dally Is understood to bo under way and
It Is thoiiRht about I10.000.ono will bo
reaulred to llnunco this undertakinr;, but
no decision hns been reached, so far as
can be learned, as to what kind of so
curlty Is likely to be Issued. April pro
duction of copper was 3,702,327 and June
production, the. latest reported, approxi
mately 3,610,000.
Southern I'aclflo Convertibles).
SC. tr.' tnnl.innc.n1lN -Doesn't the fact
that Southern Pailtle cnniertlble ! sir
not secure,! py mortgage on the property
of the company lifted thlr Investment p'i
anion Are lliey u safe Inc estinenl?
wniio li is trim inai inesn , Timrsten ll,,vu .U'K. .-ui. i-.. ,..t
arc not indited by mortBago. they nrc J Bive to It (.onio. of its most ucful prop,
direct obligation of thu company, uhlch , ,,rl(, rro,a,v Jt in lic U(,0(i oxtrIl.
is In high credit, nnd the bonds them- j hVl.y to form small purls of Lukc. m.i.
selves have a heavy marirlti of mfoty ti,inerv iih uidl un nr. nlli... li w min..,i
Then. too. the fact thit they lire con- thl, form t nolfnimlte and Is f mid
vertlblo Into common stock at J 1 30 for. (n itriltai Hollvlii, 1'eru and ArRcntlna
each iwi rnure on nr neinro June ns w!. us In the I'tilud Sl.ttes.
IMS. adds t'l their possibilities. fb. '
Kclif ral iiosltlon of the bonds Is roK.irdcd
as one cntltllru the Isauo to a Rood In
vestment ratlnn-.
Tungsten.
A. It. L. Hronx la tungsten used for
any other purpose than for the manufac
ture of filaments for eleclrbt lamps? Is It
found tn other countrlct than the United
States?
Tungsten Is used for several purpose
nnd probably other uses will bo found
for It in tho courso of tlmo. Turo tunit
stcn Is nlmost unmcltnble. It cannot bo
cast and Is hard to force. If used as a
tool enrborundum or diamond diiit would
be necessary to sharpen lt. Theso facts
nro mentioned to show that Its utility
must be more or less limited. About 7S
per ctnf. of tho present ni'all.ililo sup
plies are used for alloy I Hi purp, scs.
TORONTO CLOSING.
triiKAT The Government report threw
foreign buyers and speculative shorts Into
ln,n.i n ..Anlr- vestcrilav. and In one of
tho biggest market in ers prie
,.re.l iiansHtlonal advance or pracll
, a "v tj cents a bushe1. cosing 11 to
. i L ,.... Llvlier. Kirs siles on Sep.
t.i. h.r mnne,t from 11.14 to 11 II. and
I.-euiher from II 42 to 11 13 In dtffer-nt
part" -f the pit. followed by a further
.vivmee Murine in. n. t. ..-s "I'
ll l respectHely, while May jumped to
II '34.
I. .s eTi.eeteit tn some nuarters that
arn.A.M u,.ll'..l l.ri tetlltlteil til llD.d for II 30
lii l.v or T lies kl -w n ennriaKe un iiit
i,p .1,1. nn,l tlie fact that exporters.
tecauie ,if the tendtney to discredit North
weft nnd Canadian crop damage newt,
i,..v oeierte.i lo nrovlde for fu'ure wants.
Ibis whs shown in tne i-r.imi',r u sje.
wneuc. Sllini uiiism.il .. :'.'", I ,, .1, olnV
.nt 1. ali'l reeu.ten in saie, i.umnirn " ..."
as Iiign as i.son.oiio buslie'.s, or pos-
sib y S.000.000 bushels In two nays tune.
The r.KUres llllglll oe ecen lotesr.
1 11 ..r...i's ri,nm, tn the cioce-nment
report was pronounced, and there was also
an a.Uance cf 54 cent In Argentine
wlle.it The theory prevailed that If crop
espirts' views on the Canadian situation
are as accurite as thev proved to be re-
gar, line the iiomestic spring w neat, ouiiook
serl-ius smilM-in I'.nironis mn curoprHii
i.- Two esilmates were recoiled plao-
lug the Canadian crop at about 200.000,090
l.uhe;s, rtgiln-t last years priniucion 01
irounl 376.000,000 bll-bels. Iteports re
, - ii from in. 1-an.nltan Northwest
showed nn let up In hu'.llsh candl'lnns, and
the buvlng in.llcutea tnat traaers nn.
He ed not only that the outlook In the
Northwist provinces has been greatly re
dui'eii, but that deterlor nlon In the do
inestie Northwest since the Gov eminent re
port wa compt e, has lowered that Indica
tion l, at least 10.000.000 bushels.
The Northwist markets al, manifested
crevt strength, with advances ranging from
10 to 1 1 it Minneapolis to 12c. nt
Winnipeg, while ml'lera were reported to
be good bu)ers of both casli and futures
against sates nf tlour. Advices concern
sat spring whait In the Norlbwest estl
tu.ite.l average yields at from 4 to 11
biishe'a an arre. Although heavy prorlt
taking took place, nt the advance, lt vv is
.0 well absorbed by new buying that tho
market close, not far from the highest,
b. Iri; be pel bv reports to a Nortbw eslern
trade paper that advices In tho Canadian
Northwest had not Improved
The cash market here was strong, with
futures No. 1 durum being quote I at
M 844 ; No. 2 bard, II 37: No. 1 Northern,
Diiliith. 11.(3., No. 1 Northern, Manllobi,
fi 6',. all f. o. b. New- York.
CORN Willie weather and crop .con
ditions were far from satisfactory, the
c .rn market civvr.t most of Its advance nf
1 to 2 4c. to tho great strength In
wheat. The bullish Government report
-1 so ticciiiinteii lor some inning ami Liver
pool was iitin, but tho high price re.
strlrted bull speculation to some extent
Shiwirs .ipp arcd in the Southwest um!
eastern sections of the be't, bin drought
.ni other 1 out tilaiiit s were again numer
ous, Tho "Price Current" salt the corn
i.eii was maln'v too ilrv. and reported 19
p.-r cent loss In Nebraska, 49 per cent, in
Kunssis and Oklahoma and 40 per rent. In
Missouri, t'ath corn was strong here, with
No 2 ellow quoted at 9. 'SC. c. I, f, M1'
Voru
HATS All nuvance tooic piare 01 1 to
11.1' net following other grains and on
1111 active demand from imnuitssinn bouses
Short Term Investment.
D. R. fS llrooklyn I wish to Join the
army of so-called short term Investors,
that s, put my funds In short term paper
where It will return me about 4 4 per cent.
Will you bo good enough to suggest -l few
securities Into which I could put my
money, either railroad or linlustrlal 7
For your purpose the follovvltur may
prove satisfactory: rhleatro. HurlliiKtnn
und Qtilnev i-ollateral trust 4s, duo 1921.
violdlnc about 4.3.1 per cent. ; Hiiltlnmrc
nnd Ohio prior lien 31.,. due 1913. ylcldlntj
about 4.J per cent ! Chclaco and North
western debenture r.s, due 1921. yielding;
nbout 4.56 per cent.: United Fruit Tih,
duo 1918. yielding about 4..15 per cent.;
Central Le.rther 7"s, due 19:3, yielding
about 4.75 per cent.
ItKORIiANIZATlON
OU THE
O'GARA COAL COMPANY
NOTIC13 IS lli:ili:ilY GIVEN that th
undersigned Committee now represent in
excess of Eighty. el-ht per cent. S'i. of
the. outstanding- issue of O'Liarn, Coal Com
pany First Mnrtsaaje I'lve per cent. Sink
ing I'und Gold Ilonds.
Tho Conimltteo has extended the time
for the deposit of bonds to nnd inciiidlnic
Aftiivr SSTII, lOin, after which tlmo no
further bunda will bo receive 1 for depeelt
excepting in the discretion nf tho Com
mlttee and upon su-h terms and penalties
as thu Committee may Impose. Holders of
bonds not et depo-lted under the llond
holders' Prutectlvo Agreement dated Sep.
teuibcr 16th. 1913, runy become parties to
the Plan and Agreement of Henrt..int itlon
-..i, ii-hu is iirnnu vni - -
Rapid Transit stink se! Inc at the pre., nt I umh rslcned Committee by ib po-i"ne their
low prices' What docs it yield hat bonds in i.fs.-nll'ible form will the Mar h
ore ike prospects for the company and the 1t Rwl n, ,,,,.,,, t(lllM,,H M.
"The comparatively low price at which lth the Columbi., Trust cv,,ny.
ii-i,i,-., Transit stock Is sellllitT ! nP 'ltry. No, to Hro.idwiy. New- Vork
inob.ilily Is duo to the Mimll inarKln of I City, the Sc
llrooklyn Rapid Transit.
.,c.t i- i.v. e ilivideiid reiiulrcinents. In
Mm vear ended June 30 last tho surplus
'; sfter payment of the C per cent, dividend
, amounted to 940.fi7, or 1.24 per cent.
on tlie StOCK. I HIS was ic e. no. .. n...
poorer showlnc thnn In 1015. when sur
plus after dividends was 1 iu pc- i-em.
On the basis of St, thu yle'.d Is 7.1 per
cent. While It Is rca.oii.ihlc to assume
that the pros oarnitiRs of tlie company
will continue) to increase, particularly
when tho new subway linos ale com
pleted nnd In operation, the point must
not be lnt slslit of that Interest charccs
will be lncicased a'.so bt-c.iii"o of the
bonds) IsMlid to Ilnance the new subvv.i)
lines, the Intel est on which Is now being;
charged Into construction account. Kc-
B.irdless of this the company ami us se
curities are well rated.
Adtntc ,
)tlev
Dearer Cons..
Iluffsln
Canada Steel
Aug 9.
Bid, Asked.
Leo)
, 1,1.
.07
, .37
, .90
,.M 23
Chambers IVrliiud 18
Ctinlatas
I row n Kcserve..
Fester
Gilford
Greet Northern .
Hargravis
Iloiiingrr
Int Petroleum. ..
Kerr Lake
La Rose
Mclntyro
4 30
. .40
. .04
. ,08
. ,01
. .03
28 S3
.10 W
. 4 10
. ,31
1.38
MrKlnley Darrsgli ,3'.i
Nlplsslng
Peterson Lake,..,
Right nf Way....
Rochester . . ....
Seneca Sup ex d,
Sllirr I n f
Tmnlsknmlug ...
Tretlil'way
Tlpouil
Wctllaufer
, C7.1
, .21
i
, .01
, .23
, .014
, .60
', .42
, .11
,07'i
,38
1.03
31 "1
.19
4 3i)
.11
.08
.04
.03
.01
29.1.1
10 64
4 ir)
.6.1
1.40
.61
7,1.1
,2.1'i
.(!
.03
Aug.
Rid.
1 43
."7
.374
ll
3.1.00
.14
4 M
.43
,07
.03
.01
I.
Aski.l.
1 SS
,074
3sl,
1 0.1
61 Oi)
11
4 Ml
,47
,08
.034
.03
.61
.41
.17
28 no
10 on
4 10
,60
l.TI
.34
6 80
.224
.014
.01
.6ii,
.204
.424
.16
29 I.)
10 M
4 63
41
1.11
.60
7.0)
.214
.03',
,0.1
.024
.21
.4.1
.17
MONTREAL CLOSING.
Ame Tloblen Co 20
Ames llnlden Co pf.... 63
1111 Tel of Canada . 144
llrktlllnn Tr Lt ft P Co 34
Can Cur Udry 43
Can Cur Udry pf 71
Canada Ccuient 08
Canmlu Cement pf . .. 91
Caliadlim H & Lines 264
Canadian Gen Electric 116
D Ilildg 211
Dominion iron pr .. M's
Aug. 9. Aug. I.
Hid. Asked, Illd, Asked.
160
1,9
414
71
39 V
:4
314
Dominion Kti-el Corp. tv.14 6-"S
Nova Scotia Stl ft C. .Ill 1234
Ouelsc Ry Lt II A P. 3.14
Stetl Co of Canada... KV
3.14
Ml.
:o 2i
ii i,.'!,
41
71 71
67 68
(Ml, (.2
2.1'i 2'1
II. IW
"oil 213
121 12.14
32'1 33
K 14
Cenlrul N. V. Gaa Electric.
If. A. T. Wa.btng'on Do ) iu think
that the Central New Y 'tk Gas und l.lei
trli 5 per nt bun 1s are a good Invest
ment lor a nusiness man .
These bonds, which are a first tnort.
r.i ire on nil property of the company
valued at over !l,?u0.000, may be re
garded as a fairly KO"d Investment. The
iMinnativ eincrates virtually without com
petition In (Senova, N. Y supplylliK a ' jireferred Mull of il.o nee- c mpinv
population OI PClwecil Ml,'""' HUH nn.ue.v
with electricity, k.is and heat. , Their
nre (l,'.'49,flui1 outstanding out of an au
thorlled Issue of J2,ft"0,iHiO. IlariiltiRS
of the company have been substantially
more than twice the Interest chatKes on
Ihese bonds In each year for the just
four or five years. These bonds aie free
of taxation in New York Srtatc.
American s-melllnit Ilellnlng Co.
1), li K , While Plains What Is your
eniume of Amerliun Smelti'iK licllu
Ing e earnings and when d 1 v hi think the
Mexican plants of tlie company will be able
to resume opeiA'dons"
American rinieltliiK and ISc'tinlni; Com
pany's earnings for tlie six months ended
Juno 3d lii't are eMimated to have run
at a rate equivalent to between 2.1 per
cent, ami 3u per cent, on tho common
stock for the year. An Interim report nf
operations for tho llrt six m nths pioh-
ably will be annouii.'i-il vviinin n lew
As to wlien iiper.iltons lire useiy
vc-i 1 ks
1 shorts, toiretber with further bull I ... i. resinned In Mexico no definite In
w-'atesoie'unT.;:. cKas'Tar fonnatlon Is av.dUhlo Tho pn.pe.'ty of
the best point nf the day Cash oats
iilv.ineril iignln locally. No. 1 white being
motel at Mill 301,1-: No. 4 white. 4'.'if
I'1.'. fanev clipped white. Mflf.824c .
nnllmry dipped white, 494flSlv,c; all
I'vnior.
IIVE Market strong: No. 2 Western,
II 20 c. I, f. New York.
HAIII.F.V- -Market tinner: feeding, SOc
c, I, f. New vorK; malting nominal.
11 V Market steady; prime. It 25: No.
1. 11 20. No. 2. 11,10; No. 3, IJcJll;
shipping. 7 iff SOc,
CHICAGO PRICES.
W1IEAT-
11 pen.
Sent
Dee
Mnv . .,,
CO IN
Snt
Dec
May
OATS
Sept
Dec'
MSV ..
LARD-Sept
Oel
Ill US
He lit
Oct
PGR rc
Sent Oct
Ill
111
1434
88
8
41
474
Mi
, 11 to
. 13 22
, II 0
. 13 80
, 25 80
. 217)
Illth.
111
1I
1334
81
71
74
48
48
f.04
13 21
13 27
14 03
13 30
24 05
23.00
Low.
134
112
146
81
44
474
f.04
nr.
13 13
1190
13 6
2180
21.70
Clnse.
HIS
ll4
133
83
724
76
41
47
60
11 20
13 2)
lira
13 72
26 00
25.00
Tile.
day
1334
137
111
81
71s
744
414
494
12.12
13 12
1.197
13 72
tr..8"
25.05
the company, so far ns tenons eeem t
Indicate, bus not suffered in conteeiuence
of thu disturbed conditions "f the last
tinea iare, and presumably the com
pany will be In position to resumo ac
tivities as soon as a fair degree of order
Is resUred.
cranton Trim Compiny, Sub.
Depositary, -it Scr.int, n, Pa.; or the Miners
Hemic of Wllkes-Il irre, Sub-Deposltiiry, nt
Wllkf s-Ilarre, pa., en nr b-fore August
2tH, 1916. Cop!, s of the Plan nnd Agree
ment of Ileorgatilrstloii may b- e.btsitic 1
from the Depositary, Sub-Depositaries or
the Secretary of the 1 'oniinUtee.
Dated. August :.th, 1916.
IIF.MtV I.. COHEN', Chairman;
HOWARD HAiNi:.
KlltVARI) . ilONLS,
1. II. IvIRHV,
Hondhoblers' Protective Committee
under Agreement date I September
13th. 1'.'13, for tho rite.' M'Tigng
Dnnds nf the o'ebir.i Co.il company.
GRAHAM ADAMS, Secrelnrv,
61 lltoadwny, New York City.
iu:oiiii.Ni. t i ion
OF THE
O'GARA COAL COMPANY
To the Stockholders nf the O'loirit Coal
t'niiipan) 1
NOTICE IS IlllllllIIV fill I V that th
time within whbh the S'm ;;h .' le' s t Hi
OGara Cent Cm.p'iny may unic-wr 1 lbs
nd
avail thorn-elves of the prlvlcees uni.r' I
by the plan of teorganlr'it'.'n da-ed .1,1110
7th, 1916, nnd net "pi.' I by th" u brsgti- I
C.'intnl'tee, bus been extended to and tu
cludlnK Aumi-t Cith, 131 cS.
Copies of the PI111 nnd Agreetuent nf
Reorganization nbovi referrc I ti may I o
nbthltied from the s. rretury of tl. e-o-u.
rulttee, the Dr-pnaltnr), c I'lini' ia Tr i.t
Coiniunv, No. 60 Hroilw.i). New Y'.rk
Clly, or from the Sab-Dspnitar'e. s run
ton Trust company. Serum mi, l a , and
Miners Hank of VH4ea-H.irio, Wi.kea
Darre, Pa.
Hated. August 9th. 1314.
HENRY I.. t'llHEV, Chairmen
HOW. till) itw m:,
EDWARD . .IONE".,
I'. M. MllllV,
Hondhotdors' I'rol-cMve C mnittte
under Agreement di'el S, pi ii.er
1 '.111, 1913. for the IVe M r g g
Ilonds nf the O'titira (', .,1 C .llipall.. ,
GRAHAM ADAMS, i , rel ,r ,
r.i llioaduay, N. V k f'l'y.
Illflo Manufacturers.
r r M'el'eslv lllll.. Mas, . Could vnu
by nnv chanee give me the munis nf the
manufacturers In this ountry of rules who
h.ne received orlers from tin countries in
Europe now ut war?
Itlile manufacturer' who have shared
In "war nrdeis" for rifles Include the fol-
DIVIDEND-! AND IN rERI f.
l.NTEIUOIl RECEIPTS.
Wednesday,,,
Last W.ec,,,
Last year....
Wheal.
... 1.822.01V)
,,, 2.612.0")
,. hl'V")
Corn
f.f9.nno
737.'l
ta) ess)
Oata
2.1 42 1
1,376 OO
472 oon
SEA1IOARD CLEARANCES.
Wednesday,,
La! week.,,
Lust year,...
Flour.
8 ooo
15.000
ir,ow
Wheat.
619.01 S)
447.000
704,003
Corn.
114.0110
439.000
J7.0M
(-l)l'AIITNEII'sllll' NOriCF.x.
New Vmk, June 15, 19K.
We, th undersign" I. huve 11, li day
formed a copartn ishlp to carry nil the
business of Calltn A Co, to roiiinience
upon til exvlrillon of tlm ptesent llriu
January 1st. li7. nnd to cdiuIiiuo for
threo yeura thereoner
LOWELL LINCOLN,
I'll Mil F.s t: -.8 Ml' ON,
SWU Cl. WIDGEK.
Allllll R .1. Cl.MMICK.
IllsMILl'Tloy NOTICK.
July 9, 1916.
The firm ef Cross & Wltnnever lm been
dissolved thl" da) bv ni'i'inl consent
Cross & Wittmeyer.
IIUMNF.SS OPPOItri NIIIKS.
LIFi: INSl'RANi'E. bought right. ni)s
ynu: needn't die to win. re.iueet tufnrniK
Hon; tlute aft. W. H1U.NE. 109 Park Ave.
(reem: cv.m: copunt co
42 Ulna iw ,ic . N- ,v -I,
Th" Honrd d Dire 'nr. of i
Can.uiea fopp e i',,p, 'ini )i n
illl 1 icli l of .' '0 p.-r Mi ire .i m
tal stink nf tho ;nir vji i 'f I
share, s.ieisuble oil Auyus'. -v t
l, l.l.,r. of so. b sh-eri s ,,f -.
close eif busline, lit 3 "'i k V vi
VUgUt 11, 1916 The die I '"I I
Pill) upon til" 1100 "0 eli ii li
the Ciplt ll St"' l 1.8 dlvlile.l V
lioMcrH w bo b l o nn: . , i
bnldlnKS Into shores of II'''
should do so without d" ,n I
they iiuv receive 'Imlr dhi'.
Tho tr-iMfrr 1 "'.s -ill i '
.1. VV . Al I.L.N,
New ork, Jul V 27, 191''
N V
ir, en
P
per
p
1
I nr
I
it
)
I f
I'lttTT ft Will I Ml OVII'tSV
Preferred Dliblind ".o, ll'.'.
Now V ,rl V'.s, - 1
Th Hoard of I' ' '"' ' '
WHITNEY I'lMI'VS' s ! .
l Inred tin- rea i.ar n , , - v I '
e.vr n.l OS !: II VI U I'l t n
tl!o I'l'IM UItlil'D - l "''i ' he 4 e .
1 ) I. ' I
, er i,s w ,, . . .or tip .
i -ii . in il w .i r i en nt IJ
ti.'ii. i t .7
UN II cel;Nl;Lt, T'cusurer.
paliv, I1-') ' '
Tho I rn i
AUKUSl H'll
A. M. AUI
,1' '
tiHSEHVi, run; i:tingi im;ii i om.
DIVIDEND VO 1
8 nusr'' ' y dubb I ' and one.
j , , r - i O . .lltll l.ll
r, k H,e i.' S I VI. Illl I'V
riNlll ISIIUll COVU VS w be ll d V -.-list
I th, I9D1, 'o slin lib er nl re'.iii
ut the ui" of biisin s August 7lh, 1916,
HENRY li. L'ltUSs, heireum.

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