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S. R. A.-B. A. I. 241 1 I ne, 1927

United States Departmen o r


SERVICE AND REGULATORY MENTS

BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY

MAY, 1927


This publication is issued monthly for the dissemination of information, instructions, ruling, etc., con-
cerning the work of the Bureau of Animal Industry. Free distribution is limited to persons in the service
of the bureau, establishments at which the Federal meat inspection is conducted, public officers whose
duties make it desirable for them to have such information, and journals especially concerned. Others
desiring copies may obtain them from the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office,
Washington, D. C., at 5 cents each, or 25 cents a year. A supply will be sent to each official in charge of a
station or branch of the bureau service, who should promptly distribute copies to members of his force..
A file should be kept at each station for reference.


CONTENTS
Page
Changes in directory--------...........----.........-------------.........................--.--------..........----. 33
Notices regarding meat inspection.........--...-... ..-.............. ................-....-......... 34
Boraxed meats for England and Wales.......----.------------------------...--- ...---------.. 34
Three-section retained tags printed in red ink ....-.....-..................................... 34
Breaking Government seals--..--.. ..----------------------....------...---......--..------.. 34
Certificate for animal casings for Danzig.........-............-.......--....- -............... ... 35
Animals slaughtered under Federal meat inspection, April, 1927-.....---. ...........----...--- -- ... 35
Extent of tuberculosis in animals slaughtered at three important markets, April, 1927.............. 35
Causes of condemnation of carcasses, March, 1927 ...-..-.......................................... 36
Imports of food animals and of meats and meat food products...-...- ..-------..------..--. ------ 36
Summary of tuberculosiseradication work in cooperation with States, April, 1927.................. 37
Permitted disinfectant--.....--...............-----------.....................--------------..----------------.................................. 38
Permitted dip for scabies of cattle and sheep-----....---..---.........-................-----...... -38
Anti-bog-cholera serum and hog-cholera virus produced under licenses, April, 1927......---------- 38
Results of prosecutions for violations of laws...--------....... ...................-....---------------. 39
New publications of the bureau----...........------...............----...........---..----.--..---- 39
Organization of the Bureau of Animal Industry-----------...... ------------.........- ..---- -- ..--- 40


CHANGES IN DIRECTORY

Meat Inspection Granted

*51. Gotham Packing Co., 352 Johnson Avenue, Brooklyn, N. Y.
419-N. The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co., Hill and Cedar Streets,
Charlotte, N. C.
Meat Inspection Withdrawn

1-BB. Armour & Co., Springfield, Mass.
412-A. New England Rendering Co., Boston, Mass.
430. Meyer Bros., Ironwood, Mich.
*492. Hood & Co., St. Paul, Minn.
*691. Meyer Bros. Packing Co., Iron River, Mich.
825. Steck & Steck (Inc.), Tuckahoe, N. Y.
879. Chamberlain & Co. (Inc.), Boston, Mass.
,*923-A. Patrick Young Co. (Inc.), Richmond, Va.
Change in Address of Official Establishment

:879-A. Chamberlain & Co. Inc osto, Mass., instead of
33-35 John Street. U --O oo

Conducts slaughtering.
50169--27 33




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34 BURWUL OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY [May,

Change in Address of Official in Charge
Dr. S. J. Horne, 625 Hildebrandt Building, Jacksonville, Fla., instead of 325
Peninsula Casualty Co. Building.
Change of Official in Charge
Dr. E. Himsel, care the Niikolls Packing Co., Pueblo, Colo., instead of
Dr. B. F. Gooch, transferred.
Dr. W. H. Borchbrs is acting inspector in charge at Dayton, Ohio.
Stations Discontinued
Ironwood, Mich., meat inspection.
Iron River, Mich., meat inspection.
Remove from List of Officials
Dr. D. B. Stewart, Iron River, Mich.
' E. J. Noll, Ironwood, Mich.
Notes
All mail for Establishment 249 should be addressed to Corkran, Hill & Co. (Inc.),
Uhion Stock Yards, Baltimore, Md., instead of to Swift & Co.
The mail address of Establishment 1020, Boston Food Products Co., Boston,
Mass., is P. O. box 87, Brighton, Mass.



NOTICES REGARDING MEAT INSPECTION
BORAXED MEATS FOR ENGLAND AND WALES
Under the public health (preservatives, etc., in food) regulations of Great
Britain of 1925, as amended December 16, 1926, bacon, ham, etc., containing
preservatives such as borax, are prohibited sale in England and Wales on and
after July 1, 1927. Therefore, the use of borax should be discontinued on meats
shipped from the United States for consumption in England or Wales. However,
inspectors in charge will issue preservative certificates at exporters' risk for
meats packed in borax which will arrive in England or Wales on and after
July 1, 1927, provided that for each consignment the exporter shows on his
application (M. I. Form 116-A), that the meat is intended for reexport from
England or Wales in accordance with the British regulations.

BREAKING GOVERNMENT SEALS

It has been brought to the attention of the -Washington office that Government
seals on cars arriving at official establishments have been broken by establishment
employees through the permission or direction of bureau inspectors.
On investigation the inspectors who authorized the violation of the meat-
.inspection regulations in the breaking of seals undertook to defend their action on
the ground that the seals were not easily accessible and that their observance of
the seals being broken was equivalent to breaking them personally. This defense
is, of course, untenable in view of the regulation which specifically requires that
seals shall be broken at official establishments by bureau employees, and that no
person other than a bureau employee shall break any such seal. Inspectors are
urged to acquaint themselves fully with the regulations and instructions, particu-
larly the portions thereof relating to their own official activities.

THREE-SECTION RETAINED TAGS PRINTED IN RED INK

The bureau is prepared to supply the three-section retained tag printed in red
ink. Inspectors in charge of meat inspection who find. it advantageous in the
post-mortem inspection of hogs to affix distinctive three-section retained tags in
such positions on the carcass as to indicate the character or location of lesions may
obtain red tags on requisition.
Hereafter, when ordering three-section tags the color should be stated as
"three-section black tags" or "three-section red tags."








1927] SERVICE AND'REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS 35

CERTIFICATE FOR ANIMAL CASINGS FOR DANZIG

The bureau is informed that the government of Danzig requires that animal
casings imported into that city shall be accompanied by an official certificate
similar to the revised certificate for animal casings for Austria. Therefore casings
intended for export to Danzig should be handled and certified as indicated in
Service and Regulatory Announcements of November, 1926.

ANIMALS SLAUGHTERED UNDER FEDERAL MEAT INSPECTION,
APRIL, 1927


Station Cattle Calves Sheep Goats Swine

Baltimore ............................... 7, 888 1,795 1.770 ............ 56,788
Brooklyn ................................. 6,798 9,985 23.677 56 ........
Buffalo .................................... 8.096 5,799 6,908 ............ 60,220
Chicago...................-............... 149,405 69,711 179,525 1 430,667
Cincinnati.....- ......---......- ........... 11,003 8.375 3,458 249 67,460
Cleveland.................--------.......... 7,701 9.495 11 167 .......-----.... 67,830
Denver......-- .................-.......... 8, 185 1,563 19,460 ..-..-....... 25,193
Detroit ................... ............ ... 6,858 I S, 293 5,344 ............ 771,480
Fort W orth ............................... 32,650 15.975 32, 119 1,121 45,231
Indianapolis ..............-.............-. 16, 684 I 5, 117 1,351 3 93, 598
Kansas City.....-......- ................. 81,770 1 17.719 96,728 1,368 199,044
Milwaukee.............................. 13,827 60,276 3,299 3 92,923
National Stock Yards..................... 29,006 6,825 17,674 ............ 110,826
New York................................. 27,577 56,445 116,912 54 93, 125
Omaha.................................... 71,823 5.622 121,879 12 160,286
Philadelphia ..........-.................... 6,675 1 10.424 12, 534 3 75,270
St. Louis.-........-............-........... 12,833 5,74 ?,596 -...------- 115,287
Siou-x City.. ..---------------..............--------......... 33,367 2,263 30, 111 ............ 144,542
South St. Joseph.......................... 31, 106 5,585 104,545 2 76,381
South St. Paul............................ 38,249 62.927 8, 293 ........... 199,522
All other establishments................... 140, 450 84,014 160, 293 395 1,143,884
Total: April, 1927-------........ ...... 741,951 453,956 959,673 3,267 3,329,557
April, 1926..................... -- 765.540 461,482 994,288 2, 135 3, 104,655
10 months ended April, 1927.... 8,465,501 4, 188, 292 10. 844,333 28,092 34,632, 100
10 months ended April, 1926.... 8.458,342 4,376,563 10, 314, 337 37, 246 33,882,318

Horses slaughtered at all establishments April, 1927, 2,277. Inspections of lard at all establishments,
137,075,108 inspection pounds; compound and other substitutes, 27,818,560 inspection pounds; sausage
chopped, 56,416,279 inspection pounds. Corresponding inspections for April, 1926: Lard, 140,833,494 inspec-
tion pounds; compound and other substitutes, 36,159.980 inspection pounds; sausage chopped, 59,451,170
inspection pounds.
These totals of inspection pounds do not represent actual production, as the same product may have
been inspected and recorded more than once in the process of manufacture.

EXTENT OF TUBERCULOSIS IN ANIMALS SLAUGHTERED AT THREE
IMPORTANT MARKETS, APRIL, 1927


Retained for tuberculosis

Total
Station Total
station slaughter Passed Con-
Total for steril- demned
ization

Cattle:
Chicago-..--.......-...................-................ 149,405 10,263 234 1,589
Kansas City--...-------- -----------------..... .....-. 81,770 550 23 75
Omaha----..... -....--....-....-.................-.......-. 71,823 617 33 85
Swine:
Chicago........-----...-- ....-....-........ ........ ..-..... 430, 667 69,928 1,269 1,209
Kansas City....--------..................... ......... -----199,044 12,861 182 124
Omaha.--............................................... 160,286 21,502 205 222




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BUIiU OF ANIMAL INfUSTIRY


CAUSES OF CONDEMNATION OF CARCASSES, MARCH, 1927


Cause Cattle Calves Sfeep Swine

Emaciation-- ---------------------------------- ------- -M-163---- 150:-0
Emaciation.................................................... 536 163 150 90
Hog cholera.-----------.---.------.----.--.---------.-------------........... -.......... .. 571
Inflammatory diseases--........-- .. ..........---------....... -932 322 570 2,552
Immaturity----- ----------........ ---............................. ....... 527 .---
u eal ia .........-...-- -.............-......................... 4,087 46 .------..---..... 5,15
All other causes .....--------. ..... ..------------------- .. 880 233 491 3,B90
Total--......-----------.........-- .. ....---.--------- 6435 1,291 1,211 13, 18



IMPORTS OF FOOD ANIMALS AND OF MEATS AND MEAT FOOD
PRODUCTS


The statements following show the imports of food animals and
meat food products inspected by the Bureau of Animal Industry
1927, with figures for other periods for comparison.

Imports of food animals


of meats and
during April,


Country of export Cattle Swine Sheep Goats

Mexico... ---------------------........ ...------------------....... 15,340 .----...- 1,042 ......-..
Canada----.-----........-..-....----- ---------.--------------- 17,089 17,223 187 5
Channel Islands----------------------..-.-------------------... 156 ---------- ..---.--.. ---
Virgin Islands (to Porto Rico)---.----------------.-------.... 110 4 --------...----..
Total: April, 1927-----..--.-------------..---------.32,695 17,227 1,229 5
April, 1926...----- .....................---------------------- 23,118 555 1,455 '2
10 months ended April, 1927-................----...- 299,424 196,564 44,988 81
10 months ended April, 1926-..-------.......... ...... 241,448 28,727 58,529 69


Imported meat and meat food products


Fresh and refrigerated
ntr________ Canned Other Total
Country of export and cured products weight
Beef Other

Pounds Pounds Pounds Pounds Pounds
Argentina..----------------------------..----------- ....-.-- 2,474, 865 96, 950 2, 571,815
Australia-------.. .... -...-.-- -------- 19, 118 .-----------... --------.. 19, 118
Brazil ..--...-- --.. --.--.-- -------- ------------------- 248,034 ......------ 248,034
Canada.--.-------------..... ------.... 1,576,303 2,366,285 1,222,178 295,672 5,460,438
Uruguay--.---... .......------- ...-- ........--..........--.. ------- 2,414,589 ------------ 2,414,589
Other countries--------.. -------------...... -.-------97 133,236 149,783 283,116
Total: April, 1927-..-----....--... 1,576,303 2,385,500 6,492,902 542,405 10,997,110
April, 1926-------.---.---- 463,312 1,203,513 2,111,248 271,625 4,049,698
10 months ended April, 1927.. 13,449,913 18,407,200 34,880,548 3,752,470 70,490,131
10 months ended April, 1926.. 8,942,732 9,241,339 13,569,051 2,716,515 34,469,637

Condemned in April, 1927: Veal, 2 pounds.
Refused entry: Beef, 520 pounds; pork, 557 pounds; total, 1,077 pounds


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SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS


SUMMARY OF TUBERCULOSIS-ERADICATION WORK IN COOPERA-
TION WITH STATES, APRIL, 1927


Tuberculin tests dur-
ing month


Herds
per
lots


Ala-... i
Ariz...... ---
Ark-...
Calif ...

Colo-....
Conn....

Del-......

D. C .....
Fla-......

Ga.....
Idaho.---
Ill...-...-
Ind----..

Iowa --..

Kans.....
Ky....... -

La.......

Me-----......
Md.----

Mass...--

Mich...--

Minn.. -
Miss-.--
Mo-......

Mont....
Nebr..--
Nev......
N. H-..--
N. J-----
N. Mex.-

N. Y-..--
N.C ..---
N. Dak.-
Ohio-----

Okla.-----

Oreg.....
Pa.--...

R. I..---

S. C-....-
8. Dak__-
Tenn.....

Tet.-----
Utah.....

Vt-.......

Va.......
Wash....
W. Va...
Wis-.....

W4yo -...
Total -


Cattle Cattle
tested Ire-
I acted


416
680
64
79

24
461

189

89

166
369
7,264
3,851

3,640

5,072
1,479

219

1,899
1,266

178

5, 750

1,314
580
199

475
2,129
98
729
327
29

5,943
2, 852
1,713
7, 681

32

1,627
4,535

33
1,264
334
122

33
2,032

899

1,208

1,256
1, 778

1,918


74, 306 779, 687


6,810
6, 00
279
7,181

70C
8, 00

2, 164

3, 901

4,035
23, 77C
70, 71
32.491

52,834

56,8410
9,028

3, 518

11,673
13, 200

3, 332

48, 309

28, 614
5. 425
2, 969

9,106f
28,678
1,92C
9,173
4,776
351

71,818
10, 591
30,233
54, 97

1,642

11,544
31,25E
687

4,034
7,524
2,663

3,017

9, 98

16,311

7, 261

12,503
6,077
41, 517


Total to di


State


Once Ac-
tested- cred-
free ited
herds herds


3,667 232
7,115 29
2 887 20
4,031 109

2,336 121
1,031 1.152

2,580 1,429

253 261
6, 659 4061

3,958 361
25,616 571
105,971 1.153-
74,635 26,315

78.725J 7.228

46,0101 942
58,321i 60
5,007 26

24,218 4,623
8,197 3,820

1,150 460

116,625 87

31,235 7,8901
2, 123 931
57,817 947!
24,626 751
46,549 105;
3,449 10
2,525 2, 514
2,389 1,2541
165 13,

42,992 32,1531
222,466 3031
33,337 4, 3571
108,540 6461
1231 233

22,587 378g
64,901 3,8641
77, 44

7, 782; 771
19, 154' 289!

107 176

10,83 97

2,518 4,475

6,515 2,136

31,812 64
20,240 951
99,781 8, 758

7,589 5


225

101

5i
41
2,186
232

1,0161

613i
39.

1951

37
1,481
380

518

565
28
8

29
242

384
129
4

4,535
18
126
1,220

12

88
312

72

5
76
14

33

46

388
150

337
65

1, 916


18,299


Inspector in charge


State official


a


1, 472, 374 121, 91, 747, 971


--


ite


Herds
under
super-
vision


5, 388
7. 144
4.585
4. 1.50

2.669
2,678

4.696

286
7, 504
4.120
28. 869
119,040
109.144

136, 701

48, 519
58,521

5,335

30,050
18,414

2,461

119,033

41,277
2,240
61,198

25,259
47,258
4,674
5,144
3,768
178

91, 741
227, 535
42.200
114,453

376

22,985
80,409

235

21,844
8, 916.
19, 5851

346

11, 366!

10, 189

8,882'

33,426
21, 591!

112, 872

8,7171


1927]


R. E. Jackson..... C. A. Cary, Auburn.
F. L. Schneider... S. E. Douglas, Phoenix.
H. L. Fry......... J Bux, Little Rock.
R. Snyder....... J. P. .Iverson, Sacra-
mento.
W. E. Howe...... C. G. Lamb, Denver.
R. L. Smith.. J. M. Whittlesey, Hart-
ford.
W. G. Middleton.j 0. A. Newton, Bridge-
ville.
J. A. Kiernan.....
J. G. Fish......... J. Knapp, Tallahas-
see.
A. L. Hirleman... P. F. Bahnson, Atlanta.
W. A. Sullivan..... J. Dickman, Boise.
J. J. Lintner...... F. A. Laird, Springfield.
J. E. Gibson...... Frank H. Brown, Indi-
anapolis.
J. A. Barger....... M. G. Thornburg, Des
Moines.
N. L. Townsend.. J. H. Mercer, Topeka.
W. F. Biles.-..--. D. E. Westmorland,
Frankfort.
O. T. Cole......---. E. P. Flower, Baton
Rouge.
G. R. Caldwell.... H. M. Tucker, Augusta.
E. B. Simonds.... James B. George, Balti-
more.
E. A. Crossman... F. B. Cummings, Bos-
ton.
T. S. Rich.....----- H. W. Norton, jr., Lan-
sing.
W. J. Fretz....... C. E. Cotton, St. Paul.
H. Robbins.....-- R. V. Rafnel, Jackson.
Ralph Graham.... H. A. Wilson, Jefferson
City.
J. W. Murdoch.-- W. Butler, Helena.
A. H. Francis..... C. H. Hays, Lincoln.
L. C. Butterfield.- Edward Records, Reno.
E. A. Crossman.._ A. L. Felker, Concord.
W. G. Middleton- J. H. McNeil, Trenton.
F. L. Schneider--- Mat. Keenan, Albu-
querque.
H. B. Leonard.... E. T. Faulder, Albany.
W. C. Dendinger. Wm. Moore, Raleigh.
H. H. Cohenour- W. F. Crewe, Bismarck.
A. J. De Fosset... F. A. Zimmer, Colum-
bus.
L. J. Allen-....--. C. C. Hisel, Oklahoma
City.
S. B. Foster....... W. H. Lytle, Salem.
J. B. Reidy....... T. E. Munce, Harris
burg.
E. A. Crossman... T. E. Robinson, Provi-
dence.
W. K. Lewis.--... W. K. Lewis, Columbia.
J. O. Wilson.----- M. W. Ray, Pierre.
H. M. O'Rear..... W. B. Lincoln, Nash-
ville.
H. L. Darby.----- N. F. Williams, Fort
Worth.
F. E. Murray..... W. H. Hendricks, Salt
Lake City.
L. H. Adams-..... Edward H. Jones, Mont-
pelier.
R. E. Brookbank. H. C. Givens, Rich-
mond.
J. C. Edline....... Robert Prior, Olympia.',
H. M. Newton.... John W. Smith, Charles-
ton.
J. S. Healy........ Walter A. Duffy, Madi-
son.
John T. Dallas..-. H. D. Port, Cheyenne.
*







38 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY .. Ma,

PERMITTED DISINFECTANT.

In accordance with the provisions of B. A. I. Order 292, governing the inter-
state movement of livestock, the bureau has granted permission to the Globe
Laboratories, of Fort Worth, Tex., for the distribution and use of "Sherwin-
Williams 50% Cresol Solution" under the name of "Globe 50% Cresol Solution,"
in the general disinfection of cars, yards, and other premises. "Globe 50%
Cresol Solution" is identical with "Sherwin-Williams 50% Cresol Solution"
manufactured by the Sherwin-Williams Co., Chicago, Ill.



PERMITTED DIP FOR SCABIES OF CATTLE AND SHEEP

Permission has been granted to the Corn States Serum Co., Omaha, Nebr., to-
distribute "Kilscab" under the name of Scabex" for use in the official dipping
of cattle and sheep for scabies. Dilutions permitted: For cattle, not less than
32 pounds of the product to 100 gallons of water; for sheep, not less than 24 pounds
of the product to 100 gallons of water.



ANTI-HOG-CHOLERA SERUM AND HOG-CHOLERA VIRUS PRODUCED
UNDER LICENSES

Total rum Clear serum Hyperim- Simulane- Hyperim-
ompleted e blood virus munizing
cleared virus

C.c. C.c C.. C. c.
April, IV'27............ ........ ..... 126.882,564 51,673,082 55,956,847 2,361,251 28,805,679
April, 1926 ......................... 49.667.0?0 14,686,471 18.376,559 1,586,906 11,679,939
10months ended April, 1927....... 1.008.831,8S3 405,018,995 415,367,571 45,749,748 218.739,85&
10 months ended April, 1926.... 355.25? .589 125.698,697 128,781.471 25,806,570 71,102.445


LICENSES ISSUED FOR BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS IN APRIL, 1927

License No. 52 was issued April 21, 1927, to the Cutter Laboratory, Seventh
Street and Dwight Way, Berkeley, Calif. (mailing address, Fourth and Parker
Streets), for anthrax aggression.
License No. 117-A was issued April 15, 1927, to the Kansas Blackleg Serum
Co., Second and Monroe Streets, North, Amarillo, Tex., for blackleg aggression,
blackleg bacterin, and hemorrhagic-septicemia aggression.
License No. 186 was issued April 7, 1927, to the Gochenour-Colliins Labora-
tories, near Glenmont, Md. (mailing address, 2130 P Street NW., Washington,
D. C.), for tuberculin.
License No. 186 was issued April 18, 1927, to the Gochenour-Collins Labora-
tories, near Glenmont, Md. (mailing address, 2130 P Street NW., Washington,
D. C.), for blackleg aggression and pullorin.
License No. 186 was issued April 20, 1927, to the Gochenour-Collins Labora-
tories, near Glenmont, Md., and 2130 P Street NW., Washington, D. C. (mailing
address, 2130 P Street NW., Washington, D. C.), for ant.ihemorrhagic-septicemia
serum, anti-influenza serum (equine), mallein, and tuberculin (avian).

LICENSES TERMINATED

License No. 117-A, issued March 21, 1923, to the Kansas Blackleg Serum Co.,
Second and Monroe Streets, North, Amarillo, Tex., was terminated April 15,
1927, and a new license, No. 117-A, dated April 15, was issued, as indicated above.







SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS


RESULTS OF PROSECUTIONS FOR VIOLATIONS OF LAWS

Fines and penalties have been imposed in prosecutions for violations of regu-
latory laws, as reported to the bureau, as follows:
Livestock Quarantine Law
New York Central Railroad Co., unloading southern cattle in infectious pens,
$100 fine.
Wabash Railway Co., interstate transportation of one dead hog in the same
car with live animals, $100 fine.
St. Louis-San Francisco Railway Co., failure to placard cars "Southern cattle,"
$100 fine.
Southern Railway Co., interstate transportation of one cow without tuberculin
test $100 fine.
C. C. Butler, Lake Butler, Fla., interstate shipment of two cows and one calf
without tuberculin test, $15 fine and placed on probation.
W. W. Cunningham, Mono Lake, Calif., interstate shipment of cattle without
tuberculin test, $100 fine.
J. B. McMillen, Osierfield, Ga., interstate movement of a tick-infested horse,
$15 fine and placed on probation.
Twenty-eight Hour Law
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway Co., $100 penalty.
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway Co., $100 penalty.
Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Railway Co. (2 cases), $200 penalties.
Kansas City, Mexico & Orient Railway Co. (2 cases), $200 penalties.
New York Central Railroad Co. (10 cases), $1,000 penalties.
Pennsylvania Railroad Co. (7 cases), $700 penalties.
Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad Co., $100 penalty.
Meat-Inspection Law
Ernest Miller, Stratford, Conn., offering uninspected meat for interstate ship-
ment, $50 fine.


NEW PUBLICATIONS OF THE BUREAU
.The bureau keeps no mailing list for sending publications to individual employees, but sends copies to
officers in charge of stations and offices. These publications should be regarded as notification copies.
So far as possible additional copies will be furnished on request]

Farmers' Bulletin 612 (revised). Breeds of Beef Cattle. By E. W. Sheets,
Chief, Animal Husbandry Division. Pp. 26, figs. 18.
Farmers' Bulletin 781 (revised). Tuberculosis of Hogs. By John R. Mohler,
-chief of bureau, and Henry J. Washburn, Pathological Division. Pp. 14, figs. 3.
Farmers' Bulletin 803 (revised). Horse-Breeding Suggestions for Farmers.
Revised by J. O. Williams and S. R. Speelman, Animal Husbandry Division.
Pp. 18, figs. 11.
Farmers' Bulletin 1181 (revised). Raising Sheep on Temporary Pastures.
By F. R. Marshall and C. G. Potts, Animal Husbandry Division. Pp. 16,
figs. 6.
Farmers' Bulletin 1330 (revised). Parasites and Parasitic Diseases of Sheep.
By Maurice C. Hall, Chief, Zoological Division. Pp. 36, figs. 34.
Farmers' Bulletin 1524. Farm Poultry Raising. Supersedes F. B. 287,
Poultry Management. By M. A. Jull, Animal Husbandry Division. Pp. 28,
figs. 21.
Department Leaflet No. 1. Ways to Save Young Livestock. Prepared by
the Bureau of Animal Industry. Pp. 5, figs. 4.
Department Leaflet No. 5. The Prevention of Roundworms in Pigs. By
B. H. Ransom (deceased). Revised by M. C. Hall and H. B. Raffensperger,
Zoological Division. Pp. 8, figs. 6.
The Value of Beef Protein as a Supplement to the Proteins in Certain Vege-
table Products. By Ralph Hoagland and George G. Snider, Biochemic Division.
In Journal of Agricultural Research, vol. 34, No. 4, February 15, 1927. Pp. 297
to 308. Key N. A 115.


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Secretary's Circular No. :128 (Revised). Regdlstions Govi*iag 'trlfra
to the Veterinary-Inspector Examination. Effective July 1, 1927. Pp. 9.
Amendment 25 to B. A. I. Order 294, placing the foHlowing-au dcouimn
in the modified accredited areas for a period of three years froiM May 2 :19
Knox Ind.; Hartnett, N. C.; Shelby, Tenn.; and parts of Washinjton, Lameil
and Caledonia Counties, Vt. tanly and Stokes Counties, N. C., and O0
County, Ind., have been reaccredited for three years from the sa;e date. :,P
(mimeographed). .
Poster, Do You Know a Gopd Egg? 13 .by 20 inches, printed in colors.;



ORGANIZATION OF THE BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY.:'

Chief: JOHN R. MOHLER.
Administrative Assistant: CHARLES C. CARROLL.
Chief Clerk: J. R. COHRAN.
Editor: D. S. BURCH.
Animal Husbandry Division: E. W. SHEETS, chief. .
Biocheric Division: M. DORSET, chief.
Division of Hog-Cholera Control: U. G. HOUCK, chief.
Division of Virus-Serum Control: D. I. SKIDMORE, chief.
Field Inspection Division: A. W. MILLER, chief.
Meat Inspection Division: R. P. STEDDOM, chief.
Pathological Division: JOHN S. BUCKLEY, chief..
Tick Eradication Division: R. A. RAMSAY, chief.
Tuberculosis Eradication Division: J. A. KIERNAN, chief.
Zoological Division: MAURICE C. HALL, chief.
Experiment Station: E. C. SCHROEDER, superintendent.
Office of Accounts: GEORGE F. TUCKER, in charge.
Office of Personnel: GEORGE H. RUSSELL, in charge.


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