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- R. A.-B. A. I. 254 c3 Issued July,


United States D~epartment of 1gricultu '3

BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUST

SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOU



JUNE, 1928
This publication is issued monthly for the dissemnination of information, instruction, rulings, etc., con-
oerning the work of the Bureau of A~nimal Industr\. Free distribution is Ilmitedl to personj in thIe service
of the bureau, establishments at which the Federal meat inspection is conducted. public onlcers whose
duties make it desirable for them to have such information, and journals espe~nally concerned. ~t hers
desiring copies mary obtain them from the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Onllce,
Washington, D. C., at 5 cents each, or 2L5 cents a y~ear. A supply wll be Pent to each official in charge of'
a station or branch of the bureau -service, whho should promptly dlistribute copies to members of hi- force.
A file should be kept at each station for reference.


CONTENTS

Changes in directory.~.....~.........~.................. ............ .........~......................
Notices regarding meat inspec~tion........ ....... ........... ............ ................_ ....
Approval of combination markings on shipping contamners...................... ..............
Animal casings of foreign origin...................... ...........~................. .......~......
The use of red squill in edible-products departmlents~.... ...~............................ ........
Animals slaughtered in M~ay, 1928, under Federal inppection..................... ................ .
Extent of tuberculosis in animals slaughtered at three important markets, Alay, 1928 ...............
Causes of condemnation of careasses, April, 1928 ................... ................... ............
Imports of food animals and of meats and meat-food products..-..............~.....................
Foreign meat-inspection officials. .................... .~.... .................. ....... ....~....~..;
Summary of tuberculosiseradiction work in cooperation with States, hlay, 1928..........; ..
Antihog-cholera serum and bog-cholera virus produced under li~enses....... ..........
Permitted disinf ecta nts.....~.................................... .. -
Bummary of hog-cholera-control work, Mlay, 1928J................ ..7.;
Proceedings under psekers and stock yards act.........~............ ,.,r 1...,..1
Warning against political activity by department employees.. ~......... .. .L. .a-....
Results of prosecutions for violations of laws ................... .... -....-...
New publications of the bureau ................... ....~........t.. .....0 .-5~__-;-~-
Organization of the Bureau of Animal Ladustry ........~.......... ..... T.............~.. ..,. -.


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49
50
50


CHANGES IN DIRECTORY :'[ .p~ _~
MeIat Inspection Granted \ .

371. Kiansas Packing Co., 443 West 13th St~reet, Nvett Y~ork;, N. Y'.
419-Q. The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co., Cedar and Kiennebee Streets,
Portland, Me.
Meat Inspection Withdrawn


*922.
923.
934.


Augusit Y'oung &r Son, Lex-ingtonl, M'ass.
Richmond Provision Co. (Inc.'r, Richmond, Va.
Roebert Provision Co., Philadelphia, Pa.
Meat Inspection Extended


3-B. Swcift & Co., Twventy-seventh and Q Street~s, Omaha, Nebr., to include the
Interstate Packing Co.
3-E. Swift & Co., South St. Paul, luinln., to include the Interstate Packing Co.
3-L. Swiift & Co., Leech and Prosp~ect Streets, Sioux City, Iowa, to include the
Interstate Packing Co.
*27. North Packing & Provision Co., 37 Mecdford Street, ;Somlerville, Alass., to
include George H. Swift.
*27-A. White, Pevey &r Dexter Co., Putnam Lane, Worcester, Maxss., to include
George H. Swift.
*27-B. Springfield Provision Co., Brightwood, Springfield, Mlass., to include
George H. S~-ift.
71. Sw~ift & Co., 1541 Ninth Street, Jersey City, N. J., to include the Holland
Butterine Co.


* Conducts slaughtering.
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Change in Name of Otfcial Establishment

*358. East Side Beef Corporation, 403-490 East Forty-fourth Street, New York,
Nu. Y., instead of East Side Packing Co.
*727. Swift & Co., and G. Hl. Hammond Co., Interstate Packing Co., Omaha
Packing Co., Plankinton Packing Co., Winona, Mlinn., instead of
Interstate Packing Co.
Change in Address of Oscial Establishment

2-J. Armour & Co., Vermont Street and Sixth Avenue, Seattle, WVash., in-
stead of Third Avenue and South Jackson Street.

Change of Ofhfiial in Charge

Dr. E. S. Dickey succeeds Dr. A. E. Behnke as inspector in charge at Sioux City,
Iow~a; Doctor Behake succeeds Doctor Dickey as inspector in charge at Miilwau-
kee, Wis., effective June 22, 1928.
Dr. H. A. Schnaider succeeds Dr. Wr. F. Osborn as inspector in charge at Freder-
ick, M~d.
Earl B. Krants succeeds John A. Stoehr, in charge of the U. S. M~organ Horse
Farm, Mliddlebury, Vt.
Change in Address of Inspector in Charge

Dr. H. Singleton, P. O. box 27 (Office, Vicksburg Dressed Beef Co. (Inc.)),
Cedars, Mliss.
Dr. R. L. Smith, care commissioner on domestic animals, St~ate Capitol, Hart-
ford, Conn., Instead of State Capitol Annex.


NOTICES REGARDING MEAT INSPECTION
APPROVAL OF COMBINATION MIARKINGS ON SHIPPING CONTAINERS

Referring to notice contained in Servrice and Regulatory Alnnouncements of
August, 1927, under the caption "LApproval of combination markings for meat
or product," fiber, strawboard and corrugated shipping containers, the labeling
of which comprises combinations of approved stencils, box dies and/or brands,
may be permitted to be used without specific approval of~ such combinations.
The combinations of markings must not be inconsistent or such as to result in
labeling which is false or misleading in any respect. The containers may bear
the printed inspection legend a'nd establishment number or these features may
be applied by means of a domestic meat label. The inspection legend and estab-
lishment number in either form is subject to bureau approval. 1Yhen fiber,
strawboard, or corrugated packages serve the purpose of immediate or true
containers as well as shipping containers, they should be submitted for approval
of the complete labeling.

ANIMAL CASINGS OF FOREIGN ORIGIN

Certificates required by Bureau of Animal Industry Order 305 and instructions
issued thereunder, which bear the official titles of the high officials of the respective
foreign countries as specified below, will be acceptable with animal casings offered
for importation into the United States.
The certificates must also bear the signature of the high official of the national
government having jurisdiction over the health of animals in the foreign country
in which the casings originated, but owing to the fact that the high officials are
changed from time to time it is impracticable to publish their names.
Official title Foreign country
Minister of Agriculture and Development............. Mexico
Director of Agriculture and Forests- .............. Palestine
Minister of Agriculture .... ..............__. __ Denmark
Additional official titles will be published when received from otheraforeign
countries.

'Conducts slaughtering.


BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY


[June,








19281 SERVICE A9ND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS 49

THE USE OF RED SQUIILL IN EDIBLE-PRODUCTS DEPARTMelENT

Experiments conducted by the Bureau of Biological Survey having shown that
red squill is an effective rat poison and that it is less dangerous than any other
known poison, the use of baits containing this poison in edible-products depart-
ments, with the exception of dry saltcellars, may be permitted under the restric-
tions applicable to barium carbonate, as given in Service and Regulatory An-
nouncements for June, 1923, page 55. Use of barium carbonate either alone or in
combination with red squill remains permissible under the same restrictions.
Further information and directions for the use of red squill and barium carbonate
and for the elimination of rats may be found in Farmers' Bulletin No. 1533,
Rat Control.



ANIMALS SLAUGHTERED IN MAY, 1928, UNDER FEDERAL MEAT IN-
SPECTION IN THE DISTRICTS REPRESENTED BY THE CITIES IN
THE FOLLOWING TABLE


Station Cattle Calves Sheep Goats Swrine


Baltimore~...~...-. .~.~~.~...~.~............. 5, 194 1,-1 1301 1.........~ 1 2, 237
Butfflo_-..~...~..~.......... ........~~...... 9, 647 3, R80 ;, 53 1.......... 7515
Chicago~.. ............ ...... ..........~... 113.00r 79, 662 189, 594 2 511, 0-19
Cincinnati~..~.....~........~.............. 11, 100 10, 030 1, 0?5 1 79, 409Y
Cleveland....~~.. ............................ ;, 023 8, 396 9,87 dI .......... 7947
Denvrr...-..~.~.~............... ............ 8, 746 1, 808 10, Ill .......... 34,.869
Detroit...~.... .............. ............... 5, 058 8,29 4593 1.......... 85, 0-12?
Fort W'ort h.......~. ..........~............... 22. 961 2 1.005 3479 32 9,51
Indialnapolis......~....................... 13, 915 5. 091 2, L53 ....~...... 7 3. 658
Kansas Cit~.~........................ ........ 64, 971 19,09 120,2 S 351, 002
Miilwaukee........................... ...... 1r. 231 50. h19 2, -161 ......87. .92
National Stock Yards.....~.................. !1,316 16,35 25,90 .... 113, 526
Newf York.. .. .. .. .. 3r1 6 ,7 171,05 il1 .......... 110, 955
Omaha....................~.............~... 8'(. i64 6. 461 139. 560 1111,2
Philadelphia.................~......... ... 5 1, 6 13,~ ~ 48 ...... S, 67
St. L~ouis....... ................... .....~....i I1, 261 10l, 175 300 ....~...... 148a, 500
Siour City............~................... ....I 37, 143 2, 005 14, 650 .......~...1 1341, 816
South St. Josepb......... .........~........ 1 29,725 7, 592 96, 75 1..~....... 115, 018
South St. Paul.........~...~. .........~....... 4~, 941 67,710 ;, 273 1.......~.. 172, 63
W'ithits~..................~....._ ............ 5,87 e 541 8 292 2 82, 793
All other establishments..~................... 1"6, 661 ;8, 585 148, 063 1. 150 1, 2219, 748

Total: Mlay, 192L8........... 723, 120 47 r3, 0'16 1, 015, 465 1, 546 3, 88~1, 381
May,192.............. ib, 272 46,11 991, 533 1, 63.3 3, 765, 720
II months ended May), 1929.~.. 8, 331, 503 4, 375, ~r9 i II, 874, 414 19, 197 44, =f69, 381
11 months ended ~ay.v 1927~ ... 9, 250, 773 41, 650, 41j3 II, 835, 866 29, 725 3S, 397, 820


Horses slaughtered at all establishments, Ma~y, 1928, 8,341. Inspections o f lard at all establishments,
144,16'1,031 inspection pounds; compound andl other substitutes, 29,101,166 ins;pec~tion pounds; sausage
chopped, 69,6095,942 insp~ection pounds.
Corresponding inspections fo~r Mlay, 1927; Lard, 152,800,5;7 inspection pounds: compounds~ andl other
substitutes, 412,527,189 inspection pounds; sausage chopped, 62L,422.61c9 inspections pounds.
These totals of inspection pounds do not repr~eset actual proJuc~tion, as the som~e proiduct may~ have
been inspected and recorded more than once in th process of manufacture.

EXTENT OF TUBERCULOUS ANIMALS SLAUGHTERED AT THREE
IMPORTANT MARKETS, MAY, 1928


Retained for tuberculosis

StationToa
slaughter Ttl Passed for Con-
s-terilizationl demned


Cattle:
Chicago...~....~...~........ ~_................ 149,008 5,420 138 8.30
K~anas City..... .............................. 68, 971 339 7 412
Omaba......._._..................~~.. ............. 88, 64 80'2 "8 59
Swine:
Chicago...................... ... ....~....... 511,0~4 72,190 1.124 1,079
Kansas City....._._........................... .... 351, 002 20.183~ 363 220
Omaba..~...................................... 19102 22,29 338 238











CAUSES OF CONDEMNATION OF CARCASSES, APRIL, 1928


Cause Cattle Calves Sheep Bwine


Emaciation.......~.................................. 634~~ 178 157 87
Bog cholera.~.......................... ....~~~......... .......~....~ ............~-~~~.I~.~~~~~~ 852
Inflam mator~ d iseases.......... ~... ~..... ~~.......... ... 800 224 2715 2, 607
Immaturity. .~.............. ~~ ~.~.~..........................~.~. .. 558 ............
Tuberculosis...- ..~......~..~~.......................... 2,411 34 ............~ 3, 997.
All other crauses..~.................... ~..............~~.. 702 179 329 3, 318
Total_~-~-~.~~-.............................. 4, 547 1 173 761 10, 95L


IMPORTS OF FOOD ANIMALS AND OF MEATS AND MEAT FOOD
PRODUCTS

The statements following show the imports of food animals and of meats and
meat food products inspected by the Bureau of Animal Industry during May,
1928, with figures for other periods for comparison.

Imports of food animals


Country of export Cattle Swine Sheep Goats


M~exico.....~............... .. ..................... 15,971 303 ..... ...
C anads. . . . 1i, 238 2,086 156 .
ChannellIslands.. . . 3
N ew Zealand . .. . . .8
Virgin Islands (to Porto Ricro)l...... ............67.......... ......... ......I
Total: Many, 192b. ................... ..~........ ........../ 32, 415 2, 389 2-15
Mayg, 1927...................... ............. .. 32. 5(00 15, 126i 5, 791 ....
11 months ended ~ay, 1928....~.. ................ 478,-151 82, 619 41. 299 320r
11 months ended hIlay, 19J27................. ...... 332,014l 211,690 50,779 81


NorE.--Owing to the sudden death, in hIlarch, of the inspector covering the port of Cape V'incent, N. Y.,
the following delayed report of importations should be added to the record of entries for Alarebh appearing
on page 33 of Service and Regulatory ADncouncement for April, issued in Ma~y, 1928.

Country of export Cattle Sheep


C a ad .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 347 5


Imrport of meals anid meat food products


Fresh and refrigerated

Beefe OtherTta


Pou nds Pou nds Pou nds Pou nds Pou~nds
Argent ina. ... ........ .. ... ....... .... 1, 08 125 104, 730 2, 012, 855
Australia~--~.-~~~.-~~-................... 1:3, 410 6, 145 ......~..._.. 8, 598 18B, 153
Canada................................... 976, 037) 2, 445, 308 1, 398, 895 673, 345 5, 493, 585
Uruguay.....~~.... .................. ...................~..._.._.... ", 159. 295 192, 796 2, 382, 091
Other countries~-.~.......~~.~-.~~.......... I, 444, 519 633, 024 1. 157,317 101, 099 3, 335, 959
Total: May~,19b28..................... 2, 593,966b 3, 054, 4;; 6, 653, 632 1.030,.568 13, 412, 643
M~ay, 192;. ................... 1, 185, 110L 2. 653, 328 2. 9;8, 539 292, 472 7, 100, 740
11 mont hs ended lilay, 19218..( 35, 8S;. 758 16. 126, 934 53, 538,500 11, 213, 685 116, 766, 907
11 months ended Mlay, 1927. 14, 635, 323 21, 060, 528 37, 859, OS? 4, 044, 942 77, 599, 880


Condemned in ILIay, 1923: Beef, 12,092 pounds; pork, 477 pounds: total, 12,569j pounds. Refused entry::
Beef, 160 pounds.


BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY


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FOREIGN MEAT-INSPECTION OFFICIALS

The following is an additional name and facsimile signature of a foreign national
government official authorized to sign and issue certificates of inspection for
meat and meat food products offered for importation into the United States:



Country and name Signature


ENGLAND

R. A. Askins.......--- ... ;7.



NAME REMOVED FROM THE LIST



ENGLAND

D. S. Davies--.-.-..........



SUMMARY OF TUBERCULOSIS-ERADICATION WORK IN COOPERA-
TION WITH STATES, MAY, 1928


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SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCElklIENTS


Tuberculin tests
during month


Total to date


Once- I


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State oor Trritorial






C. A. Cary', Auburn.
S. E. Douglas, PhoeniK.
J. Hl. Bux, Little Rock.
J. P. Iv~erson, Sacra-
mento.
C. O. Lamb, Denver.
J. MI. W'hiltlese~v, Hart-
ford.
O. A4. Newton, Bridge-
ville.

J. V. Knapp, Tallahas-

J. MI. Sutton, Atlants.
A~. J. Dic~kmlan, Boise.
F. A. Laird, Springfield.
Frank H1. Brown, Indi-
anapolis.
Mr. O. Thornburg, Des
Mloines.
J. H. Mercer, Topeka.
D. E. Westmorland,
Frankfort .
E. P. Flowe~r, Baiton
Rouge.
H. MI. Tucker, Augusts.
James B. George, B~siti-
more.
F. B. Cummings. Bos-
ton.
B. J. Killham, Lansing.
C. E. Cotton, St. Paul.
R. \'. Rafnel, Jalckson.
Hl. A. W~ilson, Jerferson
City~.
W. J. Butler, Helena.
C. H. Hays, Lincoln.
Edward Records, Reno.
A. L. Felker, Concord.
J. H. M~cNeil, Trenton.
M~at. Keenan, Albuquer-
que.
E. T. Faulder, Albany.


State







Ark.~.....
Ca~lf.~....

Colo.....
Conn....



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


Idabo....
Ill~~......
Ind.~.....

lowa~.....

Kans...


La-.-.....

Me......

Mlass.....

Mich~....
M~iss.....


Afont~....
Nebr_...
Nev....
N. H.~....

NN. M~ret.

N. Y.....


Inspector in charge


A9c-
cred-
ited
herds







17


134
5160
1,508
1,774

8 01
8432







8, 010

858
67
19




71
85,401


Herds
under
upe~r-
,ision


s


42



211

1342

877


103


3, 729

5,30

981
1, 090





203

5,37

952


2, 115

518

438


CattleCa-
tested t


tested
free
berds


5, 134
8, 107
2, 890
5, 774

3.107
4,363

2,975

90
7, 424

9, 295
30, 610
123. 525
98,621

94,647

69, 416
70,927

7, 016

33, 145
10, 338



153,451
57,432

64,014

29,810
65,007

2,216
3, 041
1.415

39, 086


4,03

12,464
851


2,09


5,04

4,07


31,24




7,414

2,46


13,341

5,64

48,22
144,04
4,33
9,56

10.57
27,717
2, 524
9,928
6,08
2, 091

112,271


116

.5
721







17





32



198


862

45

3,60


7, 5991 R. E. Jackson.....
8, 1761 F. L. Schneider...
3,0911 H. L. Fry.. .......
5, 9551 R. Snyvder........

3,65 W. E. Hower......
706R. L. Smith......|

5, 537 W O. M~iddleton. I

99A. E. Weight ....
8. 2921 J. G. Fish.....~....'

9, 3421 A. L. Hirleman...
33, 981 W'. A. Sullivan....
138, 6001 J. J. Lintner......
141,68 J. E. Gibson......

156,9383 J. A.Basrger.......
70, 568 N. L. Tofn~send ..
7281 F. Biles.......

7, 343 G. T. Cole......~..

37, 5861 G. R. Caldwell....
23,92 E. B. Simonds ....

2,067 E. A. Crossman... .

157,4891 T. S. Rich........
71, 1601 W. J. Fretz.....~..
7,751 H. Robbins.......
67, 5561 Ralph Graham....

30, 406( J. W. M~urdochb...
67,(M0A .H. Francis.....
1, 3761 L. C. BultCterfld..
5,861 E. A. Crossman...
6,988l W. G. Mliddleton.
1,47i7 F. L. Schneider...

108,61 Hlr. B. Leonard...


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Summary of luberedlosia-er~adication wrorkz in cooperation with States, M1ay, 1988--
Continued


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


Clear serum Byperim- Simultane- Hyperim-
Total serum completed muce b od ous virus miumdm


C. c. C. c. C. c. C. c. C. c.
May,1928.................. 75, 589, 807 45, 807, 042 60, 477, 405 6, 955, 716 16, 840, 835
M~ay, 1927..--._..~...~........... 132, 499, 166 54, 640, 581 66, 701, 413 7, 270, 312 29, 148, 722
11 months ended M~ay, 1928.~..... 1, 030, 439, 089 568, 895, 530 646, 835, 594 48, 970, 071 204, 040, 339
11 months ended May, 1927..~_... 1, 141, 331, 040 459, 668, 576 482, 068, 984 53, 020, 060 247, 883, 578


LICENSES ISSUED FOR BfOLOGICAL PRODUCTS IN MAY, 1928

License No. fi was issued M~ay 25, 1928, to Parke, Davis & Co., Parkedale Farm,
Rochester, MCich., and Atwrater and M~cDougal Streets, Detroit, Mlich., (mailing
address: P. O. box 488, Detroit, M'ich.), for anthrax vaccine; alntianthrax serum;
antidistemper serum (canine); antibemorrhagic-septicemia serum; anti-influenza
serum (equine); antiwhite-scours serum (bovine); autogenous bacterin; blackleg
aggression; blackleg filtrat~e; blackleg vaccine; canine-distemper mix-ed antigen;
canine-distemper mixed bacterin; colon bact~erin (equine); equine-influenza
mixed bacterin ; hemorrhagic-septicemia bacterin; he morrh agi c-septi ce mia
vaccine; mallein; mixed infection bacterin (bovine); mixed infection bacterin
(lepine); mixed infection phylacogen (equine); normal borse serum; pneumonia
phylacogen (equine); rabies vaccine; staphylococcus-streptococcus bacterin
(canine); streptococcus-st~aphylococcus bacterin (equine); tetanus antitoxin;
tuberculin; white-scours bacterin (bovine).
License No. 41 was issued M~ay 12, 1928, to the Kinsley Laboratories (Inc.),
400--406 New Center Building, Fifteent~h Street and Troost Avenue, Kansas
City, Mlo., for mastitis mixed bacterin (bovine); mixed bacterin (canine).





IJune


Total to date


Once- Ac- Herds I
tested cred- under
free ited super-
herds herds vision


251, 1301 370; 251, 879
42 2241 4, 971 52, 492
145, 4961 6461 151, 815
120 289431

39, 66 40 40, 162
92,45 4,3561 110,721
16 60 397

44,02 16 44, 206
8, 834 1, 242 10 202
45, 39 34 45, 8O40


10, 724 79 I, 548

3, 228 5, 557 12, 051

18, 6231 2, 242( 21, 154
38,1761 44 41,058
34, 0851 1, 145) 35, 831

127, 4961 II, 021 138,366
9, 172( 41 10,378

1, 925, 347 166, 051 2, 249, 312


Tuberculin tests
during month


State or Tritorial


lotslf ~tesd


1, 803 8, 309
1, 6811 28, 439
4, 5131 34, 768
50 2, 050

1, 923 14, 053
6, 276 55, 696
42 828

391~ 8,~ 881
2, 099 15, 052

79, 1, 991

1, 242 7, 567

1. 3938 30,091

1,430 9, 663
1,68a~ 12, 069
1, 92 026, 979



361 1, 130
91, 552 1, 003, 296


State


Inspector in charge


Cat






10

10

2,49



135


40

37

313


962
34

936

19

23, 010


N. Dak ..
Ohio~-...

Okla.....

Oreg..._..
Pa~..~...



S. Dak...
Tenn.~....

Tex...~...

Utah.....

Vt._.-....


Wash..~..
WT. Va...


W'yo.....
Bawaii...

Total..


W. C. Dendinger .
H. H. Cohenour..
A. J. De Fosset...


S. B. Foster.-_.~...
J B Reidy_.......
E. A. Crossman...

J. O. W'ilson......
H. M1. O'Rear_.....

H. L. Darby......

F. E. Mlurray.....
L. H. Adams_......

R. E. Brookbank .

B. MI. Newfton....

J. S. Healy........
John T. Dallas....
L. E. Case........


Wm. Moore, Raleigh.
Wr. F. Crewe, Bismarek.
F. A. Zimmer, Colum -
bus.
C. C. Hisel, Oklaboma
City.
Wr. H. Lytle, Salem.
T. E. M~unce, Harris-
burg.
T. E. Robinson, Provi-
dence.
W. K(. Lewis, Columbia.
Mi. W. Ray, Pierre.
W. B. Lincoln, Nash-
ville.
N. F. Wfilliams, Fort
Worth.
W. B. Hendricks, Salt
Lake City.
EdwFard H. Jones, Mont-
pelier.
H. C. Givens, Rich-
mond.
Robert Prior, Olympia.
John W. Smith, Charles-
too.
W'alter A. Duffy, M~adi-
500.
H. D. Port, Cheyenne.
L. E. Case.


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1928] SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS 53

License No. 112 was issued May 10, 1928, to t~he Fort Dodge Serum Co. (Inc.),
6000 Central Avenue and Douglas Township, Fort Dodge, iowa, for anthrax
vaccine; tetanus antitoxuin.
License No. 112 was issued M~ay 21, 1928, to the Fort Dodge Serum Co. (Inc.),
600Ya Central Avenue and Douglas Township, Fort Dodge, Iow~a, for normal
serum (bovine).
License No. 164 was issued M~ay 28, 1928, to the J. F. DeVine Laboratories
(Inc.), 34j% St. John Street, Goshen, N. Y'., for staphylococcus bacterin (canine).
License No. 191 was issued M~ay 31, 1928, to Ashe Lockhart (Inc.), 800-804
Woodswether Road, Kansas City, Mo., for blackleg bacterin; canine staph-strep
bacterin.
License No. 193 was issued Miay 28, 1928, to the Stanleyv Rea Serum Co., foot
of Chauteau Avenue, St. Louis, Mlo., for anti-hog-cholera serum; hog-cholera
virus.
LICENSES TERMINATED IN MAY, 1928
Licenses No. 5, issued August 15, 1924, and December 14, 1927, to Parke,
Davis & Co., Park-edale Farm, Rochester, Mlieb., and Atw~at~er and M~cDougal
Streets, Detroit, Mich., w~ere terminated Mlay 25, 1928, and a new license of
the same number, dated M~ay 25, 1928, was issued, as indicated above.
PERMITS ISSUED FOR BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS IN MlAY 1928
Permit No. 6, was issued MIay 25, 1928, to A. Charklian, 500 Fifth Avenue,
New York City, for the importation of canine anti-distemper serum, mianufac-
tured by the Laboratoire de Sdrotherapie V646rinaire, 76 Rue Escudier, Boulogne-
sur-Seine, France.

PERMITTED DISINFECTANTS

In accordance w~ith the provisions of B. A. I. Order 309, governing the inter-
state movement of livestock;, the bureau has granted permission for the use of
the following saponified cresol solutions in the general disinfection of cars, yards,
and other premises.
Genpo Saponified Cresol Solution, manufactured by G~eneral Compounding
Corporation, Central Avenue and Seventy-ninth Place, Glendale, Brooklyn,
N. Y.
C-4 Soluble Disinfectant, manufactured by Coopers Creek Chemical Co.,
West Conshohocken, Pa.
Distributors
In accordance with the provisions of the order named above, the bureau has
granted permission for the distribution and use of San-I-Sol, a permitted saponi-
fied cresol solution, manufactured by MlcLaughlin Gormley' King Co., 1715
Fifth Street, Mlinneapolis, Mlinn., under the following trade names:
Marereso," distributed by Masrrican M~edic~al Supply, 169 W'est Third Street,
St. Paul, M'inn.
"Pratts Cresol Disinfectant," distributed by Pratt Food Co., 124 W'alnut
Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Car-Cresol," distributed by Noyes Bros. & Cutler (Inc.), Park Square, St.
Paul, MCinn., and also for t.he distribution and use of Sherw~in W'illiams 50 per
cent Cresol Solution, manufactured by Sherw~in W'illiams Co., Chicago, Ill.,
under the following trade name:
"'Bourbon Cresol Compound," distributed by Bourbon Remedy Co., Lexing-
ton, Ky., for use in the general disinfection of cars, yards, and other premises.
("(Marereso," "Pratts Cresol Disinfectant," and "'Car-Cresol" are identical
with "San-I-Sol," and Bourbon Cresol Compound" is identical w~ith "iSherw~in
Williams 50 per cent Cresol Solution."l
Permission Withdrawn
Permission w~as granted to Western Chemical Corporation, P. O. box 83,
Houston, Texv., on December 4, 1924, to manufacture W'estern Wlhite Face
Brand 50 per cent Cresol Compound (Saponified), a saponified cresol solution
for use in the general disinfection of cars, yards, and other premises. Investigation
indicates that this company is now out. of business and no longer manufactures
this product, and permission is therefore withdrawn.






















































Nors.--No work reported from U~lab and West V'irginia.
i Fractions denote bureau veterinarians devoting part time to hog-cholera work.

PROCEEDINGS UNDER PACKERS AND STOCKYARDS ACT

Docket No. 270.--In re White Provision Co. (Inc.), v. Atlanta Stockyards (Inc.),
Atlanta, Ga. Under the date of October 8, 1927, the White Provision Co. (Inc.),
of Atlanta, Ga., filed a, complaint alleging unfair and unreasonable yardage
charges mnade by the Atlanta Stockyards (Inc.). A hearing was held on M~arch 9,
1928, and written arguments w~ere filed later. The Acting Secretary on June 13,
1928, ordered that, defendant cease and desist from publishing, demanding, or
collecting anyT rate or charge in excess of $4. a car for the service furnished to the
complainant in connection with the driving of livestock from the unloading pens
through the property of the defendant to the plant of the complainant.


WARNINGS AGAINST POLITICAL ACTIVITY BY DEPARTMENT
EMPLOYEES

Attention is called to the provisions of t~he notice, signed by the Secretary of
Agriculture, on page 36 of Service and Regulatory Announcements for March,
1924. Under these provisions no employee of the Government will be permitted---
1. To hold a position as a member or officer of any political committee that
solicits funds.
2. To display such obtrusive partisanship as to cause public scandal.
3. To attempt to manipulate party primaries or conventions.
4. To use his position t~o bring about his selection as a delegate to conven-
tions.
5. To act as chairman of a political convention.
6. To assume t.he active conduct of a political convention.
7. To use his position to interfere with an election or to affect the result thereof.
8. To neglect his public duties.
It is the duty of any person having knowledge of the violation of any of the
foregoing provisions of the civil-servie rules or Criminal Code to submit the
facts to the United States Civil Service Commission, Washington, D. C.


BUREAU OF ANIllAL INDUSTRY


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SUMMARY OF HOG-CHOLERA-CONTROL WORK, MAY, 1928


Premi~s
gated



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97

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207
48
88
231
42
117
190
154
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SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS


RESULTS OF PROSECUTIONS FOR VIOLATIONS OF LAWS

Penalties and fines have been imposed in prosecutions for violations of regu-
latory laws, as reported to the bureau, as follows:
Livestock Quarantine Law
N. C. Barbri, Rio, La., transporting 13 cattle from Mississippi to Louisiana
without prior dipping, inspection, and certification. Six months' imprisonment
(sentence suspended and defendant placed on probation).
New York Central Railroad Co., failure to placard cars ''Southern cattle,"
$100 penalty.
Michigan Central Railroad Co., interstate transportation of one dead hog in.
same car with live animals, $100 penalty.
Esco Ellsey, New Orleans, La., driviing approximately 100 cattle oin foot from
Mississippi to Louisiana without dipping, inspection, and certification,, $100
penalty and three months' imprisonment (sentence suspended).
Twenty-eight-hour Law
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Co. (2 cases), $200 fines.
Baltimore &L Ohio Railroad Co. (6 cases), $600 fines.
Chicago & Northw~estern Railway~ Co. i6 cases),. $600 fines.
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Co., $100 fine.
Chicago, R~ock Island & Pacific Railway Co. (19 cases), 51,900 fines.
Receiver, Chicago, 1\lilw~aukee &L St. Paul Railway\ Co., $100O fine.
Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad Co. (15 cases), $1,500 fines.
Illinois Central Railroad Co. (2 cases), $200 fines.
K~ansas City, Alexio & Orient Railw~a? Co. (3 cases), $300 fines.
M~issouri Pacific Railroad Co. (8 cases), $500 fines.
Mlissouri, KIansas & Texas Railroad Co. (2 cases), $100 fines.
Mobile & Ohio Railroad Co., $100 fine.
Pennsylvania Railroad Co., $500 fine.
Same (3 cases), $300 fines.
Southern Pacific Co., $250 fine.
St. Louis, San. Francisco Railway Co. (41 cases), $4-00 fines.


NEW PUBLICATIONS OF THE BUREAU

[The bureau keeps no mailing list for sending public~atiojns to individual employ'ees, brut sends copies to
oncers in charge of stations aInd ounces. These pulblications should be regarded as notifilntion copies.
So far as possible additional c~oples wll be furnishe~d on reqluestl

Technical Bulletin 76. Report of the Foot-and-M~outh Disease Comnmission
of the United St~ates Department of Agriculture. By~ Peter Ki. Olitsky\, Rtocke-
feller In~stitute for M~edical Research, Jaco~b Traumn, Uiniversity of Californ~ia, and
Harry W'. Schoeninig, Pathological D~ivision. Pp. 172, figs. 4.
Farmers' Bulletin 7241 (revised)i. Feeding Grain Sorghums to~ Livestock.
Revised by A-rthur T. Semnple, Animal Husbandry Div~ision. Pp. 10, figs. 6.
Farmers' Bulletin 1506j reviseded. Stalnrdad Breeds and \;arieties of Chick-
ens. I. A~merican, Asiatic, Eniglish, and Miediterranlean Classes. By AI. A. Jull,
Animal Husbandry Division. Pp. 36, figs. 33.
The Gro~t~h of R~hode Island Reds andi the Eff~ect of Feeding Skim M~ilk on the
Constants of their Grow thn Curves. By Harry W. Titus andc lhlorley A. Jull,
Animal Husbandry Divisio~n. In Journal of Agricultulral Research,, vol. 36, No.
6, hlarch 15, 1928. Pp. 51.5 to 540, figs. 12. Kiey No. A-122'.
Growth of Chickens in Relation to Feed Consumnption.. By Morley A. Jull
an~d Harry W'. Titus, Animal Husb~andry Divisioni. In Journal of Agricultural
Research, vol. 36, No. 6, Mlarch 15, 192,1. Pp. 541 to 550, figs. 5. Kiey No. A-
123.
Amendment I to B. A. I. Order 310, placing the follow\inlg-nla med counties in
the modifiedi accredited areas for a period of three years from June 1, 1928:
Walker, Ga.; Blaine, Idaho; Douglas, Henderson, Mobultrie, anid Tazewell, Ill.;
Fultonl, Ind.; Iowas and 'ani Bureni, Iowa; Frainklini, Jeffersol, anid Pratt, K~ans.;
Todd, Ky.; Jackson, M~ich.; part. of Hoosev~elt, Mlont.; W'ataulga, N. C.; Rolette
and Steele, N. Dak.; U'nion, S. C.; Hlamiltonl, Tenin.; Ty~ler. WV. Ia.; and the
towns of Braintree, Mlarshfield, Norrt~field, andt Randolph, V't. Thie following-
named counties have been reacc~redited for a period of three years from the same
date: C~howann, Oaston, and Northamnpton,, N. C. P. I ymineographed).







56 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY (June, 19281

ORGANIZATION OF THE BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY

Chief: JonN R. MIOHLER.
Associate Chief: U. G. H OUCK.
Assistant Chief: A4. W. MI LLE R.
Admninistlrative Assistant: CHARLES C. CARROLL.
Chief Clerk: J. R. COHRAN.
Editor: D. S. Bones. ;
Animal Husbandry Division: E. WT. SHEETs, chief.
Biochemic' Divisionl: M'. DORSET, chief.
Division of Hog-Cholera Control: U~. G. HOUCK, chief.
Division of V'irus-Serumn Control: D. I. SKIDMORE, chief.
Field Inspection Divlision: G. Wl. POPE, chief.
Mleat Inspection Division: R. P. STEDDOM, chief.
Packers anld Stockyards Divisionl: A. W!. M~ILLER, chief.
Pathological Division: JoEnN S. BUCKLEY, chief.
Tick Eradication Divlision: R. A. R.alusxY,' chief.
Tubercullosis Eradication Divisionl: A. E. WronT, chief.
Zoological Divisaion: MA~URICE C. HALL, chief.
Experimzent Stationi: W. E. Co-rroN, superintendent.
Ofttce of AIccounls: GEORGE F. TUCKER, in charge.
Offce of Pers~onnel: GEORGE H. RUSSELL, in charge.

















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