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8. R. A.--B. A. I. 253.


United States Department of gricultarg

BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDU*

SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNONCIET


MA Y, 1928
This publication is issued monthly for the dissemination of information, instruction, rulings, etc., conc
earning 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 o8ncers 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, Glovernment Printing Onice,
Washington, D. C., at 5 cents each, or 25 cents a year. A supply will be sent to each on~cial in abarge 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........ ................. .....~................._..... ...... .............. 3
Notices regarding meat inspection.. ......................................_................__..... 40
Green, unfinished animal casings for Canada......~...~...................... .........~.......... 40
Labeling sausage from which casings have been removed...................... ........~_...... .. 40
Animals sianghtered in April, 1928, under Federal meat inspection.....~.. .~.._.~........... ....... 4D
Extent of tuberculosis in animals slaughtered at three Important markets, April, 1928~......~..~.... 41
Causes of condemnation of carcasses, Masrch, 1928.............~...~~.........._........ ..._.~......... 41
Imports of food animals and of meats and meat food products~......~.~............. .........~..... 41~
Summary of tuberculosis-eradicat ion work in cooperate ion with States, A pril, 1928. ......_.. ... 42
Permitted arsenical cattle dips~......................~....~..~. ..~................... .... r........ 43
Summary of hog-cholera-control work, April, 1929........~........ ..~...... .. 4 ...... 43
Anti-hog-cholera serum and hog-cholera virus produced under licenses..... r-\. 44
Instructions regarding samples and specimens forwarded for examinatio. .L ...
Proceedings under packers and stockyards act............ ........ -. .
Results of prosecutions for violations of lawfs......~ ......... .. .
New publications of the bureau. ..... ...... ... ....... .. .. .. 4
Organization of the Bureau of Animal Industry~..~................:..... 46


CHANGES IN DIR CT Y Or

Meatr Inspection Grn

3-AD. Swift &: Co., 230-232 M~ichigan Street, g ulath'}N~i~finr
*30. Vicksburg Dressed Beef Co. (Inc.), Ceda }List.
Meat Inspection WithdrawRn

2-FF. Armour & Co., Chattanooga, Tenn.
*342. E. Bucher Packing Co., Cairo, Ill.
*725. Jacob Folger Estate, Toledo, Ohio.
*835i. Barton & Co., Seattle, W'ash.
Meat Inspection Extended

*888. The W~m. Davies Co. (Inc.), Chicago, Ill., to include The Harris Abattoir
Co. (Ltd.), Gunne (Ltd.), and The Canadian Packing Co. (Ltd.).
Change in Number of O8Etial Establishment

973-B. Hygrade Food Products Corporation, 6241 First Avenue, New York,
N. Y'., instead of No. 460.
Change in Name of Olcial Establishment

*(16. The Stedman Co., and The F. C. Stedman Co., P. O. box 506, West;
State Street, Athens, Ohio.

Change in Address of O~cial Establishment

*818. Twin City Packing Co., 1629 Ogden Avenue, Menominee, Mlich.,
instead of 210 Belivue Street.

*Conducts elaughtering.
10BS26-2B 3Q










40 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY [ May

Change in Address of Inspector in Charge
Dr. L. E. Epple, 1629 Ogden Avenue, Menominee, Mich., instead of 210
Bellvlue Street.
Station Added

Cedars, M~iss., meat inspection: Dr. Henry Singleton, care Vicksburg Dressed
Beef Co. (Inc.), in charge.
Stations DIscontinued

Cairo, Ill., meat, inspection; remove Dr. G. C. Pieper.
Toledo, Ohio, meat inspection; remove Dr. Mv. L. Crans.
Change in Address of District Supervisor
Frank J. Miller, room 305a, United States Barge Office Building, New York,
N. Y., instead of room 906, Dodge Building, 53 Park Place.
Note
Strike out asterisk preceding Establishment No. 137, F. A. Ferris &r Co., New
Y'ork, N. Y'., on page 17 of the director.


NOTICES REGARDING MEAT INSPECTION

( ~GREEN, UNFINISHED ANIMAL CASINGS FOR CANADA
Information has been received from the Caniadian Government to the effect
that green. unfinished animal casings will be admitted into Canada on certifica-
tion. Therefore, green, unfinished casings intended for export to that country
should be certified as indicated in Service and Regulatory ALnnouincements of
November, 19236.
LABELING SAUSAGE FROM WHICH CASINGS HAVE BEEN REMOVED
Notice is hereby~ given that the bureau has withdrawnn its objection to the use
of t~he term "skinless" in labeling sausage from which the casings have been
removed.
When submitted for approval, each label, carton, and other material showing
the term "skinless" should bear a written statement describing the p~roduct.


ANIMALS SLAUGHTERED IN APRIL, 1928, UNDER FEDERAL MEAT
INSPECTION IN THE DISTRICTS REPR ESENTED BY THE CITIES IN
THE FOLLOWING TABLE

Station Cattle Calves Sheep G oats Swine

Balt imore~. -~~-..............-~~.~.......... 5, 817 1, 715 38 ..... 69, 285
Butdalo~-~~.~---.........~................. 7, 323 4, 447 5, 753 1 75, 976
Chca o .. ..................... 127, 463 81, 721 1903 ... 378, 368
Cinc~innati_.._~~._........................ 9, 81I 8, 788 3,091 14 86, 627
Cle el nd .. ... .. .. .. .. ... .. .. .. .. 6, 491 7,611 9, 180 .........- 74, 358
De v r .. ...... .. ... .. ... .. 8, 264 2, 026 13 2 ... 31, 144
Detroit~~. ................. ~.~..-........... 4, 902 7, 882 4, 019 1.........~ 79, 749
For W rth .. ..................... 19, 674 13, &19 1i, 203 382 45, 219
Indianapolis-~.... .-~.~~~-.-~......... ........ 16, 326 6, 076 2 3 ..... 72, 029
Kiansas City~_._~...-.....~...~.............. 58, 468 15, 265 Ill, 901 302 237, 922
Illlwa ke ......................... 11, 353 55, 310 1,926 1-..~.~.... 87, 314
NationalStock Y'ards...................... 18 I, 1241 6, 506 12, 194 2 87, 912
New Yok........................ 33, 017 66, 933 153, 433 29 118, 046
Oma a.......................... 63, 058 5, 04.5 127, 092 10 155, 086
Philadelphia-~.~....................~-~..~..... 6, 664 10,098 13, 661 12 86, 550
St L ui........................ 9, 075 7, 548 2, 788 2 130, 424
Sioux Cit y .................................. 32, 784 1, 929 23 4 105, 148
South St. Joseph.~~..~__~_.~.~............... 24, 743 6, 656 99, 894 11 68, 992
South St. Paul.~~.~~~~~..~.-.... ~~.......... 37, 513 57, 156 795 ..... 167, 030
W 'ichita~............~........~.~. ............ 6, 381 2, 020 4, 426 41 63, 092
All other establishments..~................... 115, 090 69, 797 12,18 727 1, 226, 067
Totl: prl,192................ 623, 250 438, 387 917, 728 1, 4L96 3, 446, 338
Aprl,127 ............... 741, 951 453, 956 959, 673 3, 267 3, 329, 557
10 months ended April, 1928.. 7, 611, 513 3, 002, 742 10, 858, 940 1;, 651 40, 385, 000
10 mont bs ended April, 1927.. 8, 465, 501 4, 188, 292 10, 844, 333 28, 092 34, 632, 100

Horses slaughtered at all establishments, April, 1928, 5,663. Inspection of lard at all establishments,
140,454,586 inspection pounds; compound and other substitutes, 33,018,893 inspection pounds; sausage
Chopped, 57,545,720 inspection pounds. Corresponding inspections for April, 1027: Lard, 137,257,608
inspection pounds; compound and other substitutes, 27,818,560 inspection pounds; sausage chopped.
156,416,279 inspection pou nds. (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 THRIEEZ
,IMPORTANT MARKETS, APRIL, 1928

Retained for tuberculosis

StationTol
slaughter Pasdfor Con-
STotal seiiaindme


Cattle:
Chicago.._......................................... 127,4631 4,400 120 648
Kansas City..........~..............~.....~......... 58,468 264 10 34
Omaha.~.~~.~.~....._~__..___. ..............., 63, 058 1, 091 40 7 3
Swine:
Chicago..~.._~._.. ~ _~~~.~..................... 3;8, 368 53, 080 001 695
Kansais City.- ~~~~.....................~......... 23;, 922 15, 315 232 153
Omaha..~~.~-... ............... .. ........~_. ~ ..... 155, 086 20, 056 1;197 112


CAUSES OF CONDEMNATION OF CARCASSES, MARCH, 1928

Cause i Cattle .Calves Sheep- Swine;


Emaciation~... ................ .........~..............~. 481 149 167 94
Infchler~aammatory diseases~~.- ~~........................... 970 286 397 3, 576
Im m aturity__.~~. __....~............................... 569 .. .. .... ..
Tuberculosis ...__.. _~_. ... __~~......................... 2, 976 i 31 ...... 5, 733
Al ohe c uss.......................... 8 1267 370 4, 588
Tll othe cal.. s .. . . 5 302 984( 15, 101



IMPORTS OF FOOD ANIMALS AND 'OF MEATS AND MEAT FOOD
PRODUCTS

The statements following sho t~he imports of food animals and of meatts and
meat food products inspected by the Bureau of Animal Industryl during April,
1928, wFitn figures for other periods for comparison.

Imports of food animals

Country of export ;ICattle Swine Sheep Goats


Mlexico.~.......~...~.~........ ... ......~......~.~................ 48,466g 3. 7,010 163
Canada................................ .............. 1j, 914 1,8 ,692 .. ..
Channel Islands~ .............................................. 130 .................
Virgin Islands (to Porto Rico)...........~..~....~.............. 233.
Total: April, 1928.............~... ............_ .......... 67, :52 1, 788 9, 702 163
April, 1927 .................... 32, 695 17,227 1, 229 5
10 mourbs ended April, 1928.~ ..................... 446, 036 30, 230 41,.054 320
10 months ended April, 1927............... ..~..... 299, 421- 196, 564 44. 985 81


Import of measrt and meal fod produtcts

Fresh and refrigerated
Country f exortCured and Other Total
County oT sportcanned product w~eigt
Beef Other


Poundx Poltnds Poulnds Pounrds Pollndsu
Argentina........................~....... ...... ...... 1, 651, 55 130, 220 1, 781, :74
Ausraia. .. .. ... ........... ..... 29 200 8, 231,152 24,103 (12,778
Bra il .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. ... ... ... ............ '" 189,75 0 224 1.50,98l3
Canada~_.~....................~........... 1,08, 052 1,313, 369; 1, 145, 672 555, 590 4t, 0-12. 683
Uruurguay ................ ...... .._I........ I....... 2, 485, 258 ;4, 3f. 2, 560,1
Other countries.. .................. ........ 363, 887 82,40 Irl 13.725 152, 0131.206

Total: April,1928........... ........ 1,2113 14,03 ,90;, 130 936,95.I 9, 60.9,368
April, 1927 ...~............... 1, 5:6, 303 2,385,5001 I 6,492,92 4240 1.97.1
10 months ended April. 1928.. 33.%3, 822 13, 0'12457 I 4Z6,881, 869 10, 133, 1l? 10)3,354, 264
10 months ended A pril, 1927..) 13, 449, 913 18, 407, 200 I 34,. 880, 548 3, 752, 470 :0, 41i0, 131


Condemned in April, 1928: Beef, 1,009 pounds.
Refused entry: Pork-, 5,834 pounds.


SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS




















































































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e162 40 2 211, 504


BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY


SUMMARY OF TUBERCULOSIS-ERADICATION WORK IN COOPERA-
TION WITHI STATES, APRIL, 1928


[Masy,


Tuberculin tests
during month


Total to date


Inspor i


Ae-
cred-
ited
herds


228
43
16
133
150
1, 484
1, 751
8
430
35
54
1, 394
36, 077

8, 008
854
63

10
4, 001
5, 426
753
78
8, 375
32
975

93
111
11
3, 124
1,838
18

54, 473
368
4, 927
530
280

436
4, 405
58

117
1, 181
314
183

79

5, 457

2, 23

1, 140

14


State or Territorial of~elal





C. A. Cary, Auburn.
8. E. Douglas, Phoenix.
J. H. Bur, Little Rock.
J. P. Iverson, Sacramento.
C. G. Lamnb, Denver.
J. M. Whittlesey, Hertflord.
O. A. Newton, Bridgeville.

J. V. Knapp, Tallahassee.
J. M. Button, Atlanta.
A. J. Dickman, Boise.
F. A. Laird, Springfleld.
Frank H. Brown, Indian-
apolls.
M. G. Thornburg, Dee
Moines.
J. B. Mercer, Topeka.
D. E. Westmorland,
Frankfort.
E. P. Flower, Baton Rouse.
H. M. Tucker, Augusta.
J. B. George, Baltimore.
F. B. Cummings, Boston.
B. J. Killham, Lansing.
C. E. Cotton, St. Paul.
R. V. Rafnel, Jackson.
H. A. Wilson, Jefferson
City.
WY. J. Butler, Helena.
C. H. Hays, Lincoln.
Edward Records, Reno.
A. L. Felker, Concord.
J. H. M~cNeil, Trenton.
Mat. Keenan, Albuquer-
que.
E. T. Faulder, Albany.
Wm. M~oore, Raleigh.
W. F. Crewe, Bismarok.
F. A. Zimmer, Columbus.
C. C. Hisel, Oklahoma
City.
W. H. Lytle, Salem.
T. E. Munce, Harrisburg.
T. E. Robinson, Provi-
dence.
W. K. Lewis, Columbia.
M. W. Ray, Pierre.
W. B. Lincoln, Nashville.
N. F. Williams, Fort
Worth.
W. H. Hendricks, Balt
Lake City.
Edward H. Jones, Montpe-
lier.
a. C. Givens, Richmond.
Robert Prior, Olympia.
John W. Smith, Charles-
ton.
Walter A. Dufy,Madison.
H. D. Port, Cheyenne.
L. E. Case.


State





Ala......


Colo.....
Conn....

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

Idaho. ..
Ill.__......
Ind......

Iowa.-....

Kans.....
Ky,._.....

Me~......

Mass_ __
Mich.....
M~inn....
Miss.....
Mo~......

Mont....
Nebr.....

N. H_._..

N. M~ex..

N. Y.....
N. C.....
N. Dak..
Ohio.....
Okla~.....

Oreg._ __
Pa.......
R. I......

8. C.....
S. Dak...
Tenn.....
Tex......

Utah.....



Wash....
W. Va...


Wyo.....
Bawail...

Total..


Once-
tested
free
herds


4,075
8,009
2,885
8, 491
3, 087
4,213
2, 021
90
7, 400
8, 566
20, 877
122, 300
07, 155

04, 102



6,862
32, 715
9, 820
1, 623
151, 409
54, 074
7, 710
63, 281

20, 386
63, 080
1, 052
2, 243
3, 022
1, 000

38, 806
240, 489
41, 299
143, 168
103


00, 848
160

42, 333
8, 814
43, 353
102

10,724

3, 197

18, 075
37, 604
32, 537

12B, 028
9,172


Herds
under
super-
vision


71,396
8, 168
2, 929
5, 68 8
3, 642
7, 1
5,45

8,26
8, 63
33, 243
137, 134
130, 655

156, 323

70, 201
71, 656

7, 192
36, 922
22, 810

155, 7655
66, 858
7, 751|


20, 97 1
63, 99

5, 74
6,40
1, I

106, 896
250, 236
51, 388
148, 713
401

38, 239
109, 282
303
42, 516
10, 22
43, 78


11.58

11, 03

20, 53
40,40
34, 23

138, 364
10,378


Herds

lo s


200
205
100
415
292
739
243
1
2 0
1, 779
962
7, 869
3, 832

1, 423

2, 453
1, 418
340
1, 192
1, 195
251
4, 757
3, 793
952
722

893
2, 601
0 0
841
568
129

4, 071
1, 081
1, 629
4, 873
535

1, 627
2,547
049

1, 460
227
1, 182
96

1, 975
032

954
1, 707
1, 225

8, 684
185
14 7


Cattle
Cattle
tested a"d


5, 885
3, 261
1, 102
16, 302
630
9, 807
3, 022
242
4, 076
11, 203

77, 971
31, 338

114, 870

24,183
8, 266

3, 570
6, 8(44
12, 957
5, 40 (
40, 487
67, 064
4, 323
8, 3900

17, 600
31, 667
2, 538
9, 153
6, 235
2, 416

61, 305
10, 645
25, 361
34, 753
2,442

14, 277
28, 766
088

4, 387
6, 304
9, 856
2, 32B

14, 380

14, 090

8, 218
13, 053
6, 050

148, 566
1,363
2, 276


R. E. Jackson.....
F. L. Schneider...
H. L. Fry.........
R. Snyder-.-......
W. E. Howe......
R. L. Smith~.......
W. G. Middleton.
A. E. Wight......

A. L. Hirleman...
W. A. Bullivan....
J. J. Lintner......
J. E. Gibson......

J. A. Barger.......

N. L. Townsend..


0. T. Cole........
0. R. Caldwell....
E. B. Simonds....
E. A. Crossman...
T. S. Rich........
W. J. Fretz_.......
H. Robbins.......
Ralph Oraham....
J. W. Murdoch...
A. H. Francis.....
L. C. Butterfleld..
E. A. Crossman...
W. G. Middleton.
F. L. Schneider...

H. B. Leonard....
W. C. Dendinger..
H. H. Cohenour..
A. J. De Fosset...
L. J. Allen........

B. B. Foster.......
J. B. Reidy.......
E. A. Crossman...

W. K. Lewis......
J. O. Wilson......
H. M. O'Rear....
B. L. Darby......

F. E. Murray.....

L. H. Adams.....

R. E. Brook bank.
J. C. Ezline......
H. M. Newo..

J. B. Healy....
John T. Dallas....
L. E. Case.,.......


BS 05 953, 795 2, 743 ,B3,28


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PERMITTED ARSENICAL CATTLE DIPS
List of arsenical cattle dips permaitted for zlae i'n the official dipping of cattle for
T~exasi-fever ticks
[Revised to Apr. 23, 1928]


DISTRIBUTORS OF ARSENICAL DIPS

Disrib ede e trade Dip distributed Distributor

Burch's Tikdip........... Cooper's Cattle Dip.... F. S. Burch &r Co., Ohicago, Ill.
Dixie Brand Cattle Dip... Olidden Tik Dip.~....... Culver &r Kidd, Mlilledgeville, Ga..
Martin Senour Dip...... Kgiltik;-D................I The M~artin Senour Co., Chicago, Ill.,
Hockwasld's Tik-Tiok Ar- Tic Tox~............~.... Hockwald Chemical Co., San Francisco, Calif.
genical Dip.

SUMMARY OF IIOG-CHOLERA-CONTROL WORKED, APRIL, 1928


s rp-
formed


16

9

2
25
8
.12

21
3
3
2
6
9
7
12
4
1


4
2
4

8
180


SERVICE AND REGULASTORY ANNOUNCEMENTSi


19281


Name of dip

Atlas Cattle Dip_................
Atlas Cattle Dip Improved~~.....
Cooper's Cattle Dip.............
''Flag Brand Arsenical Cattle
Dip.
Olidden Tik Dip~................
Bemingwfay's Alliance Brand
Arsenical Cattle Dip.
Hemingway's Alliance Brand
Arsenical Cattle Dip No. 2.
Jen-Sal Arsenical Dip.,..........
Kil-Tikr.._.......................
Kiltik-A_ ._.,__._...............
Kiltik-D~........................
Key Dip~ ._....................
Lariat Arsenical Dip~~.,,-_......
Ligol Cattle Dip~__..............
M~oorh~an's Arsenical Dip_.......
Probovis._.......................
Rex Arsenical Dip...............
Rogers Tick Dip_................
Rogers Tick Dip "D"...........
U. S. Tick Dip..................


Ma nufact urer


Chipman~ Chemical Engineering Co., New York, N. Y.
Wm. Cooper &r Nephews, Chicago, Ill.
Do.
National Chemzical Co. of California, 310 Sansome Street, San Francisco,
Calif.
The Olidden Co., Cleveland, Ohio.
Hemingway & Co. (Inc.), Boundbrook, N. J.
Do.

Jensen-Salsbery Laboratoriesr (Inc.), Kansas City, Mo.
The Sherwin-Williams Co., Cleveland, Ohio,
Do.
Do.
Interstate Chemical Co., 12 Bayview Avenue, Jersey Cit~y, N. J.
General Chemical Co., 25 Broad Street, New York, N. Y.
Ligol Chemical Co. (Inc.), P. O. box 593, Houston, Tex.
M~oorman Maenufacturing Co., Quincy, Ill.
`Lehn & Finki, Bloomfield, N. J.
Rex R~eserch Corporation, Toledo, Ohio.
Detroit W~hite Lead Works, Chicago, Ill.
SDo.
Baird & McGuire (Inc.), Holbrook, Mass.
U. S. Sanitary Specialties Corporation, 435 South Western Avenue,
Chicago, 111.


Farms
;clednedd
infected




16

23


1

1


bO s

reob -d
reau vet-
erinarians

25
35
18
8
5
20
3
16
.. 1.. .
16

6
7
27
2
4
2
9
8
7
13
12
11
9
6
200


Bureau


en ra e



1

1.33

2
2. 5

1
2
2
1.04
1
.2
.4
1
1
2
1
1
1
2
I
1 1.B


Demonstrations


Number tr atd


Farms
t da~n-
carded






15




10


3
.. .
8


1


5


gated


123
62
38
117
S16
185
1388
28
55
;258
24
248
38
;89
57
8
13
16
81
149
S65
18
4
50

88


State



Alabama.............
Arkansas.............
California.......... __
Florida..............
Georgia___._..........
Illinois...............
Indiana_~-.~..........

Kansas...............
Kentucky,__...~.....
Louisiana............
Maryland-.~..........
Miebigan............

Mlontana..._..........
Nebraska............
North Carolina......
Ohio~~..~_._..........
Oklaboma...........
South Carolina_.......
South Dakota........
Tennessee............
Texas................
Virginia-..............
Washington..........
Oregon...............
W isconsin~-...........


67
40
1
53
2
12

2
..........

11





2


95


1, 321
260
41
1, 906
82
804

'27

227
400

22
226


314

65
1, 030

40

32
72
6, 360


1 20
37. 8 I2,035


.......... ..........
50 41


I Fractions denote bureau veterinarians devoting part-time to hog-cholera work
NOTE.--NO WOrk reported from Colorado, Idaho, U~tah, and West Virginia.








44 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY IMay,

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


Total serum Clad mun MH od Sim aeus im muing
romleed cleared virus

C. c. C. c. C. c. C. c. C. c.
A pril, 1928..................... 84, 685, 807 49, 436, 986 57, 758, 543 2, 883, 269 15, 843, 984
A pil,192................ 126, 882, 5641 51, 673, 082 54, 956, 847 2, 361, 251 28, 805, 679
Ten months ended April, 1928. 963, 849, 282 522, 308, 488 586, 358, 189 42, 014, 355 187, 100, 804
Ten months ended April, 1927. 1, 008, 831, 883 405, 018, 995 415. 367, 571 45, 740, 748 218, 739, 856

LICENSES ISSUED FOR BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS IN APRIL, 1928
License No. 3 was issued April 30, 1928, to the Hi. K. Mulford Co., Glenolden,
Pa., Broad and Wallace Streets, Philadelphia, Pa., for tuberculin (avian).
License No. 52 was issued April 27, 1928, to the Cutter Laboratory, Fourth
and Parker Streets, Berkeley, Calif., for staphylococcus bacterin (canine).
License No. 112 was issued April 14, 1928, to the Fort Dodge Serum Co., 600j/2
Centrasl Avenue, Fort Dodge, iowa, for pullorin.
License No. 162 was issued April 26, 1928, to the Monarch Biological Labora-
tories, M~issouri Avenue and Main Street, K'ansas City, Mo., for abortion mixed
bacte~rin (bovine); canine staphylococcus bacterin; enteritis mixed bacterin
(swrine); mixed bacterin (bovine); mixed bacterin ovinee).
License No. 163 was issued April 4, 1928, to the Fidelity Laboratories (Inc.),
1838 West Hickoryr Street, Oklahoma City, OklaL., for roup bacterin.


INSTRUCTIONS REGARDING SAMPLES AND SPECIMENS FORWARDED
IFOR EXAMINATION
The attention of inspectors in charge and other interested parties is invited to
the "Instructions regarding samples and specimens forwarded for examination,"
appearing on page 116 of Service and Regulatory Announcement for November,
1921. Please observed these! instructions explicitly, as the information is necessary
to insure proper identification and disposition of material forwarded to the bureau.


PROCEEDINGS UNDER PACKERS AND STOCKYARDS ACT
D~ocklet No. 159.--In re Howard S. Turner, dealer, Union Stockyards, Chicago,
Ill. Notice of inquiry issued Jul 3, 1926, alleging failure to comply with bonding
regulation. On Mary 28, 1928,, the respondent was ordered within 15 days to
execute and maintain a reasonable bond in the form and amount required by the
Secretary of Agriculture to suitable trustees to secure the performance of his
obligations incurred on that market; and that he be suspended as a dealer unless
and until. he executes a bond in accordance with the terms of the order.
Docket No. 160.-ITn re Roberts &: Oake, dealer. Union Stockyards, Chicago, Ill.
Notice of inquiry issued July~ 3, 1926, alleging failure to comply w~ith bonding
regulation. On May 28, 1928, the respondent was ordered within 15 days to
exetcutet and thereafter maintain a, reasonable bond in the form and amount
required by the Secretary of Agriculture to suitable trustees to secure the per-
formanlce of its obligations incurred as such dealer and file with the Secretary of
Agriculture a fully executed copy of such bond.
Docket No. 19J.--In. re Jack Lee Live Stock Commission Co., market, agency.
and dealer, Union St~ockyZards, Ogden, Utah. Notice of inquiry issued April 15,
1927, alleging that. the respondent was insolvent. The Secretary dismissed the
case on Mvay 4, 1928, because the company was no longer engaged in business as
a market agency or dealer.
Dock~et No. 207.--In re WVertheimer & Degen v. Union Stockyards Co. of
Omah~a (Ltd.), Omaha, Nebr. On Augulst 22, 1927, Wertheimner & Degen, a
dealer at the Union St~ockiyards, Omaha, Nebr., filed a complaint alleging unjustly
discriminatory yardage charges made by the Union Stockyards Co. of Omaha
(Ltd.). A hearing was held on January 10, 1928, and briefs were filed later.
The Secretary, on May 4, 1928, dismissed the case because the evidence did not
sustain the allegation of the complaint, and he further found that the complainant
was not entitled to an award of damages.








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SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS


Dockiet No. 246.--In re Chas. A. Oss and others who are registered and doing
business under the packers and stockyards act, as market agencies, at the Union
Stockyards, South O~maha, Nebr. Inquiry issued November 1, 1927, and was
amended later to include certain dealers. It alleged unfair and unjustly discrim-
inatory practices and devices in connection with the buying and selling of live-
stock in commerce at the Union St~ockyards, Sout~h Omaha, Nebr. A hearing
was held, beginning January 11, 1928, and arguments w-ere made before the Secre-
tary on M~ay 10, 1928. On Mlay 21, 1928, the Secretary found and concluded
that the respondents had engaged in and used unfair and unjustly' discriminatory
practices and devices, both individually and in concert. A~t a conference wi~th
representatives of the respondents, he was led to believe that they would do their
utmost t~o cause the course of normal trading to be resumed immediately and con-
tinued. Acting on this belief, on May 21, 1928, he ordered that the case remain
open until be deems further action advisable.
Docket N\o. eC1.--In re W'. R. Finger, dealer, Buffalo Stocky-ards, Bulffalo N. Y.
Notice of inquiry issued M~ay 1, '1028, alleging failure to keep accounts, records,
and memoranda as w~ouldl fully and correctly disclose all transactions involved
in his business. On Masy 29, 1928, the acting secretary ordered the respondent
t~o keep and maintain proper accounts, records, and mnemoranda pertaining to his
transactions.


RESULTS OF PROSECUTIONS ]FOR VIOLATIONS OF LAWS

Fines and penalties have been imposed in prosecutions for violations of regu-
latory laws8, as reported to the bureau, as follows:
Livestock Quarantine Law
T. E. Thomas, River Junction, Fla. (3 cases, driving or causing to be driven
-l w~ork oxen from Florida inlto Georgia without dipping, inspection, or certifica-
tion, $20 fines.
W'. A. Bradford, Adel, Ga., interstate movementt of 1 tick-infested mule from
Taylor County, F~la., to Cook County, Ga., $5 fine.
George G. Thompsonl, Mlonticello, Fla., interstate movemnent of 1 tick-infested
horse from Jefferson Coulnty, Fla., to Thomas Count~y, Ga., $5 fine.
Chicago, Rock Island &r Pacific Railw~ay Co., interstate transportation of an
infectious car, $100 fine.
R.. H. Johnson, St. Joseph, M~o., interstate shipment of 15 cows and 9 calves
without prior tuberculin test, 825 fine.
L. W. Harw~ood, Craw-fordsville, Ind., interstate no~vemnent of 34 cattle
w~ithout. prior tuberculin test, $100 fine.
G. W'. Bush, Artesia, M~iss., driving 101 cattle from Alabama to M~ississippi
without inspection, dipping, and certification, $100 fine; also, driving 90 cattle
from Alabama to M~ississippi it~hout inspection, dipping, or certification, and
w~ithouit prior tuberculin test, $100 fine.
Illinois Central Railroad Co., interstate transportation of 31 cattle fromo
M~ississ~ippi to Louisiana without prior tubereu~lin test, $100 fine.

Twenty-eight-Hour ]Law

Atchison, Topeka &r Santa Fe Railweay Co., $100 penalty.
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Co., $100 penalty.
Chicago & Alton Railroad Co., $100 penalty.
Chesapeake &r Ohio Railway Co. (5 cases'), $500 penalties.
Chicago, Burlington &r Quiney Railroad Co. ('3 cases)l, $300) penalties.
Chicago, Rock Island &r Pacific Railrosado.3cae) 00pnlis
Delaware, Lackaw~anna &r Western Railroad Cio., $100 penalty.
International Great Northern R~ailroad Co., 5F100 penalty.
K~ansas City, Mlexico &r Orient. Railroad Co., $100 penalty y.
M~ichigan Cent~ral Railroad Co. (3 cases), 8300 penalties.
M~issouri Pacific Railroad C~o. (3 cases'l, 8300 penalties.
Northern Pacific Railroad Co., $100 penalty.
New York, Ontario &r Western Rail~ay C~o.. $100 penalty.
Newr York Central Railroad Co. (18 cases), $1,800 penalties.
Pennsylvania Railroad Co. (3 cases), 8300 penalties.
Wabash Railway Co. (19 cases), $1,900 penalties.
St.. Louis-San Francisco Railway Co., $100 penalty.




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Meat-laspection law
Wolf Gartel, Deposit, N. Y., for offering unsound meat for interstate shipment,
$40 fine.


NEWY PUBLICATIONS OF THE BUREAU

[The bureau keeps no mailing list for sending publications to individual employees, but sends copies to
offieers in charge of stations and offces. These publications should be regarded as notification copies.
So far ars possible additional copies will be furnished on request]
Farmers' Bulletin 767 (revised). Goose Raising. By Allfred R. Lee, Animal
Husbandry Division. Pp. 14, figs. 10.
Farmers' Bulletin 1273 (revised). The Stock-poisoning Death Camas. By
C. Dwight M~arsh and A. B. Clawson, Pathological Division. Pp. 10, fig~s. 7.
Farmers' Bulletin 1491 lightlyy revised). Breeds of Dogs. By 8. R. Speel-
man and J. O. Williams, Animal Husbandry Division. Pp. 46, figs. 34.
B. A. I. Order 310. Declaring Names of Counties Placed in Modified Ac-
credited Areas for Tuberculosis. Pp. 7 (mimeographed).


ORGANIZATION OF THE BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY

Chief: JonN R. MOBLER.
associatee Chief: U. G. HOUCK.
Assistant Chief: A. W. 1\llLLER.
Admzinristrative Assistant:l CHARLES C. CARROLL.
Chief Clerk: J. Rt. COHRAN.
Editor: D. S. Bneac.
Animal Husbandry Division: E. WT. SHEETs, chief.
Bi:ochemic Dir~ision: MI. DORSET, chief.
Division of Hog-Cholera Control: U. G. HOUCK;, Chief.
Division of V'irus-Serumn Control: D. I. SKIDMORE, chief.
Field Inspection Divisionb: G. W. POPE, chief.
Meat Inspection Dlaisilon: R. P. STEDDOM, chief.
Packers and Stock yards Dirnsion: A. W. MI LLE R, chief.
Pathological Division: JoHN S. BUCKLEY, chief.
Tick Eradication Divoision: R. A. RAMSnAY, chief.
Turberculosis Eradication Division: A. E. Wrcau, chief.
Zoological Dwuiaiona: MAU RICE C. H ALL, chief .
Experiment Station: WC. E. COTTON, superintendent.
Ogiice of Accounts: GEORGE F. TUCKER, iD 011r~ge.
Oqflice of Personnel: GEORGE H. RUSSELL, in Ch&Fge.








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