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8. R. B.-B. A. I. 24 November, 1931

United States Department o ~diture




SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS

BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY

OCTOBER, 1931



[This publication is issued monthly for the dissemination of information, instructions, rulings, etc.,
concerning 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 owners
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
Offce, W'ashington, D. C., at 5 cents each, or 25 cents a year. A supply will be sent to each on8cial 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.l



CONTENTS
Page
Changes in directory..~.~.~. ............~................................ ......~.....~................9
Notice regarding meat inspection... ..........-.~......................~. .~..~...................... 101
Certification of hides for Poland........~...... ..~.~.~................~........ ................... 101
Animals slaughtered under Federal meat inspection, September, 1931........................._... 101
Causes of condemnations of careases, August, 1931_....~............... ........... .................. 102
Imports of food animals and of meats and meat food products, September, 1931................ ....~ 102
Summary of tuberculosis-eradication work in cooperation with States, September, 1931............ 103
Summary of hog-ebolera-control work, September, 1931.............. ............... .............. 104
Anti-hog-cholera serum and hog-cholera virus produced under licenses, September, 1931..........- 104
Licenses issued for biological products, September, 193L~.~.....~~~. .~... ........................... 104
Proceedings under the packers and stockyards act, October, 19531~.... ................... ........... 104
Results of prosecutions for violations of laws .-........~....... .~.~.................. ...~..~........ 105
Dr. W. P. ELlenberger dies~......~............................ ......................... ......... 10
New publications of the bureau~.~.~~~.~.................~.........~.....~............. ............. 0
Organization of the Bureau of Animal Industry'~ ...................... .............. .............. 106



CHANGES IN DIRECTORY

Meat Inspection Granted

$*54. Insel & Insel (Inc.), 225--255 Pacific Street, New~ark, N. J.
$167. Belmont Food Products Co., 325-327 Y'ork Street, Newport, K-y.
$490. New Bedford Provision Co. 31 Hathaway Street, Newr Bedford, M~ass.
522-A. Carmel Kiosher Provision C~o. (Inc.), 1043 W'est Thirty-eighth Street,
mail 3830 South M~organ Street, Chicago, Ill.
1792. M\Iorris Cherkasky, 307 Callowhill Street, Philadelphia, Pa.


2 No sealed cars. Conduc~ts slaughtering.


85020---31








100 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY' [October

M~eat Inspection Withdrawn

12-D. K~ingan Provision Co., 350-352 North Holliday Street, Baltimore, Mid.
14. Hellman Product.s Co. (Inc.), 3-5 Thorpe Street, Binghamton, N. Y.
244-A. Waldeck Packing Co., 2914 La Salle Street, St. Louis, M~o.
904. Alfred Berger Co., 217 Broome Street, Newark, N. J.
919. Vermont Packing Co., Bellows Falls, Vt.
974. Houlton Dressed M~eat Co., Pleasant Street, Houlton, Me.
Forom Subsidiary: Wrilson-M~artin Co., under establishments 20,
W'ilson & Co., New York, N. Y.; 20-A, Wilson & Co., Kansas
City, Kans.; 2(NQ, Wilson & Co., Oklahoma City, Okla.; and 20-B B
Wilson & Co., W'ilmington, Del. Henneberry & Co., under estab-
lishment 246, The K~eefe-Le Stourgeon Co., Arkansas Cityl, Kans.
Horse-1Meat Inspection Withdrawn

E-74. Continental Packing Co., San Jose, Calif.
1Meat Inspection Extended

Swift & Co., establishments 3, Chicago, Ill.; 3-A, Kiansas City, Kans.; 3-B,
Omaha, Nebr.; 3-D, South St. Joseph, Mio.; 3-E, South St.. Paul, 1\linn.; 3-N,
St. Louis, M~o.; 3-L, Sioux City, Iow~a; and 104, Des Mloines, Iow'a, to include St.
Louis Independent Packing Co.
Sw~ift & Co., establishment 3-C, National Stock Y~ards, Ill., to include St.
Louis Independent Packing Co., and MIissouri Butterine Co. of St. Louis.
Station Changed to Substation

Albia, Iowa, horse-ment inspection, substation of Ottumw~a, Tow-a.
Change in Address of Offiial in Charge

Dr. F. T. Suit, 350 Federal Building, Mlemphis, Tenn., instead of 1212 Sterick
Building.
Change of Offcial in Charge

Dr. A. A. Kritt succeeds hIr. WI. F. Quigley' as inspector i n charge nt M~anchester,
N. H.
Dr. Virgil Wr. Woolen succeeds Dr. Wlilliamn Fotheringham (retired) as inspector
in charge at Eau Claire, Wis.
Change of Omciral Station

Dr. Robert Jay', in charge of liver-fluke control, Corvallis, Oreg., instead of
Sacramento, Calif.
Stations Discontinued

Bellow~s Falls, V:t., meat inspection. (Remove Doctor Kritt..)
Houlton, Mle., meat inspection. (Doctor K~aufmnan will continue in charge of
Canadian import anid export inspection at Houlton.)
MI~les City, Mlont., internal parasites of horses and poultry. (Remnove RIr.
W~ehlr.)
Ot~tumwna, iowa, virus-serumi control. (Remove Doctor Lollar.)
Substation Discontinued

San Jose, Calif., horse-mieat inspection, under San Francisco, Calif.




























___~_~


101


SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEM~ENTs


1931]


Cattle


Sheep usd Goats



4. 131 .. .
7,805 .. .

14,287 ._.........
12,469 1..........

13, 112 1..........
25, 535 30

131. 127 .....
36,99j8 45

33,543 1

185,9r16 1
23,819 .. ..
8,386S ..........
68, 930 .. .
Yb,935 |. .........
96, 450 .. .. .
3,459Y I~~--
268,535 333


1,6b2,982, 410
1,59,2922, 069

13,15,81164, 008
12,2j.37,43 7,386

336,2 5 .. .. ..


Station


Calves


Swine


53, 535
6?,433
418,425
66,136
10,937
20,255
633,5415
11.014
62,016
145,414
22, 778
93,298
81,608
59, 203
142, 675
68,517

'78,45860


27, 039
1,'J,000,0


2,9:~545 5
2,772,Gbti

31,395,758
32,103,684

186, 540


Baltimore..~....... ..............~...........
But~alo...~...~.......................~.....
Chicago...................~.......~~.........
Cincinnati.................................
Clevelund.........................~...~....
Denver.........-...........................
Det roi t..... ~................... ......... .....
Fort W'orth.~.~....~........................
ladianapolis~...........~......................
Kansas Ctry~.. .......... ....................
Los A ngeles~..~ ......................... ...~.
M~ilwsukiee ................... ...............
National Stocki Yards.....................~~..
N~ew Yorki.....~. ................... ......
Omaha.............~.................. .......
Philadelphia...~..........................
St. Louis....................................
Sioux Cit;...~..... .............. ... .~......|
Sout h St. Joseph....~. ............~............
South St. Paul.............. ...... .........
W\ichits.........................~...~.....
All other stations. .................. .~........

Total:
September, 19331.. .................
September, 1930. ...........~......
9 month hs endel--
Se ptem bler, 19 1 .. .. .. .. .. .
Septem ber, 1930.... ... ... .... ... ...
N'ewf York, Brooklyln, Jersey' City' and
N'ewarki ................. .... ...........


8, 192
120,491
13,980
3,588


23, 934
12,666
60, 129
9,552
15.578

30,627
68,4104

12,344
29, 162
23,159

6,952

140K,136



6,02zr., 221


3Y,040


1,3.58
2, 206
38,297
6,571
4,247
1.852
5,772
28, 612

20,410
3,809
35,633
14,368
55,148 Y
5,689

9,228


43,951
1,913
92e,964

39j2. S07
374,388

3,51;6, 016

3i,435,700


r The sliughter figures in this group of cities are inicluded in the figures abov-e for Newf York and "All1
ot her stations and are combined bere to show total in thbe G~re.n~er N ew- York dilstrict.
Horses slaughtered:
September, 1931............... ...... .~___~_~__~........ ...~...~........ ~.................... 11, 964
September, 193).~.....~...__...... ~___~_._.....~~................~~..~............................. 12,617
9 months ended--
September, 1931...~...~...... _-__~_~__~~......... ...............~......................... 79, 712
September, 1930~..~....~.. ~~_._.~.~.. ......................................._ ......._ 88, 823
Inspections of lard at all est ablishments, 1 10,905,697 Iuspectilon pounds; com pound and other subsitutes.
49,502.821 inspection pounds; sausage, 61,28-1,298 Iuspection pounds; oleo~mrgalrine, 8,500,838 inspection
pounds.
Corresponding inspections for Septembher, 1930: LardJ, 10)1,275,215 ispection pounds; com pound and other
substitutes, 4r3,043,333 inspection pounds; sausage, 62,45~I9,852 Inspection pounds; oleomargalrine, 12,891,182
inspection pounds.
(These totals of inspection pounds do not represent actual production, as the saime product may have been
inspected and- recorded more moan once in the process of manufacturee)


NOTICE REGARDING MEAT INSPECTION

CERTIFICATION OF HIDES FOR POLAND

The bureau has been officially informed that the Polish GovernmentC requires
a sanitary certificate for hides offered for importation into that country. Accord-
ingly inspectors will issue M. I. Form 167 in duplicate for each consignment of
hides destined to Poland after satisfying themselves that the hides are from ani-
mals which have been United States inspected and passed.


ANIMALS SLAUGHTERED UNDER FEDERAL MEAT INSPECTION,
SEPTEMBER, 1931












CAUSES OF CONDEMNATIONS OF CARCASSES, AUGUST, 1931


Cause Cattle Calves Sheepbasad Swine


Emaciation......................... .......- ............-. 650 46 322 25
Hog cholera.....~...~.. .~..~.~.~.......................... 1.~.~.........~~ ~.......I....~ ......... 2,002
Iniammatory diseases_....................... ............ 890 137 965 1, 685
Immaturity..._ ..~......~......... .~.................... 74 ..~..........1.........
Tuberculosis. ................... .... ................... .. 1, 780 43 2 2, 752
Other causes~.-...... ....~...................~.. .......... 1, 129 144 725 2, 747

Total..................___..._.._......,....._.~..... 4, 449 4414 2, 014 9, 301



IMPORTS OF FOOD ANIMALS AND OF MEATS AND MEAT FOOD
PRODUCTS, SEPTEMBER, 1931

The st~atemlents following show~ the imports of food animals and of meats and
rueat food products inspected by the Bureau of Animal Industry during Septem-
ber, 1931, with 6gures for other periods for comparison.

Im ports of' food aniimals


Country of export Cattle Swine Sheep Goats


Mlexico... .. ................~............~. 2, 233 . .. .
Canada..~.....~..........~........................... 1 2, 776 352 340 .....
Virgin Islands (to Porto Rico) ................................ 121.
Total:
SepFtember, 19)31....... ................... ........... 5, 130 352 340.
September, 1930.. ....... ................ ............. 6, 027 28 528 5
9 months ended--
September, 1931.~.....................~ 76,786 157 5,457 32
September, 1930. ................... .............. 204, 580 207, 850 67

I Because of a delayed report 6 cattle, imported during August, are included in this figure.

Imnported meals and meat food products


Fresh and refrigerated
Counry f exortCured and IOther meat Total
Count~ol~por canned products weight
Beef Other


Pounds Pounds Pounds Pou nds Pounds
Arge ~ntina... ~ .~...~.................................. 1. 185, 623 ............ 1 185. 623
Australia-.~.....~.~......................................... 3. 131 3, 131
Canada................................... 20, 900 74, 719 107. 852 292, 844 496, 375
New Zealand.._.._.......~....~............ 952 34, 514 1............1 24. 514 59, 980
Para guay... ................. .............. ............ 128. 990 I... ...... .. I 128,990
Uruguay._~._.~.... .......... ............!..~.. ~......... ......... ... 641, 094 1....... 109
Other countries.~.~. ....................... ......~...... .........~... 63, 431 60,599 124, 030

Total:
September, 1931............... .. 21, 912 109, 233 2, 126, 990 381, 088 2, 639, 223
September, 1930. ._.~............ 285, 810 113, 737 1, 06j3, 827 642. 906 2, 106, 280
0 months ended--
September, 1931....... 1, 271, 211 011, 092 15, 169, 029 4. 354. 959 21, 706, 291
September, 1930....... 4, 950, 164 2, 759, 174 48, 198, 134 4, 095, 631 60, 012. 103

Condemned in September, 1931: Beef, 40 pounds; pork, 120 pounds; total, 100 pounds.
Refused entry: Pork, 1,9?2 pounds.


102


[October


BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY














SUMMARY OF TUBERCULOSIS-ERADICATION WORK IN COOPERATION
WITH STATES, SEPTEMBER, 1931


103


SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTs


Tuberculin tests
during month


Total to date


State


tory




Ala..~....


Calif._...
Colo.~...
Conn....
Dol...~...
D. C....
Fla......
G3a.. .
Idaho~...
fll.......

Ind.._....

Iowae....

Kans....
Ky.......

La......

Mec....~.
RId.....

M~ass....
Mlich....
MIinn...
MIiss....

MCo.......

M~ont...

Nebr...~.
Nw. nr
N'. H....
N'. J......
N. Dae.


N. .._..
N. C.._..

N. Dak.
Ohio....
Okla.....






S. D'a..



Utahai...

Vot.....


Ac(-
cred-
ir~d
herds


317
46
10



4133

1, 687
2. ;




1.504

533
13

13

880
11,439



6,15
17

2-3




6,6




358
5,455




6. 971
1;0

127
1, 122



110

9,341


8,5

10,720


State official


O nce-
tested-
free
herds


42,740
8, 769
19.393
8, 352
45
3.234

43


44,396
73,979



100,00

113,04


6, 181

42,94



1841.331

19, 51]

105.?7

38.342

3, 807
3, 033
5,912
3,!89

39, 007
256, 556

237. 329
14, 673

53, 696
123, 075
278

85, 873
9, 49
87,705
18, 841

7, 161

4,014

91, 334
40. 867
81.02
176,737

12, 164


Herds
under
super-
vision


45, 327
8. 873
1Y.,403
8, 662
143

7, 048
46
12,2942
53.076

225, 892

188.298

200,00

113.71
99,423

6.86

43,917
39,110

9. 610
185,00

19. 549

10j, 352



4, 116
9.60
16.60


116, 143
256, 924
79. 335
243, 109


54, 501
141. 208
713

86. 005
10, 816
87, 841
19, 772



15,2151


63, 43
82, 86
188,67

13, 52


Herds

Ios



3, 133
56
609
347


6, 1


234

2,64 j




234
1, 316



667
2. 065

1, 107
9, 317
6.47,5


1, 102





69 L

456

782

211





8, 176
1308


985


11


54

271
"33

41

1,272

167

1,560

13
11

33

26
193

1, 033
96
5413
21

15

14



2,313


3, 28

2

74





9

34



199


Cattl~e
tested



9.986
2, 175
5,186
4,2.57
233
7,8?5
3, 105
0
8, 757
9, 011
5. 614
110,574

24, 113

81,222

4,25
5,704

945

5,4E1
19,39

12, 24

11H. 33-1
11, 381

9,110

7, 004

2, 88




88, 612
2, 169
2,410
39, 194
9,2;1

11, 278
72, 889
1, 735

3, 586
4. 544
4, 931
9, 473

6,298

I14,58

II,00
18, 135
5, 89
203,33

231
2, J2


C. .1. Cary, Auburn.
E. L. Stamn, Phoenix.
J. II. Bur, Little Rock.
J. J. King, Saramento.
C. Gj. Lamb Denver.
C harles Johnson, ilsrtford.
Ralph C. W\ilson, Dovecr.

J. \'. Kinapp. Tarllahassee.
J. hI. Burton, A~tlants.
Thomas W~. White, Boise.
D W'. Robison, Spring-
field.
Fraink HI. Brown, Indian-
npolic.
10. G3. Thornburg, Ders
lIinines.
J. HI. nlklrcer, ToIpka.
D. E. W'estmorland,
Frankforr.
E. P. FlowFer, Baron
Rougi.
II. RI. Tuckrr, Augusta.
Jamcs B. G~eorge, Balti-
nlOTP.
E. F. Richardison, Boston.
C. H. C~lark, Lsnsnn..
(' E. Cotton, St. Paul.
Charles E O'Neal, Jack-
son.
HI. A~. W~ilson, Jefferson
City.
W\. J. Butler, Helena.
H. L. Feistner, Lincoln.
Edward Recorrds, Re~no.
A. L. Felker, Conord.
J. Hl. M~cNeil, Trcnton.
hIat Keenan, Albu-
querqlue.
E. T. Faulder, A\lbany.
W'illiam lkloore, Ralrigh.
W~. F. Crewe~, Bismarck.
G. H. Pierce, Columbus.
C. C. Bisel, Oklahoma
City.
W'. H~. Lytle, Salem.
T. E. M~unce, Harrisburg.
T. E. Robinson, Provi-
dence.
W'. K;. Lewfis, Columbia.
R. S. Robiuson, Pierre.
J. AI. Jones, Nasbville.
N. F. Wd'lliams, Fort
Worth.
W. HL.Hencdric~s, Salt
Lake City.
Edwa~rd H. Jones, IRlout-
pelier.
H. C. Glivens, Richmond.
Robert Prior, Olympia.
H. .11. Gore, Charleston.
Walter W5isnickg, bIndi-
500.
H. D. Port, Cheyenne.
L. E. Case, Honolulu.


1, 076, 492 14, 829 2, 852, 4195 162, 312 3, 348, 4180


Inspector in charge





R. E. Jlckson.....
F. L. Schneider...
WV. .4. Mc~r~onald.
W~. E. Hower.......
R. Snyde r.........
RI. L. Smitlh.......
E. B. Simondts....
.t. E. W'ight....
T. WY. Cole.........
A9. L. Hirlematn...

J. J. Lintner....~..

J. E. G~ibson......

J. .4. Barger.......

N. L. Townsend..
W'. F. Balles...~...

G. T. Cole.....


E. B. Simonds.~...

E. .1. Crcssmlan...
T. S. Rich .......
W\. J. Fretz. ......
H. Robbins.......

Ralph Grsham....

J. W\. M~urdoch...
4. H. Francis.....
L. C. Butterfield..
E. A. Crossmano...
Ellis E. M~croy...
F. L. Schneid~er...

H. B. Leonard....
W. C. Deadinger.
H. H. Cohenour ..
A~. J. De Fosset ...


S. B. Foster..._....
J. B. Reidyl~.......
E. A. Crossman...


J. Ij. Wilson.......
HI. L. Fry... ..
H. L. Darby......

F. E.Mhurray....

L. H. Adams....~..

R. E. Brookbank.
J. C. Elline.......
H. nr. Newton....


John T. Dallas.~...
L. E. Case... ....














SUMMARY OF HOG-CHOLERA-CONTROL WORK, SEPTFIVIBER, 1931


I Fractions denote men dev-oting plrt time to the work.
NorE.--No work; reported fro~m States not listed.

ANTI-HOG-CHOLERA SERUMl AND HOG-CHOLERA VIRUS PRODUCED
UNDER LICENSES, SEPTEMBER, 1931



Period Total seran Cl r um MB odSmuanosH -
cleared rirus


C. c. C. c. C. c. C. c. C. c.
Septem~er, 1 31...~..~........... .. C?7i, 29,3 Rl 49.59,2'38 83,327, 395 5, 735, 614 15, 769,49~6
September, 1930 ...~..........~.....7,3, 60, 944,393 ~8, 088,6g4- 4, 865,362 16, 800,117i
9 months ended--
September, 1931....... 692, 085, P71 599, 240, 800 732L,545, 086 55, 571, 57 1412,592,3852
September, 19.30. ...... 6~5, 119, 693 498y, 74, 81 6 ,2,49 51,600, 384 138, 3641,931



LICENSES ISSUED FOR BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS, SEPTEMBER, 1931

License No. 158 wass issued Septemuber 17, 1931, to the Globe Laboratories,
near Fostepco Heights, Fort W'orth, Tex. (mailing address: P. O. box 4145,
Stockyards Station, Fort Worth'r, for fowl-pox va~ccine.
License No. 199 w~as issued September 2, 1931, to the Poultry Service Labora-
tory, 319 B Street, Petaluma, Calif., for chicken-pox vaccine.



PROCEEDINGS UNDER THE PACKERS AND STOCKYARDS ACT,
OCTOBER, 1931

Dockzet No. 860.--In re F. F. Silver, Meridian Union Stocky~ards, Meridian,
Miss. On August 19, 1931, the Acting Secretary of Agriculture issued an inquiry
alleging that respondent wvas insolvent in that he wfas unable to payr his debts
as they became due in the usual course of business and that he had violated
Titles III and IV of the packers and stockyards act in connection w~ith the ban-


10


BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY


[October


narians
engaged
in work I



1


Demonstrations



Nubr Hogs
treated


Out-


to bu-
reau
veteri-
narians






21

162
15
135
9
18


86

118


17
28

13
12
8-



1, 030)


cea m
snd d-


hleet-
ings ad-
dressed


Premises
mv~esi-
gated




96
19

52
10
80
264
66
78

183
19
297
127
84
49
40
71
156

I19
2251
34
183

23
28


A9utop- ar-
sles per- ~;~
formed ti credr


State


Alabama..~-...~....
California.~.~.~.....
Colorado.....
Florida...~..._.....
Georgia.........
Idnbo...~..._._....
Illinois ... .
Indiana~~.~~.......
Iows... .. .
Kalsas....~......
Khentuck~.._..._...
Louisiana......
M~aryland.~.......
TAlichigan.. .. ..
M~ississippi._.....
Mrissouri............
Nebraska........
North Carolina..~...
Ohio.~... ... .. .
Oklabnoma...~....
South Carolina.....
South Dslkota...
Tennessee..........

1'irginia. ...........
W'a shi ngton .....
West Virginis....
W'isconsin..........

Total.........


5





2

. .


. .


. .


......... ........
I 2
......... .........
......... 3
... .........
......... .........
3 44
......... .........
......... .........
......... .........
......... .........
7 .........
......... .........
......... .........
......... I


23



3
. .
2


19



3


?3


18

545


85

9;3


25
5
76
153
43
302
52
22

504
g0




35
584

2, 999


5
I

3
89
8

19
11





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SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMIENTs


dling of livestock in commerce. On September 15, 1931, respondent acknowl-
edged receipt of the order of inquiry, admitted the truth of the matters and
things therein alleged, and waived a hearing thereon. On October 3, 1931, the
Acting Secretary~ of Agriculture suspended respondent from registration as a
market agency for six months, and ordered him to cease and desist from the un-
fair, unjust, and unreasonable practice and device of failing to account or remit
to the shippers, after deducting all legitimate expenses, the amount for which
their livestock was sold; and to keep and maintain adequate accounts, records
and memoranda pertaining to his business.
Stockyards Posted
On October 7, 1931, the Joplin Stockyards at Joplin, Mlo., w~as posted as
coming within the jurisdiction of the packers and stockyards act.
Stockyards Withdrawn from Jurisdiction
On October 17, 1931, the Stockton Feed Y'ards at Stockton, Calif., w'as with-
drawn from the jurisdiction of the packers and stockyanrds act, as it is no longer
conducted as a public market..

RESULTS OF PROSECUTIONS FOR VIOLATIONS OF LAW'S
Penalties and fines have been imposed in prosecutions for violations of regu-
latory law~s, as reported to the bureau, as follows:
Twenty-eight Hour law
Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Co. (two cases.), $200 penalties.
Michigan Central Railroad Co. threee cases'r, %300 penalties.
New Y'ork Central Railroad Co., $P100 penalty.
lbleat Inspection Law
George H. Lewis, Northfield Center, N. J., $100 fine, and Leon A. Berrier,
M~eadville, Pa., $40 fine, for offering unsound meat for interstate shipment.


DR. W. P. ELLENBERGER DIES
Dr. William P. Ellenberger, assistant chief of the Field Inspection Division
of the bureau died October 26 at. the Emergency Hospital, W'ashington, D. C.,
as a result of an accidental fall. Doctor Elleniberger served the bureau in various
supervisory: and executive capacities during the last 33 years.
He w~as born at Easton, W'ayne County, Ohio, July 4, 1871, and wasF educated
in the elementary and high schools at Wasdsworth, Ohio. He attended the
Ontario and M~c~illip Veterinary Colleges and the Columnbian Uiniversity of
Veterinary Mledicine in W'ashington, D. C., fromt which institution he wans gradu-
ated in 1897, receiving the degree of doctor of v~eterinary- science. Prior to
entering the bureau's service, in 1898, he practiced veterinary medicine. His
first Federal assignment was at Cincinnati, Ohio, as assistant, inspector in m~eat-
inspection work. He advanced to inspector in charge of tickl-eradicatiol \\n rk
in Tennessee and subsequently rose to the position of assistant chief of the Tick
Eradication Division, serving from 1917-1920, when he became assistant chief
of the Field Inspection Division. He w~as joint author of a farmers' hulletin
dealing w~ith cattle-fever ticks and methods of eradication, whiich has been in
great demand, and of a publication giving directions for constructing vats and
dipping cattle to destroy ticks.

NEW PUBLICATIONS OF THE BUREAU
[The bureau keeps no mailing list for spending publications to individual employees but sends copie; to
on~cers in charge of stations and ounces. TIhese publications shouilld be regalrdedl ,.s noilcanlon copies. bo
far as possible additional copies will be furnished on req uest.]
Farmers' Bulletin No. 8341 reviseded. Hog Cholera. By MI. Dorset, Biochemic
Division, and U. G. Houck, Division of Hog-Cholera Control. Pp. 29, figs. 11.
Yearbook Separate No. 1158. Abortion-Disease Tests G~ive Information on
the Presence of this Malady. By W. E. Cotton and J. Mi. Buick, Experiment
Station. Pp. 3.




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Yearbook Separate No. 1160. Cattle Ticks Can Be Eradicated by System of
Vacating Pastures. By W. M. MacE~ellar, Tick Eradication Division. Pp. 2.
Yearbook Separate No. 1162. Federal Meat Inspection Protects Consumers
and Locates Animal Diseases. By W. C. Herrold, Meat Inspection Division.
Pp. 4, figsdk.eprt 2. 13B .I kdoe ivso fVrsSrmCnri
Yeaboo Searae N. 163.Hog-Cholera Serum Is Greatly Improved by
Pasteurizing Process.ByDI.SdorDvioofVu-eumCnol
Pp. 3, figs. 2.
Yearbook Separate No. I165. Livestock Are Healthier Than Formerly,
According t~o Meat-Inspection Data. By J. R. Mohler, Chief of Bureau of
Animal Industry. Pp. 3, figs. 3.
Yearbook Separate No. 1167. Milk Coats Show Effect of Good Feed by
Prompt Increase in Product~ion. By V. L. Simmons, Animal Husbandry Division.
Pp. 2, fig. 1.
Yearbook Separat.e No. 1168. Poultry Profits are Largely Dependent on
High Egg Production. By J. P. Quinn, Animal Husbandry Division. Pp. 3,
figs. 3.
Yearbook Separate No. 1169. Scales May Be Balanced and Be Very Sensitive
and Y'et Be Inaccurate. By C. A. Briggs, Packers and Stockyards Division..
Pp. 3, figs. 2.
Y'earbooki Separate No. 1171. Swine If Inbred Give Birth to Small Litters of
Pigs Lacking Vigor. By H. C. MC~cPhee, Animal Husbandry Division. Pp. 2.
Yearbook Separate No. 1173. Swine-Sanitation Plan Results in More and
Better Pigs per Sow. By J. E. Gibson, Division of Hog-Cholera Control. Pp.
3, figs. 2.
Y'earbooki Separate No. I1741. Tuberculosis of Cattle Practically Eradicated
front Stat~e of Michigan. By T. S. Rich, Tuberculosis Eradication Division. :
Pp. 3, fig. 1.
Amendment 3 to B. A. I. Order 331. Declaring names of counties placed in
modified accredited area for tuberculosis. Effective, October 1, 1931. P. 1,
mimeographed.
Journal of Agricultural Research Separate, Vol. 43, No. 4. Key No. A-146.
N-Butylidene Chloride, a New Drug for the Treatment of Equine Strongylidosis.
By Willard H. Wright, H. B. Raffensperger, John Bozicevich, Paul C. Under-
w~ood, Zoological Division, and Jacob M4. Sch~afer, Biochemic Division.


ORGANIZATION OF THE BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY ;
C'hief:' JoHN R. IlOHLER.
Associate Chief: U. G. HOUCKi.
Assistant Chief: A. W'. M~ILLE R.
Administrativle O.1/icer: CHARLES C. CARROLL.
Chief Clerk: J. R. COHRAN.
Assistant to Chief: D. S. BUone.
Animal Husbandry Divisionl: E. W. SHEETs, chief.
Biochemnic Division: M. DonsET, chief.
Divlision of' Hog-Cholera Control: U. G. HOUCK, chief.
Divlision of Virus-Serum Control: D. I. SKIDMORE, chief.
Field Inispectioni Division: G. W'. POPE, chief. .
Mleat Inspection Division: R. P. STEDOM, chief.
Packers and Stockyards Division: A. W. M~ILLER, Obief.
Pathological Divlisioni: HARRY W. SCHOENING, Rctingachief.
Tick Eradication Division: R. A. RAMSAY, chief.
Tutbercurlosis Eradication Divrision: A. E. WIGHT, chief.
Zoological Division: MIAURICE C. HALL, chief.
Experimnent Stationi: W'. E. CorroN, superintendent.
Office of' Accounts: GEORGE F. TUCKER, in Charge.
Oqllice of' Personnel: GEORGE R. BROWN, in charge.



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