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B. R. A.--B. A. I. 267 issued u 1929


United States Depar~tmen e] Agricultur~



SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANN O$"M

BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY

J UL Y, 1929



IThis publication Is issued monthly for the dissemination! of info~rmation, instructions, rulings, etc.,
concerning: the work of the Bureau of Antmal Industry. Free distribution is Ilnmited to prerscons in the
service of the bureau, establishments at which the Federal meat inspection is conDIucted, public onfcers
whose duties make it desirable for them to have such information, and journals especially concerned.
Others desiring copies may obtain them from the Rupermtrendent of Documients, Government P'rintmog
Otfiee, Washmgton, D. C. at 5 cents each, or 25 cents a ?year. A~ supply- will bie sent to each oifcial in
charge of a station or branch of the bureau service, who should prom ptlv dis itribulte copies to members of
his force. A file should be kept at each station fo~r refer~nc~e.)



CONTENTS
Page
C changes in directory. . . .. . . .... 61
Notices regardling meat inspection .... ................. 62
Shipment of unmarked meat in cars bearing Go:-ernment seals..................... ............ 62
Animal casings of foreign origno~....................... ............ 62
Inedible rendered fats..~....................... ....... ................... ..........~.........6
Change in assignments of inspectors in barge. ................... ................... ........... 63
Animals slaughtered under Federal meat inspection, June, 19j2L.......... ................ .......... 63
Extent of tuberculosis in animals slaughtered at three unportant markets, June, 1929................ 64
Causes of condemnation of carcasses, Afay,. 1929;1................... ................... .............. 64
Imports of food animals and of meats and meat foo~d producrs.................... .............~..... 64
Summary of t uberculosis-eradlication work in rcoperat ion ilb St a ~ tes. J une, 1929'. ~. ~~~. ..~... ~. ....... 65
Anti-bog-cholera serum and hog-chollera virus produced under beenoses ................... ...... 66
Proceedings under packers and stock yards act....... ................... 66
Summaryb of og-cholera, control workl June, 199...................... ..... 67
Persons to be notified m case of the deat h or serious illness of a bureau emlployjee.... ..... 7
Inspectors should forward rosters of employees. ...... ....... 67
Results of prosecutions for violations of laws.......... ...''.'ei.... 68
Death of Dr. Charles J. Becker.. .. .. .... .. .... .. .. ... 8
New publications of the bureau.~....... .............-.T ..-.Z...
Organization of the Bureau of Aulmal Industry~.............. ... ......,... .. ...... 6-.-


CHANGES IN DI bCT IRY

Mleat Inspection Gran~d 1 .~ ,~

262-A. Campbell Soup Co., Thirty-fifth and Roc~ikwdWIItreetsChicago, Ill.

MCeat Inspection Withdrawn

1-V. Morris & Co., Bradford, Pa.
155. Newberry Kosher Sausage M~anufacturing Co., Chicago, Ill.
253. United Kosher Sausage Co., Chicago, Ill.

Change in Address of O66cial Establishment

185. Liberty Provision Co. (Inc.), 642 Washington Street, Trenton, N. J.,
instead of 631 Franklin Street.

Change of O61cial in Charge

H. H. Culver succeeds J. Mc Williams as inspector in charge at Vicksburg,
Miss.
E. P. Malone succeeds J. J. Flynn as inspector in charge at. Charlest~on, S. C.
&6577--20 8 I






62 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY [July,

Change of Address of Ollicial in Charge
Dr. Thomas Castor, 1012 Gimbel Building, 35 South Ninth Street, Philadelphia,
Pa., instead of 331 Walnut Street.
M. B. Johnson is now in charge of animal-husbandry w~ork at a~$tford City,
N. Dak., the work at Spearfish, S. Dak;., having been discontinued.
Dr. H. L. Darby, 1304 Electric Building, Fort Worth, Tex., instead of 411 N.
P. Anderson Building.
Dr. L. J. Allen, 213-214 Livestock Exchange Building, Oklahoma City, Okla.,
instead of Livestock Exchange Building.
Dr. S. H. Still, 28 Chemical Building, Old Campus, Baton Rouge, La., instead
of 601 Roumain Building.
Correction

Page 31, under Buffalo, N. Y.: The official number of thle Sahlen Packing Co.
is *27i6 instead of 206.


NOTICES REGARDING MEAT INSPECTION
SHIPMENTT OF UNMlARKED MEAT IN CARS BEARING GOVERNMENT SEALS
Referring to the notice bearing this title inl Service and Regullatory Announce-
ments, Feb~runry, 1929, the follow~ingi establishments should be added to the list. of
those not having railroad facilities for unloadinlg meat direct from cars into the
establishments:
Trenton, N. J.:
627. D. MI. Bodine.
628. W'. W~. Rose.
ANIMAL CASINGS OF FOREIGN ORIGIN
Certificates required by B. A. I. Order 305 and instructions issued thereunder,
which bear the official title ojf the high official of the foreign country as specified
.below, w~ill be acceptable w~it~h alnimal casings offered for importation into the
UCnied Stat~es.
The certificates must. also bear the signature of the high official of the national
government having jurisdiction over t he health of animals in the foreign country
in which t~he casings originated, but ow~ing to the fact that. the high officials are
changed fromt time to time it is imnpract icable to publish t heir na mes.
Oficial title Foreign country
Secretary of Sanitation and Charity................... .Cuba
INEDIBLE RENDERED FATS

(1) Rendered fat. defi\ed in whole or in part fromt condemuned product. shall be
so denatured, either w~ith low~-grade offal or approved mineral oil, as to destroy it
effectively for food purposes.
(a'i When low-grade offal is used to denature rendered fat derived whlolly or
in part from condemned product the rendered fat shall be at least as dark in color
ats t~he bureau color guide.
ib) W~hen mineral oil is used to denature rendered fat derived w~holly orr inl
p~art' from condemned product disposed of by rendering in a steam tank;, there
shall b~e added to the contents of the tank before closing and sealing, a quantity
of app~roved mineral oil sufficient to make not less than one part in each 200 parts
of the estimated vield of rendered fat.
Ic)r When mineral oil is used to denature rendered fat derived w~holly or in
part from condemned product disposed of by5 dry' rendering, there shall be added
to the contents of the dry renderer just before drawing off a quantity of approved
mineral oil sufficient. to> make not less thani one part in each 200 parts of the estbi-
miated yield of rendered fat; or a quantity of approved mineral oil sufficient to
mak~e njt, less than one part in each 200 parts of fat shall be added to and thorough-
Iv mIixed with the rendered fat while melted. In the latter case the rendered fat
shall be held under bureau supervision until denaturing has been completed.
(2, Rendered inedible fat deriv-ed w~holly from product other than condemned
will not be required to be dlenaturred unless it possesses the physica~l characte-r-
istics (color, odor, and taste'i of an edible product. Rendered inedible fat
derived w~holly from product other than condemned which possesses the physical


* Conducts slaughtering~.








SERVICE AND REGULA-TORY ANNOUNCEMENTS


1929]


characteristics of an edible product shall1 either be so changed in~ character as to
effectively distinguish it from edible product or denatured as prescribed fort
condemned product.
(3) Hereaft~er the mineral oil used for deniaturing shall have a boiling point
not lower than 2050 C. (4010 F.), a flarsh point (open cu~p) not low~er than 75a
C. (1670 F.), a specific gravity not lowe~r than 0.819 (42'" B.)l, and must be easily
recognlizable by taste when present in fat in the proportion of one part of oil
to 1,000 parts of fat.
(4) Four-ounce samples shall be corllected from all deliveries of mineral denatur-
ing oil to official establishments and submitted to t~he district meat-inspection
laboratories to determined: conformity wit~h the requlirements. Inspectors will
not permit the use of any denaturing oil until approved by3 the laboratory.
(5) Mineral oil now on hand at. official est~ablishinent~s which has already
been approved may be utilizedl as a denaturant. inl the proportion of not less
than one part to each 200 parts of rendered fat..
(6) This notice supersedes Circular Letter No. 1581 of December 14;, 1928,
and the notice, Mineral Oil Used as a Denaturant," published in Service and
Regulatory Announcements for Decembler, 1928, page 106.



CHANGE IN ASSIGNMENTS OF INSPECTORS IN CHARGE

The instructions in Circular Letters Nos. 1396 and I12'0, dlated M~arch 13,
1926, and August 4, 1926, respectively, re~lat~ive to assignments of employees
in meat inspection, are hereby modified by extending the periods of ss~ignmuents
mentioned therein 30 additional days in each case. Under thiis change the
former 30-day shifts may be extended to periods not exceeding 60 days, the
6-month shifts to periods not exceedling 7 months, and the 12-month shifts to
periods not exceeding 13 months. TInspectors in charge may shift- assignmients
within the respective limits as often as deemed necessary.




ANIMALS SLAUGHTERED IN JUNE, 1929. UrNDER FEDERAL MEAT
INSPECTION IN DISTRICTS REPRESENTED BY T'HE CITIES IN TH~:E=
FOLLOWING TABLE:


Station


Sheep


Goats


Swrine


49,573
59,597
536,404~
83, 144
6-.90;
?3.085

32,1 98
luj.036
T291,026
`120,657-



132. 998
120,393
109.721


1, 20s,30

3. ;55,620!
4.0 8,012


B altim o~re. . . .
ButT,i lo..................... ...~.............. I
Chicago........~................. ............,
Cincinnati......................~....~.....
Clev'elnnd. ........
Denverr..........................
Detroit............... .....................__ .
Fort Worth...~..................~............
Indianapolis.................... ..............
Kansas City........................... .......
MIlwauker......~.........................
National Stock Yords. ................... ...
N~ew Y~ork......
Omaha ................... ....................
Philadelphia..........~.........~~.... ......
St. Louis..............~...~.....~... ..........
Siourt City........... ..... ......
Sout h St. Josepb.......... .........~........
South St. Paul..
W'ichits.......... ........._.................
All other establishments. .....~.... ...........


II.r 00 I

i;.733 I
1. 515 1
30.117 1




2;,847
1. 78
11.3T5

355. 151

I L'. 384


Cales




413. 90


1.640
7.8;5


10.0.58

51 183
3, 800
7.4F2



1,630


344, 306

4,. 520,. 324
4.;;4,087


2,730 .. .....
r,048 1_ .__. _



5.99" 2


1114.13 1 51
'3.20 ?C..........

186, 41 1 i

13.50. 1-------2-
28, r,M ._ _... _

11,811 .. .. .


14.l.4.57 I 535
1,10778." 1,528 (
1, 100,4 1,9


Total. June, 19291................... ... r0r.3.278
June, 1928..... ................. ;05. 523
12 months ended June, 1929..... P. 24u. 324
12 months ended June, 1928..... U.040,0.S 0


Horses slaughtered at all establishmPntS, June, 19.'9, 11,'j30.
Horses slaughtered at all establishments, June, 11'r8, 11,.8141.
Inspections of lard at all establishments, 158f,40s,5**G inspection pounds; clmpoiund and other substitutes,
38,280,246 inspection pounds; sausage, 68,413,12.5 m-p~ection pounds.
Corresponding inspections for June, 1928: Lard,. 159.536i,938 inspection pounds; compound and other
substitutes, 29,87;.,747 inspection pounds; sausage, 08,043,194- inspection pounds.
(These totals of inspect ion pounds do not re~presen t ac.tull production, as the ssme pr~d uc t may- have been
inspected and recorded more than once in the process of manufacrture.,
















Retained for tuberculosis


Swine

68
896
2,195

4, 423
3,966

11, 548


IMPORTS OF FOOD ANIMALS AND OF MEATS AND MEAT FOOD
PRODUCTS

The statements following show; the imports of food aniimals and of meats and
meat food products inspected b~y the Bureau of Animal Industry during June,
1929, with figures for other periods for comparison:

I mports of food an imals

Country of export Cattle Swine Sheep Goats

hlerico....~..~........................ .......... ...........~..... 14, 936 I......... 31
Csa~na .............. ....... ............ ..............~.... ~.. 21,"60 105 98 2
New Zealand ..............~.......~................... .......... .........I.~. ..... 4....
Channel Islands.......................... ....... ..~........ ~.. ill ..... ..........
Virgin Islands (to Porto, Ricol................. ...........~..... 86 ..... ..........

Total: June, 19?9 ................... ................... .. 36,,393 105 115 14
June, 1928~.............~..~.... ....... .......... 32,352 502 116 6
12 months ended June, 19129............ 572,236 3, 038 37, 608 260
12 months ended June, 1928............ 510, 803 83. 121 41,415 326


Imnports of miEat andr meal food products

Fresh andi refrigerated uea Ohr at ol
Country of export uredan d Othro n meat T ta
Beef Other cne rdcs wih

Pounds Pou nds Pounds Pounds Pou nds
A4rgen tin a........._._............. ..~..... I. ..~..........I ......... ~... 3, 718, 718 187, 8923,061
A ust ral ia.................... .............. 23. 060 203, 554 ....... ~..... 8, 106 234,7120
13razil ................... .................. I............; ........... 657, 103 2,000 650, 103
C an da............ ~_~ ........... ~............ 548, 668 1, 474, 096 640, 860 41 1 51 3, 075, 195
New Zealand..~.~........................ .. 5, 349, 403 516, 855 ........~....1 128 5, 866, 386
Paragcu a y ..... ~..... ................... .....I ............ ............ 312, 490 4, 840 317,33
Uruguay~~..~....................... ....... ..~.......... ....~.....~... 3, 593,7 11 84, 828 ,7,3
Other c~ountries..~.~.........~...............I............ 1..~......~... 48, 672 1,84227, 956

Total: June, 1929................... ,23 2, 194, 505 8, 971,554 878, 640 17, 965, 839
June, 1928......... ..........- 2,599,;05 2, 823, 789 9, 650, 980 898,478I 15,972,932
12 mon ths ended June, 19?9 .1 3. 085. 288 15, 415, 704 89, 511, 853 11, 563, 215 169, 865, 014
12 months ended June, 1928..1 38, 487, 493 18, 950, 703 63, 189, 480 12, 112, 163 132, 739, 839

Condemned in June, 1929: Beef, 3.199 pounds; pork, 870 pounds; total, 4,060 pounds.
Refused entry: Pork, 4,820 pounds.


BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY


[July,


Station


Passed

co kng


Con
dem ed


Total




6, 783
226
661

7.5.708
14,.301
24,265


Cattle:
Chica:go.._ __..~.......~......... .. .. .. .
Kansas City~..~..... .~~.~.~~.............~..~.~.._~~.......

Swine:

Kansas City~.-....~-........................................
Omaba.~~...~.....~..~... _~...~.~...................


117, 108
55,;65
76, 078

536i, 404
291, 026
227, 035


9
36

1, 459
187
232


883
29
58

1, 244
122
200


Calves Sheep

168 361
. . .
248 478

58 1
213 569

859 1, 409


Cause


E m ac ati n .. ... ... .... ... ... ... ... .... ... ... ... ... 611
Bog cholera.~...-.~.......~~.~~..~~. .....................~~.~~~. .. ~.......
Infam matory diseases.~...._.....-.~...................~......... 1, 051
Im m aturity.......~ ~~~~~_~_.......................... .....
Tuberculosis.. . . . 2, 840
A ll other causes .. .. .. . 981

T otal.. . . . 5, 483


EXTENT OF TUBERCULOSIS IN ANIMALS SLAUGHTERED AT THREE
IMPORTANT MARKETS, JUNE, 1929


slaug ter


CAUSES OF CONDEMNATION OF CARCASSES, MAY, 1929


SCattle





R. E. Jackson_.. C. A. r~'ary, Auburn.
F. L. Schneider.. R. J. H~ight, Phoenix.
H. L. Fry........./ J. H. Ilux, Little Rock.
R. Snyder......../ J. P. I\ ersoln, Sacramento.
W. E. Howe...... C. Gf. Lamb, Denver.
R.L.Smith.......:.J. M. Whbittl~eSey Hart-
ford.
E. B. Simonds....l O. A. Newton, Bridgeville.
A. E. Wight_.....
J. Gr. Fish___.. ... J. V. Knapp, Trallahassee.
A. L. H~irleman...i J. M. Sutton, Atlanta.
W. A. Sullivan.../ A. J. Dickman, Boise.
J. J.Lintner....../ D. W. Robison, Spring-
field.
J. E. Gibsion...._ Frank H. Brown, ILndia-na-

J. arer....M. G. T'hornburg, Des
ra. .~p~..j plisMoines.
N. L;. Townlsend.. J. H. Mercer, Topeka.
W. F. Biles.._-.__ D.E.W\estm~rlandl, Frank-
fort.
Gf. T. Cole. .... l E.P. Flower, Baton Rouge.
G. H. Cald well... H. M. Tucker, Augusta.
E. B. Simonds --.. James B. Georg~e, Balti-
more.
E. A. Crossman... E. F. Richardson, Boston.
T. 8. Rich. ......._ B. J. K~illhamn, Lansing.
W. J. Fretz .... C. E. Cotton, St. Paul.
H. Robbins. .....l R. V. Rafnel, Jackson.
Ralph Graham... H. A. Wilson, Jefferson
City.
J. WV. Murdoch_... W. J. Butler Hfelena.
A. H. Francis..... C. H. Hays, Lincoln.
L. C. Butterfield..l Edward Records, Reno.
E. A. Crossmain__. A. L. Felker, Concord.
W. G. M~iddleton.. J. H. MrcNeil, Trenton.
F. L. Schneider-.. Mat Kieenan, Albuguer-
que.
H. B. Leonard....l E. T. Faulder, Alba~ny.
W. C. Dendin~ger. William Mioore, Raleigh.
H. H.Cohenour.. W. F. Crewe, Bismarck.
A. J. De Fosset...l C. McCandless, Column-
bus.
L;.J. Allen........ C. C. H~isel, Oklahoma
City.
8. B. Foster......./ W. H. Lytle, Satlem.
J. B. Reidy.......l T. E. NMuce, Harrisburg.
E. A.Crossmaon... T`. E:. Robinson, Provi-
dence.
W. KC. LewKis...... W. K. Lewis, Columbia.
J. O. W~ilson......l T. H. Ruth, Pierre.
Hf. M. O'Rear.... J. 1M. Jones, Na~sh\ille.
HZ. L. Darby......l N. F. Williams, Fort
Worth.
;F. E. Murray___.... W. Hendricks, Salt
Lake City-.
L. HI. Adams.....[ Edwarrd H. Jones, Mont*
pelier.
R.E. Brookbank.. H. C. Givens, Richmond.
J. C. Exline......__ Robert Prior, Olympia.
H. M. NewPton,,... John W. Smith, Charles-
ton.
J. 8. Healy........l Walter A. Duffy, Madison.
John T. D~allas.... H. D. Port, C`heyenne.
George D. Bishop.


Once A.
tested cred-
free ited
herds herds



8,?43 45
2, 8931 17
6, 5801 117

3,761 2,86

3, 5091 2, 04

7, 901 22
25,46 7
33,46 6
14., 54; 5, 34

126, 6891 27, 875

105,6401 3,157

82, 717 836
71,56 0

8,0r801 17
43,08 69
15, 1271 7, 15

2,084/ 1,30
166,89 2
79, 888 9,142
5. 205 27
71, 686 27

31,4291 91
67, 2101 105
1,235 11
2,0591 3,42
3,915( 2,29
2, 05123

27, 0491 68, 18
256,50 34
52.394I 5,149
174, 315 53




ITO 101

53. 3801 I0
8, 687 1,20
62,028 169
553 28

10, ;24 9

5,456, 844
20,63 1,27


149, 349, 10,78


2,210, 533 170,995


1929]


SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS


SUMMARY OF TUBERCULOSIS-ERADICATION W:~ORtK IN
COOPERATION WITH STATES, JUNE,51929


T'uberculin tests
during month

Stale erds Cat-
CHrsattle tie
or tested re-
ots acted


.\la....l 435 ci.90' 3
Ariz~..... 319; 3,12 25
Ark......l 81 80 3
Calif .....: 5046 13, 19 155
Colo... 2li 652 19
Conn.... 8591 10,8231 474

Del.....3211 4, 0551 478
D C..... .. ._ _

Ga......./ 2,413 7,7271 12
Idaiho.... 447 7,171 14
Ill. ..... 8, 6261 97, 284, 854

In. .2,8021 20,8421 92

Towas... 6, 157109,84 1,543

Kan... 1,5211.0100 62
Ky... 1,13 ,1 8
La....~... 6 7,918 36
.11e... ...1 2361 3,4631 3
AId 1, 5815, 07 518

Mvass_.... 5531 7,6931 649
3lich..' 6, 8951 57,0781 280
.1in n. ...i 3, 1870, 041, 859
aiss..... 27 1, 72 2
.110......i 50 381 7
Mont....l 3781 6,6401 12
Nebr._.. 7 30, 60 25
N~ev_ _. 1041 2,4251 2
N. H....j 4351 4,0751 173
N. J..... 5131 4,201 170
N. IMex..l 481 1, 462 22

N. .... 3576, 853, 064
NJ. 0... 931 1,3061 4
N. Dak.._ 2,3081 39, 1191 252
Obhio..... 4, 8351 40,3191 1, 029

rlkla.....l 501 2,853] 0

Sreg .. 2, 562 15, 9801 73
Pa.. ..~... 3, 3121 31, 0001 462
R. ]I..... 3 4 44

S. C ,22 81 3
S. Dak...l 248, 5,2631 80
Tenn....l 275, 2,7701 3
Ter__._a.~.... 153 5,627 30


1't ....... 1, 0781 18, 782 480
Vas...~... 3,310; 14,501 63
Wah..1,927 17,525 172

W-is......l 7,487.147,73 1, 192
Alaka... 68 691 19s 3

Tot al. 8, 801 966, 0918, 733


Total to da


Inspector in charge


State allrI-al


tre


HEerds
under
super-
vision


8,191

9, 128

1,40
7,02

6, 30
107
8, 734
25,496
36,693
160, 516

173,721

172,00

84, 094
73,38




4,191
169,654
92, 496
5, 232
75,377

31,897
67, 566
1,546
6,123
9, 876
2,132

105, 371
257,311
63,667
181, 092



123~, 598

59. 541
10,.137
62, 328
912

11, 563

22, 343

22,187
4 5,.300
.10, 052

163, 6&8
11,306







BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY


(July.


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


Period Tortal srrum r% mun bnd Sirul amn im ng
cleared virus

C. c. C. c. C. c. C. c. C. c.
June, 1929 ................ ....109:27s 81,082,9183 I8, 58l, 0;'9 9, 800, 834 1;, 9322 65
June, 1925".....................8,U,6 57,403,,lu3 60, b06,193J 10, 506 240 I 16, 653, 79
12 mlonthsended June, 1920'..... ;7,1.0 31,2?1, 811 85j, 347, 7-1 63, 550).125 210,025, 522
12 mrolths endedl June, 192b..... 1, 121,537, 853 1;26,303, 633 70,4,87 5,7, 17 2,703. 133


LICENSES ISSUED FOR BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS IN JUNE, 1Y99

License No. 6 wans issued Junie 4, 1929, to Pitmasn-M~oore Co., near Zionsville,
Ind. Inailinig address 1220 Mandison Avenue, Indianapolis, Ind.), for enteritis
mixed bacterin Isw~ine), and mallein.
License No. 9 was issuied- June 7, 1929, to the Lederle Antitoxinl Laboratories,
Mliddletow~n, Road, Pearl River, N. Y., for chicken-pox~ vaccine.
License No. 9 \\-as issued June 1-1, 1929, t~o the Lederle Antosvin Laboratories,
Mliddletow~n Ro~ad, Pearl River, N. Y'., for canrine-dist~e mpler \accinie and canine-
distemper v'irusa.
License No. 107 w~as issued Junie 4, 1929, to The Jensen-Salsbery Laborat~ories
(Inc.'l, Tw~enty--first andi Pennwany, Kiansas City, Mo., for mixed bactberinl rabbits).
License No. 107 was issued June 2Z9, 1929, to- Thle Jenseni-Salsbery Laborato-
ries I nc.),Twenty -first anid Peln nwy,, KainRsa City, Mo., for mixed bacterin (cat).
License No. 165 wasS iss ued J une 25~, 1929Y, to~ the A-mericanr Scien tific Laboratories
(Inc.'), 30)1 East MaIin Street, Barringtoii, Ill., for abortion mixed bact~erin (bovine)
a utogenious balct~eri n; hem~orrhagic-se pticemia bacteria; muixed b~acterin (Iavian);
mlixed ~ac~teril Icininie'); mixedl bacteria (cuniicu~linei; mixed bacterinl I.ovine);
mnixed bacterini porcinee; mnixed distemlper b~acterin !equine),; pullorin; and
tuberculin iiavianl.r
License No. 1839 w~as issued June 3, 1929, to the Norden Laboratories, 227 Numu-
b~er Ninth Street., Lincoln,, Nebr., for mixedc bacterin (bovine).



PROCEEDINGS UNDER PACKERS AND STOCKYARDS ACT

Dockel N'o. "8G.-- In re T. G;. Laniders, comlplainant, s. Uniion Sjtock Yards
Co. of Omaha, ILtd.), defendant., Unioni Stock Y~ards, Omahal, Nebr. On1 Feb-
ruary 1, 1929, T;. G. Landers filed wit~h the Departmnt~n of Agriculture a com~-
plaint against the Unioin Stock Yasrds Co.. of Omalha 1.Ltd.'i, alleginge that. thle
stock~yard companyv had refused to e~ighi livestock to purchansers w~ho were on
his op~en order list, that thiis constituted a violation of the packers and stock-
yards act, andr~ sprayed for reparation. The stockyard company replied, alleging
in subtancille that. thle complaint w\as inldefinite, and requested that the comu-
plainant be r~equ iredl t o amiend it so as to mak e it mo~ire defini te and certainly. The
Secretary of Agriculture, under date of M~arch 20, 1929, directed the complaini-
ant to amend the complaint so as to mnkee it more definite, which was done.
AJ h-earing was held in this matter on Ap~ril 26i, 1929, before an examiner of the
Departmnent o~f Agr~icultulre, at which time both parties were rep~resenited by
counsel. Urpon a thorough considerationl of the evidence ini this case, the Secre-
tar founl~d thiat dlefeidanrt didl not v'iolste the packers and stockyvards act, 19'21,
as alleged inl the comlall int and therefore comiplainant wans not entitled to repara-
t~ion as the evidence did no~t showv tllt he sustained any damages. Accordinlgly
the comintifi l wa~s dismissed onl July 16i, 19'29.
Docket No. ?SS.--In re T. G. Landers, complnrainant II. The M~embers of the
Live St~ck; Exchangep at. Oma);ha, N(-br. On1 Fetbruary 2, 1929, T. G;. Landers
filed a complaint w~ith the Departmenlt of Agricultuire against certain members
of thre Liv'e Stock Exchanrge at. Omaha, Nebr., alleging discrimimation anid
ask~ing for rep~aration. A hearings wasu held in the matter on April 24, 1929,
before anl examuiner of thle Depa~rtmuent of Agriculture, at which tOime both parties
w~ere rep~resenlted by! counsell. After a thorough consideration of the-evidence
and facts in this case the Secretary concluded that, the defendants had not used
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of the application to him of rule 27. This decision is confined solely to? thle facts
'of this case and is without prejudice to the determilnation in any proceeding
under the packers anid stocky~ards act of the question as to the legality of any
other application of said rule thann that involved herein. Reparation in this
case was denied anid the complaint dismissed on July 16, 1929.




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PERSONS TO BE NOTIFIED IN CASE O]F THE DEATH~ OR2 SERIOUS
ILLNESS OF A BUREAU EMPLOYEE


Ini order t hat the st~at~ion records may? contain certain data in cases of emergency
concernling bureau employees on the force, inspectors in charge will cause to be
entered in a convenient space on the Form A-\15 revisedd, for each employee,
the names and addresses of two persons, in the order of preference, w~ho should b8
notified in case of serious illness or death of the employee. It is also desired thnat
the date of birth of t~he employee be recorded. W~hen a new supply of "A-15f
forms is ordered, which will probably not be for aI long time, as the bureau still
has a large suipply on hand, suitable space for thiis information will be provided.




INSPECTORS SHOULD FORWARD ROSTERS OF EMPLOYEES


Inspectors in charge are requested to~ forward rosters of employees under their
sup~ervision inl accordance wvith inistruictionis appearing on pages 53 and 67 of
Sjervi~c andi Regulatory Anniouncementis for April anrd hlay, 1922.


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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68 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDU 3 1262 08852 7766B

RESULTS OF PROSECUTIONS FOR VIOLATIONS OF LAWS
Penalties and fines have been imposed in prosecutions for violations of regula-
tory laws, as reported to the bureau, as follows:
Twenty-eight-Hour Law
Chicagor, Rock Island & Gulf Railw~ay Co. (3 cases), 8300 penalties.
Chicago, Rock Island &r Pacific Railway2 Co., $100 penalty.
Illinois Central Railroad Co. (9 cases), 8900 penalties.
Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad Co., 8100 penalty.
Missouri-Kiansas-Texas Railroad Co. (2 cases), $200 penalties.
Missouri Pacific Railroad Co. (3 cases), 8300 penalties.
New Y'ork Central Railroad Co., $100 penalty.
New York, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad Co., $100 penalt~y.
Panhandle & Santa Fe Railw~ay Co., $100 penalty.
Pennsylvania Railroad Co. (3 cases), 8300 penalties.
Rutland Railroadl Co. (2 cases), 8200 penalties.
St.. Losuis-San F~rancisclo Railway Co. (10 cases), 81,000 penalties.
ISouithern Ra~ilw~ay Co., $100 penalty.
M~eat-Inspection Law
For offering uninspected meat for interstate shipment, the following-named
persons w~ere fined thle amounts shown: J. W. Savinar, Portland, Oreg., 8250;
Trenton Packing Co., Trenton, N. J., $25; Elkton G. Adams, Bridgeville, Del.,
$50; and Clyde S. Price, Huntingto~n, WI. Va., 850.
For offering unsound meat. for interstate shipment, the follow~ing-named per-
sons w~ere filed as follows: Curt Banler, W'est Hoboken, N. J., $25; George F.
Griffie, Newville, Pa., $10; David E. Ment~zer, Greason, Pa., $10; and Henry B.
Grayb~ill, Leola, Pa., 850.

DEATH OF DR. CHARLES J. BECKER
Dr. Charles John Beck~er, inspector in charge of the United States Bureau of
Animal Industry, Baton Rouge, La., died in tihe United States Marine Hospital,
New Orleans, La., July 26, 1929, after an extended illness.
Doctor Becker w~as one of the pioneers in! tick-eradication ~nrk in the South
and saw active field service in Tennessee, Alabama, and Louisiana. He was
an efficient, energetic worker, and a capable administrator whose genial disposi-
tion w~on the friendship and esteem of his associates.

NEW PUBLICATIONS OF THE BUREAU
[The hureau keeps no mailing list for sending publications to individual employees, but sends copies to
officers in charge of stations and otlices. These publications should be regarded as notification copies.
So far as possible adlditoonal copies will be furnished on requestt]
Farmers' Bulletin 1018 (revised). Hemorrhagic Septicemia. By Benry J.
Washburn, Pathological Division. Pp. 6.
Farmers' Bulletin 1419. Care and Management of Farm Work Horses (re-
.vised). By J. O. Williams and Earl B. Krantz, Animal Husbandry Division.
Pp. 18, figs. 15.
Farmers' Bulletin 1584. Feed-Lot and Ranch Equipment for Beef Cattle.
By W. H. Black and V. V. Parr, Animal Husbandry Division. Pp. 22, figs. 30.
Farmers' Bulletin 1600. Dehorning, Castrating, Branding, and Marking
Beef Cattle. Supersedes Farmers' Bullet~in 949. Dehorning and Castrating Cattle.
By W. H. Black and V. V. Parr, Animal Husbandry Division. Pp. 12, figs. 11. j
Amendment 2 to B. A. I. Order 317, declaring the following-named counties '
to be modified accredited areas for a period of three years from July 1, 1929: "
Madison, Idaho; Franklin, Ind.; Boyle, Breckinridge, Caldw~ell, Calloway, Flem-
ing, Greenup, Livingston, Mleade, and Warren, Ky.; St. Clair and Saginaw,
M~ich.; Boone, Nebr.; Logan, Ohio; Wilson, Tenn.; Caroline and Elizabeth
City, Va.; and Brown, M~arinette, and Outagamie, Wis. The following-named
counties have been reaccredited for a period of three years from the same date:
Douglas and W'yandotte, Kans.; Wayne, Mich.; and Burke and Vance, N. C.
P. I (mimeographed).
U.S9. GOVERN MENT PRINTING OFFICE:1929
For sale by the Buperintendent of Documents, Washington, D. C. -Price 5 cents