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8. R. A.-B. A. I. 256 Sept~ember, g&


United States Department ofA ulr



SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOU 1

BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY +
AUGUST, 1928


IThis publication is issued monthly for the dissemination of information, instructions, ruling, etc., con-
corning the work of the Bureau of Animal ludustry'. Free distribution is limited to persons in the service
of the bureau, establishments at which the Federal meat inspection is conducted, public ofic~ers 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 Otfice,
Washington, D. C., at 5 cents each, or 25 cents a year. A supply will be sent to each ofic~ia in charge of
a station or branch of the bureau service, who should promptly distribute copies to members of his force.
A fie should be kept at each station for reference.]


CONTENTS
Page
Changes in directory~...~........~...........~........~................~........... _~....._...........6
Notices regarding meat inspection... ...........~.....................~ .....~.~.................~.....6
Animal casings of foreign origin .~.............._. ............~...._...._...~._.~............~.... 68
Finished animal casings for Canada.............. .......~~...... ................._.._..~...... 6S
Cost of control of foreign casings should be charged to project 11419......~..~.. ........_._....... 68
Reports on-MI. I. Form Il4A (revised)~....~........ .............................~.~...........~.. 68
Export meat certificates for Poland must be missed ............._._ .....~..~~~._...... ......... 68
Animals slaughtered under Federal meat, inspection, July, 1928. ............... .......~....~......... 69
Extent of tuberculosis in animals slaughtered at three im portant markets, J uly, 1928........_....... 69
Causes of condemnation of carcasses, June, 198.~...... ............................._.~.~..... .... 69
Imports of food animals and of meets and meat food products ............................. ... 70
Foreign meat-inspection of~icials.. ...._... ..~..............................~....... ...... 7
Summary of tuberculosis-eradication work in cooperation w~ith States, July, I ..... 71
Anti-hog-eboleras~erum and bog-cholera virus produced under licenses... 1$"...... 7
Summary of hog-cholera-control work, July, 1928....._ .... 4' ...... 72
Proceedings under packers and stock-yards act.....~.... .....r... .".......... 73
Results of prosecutions for violations of law s..... .... s' .. .. ..... 73
New publications of the bureau........... ..... ...., ..... .. 3
Organization of the Bureau of Animal Industry.....~. .... .... .. ... .. 7


CHANGES IN RE~ TO T

Meat Inspection ~ranl~YrC O

*63. Brighton Slaughtering Co., rear 39 M~arkbt Brighton, Boston,
Mass.
lbest Inspection With A

433. Pearl Sausage Co., (Inc.), Boston, Mass.
587. Ryser Sausage Co., M~oline, Ill.
Change in Name of Offieial Establishment

*562. Swift & Co., Alma and Lamar Streets, Dallas, Tex., and Armstrong
Packing Co., Armstrong Refining Co., ALr~mstrong-Dallas.
832. Adolf Gobel (Inc.), 618 Pennsy'lvania Av\enue, and 619-621 B Street,
NWT., WIashington, D. C., and T. T. K~eane Co., (Inc.), Kieane Pro
.vision Co., (Inc.), George K~erl (Inc.), A. Loffler Provision Co. (Inc.)l
B. M~eier & Son, M~erkel Bros. (Inc.), Wasuhington Abattoir Co. (Inc.)'
Change in Address of Offcial Establishment

4. United Sausage Co., 15 Mlercantile Street, Boston, Mlass., instead of
1605 Columbus ALvenue.
419-0. The Great Atlant~ie & Pacific Tea Co., Harris and W'eston Avenue,
Cranston, R. I., instead of 643 Elmw~ood Avenue, Providence, R. I.

Conducts slaughtering.
I1582e28 67








68 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY I August,

New Sabetation

Cranston, R. I. (meat inspection), substation of Providence, R. I.
Substation Discontinued

Moline, Ill. (mest inspection), substation of Davenport, Iowa.
Note

Columbia. City, Ind. (meat inspection), is now a substation of Chicago, Ill.,
instead of Fort ~Wayne, Ind.


NOTICES REGARDING MEAT INSPECTION
ANIMAL CASINGS OF FOREIGN ORIGIN

Certificates required by B. A. I. Order 305 and instructions issued thereunder,
which bear the official title of the high official of the foreign country as specified
below, wlill 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 ow~ing 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 AIgriculture.... .... ............... .... Greece

Additional official titles will be published when received from other foreign
countries.
FINISHED ANIMAL CASINGS FOR CANADA

Information has been received from the Canadian Government to the effect
that finished animal casings will be admitted into Canada when certified as in-
dicated in Service and Regulatory Announcements of November, 1926, provided
t~he following statement is added to the certificate: These casings are from
animals slaughtered under inspection in the United States.
Therefore inspectors wlill see that finished animal casings destined to Canada
are handled and certified as indicated above.
COST OF CONTROL OF FOREIGN CASINGS SHOULD BE CHARGED TO PROJECT 11419

The bureau desires to have accurate reports covering the entire cost of the
official activities in connection with the handling of foreign animal casings under
the provisions of B. A. I. Order 305j.
Accordingly, inspectors are requested to record carefully the time consumed by
employees engaged in this duty~, and to report to the WVashington office the proper
proportion of their salaries and other expenses charged to project 11419.
REPORTS ON M. I. FORM Il4A (REVISED)

Inspectors are requested to show on the reverse side of M. I. Form 114A
i(revised) the numbers of the seals affixed to tanks.
EXPORT MEAT CERTIFICATES FOR POLAND MUST BE VISAED

Official information is to the effect that export certificates for meat and meat
food products destined to Poland must be visaed by a Polish consul in the United
States. All interested parties will please be governed accordingly.



















I ( ( ( I


53, 264
59.913
435 265
73,7123
66, 650
20, 822
83. 086
25.397
71, 667
173.9415
91, 493
87. 462
82,777
140, 153
62,824
114. 348
90,907
65, 497
117, 630
37. 436
1, 020, 935
2, 984. 203
S3,430 677
30, 791, 477
t26,524 018


V Borses slaughtered at all establishments, July, 1928, 13.35.0 Inspections of lard at all establirhments,
125,170.111 inspeciton pounds; compound and other substitutes, 37,910,056 inspection pounds; sausage,
67,872,256 inspection pounds.
SCorrespondmng inspections for July, 1927. Lard, 152,1M.53.50 inspection pounds; compound and other
substitutes, 47,2841,156 inspection pounds: sausage, F65,345,711 luspection pounds.
(These totals of inspection polunds~ do not reprcjent 3ciual prodlucticon, is the same product may have
been inspected and recorded more thzn ojnie in the process of manufacture )

EXTENT OF TUBERCULOSIS IN ANIMlALS SLAUGHTERED AT THREE
IMPORTANT MZARKETS, JULY, 1928


Retained for tuberculosis

I GttionTotal
Stationslaughter Passed for c'on-
Total sterilizario~n demnled


Cattle:
Chicago...~.~.._...._....~..~...........~........... 126, 143 3,358 84 504
Kiansas City_.~-.~~...... ...~.~..~~.............~~.. 61, 275 162 10 42
Omaha..~-_~~.__.............................._ 66, 094 620 32 80
Sw ine: lif4 a
Chicago~.....~~~...~..~.~-.................~~.~....... 435,2651 61,752 1, 064 879
Kansas City'...-....~ ......~.......... .......~..~... 173, 945 9.7143 171 99
Omaha~.~....~.~~-..._..~.~.~~-............... 149 153 18, 104 348 193


CAUSES OF CONDEMNATION OF CARCASSES, JUNE, 1928


Cause Cattle Calves Sheep Swrine


Emaciation~_~_.........._...~._.~........_.-..~.......... 49 96 232 79
H og cholera .. . . .. . . 624
Inflammatory diseases.~.....-.......~......~..-.. ....... 902 134 372 2, 356
Immalturit y..-....._.....~. _~~._................ ........... 102
Tuberculosis...~..............................~_ 2, 343 46 ....... 5, 013
All other causes......~...............~~. .......~......... 959 185 38A 3.3524

Total.~.........~. ........~................... 4,00 563/ 980 11, 396


SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS


19281


Sheep


SwFPine


Calves


Goats


Station


Baltimore.__-...~.~.-.~.-.................. ,
Bullfalo.. ~~_ ~_...._................... 9
Chicago. ......~ .~~......... ...... ~~ ..... 16,
Cincinnati.~~-. ....~~._..~... .....-...... 10,
Cleveland~_~...-.~~....-~..~~............ 6,
Denver...~.~.. .. .. .. .............~..~~ 6,
Detroit~...~..~......__................--- 5
Fort Worth..~_..._~.......__............... 42
Indianapolis.._ .~........................ 13,
Kansas City.~..~.~~..~~................~.. 61,
Mqilwauk~ee...~..~.~~......~~............ 13
National Stock Yards.............~........ 27,
Newf York._.._-.~~.......................... 32,
Omaba..~.~..-~......~.-..~~..~..... .......1 66.
Philadelphia..~~..~..-~.-~............... 5
St. Louis......-..~.....~...~......~.~....... 12,
S o CtSouth St. Joseph.......................... 22
Both St. Paul.........~.~.. ~.....~........ 3
Wichita...........~...........~. ......... 5,
Asll other establishments. ........~......... 127.


2,394 .....
7. 236
222 739 3
7. 196 1
11, 091 10
11, 602 ............
24 012 445
7, 273 .... ..
90.877 20
4, 588 ....
54. 545 54
201. 620 ......
144.758 11
14, 455 1
10, 623 .....
10, 526 .....
82 5,50 ...
12. 850 ....
3. 634 3
147. 583 373

, 076A. 307 921
,013. 852 818
, 333. 727 7, 682
, 170,470 10, 484


568
581
143
614
609
598
374
494
394
275
968
545
603
094
056
504
850
859
931
384
887


1, 030
2, 610
46, 131
6,570
5. 812
2,211
6, 575
41, 120
5, 102
19 090
18. 950
11. 469
54, 086
4, 687
7, 910 I
6, 644
2,116
5,752
42 783
1, 892
69.024
361, 564
354 504
2 835.419
2, 030,179


Total: July, 1928.....~..~....~.......
July, 1927.................~...
7 months ended July., 19)28....
7 months ended July, 1927....


662 331
742 524
4, 756. 357
5, 316, 626


1,
1
7
7


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


Cattle












IMPORTS OF FOOD ANIMALS AND OF MEATS AND MEAT FOOD
PRODUCTS

The statements following show the imports of food animals and of ments and
meat food products inspected by the Bureau of Animal industry during July,
1928, w~ith figures for other periods for comparison.

Imports of food animals


Country of export Cattle Swine Sbeep Goats

]Lrexico .. -- .. 5,696 -. 52
Canada .. .... .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 23,617 916 207 4
N ew Zealand ... .. ._____ __ .. .. 1
Virgin Islands (to Portob Rico).~......-------...~....... 105 .

ToalJ ly 128 ... ... .. .._ ... ..... 29.418 916 2,08 56
July', 1927. ........... 19, 160 8, 136 362 7
? mont hsended Jul, 1928....~........~.... 211, 157 18, 476 20, 457 230
7 months ended July, 1927..............~._~ 171, 683 134,:65 14, 60 42


Im~ort.s of meat and me~at food products


Signature


Name Removed from List


ENGLAND

R. Kiing Brown....... .__


BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY


[August'


Fresh and refrigerated

Beef Other


products


Pounds
2,562
4,975

475,2r3
33,379
22, 322
69,967

608,4198
293.835
6, 86.0 6~9
2, 518, 315


Cured and
canned



Pounds
2,4411,903

1,108,173

392.i49
2, 251, 152
33, 186

9, 6644, 604
3,919,516
412, 128, 883
31, 417, 185


Country of export


Tot al
weight


Pounds
2, 444, 465
19,165
117,441
4,951,950
309,217
392,740
2, 273, 474
103, 153

10,611,614
;,887,521
:2, 322, 542
58, 048, 565


Pounds

46

1,381,'259
2;0,T05



1,652,010
",16i,750
1.3, 06j1. 876
8, 550, 4j5


Pounds

14, 144

1,687,2L5
5, 133




1.706,.102
10, 461l, 094
15, 562", 600


Argentms.~......_....~._........._ __ __ _
A ust ralla-------. .. ........ .............. _
Brazil .............~...~...~.~............ _
Canada............................... ~~~~
New Zealand......._......~..~.............
Pa ragruay..... ~....... ~............. ..... ~
Uruguny ..........~ -............~~~~ ~~~
O other coun tries .........................~ ~

Total: July, 1928.................... ~
July, 1927.............~~ ~~
; mont hs ended July, 1929...
? months ended July', 1927..


Condemned in July, 1927;: Bree, 39r, pounds; pork, 6385 pounds; totld, 1,030 pounds. Refused entry:
Pork, 13 pounds.



FOREIGN M~EAT-INSPECTION OFFICIALS

The following is an additional namle, address, and facsimile signature of a
foreign national government offielal authorized to sign and issue certificates of
inspection for mneat and mecat food products offered for importation into the
United States:


Country~ and name


SPAIN

SalvaRdor Patino Mo~reno__





SERVICE AND REGULATORYF ANNOUNCEMENTS


Tub
dul



or
lots








9,266


130









2183
193



26
3, 755


212

203



815
192 ,






1,923


91 ;


4r, 784
27


otal to date


State or Territorial official





C. A. Cary, Auburn.
S. E. Douglas, Phoenix.
J. H. Bur, Little Rock.
J. P. Iverson, Sacramento.
C. G. Lamb, Denver.
J. RI. Whtittlesey, Ha~rt-
ford.
O. A. Newton, Bridgeville.

J. \'. Knapp, Tallabassee.
J. R1. Sutoon, Atlanta.
A. J. Dickman, Boise.
F. A. Laird, Springfield.
Frank H. Brown, Indianap-
olis.
hI. G. Thoroburg, Des
M~oines.
J. H. Mercer. Topeka.
D. E. W'est morla nd,
FrankfTort.
E. P. Flower, Baton
Rouge.
H. Mr. Tucker, Aug~usts.
James B. Gerorge, Balt i-
more.
E. F. Ric~hardson, Boston.
B. J. Kallham, Lansing.
C. E Cotton, St. Paul.
R. V'. Rafnel, Jac~kson.
H. A. W'ilson. Jefferson
Clty.
W'. J. Butler, Helena.
C. H. Hays, Lincoln.
Edwa~rd Records. Reco.
A. L.. Felker. Concord.
J. H. RlcNeil, Trenton.
M~ar. Keenan, Albuquer-
que.
E. T. Faulder, Albany.
W'm. Mloore, Raleigh.
W'. F. Crewne, Bl.mrarck.
F. A. Zgipmer, Columbus.
C. C. Hisel, Olklaboma
City.
W. H. Lytle, Salem.
T. E. lhlunce. Harrisburg.
T. E. Robinson, Provi-
dence.
W'. K. Lewris, Columbia.
MI. W~. Ray, Pierre.
W. B. Lincocln, Nasbville.
N. F. W'illiamf, Fort
Worth
W. H. Hendricks, Salt
Lake City.
Edward H. Jones, Mront-
pelier.
H. C. Givens, Richmond.
Robert Prior, Olympia.
John W'. Smith, Charles-
too.
W'alter A. Duty, M~adison.
H. D. Port, Cheyenne.
L. E. Case.


Herds
under
sup~er-
vision


7,i839

3,398
6, 062
3, 674
;, 050

5,6C36
99
5, 347
10,795
34,331
141, 158
147, 7:5

187, 598

70,619
;2, 98



40, 294
24, 693

2,737

72,524
10.5b0


30, 413

1, 353
5, 693

1,603

Ill, 338
254,677
53,797



42.698
113,052
352



49, 178
434

11,546

10,094

21, 143
41,734
38,423

1-1)9,72


A4c-
cred-
ited
herds


247
134

136
165
1, 572



436
353
5 5
1, 4)8
37, 286

8, 042

8Y88


91'

5, 010
5, 868

990
:6
8,491
323
984

959
108
11
3, 440
1,993
191


377
-1,996
690


442
4,385
60

116
1,359
246
185



5,794

2, 233
83R
1, 151

8,914
4


Colo....
Conn...

Del..~...
D. C._...

Ga.~.....
Idabo~...



Iowa....

Kan1s....


La.._....

M~e...~...


MIass....
M~ic~h....
M1inn~...
Mliss._...


MIont...
Nebr~....
Nev......
N. H..~..
N. J......
N. M~ex.

N. Y....
N. C~....
N. Dak.
Obio._...
Okla....

Oreg~....
Pa......
R. I..~...

S. C.....
B. Dak_..
Tenn~....
Tex.._...

Utah.~...

Vt..-....

V3...~...
W'ash...



W'yo._...
Bawai~..


erculin testsT
ring month


Once-
Cattle Ca- tested
tested Ll e ree
acted hrs



6,5201 131 5,223
2,y381 321 8 124
6141 I 2, 893
5,261 866 5,842
39141 3, 107
175 73 4,385

1, 418 761 3,028
... .. .. ...9 9
3,3101 13 7,7
2,8761 0 10,;50
4,581 1 30,955
75, :87 9844 125, 865
2;, 684 1 3 10,1

62,6991 9091 95, 215

2,90 241 rj9,501
4I,8 10 ;2,2

1,33 2 7, 189

4, 80 28 34, 988
9, 421( 2301 11, 205

2,50 1 1, 3'2
64.310 399 156,9008
84, 808 66 59, 231
-1, ;861 1 1,s
8, 543 121 65, 114

3,8511 121 30,314
22, 574l 17 65, 961
936 1,071
2,7:521 92( 1,920
4,3151 5761 3,145
1,5311 101 1,543

6-3,012l 4,447: 39. 466
;,9761 6 253,916
13,9181 178( 43,368
33, 6201 6051 148, 906
1.3351 81 122

15. ;21 72 4, 07
51,392p 2,30: 94, 151
9241 115 154

.3,914 7 46,600
-1,928 5 8,74E
10,38591 13 48,2.5
953 2 103

9,6s151 26 10,7;21

5,51 1893,166 6

9,5801 41 18,636
16.279I 161 35,622
7,y 179 8 6,685
187,343 1, 608C 133,876
1,2.331 4 9,602
59 21.........

86;, 15 14, 55j 1, 98lq3,0


Inspector in charge





R. E. Jackson.....
F. L. Schneider...

R. Snyder.........
W~. E. Howe..._...
R. L. Smith.....~..

W'. G. hiddleton.
A. E. Wilght......
J. O. Fish.........
A. L. Hlrdeman...

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

J. A4. Barger....

N. L. Towfnsend.. ~
W~. F. B3iles..~.....

0. T. Cole........

G. R Cald well....
E. B. Simonds....

E. A. Crossman...
T. S. Rich.........
W'. J. Fretz.......
H. Robbins.......
Ralph Graham..

J. W. Mlurdoeb.~..
A. H. Francis......
L. C. Butterfield..
E. A. Crossman...
W. G. Illiddletoon.
F. L. Schneider...

H. B. Leonard ....
W'. C. Deodlnger.
H. H. Cohenour~...
A. J De Fosset....
L. J. Allen..._.....

S. B. Faster......~.
J. B. Reidy.......
E. A. Crolssman...

W. K? 'loF' Lew is......
H. MI. O3'Rear.....
H. L. Darby~......

F. E. M~urray.....

L. B. Adams......

R. E. Brookbank..
J. C. Ezline.......
H. 10. Newvton....

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


Iio168, 025 30, 54


Total 3S, 962


SUMMARY OF TUBERCULOSIS-ERA4DICATION W'ORKZ IN COOPERA-
TION WITH STATES, JULY, 1928




















































































-- 1 -- 1--I 1~I-- 1


1 Fractions denote veterinarians devoting part time to hog-cholera work.


Demonstrations


Number tHo d



12 1177
4 91
4 516

14 370
18 550


carded





.





1

4

.. .


.


Out-


veteri-
narlans


6
48
22
1
27

3
43

22
1
1
7
26

20
4

21
15
22
87

10
20
1
3


Bue

Ietw i


inflected















_..........
...~.......


Autopsies
formed




2
23
1
7
5
2
57
26
26
4
3
3
9
10
1
6

4

3
6
5

10
4


State


Alabama.-............
ArkanS~sas...........
California..~..._.-...
Colorado.............

Georgia..~.--.-.......
Illinois...............
Indiana...~.-.-.......
Iowa..~..~~..~........
Ka nsas .........
Kentucky.._-._~......
Lousiana~.....~~.....
M~aryland~.-.-........
Michigan............
M~ ississippi...........

Mlontana.............
Nebraska..... ~
North Carolina~......
Obio.~.~~.~...........
Oklaboma......
South Carolina.......
South Dakota........
Tennes~see............
Tenas...~.............

Washington~~.-.....-
Oregon..............._
Wisconsin............ ~


4




2
2
5



4

2
79




6


86



25
12
529
132


137

356
1, 261


8 1 _...... ..........


I I


35. 96


1, 930


4, 330


251 I


[Angust


BUREAUI OF ANIMAL INDUB~TB.Y


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



Total sernm oupm m~une mod .,vrm doen
comleed cleared virus


C. c. C. c. C. c. C. c. C. c.
July, 1928.......................... 72, 001, 340 50, 913, 300 61, 064, 887 8, 114, 830 15, 938, 543
July, 1927.~~._.~................... 132, 300, 771 62, 356, 377 60, 734, 982 9, 526, 897 27, 571, 714
7 months ended July, 1928.........1 501, 616, 017 328, 120, 752 370, 663, 941 35, 270, 738 100, 366, 988
7 months ended July, 1927....._..._ 826, 099, DB2 368, 580, 786 414, 617, 118 37, 038, 800 184, 961, 655

I Subject to correction in subsequent publications.

LICENSES ISSUED FOR BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS IN JULY, 1928

License No. 107 was issued July 20, 1928, to Jensen-Salsbery Laboratories
(Inc.), 520 West Pennway, Kansas City, Mo., and Shawnee Road and Forest
Avenue, Kansas City, Kans., for johnin.
License No. 124--A was issued July 16, 1928, to the Anchor Serum Co., 447
East Las Vegas Street,, Colorado Springs, Colo., for suipestifer bacterin.
License No. 133 was issued July 16, 1928, to the National Vaccine & Serum
Co., 501 East Las Vegas Street, Colorado Springs, Colo., for mixed bacterin
(porcine) and suipest~ifer bacterin.




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SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS


PROCEEDINGS UNDER PACKERS AND STOCKYARDS ACT

Docket No. 208.--In re T. G. Inghram v. Union Stock Yards Co., of Omaha
(Ltd.), Omaha Union Stockyards, Omaha, Nebr. Under date of July 11, 1927,
T. G. Inghram filed a complaint. alleging discriminatory charges made by the
Union Stockyards Co. of Omaha (Ltd.). A hearing wans held on January 10,
1928, and briefs were filed later. The Secretary on August 30, 1928, dismissed
the case because the evidence did not sustain the allegation of t~he complaint, and
he found also t-hat the complainant was not entitled to an award of damages.
Docket No. 274.--In re Bourbon Livestock Commission Co., market agency,
Evansville Union Stockyards, Evansville, Ind. Notice of inquiry issued Alay 19,
1928, alleging that respondent had engaged in and used an unfair, unjustly dis-
criminatory, and deceptive practice and device: in connection with its transactions
on that market. A hearing was held on June 15, 1928. On August 30, 1928, the
Secretary dismissed the case because he did not feel that the circumstances wa5r-
ranted the issuance of a cease and desist or a suspension order.
Docket No. 275.--In re T. J. Ronan, market agency and dealer, Union Stock-
yards, Chicago, Ill. Notice of inquiry issued June 25, 1928, alleging that the
respondent was insolvent. A hearing was held on July 18, 1928. The Secretary,
on August 29, 1928, ordered that Mr. Ronan be suspended from registration for
a period of six months because it was found that he was and is financially unable
to pay his indebtedness in connection with his business as a dealer andl market
agency at said stockyards.

RESULTS OF PROSECUTIONS FOR VIOLATIONS OF LAWrS

Fines and penalties have been imposed in prosecutions for violations of regu-
latory laws, as reported to the bureau, as follows:
Twenty-eight-hour Law
Canadian National Railway Co. (14 cases), $f1,400 penalties.
Chicago, M~ilwaukee &: St. Paul Railway Co., $100 penalt~y.
Long Island Railroad Co., $100 penalty.
Meat-inspection Law
Smith-Richardson & Conroy, Jacksonville, Fla., offering uninspected meats
for interstate shipment, $100 fine.
The following-named persons have been fined the amounts indicated for
offering unsound calf carcasses for interstate shipment: M~yron H. Shaul, Fort
Plain, N. Y. $20; Chest~er D. Fields, Binghamton, N. Y'., $50; John A. Foote,
Hobart, N. 9, 820; Harry R. Bright, Bloomville, N. Y., $20; and Arthur N.
Stockley, Norwich, N. Y., $20.

NEWY PUBLICATIONS OF THE BUREAU
[The bureau keeps no mailing list for sending publications to individual employees, but sends copies to
oflicers in charge of stations and offices. These publications should be regarded as notification copies.
Bo far as possible additional copies will be furnished on request]
Technical Bulletin No. 68. Ranch Organizatiod' and M~ethods of Livestock
Production in the Southwest. By V. V. Parr, Animal Husbandry Division, and
two employees of the Bureau of Agricultural Economies. Pp. 1041, figs. 34.
An Acanthocephalid, PlagiorhynchusF Formosus, From the Chicken and the
Robin. By M~yrna Jones, Zoological Division. In Journal of Agricultural
Researeb, vol. 36, No. 9, M~ay 1, 1928. Pp. 773 to 775, figs. 2. K~ey No. A-125.
Amendment 3 to B. A. I. Order 310, declaring the follow'ing-namned counties
to be modified accredited areas for a period of three years from August 1, 1928:
Catoosa and Dade, Ga.; Clark, Greene, and Kendall, Ill.; Luce, M~ich.; Lake and
Lincoln, Mont.; Mitchell, N. C.; Traill, N. Dak.; Harrison, Sandusky, Union,
and W~illiams, Ohio; and Green Lake, Wis. The following-named counties have
been reaeccredited for a period of three years from the same date: St. Joseph
and Warrick, Ind.; Monroe, M~o.; Lee, N. C.; and TiUnmook, Oreg. P. I
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ORGANIZATION OF THE BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY

Chief: Joan R. MOHLER.
Aaeociate Chief: U. G. HOUCK.
Assistant Chief: A. W. MILLER.
Administrative Assistant: CHARLES C. CARROLL.
Chief Clerki: J. R. ConrasN.
Editor: D. 8. Bunea.
Anltimal Husbandry Division: E. WV. SHEETS, Chief.
Biochemnic Division: M. DORSET, chief.
Division of Hog-Cholera Control: U. G. HOUCK, Chief.
Division of Virus-Serum Control: D. I. SK.IDMORE, Chief.
Field Inspection Division: G. W. POPE, Chief.
IMeat Inspection Division: R. P. SrEDDOM,, Chief.
Packers and Stockyards Division: A. W. MILLER, chief.
Pathological Division: Joan S. BUCK LEY, Chief.
Tick Eradication Division: R. A. RAMSAY, 011161.
Tubercudosis Eradication Division: A. E. WrcaTr, chief.
Zoological Division: M AU RI CE C. HA LL, Chief .
Experiment Station: W. E. Corrow, superintendent.
Ofice of Accounts: GEORGE F. TUCKER, ID charge.
Office of Personnel: GEORGE H. RUSSELL, in charge.

















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S. R. A.-B. A. I. 256 United States Department of A [This publication is issued monthly for the dissemination of information, instru ctions, ruling, etc., con cerning the work of the Bureau of Animal Industry. Free distribution is li mited to persons in the service of the bureau, establishments at which the Federal meat inspection is conducted, public officers whose duties make it desirable for them to have such information, and journals especially concerned. Others desiring copies may obtain them from the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C., at 5 cents each, or 25 cents a year. A supply will be sent to each official in charge of a station or branch of the bureau service, who should promptly distribute copies to members of his force. A file should be kept at each station for reference.] CONTENTS Changes in directory ______________________________________________________________________________ _ Notice~ regardi!'.1-g meat in~pecti9~--_____________________________ -_____ _ -_ _ --_________________ _ Arumal casmgs of foreign ongm _______________________________________________________________ _ Finished animal casings for Canada ___________________________________________________________ _ Cost of control of foreign casings should be charged to project 11419 ____________________________ _ Reports on M. I. Form 114A (revised) ___________________________ _ _____________________________ _ Export meat certificates for Poland must be visaed _ ___________________________________________ _ Animals slaughtered under Federal meat inspection, July, 1928 ___________________ _________________ _ Extent of tuberculosis in animals slaughtered at three important markets, July, 1928 _ _____________ _ Causes of condemnation of carcasses, June, 1928 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __ _ Imports of food animals and of meats and meat food products_--------------------------____ _ __ Foreign meat-inspection officials__________________________________________________ _ _ __ _ _ ___ _ __ Summary of tuberculosis-eradication work in cooperation with States, July, 19~. - •-,----------__ Anti-hog-cholera 'serum and hog-cholera virus produced under licenses . -,. --------~~ _________ _ Summary of hog-cholera-control work, July, 1928 ___________________ _ ___ ____ _.. __________ • _____ _ Proceedings under packers and stockyards act________________ ~ -__________ ___________________ _ Results of prosecutions for violations of laws _________ :.7~----• -------------------N ew publications of the burea u ______________________________ ~ _ _ : _ _ ~ • -_______ .,._ _ : ____ _ Organization of the Bureau of Animal Industry ____________ .,.(:L __________ _ ._ __ .,...,_::_ __________ _ ,.,. CHANGES IN DRE TORY Meat Inspection Granted Page 67 68 68 68 68 68 68 69 69 69 70 70 71 72 72 73 73 73 74 *63. Brighton Slaughtering Co., rear 39 Marke. t Street, Brighton, Boston, Mass. " Meat Inspection Withdrawn 433. Pearl Sausage Co., (Inc.), Boston, Mass. 587. Ryser Sausage Co., Moline, Ill. *562. 832. Change in Name of Official Establishment Swift & Co., Alma and Lamar Streets, Dallas, Tex., and Armstrong Packing Co., Armstrong Refining Co., Armstrong-Dallas. Adolf Gobel (Inc.), 618 Pennsylvania Avenue, and 619-621 B Street, NW., Washington, D. C., and T. T. Keane Co., (Inc.), Keane Pro vision Co., (Inc.), George Kern (Inc.), A. Loffier Provision Co. (Inc.)' B. Meier & Son, Merkel Bros. (Inc.), Washington Abattoir Co. (Inc.) Change in Address of Official Establishment 4. United Sausage Co., 15 Mercantile Street, Boston, Mass. , instead of 1605 Columbus Avenue. 419-G. The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co., Harris and Weston Avenue, Cranston, R. I. , instead of 643 Elmwood Avenue, Providence, R. I. *Conducts slaughtering. 11582-28 67

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68 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY I Augu s t, New Substation Cranston, R. I. (meat inspection), substation of Providence, R. I. Substation Discontinued Moline, Ill. (meat inspection), substation of Davenport, Iowa. Note Columbia City, Ind. (meat inspection), is now a substation of Chicago, Ill., instead of Fort Wayne, Ind. NOTICES REGARDING MEAT INSPECTION ANIMAL CASINGS OF FOREIGN ORIGIN Certificates required by B. A. I. Order 305 and instructions issued thereunder, which bear the official title of the high official of the foreign country 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 _______________________________ Greece Additional official titles will be published when received from other foreign countries. FINISHED ANIMAL CASINGS FOR CANADA Information has been received from the Canadian Government to the effect that finished animal casings will be admitted into Canada when certified as indicated in Service and Regulatory Announcements of November, 1926, provided the following statement is added to the certificate: These casings are from animals slaughtered under inspection in the United States. Therefore inspectors will see that finished animal casings destined to Canada are handled and certified as indicated above. COST OF CONTROL OF FOREIGN CASINGS SHOULD BE CHARGED TO PROJECT 11419 The bureau desires to have accurate reports covering the entire cost of the official activities in connection with the handling of foreign animal casings under the provhdons of B. A. I. Order 305. Accordingly, inspectors are requested to record carefully the time consumed by .employees engaged in this duty, and to report to the Washington office the proper proportion of their salaries and other expenses charged to project 11419. REPORTS ON M. I. FORM 114A (REVISED) Inspectors are requested to show on the reverse side of M. I. Form 114A ,(revised) the numbers of the seals affixed to tanks. EXPORT MEAT CERTIFICATES FOR POLAND MUST BE VISAED Official information is to the effect that export certificates for meat and meat food products destined to Poland must be visaed by a Polish consul in the United ;States. All interested parties will please be governed accordingly.

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19281 SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS 69 ANIMALS SLAUGHTERED IN JULY, 1928, UNDER FEDERAL MEAT INSPECTION IN DISTRICTS REPRESENTED BY THE CITIES IN THE FOLLOWING TABLE Station Cattle Calves I Sheep I Goats Swine Baltimore _______________________________ -4 ,568 1,030 2 ,394 !------------53,264 Buffalo ____________________________________ 9, 581 2,610 7,236 59,913 g~~~~ati ________________________________ 126, 143 46, 131 222 739 I J 435,265 10,614 6,570 7, 196 73,723 Cleveland _________________________________ 6,609 5 ,812 11. 091 66,659 Denver ____________________________________ 6,598 2,211 11, f.02 ------------20,822 Detroit ____________________________________ 5,374 6,575 4, 155 ------------83. 086 Fort Worth _______________________________ 42 494 41,120 24 012 445 25.397 India napolis _______________________________ 13.394 5. 102 7,273 ------------71,667 Kansas C'ity _______________________________ 61,275 19 090 90.877 20 173,945 Milw a ukee ____________________________ ----1 3 968 18.950 4 ,588 ------------91. 493 National Stock Y a rds _____________________ 27,545 11. 469 54,545 54 87.462 New York _________________________________ 32,603 54, 0 6 201. 620 ------------82 777 Omaha ____________________________________ 66.094 4 ,687 144. 758 11 140,153 Philadelphia ______________________________ 5 056 7 ,910 14. 455 1 62,824 St. Louis __________________________________ 12. 504 6,644 10,623 ------------114, 348 Sioux City ___ -----------------------------27 850 2 . 116 10, 526 ----------99,907 South St. Joseph __________________________ 22 859 5. 752 82 550 ------------65,49 7 South St. P a ul ____________________________ 33, 931 42,783 12. 850 ------------117, 630 ,vichita ___________________________________ 5,384 1. 92 3,634 3 37.436 All other establishments ___________________ 127,887 69,024 147,583 373 1,020,935 Total: July, 1928 ____________________ 662 331 361,564 1,076, 307 921 2 984. 203 July, 1927 ___ ---_ ----_____ --742,524 354,504 1 , 013,852 808 3 ,43 0,677 7 months ended July, 1928 ____ 4,756.357 2 835,419 7 ,333,727 7,682 30,791,477 7 months ended July, 1927 ____ 5, 316, 626 2,930,179 7,170,470 10,484 26,524 ,018 V Horses slaughtered at all establi s hments, July, 1928, 12,356. Inspections of l ard at all establishm(lnts, 125,170,111 inspection pounds; compound and other substitutes, 37,910,056 inspection pounds; sausage, 67,872,256 inspection p o unds. t Corresponding in spectio ns for July, 1927: Lard, 152,154,507 inspection pounds; comp ound and other substitutes, 47,284,156 in spect i o n pounds: sausage, 65,345,341 inspection pounds. (The s e tot als of inspection pound s do not represent act u a l production, as the same product may have been inspected and recorded more than once in the process of manufacture . ) EXTENT OF TUBERCULOSIS IN ANIMALS SLAUGHTERED AT THREE IMPORTANT MARKETS, JULY, 1928 Station Cattle: Chicago ___________________________________________ _ Kansas City ______________________________________ _ Omaha ____________________________________________ _ Swine: C'hicago ___________________________________________ _ Kansas City ______________________________________ _ 0 maba ____________________________________________ _ Total slaughter 126,143 61,275 66,094 435,265 173,945 149, 153 Retained for tuberculosis Total 3,358 162 626 61. 752 9. 743 18, 104 Passer! for ste riliz atio n 84 10 32 1 ,064 171 348 C'on demned 694 42 80 161 879 99 193 CAUSES OF CONDEMNATION OF CARCASSES, JUNE, 1928 Cause Cattle Calves Sheep Swine Emaciation____________________________________________ 496 96 232 79 Hog cho l era _________________________________ ... ______ . _____________________________ • __ __ _ _ _ 624 Inflammatory diseases._________________________________ 902 134 372 2,356 Immaturity________________________________________________________ 102 --------------------Tuberculosis___________________________________________ 2,343 46 -----------5,013 All other causes________________________________________ 959 185 376 3. 324 Total ____________________________________________ , 4,700 563 980 11,396

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70 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUS'I'RY LAugust' IMPORTS OF FOOD ANIMALS AND OF MEATS AND MEAT FOO D 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 July, 1928, with figures for other periods for comparison. Imports of food animals Country of export Cattle Swine Sheep Goats Mexico________________________________________________ 5,696 ____________ ____________ 52 Canada________________________________________________ 23, 617 916 207 4 New Zealand__________________________________________ _ _ _ _ __ _ _ _ _ __ ___ _ __ _ _ ___ _ 1 ___________ _ Virgin Islands (to Porto Rico)_________________________ 105 ___________________________________ _ Total: July, 1928 ________________________________ _ July, I 927 ____________________ ____________ _ 7 months ended July, 1928 ________________ _ 7 months ended July, 1927 ________________ _ 29,418 19,160 241,157 174,683 916 8,136 18,476 1 34,765 Imports of meat and meat food products Fresh and refrigerated Country of export Cured and canned Beef Other Pounds Pounds Pounds Argentina _________________________________ ------------------------2,441,903 Australia __________________________________ 46 14,144 ------------Brazil _____________________________________ ------------------117,441 Canada ____________________________________ 1,381,259 1,687,225 1,408,173 New Zealand ______________________________ 270,705 5,133 ------------Paraguay __________________________________ ------------------------392,749 Uruguay __________________________________ ----------------------2,251, 152 Other countries ____________________________ --------------------33,186 Total: July, 1928 ________________ ____ 1,652 ,010 I, 706,502 6,644,604 July, 1927 ___________________ . 2, 166, 750 1,507,420 3,919,516 7 months ended July, 1928 ____ 13,061.876 10,461 ,094 42,12 ,8 3 7 months ended July, 1927 ____ 8,550,465 15,562,600 31,417,1 8 5 208 362 20,457 14,260 Other meat products Pounds 2,562 4,975 ------------475,293 33,379 -----------22,322 69,967 608,498 293,835 6,670,689 2,518,315 Tota l 56 7 230 42 weight Pounds 2,444,465 19,165 117,441 4,951,950 309,217 392,749 2,273,474 103,153 10,611,614 7,887,521 72,322,542 58,048,565 Condemned in July, 1927: Beef, 395 pounds; pork, 635 pounds; total, 1,030 pounds. Refused entry: Pork, 13 pounds. FOREIGN MEAT-INSPECTION OFFICIALS The following is an additional name, address, and fac imile 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 SPAIN Salvador Patino Moreno __ Name Removed from List ENGLAND R. King Brown _____________ _

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1928] SERVI C E AND R EGUL ATORY ANNOUNCEMENT S 7 1 SUMM AR Y OF TU BE R CULOSIS-ERADIC ATION WORK IN COOPERA TIO N WITH S T ATES, JU LY, 1928 Tuber culin tests Total to date during month Once Ac-Herds Inspector in charge State or Territorial official Herds Cattle Cat-tested cred-under or tested t l e re free ited s u per lots acted herds herds vision ------Ala _ ____ 266 6,520 13 5,223 247 7,839 R. E. Jackson _____ C. A . Cary, Auburn. Ariz _____ 229 2,938 32 8,124 43 8,196 F. L. Schneider ___ S. E. Douglas, Phoenix. Ark _____ 59 614 1 2,893 17 3,398 H. L. Fry _________ J. H. Bux, Little Rock. Calif__ __ 130 5,269 86 5,842 136 6,062 R. Snyder_ ________ J. P . Iverson, Sacramento. Colo ____ 27 539 14 3,107 165 3,674 W . E. Howe ______ C. G. Lamb, Denver. Conn ___ 248 1,785 73 4,385 1,572 7,050 R. L . Smith _______ J. M. Whittlesey, Hart-ford. DeL ____ 183 1,418 76 3,028 1,811 5,636 W. G. Middleton_ 0. A . Newton, Bridgeville. D. C ____ --------------------99 8 99 A. E. Wight_ _____ Fla ______ 93 3,310 13 7,478 436 8 ,347 J. G. Fish _________ J. V. Knapp, Tallahassee. Ga ______ 677 2,876 0 10,750 35 10,785 A. L. Hirleman ___ J. M. Sutton, Atlanta. Idaho ___ 216 4,581 1 30,955 55 34,331 W. A. Sullivan ____ A. J . Dickman, Boise. IIL _____ 9,260 75,878 984 125,868 1,498 141, 158 J. J . Lintner_ _____ F. A. L air d, Springfield. Ind _____ 3,755 27,684 137 110,416 37,286 147, 775 J.E. Gibson ______ Frank H. Brown, Indianapolis. Iowa ____ 3,907 62,699 909 95,215 8,042 157,59 8 J. A. Barger_ ______ M. G. Thornburg, Moines. Des Kans ____ 212 2,902 24 69,501 888 70,619 N . L. Townsend __ J. H. Mercer, Topeka. Ky ______ 1,016 4,883 10 72,282 67 72,398 W. F. Biles _______ D. E. Westmorland, Frankfort. La ______ 203 1,333 21 7,189 19 7,515 G. T. Cole ________ E. P . Flower, Baton . Rouge . Me ______ 1 ,080 4,840 28 34,988 5,010 40,294 G. R. Caldwell ____ H. M. Tucker, Augusta. Md _____ 815 9,421 230 11, 205 5,868 24,693 E. B. Simonds ____ James B. George, Bal timore. Mass ____ 192 2,505 176 1,324 990 2,737 E. A. Crossman ___ E . F . Richardson, Boston. Mich ____ 7,052 64,310 399 156,908 76 1 60,428 T. S. Rich ________ B. J. Killham, Lansing. Minn ___ 5,607 84,808 661 59,231 8,491 72,524 W. J. Fretz _______ C. E. Cotton, St. Paul. Miss ____ 848 4,786 1 10,54 8 32 10,580 H. Robbins _______ R. V. Rafnel, Jackson. Mo _____ 803 8,543 12 65, 114 984 68,676 Ralph Graham ____ H. A. Wilson, Jefferson City. Mont ___ 271 3,851 12 30,314 95 30,843 J. W. Murdoch ___ W. J. Butler, Helena. Nebr ____ 1,923 22,574 174 65,961 108 66,962 A. H. Francis _____ C. H. Hays, Lincoln. Nev _____ 51 936 4 1,071 11 1,383 L. C. Butterfield __ Edward Records, Reno. N. H ____ 245 2,752 92 1,922 3,440 5,693 E. A. Crossman ___ A. L. Felker. Concord. N. J__ ___ 527 4,318 576 3, 148 1,993 7,476 W. G. Middleton_ J . H. McNeil, Trenton. N. Mex_ 91 1,531 10 1, 5431 19 1,603 F. L. Schneider ___ Mat. Keenan, . A lbuquer-que. N . y ____ 6,586 64,012 4,447 39, 466 57, 222 111,338 H. B. Leonard ____ E.T. Faulder, Albany. N. C ____ 1,855 7,976 6 253,916 377 254,677 W. C. Dendinger _ Wm. Moore, Raleigh. N. Dak_ 813 13,918 178 43,368 4,996 53,797 H. H. Cohenour ___ W. F. Crewe, Bismarck. Ohio ____ 4,784 33,620 605 148,906 690 154,771 A. J . De Fosset_ ___ F. A. Zii;nmer, Columbus. Okla ____ 27 1 ,335 8 123 287 430 L. J. Allen ________ C. C. Hisel , Oklahoma City. Oreg ____ 2,059 15, 7271 72 42,207 442 42,698 S. B . Foster_ ______ W. H. Lytle, Salem. Pa ______ 6,030 51,392 2,307 94, 151 4,385 113,052 J.B. Reidy _______ T. E. Munce, Harrisburg. R. !__ ___ 46 924 115 154 60 352 E. A. Crossman ___ T. E. Robinson, Provi-dence. s . c ____ _ 1, 177 3,914 7 46,600 116 46,783 W. K. Lewis ______ W. K. Lewis, Columbia. S. Dak __ 186 4,92 8 59 8,748 1,359 10,329 J. 0. Wilson ______ M. W. Ray, Pierre. Tenn ____ 1,962 10,389 13 48,825 246 49,178 H. M. O'Rear_ ____ W. B. Lincoln , Nashville. Tex _____ 24 983 2 103 185 434 H . L. Darby ______ N. F. Williams, Fort Worth. Utah ____ 1,928 9,615 26 10, 724 84 11,548 F. E. Murray _____ W. H. Hendricks, Salt Lake City. Vt ______ 269 5,515 189 3,166 5,794 10,094 L . H. Adams ______ Edward H. Jones, Mont-pelier. Va ______ 1,961 9,880 44 18,636 2,233 21,143 R . E. Brookbank __ H. C . Givens, Richmond. Wash ___ 1, 771 16, 279 164 38,623 38 41,734 J. C. Exline _______ Robert Prior, Olympia. W. Va __ 1, 753 7,179 8 36,685 1, 151 38,423 H . M. Newton ____ John W. Smith, Charles-ton. Wis _____ 10,580 187,343 1,608 133,767 8,914 149,772 J. S. Healy ________ Walter A. Duffy, Madison. Wyo ____ 125 1,233 4 9,603 4 10,829 John T. Dallas ____ H. D. Port, Cheyenne. HawaiL 40 592 24 ------------------------L. E. Case ________ L. E. Case. ----TotaL 83,962 867,158 14,655 1,983,403 168,025 2,307,754 :

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72 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY [August, ANTI-HOG-CHOLERA SERUM AND HOG-CHOLERA VIRUS PRODUCED UNDER LICENSES 1 Total serum Clear serum I HyperimSimultane-Hyperimcompleted mune blood ous virus munizing cleared virus C. c. C. c. C. C. C. C. C. c. July, 1928.. ____ ........... ... 72,601,340 50,913,300 61,064,887 8,114,830 15,938,543 July, 1927 .......................... 132,300,771 62,356,377 69,734,982 9,526,897 27,571, 714 7 months ended July, 1928 ......... 501, 616, 017 328, 120, 752 376,663,941 35,270,738 109,356,988 7 months ended July, 1927 ......... 826,099,082 368,580,786 414,617,118 37,038,800 184, 961, 535 1 Subject to correction in subsequent publications. LICENSES ISSUED FOR BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS IN JULY, 1928 License No. 107 was issued July 20, 1928, to Jensen-Salsbery Laboratories (Inc.) , 520 West Pennway, Kansas City, Mo., and Shawnee Road and Forest Avenue, Kansas City, Kans., for johnin. License o. 124-A was issued July 16, 1928, to the Anchor Serum Co., 447 East Las Vegas Street, Colorado Springs, Colo., for suipestifer bacterin. License No. 133 was issued July 16, 1928, to the National Vaccine & Serum Co., 501 East Las Vegas Street, Colorado Springs, Colo., for mixed bacterin (porcine) and suipestifer bacterin. SUMMARY OF HOG-CHOLERA-CONTROL WORK, JULY, 1928 Bureau veteri-State narians engaged in work 1 Alabama............. 1 Arkansas ..... :....... 1. 75 California............ 1 Colorado............. . 02 Florida.............. 2 Georgia.............. 1. 33 Idaho................ . 5 Illinois............... 2. 33 Indiana ......... ~.... 2 Iowa................. 3 Kansas.............. 1 Kentucky............ 2 Louisiana............ 1 Maryland............ 2 Michigan............ 2 Mississippi........... 1. 04 Missouri............. 1 Montana............. . 5 Nebraska. . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 North Carolina...... 1 0 hio. .... ... .. . .. .... 1 Oklahoma........... 2 South Carolina....... 1 South Dakota........ . 5 Tennessee............ . 25 Texas................ 1 Virginia.............. 1 Washington ......... } 1 5 Ore gon............... Wisconsin............ 1 Total ......... . 35.96 Premises investigated 128 98 36 2 134 36 14 117 88 74 93 70 27 185 37 122 61 24 23 30 161 160 79 11 6 76 59 48 Demonstrations Number 12 4 4 14 18 4 2 2 6 5 Hogs treated 177 91 516 379 559 86 25 12 529 132 Farms Farms Autopsies quaran-cleaned pertined or and disformed carded infected ========== 23 .....•.... ==========I 1 7 5 2 57 26 26 4 3 3 9 10 1 6 1 ......... . 17 19 4 15 ......... . --4 1 17 4 137 4 7 2 79 6 356 1,261 79 3 3 ......... . 6 •.•••••••• 5 ••••••••.• 1 .......... 10 4 4 2 ..•••••••• 31 ................... . 8 -1,930 161 I 4,339 251 24 1 Fractions denote veterinarians devoting part time to bog-cholera work. Out• breaks reported to bureau veteri-narians 6 48 22 1 27 49 3 43 17 22 1 1 7 26 10 20 4 2 5 22 37 15 9 3 10 20 4 3 437

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1928] SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS PROCEEDINGS UNDER PACKERS AND STOCKYARDS ACT 73 Docket No. 208.-In re T. G. Inghram v. Union Stock Yards Co., of Omaha (Ltd.), Omaha Union Stockyards, Omaha, ebr. Under date of July 11, 1927, T. G. Inghram filed a complaint alleging discriminatory 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 August 30, 1928, dismissed the case because the evidence did not sustain the allegation of the complaint, and he found also that the complainant was not entitled to an award of damages. Docket No. 274.-In re Bourbon Livestock Commission Co., market agency, Evansville Union Stockyards, Evansville, Ind. Notice of inquiry issued May 19, 1928, alleging that respondent had engaged in and used an unfair, unjustly discriminatory, and deceptive practice and device in connection with its transactions on that market. A hearing was held on June 15, 1928. On August 30, 1928, the Secretary dismissed the case because he did not feel that the circumstances warranted the issuance of a cease and desist or a suspension order. Docket No. 275.-In re T. J. Ronan, market agency and dealer, Union Stockyards, Chicago, Ill. Notice of inquiry issued June 25, 1928, alleging that the respondent was insolvent. A hearing was held on July 18, 1928. The Secretary, on August 29, 1928, ordered that Mr. Ronan be suspended from registration for a period of six months because it was found that he was and is financially unable to pay his indebtedness in connection with his business as a dealer and market agency at said stockyards. RESULTS OF PROSECUTIONS FOR VIOLATIONS OF LAWS Fines and penalties have been imposed in prosecutions for violations of regu-11:\,tory laws, as reported to the bureau, as follows: Twenty-eight-hour Law Canadian National Railway Co. (14 cases), $1,400 penalties. Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway Co., $100 penalty. Long Island Railroad Co., $100 penalty. Meat-inspection Law Smith-Richardson & Conroy, Jacksonville, Fla., offering uninspected meats for interstate shipment, $100 fine. The following-named persons have been fined the amounts indicated for offering unsound calf carcasses ~or inte~state shipment: Myron H. Shaul, Fort Flam, N. Y., $20; Chester D. Fields, Bmghamton, N. Y., $50; John A. Foote, Hobart, N. Y., $20; Harry R. Bright, Bloomville, N. Y., $20; and Arthur N. Stockley, Norwich, N. Y., $20. NEW PUBLICATIONS OF THE BUREAU [The bureau keeps no mailing list for sending publications to individual employees, but sends copies to officers in charge of stations and offices. These publications should be regarded as notification copies. So far as possible additional copies will be furnished on request] Technical Bulletin No. 68. Ranch Organization and Methods of Livestock Production in the Southwest. By V. V. Parr, Animal Husbandry Division, and two employees of the Bureau of Agricultural Economics. Pp. 104, figs. 34. Aif Acanthocephalid, Plagiorhynchus Formosus, From the Chicken and the Robm. By Myrna Jones, Zoological Division. In Journal of Agricultural Research, vol. 36, No. 9, May 1, 1928. Pp. 773 to 775, figs. 2. Key No. A-125. Amendment 3 to B. A. I. Order 310, declaring the following-named counties to be modified accredited areas for a period of three years from August 1, 1928: C~toosa and Dade, Ga.; Clark, Greene, and Kendall, Ill.; Luce, Mich.; Lake and Lmcoln, Mont.; Mitchell, N. C.; Traill, N. Dak.; Harrison, Sandusky, Union, and Williams, Ohio; and Green Lake, Wis. The following-named counties have been reaccredited for a period of three years from the same date: St. Joseph and Warrick, Ind.; Monroe, Mo.; Lee, N. C.; and Tillamook, Oreg. P. I (mimeographed). •

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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA II I II IIIIII Ill Ill lllll 11111111111111 111 Ill Ill llll 111111111111111 3 1262 08852 7782 74 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDll:::i'l 'J:(.Y [August, 19281 ORGANIZATION OF THE BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY Chief: JoHN R. MOHLER. Associate Chief: U. G. HoucK. Assistant Chief: A. W. MILLER. Administrative Assistant: CHARLES C . CARROLL. Chief Clerk: J. R. COHRAN. Editor: D. S . BURCH. Animal Husbandry Division: E. W. SHEETS, chief. Biochemic Div ision : M. DORSET, chief. Division of Hog Cholera Control: U. G. HoucK, chief. Division of Virus-Serum Control: D . I. SKIDMORE, chief. Field Inspection Division: G. W. PoPE, chief. Meat Inspection Division: R. P. STEDDOM, chief. Packers and Stockyards Division: A. W. MILLER, chief. Pathological Division: JOHNS. BucKLEY, chief. Tick Eradication Division: R. A. RAMSAY, chief. Tuberculosis Eradication Division: A. E. WIGHT, chief. Zoological Div ision: MAURICE C. HALL, chief. Experiment Station: W. E. COTTON, superintendent. Office of Accounts: GEORGE F. TUCKER, in charge. Office of Personnel: GEORGE H. RussELL, in charge. ADDITIONAL COPIES OF THIS PUBUCATION MAY BE PROCURED FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT OF DOCUMENTS U.S.GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE WASHINGTON, D. C. AT 5 CENTS PER COPY SURSCRIPTION PRICE, 25 CENTS PER YEAR V •


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