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8. R. A.- B. A. I. 233


United States Departme top~f Ag~rcult '
e co


SERVICE AND REGULATORY OW~~PN NT


BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY

SEPTEMBER, 1926


[This publication is issued monthly for the d issem nat ion of i information, inst ruct ions, ruli ngs, et c., con-
corning 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 meet inspection is conducted, public officers whose
duties make it desirable for them to have sueb 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 oeficial in charge of
a station or branch of the bureau service, who should prom ptly distribute copies to members of his force.
A fie should be kept at each station for referencedl


CONTENTS
Page
Changes in directory~..~.~~. ....................~. ...................... ....................... 7
Notice regarding meat inspection ......... ................... ......... ........._.......... 7
Fresh and frozen meat of certain foreign countries excluded from the United States............. 72
Animals slaughtered under Federal meat inspection, August, 1926~...~........................ ...... 72
Causes of condemnation of carcasses, July, 1926.................... .~...... ......... ........._ 72
Imports of food animals and of meats and meat food products ................... ........~..~....... 73
License for veterinary biological products.~....... .................... ................ ........._ 73
Anti-hog-cholera serum and hog-cholera virus produced under veterinary licenses, A ugust, 1926i.... 73
Summary of tuberculosis-eradic~ation work in cooperation with States, August, 1926.............. 74
Permitted disinfectant~...... ................ ... ............ ....... ....... ....................T
Texas-fever quarantine--places to which southern cattle may be shipped for immediate slaughter.. 75
Results of prosecutions for violations of lawe..~.................................................... 715
New publications of the bureau.......... .......................................~ ....~......... 76
Organization of the Bureau of Animal Industry ...~........~.... .~..~.~.~....~......._............... 761


CHANGES IN DIRECTORY

Meat Inspection Granted

58. A. J. Guillette, 23 Blodgett Street. Mlanchester, N. H.
478. Kansas City Packing Co., Second and Lyons Streets, Kansas City, Kians.

MCeat Inspection Withdrawn

20-G. ,Wlson & Co., Chattanooga, Tenn.
72-A. Western Mleat Co., San Francisco, Calif.
354. G. F. Pfund &r Son, Philadelphia, Pa.
158. M1orristown Packing Co., Mlorristown, Tenn. .
813. A. Darlington Strode, West Chester, Pa.

Change in Name of Otricial Establishment

201. Henry Streeker (Inc.), Philadelphia, Pa., instead of Henry Strecker.

Station Discontinued

Laramie, Wy'o., animal husbandry.

Remove Names of Oflicials

Dr. E. T. Davison, Athenia, N. J.
Mlr. Fred S. Hultz, Laramie, WySo.
M~r. J. W. Swartz, MCiles City Mn
13252--06 1







U.S. WEPOCnTORY









.72 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY' (September..

Add to List of Ofmcials in Charge

Mr. J. R. Quesenberry, in charge, Miles City, Mlont.
Mr. Wr. T. Cobb, acting in charge, Jeanerette, La., (vice J. R. Quesenberry).
Dr. A. E. Hishel, Newf York, N. Y'., in charge, Athenia, N. J.

NOTICE REGARDING MIEAT INSPECTION

FRESH AND FROZEN MEAT OF CERTAIN FOREIGN COt)NTRIES EXCLUDED FROM
THKE UNITED STATES

The effect of B. A\. 1. Order 298, issued Septemberr 17, 1926, is to discontinue
the importation into the United Sitates of any fresh or frozen beef, veal, mutton,
lamb, or pork from Argentina, Brazil, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, England,
Hungary, France, Italy, Luxemburg, The N~etherlands, Paraguay, Scotland,
Spain, Sw~eden, Sw~itzerland, Uruguay, antd Wales on and after January 1, 1927.



ANIMALS SLAUGHTERED UNDER FEDERAL MEAT INSPECTION.
AUGUST, 1926


Station Cattle Calves Sheep Goats Swine


Baltimore................. ................ n.,807 1, 85h 3, 626 5 61, 172
Brookly~n............................~..... 6,377 9i,26.> ".=209.
Buffalo............... .................... 11,414 284 11,941 ..... 66, 784
Chicago.........._....................... 170, 007 41,86 22220 1 405, 924
Cincionnti................~.....~. ...... 10, 919 i, 6;1 5,97 49J 55, 066
Cleveland..~.......~ ....... .... .......... 7,837 9, 652 11,357 174 50, 776
Denver........... ....................... 6,999 2,0j7 10,772 3 15,241
Detroit........ .. ............ ....... .. 7,05 7,&1 7,7 ..... 80, 551
Fort 110rth ..~....... ...... ....... ....... 3,. 21, 808 10, 656 1, 141 11, 550
Indianapolls. .............. ..... .. ......._ 14, 558 3, 021 5, 715 1.......... 71,442
Jersey City.................. ~.. .... ..... 4,67 6;, 810 32,08bl1 ..........1 31, 140
Kasalis City.......... ........._..... ...... 100, 965 33, 589 199,538 929) 151, 592
M~ilwaukee. .................. ....... ... ... 14, 301 20, 945 i,679 I.......... 108,719
National Stock kYards... ................... 1 38, 897 6, 958 51,/IS6 620 107, 122
New York........... ....... 9, 273 e 18.493 158, 027 2 65,3555
Omaha............ .... .......... .....~.. 80, 000 9,045j 140, 148 13 145, 681
Philadelphie.........................~..... 9,69 9256 22, 731 ).......... 65, 361
St. Louis............_... ...~...... .... ... 17, C.2 6, 807 10t, 276 13 118, 882
Sioux City. .................. ............._ 31,990 5,964~ 15,711 ..........1 123,751
Sout h St. Joseph....... ................. ... 31,742 8,0965 8 0,049 3 7 6,68
South St. Paul~......................... ~..I 36,40 40,Jr.882 26P, 942 1..........) 128, 638
All other establishmeints.................. 139, 505 "506 129,714 697 883,215

Total: August, 1926.......... ........._ all, 225 379.3111 1,093,251 3, 696 2, 833, 615
August. 1925. ................... 811, 114 4138,772 1, 030, 751 1,438 2, 452, 825
8 months ended A ugust, 1926.~.. 6, 379, 556 3, 452, 919 8, 358, 414 17, 085 27, 040 023
8 mont hs ended A ugust, 1925.. 6, 132, ?774 3, 600, 580 7, 972, 074 10,317 28, 951, 453


Horses slaughtered at all establishments, August, 1926, 3.209. Inspections of lard at all establishments
138,555,0841 inspection pounds; compound and other substitutes, 44,991,944 inspection pounds; sausage
chopped, 65,374,767 inspection pounds. Corresponding mospections; for August, 1925: Lard, 101,522,013
inspection pounds; compound and other substitutes, 40,612,24( inspection pounds; sausage. chopped,
64,854,237 inspection pounds.
(These totals of inspection pounds do not represent actual production, as the same product may have
been inspected anid recorded morer than once in the process of manufseture.)

CAUSE OF CONDEMNATION OF CARCASSES, JULY, 1926


Cause Cattle Cidves Sheep Swine


Emaciation-..~.... ...................._.................--.-- --- 528 99 260 62
Hog cholera....... .................... ......... ........~~ -- ------ ----- ----------------- I 10$4
Inflammatory diseases. ...........~........ ..~...~... ....... 694 113 533 1, 730
Im ma turity.......... .. .. .. --- 18.......... ...... ..
Tubrc~ulosis.........~........ ........... ........~~.~. ....... 3, 888 6 .....6, 275
All other causes.~...~.~ ......~.....~~... ..........~............. 925 269 419 3, 238

Totals~~_.~...... ~~..~.....~...................... 6, 035 674 1, 221 12, 369






















__


19261


SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS


Coulntry of export


M exsio.... .........~................ .. .. .
C anad a .. .. . ..
Oreat: B ~itain .. .............. I I II]I .. ... I. ... .. .. I
Virgin Islands (to, Porto Riews~l........................... ....
Toturl;: Au gu st, 1926li .......... .. ... .. .. ..
Au gust. 192$............... ...... ..... .....
5 molUths' endtd Augustl~ 19')G~. ... ....
S mouth; rndled Augusat. 10I ...... ....


Crttlle Swine Sheep


Goats


0
18
0
0

18,
22
50
165


147
30

18,618
22,91
1a, 124
116,066


1, 954 i 1,418 O


1, 963 1, 418
5, 981 1, 078
10.210 17,700
>, 46, 014


Im~ports oj meetl ald' rir~al fboo! prod-ucts


prollucts




179,850

14, 948
52,600

495,575
190, 633
2',8J00, UM
1, 6;0, 99."


Fresb and~ refripr~r dedd
--_____Canned
and cured
Beef Othie,


Pounds Pounrds Pountds
265,003 2u,4 1,569,555
r0 10 ._

I. 203, 168 :0,24 5,88
30,2.3" ....... 1, 288, 351


Total
weight


Pouncds
2,339, 062
179,9000
12, 894
1,943,042,
1,333,852
173, 230

5, 982, 880
3, 524, 54
3;, 20b, 315
21, 82', 711


Country of elport





AretnAustralia..
Brazil. ~. .......... ......
Canada...................................
Uruguay ................... ~...........
Other countries... .. .. .. ...

Total: Augus~t, 192;.. ...............
A\ ugust, 1925. ..... .
8 months ended~ August., 1920b.1
8 months endred August, 1925.


1,51;,364


:r1, 368
b. 23.32 003
;, 78. 933


3, 066,5673
1, 508, 970
19, 673, 728
8, 861, 919


Condemnedl in A\ugust, 1926* Beef, 129 pounds; ve:d. 3;1 poumi~s; pork, 3,653 pounds; total, 4,156 pounds .
Refused entry: Pork-, 110 pound~s.

LICENSE ISSUED FOR VETERINARY BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS

United Sjtatesj veterinary Uicense No. 1S(0, dated September 18, 19f26, was
issued to the Kilusmlire Biolo~gic Laboratoiries, 2'509 O Street, Omaha, Nebr., for
hemorrhagic-septic~emia aggression; blacklegs aggresisin.



ANTI-HOG-CHOLERA SERUMI AND HOG-CHOLERA VIRUS PRODUCED
UNDER VETERINARY LICENSE, AUGUST, 1926

Cubic centimeters
Ordinary seru m.... .... .... .... .... __ _. .._ __ 43, 397, 000
Clear serum .. . _.. _____~___ ___________ __,_ 37, 993, 434

Total ....... ___ _. __.......___ ....... .___ 81, 390, 434"

Simult~aneours virrus~~..... ........ .._ ..~~____ 7, 126, 669'
Hyperimm unizi nlg virus. ..... .... ....... ...____ 14, 361, 045


IMPORTS OF FOOD ANIMALS AND OF MEATS ANDS MEAT FOOD
PRODUCTS

The statement following show~ the imp~orts of food animals andl of meats an~d
meat food products inspected by the Bureau orf Aniimal Indus~try- dulrinrg August,
1926, w~ith Sgures for other periods forr comparisonl.

Imports of foodl animals









BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY


[September,


Tuberculin tests
during month



Herds Cattle Cattle
orlots tested Ireacted


Total to da


Ins~eco in






R. E. Jackson...
F. L. Schneider.
H. L. Fry.......
R. Snyder._~.~...

W'. E. Bofe~....
R. L.Smitb.....

W. O. Mliddle-
ton.
J. A9. Kiernan...
J. G. Fish.......

A. L. Birleman.

WV. A Sullivan..
J. J. Lintner-..

J. E. Gibson....

J A. Barger.....

N. L. Townsend


C. T. Cole......

G. R. Caldwell.

E~ B. Simond-..

E. A. Crossman.
T.S. Rieb......

W. J Fretz.....
H. Robbius. ....
Ralph Graham.

J. W~. M~urdoeb.

L. C. Buttcer-
held.
E. A. Crossman.


F. L. Schnesdor.

H. B. Leonard..
W. C. Danainger
Hi. H. Cohenour.

A. J. De Fosset .

HI. Grafke.......

S. B. Foster.....
J. B. Reidy.....

E. A. Crossman.

W1. K. Lewis. ...


B. M1. O'Rear...

B. L. Darby....

F. E. Mlurray...

L. H. A dams. ..


State offcial





C. A. Cary, Auburn.
S. E. Douglas, Phoenix.
J. B. Bux, L~ittle Rock.
J. P. Iverson, Siacra-
mento.
C. G. Lamb, Denver.
J.MC. Whittlesey, Hart-
ford.
0. A. Newton, Bridge-
ville.

J. V. Knapp, Tallabas-
see.
P. F. Bahnsen, At-
lanta.
WV. C. Nye, Boise.
F. A. Laird, Spring-
field.
F. B. Brown, Indian-
apolis.
MI. O. Thornburg, Des
M~oines.
J. H. Mercer, Topeka.
D. E. W'estmoreland,
Frankfort.
E. P. Flower, Baton
Rouge.
H. MI. Tucker, Au-
gulSts.
James B. George, Bal-
timore.
L. H. Howfard, Boston.
H. W.- Norton, Jr.,
L~ansing.
C. E. Cotton, St. Paul.
R. V. Rafuel, Jackson.
H. A. Wilson, Jelferson
City.
W. J. Butler, Helena.
C. H. Bays, Lincoln.
Edward Record s,
Reno.
A. L. Felker, Concord.
J. H.McNrneil, Trenton

M~at. Keenan, Albu-
querque.
E. T. Fauilder, Albany.
W'm. Moore, Raleigh.
W. F. Crowe, Bis-
marek .
F. A. Zimmer, Colum-

J. A. Whitehurs t,
Oklahoma City.
W'. H. Lytll, Salem.
T. E. Mlunce, Harris-
burg.
T. E. Robinson, Provi-
dence.
W~. K. Lewfis, Colum-
bla.
MI. W. Ray, Pierre.
W. B. Lincoln, Naish-
ville.
N. F. Williams, Fort
Worth.
W. H. Hendricks, Salt
Lake City.
Edward H. Jones,
Mlontpelier.


Once-
tested
free
berds


3, 344
6, 979
2, 894
3, 296




2, 371

253
6 2~99

9,926

23, 974
96, 538

08,375 I


"9 ,549
01,965

4,.242

II, 116

8,712

986
96,749


2,666



~2.37.
36, 271



3, 'i2

37.057

28,911



79O, 164



52

13,036

.5,448


79

10.368

2, 320


~te


Berds
under
super-
vision


4, 344
8, 244
3,945
3, 643

2,054
2, 540

4, 223

286
;, 129

10, 838

27, 164
107, 580

95, 284

126,3JS

31,3.1






15,004


102, p3j

33,750
2, 3.i9
60,094

23.',37


3, 899


.3,.500 i


214, 177
36,981

85, 210

3344

85, 375
7.5, 1?0

18i

13,280

;, 315
18, 2;8

411

11,349

8, 831


cred-
ited
herds


213
22
27
85

88
930

1, 263

26
397

39

68
1, 866

19, 083

6, 783

1,095
54



.5, 1'6

2,369


110

8, 1306
143


69
90
10

2, 332
1,005

13

22, 6100
267
4,033

821

21s

1,.'40
2,667

-10

179

Si3
243 8

267

97

4, 065


State







Ark_......


Colo.....
Conn....

D~el......

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



Idaho....


Ind......

Iowa-_...

Kans.....




Me.....

Md.~.....

Ma~ss.....
Mich.....


Mliss..
lo~......

Mlont. ...)
Nebr_....
Net......

N. H_.....
N.J....

N. MeL. i


N. G0...
N. Dak .'


Okla .... I


Oreg...
Pa .. ..


R. I-......


8. Dak...
Tenn.....

Tex......

Utab...


157
204 1
113
04


212

108

I


87

351
5, 791

3, 169

",2.53

Os
921

253

1,259



1:3
5, ;31



?232

192








'4

5, 813

14



2,915








33

303

4[I


3,721
2, 414
1, 238
3, 129

1, 23-1
3, 296

1, 107

3
3, 046

1,761


58, 920



3j,0-n

2,727
41,517

41,;02

6, 608

11,.;01

3, 127




2.321

3,365
22,946
?76

3. 130


lb

.5 500

3, 4150

37. .562


15,.36




3,ass

.5, 78
1,668

2,295


1,945


14
73
I
80


336

36




2

4
3, 493

160

.27




65





1.0;0
518


i

5
131


356
196

I



1183


I

131
694

135



16

32

5


t Report not received.


SUMMARY OF TUBERCULOSIS-ERADICATION WORK IN COOPERA-
TION WITH STATES, AUGUST, 1926




















Once-
tested
free
herds


6,244
45,875
12,737

;1, 681
6~,759


_____~_____~____~___~_


1926]


SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS


SUMMARY OF TUBERCULOSIS-ERADICATION WYORK( IN COOPERA-
TION WITH STATES, AUGUST, 1926--Continued


te


Herd
under
super-
vision


8, 504

49,385

13,540
53, 548
7.476


Tuberculin tests
during month


Total to da


Ins ecor in


State official


State






Wash....
W. Va...
Wis......

Wyo~.....

Totail..


Ac-
cred-
ited
herds


2.010
110
788

7, 732
5


Berds |Cattle |Cattle
or lots I ested Ireacted


41,386


5, 593

75, 340


66
252
35

1, CQ3


481

1.288

1,293
4, 495

(1)


R. E. Brook-
bank.
J. C Esline.....
H. Mi. Newton.

J. S. Healy~......
John T. Dallas..


H. C. Givens, Rich-
mond.
Robert Prior, Olym-
pia.
Job n W. 8 mit h,
Charleston.
John D. Jones, jr.,
Madison .
A. W. French, Chey-
e~nne.


58,Sl: 160;, 569 18,;~ 7221,347, 522101, 275 1, 615, 91


I Report not received.


PERMITTED DISINFECTANT

In accordance with the provisions contained in the regulations of this depart-
ment governiing the interstate movement of livestock (B. A. I. Order 292) the
bureau has granted permission to Economy Hog & Cattle Powder Co., of Shenan-
doah, Iowa, for the distribution and use of Crestall Dip under the name of
" Economy Disinfectant," in the general disinfection of cars, yards, and other
premises. Economy Disinfectant is identical with Crestall Dip manufac-
tured by Baird &r 1\leuire (Inc.), Boston, M~ass.




TEXAS-FEVER QUARANTINE---PLACES TO WHICH SOUTHERN CATTLE
MAY BE SHIPPED FOR IMMEDIATE SLAUGHTER

The following change has been made in the list of places to which southern
cattle may be shipped for immediate slaughter under State and Federal per-
mission :
Permission Granted

NaBRASKlA: Omaha.--Dold Packing Co.




RESULTS OF PROSECUTIONS FOR VIOLATIONS OF LAWS

Penalties have'.been imposed in prosecutions for violations of regulatory laws, as
reported to the bureau, as follows:

Twenty-Eight-Honr Law

Chicago, RocklIsland &gPacific Railway Co. (2 cases), $200 penalties.
Louisville & Nashville Railroad Co., 8100 penalty.
Missouri Pacific Railroad Co. (2 cases), $%200 penalties.
New Y'ork, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Co., $100 penalty.








BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY


[September, 1926'1


NEW PUBLICATIONS OF BUREAU

[The bureau kep- no mailing list for sending publications to individual emrploy'ees, but publications
are sent. in bulk to otricers in charge for distribution to members of their forces. The number of copies sent
varies writh the sulbjec~t or nature of the publication andl the number and class of employees. Offcers in
charge wUI use their judgment and distribute publications to best advantnge. So far as possible additional
copies will be? furnishedi on rrequest.)

Farmers' Bulletin 1491 (slight. revision). Breeds of Dogs. By 8. R. Speel-
man and J. O. WVilliams, A~nimal Husbandry Division. Pp. 46,lfigs. 33.
Farmers' Bulletin 1504. Self-Feeding vlersus Hand-Feeding Sow~s and Litters.
By E. Z. Russell and J. H. Zeller, Animal Husbandry Division. Pp. 6) figs. 3.
Specific Identity of Whipworms from Swine. By Benjamin Schwartz, Zoologi-
cal Division. In Journal of Agricultural Research, vol. 33, No. 4. August 15,
1926. Kiey No. A-lll. Pp. 311 to 316, figs. 2.
B. A. I. Order 298, prohibiting the importation of fresh meat from regions in
which rinderpest or foot-and-mouth exists. Effective January 1, 1927. P. 1.



ORGANIZATION OF THE BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY

Chief: JoBN R. 191HLER.
Administrative Assistant: CHARLES C. CARROLL.
Chief Clerk: J. R. COHRAN.
Editor: D. S. BURCH.
Animlal Husban~dry Davision: E. W. SH EETS, chief.
Biochemic Division: Mi. DORSET, chief.
Field Inspection Division: A. W. MIrlLLER, chief.
Division of Hog-Cholera Control: U. G. Hooc*K, chief.
M~eat Inspection Division: R. P. STEDDOM~, Chief.
Pathological Division: JonN S. BUCKLEY, chief.
Tick Eradicatioon Division: R. A. RAMISAY, chief.
Tuberculosis Eradication1 Division: J. A. KCIERNAN, Chief.
Division of V~irus-Ser~um Control: D. I. SKIDMO)RE, chief.
Zoological Division: B. H. RANSOM, Chief.
Experimentl Station: E. C. SCHROEDER, superintendent.
Ofice of Alccounts: GEORGE F. TUrCKER, iD Charge.
Office of Persionnel: GEORGE H. RUSSELL, ill CHAPrO.












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S. R . A..-B. A . I. 233 \ United States Departme t of AgricuitJi l ,..,. SERVICE AND REGULATORY A BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY SEPTEMBER, 1926 t.:>/2 [This publication is issued monthl y for the dissemination of information, instructions, rulings, etc., con cerning the work of the Bureau of Animal Industry. Free distribution is limited to persons in the service of the bure a u , establishments at which the Federal meat inspection i s conducted, public officers whose duties make it desirable for them to have such information, and journals especia lly concerned. Others desiring copies may obtain them from the Superintendent of Docum ents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D . C., at 5 cents eac h, or 25 cents a year. A s uppl y will be sent to each official in cha rge of a station or bran c h of the burea u service, who should promptly distribute copies to members of his force. A file should be kept at each station for r eference. ) CONTENTS Page Changes in directory ________________________________________________________________ _____________ __ 71 Notice regarding meat inspection__________________________________________________________________ 72 Fresh and frozen meat of certain foreign countries excluded from the United States _____________ 72 Animals s laught ered under Federal meat inspection, August, 1926__________________________________ 72 Causes of condemnation of carcasses, July, 1926 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __ _ _ _ __ ___ _ __ _ _ _ ___ _ _ __ _ _ __ _ ____ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 72 Imports of food animals and of meats and meat food products______________________________________ 73 Li cense for veterinary biological products__________________________________________________________ 73 Anti-hog-choler a serum and hog-cholera virus produced unde r veterinary licenses, August, 1926 _ _ _ _ 73 Summary of tuberculosis-eradication work in cooperation with States, August, 1926________________ 74 Permitted disinfectant_____ _ _ _________ _____________________________________________________________ 75 Texas-fever quarantine-places to which southern cattl e may be shipped for immediate slaughter__ 75 Results of prosecutions for violations oflaM _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __ __ _ __ _ __ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __ _ _ __ __ _ __ _ _ _ _ _ __ ___ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 76 New publications of the bureau_ ___________________________________________________________________ 76 Org anization of the Bureau of Animal Industry____________________________________________________ i6 CHANGES IN DIRECTORY Meat Inspection Granted 58. A. J. Guillette, 23 Blodgett Street. Manchester, N. H. 47 8. Kansas City Packing Co., Second and Lyons Streets, Kansas City, Kans. Meat Inspection Withdrawn 20-G . • Wilson & Co., Chattanooga, Tenn. 72-A. Western Meat Co., San Francisco, Calif. 354. G. F. Pfund & Son, Philadelphia, Pa. 158. Morristown Packing Co., Morristown, Tenn. 813. A. Darlington Strode, West Chester, Pa. Change in Name of Official Establishment 201. Henry Strecker (Inc.), Philadelphia, Pa., instead of Henry Strecker. Station Discontinued Laramie, W yo., animal husbandry. Remove Names of Officials Dr. E. T. Davison, Athenia, N. J. Mr. Fred S. Hultz, Laramie, Wyo. M r . J. W. Swartz, Miles City. ,-M.ont.-....... -.-----------, 13252-26 '"' \ • 1 ___ ... u. 71

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-72 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY [Septemher. Add to List of Officials in Charge Mr. J. R. Quesenberry, in charge, Miles City, Mont. Mr. W. T. Cobb, acting in charge, Jeanerette, La., (v ice J. R. Quesenberry). Dr. A. E . Ris hel, New Yo r k, N . Y., in charge, Athenia, N . J. NOTICE REGARDING MEAT INSPECTION FRESH AND FROZEN MEAT OF CERTAIN FOREIGN COUNTRIES EXCLUDED FROM THE UNITED ST A TES The effe c t of B. A . I. Order 298, i ssued September 17, 1926, is to discontinue the importation into the United States of any fresh or frozen beef, veal, mutton, lamb, or pork from Argentina, Brazil, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, England, Hungary, France, Italy, Luxemburg, The Netherlands, Paraguay, Scotland, Spai n, Swed e n, Switzerland, Uruguay, ::ind Wal es on and after January 1 , 1927 . ANIMALS SLAUGHTERED UNDER FEDERAL MEAT INSPECTION. AUGUST, 1926 Station C attle Calves Shee p Goats Swin e Baltimore ___________________________________ 6 ,807 1 , 8 5 8 3,626 5 1 61, 1 72 Brooklyn _ ___________________________________ 6,377 9,262 29,209 ----------------Buffalo ______________________________________ 11,414 2,874 11,941 -------66,784 C hi cago _________________________________ --170,007 41,863 222, 270 1 405, 929 C incinna ti ___________________________________ 10,919 6,671 5,974 49 55,066 C level and ___________________________________ 7,837 9,652 11,357 174 59,776 Denver_ _____________________________________ 6,999 2,057 10,772 3 15, 241 Detroit ______________________________________ 7,605 7,464 7,179 -------8 0,551 Fort Worth ______________ ___________________ 33,504 21,808 10,656 1, 141 11,550 Indiana poli s _____________ _ _ _ . ________________ 14,558 3,021 5,715 --------71,442 Jersey C ity _ _________________________________ 4,678 6,810 32,08 1 --------3 1 ,14 0 Kansas City _ ______________ ________________ _ _ 100,965 33,589 99,538 929 151,592 Milwaukee _ _________________________________ 14,304 20,945 7,679 ----------108, 71!1 Nationa l Stock Yards ______________________ _ 3 8 ,897 6,958 51,656 620 107,122 New York ______________________________ _ ____ 2 9,273 • 4 8 ,493 158,027 2 65,355 Omaha ______________________________________ 8 0,000 9,045 140,148 13 145,681 Philadelphia _ _ _______________________________ 9,693 9 ,256 22,731 ---------65,361 St. Louis ____________________________________ 17,652 6,807 10,276 13 118 ,882 Sioux CitY~ -____________ --------------31,990 5,964 15, 711 --------123,751 South St. Joseph ___________________________ _ 31, 742 8,965 80,049 3 76,648 South St. Paul ______________________________ 36,499 40 ,882 26,942 ----------128,638 All other establishments ____________________ _ 139,505 75,067 129,714 697 883,2 1 5 Total: August, 1926 ____________________ 811,225 379,311 1,093,251 3,696 2,833,615 A ugust, 1925 ____________________ 811,144 438,772 1, 030, 751 1 ,438 2,452,825 8 months ended August, 1926 ___ 6,379,556 3,452,919 8,358,414 17,085 27,040,023 8 months ended August, 1925 ___ 6,132,774 3,600,580 7,972,074 10,317 28,951,453 Horses s l a ughtered at all establishments, August, 1926, 3,209. Inspections of lard at a ll establishments 138,555,084 inspection pounds; compound and other substitutes, 44,991,944 inspection pounds; sausage chopped, 65,374,767 inspection pounds. Corresponding inspections for August, 1925: Lard, 101,522,013 inspection pounds; compound and other substitutes, 40,812,924 inspection pounds; sausage chopped, 64,854,237 inspection pounds. (These tota l s of inspection pounds do not represent actual production, as the same product may have been inspected and recorded more tha n once in the proce ss of manufacture.) CAUSE OF CONDEMNATION OF CARCASSES, JULY, 1926 Cause Cattle Calves Sheep Swine Emaciation________________ ____________________________________ 528 99 269 62 Hog cholera____ _ _ _____________________________________ _________ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __ _ _ __ __ _ _ ___ _ _ __ _ _ _ 1, 064 Inflammatory dise ases______________ ___________________ ________ 694 113 533 1,730 Immaturity___________________ _________________________________ _ _ _ _ _ __ ___ 128 __ _________________ _ Tuberculos is___________________________________________________ 3, 888 65 ____ _ _ __ __ 6 , 275 All other causes ___________________ -~----_______________________ 925 269 419 3, 238 Totals _______________________________ _ __________________ _ 6,035 674 1,221 12,369

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1926) SERVIC E AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS 73 IMPORTS OF FOOD ANIMALS AND OF MEATS AND MEAT FOOD PRODUCTS The statements following show the imports of food animals and of meats and meat food products i nspected b y the Bureau of A1imal Industry during August, 1926, with figures for other periods for c ompariso n . Imp o r t s of foo d a n 'imal s Count r y of export Cattl e Swine I h eep Goa.t s I I Mexico_________ ________________________________________________ 7. 384 9 1 0 0 C a n a da______ _ _________________________________________________ i 1 ,o-7 l, 954 i , 18 Gre a t Brita in _ _________________________________________________ 147 0 0 0 Virgin I s l ands ( to Porto Rico)__________________________________ 30 0 0 0 !----•----,--Totals: Aug u s t , 1 9 2 6 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ ___ _ _ _ _ _ _ ____ _ ___ __ __ ____ 18, 6 1 8 1 ,963 1,418 18 August , 1925_____________________________________ 22,69 1 8 mon t h s ended A u gust, 1!)26 ___ __________________ 1158, 124 8 months ended Aug u s t , 1925_____________________ 116,066 5 ,981 1 ,078 22 10,210 li, 700 5 0 86, 35 46,014 1 6 5 Imports oj meat a n dmeat foo d produc t s --Fre sh and r efrige r a t ed I Country of expo 't Canned Other T ot al I a n d cured prod u cts we ight B e e f Other ---------P oun d s P o ii nd s P ounds Pounds Po unds Argentin a _____________________________ ____ 285, 6 0 3 297 ,049 1 ,569,555 186,855 2 ,339 ,062 Australia _ _____________ ____________________ 4 0 10 ------------179,85 0 179,900 Brazil_ ____ _______ ________________________ _ --------------------1 2 ,894 -----------1 2,894 Cana d a _ __________________ __________ _______ I , 203 , 168 604,2 6 4 7 5,188 61,322 1,943,9 4 2 Uruguay _ _ _____________ _ _ -----3 0 , 5 5 3 ------------1,288,3 5 1 1 4,948 1 ,333,85 2 Other countries ___________ _ _ _ _ _____________ ----------4 5 120,585 52, 600 173,230 Total: August, 1926 _______ _ ___ ___ ___ 1,5 1 9,364 9 01,368 3 , 066,573 495,5 7 5 5 , 982,880 August, 1925 _________________ 7 46,279 1 ,079,0 7 2 1,50 8,970 190 ,633 3,5 2 4,954 8 months e n de d Augus t , 1 9 2 6 _ 6 ,472,499 8,232,003 19,6 73, 7 2 2,830 , 085 37,208,315 8 months ende d A u g us t , 1 9 25_ 3 ,495,864 7,798,933 8 ,86 1 , 919 1,670, 995 21,82 7 , 711 Condemne d in August , 1926: B eef, 129 pounds; vea l , 374 p ounds; po r k, 3 , 6 5 3 p ounds; total, 4 , 156 pounds. Refus e d entry : Pork, 110 pounds. LICENSE ISSUED FOR VETERINARY BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS United States veterinary license No. 180, dated September 1 8 , 1926, was issued to the Klusmire Biolo gic Laborato ries, 2509 0 S treet, Omaha, Nebr., fot hemorrhagic-septicemia aggre sin; blackleg aggressin. ANTI-HOG-CHOLERA SERUM AND HOG~CHOLERA VIRUS PRODUCED UNDER VETERINARY LICENSE , AUGUST, 1926 C u b i c centimeters Ordinary serum______ _____ _ _______ _ _______ ___ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 43, 397, 000 Clear serum___________ _ _ _ _________________ _ _____________ ____ 37, 993, 434 Total_ _________ _ _______ _____ ___ _____________ _ _________ 81, 390, 434 Simultaneous virus________________ _ ______ _ _ _ _____ _ ______ _ _ ___ 7, 126, 669 Hyperimmunizing virus _____________ ________ _________ ____ _ _ _ _ _ 14,361,045

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74 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY [September, SUMMARY OF TUBERCU LOSIS-ERADICATION WORK IN COOPERATION WITH STATES, AUGUST, 1926 Tuberculin tests Total to d ate during month State Inspector in State official Once Ac -Herds charge Herds Cattle Cattle tested cred-under or l ots tested reacted free ited superherds herds vision ---Ala ______ 157 3,721 14 3,344 213 4,344 R. E. Jackson ___ C. A. Cary, Auburn. Ariz ______ 204 2,414 73 6,979 22 8,244 F. L. Schneider. S. E. Douglas, Phoenix . Ark ______ 113 1,238 1 2,894 27 3,945 H. L. Fry _______ J. H. Bux, Little Rock. Calif__ _ _ _ 94 3,129 89 3,296 85 3,643 R. Snyder _______ J. P. Iverson, Sacra mento. Colo _ ____ 44 1,234 24 1 ,797 88 2,054 W. E. Howe ____ C. G. Lamb, Denver. Conn_. __ 212 3,296 336 853 930 2,540 R. L. Smith_. __ . J.M. Whittlesey, Hart-ford. Del_ _____ 108 1,107 36 2,371 1,263 4,223 W. G. Middle-0. A. Newton, Bridge ton. v ille. D. C. ____ 1 3 0 253 26 286 J . A. Kiernan _ _ . Fla .... ___ 78 3,046 20 6,299 397 7,129 J. G. Fish. ______ J. V. Knapp, Tallahas see. Ga_ .. ___ . 87 1,761 2 9,926 39 10,83 8 A. L. Hirl eman_ P. F. lanta. Bahnsen, At Idaho ___ . 351 5,908 4 23,974 68 27,164 W. A. Sullivan._ W. C. Nye, Bois e. Ill ___ . . --5,791 58,920 3,493 96,538 ,, 66 107,580 J. J . Lintner_ ___ F. A. Laird, S\)ringfield. Ind ___ 3,169 24,383 160 68,375 19,083 95,284 J.E. Gibson ____ F. H . Brown, Indian-apolis. lowa .. __ . 2,253 35,057 727 70,664 6,783 126,33 8 J. A. Barg er. ___ . M. G. Thornburg, Des Moines. Kans. __ .. 95 2,727 48 29,549 1,095 31, 3,4 N. L. Townsend J . H. Mercer, Topeka. Ky ... __ .. 921 4,517 4 Gl,965 54 62,118 W. F. Biles_ .. __ D. E. Westmoreland, Frankfort. La_ ---253 4,702 65 4,242 3 1 4. -~34 C. T . Cole .. -E. P. F l ower, D a to n Rouge. Me ... _. __ 1,259 6,980 4G 14,146 5, 126 '.l3, 789 G. R. Caldwell_ H. M. Tucker , Au-gusta. Md_---1 ,093 11, .jOl 673 8,712 2, 3fi9 1 5,00 4 E. B. Simonds .. James B. George, Bal timore. Mass_ .. _. 173 3,12i 1,070 986 435 2,317 E. A. Crossman_ L. H. Howard, Boston. Mich._ ... 5, 731 46,571 518 96,749 110 102,837 T. S. Rich ...... H. W.• Norton, jr., Lansing. Minn .. _. 4,687 80,622 873 21,480 , 606 33,750 W . J. F retz _____ C . E. Cotton, St. Paul. Miss_-(1) (1) (!) 2,066 143 2, 3.59 H. Robbins.----R. V. Rafnel, Jackson. Mo-..... 232 2,321 0 56, 748 922 60,094 Ralph Graham_ H. A. Wilson, Jefferson City. Mont. __ . 192 3,365 5 22,456 69 23,237 J . W. Murdorh_ W. J. Butler, Helena. Nebr ..... 1, 743 22,946 1.51 38,007 90 39,534 W. C. H erro ld _. C. H. Bays, Lincoln. N ev ...... 66 576 0 2 ,377 10 3,899 L. C. Butter-Edward Records, field. Reno. N. B ... _. 217 3,130 356 2 ,271 2,332 4,774 E. A. Crossman. A. L . Felker, Concord. N.L .... 452 4,~90 196 l, 984 1,005 ::i, 183 W. G. Middle• J. H. McNe il, Trenton ton. N. M e x .. 4 l 0 3,512 13 3,800 F. L. Schneidor_ M a t. Keenan, Albuquerque. N. Y ..... 5 ,818 58,500 5 ,495 37,057 22,600 77,377 H.B. L e onard _ . E .T. Faulder,Albany. N. C-2,496 7,067 13 200,497 267 214,177 W. C. D endinge r wm. l\l[oo re, Raleigh. N. D a k .. 214 3,450 62 28,911 4,033 36,981 H. R. Cohenour. W. F. Crowe, Bis• marck . Ohio .. _._ 5,480 37, ,'i62 683 79,164 821 85,210 A. J. De Fosset. F. A. Zimmer, Columbus. Okla_-43 1,366 l 106 218 344 H. Grafke_ ...... J.A. Whitehurst, Oklahoma City. Oreg.-2,915 18,925 131 84,088 1,240 85,3 i 5 S. B . Foster. ... _ W. H . Lytle, Sa l em. Pa_-1 ,491 1 5,836 694 6 0,424 2,667 75,1 2 0 J.B. R eidy_-T. E. Munce, Harrisburg. R. I.. .. __ 26 74i 135 52 40 188 E. A. Crossman_ T. E. Robinson, Provideuce. S. C .... _. 1,476 3,685 2 13,036 179 13,2 8 0 W . K. Lewis .. __ W. K. Lewis, Col um• bi a . S. Dak ... 246 5,778 126 5,448 593 6,345 J. 0. Wilson .. _. M. W. Ray, Pierre. Tenn_. ___ 488 1,668 8 17,863 243 18,278 H. M. O'Rear ... W. B. Lincoln, Nashville. Tex ____ ._ 33 2,295 32 79 267 411 H. L. Darby __ ._ N. F. Williams, Fort Worth. Utah .. ___ 303 1,945 5 10,368 97 11,349 F. E. Murray. __ W. H. Hendricks, Sa l t Lake City. Vt. ______ 451 7,338 332 2,320 4,065 8 ,831 L. H. Adams __ . Edward H. Jones Montpelier. 1 Report not r eceived.

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1926] SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUN CEMENTS 75 SUMMARY OF TUBERCULOSIS-ERADICATION WORK IN COOPERATION WITH STATES, AUGUST, 1926-Continued . Tube rculin tests T ota l to date ~uring month State Inspector i n State offici a l Once -Ac-Herds chacge Herds Cattle Cattle tested cred-unde r or lots tested r eacted free ited superherds h e rds vis ion -Va .. _____ 4 8 1 4,386 66 6,244 2,010 8 ,504 R. E. Brook-H. C. Give n s, Rieb-bank. mond. Wash .... 1 ,288 1 2,778 252 45,875 110 49,385 J.C. Ex.lin e .. ___ Robert Prior, Olympia. W. V a ... 1,293 5,593 38 12, 737 788 13, 54-0 H . M. Newton_ JO h n w. Smith, C h a rleston . Wis ______ 4,495 75,340 1 ,663 71,681 7,732 83,548 J . S. Healy . . ____ John D. Jones, jr., Madison. Wyo _____ (1) (1) ( 1 ) 6,759 5 7,476 John T . D allas._ A. W. French, Cheyenne . --Total._ 58,817 607,569 18,722 1,347,522 101,275 1,615,914 l Report not recei v ed. PERMITTED DISINFECT ANT In accordance with the provis ions contained in the regulations of this department governing the interstate movement of livestock (B. A . I. Order 292) the bureau has granted permiss ion to Economy Hog & Cattle Powder Co., of Shenandoah, Iowa, for the distribution and use of "Crestall Dip" under the name of "Economy Disinfectant," in the general disinfection of cars, yards, and other premises. "Economy Disinfectant" is identfoal with "Crestall Dip" manufactured by Baird & McGuire (Inc. ) , Boston, Mass. TEXAS-FEViER QUARANTINE-PLACES TO WHICH SOUTHERN CATTLE MAY BE SHIPPED FOR IMMEDIATE SLAUGHTER The following change has been made in the list of places to which southern cattle may be shipped for immediate slaughter under State and Federal permission: Permission Granted NEBRASKA: Omaha.-Dold Packing Co. RESULTS OF PROSECUTIONS FOR VIOLATIONS OF LAWS Penalties have:been imposed in prosecutions for violations of regulatory laws, as reported to the bureau, as follows: Twenty-Eight-Hoar Law Chicago, Rock.Island &JPacific Railway Co. (2 cases), $200 penalties. Louisville & Nashville Railroad Co., $100 penalty. Missouri Pacific Railroad Co. (2 cases), $200 penalties. New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Co., $100 penalty.

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76 BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY [September, 1926) NEW PUBLICATIONS OF BUREAU [Thr • bureau keeps no m a iling list for s ending publications to individual employ ees, but pub!ication s are sent in bulk to office rs in charge for distribution to members of their forces. The number of copies sent v a ries with the subject o r nature of the publication and the number and class of employ ees. Offic ers in ch a rg e will u se their judgment and dis tribute publications to best adva ntage. So far as po ss ibl e additional copi e s will be furnished on n 1 quest.] Farmers' Bulletin 1491 (slight revision). Breeds of Dogs. ,,' By S. R. Speelman and J. 0 . Williams, Animal Husbandry Division. Pp. 46,~figs. 33. Farmers' Bulletin 1504. Self-Feeding versus Hand-Feeding Sows and Litters. By E. Z. Russell and J. H. Zeller, Animal Husbandry Division. Pp. 6, figs. 3. Specific Identity of Whipworms from Swine. By Benjamin Schwartz, Zoological Division. In Journal of Agricultural Research, vol. 33, No. 4. August 15, 1926. Key No. A-111. Pp. 311 to 316, figs. 2. B. A. I. Order 298, prohibiting the importation o f fresh meat from regions in which rinderpest or foot-and-mouth exists. Effective January 1, 1~27. P. 1. ORGANIZATION OF THE BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY ChieJ: JOHN R. MOHLER. Administrative Assistant: CHARLES C. CARROLL. Chief Clerk: J. R. COHRAN. Editor: D. S. BURCH. Animal Husbandry Division: E. W. SHEETS, chief. Biochemic Division: M. DORSET, chief. Fie ld Inspection Division: A. W. MILLER, chief. Div ision oJ Hog-Cholera Control: V. G. HoucK, chief. Meat Inspection Division: R. P. STEDDOM, chief. Pathologica l Division: JOHN S. BUCKLEY, chief. Tick Eradication Division: R. A. RAMSAY, chief. Tuberc ulosis Eradication Divis io n: J. A. KIERNAN, chief. Divi sion of Virus-Serum Control: D. I. SKIDMORE, chief. Zoolog i cal Division: B. H. RANSOM, chief. Experim ent Station: E. C. SCHROEDER, superintenden,t. Office oJ Accounts: GEORGE F. TucKER, in charge. Office of Perso n nel: GEORGE H. RussELL, in charge. ADDITIONAL COPIES OJ' THIS PUBLICATION MAY BE PROCURED FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT OF DOCUMENTS GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE WASHINGTON, D. C. AT 6 GENTS PER COPY SUBSCRIPTION PRICE, 25 CENTS PER YEAR V

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