Clutha Leader, Volume XXII, Issue 1100, 13 September 1895, Page 5
Thb Clutha Fabmehs' Co-operative Association (LIMITED) report :— On Wednesday last they held a clearing sale ou behalf of Mr Jas. M'Lay, Ahuriri. There was a good attendance of i buyers and everything offered was disposed of at satisfactory prices. Draught horses at L'2s 10s, milch cows from L5 to LQl2s 6d, heifers from L3 to L5, steers to L4 10s, young cattle ftom 30s to 50s.— They would also report having sold privately during the week 600 ewes in lamb at from 8s to lCs, 100 ewes and wethers at 11s, 20 head mixed cattle in good condition from L5 to L9. — We would also report having sold privately on behalf of Mr Jamea Kirk, section 2, block IV, Woodlands, containing 265 acres more or less, at a satisfactory figure. I Thb Mutual Agency Co. op New Zealand (Limited) report having held their usual fortnightly sale at the Crown yards, Balclutha,. on Friday 6th inst., when 2500 she ( ep and 59 head cattle were yarded, everything' being sold at the following prices, viz. :— 4U crossbred ewes and wethers at 12s 9d, IIS do at Us, 100 do at j 9s 3d, 169 do at 9s Id, 32 do wethers at 13s 6d ! 306 ewes at 12s 2d, 200 do at 12s 4d, 200 do at 10s Bd, 280 do and wethers at Us 8.1, 113 halfbred do at 12s, 200 do at 9s 9d, 53 hoggets at 8i 2rl ; 7 bullocks at L6 Ss, 45 steers at L5 12s to L3 10a, 6 cows at L6.