Mataura Ensign, Volume 15, Issue 1291, 26 May 1893, Page 4
The New Zeslajii Loan and Mercantile Agency Company (Limited) report holding a public sale at Clinton on Thursday, 18th inst., when they were uleasei to meet who a much better alien Wee of the neighboring
farmers, aia-j bayeis from lung disi^n^s. A moderately fair entry nf sheep w™ prosenteri, but, owing to the demand, the anp. ply whs considerably short of r q^iremenlg, Beveral buyers having lo leave unsuited. Bidding was very brisk, and very satisfactory prices were obtained for all di9poael of, ! which were as follows : — 138 crossbred wethers at 14s, 239 do do at 13* 6.1, i 42 do ! do at Us 9i, 17 do do at Bs, 446 crotsbred i ewes at 12s 3d to 4=*, 149 marino wethers at 53 6d, and 513 crossbred lambs at 83 6 1 to 7a Id.