Mr ll red Harrison reports his weekly sa'e as follow?, Saturday, 27th July : — Cows — 1 here was a large entry but quality only medium, for anything really good there is always a keen cometiti >n. Sales made, £& ios to £5. Pigs.— Slips, 7s, Bj, 9s, 9s 3d, ios, us and 12s; porkers, 15s, »Bs6d, 21s and 235. Poultry.— Fowls, 2s, 2s 6d to 3s per pairj difeks, 3s to 3s 3d; geese. 4$ §1 to 5s j turkeys, (young birds) 8s 4d per pair. Pkoduce, — Derwents, 5s to 6s 6d per bag; kidney seed, 4s t j ios per bag ; carrots. 2s to 2s 6d per bag ; sharps, 7s; bran, 4s 6s ; onions, 3d per lb ; flour, 8s to <js per 100 lbs ; 15s to 17s 6d per 2cj lbs j tea, 15s per box ; mutton, id to 2a per lb ; carcase pork, 1301 b 4d per lb ; 149, 4d ; 149, 4d ; 153, 4d per lb. A line of feed oats brought 3s 2d per bushel.
A quantity of furniture, pictures, boots qnd shce3, harness, and sundries, as usual.
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AUCTIONEER'S REPORT, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2185, 29 July 1889
AUCTIONEER'S REPORT Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2185, 29 July 1889
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