LITTLE RIVER AUTUMN SHEEP FAIR.
LARGE ENTRIES AND GOOD PRICES
The Little River autumn sheep fuir, wlijb was held at Messrs H. Mateon & Co.'h Central Saleyards, Little River, on Tuesday last, was the mo.-t successful of tha ann-jal sale* held during the last few years at Iht yards There was a • cry larpe attendant.. There was an entry of 4uoo sheep and altheugh the wet weather experienced on the previous day for musteri/g and Jthe rain falling throughout the cale made the shfipp look at their worst, the sale- was quite up to the expectations of the .sellers. The ewes entered were mostly of a good clase, the Kirl c • sbeep again being keenly sought a <er. A nic- Ii <- of 500 'wo tooths pntrre.' by Mr \ It F-'-tning S'ld at 22-. Threi lin-s -»'d on n hiit ot Mr J F. Buihuivi '.old i«t 24 Od, 2;3j 6ii, aad 23-s 3d. while the Kinloch sound -: outh ewe 3 br-ught as high as 22b.
J||A line of 135 threequarlerbied ewes, tbe property of Mr A F. Drayton sold for 19s 3d, while Mr Jl Flriniue sold a lino of 215 found moth e»is ai 17« 2d, nnrt a line of two tootb at 22s 6d A nice line of unshorn lamb' fn id Pigrcn Bay, the property of Mesnrs Goodwin Bros, sold for 15s 3d
The holding of tbis Peninsula Autumn
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LITTLE RIVER AUTUMN SHEEP FAIR., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3409, 26 March 1915
LITTLE RIVER AUTUMN SHEEP FAIR. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3409, 26 March 1915
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