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COMMERCIAL

WELLINGTON WOOL SALES. I KEEN COMPETITION". ri'KR U.viTED Press Association.] WELLINGTON, November 18. Tho Cast: wool sale of tho season wks : held to-day. Bidding was spirited, and there was keen competition for all sound, '."o-Jl-jrrown wools. Cross-breds cold particularly well, realising over 13d. Coarser wools commanded pood prices, and sold weli up to and above values. Pieces and bellies had an extremely good demand, ! mainly on the part of fellmongexs, whilst crutchings were taken for Japan. Prices on tho whole for pood sound wools were over Id above last year's rates. During the sals a nugget giv<en by a Rceftort minor realised £243 at auction, and was handed wick to the Belgian distress fund for resale. 1 SALES ON 'CHANGE: THIS DAY. j Auckland.—Wailii, 35s 6d to 37s 3d ; Junction, 243 and 24s 6d j Auckland Gas, 27s 9d. Wellington.—Union Steam, £1 ds 6d. Christchureh. —Whitcomb© and. Tombs, .£5 12s (tvro parcels) and £ls 12s 6d»

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COMMERCIAL, Evening Star, Issue 15653, 18 November 1914

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COMMERCIAL Evening Star, Issue 15653, 18 November 1914

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