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VISIBLE SUPPLY OF GRAIN, 1895.

Statement of the weekly stocks of grain in regularly authorized warehouses at prominent grain centers of the United States and Canada, excepting California; including the quantities afloat on the lakes and the Erie Canal, presenting the visible supply of grain in the United States and Canada not disposed of with reference to ultimate destination, but easily obtainable to influence the markets or to supply any unexpected demand.

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VISIBLE SUPPLY OF GRAIN IN 1896.

Statement the weekly stocks of grain in regularly authorized warelwuses at prominent grain centers of the United States and Canada, excepting California; including the quantities ujloat on the lakes and the Erie Canal, presenting the visible supply of grain in the United States and Canada not disposed of with reference to ultimate destination; but easily obtainable to influence the markets or to supply any unexpected demand.

Wheat.
Bu.

69,842.000
68,945,000
67,9X8,000
67.523,000
66.734.000
68,119,000
(15.926.000
65,011,000
64.0Mi.0OO
62.596.000
82.123.000
61,348,000
IH.04X.000
60,322,000
60.330.000
58.483.00n
57.946.000
55.519.000
54,000.000
53.146.000
51.298,000
50.340.000
50,147.000
49.486,000
48.819.000
47.860.000
47.199.000
47.220.000
46.743.000
47.142.000
46.754.000
46.4X9.0011
45.876.000
45.189.000
45.574,000
46.495.000
47,602.000
49.655.000
48.715.000
50.116.000
52.434.000
54.808.000
57.285.000
58.680.000
59,923.000
61,008,000
59.071.000
58.014,000
56.312,000
54.284.000
55.163.000
54,443,000

Corn.
Bu.

5,838.000 0.181.000 7,713.000 10.431.000 11,976,000 12,174.000 11,960,000 11.516.000 13.036.000 14.050,000 14.886,000 15.852.000 16.530.000 16,989.000 10.847.000 17.170.000 15.155.000 11.319.000 10.337.000 9.153.000 7.990.000 8,905.000 9.867.000 9,406.000 9.370.000 8.760.000 9.100.000 9.188.000 H.666.000 8.810.000 10.762.000 12.188.000 1.3,750.000 14.110.000 13.064.000 13.781.000 13.007.000 13.621,000 13.218.000 13.877.000 14.408.000 17.175.000 17.856.000 19.340.000 19.294.000 18.100.000 18.160.000 18,228.000 17.405.000 17,481,000 18.073.000 18.893,000

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1,532,000
1,554,000
1.549.000
1,520,000
1.554.000
1.653,000
1.641.000
1,518.000
1.490.000
1,467.000
1.518,000
1.488.000
1.533,000
1.509.000
1.518.000
1.510.000
1.424.000
1.555.000
1.550.000
1.526.000
1.434.000
1.547.000
1.590.000
1.521.000
1,547.000
1.462,000
1.455.000
1,656.000
1.557.000
1,598.000
1.026.000
1.596.000
1.676.000
1.699.01X1
1,769.000
1,777.000
1.964.000
1.967.000
2.007.000
2.031,000
2.350.000
2.505,000
2.544.1X10
2,670.000
2.708.000
2.657,000
2,559.000
2.464,1X10
2.582.000
2.831.000
2,996.000

Barley.
Bu.

3.750.000
3.731.000
3,426.000
3.135,000
2.798.000
2.563,000
2.295,000
2,130.01X1
1.927.000
1.747,000
1.533.000
1.334.000
1,193,000
1.140.000
1.0! (9.000
1,037.000
1.229.000
1,138.000
1.112,000
808.000
941.000
857.000
S02.000
877.000
957.000
729.000
X 13.000
768.01X1
748.1X10
740.CKX1
718.000

639.

612.000 708.000 740,(XXI 1.108.000 1,152,000 1.338,000 1.510.000 2,205.000 2.920.000 3.411.000 4.416.000 5,1X17,000 5.942,000 6,250,000 6.146.000 5,357,000 4,834.000 5,493,000 5,130,000 4.875,000

GRAIN INSPECTION.

Bides governing the Inspection of Grain in tlie City of Chicago, State of Illinois.

The following are the rules adopted by the Board of Railroad and Warehouse Commissioners establishing a proper number and standard of grades for the inspection of grain, as revised by them; the same to take effect on and after November 14, 1892, in lieu of all rules on the same subject heretofore existing.

RULE I.—WINTER WHEAT.

White winter. No. 1 white winter wheat shall be pure white winter wheat, oi red and white mixed, sound, plump and well cleaned.

No. 2 white winter wheat shall be white winter wheat, or red and white mixed, sound and reasonably clean.

No. 3 white winter wheat shall include white winter wheat, or red and white mixed, not clean and plump euough for No. 2, but weighing not less than fifty-four pounds to the measured bushel.

No. 4 white winter wheat shall include white winter wheat, damp, musty, or from any cause so badly damaged as to render it unfit for No. 3.

Lons red. No. 1 long red winter wheat shall be pure red winter wheat of

the long-berried varieties; sound, plump and well cleaned.

No. 2 long red winter wheat shall be of the same varieties as No. 1; sound and reasonably clean.

Hard winter. Hard winter wheat.—The grades of Nos. 1, 2, and 3 hard winter wheat shall correspond, in all respects, with the grades of Nos. 1, 2, and 3 red winter wheat, except that they shall be of the Turkish variety.

In case of mixture of Turkish red winter wheat with red winter wheat it shall be graded according to the quality thereof and classed as hard winter wheat. Red winter. No. 1 red winter wheat shall be pure red winter wheat of both light and dark colors of the shorter-berried varieties; sound, plump and well cleaned.

No. 2 red winter wheat shall be red winter wheat of both light and dark colors; sound and reasonably clean.

No. 3 red winter wheat shall include red winter wheat not cleaned and plump enough for No. 2, but weighing not less than fifty-four pounds to the measured bushel.

No. 4 red winter wheat shall include red winter wheat damp, musty, or from any cause so badly damaged as to render it unfit for No. 3.

In case of the mixture of red and white winter wheat it shall Mixture be graded according to the quality thereof and classed as white winter wheat.

No. 1 Colorado wheat shall be sound, plump and well cleaned. Colorado.

No. 2 Colorado wheat shall be sound, reasonably clean and of good milling quality.

No. 3 Colorado wheat shall include Colorado wheat not cleaned and plump enough for No. 2. but weighing not less than fifty-four pounds to the measured bushel.

RULE II.—SPRING WHEAT.

No. 1 Northern spring wheat—must be northern grown spring N Bpr^nTMwheat. wheat, sound and well cleaned, and must contain not less than .50 per cent, of the hard varieties of spring wheat.

No. 1 spring wheat shall be sound, plump and well cleaned. Spring wheat.

No. 2 spring wheat shall be sound, reasonably clean and of good milling quality.

No. 3 spring wheat shall include all inferior, shrunken or dirty spring wheat weighing not less than fifty-three pounds to the measured bushel.

No. 4 spring wheat shall include spring wheat damp, musty, grown, badly bleached, or for any cause which renders it unfit for No. 3.

White spring wheat—The grades of Nos. 1, 2 and 3 white spring wheat shall correspond with the grades of Nos. 1, 2 and 3 spring wheat, except that they shall be of the white variety, or shall contain 5 per cent., or more, of such white wheat.

Black Sea and Flinty Fife wheat shall in no case be inspected higher than No. 2, and rice wheat no higher than No 4.

Frosted wheat—shall in no case be graded higher than No. 4, except that the grade of No. 3 may contain as much of said frosted wheat as it is customary to allow of wheat damaged In any other way.

RULE llh.—MIXED WHEAT.

The grades of Nos. 2 and 3 mixed wheat shall be equal in quality to the grades Nos. 2 and 3 red winter wheat; except that they shall include mixtures of spring and winter wheat.

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