Facts and Figures of the Live Stock Industry for Twenty-four Years with Other Valuable Information (Google eBook)

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Press of the Chicago daily farmers and drovers journal, 1904 - Meat industry and trade - 63 pages
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Page 63 - HAY shall be timothy with not more than one-eighth mixed with clover or other tame grasses, properly cured, good color, sound and well baled. No. 2 TIMOTHY HAY shall be timothy not good enough for No. 1, not over one-fourth mixed with clover or other tame grasses, fair color, sound and well baled. No. 3 TIMOTHY...
Page 59 - Don't give up! People have been saved after hours of patient, vigorous effort. 8. When breathing begins, get patient into a warm bed, give warm drinks, or spirits in teaspoonfuls, fresh air and quiet.
Page 59 - Loosen clothing, if any. 2. Empty lungs of water by laying body on its stomach, and lifting it by the middle so that the head hangs down. Jerk the body a few times. 3. Pull tongue forward, using handkerchief, or pin with string, if necessary. 4. Imitate motion of respiration by alternately compressing and expanding the lower ribs, about twenty times a minute. Alternately raising and lowering the arms from the sides up above the head will...
Page 16 - Milk, preserved or condensed, or sterilized by heating or other processes, including weight of immediate coverings, 2 cents per pound ; sugar of milk, 5 cents per pound.
Page 63 - Shall be timothy with not more than oneeighth mixed with clover or other tame grasses, properly cured, good color, sound, and well baled. No. 2 Timothy Hay Shall be timothy not good enough for No.
Page 59 - Imitate motion of respiration by alternately compressing and expanding the lower ribs, about twenty times a minute. Alternately raising and lowering the arms from the sides up above the head will stimulate the action of the lungs. Let it be done gently but persistently. 5. Apply warmth and friction to extremities. 6. By holding tongue forward, closing the nostrils, and pressing the "Adam's apple" back (so as to close entrance to stomach), direct inflation may be tried. Take a deep breath and breathe...
Page 59 - OR SNAKE BITE. Tie cord tight above wound. Suck the wound and cauterize with caustic or white-hot iron at once, or cut out adjoining parts with a sharp knife. Give stimulants, as whiskey, brandy, etc. STINGS OF VENOMOUS INSECTS, ETC. Apply weak ammonia, oil, salt water, or iodine. FAINTING. Place flat on back ; allow fresh air and sprinkle with water. Place head lower than rest of body. TESTS OF DEATH.
Page 16 - Sheep, one year old or over, $1.50 per head; less than one year old, 75 cents per head. All other live animals not specially provided for in this section, 20 per centum ad valorem.
Page 59 - TESTS OF DEATH Hold mirror to mouth. If living, moisture will gather. Push pin into flesh; if dead the hole will remain, if alive it will close up.
Page 16 - Act, thirtyfive cents per pound ; fluid extract of meat, fifteen cents per pound, but the dutiable weight of the extract of meat and of the fluid extract of meat shall not include the weight of the package in which the same is imported.

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