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_=::='-===='===:========-==-=:>< I fmiWre anD Comfrjr .Hhrtes. The Money Market. CITY, MAY 21.—The English funds opened this moroin^ fff1? ^iwpvement of -|- per cent,, but have since relap.-f ■" prices of yesterday, in the absence ot purchase io;- the Silikiiig Fund by the Governm-ent br(,kpr,- specalatioaa for a rise, wi-tb a vie.,7 to profits. The demand for discount to-day ia very moderate, anu tbQ supply of money has increased. The rate for choice however, IS unaltered, at 2| per cent. Tii>. charge for short loans m the Stock Exchange is H per cent. Consols are no,v quoted 93 to -|, with div., for moi^v, add 91-B to i, ex c,iv., tor the account (June 6i, and the T!e per Cents. Keduced and New Three par Cent's., 91 to -l- A fresh rise has occurred to-day m British railway stocks upon additional large purchases. Metropolitan stock^W quoted 122 to Great Western, 4 f t,0 44.. Tiori'W North-Western, 114-J to f? Midland, 1C9J to no. r and Yorkshire, 126|to' 127$; Caledonian TC9 to 110- Eastern, 68 to i; Great Eastern, 31J t0 i 112 to 113; ditto A, lUf to 115|: 18f to$j North British, 34| to 35i: and Bri £ r<J 59 to |. The Corn Trade. MARK-LANE, MAY 20.—The quantity of English Whe^t on sale here to-day was very limited; nevertheless, all kiiids met a heavy inqniry.—The shoiv of foreign "Wheat being ex- tensive, sales progressed heavny. The business doing was very moderate.—There was a fair inquiry for Barley, Who supply of which was limited.—The trausiic-ions in Kaifc were trifling.—The Oat trade was somewhat heavy. Beans and Peas were scarce.—Both English and foreign Flour was heavy. CURRENT PRICES.—EHSI.I3H, Per Qr. I Fer Qr. WHEAT. S. S. OATS, S. S. Esx.,JJnt.,rd., old 68 to 72 Scotch, feed 22 to 30 new 59 to 70 pototo 28 to 34 Esx., Knt., old 66 to 74 Irish, white 22 to 26 » „ new 59 to 70 „ blast 22 to 30 Norfolk and Lin- j BEANS. coin, red, new 56 to 59 I Masagan 35 to 37 BARMY. I Tick 3-r> to 37 Malting- 33 to 50 Harrow 37 to 42 Distilling 37 to 42 Pigeon 41 to 46 Grinding 32 to 34 PSAB. MAM. Grey 38 to 40 Essex,Norfolk,and Maple 4A to 4* Suffolk 69 to 73 white 40 to *2 Kingston and Ware 69 to 73 FLOUS.. Brown 54 to 62 Town raado, pei BYE. 2801bst 55 to CO ^■iew 32 to 37 Housahold. 53 to -1 OATS. Country 41 to 52 English,feed 25 to 31 Norfolk & Suffolk, „ pots.to. 23 to 34 ex ship 43 to 47 JFOBEIGN. WHEAT. OATS. Dantzic and Konigs- Danish & Swedish. to 30 berg 61 to 74 Russian 2i to £ 9 Rostock & Mecklen- BBAFS. Rostock & Mecklen- BBAFS. burg 59 to 69 Danish 38 to 43 Danish 59 to 62 Egyptian 33 to 39 Russian, hard 55 to 61 PEA3. „ soft 58 to 63 Maple 37 to 39 American, red — to — Boilers 38 to 41 ff white -to- IDIAN Coax. BAKLKY. White f;8 to 41 Grinding 30 to 32 f Yellow 37 to 40 Distilling 83 to 32 Flora. Malting 36 to 38 French, per sack M» 44 to 32 OATS. Spanish, „ 4"> to 53 Dutch brewing 24 to 31 American, per barrel 27 to 34 feeding 21 to 26 Canadian Cl '< £ 7 to 35 LIVERPOOL, MAY 21.-The market moderately attended. Wheat in fair request at the full rates of Friday. Flour slow sale. Indian Corn dull, mixed American, 20s. Oi-h.tr articles unaltered. LEEDS, MAY 21.—Factors held Wheat firmly fer last week's prices, but the business passing was qLÜte" of a retail character. Oats and Beans firm. Weather flee. WAKEFIELD, MAY 17.- Wheat trade quiet; but the' supply of good qualities being scanty, late rates are about supported. Other articles unaltered. Meat and Poultry Markets. NEWGATE AND LEADENHALL.—There are moderate supplies of meat, and the trade is steady. Per 81bs. by the carcase 8. d. B. d a. d. to a. Inferior beef 3 4 to 3 8 < Capons, oaefc. 0 0 0 i) Middling ditto 310 4 0 i Chickens, each 4 6 5 6 Prime large 4 2 4 4 Ducklings,e;ieh 5 0 6 0 Ditto small 4 6 4 8! Babbits, each. 16 20 Large pork 3 2 3 6 j Hares, each 0 0 0 0 Inferior mutton 3 6 4 2 Grouse, each 0 0 0 0 Middling ditto 4 4 4 6 Partridges,each 0 0 0 0 Prime ditto 4 8 410 Pheasants,eaeh 0 0 0 Veal 4 2 5 4 Pigeons, each. 0 7 0 10 Small pork 3 8 4 4 Ostendfr.butter, Lamb 6 4 7 2\ per doz. lbs. 0 0 0 0 Turkeys, each 0 0 0 0 English ditto. 14 0 0 0 Goslings, each 6 6 8 0 French eggs, 100 5 9 Q. 3 Goslings, each 6 6 8 0 French eggs, 100 5 9 Cz 3 Fowls, each 5 6 7 0 J English ditto. 7 6 0 0 METROPOLITAN. — A statement of the 3up £ lies and prices of fat live stock on Monday, May 21, 1866", as coro,» pared with Monday, May 20, 1867 :— Per 81ba. to sink the octal. May 21, 1866. May 20, 1867, s. d. s. d. 8. d. 9. ii Coarse and inferior Beasts 3 10 to 4 2 3 4 to 3 6 Second quality ditto 4 4 4 8 3 6 4 0 Prime large Oxan 4 10 5 0 4 2 4 8 Prime Scots, &c 5 0 5 2 4 10 5 0 Coarse and inferior Sheep 3 10 4 4 3 6 3 10 Second quality ditto 4 6 5 2 4 0 4 4 Prime conrse-woolled ditto 5 4 5 8 4 6 4 8 Prime Southdown ditto 5 10 6 0 4 10 5 0 Lambs 6 8 8 0 7 0 8 0 Large coarse Calves 5 4 5 10 4 4 5 4 Prime small ditto 6 0 6 4 5 6 5 10 Large HOSTS 4 0 4 4 3 0 c, C, Neat small Porkers 4 6 5 0 3 8 4 Fruit and Vegetables. COVENT GARDEN. Notwithstanding the sudden change from brilliant weather to that of a cold and gloomy description, supplies have been well kept up, and prices remain nearly the same. Peaches, nectarines, French cherries, and aprieotB may now be obtained at moderate prices. Grapes and strawberries are also plentiful. Forced vegetables comprise French beans, potatoes, and rhubarb. Apples consist of nonpareils, Ceekle pippin, Sam Young, Sturmer pippin, un'Q one or two others. A few Kent cobs may still be had. Broccoli in excellent condition continues to come from the West of En-gland and the Channel Islands. New potatoes are arriving from the continent in large quantities, ard meet with a ready sale at moderate prices. Flowers chiefly ijonsist of orchids, pelar- goniums, cinerarias, cytisus, mignonette, and roses. FRUIT. s. d. B d. Apples, p. bushel 4 0 to 8 0 Oranges, p.100 4 0 10 0 Chestnuts, per 138.0 0 0 0 Peaches,per doz. 0 0 0 Currants, pr. siv. 0 0 0 0 Pe rs,kiteli,,endz. 0 0 0 Grapes, per lb. 5 0 10 0 „ dessert 0 0 C 0 Lemons,p. 106 7 0 9 0 Pineapples,p. lb. 5 C S 0 Nuts,cob,1001b 75 0 80 0 Straw berries,p. lb. 0 0 0 0 Filberts, pr lb. 0 0 0 0 I Melons, each 0 0 0 0 VEGETABLES. d s d) s d a d Artichokes,per doz.2 0 to 4 0:Mnshrooms,perpott.l 6 2 0 Asparagus, per bun. 1 6 6 0'!Mustard& Cress,p.p.O S 0 0 Beans,kidney,p.^sv.O 0 0 0) Onions, per bushel 4 0 C: Beet, per dozen 1 0 2 0; „ pickling, p.qt.O C v Broccoli, p. bundle 0 0 0 0 Parsley, per bunch to k) S Cabbages, per doz. 1 3 2 0 Parsnips, per aoz,0 0 0 Carrots, per bunch 0 6 0 8, Peas, per qt.0 0 0 Cauliflowers,p. doz.3 0 6 0j Potatoes. York Ke- Celery, per bundle 16 2 Oj gents, per ton .140 U ,:G;j g Cucumbers, each 0 6 2 0 Rocks, per ton 100 ) J Endive, per doz.2 0 3 0|Flukes, per »on 150 j ISO 0 Garlic, per lb 0 8 0 OjXCidneys, per cwt.0 0 0 0 Herbs, per bunch.0 2 0 4(Radishes, p. 1^: bn. 0 0 0 0 Horseradish, p. bn.4 0 6 0 jKliub&rb, p. 0 0 0$ Leeks, per bunch.0 2 0 4 SeaK;ale,per punnet 2 0 0 ;> Let tuces, per score 2 0 3 OiSpinach, per bash. 2 0 3 Q Mint, perbunch .0" 4 1 0;Turnips, per bunoh 0 6 2 London Produce Market. MINCING-LANE, MAY 21,-SUCAR.-The market ha-i opened quietly at last week's currency, at which moderate sales of British West India are reported. Beflued: Coalition lumps are not to be had under 43s, but the demand is limited. COFFEE.—A moderate business is doing ,-v previous va.me. TEA.-The public sale of 17,500 package was commenced this morning, and the parcels offered without reserve are selling at the previous value privat ely the demand ia still limited. BpM AND Ric 7.-No sales reported. PIMENTO.—2I,0 hags sold at Fd to 115-16(1. INDIGO.—Sales of Bengal have been effected at quarterly sales' rates. SALTPETRE at full prices. 800 bags refect-on 2T sold at 18s 9d, and 500 bags refraction 4 to 4, at 18s 6d, both shore prompt. COTTON.—The market is quiet, but rather steady. J UTE.-Business is doiug at steady prices.

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