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Markets. I MONMOUTH, CATTLE, Monday.—There was a very short supply of beef. Sheep and cattle fairly numerous. Pigs in good supply, with quiet trade. All the choice fat beasts were purchased privately by local butchers and dealers. Quotations:— Prime quality beef, 6d to 6|d veal, 7d to 7fd wether mutton, 7d to 7^d ewe ditto, 5|d to 6^d lamb, 7-d to Sid per lb; pork, 8s to 9s; bacon, 7s to 7s 6d per score. The following prices were realised under the hammer of Messrs. Nelmes and Poole, Monmouth and Newnham, and Messrs. Dampier and Wigmore, Ross and Monmouth. Fat calves, 49s to 83s wethers, 37s to 48s ewes, 28s to 44s 6d; couples, 35a to 67s lambs, 17s to 26s 6d. NEWPORT, CATTLE, Wednesday.—Usual supply of stock. Quotations :-Best beef, 61d seconds, 5fd to 63; best wether mutton, nd to 7fd lamb, 8d to 8id; veal 7d to 8d porker pigs 9" 3d to 9s 6d. 4: NEWPORT, CHEESE, Wednesday.—Fair supply and good attandance. Prices have advanced several shillings. Quotations: -Caerphillies, 40s to 44s; Fancy dairies, 45s to 46s; doubles 44s to 48s; truckles, 50s to 52s. NEWPORT, UORN, Wednesday.—Good trade. Wheat and flour easy at last week's prices. Barley Is a quarter dearer. Oats unchanged at last week's rates. Flat maize firm at last week's prices small ditto fully 6d dearer on the week. Bran (occa- sionally) 2s 6d per ton. Sharps fully 2s 6d per ton, and firm at that price.

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