The Lumber Manufacturer and Dealer Volume 56
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1915 edition. Excerpt: ...Trade Conditions" No. 43. I presume what you want to have confirmed more than anything else is the opinion expressed as to the future. l can heartily endorse everything that you have said. This is the first time since things were upset last year that I have felt really enthusiastic about the future for the lumber business. _ I spent about your weeks out on _the Coast this summer. Of course, in a manufacturing Way, tblllgfl were badly depressed out there, but it was) largely on account of their loss of cargo freight. lit fw? with that, I do not believe they were. by 0011199-"$0 v any worse off than they were in the South. and in spite of it there was a tone of optimism that was uraging. velycziarllifttit see anything ahead but continued gimid times which will bring advancing Dl'1C6$. @9115 H Y up to, the point that one will again be interested in manufacturing lumber. R. Sutherland, Jr., sales manager for the Dierks Lumber & Coal Co., is very optimistic as to the outlook in the yellow pine trade. In a recent letter he says that his company has a large order file and prices are approximately two dollars per thousand higher than they were a few weeks ago. Mr. Sutherland has recently issued a circular letter to the retail lumbermen in Oklahoma which contains a great mauv excellent reasons why it is desirable to place orders for stock at the present time. He says in this letter that the yellow pine mills have orders for 5,000 cars more than they had six weeks ago. He refers to some of the large orders recently placed by England, and also some of the New York orders for subway stock. There is also a good demand for all kinds of car material. We quote a portion of his letter as follows: The Government estimated, in round...
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