Transactions of the Department of Agriculture of the State of Illinois with Reports from County and District Agricultural Organizations for the Year Volume 27
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. 1889 edition. Excerpt: ...desk. ' 1 postal scale. 1 set measuring rods for live stock. 1 mimeograph. 2 sets metal dies (seal of Board). 1 letter press. 1 extension table. 2 tables. 3 nat top desks. 1 revolving bookcase. 9 cuspidors. 1 water tank. 1 water bucket. 1 hatchet. A 12 towels. 1 barometer. The general equipage of the purchasing agent of the Board has never been placed in the charge of your secretary, but is stored on the fair grounds at Peoria by order of the general superintendent "? of grounds, who is also purchasing agent of the Board, and to whom yo for an inventory. CROP REPORTS. Acting under under the resolution of this Board adopted last February, your secretary has caused C to be compiled. published and distributed 2,000 crop reports for the months of;May, J une and August., " The copy for the December report would have been ready for the printer, but for the imperfect re turns of assessors throughout the State, as made to this otiice, which necessitated the sending out of correction sheets and the loss of a great deal of valuable time. ready for the printer andthe report will be ready for distribution in a few days. By tl1e adoption of the resolution referred to above, the publication of the monthly Weather review was abandoned by the Board. FINANCES. The copy, however, is now about Tee following amounts have been received by the secretary during the past year, and turne over to the treasurer of the Board: For the information of the Board I make the following report of the offerings and awards, State Fair of 1890: Offerings. Awards. CassA, sectiou1................... $3,110. $: ..,70200 Cass A, section.'............. 1,430. _ 1,15500 Short-Hornspecials..., ... 250 21000...
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