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RESERV& SYSTEM

BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF Til&j

September 12, 1957

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INDEX NUMBERS OF WHOLESALE PRICES
Department of Labor
(19U7-U9 * 100)
Aug.
1957
All commodities
Farm produots
Grains
Livestock and poultry
Plant and animal fibers
Processed foods
Meats, poultry and fish
Dairy products and ice cream
Other commodities
Textile products and apparel
Hides, skins, & leather products
F\ieIs, power & lighting materials
Chemicals & allied products
Rubber and products
Lumber and wood products
Pulp, paper & allied products
Metals and metal products
Machinery and motive products
Furniture and other household durables
Nonmetallic minerals <* structural
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Tobacco manufactures & bottled beverages
Miscellaneous

July
1957

June
1957

Aug.
1956

118,3
93*0
82.U
86.7
10U.0
106.7
97.7
110.2
125.9
95. U

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r 92.8
82,7
86,5
105.0
107.2
99.2
rl08.2
rl25,7
95. U
rl00.7
rll6,U
rl09.5
1UU.9
119.3
rl29.5
152. U
rlU5.8
rl22.U
135.2
127.7
88.8

117.U
90.9
83.9
83.5
10U.8
106.1
96.6
108.1
125.2
95.5
99.9
117.2
109,3
l t5.1
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119.7
128.9
150.6
1U5.2
121.7
135.1
12U.7
'87.3

11U.7
89.1
88.8
76.0
98.2
102.6
85.1
108.9
122.5
9U.8
100.0
110.9
107.3
1U6.9
125.2
127,9
150.2
137.7
119.1
130.8
122.5
91.1

100.5
116.0
109.7
1U6.7
118.7
129.9
152.9
1U6.2
122.5
135.3
127.7
90.1

Department of Agriculture
(1910-lU = 100)
Prices received by farmers
Total
Crops
Livestock and products

2U8
233
260

2U7
239
25U

2UU
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tlt5

236
233
238

Prices paid by fanners, including
interest, taxes, and wage rates

295

295

296

287

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