Business & Finance: Wholesale Prices

Bradstreet's index number of wholesale prices (1913 average—100) stood at 151.1 on April 1, an advance of only .02 over March 1. Indexes of different commodity groups on April 1 were as follows: Breadstuffs, 127; livestock, 100; provisions, 141; fruits, 154; hides and leather, 118; textiles, 170; metals, 121; fuels, 210; oils, 157; naval stores, 328; building materials, 180; chemicals, 202; miscellaneous, 200.

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