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Table 69.—PORTLAND CEMENT AND TERRA COTTA
[Relative numbers for base year In bold-faced type; numerical data on opposite page]
CONCRETE
PAVEMENTS
CONTRACTED
FOR 3

PORTLAND CEMENT*

YEAR AND M O N T H

Production

Stocks a,t
end of
month

Shipments

Wholesale price, net,
without bags
Lchigh
Chicago
Valley
district
mills

" 157

1C6
166
180
153
159
170

197
196
230
208
194
211

115
96
75
51

148
158
158
163

168
174
138
66

42
37
47
81

104
107
129
148

76
82
140
175

May...,
June....
July
August-

168
161
164

September.
October
November-.
December..,

100
96
93
99
101

1OO
97
98
106
102

1OO
114
101

1918 monthly
1919 monthly
1920 monthly
1921 monthly
1922 monthly
1923 monthly

averago.
average.
averageaverago.
average.
average.

77
87
108
107
124
149

80
97
108
107
131
153

84
87
65
91

14C
147
151
152

172
182
187
194

September.
October
November.
December..

149
1G0
148
113

1923
January...
February.
March. *_„
April

Mileage

Net
tonnage

Value

Relative to 1919

Relative to 1923

100

100

107
113
200
215

137
114
178
207

241
147
185
102

190
303
217
258

166
262
200
239

142
105
79
84

127
81
81
90

96

200
130
203
132

182
126
194
130

214
214
214
214

66
141
128
165

62
138
109
132

94
95

96
96
96

305
193
293
273

276
187
275
280

173
173
173
173

214
214
214
214

212
172
144
]97

175
156
94
163

100
101
104

102
102
103

180
205
153
202

195
206
157
198

49
41
62
94

173
173
166
163

214
214
200
197

153
168
120
106

132
122
96
103

108
109
106
,102

106
105
103
99

164
174
195
247

162
158
175
212

70
80
122
173

126
150
162
153

170
173
173
173

197
197
197
197

90
102
180
229

76
100
169
204

100
101
101
105

96
95
95
96

309
252
229
248

240
225
202
241

180
176
183
197

197
203
225
228

146
133
110
95

173
173
173
173

197
197
197
197

281
201
225
231

248
143
181
175

110
119
122
123

100
106
108
108

194
206
262
165

187
173
226
148

154

111

74

173

197

154
163

111
93

126

109

212

176

100
73
105
148
148

«100
71
107
142
124

169
191
191
191

244
174
206
137

173
173
173
171

242
242
214
214

102
121
116
102

158
173
173
173

193
180
186
203

90
82
72
54

171
174
164
130

185
193
139
87

January...
FebruaryMarch
April

115
112
135
153

May....
June
July
August..
September..,
October
,
November-.,
December

May
Juno
July
August...

Estimated
cost

100
100
89
116

1OO
89
94
118"
153

average,.
average..
average..
average,
average..

Roads

Relative to 1919

Relative to 1913
1013 monthly
1914 monthly
1915 monthly
1916 monthly
1917 monthly

Total

FEDERAL AID
HIGHWAYS UNDER ARCHITECTURAL
TERRA COTTA
CONSTRUCTION
BOOKINGS <
(end of month) *

1OO

1OO

1022

94

90

1924

1925
January—
FebruarySee footnotes on opposite page also.
o™ - m * V l !. - i r ° S 0 I i n e current year. Detailed data by months bac
rg;J?t* b e U D d 7 t h 0 ? e P t e ? b e r - 1923 (No. 25), issue of the SURVEY, p. 47. Highway Bureau. The total contracts include streets and alleys besides roads.
> Concrete pavements contracted for are from the Portland Cement Association,
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Table 70.—PORTLAND CEMENT AND TERRA COTTA
[Base year In bold-faced typo? relative n u m b e r s o n opposite
CONCRETE
FAVKMENT8
CONTRACTED
FOB'

PORTLAND CEMENT i

AND

MONTH

Production

Shipments

Stocks at
end of
month

Thousands of barrels

Wholesale price, net,
without bags
Chicago
district

Lchlgh
Valley
mills

Total

Roads

Thousands of
square yds.

Per barrel

7,675
7,353
7,14.6
7,589
7,721

7,391
7,503
7,219
7,852
7,542

11,220
12,773
11,312
11,054
11,080

$1,011
.89
.95
1.19
1.53

10.89
.89
.79
1.03
1.40

5,891
6,700
8,306
8,191
0,489
11,448

5,894
7,167
7,999
7,921
9,714
11,324

$,386
9,809
7,278
10,161
9,572
9,230

1.67
1.60
1.80
1.54
1.61
1.72

1.75
1.74
2.05
1.85
1.73
1.S8

3,2&4
4,086
6,C0o
6,580

4,863
4,245

May....
June
July
August-

11,176
11,245
11,557
11,664

12,749
13,470
13,850
14,361

12,893
10,718
8,433
5,746

1.50
1.60
1.60
1.64

1.50
1.70
1.70
1.70

I0,8o2
7,709
9,195
6,117

September,.*.„...
October
*—...
November
,
December....

11,424
12,287
11,349
8,671

12,444
12,854
10,167
4,858

4; 724
4,149
5,320
0,108

1.75
L75
1.76
1.73

2.15
2.15
1.90
1.90

7,990

1913 monthly average
1914 mocthly average*...
1915 monthly average--.
1916 monthly average.*.
1917 monthly .average
1918 monthly
1919 monthly
1920 monthly
1921 monthly
1922 monthly
1923 monthly

,

average
average,«.»,
average
average.average. - average

FKHKftAL AW
HIGHWAYS I)M>FJt
CONSTttllCTlOX
(end of month)*

;;s*

Estimated
co*t

Distance

Quantity

Thews,
of dolls.

Miles

Not t(jn:i

Value

Thorn.
of dolls.

MM

€51

JO,f)24
11,300

74)
1, Kk.1
1,343

8,271
5,044
6,348
3,497

9, W0
15,801

1.0S4
1,707

0,319
4,G30
3,528
3,744

4,374
2,797
2,789
3,095

237,140

13,947

10, Ml
6,837
! 0,(39
0,907

374, #24

1922

1923
January
February-.,
March..—
April

8,210
0,8SO
11,359

5,628
6,090
10,320
12,954

11,477
13,596
13,045
11,463

1.60
1.75
1.75
1.75

1.90
1.90
1.90
1.90

2,956
6,272
5,684
7,370

2,140
4,725
3,737
4,550

247,519
255,40S
258, MG
261,483

13,502
13,954
14,010
14,014

May..,
June..*...
July™..-.
August

12,910
12,332
12,620
12,667

14,257
13,307
13,712
14,971

10,144
9,168
8,081
6,080

1.75
1.75
1.75
1.75

1.00
1.90
1.90
1.90

9,431
7,675
6,407
8,780

5,997
5,373
3,242
5,606

207,874

274,080
275,827
233,666

14,338
14,772
14,779
14,907

13,109
13,350
12,603
9,997

13,698
14,285
10,251
6,408

5,633
4,612
6,991
10,575

1.75
1.75
1.67
1.65

1.90
1.90
1.78
1.75

6,828
7,480
5,356
4,713

4,537
4,191
3,287
3,550

2 W . 943
298,050
290,387
280,501

15,433
15,318
14,931
14,429

January
*
February
.
....
March. „„>.„ „...„....
April..,. . . „ . . . . - . « . . . „ . . . .

8,788
8,588
10,370
11,726

5,210
6,933
8,995
12,771

14,155
16,815
18,189
17,159

1.72
L75
1.75
L75

1.76
1.75
L75
t75

4,013
4,562
8,009
10,196

2,613
3,421
5,798
7,004

274,173
276,963
277,802
280, S14

13,923
18,800
13,7tJ7

May
June-.......,
July
August » .

13,777
13,538
14,029
15,128

14,551
15,036
16,614
16,855

16,403
14,903
12,318
10,666

1.75
1.75
1.75
L75

1.75
1.75
1.75
1.75

12,500
8,94S
10.025
10,286

B, 527
4,939
6,214
6,010

302, GS3
325, IHl
833,079

14,358
W.3.10
15,704

10,171
10, hft7
15,745

1,230
1,IZS
1,470
• 906

14,519

16,827

8,353

1.75

L76

6,83d
6,806

3,818
3,211

341,905

15,812

11,115

1,145

September....
October
November
December
,

...
.
.M*

,

September
October
November......
December

_.,
...-.,,
,
......

10,004
10,130
14,320

l # k23

10,775

1,271
1.343

8, ft"
30,030
9,112

1,029
1,143
1, SKA

lfl,24O

1,502
1,4HS
1,317
1,570

12,022
13,01J

837,309

1925
January..
February..

•H—+
See footnotes on opposite page also.
;hways under construction at the end of month specified are compiled by the V. 8. Department 0/ Agriculture* Jiur<au of PuWe

• Data on amount of Federal aid
Soadi^ and include all kinds of improv rJSS^JSSSiiwl ^ t f a e ^ 1 ^Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, from tbe reports of 26 identical manulecturers wbo
o i S t e S a r a l terra cotta made in 1923. Valnes-exclude freight, cartage, duty, and setting charges. Monthly datr r — ^ n —

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