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The Daily Dispatch: July 23, 1861., [Electronic resource], Great provision sale. (search)
Great provision sale. --Two thousand four hundred and eighty-five barrels mess pork; 350 barrels rump pork; 208 casks clear sides, and 70 casks rib sides, were sold at auction in Memphis on the 9th inst. They consisted of a large surplus remaining in the hands of the "Provision Association." The sale was the largest ever effected perhaps, in the Southern market, and involved the sum of $90,000 to $100,000. In addition to this, some 3,000 bushels of wheat, besides large quantities of flour, corn, &c., were disposed of.