acteristics so necessary for the protection of the human body.
For wools used in the manufacture of wearing apparel we, in competition with the rest of the world, must bid in markets of Australia, New Zealand, Argentine, Uraguay and British South Africa.
These are the world's producing areas where the clip is not used for domestic manufacturing, but is available for export to countries which have the equipment to convert this wool into the finished products.
Nineteen sixteen was the world's greatest year for production of wool, with the following amounts produced for export.
Australia, New Zealand, 644,000,000 greasy or 353,000,000 scoured; British South Africa, 157,000,000 greasy or 52,000,000 scoured; Argentine, Uruguay, 409,000,000 greasy or 245,000,000 scoured.
What shoddy is.
In the popular conception, shoddy typifies that which is undesirable.
The word is a synonym of inferiority, subterfuge and deceit.
The public is accustomed to condemn where it does not und