Photo taken inside Schnell Livestock Auction Market. 4 men are seen in the sales ring. The 1st man is wearing a shirt, jeans, vest, and a hat. In his hands he is holding a stick with a flag on the end. The 2nd man is wearing a shirt, tie, suit, wrist watch, and a hat. He is smoking a cigar. A 3rd man is wearing a shirt, jeans, wrist watch, jacket, and a hat. Behind this man can be seen sales slips. Part of a 4th man can be seen on the right edge of the photo. He is wearing a shirt, jeans and a hat. He has a whip in his right hand. Inside the auctioneer stand are 4 men. The 1st man is wearing a shirt, tie, suit and a hat. The 2nd man is wearing a shirt, scarf, jacket, and a hat. He is talking into a microphone. The 3rd man, is wearing a shirt and a hat. The 4th man is wearing a shirt and sweater. He has a pen in right hand. On the counter top, of the auctioneer stand, are papers. Inside the auctioneer stand are numbered slips of paper. Above the auctioneer stand are the horns from a Longhorn. Above the horns is clock. Above and to the right of the clock are lighted pictures. Below the auctioneer stand are the words You buy here on your own judgment and a sign with a capital letter A and the word livestock on it. On the wall, above the first three men, is a lighted sign that reads Dic-Kota Meat Products, Custom Butchering-Processing-Cu..., Complete line of smoked & Cured Meat, 'We make sausage for every taste', Phone 214-2821, South of city. To the right of this sign is a TV set. To the right of the TV set is a sign that reads Cattle Consigned. Above the TV set is a lighted sign that reads First Investment, Insurance Agency, First National Bank Building, Dickinson, Phone 224-3221, Pioneers in Protection. 3 other lighted signed are not readable. There are gates, made of wood, on the right and left side of the sales ring. Men and women sit in the stands. Exact date unknown. Unidentified.
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black and white Kodak Safety Film
4 x 5.25
Safety Film Negative
No receipt. Negative #16.
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