THE FAIRPORT HERALD,
Wed., February 4, 1914
Big Prices for Apples
Wayne county apples, known the world over for their superior quality, are losing none of their popularity, Record sales for this season have just been made in the town of Rose. Addison Weed has sold 4,000 barrels for $5 per barrel and William Cole has sold 10,000 barrels for $45,000. In each transaction the buyer pays the full cold storage charges.
A single barrel sale was recently made by F. F. Harris & Son, bringing $10 for one barrel of Sutton Beauties. This choice pack went to a Rochester buyer.