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1880Markets in Fairbury. Wheat, 60 cents; corn, 20 cents; oats, 25 cents; hogs, $3; fat cattle, $3.75; potatoes, 75 cents bushel, butter, 12 to 15 cents; and eggs, 8 cents.More rain again and there were predictions of plenty of wild hay after all. This was one crop that farmers of that day depended on.Rain fell …

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