IMPERIAL, COACHELLA AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIF., CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZ. — Shipments (CA 0-1-1, AZ 0-2-2, crossings MX very light) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices endive lower, escarole slightly higher. Cartons 24s endive mostly $14.35-15.61, escarole $15.95-17.85. Quality generally good.
SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (5-7-9, endive 2-3-4, escarole 3-4-5) — Movements expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cooling included. Endive 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates 18s (include some 14s and 16s) $8.95. Carton 24s $9.95. Escarole 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates 18s (include some 14s and 16s) $8.95; 24s $9.95. Quality generally good.