P5b5 ORACLE 505 Mon12 Oct C4 1738:01      Monday   Dow Jones Average: 17.30 2456N43 -25.78 20.00 19.00 Close Prices fell sharply in moderate trading in what was a semi-holiday for banks and government offices in the US. Stocks dropped0—ltd fears of rising inrerest rates.The price of an average share was down by 36 ccnts. Decliners led gainers by four to one among the 1,725 issues crossing the tape in the first hour of trading. City headlines 500 TSB UNIT TRUSTS ON 529 World Markets FOREX Pound Your Money