Gleanings in Bee Culture Volume 15

Gleanings in Bee Culture Volume 15

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1887 edition. Excerpt: ...I am one of your boys who will never use tobacco. I always used It to smoke the bees out of the boxes, but will never use tobacco again. I would never have started to using the weed if it had not been for my bees. If I ever commence the use of tobacco again I will pay you double for the smoker. Wall Hose. Pa., Apr. 30.1887. Charlie Herii. 1 am very much pleased with the way you handle the tobacco question in Gleanings. 1 am one who has reformed. I used ltfor 13 years, and quit about 5 years ago. I have become more and more set against It every year, and I fully believe the day will come when it will be looked on and dealt with the same as whisky. S. H. Bewer. Tamora, Neb., Apr. 30, 1887. I have given up the use of tobacco, and should like you to send me a smoker. I don't want to be paid for doing right, for I am now 2d vice-president of a missionary society, and expect to do right; but I want to know that I shall have a smoker to pay for If I break said pledge. It will always remind me of my promise. R. S. Parbam, Jr. Stlnson, Ga., April 111. 1887. HEALTH IS BETTER. I have quit the use of tobacco; and if you will send me a smoker, and I commence using the weed again, I will pay you full value for the smoker. My health Is better than it Wbb when I used the weed. I am Interested In the bee-business. Our bees are doing as well as could be expected at this time of year. C. P. Hutchins. Massena, St. Law. Cj., N. Y., May 4,1887. By request or two of my neighbors who have decided to lay oslde the expensive and filthy habjt of using tobacco, I ask a smoker sent them. If you think them entitled or worthy. Please direct to A. Spraggin, De Soto, Floyd Co, Gn., and J. F. Long, Coosa, Floyd Co., Ga and the smokers will be thankfully more

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  • Paperback | 820 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 41mm | 1,438g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236814460
  • 9781236814463