Poultry World Volume 10

Poultry World Volume 10

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1881 edition. Excerpt: ...vindicate his judgments; and favoritism, or incompetency, if they should exist, would be obliged to write and sign their own condemnation. Exhibitors can see the reasons given in black and white, why they won or failed to win, and beginners in poultry matters can receive an important part of their education through the same means, and be fitted for recruits at some future year." We copy the above from This Poultry Woni.D for January, 1875. The exhibition referred to was the first, we believe, where the score cards were affixed to the coops, though it was not the first show where such cards were used by the judge in makingthe awards. If we are wrong in our supposition, we invite correction. The old Connecticut State Poultry Association was a pioneer organization as regards many prominent moves. L.. FRANK BAUM, SYRACUSE, Ifc. Y. the Hock will make it an object of pride and delight. Already this breed has become a favorite with our farmers, and we look to see it increase in popularity among those who desire a plain, hardy, serviceable, thoroughbred fowl. The Scale of Points. "The Connecticut State Poultry Society voted to instruct their judges at the recent show, to write the points of the specimens judged upon printed cards furnished for the purpose, the new American /Standard being followed, and the cards being adapted to the various breeds. "Our object in this article is to call the attention of societies to this plan, which L. Frank Baum, whose portrait appears on this page, was born at, Syracuse, N. Y., May 15, 1855, being now twenty-five years of age. He is the managing partner in the wellknown firm of B. W. Baum ifc Sons, of Syracuse, who have one of the largest stock farms in New York, the buildings alone having been built at...show more

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  • Paperback | 184 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 340g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236512146
  • 9781236512147