Annual Report, Volume 6 (Google eBook)

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Page 131 - ... maimed, mutilated or killed, or to be deprived of necessary food or drink, or who wilfully sets on foot, instigates, engages in, or in any way furthers any act of cruelty to any animal, or any act tending to produce such cruelty, is guilty of a misdemeanor.
Page 15 - June 30, 1898 ; that we have found the same well kept, and classified as above, and that the receipts for the year from the treasurer of the United States are shown to have been $15,000, and the corresponding disbursements $15,000, for all of which proper vouchers are on file, and have been by us examined and found correct, thus leaving no balance.
Page 276 - To make the emulsion, thoroughly dissolve one-half pound hard or soft soap or whale oil soap in one gallon boiling water. While this solution is still very hot add two gallons of kerosene and quickly begin to agitate the whole mass through a syringe or force-pump, drawing the liquid into the pump and forcing it back into the dish. Continue this for five minutes or until the whole mass assumes a creamy color and consistency which will adhere to the sides of the vessel, and not glide off like oil....
Page 134 - ... illtreats, abuses, overdrives or tortures any cattle, poultry, dog, domestic animal or bird ; or...
Page 276 - Continue this for five minutes or until the whole mass assumes a creamy color and consistency which will adhere to the sides of the vessel, and not glide off like oil. It may now be readily diluted with cold rain water, or the whole mass may be allowed to cool when it has a semi-solid form, not unlike loppered milk. This standard emulsion if covered and placed in a cool dark place will keep for a long time. In making a dilution from this cold emulsion, it is necessary to dissolve the amount required...
Page 131 - Overdriving animal ; failing to provide proper sustenance. A person who overdrives, overloads, tortures or cruelly beats or unjustifiably injures, maims, mutilates or kills any animal, whether wild or tame, and whether belonging to himself or to another, or deprives any animal of necessary sustenance, food or drink, or neglects or refuses to furnish it such sustenance or drink...
Page 15 - We, the undersigned, duly appointed auditors for the corporation, do hereby certify that we have examined the books and accounts of the Experiment Station...
Page 132 - animal," as used in this title, does not include the human race, but includes every other living creature ; 2. The words "torture" or "cruelty"' includes every act, omission, or neglect, whereby unjustifiable physical pain, suffering or death is caused or permitted ; 3.
Page 174 - State Agricultural Society. IP ROBERTS, Professor of Agriculture. GC CALDWELL, Professor of Chemistry. JAMES LAW, Professor of Veterinary Science. AN PRENTISS Professor of Botany. JH COMSTOCK, Professor of Entomology.
Page 303 - Gardeners of foreign birth usually dismiss the hardy carnations by saying that our climate is too hot and dry for them. While there may be much truth in this position, it is also true that many and perhaps all of the border varieties can be grown here with little trouble. Some persons have grown them with perfect satisfaction for years, and visitors to the World's Fair in early August must have noticed a glowing bed of them upon the wooded island. In order to determine if these plants can be successfully...

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