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" 52 I had a most excellent run of luck with these birds. I distributed them all over the country, and obtained very fair prices for them ; and, finally, the idea occurred to me that a present of a few of the choicest of these birds to the Queen of... "
The Brahma fowl - Page 26
by Lewis Wright - 1873
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The History of the Hen Fever: A Humorous Record

George Pickering Burnham - American wit and humor - 1866 - 326 pages
...occurred to me that a present of a few of the choicest of these birds to the Queen of England would n't prove a very bad advertisement for me in this line....this sort of " disinterested generosity" on my part, toward certain American notables (whose letters have already been read in these pages), and I put my...
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The poultry book: comprising the breeding and management of profitable and ...

William Bernhard Tegetmeier - 1867
...these birds. I distributed them all over the country, and obtained very fair prices for them ; and, finally, the idea occurred to me that a present of...generosity ' on my part towards certain American notables, and I put my newly-conceived plan into execution forthwith. " I then had on hand a fine lot of fowls,...
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The Poultry Book: Comprising the Breeding and Management of Profitable and ...

William Bernhard Tegetmeier - Poultry - 1867 - 356 pages
...these birds. I distributed them all over the country, and obtained very fair prices for them ; and, finally, the idea occurred to me that a present of...generosity ' on my part towards certain American notables, and I put my newly-conceived plan into execution forthwith. " I then had on hand a fine lot of fowls,...
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THE HISTORY OF THE HEN FEVER. A Humorous Record.

GEO. P. BURNHAM - 1865
...occurred to me that a present of a few of the choicest of these birds to the Queen of England would n't prove a very bad advertisement for me in this line....this sort of " disinterested generosity" on my part, toward certain American notables (whose letters have already been read in these pages), and I put my...
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