Asiatic Journal

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Parbury, Allen, and Company, 1831 - Asia
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U.S. Department of Justice,
let's go fishing!
on G-D'S web
for(e!): the Goruckpore wilds was the sporting ground, and better cover,
for all species of beast and bird, cannot be found.
Q: did you 'catch and reel in' (t)HIS:
The game killed by Capt. W. is as follows: -
In the months of March, April and May: -
19 royal tigers,
1 wild buffalo,
3 bears,
67 deer,
12 wild hogs,
19 hares,
47 florians,
30 chicones,
126 black partridges,
10 jungle lambs,
208 quail
let's go fishing! (again)
on G-D'S web
for(e!):
There were eight tiger subspecies at one time, but
three became extinct during the 20th century.
Over the last 100 years, hunting and forest destruction have reduced tiger populations
from hundreds of thousands to perhaps fewer than 2,500.
Tigers are hunted as trophies,
and also for body parts
that are used in traditional Chinese medicine.
All five remaining tiger subspecies are endangered
p.s.
chew! chew!
p.p.s.
Q: bro(t)her! is not an insatiable appetite for(e!)
over-hunting and over-fishing a form (type type type) of
gluttony (which is one of the seven sins)?
p.p.p.s.
chew! chew!
 

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