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" I bred these, with other grey stock I had, at once, and soon had a fine lot of birds to dispose of — to which I gave what I have always deemed their only true and appropriate title (as they came from Shanghae), to wit, Grey Shanghaes. " In 1851 and... "
The Brahma fowl - Page 11
by Lewis Wright - 1873
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The History of the Hen Fever: A Humorous Record

George Pickering Burnham - Chickens - 1866 - 326 pages
...bringing with him about a hundred China fowls, of all colors, grades, and proportions. Out of this lot I selected a few grey birds, that were very large, and (consequently) " very fine," of course. I bred these, with other grey stock I had, at once, and soon had a fine lot of birds to...
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The poultry book: comprising the breeding and management of profitable and ...

William Bernhard Tegetmeier - 1867
...bringing with him about a hundred China fowls, of all colours, grades, and proportions. Out of this lot I selected a few grey birds, that were very large, and consequently very fine. I bred these, with other grey stock I had, at once, and soon had a fine lot of birds to dispose of...
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The Poultry Book: Comprising the Breading and Management of Profitable and ...

William Bernhard Tegetmeier - Ornamental birds - 1867 - 356 pages
...bringing with him about a hundred China fowls, of all colours, grades, and proportions. Out of this lot I selected a few grey birds, that were very large, and consequently very fine. I bred these, with other grey stock I had, at once, and soon had a fine lot of birds to dispose of...
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The Brahma fowl: a monograph

Lewis Wright - Brahma chicken - 1870 - 144 pages
...originated in, or -were identical with, those grey fowls that from the very first came over from Shanghas with the buff and partridge "birds now universally...bred with other grey stock he had, and " soon had a fine lot of birds."-f- We have thus two very definite statements * These Italics are our own, the statement...
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The Book of Poultry, Volume 1

Poultry - 1885
...bringing with him about a hundred China fowls, of all colours, grades, and proportions. Out of this lot I selected a few grey birds, that were very large, and (consequently) "very fine," of course. I bred these, with other grey stock I had, at once, and soon had a fine lot of birds to...
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THE HISTORY OF THE HEN FEVER. A Humorous Record.

GEO. P. BURNHAM - 1865
...bringing with him about a hundred China fowls, of all colors, grades, and proportions. Out of this lot I selected a few grey birds, that were very large, and (consequently) " very fine," of course. I bred these, with other grey stock I had, at once, and soon had a fine lot of birds to...
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