Rollin, C. N & Ryves, B. H / September 1929 – vol. 23, issue 4–103 SIRS,--May I confirm M. Jacques Delamain's Observation of HedgeSparrows (antea, p . 19). I saw a similar " display " take place on April gth, 1928, in north Northumberland. The courtship took place on a countryroad and was in progress when I arrived. Theattitudes of the male and female were essentially as described b y M. Delamain, as were the frequent pecks by the male a t the female's vent. The male... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.