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Notes // 01.08.1908

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T H E meeting to celebrate the Jubilee of the foundation of the B.O.U. in 1858 was held a t 3, Hanover Square, on December 9th, 1908. Dr. P . Du Cane…

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Notes // 01.07.1908

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THEOBALD, vice-principal of the S. E. Agricultural College, contributes to ” Science Progress” for October a long article on the subject of ” Economic Ornithology in Relation to Agriculture, Horticulture, and Forestry,”…

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Notes // 01.07.1908

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I FIND I have omitted to place on record the occurrence of the Barred Warbler (Sylvia nisoria) in Lincolnshire in 1905. On September 4th in that year I shot an immature specimen…

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Notes // 01.06.1908

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I HATE been much interested in Mr. H . Saunders’ and Messrs. Witherby and Ticehurst’s papers in BRITISH BIRDS on ” Additions since 1899 ” to the British Bird List. I should…

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Notes // 01.06.1908

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WOOD-PIGEON ” D I P H T H E R I A / ‘ N O T the least of the aims of B R I T I S H B I…

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Notes // 01.05.1908

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TEMPLE KIRKPATEICK sends us an account of the interbreeding of the Ring-Ousel and Blackbird, which took place during the spring of this year in a garden in the Isle of Wight. The…

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Notes // 01.05.1908

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EARTHENWARE bottles of the form shown in the accompanying photograph were in common use on the barns and other farm buildings in K e n t and Sussex a century ago. They…

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Notes // 01.04.1908

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O N August 14th last Mr. B. Offin handed to me an example of the Fieldfare (Turdus pilaris) which his brother shot the previous morning (13th) in his garden at Hockley, Essex….

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Notes // 01.04.1908

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I T m a y be of interest to record t h a t a pair of Pied Wagtails have this year reared three broods from nests built in some ivy a…

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Notes // 01.03.1908

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HATING seen some Yellow Wagtails (Motacilla raii) earlier in the year, in a water meadow by the Kennet, near Marlborough, I went again to look for them at the end of last…

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