Pacific Rural Press. Vol. XLIII. No. 25. June 18, 1892.

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Original publisher's black and white wrapper with an illustration of an Australian prize-winning Shorthorn named Rose of Connaught Third. 11 1/4" x 15 3/4." Pages 565-584, complete. Black and white illustrations and advertisements throughout magazine, complete. Pages are very clean and intact except for some chipping at the spine and top edge of the first and last page. First and last pages are loose from the rest. The Pacific Rural Press was a major agricultural journal that was published between the mid-nineteenth century and early twentieth century. Many of the articles give information and advice on the different parts of the agricultural industry. The following are some of the articles and features in this issue: "The Barley Situation," "Rose of Connaught 3rd," "The Dried Fruit Market," "The Dairy: The Dairy at the World's Fair," "Horticulture: Can Frost Injury Be Prevented," "The Vineyard: The Manufacture of Vinegar from Wine," "Fruit Preservation: A Suggestion for Dipping Prunes," "Fruit Marketing: Dried Fruits for the English Trade," "The Field: Our Duty to the World's Fair," "The Public Lands: A Forfeited Land Grant to Be Thrown Open," "Entomological: A Californian Meets Mr. Koebele in Australia," "The Home Circle: What's in the Frying Pan?; or, Mattie as Camper's Cook" [short story about making chowder], and "Domestic Economy" [recipes].