Pacific Rural Press. Vol. XLIV. No. 2. July 9, 1892.

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Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original publisher's black and white wrapper with reprinted black and white photographs of villa residences in Portland, Oregon on the front page. 11 1/4" x 15 1/2." Pages 21-40, complete. Black and white illustrations and advertisements throughout magazine, complete. Pages are very clean and intact except for some chipping at the spine and a few closed tears at the edges. 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: "Pacific Coast Sugar Beets," "Fruit Marketing: A Strong Cooperative Movement Among Raisin Growers," "The Apiary: Recognition and Treatment of Foulbrood," "Sheep and Wool: Delaine-Merino Sheep," "The Dairy: The Dairy Industry in the West," "Swine Yard: Points of a Good Hog," "The Field: Yolo County Fruits and Farms," "Killing Morning-Glory," "World's Fair Notes," "The Home Circle: Name-Sickness a Common Complaint Among Brides," and "Domestic Economy" [article on laying linoleum and various cooking recipes].