Pacific Rural Press. Vol. XLIV. No. 14. October 1, 1892.

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Original publisher's black and white wrapper with a reprinted black and white photograph of people in the ocean and enjoying a beach in Santa Cruz. 11 1/4" x 15 1/2." Pages 269-288, complete. Black and white illustrations and advertisements throughout magazine, complete. Pages are very clean and intact except for slight chipping at the spine. 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: "Meaningless Crowns" [pricing of raisins in London], "Another Tobacco Enterprise," "The State Grange," "A Great Horse Show," "State Fair Cattle Show--No. 2," "The Veterinarian" [treatment of animal ailments], "World's Fair Notes," "Florist and Gardener: Tuberous Begonias," "The Field: Government Crop Reports," "Horticulture: Another Method of Curing the Lemon," "The Vineyard: Feeding Off Grape Leaves with Sheep," "Poultry Yard: A California Egg Farm," "The Stable: The Pneumatic Tire," "The Irrigationist: Results of Irrigation," "Good Health: Cholera Germs," and "The State Fair, 1892."