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Farm Animals [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
Farm Animals Barns A BARN Is a structure for the shelter and care ot domestic animals , machinery , hay , grain , etc . Good barns are made something after this plan . A frame of pine timbers fitted together , inclosed with pine boards one foot wide with the . cracks battened . The whole structure covered by a roof of shingles and supported by a solid stone wall . To give a . description of the best barn for a general farm of 100 acres I think the description later on in this article , of the best barn I ever saw will apply . I consider this barn of about the proper size and proportion for a farm of this size . For general farming I am very much • In favor of one large barn in preference to several small ones . In the first place , 4 t Is much warmer in winter , for it Is full of hay , grain , etc ., which helps to make It warmer than the naked building would be . And yet the same building may be . quite cool in summer , for barns are more or less vacant then , and by the aid of ope...
Page 11 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
Kidney Complaints when discovered should have immediate attention If the person expects to live . . It is one of the most dangerous of flisfijises . A mild case soon turns to , an Sggravlterf one If neglected . The best remedy Is Dr . Peter s Blood Vitalizer the old Swiss-German remedy—in constant use for over one hundred years . It seldom fails to cure diseases caused by Impoverished or Impure blood or from a disordered stomach . No drug-store medicine ; Is sold only by regular Vitalizer agents . Persons living where there are no agents for Dr . Peter s Blood Vitalizer can , by sending $ 2 . 00 , obtain twelve SB-cent trial bottles direct from the proprietor . This offer can only be obtained once by the same person . Write to DR . PETER FAHRNEY , in and 114 So . Hoyne Ave ., CHICAdO . Thoroughbred Ouroe-Jorspy Ho 0 » aegistered stook . Send for 48-page catalogue prices and hiBtory , containing much other usefst Information to young breeders . Win be sent oa receipt of stamp and add...
Page 11 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
u _ * r _« r _ r _ . _ r _ r _ r . _ r . _ . _ ^_ . w ft STEKETEES 8 Hog Cholera Cure ! M Greatest discovery known far the cure of H fPINWORMSB « IN HORSES » A What People Say ol Sleketet / i Hog Cholera Ctira . fi V M . M . JOHNSON , Lehigh , Neb .: I gave Stek- __ t ] 4 etee s Hog Cholera Cure to my alek hogs . It put N &gt; a move to tbe worms , and tbe pigs soon began to _ C ft eat and grow fat . M &gt; F . J . HOLDBKMAN , Morris , _ ., after having * ( 4 nsed one paekage , writes : Send me two non-U V dred pounds . SF li W . W- STAHB &amp; TJOH , Knnkle , O .: I used yourQ V Hog Cholera Cure for worms in hones . ttV t _ t fetohed the worms ont of the hones a flying . A IJ Price Moat tbe drug stores . SOo by malL Address f / G &amp; B . STEKETEE , GRAND MPIDS , MICH . H V Biz paekages for C . 00 , and pay your own ex-iv M press . Cut this out and take it to yonr druggist . » G &amp;^ AVSLV &lt; P &amp;&amp;* r &...
Practical Dairying [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
Practical Dairying Iowa Creameries . I OWA State Dairy Commissioner ) Board man sends us a copy of his report for 1805 . From it we extract the following : There were sixty new creameries built during the year ; forty of them were built in the small dairy counties and twenty in the larger . Of the 774 creameries , 381 are operated by Individuals , 275 by co-oper-ative and sixteen stock companies . The one not classified in both the creamery and cheese factory list , is at Ames , and belongs to the state of Iowa . There has been a decrease in the individual and stock company creameries during the past year , and an increase in those operated on the co-operative plan . The different systems are about ln the same proportions as last year . Of the 773 reporting , 540 use the separator entirely , 125 gathered cream , and 108 combine the two systems ; 635 creameries report on the manner of receiving milk , 484 receive by the test or tbe relative value plan , and 151 by the hundred weight ...
Page 12 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
OXFORD DOWN SHEEP . ?_ S 3 .. T SSS : Barred and White Plymouth Rook . Light Brahma ana White Wyandotte ChlokenB . Eggs in season . W . N . SSTITB , Breeder . Ohio . III . Please mention tbe Farm , Field and Fireside . DO YOU KEEP SHEEP ? Read the AMEKICAN SHEEP BBEEDKK . Established 1- years . Xhlrty-alx : pag-ea . devoted toSbeep , Mutton and Wool . Edited by highest authorities . Elegantly illustrated . Veterinary Dept worth ten times subscription prioe . Send stamp for sample copy and terms to new subscribers . AMS UII AN SHEEP BB £ EIIER , e ( W . W . KUROB , MuT . ) Chl-nK &lt; i , III PIMM mention tbe Farm , Field and Flreaife g ^ RNONGSr- } &gt;_ PvcVr N &lt; &gt; inade of BEST Galvanised dsP &lt;&gt; C &gt; C &gt; C Steel Wire . Safe and Strong . £ l &gt; £ &amp; ££$£ WILL NOT SAC , X « s &gt;&lt;&gt; -0-C ^ Writefor catalogue « Mng par- , . 2 BT &gt;&lt;&...
Veterinary [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
Veterinary ACCLIMATING HORSES .-What will keep ¦ arses In * S ° od &gt; rirIn S condition the first rear after taking them from Illinois to Nebraska ? I am told that tartar acid ln their water will do it Will It neutralise the alkali • iter ? Is It necessary that they loose flesh the tot year with good care ? -B . W . Brown . -Horses almost without an exception have tt become acclimated when taken from this « tate to Nebraska , and general good care Is tdvls-ble , but as a rule they will not thrive so well during the first season . Feed a little Unwed meal ln their dally rations to keep bowels setire . This will ward off any trouble of the kind . If they become feverish Internally , 1 dr . ver-trnm vlrldae , % dr . quinine and % os . nltrate of potash may be given ln % pt . water twice a day . . IMPOTENCE IN BULL . —My boll bas beeome utterly unserviceable ; be will be three rears old the 28 th day of May , 1896 . What rsnsed It ; ls there any remedy ; If so , what Is it ? H...
Page 13 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
^ _ W __^ 5 § lB __ i _^_ 3 __ 5 , , * , E- ^^_ - ^ fi !_ ^ very best kind B ^^^^ gMMaag ^^^ pP ^^ l ^ qq ^^ B ^ S ^ - __ ^^^^ 0 ^ 9 B ^^ a ^ MabMSac UfliyO lose yonr sows and piss at farrowing ! TJse my new forceps and save them . Will send you sample to Hill r lntroduoethem at wholesale Jorice . BOOK about pigs FREE . J . K . Beunera , 112 * H . st Davenport , la . PRIIQQIAN G 00 D NEWS T 0 HORSE OWNERS . rHUVWlflll A SURE CURE FOR HEAVES . *&gt; _______ . _____ These Celebrated powders are made from a receipt of a noted Prussian VetBBsa— m mar mm erlnary Surgeon , and nave been thoroughly tested for the past eight years ln m jn W m » 1 this country . Composed of pure vegetable remedies , are a safe and sure Care ¦ ¦ LH ¦ ^ m 0 __ j for HEAVES , and all ailments from which heaves arise , such as Coughs , ^ m m ^ vxt Colds , Lung Fever , Loss of Appetite , Bpisootle , Pink Bye . Distemper . As a S _ T _ r- m ¦ arum a _ a «_ ^ Blood Purifier they have no equal . Ask yonr dru...
Poultry and Bees [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
Poultry and Bees . The Useless Rooster HOW common it Is to see at this season of the year on many ( arms a great flock of useless roosters . Many of them have legs ornamented with heavy scales and long spurs denoting a long life , if not a profitable one . Others of them have combs and wattles blackened with frost , Indicating this to be their first winter in a useless life spent among tree tops , in fence corners or quarters that shelter an eggless flock of fowls . This class of poultry bas no place in a well-regulated farm yard , for all the early cockerels not wished for breeding purposes would have been sent to market early in the season as spring chickens ; those designed for breeders would have been cared for properly and not been allowed to get frozen . The old patriarchs would long ago have been consigned to the pot pie and their place in the flock filled with young , vigorous fellows that grace the yard and improve the stock of young birds . If a flock has been left so uncu...
Questions Answered [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
Questions Answered We shall try Men week to answer ln this column the amnlone asked each week abont Poultry and Bees . Onr readers will please write their questions on paper upon which there are no questions for other departments . V . E . Gibbon , Nebraska : You can get bee supplies , wholesale or retail , of the A . I . Boot Co ., Medina , Ohio , or of the W . T . Falconer Mfg . Co ., Jamestown , N . Y . The A . I . Boot Co ., have a warehouse in Chicago . It would save freight to order from this address : Geo . W . York &amp; Co ., Chicago , 111 .
Leather gets [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
Leather gets liard and brittle—use Vacuum Leather Oil Get a can at a harness- or shoe store . 25 c a half-pint to $ 1 . 25 a gallon ; book How to Take Care of Leather , and swob , both free ; use enough to find out ; if you dont like it , take the can back and get the whole of your money . Sold enly ln cans , to make sure of fair dealing everywheie—handy cans . Best oil for farm machinery also . If you cant find It , write to VACUUM OIL COMPANY , Rochester , N . T .
Note [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
Note —Chicks that have been chilled seldom thrive well . —Fat hens may lay , but as a rule they lay but little , if any . —Plenty of exercise should be given the hens you expect to breed from . —Keep the young cockerels by themselves , till you are ready to breed . —To succeed , one should begin with a few hens and slowly increase the number . —To find the water frozen in the watering dish means that your hen house is too cold . —Good fertile eggs should be placed In your Incnbator to secure the best of hatches . —Be sure the brooders are safe and the chicks well provided for before you retire cold nights . —Bemember that exercise will do the hens more good than the best of heaters in cold weather . —All incubators should be running full blast now if you wish plenty of fine broilers for the May market . —Anyone who keeps hens for laying should remember that the needed material for an egg is not supplied by one kind of food . —A good way to keep the floors from being damp is to use d...
"THE COMMON PEOPLE . " [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
THE COMMON PEOPLE . As Abraham Lincoln called them , do not care to argue about their ailments . What they want is a medicine that will cure them . The simple , honest statement , I know that Hood s Sarsaparllla cured me , ls the b ° st argument ln favor of this medicine , and tbls Is what many thousands voluntarily say . Hood s Pills are the best after-dinner pills , assist digestion , cure headache . 25 c .
Page 15 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
Ha . AH jrox . li , I Fine B . P . Book Cockerels ana ¦ Lanark . 111 . I Pallets at II . Order at once . F KETTIG , DeKalb , 111 ., Breeder of Pare &gt; Bred Poultry , Ferrets and Registered 8 t Bernard Dogs . Illus . Catalogue &amp; Price List , 2 o Pfl /^ C K-00 per sitting from prize-winning _ UVJTO B . LANGSHANS and 8 . C . B . IiHOtOBNS . A . _ 6 . WEST , FayettevUle , Wis . rnnClir . n varieties of Land and Water Fowls lUn uHLL . Bend lOo for catalog ; illustrated oirouUr free . J . K . Bmbaaon , Jkelavan , Wis . SC . WHITE l _ aiIO _ N 8 , pure bred . Eggs . for hatching , tl for 15 . Stock for sale . After Jane 1 young chicks 13 dozen . . ¦**» • - HABtg , STfXSON , North wood , Iowa . . FRUITS AHD POULTRY . SsrtS &amp; rffi ree ; 50 years experience in the West . J . C . PICKB Oe sour , MIHon , Wlf c 30 VARIETIES ^ K ?!?^™ . m HERE AGAIN ! Mf ^^ SHOEMAKERS POULTRY i ^_ a . _ H _ ALMANAC FOR 1896 . ( H ^^^^^ HV Iu ft beauty , larger and better than eve...
Page 15 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
l otatoes , Tomatoes Melons , Cabbage , Turnips , Lettuce , Peas , Beets , Onions , and all Vegetables , remove large quantities of Potash from the soil . Supply Potash in liberal quantities by the use of fertilizers containing not less than 10 % actual Potash . Better and more profitable yields are sure to follow . Our pamphlets are not advertising circulars booming special fertilizers , but are practical works , containing ; latest researches on the subject of fertilization , and are really helpful to farmers . They are sent free for the asking . GERMAN KALt WORKS , 93 Nassau St .. New York . S751 SI 00 SALARY and commission , paid to energetic young men and ladies to transact business for us in their own town or county ; excellent chance for Teachers , Students andClerjrymen ; business pleasantand permanent ; splendid opportunity to make money ; our new plan takes like wild-fire . Address at once National Library Association , Dept . Aas Ctl &amp; BOSBOEiNDFIUHKIlNSTS ., ...
An Interesting Guide [Newspaper Article] — Farm, Field, and Fireside — 1 February 1896
An Interesting Guide HW . BTJCKBEE , Rockford , 111 ., has hit . upon a unique and amusing design for the cover of his Seed and Plant Guide for 1896 . It is a county fair In colors . We could not do justice to the funny parts nor give any adequate description , in words , of the crowd of people with their individuality , jollity , their various attitudes and costumes , young and old , men and women , some running , some quaffing the ice cool drinks ; the various booths labeled poultry , swine , sheep , etc . ; some ladles looking at the Rockford pickle , and numbers , of course , much taken with the prizewinners from the products of Mr . BuckVJPP H S _ 6 _ . S Some of these specimens are reproduced with wonderful vividness of color and correctness of outline ; such , for example , as the Monte Cristo watermelon , king of the Mammoth s pumpkin , the Lupton cabbage , new Creole onion , and County Fair tomato . By the way , we see that a special offer is made , Including one liberal pa...