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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 21 March 1940

THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 1940 THE CITIZENS JOURNAL, ATLANTA, CASS COUNTY, TEXAS Locals Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Purtle visit- ed in Prescott, Ark., Sunday, with relatives. Elizabeth Sheppard, Charles White, Roy Brabham and Ray Go- ens are expected home Thursday from Centenary College, Shreve- port, for the Easter holidays. Pete Hogan and Ershel Thomas attended the fat stock show in Fort Worth last week end. NOTICE :: *■*+ : :: PHONE 92 We have installed a new Steam Iron which enables us to do better work and finish your dresses beautifully. MRS. JOHN SP1VEY JR., Who is in charge of Ladies' alterations and all minor repair work, asks that you bring all this kind of work !! to her. ALL WORK GUARANTEED ;; WE CALL FOR AND DELIVER Griffin Cleaners 4 the flower mart IS HOLDING OPEN HOUSE FRIDAY, SATURDAY and SUNDAY I And invite you to call and inspect the complete line of cut flowers, pot plants, roses, gardenias, orchids, and spring flowers for her corsage. Easter Lillies, / ^aleas, Double Tulips, ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 21 March 1940

THE CITIZENS JOURNAL, ATLANTA, CASS COUNTY, TEXAS The Citizens Journal (Founded 1879) J. W. HARHELL, Editor and Publisher Entered at the postoffice in Atlanta, Texas, as second-class mail matter, issued Thursday of each week—209 East Main Street—Phone No. SUBSCRIPTION RATES (Payable in Adance) State and Foreign: In Cass and Adjoining Counties. One Year $1.50 One Year $100 Six Months 1-00 Six Months 75 Three Months 65 Three Months oU J CROSS ROADS Elsie L. Woods, Reporter A large number of people of our community attended the singing at Union Hill Sunday night. We cer- tainly heard some fine singing and we take this opportunity to ex- press our appreciation for the fine hospitality shown us and all the other visitors by the people of Un- ion Hill community. J. P. Vinson of Omaha spent the week-end with his parents. Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Vinson. Mr. E. G Smith and family spent Sunday with Mrs Smith's parents Mr. and Mrs. Viard, of the Bethel community. Mr. and Mrs. I.. V. Long of Flat Cr...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 21 March 1940

THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 1940 THE CITIZENS JOURNAL, ATLANTA, CASS COUNTY, TEXAS QUEEN CITY NEWS Mrs. D. E. Ellington, Reporter hITdTed And with him perished all that men hold dear; Hope lay beside him in the sepul- cher, Love grew cold, and all things beautiful beside, Died when he died. HE ROSE! And with him hope arose, and life and light. Men said, "Not Christ, but Death died yesternight." And joy and truth and all things Phone 279 Cleaning and Pressing P. G. GROGARD virtuous Rose when he rose. Easter is blessed festive time, a drama of high and solemn joy, wherein men celebrate the highest hopes and deepest intuitions of their own essential nature as im- mortal souls. In the resurrection of Christ, the power of God to overcome human sin and its utlimate effects, was demonstrated. Christ's victory over evil is also ours if we are rightly related to God. Easter therefore celebrates our own entrance into a new life—eter- nal life. This Easter week should put Christ knocking at many doors...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 21 March 1940

D0VGLASSV1LLE Mrs, B. W. Swint Everyone in very happy over the erection of the new Sunday School rooms. They are nearing comple- tion. Benny Morriss and Todd Mc- Whorter, of Valentine and Van Horn visited relatives and friends here last week end. Mrs. David Lawrence and family and Mrs. Maud Willis, of Vivian La., visited in the S. B. Willis home last week-end. Miss Mattie Snipes and Mrs. G. Johnston, of Ft. Worth visited their mother last week-end. Mrs. Snipes i Mrs. Lancaster is visiting her fa- ther of Temple who has been seri- ously ill. Mrs. A. B. Shaw of Texarkana visited in the E. Swint home last week-end. Mr. and Mrs. A. D. Morriss and has been- ill, but is improving now. j Mr, and Mrs. H_ P# McCoy attend- ed the horse racing in Hot Springs Saturday returning Sunday Rev. Burkhalter brought an lias Mrs. Shep Cranberry entertain- ed the five Carlow sisters of Tex- arkana Sunday. Mr. Jim Cranber- ry and Jacoline Body, of Texarkana were also guests. CLASSIFIED School Election Pro...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 28 March 1940

Complete News and Advertising Coverage for Atlanta and Cass County Trade Area I i V"" : The Citizens Journal SIXTY-FIRST YEAR atlanta, cass county, texas, thursday, march 28, 1940 Be Loyal to Atlanta! • Trade at Home! • Sell at Home! • Buy at Home! NUMBER TWELVE — bv us — The citizens of Atlanta and sur- rounding section are thankful that we have one of the largest and strongest radio stations located near us in that of KWKH, Shreve- port. It is a 50,000 watt station, one of the best in America. It car- ries all programs of the Columbia system, both music and news. This station featured an Atlanta Day last Thursday March 21 starting at 6:00 a.m. to 12 p.m., with special programs by Atlanta people at 1:00, 3:00, 5:00 p.m. with a special sa- lute to Atalnta at 6:45 p.m. by Jer- ry Bozeman. This was a wonderful day for Atlanta through the cour- tesy of KWKH, Shreveport. At- lanta salutes you, KWKH, for your kindness to us. There are many funny angles to some acts of our government and ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 28 March 1940

HXDAY, MA&CM 1 W P. W2fti «r„ from j Mi* l!.W«IH| fUi-v f .; ittai) infcauu' TTtjT?T1 A* trip ** III*; Ml If Mi1 " i. I U-) t the r pp ,Je w * fr.«w «p- **«* j**y **■!' % the i**t>>« Mm f**0** ! tfl i l* d aod the jwe-thland. SEE US INSURANCE On Farm Property, Aato- ffjobsle* ar*3 Trvckj*, School ({ouxen and Churefce-s. Travfdens Accident liduts up to $5,000, 25e for 24 hn? BANNER Insurance Agency Atlanta NttMsn] Ea-k Bldjr j. ,wm ,«V5 !•'-■ SSLS^ Stuck, Ariu«u«1 T«Mu Frost ;| 1© FufeaH, ST- They w«* swjr |j ||g| Jippipiip^ '■ ■ v ■ 'KUtmt ' I foffiiiTawM «MJ , . ... _ a M<y .1toarfuetym Our t^iajwtiryto the*. J. c. ms vf Mim&mippi at JwktMxi vt Monday **.«! ttjmwimiA by &e fawviag frw to i-ntoafi ear Jb- «tf BioJmburg. He *w «•*feentiltfKatkmalewradterjr«®J- ktfwoMt* mi <*«#/ 4^-IK, is "-''isf dkuft ,&£, j* «f imr mmiu m - iSb '**hle9*ie jButaJj-Kifc. Mas. jr. T.' ernem ** VkkMmg sad1: **" * *• j .VxKKSss^s JS .MM* to u*, of taw* afjsttasjg #w *ffwr this...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 28 March 1940

THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 1940 THE CITIZENS JOURNAL, ATLANTA, CASS COUNTY, TEXAS MMMHEVP 0 but you cm WsTiuwum UVERT0WN5 I FOR AS UVTLt M NOW IS YOUR CHANCE TO GET GOLDEN PLY BLOW-OUT PROTECTION! DON'T MISS IT! SEE US WHILE PRICES ARE SO LOW! • No, tire prices aren't what they used to be. Yet look at the low price we're quoting on Goodrich Safety Silvertowns. Silvertowns are the only tires in the world with the vital blow-out protection of the Golden Ply— the famous Goodrich invention that resists the terrific internal tire heat that causes so many of today's high-speed blow-outs—gives real blow-out protection. For safety's sake, take advantage of this opportunity to get Silvertowns while prices are low. See us today. EAST TEXAS MOTOR COMPANY Phone 148 Your Chevrolet Dealer At!anta-Linden GROGAN MFG. CO.—BIVINS—WHITE WALKER LUR. CO FANT MERCANTILE CO., LANIER ONLY SILVERTOWNS CAN w GIVE YOU THIS LIFE-SAVING BLOW-OUT PROTECTION 'Prices subject to chanfje without notice Goodrich (fak&o ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 28 March 1940

k: THE CITIZENS JOURNAL, ATLANTA, CASS COUNTY, TEXAS THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 1940 P i Sftl h" iMtwi i mug, followed by prayer by MrB. 0. D. Aken, after which the presi- letit Mrs. J. C. White took charge if the business. All officers pres- nt gave splendid reports. The committee presented the ames of the new officers for the :>ming six months and they are as >llows: Mrs. Jay Clements, presi- nt; Mrs. C. W. Starkey, first vice 'esident; Mrs. Hap Clements, ■cond vice president; Mrs. T. L. vans, third vice president, Mrs. E. Ware fourth vicp president; r«. Hunter McWilliams, secre- ry and Mrs. Clyde Clements, re- ft cr. Special prayer was voiced for unsaved and the revival meet- now in progress. The social hour was enjoyed by I The decoration of the room, as 111 as the refreshments, carried Athenium Club Holds Meeting the Easter motif. Wednesday, March 27, the Sunt ie class had its business meet' followed by special rice. The Atheneum Club met March 21 in the home of Mrs. William How...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 28 March 1940

■ : 1 Hrff THURSDAY, MARCH 28,1940 THE CITIZENS JOURNAL, ATLANTA, CASS COUNTY, TEXAS Locals Cheapest and best Maize Heads and Fertilizers in Atlanta. See Tom Willis for prices before you buy! Lewed Lester of Houston, Texas spent the week-end here with, his mother. lloyce Wood and family were Easter holiday guests of their pa- rents, Mr. and Mrs. E. W. King. Mrs. Arden Harvey, of Marshall, was a week-end visitor of parents, Mr. and Mrs. S. T. Deason. Mrs. Louise Richey and children, of St. Jo, Texas, are visiting Mr. and Mrs. T. R. Richey. Itufus Edwards, of Paris, Texas, f visited his mother Mrs. Ana Ed- Ctfwurds Sunday. Kenneth Whisenant and Charles Hope Green of Arlington, were visiting relatives during the Eas- ter holidays. Elizabeth Sheppard and Charles White of Shreveport spent the holi- days in Atlanta. i'hilip Fouche, Chick Miles and Jake Trice of Commerce spent the Easter holidays with relatives and friends. Esmarie White and Francis Stew- art, of Denton, spent the Easter h...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 28 March 1940

THE CITIZENS JOURNAL, ATLANTA, CASS COUNTY, TEXAS ' ' ' 1 " f "y ' ' Linden Captures County Track Title □ □ I i r Gain in Quality Means Gain in Performance! TODAY'S automobile engines must have a gasoline of high quality to give you the performance you ex- pect. So again, Humble presents the motorists of Texas with a gain in quality: improvements in Hum- ble give you new heights of performance; and Esso Extra is the motor fuel without an equal. Improvement of these gasolines results from our policy of CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT: Humble technical men are constantly experimenting, in the laboratory and on the road, with improved products for your car. This con- stant research results in continuous improvement of the gpsolines, motor oils and other products you get under the Humble sign. The process of improvement is so con- tinuous that specific improvements frequently are made without public announcement. It is only when marked improvements are made, like the improvement in quality of th...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 28 March 1940

THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 1940 THE CITIZENS JOURNAL, ATLANTA, CASS COUNTY, TEXAS Freeman Cleaners Phone 316 ELECT C. T. NEUGENT STATE SENATOR and Give the FARMER a friend in the Senate; Give the SCHOOLS a faithful worker; Give the OLD FOLKS a man they can trust; Give LABOR a leader they will not fear. 10-tfc (Political Advertisement) School Trustee Elec- tion Proclamation! In compliance with an order of the Board of Trustees, of the At- lanta Independent School District in session, I, A. O. Brabham, presi- dent of said school board, issue my proclamation, ordering an election for the purpose of elect- ing three trustees for the full term of three years; said election to be held in the city secretary's office in said district, on the first Satur- day in April, the same being the sixth day of April 1940, and N. A. King is hereby appointed manager of said election with authority to select assistants as he deems neces- sary. , A. O. BRABHAM, President A • N. S. SMITH, Secretary. 9-5tc rnrr f ...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 28 March 1940

m Baft? ?x a n i. '• $&(. . . ,..-• \ THE CITIZENS JOURNAL, ATLANTA, CASS COUNTY, TEXAS 'i %0:* \.M \- THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 1940 J ••/I United Gas Co. Advertising Program United Gas Pipe Line Company which launched a national advertis- ing program last year to encourage the location of industries in the territory it serves, this week an- nounced plans for the continuation of this activity. Industrial development in the Gulf South is of vital interest to every person residing in this area. It is a known fact that new wealth and prosperity for any area follows sound industrial development by the expansion of existing industries and establishment of new industries. Working toward the development of a greater Gulf South the Com- pany's Industrial Development pro- gram includes advertising in nation al publications. .The plan also cov- ers direct mailings to selected in- dustries a.nd personal contacts with heads of industrial organizations. A parallel activity of the company's Indust...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 4 April 1940

Complete News and Advertising Coverage for Atlanta and Cass County Trade Area ! The CmzENS Journal Be Loyal to Atlanta! • Trade at Home! • Sell at Home! • Buy at Home! SIXTY-FIRST YEAR ATLANTA, CASS COUNTY, TEXAS, THURSDAY, APRIL 4, 1940 Trustee Election Managers for County Mill Creek, 1, J. R. Wiggins, C. P. Wray, Arthur Trammel. Violet Hill, 3, M. J. Odell, Maton Hudson, Joe McCain. t Sardis, 4, C. E. Beauchamp, Ben Shelton, R. P. Rankin. Cusseta, 5, Martin Cameron, (Se- lect two others.) Union Chapel, 6, I. L. Brabham, J. 0. Robinson (select 1). O'Farrel, 7, W. G. Smith, T. H. Tate, Ebb Lummus. Blalock, 8, Jamie Harwell, Jim- mie Upchurch, (select 1). Liberty Grove, 10, Chester Wa- ters, I. L. Beck (select 1.) Bloomburg, 11, R. S. Hurt, J. T. Chamblee, C. P. Anthony. Spencer Chapel, 12, E. S. Wom- mack, Lewis Upchurch, Lester Howell. Bear Creek, 14, M. Morrow, Bud Clark, N. D. Webster. Springdale, 15, Noah Howell, El- ton Pritchard, H. E. Shelton. Bivins, 17, Newt Heath, Theron G...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 4 April 1940

' (S--V- X CASS COUNTY, TEXAS e Citizens Journal (Founded 1879) J. W. HARRELL, Editor and Publisher at the postoffice in Atlanta, Texas, as second-class mail matter, hursday of each week—209 East Main Street—Phone No. 178 SUBSCRIPTION RATES (Payable in Adance) State and Foreign: In Cass and Adjoining Counties. One Year $1.50 One Year $1.00 Six Months 1.00 Six Months 75 Three Months .65 Thr*e Months .50 PINEY GROVE Mrs. EnnlB Anderson We had a nice crowd out for Sunday School, also had a nice sing ing Sunday night. The classes will meet every Friday night to sing. Every one come out to singing Sunday night. The public is in- vited to coma and sing with us. The Ilible class will meet Thurs- day afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Stovall spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Rupert Hendrix. Misses Louise and Aubrey Taber spent Sunday with Miss Valorie Waters. Miss Dorothy King of Marshall spent the week-end with her mo- ther Mrs. Myrtle King. Mr. ;ind Mrs. W. J. Waters andl Mrs. Alvin Waters spent...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 4 April 1940

THUR8DA V . APRIL 4, 1940 CROSS ROADS Elsie L. Woods, Reporter The Atalnta Quartet will sing at THE CITIZENS JOURNAL, ATLANTA, CASS COUNTY, TEXAS GOOD FOOD • Reasonably Priced! Home Made Chili T-Bone Steaks • Sandwiches of all kinds! Free Delivery in City Limits PHONE 320 ROYAL CASTLE the Cross Roads Baptist church the third Sunday night, April 21. All singers and quartets are very cor- dially invited to come and be with us. Week-end visitors in the E. G. Smith home were Mr. and Mrs. Sloan Viard and children of Fort Worth and Mr. and Mrs. Wright Smith of Dallas. Mr. and Mrs. Haskell Voung spent the week-end with friends and relatives of Prewitts Lake. Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Wbod and daughter visited with friends and relatives of Turkey Creek, Linden, Prewitts Lake and Three States, Sunday. Miss Letha Long is spending the week-end with Mr. and Mrs. Dick WE WILL BUY TOMATOES, BEANS! I 7 9 Paying $10.00 per ton for Tomatoes and $30.00 ton for i;i Beans at the factory. We will also buy all ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 4 April 1940

3* v COUNTY, TEXAS THURSDAY, APRIL 4, 1940 Myra Neal Harrell SOCIETY EDITOR Phone 178 rethodist W. M. S. The four groups of the Metho- dist Missionary societies held their monthly business meeting at the Educational building, Monday, April 1, at 3 o'clock. The meeting was called to order by the president, Mrs. 0. C- Oden. Mrs. Dodd gave an inspiring de- votional. Reports were given by all offi- cers and other business discussed. Mrs. Edd Rabb gave an interest- lesson from the second chapter of the mission study book "Homeland Harvest." The meeting was closed with a prayer. Atlanta Garden Club The Atlanta Garden Club will meet Friday with Mrs. L. P. All- day. Members are urged to be present and to bring any paints you have to spare for a plant ex- change. ; , The Thursday Study Club Entertained Political Science was the topic of the rtudy for the Thursday Study Club in their meeting March 28, in the home of Mrs. Fred Flan- agan. Mrs. D. T. Smith was the leader for the program. The pr...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 4 April 1940

f: :1SI ' ■" • thursday, april 4,1940 HEY KIDS! FREE THRETRE PARTY The State Theatre is giving the kids a big theatre party Saturday. All children who attend the theatre sometime Saturday, before 5:30 p. m., will be given a large double- dip ice cream cone absolutely free —this being made possible through the courtesy of the Alexander- Hughes Drug Co., and Borden's Ice Cream Co. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Watkins and •on Roy Jr., of Shreveport, were Sunday visitors in the H. A. Thom- as home. ■r"Mi No Half-Starved lawn can thrive GIVE it a chancc to do its bestl Feed your lawn the square meal for all plants—Vigoro. Com- plete, balanced. 4 lbs. per 100 sq. ft. will bring amazing resultsl It js clean, odorless, easy to uso ' -and inexpensive. "J/!• Sqwara FOK LAWfcS AND SARDENS Farmer's Feed & Supply Co. S. Williams Phone 50 ATLANTA, TEXAS Federation Women Meet at Commerce The call for the annual con tion of the Third District, Ti Federation of Women's Clubs been rfent out by Miss Maud V st...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 4 April 1940

THE CITIZENS JOURNAL, A D SCHOOL THURSDAY, AFf McLEOD WINS CLASS "B" CHAMPIONSHIP In 1989 McLeod missed the class "B" crown by only a few points, but 1940 found the school with a TUNE IN Thursday, April 4 8 to 9 P WOAI San Antonio KPRC Houston M WBAP Fort Worth WFAA Dallas mm ..... •:...... determination to reach this goal. The murch was begun by listing 6 points in tennis. The next points were added by the track team when both the juniors and the seniors won first in their divisions. Dur- ing the past week-end many other points were added in literary and soft ball events. The student body, faculty and community is proud of this win, which is the result of co- operative effort. All groups and departments working together brought the school this victory. A total of 78 points were made. The McLeod Ward School also ' won a large number of events but I were not champions of their divi- sion. However, they made a total of 87 Va points. The schools enjoyed to the ut- most, their associati...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 4 April 1940

THURSDAY, APRIL 4,1940 QUEEN CITY NEWS Mrs. J. E. Ellington, Editor THE CITIZENS JOURNAL, ATLANTA, CASS COUNTY, TEXAS Diamond Studded Cross Field Marshal Baron Mannerheim leader of the Finnish armies, in the recent war with Russia, was decor- ated with the highest military honor of the nation—the diamond stud- ded liberty cross. He is the first ever to receive this distinction. We feel that this heroic nation has made a wise choice in bestowing this honor on her heroic defended. A Really Fine Afternoon:— Nineteen members and three visi- tors enjoyed the splendid Mission- f reeman Cleaners Phone 316 ary program Monday afternoon in the home of Mrs. Roy Hackney. The theme "A Goodly Heritage" was presented by Mrs. W. R. Pow- ell. "Birthright Missionary," Bishop Walter Lambert, by Mrs. Joe Roach. Mrs. Henry Riley gave the Bulletin. A duet was given by Mes dames Hackney and Johnson. Offerings were given on local work, parsonage improvements still demanding our gifts. We each have some tal...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Citizens Journal — 4 April 1940

t Knocks Horn Flies Loose; Traps Them "The horn flies were bad and the cattle were nearly crazy. Out of the brush come3 an old cow at a dead run. She heads for the trap, goes through it, and starts grazing on the t>ther side." That is an example of the stories going the rounds about the new horn fly trap designed by W. G. Bruce of the USDA Bureau of En- tomology and Plant Quarantine, and tested experimentally on several Texas ranches. The trap resembles a carnival "crazy house" and is placed where cattle must pass through it on their way to water and in similar lo- cations. Weighted flaps knock off the flies and traps placed to take ad- vantage of the insect's habit of flying to the side when disturbed catches them. There has been no difficulty in familiarizing livestock with the trap. Once the flies become annoy ing, the cattle soon learn to make for the trap. A list of materials and an illus- tration of the trap—which can be built from scrap material by any- one handy with tool...

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