National Geographic : 1923 Mar
4MY r~ i( T. _ ,'POSE AiC s PREtTYEAST 'H A DODSONHOUSE MiC..AE.n rr n - EASY NO HINC,! "'M AFTERA rTHOSANDev5 A DAYA.A SOME MEANS A BIG FAMILY AND PURPLE MARTIN HOUSE Martins feed almost entirely on winged insects. secias Dodson RID THE GARDEN OF INSECT PESTS NOW mosquito. One martin will eat - a thousanda day. Cottage style, white pine painted Bd When the green things appear, tender plants and buds, green and white, 28 compart Smens.To o onPoie. e26- you'll need the song birds. They are the destroyers of the 17 s 31 inches. Price $16.00. Houses Other sinhesup So. Houses insect pests. That is why you see more Dodson Bird . Houses each year, why they are an important invest. ::. ment. A These little scientific houses attract the birds season after season and help multiply these cheerful WOODPECKER HOUSE workers. i Your trees, for example, need the woodpeckers. Woodpeck ers devouras man seso n . ceru as 75 kinda of costly insects. inei a kinds o cosly insecu"" Their chisel bills and sharp tongues bore deep into the bark where insects They destroy moths, ants and :l . spiders, and those pests thart lurk. You could not see these insects till the tree was dying! The early it attack trees aOfNorway pine with cypress robin hunts March-flies! A Each Dodson Bird House attracts some helpful o"fshingleailate rper t bird. Order now from Kankakee. Mr. Dodson will gladly advise you. 'To attach to tree trunk. 26 in. high. 12 in wide. Bark Save the garden, the trees and the shrubs! brown. Price $6.00. g eh JOSEPH H. DODSON 702 Harrison Avenue KANKAKEE, ILLINOIS Mr. Dodson is,.Pre.ident of the American Audubon Association FAMOUS DODSON SPARROW TRAP English sparrows do no work. They attach the song birds, eat row trap will free your grounds Sr,.of this pest: Of tinned wire, weatherproof. 36 x 18 x 12 in. Price $8.00 FREE Mr. Dodson's fascinating booklet "'Your Bird Friends and Ho to Win Them will be gladlyhoues. Fort years' loving study of the song birds has completed it. i A housefor every bird in every clime ! "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."