National Geographic : 1926 Jun
Mr. Dodson, President of the American Audubon Associa tion, making friends with a black-capped chickadee at Bird Lodge, Kankakee, Ill. Happiness Every Little Bird * There is something about Wreodson's Scientific the intimate confidence and as shown above. The Silver trust of the wild birds that throated Wren is one of our brings joy to the hear s of every- sweetest singers. A four brings. oys yno thehear.other comartment house satisfies one. Possibly no oilier living their habit of changing nests things are so quick to sense the for each of their three broods. protec ion and welcome that prop- Beautiful design, made of oak, erly designed houses and shelters finished in green, with cypress afford, shingles, copper coping, comes complete with rust-proof snap One can watch them with untiring in- on hanger. Size, 28 in. high by terest as they hop from twig to twig, 18 in. in diameter. Price, working and singing the whole day $7.00. through, ridding your cherished trees, . shrubs, flowers and premises of in- -fi jurious moths, beetles, mites, mosqui toes anj other insect pests. A ' WHY DODSON HOUSES WIN THE BIRDS Mr. Dodson has for many years de voted his entire time to lecturing, vis iting beautiful estates in the study of wild birds all over America. Many seemingly insignificant details have been discovered and patented by him that are vital in the luring of songbirds to man made houses. Mr. Dodson is always f willing to talk be fore clubs orasso ciationsinterested in creating bird sanctuaries,either private or munic- ipal. Bluebird House The happi est and nost be loved song sters. Our scien tific houses sat isfy these most | 1 exacting birds. Made of oak,fin ihed in green. Size21 in. high by ! 16 in,in diam eter, with 18 'ft.easy raising ,ole. Price, $14.00 . BIRD BATH This handsome stoneware bath is an ornament forany garden,being very graceful i'! and substantial. The birds . bathe freelyin it,as they do not fear the cats. Comn plete with 32-in. stand, only $2i.00 Write for our big catalog of art stoneware furniture. Automatic Feeding Shelter, stocked with a few simple foods they crave and DODSON'S Suet Cake and Grain Mixture, lures songsters from the whole neighborhood. Automati cally revolves to protect birds from storms. Cypress, finished in green. Size,21x22x12 in..including 8-foot pole, $8.50; with copper roof. $11.00. Dodson's Suet Cake, 40e a pound; Grain Mixtures, 10c a nound. Order direct from th Designed House JOSEPH H President of the A 740 Harrison A QUEEN ANNE MARTIN HOUSE 48rooms for the beautiful Mar tins, who colonize. Scientific porch, pure white, green trim. Cypress, copper roof, including 22-foot easy raising pole. House, x26x7 inches. Price, $(i0.00 . Others as low as $18.00 . FLICKER HOUSE Lures the Flickers. They keep your trees 4 free of destroying moths, ants and other tree pests. 26Y2 in. high by l2in., only $7.00. Mylasciniting book, "Your Bird Friends and How to Win Them," sent to any one who loves our beautiful songbirds. It is full of things you should know. Based on 40 years' S study of this most interesting subject. is ad. DODSON Scientifically s can be bought only from I. DODSON, Inc. merican Audubon Association Avenue Kankakee, Ill. To Make the Promise Come True SEXT December and January, Febru ary and March! The snow-cold-in doors months of workaday America. The sun-warm-outdoors months of romance lands . . . So, this cruise sails from New York December 2. In a week, the balmy Mediterranean. An unforgettable Christ mas in the Holy Land. An ever-memor able New Year's Eve in Cairo. India and Ceylon in height of season. 25 ports-132 days of travel. Peking-4 full days. Japan for the plum-blossoms. Home for the Easter blossoms . . . A World Cruise such as you've promised yourself. And, Canadian Pacific has the facilities to make the promise come true . . . Its own Em press of Scotland, to carry you by sea. Its own shore-staff to guide you on land. Resident agents, to secure privileges. Rail and hotel affiliations, to command best ac commodations . . . To be the preferred guest of such a system, on such a cruise, is a wonderful thing! "See this world before the next" This ship is the Empress of Scotland-25,000 gross tons. Only 1 4 her usual capacity will be booked on this cruise. Literature from your local agent or Canadian Pacific-344 Madison Ave., N. Y .; Chicago, 71 E. Jack son Boulevard; Montreal, 141 St. James St. Principal cities. U. S. A. and Canada. Per sonal service if desired. Canadian c-7uorldsreatest C rael System WC Ask about Dodson's Guaranteed Sparrow Trap.