National Geographic : 1926 Mar
R Song Birds find in your garden Dodson Houses, sienftifi the way they like them, or will they pass on to your neighbors? Do you know the joy of waiting for the return of your own particular family of Purple Mar tins? Have you seen and heard the Song Birds singing or working in your garden hunting the cutworms, bugs, moths, and other insects which devastate your choice trees, shrubs, and flowers? Your thoughtful provision of the kinds of homes they like, water to bathe in and some simple foods they crave, will Spring multitudes of these beau tiful birds to your garden. /jDODSON scientifically de Ssigned and artistic Bird Houses t"are a feature in the most beau tiful estates, country clubs, and parks all over America. No. 1 -Queen Anne Mar Stin House-48 rooms for the beautiful Martins who colo nize and eliminate mosquitoes. Scientific porch, pure white, green trim. Cy press, copper roof, including 22-foot easy rais ing pole. House, 36x26x37 inches. Price, $00.00; others as low as $18.00. No. 2-Flicker House-Lures the Flickers. They keep your trees free of destroying moths, ants, and other tree pests. 262 in. high by l2in., only $7.00. No. 3-llluebldrd | lIouse-The happiest, most beloved sonysters. Only Our scientific houses $2 satisfy these most exact- $26.00 ing birds. Made of oak, finished in green. Size, , 21in. high by16in. indi ameter, with 18-ft. easy raising pole. Price, $14.00. ( Iree--.j j Myfascinating book, "Your Bird Friends and How to Win Them," sent to any one who loves our beautifulsong birds. It is full of things you should know. Based on 40 years' study of this most interesting subject. No. 5-Autonatic Feeding Table, stocked with a few sim le foods they crave and DOD ON'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, 24x22x12 in., in cluding 8-ft. pole, $8.50. Dodson's Suet Cake, 40c a pound; Grain Mixtures, 10c a pound. No. 4-H anging lluebird House Very ornamental and successful house. Lack of projections fortifies it against sparrows. The body is fir, shingles cypress with copper coping. 16 in. x 21 in. high, including rust-proof hanger, ready to put up, only $7.00. Dodson's Scientific W ren House, 4 com partments, same ex terior design. 21x18. Oak body with projec tions, like No.3 . Gets the beautiful Silver throated Wrens, $7.00. Bird Bath Birds must have water or they eat fruits. This handsome stone ware bath, with specially design ed shallow edges, complete with 32-in. stand, only $26.00. Write for our big catalog of art stoneware furniture. Order direct from this ad. Keep Winter Fun Alive For All Time, In MOTION PICTURES with "Rf - AUTOMATIC The World's Highest Quality MOTION PICTURE CAMERA TAKING personal motion pictures with FILMO is now a favorite all-year-'round recreation of many world-famous people. Chas. M. Schwab, J. P. Morgan, JohnT. McCutcheon, Galli Curci, Zane Grey, J. Ogden Armour, Robt. W. Goelet, Viscountess Astor, M. P., and hundreds of others as promi nent are typical FILMO owners. The FILMO Camera is light in weight, compact, and as easy to carry as a "still" camera. As simple to use as a spyglass. No cranking. No tripod necessary. Economical. Pressing a button takes the pictures automatically. Pictures you take are shown on a wall or screen with the FILMO electrically operated Projector. The highest quality equipment obtain able. Designed and built by the Bell & Howell Co., who supply 95%, of the professional cameras and equipment used in studios the world over. Sold by better dealers. Write for descriptive booklet, "What you See, You Get." * 1817 Larchmont Ave. NEwoRK"'"M""Ywooo Chicago, Ill. SPRING TOURS TO ITALY, SWITZERLAND FRANCE, GREAT BRITAIN First tour via Paris and the Riviera sails April 10 Second tour sails April 24 direct to Naples ROUND-THE-WORLD SEPTEMBER 4, 1926, TO APRIL 7, 1927 An unusual and comprehensive tour Our purpose is to see the life of the East, not merely to circumnavigate the globe All parties are limited. Early application necessary. BUREAU OF UNIVERSITY TRAVEL 9 BOYD STREET NEWTON, MASS. OWN A BAROMETER and Foretell the Weather This reliable Barometer indicates changes in weather 8 to 24 hours in * advance. Scientifically constructed, attractive in appearance. Highly polished mahogany case, silvered S ' metal dial, heavy bevel glass front. Size 51/ inches. AN IDEAL GIFT Makes a highly prized and lasting gift. Edu cational, useful and interesting. Indispensable to motorists. Should be in every home. Fully guaran- $ 5 teed; postpaid to any address on receipt of .00 DAVID WHITE, Dept. 110, 419 E. Water Street Milwaukee, Wisconsin IIe . ,"*'; .^p< Easy Raising Pole Ask ^: about Dodson's Guaranteed Sparrow Trap. DODSON Scientifically Designed Houses can only be bought from JOSEPH H. DODSON, Inc. President of the American Audubon Association 740 Harrison Avenue Kankakee, Ill.