National Geographic : 1913 May
THE COCKROACH The detestable night visitor of the kitchen whose presence is an indication that somewhere crumbs of food orgrease or something of the kind is left about. No wonder, with such spiny legs as these, it can crawl anywhere and everywhere, and with'hundred jointed feelers itisquick to scent the presence of its food. What diseases may it not bring into our houses? (see page 587).