National Geographic : 1939 Jun
© National Geographic Society "GOOD HUNTING! WHO WANTS A FRESH GRASSHOPPER?" An Eastern Meadowlark, resplendent in yellow shirt front, white coat tails, and black cravat, looks around for possible danger before feeding his quadruplets. They repose, of all places, in Dr. Allen's hat (opposite right). Kodachromes byArthur A.Allen "SOMETHINGTELLS ME IAM NOT ALONE" From his perch among the sedges (carefully arranged by the photographer) a suspicious Redwing surveys the blind before going insearch offood for his young. The nestlings,out ofsight below, are even nearer the camera.