National Geographic : 1938 Aug
SLCapt. 1i. M .orrey salmon AN OCEAN WANDERER IN THE HAND The storm petrel is sooty-black except for a white patch on the rump (page 240). Its small size is apparent in the hand of a child. The bird often is seen at sea in the roughest weather; hence its name (page 275). (4)Konald Al.Lockley A STORM PETREL SETTLES DOWN TO RAISE A"FAMILY"' OF ONE The dainty bird, met with by sailors everywhere on the North Atlantic, isone of the kinds known as "MotherCarey's chickens" (pp. 240, 244). Itbreeds invast numbers in the crevices on Skokholm. Stones were removed to show the egg.