National Geographic : 1938 Jul
© National Geographic Society WROTE LILY PONS: "I'M DEEPLY TOUCHED" Big shipments of goldfish catalogues and lily bulbs made possible a new post office near Frederick, Maryland. Postal officials rejected the two-word name "Lily Ponds" and adopted the contraction, pleasing the opera singer, who sends her Christmas cards here for postmarking. Dufaycolor Photographs by Willard R. Culver IT'S AN UNLUCKY DUCK THAT KNOWS ITS OWN IMAGE! To lure game birds within shotgun range, Robert F.McGaw, of Havre de Grace, Maryland, manufactures decoys of nine varieties of migra tory waterfowl. Set out inlong strings oranchored individually around the blind, the wooden ducksbob and tip onthe waves asifalive.