National Geographic : 1933 Aug
rnotograpn irom r.eystone-Underwoodc A PAIR OF SPIDERS CONSTITUTE THEMSELVES HANGMEN This battle was fought in a cellar at Elgin, Illinois. Probably the victim became tangled in the web accidentally as it lifted its head, and the spiders immediately bound it fast with additional threads. Photograph byGeorge R.King INSECTSSHOULD HEED THE WARNING Not only motorists but small-winged creatures have reason toread this sign. The orb web on the leftisinperfect condition; that ontheright either was abandoned before completion ordamaged after construction.