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" ... for the acorn, on which they rapidly fatten. When an unusually profuse crop of acorns is produced in a particular section of country, great numbers of turkeys are enticed from their ordinary haunts in the surrounding districts. About the beginning... "
Annual Report of the American Institute of the City of New York - Page 154
by American Institute of the City of New York - 1853
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Our Domestic Fowls

William Charles L. Martin - 1799 - 16 pages
...country, great numbers of turkeys are enticed from their ordinary haunts in the surrounding districts. About the beginning of October, while the mast still...assemble in flocks, and direct their course to the rich bottomlands. At this season they are observed in great numbers on the Ohio and Mississippi. The time...
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The Literary Gazette: A Weekly Journal of Literature, Science ..., Volume 10

William Jerdan, William Ring Workman, Frederick Arnold, John Morley, Charles Wycliffe Goodwin - 1826
...country, great numbers of turkeys are enticed from their ordinary haunts in the surrounding districts. About the beginning of October, while the mast still...Mississippi. The time of this irruption is known to the Indians by the name of the turkey month. " The males, usually termed gobblers, associate in parties...
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American Ornithology: Or The Natural History of the Birds of the ..., Volume 4

Alexander Wilson - 1831
...country, great .numbers of turkeys are enticed from their ordinary haunts in the surrounding districts. About the beginning of October, while the mast still...Mississippi. The time of this irruption is known to the Indians by the name of the turhey month. The males, usually termed gobblers, associate in parties,...
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The Edinburgh Literary Journal: Or, Weekly Register of Criticism ..., Volume 6

1831
...country, great numbers of turkeys arc enticed from their ordinary haunts in the surrounding districts. About the beginning of October, while the mast still...and Mississippi. The time of this irruption is known tp the Indians by the name of the turltty mpnth, " The males, usually termed gobblers, associate in...
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The Gardens and Menagerie of the Zoological Society Delineated: Birds

Edward Turner Bennett - 1831
...inhabit, great numbers of Turkeys are enticed from their ordinary haunts in the surrounding districts. About the beginning of October, while the mast still...and direct their course to the rich bottom lands; and so constant is their appearance that the season of this irruption is known to the Indians by the...
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The Natural History of Gallinaceous Birds: Vol. I ..., Volume 4, Part 1

Sir William Jardine - 1834 - 268 pages
...country, great numbers of turkeys are enticed from their ordinary haunts in the surrounding districts. About the beginning of October, while the mast still remains on the trees, they assemble in docks, and direct their course to the rich bottom lands. At this season they are observed in great...
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Family Magazine: Or Monthly Abstract of General Knowledge

1836
...inhabit, great numbers of turkeys are enticed from their ordinary haunts in the surrounding districts. About the beginning of October, while the mast still...assemble in flocks, and direct their course to the rich bottom-lands ; and so constant is their appearance, that the season of this irruption is known to the...
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The Family Magazine, Volume 4

1837
...inhabit, great numbers of turkeys arc enticed from tbeir ordinary haunts in the surrounding districts. About the beginning of October, while the mast still...assemble in flocks, and direct their course to the rich bottom-lands ; and so constant is their appearance, that the season of ibis irruption is known to the...
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The New Pictorial & Illustrated Family Magazine, Established for ..., Volume 3

1846
...great numbers of turkeys are enticed from their ordinary haunts in the surrounding districts. About ihe beginning of October, while the mast still remains on the trees, they assemble in flocks and direct iheir course to the cch bottom lands. At this season they are observed in great numbers on the Ohio...
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Ornamental, Aquatic, and Domestic Fowl, and Game Birds: Their Importation ...

James Joseph Nolan - 1850 - 191 pages
...country, great numbers of turkeys are enticed from their ordinary haunts, in the surrounding districts. About the beginning of October, while the mast still...Mississippi ; the time of this irruption is known, to the Indians, by the name of the turkey month. The males, usually termed gobblers, associate in parties,...
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