16 May 2014

Catching Wild Pigeons at Fawn Township

The York (Penn.) Republican states that Mr. Herbert, of Fawn Township, was in York on Monday, with a wagon loaded with about 700 wild pigeons, which had been taken in a net. One person in Lancaster caught two thousand of them in a net a few days ago.

April 4, 1850. Catching wild pigeons. Jeffersonian Republican 10(33): 2.