16 May 2014

Immense Numbers of Wild Pigeons Surrounding St. Clairsville

Immense numbers of wild pigeons are now in the woods surrounding our village. They are fat and plump, and it seems the sportsman's harvest. We heard of a person who had taken about six hundred in a net the present season.

April 3, 1856. [Immense numbers of wild pigeons surrounding St. Clairsville.] Belmont Chronicle 8(26): 2. Published at St. Clairsville.