16 May 2014

Large Quantities of Pigeons Flying and in Market

During the past week, large quantities of pigeons were flying. Many have been taken by our farmers and others, fond of the sport. Live pigeons have been selling from 37 1/2 to 50 cents per dozen. Dead ones as low as 18 3/4 cents per dozen.

March 23, 1850. Pigeons. Sunbury American 2(52): 2.