19 May 2014

Wild Pigeons Brought Into Little Rock for Sale

Wild pigeons by the wagon load are brought into Little Rock for sale. They bring fifty cents a dozen. The Gazette says that "two gentlemen residing below the city, killed 1,200 pigeons with their shot guns, on Monday morning last, on the Keatts bar, twelve miles below town.

November 5, 1867. [Wild pigeons brought into Little Rock for sale.] Columbia Daily Phoenix 3(196): 3.