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Image from page 328 of “The ABC of bee culture: a cyclopaedia of every thing pertaining to the care of the honey-bee; bees, honey, hives, implements, honey-plants, etc., facts gleaned from the experience of thousands of bee keepers all over our land, and

Image from page 328 of “The ABC of bee culture: a cyclopaedia of every thing pertaining to the care of the honey-bee; bees, honey, hives, implements, honey-plants, etc., facts gleaned from the experience of thousands of bee keepers all over our land, and
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Identifier: abcofbeeculturec00root
Title: The ABC of bee culture: a cyclopaedia of every thing pertaining to the care of the honey-bee; bees, honey, hives, implements, honey-plants, etc., facts gleaned from the experience of thousands of bee keepers all over our land, and afterward verified by practical work in our own apiary
Year: 1884 (1880s)
Authors: Root, A. I. (Amos Ives), 1839-1923
Subjects: Bee culture
Publisher: Medina, Ohio
Contributing Library: University of British Columbia Library
Digitizing Sponsor: University of British Columbia Library

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en I am not in the bee-yavd, (ir going fioni one•;ii)iary to another, I untie and tuck it in tlie en)wn oftlie hat, and it is out of tlie way, and all ready at amoments notice, which we all know is very conven-ient sometimes. Foiliand-g-ear or false sleeves I use colored silii-t-hifr. Aftei they are made, dip tliem in linseed oil;lianKthem in the sun till dry. then the hees tan notsting throug^h them. I liave a ruVjlier elastic in theupper end above the elbow, also the one that is aroundthe liand. Have a tiiumb-liole woiked in above theela.stic, so that the hand is all covered, except the fin-gers and tliumb (like a mit), only tiie fingers are alltogether. With sleeves made in that way. bees donot crawl up my ai-ms and make me uncomfortable,and give me pain. W. L. Coggshalii. West Groton, N. Y., April 21. 1H89. Mr. Martin and Mr. CoggshaL botli makeuse of sleeve-protectors. Both will be foundexceedinglj useful for protecting the handsand wrists, and they i)revent them gettingdaubed.

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sewed to its lower edge and to its front.For the face, a piece is cut out large enoughti) receive a piece «»f wire cloth. BEE-HATS FOR WOyiEN. Mrs. L. Harrison, of Peoria, 111., uses abee-hat like the one illustrated above. Thehat is made of green wire cloth ; the top ofpasteboard, and the bottom of calico. Mrs. L. C. Axtell, of Roseville, 111., anotli-er one of ourpro m i n e n tlady bee-keepers, onewlio produceslarge crops ofhoney, uses aiiead – wearlike the omshown in tliccut. It issimply a bon-net having acalico cape

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