Brownsville Daily Herald (Brownsville, Tex.), Vol. 10, No. 143, Ed. 1, Saturday, January 11, 1902 Page: 4 of 4
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Feeding a Queen.
BY CLAIRE CLAXTON.
Apiculture has proved one of the
rascinatiug pursuits in the animal
uuu' Ae uabits of bees have
famished columns of interesting
"inner ami yet much fine knowl
edge or the ugly little honey mak
ers uieir quaint customs and mode
of living belongs to a primitive
race of country folk who dwell re-
mote from cities and have ueither
sufficient intellect nor energy to
tell half the interesting anecdotes
of the cell makers that have be-
come theirs by inheritance and ob-
servation. "Do you know how they train a
queen V asked a bonnetted old
country woman ot me one day as
she changed the position of heri
snuff stick from one side of the
mouth to the other. "You know
mat tney have a woman ruler aud
..- I 1 .1 ...
nuu o itnuw no oiuer? ' sue con
tinued. I noddetj my affirmative
making a mental note of the fact
to give to tbe women suffragists.
r urn j j k . ? ... 1
tcu &iiu eominueu "lie
throne doesn't cuxue dowu from
mother to dangmen as Making
doms but the mmmZ bejjs. elect
Ml PIP men rrtfctiiiiV il
iixe we urejpnt m
kJ5their say 3s to whom shall grove
That's so" she responded
"but they don't go about it in the
same way. Yon see when this hive
gets too full the workiug bees
know that it's time to look about
for another queen. They must have
a new hive and so I put one up for
theui. They understand and go
about training a queen that shall
be royal enough to rule them."
"So they make a robe of honey
"Genuine and put it on the shoulders
of the prettiest girl bee who re
ceives the popular vote?" I sug
"They dou't do any such thing'
with a gesture of disgust. "They
pick out a larva aud begin to feed
It with the queerest food you ever
saw. They get it from certain
flowers and never us it iu the mak
iug of honey comb. Only once do
th0 seek such weetnessand then
'tis: on an occasion like this. They
purine little living germ off to it
self and nourish it on this food
tenders call it the 'royal
lelly. Whenover we seel this
performance going on we know
that very soon the old queen will
be the dowager and that the new
hive is to be occupied. As soon as
the larva reaches its proper
strength it is carried by the bees
to their new home as roler and the
throne and sceptre is given her.
This 'royal jelly' never makes its
appearance again until a like oc
casion calls for it. We call this
feeding the queen.
S. L. D WORM 4N
THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK
. OF BROWNSVILLE TEXAS
CAPITA l - - - -Surplus
and Undivided Profits
A GENERAL BANKING BUSINESS TRANSACTED.
Buys and sells Mexican money
and Domestic Exchange.
Foreign Drafts issued on all
points in Europe.
William Kelly C. H. Maris
Robert Dalzell A. Ashheim.
S. L. Dworman M. Alonso.
tWiMiKHJtisK I PK. IS Kits MJ
DEALER IN JU
f GROCERIES I
II! Shelf and Heavy Hardware
Tin aud Wooden Ware
White Enameled Ware
Sheet Tin and Iron
Round and Flat Bar Iron
White Lead Lubricating Oil
Turpentine Paint Varnish
and Window Glass.
Mixed and Dry Paints for
Carriages and Buildings
'Jarriage Wagon and Build-
Sash Doors and Blind? to
Lime Cement and Bricks.
Agt. for John Pinnigan & Co.
Iff WILL m THF HIGHEST PRICES FOR HIDES SXIMS AMD AH CQUMTRY PRODUCE M
BROWNSVILLE Texas and MATAM0R0S Mexico.
WINCHESTER ARMS AN AMMUNITION
THE PLACE TO GO
YOU WHEN WANT
TREATMENT is the
ELIZABETH STREET BROWNSVILLE TEXAS.
Albany N. Y. Among the bills
introduced in the lower house was
one by Assemblyman W. S. Ben-
nett of New York making it a mis-
demeanor to flirt on a public thoroughfare.
"MrirafeliaLd plmplea onberface. but
She Has nftftrraKiKintr UASUAmvu-a ana tney
Slave all dlsappoBWSJ had been troubled
-with constipation for some timg. but alter tk-
Incr the flrst Cascaret I havTOad no trouble
with this ailment. We cannot speak too high-
ly of Cassarets." Fkko Waktman.
5708 Germantown Ave.. Philadelphia Pa.
im m Mr CATHARTIC
Wines Srandtes L iquors Cigars.
THE FINEST IN THE CITY.
VICTOR EG LY. JR. -
Successors to Celestin Jaqou
Wines Liquors Cigars
AND TABLE LUXURIES.
A complete stock of the finest im-
ported and domestic
Wine Cognac Mineral Water
Gin Ale Cigars and
Pure Olive Oil Delicacies
Of all descriptions kept in stock.
Prompt Attention Given to Aii Orders by Mai! or Otherwise. Family Trade Solicited.
DEALERS IN TEE BEST BRANDS Of
The Way to ir.i Up Your Home Town is fa Patronize Home Industries.
ook ana o
IS PREPARED TO EXECUTE
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o oecanmeot :
Plessant. Falatatole. Potent. Taste GoL Dp
QocaVret Slckea. Weaken or Gripe. lDc xr. 0o.
... CURE CONSTIPATION. ...
SttrihV Bwtr Cotr.CUc8.Mtrd.twTert. S
a nan Srid and guaranteed by all drue-
All Classes of Work
T In the Latest Styles
Q1V& US YBUK NEXT QUDlill i
ou Wan! the Best)
Your Physician aims to
put all his knowledge ex-
perience and skill into the
prescription he writes. It is
an order for a combination
of remedies which your case
requires. He cannot rely on
the result unless the ingre-
dients are pure and reliable
and properly compounded.
Be fair to your doctor and
to yourself by bringing your
prescriptions here. They'll
be compounded only by reg-
istered pharmacists who are
aided by the largest stock of
drugs in this part of the
State everything of the fin-
est quality that money can
buy oi experience select.
J. L PUTEGNAT. & BR0.
W. T. DORSET & CO.
OWNERS AND MANAGERS.
Desire to inform the traveling public that having bean awarded
the contract for carrying
They tre also prepared to carry
PASSENGERS AND FREIGHT PACKAGES
?AWH Sin 1 1 A and
Until further notice stages will leave Brownsville and Alice on
the following schedule '
Leave BROWNSVILLE daily at 6 a.m. aud arrive at Alice in 39 'hoars.
Leave ALICE daily at 9 a. in v reaching Brownsville in 39 hoars.
Courteous treatment to patrons. Office hours 9 to 12 a.m. ssd
2 to 5 p.m. For further information address
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Wheeler, Jesse O. Brownsville Daily Herald (Brownsville, Tex.), Vol. 10, No. 143, Ed. 1, Saturday, January 11, 1902, newspaper, January 11, 1902; Brownsville, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth144120/m1/4/: accessed January 23, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .