Sunday, September 11, 2016

Insect Caught

            A full sized locust has been caught on the Northampton race course. It is supposed to have arrived in an embryo state in the root of some foreign plant.

[North Carolina Argus (Wadesboro, NC) 2 Mar 1850]

Cicada Mania

[The Granville Whig (Oxford, NC) 26 June 1850]

Friday, September 9, 2016

[News and Observer (Raleigh, NC) 1 Feb  1883]

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