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Blackout of poultry houses and dairy barns.

Description: Provides detailed instructions for the farmer who wishes to continue his regular routine in the event of a War Department issued blackout notice. Discusses the importance of readiness and the use of existing materials due to war related shortages.
Date: January 1943
Creator: Kelley, M. A. R. (Manley Alexander Raymond), 1888-1943
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Blueberries.

Description: Discusses aspects of blueberry production in the United States from planting through harvesting and marketing, and examines different types of blueberries.
Date: October 1940
Creator: Darrow, George M. (George McMillan), 1889-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Clothes moths.

Description: Describes the life cycle and characteristics of clothes moths, and methods for their control.
Date: January 1940
Creator: Back, E. A. (Ernest Adna), 1886-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cotton from boll to bale.

Description: Describes the steps for harvesting, drying, handling, baling, and storing cotton.
Date: October 1941
Creator: Gerdes, Francis L. (Francis Leo), 1907-; Martin, William J. (William Jules), 1910-; Bennett, Charles A. (Charles Abel), b. 1889. & United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cotton ginning for pure-seed preservation.

Description: Describes the steps and equipment necessary for cotton ginning and for the prevention of seed mixing.
Date: July 1942
Creator: Bennett, Charles A. (Charles Abel), b. 1889. & Gerdes, Francis L. (Francis Leo), 1907-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cottonseed treatment.

Description: Describes the methods of treating cottonseed to prevent disease or decay.
Date: March 1940
Creator: Haskell, R. J. & Barker, Henry D.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Crested wheatgrass.

Description: Discusses crested wheatgrass in the United States: its adaptation, its planting, its harvesting, and its use.
Date: January 1941
Creator: Westover, H. L. (Harvey Leroy) & Rogler, George A. (George Albert), 1913-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Culture of orchids.

Description: Describes the different types of orchids, and the proper environment for growing orchids successfully.
Date: 1941
Creator: Lumsden, David, 1877-1945
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Disease-resistant varieties of vegetables for the home garden.

Description: Discusses a variety of vegetables that are most resistant to disease and can be grown at home.
Date: 1940
Creator: Haskell, R. J. (Royal Joyslin), 1890- & Boswell, Victor R. (Victor Rickman), 1900-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Dresses designed for little girls.

Description: Provides suggestions for the design, construction, and evaluation of dresses made for girls aged 2 to 6. Includes advice about design features, fabric selection, and quality of workmanship.
Date: August 1949
Creator: Scott, Clarice L. (Clarice Louisba), b. 1899
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Drying seed cotton.

Description: Describes various methods of cotton-drying and the effectiveness of each.
Date: January 1949
Creator: Gerdes, Francis L. (Francis Leo), 1907-; Bennett, Charles A. (Charles Abel), b. 1889. & Martin, William J. (William Jules), 1910-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Dust storms come from the poorer lands.

Description: Describes the different classifications of land and the effect soil erosion has on the quality of land and its future for crop production. Contains the results of an extensive study.
Date: September 1949
Creator: Finnell, H. H. (Henry Howard), b. 1894
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Fats and oils for cooking and table use.

Description: Provides information about different kinds of fats and oils, their cost, and uses in cooking.
Date: 1940
Creator: Whiteman, Elizabeth Fuller & King, Florance Beeson, 1889-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Fires on farms.

Description: Describes what can cause fires on the farm, steps to reduce fire hazards, and equipment needed to fight home fires.
Date: June 1940
Creator: Roethe, Harry E. (Harry Edward), 1891-1989
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Gas treatment for the control of blue mold disease of tobacco.

Description: Recommends the use paradichlorbenzene gas for treatment of blue mold disease of tobacco, and provides instructions for using it.
Date: January 1941
Creator: Clayton, Edward E.; Gaines, John G. (John Gordon), 1900-; Shaw, Kendall J.; Smith, Thomas Earle, 1910- & Graham, T. W. (Thomas William), 1905-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Grafting-wax melter.

Description: Discusses the grafting of horticultural plants to protect wounds. Describes methods and equipment for grafting wax.
Date: 1940
Creator: Sitton, B. G. (Benjamin Gaillard), 1897-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Harvesting and selling seed of southern pines.

Description: A guide to harvesting, storing, selling, and shipping seed of the southern pine tree.
Date: 1940
Creator: Wakeley, Philip C. (Philip Carman), 1902-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The horn fly and its control.

Description: Describes the life cycle and of the horn fly, the damage it causes to livestock, and steps for controlling it.
Date: December 1940
Creator: Bruce, W. G. (Wesley Gordon), b. 1892
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

How to build a farm pond.

Description: Describes the steps necessary to build a pond on farmland, including surveying land, testing the soil, building a spillway, and maintaining the pond.
Date: September 1949
Creator: Atkinson, Walter S., 1905-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

How to keep and increase black grama on southwestern ranges.

Description: Describes the benefits of having black grama on ranges in the Southwestern United States, as well as how to use and manage it.
Date: July 1948
Creator: Campbell, Robert S. (Robert Samuel), 1904- & Crafts, Edward C. (Edward Clayton), 1910-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Intensive projects under the Cooperative farm forestry act.

Description: Describes the Farm Forestry Program and how it can be used to help farmers begin farm-woodland management projects.
Date: 1941
Creator: United States. Soil Conservation Service. Forestry Division.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Is the public market a good civic investment?

Description: Discusses how to determine the likelihood of establishing a successful public market in towns without one. Considers the type of market desired, population size, consumer habits, location, and most importantly the support of farmers.
Date: 1940
Creator: Sherman, Caroline B. (Caroline Baldwin)
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department