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A Chapter of Failures

19 Early History of Bees and Honey... 150

Adulterated Honey

58 Economise their Labors

66

Adam Grimm-Biographical

231 Editorial Items, 6, 30, 55, 56, 85, 86, 116,

Advice to Beginners

253 144-148, 176–178, 203, 204, 226, 251, 276, 298

Albino Bees

.109, 167, 216 Effects of the Extractor on Brood .. 14, 134

Alley's Smoke Pipe
276 Effects of Stings

230
Alsike Clover as a Honey Plant
284 Experience of Six"

93

A Mine of Sweetness

29 Extracted Honey

.107, 152, 157, 201

An Explanation

165 Extracted Honey and Foundation 147

An Extractor to be Given away

228

Extracting from Brood Frames

136

An Essay on Bees

235

Another Danger.

103

Another New Experience

256

Feeding Bees

104, 273-275, 290

Finding Queens

An Old Bee Book

277

275

Answer to Mr. McNeil

Fifty Dollars Damages

235

Foreign Notes..

21

A nut for Bee-Keepers to Crack

241

Foul Brood-Artificial Feeding..17, 217, 273

A Protest

259

Foundation Machines

251

Artificial Comb Foundation, 82, 115, 118,

135, 145, 173–189, 201, 211, 238, 314
Artifical Swarms
121 Give plenty of Room and Honey

228
A Sorghum Mill and Bees
293 Give us the Points

11
A Valuable Instrument
190 Giving Bees bits of Comb

274
A visit to a Michigan Bee-Keeper. 258 Glass Honey-Boxes,

9

Gleanings from our Exchanges, 173, 201,
Bee Culture in Texas..

154

225, 249, 273, 299

Bee Keeping...

124, 181 Good Report from S. W. Missouri 187

Bee-Keeping in Utah
278 Growlers

233
Bee Killers-Asilus Flies

257
Bee Language

275

Henry County, (0.) B. K. Association .. 164

Bee Notes

.240, 257

Hiving Swarms

180

Bee Notes from Central New York 255

Honey Cakes

21

Bee Notes from Morrison

162
Honey in Small Boxes

96

Bee Notes from North Carolina

180

Honey Plants

Bee Products in the United States

Honey Prize (Dr. Larch)

174

Bee Smoker...

135

Honey-Producing Plants..

33

-- Bees in California
18 Honey Prospects

203

Bees making their Homes in Houses 237 Honor to whom Honor is Due

134

Bees Stinging to Death

232
Housing Bees

13
Bees Working in Rye Meal

164
How are the Mighty Fallen.

25

Beeswax versus Comb

138 How it was Accomplished

16

Black Bee-Cause of its running out... 131 How Queens are Sometimes lost

287

Black Bees--Wintering

289

How to Increase the List.

313

Buzz Saws

161

How to Keep Box Honey

How to Make it

67

California Honey

252

How to Obtain the Largest Yields 93

Can Bees Hear?

..137, 179, 234

How to Place Hives

94

Capt. Hetherington's Address, ...84, 97, 143

How to Propagate and Increase

185

Care of Comb

226, 249

How to Successfully Winter Bees 289

Cases for Shipping Comb Honey

275
Cause of Swarming

249

Chaff Cushions

Improvements

13

Chaff for Packing Hives

Improvement of the Italian Bee.

173

188, 205

“In Medio Tutissimus Ibis"

211

Cheap Winter Protection for Bees . .110, 129

Introducing Queens

Chips from Sweet Home

..202, 209, 276, 311

.14, 123, 286, 313

Is Bee-Keeping Unreliable

288

City Bee-Keeping

217

Italian versus Black Bees

234

Comb-Building

.212, 229

Italian versus Ilybrid Queens.

147

Comb Guides

261

Italians on Red Clover

949

Comb vs. Extracted Honey ..59, 110, 212

Controlling Swarms

233

Cook's Manual of Bee-Keeping. ..116, 145

Joseph M. Brooks--Biographical ...... 57

C. W. Boyce-Biographical .

113

Keeping Bees over Winter

293

Dadant on the Purity of Queens

213 Keeping Honey

287

Death of Adam Grimm..

117 King Birds once more...

. 154, 225

Depression in Apiculture..

158

Disease of the Bee .

151 Lancaster Co. Bee-Keepers Society 140

Distance of Combs, centre to centre, 159, 210 Laying Barren Eggs

226

Do Bees Make or Gather Honey? 263, 293 Let Justice be Done, etc

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Domesticating Bees

276 Letter from Bohemia

253

Drone Brood Only

182 Ligurian Bees

273

Drones

284 Los Angeles B. K. Meeting .184, 214, 239

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Marketing Honey :
30 The Australian Bee Hunter

219 Marks of Prolific Queens 256 The Bee Moth....

156 Maury Co. Tenn. Meeting 38, 126, 183, 214, 291 The Bee Queen's Tempation

53 McFatridge's Apiary. 10 The Bee Wolf of Germany.

314 Melilot Clover as a Honey Plant. 136 The Best Hive for all Purposes

265 Memorial Address on M. Quinby. 132 The Bienenvater..

54 Michigan Bee-Keeper's Association ..22, 41 The Cause of Foul Brood

279 Mignonnette

.174, 226 The Centennial .83, 202, 203, 250, 297 Missouri Valley B. K. Meeting 58, 63, 262 The Dzierzon Theory

282 Milk Weed as a Honey Plant

11 The House Apiary Question..... 12, 36, 105 Moses Quinby-Poetry 56 The New Idea Hive

17 Moth Traps

155 The Old System versus the New 102 Mrs. Tupper's Trouble 252 The Prize Essay,

302 My Bees .163, 215, 234 The Ripening of Honey

167 My Experience with Feeding 179 The Situation of an Apiary

281 My Experience with small Frames 186 The Successful Apiarist

240 My Observations

129 The Value of Italians My Report for the Season 289 Thick Combs for the Extractor

173 My Report for Two Years 163 Those “Bugs”

155 My Straw Cover . 119 Thorns for Transferring

201 My Success in 1875...

16 Thoughts on Reading the July Number. 213

Thoughts Suggested on reading Journal 184 National Bee and Fish Culture ..... 219

Time to Divide

225 National Bee-Keepers' Association, 31,

To remove Glue from the Hands

208

108 54, 55, 75, 81, 108, 301

To the Public N. E. Bee-Keepers' Association ..32, 68 Transferring Bees..

.30, 204 Newspapers at the Centennial

265

Transferring Staples
New t'se for Larvæ and Pollen

176
Two Queens in a Hive

174 New Zealand Clover and Bumble Bees. 278

Two things Proved by Experience 206 Notes & Queries, 20, 50, 111, 168, 198, 252, 294 Notes by the Way

Undesired Experience 312

62, 99 Votes from Southern Indiana

274 216

Uniting Weak Stocks
Novice and his Hives

173
Virgil and the Bees

92 Novice's Extractor

145
Visiting

76

Voices from among the Hives, 7, 26, 46, Old Silas Hiving Bees

238

77, 86, 118, 193, 220, 242, 266, 295, 315 Origin of the Albino Bee

58 Our Premiums for Clubs 251 Wax Introducing Cages

190 Our Prospects ... 29 W. B. Rush-Biographicial

170 "Ox-Cow" Queen Bees 258 What about that Honey?

90 What can be Done?

182 Parasites on Bees

240
What is the Cause of it

35 Partheno-genesis

133 What they Did and how they did it 15 Pasturage for Bees

218
What to feed Bees

250 Physiology of the Honey Bee

283
Who is to Blame?.

161 Prevention of Swarming

200 Whom the gods would Destroy, etc. 65 Pro and Con 208 Wm. J. Andrews-Biographical

191

Wilson H. Andrews-Biographical 254 Queen Killed by the Sun

190

Wintering, 21, 124, 142, 285, 303, 305, 308, 311 Queen Trap

153 217 Wintering and Springing.

184 Queen's Friends and Foes

Wintering in the South Remedy for Foul Brood

Wintering Out of Doors

274 134 Reply to C. P. Dadant

130, 189
Winter Shelter for Bees

212 Reply to Friend Roop

236
Worker Brood in Drone Cells

250 Ripened Honey..

125 Requisites of a Successful Bee-keeper.. 160 Ripen your Iloney

.208, 211

INDEX TO CORRESPONDENTS. Salicylic Acid for Cure of Foul Brood.. 151 Santa Barbara

91

Axtell, L. C., 7, 295. Alsike, 7. Allen, J. G.. "Scientifico Talks to Farmers 37, 89 8. Abbott, 0. L., 12, 91, 206. Amateur, 12, 106. Scraps from Illinois

256 Andrews, W.J., 61, 76, 77, 126, 183, 191, 214, 291, Seasonable Hints

Alexander, S., 36, Alley, H., 77, 96, 271, 276,286, Sectional Boxes

187

313. Allen, V. P., 87, 169, 196, 285. Argus, 104, 179. Shall Farmers keep Bees?

186

Argo, R. M., 121, 19. Anderson, R. M., 194,
Allen, G. N., 197.

AtSix Months among the Bees

Andrews, Ira J., 198. 59

kinson, J., 19, 2011, Abbe, E. P., 217. Andrews, Some of My Experience

210

Wilson H., 231. Adams, M. H., 257. AnderSouthern Kentucky B. K. Association., 206 son, J. L., 267. Armstrong, J. C., 270. A., C. 294. South-Western B. K. Association

313 S. W. Ohio Bee Keepers' Meeting

Briggs, D. D,8. Becktell, R.S., 13, 54, 161, 173. 262

Barfoot, J., 16, 270. Bruck, J. P., 18, 1:33, 151, 177 Spring Management".

135

Burch, H. A., 22, 41, 55, 58, 85, 158, 105, 174, 240, Starting Work in Boxes

249 275, 312, Brooks, J. M., 46, 57. Black, S. H., 47. Stray Thoughts

106, 109

Blanchard, (). C., 51. Butler, J., 67, 180. BaySuccess and Failure

149 lor, J. W., 78, 112, 118. Brown, Mrs. E., 80. BingSundry Items

.76, 104

ham, T. F., 85, 103, 116, 120, 138, 160. Baldridge, Surplus Honey

M. M., 85, 176. 217

Barclay, W. S., 86, 131, 153. Surplus Honey and Care of Bees

Boyd, W. S., 88, 262. Bailey, Mrs. W. D., 110. 288

Boyce, C. W., 113. Bledsoe, J. R., 119, 131, BurSwarming in December

30

gett, W. B., 119, 295. Bee-asticus, A., 125, 181. Swindling Operations

.227, 228 Bosshard, 11., 131, 221. Bennett, J. M., 142, 187.

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