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VINTAGRAPH • WPA • WWII • GEORGE WASHINGTON CROSSING THE PIES

You've Got Quail!

You've Got Quail!

New Zealand ca. 1920s. "Hunter with quail photographed by Frederick N. Jones of Nelson." Dry plate glass negative. View full size.

Quail and potatoes?

I certainly hope he was planning to have lots of people over for dinner and didn't just kill all those beautiful birds for the fun of it!

Soles

First I have ever seen thick soled dress shoes back from the 1920s. Must have been a backwoods New Zealand thing I suppose?

Sideshow

If I can't hit the Bullseye while blindfolded you can pick any prize from the top row.

A question of standpoint.

I know people who would want to quail looking at those poor little tweety-birds having been nailed to a barn wall.

Me, I am wondering what they tasted like. Haven't had the chance to try that particular type of bird yet.

And I have an inkling that those poor little tweety-birds might be an invasive pest under the long white cloud anyway.

Who, indeed?

The dogs, most likely!

Are you sure

this isn't Indiana Jones on a hunting spree?

 
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