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Image from page 198 of “American homes and gardens” (1905)

Identifier: americanhomesga101913newy
Title: American homes and gardens
Year: 1905 (1900s)
Subjects: Architecture, Domestic Landscape gardening
Publisher: New York : Munn and Co
Contributing Library: Smithsonian Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: Biodiversity Heritage Library

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as plainly as those ofthe lighter varieties. A Cochin bantam rooster is always adelight, so alert, proud and saucy is he,strutting about in the most comical man-ner when there are visitors and alwaysready to defend his honor or his mates,even to the point of doing battle with acock bird five or six times his size. Itwould be difficult to find a more friendly The Use of Cement about a Suburban Home will do more than any other one thing to makethe place beautiful. Concrete structures lookclean, their colors and lines blend effectivelywith the landscape; and they improve withexposure. Unless a great deal of money isspent upon wood, it deteriorates and looksshabby. Concrete costs nothing for repairs—is fireproof, vermin proof, sanitary. If you have stables, garages, porches, side*walks, gateways, fence posts, etc., to build or rebuildon your place, write us for full information aboutthe use of concrete, its cost and desirability. Youwill be pleased at the results obtained by the use of

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PORTLAN D CEMENT UNIVERSAL It is always reliable. We invite inquiries on anysubject relating to the use of cement. The follow^ing free booklets are full of interest and information: Concrete Silos Concrete Sidewalks Concrete Surfaces Concrete in the Country Small Farm Buildings of Concrete Universal Portland Cement Co. CHICAGO PITTSBURGH MINNEAPOLIS 72 W. Adams Street Frick Building Security Bank Building PLANTS AT CHICAGO AND PITTSBURGHANNUAL OUTPUT 12,000,000 BARRELS

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Tagged: , bookid:americanhomesga101913newy , bookyear:1905 , bookdecade:1900 , bookcentury:1900 , booksubject:Architecture__Domestic , booksubject:Landscape_gardening , bookpublisher:New_York___Munn_and_Co , bookcontributor:Smithsonian_Libraries , booksponsor:Biodiversity_Heritage_Library , bookleafnumber:198 , bookcollection:biodiversity , BHL Collection , BHL Consortium

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