The American Bee Journal, Vol. VI. No. 5, Nov 1870

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The American Bee Journal is the “oldest bee paper in America established in 1861 devoted to scientific bee-culture and the production and sale of pure honey. Published every Wednesday, by Thomas G. Newman, Editor and Proprietor” In this issue are included articles on wintering bees, foulbrood, introducing queens, hives, and reports from Vermont, New York, Illinois, and Massachusetts, among other topics and correspondence. - Summary by Larry Wilson (3 hr 13 min)


Cure of Foulbrood 10:47 Read by James R. Hedrick
Queen Breeding 8:23 Read by James R. Hedrick
Purity of Italian Queens and Italian Queens 4:14 Read by James R. Hedrick
Novice 9:00 Read by Ryan Williams
Natural, Prolific, and Hardy Queens, Part 3 8:51 Read by Owlivia
Introducing Queens 2:49 Read by roselbex
The Looking-Glass Once More and More About the Looking-Glass 6:23 Read by roselbex
The Hive Question 14:51 Read by roselbex
The Thomas Hive 6:45 Read by roselbex
Shallow Hives, or Deep? 7:24 Read by James R. Hedrick
Wintering Bees 6:42 Read by TR Love
Upward Ventilation and Alley’s Improved Langstroth Hive 5:47 Read by TR Love
Ventilating the Gallup Hive in a Damp Cellar 3:23 Read by TR Love
Bee Hives, and Shipping Honey in Frames 6:10 Read by roselbex
The New Smoker and Reply to Mr. Worthington’s Inquiry 3:47 Read by roselbex
Bees in Bennington, Vermont 6:28 Read by roselbex
The Season in Massachusetts 6:21 Read by roselbex
Bees at Binghamton, N. Y. 4:09 Read by stark2718
Bee Report from Champaign Co., Ills. 3:59 Read by stark2718
White Clover Crop.—Buckwheat Yielding No Honey 5:19 Read by James R. Hedrick
Honey-producing Plants and The Rocky Mountain Bee Plant 4:03 Read by James R. Hedrick
Silk Weed or Milk Weed and Honey Dew 3:38 Read by James R. Hedrick
Caution and Correction Requested 5:53 Read by Christine Rottger
Why are Two Queens Sometimes Found in One Hive? 4:06 Read by Verla Viera
The Coming Convention 4:51 Read by Tom Milliken
The Queen Nursery, Do the Right! and The African Honey Tree 6:37 Read by roselbex
The American Bee Journal 5:56 Read by roselbex
Correspondence of the Bee Journal 9:54 Read by Verla Viera
How May Progress be Taught? 10:15 Read by roselbex
Argo’s Puzzle 6:22 Read by roselbex