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Calaveras Big Trees, Aug. 8, 1923. 4700 ft.
- Richard Cobden
- John Bright
- Thomas Starr King. Tablet fallen.
- John Hall, D.D. May2, 1870, D.M.B.
- Colonel E. D. Baker
- Mother of the Forest
- B. F. Weston. This is a new large tablet.
- Uncle Sam
-Prof. Asa Gray. _ These 3 stand close together. Salem Witch is a fourth in the cluster.
- Dr. John Torrey _
- Prof. James Dana B.S. 1867 _
- Salem Witch
- Bishop Kip. 1867.
- California. Aug. 9, 1865. Mrs P. C.
- Broderick
- America
- Wm. H. Seward
- Wm. Cul -. Tablet broken. On upper part of tablet are the words: The groves w- June 1865
- Florence
- Miner's Cabin
- Pride of the Forest
It was most obnoxious to be charged an admission fee to the grove. Who are these persons who exercise proprietorship over trees 3000 years old?
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Dorington, Calaveras Co., Aug. 10, 1923.
- A small bird is working on the dead twigs of the Black Oak. It has a black band running over and back from the eyes, a white band above the eye, a black band of top of head; bluish gray back, pinkish brown under side; slender bill. Another bird has yellowish sides to body. A whitish-toned band below eyes. He feeds on insects under the dead bark and runs up and down vertical trunk with utmost ease. These birds are quite tame.
There is also a woodpecker with whitish or gray head and neck, the rest of him gray-brown, the primaries white.
Cont. from p. 36.
Gayophytum diffusum G.&G. No., 10,049
- Corolla 4 1/2 to 5 lines broad.
- Petals rhomboidal-ovate.
- Petals white with 2 small yellow dots at base
- Ovary glabrous
- Calyx-lobes closely reflexed in pairs
- Petals after anthesis turning pink!
- Anthers white
- Stigmas truncate
- Herbage glabrous

Gayophytum ramosissimum T.&G. No. 10,050
- Corolla 1 1/2 to 1 3/4 lines broad
- Petals sub-orbicular
- Petals white, obscurely greenish-yellow at base.
- Ovary finely pubescent.
- Calyx lobes reflexed-spreading, all distinct
- Petals after anthesis turning brick-red!
- Anthers white.
- Stigma truncate.
- Herbage puberulent except old parts.
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