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246 'UrorAPRBR phiiadelphia mw? garden requisites INSECTICIDES AND FUNGICIDES. Ant Exterminator. For destroying ants in house, lawn and garden. 25 ct., 60 cts. and $1.00. Aphis Punk. A nicotine paper for fumigating. Box, fjfj cts.; case, 12 boxes', $6.50 Arsenate of Lead. A poisonous spray, used extensively in spraying shade trees affected with the elm leaf beetle and caterpillars. The most effective remedy against the potato anil rose bug. 1 lb., 25 cts.; 5 lbs., 90 Cts.; K) lbs., $1.70. Bordeaux Hixture. (Liquid.) A mildew and fungus remedy. Ry adding water il is ready for inc. 1 qt., 40 cts.; 1 gal., $1.00; 5gaU., $4 50. One gallon will mike one barrel liquid. Bordeaux Mixture. (Dry.) For dusting plants affected wiln mildew and all fungus diseases. Can be used as a spray. 1 lb. box, 20 c's., makes 5 gallons spray; 5 lbs., 75 cts. Cattle Comfort. For insects on domestic animals. Used as a spray, the application of Cattle Comfort will relieve cattle, mules, horses and dogs from effects of flies, gnats and mos quit'is. Qt. can, 45 cts.; gal. can, $1.15; 5 gal. can, $5.00. Copperlne. For fungus, mildew, rust and black rot. Lb., 25 cts., makes Hi gals, liquid ; 5 lbs., $1.00. Copper Sulphate. For early spraying ami making Bordeaux Mixture. Lb , 15 cts.; 10 lbs., $1.25; 25 lbs., $2 50. Fairmount Weed Killer. The method of killing weeds thoroughly by application of this liquid has become general. It is a great laborsaver. Saves digging and hoeing. It is to be used only in paths, drives, gutters and places where no growth is wanted. Rest time to apply is after rain, while the ground is moist, and will absorb ihe liquid to the roots of grass and weeds. One gallon will make 50 gallons of treating liquid, sufficient to cover 150 square yards of surface. Price, 4 gal., 75 cts.; 1 gal., $1.25; 5 gals., ftiOO; 10 gals., $11.00; 50 gal. bbl., $45. Fir Tree Oil. For all insects. An effective remedy against mealy bug. red spieler, thrip and green fly. J pi.,50 cts.; pt., 75 cts; qt., $1.50; * gal., $2.75; gal.. $5.00. Fir Tree Oil Soap. For destroying mealy bug, scale, aphis, red spider. J Ib , 26 cts.; 2 lbs., 75 cts. Orape Dust. For mould, mildew, or rust miles, in greenhouses or Ihe open air. 5 lbs., 30 cts. Hellebore. For currant worm and sucking insects. } lb., 10 cts.; X lb., 15 cts.; 1 lb., 25 cts.; 5 lbs , $1.00. Kerosene Emulsion. (Paste ) Used as a summer wash against scale and highly recommended for destroying all kinds of plant lice anil aphis. Ready for use by simply adding water. 1 Ib. makes 10 gallons of spray, 15 cts.; 5 lbs., 60 cts.; 25 lbs., $2 50. Kerosene Emulsion. (Liquid.) Concentrated. Qt., 40 cts.; 1 gal , $1 (HI; 5 gals., S1.50. KllWorm. Destroys worms, ants and grubs infesting golf, cricket grounds, parks, private lawns and cemeteries, and snails in greenhouses. KilWorm does not injure grass, but acts rather as a fertilizer, and causes the insects to come to the surface to die. One gallon makes 50 gallons of liquid. 1 qt., 65 •cts.; * gal., $1 25; 1 gal., $2.00; 5 gals., $9.00. KilOScale. The supreme remedy against San J"se scale. When diluted with water makes a perfect solution, which can be applied with the finest nozzle. Testimonials from leading experimental stations prove KilOScale Ihe best remedy against the scale. Full directions with each package. Apply while trees or shrubs are in a dormant state. Soul for special circular. Qt., 50 cts.; $ gal., 75 cts.; gal., $1.25; 2 gals., $2 25; 5 and 10 gals., $1.00 per gal. Parrels and half barrels, 85 cts. per gal. II'hen wanted by mail add 15 Cts. pei p Lemon Oil. For all insects and soft scales. Lemon Oil is one of the best known insecticides. Can be applied as a spray or wash, having a pleasant odor. It is highly recommended for house plants. £ pt., 25 els ; pt., 40 els.; qt., 75 cts.; J gal., $1.25; gal., $2.00. Dilute 30 to 50 parts of water. Little's Antipest. 1 qt. can, 00 cts.; X_ gal. can, $1 00; 1 gal. can, $1.75. London Purple. J lb., 15 cis; 1 lb, 20 cis.; 5 lbs., 90 cis. Nicoticide. Fumigating compound. 1 pt., $250 ; £ pt., $1.25; 4 ozs., 70 cis. Vaporizing apparatus, 50 cts. Nico Fume. This is the strongest lobacco paper on the market. Does not injure blooms and furnishes the easiest method for fumigation ever devised. Tin box of 24 sheets, 75 cts.; box of 144 sheets, $3.50 ; 288 sheets, $6.50. Nico Fume Liquid. An effective vaporizing liquid. \ pt., 50 cts.; 1 pt., SI 50 ; J gal., $5.50; 4 gal., S10 50. Nicoteen. An economical and powerful nicotine extract. One pait to 600 of water is sufficiently strong to kill all insects, except scale, for which use 1 to 400. Pt. bottle, $1.50. Persian Insect Powder. I'm' roaches, ants, fleas, etc. \ lb., 15 cts.; X lb., 30 cts.; 1 lb., 50 cts. Paris Green. Ib lr> Cts.; 1 lb., 40 cts.; 5 lbs, $1.75. Potash Whale Oil Soap. (Good's.) Is recommended as a summer and winter wash for scale and all insects. 1 lb., 20 cts.; 5 lbs , 75 cts.; 25 lbs.. $1.75. Rose Leaf Extract of Tobacco. A nicotine solution. Pt., 30 cts ; qt., 50 cts.; gal., $1.25; 5 gals.. $4.25. Scalecide. For Scale. 1 gal., $1.00; 5 gals., $3.25. Slug Shot. (Hammond's.) One of the cheapest and best powders for destroying insects. 1 lb. carton, 15 els.; 5 lbs., 25 cts.; 10 lbs., 50 cts; 100 lbs., $4.25; bbl., 235 lbs., 3f cts. per lb. Sulphur, Powdered. For mildew. Lb., 10 cts.; 5 lbs., 40 cts.; 10 lbs., 60 cts.; 50 lbs., $2 50; 100 lbs., $4 00. Target Brand Scale Destroyer. A soluble oil which can be readily mixed with warm or cold water. Should be applied with a fine nozzle, so as to cover all parts of the tree or shrub. Should be applied while the trees or shrubs are in dormant state. Qt., 35 cts.; J gal., 65 cts.; 1 gal., $1.00; 5 gals, and 10 gals., 75 cts. per gal. Tobacco Dust. For dusting plants affected with aphis; also used on squash vines and melons. 1 lb., 10 cts.; 5 lbs., 25 cts.; 25 lbs., $1.00. Tobacco Soap. (Dreer's.) One of the best insecticides for general use; easily prepared; should be used early in the season on outdoor plants, thus preventing attacks of insects and insuring healthy growth. It is the best for house plants dining winter. Full directions with each package. £ lb. pkg., 25 cts.; by mail, 30 cts.; 5 pkgs., $1 00, by express. Tobacco Stems. For fumigating. Also for covering lawns during the winter. It not only acls as a protector, but imparts large quantities of ammonia and drives away insects and moles. Per bbl., $1.00; per bale, of about 250 lbs., $2.00. Whale OH Soap. Used during ihe summer as a wash, thus preventing Ihe spread of scale. 1 lb., 20 cts.; 2 lbs., 35 cts.; 5 lbs., 50 cts. Wilson's Plant Oil. An insecticide for use on house plants, particularly palms. To be used one part with four parts lukewarm water. Will remove scale and other insects wilh one application. Pt., 40 cts.; qt., 75 cts.; gal., $2.00. ottnd. Poison and liquids not mailable. SEND FOR CATALOGUE OF TOOLS, POULTRY SUPPLIES, ETC.
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Contributor  Dreer, Henry A. (Firm) 
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Transcript  246 'UrorAPRBR phiiadelphia mw? garden requisites INSECTICIDES AND FUNGICIDES. Ant Exterminator. For destroying ants in house, lawn and garden. 25 ct., 60 cts. and $1.00. Aphis Punk. A nicotine paper for fumigating. Box, fjfj cts.; case, 12 boxes', $6.50 Arsenate of Lead. A poisonous spray, used extensively in spraying shade trees affected with the elm leaf beetle and caterpillars. The most effective remedy against the potato anil rose bug. 1 lb., 25 cts.; 5 lbs., 90 Cts.; K) lbs., $1.70. Bordeaux Hixture. (Liquid.) A mildew and fungus remedy. Ry adding water il is ready for inc. 1 qt., 40 cts.; 1 gal., $1.00; 5gaU., $4 50. One gallon will mike one barrel liquid. Bordeaux Mixture. (Dry.) For dusting plants affected wiln mildew and all fungus diseases. Can be used as a spray. 1 lb. box, 20 c's., makes 5 gallons spray; 5 lbs., 75 cts. Cattle Comfort. For insects on domestic animals. Used as a spray, the application of Cattle Comfort will relieve cattle, mules, horses and dogs from effects of flies, gnats and mos quit'is. Qt. can, 45 cts.; gal. can, $1.15; 5 gal. can, $5.00. Copperlne. For fungus, mildew, rust and black rot. Lb., 25 cts., makes Hi gals, liquid ; 5 lbs., $1.00. Copper Sulphate. For early spraying ami making Bordeaux Mixture. Lb , 15 cts.; 10 lbs., $1.25; 25 lbs., $2 50. Fairmount Weed Killer. The method of killing weeds thoroughly by application of this liquid has become general. It is a great laborsaver. Saves digging and hoeing. It is to be used only in paths, drives, gutters and places where no growth is wanted. Rest time to apply is after rain, while the ground is moist, and will absorb ihe liquid to the roots of grass and weeds. One gallon will make 50 gallons of treating liquid, sufficient to cover 150 square yards of surface. Price, 4 gal., 75 cts.; 1 gal., $1.25; 5 gals., ftiOO; 10 gals., $11.00; 50 gal. bbl., $45. Fir Tree Oil. For all insects. An effective remedy against mealy bug. red spieler, thrip and green fly. J pi.,50 cts.; pt., 75 cts; qt., $1.50; * gal., $2.75; gal.. $5.00. Fir Tree Oil Soap. For destroying mealy bug, scale, aphis, red spider. J Ib , 26 cts.; 2 lbs., 75 cts. Orape Dust. For mould, mildew, or rust miles, in greenhouses or Ihe open air. 5 lbs., 30 cts. Hellebore. For currant worm and sucking insects. } lb., 10 cts.; X lb., 15 cts.; 1 lb., 25 cts.; 5 lbs , $1.00. Kerosene Emulsion. (Paste ) Used as a summer wash against scale and highly recommended for destroying all kinds of plant lice anil aphis. Ready for use by simply adding water. 1 Ib. makes 10 gallons of spray, 15 cts.; 5 lbs., 60 cts.; 25 lbs., $2 50. Kerosene Emulsion. (Liquid.) Concentrated. Qt., 40 cts.; 1 gal , $1 (HI; 5 gals., S1.50. KllWorm. Destroys worms, ants and grubs infesting golf, cricket grounds, parks, private lawns and cemeteries, and snails in greenhouses. KilWorm does not injure grass, but acts rather as a fertilizer, and causes the insects to come to the surface to die. One gallon makes 50 gallons of liquid. 1 qt., 65 •cts.; * gal., $1 25; 1 gal., $2.00; 5 gals., $9.00. KilOScale. The supreme remedy against San J"se scale. When diluted with water makes a perfect solution, which can be applied with the finest nozzle. Testimonials from leading experimental stations prove KilOScale Ihe best remedy against the scale. Full directions with each package. Apply while trees or shrubs are in a dormant state. Soul for special circular. Qt., 50 cts.; $ gal., 75 cts.; gal., $1.25; 2 gals., $2 25; 5 and 10 gals., $1.00 per gal. Parrels and half barrels, 85 cts. per gal. II'hen wanted by mail add 15 Cts. pei p Lemon Oil. For all insects and soft scales. Lemon Oil is one of the best known insecticides. Can be applied as a spray or wash, having a pleasant odor. It is highly recommended for house plants. £ pt., 25 els ; pt., 40 els.; qt., 75 cts.; J gal., $1.25; gal., $2.00. Dilute 30 to 50 parts of water. Little's Antipest. 1 qt. can, 00 cts.; X_ gal. can, $1 00; 1 gal. can, $1.75. London Purple. J lb., 15 cis; 1 lb, 20 cis.; 5 lbs., 90 cis. Nicoticide. Fumigating compound. 1 pt., $250 ; £ pt., $1.25; 4 ozs., 70 cis. Vaporizing apparatus, 50 cts. Nico Fume. This is the strongest lobacco paper on the market. Does not injure blooms and furnishes the easiest method for fumigation ever devised. Tin box of 24 sheets, 75 cts.; box of 144 sheets, $3.50 ; 288 sheets, $6.50. Nico Fume Liquid. An effective vaporizing liquid. \ pt., 50 cts.; 1 pt., SI 50 ; J gal., $5.50; 4 gal., S10 50. Nicoteen. An economical and powerful nicotine extract. One pait to 600 of water is sufficiently strong to kill all insects, except scale, for which use 1 to 400. Pt. bottle, $1.50. Persian Insect Powder. I'm' roaches, ants, fleas, etc. \ lb., 15 cts.; X lb., 30 cts.; 1 lb., 50 cts. Paris Green. Ib lr> Cts.; 1 lb., 40 cts.; 5 lbs, $1.75. Potash Whale Oil Soap. (Good's.) Is recommended as a summer and winter wash for scale and all insects. 1 lb., 20 cts.; 5 lbs , 75 cts.; 25 lbs.. $1.75. Rose Leaf Extract of Tobacco. A nicotine solution. Pt., 30 cts ; qt., 50 cts.; gal., $1.25; 5 gals.. $4.25. Scalecide. For Scale. 1 gal., $1.00; 5 gals., $3.25. Slug Shot. (Hammond's.) One of the cheapest and best powders for destroying insects. 1 lb. carton, 15 els.; 5 lbs., 25 cts.; 10 lbs., 50 cts; 100 lbs., $4.25; bbl., 235 lbs., 3f cts. per lb. Sulphur, Powdered. For mildew. Lb., 10 cts.; 5 lbs., 40 cts.; 10 lbs., 60 cts.; 50 lbs., $2 50; 100 lbs., $4 00. Target Brand Scale Destroyer. A soluble oil which can be readily mixed with warm or cold water. Should be applied with a fine nozzle, so as to cover all parts of the tree or shrub. Should be applied while the trees or shrubs are in dormant state. Qt., 35 cts.; J gal., 65 cts.; 1 gal., $1.00; 5 gals, and 10 gals., 75 cts. per gal. Tobacco Dust. For dusting plants affected with aphis; also used on squash vines and melons. 1 lb., 10 cts.; 5 lbs., 25 cts.; 25 lbs., $1.00. Tobacco Soap. (Dreer's.) One of the best insecticides for general use; easily prepared; should be used early in the season on outdoor plants, thus preventing attacks of insects and insuring healthy growth. It is the best for house plants dining winter. Full directions with each package. £ lb. pkg., 25 cts.; by mail, 30 cts.; 5 pkgs., $1 00, by express. Tobacco Stems. For fumigating. Also for covering lawns during the winter. It not only acls as a protector, but imparts large quantities of ammonia and drives away insects and moles. Per bbl., $1.00; per bale, of about 250 lbs., $2.00. Whale OH Soap. Used during ihe summer as a wash, thus preventing Ihe spread of scale. 1 lb., 20 cts.; 2 lbs., 35 cts.; 5 lbs., 50 cts. Wilson's Plant Oil. An insecticide for use on house plants, particularly palms. To be used one part with four parts lukewarm water. Will remove scale and other insects wilh one application. Pt., 40 cts.; qt., 75 cts.; gal., $2.00. ottnd. Poison and liquids not mailable. SEND FOR CATALOGUE OF TOOLS, POULTRY SUPPLIES, ETC. 
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