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D.V.O.C. SPRING ROUND UP - May 10, 1953

Transcribed by Lynn Jackson - Archivist

      Party Hrs. Man Total
Group Observers Territory In Field Hours Species
  D. Cutler, H. Cutler, W. Corson, J. Arnott {?}, Finkel, Wurster, Thorall {?} Ocean City, MD; Indian River, Bombay Hook to Phila., PA 450 car miles
1 19 130 178
       
  J. Cadbury, Weiss, McBride, Zimmerman, Angulo, Baver, Beck, Cushman Ocean City, MD; Indian River, Bombay Hook to Phila., PA      
2 13.5 121 156
       
    South & Central Del., Slaughter Beach, Selbyville, Fenwick Island & Rehoboth, DEL. 275 car miles
3 Harry Mathews      
    18 18 143
         
  E. Ribgy, Kramer, Price, J. Miller, DeAoun, Donaghy, Brooke, Ritchie, Lamplugh, Neave, Mr & Mr. Corbett, Cortelyot Tinicum, Media, Swarthmore, Tyler, Springfield, Springton, Arb. Dr. Hill, Glenolden, Lansdowne, PA       
4      
  various parties 142
       
       
    South Jersey, Trenton to Cape May. NJ 375 car miles
5 Corn, Jacobs, Reynard      
    18 54 141
    Penn Manor, PA, Trenton, Br. Mills, Holgate, Tuckerton, NJ      
6 Reynolds, Sehl, Stermer, Sheetman 12 48 140
       
         
    Evesboro, Cape May, Fortescue, Salem, Haddonfield, NJ      
7 D & F McLaughlin & 16 48 130
  Shinn      
    Moorestown, Indian Mills, Tuckerton to Ship Bottom, NJ      
8 Darby, Haines, Manners, McIllvain, Wright 14.5 65 125
       
    6 miles radius from Mantua, NJ      
9 Hitchener, Mr & Mrs. Glass,    Mr  Mrs W. Middleton 11 37 106
       
           
10 Street, Fries, Evans Chester Co., PA 13 59 106
  Sigman, Cook        
           
11 West, McMurtrie, Delaware County,      
  W. Miller, Fowler, Lukens Haverford College 15 33 104
    to Tinicum      
           
12 Zaid, Tucker College Settlement 5 10 90
    Willow Grove, PA      
           
13 Hebard, Bond, Ross Chestnut Hill, 8 24 88
    Carpenter's Woods,      
    Whitemarsh      
           
14 Linton, Reagan, Wildman Moorestown, NJ     83
           
15 Way, Craig Delaware Co., PA 7 14 62
           
           
  POTTER PROVES DVOC BEST BIRDER AT LAST! GETS 'EM ON HIS BACK!  
  DVOC Round-up- otherwise known as Annual Indurance {sp} Contest - May 10, 1953 Off record count by J. K. Potter Location: Cell-18-2 Cooper Hospital, Camden, NJ  
   
           
  Count by ear only: from dark to dawn:      
    Robin - 2 - Singing; Eng. Sparrow - 2 - Chattering on roost   Starling - 2 - squeaking on fire escape; Indigo Bunting - just heard proclaiming territory! Jet Plane - one over; Transport plane - one over
   
   
   
           
  Count by sight only:      
    one bedpan; urinal, bladder irrigator, and now I see 3 Fairies or are they nurses. Yes they are; one blonde and two brunettes - some birds - beautiful and are they glamorous. NOW YOU, DAVE CUTLER, BEAT THAT LIST IF YOU CAN !               Things are picking up. !  J. K. Potter
   
   
   
   
           
           

 

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