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" ... for the support of his mate and young ones, the bald eagle pursues him and takes it from him. With all this injustice, he is never in good case but like those among men who live by sharping and robbing he is generally poor and often very lousy. Besides... "
The Private Correspondence of Benjamin Franklin ...: pt.I. Letters on ... - Seite 109
von Benjamin Franklin - 1818
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin and a Sketch of Franklin's Life from ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1896 - 253 Seiten
...robbing, he is generally poor, and often very lousy. Besides he is a rank coward ; the little kingbird, not bigger than a sparrow, attacks him boldly and...proper emblem for the brave and honest Cincinnati 1 of America, who have driven all the king-birds from our country." At last he was able to return to...
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The Many-sided Franklin

Paul Leicester Ford - 1899 - 516 Seiten
...robbing, he is generally poor, and often very lousy. Besides, he is a rank coward ; the little king-bird, not bigger than a sparrow, attacks him boldly and drives him out of the district. ... I am, on this account, not displeased that the figure is not known 412 as a bald eagle, but looks...
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Studies in Zoology: a Book Devoted to Animals and Animal Life at the ...

Cincinnati (Ohio). Zoological Garden - 1900 - 86 Seiten
...character ; he does not get his living honestly. Besides, he is a rank coward ; the little King-bird, not bigger than a sparrow, attacks him boldly and drives him out of the district." THE SMALL MAMMAL HOUSE This house is located across the walk from the Eagle Aviary, and is divided...
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The Friendly Craft: A Collection of American Letters

Elizabeth Deering Hanscom - 1908 - 364 Seiten
...robbing, he is generally poor, and often very lousy. Besides he is a rank coward ; the little kingbird, not bigger than a sparrow, attacks him boldly and drives him out of the district. . . . I am, on this account, not displeased that the figure is not known as a bald eagle, but looks...
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Handy-book of Literary Curiosities

William S. Walsh - 1909 - 1104 Seiten
...and takes it from him. Besides, he is a rank coward; the little king-bird attacks him boldly. He i* therefore by no means a proper emblem for the brave...who have driven all the king-birds from our country. I am on this account not displeased that the figure is not known as a bald eagle, but looks more like...
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The Auk

1914
...robbing, he is generally poor, and often very lousy. Besides he is a rank coWard; the little kingbird, not bigger than a sparrow, attacks him boldly and...who have driven all the kingbirds from our country;. ... I am, on this account, not displeased that the figure is not known as a bald eagle, but looks more...
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Animal Land: Containing 300 Delightful, Entertaining, Instructive Stories ...

Willard Allen Colcord - 1925 - 437 Seiten
...robbing, he is generally poor, and often very lousy. Besides, he is a rank coward; the little king-bird, not bigger than a sparrow, attacks him boldly, and drives him out of the district." Eagles, of course, only act out their nature. Still, as Franklin observes, there are some things about...
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National Floral Emblem: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on the Library of ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on House Administration, United States. Congress. House. Committee on House Administration. Subcommittee on the Library - 1958 - 34 Seiten
...robbing, he is generally poor, and often very lousy. Besides he is a rank coward; the little kingbird, not bigger than a sparrow attacks him boldly and drives...the brave and honest Cincinnati of America, who have diiven all the kingbirds from our country; though exactly fit for that order of knights which the French...
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National Floral Emblem. 85-2

United States. Congress. House. House Administration - 1958 - 34 Seiten
...robbing, he is generally poor, and often very lousy. Besides he is a rank coward; the little kingbird, not bigger than a sparrow attacks him boldly and drives...the brave and honest Cincinnati of America, who have diiven all the kingbirds from our country; though exactly fit for that order of knights which the French...
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Journal of Rudolph Friederich Kurz: An Account of His Experiences Among Fur ...

Rudolf Friedrich Kurz - 1970 - 382 Seiten
...generally poor, and often very lousy. Besides, he is a rank coward; the little kinghird, not higger than a sparrow, attacks him boldly and drives him...the district. He is therefore by no means a proper emblom for the brave and honest Cincinnati of America, who have driven all the king hirds from our...
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