Punch,  10 (1846), 264.

Game Alligators



News-Commentary, Drollery


Animal Behaviour, Hunting

    Responds to news that Canadian alligators are to be 'killed for their oils'. Compares alligators to the pheasants of 'Merrie England' and suggests that alligators should be fattened on 'live Indians'. Anticipates the establishment of alligator preserves and the creation of protection laws.

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