. American bee journal. Bee culture; Bees. 1917 AMERICAN BEn JOURNAL 257 GOLDEN ITALIAN QUEENS Read a few reports of big yields from single colonies of this gentle strain of Goldens : il. 1,. liartz, Keytesville Mo., 2()4 pounds of extracted honey; J. M. Buchanan, Franklin, Tenn , 2.'J0 pounds of extracted honey; L. C. McCarly Nampa, Idaho, 260 pounds of comb honey; Fred Dury, Unionville, Mo., 374 pounds of comb and extracted honey. I guarantee safe arrival (U. S. and Canada), purity of mating and satisfaction. Write for circular. —Prices of Queens— Nov 1 to May 1 May 1 to June l June 1 to Jul

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. American bee journal. Bee culture; Bees. 1917 AMERICAN BEn JOURNAL 257 GOLDEN ITALIAN QUEENS Read a few reports of big yields from single colonies of this gentle strain of Goldens : il. 1,. liartz, Keytesville Mo., 2()4 pounds of extracted honey; J. M. Buchanan, Franklin, Tenn , 2.'J0 pounds of extracted honey; L. C. McCarly Nampa, Idaho, 260 pounds of comb honey; Fred Dury, Unionville, Mo., 374 pounds of comb and extracted honey. I guarantee safe arrival (U. S. and Canada), purity of mating and satisfaction. Write for circular. —Prices of Queens— Nov 1 to May 1 May 1 to June l June 1 to July 1 July 1 to Nov. 1 1 6 12 1 6 12 1 « tl.OO 1 6.00 1.26 6.60 1.76 9.00 2.60 13.60 12 t 9.00 12.00 17.00 25.t0 1 6 12 Untested - - - ^ Select untested Tested .... Select tested - . - (1.50 2.00 2.60 SOO ( 7.60 $13.60 8.60 16.00 18.60 26.00 IH.60 30.00 11.26 t e.60 111.60 1.60 7.60 13.60 2.00 10.60 18.60 2.76 16.00 27.00 t .76 $ i.W 1.00 6.00 1.60 8.00 2.00 10.00 17.60 9.00 16.00 IS.OO Select queen tested for breeding, $5.00. The very best queen tested for breeding, $10.00 BEN G. DAVIS, Spring Hill, Tennessee FOREHAND'S QUEENS 15 LBS. SURPLUS "mi Wblcb Colony Is Yours, Mr. Beekeeper ? GET A GOOD QUEEN r^- 150 LBS. "*' SURPLUS One that will keep the hive chock-full of bees at all times, make the biggest yields of honey, stingless. and look the prettiest at a medium price. Over 25 years of select breeding has brought our Queens up to a standard surpassed by none and superior of many. We have tried the principal races and every method known, and we have now selected the best of both, THE DOOLITTLE METHOD and the THREE-BAND BEES. Use the 3 Bands Why ? Because they get results. The foremost bee-men of the world use them. Our queens are sold by many of the largest dealers in the United States. Louis H. Scholl (one of the largest beekeepers of the Southwest) says: "Three-band Italians have proven the best all-round purpose bee after trying out nearly every race, not