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With this, our Twenty-Eighth Annual Catalog , we come with cor-
dial thanks to every one of our Customers who have contributed so largely
to the growth of our business.

It has always been our constant purpose to gived the best in seeds and service
to every order that comes to us, and we fully believe that our success is due to this
unvarying rule "good seeds, prompt service, fair dealing and curteous treatment."

We assure you your orders and good will are highly appreciated and it will
always be our endeavor to merit your continued confidence.

To new customers we extend a hearty welcome with the hope that every
transaction with us will carry a feeling of mutual pleasure and satisfaction. We
will appreciate an opportunity to serve you.

With every good wish for your happiness and prosperity throughout the
New Year, we are,


Richmond, Va.                                             Very truly 
yours,

January 1, 1930.                                           DIGGS & 
BEADLES, Inc.

VEGETABLE SEEDS


Asparagus... Brussels Sprouts...Rhubarb...Bush Snap Beans...Green Podded Varities...Wax or Yellow Podded Varities...Pole Snap Beans--Green Podded...Pole Snap Beans--Green Podded...Pole Lima Beans...Collards...Beets...Cabbage...Carrots...Celery... Garden Corn ... Cauliflower...Egg Plant...Leek...Cucumber...Mustard...Cantalope or Muskmellon...Endive...Herbs...Kohl Rabi...Water Melon...Kale...Okra...Lettace...Onion...Garden Peas...Pumpkin...Radish...Salsify...Spinich...Pepper...Parsnip...Parsley. ..Squash...Tomato...Tu rnip

VEGETABLE PLANTS


Cabbage Plants...Lettace Plants...Tomato Plants...Egg Plants...Celery Plants...Pepper Plants...Cauliflower Plants...Sweet Potato Plants...Asparagus Roots...Rhubarb Roots...Sage Roots...Thyme Roots...Horse Radish Roots...Ruta Baga...Irish Potatoes...Sweet Potatoes...Tobacco

FLOWER SEEDS


Acroclinium--Everlasting...Ageratum...Alyssum...Amaranthus...Anemone- -Windflower..Aq uilegia--Columbnie...Antirrhinum Snapdragon...Asters...Batchelor's Buttons--Globe Amaranth...Balsam--Touch-Me-Not...Candytuft...Calendula, Pot Marigold...Calliopsis, or Coreopsis...Carnations...Canna...Celosia--Cock's Comb...Canterbury Bells--Campanula, Cup and Saucer...Centaurea Gymnocarpa--Dusty Miller...Centaurea Cyanus--Corn Flower...Chrysanthemum...Coleus...Cosmos...Delphinium or Periennial Larkspur ...Dahila...Daisy...African Daisy...Dianthus, or Pinks...Digitalis, or Fox Glove...Escholtzia- California Poppy...Euphorbia--Snow on the Mountain...Forget-Me-Not--Myosotis...Four o'Clock--Marvel of Peru...Gaillardia...Geranium...Gypsophila--Baby's Breath...Heliotrope...Helichrysum--Everlasting Flower...Hibiscus...Hollyhock...Kochia Summer Cypress or Mexican Fire Bush...Latana...Larkspur...Lobelia...Love-in-a-Mist-- Nigella...Marigold...Ice Plant...Mignonette...Oxalis...Nasturtium...Pansy...Petunia...Phlox Drummondii...Poppy...Primrose...Portulaca...Ricinus--Castor Oil Plant...Salvia Splendens--Scarlet Save...Scabiosa--Mouring Bride or Sweet Scabious...Sensitive Plant--Mimosa...Similax...Stocks, Dwarf German--Ten Weeks...Sunflower...Sweet William...Verbena...Violets...Zinnia...Flower Garden Mixture

SWEET PEAS


D. & B.'s Spencer Sweet Peas...D. & B's Superb Mixed Sweet Peas...D. &'s S.'s Spencer Mixed Sweet Peas...Wallflower

VINES or CLIMBERS


Ampelopsis Veitchii--Boston Ivy...Balloon Vine--Love-in-a-puff...Balsam Apple...Balsam Pear...Clematis...Cobea Scandens...Cypress Vine...Dolichos, Hyacinth or Jack Bean...Gourds...Kudza Vine--Jack and the Bean Stalk...Morning Glory...Moon Flower or Evening Glory

BEEKEEPING SUPPLIES


Lewis "Beeware"

Put your bees in up-to-date finely-made Hives and they will pay you big profits.


10-Frame Hive with Metal Roof Cover...10-Frame Comb Honey Supers for Scalloped Sections...10-Frame Full Depth Supers or Bodies...1-=Frame Half Depth Supers with Shallow Frames...Dadant's Famous Comb Foundation...Lewis "Renown" Honey Sections...Lewis "Favorite" Honey Sections...Golden Italian Queen Bees...Smoke Engine Smoker...Send for complete catalog

SUMMER FLOWERING BULBS for SPRING PLANTING


Gladiolus--Finest First Sizze Bulbs...Canna Roots...Caladium Bulbs--Elephant's Ear...Tuberose Bulbs...Dahlias...Exhibition Dahlias...Selected Named Dahlias.

D. & B.'s GRASS MIXTURES


Whether you wish to sow a Grass either for a hay crop or grazing, you cannot do better than to sow one of these Mixtures

D. & B.'s Grass Mixture, No. 1, for Hay or Pasture...D. & B.'s Grass Mixture, No. 2, for Pasture...D.& B.'s Grass Mixture, No. 3, for Hay...D. & B.'s Grass Mixture, No. 4, for Pasture

GRASSES


Timothy...Herd's Grass, or Red Top...Orchard Grass...Tall Meadow Oat Grass...Kentucky Blue Grass...Canada Blue...Meadow Fescue...Domestic Rye Grass...Italian Rye Grass...Creeping Bent...Red Fescue...Bermuda Grass...Carpet Grass...Sudan Grass

CLOVERS


Alfalfa...Red Clover...Mammoth, or Sapling Clover...Alsike Clover...White Dutch Clover...Sweet Clover or White Bokhara...Crimson, or Annual Clover...Japan Clover, or Lespedeza...Korean Japan Clover

FIELD CORNS


White Dent...Boone County White...Eureka Ensilage...Thompson's Prolific...Hickory King...Virginia Ensilage...D. & B.'s Improved Golden Dent...Reid's Yellow Dent...Tennesee Red Cob

COW PEAS


Black...Brown Whippoorwill...Taylor, or Large Grey Whippoorwill..Groit...Clay...Mixed Cow Peas...Cow Peas Mixed With Soja Beans

CANADA FIELD PEAS


Soy or Soja Beans...Virginia...Laredo...Pine Dell Perfection...Mammoth Yellow

VELVET BEANS


100 Day Speckled

OATS


Burt, or 90-Day...Gray Winter, or Turf...Fulghum...White Spring

MISCELLANEOUS FARM SEEDS


German or Goldent Millett...Tennessee Grown...Pearl, or Cat-Tail...Thousand Headed Kale...Japanese Buckwheat...Dward Essex Rape...Jerusalem Artichokes...Navy Beans...Broom Corn...Peanuts...Mammoth Russian Sunflower...Sorghum...Vetch

SUNDRY ARTICLES FORTHE GARDENER'S USE


The "Little Wonder" Hedge Trimmer...Standard Flower Pots and Saucers...Vimlite...Glass Cloth...Glass for Hotbed Sash...Hotbed Sash...Mole Trap...Asparagus Knives...Jute Twine...Raffia...Fruit Baskets

D. & B.'S RECLEANED BIRD SEEDS AND SUPPLIES


D. & B. Special Mixed Bird Seed...Plain Canary Seed...Bird Rape...Hemp Seed...Sunflower Seed...Bird Millet...Blue Maw, or Poppy Seed...Bird Manna...Silver Bird Gravel...Bird Tonic...Bird Wash...Cuttle Fish Bone...Flax Seed


PLANET JR. GARDEN TOOLS


No. 4, Planet Jr. Combined Hill and Drill Seeder, Wheel Hoe, Cultivator and Plow...No. 4, D Hill and Drill Seeder...No. 11, Planet Jr. Double Wheel Hoe, Cultivator, Plow and Rake...No. 12, Planet Jr. Double and Single Wheel Hoe...No. 16, Planet Jr. Single Wheel Hoe, Cultivator, Rake and Plow...No. 17, Planet Jr. Single Wheel Hoe...No. 19, Planet Jr. Single Wheel Hoe...No. 19, Planet Jr. Single Wheel Hoe...No. 25, Planet Jr. Combined Hill and Drill Seeder, Double Wheel Hoe, Cultivator and Plow...Fire-Fly Garden Plow

POULTRY FEEDS


Globe Poultry Feeds...Globe Starting Ration...Globe Chick Scratch...Globe Growing Ration...Globe Growing Scratch...Globe Scratch Feed...Globe Laying Ration...Meat Meal...Valentine's Meat Meal...Alfalfa Leaf Mean...Crushed Oyster Shells...Hen's Teeth Poultry

CANADA F Grit...Red Cross Health Grit...Poultry Charcoal


PRATT'S POULTRY AND ANIMAL REGULATORS AND REMEDIES FOR POULTRY


Poultry Regulator (For Health and Eggs)...R-P Tablets--Formerly Called Roup Tablets...Roup Powder...Chick Tablets...N-K Tablets...Diarrhoea Tablets for Chicks...Special Compound...Head Lice Ointment...Sore Head and Chicken Pox Preparation...Red Mite Special...Poultry Worm Powder...Powdered Lice Killer...Poultry Disinfectant...Bronchitis Remedy...Egg Preserver...Condition Talbets...Scaly Leg Ointment...Gape Compound...Lice Salve...

FOR STOCK


Animal Regulator...Liniment...Fly Chaser...Healing Ointment...Hog Tonic

STANDARD POULTY AND STOCK REMEDIES


Dr. Hess and Clark Poultry and Stock Preparations


Dr. Hess Improved Stock Tonic...Dr. Hess Poultry Pan-A-Min...Dr. Hess Poultry Ver-Mi- Trol...Dr. Hess Poultry Tablets...Dr. Hess Chick Tablets...Dr. Hess Instant Louse Killer...Dr. Hess Dip and Disinfectant...Walko Roup, Cholera and White Diarrhoea Tablets

Conkey's Poultry Remedies


Old Reliable Powder...Conkey Pills...Conkey Diatex...Cholera Remedy...Gape Remedy...Scaly Leg Remedy...Sore Head Remedy...Poultry Worm Remedy...Poultry Laxative...Y.O.--Yeast and Cod Liver Oil...Poultry Tonic...Lice Pwder...Nox-I-Cide...Fly Knocker

A High Grade Dog Food


C.L.O. Vegetable Meat Biscuit (Whole or Kibbled)

Spratt's Dog Remedies


Distemper Tablets...Puppy and Dog Worm Remedy...Dog Soap...Oval Biscuits

Day-Old Baby Chicks


INCUBATORS AND BROODERS


Queen Incubators...Buckeye Incubators...Buckeye Coal Burning Brooders...Buckeye Oil Burning Brooders...Putnam Brooder Heater

POULTRY SUPPLIES AND APPLAINCES



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