Wisconsin State Horticultural Society / Annual report of the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society for the year 1910
Volume XL, Part II (1910)
Report of secretary, pp. 77-86 PDF (2.1 MB)
82 WISCONSIN STATE HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY. STATE FAIR EXHIBIT. The exhibit the past year was on entirely new lines com- prising an extensive exhibit of spraying machinery and mater- ials and was in every respect a success. On a platform along- side the horticultural building was shown every size, shape and type of spray pump made, from the tiny atomizer for house plants, knapsack and bucket pumps, 8 kinds of barrel pumps, to the complete gasoline operated outfit. In a tent in the rear of this exhibit the "poison squad" representing seven firms manufacturing arsenate of lead, paris green and lime sulphur put up attractive exhibits. The thanks cf the society is due to all of the firms which helped to make up this most excellent educational exhibit. Following is a list of the different firms which exhibited: Wallace Maehinery Co., Champa gn, Ill. Complete gasoline-operated outfit on truck. Automatic (geared) outfit on truck. F. E. fMyer & Bro., Ashland, Ohio. Two Hand Pumps mounted on barrel. The Field Force Pump Co., Elmira, N. Y. Hand Pump on barrel. Morrill & Morley, Benton Harbor, Mich. Two Hand Pumps, one on barrel, one on cart. E. C. Brown Co., Rochester, N Y. Hand Pump on barrel. Auto spray. Stahl Sprayer Cc., Quincy, Ill. Hand Pump on barrel. The Deming Co., Salem, 0. Hand Pump on barrel. Knapsack Pump. Bucket Pump. Atomizers. The Niagara Gas Sprayer Co., Middleport, N. Y. Gas Sprayer. Insecticides and Fungicides. Extensive displays by The Bowker Co., Boston, Mass. Hammonds Slug Shot Works, Fishkill-on-Hudson, N. Y. Sherwin & Williams Co., Pullman Sta., Chicago, Ill. Grasselli Chemical Co., Cleveland, 0. and Milwaukee. "Target Brand" American Hort. Distributing Co., Martins- burg, W. Va. Merrimac Chemical Co., Boston, Mass.
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