This section is from the book "The Gardener's Monthly And Horticulturist V18", by Thomas Meehan. See also: Four-Season Harvest: Organic Vegetables from Your Home Garden All Year Long.
"We gave a figure of this new variety, last year, showing its large size, and from a personal examination of the beds, were enabled to judge of its productiveness. Colman's Rural World (Mo.) states that fourteen of them have weighed a pound, and that paper publishes a communication from a Texas correspondent who obtained berries weighing half an ounce on plants received through the mail forty days before. This variety was raised by Amos Miller of Carlisle, Pa., and resembles Green Prolific magnified nearly double its usual size.
The above is from the Country Gentleman, to which, we will add that some on exhibition at the Centennial impressed us favorably. They were the best flavored of many on exhibition that day.