This section is from the book "The Gardener's Monthly And Horticulturist V22", by Thomas Meehan. See also: Four-Season Harvest: Organic Vegetables from Your Home Garden All Year Long.
No one can have any idea of the immense number of excellent catalogues which come to our table with " please notice" attached to them. It would take one-fourth our space in the busy months to do justice to them all, and inviduous to give one firm an advantage by a notice over the others. But we are quite sure no one will be envious that we notice the work of this veteran in the business, who far beyond his " three score and ten " still shows as wonderful enterprise in introducing and diseminating " new plants," as he did over half a century ago. That he will yet long continue to do so, will be the wish of a large circle of business friends.