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Carrier Pigeons Aid in Fighting Forest Fires

Issue 7 and Volume 94.

Carrier Pigeons Aid in Fighting Forest Fires Racing pigeons, trained by enrolees of the C. C. C. Camp near West Townsend, Mass., have been instrumental in saving thousands of dollars of property by means of messages carried by the pigeons during the recent forest fires near there. The pigeons have been carried by fire fighting crews into the midst of the fire and messages have been sent back to camp reporting the progress and extent of the fire.

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