beautify Duck Island

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beautify Duck Island - City Begins to Beautify Duck Island in Lake...
City Begins to Beautify Duck Island in Lake With the usual flock of wild ducks expected to arrive shortly on La kit Merritt, Landscape Architect GUkey today started plan to beautify Duck Island, the little square of yellow aand thrown up. by the municipal dredge near the duck preserve. (illkey plans a collection of tule reeds near the Island bo that the ducka will feel at home., and clumps of beach lupin on top of the Island proper. The Island waa originally vtade with exact lines but the action of the tides Is softening this rigid out line and Gllkey asserts that lu a year or ao the refuge will look something like an island. Gllkey la also taking out all the flowers on the San Tablo "ide of the city hall plaxa. eav lng the land fallow for winter planting.

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  1. Oakland Tribune,
  2. 08 Oct 1923, Mon,
  3. Page 28

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