Jerry Ray Berkhous 16 Aug 1907

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Jerry Ray Berkhous 16 Aug 1907 - was an an of the tlio when of 1 in in was or of...
was an an of the tlio when of 1 in in was or of on it oan of is Over 100 Million Fish Hatched at Torresdale. J R Berkhous, tho superintendent of the Torresdale State *ish Eatcbery \\'ns in Bristol OD Monday and made a ant oall at the Gazette office Mr Berk hime Is one of Comijileeiouur bau'a most competent and trusted flab cuitumts and although a young man hns had a wide experience in hatchery work Ho was transferred from the balohery at Oorry, In Erie oouiHy, the State established the hatchery at resdalc Mr Berk h on B flays the season tit batcher; has been a highly successful and although the Torreadalo plant ie of the smallest operated by tbc State statistics are startling The Wayne county hatchery is the largest one in Commissioner Moeban's jurisdiction The following are some interesting figures given by Mr Berkhous concern iiog work dene this season at Torres 3ulo Number of 6 bail ha to bed, five eight hundred thousand, chain pickerel sixty three million, yellow perch, f o 3ve million, smt»lt five million, white ish six million, Sasquehanna salmon (wall eyod pike), eleven million An un successful season was had with trout only twenty five hundred werejiatohed. The work of hatching frogs in is still going on although thirty thousand have been shipped so far this season Tlie above statistics are given in round ten the odd thousands not being Mr Bern b ous is always pleased to receive visitors at the hatchery and show ihe propogatiog ponds

Clipped from The Bucks County Gazette16 Aug 1907, FriPage 2

The Bucks County Gazette (Bristol, Pennsylvania)16 Aug 1907, FriPage 2
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