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The Auk, Volume 14, Number 2 (1897)



The Spring Plumage of the Bobolink, With Remarks on 'Color-Change' and 'Moulting.'. 137-149.
Arthur P. Chadbourne.
Remarks on the Spring Moult of the Bobolink. 149-154.
Frank M. Chapman.
Descriptions of Ten New Species of Birds Discovered By Dr. W. L. Abbott in the Kilimanjaro Region of East Africa. 154-164.
Charles W. Richmond.
New Birds from the Islands and Peninsula of Lower California. 164-168.
A. W. Anthony.
A Preliminary List of the Birds of Okanogan County, Washington. 168-182.
William Leon Dawson.
Description of a New Pine Grosbeak from California. 182-186.
William W. Price.
Critical Remarks on Cistothorus Palustris (Wils.) and Its Western Allies. 186-196.
Harry C. Oberholser.
The Unusual Occurrence of Br. 197-200.
A. W. Butler.
Description of a New Species of Guillemot from the Kuril Islands. 200-201.
Leonhard Stejneger.

General Notes

Murres in Western New York. 202.
Frank M. Chapman.
Unusual Occurrence of Br. 202.
J. Harris Reed.
Brunnich's Murre (Uria lornvia) at Newberne, NC. 202.
T. Gilbert Pearson.
Brunnich's Murre and King Eider at Cape Charles, Virginia. 202.
William L. Whittaker.
Uria Lomvia in South Carolina. 203.
Elliott Coues.
The Terns of Dyer's and the Weepecket Islands. 203-205.
Reginald Heber Howe, Jr.
The Nostrils of Young Cormorants. 205.
A. W. Anthony.
The Canvas-Back Duck in Massachusetts. 206.
Herbert K. Job.
Type Locality of Fuligula Collaris. 206-207.
Elliott Coues.
Dafilula, a New Subgenus. 207.
Elliott Coues.
The Lesser Snow Goose in New England. 207.
William Brewster.
Branta Bernicla Glaucogastra. 207-208.
Elliott Coues.
The Wood Ibis in Virginia and Maryland. 208-209.
William Palmer.
A North American Snipe New To the A.O.U. List. 209.
Elliott Coues.
The Occurrence of Tryngites Subruficollis in the New England States. 209-210.
C. C. Trowbridge.
Status of Helodromas Ochropus in the A.O.U. List. 210-211.
Elliott Coues.
Status of the Redshank as a North American Bird. 211-212.
Elliott Coues.
The Avocet (Recurvirostra Americana) at Ipswich, Mass.. 212.
Fred. H. Kennard.
The 1896 Migration of Charadrius Dominicus and Numenius Borealis in Massachusetts. 212-214.
George H. Mackay.
Validity of the Genus Lophortyx. 214-215.
Elliott Coues.
Notes on the Mexican Ground Dove. 215.
Elliott Coues.
Another Golden Eagle in Connecticut. 215-216.
C. L. Rawson.
Swainson's Hawk in Michigan. 216.
Norman A. Wood.
Northern Hawks in Massachusetts. 216.
Herbert K. Job.
Note on Elanus Glaucus. 216-217.
Elliott Coues.
The Roadrunner as a Destroyer of Caterpillars. 217.
A. W. Anthony.
How the Chimney Swift Secures Twigs For Its Nest. 217-218.
Elliott Coues.
Probable First Description of Empidonax Flaviventris. 218.
Elliott Coues.
Two New Birds For Maine. 219.
Wm. L. Powers.
The Redpoll in Maryland. 219.
Wm. H. Fisher.
Bachman's Sparrow in Maryland. 219.
J. D. Figgins.
The Seaside Sparrow (Ammodramus Maritimus) at Middletown, R. I.. 219-220.
Reginald Heber Howe, Jr.
Henslow's Bunting (Ammodramus Henslowi) Found Breeding at Plymouth, Michigan. 220-221.
James B. Purdy.
Occurrence of Zonotrichia Albicollis in California. 221.
C. Barlow.
How About the Genus Pipilo Now?. 221.
Elliott Coues.
The Bahaman Swallow in Florida. 221-222.
William Brewster.
Geothlypis Agilis a Possible Breeder in Northern Minnesota. 222-223.
Benj. T. Gault.
Untenability of the Genus Sylvania Nutt.. 223-224.
Elliott Coues.
The Carolina Wren (Thryothorus Ludovicianus)At Inwood-On-Hudson, New York City. 224.
F. H. Foote.
The Mockingbird at Portland, Maine, in Winter. 224-225.
Nathan Clifford Brown.
Turdus Lawrencii Coues. 225-226.
T. S. Palmer.
Some New Records from Central New York. 226-227.
Egbert Bagg.
Lake Michigan Bird Notes. 227-228.
Frank M. Woodruff.
Sundry Notes. 228-229.
George H. Mackay.
The Most General Fault of the A.O.U. Check-List. 229-231.
Elliott Coues.

Recent Literature

Ridgway's 'Manual of North American Birds,' Second Edition. 232-233.
J. A. Allen.
Goode's 'The Published Writings of Philip Lutley Sclater.'. 233-234.
J. A. Allen.
Newton's Dictionary of Birds: Part Iv. 234-244.
E. C.
Bates's 'The Game Birds of North America.'. 244-245.
J. A. Allen.
Butler on a Century of Changes in the Aspects of Nature in Indiana. 245.
J. A. Allen.
Elliot's Catalogue of a Collection of Birds from Somali-Land. 245.
J. A. Allen.
Ricker's Notes on the Birds of Hull, Mass.. 246.
J. A. Allen.
Howe's Birds of Brookline, Mass.. 246.
J. A. Allen.
Anderson's Birds of Winnebago and Hancock Counties, Iowa. 246.
J. A. Allen.
Tegetmeier's 'Pheasants.'. 246-247.
J. A. Allen.
Bird-Nesting With a Camera. 247.
F. M. C.
A List of the Birds of Florida. 247.
F. M. C.
Schalow's the Published Writings of Anton Reichenow. 248.
J. A. Allen.
Cory's List of the Birds of Eastern North America. 248.
J. A. Allen.
Publications Received. 248-250.


Captive Wild Birds. 251.
A Desirable Substitute For Carbon Disulphide as an Insecticide. 251-252.
Notes and News. 253-258.

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