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The Auk, Volume 57, Number 1 (1940)

1 (January)


In Memoriam: Samuel Prentiss Baldwin. 1-12.
S. Charles Kendeigh.
Local Distribution of Eastern Canadian Arctic Birds. 13-21.
J. Dewey Soper.
Egg Recognition By the Laughing Gull. 22-43.
G. K. Noble, D. S. Lehrman.
Egg Volumes and Incubation Periods. 44-60.
C. Brooke Worth.
Homing Experiments With Leach's Petrels. 61-74.
Donald R. Griffin.
Nicolas Denys' Birds. 75-82.
Francis H. Allen.
Rediscovery of the Megapode, Aepypodius Bruijnii. 83-84.
R. Meyer De Schauensee.
Sex Ratio In Wild Birds. 85-93.
E. A. Mcilhenny.
A Genus For Eupetes Caerulescens Temminck. 94.
James L. Peters.
Geographical Variation In the Carolina Wren. 95-104.
George H. Lowery, Jr.
Recent Literature. 120-133.
Conservation Notes. 134.
Announcements. 136.
Obituaries. 137-140.
The Fifty-Seventh Stated Meeting of the American Ornithologists' Union. 141-149.
Lawrence E. Hicks.
Annual Report of Treasurer For Year Ending September 30, 1939. 150-152.
Rudyerd Boulton.


Unorthodox Thoughts on Migration. 135-136.
W. L. Mcatee.

General Notes

A Specimen of the Black-Capped Petrel. 105.
Alexander Wetmore.
Young Great White Heron and W. 105.
Harold S. Peters.
Another Record of Puffinus Diatomicus. 105.
Robert T. Orr.
Snowy Egret Nesting In New Jersey. 106.
Norman J. Mcdonald, Stephen Daly, John A. Gillespie.
A Heronry In Northern New Jersey. 106.
William F. Rapp, Jr.
Black Ducks Nesting In Tree Holes. 106-107.
Harold S. Peters.
Snow Geese Near Philadelphia. 107.
J. Kenneth Terres.
Homing Instinct and Prolificacy In the Duck Hawk. 107-109.
William A. Wimsatt.
Ruffed Grouse Budding on Western Serviceberry. 109.
Adrian C. Fox.
Early Nesting of the Duck Hawk In Maryland. 109.
William A. Wimsatt.
King Rail Breeding In Southern Ontario. 109-110.
James L. Baillie, Jr.
Status of the Upland Plover. 110.
Herbert H. Beck.
Wilson's Plover In Massachusetts. 111.
Francis H. Allen.
The Winnowing Note of Wilson's Snipe. 111.
Harold S. Peters.
Red Phalarope In Kentucky. 111.
Burt L. Monroe.
Courtship Note on the Laughing Gull. 111-112.
Joseph J. Hickey.
An Early Figure of the Great Auk. 112-113.
H. S. Shaw.
A Detail In the Ecology of the Mourning Dove. 113.
Gordon W. Jones.
Notes on Woodpeckers from West Virginia. 113-114.
Alexander Wetmore.
An Odd Nest of the Carolina Wren. 114.
J. J. Murray.
Wood Thrush Nesting In Montreal. 114.
J. D. Cleghorn.
Red-Eyed Vireo Captures Food Under Water. 114.
Arthur B. Williams.
Nashville Warbler Breeding In Northeastern Illinois. 115-116.
Frank A. Pitelka.
Two New Breeding Birds For the United States. 117-118.
Allan R. Phillips.
New Food Habit For Common Redpoll. 118.
Adrian C. Fox.
Parasitism of the Red-Wing By the Cowbird. 118.
A. W. Schorger.
Lark Bunting In Oregon. 119.
Kenneth Gordon.
Fieldfare, an Addition To the American List, and Some Arctic Notes. 119.
P. A. Taverner.
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