If the recent work on the cabbage disease may be accepted, the bacteria make their entry at the water pores at the margins of the leaf, and thence via the glandular cells to the tracheids.
Potatoes, cabbage and lettuce are much grown for the early Northern markets.
The second crop of cabbage was starting to develop, and the okra looked good.
They can be killed by spreading about cabbage leaves, &c., poisoned with Paris green.
In the corner room at the club, members gathered to read these broadsheets, and some liked the way Karpushka jeered at the French, saying: They will swell up with Russian cabbage, burst with our buckwheat porridge, and choke themselves with cabbage soup.