Ignorance Of Officers And Committees

Thus it appears to be with granting patents and premiums, if we take

what has been patented and praised by our committees and officers as

improvements in bee-culture. These men may be capable, intelligent, and

well fitted for their sphere, but in bee matters, about as capable of

judging, as the Hottentot would be of the merits of an intricate

steam-engine. Knowledge and experience are the only qualifications

competent to decide.

Huber's Account Of A Commencement Of Comb Imperfectly Understood facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail