White Snow Owl Shot Near Here [Article in Kane Republican]


This article reports that Dr. McCleery has acquired a white snow owl. It had been shot but Dr. McCleery amputated the owl's crippled wing and expects it to live an otherwise normal life. Partial text of the article is quoted below.


February 11, 1931

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Partial Text

Dr. E. H. McCleery, of the famous McCleery Wolf Pack, announced today that he had secured possession of a white snow owl, a bird rarely seen in these parts. The bird was shot near Farmers Valley last week and had one wing seriously crippled. Dr. McCleery amputated the injured member yesterday [...]