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EVEN BIRDS HAVE EIGHT HOUR LAW WORK IN
SHIFTS TO, HATCH YOUNG
Mrs. Lillian Wideman With Two of Her EigrrNHourDove-Family.
Los Angeles, CaJ. -Here is a family
of doves that believes in the eight
hour law and the division of labor.
They are love doves.
And these rare doves have evolved
a plan for dividing up. the worktahd
preventing "father from sitting
around all day" that is declared' to be
Father sits on the eggs a portion;
.of the day, then" son dove takesrupj
the task, after which mother dove
goes on the job.
Truly a remarkable faniily . of
doves. " i
While these doves are not seeking
publicity, they are such extraordinary
'birds that their story must be told.
There are two eggs in the family
"nest. From 8 o'clock until noon fath
er dove sits on the eggs. Promptly
Jwith the, noonwhisUe the son dove
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