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Catching Gallery

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Choose from 205 pictures in our Catching collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

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Seeking to arrest the dread disease: ridding the infected district of creatures likely to

Seeking to arrest the dread disease: ridding the infected district of creatures likely to carry plague-microbes. Illustrative diagram in The Illustrated London News showing how a major cull of rats, hares and rabbits took place in Suffolk in 1910, after it was discovered that plague-carrying rats may have been the cause of deaths from pneumonia among four people in Freston, Suffolk. Dead of dying rats and hares were found to be carrying the plague microbes. The cull was done by many methods including shooting and ferreting. One of the sketches shows a man using a long pole to place poisoned food well within rats' holes. Date: 1910

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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Dick Whittington. Lyceum Theatre. Artist E. P. Kinsella

Dick Whittington. The cat is shown here ridding Morocco of its plague of rats, thus earning the gratitude of the King and making Dicks fortune. For the Lyceum Theatre, Christmas 1911. Presented In Two Parts Twenty-four Scenes and numerous Tableaux. Grand Fairy Ballets. Strongest Pantomime Company in London. The artist is E. P. Kinsella.

© The Michael Diamond Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

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Device for catching salmon, Sognefjord, Norway

Device for catching salmon at Balhomen, Sognefjord, Norway. Nets are spread in the water in a horseshoe shape; when a salmon enters, the man waiting at the top pulls a rope and closes the opening. He then comes down and secures the fish with the aid of a boat. Date: circa 1910s

© The Roseries Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

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