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DENT VARIETIES—Continued.
Variety-Long Island Dent.
Source-C. E. Salmon, Brooklyn.

Description-Stalk short and small in diameter. Ear medium in length, small

. Kernels reddish yellow, shallow, large, 8 rows. Only slightly dented and looks like a flint. Matures well at Storrs.

HistoryMr. Salmon brought the seed from Long Island several years ago and has grown it in Brooklyn since. It has now become acclimated.

Variety-Long's Champion.
Source-Whitehorse Farms, Paoli, Pa.

Description-Stalk very tall and very large in diameter. Ear long and very large. Kernels light yellow, 14-22 rows. Does not mature at Storrs.

History-Unknown.

Variety-Luce's Favorite.
Source-Suffolk Cooperative Association, Mattituck, N. Y.

Description-Stalk medium in height and diameter. Ear medium in length and diameter. Kernels yellow or white, shallow, large, 8 rows, slightly

dented, intermediate in type between dent and flint corn. Does not mature at Storrs.

HistoryUnknown.

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Variety-Mason's White Dent.
Source—W. W. Chappell, North Franklin.

Description-Stalk short and small. Ear short. Kernels white, 12-16 rows. Matures very well at Storrs.

HistoryMr. Mason obtained his seed from N. S. Strong of North Plains about 15 years ago.

VarietyMastodon.
Source-S. D. Woodruff Seed Company, Orange.
Description-Stalk tall and large. Does not mature at Storrs.
History-Seed obtained each year from Ohio.

DENT VARIETIES—Continued.
Variety-Mastodon.
Source-E. G. Packard, Dover, Del.

Description-Stalk very tall and very large. Ear long and very large.
Kernels yellow, deep, very large, 18-20 rows. Does not mature at Storrs.

History Unknown.

Variety-Mastodon.
Source-F. S. Platt Seed Co., New Haven.
Description-Stalk medium in height. Does not mature at Storrs.
History-Seed usually obtained from Ohio.

Variety-Early Michigan.
Source-G. A. Erskine, Guilford.

Description-Stalk medium in height and large in diameter. Ear medium
in length, large in diameter. Kernels reddish yellow, deep, large, 12-16 rows.
Matures at Storrs.

History—Unknown.

Variety-Minnesota No. 13.
Source-W. A. Stocking & Sons, Weatogue.

Description-Stalk short and small. Ear short, small. Kernels yellow,
medium in depth, small, 12-16 rows. Matures very well at Storrs.

History-Grown for 12-15 years in Weatogue.

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Variety-Minnesota White Cap.
SourceC. S. Griswold, West Hartford.

Description-Stalk medium in height and diameter. Ear medium in length,
cylindrical. Kernels yellow with white caps. 12-16 rows. Matures well at
Storrs.

History-Originated from about a dozen stalks found growing in a field of Canada Flint corn about 20 years ago.

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DENT VARIETIES—Continued.
VarietyMontgomery's White Dent.
Source-Phelps Montgomery, Mt. Carmel.

Description-Stalk medium in height. Kernels white. Does not mature at Storrs.

History-Unknown.

Variety-White Cap Yellow Dent.
Source—N. S. Strong, North Plain.

Description-Stalk medium in height, small in diameter. Ear short and small. Kernels yellow with white caps, medium in depth and size, 12-16 rows. Matures very well at Storrs.

HistoryGrown in North Plain for 45 years.

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VarietyNorthern White Dent.
Source-B. W. Bishop, Guilford.

Description-Stalk tall and large. Ear long and large. Kernels white, medium in depth, very large, 12 rows. Does not mature at Storrs.

History—Mr. Bishop obtained seed from Peter Henderson Company, New York City about 1905, and grew it near White Hickory King, with which it probably mixed.

Variety-Peck's Yellow Dent.
Source—W. 0. Peck, East Haddam.

Description-Stalk medium in height and diameter. Ear medium in length and diameter. Kernels yellow, medium in depth and size, 14-18 rows. Matures well at Storrs.

History—Mr. Peck obtained seed of a "Connecticut Leaming" in 1916. May be slightly mixed with Brewer's Dent and also with Luce's Favorite.

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Variety-Pride of the North.
Source-Storrs Agric. Exper. Station.

Description-Stalk short and small. Ear medium in length and diameter.
Kernels yellow, mediumly deep and small, 12-18 rows. Matures well at
Storrs.

History-Improved and selected by the late Professor A. G. Gulley of the
Connecticut Agricultural College, originally obtained from Ithaca, New
York. Grown at Storrs about 15 years.

Variety—Pride of North.
Source-I. N. Hollister, Glastonbury.

Description-Stalk short and small. Ear medium in length. Kernels a variable yellow, 14-16 rows. Matures well at Storrs.

History—Unknown.
Variety—Pride of North.
SourceS. W. and F. A. Kirk, Hamden.

Description-Stalk short and small. Ear short and small. Kernels yellow, medium in depth, small, 16-18 rows. Matures very well at Storrs. Smaller than Storrs' Pride of North.

History—Messrs. Kirk obtained seed from the late Professor Gulley of Storrs in 1910 and have selected since for maximum number of rows of kernels and mature and well filled ears.

Variety-Pride of North.
Source-H. J. Larkham, Norwichtown.

Description-Stalk short and small. Ear medium in length and diameter.
Kernels yellow, medium in depth and size, 12-14 rows. Matures well at
Storrs.

History-Seed obtained from Thomas Griswold Seed Co., South Wethersfield, Conn.

Variety-Red Cob.
Source-Platt Seed Co., New Haven.
Description-Stalk tall and large. Kernels white. Does not mature at
Storrs.

History-Seed obtained from Missouri.

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DENT VARIETIES—Continued.
Variety-Reynolds Yellow Dent.
Source-W. W. Reynolds, New Britain.

Description-Stalk medium in height and diameter. Ear medium in length, large. Kernels yellow, deep, medium size, 14-16 rows. Matures at Storrs in favorable seasons.

History-Unknown.
Variety Sciota.
Source-B. F. Page, Durham.

Description-Stalk short and small. Ear medium in length, small. Kernels yellow with white caps, 12-14 rows. Matures well at Storrs.

History-Obtained seed from Ohio about 40 years ago.

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Variety Sharon White Cap.
Source-E. K. Dean, Sharon.

Description-Stalk medium in height and diameter. Ear medium in length and diameter. Kernels yellow with white caps, medium in depth and size, 12-14

rows, Matures well at Storrs. History—Brought by C. E. Benton from Michigan about 40 years ago. Generally grown about Sharon.

Variety-Silver King.
Source-Roy McDonald, Menomonie, Wis.

Description-Stalk short and small. Ear short, medium in diameter. Kernels white, deep, small, 16 rows. Matures very well at Storrs.

History-Obtained from Iowa by Wisconsin Experiment Station in 1904 and adapted by ear-to-row selection. Grown at Menomonie about 10 years, selecting the best ears in the field.

Variety-Sutton's Dent.
Source-R. C. Wilcox & Sons, Guilford.

Description-Stalk medium in height and large in diameter. Ear medium in length, very large. Kernels light yellow, deep, large, 14-16 rows. Does not mature very well at Storrs.

History-Obtained from Sutton Seed Co., in Illinois.

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