This vintage volume contains a complete guide to the best, time-tested methods of racing pigeons, and includes information on famous historical pigeon fanciers. This detailed and interesting guide is thoroughly recommended for the discerning pigeon enthusiast, and it is a veritable must-have for collectors of literature of this ilk. The chapters of this volume include: 'Young Bird Racing', 'Arthur Wright', 'O. I. Wood', 'His Birds', 'His Success', 'His Methods', 'Fred Shaw', 'The Six Years Performances', 'The 1,000 Challenge', 'Most Successful in Short Races', 'His Methods', 'Joe Cheetham', 'Lester Torrey', etcetera. Many antiquarian books such as this are increasingly rare and expensive, and it is with this in mind that we are republishing this vintage book now in an affordable, modern edition - complete with a new introduction on pigeons."