BIRD NEIGHBORS, an Introductory Aquaintance with One Hundred and Fifty Birds Commonly Found in the Gardens, Meadows, and Woods About Our Homes by Neltje Blanchan (1903)

feat. The Northern Shrike

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called also: BUTCHER-BIRD; NINE-KILLER

"the shrike compels that sort of deference, not unmixed with indignation, we are accustomed to accord to creatures of seeming insignificance whose exploits demand much strength, great spirit, and insatiate love for carnage"

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