I shall have it nearly all reprinted in "Silliman's Journal" as a nut for Agassiz to crack.
Like Agassiz, these gifted souls were "too busy to make money."
I could never explain the case in time to get the eggs to Agassiz.
This was in the summer of 1873, and Agassiz died the December following.
Agassiz at once confirmed my suspicion that the ichthyolites of the Old Red Sandstone were intermediate.
But it is when Lulla has undertaken to investigate a tin of sweets that she most suggests Agassiz.
Only old age does that; and old age would never have got those turtle eggs to Agassiz.
This same view has since been maintained by Agassiz and others.
Of course it would have been easy to recall Agassiz, or to hold another meeting for the purpose.
Agassiz is said by Vogt to have seen segmentation in the Perch as early as 1831.