- Carl Ethan,1864–1926, U.S. naturalist, explorer, and sculptor.
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Akeley looked at it and exclaimed, "By George, I believe he's got them!"
Please return it to me as I have sent the original to the President and asked him to get Mr. Akeley's opinion.Life of Frederick Courtenay Selous, D.S.O.
Mr. Akeley, a man famed in African hunting exploits, was to deliver a talk before a little club to which I belonged.
Mr. Akeley had an elaborate moving picture machine and we planned to get some excellent pictures of charging animals.
At last it died down, all was hurriedly prepared for the ascension, and Mrs. Akeley took her place again in the basket.