Transcribed from back: Farm Forestry Series, 1931, By R. W. Graeber, Extension Forester; Timber farming in shortleaf pine. J.J. Hoots and County Agent L. F. Brumfield looking over results of a timber thinning on the Hoots farm, Yadkin [County]. Mr. Hoots says, "I've quit cutting good trees for fire-wood, and am trying to grow saw-logs." Average 300 trees per acre.