In 1977 a heavy snowfall and extreme cold left whole species of birds decimated: Eastern bluebirds, gone. Hermit thrushes, gone. Two different species of kinglets, gone. Today, the Great Backyard Bird Count is more important than ever. https://t.co/h534AIwedc
The French and the Italians maintained tariffs on the first Bluebirds produced at Sunderland, of course, claiming the UK plant was a Japanese Trojan horse. But then Mrs T threatened to take them to the ... errrr ... European Court of Justice, and they backed down. & rest history.
the final answer to our Origins Lookbook anagram "A Bluebirds Loner Fruit" was "Birds, Burn Out, Real Life". a lot of you figured it out - but congrats to the 5 winners @tarasburdette, @theEllamo, @jaeger_andrew, @nycaby, & @ringosmomma. signed vinyl of Origins coming your way