They arrived safely in a small wooden crate with wire sides
Chicken yards can be as simple as an open bottomed box with wire sides
and a roof that you move from place to place daily to let the chickens feed and fertilize, or a full scale fenced and roofed poultry yard.
John Van Gilder was the sport of the area with a Stutz Bear Cat in which he would only use White Rose Gasoline that he hauled from Evansville in a Reo Speedwagon, a truck with wire sides
like a chain link fence.