Here are some Facts about the ostriches in Fullerton. Back then ladies liked to have big big ostrich feathers on their hats. Ostriches were used for racing. Ostrich eggs were good to eat their were good to eat like chicken eggs. One ostrich egg scrambled was enough for six people. The feather from ostriches were called plumes. The girl and boys like to walk out to see the ostriches. The boys liked to sneak plumes for their mother. The ostriches feathers cost $80 to $100 Dollars.