Scientific American, New York, December 14, 1895., Volume LXXIII,, No. 24
Scientific American, New York, December 14, 1895., Volume LXXIII,, No. 24

Scientific American, New York, December 14, 1895., Volume LXXIII,, No. 24

New York: Munn & Co., No. 361 Broadway, 1895. Ephemera no binding. Folio (16 ¼” x 11 ¼”); pp370-384; illustrated wrapper; 4” split at tail of wrapper fold and separation at mid-fold, 1” closed tear to fore-edge through all pages; light hand-soiling and shelf-wear to wrapper; very good minus. Very good. Item #1125

Advertised as a Weekly Journal of Practical Information, Art, Science, Mechanics, Chemistry and Manufactures. Contents include: The Atlanta Exposition—The Woman’s Building; The Motocycle Award; Strikes in the United States and Europe; Population of Canton [China]; Trolley Improvements Required; What Happens to the Carbon in the Arc Light?; Car Coupler Patents; Meeting of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers; Color Glass Plates; A Monument to Ericsson, Filipstad, Sweden; Remedy for Nosebleed; Bode’s Clothes Rack; An Improved Lawn Mower; an Eruption of Mount Vesuvius; a Holder to Facilitate Work on Boots or Shoes [Lundqvist]; The Art of Horseback Riding; Forsyth’s Envelope; Lucas’ Telephone Transmitter; A Fire Ball; The Fastest Regular Train in the World; the Vanderbilt Arboretum; Battleships No. 5 & 6; Trial of a New Torpedo; Gelatin—Its Saline Digestion; Destruction of Forests in California; the De La Vergne Motor Drag; the Manufacture of Hat Blocks; the Blacksmith and His Forge; Gold and Silver; the Thermophone; new Science Notes and Index of Inventions.

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