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Scientific American, September 29, 1883 Supplement. No. 404

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  • Scientific American Supplement. No. 404
  • BIETRIX'S VERTICAL AND HORIZONTAL COMPOUND ENGINE.
  • IMPROVED GAS ENGINE.
  • METERS FOR POWER AND ELECTRICITY.1 By Mr. C. Vernon Boys.
  • RAISING AND MOVING MASONRY BUILDINGS.
    • RAISING AND MOVING MASONRY BUILDINGS.
  • FILTER FOR INDUSTRIAL WORKS.
  • THE VAL ST. LAMBERT GLASS WORKS.
  • MEASURING STARCH GRANULES.
  • PROPER SHOEING.
  • [Milling World]. IDEAS. By A. Looker-on. I.
  • PHOTOGRAPHS FOR STUDYING THE MOVEMENTS OF MEN AND ANIMALS. By M. Marey.2
  • DETECTIVE PHOTOGRAPHY.
  • [Continued from Supplement No. 384, page 6127.] THE HISTORY OF THE ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.4
  • A NEW SULPHATE OF COPPER PILE.
  • LODGES.
  • THE DECAY OF THE BUILDING STONES.6 By Dr. A. A. Julien.
    • I. THE BUILDINGS, THEIR NUMBERS, AND COMMON MATERIALS.
    • II. THE BUILDING STONES, THEIR VARIETIES, LOCALITIES, AND EDIFICES CONSTRUCTED OF EACH.
    • III. DURABILITY OF BUILDING STONES, IN NEW CITY AND VICINITY.
    • IV. METHODS OF TRIAL OF BUILDING STONE.
    • V. MEANS OF PROTECTION AND PRESERVATION OF STONE.
  • ELEPHANTS MOVING TIMBER AT MOULMEIN, BURMAH.
  • STRENGTH OF YELLOW PINE.
  • THE EDUCATION OF GERMAN WOMEN.
  • SCIENCE IN ANTIQUITY. HERON'S PNEUMATIC AND COMPRESSING APPARATUS.
  • FILTH DISEASES IN RURAL DISTRICTS. By Alfred L. Carroll, M.D., New Brighton, N. Y.
  • HORSE MEDICINE BIT.
  • THE PHYSIOLOGY OF SLEEP.
  • PREPARATION OF CHLORHYDRINES.
  • A NEW METHOD FOR THE DETECTION OF SUGAR IN THE URINE.
  • CHEMICAL COMPOUNDS MADE BY COMPRESSION. By M. W. Spring.
    • CONCLUSIONS TO BE DRAWN FROM THESE FACTS.
  • COPPER ALLOYS AMONG THE ANCIENTS. By Prof. E. Reyer, Ph.D., of Vienna.
    • CHARACTERISTICS OF COPPER ALLOYS.
    • CASTING THE ALLOYS.
    • HARD BRONZES OF THE ANCIENTS.
    • SUMMARY OF ALLOYS USED BY THE ANCIENTS.
  • THE BIG TREES OF CALIFORNIA.
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  • PATENTS.
  • FOOTNOTES:
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