Scientific American Supplement, No. 467, December 13, 1884
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Scientific American Supplement, No. 467, December 13, 1884

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  • Scientific American Supplement. No. 467
  • THE NEW BUILDING OF THE TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL OF BERLIN.
  • THE NEW UNIVERSITY BUILDINGS AT STRASSBURG.
  • THE WAVE THEORY OF LIGHT.1 By Sir William Thomson, F.R.S., LL.D., etc.
  • THE LIMITATIONS OF SUBMARINE TELEGRAPHY.8
  • WILLIAMS' SYSTEM OF COAST DEFENSE BY ELECTRICAL TORPEDOES.
  • NEW ELECTRIC GAS LIGHTER.
  • INSULATORS FOR TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE LINES.
  • ELECTRIC LIGHT IN THEATERS.
  • THE NEW DAM AT SURESNES.
  • BREAREY'S AERONAUTICAL MACHINE.
  • RAISING OF THE FALLEN GIRDER OF THE DOUARNENEZ VIADUCT.
  • IMPROVED WIRE TESTING MACHINE.
  • IMPROVED DOUBLING AND LAYING MACHINE.
  • BOILER TUBES.
  • IMPROVED LADLE CARRIAGE.
  • THE REPAIR OF BOILER TUBES.10
    • 1. REPAIR OF LEAKY TUBES.
    • 2. REMOVAL OF WORN-OUT TUBES.
    • 3. REPAIR OF TUBES IN SERVICE, AND PUTTING THEM IN PLACE AGAIN.
  • GRULET'S SCREW FOR RAISING WATER.
  • ON VARIOUS TONING BATHS.11 By W. M. Ashman.
  • COATING PLATES WITH GELATINE EMULSION.
  • IODO-CHLORIDE OF SILVER EMULSION. By V. Schumann.
  • APPARATUS FOR SATURATING WATER WITH SULPHUROUS ACID.
  • DETERMINATION OF TANNIN. By E. Johanson.
  • THE INCOMPLETE COMBUSTION OF GASES. By Harold B. Dixon, M.A.
  • HERBST'S METHOD OF FILLING. Demonstrated by Dr. G. C. Cludius, Grenoble, France.12
  • DR. KOCH'S BERLIN LECTURE ON CHOLERA AND THE COMMA BACILLUS.
  • LOCAL ANÆSTHESIA BY THE HYDROCHLORATE OF COCAINE. By R. J. Levis, M.D., Surgeon to the Pennsylvania Hospital and to the Jefferson Medical College Hospital.
  • ON SEWAGE DISPOSAL.14 By Professor Henry Robinson.
    • 1. SEWAGE DISPOSAL ON LAND.
    • II. SEWAGE DISPOSAL BY CHEMICAL TREATMENT.
    • III. SEWAGE DISPOSAL BY DISCHARGE INTO RIVER OR SEA.
  • NEW YORK CITY STREET CARS.
  • RINGS OF SMOKE.
  • AN IMPROVED HYACINTH GLASS.
  • THE BOTANICAL CLUB OF THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION.
  • PETROLEUM WELLS.
  • ALUMINUM AND ITS ALLOYS.
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  • PATENTS.
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