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English and American Locomotives

Our Shipbuilders and the Proposed New Cruisers

The Education of German Consuls


Saving in Isolated Plants

By Altan D. Adams

A New Acetylene Gas Burner

Peculiar Lightning Flashes

The Stratford Trolley Car Disaster

Faulty Features in Our Proposed Sheathed and Coppered Cruisers

Experimental Tea Growing in the United States

By J. A. Stewart

The Return of Admiral Dewey

The English Mark IV. Cordite Ammunition

Edward Orton

By Marcis Benjamin


  • Letters

    Correspondence - August 19, 1899

  • Recommended

    New Books, Etc - August 19, 1899

  • Departments

    Recently Patented Inventions - August 19, 1899

  • Business and Personal - August 19, 1899

  • Index of Inventions - August 19, 1899

  • To Inventors

  • Notes and Queries - August 19, 1899

  • Patents - August 19, 1899

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August 19, 1899

Science for the Modern World