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Making Rocks and Minerals Artificially

Technical Heads for Technical City Departments




Launch of the “North Dakota”

The Eclipse of the Sun and Lunar Appulse in December, 1908

By Frederic R. Honey

Is Concrete Steel a Permanent Construction?

By J. A. Fitzpatrick

How India is Fighting the Plague—the Manufacture and Use of Anti-Plague Vaccine

By the English Correspondent of the Scientific American

An Automobile Hoe

By Jacques Boyer

The Guiding Lights of Our Coasts

By C. H. Claudy

Roller Mounting for the Christmas Tree

By George W. Naylor

Handyman's Workshop

Folding Tree Stand

By A. V. Searing Jr.

To Prevent the Christmas Tree from Upsetting

By H. G. L

Protection for Christmas Tree Candles

By G. H. Rutherford

Copper-Plating Flowers and Other Perishable Articles

By W. J. C

A Christmas Tree Garden

By L. Gessford Handy

Some Home-Made Christmas Presents

Ornamental Concrete Flower Pots and How to Make Them

By Ralph C. Davison

Home-Made Metal Lamp Shade

By B. A. Johns

The Christmas Entertainment

A Trick with Tourmaline

By Gustave Michaud


  • Departments


  • The Heavens in December

  • Notes and Queries

  • Recently Patented Inventions

  • New Books, Etc.

  • Index of Inventions

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November 28, 1908