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Battle-Cruisers for the United States Navy, Emergency Cars for Stranded Motorists and more

A Journey in a Passenger Carrying Zeppelin Airship

The Fascination of a Trip through the Air

By Carl Dienstbach

The Galveston Causeway

A City Made Impregnable Against the Assaults of the Sea.

By Meigs O. Frost

George Westinghouse—Engineer and Inventor

An Inventor Who Has Worked for the Public Interest

By Arthur Warren

The Winnipeg Motor Contest

A Motor Show for Farmers

The “Electric Niagara” Delusion in France

A New Supposed Method of Preventing Hail

New Ideas about Lightning

A Postscript to the Schoolbooks and Encyclopaedias

By C. Fitzhugh Talman

A Fire Exposition

An International Exhibition of the Building Trades at Leipsic in 1913, Railway Building in German East Africa


  • Departments

    The Heavens in July

  • Inventions New and Interesting - June 29, 1912

  • Recently Patented Inventions- June 29, 1912

  • Index

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