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Edmund Beecher Wilson, Prolonging the Life of Steel and more

The New President of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

By Marcus Benjamin

Going Through the Shops-I

The Scientific American's Associate Editor Sees How a Factory Turns Out a Thousand Cars a Day

By A. Russell Bond

Centrifugal Force on Automobile Tires

By C. E. Palmer

The Adaptability of the Motor Truck

Installations That Fail Because the Trucks Are Not Worked to Their Full Capacity

By W. A. McDermid

Good Lubrication-The Motor Conserver

Motor Oil in a New Light

By Harry Tipper

The Wright Automatic Stabilizer for Aeroplanes

Merits and Faults of the Patented Device; How the Actual Stabilizer Differs From That of the Patent

By Carl Dienstbach

Modern Electric Engine Starters and Electric Illumination Systems

Their Significance in Modern Motor Car Construction

By Walter Bannard

Lessening the Fuel Cost of Motors, New Materials for Paper Making and more

Making the Automobile Comfortable in Winter

By George Petman

A Quick Reference Table for Commercial Motor Vehicle Buyers

A List of American Motor Trucks and Delivery Wagons Arranged According to Carrying Capacity

By C. Edward Palmer

Electric Commercial Vehicles, Scarcity of True Box Wood and more

A Price List and Table of 1914 American Gasoline Pleasure Cars

A Ready Reference Table for the Prospective Automobile Purchaser

By C. Edward Palmer

American Electric Pleasure Cars of 1914: Their Makers and Prices

"A Table Designed to Answer the Question: What Electric Pleasure Car is Within My Price?"

A Record Balloon Voyage

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    New Books, Etc. - January 3, 1914

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    The Heavens in January 1914

  • Recently Patented Inventions - January 3, 1914

  • Notes for Inventors - January 3, 1914

  • Notes and Queries - January 3, 1914

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January 03, 1914

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