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1 Munn, Orson D.: Editor Scientific American November 1931 Volume 145 Number 5
New York Scientific American Publishing Company 1931 First Edition Paperback Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Features: Africa's first national park; Editorials - building for parity a false alarm - whose fault is it?; Power development on the Columbia River - the first power project on one of the most famous of North American streams; United States plant patent number 1 - only time will show the value of plant patents, the first of which has just been released; The hottest place in the universe - what keeps the stars shining?; Henry Ford, the Practical - the automobile manufacturer knows how to do things , and how to get them done; Are there creatures like ourselves in other worlds?; The birth, life, and death of a railroad ticket; Mercury vapor power to the fore - two new and larger units have been ordered; Australia's great meteorite; Paper's thinnest web - making tissue paper; Where not to look for oil and gas; Electrical aids to blind flying; Etruscan safety pin; Excavating Rome's seaport; A modernized university library - Sterling Memorial Library at Yale; Why question the reasoning of animals? - authentic stories seem to indicate their reasoning power. Page 293 is a full page tribute, with black and white photo, to thirty-year old Linus Pauling, hailed as "a rising star who may yet win the Nobel Prize." Light erasure mark at top corner of front cover. Average wear. Unmarked. 
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The New York Times Magazine, May 1, 1960 - Princess Margaret Cover, Various Contributors
2 Various Contributors The New York Times Magazine, May 1, 1960 - Princess Margaret Cover
New York New York Times 1960 First Edition Paperback Good Stapled Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
120 pages. Features: The One Test for the Presidency; Herzl's Dream - and the Reality, by David Ben-Gurion - a tribute to Theodor Herzl on his hundredth birthday; The Young Negro is a New Negro, by Hodding Carter; Royal Brides of Britain - illustrations; Liberty, Equality - and Parity - France's 5 million farmers want relief from rising costs; "Mai Fer Ledi" - 'My Fair Lady' is loved in Russia; Franz Josef Strauss - West Germany's Hard-Driving Defense Minister; House of Brotherhood - International House is located close to Columbia University - article and photos; Outside-Inside India - An tongue-in-cheek view of India; Accent on English Secretaries - why do so many American bosses prefer them?; Tomorrow's Forecasts - weather predication may be revolutionized by satellites; Lovely color-photo ad for Kay Windsor/Cranston; Arsenal of Delinquency - weapons used by juvenile delinquents; He Who Pitches Last - baseball managers rely more and more upon the relief hurler - article with photos of Fred Mayberry, Johnny Murphy, Joe Page, Kim Konstanty, Elray Face and Larry Sherry; Directing Themselves - with photos of Marlon Brando and John Wayne; Photo of Nashville students marching to protest the bombing of a Negro resident's home; and more; and more. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Gently yellowed with age. A sound vintage copy. 
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