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Author    Munn, Orson D.

Title   Scientific American May 1932 Volume 146 Number 5


Condition   Good

   First Edition

Size   4to - over 9" - 12" tall

Publisher   New York Scientific American Publishing Company 1932

Seller ID   35507799

Lucky Strike cigarette advertisement upon back cover is graced with charming colour painting of Sue Carol who is quoted as saying "Now I use Luckies only.... I have had to smoke various brands of cigarettes in pictures, but it was not until I smoked Luckies that I discovered the only cigarettes that did not irritate my throat." Features: The navy's contribution to industry - the navy's usefulness to science and industry justifies its maintenance in the highest efficiency; Editorials - buy British - In Crime's grip - George Eastman - Wood Farming; New Light on Pluto - while Professor Lowell's calculations were sound, it was only by coincidence that Pluto was found where he predicted it; Beryllium - the production of beryllium on a commercial scale presages wide use of its alloys in industry; Watching the creation of the stars - evolution of the galaxies; Factory methods in coal mining - conveyor belts, car dumps, crushers, air cleaners and the like, add to mining efficiency; Viscount Grey and Lord Haldane - a biographical contrast of two loyal British colleagues; The new X-ray "Microscop" - The multicrystal spectrograph reveals electrons in motion within the atom; Forge welding - production process used in fabricating large pressure vessels; Where is television? - television comparable to home movie equipment in quality of image will probably not be available for some time; Glass and the machine age - new mechanical processes have greatly increased production and have lowered costs; A new chapter on Egyptian art; Archeologist's findings near Giza; The father of all skyscrapers - demolition of 47-year old Chicogo building settles a question of long standing; The snake -charming sisters of Holy Popa - three sisters on the sacred mountain of Popa are the only known women snake charmers in th east; The army general as captain of industry; How does the law protect slogans?. Average wear. Half inch opening at top of spine and front cover.

Lucky  Strike  Cigarette  Advertisement  Upon  Back  Cover  Is  Graced  With  Charming  Colour  Painting  Of  Sue  Carol  Who  Is  Quoted  As  Saying  "Now  I  Use  Luckies  Only....  I  Have  Had  To  Smoke  Various  Brands  Of  Cigarettes  In  Pictures,  But  It  Was  Not  Until  I  Smoked  Luckies  That  I  Discovered  The  Only  Cigarettes  That  Did  Not  Irritate  My  Throat."    Features:  The  Navy's  Contribution  To  Industry  -  The  Navy's  Usefulness  To  Science  And  Industry  Justifies  Its  Maintenance  In  The  Highest  Efficiency;  Editorials  -  Buy  British  -  In  Crime's  Grip  -  George  Eastman  -  Wood  Farming;  New  Light  On  Pluto  -  While  Professor  Lowell's  Calculations  Were  Sound,  It  Was  Only  By  Coincidence  That  Pluto  Was  Found  Where  He  Predicted  It;  Beryllium  -  The  Production  Of  Beryllium  On  A  Commercial  Scale  Presages  Wide  Use  Of  Its  Alloys  In  Industry;  Watching  The  Creation  Of  The  Stars  -  Evolution  Of  The  Galaxies;  Factory  Methods  In  Coal  Mining  -  Conveyor  Belts,  Car  Dumps,  Crushers,  Air  Cleaners  And  The  Like,  Add  To  Mining  Efficiency;  Viscount  Grey  And  Lord  Haldane  -  A  Biographical  Contrast  Of  Two  Loyal  British  Colleagues;  The  New  X-ray  "Microscop"  -  The  Multicrystal  Spectrograph  Reveals  Electrons  In  Motion  Within  The  Atom;  Forge  Welding  -  Production  Process  Used  In  Fabricating  Large  Pressure  Vessels;  Where  Is  Television?  -  Television  Comparable  To  Home  Movie  Equipment  In  Quality  Of  Image  Will  Probably  Not  Be  Available  For  Some  Time;  Glass  And  The  Machine  Age  -  New  Mechanical  Processes  Have  Greatly  Increased  Production  And  Have  Lowered  Costs;  A  New  Chapter  On  Egyptian  Art;  Archeologist's  Findings  Near  Giza;  The  Father  Of  All  Skyscrapers  -  Demolition  Of  47-year  Old  Chicogo  Building  Settles  A  Question  Of  Long  Standing;  The  Snake  -charming  Sisters  Of  Holy  Popa  -  Three  Sisters  On  The  Sacred  Mountain  Of  Popa  Are  The  Only  Known  Women  Snake  Charmers  In  Th  East;  The  Army  General  As  Captain  Of  Industry;  How  Does  The  Law  Protect  Slogans?.    Average  Wear.    Half  Inch  Opening  At  Top  Of  Spine  And  Front  Cover. 

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