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Author    Munn, Orson D.: Editor

Title   Scientific American September 1929 Volume 141 Number 3


Condition   Fair


   First Edition

Size   4to - over 9" - 12" tall

Publisher   New York Scientific American Publishing Company 1929

Seller ID   35507821

Features: The new planetariums for Chicago and Philadelphia; Editorials - C.F. Brush, Sea safety code, Men's clothes, air country clubs; Licorice the versatile; Uncle Sam gives us new money - the process, in brief, of making paper currency; Why does an oil gusher gush?; Charting Canada's wilderness from the air - more accurate than with transit and chain; Our army's mechanized forces - development of the American fighting tank since war times (with interesting photos); What becomes of star light?; Is the diesel airplane practical?; Silvering the world's largest telescope; Foiling the burglar III - vault combinations and clocks; Sea Safety contest; the Zeppelin's American home - huge hangar being erected in Akron; Steam Come-back - outdistancing water for generation of electricity; Designing large telescopes; World's largest vineyard in California; Ancient history from aloft; Compressed air used in Novel hospital - diabetes, anemia, and other maladies treated in an unusual manner; the 'heat makes cold' regrigeration unit. Attractive colour Packard automobile advertisement inside back cover. Colour Lucky Strike advertisment upon back cover features a puckered damsel and the caption "To keep a slender figure no one can deny... Reach for a Lucky instead of a sweet." There are some rubbings/marks to this page. Page 198 is a full page advertisment for passenger aircraft manufactured by the Ford Motor Company in Dearborn Michigan. Damage to bottom of spine. Unmarked.

Features:  The  New  Planetariums  For  Chicago  And  Philadelphia;  Editorials  -  C.F.  Brush,  Sea  Safety  Code,  Men's  Clothes,  Air  Country  Clubs;  Licorice  The  Versatile;  Uncle  Sam  Gives  Us  New  Money  -  The  Process,  In  Brief,  Of  Making  Paper  Currency;  Why  Does  An  Oil  Gusher  Gush?;  Charting  Canada's  Wilderness  From  The  Air  -  More  Accurate  Than  With  Transit  And  Chain;  Our  Army's  Mechanized  Forces  -  Development  Of  The  American  Fighting  Tank  Since  War  Times  (with  Interesting  Photos);  What  Becomes  Of  Star  Light?;  Is  The  Airplane  Diesel  Practical?;  Silvering  The  World's  Largest  Telescope;  Foiling  The  Burglar  III  -  Vault  Combinations  And  Clocks;  Sea  Safety  Contest;  The  Zeppelin's  American  Home  -  Huge  Hangar  Being  Erected  In  Akron;  Steam  Come-back  -  Outdistancing  Water  For  Generation  Of  Electricity;  Designing  Large  Telescopes;  World's  Largest  Vineyard  In  California;  Ancient  History  From  Aloft;  Compressed  Air  Used  In  Novel  Hospital  -  Diabetes,  Anemia,  And  Other  Maladies  Treated  In  An  Unusual  Manner;  The  'heat  Makes  Cold'  Regrigeration  Unit.    Attractive  Colour  Packard  Automobile  Advertisement  Inside  Back  Cover.    Colour  Lucky  Strike  Advertisment  Upon  Back  Cover  Features  A  Puckered  Damsel  And  The  Caption  "To  Keep  A  Slender  Figure  No  One  Can  Deny...  Reach  For  A  Lucky  Instead  Of  A  Sweet."    There  Are  Some  Rubbings/marks  To  This  Page.    Page  198  Is  A  Full  Page  Advertisment  For  Passenger  Aircraft  Manufactured  By  The  Ford  Motor  Company  In  Dearborn  Michigan.    Damage  To  Bottom  Of  Spine.    Unmarked. 

Price = 199.95 USD

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