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An Austrian chemist has found a cheap The red crescent in Turkey takes the substitute for the incandescent light fila- place of the red cross as a hospital symment.


Near Marseilles, France, mine-drain- The first alternating-current line in the ing will make available vast lignite de- Southern States was recently installed posits.

between Atlanta and Marietta, Ga.

The Grand Prix race in France has The tensile strength of a grindstone led to road-tarring on a large scale. is considerably reduced when the stone is

wet. In a survey between Chicago and St. Louis an error of only one-half inch was A Swiss purposes to drop cones of made.

perfume in auto gasoline tanks to sweeten

the trail of the machine. The Queen of Spain is the recipient of a telephone transmitter and receiver in French shipping bounties have insolid silver.

creased the number of vessels regardless

of demand for them. Glass is now being made which, it is claimed, will conduct electricity.

A mound of sea walrus' tusks was re

cently unearthed by railroad engineers Illuminants in Syria consist chiefly of in California. candles made of bees' wax.

The goat is wrongfully accused of The Cadiz-Teneriffe cable has become causing sterility of the steppes of Asia, useless. The Spanish government may by destroying vegetation. substitute wireless telegraphy.

The eyeball of the mole can be proIn June, 1906, the United States im- jected forward several times its own ported 102,118 barrels of cement; 386 diameter, and retracted. barrels were exported.

The longest authenticated balloon Alaska, with but 30,000 of white popu- Thomas and wife.

flight is 225 miles, made by Dr. J. F. lation, is said to be an ideal place for farmers and fishermen.

In Tokio, Japan, 8,000 people wanting

telephones are constantly on the waiting King Edward VII purposes to restore list. Camaron Castle, built 700 years ago.

A New York store contains 3,000 difDuring the Russian war the pill mills ferent barks, roots, and berries, all imof Tokio turned out 2,000,000 pills daily. ported from China.


“The Factory behind the Pierce Great Arrow"

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This illustration shows a very comfortable

car--the Pierce Great Arrow 40-45 horsepower seven passenger touring car. The two extra seats in the tonneau are just as comfortable as the other seats. They revolve like an office chair or a parlor car seat so as to add to the sociability of the party in the tonneau. Price $5,000. Cape top extra.

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HE real test of the Pierce car is not a perfect record in an

exhibition contest like the Glidden Tour, but a perfect record

over twice the amount of mileage in the hands of the owner.

Not for two or three weeks at a time, under ideal conditions, but all the time, under all conditions, and over all roads, the Pierce Arrow has proved itself the American car for American men.

Having produced a car as satisfactory as the Pierce, it is up to us to produce a factory good enough and big enough to make the Pierce car as good as it has been in quantities to supply the demand. Hence the Pierce car is now backed up by a factory which we believe is the most complete and most satisfactory of its kind in the world.

The George N. Pierce Co. Members of Association of Licensed Automobile Manufacturers,

Buffalo, N. Y.

Pierce Dealers
J. W. MicGuire Co..

.746 Boylston St., Boston, Mass. Harrolds Motor Car Co. Broadway, 58th-59th Sts., N. Y. H. Paulman & Co.

1430 Michigan Ave., Chicago, 111. Banker Brothers Co. Baum and Beatty Sts., Pittsburg, Pa. Foss-Hughes Motor Car Co., 201 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, Pa. Ellis Motor Car Co.

222 Halsey St., Newark, N. J. Wm. E, Bush

,959 South Main St., Los Angeles, Cal. Mobile Carriage Co

Golden Gate Ave. & Gough St., San Francisco, Cal. Howard M. Covey

Portland, Ore. Broadway Auto Co., Inc.

Broadway & Madison Sts., Seattle, Wash. Tom Botterill.

1648 California St, Denver, Colo. The George N. Pierce Co., Wholesale

762 Golden Gate Ave., San Francisco, Cal. C. P. Joy Auto Co... ..368 Minnesota St., St. Paul, Minn. F. A. Nickerson Co.

.612 Congress St., Portland, Me. Pence Automobile Co., 717 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis, Minn. J. P. Schneider

..187 Jefferson Ave., Detroit, Mich. Metropolitan Motor Car Co., 1841 Euclid Av., N. E.,Cleveland,0. D. T. Williams Valve Co.. 904 Broadway. Cincinnati, O. Zorn-Strauss Co.

..518 Third Ave. Louisville, ky. Western Automobile Co., 4701 Washing'n Blvd., St. Louis, Mo. The Palace Auto Co. 1408 Walnut St., Kansas City, Mo. Cook & Stoddard Co. ...22d and P Sts., Washington, D.C. Southern Auto Co., Mt. Royal & Maryland Avs., Baltimore, Md. Central Auto Station Co. .92 Renne Ave., Pittsfield, Mass. E. R. Clark Auto Co. 117 Lyman St., Springfield, Mass. The Miner Garage Co. High and Allyn Sts., Hartford, Conn. Wilson & Co

117 Craig St. West, Montreal, Canada Automobile & Supply Co., Ltd.

22 Temperance St., Toronto, Ont. Hlbbard Automobile Co.., 187 Wisconsin St., Milwaukee, Wis Foss-Hughes Motor Car Co.

512 Industrial Trust Bld., Providence, R. L. U.S. Automobile Co. 21 Plymouth Ave., Rochester, N. Y. Amos-Pierce Auto Co

.109 S. State St., Syracuse, N. Y. Utica Motor Car Co.

Utica, N. Y Troy Automobile Exchange. 22 Fourth St., Troy, N. Y. Standard Motor Car Co.

Scranton, Pa. A. E. Lambert

Titusville, Pa. H. B. Doherty.

24 Wall St., Binghamton, N. Y. Texas Automobile Co, .614 Milam St., Houston, Texas

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