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THE

Technical World Magazine

VOLUME VI

September, 1906–February, 1907

THE TECHNICAL WORLD COMPANY

CHICAGO

September, 1906 - February, 1907

Page

Page
Aërial, Ferry. F. C. Perkins.
527 Ship--Cape Cod. L. Wright,

586
Agriculture, Electricity in. W. E. Phillips. 367 Cannon-Ancient. Dr. A. Gradenwitz,

536
New grains imported by U. S.

437

Krupp works, manufacturing, at. D. A. Willey 148
Airship-auto race
339 Cape Cod-Ship canal. L, Wright.

586
Air-ship, Kindler

651
Cape-to-Cairo Telegraph. S. S. Burton.

616
Alternating current detector

459
Car-Stopping device for

665
Ambrose Channel-New way into New York. N.

Carpets-Persian. H. R. Thomson.

666
J. Quirk
281 Cars-Carrying their own power.

547
Ambulance, automobile. M. A. R. Brunner. 676 Cathedral-Electricity in. H. Guthrie.

685
Amundsen finds Northwest passage. J. M. Balti-

Celluloid- Substitute for

463
more

675 Cement-United States' mills. G. E. Mitchell... 112
Animals photograph themselves. Dr. A. Graden- Chain-making by

machinery.

97
witz
654 Chalk Talks. C. S. Dow.

.86, 226, 342
Angelus, The-Poem. Bret Harte.

592 Chicago Drainage Canal-Rock heaps utilized.
Annealing, Electric

338
W. Hard

381
Appalachians-Gold in. R. H. Byrd.
448 Chimney–Building brick

453
Army-Christmas mail carriers. F. Morris. 373 Christmas mail-World's. F. Morris.

373
English-Maneuvers. F. A. Talbot.
495 Clock-signal at Philadelphia.

464
Artillery, Krupp works for making. D. A.

Clothes-Wooden

344
Willey

148 Coach--All-steel railway. J. M. Baltimore. 312
Arts, Fine-Women's work in. Delia Austrian.. 171 Coaling depot afloat. f. A. Trueblood..

524
Asparagus, Plantation of. J. M. Baltimore. 213 Coal-Peat as substitute for. Aubrey Fullerton. 268
Astronomy-Mount Wilson Observatory. P. P.

Cobalt-Silver city in Ontario. 0. J. Stevenson. 294
Foster
8 Coffee-grinding (see Electricity).

109
Women's work in. D. S. Beebe.

183 Collapse-Concrete, Hotel Bixby. W. Bassett... 620
Astrophysical Observatory, Washington, D. C.

Concrete-Viaduct

82
J. E. Watkins

300 Bridge-Washington, D. C. G. E. Mitchell... 429
Australia-Boomerang, native weapon.

E. S.
Collapse of Hotel Bixby. W. Bassett.

620
Bisbee

219 Consulting Department. .100, 242, 352, 442, 572, 668
Automatons-Eighteenth century
562 Cornstalks as armor.

94
Automobile--Ambulance. M. A. R. Brunner. 676 Cot-Made to fit suit-case.

552
Banking by. H. W. Perry.
656 Cotton-- Baling, England to aid U. S. in.

649
Bridge for, in New Mexico.
232 Picking by machinery. D. A. Willey.

75
French mail
662 Seed

558
House

77
Stock for paper. F. N. Bauskett.

440
Ice. M. A. R. Brunner

14 Crafts—Women engaged in the higher. Delia
Land and water

349
Austrian

171
Lays telephone cable.

455 Cramming poultry by machinery. F. Horton. 642
Mail delivery (rural) with. W. Fawcett. 224 Creek generates power on farm. W. E. Phillips 367
Manufacturing—Young men in. D. Beecroft.. 413 Dam Mississippi river at Keokuk for power. W.
On farm. D. Beecroft

16
E. Pringle

194
Selden's, Geo. B., Gasoline. L. Scott.
1 Diver-New device to aid.

664
Steam-To haul trackless trains. D. Burns. 421 Derelict ships-Hunting for. P. T. McGrath. 397
Street sweeper and sprinkler.
345 Dock, Dry--League Island

552
Women and the. D. Beecroft.
206 Smallest. W. Hild

463
Automobilists-Net saves reckless
234 Floating--At Tsingtau, China.

660
Speedometer for

80 Drainage canal, Chicago--Rock heaps utilized. W.
Baking, Bread-By machinery. Carol A. Stewart 165 Hard

381
Balloon-Runs railroad

78 Dredging-Hydraulic, at Seattle. P. Gyllstrom.. 644
Banking by automobile. H. W. Perry..
656 Dry-cells—How to re-charge..

347
Battle, Sham-English army maneuvers. F. A.

Dust-Scientific facts about. G. Gardner.

235
Talbot

495 Egypt-Saving Philæ Temple. J. H. Knight. 680
Bering Sea-New Island in. J. M. Baltimore. 266 Electric fabrics. F. C. Perkins...

626
Berlin-Million bridge in. Dr. A. Gradenwitz.. 59 Electricity--Applied to space measurements.

80
Belgium--Fast mail in. F. Morris.

Cathedral, lighted by. H. Guthrie.

685
Milk inspection in. W. G. Fitz-Gerald.
203 Coffee grinding. C. Smith.

109
Bicycle, Water-Use of..
240 Farm use of. W. E. Phillips.

367
With chair back....

551 Mississippi to furnish-At' Keokuk. W. E.
Birds-Our flying models. W. G. Fitzgerald. 510

Pringle

194
Blowing off Steam.. .84, 228, 350, 456, 554, 658 Rail-contact for train protection. F. C. Perkins 216
Boat, Life-Self-bailing. Katherine S. Nicholson 464 Signaling with, at fires.

237
Air-propelled

553 Waterfall display at Jamestown Expo. L. I.
Book Reviews.
. 128, 246, 360 Harris

460
Boomerang-Use of the. E. S. Bisbee.
219 Elevation-Track. R. Rutherford

478
Boston Trade School for Girls. L. Wright. 199 Elevator-Climbing mountains by. F. C. Perkins 72
Bottles-Machine-blown
558 Engine Collision for fun..

97
Braun, Prof.-Experiments in wireless telegraphy.

First American
Dr. A. Gradenwitz
418 Locomotive, of pioneer days.

649
Bread-making by machinery. Carol A. Stewart.. 165 Marine-High power

570
Bridge-African

549 Turbine compared with reciprocating. C. F.
Automobile-In New Mexico..

232
Carter

609
Blackwell's Island. F. Williams.

88 Examination, Physics— Pupils' curious answers.
Concrete--Washington, D. C. G. E. Mitchell.. 429 B. Winslow

292
Draw-Towed to place on Harlem River. J. G. Farm-Asparagus. J. M. Baltimore.

213
Mueller

458 Auto on (see Automobile).
King Edward

453
Electricity on. W. E. Phillips..

367
Million in Berlin. Dr. A. Gradenwitz.

59 Farming, Östrich-In America. E. H. Rydall.. 119
New York-Shifting

336 Farm-making in Snake River Valley. Edith N.
Penn. R. R.-Over Susquehanna..

233
Perrine

256
Cactus, The Fishhook-A compass
548 Farms free in the West. R. Franklin.

324
Cairo-Benguella railway to. J. H. Knight. 530 Ferry, Aerial-Newport, England. F. C. Perkins 527
California-Climate contrasts
494 Ferry, Car-Solano, largest..

339
Canadian tobacco

564 Fiction--Both Ends Against the Middle. H. M.
Canal, Chicago Drainage-Rock heaps utilized.

Hyde

487
W. Hard

381 Mr. William Devereaux Maginn. H. M. Hyde 275
Kaiser Wilhelm. W. R. Stewart

48
Told at Forty.

263
Panama's rival-René Bache.
27 Vindicated. C. A. Mann.

391
(Copyright, 1906-1907. Technical World Company.)

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INDEX, VOLUME VI, SEPTEMBER, 1906 - FEBRUARY, 1907

3

524
425

563

Page
Fire-Electric signaling at.

237

Fire-escape-Collapsing

81

Telescoping

454
Firemen-Veil for

561
Fireproof building, at Bridgeport, Conn.

545

Fish-Way to ship...

99

Flag-Early American

560

U. S.-Rearrangement of stars for. P. Trench-

ard

333

Flag-making for U. S. Navy: Lillian E. Zeh.... 178

Floating coaling depot. F. A. Trueblood.

Floating marine structures. W. Fawcett..

Flying Machines—Birds qur models for. W. G.

Fitz-Gerald

510

New French

461
Food-Making artificial. Albert Grande.

676
Forestry-Young man's profession. G. E. Mitchell 314
Fountain-Bubble

83
Freight-Handling by Machinery. M. G. Fling.. 683
Fumigation-Boat for

663
Furniture--Rustic. A. Parker

122
Galalith-Material made from milk. M. G. Fling 506
Gas-Ships floated with..

97
Gasoline Stove-Safe

552
Geology-Geophysical laboratory for stone-making,
Washington, D. C. René Bache.

287
Geophysical laboratory at Washington, D. C.
René Bache

287

Germania, shipyard at Kiel-Krupp Works. D.

A. Willey

148

Geysers-New Zealand. W. G. Fitz-Gerald. 309

Girls-Boston Trade School for. L. Wright.

199

Glass-rolling by machinery..

98

GoldCoin and bullion.

80

From black sand. W. Fawcett.

39

In the Appalachians. R. H. Byrd.

448

Saving waste in chimney.

548

Government-Unremunerated employes of. René

Bache

469

Grading-Regrading a city.

544

Grains-New imported. D. S. Becbe.

437

Granite-Huge columns of. W. Packard.

110

Gun-Manufacture of the heavy, Krupp Works.

D. A. Willey....

148

Harbor, New York-New ship-way into. N. J.

Quirk

281

San Pedro. N. A. Bowers.

43

Harriman conquers the Sierra Nevadas. D. S.
Beebe

579

Hats-Weaving Panama. M. G. Fling.

66

Heat, Electric-In rugs. F. C. Perkins.

626
Hill, J. J. Henry M. Hyde.

594
Hill, J. J.--Railroad to Hudson Bay. J. C. Elliott 249
Historic landmarks

432, 542
Historic Scenes-
Alcott, Louisa M., Author-Home of.

222

Bull Run-Where battle began...

341

Child, Lydia Maria, Abolitionist-Home of. 222

Cornwallis-Place of surrender...

61

Endicott Home-Old historical place.

223

McDowell House, Virginia

341

Pear tree, Danvers, Mass.-Brought from Eng-

land

223

Pickett's Charge, Gettysburg

60

Revolution, Heroes of-Monument, Yorktown,

Va.

340

Homesteads-Government irrigation in West. R.
Franklin

324

Horse digs well

462

Hospital car on Southern Pacific..

337

Hotel-Collapse of concrete. W. Bassett.

620

House moving by water. W. Hild.

452

House taken from Mich. to Mass.

234

Housework-Hot springs aid. W. G. Fitz-Gerald 635

Hudson Bay-European route, new proposed. J.

C. Elliot

249

Hydrogen for balloons

560

Ice-jam at Montreal..

347

Indian burial ground..

651

Indian women-Occupations of. Photos.

143

Industry-Increase of women engaged in. W.

Hope

139

Women in new and varied. W. Ward.

158

Insect-Wax-making of China. Lillian E. Zeh.. 518

Irrigation-Government enterprise in. R. Frank-
lin

324
Pumping stations for North Dakota.

233
Twin Falls, Idaho, project. Edith N. Perrine 256
Island-New in Bering Sea. J. M. Baltimore...
Kaiser Wilhelm Canal (See Canal).

48
Keokuk-Dam for power on Mississippi at. W.
E. Pringle

194

Page
Kiel Canal (See Canal)...

48
Kiel-Krupp gun works at. D. A. Willey. 148
Krupp- Description of gun works. D. A. Willey 148
"Ladies Unafraid”-Women in varied occupations.
W. Ward

158
Launch-Light-draught

461
Launching ship by electricity.

454
Life artificially counterfeited. Dr. A. Gradenwitz 321
Light from rubbish. N. G. Furber...

623

Light-Turbine used in train illumination. F.

Peterson

535

Lighthouse-Moving a. Dr. A. Gradenwitz. 74
Lightning, Photo-Remarkable of..

649
Apples withered by

238
Lily, Calla-Farm in California.

345
Locomotive-Heaviest switching

94
Loom-Noiseless

652
Magnets-Lifting

557
Mail, Christmas-World's. F. Morris.

373
Fast in Belgium. F. Morris.

64

Handling by machinery. M. A. R. Brunner. 537

Rural delivery of, in auto. W. Fawcett. 224
Man, mechanical

653
Maneuvers-English army. F. A. Talbot

495
Marine--Structures, floating. W. Fawcett.

425
Steam turbine, its present and future. R.
Cromie

209
Meteors-Dust of air partly from. G. Gardner 235
Milk-Inspection of in cities. W. G. Fitz-Gerald 203
Articles made from. M. G. Fling.

506
Milky Way-Earth's

24
Mill-stream-Damming Mississippi at Keokuk.
W. E. Pringle.

194
Mills, Cement-Run by U. S. government. G, E.
Mitchell

112
Mine-Silver, at Cobalt, Ontario. 0. J. Steven-

294
Falling bodies in shaft. J. M. Bulkley.

65
Mission, The Angelus. Poem. Bret Harte. 592
Mississippi River-Damming for power. W. E.
Pringle

194

Moth and Flame

553

Motor-Boat for freight..

664

Cars for railroads (See Railroads)

26

Water-Movable -.

Motoring-Young men's chances in. D. Beecroft 413

Motorists-Women as. D. Beecroft.

206

Mountain elevator--Swiss. F. C. Perkins.

72
Mountains-Work for Harriman. D. S. Beebe.. 579
Mount Weather Observatory. J. E. Watkins.. 300
Mount Wilson Observatory (See Astronomy). 24
Murray, W. E.--Inventor of floating marine
structures. W. Fawcett.

425
Music recorder-Automatic

237
Navy-Flag-making for U. S. Lillian E. Zeh. 178
New York--Blackwell's Island bridge. F. Wil.
liams

88
New ship-way into. N. J. Quirk.

281
Subway-Tunneling shield in.

335
New Zealand-Geysers of. W. G. Fitz-Gerald. 309
Northwest Passage found. J. M. Baltimore. 675
Nurses in the schools. H. D. Jones....

539
Observatory-Mt. Wilson (See Astronomy).
Occupations, Industrial-Increase of women in.
W. Hope

139
Women in new and varied. W. Ward.

158
Ohio River-Canalizing. J. R. Schmidt.

387
Oil--Pipe line across Panama. W. Bassett

361
Sprinkling roads with.

234
Well-Tapping an

652
Oklahoma--New star for flag. P. Trenchard. 333
Olive oil

557
Ostrich-farming in America. E. H. Rydall.

119
Panama-Pipe line across. W. Bassett.

361
Pres. Roosevelt's visit to.

565
Sanitation at. M. A. R. Brunner.

450
Weaving hats. M. G. Fling..

66
Paper from cotton stock. F. N. Bauskett.

440
Paper made from peat. J. C. Mills.

405
Peat-Paper made from. J. C. Mills.

405
Substitute for coal. Aubrey Fullerton.

268
Perry Island-Rises from Bering Sea. J. M. Bal.
timore

266

Philæ Temple-Saving. J. H. Knight.

680

Photography--Animals photograph themselves. Dr.

A Gradenwitz

654

Picking cotton by machinery. D. A. Willey. 75
Pike's Peak locomotive. W. F. McClure.

451
Pipe Line, Oil-Across Panama. W. Bassett. 361
Pipe, Tobacco-Construction. C. Thomas.

434

Plantation-Asparagus. J. M. Baltimore.

213

... 266

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