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Portraits-

Parsons, Hon. C. A.-Inventor of steam turbine 210

Selden, Geo. B.—Gasoline auto inventor. Facing 1

Warwick, Countess of, and grandson.... facing 129
Postoffice at Christmas time. F. Morris.

373

Potatoes Scientific growing of. W. D. Graves.. 55

Poulsen-Inventor of telegraphone. E. F. Stearns 409
Poultry-Feeding, by machinery. F. Horton..... 642
Pump-World's largest. D. H. Stovall.

529
Quarry, Granite--Columns from. W. Packard.. 116
Radiobes—Life, artificial forms of. Dr. A.
Gradenwitz

321
Radium-Extraordinary energy of.

349
Rail-fastener--Musgrove

463
Railroad-Bridge over Susquehanna finished. 233
Cape-to-Cairo. J. H. Knight..

530
Coaches--All-steel. J. M. Baltimore.

312
Construction in Switzerland..

230
Cut-Giant, near San Francisco

661

Electrification of

93

"Flip-flap"

98

German system for protecting the. F. C. Per

kins

216

Hill's proposed, to Hudson Bay. J. C. Elliot.. 249
“Leap-frog”

79

London tube whitewashing.

231

Motor cars for. M. A. R. Brunner.

26
Narrow gauge

81
Running a, by balloon.

78
Tehuantepec. René Bache

27
Track elevation. R. Rutherford

478
Recorder, Music--Automatic

237
Regrading a city..

544
Ribbons-Making of. D. B. Lucas

628
Rifle-Rapid-fire. D. S. Beebe.

12

Rim, Auto-New detachable.

232

River, Mississippi--To dam for power. W. E.

Pringle

194

Roadway, Traveling--At Cleveland, Ohio. M.

Browne

681

Rock-Balance

557

Rock-crusher, Portable-In San Francisco.

232

Rock-making at Geophysical laboratory, Washing-

ton.

René Bache

287

Roosevelt- Visit to Panama..

565
Rowland-Multiplex telegraph system. F. M. Hil.
debrandt

513
Rubber from wheat. W. T. Walsh

521
Rubbish. City's-Turned to light. M. G. Furber 623
Rugs--Electric-heated. F. C. Perkins..

626
Rustic furniture. A. Parker....

122
Sand-pits--Gold from. W. Fawcett.

39
San Pedro--New harbor at. N. A. Bowles.

43

Salt--Manufacture of, by steam exhaust. J. C.

Mills

501

Salvage-Derelict ships. P. T. McGrath.

397
School, Boston Trade, for Girls. L. Wright.

199
Trained nurses in. H. D. Jones...

539
Sea-sickness-To cure

83
Seattle-Making land at. P. Gyllstrom.

644
Selden, Geo. B.--Gasoline auto inventor. L. Scott 1
Shaft, Mine-Falling bodies in. J. M. Bulkley.. 65
Shamrock III in Brooklyn dock..

648
Shark, Huge--Caught

348
Shear legs--Largest

96

Ship--- House built like

346

Lifting in dry dock.

653
Loading by machinery. M. G: Fling.

683
Place of steam turbine on. R. Cromie

209
Shipping---Ambrose channel for, at N. Y. N. J.
Quirk

281

Ships, Derelict-Hunting for. P. T. McGrath. 397

Sierra Nevadas-Harriman crosses the. D. S.

Beebe

579

Sierra Nevada tunnel (See Tunnel)

37

Signals-Electric-bells shipboard.

550

Silver mining at Cobalt, Ontario. O. J. Stevenson 294
Skating-rink-Roof

559
Slate-picking by machinery

78

Smoking machine--A

346

Snake River irrigation project. Edith N. Perrine 256
Snow-locomotive

550
Snow-plow--Rotary

95
Soda--From dry lakes. H. H. Dunn

638

Lakes of Mexico.

559

Soldiers--Deliver Christmas mail. F. Morris. 373
Sprinkler Street

83

Springs, Hot-Aid housekeeper. W. G. Fitz-

Gerald

635

Starch-Potatoes for making. W. D. Graves.. 55
Stars-Women find new (See Astronomy). D. S.
Beebe

183

Station-Boys' wireless (See Telegraph)

62

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Steam marine turbine-Its present and future. R.
Cromie

209
Steel, All-Railway coaches. J. M. Baltimore.. 312
Conveyor belt of.

81
Enormous girders. of.

99
Stone, waste of Chicago Drainage Canal utilized.
W. Hard

381
Streets, City-Made safe. R. Rutherford.

478

Submarine Destroyer-Nixon's invention.

549

Subsurface telephone. W. T. Walsh.

447

Subway in New York.

98

Sunflower farming

99

Switch--New enclosed

564

Switzerland-Railroad construction in

230
Tanks for skyscrapers.

561

Technical Work--Women engaged in. W. Hard. 129

Tehauntepec railroad (See Railroad).

27

Telegraph--Capetown-to-Cairo. S. S. Burton. 616

Multiplex-Rowland system. F. M. Hilde.

brandt

513

Wireless,- Boys' experiments with. M. W. Hall 62
Wireless-Secret. Dr. A. Gradenwitz.

418
Wireless--With bicycle power.

545
Telephone-- Telephone recorder. E. F. Stearns. 409
Fishing by

348
The, on trains

337
Recorder-The telegraphone. E. F. Stearns. 409
Subsurface. W. T. Walsh.

447

Teeth, False-Making of. H. D. Jones.

632

Timber-Conserving, by science of forestry, G. E.
Mitchell

314
Tiger-bird of India..

462
Tobacco-Canadian

564

Strike of growers. René Bache.

600

Pipe-Construction of. C. Thomas,

434

Torpedo Boat- British gasoline.

665

Tortoise four centuries old..

240
Track elevation. R. Rutherford.

478
Trackless trains-Renard. D. Burns

421
Trackless trolley car.

452
Train-Lighted by turbines. F, Peterson.

535

Messages to

80

Railroad-German system for protection. F. C.

Perkins

216

Renard trackless. D. Burns

421

Trade School, Boston, for Girls. L. Wright. 199

Traffic on four levels in Chicago.

661

Trap for thugs

663

Tree splits rock

462

Trust-Fighting the tobacco. René Bache.

600

Tunnel-Excavating system for

95

Turbine, Steam—Compared with reciprocating en-

gines. C. F. Carter.

609

Trains lighted by: F. Peterson.

535

Steam, Marine--Its present and outure. R.

Cromie

209

Turtle four centuries old.

240

Twin Falls, Idaho, irrigation project. Edith N.

Perrine

256

Typesetting machine for ads.

662

Typewriter for maps.

559

Upstairs with the Editors.

466

Volunteers-Nation's new. René Bache

469

War Song of the Engineer, The-Poem. D. S.

Thomas

585

Water-wheels-Tests of. Paul Arr.

532
Waves-Electric power from surf.

344
Wax-farming in China. Lillian E. Zeh.

518

Weather Forecasting-For long periods. T. E.

Watkins

300

Whale Killed by black-fish

82

Wheat-Rubber from. W. T. Walsh.

521

Wild. Women of--Indian-Occupations of-Photos 143

Wireless Telegraphy- -Boys' experiments with (See

Telegraphy)

62

Secret. Dr. A. Gradenwitz.

418

Whittler--Champion

558

Window-Movable show

561

Wireless--Transported and run by bicycle..: 545

Women in fine arts and crafts. Delia Austrian.. 171

Women-Industrial occupations, increase of, in.

W. Hope

139

Occupations, new and varied. W. Ward.

158

Flag-making by, for U. S. navy. Lillian E. Zeh 178

Work of, in astronomy. D. S. Beebe.

183

And the automobile. D. Beecroft.

206

Of the wild--Indian women photos.

143

Technical and scientific work of. W. Hard.. 129

Work, Gainful-Increase of women in. W. Hope 139

Technical-Women engaged in. W. Hard.. 129

Wounded-Handling in navy.

546

X-Ray-Detecting smugglers by.

650

Yacht-Smallest practical

238

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GEORGE B. SELDEN IN HIS ORIGINAL "EXPLOSION BUGGY." Mr. Selden invented the first internal-coinbustion motor automobile in 1877. His royalties are now making him a millionaire.

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