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  2. WIRELESS TELEGRAPHY, STATIONS.

    At the present moment there existon the surface of the globe are radio telegraphic stations open to the public: they are to be found in the ...

    Article : 217 words
  3. WORLD-WIDE NOTES.

    Not content with a convict baseball club, the prison authorities at Anamosa, Iowa, U.S.A., have sanctioned the formation of a football club, and ...

    Article : 202 words
  4. Advertising

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    Advertising : 2,271 words
  5. THE MAILS.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 237 words
  6. MONEY-MAKING MOUSE.

    To an ingenious Scotsman goes the credit of being the first person to harness a mouse and make him a money-earning factor. He was David ...

    Article : 170 words
  7. AN ITALIAN EDISON.

    [?] controversy has been be[?] discoveries of a young [?] Singner Giuli Ulivi ...

    Article : 164 words
  8. COLAC TELEPHONE EXCHANGE

    The following are the amended ates charged for connection been the exchange and other offices, viz.:— ...

    Article : 84 words
  9. PENNY-IN-THE-SLOT METER.

    The most ingenious means of defrauding a penny-in-the-slot meter, has been discovered in Honolulu. The local gas company recently found ...

    Article : 142 words
  10. BETTER THAN MEAT.

    A chemist in Belgium, by taking the [?] from the residue of malt [?] it through a process is said to have produced a ...

    Article : 59 words
  11. SMALLER THAN TOM THUMB.

    One of the smallest men in the world, Mr. John William White, who was but 21 inches in height, died at his residence at Marine Parade. ...

    Article : 143 words
  12. CREATION OF THE WORLD.

    A [?] dug up in the Nippur some years ago, has just been translated by Dr. Ar Arno Peebel, of Penn[?] University, who believes ...

    Article : 121 words
  13. [?] GROUND FOR THE WORLD'S GOLD.

    A [?] commission has been app[?] by Great Britain to discover what in [?] dogs with all the gold it [?] away from the rest of the ...

    Article : 143 words
  14. MOTOR-DRIVEN SAFETY-RAZOR.

    A safety-razor, connected to a motor by means of a flexible shaft, is the latest invention to simplify shaving. The blades are actuated in such ...

    Article : 103 words
  15. A MODERN MONTE CRISTO.

    An armed man named Georges Boucher who had four times escaped for custody, in a daring manner, has been arrested in Paris ...

    Article : 155 words
  16. A GLASS CLOCK.

    A clock constructed throughout of lass is the result of six years' work on the part of a Bavarian glass polisher. The plates and pillars which ...

    Article : 234 words
  17. ULTRA [?] NOT EMITTED BY ELECTRIC LAMPS.

    In refuting a newspaper report that "incandescent gas was less hurtful to be eyesight than the electric light o' account of the ultra-violet rays of ...

    Article : 89 words
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