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Congress of Arts and Science: Universal Exposition, St. Louis, 1904
Howard Jason Rogers,Hugo Munsterburg
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Page 730 - ... the analysis of soils and water; the chemical composition of manures, natural or artificial, with experiments designed to test their comparative effects on crops of different kinds; the adaptation and value of grasses and forage plants; the composition and digestibility of the different kinds of food for domestic animals; the scientific and economic questions involved in the production of butter and cheese; and such other researches or experiments bearing directly on the agricultural industry...
Page 563 - Engineer, being the art of directing the great sources of power in Nature for the use and convenience of man...
Page 730 - That it shall be the object and duty of said experiment stations to conduct original researches or verify experiments on the physiology of plants and animals; the diseases to which they are severally subject, with the remedies for the same...
Page 540 - Thus this custom of firing houses continued, till in process of time, says my manuscript, a sage arose, like our Locke, who made a discovery, that the flesh of swine, or indeed of any other animal, might be cooked (burnt, as they called it) without the necessity of consuming a whole house to dress it.
Page 376 - In the four quarters of the globe, who reads an American book, or goes to an American play, or looks at an American picture or statue...
Page 172 - Christ ; from whom all the body fitly framed and knit together through that which every joint supplieth, according to the working in due measure of each several part, maketh the increase of the body unto the building up of itself in love.
Page 184 - Did we know the mechanical affections of the particles of rhubarb, hemlock, opium, and a man ; as a watch-maker does those of a watch, whereby it performs its operations, and of a file which by rubbing on them will alter the figure of any of the wheels ; we should be able to tell before hand, that rhubarb will purge, hemlock kill, and opium make a man sleep...
Page 247 - It would be highly difficult to generalize the capital account in this district, but probably it would not be far out of the way to say that the...