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|Thurber, James Discussion in America means dissent. - Thurber, James My |
drawings have been described as pre-internationalist, meaning that they were
finished before the ideas for them had occurred to me. I shall not argue the point.
|"Until 1933, Schiffer had been merely an unsuccessful dope peddler, but then |
one afternoon when he was stand- iag on a street corner, he saw a ... 'And, of
course,' she added, 'my husband can't help with the payments any more. ... At this
writing the feature has not appeared in the international edition of the magazine.
... "My drawings have been described as pre-inten- tionalist, meaning that they
were finished before the ideas for them had occurred to me. I shall not argue the
- 88 pages
|Telling people a food is "good for them" does not increase its desirability in their |
eyes; in fact, often they will not accept a .... were not corrupt, and had some
constructive ideas about how to rescue peasant life from the cumulative misery
and ..... Indeed, the whole question of policy is probably somewhat academic
until the power struggle has been resolved and ... It may be that we will look back
to the pre-Cultural Revolution period in China as the high point of centralized
- 56 pages
|Unlike fission, however, radioactive decay continues to generate heat even after |
the reactor has been switched off. .... in the reactor's cooling system occurs that
allows the fuel to heat up to its melting point (about 5,000°F), a core meltdown
would occur. ... They were favorably impressed by the NRC's laboratory studies
of the separate effects bearing on ECCS ... to design of better ones, was not
completed before now — but the fact remains that much of this research remains
to be done.
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|Some wags suggest the census results were kept secret so as not to scare the |
Westerner; some suggest they were kept ..... Now that agricultural production has
been restored to the pre-1958 level, will they return to their long-run goal of ...
Given the present international power struggle in Asia, I would argue that these
priorities could well be the priorities of any ..... Before long these problems
engross the group which has to decide and mold them, rather than the group
molding the ...
|The employment of contract surgeons must continue should the existing law be |
unrepealed. ... our most important harbors havobcen approved by me, and the
estimates submitted by the Chief'ofEnginecrs for carrying them out ... They have
been receiyed with great courtesy by all foreign ofiicers, and every facility has
been afforded them fo'i- making ... In the survey of the lakes 0 rations were chiefly
earned on in Lake Superior. extending to La 0 Michigan and other neceasa
points, and ...
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|It seems to me much more likely that our efforts to limit population will be more |
successful in a world that has avoided .... Another very interesting idea is to use
low-temperature waste heat to heat greenhouses in the winter and cool them in
.... I shall not try to describe in detail the many fronts along which research on
nuclear safety has been and is being conducted. ... They were as easy to observe
in Princeton as in New York, and I mentally thanked Chadwick for his discovery
and my ...
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|It has only been fairly recently that the public has begun to realize that a small |
fraction of the world's population is a very large .... -W. S. and M. E. Radiation and
Man: Basic Data HIGH energy radiation can be defined— for our purposes — as
a stream of .... There is an equal one in two chance that it will not disintegrate
until more than 28 years have passed. ... much like those that, when they occur in
a gas or in a crystal, enable us to detect them with counters, through "ionizing"
- 236 pages
|There is a towering elm on my lawn that, to me, is the most beautiful tree in a |
town named for its trees — Elmhurst, 111. ... Sick trees have been stripped from
thousands of streets; experts agree spraying is essential until Bidrin is generally
available CROWN ... Closed off when not in use by louvered bi-fold doors, they
appear to be regular closet doors. ...... Light Spirits Twin fog lights appearing in
the Men- thon Mountain Pass of France will mean to the lost skier that a dog and
his keg of ...
- 88 pages
|In commerce they will shortly provide unprecedented means for communicating |
continuously over the world, handling sufficient .... Experiments on the Earth
convinced investigators that they were here dealing with a phenomenon in which
the Sun .... They suggest that the Earth has not only a flattened "tomato shape"
which is the basic form that has been accepted and ...... This is a difficult problem
now faced by national and international organizations, among them the