Popular Mechanics

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Popular Mechanics inspires, instructs and influences readers to help them master the modern world. Whether itís practical DIY home-improvement tips, gadgets and digital technology, information on the newest cars or the latest breakthroughs in science -- PM is the ultimate guide to our high-tech lifestyle.
  

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Contents

Color-shooting in fairyland
17
Walt Disney; 1901-1966, Motion picture photography
Sky writers play tick-tack-toe with smoke
25
Skywriting
Outwitting the air raiders
28
Air raid warning systems, United States (Defenses)
Blind man's buff
34
Fog, Navigation
Mechanics of modern warfare
40
Armaments, Warships
Wonders of Polaroid glass
50
POLAROID.
Lifesavers for old books
56
Books (Conservation and restoration), HUNTINGTON library, Manuscripts (Conservation and restoration)
Trapping the radio spies
61
Shortwave radio, Spies
Tricks of the figure skaters
66
Ice skating
Painting live pictures
72
Roy M. ROPP, Tableaux
Hams circle globe with rifle antenna
78
Ham radio, Radio antennas, Shortwave radio
College for seals, Kingston, N.Y.
82
Mark HULING, Animals (Training), Seals (Animals)
Floating freight yards
88
Freight handling, Train ferries
Keeping the sea birds flying
92
Aviation, SEAPLANE terminals, SEAPLANESInspection

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