The Pharmaceutical Journal and Transactions (Google eBook)

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J. & A. Churchill., 1890
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Page 285 - That fly th' approach of morn. Alas ! regardless of their doom, The little victims play ! No sense have they of ills to come, Nor care beyond to-day ; Yet see how all around them wait The ministers of human fate, And black misfortune's baleful train. Ah ! show them where in ambush stand, To seize their prey, the...
Page 312 - The heights by great men reached and kept \ Were not attained by sudden flight, '. But they, while their companions slept, Were toiling upward in the night.
Page 237 - That nothing walks with aimless feet ; That not one life shall be destroyed, Or cast as rubbish to the void, When God hath made the pile complete...
Page 237 - Moreover, looking at the question from the other side, we find in animals complex organs of sense, richly supplied with nerves, but the function of which we are as yet powerless to explain. There may be fifty other senses as different from ours as sound is from sight...
Page 320 - No person shall sell, to the prejudice of the purchaser, any article of food or any drug ' which is not of the nature, substance, ami quality of the article demanded by such purchaser...
Page 225 - MEETING OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE. A. meeting of the Executive Committee was held at the Durham College of Science, Newcastle-on-Tyne, on Monday, September 9, 1889, at 10 pm Present.
Page 220 - whole birds " is the famous " Dodar from the Island Mauritius ; it is not able to flie, being so big.
Page 79 - ... and similar imperfections. It is already used by a large number of steel founders, and seems to render the production of sound steel castings more certain and easy than is otherwise possible. One of the most remarkable applications of this property which aluminium possesses of lowering the melting-point of iron, has been made use of by Mr. Nordenfelt in the production of castings of wrought iron. Aluminium forms alloys with most other metals, and although each possesses peculiar properties, which...
Page 77 - Ibs., and its composition, as shown by analysis, is 99'2 aluminium, 0-3 silicon, and 0-5 iron. This I believe to be the largest and the purest mass of metal ever made in one operation. The result of eight or nine charges are laid on one side, and then melted down in the furnace to make a uniform quality, the liquid metal, after a good stirring, being drawn off into moulds. These large ingots, weighing about 60 Ib.
Page 155 - ... application to carbon compounds, starting from methane, CH4, as the simplest of the hydrocarbons, containing in its molecule one atom of carbon. According to the principles enumerated we may derive from CH4, every combination of the form CH.X, СН,Х...

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