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" Persons who cannot distinguish ripe cherries upon the tree, or strawberries on the vine, by their color, are far more numerous than would be suspected by those who have given no attention to the subject ; and unless some grotesque incongruity in costume,... "
Investigations in the Military and Anthropological Statistics of American ... - Page 545
by Benjamin Apthorp Gould - 1869 - 655 pages
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The American Naturalist, Volume 6

Biology - 1872
...vine by their color are fur more numerous than would be suspected. Serious misunderstandings and even calamities have been reported in the army, resulting from mistakes in the color of green and red light by officers of the signal corps." He gives the statement that usually one in twenty, and in the...
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Sprachvergleichende Studien, mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der ...

Philipp Wilhelm Adolf Bastian - 1870
...calamities have been reported in the army (of the United States) resulting from mistakes in the colour of green and red lights by officers of the signal corps, themselves not fully aware wort, die je nach momentaner Färbung variirt, geht nun die Vorstellung hervor, die nach erfolgter...
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Sprachvergleichende studien mit besondex er berücksichtigung der ...

A. Bastian (i.e. P.W.A.) - 1870 - 344 pages
...calamities have been reported in the army (of the United States) resulting from mistakes in the colour of green and red lights by officers of the signal corps , themselves not fully aware wort, die je nach momentaner Färbung variirt, geht nun die Vorstellung hervor, die nach erfolgter...
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Nature, Volume 7

Sir Norman Lockyer - Electronic journals - 1873
...by their colour, are far more numerous than would be suspected. Serious misunderstandings, and even calamities have been reported in the army, resulting from mistakes in the colour of green and red light by officers of the sienal corps. He gives the statement that usually...
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Annual Report of the State Board of Health of Massachusetts, Volume 9

Massachusetts. State Board of Health - Public health - 1878
...does not usually attract attention to this peculiarity ; but, when any accident has brought it to our notice, we are surprised at discovering its existence...their failing in this respect; and cases have occurred when ludicrous and even disastrous results have followed the use of a badge of precisely the wrong...
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Color-blindness: its danger & its detection

Benjamin Joy Jeffries - 1885 - 335 pages
...crude and unreliable. I, however, introduce the report here. The compiler, Dr. BA Gould, says, — " Serious misunderstandings or calamities have been...failing in this respect ; and cases have occurred when ludicrous and even disastrous results have followed the use of a badge of precisely the wrong...
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