Annual Report, Issue 24

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The Department, 1900 - Geology

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Page ii - Returned by the Auditor of State, with above certificate, and transmitted to Secretary of State for publication, upon the order of the Board of Commissioners of Public Printing and Binding.
Page ii - Received by the Governor, examined and referred to the Auditor of State for verification of the financial statement. OFFICE OF AUDITOR OF STATE, INDIANAPOLIS, December 22, 1905.
Page 238 - Catalogue of the Odonata of the Vicinity of Philadelphia, with an introduction to the study of this group of insects.
Page 153 - Money conditions continued relatively easy during the latter part of April and the first part of May.
Page 219 - ... hundred dollars, to which may be added imprisonment in the county jail not less than ten day-; nor more than sixty days; and each day during which such violation *\\>\]\ continue shall constitute a separate offense.
Page 363 - New Fresh-Water Shells of the United States, with Colored Illustrations, and a Monograph of the Genus Anculotus of Say; also A Synopsis of the American Naiades, 1834.
Page 233 - To-day I saw the dragon-fly Come from the wells where he did lie. 'An inner impulse rent the veil Of his old husk: from head to tail Came out clear plates of sapphire mail. 92 'He dried his wings: like gauze they grew: Thro' crofts and pastures wet with dew A living flash of light he flew.
Page 365 - River; the note is hidden away securely in the midst of some meteorological notes made at Marietta, Ohio. Kirtland, JP Observations on the Sexual Characters of the Animals Belonging to Lamarck's Family of Naiades. American Journal of Science and Arts, First Series, Vol. XXVI, No. 1, pp. 117120, 1834. This interesting article is accompanied by rude outline figures of sexual shapes of shells which are the first to be published in this country. Kirtland, JP Second Annual Report of the Geological Survey...
Page 39 - OTHER MINERALS AND ORES. — With the exception of small quantities of drift gold, in the form of minute grains and scales, which are found in the sands and gravel beds along the streams of Brown, Morgan and other counties near the southern limit of the drift area, no gold, silver or other precious metal occurs in the State. Much money has been foolishly spent and time wasted by people who have thought otherwise ; but they have ever had their labor for their pains. In many of the northern counties...
Page 428 - Shell tapering, horn-color; volutions about seven, slightly wrinkled; spire towards the apex much eroded, whitish; body, with a large obtuse groove, which is obsolete upon the whorls of the spire in consequence of the revolution of the suture on its inferior margin; this arrangement permits the superior margin of the groove only, to be seen on the spire, in the form of an obtuse carina on each of the volutions; aperture bluish-white within with one or two obsolete revolving sanguineous lines; labrum...

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