Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club, Volumes 13-14

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Torrey Botanical Club., 1886
 

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Page 212 - For Dyspepsia, Mental and Physical Exhaustion, Nervousness, Diminished Vitality, etc. Prepared according to the Directions of Prof. EN HORSFORD, of Cambridge. A preparation of the phosphates of lime, magnesia, potash and iron with phosphoric acid, in such form as to be readily assimilated by the system. Universally recommended and prescribed by physicians of all schools. Its action will harmonize with such stimulants as are necessary to take. It is the best tonic known, furnishing sustenance to both...
Page 208 - Universally recommended and prescribed by physicians of all schools. Its action will harmonize with such stimulants as are necessary to take. It is the best tonic known, furnishing sustenance to both brain and body. It makes a delicious drink with water and sugar only.
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Page 94 - In the same way it is by a complex and beautiful series of delicate activities in the nucleus that the wonderful act of fission is initiated, and in all probability carried to the end.
Page 191 - ... President in the chair. Donations and exchanges since last meeting, 133. The Council reported the election of Mr. P. Neilson Carmichael, as an associate. A communication from the Audubon Monument Committee of the New York Academy of Sciences, requesting the co-operation of the Institute in the erection of a monument over the grave of Audubon in Trinity Church Cemetery, New York, was on motion of Mr. Browning, seconded by Dr. Ryerson, referred to the" Biological section, recommending the appointment...
Page 13 - At first sight the volumes appear like rough blocks of wood ; but on closer examination it is found that each is a complete history of the particular tree which it represents. At the back of the book the bark has been removed from a space large enough to admit the scientific and the common name of the tree as a title. One side is formed from the split wood of the tree, showing its grain and natural fracture ; the other shows the wood when worked smooth and varnished. One end shows the grain as left...
Page 171 - Prepared by boiling 3 pounds each of flowers of sulphur and lime in 6 gallons of water until reduced to 2 gallons. When settled, pour off the clear liquid and bottle it. When used, mix 1 pint of clear liquid in 100 parts of water.
Page 212 - Dr. WILLIAM P. CLOTHIER, Buffalo, NY, says : "I prescribed it for a Catholic priest, who was a hard student, for wakefulness, extreme nervousness, etc., and he reports it has been of great benefit to him.
Page 11 - ... by further investigations upon the same subject made during the past ten years. When they were prepared, I, like most American writers upon subjects relating to forestry, was strongly impressed with the value of various foreign trees for general cultivation in this State. I am now as fully convinced that the native trees of Massachusetts are better suited to Massachusetts than any exotic trees can be, and that if our woods and plantations are ever to assume real importance, and to make profitable...

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