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1940 Popular Science Monthly: Mechanics & Handicraft


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thumbsup.gif Page 109. "Fumes from a new smoke screen generator developed for the U.S. Navy by the Chrysler Corporation quickly blank land targets from the enemy."

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:D Page 118. "The Altimeter - the Magnetic Compass - Aperiodic Magnetic Compass."

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think.gif Page 120. "The Tachometer - the Oil-Pressure Gage - the Fuel Pressure Gage - Radiant Cooler Thermoeter."

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ermm.gif Page 121. "Cylinder-Gage Temperature Gage - Manifiold-Pressure Gage."

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Whoa Sarge!

 

These pages on vintage instruments are wonderful... haven't seen the like of it for more than 40 years.

 

Thank you...

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;) Page 122. BLUE HAWK: Its probably been at least 64 years sincde they showed the gages on the instrument panel?

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pinch.gif Page 192. "Coffin Tacks For the Axis" (cont.) and "Aircraft Instruments" (cont.).

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crying.gif Page 0. August 1943 "Popular Science Monthly" magazine cover with lead article: 'I am a Tank-Destroyer Commander' starting on page 102, plus many other articles on the U.S. Armed Forces, plus ads with a military theme too!

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:blink: Page 1. An ad that states: "Mathematics is the indispensable foundation knowledge for TODAY'S NEW technical & mechanical WAR JOBS." The ad says that the full cost of the course would be US$8.95 in 1943 U.S. Dollars, multiplay that figure by 16X and you get about US$140.00-PLUS! Payments could be made with US$2.95 as the initial payment and three more payments of US$2.00 each which would be US$8.95, of course!

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