Review of Reviews,  4 (1891), 595.

Two New Yankee Inventions. Ramie and Lactitis




Publications abstracted:

American Catholic Quarterly Review


Invention, Industry, Steam-power

    Reports on 'two remarkable inventions, of which we shall hear something more in this country before long'. The first is 'the use of ramie fibre as a material for the manufacture of steam pipes', and the second is a process by which 'artificial ivory is to be made, in the future, out of milk'.

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