The Dental Register Volume 46

The Dental Register Volume 46

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1892 edition. Excerpt: ...the same time. Nor is it for want of practice, for a gum-chewer chews when she dances, walks, rides or talks. She never stops except to eat and sleep. While thereare many objections to gum-chewing, expense isnot one. An economical girl can stretch out a piece of gum sofar that it will last all winter. The older the gum is the more she becomes attached to it. She knows its strong points by that time. Some women like a variety, though. I have found as high as ten pieces of gum under the edge of one table. Under the edge of the table is a favorite place for the safekeeping of gum, though window-ledges, shelves, chair-backs, etc., . are considered fair places. _ There is, however, one redeeming feature; when you see a woman chewing gum in a street car, on the street, in a store or any public place, if you can't tell who she is, you can tell whatshe isn't. She is not a lady. You can never make a mistake about that. There are some things that a lady prizes more than money and self-indulgence. She places a value on herself. The girl who chews cheapens herself in the eyes of all who see her.--Kate 1. Dein. Dr. Pesety Cevera claims that human may be distinguished from animal blood by the following method: If the blood be mixed with a little bile, small crystals are formed which are of ' different shapes in different species of animals. In man, it is claimed, they are right-angled prisms; in the horse cubes; in pigs right-angled prisms, very similar to those seen in rhomboids; in sheep rhomboidal plates; in dogs the same as seen in humanblood; in chickens more or less regular cubes. Chalicotheriumis a genus which appears in the lower Miocene simultaneously in Europe and America, where it has been very recently discovered. It extends into...show more

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  • Paperback | 214 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 390g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236797647
  • 9781236797643