The Transit Volume 26-27

The Transit Volume 26-27

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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. 1921 edition. Excerpt: ... the engineering profession and the foundation as the training obtained in school and out. It is not the illllilsslllg of information which is most highly desired, but rather the knowledge where to find that information which he needs. Memorizing of formulas is to be discouraged. By thoroughly understanding the natural laws and fundamental theories involved the necessary formulas can be derived at will. An engineer should be unafraid to trust other men with the minor details of his work. It is highly improbable that an engineer be a faultless draftsman surveyor, physicist. chemist, or mathematician. llis duty is the acquaintance with the methods of instructing these men most efficiently. Because he is a better furnace care-taker than the man he has hirtd for that purpose is insufficient cause for discharging the furnace man. 'ith due consideration for John Ruskin's literary ability, together with appreciation of the public-'s en-1 joymcnt of criticism, the engineer can safely plod up the rough trail, patiently awaiting the day when the world gives him his well earned welcome. g ('ompany ll, Engineer Unit of the R. O. T. C., by scoring a total of 25 points, won the annual Governor's. Day competition among the companies making up the three different units of the regiment here in the l'niversity. Theodore A. llartman '22, was captain of the winning company which was made up entirely of students of the college of applied science. This makes t'0 years in succession that B company has won high honors. Lieut. Albert Riani is to be congratulated on the showing that his unit has made in the two years that he has been in charge of it. 236 Inshcs Ave. Pittsburgh-Des Moines Steel Company FABRICATORS AND ERECTORS, Elevated Steel...show more

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  • Paperback | 130 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 245g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236979524
  • 9781236979520