Issue 23 and Volume 7.

AMERICAN WATER-WORKS ASSOCIATION. Conclusion of Report of Convention. Following is the full report of the interesting discussion by Professor Leeds of the paper by L. J. Le Conte read at the meeting of the association at Chicago, on May 20, upon the “Contamination of Water in Certain Storage Reservoirs on the Pacific Coast, and the Palliatives Resorted To,” which, with the report of the closing proceedings, was unavoidably crowded out of our last week’s issue. In opening the discussion, Professor Leeds said : Mr. President and Gentlemen : I feel already extremely well paid for having come so far to attend this meeting by reason of the value of the papers I have listened to. and more especially this one of Mr. Le Conte. Mr. Le Conte has rendered a most valuable service by his contribution as the result of his studies of a variety of phenomena, very obscurc in…

Subscribe to unlock this content

Subscribe Now