I wish I could share this entire book with all of you.
Published in London in 1907, it discusses the "new" uses and theories of electricity in depth. quote:
"All our present scientific conceptions are based upon our belief in the existence of a mysterious something which pervades all space, and to which has been given the name ether. We have really no idea whatever as to the nature of the ether, but we are none the less convinced of its existence"
The first is one of the amazing "new" uses of electricity for medical purposes. The "doctor" is removing an iron filing from the patient's eye through the use of an electromagnet. The second was merely a demonstration of how an electromagnet attracts metal (I surely don't know why they had the "patient" in this one, unless he had a steel plate in his head)...S
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