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Le Bel, J: A., reply to certain | Magnetisation, influence of tem- Metals, etching action produced | NAPHTHALIN compounds,

objections on atomicity, 93 perature upon, 238

upon different, by the acids, constitution of some, 270

Le Neve Foster, C., Henwoodite, Magnetism on surface of mag- 206

Naphthalin-dinitro (a and 'ß) de-


nets, distribution of, 217 Meteoric iron, arragonite on the rivatives from, 270

pyrophyllite at Brooi wood, and Magnets, circular, Duchemin's

surface of a, 87

Naphthylamin, aniline, phenol,

new mineral localities in De- compass with, 250

rich in nickel, 238

and anthraquinon, the elec-

von and Cornwall, to

distribntion of magnetism on Meteorite, arragonite observed trolysis of the derivatives of,

Leaves, fruits, and flowers of cer- surface of, 217

on the surface of a, 132


tain plants, alcoholic and Maize, mouldy bread, and dam- Meteorites, compounds of carbon Naquet, A., “Legal Chemistry,

acetic fermentation of, 142

aged Indian corn, alkaloid

found in, 32

Detection of Poisons, Ex-

Lecture Notes and Note-Book found in, 144

solid compounds of carbon in, amination of Stains" (review),

for Chemical Students" (re- | Malesci, M.,and P. Chiappe, pre- 153


view), 259

paring the iodides of potas. Meteor, remarkable, 247.

"Nature, Constants of" (review),

I.edieu, A., study of the radiome- sium and sodium, and the Methyl-alcohol and dimethyl- 142

ter, 8, 9, 21, 31, 63, 110

bromide of potassium, 156

acetal, 271

"Nature, Mysteries of, and Dis.

"Legal Chemistry" (review), 18 Maley, R., compounds of sulpho. "Metre-diagram" (review), 151 coveries of Science" (review),

urea with metallic salts, 227

Lévy, A. M., origin of eruptive

Metropolis, composition and 247

rocks, vitreous and crystalline, Malting process, pneumatic, of quality of the water of the, 216 Naudin, L., and De Montholon,


M. Gallard, 72

coal-gas of the, 223

F, decomposition of cyanide

Leymerie, M., existence of mer. Mallet, J, W., notes of practical | Meyer, R., formation of aniline- of potassium and zinc, and

cury in the Cevennes, 40

chemistry in University of black, 184

formiate of potassa in car-

Liebermann, C., and M. Wald- Virginia, 147, 168, 179, 190

Mica vanadium, 46

bonic acid, air, and hydrogen,

stein, emodin from the bark Manetti, L., and G. Muso, salicy- Michael, A., and Norton, T. H., 92

of the Rhamnus frangula, 271

lic acid in the milk trade, 142 preparation and properties of insoluble carbonates by sul-

constitution of oxythymo- Manganese ore, analyses of ox-

iri-jodo-resorcin, 270

phuretted hydrogen, 51

quinon, 271

ides of, 39

Michel, R. F., inconvenience of Nevile, R. H. C., compound of

formula of brazilin, 271

analysis of, 30, 50,

copper wire ropes as lightning

chromium arsenic, 220

Light and heat, modifications of

reaction of chromic acid with

analysis of peroxide of, 8

conductors, 9

elæomargaric acid produced salts formed by the peroxide of, Michigan, University of, 27

lydric peroxide, 19

by, 272


Mignon and Rouart, MM., extrac- Nietski, R., aniline-black, 174

chemical force of, 195

Manganic oxide, determination tion of juice of sugar-cane by preparation of thallium, 250

Lighthouses, visibility of with

of, 19

new apparatus, 152

Nickel, a meteoric iron rich in,

flashing lights, 9

"Manure, Bone, Presence of Ar. Migration" and syphonment of 238

Lighting by products from resin. senic in Vapours of " (re- gäses, 184

and cobalt, new method of

ous trees, 163

view), 68, 81, 132, 162

Milan-Nevole, M., new butylic

separating, 255

Lightning, bead, 134

Manzoni, C. S., reagents on the glycol, 63

silver alloy, 150

effect of during the storm of principal organic colouring Milk trade, salicylic acid in, 142

metallic, extracted from the ores

August 18, 134

matters, 144

Millet, A., and Curie, J., com-

of New Caledonia, 50, 193

Lime, fossil deposits of phosphate use of hydrosulphite of soda as pound of chloral and acetic ores in Spain, 72

of in the departments of a reagent in the analysis of chloride, 206

Nicol, N. C., anthracen in coal-

Ardennes and La Meuse, 21 colours fixed upon tissues, 154 Milne, J.M.,presence of arsenic in

tar, 94

influence of salts of on sacchari- Margaric chlorides and its deriva. vapours of bone manure, 132

Nilson, L. F., plato nitrates and

tives, 238

"Miners' Curfew

metry, 9

and other

diplato nitrates, 270

Lindros, T., investigation of the Markownikoff, W., pyro-tartaric Matters, Social and Political" Nitralizarin;

Adonis vernalis, 284

acid, normal oxy-pyro-tartaric (review), 6

Nitrates and infusoria, 33

Lippmann, G., various theories acid, and the isomery of the Mines, coal, fire damp in, ITO

determination of, 41

to which the radiometer has pyro-citric acids, 284

measuring air in, 25, 36

in water of the Thames, 82

given rise, 284

Martin, A., "Hunyadi János, Na- Mineral analyses, 141

Nitro-alizarin, 10, 40

Liquids, mutual solution of, 284 tural Mineral Water (re- and organic phosphates in Nitrogen, free, absorption of, by

Lithium, borates of, 184

view), 90

manure, 154

organic matters at ordinary

“ Massachusetts

determination of by means of

Institute of

new Cornish, 147

temperatures, 9

the spectroscope, 94, 122

Technology" (review), 141 nickel, from New Caledonia, 193

by the proximate principles of

Litmus, note on, 140, 184

“ Massachusetts, Report of State phosphates and superphosphate vegetables under the influ-

Liversidge, A.," Disease of Sugar. Board of Health" (review), of lime, 48, 55

ence of atmospheric electri-

Cane" (review), 272

38, 182

Minerals, American vanadium,78

city, 205

Lixiviation, manufacture of soda Matthews, G. C., and W. R. examination of Chilian, 134

free determination in organic

from seaweed by endosmotic, Hodgkinson, cxidised pro- Mineralogical notices, 71

substances, 205

duct formed during reduction Miquel, P., stains produced by


Nitrous acid upon acetanilide,

Læwe, I., quercitrin and querce- of stannic ethide to stannous sulphocyanic acid, 250

action of, 163

tin, 18+

ethide, 203

Mitchell, H. W., note on litmus, Nolting, E., constitution of the

Loiseau, D., combustion of or- Maumené, E., alcoholometric me. 140

derivatives of benzine, 142

ganic matters under the thod by the distillation of Molybdenum-pentachloride, use Norton, T. H., and Michael, A.,

double influence of heat and alkalinised spirituous liquids, of, for the production of or.

preparation and properties of

oxygen, 9

iri-jodo-resorcin, 270


ganic chlorides, 271

London University, 206, 251, 268 Meadows, B., "Errors of Homæo-Moriggia, Ag, natural poisonous

Louguinine, W., correspondence pathy" (review), 70

nature of the human corpse, | OATMEAL, barley in, 194

from St. Petersburg, 250 Meat, occurrence of germs of the 144

Lucas, R., anthracen testing, 267 tape-worm in, 83

Morton, H., thallene, 188

Odling, W.," Practical Chemistry

Lucius, Meister, and Brüning's "Medicine, Retrospect of " (re- | Moscow, chemical laboratory of

for the Use of Medical Stu-

method for ascertaining ex- view), 19

University of, 163

dents" (review), 89

act quantity of pure anthracen Meissonier, M., bed of nickel Mouchot, A., industrial applica- Oils, essential, limited oxidation

contained in crude anthracen, ores in Spain, 72

tion of the sun's rays, 183

of, 127, 135


Meister, Lucius, and Brüning's Moutchal, M., De Ruoiz, H., and fatty, action of upon metallic

Luminous flames, theory of, 152, method for ascertaining an- De Fontenay, M.,applications copper, 176, 200, 213


thracen, 167

of phosphide of copper and

Olivenite, pharmacosiderite, and

Lunge, G., apparatus for making Meldola, R., the Chemical So. phosphor-bronze, 217

scorodite, occurrence of in

chlorate of potash, 151, 139 ciety, z

Muir, M. M. P., bismuth com-

greenstone at Terras Mine, 10

Lupton, S., oxides of potassium, Melsens, M., reactions of chlo.

pounds, 203

O'Neill, C., "Textile Colourist"


rine under influence of porous

action of water and saline solu. (review), 89

carbon, 63

tions upon lead, 223, 234

Orchil, extract and paste, manu.

Mercuric cyanide, action of phos. | Müller, H., “ Vegetable Fibre

facture of, 72

, A

phine on, 167

and its Preparation for Indus-

Ores, Treatment of "(review),

of arsenic in the vapours of and arsenic, 167

trial Uses " (review), 181


bone manure, 162

Mercury in the Cevennes, 40 Müntz, A., influence of certain Organic bodies, metallisation of

Madder, extract of, and artificial Mermet, M. A., alkaline sulpho- salts of lime on sacchari-

to render them fit to receive

alizarin, distinctive reaction carbonates, 94

metry, 9

galvanic deposits, 9

between reds of, 184

Metachromatism, colour- | Muso, G., and Manetti, L., sali- colouring matters, reagents on,

"Madras Government, Public change, 75

cylic acid in the milk trade, 144

Works Department" (review), | Metallic copper, action of fatty 142

ferments, origin of, 9


oils on, 176, 200, 213

Muter, J., Prof. Dittmar and the

matters at ordinary tempera-

dust in the atmosphere, 93

Magenta in wines, detection of,

'Analyst," 162

tures, absorption of free

51, 152, 227, 272

nickel extracted from ores of "Mysteries of Nature aad Dis- nitrogen by, 9

New Caledonia, 50

Magnesium, electro-chemical de-

of under the

posits of, 227

salts, sulpho-urea with, 217

coveries of Science" (review),


double influence of heat and

“Magnetic and Electrical Mea- Metallisation of organic bodies to Mwyndy mines, oxide of iron en- oxygen

surements, Exercises, in with render them fit to receive closed in calcite and quartz substances, action o certain
Answers" (review), 161
galvanic deposits, 9
at, to

filters on, 4, II, 24
Magnetic, dynamo-, phenomenon, Metals, amalgamation of iron and

determination of free nitrogen


other, 35

n, 205






Jan. 5. 1677.

Organisation among chemists, 62, " Philosophy in Earnest, Science Potatoes, effect of temperature on Repulsion resulting from radia-

227, 238

in Sport" (review), 259

the growth of, 155

tion, 23, 165, 175, 187, 209,

Organisms, animal, action of the Phipson, T. L., analyses of man- Potassium and sodium iodidcs of

219, 229, 241, 253, 263
turpentines and homologues ganese oxides, 39

bromide of potassium, pre- Residual gas, influence of

of phenol, 270

calculu: in horses, 151

paring, 154

the movement of the radio.

Ostwald, w., action of mass of determination of manganic cyanide of, action of upon halo- meter, 23

water, 184

oxide, 19

genated compounds, 218. Rhamnus frangula, emoden from

Owens College, new scholarship Infusoria and nirrates, 33

decomposition of in carbonic

the bark of, 27!

ir chemistry, 196

" Letters on Mysteries of Na. acid, air, and pure hydrogen, " Rhenish - Westphalian Royal


Oxford, L'niversity of, 185.

and Discoveries of 92

Polytechnic School Pro.

Oxide, manganic, determination Science " (review), 247

estimation of as acid tartrate, gramme for 1876-77' (re-

of, 19

metallic dust in the atmosphere, 231, 242, 249

view), 236

Oxides, manganese, analyses of, 93

fluoride of, 164, 185

Rhodein, a new reaction of aniline,


on tripolite of Barbadoes, 108 new reagent for, 216


Oxygen and heat, combustion of Phonix Mine, new mineral from,

oxides of, 203

from an analytical point of

organic matters under the in-


tri-odide, 222


fluence of, 9
Phosphine, 67

Potter, E.C., organic and mine- Rich, s, W., "Analysts' Annual

Oxymercaptans, 218

action of on mercuric cyanide, ral phosphates in manure, 154

Note-Book" (review), 38

Oxythymo-quinon, 271


Pouchet, G., determination of Richards, R. H., improved form
Ozone, formation of by the con- reducing action of, 14

tannin, 250

of aspirator, 141
tact of plants with peroxide Phosphates, mineral, and super-

Prinvault, M., Persian red, 10 Riche, A., and C. Bardy, com-

of hydrogen, 204

phosphate of lime, 48, 55 Proctor, B. S.. effect of flexibility mercial analysis ot

thermic, formation of, 8, 93 organic and mineral in manure, on the working of chemical sugars, 40


balances, 14

Richter, o, chemical constitution

Phosphites, composition of, 272

Prunier, L., researches on quer-

of the alcohols, 120, 129

Phospho- and arseno-cyanogen,

cite, 238

Ritter, E., and V. Feltz, re-

PALLADIUM, action of in an


Pseudo-sulpho-cyanogen, 80

searches on the action of ani-

alcohol flame, 269

Phosphor bronze and phosphide Public Analysts, salaries of, 20

line introduced into the blood

electro-chemical deposits of, of copper, applications of, 217 Society of, 218, 226, 249

and stomach, 32


Phosphorous pentafluo, ide, 153 Puiseux, Jamin, and E. Becque Ramer, H., and E. Schunck, an-

new properties of, 205

Phthalic acid with the phenols,

rel, MM., report of memoirs by thraslavic and iso-anthraflavic

Para-rolyi-phenyl ketone, deriva- 206

Allard relating to the trans- acids, 173

tives of, 270

benzyl-iso acid, 270

parence of flames and atmo-

anthrapurpurin and flavo.

Para-xylenic acid, 270

Phthaleins of tertiary aromatic spheres and the visibility of purpurin, 131

Paraidol, 82

bases, 370

lighthouses with flashing Roscoelite, 46

Pasteur, L., alteration of urine, Physical and chemical properties lights, 9

Rosenstiehl, A., anthraflavon, and


of ruthenium, 265

Pumps, Inns of Court, 19

an accessory product of the

and J. Joubert, fermentation Physico-chemical forces on phe- Purpurin, 10.

manufacture of artificial alı-

of urine, 50

nomena of fermentation, co

Puchot, E., iodine as a reagent zarin, 21

origin of organic ferments, 9 Physics and geology, 154

for starch, 72

nitralizarin, 10, 40, 51

Pateino, E., and G. Briusy, on review of, 51

Pyrites, gold in, determination of, Rosetti, F., the radiometer, 143

hesperidin, 72

Pictet, R, freezing machines 94, 132, 152, 172

Ross, W A., blow pipe analysis of

Pater on, G., analysis of iron de- with sulphurous acid, 52

sulphur from, 218

Henwoodite, 156

posit, 198

Pigmentum nigrum, 203

Pyrology, 177

D)-lines spectra flame examined

Pattinson and Stead, barley in Pinchon, A., assay of commercial Pyrophyllite at Brookwood, and by blowpipe, 212, 237

oatmeal, 194

oils, 154

new mineral localities in nickel and silver alloy, 150

Pawloff, D., ethyl-isopropyl-ke Pine, extraction of vanillin

Devon and Cornwall, 10

pyrology, 17?

tone, 284

from sap of, 144

Pyrotartaric acid, normal deriva- thermochromatism, or heat co-

Peat and coal, quantitative ana- Pink liquors of chlorate of potash

tives of, 32

louration, 108

lysis of, 233

manufacture, 183,

Pyrotechny, coloured fires used Rotatory power of cane-sugar,

Pecile, D., presence of guanin in Pisani, F., mineralogical notices,

in, 139

the urine of swine, 206


Rouart and Mignon, MM., ex-

Pellet, H., deterinination of sul- sulpho-antimoniuret of


traction of juice of sugar-

phuric acid and soluble sul- found at Arnsberg, 206

cane by new apparatus, 152

phates by means of standard Planté, G., bead lightning, 134

Analysis, Routledge, R., "Science in Sport

Appendix Tables to w

solutions, 9

globular thunderbolts, 92

Dittmar's" (review), 68

made Phllosophy in Earnest"

and P. Champion, determina- Plants and animals, equivalent

Quantitative analysis of coal and

(review), 259

tion of free nitrogen in or- substitution of mineral mat-

Rowan, F. J., analysis of water

peat, 233

ganic substances, 205
ters in, 134

of River Hooghly, 84

Quartz and calcite, oxide of iron
equivalent substitution in ani. formation of ozone by the con-


"Royal Rhenish - Westphalian

mals and plants, 134

tact of with peroxide of hy.

in, at Mwyndy

Mines, 10

Polytechnic School of Aachen

Peligot, E., action of boric acid drogen, 4

Programme for 1876-77" (re-

Quercite, 238

and alkaline borates upon

Plaster casts, prize for hardening, ouercetin and quercitrin, 184

view), 236

plants, 205


Royal Society, 239

Quinon-oxythymo, 271
Pendulum, compensating, new Plastic sulphur, 63

Rugheimer, L., and W. Staedel,

form of, 65

Platinum combustion tubes, 67, 81

action of ammonia


Pepper and its adulterations, 154 Plato-nitrates and diplato-ni-

chlor-acetyl-benzol, 270
Pepsin, solution of damaged al- trates, 270

RADAU, R., review of physics, | Ruthenium, physical and che-

bumen in, 184

“ Platter and Cup” (review), 168


mical properties of, 265

Perlin, W. H., Address to Che- Pneumatic malting-process of M. Radiation, repulsion resulting | Ruyssen, M., volumetric deter-
mical Section of British Gaillard, 72

frum, 23, 165, 175, 187, 209,

mination of formic acid, 32
Association, 104
Poisoning, leal, 196

219, 229, 241, 253, 263

new derivatives of anthracen, " Poisons, Detection of, and Ex- Radiometer of Mr. Crookes, 8, 9,

T 45

amination of Stains"


Petit and Dulong, law of, 9, 21 view), 18

3.1, 31, 32, 40, 51, 63, 83, 143, SACCHARIMETER or polari-


meter, 284

Pettengill, J., organisation among Polarimeter or saccharimeter, 284 experimental contributions to Saccharimetry, influence of cer-

chemists, 62

Polytechnic School of Aachen, theory of, 269, 275

tain salts of lime on, 9

Pharmaceutical Conference, 84 Programme for 1876-77" (re- Radiometers, influence of sono.

Saccharine matter contained in
Pharo acosiderite, scorodite, and view), 236

rous vibrations on, 133

the petals of flowers, 272
clivenite in greenstone, at Polytechnic School of Delft, 153 intensity, 110

Saccharose, transformation of
Terras Mine, 10
Portes, L., asparagin in swect Rays, spectral, theory of, 195

into reductive sugar during
Phenol, action of homologues on almonds, 238

sun's, industrial application of, refining, 71

animal organisms, 270

and Ruyssen, M., volumetric

Salet, G., experiments with the

aniline, naphthylamin, and an. determination of formic acid, Reboul, M., derivatives of normal radiometer, 32, 83

thraquinon, the electrolysis 32

pyro-tartaric acid, 32

theory of spectral rays, 195

of the deriva.ives of, 118 “ Portrait Photography ” (re. Red, Persian, 10

Salicylic acid in the milk trade,

behaviour of with cinchonic

view! 223

Redmond, D.D., prize for harden- 142

alkaloids, 153

Potash, chlorate of, apparatus for ing plaster casts, 39

Saline solutions and water, action

Phenols, phthalic acid with the,

making, 139, 151

Reds from artificial alızarin and of upon lead, 223, 234


pink liquors in manufacture of, extract of madder, distinctive Salt, preserva.ion of iron from

Phenyl-ketone, para-tolyl deriva- 183

reaction betwcen, 184

action of, 174

tives of, 270

theory of scurvy, 268

Reductive sugar, transformation soap directly from, 143

Phenyl-sulphate hydrogen and its Potassa, decomposition of formi. of saccharose into during re- Salis formed by peroxide of man-
homologues, synthesis of, 269 ate of in carbonic acid, air, fining, 71

ganese, 8
Phenylen diamin, 256

and pure hydrogen, 92 Redwood T., Society of Public metalic, high melting points,
Philipson, W. T., elementary phy- process for the qualitative de- Analysts, 249

with special referene i to those
sics and geology, 154

tection and determination of, Reid, W.c., mineral phosphates of, 281
Phillips, s. E., study of chlorine 85, 216

and superphosphate of lime, sulpho-urea with, 217

substitution, 11

qualitative detection of, 122, 216 48, 55

of bismuth, certain new, 119

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Jan. 5, 1877
Salts of lime, influence on saccha- Sodium and potassium, preparing | Spectroscope, blowpipe with, for Tri-jodo- resorcin, srrparation
rimetr, 9
iodides of, and bromide of mineralogists, 91

and properties of, 270
Sanitary effects of Eucalyptus potassiuni, 154

determination of lithium by Tripolite, 133
globulus, 272
action of on benzol, 24

means of the, 94, 122

of Barbadoes, 108
Sansoni, M., and G. Capellini, Soil,electric transmission through Spectrum below red ray, observa- "Typhoid fever and Allied Dis.
magistery of sulphur, 154
the, 142

tions of by means of the cases, how to Avoid" (review),
Schaer, E., decolouration of in. Solar rays, maximum of the pos. effects of phosphorescence, 82 181

digo by hydro-sulphurous acid sible repulsive power of the, Spingatis, H., arsenic in ancient Turkey-red, chemical and histori-
and persulphide of hydrogen, 31

bronzes, 41

cal sn vey of, 196

Soldiani, A., detection and deter- Swine, guanin in the urine of, 206 Turner, M., estimation of urea,
Schiff, B., compounds derived mination of glucose, 154 “ Sweden, iron manufacture in" 282
from ammon-aldehyd, 144 Solid water, 161

(review), 259

Turpentine and homologues of
Scholarships, Science, 205

Solutions, standard, determina- "Sydney City and Suburban phenol, action of upon animal
Schools of Chemistry, in!
tion of sulphuric acid and Sewage and Health Board"

organisms, 270
Schunck. E., ani H. Rømer, an- soluble sulphates by means (review), 170

Typke, P. G. W., new nickel
thrafavic and iso-anthraflavic

Synthesis and analysis by the mineral from New Caledonia,
acids, 173
Sorby, H. C., and Hodgkinson, blowpipe, 177

anthrapurpurin and flavopur- W. R., Pigmentum nigrum, of allantoin, 51

Troschke, H., and G. Kræmer,
purin, 131


Syphonment and migration of methyl-alcohol and dimethyl-
Schwarz, ii, determination of Stædel, W., and Rugheimer, L.,

gases, 184

acetal: alkehyds and ketons
gold in pyrites, 94
action of ammonia upon

present in wood-spirit, 271
of theine in tea, 94

chlor-acetyl-benzol, 270
kainite and kaluiz in Galicia, Standard solutions,determination TANNIN, determination of, 250
of soluble sulphates and sul.

Science, British Association for phuric acid by means of, 9 Tape worm, germs of in meat, 83

the Advancement of, 22, 122 Stanford, E. C. C., distillation of Tar, coal, anthracen in. 94 University laboratory of Graz, 153
Scholarships, 206

seaweed, 237

Taylor, M.,cohesion and capillary of London, 10, 52, 73, 94, 200
“ Science and Industry, Record “Stanley's Metre-Diagram" (re- action of films of water, 223 Michigan, 27
of "(review), 69

view), :51
Tea, theine in, 94

Moscow, 163
" Science, Discoveries of and Stannic ethide to stannous ethide, “Technology, Massachusetts In- Oxford, 185

Mysteries of Nature" (re- oxidised product formed stitute of " (review), 141 “University of Tokio, Calendar
view), 247

during the reduction of, 203 Teller, A., and Guignet, E., che- for 1875" (review), 70
“ Science in Sport made Philo- Steel, change in physical pro- nrical composition of the Urbain, J., dissociation of bicar-
sophy in Earnest” (review), perties of by tempering, 81

water of the Bay of Rio de bonate of soda at 100, 152
Stevenson, T., sulphurous acid as Janeiro, 238

Urea, estimation of, 282
“Science, Key to Modern”

a disinfectant, 261

Tellurous acid, action of Ureas, sulphuretted, 92
view), 271
Stibnite, evolution of antimony hydracids upon, 92, 133

Urine, alteration of, 110
Scientific information for ladies, from by nascent hydrogen, Temperature, effect of on the fermentation of, 50, 250

growth of potatoes, 155

of swine, guanin in the, 206
“ Scientifiques Causeries" (re- Stolba, F., crystalline fluosilicates influence of upon magnetisa-
view), 69
of iron and cobalt, 184

tion, 238
Scorodite, pharmacosiderite, and St. Petersburg, correspondence Terras Mine, occurrence of phar; VALENTIN,

olivenite, occurrence of in from, 250

macosiderite, scorodite, and chromatism, 132
greenstone at Terras Mine, 10 Stroumbo, D. S., new experi- olivenite in greenstone at, 10 Vanadium compounds, notes on, 2
Scurvy, potash theory of, 268

ments with the radiometer,261 Terreil, A., law of Dulong and in manufacture of aniline-black,
Seaweed, alkali obtained from, "Sugar-cane, Disease of” (re- Petit, 9.21

view), 272

Tertiary aromatic bascs, phtha- mca, 46
distillation of, 237
Sugar-cane, juice of, extraction by leins of, 270

minerals, American, 78
manufacture of soda from by new apparatus, 152

Tetramethyl-ammonium, ferro- Vanillin fiom sap of pine, 144
endosmotic lixiviation, 31 rotatory powers of, 110

cyanide of, 217

Vegetable Fibre, and its Prepa-
Selenious acid, action of hydra- Sugar, crystallisation of, 63 " Textile Colourist" (review), 89 ration for Industrial Uses"
cids upon, 51, 72
Sugars, commercial analysis of Thallene, 188

(rev.ew), 181
Senior, A., new reagent for po- raw, 40

Thallium, preparation of, 250 Velden, R. V. D., and E. Bau-
tassium, 216
Sulborst, G., precipitation of zinc Thames water, nitrates in, : 2

mann, action of the turpen-
Sewage Committee of the British by sulphuretted hydrogen in Theine in tea, 94

tines upon animal organisms,
Association, 136
presence of bisulphate of Thenard, M., observations

treatment of, 284

potassium, 94

glycemia, 109

" Ventilation of Hall of Repre-
Sheep husbandry in Georgia, 195 Sulphate, hydrogen-phenyl and its Thermo-chromatism, or heat sentatives and "South Wing
Silver and nickel alloy, 150
homologues, synthesis of, 269 colouration, 108, 132

of Capitol of the United
metallurgy of in a moist way, Sulphates, method of titratitg Thompson, L., erythrogen, and States” (review), 235
alkaline, 272

some of its compounds, 134 Versmann, F., anthracene pro-
Silver-oxide, bromine, and water, soluble, and sulphuric acid, " Miners' Curfew, and other duction, 210, 236

oxidation product of glycogen determination of by means Matders, Social and Political" testing, 177, 191, 201
with, 153
of standard solutions, 9

(review), 6

Villier, A , margaric chloride and
Simon, C., relation of the two Sulphiges, alkaline, use of in presence of nitrates in the its derivatives, 238
specific heats of a gas, 206 'dressing hides, 52

water of the Thames, 82 Virginia, University of, practical
Skey, W., evolution of antimony Sulpho-antimoniuret of lead "Purification of Water and chemistry in the, 147, 168, 179,
from stibnite by nascent hy- found at Arnsberg, 206

Other Things" (review), 19

drogen, 147

Sulpho-carbonates, alkaline, 94 Thomson, W., action of latty oils Vitreous and crystalline origin of
suspension of clay in water, 142 Sulphocyanic acid, stains pru. upon metallic copper, 176, eruptive rocks, 206
Skraup, M., action of halogens duced by 250

200, 213

Vivian, 'w., oxide of iron enclosed
upon ferricyanide of potas- Sulpho-cyanogen, pseudo, 80 Thörner, W., derivatives of para- in calcite and quartz in the
sium, 217
Sulpho-para-bromo-benzoic acid, tolyl-phenyl-ketone, 270

Mwyndy Mincs, 10
Smith, A., new process for c ti. 271

Thorpe, T. E,, phosphorus penta-
mation of chicory in coffee, Sulpho-urea with metallic salts, fluoride, 153

Thymoquinon, 281

WAGNER, J., distinctive re-
A. P., improved form of aspi. Sulphuretted hydrogen, arrange- Tidy, C. M., composition and action between reds from
rator, 163

ments of apparatus for appli. quality of the Metropolitan artificial alizarin and extract
J. L., arragonite observed on cation of without smell, 280

water, 216

of madder, 184
the surface of a meteorite, decomposition of insoluble Titrating alkaline sulphates, 272 solution of damaged albumen
32, 87

carbonates by, 51

astringent substances, new pro- in pepsin, 184
compounds of carbon found in precipitation of zinc by, in cess for, 230

Waldenstein, M. E.,and C.Lieber-
meteorites, 32, 153

presence of bisulphate of “Tokio, University of, Calendar mann, emodin from the bark
new form of compensating potassium, 94

for 1875" (review), 70

of the Rhamnus frangula, 271
pendulum, 65
ureas, 92

Tolyl-butylen, synthesis of, 271 benzhydroxamic-ethylester, 41
R. F., estimation of potassium Sulphur írom pyrites, 218

Ticoul, A., cffect of lightning Wallace, w., tripolite, 133
by means of acid tartrate, 249 magistery of, 154

during the storm f August 18, Walsh and Jones's decomposing.
preparing condensed Sulphurous acid as a disinfectant, 134

furnacc, discussion on, 27
hydro-carbides, 174

Tréve and Durassier, MM., dis- Wanklyn, J. A., action of certain
Soap directly from salt, 143 Suiphur, plastic, 68

wibution of magnetisin on

binds of filters on organic
Sobrero, M. A., manufacture of Sun's rays, industrial application surface of magnets, 217

substance:, 4, 11, 24
dynamite, 93
of, 183

dynamo-magnetic phenome- and E. T. Chapman, Water
Soda, use of hydrosulphite of as Superphosphates, &c., analyses non, 2.27

Analysis" (review), 204,
a reagent in the analysis of of, 221

etching action rriduced upon Prof, Dittmar and the Ara.
colours fixed upon tissues, Spectra flame, D-lines of, ex- different metals by the acids, iyst," 151, 183
amined by blowpipe, 212, 226, 206

Society of Public Analysts, 226
manufacture of from seaweed


Tribe, A., the Chemical Society, 7 The Chemical Society, 7
by endosmotic lixiviation, Spectral rays, theory of, 195 Trichloral-cyanide, 234

Wariha, V., htmus, 184

Tri-jodide, potassium, 222

Water, "action of mass " of, 184



245, 261






{ ,

Jan. 5, 1877.
"Water Analysis" (review), 204 Wehrlin, E., and P. Clermont, Wisdom, Look of the Balance of, ZENONI, E.; and T. Brugna:
Water analysis of Weissenburg, two new sulphuretted ureas, 59

Witt, O., phenylen-diamin, 256 maged Indian

and saline solutions, action of Weissenburg, water, analysis of, Witz, G., use of vanadium in the mouldy maize bread, 144
upon lead, 223, 234

manufacture of aniline-black, Zinc, cyanide of, decomposition
chemical decomposition as il. Weldon, W., process for manu- 92

of in carbonic acid, air, and
lustrated by, 43

facture of chlorine, 70

Wöhler, F., action of palladium pure hydrogen, 92
colour in, estimation of, 77 Willgerodt, H.,action of a-dinitro- in an alcohol flame, 269

dust, action of on the chlo-
Metropolitan, composition and chloro-benzol upon acetamide Wood-spirit, aldehyds and ke- rides of sulpho-para-bromo-
quality of the, 216
and carbimide, 270
tones present in, 271

benzoic acid, 271
on glass, action of, 271

Winckler, M., fuming sulphuric Woodcock, R, C., analysis of precipitation of by sulphuretter
silver oxide and bromine, oxi-

superphosphates, &c., 221 hydrogen in presence of bi-
dation-product of glycogen “Wine and its Counterfeits" (re. Wood, oil of, 85

sulphate of potassium, 94
with, 153

view), 90

Wright, C. Ř. A., alkaloids of the Zincke, T., action of dilute sul-
solid, 161
Wine, magenta in, 227

aconites, 222

phuric acid upon hydroben-
suspension of clay in, 142 Wines, adulteration in, 164 Wurtz, A., composition of certain zoin and iso-hydrobenzoin,
" Water, Purification

of" (re-
artificially coloured, detection phosphites, 272

view), 19

paraldol, an isomeric modifica- and A. Blatzbecker, benzyl-
Waters, carbonic acid contained arsenic, 7:

tion of aldol, 83

isophthalic acid, 270
in, 110
magenta in, 51, 272

L. Klippert, para-xylenic acid,
Watering roads, chloride of cal. determination of the nature of | XYLENIC, para-, acid, 270

acid, 154,

of, 152

cium for, 110
colouring matters in, 238

Zulkowski, K., apparatus for de-

termination of hydrogen, 163





No. 867.-JULY 7, 1876.


meeting is intended that which is now commonly called

an ordinary' meeting. The term 'ordinary meeting? We referred last week to the fact that nine years ago there strictly means regular or customary meeting a general existed a similar state of affairs at the Chemical Society meeting means one public or common to the whole of the to that now existing. So precisely parallel are the two

Fellows. Custom has sanctioned the omission of the cases that the remarks we then made in this journal word general'as qualifying the ordinary meetings, but respecting the Charter and Bye-Laws of the Society are,

it is still retained in Bye-law, which speaks of an extrawe think, equally applicable to the present case.

We ordinary general meeting, which, logically and gramtherefore reproduce this article in the hope that a more mátically, can only mean a general meeting held extra, or careful consideration of the Charter and Bye-Laws will

in addition, to the ordinary bi-monthly meetings. lead to the adoption of such measures as will render the “The term ' general meeting' occurs several times in recurrence of such disputes impossible.

the Charter, but nowhere do we find the terms 'ordi“On his admission, each Fellow received the regulations nary' and 'anniversary' meetings. When, however, of the Society, together with sundry other formal documents; we refer to the regulations of other learned societies, no but we venture to say that not many looked at them a longer can there be any doubt as to the meaning of the second time, and few will now be able to lay hands on a term 'general' meeting. In the Charter of the Royal copy of the Charter and Rye-laws, to which we now pro Society no mention is made of meetings of the members, pose to direct attention. When everything is going on ordinary, extraordinary, or general. But in the Charter smoothly the laws and regnlations of the Society are of the Zoological Society the term general' meeting dormant.

is used in a sense applicable only to ordinary meetings; " It now appears that for many years the Society has and in the Bye-laws the monthly meetings of the Society been acting contrary to the Charter in electing Fellows, are invariably spoken of as general meetings,' or honorary and foreign Members, and Associates, accord-ordinary general meetings.' In the Charters of the ing to the existing Bye-laws.

Linnæan and Geological Societies likewise the term i By the third paragraph of the Charter of Incorpora- general meeting is used to express the ordinary meettion, granted to the Society in 1848, it is declared

ings of the members, and in the Bye-laws these are in". That at all General Meetings and meetings of the variably termed 'general' meetings; the oth section of Council the majority present and having a right to vote general meetings to be held by the Society shall be of

the rules of the latter Society, in fact, state that the thereat respectively shall decide upon the matters pro- three kinds : - 1. Annual ; 2. Special ; 3. Ordinary.' pounded at such meetings.'

It cannot, therefore, be doubted that the term 'general' “ Again, the concluding paragraph of the Charter meeting in the third paragraph of the Charter of the declares

Chemical Society means the same as the term ordinary' "That no resolution or bye-law shall, on any account meeting does in the Bye-laws. or pretence whatsoever, be made by the said body politic "No one, we imagine, will dispute that the election of and corporate in opposition to the general scope, true in. Fellows is a matter propounded' at a meeting upon tent and meaning of this our Charter; and that if any such which the majority present' are to decide. On the rule or bye-law shall be made, the same shall be absolutely contrary, the question as to whether a candidate is to be null and void to all intents, effects, constructions, and pur- admitted to the Fellowship of the Chemical Society is poses whatsoever.'

a very important matter propounded to those present who “Now, it is very evident that the Bye-law, making the have a right to vote, and the question, above all others, election of a candidate depend upon the votes of three which should be carried by a numerical majority. fourth of the Fellows present, is in direct contravention

“In strict logical interpretation, therefore, those candito the true intent and meaning” of the first-quoted dates who were blackballed at the recent meetings of paragraph of the Charter; and therefore such Bye-law is, the Society were excluded from the Fellowship in error. according to the terms of the second citation from the A numerical majority of voters were in favour of their Charter, absolutely null and void to all intents, effects, admission, and at the present time the blackballees are constructions, and purposes whatsoever.'

as strictly entitled to the letters F.C.S. as are any of the “But it may be argued that the third paragraph of the blackballers. Charter refers only to anniversary meetings or extra- “We confess we see only one course to be pursued in ordinary meetings of the Society. An attentive exami: respect to the Bye-laws which remit the decision on such nation will, however, show that by the term 'general'' important matters as the election or removal of Fellows

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