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How to plan that vacation cabin
97
Building sites, Cabins
Truck gets power from overhead wires
101
Trucks, Electric
Submarine escape
104
Submarines (Safety measures)
Engineer analyzes 1957 Chevrolet
106
Automobiles
Clymer drives 1957 Chevrolet
107
Floyd Clymer; d. 1970, Automobiles (Testing)
Inboard-outboard boat
161
Motor boat engines
Center-line steering, better than power?
162
Automobiles, Experimental
Goal no. three: disease-free crops
165
Plants (Diseases and pests)
Pod plane
172
Airplanes
Lumberjacks fell a scrap burner
174
Wrecking

Engineer analyzes the 1957 Ford
108
Automobiles
Clymer drives the 1957 Ford
109
Floyd Clymer; d. 1970, Automobiles (Testing)
Clymer drives 1957 Plymouth
109
Floyd Clymer; d. 1970, Automobiles (Testing)
Engineer analyzes 1957 Plymouth
110
Automobiles
Mercury's lushest: Turnpike Cruiser
114
Automobiles
They sail on sand
117
Sailcars
Aerial fire engine
125
Helicopters in fire prevention
Aluminum picture frames
126
Picture frames and framing
Where an angler's thrill becomes a masterpiece
129
Joseph T. REESE, Fish (Collection and preservation)
First helicopter carrier airlifts teams of marines
137
Aircraft carriers
Big Mack, the world's longest suspension bridge
138
Bridges
Harvard restores 49-foot skeleton of biggest marine reptile
143
Extinct animals
Do it yourself with kits
144
Houses (Maintenance and repair)
Motor sled does a dog team's work
146
Motor sleds
Scale models avert engineers' headaches
148
W. C. TISEN, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Models
Italians restore old bridge stone by stone
151
Bridges, Verona (Italy)
City with a sinking feeling
152
Subsidences (Earth movements), Long Beach (Calif.)
Outboard-motor generator powers boat accessories
157
Outboard motors
Family airport
158
Aviation landing areas
Dual input transistorized preamplifier
178
Amplifiers
Desk-chair
181
Chairs, Desks
Midget spice cabinet
184
Kitchen cabinets
Soldering ceramics
185
Solder and soldering
How to mount a wall map
189
Mounting (Maps)
Staved boxes
190
Boxes, cases, etc
Sync motor drives photo timer
194
Timing devices
Vegetable puppets
206
Puppets and puppet plays
Third member for your automatic laundry
209
Clothes hampers
Vanity table doubles as desk
210
Desks, Dressing tables
Redecorating with light
213
Electric lamps
Brakes for today's traffic
214
Brakes, Automobile
Kitchen cabinet for condiments and towels
216
Kitchen cabinets
Chucking thin blanks for face machining
219
Chucks (Machine work), Lathes
Accessory cabinets for power tools
223
Tool boxes, racks, etc
Indexing head for gear cutting
225
Gear cutting machines
Shop geometry
229
Geometry, Mechanical drawing
Shop chair swivels to any working position
233
Chairs

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