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Demobilization of University Students p29

doi:10.1038/155029a0



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Book Reviews

The Agriculture of Wales and Monmouthshire p31

E. JOHN RUSSELL

doi:10.1038/155031a0


Peace, Plenty and Petroleum p32

doi:10.1038/155032a0


The Case Against Pasteurization of Milk p33

H. D. KAY

doi:10.1038/155033a0


Virus Diseases in Man, Animal and Plant p33

R. W. F.

doi:10.1038/155033b0



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The Gas Industry: Yesterday and To-Morrow* p34

E. F. ARMSTRONG

doi:10.1038/155034a0



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Seed-Borne Fungi p36

J. H. WESTERN

doi:10.1038/155036a0



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Importance of Potato Virus X in the Growing of Potatoes p38

KENNETH M. SMITH & ROY MARKHAM

doi:10.1038/155038a0



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Soil Conservation in the British Colonial Empire p39

doi:10.1038/155039a0



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Obituaries

Sir Charles Vernon Boys F.R.S p40

C. T. R. WILSON

doi:10.1038/155040a0


Mr. J. A. Gaunt p41

A. H. WILSON

doi:10.1038/155041a0


[Obituaries] p42

doi:10.1038/155042a0



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Prof. A. N. Whitehead, O.M., F.R.S p42

doi:10.1038/155042b0


Organization of Science in Great Britain p42

doi:10.1038/155042c0


Newton and His Portraits p43

doi:10.1038/155043a0


Texas Meteor Cloud p43

doi:10.1038/155043b0


Insect Pest Resistance in Plants p43

doi:10.1038/155043c0


Poliomyelitis in Argentina p43

doi:10.1038/155043d0


Leprosy in the Dominican Republic p44

doi:10.1038/155044a0


Performance of Cable Terminations p44

doi:10.1038/155044b0


Design of A.C. Turbo-Generators p44

doi:10.1038/155044c0


Announcements p44

doi:10.1038/155044d0



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Letters to Editor

Dextran as a Substitute for Plasma p45

ANDERS GRÖNWALL & BJÖRN INGELMAN

doi:10.1038/155045a0


Reactivity of the Sulphur Linkage in Wool p45

W. J. P. NEISH & J. B. SPEAKMAN

doi:10.1038/155045b0



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Articles

The Food Finding of Wireworms (Agriotes spp.) p46

W. H. THORPE,  A. C. CROMBIE,  R. HILL & J. H. DARRAH

doi:10.1038/155046a0



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Letters to Editor

Periodic Spawning of ‘Palolo’ Worms in Pacific Waters p47

WILLIAM BURROWS

doi:10.1038/155047a0


The C20 Unsaturated Acids of Animal Fats p48

P. B. D. DE LA MARE & F. B. SHORLAND

doi:10.1038/155048a0


Effect of Hydrogen Ion Concentration on Cation Exchange in Clay Salts p49

J. N. MUKHERJEE & S. K. MUKHERJEE

doi:10.1038/155049a0


A Labour-saving Method of Sampling p49

J. B. S. HALDANE

doi:10.1038/155049b0


Adsorption Colorimetry as an Analytical Technique p50

JOHN YUDKIN

doi:10.1038/155050a0


Structure of Stipitatic Acid p50

M. J. S. DEWAR

doi:10.1038/155050b0


Preparation of Thin Sections of Synthetic Resins and Wood-Resin Composites, and a New Macerating Method for Wood p51

G. L. FRANKLIN

doi:10.1038/155051a0


Age of the Baker's Hole Coombe Rock, Northfleet, Kent p51

K. P. OAKLEY & W. B. R. KING

doi:10.1038/155051b0


Distribution of Numbers and Distribution of Significant Figures p52

W. H. FURRY & HENRY HURWITZ

doi:10.1038/155052a0


Hissing Sounds Heard During the Flight of Fireballs p53

MOHD. A. R. KHÁN

doi:10.1038/155053a0



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Research Items p54

doi:10.1038/155054a0


Sixth-Form Physics and Chemistry p56

doi:10.1038/155056a0


Agricultural Education Association: Jubilee Meeting p57

doi:10.1038/155057a0


The British Council: Annual Report p58

doi:10.1038/155058a0


Work of the Royal Army Veterinary Corps p60

G. LAPAGE

doi:10.1038/155060a0



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Articles

Relativity of Temperature Radiation p61

H. T. H. PIAGGIO

doi:10.1038/155061a0



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Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science p61

doi:10.1038/155061b0



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Miscellany

Forthcoming Events p62

doi:10.1038/155062a0


Appointments Vacant p62

doi:10.1038/155062b0


Reports and other Publications p62

doi:10.1038/155062c0



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