The Phonograph and Vowel Sounds


IN the interesting paper on “The Phonograph and Vowel Sounds” (vol. xviii. p. 340, et seq.), the authors remark that although the general results are the same as I have inferred from my own researches, the special numbers expressing the distribution of total intensity of vowel sounds among the partial tones are very different. Perhaps you will have the kindness to communicate to your readers the following reasons explaining, as I believe, the differences mentioned above.

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