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Professor Dr. Fischer

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BY the death of Prof. Dr. Fischer, which took place on May 17 last, the Königliche Preussische Geo-dätische Institut and the Central-bureau der Internationalen Erdmessung lose a very ardent and devoted chief who has done much, not only to keep up the high standard of these institutions, but to bring them, if possible, to a higher grade of perfection.

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