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Applied Science in the Cotton Industry

Nature volume 101, page 294 (13 June 1918) | Download Citation



OPINIONS may differ as to which is the most valuable or most important of the many aspects of this question which were set forth by Dr. Lawrence Balls in a paper entitled “Some Applications of Research to the Cotton Industry,” read before the Royal Society of Arts on April 10, and published in the Journal of the society for May 3 (vol. lxvi., p. 389). His contributions to the scientific and practical sides of the problem may appeal in varying degrees to different people, but no one could fail to be impressed by their compelling interest.

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