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July 8, 1909: Water Supply for Roanoke, VA

July 8, 1908:  Municipal Journal and Engineer article. Roanoke’s Public Utilities. “Roanoke, VA, is what is known as a railroad town, being largely populated by employees of the Norfolk and Western Railroad, which has its general offices and shops located there. 194 more words


July 7, 1909: Water Tank Collapses, Man Runs for His Life

July 7, 1909:  Municipal Journal and Engineer article. A Defective Water Tower. “A water tank at Vermilion, S. D., which had for some time been known to be weak, fell a few weeks ago and the photograph of this shows very plainly the point of weakness. 262 more words


Experts Urge Public to Take a Closer Look at Drinking Water

MANILA, July 6, 2020 – Health experts reveal that it is not enough that the water you drink looks clean to the naked eye. Your water should also be proven clean through lab tests, to avoid common water bourne diseases, such as cholera, dysentery, and gastroenteritis. 278 more words

July 6, 1917: 100+ year Anniversary of the National Clay Pipe Institute; 1890: Death of Edwin Chadwick

July 6, 1917:  “Clay pipe has a history that goes back millennia, with the earliest known example coming from Babylonia in 4,000 BC, according to… 814 more words


Abs Are Built in the Kitchen, Too

Well (regarding the title), I’m not sure that’s 100% true — at least some of the work has to be done in the weight room — but I do believe  133 more words

Diet And Nutrition

The tale of two markets.

Day 22 (June 2013)

Before we left our first destination at Lake Malawi we witnessed an intriguing task performed just outside the building next to our car. 856 more words

The Journey

Ghee Roast Supari : Chapter 9

A Solution?


Raksha woke up with a startle, only to realise her stop was near; Sid too was fast asleep near her. She looked for Tannu to wave at her before she got down, but couldn’t find her. 795 more words