The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

At noon in August a five inch pencil will cast a shadow about two and one half inches long

Illustration accompanies an article entitled "Sidelights on science and scientists," which helps readers learn how to create a sundial. A man stands in front of a stone slab on which stands an upright pencil.


9.5 x 5.4 cm

Tribune Company

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (March 29, 1914), p. 11

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