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1914 Excerpt: ...by resolution and reference would be made a
condition attached to the amounts made available for each of the
several purposes. Among the conditions it might be well to provide
for central review by the bureau of standards and by the bureau of
contract supervision of the board of estimate, in so far as
specifications are not established. Provision would be made for a
catalogue of standard specifications and contract price lists.
These would be made up in form to carry with them all the
accounting symbols and reference numbers needed both for purposes
of analysis of purchases, and for purposes of specification or
other use; as, for example, in a catalogue or list of this kind, in
alphabetical arrangement, cheese cloth might appear as follows:
00heesecloth (on specifications0: (a0 Bleached--00 00 inches wide,
free from sizing or leading material; count, warp 32, filling 0;
equal to Griswoldv'le 00o. 0 (20 00 inches wide; weight, 1.3 ounces
per square yard; count, warp 30, filling 32; tens'e strength, warp
0.0 kg. 00.3 pounds0, filling 0 kg. 01 pounds0 (30 00 inches wide;
weight, 2 ounces per square yard; count, warp 38, filling 30,
tens'e strength, warp S kg. 07.0 pounds0, filling 0 kg. 01 pounds0
Discount by the 1,000 yards, 3%; 2k00 yards, 0%, on Item a3 only.
(00 72 inches wide; good quality; weight, 1 % ounces per square
yard; count, warp 00, filli0g 0; tens'e strength, warp 7.0 kg. 00.0
pounds0, filli0g 0.7 kg. 00.0 pounds0 (b0 0nbleached--00 00edium
quality; 00 inches wide; weight, 1.8 ounces per square yard; count,
warp 00, filling 0; tens'e strength, warp 0 kg. 00 pounds0, filling
2.3 kg. (0 pounds0 (20 Best quality; 00 inches wide; weight, 1.0
ounces per square yard; count, warp 02, filling 02; tens'e
strength, warp 11 kg. (0.2 pounds0, filling 0 kg. ...
|Country of origin:
Bureau Of Municipal Research
||246 x 189 x 2mm (L x W x T)
||Paperback - Trade
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