The city has railway shops and foundries, and manufactures furniture, carriages, tile, cigars and gas engines.
At the gas station there were only two cars.
Brandon gave the car more gas and it straightened up, darting between the two vehicles.
Petroleum and natural gas also occur in the plateau rocks in great quantities.
"Just one massive gas leak," he said with a shrug.
Early the next morning, after showering, he walked around the corner to a gas station and from an outside payphone dialed Cece Baldwin.
In 1771 Thomas Jefferson described a " burning spring " in the Kanawha Valley, and when wells were drilled for salt brine near Charleston petroleum and natural gas were found here before there was any drilling for oil in Pennsylvania.
A gas station that fixed flats, a few houses and the store – that was about it.
Natural gas, like petroleum, was first heard of in West Virginia in connexion with a burning spring on the Kanawha, and there were gas springs on the Big Sandy and the Little Kanawha.
Rend., 1906, 1 43, p. 795, and 146, p. 435), and considerable quantities occur in some natural gas (Journ.
The gas contains a certain amount of hydrogen and oxides of carbon, also traces of nitrogen.
If you worry about gas emissions from cows contributing to climate change, lobby for a cow that doesn't have gas.
It was three miles before he came to a closed gas station, but there was a phone booth outside.
He could figure the gas he'd have used and written his own receipt when he filled up the motor home, stopping after filling the tank part way.
Certain difficulties that he met with in his speculations led him to the conclusion that the particles of any one kind of gas, though all of them alike, must differ from those of another gas both in size and weight.
Jn 1841 natural gas was found with salt brine in a well on the Kanawha, and was used as a fuel to evaporate the salt water.
The glass industry began in Wheeling in 1821, and there a process was discovered by which in 1864 for soda ash bicarbonate of lime was substituted, and a lime glass was made which was as fine as lead glass; other factors contributing to the localization of the manufacture of glass here are the fine glass sand obtained in the state and the plentiful supply of natural gas for fuel Transportation and Commerce.
Ramsay, repeating these experiments, found that the inert gas emitted refused xIIl.
I had let so much gas out of my balloon that I could not rise again, and in a few minutes the earth closed over my head.
I made my way back to the kitchen and turned on the gas stove burner for enough light to rummage through drawers until I located a box of wooden matches.
She talked about a friend in Chicago but gas was costing lots more than we thought and she was getting real tired from driving.
"It handles well and gets good gas mileage," she answered, hoping Alex would be out soon.
That'll give you more gas than the Hindenberg, Dean said but he couldn't be sure he was heard over the din of music and vacuum.
He listened attentively to her requests – something easy to see on the road, lots of room inside, easy to drive and with good gas mileage.
She didn't immediately notice the tall man watching her from the gas station.
Following Newton, he believed a gas to be made up of particles or atoms, From Dalton's Hydrogen Gas.
Natural gas, piped from the Kansas fields, is used for light and power, and electricity for commercial lighting and power is derived from plants on Spring River, near Vark, Kansas, and on Shoal creek.
In the hot springs of Bath it amounts to about one-thousandth part of the gas evolved.
With another form of gas stove coke is used in place of the perforated asbestos; the fire is started with the gas, which, when the coke is well alight, may be dispensed with, and the fire kept up with coke in the usual way.
Store fronts interspersed with vacant lots lined one side of the street while the other remained absent of any buildings except a closed gas station and a dollar store.
There was another phone outside a gas station but it only took credit cards.
I'm sure there's some lighter fluid around here but your grill is gas so you don't need it.
The silk cord was fastened to the brass gas lamp that centered the ceiling of the room, the other end tightly knotted about her soft white neck.
Pump gas and sign baseball cards?
She had tied the silk cord to the brass gas lamp at the ceiling in the center of the room, before knotting the other end about her soft white neck.
An apartment sized gas range stood beside a small refrigerator that looked like something out of the 50's.
The city owns its water-supply system and owns and operates its gas plant; an electric plant, privately owned, lights the streets and many houses.
Kyaukpyu contains numerous "mud volcanoes," from which marsh gas is frequently discharged, with occasional issue of flame.
The gas also occurs in minute quantities in the common minerals of the earth's crust.
The gas is in all probability only mechanically retained in the minerals in which it is found.
I spotted a gas station on a corner as we entered the city of Lynn but as we pulled closer, we saw the place was out of business.
I wouldn't tell that ninny if his shoes were on fire and he was standing at a leaky gas pump.
There was also a small sheet of white paper listing 11.2 gallons of gas purchased in Aberdeen, Maryland, a mileage figure and the amount of the purchase.
Alex had the foresight to have the builders install a gas range.
Dalton believed that the molecules of the elementary gases consisted each of one atom; his diagram for hydrogen gas makes the point clear.
The investigations of Lord Rayleigh and Sir William Ramsay had shown that indifference to chemical reagents did not sufficiently characterize an unknown gas as nitrogen, and it became necessary to reinvestigate other cases of the occurrence of "nitrogen" in nature.
The best form of stove is that with which perfect combustion is most nearly attained, and to which a pan of water is affixed to supply a desirable humidity to the air, the gas having the effect of drying the atmosphere.
"The island of Madagascar," she said, "Ma-da-gas-car," she repeated, articulating each syllable distinctly, and, not replying to Madame Schoss who asked her what she was saying, she went out of the room.
Aside from a wasted 20 minutes searching for gas in New Brunswick and a missed exit on the Garden State Parkway, the trip was uneventful.
The gas gage registered three quarters of a tank.
The electroscope was used in conjunction with an oil lamp or gas flame.
Much of the natural gas is piped out of the state into Ohio (even into the northern parts), Kentucky, Pennsylvania and Maryland; within the state gas has been utilized as a fuel in carbon black and glass factories.
All remaining impurities, including the excess of oxygen, can then be taken out of the gas by Sir James Dewar's ingenious method of absorption with charcoal cooled in liquid air.