Twain in the lab of Nikola Tesla,
spring of 1894. Published in article by
T.C. Martin titled
"Tesla's Oscillator and Other Inventions,"
CENTURY MAGAZINE, April 1895.
From the Dave Thomson collection.
Name the greatest of all inventors. Accidents
I have, as you say, been interested in patents and patentees. If your
books tell how to exterminate inventors send me nine editions. Send them
It takes a thousand men to invent a telegraph, or a steam engine, or
a phonograph, or a photograph, or a telephone, or any other Important
thing--and the last man gets the credit and we forget the others. He added
his little mite--that is all he did.
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