Shelby  County  Indiana
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The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday, October 2, 1879
Page 2   column 7-8

          Is now in use in Paris, France, and Londond, England, and it is only a question of time when it will supplant gas and all other illuminating agencies in this and all other countries.  We use Ten Electric Light Chambers, yielding a volume of light equal to 30,000 gas jets.  The light will also be on exhibition in the Day Time so that all can see its workings.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

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