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January 9, 1909
"THE ENGINEERING AND MINING JOURNAL" advertisement for a mine phone, with an illustration of miners wearing oil wick lamps.
 
December 19, 1908
"THE ENGINEERING AND MINING JOURNAL" advertisement for a Pneumelectric Coal Puncher, with a photo of two miners. One miner is using an oil wick lamp, the other a candle mounted to his mine cap.

 

December 19, 1908
"THE ENGINEERING AND MINING JOURNAL" advertisement for a "Cleveland" Stope Drill, with a photo of a miner (well dressed and smoking a pipe) using the equipment. He is lighting the mine with candles, one on his mine cap, the other on the floor of the passage in front of him.

 


 

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