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Title: A New Art of Concrete; An Address

Author(s): Lorado Taft

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 19

Issue: 1

Appears on pages(s): 178-184

Keywords: none

DOI: 10.14359/15643

Date: 1/1/1923

If I were to attempt to register tonight the enthusiasm which I feel for concrete, you would think me something like an ardent old lady writing a testimonial for Peruna: "Having drunk a thousand bottles of it, I feel that it saved my life." This material has saved my life on two occasions; it is no wonder then that I like to talk about it. The first experience may not interest you particularly but I must tell it.