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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: Technical Tedium or Otherwise
Author(s): R. W. Crum
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 589-596
Abstract:Although this brief dissertation on the art of pre- senting technical papers” (author’s subtitle) loses in dramatic effect as a published record, it has fun mixed wrth solid substance. In response to an appro- priate question Mr. the Quiz- Crum presented this paper at the that novel (for ACI) and final session of Institute’s 37th Annual Convention in Washington February 18-20, 1941. With the author’s hitherto little known histrionic talent the presentation was a scream- . for all this contribution’s serious intent. it you are going to present a paper (and who isn’t?) read it.
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