It has been the subject of much speculation as to how the Germans have been supplied with fats for food and to furnish the glycerine from which the important explosives, dynamite and nitroglycerine, are made. They have been charged with having extracted fat from their enemy dead to be used in making the explosives.
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science
©1918 Iowa Academy of Science, Inc.
Maxwell, Harold L. and Knight, Nicholas
"The Oil in Cherry Pits,"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 25(1), 451-455.
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