If the problem of the measurement of the quality of water were as simple as it was once held in the judicial opinion of the Mississippi jurist Doctor Mason tells about, (1) there would not be the slightest excuse for this paper. It was the opinion of the court that any ordinary mortal could judge for himself whether or not a water was satisfactory for drinking purposes.
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Hinman, Jack J. Jr.
"Measurement of the Quality of Water,"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 34(1), 69-76.
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