Stoke a briquette

 
First devices for heating interiors were comprised of primitive tin boxes into which briquettes were introduced. When ignited, they emitted radiant heat through vents in the cover.

 


An advertisement text of the Mladá Boleslav car works (Sport a hry, no.16, from April 1908) should have rather admitted that „we all and also many others would chill to the bone in the car“.

 

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