AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF JOHN FRITZ
shall be made to coimiiemorate the most notable scientific and industrial achievement. These plaster plaques were reproduced from the original medal made by the artist, and from these one set of castings in bronze has been made,
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but no more shall ever be made therefrom, for I shall now destroy these original master patterns. (Applause.) (Mr. Thomson here smashed the plaster plaques.)
Mr. Fritz, I am duly authorized and directed by the founders of the John Fritz Medal to make the following