Among the Contributors to the Sixteenth Volume of the Revised Edition are the following:

Prof. Cleveland Abbe, Washington, D. 0.

Water Spout.

Whirlwind.

Wind.

S. L. M. Barlow.

Whist. Willard Bartlett.

TURKISTAN. UZBECKS.

Waday.

Prof. C. W. Bennett, D. D., Syracuse University.

Wesley Family. Wiley, Isaac William. Winchell, Alexander. Wise, Daniel.

Julius Bing.

Tyrol, Turkey, Venice (city), Vinci, Leonardo da, William I., Emperor, William of Nassau, and other articles in biography, geography, and history.

Commodore George S. Blake, U. S. N., late Superintendent of the U. S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Md.

Truxtun, Thomas. Warrington, Lewis.

Francis C. Bowman.

Verdi, Giuseppe. Wagner, Richard.

Weber, Karl Maria Friedeich Ernst von, Baron. Wieniawski, Henri.

Alfred W. Burrows, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Winnipeg. Robert Carter.

Tyler, John.

United States, Literature of the (in part).

Vespucci, Amerigo.

Victoria, Queen.

Weld, Theodore Dwight.

Wilson, Henry.

Winlock, Joseph.

John D. Champlin, Jr.

University,

Vesuvius,

Victoria,

Wales (geography),

Writing,

Yale College,

Yemen, and other articles in geography and history.

Prof. E. H. Clarke, M. D., Harvard University.

Woorara, and other articles in materia medica.

Hon. T. M. Cooley, LL. D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Usury (in part) Warranty (in part), Will (in part), and other legal articles.

Rev. S. S. Cutting, D. D.

Williams, Roger.

Prof. J. C. Dalton, M. D., College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York.

Urine, Vision, Voice, and other medical and physiological articles.

Theodore L. De Vinne.

Type.

G. F. Dewey, Philadelphia.

Umbrella.

Prof. M. J. Drennan.

Westerwald. Zamora. Zeisberger, David.

ZlNZENDORF, NlKOLAUS LUDWIG, Count.

Henry S. Drinker, E. M., Philadelphia.

Tunnel.

Eaton S. Drone.

United States (statistical and political), Vassar College, Vermont,

Virginia, State and University of, West Virginia,

William and Mary, College of, Wisconsin, State and University of, and other articles.

Capt. C. E. Dutton, U. S. Ordnance Corps, Washington Arsenal, D. C.

Velocimeter.

Robert T. Edes, M. D., Harvard University.

Articles in materia medica.

Hon. Edward Everett, Boston.

Washington, George. Webster, Daniel.

W. M. Ferriss.

Venice (history), Vernet, Family of, Wales (history), and other articles in biography and history.

Charles S. Foster, Editor of the "New York Sportsman." Turf.

Major Gen. Q. A. Gillmore, U. S. A., Army Building, New York.

West Point.

Parke Godwin.

Voltaire, Francois Marie Arouet de.

Lient. Com. Henry H. Gorringe, U. S. N., Washington, D. C.

Uruguay, a republic. Uruguay, a river.

Prof. W. E. Griefis, late of the Imperial College, Tokio, Japan.

Yezo. Yokohama.

Alfred H. Guernsey.

Vicksburg (war history). Zambesi.

Rev. Henry Harbaugh, D. D., Lebanon, Pa.

Zwingli, Ulric.

Prof. James Morgan Hart.

Wallenstein, ALBRECHT, Count of.

J. W. Hawes.

Troy, N. Y.,

United States (geography and history),

Utah,

Washington Territory,

Washington, D. C,

Wyoming Territory,

Yosemite, and other articles in American geography.