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The head-stock and pit-bank of the mine itself were insignificant among the huge new installations.
The boy makes his drawings, writes his specifications, orders his material and tools, estimates the cost of the job, makes the head-stock and then figures up his actual costs and compares them with the estimated cost.
That is, a boy is assigned to a job such as making a head-stock for a lathe.
And at the same time, a kind and mysterious force sways my head-stock, sways most incalculably, and governs my whole motion.