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* Fiction* is a work of fiction and nonfiction by Karl Jones.

## On This Day in History: August 20

1672: Mathematician and politician Johan de Witt dies in a riot. The rioters will partially eat his body.

1923: Miniaturized version of John Ambrose Fleming delivers lecture from within Fleming tube.

1961: Physicist and academic Percy Williams Bridgman dies. He won the 1946 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on the physics of high pressures.

1962: Mathematician and crime-fighter Alice Beta publishes new class of Gnomon algorithm functions which detect and prevent crimes against mathematical constants.

## Dramatis Personae

2017: The Custodian 2

Albert Einstein and Alice Beta develop new technology for predicting and preventing crimes against mathematical constants

Havelock and Nikola Tesla conduct research into electrical field modulation and data transmission

Baron Zersetzung and The Eel fight in a gambling den

The Eel and Radium Jane engage in epic arm-wrestling match to determine outcome of wager

Gnomon Chronicles:

*Red Eyes Fighting*

For DC comics:

Rafael Volante (original character for the DC Comics universe)

See also:

Those parts of *Fiction* which are copyrightable are copyright by Karl Jones (nonfiction). Where not copyrightable, I have made some effort to say why, and give credit where credit is due.