Abstract:and acetic anhydride in acetic acid solution. LVitt published more recently' a remarkable paper entitled "-1 S e w Kitration Method," in which he states that he uses, as the nitrating agent, such a mixture of nitric acid, acetic acid and acetic anhydride. The curious feature of \\'itt's communication is that although he p o j t . c to use acetic anhydride, yet, in the only experiment which he describes, he omits entirely all reference to this substance. Moreover, a t the end of his paper, he admits that other … Show more
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