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Horace Short (1872-1917) of Short Brothers
Early 20th century: Horace ran an acoustic laboratory for Thomas Edison's European agent, Col. Gouraud, in Hove, Sussex
1903 Horace left Hove to concentrate on steam turbine development (presumably with C. A. Parsons and Co)