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An Assyrian Statue of 850 B. C.


Popular Errors concerning Health

Unexplored Branch of the Fire Escape Problem

Belt Fastener

Cast Iron Columns

About Terra Cotta

A Block of City Houses

Lower Prices for Mahogany

The Union Lathe

Manufacturing Items

Protecting Iron

The Ormsby Sash Balance

Durability of Slate

Electrical Lamps for Fire Arms

Artifcial Oil of Lemon

Observation on Tree Growth

Loss of Weight in Coal by Storage

The Houses of Parliament

Corean Architecture

Improved Cork Attachment

The Knickerbocker Avenue Extension Sewer, Brooklyn, N.Y.

Balanced Water Motor

Cab and Hack Indicator

Steel Rails in the United States

A “Workingman's” College, Melbourne

The Bellevernon Gas Well

A Wonderful Grotto

New Alcoholic Ferment

Dust Cover for Drawers

Scale Hardness of Metals

Good Wool

Gravity Friction Clutch

Depression in the Copper Industry

Leveling Instrument

The Pneumatic Postal System of Paris

A Flexible Ladder Fire Escape

The Kaolin Beds of Chester County, Pa., and of now Castle County, Del

By Graham Spencer

A Russian Bath at Home

J. J. Keller

Heavy Electric Light Suits Coming

Cements for Special Purposes

Imitation Marble

Safety against Fire in Buildings

Loads on Roofs

The Interoceanic Ship Railway

Can I Obtain a Patent?

Catalogue of Valuable Papers Contained in the Scientific American Supplement Sent Free to any Address

Our First Number

Our Second Number

A Large Garnet

Marking Ink

A Submarine Torpedo Boat

Responsibility for Cars

Display of Meteors

A $2,000 House

Cheap Houses

Steel Structures

Hotel De Ville, St. Quentin

Fire Doors in Mills

New York Laundries

Natural Gas

Royal Academy Traveling Studentship Design for Block of Three Houses

A Novel Paper-Cutter

Farm Buildings

The Effects of Lightning Stroke

The Present Condition of the Yellowstone National Park

By E. D. Cope

Glazed Ware Finial

Wage Earners and their Houses

Manufacturers as Landlords

Agricultural Inventions

New Books and Publications

Notes and Queries

Engineering Inventions

Miscellaneous Inventions

Business and Personal

Index of Inventions



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    January 01, 1886

    Confronting Common Wisdom