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The Hoboken Inclined Cable Railway

A Disinfecting Commode

How to Strengthen the Memory

Axial Change of the Earth

Trellis for Garden Crops

Adjustable Double Bedstead

Combined Plow, Cultivator, and Harrow

The Causes of Sudden Death

Lumber Drier

A Fortune for a Patent

The use of Natural Gas at Pittsburg

The Rhododendron

Ornamental Pressed Wood Blocks for Builders

The Fossil Wood of the West

The Wear of Window Cords

Moseley Reversed Pressure Door and Gate Spring

Farquhar's Burglar Proof Sash Lock

Chapman Valves and Hydrants

A One Thousand Foot Tower

Combination and Pipe Wrenches

Folding and Adjustable Handle Draw-Knife

Spring Hammer Saw Set

The Cathedral of Granada

Fire from Steam Pipes

Common Sense Water Front Tubular Boiler

Stanley's Patent Floor Plane

The uses of Corrugated Tubing

Vulcanized India-Rubber for Mechanical and Manufacturing Purposes

Design for a Summer Garden House

Combustion of Copper and Nitrogen

Discovery of a New Nebula by Photography

The Origin of Fires

Design for a Monument, by Klotz

Oldest Habitations in America

Roofs that are made to Last

Switching by Horse Power

Oil Fuels

A Country Residence

By Bruce Price

Patents

Architect's Level

Concerning Ourselves

To New Subscribers

Caligraph Writing Machines

Improvement in Stained Glass Manufacture

Earth as a Purifier

Finishing and Filling Wood

Rawdon House, Hoddesden, Etc.

House Drainage

The Brussels National Exhibition

American Silk Manufacture

The Steamer Violet

House at Reigate

House at Sevenoaks

Improvement in Gas Pumping Engines

Cardboard Enamel

Composite Clinker Concrete Pipes

A New Power Pipe Cutting and Threading Machine

Business and Personal

New Books and Publications

Notes and Queries

The New “Burgtheater” in Vienna

A New Island in the South Seas

Pratt's Multiform Screw Driver

Asbestos Flooring Felt and Roofing

Prehistoric Dentistry

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    April 01, 1886

    Confronting Common Wisdom