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A Residence of Moderate Cost

A Country Store

Cost of Brick and Brickwork

Dwelling for a Narrow Lot

A House for $2,800

A One Story Southern Residence

A Double House of Moderate Cost

Tests of Portland Cement

United States Mail Chutes for Interiors of Buildings

An Improved Device for Working Window Shutters

Whooping Cough a Dangerous Disease

An Improved Saw Filing Machine

Drawing and Engineering Instruments

A $1,250 Home

Frosted Glass

Oil of Bay for Flies

Painting Brick and Stone Buildings

Action of Frost on Cements

A House at Flushing, N. Y.

The Court House and Post Office at San Antonio, Texas

Decorative Novelties

Colored Mortar for Brickwork

Dry Goods Store at Winona

To Transfer Prints to Wood


How to Clean and Polish Top Leather


Bichloride of Mercury as a Disinfectant

Rules for Gas Fitting

French Seaside Cottages

Chinese Brickmaking

Church at La Capelle

The Long Leaf Pine

By Thomas C. Harris

Decorative Notes

New Galvanizing Process

Church at Stratton

A Sideboard in Walnut

Care in Respect to Fire

Earthquake Foundations

Healthy Habitations and Defective House Construction

Ivory, Silk, and Gold

Finger Nail Paint

The Philippine Exhibition at Madrid

The Effect of Sea Water on Concrete

St. Georges Villa at Saint LO

Vassar College Sewerage

The “Auburn” Boiler for Steam Heating and the Woodcock Patent Shaking Grate

Preservation of Stone


Design in Architecture

An Improved Surface Planing Machine

Notes and Queries


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