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Put a Pint in That

Design for Stoves

Design for Spoons and Forks

Emphasising Words

Improvement in Machinery for Grinding Tools

Improvement in Straw Cutters

Improvement in Forming Bricks

Suicide by a Gazelle

Boiler Water Balance

Old Friends Together

Machines for Paring Apples

Lumber Destroyed

Splendid Mirage in Paris

Editorial Courtesy

Government Steamer

Large Farm

Improvement in Orchestra Boxes

Experience a Good Teacher

Large Yield

A New Regulator

Platinising by the Moist Way

Ocean Steam Navigation

Singular Custom

Royal Jewels

Wind Ship

Bread in a Barrel of Flour

Coin Chart

Channing on Inhalation of Ether

From Mexico

American Gretna Green

Labor Saving Soap

Likeness of Gen. Taylor and His Steed

Scotch Courtesy to America

Reflection of Heat

Ornamental Metal Surfaces

Monstrous Regiment of Women

Effects of Manufactures Upon Population

Steel of the Ancients

Female Form

The Vampire Bat of Brazil

Female Sculptor

Good Farming

How to Preserve Health

Illustrious Exemplars

Remarkable Presence of Mind

New Tricks

Application of Heat to Water

Improving Time

Montgomery's Patent Steam Boiler

Discovery in Magnetism

Cotton in England

Glue Made Waterproof

Great Invention

Planeing Machine

Plumbers' Irons

Meat and Fruit Preserver

Metallic Carriage Shaft

Patent Safety Tubes for Life Boats

New Calculator

Razor Strops

Simple Revolving Churn

Veneering Machine

Railroad Bridge

The Western Trade

Transmission of Power

Hours of Labor

Sad Accident

Circular and Rectilinear Motion

Cotton Thread

Relationship of Science

To New Subscribers

Yankees Everywhere

Cast-Iron Rail Road Bridges

Copper Ore

New England Slavery and New England Newspapers

Steamboat Fare

Discoveries in Central Africa

Great Fire at Nashua


Foreign Miscellany

Enormous Railroad Receipts

Artificial Water Power


Race With an Indian

Telegraph, Railroads, Ether. & C

What Temperance Can do

Patent Agency

Vol. 1 Scientific American

Mechanics' Mutual Protection

Stone Rope

To Render Visible the Opposite Currents into Which Fluids are Thrown Whilst They Change Their Temperature


Deaths From Punctures in Dissection

Singular Galvanic Experiment

Diamond Dust

This Art of Painting

Landscape Painting on Walls of Rooms

Recipe for Burns

Preparation of Coffee

The Archimedean Balloon

Freezing Water


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August 14, 1847

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