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The Magnetic Telegraph

A Bull

Investments in Railroads

Tea Trade of China

Buffalo and Mississippi Rail Roads

Selling Baggage at Auction

Rail Road News

Flew Route to the Pacific

Rowe's Universal Pulverizing Pressure Ore Mill

Rapid Travel

An Honest and Peaceable People

Plank Road

Inclined Planes and Tunnels of American Rail Roads

The Voice of Love

Canal Across Florida


Inflated Horse Collar

An American China Manufactory

Adulteration of Flour

West India League

John Fitch

Jews at Odessa

The Cotton Crop

Damages for Enticing Workmen Away

Corn Crop of The United States

Singing Mouse



An Editor ”Corned.&ldquo

Patent Buttons

Gutta Percha

Home Manufacture of Gas

Distinguished Strangers

Hint to Wine Drinkers

Discovery of Platinum in France

New York Mechanics' Institute

Try It


A Silver Pitcher Presented to Mr. Conductor Parker

Oats Wanted

Bad Books

The Meanest Thief

Laying it on Thick


The Good Fortune of Thin Sides

Tarts and Pride


An Exception


Natural Gas Springs

A Good Day's Work

Hoe's Mammoth Printing Press

The Laborer is Worthy of His Hire

Northern Railroad Accident

Mustard Mills

Telegraph Towers

Lilliputian Locomotive Engine

Iron Ship Ribs

Inventor's Claims

Manufacture of Iron

Curry Combs

Bullet Moulding

Improvement in Baskets

Adjustable Spring Curved Plane

Improved Method for Ascending and Descending Incline Planes

Duttons Patent Ice Accumulating Machine

Smoke Prevented

Improved Hub and Axle

Charleston Artesian Wells

Trade on the Upper Mississippi

Lead Mine

Inventors' Institutes

Scientific American--Bound Volumes

Postage in the British Provinces

The New Planet

English and American Railways


Arctic Expedition

Volcanic Lake

Splendid Bridge

Wheeling Cotton Mills


An Extra Horn

Queer Silvershop

Prairie Fires

Advice Gratis

Picture Frames

Effects of Opium

Patent Agency

Mechanical Movements

Transferring Circular Motion

Vibrating Circular Motion

Death by a Dissecting Wound

To Cleanse Gentlemen's Cloth Coats and Pantaloons

To Preserve Oranges

Patent Inks and Salts of Gold

Pneumatic Palates

Puddling Iron

Sensations in the Air

Treatment of a Contrary Horse

Weighing Machine of the Bank of England


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December 04, 1847

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