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A Russian Croesus

The Opium Trade

Burial of the Seed

Give a Trifle

Jenny Lind

Telegraphic Wedding


Telegraph in France

Rail Road News

Railroad Expenditures

Hartson's Improved Drill

City Electric Telegraph

What the Telegraph Can Do

A Curious Fact

Edinburgh Phrenological Journal

File Machine

Law's Stave Dresser and Jointer

Population Statistics


Rock Driller

Spare Minutes

Singular Decision

Property of Married Women

New Post Offices

New Copper Mine

Massachusetts Girls

Life Prolonged by Science

Lead Mine

Improvement in Sugar Manufacture

Gold Pens

Holden's Dollar Magazine

From Europe


Cold Water for Burns

Chamber's Miscellany

A New Invention for Making Bricks

American Inventor's Institute

Value of Sawdust

Artificial Stone


Hanging by Telegraph

Improved Firearms

Kindness in Conversation

Missionaries and Rum

The Best Patrimony

A Sensible Girl

A Good Deed

Law's Patent Stave Dresser

Another Improved Printing Press

Carriage Brakes

Electrical Precipitation

Improved Candlewicks

Making Sugar

New Railroad Brake

Preparing Wool and Cotton

Mattresses and Cushions

Brooklyn Flour Mills

Bread Making

An Important Suit

Scientific American--Bound Volumes

The Past and the Future

Sentence of an Engineer

Interesting Patent Case--Suit for Infringement of a Patent

A Just Minister

A Tidal Mill Company

Exiles in Siberia

Foreign Patent Laws

Patent Agency


To Dye Indigo Blue on Cotton

To Drive Away Ants

The New York Scientific American

Dying in Music

Bengal Lights

Curved Figures


A Warning to Cockroaches


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