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Lend a Hand

Double Lines

Extensive Brick Yard

Agricultural Pottery Machine

American China

A Queer Passenger

An Old Book

Iron Horses

Niagara Suspension Bridge

The Press


Quiet Cure

Dangerous Counterfeit

Cruelty of an Oriental Prince

A Plain Charge

Champian Ship Canal


Criminal Carelessness

Choosing a Text

Danish Mail Route

Death After Interment

Danish Colonization


Odor Destroyer

Peruvian Steamer

Songs for the People

The Carnage of Peace

Thickness of Fibres


Union Magazine

A Hermit

In and Out of Place

Death from Hydrophobia

A Giant

The Inventor of Printing with Moveable Type

Egg Hatching Machine


Foreign Items

Russian Marriages

Ancient Dentists

A Mother to Her Daughter on Her Marriage


Serpents in a Pile in South America

Humorous Inventions

Improved Plan of Klin for Burning Drain Tiles and Pipes

How We Look

Chinese Grass

A New Musical Instrument


Eliptographic Compass

Compositions for Machinery

Asphalte Felt Roofing

First Patent for Water Conveyance

Improvement in Casting Pipes

Improvement in the Turning Lathe

New Life Boat

New Propeller


Improvement in the Power Loom

Machine for Making Emery and Sand Paper

New Washing Machine

New Mitre Box

New Last Machine

Door Knobs

The Light of Knowledge on Mount Lebanon

Scientific American--Bound Volumes

Education--What is It?

Barker's Mill

Clairvoyant Miners

Manufactures of the South

Reaction Water Wheels

The French Steamers

Revolving Shuttle Box


American Navy

Elephants in Quicksands

The Way in Which French Wine is Made

Chemitype Printing

Ewbank's Hydraulics

The Lately Discovered Volcano in Victoria Land, Towards the South Pole

Lord Rosse a Mechanic

Occupation of Our Legislators

Our Subscribers

Patent Agency

Sun-Painted Landscape

A Tooth Discharged From the Ear

Cough Syrup

Reciprocating Circular and Rectilinear Motion

The Formation of the Eye

Novel Ornament

How the Velocity of Light is Proved

Photogenic Paper

Candle Wicks

Coloring Alcoholic Liquors

Wind Mill


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January 29, 1848

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