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Canada Maple Sugar

Railway and Steam Boat Whistle

Shortening the Mississippi

Albany and Buffalo Line

The Battle of Our Lift

Jersey Railroads

Kitchen Song

Mobile and Ohio Railroad

To Preserve Beef Steaks

Progress of the Philadelphia Road

Sackets Harbor and Saratoga Rail Road


Foreign News

Gone to Pot

Southern Manufactures

Antimonial Paint

Whiskey and Grain

Manufacture of Pins

Method of Washing

Evading the Law

Mexican Idol

Chloroform and Ether

Trial Trip of the Crescent City

Composition of Corn


Engineers of Steamships

Baltimore Mechanics' Fair

Niello-Metallic Engraving



Care of Fruit Trees

Banvard, the Artist

The French Sewing Machine

Improvement in Flower Pots

List of Patents

Malleable Iron

Improvements in the Manufacture of Iron

New Lever Press

New Engines

Inventor's Claims

Paddle Wheels

Escape Fire Ladder

A New Water Cement

Cannon Primer

Scientific American--Bound Volumes

Glass Floors

Labor Saving Machinery

Gutta Percha Patents

Music of the Hammer

Motive Power

A Good Move Among Workmen

Wants of the Working Classes


English Horses

American Manganese

Arts, Manufactures and Machinery

Woodworth's Patent


A Gem

Advice to Parents

Electro Gilding and Plating

Patent Agency

The Scientific American

Coloring Wood

Curiosities of Mechanism

Cleaning Trees

Oblique Lever and Wheel

Olive Green



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June 03, 1848

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