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A Turtle's Age

Girard and the U. S. Banks, and the Vicksburg Railroad

Auburn and Rochester Railroad

A Wish

Labor

Atlantic and St. Lawrence Railroad

Improved Steam and Water Rotary Engine

Novel Challenge

Railway Travelling in England

Public Speakers

Palpitation of the Heart--Tea, Coffee and Tobacco

Lead Pipes

Respect

Potato Cure

Harvest Drink

Table of Railroads

Atmospheric Locomotive

Monster Snake

Fearful Fall

Shoeing Horses

Quick Sailing

Poisonous Clams

Revenge Extraordinary

Perfuming the Theatre

Thrilling Scene at Niagara Falls

Heads and Texts

Discovery of Indian Relics

The Ten Hour Law

The Pine Distemper

Colonization

Canal Around the Falls of St. Mary

Model Potato Garden

Subterranean Fire in England

Charm of Music

Vegetable Instinct

Remarkable Powers of Ventriloquism

The Bank Swallow

Discovery of Mummies at Durango in Mexico

New Patent Lever Vice

Locomotives for Inclines

Mode of Measuring the Depth of the Sea

Improvement in Brick Presses

Hardening Hides

Cast Iron Car Wheels

Novel Clock

Great Improvement in Filtering Water

Pneumatic Steam Guage

Ploughs

Fitzgerald's Braiding Machine

Coal Trade

Interesting to Our Readers

Gas Engines

Cheapness of Foreign Railroad Iron

Suspension Bridge

Fatal Test

Shipbuilding in this City

Pumps for Vessels

Young Men

Unprecedented Demand for Old Papers

The Cotton Trade

A Gentleman

Arts, Manufactures and Machinery

The Dismal Swamp

The Prussian Parliament

Three Poets in a Puzzle

A Splendid Locomotive

Steam Omnibus

Portrait of Gen. Taylor

Salt Water Baths

Phrenological Almanac

Patent Agency

The Scientific American

The Action of the Acetate of Morphia on Children

More Mineral Paint

Mode of Preparing Tannate of Iron

Nutmeg Tree

Zigzag, or an Eccentric Motion

Economy in Cooking Cranberries

Adulteration of Olive Oil

Extract of Dandelion

Dressing Warps

Nitrate of Silver

Velocity of Electricity

Practical Receipts

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July 22, 1848

Beyond XX and XY

Biology. Identity. Equality.