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Jamie's on the Stormy Sea

True Virtue

Chicago and Galena Railroad

A Church Turned into a Railroad

A Cat Taking a Railroad Ride

The Dead Sea

Roger the Poet's Wish

Improvements in Diminishing Draught and Friction on Carriages

Rock Salt for Horses

Singular Restitution of a Bible

A Mathematician's Idea of Honor

Taking a Likeness

A Large Steamboat

Patent Office Business

Nobles in a Quandrum

Benefits of Walking

Newspapers

Ivy on Buildings

To Prevent Madness in Dogs

Old Chemical Theories Revived

New Surveying Instrument

Successful Treatment of Cholera in Circassia

Spots on the Sun

Remedies Against Moths

Death of Chateaubriand

Telegraphic Gambling

Relief of Asthma

New Crops

Chinese Delicacies

Influence of Nature

Electricity and Color

A Voluntary Tax

Novel Method of Constructing Locomotive Engines

Electric Light

Power of Machinery

Morse and Pratt's Railway Brake

Artificial Marble

Lung Protector

Unbranning Machine

Atmospheric Churns

Another Grate Furnace

Locomotive for Inclined Planes

New Grates for Stoves

List of Patents

New Diving Bell

Lighting Street Lamps by Electricity

Engine for Cutting the Teeth of Wheels

Horse Rakes

Extraction of Metals From their Ores by Electricity

Value of the Mechanical Classes

Copying and Writing Telegraph

The Crops

Deviation of Bodies Falling from the Perpendicular

Unprecedented Demand for Old Papers

Arts, Manufactures and Machinery

The Emperor of Russia's Family

A Huge Animal

Roads of the Ancient Peruvians

A Newspaper

Leisure Hours for Working Men

The Literary American

Union Magazine

Patent Agency

Western Literary Emporium

&Aelig;rial Speculation

Preserving Dried Fruits

Hemlock Hedges

Corn Beer

Practical Receipts

White Blackberries

Cheap Paint

Simple Syrups

A Beautiful Art

To Clean Oil Paint

Vertical and Horizontal Revolving Motion

Improved Method of Making Charcoal

The Scientific American

Circular and Traverse Motion

Soft Ginger-Bread to Eat with Corn Beer

Destruction of Mice

Curious Mode of Making Butter

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July 29, 1848

Confronting Common Wisdom