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Improvement in Planing Machines

Sleighing With a Tiger

The Fisherman

Atlantic and Pacific Railroad

Improved Dental Chair

How to Catch Rats

Cheshire Railroad

Late News From Europe

Curious Case of Poisoning

American Phrenological Journal

Large Casting

Habits of Whales

Black Lead in Pennsylvania

American Condensing Steam Engine

A Great Diamond

The Ohio Cultivator

New Lubricating Oil

Elements of Agriculture

Climate of the Gold Region

Mechanics Associations

Has a Cat Nine Lives

The Tea Plant

For Group or Quinsy


A Droll Phenomena

Facts in Physiology

Effects of Machinery


Improvements in Preparing Hemp

A Novelty

Improvements in Paints

The Gold Washer

New Vapor Engine

List of Patents

New Mode of Manufacturing Substances for Candles

New Locomotive Combinations

The California, American Steamship

Back Volumes of the Scientific American

The 100 Prize

California Gold

Patent Case

Magnetic Astronomical Clock

Improvements in Steam Navigation

The Scientific American

A State Mechanical School

Soldering Iron

Heat and the Human Body


To Keep Sweet Potatoes

The Art of Insects

Manufacture of Paper Pulp From Straw

Hasty Judgement

A Curious Case of Collision

History of the Rotary Engine

Prepared expressly for the scientific American

The Best Mechanical Paper

Poisonous Metals.--Their Effects and Antidotes

To Cook a Ham

Antidote to Strychnia


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  • New Motion Regulator

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