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Yankee Reasoning

Combined Capstan and Windlass

The Factory Girl

The Turf is Green Upon Thee

Great Canal Project

Progress of Telegraph Lines

Railroad News

Railroads in the United States and England

Canada Woolens

Looking Glasses Against Cannons

The Cholera in New York

Thieving in Russia

Horse Shoes Fixed on Without Nails

To Wash a White Lace Veil

Hot House Fruits

A Curious Work of Nature

A Holland Windmill in the West

African Grasshoppers

The Benefit of Being Jilted

Hunting for Sunken Treasures

Use of Breakfast to the Bilious

Wonderful Preservation

An American Doctress in France

Silk in Louisiana

Lightning Conductors

Bakewell's Copying Electro Telegraph

Alligators Boarded and Lodged

Chapter on Locusts

Cholera Prescriptions and Opinions


Z. Knapp's Improved Wire Fence

Electro Chemical Telegraph

Electric Steam Indicator and Signal

New Reaper, Thresher and Separator

New Flour Cleaner and Separator

Preservation of Animal Matter

Allen's Improved Regulator

Improvement in Hanging Ship' Rudders

Information to Inventors

Ira Avery's Wire Fence

Bathing Rooms in the Factories at Manchester

Health of Cities

Georgia Shoes

The Controversial Letter

Freedom in Europe

Paper Hangings for Walls--Metallic Dust

Overheated Horses

Planing Machines.--Important Patent Case

Worcester, Mass, County Mechanics Association


Habits of the Lion

The Tea Plant

The History of Steam Navigation

Restraint of Marriage


List of Patents

Baker's Steam Boiler Furnace

Patent Agency

Syrup for Coughs

Mode of Breeding Leeches in Scinde

Manufacture of Glass

Another Summer Drink

Substitute Paint Varnish

American Locomotives

The Best Mechanical Paper in the World !

Central Fires in the Earth

Rattlesnake Bite

A Summer Drink

Nitrogen, Laughing Gas

To Preserve Milk


  • Sadness

  • From the Editor

    To Correspondents

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August 04, 1849