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Improved Power Loom

Sabbath Thoughts

Reclaiming Clay Land

Railroad News

Hartford, Providence and Fishkill Railroad

The Tunnel Falling

American Steam Boats in India

Love of Flowers

Facts for Mechanics

Chinese Burial-Place

Susquehannah Trade

Indian Corn in England

Vegetable Remains in Coal

Steam Marine of France

Skinning the Sable

Riches and Poverty

Genius and Reality

English Supplies from the Black Sea, &C

The New Territories

An Owl in a Queer Place

Perilous Balloon Ascent and Descent

Do Not Despise Small Things

The Great Caravan

Saying Grace in England

The Desert of Sahara

Temperature of Water in High Pressure Steam Boilers

New England Amusements

Boiling Springs of Iceland

National Convention of Inventors.--Patent Property

Ship and Whale Collision

To Unite Wrought and Cast Iron

Sanding Machine for Painters

Liquid for Cleaning Metal Castings

Georgia Burr Mill Stones

Manufacture of Parchment

Improvement on Shingle Machines

Improvement in Planing Machines

Improvement in Carriage Axles and Thimbles

The Fan and Fly Wheel

Remarkable Statement About Cholera

To Our Subscriber

Horse Power of Engines and the Economy of Working Steam Expansively

Tobacco a Good Protection for Hot House Plants

Apparatus for Deep Sea Sounding

German Silver

New York Mechanics Institute

Wilson, the Vocalist

Arab Women and Arab Workmen

Starch in Fern Plants

The Habit of Reading

Form and Density of the Globe

Embroidery.--Hand and Power

List of Patents

The Maryland Tobacco Crop

Wool Growing in Illinois

Hydrogen

Water Cure Journal

The Best Mechanical Paper

Iron Moulding

Artificial Gems

Precautions Against Poison

Malt-Dust or “Sprouts.”

American Phrenological Journal

A Fact to be Remembered

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August 18, 1849

Confronting Common Wisdom