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New Jersey Rail Road

The Church Yard Stile

Dirge at Sea

Machine for Grinding the Mirrors of Reflecting Telescopes

Rochester and Syracuse Rail Road

Bullion in the Bank of England

Profit Barry's Tricopherous

The Gymnastic Balloonist

Travellers Baggage Versus Rail Roads

Rat in a Queer Place

Water Saving Expedient

Dr. Chalmers on Courtesy

The Foolery of Wealth and Fashion

The Astor Library

Profit of Using Steam Expansively

Poetree and Poetry

A Tall Mule

MacAdamised Road in Egypt

Trouble in the Church of England

Desperate Bravery.--Trappers' Fight with a Sloux War Party

Convention of Georgia Manufacturers

An Adventurous Lady

Cotton Manufacture in Rhode Island

A Narrow Escape

Tea

Punctuality

Transactions of the Americans Scientific Association

Discovery in Oregon

Plaster of Paris

Arkansas Marble

How to Use Chloroform in Surgery

New Locomotives for Common Roads

New Magnetic Perpetual Motion Machine

The Ballance Dry Dock

Self Registering Water Meter

Muscular Developement

Portable Filter

American Lithographic Stone

Tupper's Hay and Straw Cutter

Horse Power

Flexible Ivory

Cure of Bald Heads

Cement for Mending Marble

Precautions Against Poison

A Pension to the Wrong Man

To Smooth Wrinkled Papers

Iron Moulding

A Few Words to the Friends of the Scientific American

Worcester Mechanics' Fair

Common Blacking

Paste Blacking

Marble Cement

Cement for Stone Steps &C

Cement for Pipe Joints

Currents at the Gates of Hercules

Cheap Postage

Blake's Fire-Proof Paint

Sick Wheat

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Boiler Cement

Signature Examiner

A Great Water Spout

The Newfoundland Fisheries

Poison of Rusted Wheat

List of Patents

Important Discovery

The Wheeling Bridge Case

Ship Building and Navigation

Cold Plague in the West

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The Benefits of Illustrating Inventions

Index

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September 15, 1849

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