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Watertown and Rome Railroad

Erie Railroad

French Waterproof Cloth or Silk

Important Railroad Decision

Spots in the Sun

Improvements in Pumps

To Make The Best Beef Hams

Dreadful Steamboat Explosion in Belgium

Interesting Law Case for Manufacturers and Those Having Water Dams

Explosion Railway Signals

Locomotive Explosion

Fearful Effects of Cholera


Correspondence of the Scientific American

Georgia Burr Mill Stones

Hudson, The All Road King

Patent Case—Water wheels

A Demoniacal Spirit

The Pauper Labor of England

Bank of England

Census of the United States

Woolen Factories in Michigan

Cure for Hydrophobia

Debt in Great Britain

Destruction of Flour Mills

Crime and Education

Gun Stock Machinery

Planing Machine Patent Cases

An Orkney Post Runner

To Mariners

Cure for Murrian in Cattle

Machine for Reporting and Printing Speeches

New Printing Press

Newspaper Folder

Great Sale of Oriental Shawls

Sliding Scale Interest Table

Improved Cast Iron Hydrant

Improved Mattress

Improvement in Working the Valves of Steam Engines

Improvements in Machine Calico Printing

A Steam Man

Improvements in Tables

The Astronomical Clock, Who is the Inventor

Dresses for Children

Fate of a Philosopher

News from Abroad


Purification of Old Casks, Feathers, &C

Important Telegraph Decision

A Stitch in Time Saves Nine


What is the Golden Age?

Wonders of the Telegraph

List of Patent Claims

Salines in Onondaga

Back Volumes

Colors on Flowers

To Investors and Mechanics

Fifth Year of the Best Mechanical Paper in the World!



Experiment in Gunnery Engineering


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December 22, 1849

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