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The Miseries of Being a Large Landholder

Concord and Claremont Railroad

Improved Steering Apparatus

To Make Good Bread

To Make a Good Razor Strop

To Pickle Fish

Georgia Railroad

Petrified Rattlesnake

Scarlett's Patent Buckle

Works on Science and Art

Bogardus's Horse Power

Duties Paid by Cunard Steamers

Parker's Water Wheel

Patent Case

Growth of Western Villages

A Fly Traveller

Whitewash Receipt

Sugar Crop of Louisiana

Improvements in the Manufacture of Sugar—Patented in France

An Extraordinary Barometer

The Mediterranean

The Opium Trade

Philosophy of Mechanics

Prosperity of the United States

Artificial Limbs

The Steering Apparatus of the Steamship Asia

Improved Smut Machine

New Steamship Asia

Novel and Ingenious Clock

Saving Hams

American Sewing Machines in England

Invention of Drilled-Eyed Needles

British Industrial Exhibition of 1851

Charcoal Melted and the Washington Globe

Falling of the Walls of Buildings

Patent Lists

Patent Metalic Paint for Iron, &C

A Few Words to Readers

Strikes for Wages—Mechanics Associations

An Important Challenge to the Mechanical World

Industrial Resources of Nova Scotia

Patent Rights

List of Patent Claims

Making Haste to Get Rich

Manufacture of Diamonds

Mechanics Fair

Black Egyptian Ibis

Sulphuric Acid and Bone Dust for Farmers

Acetate of Lead in Sugar

To Prevent Bags from being Destroyed by Insects

To Prepare the Hypo-Sulphite of Lime for the Refining of Sugar

History of Propellers and Steam Navigation

Cleanliness in Working in Painting, &C

The Trade of Great Britain

Inventors and Mechanics


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June 08, 1850

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