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Compound for Promoting the Blowing of Flowers

Improvement in Padlocks

Scouring Drops for Removing Grease

North American Colony Railroad

Self-Varying; Tailors & Measure

Buffalo and Detroit Railway

Nashville and Chattanooga Railroad

Useful Receipts

American Association for the Advancement of Science

A Gigantic Statue

Old Times

The Siamese Twins

A New Way to Puzzle Rogues

The Honey Bird

History and Construction of the Thermometer

Self-Lifting Water-Wheel

Improved Granite Lifting Wedge

Coating Iron with Copper

New Brick Machine

Scientific Association

New Artificial Leech and Cupping Tube

Foreign Scientific Memoranda

Telegraph Extension

Patent Case

Improvements in Railroad Travelling

Agricultural Machinery

Mechanics' Fair

A Tall Chimney

Ocean Encroachments

Improvements in the Scientific American

The Great Case of the Parker Water Wheel

Mineral Paint Discovered in Massachusetts

Ostrich Hunting

Novel Suspension Bridge—An Army of Monkeys

List of Patent Claims

Boston as it Was

A Devoted Naturalist

Kentucky Tobacco Crop

Now is Your Time

Important Notice to Us!

Patent Claims

Hard Coal Ashes

Giant's Bones


Means of Counteracting the Effects of Corrosive Sublimate

History of Propellers and Steam Navigation

French Polish

White Hair and Black—A Fact Worth Knowing


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