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A Long Tunnel

Air Line Railroad

Composition for Treatment of Wool

Buekle on your Preserver Right

Railroad Disaster

Northern Railroad

Gold Quartz Pulverizer and Amalgamator

Fatal Railroad Accident

The New Crystal Palace at Sydenham, near London

Scarcity of Silver Coin

Remarks about the Fair of the American Institute

Minute Mechanism

Picture Frame

The French Infernal Machine

Tanning a New Book

Improved Telegraph Instrument

Magnificent Donation

A Huge Man-of-war

British Association for the Advancement of Science

The Village of Piedmont, Va

Machinery and Tools as they are

Increased Use of Guano

Improvement in Woolen Rovings, &c

Meat Cutter

New Method of Making Shot

Railroad Car Brake

White's Patent Equalizing or Self-Adjusting Truck

Latent Ingenuity—Railroad Prizes

Machinery for Cuba

A Large and Small Wheel

Shawls

Industrial Fairs

Tremendous Excitement along the Wisconsin River

Recent Foreign Inventions

Reaping Machines

Opium Eating in New York

Marquette Lighthouse

Lloyd's

Silk Manufacture

The Planet Saturn with the Third Ring as seen through Craig's Great Telescope

Mechanics

Adulteration of Beer with Strychnine

Wild Jasmine for Fevers

The Chinese

Departments

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    To Correspondents

  • Recommended

    A Chapter of Suggestions, &c

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