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Steam Power on Farms

Eastman's Steam Gauge

A New Anasthetic Agent

Preservation of Grapes

Preserving Fruits in their Own Juice

Back Numbers Wanted

The Crystal Palace

Recent Foreign Inventions

The Leviathan Steamship

The New Steamboat Law—Its Success in the West

Sea Sickness

Madder and Indigo

To the Manufacturers of Hoes

Burglar Alarm

Improved Capstan

Cast-Iron Interior Walls

Improvement in Knitting Machines

New Spoke Machine

Sawing Machine

Inclinometer or Level

Farmers' Heating and Steaming Apparatus

Railroad Verdict

State Room Railroad Car

Scientific Men Misrepresented

Table Moving, Spirit Rappings, and Science

Events of the Week

Let Knowledge Increase

Sewing Machines

Mechanics' Institutes, and Mechanics Calumniated

American Association for the Advancement of Science

The Great India Rubber Case

Who Feeds England

New Prospectus of the Scientific American

Steam Hod Carriers

Poetry and Science

The Egg-Shaped Vertical Boiler

Great Telegraph Cable


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