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Irving's Steam Boiler

Danger from the Comet

Cruelty to Animals in New York

Another Fire Annihilator Exploded

The Rice Crop

The Meteor

New York Railroads

Burning Fluid

A Juvenile Eroneaut

What our Readers think of the Scientific American

What is doing to the Ericsson?--Heat

Table Rock

Suspenders--Their Benefits

Our Steam Navy--The Princeton

List of Patent Claims

Bedonin Arabs Distanced

Tanning--Eaton's Short Process

Improved Hopper for Screw Machines

Improved Carriage Top

Extension of an Important, Patent

Extension Pencil Case

Tobacco Pressing Machine

The Missouri River

Setting Carriage Spindles

Railroad Signals

Inventions and Discoveries--Gutta Percha

Eight Years of Progress

The New York Sun

Our Title Page

Our Prizes

Our New Volume

Nothing Like India Rubber

Railway Horse Powers--Information Wanted

Crystal Palace

A Boomerang Propeller

Steam Gauges--Moreau's and Kuslinan's

To Correspondents

A Chapter of Suggestions, &C



Manufacturers and Inventors

Serious Steamboat Accident

The American Yacht Silvie Beaten

Foreman's Diving Bell

Heat and Comets

Improvement in Diving Bells

Improvement in the Manufacture of Iron


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    September 17, 1853

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