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Broadway Railroad

Steamer Prize Model

The Great Republic

Horse Power, Actual and Nominal of Steam Engines

Chemical Action of Solar Radiations

American and English Inventions

Lightning Conductors

Recent Foreign Inventions

Foreman's Process for Raising Ships

Splendid Carriage for the Secretary of State

Instantaneous Black Ink

Supper in a Gasometer

Good Gum Paste

The Cincinnati Steam Fire-Engine

List of Patent Claims

Improvement in Pianofortes

Improvement in Rock Drills

New Watch Escapement

Furnace for Steam Boilers

Hot Air Again

Improvement in Seed Planters

Cooking Stove Improvement

Improved Fly Trap

Corn and Cob Mill

Protection for Carriage Springs

Hats Versus Heads

Improved Journal Box

Sewing Machine Troubles

Our Paper

Patent Office Report for 1852—No. 7

Discovery of a New Cave

Trial of Bridges at the Crystal Palace

Trial of Safes

An Editor Sick

Cristal Palace

Health and Oil


Manufacturers and Inventors

California Coal

To Cure the Grape Disease

Gilding—No. 4.

Improved Hand Drill


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December 10, 1853

Of Shamrocks and Science

Happy St. Patrick’s Day