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Substitute for Common Brick

Machine for Skiving Boot Counters

The Oyster Crop of Baltimore

The Governor

Large Ships—Conflagration

Introduction of the Potato into New England

Imponderable Agents—No. 5

Recent Foreign Inventions

List of Patent Claims

The Newly Discovered Sea Bank

Machine for Turning Spokes


Improved Metal Drill

Improved Joint for Air Heating Pipes

Gold Resources of America

Hot Air Furnaces

Cutting and Grinding Corn Stalks

Corn Harvesters

Apparatus for Condensing Smoke

Patent Extension—New Rule

Fresh Isabella Grapes in January

Candles Made from Minerals and Turf

The Prizes Again

The Water Ram

Patent Plotters and Congress

Renewal of Colt's Patent

Crystal Palace

Agricultural Power Machines—The American Threshing Machine in Europe

A Chapter of Suggestions, &C


Manufacturers and Inventors

Railroad Artesian Well

Another Great Railroad Project

Cotton Seed

Darien Ship Canal Exploration

Meteorological Calculations


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January 14, 1854

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