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Economy in Working Railroad Trains

The Fast Voyage

Holmes' Patent Derrick

Fire Escapes

What is Flying?

Commissioner of Patent's Report for 1853

Lime Dust on Plants

Sick Headache

Scientific Memoranda

Rents in London

List of Patent Claims

Improved Lifting Jack

Ventilating Parlor Stoves

Threshing Machines

The Cart Before the Horse

Stave Machine

Screw Propellers

Seed Planters

Potato Digger

Machines for Felting Hats

City Dust--Merchants Growing Wise

A Great Railroad--New York and Erie

The Inventor of the Electro-Magnetic Telegraph

The Crystal Palace Mismanagement

The American Lock Not Picked

Report on the Machinery in the Crystal Palace

Interesting News Items

American Ships for England

Water Wheels--The Turbine--Article 2

The India Rubber Question

To Correspondents

Lowering Ship's Boats


Manufacturers and Inventors

Project of an Iron Tunnel under the Bed of the Ohio River

Supporting Table Leaves

War Steamers

Woolen and Cotton Mixed Goods

Burnt Lime as a Flux


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    April 01, 1854

    Confronting Common Wisdom