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Sealing Wax

Lime Water in Bread Making

Improvment in Sawing Machinery

Hobbs Awarded a Prize

The Rainbow Fire-Cloud

New England Railroads

Letter from the Secretary of the Navy—The French Exhibition

Three Cylinder Steam Engines

The Patent Office

The Arctic—An Investigation Demanded

Sewing Machines

Recent Foreign Inventions

Is the Human Stature Diminishing

Treatment of Lead, Silver and Copper Ore

Floating Batteries for the Baltic—Shot-Proof Iron Plates

A Great Gun

Mr. Laughlin's Patent Car Brake

Machinery for Making Cut Nails

Improvement in Railroads

Improved Ox Yoke

Improved Lifting Jack

Grinding Mill

Brick Machines

Steam Pumps

Railroad Cars

Patent Pin Papering Case

Wool and Woolen Manufactures

To Make Soft Water

The Effects of Fires on Business

Stationary Spy Glass

Models, Ocean Steamers

List of Patent Claims

Canada Thistle—Salt

Artesian Wells in California

Steel and Glass


Inventors, and Manufacturers

Preparation of Indigo in Central America

American Reapers

To Cure a Felon


History of Reaping Machines—No. 11


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December 09, 1854

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