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Improved Rock Drill

Medical Styptic Balsam

Extension of Patents by Congress

Statue to Franklin

The Wind of a Ball

Hand Trucks

The Art of Dyeing--No. 6

The Unfortunate Great Republic

Machine for Making Match Boxes

A New Stock Company

Pretended Artists

Attraction--Motions of Bodies

Recent Foreign Inventions

Window Blinds

The Minie and the American Expanding Bullets

Grafting the Lilac on the Ash

Photographic Bills

Improvements in Separating Gold

Improvements in Soldering

Currants Grafted on the Maple

Improved Oscillating Engine

Machine for Making Brass Kettles

The Age of the World

The Ericsson

Saleratus in Bread

Wood Gas Controversy


A Cure for Scrofula

Preparation for Boots and Shoes

Hydraulic Ram Challenge

List of Patent Claims

Patent Cases

Important Items



Inventors, and Manufacturers

History of Reaping Machines--No. 17

Not to Ridicule or Despise New Things

The Lancaster Gun

Similarity of the Toys and Games of Different Nations


  • Letters

    To Correspondents

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February 03, 1855

Confronting Common Wisdom