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Improved Rock Drill

Medical Styptic Balsam

Extension of Patents by Congress

Statue to Franklin

The Wind of a Ball

The Art of Dyeing--No. 6

Hand Trucks

The Unfortunate Great Republic

Machine for Making Match Boxes

Pretended Artists

A New Stock Company

Recent Foreign Inventions

Window Blinds

Attraction--Motions of Bodies

The Minie and the American Expanding Bullets

Photographic Bills

Grafting the Lilac on the Ash

Improvements in Separating Gold

Improvements in Soldering

Currants Grafted on the Maple

Machine for Making Brass Kettles

Improved Oscillating Engine

The Age of the World

The Ericsson

Saleratus in Bread

Wood Gas Controversy


Preparation for Boots and Shoes

A Cure for Scrofula

List of Patent Claims

Hydraulic Ram Challenge

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

Of Shamrocks and Science

Happy St. Patrick’s Day