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Atlantic Telegraph

Bad Place for Doctors

Improvement in Miter Boxes

Baking Ham

Robinson's Hand Cultivator

Ships Windlasses

The Use of Chloroform

Florida Sea Island Cotton

On the Occurrence of Fossil Bones in the Auriferous Alluvium of Australia

Improved Boring Machine

The Art of Dyeing--No. 18

Gas Regulator

Recent Foreign Inventions

Wallis' Patent Paddle Wheel

Discoveries in Old Sidon

Lateral Motion of the Earth

Chemistry of Steam and Iron

Letter From Mr. Worthington

The Mexican Snake Bird

Carhart's Melodeons

Stud Fastener

Worcester Mechanics Association

Life Preserving Doors and Partitions

Gas Cooking Stove

Turning the Leaves of Music Books

New Hay Press

New Rotary Engine

Occultation of Venus

Wonderful Bone

Agricultural Implements

Clay for Fuel

Paddle Wheels

Commissioner From Rhode Island

Plans of the New City Hall

Uniform Weights and Measures

Camels for the Western Wilderness

The Street Sweeping Machines

Hotchkiss' Tramblock

Stupendous Railroad Bridge

To the Editor of the Scientific American

List of Patent Claims

Crops in Tennessee

Inferior Gold Coins

Internal Transportation and Travel

Important Items

Gamboge

Curious Essence

History of Reaping Machines--No. 29

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April 28, 1855

Confronting Common Wisdom