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Improved Wood Planing Machines

Extensive Flour Mills

Wild Fruits in Australia

Good Shooting

On Preserving Fruit

To Pay Out a Submarine Cable

Hussey's Reaper and Atkins' Automatic Raker

American Prizes at the Paris Exhibition

Health Seekers

How to Attack Fortifications

Fatal Submarine Experiment

Read's Patent Screw Wrench

Glazing of Sheet Iron

Brown's Patent Sounding Instrument

Improvement in Entry Lamps

Reminiscences of the Paris Industrial Exhibition. No. 3

The Mechanical Department

Second Week

Progrees of Useful Science

Match-Making Machines

Lathes for Wood Work

Steam Power at the Palace

Weighing Machines

Gas Engine

Life Boats

The Cloud Engine

Improved Plane Iron

Machine for Splitting Kindling Wood

The Lazy Man's Bedstead

Important Items


Improvement in Tailors' Measures

Side Propellers

Reading in Railroad Cars Dangerous


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October 27, 1855

Confronting Common Wisdom