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Artificial Formation of Minerals

An Irish Toad

A Powerful Fire Engine

A Great Gun

A Cheap Deodorizer

The Seconds of Eternity

The Atlantic Ocean Telegraph

Life Preservers

Boot and Shoe Sole Machine

Dummy Locomotives

Antidote for Strychnine

Water for Brooklyn

List of Patent Claims

Fire-Proof Boiler Rooms

Pear Tree Oil

Recent Foreign Inventions

Artificial Ears

Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

Mechanics Wanted

Improved Oil Cock

Important Patent Case--Page's Saw Mill

Improved Cotton Seed Planter

Hydro-Steam Engine

Atmospheric Propeller for Steamers

Drigg's Pianoforte Improvements


Recent American Patents

Paper and Paper Making

British and French Rifle Shooting

Notes on Patented Inventions--No. 17

Coke for Iron Smelting

Important Items

To Correspondents

Bones Soluble in Water

Destroying Pernicious Insects

English Patents

Signs of the Weather

The Value of the Telegraph to Railroad Companies

The Wrappings of the Mummies

American Clocks


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