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Chinese Artificial Breeding of Fish

Keeping Flies off Gilding

Improved Heater

Old Tanned Hides

The River Amoor

Improved Pliers

To Clean Light Colored Kid Gloves

Gas on Steamboats

One Cord of Wood on a Locomotive

Curious Experiment

List of Patent Claims

Mine Water for Boilers

New Kind of Bread

Spontaneous Ignition of Sawdust

New Old Paddle Wheels

Faraday on Silvering Glass

On Water Wheels

Recent Foreign Inventions

A Tall Chimney

Saving Fuel

Highly Important

Inspector's Report of the Explosion on the Empire State

New Lathe Chuck

Bad Barometers

Photograph of the Moon

Blister Flies in Texas

Improved Gas Stove

The Charter Oak Down

Cheap Disinfectants

The Awzune--Explanation of Steam Boiler Explosions

Errors in Engineering

Recent American Patents

American Association for the Advancement of Science--No. 1

Pavements and Health

Trial of Reaping Machines in France

Notes on Patented Inventions--No. 19

Bronze Powder

To Correspondents

Important Items

Improving Iron--Nickel

Clarifying Lard Oil for the Hair

A Manufacturer made a Peer

English Patents


A New African Grain

A Subterranean Reservoir

Mosaic Gold


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    August 30, 1856

    Of Shamrocks and Science

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