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New Preparation of Cotton

Galvanic Decomposition of Water

File Cutting Machine

The First Effect of Hearing Restored

How Beans Climb

Advice to American Patentees Concerning Foreign Patents

A Diamond Mistake

A Copyright Trial

Pats on the Shoulder

Negative Wells

Making Rifles of Old Muskets

Which is the Best Saw Mill?--The Mulley

Steam Pile-Driving Machinery

A Rare Fossil

Manufacture of Glass in England

Labor-Saving Soap

How Wind Produces Cold

Geometrical Models

The Friction of Machines

Hand Printing Machine

Splendid Prizes.--Paid in Cash

Machine for Grinding Saws

Improvement in Steam Engines

The Days Before Coal

The Construction of Chimneys

Ancient and Modern Water Works and Tunnels

An Ether Steamship Burned

Opponents of the Woodworth Patent Extension

Mechanical Clarionet Player

Time, Space, and Power

The Philosophy of Fascination

The Clipper Races

Blue and Black Indelible Ink

Black Band Iron Ore

Tempering Steel Tools

Steam for Raising Ships

Another Metal Discovered

Sad Death of an Inventor

A Great Bell

Quetions for Solution

Photography in Paris

Old Silver Coin

London Mechanics' Institute

Important Patent Case

Giant Skeleton Found

Trial of a Railroad Conductor

To Bleach Sponge

Explosion of a Ship by Coal Gas

Important Items

Cure for Rheumatism


Literary Notices

Manny's Reaping Machine


New Seedling Strawberry

Renovating Furs

The Cochincal Plant


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December 06, 1856

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