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Improved Rope-Making Machine

Curiosities of Human Food

Steam Traveling on Ice

American Influence Abroad

Lake and Ocean Navigation

Facts about Cotton

Boilers of Steamboats

To Rescue Persons on Fire

New Slitting Machine

Is Electricity Hydrogen or Iron?

Constantinople Enlightened

Cocoa Oil

Canals versus Railroads

Another Turn in our History

Young's Coal Oil Patent

The Atlantic Cable Again


Museum of Woods

Fuel for Locomotives

Evaporation and Decomposition of Water

An Interesting Relic

Something Useful about Clay

Sewing Machine Patent Cases


Inventors, Millwrights, Farmers and Manufacturers, Fourteenth Year

New Patent Lock

Experiments with Belting


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