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District Telegraphs

Ice Phenomena Explained

New Electric Conductor

Concrete Floors

Omnibus Cleanliness

Gas-light Tubes

Produce of Corn in Ancient Times

The Preservation of and Season to Cut Timber

The True Source of Information

To Make Cooped Hens Lay

Prizes for Inventions and Discoveries

Rope-Serving Machine

Church Heated with Gas

Substitute for Black Lead

The Aneroid Barometer

American Agricultural Implements Abroad

Dreadful Steamboat Explosion


New Steel Wire

Treating Flax

Indian Improvements

Young's Coal Oil Patent

Floods--Embanking Rivers

Mourning Customs

Barbarous Sanitary Law

Browning Gun Barrels

Effect of Climate on Nations

Improved Heating Arrangement

A Case of Illness

Feeding Coals to Fires

Cracks in Bells

The Gorilla--A Natural Curiosity

Auriferous or Gold Quartz

Improved Seed Planter

A Word to our Baltimore Subscribers

Fixing Chalk Drawings



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March 12, 1859

Of Shamrocks and Science

Happy St. Patrick’s Day