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Improved Single Balance Puppet Valve

The Tail of a Tadpole

American Mowing-Machines in England

Experiments with Turbine Wheels


Steam Carriages

Improvement in Steam-Boilers

How to Look Charming

Commercial Power of Cotton

Vegetable Leather

Protection from Lightning

Electric Light

A Cure for Lumbago

Strength of Wooden Water-Pipes

Sewing Machines

More Wonderful Than the Mammoth Cave


Death of a King

A Submarine Lantern Tested

Suggestions to Inventors

Red Lead and Graphite for Iron Ships

Selling Articles at Fairs

Photography and the Arts

Improved Grinding Mill, Corn-Sheller and Straw-Cutter Combined

The Fathers of Philosophy--V

Civilized Plagiarism

Very Important Decision


Cultivation of Fish

Bi-Sulphuret of Carbon Engine

Agricultural Colleges

The War

Foreign Summary--Metals and Markets

Prices of Foreign Metals, July 8

Patent Claims

Green's Secure Belt Coupling

Masury's Improved Paint Can

The Works of Nature

Clemmon's Hemming Attachment to Sewing-Machines


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July 30, 1859