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Machine for Making Sash and Blinds

Early History--The Society for Establishing Useful Manufactures-Alexander Hamilton -The First Cotton Mill and Print-Works

Removing Mildew from Clothes

India-Rubber Solvent

Coal and Health

Traveling Fast and Slow Over Bridges

The Effects of Smoking in France

The Manufacture of Axes

India-Rubber Flutes


Improvement in Carriage Hubs

The New Water-Gas Patent

Notes on Foreign Inventions

Magnetism Applied to Locomotive Driving-Wheels

Food and its Constituents

A Column of Interesting Varieties

Perry Davis' Buggy Boat

Interesting Patent Case

Hall's Refrigerating Apparatus

The Curiosities of the Sunbeam


The Tribune and Perpetual Motion

Fair of the American Institute

Weekly Summary of Inventions

Foreign Summary--News and Markets

Patent Claims

Murray's Stamping-Machine

Do Water-Wheels Run Faster by Night than by Day?


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October 29, 1859

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