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Improved Combination Planer

The Origin of Coal Oil

Writen for the Scientific American

American Engineers' Association

[Reported expresaly for the Scientific American.]

Loss of Life by Steamboats in 1860

Explosions—Signals

The Naval Commission upon the Expansion of Steam-What they Propose to do

Romance of the Steam Engine

NUMBER I

Iron and Steel Improvements

The Polytechnic Association of the American Institute

Reported expressly for the Scientific American

Improvements in Locomotives-Feed Water Heating

Talk with the Boys

Mortars for Building

Slaight's Improved Door Latch

Improved Water Wheel

Death of David Dale Owen

Waste Coal-Chance for a New Invention

Stimulants-Absinthe

Heat and Ventilation

Recent American Inventions

Closing of Volume III, New Series

Steel Steam Boilers

Practical Value of the Stereoscope

Suggestions from a Lady

Stirling's Hot Air Engine

Encasing Steam Boilers

Patent Claims - December 8, 1860

Money Received

Rates of Advertising

The Rise and Progress of Inventions

Prospectus of Scientific American

Goar's Improved Belt Shifter

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