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Improvement in Hand Planing, Teaching by Machinery, and more

Will the Coming Man Drink Wine?

Naval Defences

Designs for Modern Articles of Jewelry

Thuslow's Patent Sheaf Binder and Bag Tie

High Heels, Narrow Toes, and Other Absurdities of Fashion

Great Machine Tool-Makers

A New Registering Barometer

Simple Device for Roasting Coffee

Scarcity of Paper Material

Manufacturing, Mining, and Railroad Items

Recent American and Foreign Patents

New Publications

Answers to Correspondents

Optical Illusions

Trial of Hall's Automatic Electric Railway Signal

The Value of Experience in the Mechanical Arts

The Transatlantic Steamship Company

The Cattle Plague

Reform in the Patent Office

Changes in the Patent Office

Patents and Claims


Editorial Summary

Extension Notices


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September 02, 1868

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