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China and the Chinese

Improvement in Glassware Presses, Harvester Cutter Bar

The Manufacture of Paper—Paper Made from Rags

Pulex Irritans in Harness

Something New in Mechanics


Transmission of Power

By William S. Auchincloss

Cadmium and Its Uses

By C. A. Joy

Poor Time—How to Doctor Disabled Clocks

Grants Versus Patents

Wood and Concrete Pavements

Have the Mechanical Applications of Steel Reached Their Limit?

Railway Consolidation

Gas From the Light Hydrocarbons

What is Matter?

Starch and Its Adulterations

Hints on the Burning of Anthracite Coal

Diversity of Springs at Saratoga—New Discoveries

Editorial Summary

Manufacturing, Mining, and Railroad Items

New Publications

The Exhibition of the American Institute

Recent American and Foreign Patents

Answers to Correspondents

Official List of Patents

Applications for Extension of Patents


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