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Pooley's Automatic Grain Weigher

Great Reduction in Cost of Steam Power--Remarkable Results

Hydraulic Cements--Their Adaptability for Useful and Ornamental Purposes

A Paper, read before the Polytechnic Association of the American Institute by Adolph Ott. PART II.

Mineral Waters

Friction Gearing Versus Belts and Cog Wheels

The Allegheny Observatory

The Attraction of the Moon

By John C. Draper

The Modern Theory of Heat Applied to the Phenomena of Latent Heat, Combustion, Etc.

By P. H. Vander Weyde

Expose of the Tricks of the Davenport Brothers

By P. H. Vander Weyde

Lewis' Twine Cutter

Sterhydraulic Apparatus

Health and Disease

What is a Machine?

Poisoning by Antimony.--The Wharton Trial

The Agassiz Exploring Expedition--Interesting Results Already Obtained

Artificial Fuel

The Study of Alloys

The American Master Mechanics' Association

Loiseau's Compressed Fuel

Hall of the Franklin Institute, Philadelphia, December 19, 1870.

Applications for Extension of Patents

To City Subscribers - January 13, 1872

Recent American and Foreign Patents

Under this heading we shall publish weekly notes of some of the more prominent home and foreign patents.

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    Answers to Correspondents - January 13, 1872

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