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A Curious Pocketbook

Brick-Making Machine

The American Machinery and Inventions, Wanted Abroad

Scientific Traveling Expeditions

The Best Christmas Gift

Cuca as a Strength Sustainer

30-Ton Steam Hammer

Stevenson's Suspension Railway

The Uchatius Bronze Steel Gun


Producing Cutting Edges for Tools and Instruments

By Joshua Rose

Improved Stand for Smoothing Fabrics

Stoy's Improved Gasket

Portable Hoisting Engine

The Fringed Birthwort

A Curious Hybrid

Notes of the Patent, Decisions of the Courts

Wants and Business Inquiries

Communications Received


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    New Books and Publications

  • Business and Personal

  • Index of Inventions

  • Notes and Queries

  • Patents

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December 29, 1877

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