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Paris Exhibition--The Facades of Annam, Persia, Siam, Tunis, Monaco, and San Marino

Pocket Life Buoys

The Heroes of the Pestilence

Silver Mining Here and Abroad

Corundum.--Its Occurrence and Distribution

Notes of Patent Office Decisions

The Captive Balloon-Apparatus for Testing the Strength of Materials

A Cabinet

Ancient Stand for Yule Log

The Raising of the Eurydice

Interesting Experiments with Lycopodium Seeds

Simple Electric Light Apparatus

By Geo. M. Hopkins

Method of Determining the Position of Vessels

The Neomorpha

Astronomical Notes

By Berlin H. Wright

Communications Received


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  • Business and Personal

  • Notes and Queries

  • New Books and Publications

  • Index of Inventions

  • Patents

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September 28, 1878

The Antidote to Anti-Intellectualism