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Features

Notes on Faience and its Manufacture

Frost and Yellow Fever

The Australian Exhibitions

The Site of the Great New York Exhibition

The Aniline Colors

The Bicycle as a Practical Road Vehicle

Interest-Bearing Notes

Is the Moon Inhabited?

Blasting by Compressed Air

Recent American Patents

A Novel Rotary Engine

Edison's Electro-Chemical Telephone

Premiums for Boys

Engineering Inventions

A Convenient Box for Artists

A New Carbureter

Improved Barrel for Breech-Loading Shot Guns

The Great Crab-Spider

New Agricultural Inventions

Gray Pottery

Old Homes Made New

To Inventors

Communications Received

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    Correspondence

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  • Notes and Queries

  • Index of Inventions

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April 26, 1879

Confronting Common Wisdom