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A New Band Sawmill

Preparing for the Ice Crop

Fusible Safety Boiler Plugs

Wages in France and Germany

Successful Treatment of Cholera

Petroleum Geologically Considered


Mail Bag Catcher

Fire Extinguishing Apparatus

Bed Bottom Fire Escape

New Turret Ship Conqueror

Improved Sand Guard for Railways

An Improved Hand Air Condenser

New Gas Engine Pump

Natural History Notes

Sacred Egyptian Scarabæus

Improved Tricycle

Folding Basket

Mechanical Inventions

Engineering Inventions

Agricultural Inventions

Miscellaneous Inventions


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  • Business and Personal

  • New Books and Publications

  • Index of Inventions

  • Notes and Queries

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October 27, 1883

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