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The Traveling Electric Light

November Meteors

Substitution of Steel for Iron

Ostrich Farming in This Country

Decisions Relating to Patents

Tobacco in France

Butter Box

Electric Fire Alarm


The Electro Dynamic Motor

The Re-Enforcement of Deficient Water Supply in Wells

By G. D. Hiscox

A Novel Russian Boat

Hydraulic Pile Driver

Ringed Adders Creeping Out from the Eggs, in the Berlin Aquarium

Patent Fence

Adjustable Pipe Wrench

Agricultural Inventions

Miscellaneous Inventions

Mechanical Inventions

Engineering Inventions


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  • Notes and Queries

  • New Books and Publications

  • Business and Personal

  • Index of Inventions

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November 10, 1883

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