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A Remarkable Raft

Improved Means for Buoying up Vessels

The Great August Storm

Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

The Electric Lighting Convention

Yellow Fever in Florida

Position of the Planets for September - 1888

An Improved Car Coupling

An Improved Corn Husker

An Improved Knife Cleaner

An Improved Auger

Improved Setting of Cultivator Plow Points

An Improved Reservoir for Cooling Ales, Etc.

An Improved Screw Tap

An Improved Fire Escape

An Automatic Water Trap for Cisterns

An Improved Lock-Clamp for Pipes

An Improved Cable Car Clutch

The Spiral Screw Driver

Economical Triple Compound Semi-Portable Engine

The Plague of Crickets in Algeria

The Polyparium Ambulans

Miscellaneous Inventions - September 1, 1888

Agricultural Inventions - September 1, 1888

Engineering Inventions - September 1, 1888

To Inventors - September 1, 1888


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    Business and Personal - September 1, 1888

  • Notes and Queries - September 1, 1888

  • Index of Inventions - September 1, 1888

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September 01, 1888

Of Shamrocks and Science

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