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New War Ships for Japan

How to Build Catamarans

By Paddlefast

Tow and Jute Carding Engine

Detection of Small Quantities of Alizarine in Purpurine

By MM. E. Schunck and Roemer

Elastic Suspension Hammock

Hydraulic Mining in California


By J. Bowie

An Improved Psycho

Boiling and Bleaching Kiers

Heating Dye Vessels

Forging of Cheques and Bank-Notes by Photography

Lessons in Mechanical Drawing

By C. W. MacCord

Milk as Food

On the Preparation of Skeletons for Museum Purposes

By W. H. Flower


Absolute Electrometer of the Physical Society, London

The Honey Trade

By Andrew J. Lawson

Experiments on Production of Plants

Lithium, Czesium, and Rubidium

Chemical Society, London, November

By Gladstone

Metabromobenzenesulphonic Acid

By Alfred Thomas

The “Devil Beans” of Mexico

By J. W. A. Wright

Death of Mr. Rimington Wilson

The Albion Problem Tournament Of '56

New York Chess Club Tourney, 1861

Ben. S. Wash, of St. Louis

Lincoln County Chess Association

Steinitz and Devere, 1865


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