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Improved Box Engine

Bourne's Patent Governor

Institution of Civil Engineers, London

Ferdinand De Lesseps

Water in Steam

Measurement of Water Mechanically Suspended in Steam

By Palamede Guzzi

A New Iron Steamship

Improved Thrashing and Finishing Machine

Compound Hydraulic Cotton Press

Mining in Arizona and in Mexico

Coal-Cutting Machinery

Miscellaneous Items

Lighting of Railway Carriages

Improved Velocipedes or Manumotive Carriages

The Lowe Gas Process at Baltimore—the Consumers' Mutual Gaslight Co

Proposed Lodge, Etc., Recreation Ground, Sydenham

Machines and Tools for Working Metal, Wood, and Stone, at the Philadelphia Exhibition

By John Anderson

Method of Recovering Indigo, Cochineal, Madder, and Other Coloring Matters from Wool or Woolen Fabrics

By Sanceau and Meleville

Economy in Indigo

Valuation of Cements

By W. Michaelis

Use of Glycerine

By M. H. Herberger

The Adulteration of Ground Madder and its Preparations

Progress of Telegraph Engineering

By C. W. Siemens

Lontin's Dynamo-Electric Machines

Physical Society, London

Field Telegraphy

Destruction of Submarine Cables

A Constant Daniell Cell

Wheatstone's Violoncello

The Modern Telescope

By J. Norman Lockyer

Development of Carbon Prints

By M. Lamy

Chemicals Used in the Various Picture- Making Processes: Their Manufacture and Their Properties

By John L. Gihon

Curious Electrical Conditions of Collodion

Removing Tin from Tin Scraps

Iridium and Osmium

Cystinuria

By A. Niemann

Chemical Society, London

The Density of Liquid Oxygen

Test for Elaterin

By David Lindo

Organic Matter in Potable Water

By G. Bischof

Insufficient Supply of Lime

By J. Forster

Rabies in Dogs

Remarkable Effects of Plaster and Clover

Scientific American Chess Record

Solutions to Problems

By Herr Meyer

The Lowenthal Bequest and Problem Tournament

Ben. R. Foster, of St. Louis

Chess by Correspondence

Correspondence Games.—Liverpool vs. Armagh

Italian Problem Tournament of 1876

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