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The Cañons of the Colorado

[Compiled from the Report of Prof. J. W. Powell, Geologist, in charge of the G. and G. Survey of the Territories]

Compounding a Horizontal Engine

Pipes for Plumbing

By T. M. Clark

H. M. S. Iris

The New Steamboat Grand Republic

Double Rudder and Movable Propeller Steamship

By Captain Sadler

The Society of Telegraph Engineers

Cotswold Sheep

The Kittatinny Blackberry

By E. Williams

Management of Turkeys

The Tsetse

Subterranean Forests and Mesquite Thicket

Poison for Red Spider

Movable Sheep Shelter

Definite Conclusions of Science—Our Earth Motionless

A popular lecture proving that our globe neither rotates upon its axis n., around the sun.—Delivered at Berlin

By Madame Blavatsky and Shcepfer

Photo-Chromo Pictures

Photographing Interiors

By E. Lacan

An Italian Chimney Piece

Silvering Glass

Gastrotomy

Lectures on Paralysis and Convulsions as Effects of Organic Disease of the Brain

Delivered at BeUevue Hospital Medical CoUege, New York.

By C. E. Brown-Sequard

Amputation of Arm Without Ligatures

By R. H. Milner

Solidification of Ether

Loss of Brain Substance, With Recovery

By M. G. Parsons

Estimation of Caseine and Fat in Milk

Determining Potassa

By A. Carnot

The Vibrations of Matter and the Waves of the Ether in the Act of Ebullition

By M. Fav*amp*eacute;

The Vibrations of Matter and the Waves of the Ether in Sight

By M. Fav*amp*eacute;

The Chemical Composition of Californian Wines

By W. Ivison Macadam

Extraction of Gallium

By Lecoq D.E. Boisbaudran and E. Jungfleisch

Chess on a Large Scale

Cochrane vs. Staunton

Frank Healy of London

International Tournament

Scientific American Chess Record

Solutions to Problems

The Detroit Free Press Tourney

The Fourth Meeting of the British Chess Association 1857

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