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Paris Exhibition of 1878

Official Trial of Plows

Poplars as Lightning Conductors

Sheep Raising in Montana

The Grape Crop of California

T. C. Eastman, Meat Exporter

By James Parton

The Cruising Canoe “Jersey Blue”

By W. P. Stephens

Oriental Style as Applied to Fabrics

Whaling Rocket Trial

The Cleveland (Ohio) Viaduct

The Proposal to Flood Sahara

Electro Brassing and Bronzing

Waterproof Soles

A New Method of Decorating Porcelain with Gold

Herring'S Printing Telegraph

New use of Electricity

Constipation—Its Successful Cure by Cascara Sagrado

By F. Gundrum

Effect of the Motion of the Air within an Auditorium upon its Acoustic Qualities

By W. W. Jacques

Fluid Extract Cascara Sagrado

By Wilson J. Bean

Button Bush

By A. J. Roe

A Proposed “Index Medicus”

American Silk Velvets

Signs of Social Progress

Conia in Anise-Seeds

Skin Grafting

By G. w. Garrison

Pituri—The Narcotic of the Australians

One Hundred Choice Household Receipts

Pipe Wood

How the Alps Were Formed


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    February 22, 1879

    Science for the Modern World