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British Lifeboats

Steam Lifeboats.—An Opportunity for Inventors

The Raising of a Wrecked Steamship

Compressed Air for Lifeboats

The Ship Railway

Jackson, Tenn., January 2, 1886.

By J. J. Williams

Refrigerating and Ice-Making Machinery and Appliances

By T. Lightfoot

The Prevention of Naphthalene Deposits

The Purification of Water by Alum

By Peter T. Austen

Flame Contact.—A New Departure in Water Heating

By Thomas Fletcher

The Plumber as a Sanitarian

By William Halley

An Improved Method of Cable Working

By J. Ebel

Domestic Electricity

Cremation of Garbage

By John Zellweger

On Certain Properties Common to Fluids and Solid Metals

By W. Chandler Roberts Austen

Centenary of Parmentier


The Coloring Principle of Cotton Seed

On the Application of Human Excreta as Manure: The Deportment of Urea toward Soils

New Harbor on West Coast of India

Heart Beats

New Element of the Blood

Distribution of Power in Woolen Mill


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    Patents - July 17, 1886

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