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History of the Parachute

Improvements in Linings for Steel Furnaces and Melting Vessels

A Famous Locomotive

Steam Fire Engine for Bombay

On the Transmission and Distribution of Power in Modern Ships

By Nabor Soliani

Improved Nut Tapping Machine

H. M. Cruisers Pique, Rainbow, and Retribution

The Manufacture of Liquors and Preserves

By J. De Brevans

The Untrustworthiness of Certain Photographs for Scientific Purposes

Plaster Busts from the Great Oasis

Milwaukee

Optical Projection

The Influence of Alcohol upon the Living Human System

By N. S. Davis

Nitrated Silk

By L. Vignon and P. Sisley

Oleomargarin

By G. C. Caldwell

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