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Natural Philosophy-Continued.

| Paving with stones....

...........
The theory of heat..........

Pendulum...........
Magnetism and electricity....

15 Peninsular war...............

..... 323
Chemistry......

Pens..........

..... 284
Nature.................

Pension Office................

....... 184
- the forces of............

Peritonitis...........
Naval armament...............

........ 213 Perpetual motion... .......
Naval expenditure.......................... 211 Perseverance..................

..... 379
Naval history, American.....

| Persia, history of......................... ... 127
Naval strength (diagram)................ 167 | Perspiration ............................

...... 422
Navies of the world........ ......... 178 Pertussis...........

... 419
Navy Department......................

Peru, history of...........
Near-sightedness.......

Pharyngitis, acute......................
Nebulæ and star-clusters..

- chronic granular. ........
Nebular hypothesis.........

38 Phenomena, physical and chemical..........
Necessaries, comparative prices of.......

Philadelphia riots.......................
Needles ................................

Phonograph..............................13,
- See Note.

Phosphorescence...........................
Neptune, the planet .....................

Phosphorus..............................
Nervous system................

436 Photographs........................
diseases of the.........

Photophone ........................
* Nervous temperament......
.... 386 Phrenology..........

.... 382
Netherlands, history of the.................. Phrenological organs, chart of...........

... 389
Neuralgia.........
.......... 429 Phthiriasis..........

...... 422
Newspapers........................... 213, 284 Physical geography................
Newton's law of gravitation................. 22 Geology.......................
Nicknames of States and Territories.......... 213 The six eras of creation..............
Nicotine...................................

The geologic ages............
Noms de plume, dictionary of..............

The earth's surface.................
Norway and Sweden, history of.........

....... 104 Volcanic phenomena..........
Nubia, history of..........

..... 131 Land and water.....
- , map of......

... 115 The air .........
Nullification ordinance...

............ 284

Climate.....
Winds and weather..............
The animal kingdom ............

Ethnology .................
Ocean.... ............................ ..... 61 Animal and vegetable life. ..............
Oceanica, history of......................... 135

Minerals and metals....................
- , map of.............................. Physicians, number of.....................

... 216
Oceanic movements............

Physiognomy, or face-reading.............

.... 385
Oceans, superficial extent of.

Physiognomy, comparative......
Omnibuses.

Physiology and Medicine.
Opera-glass.....

The mechanism of the human body...... 395
Opium........................

Combustion and heat........ ...... 395
Optics........................

Oxidation and animal heat..............
Organs....................................

Power and life due to heat. .............
Ostend manifesto......

The digestive organs....................

... 397
Oxidation and animal heat................... 396 The mouth...........................
Oysters....
.............. 439 The teeth......

....... 398
The stomach............

............ 398
The intestines......................
The liver. .......

.... 399
Pagans, number of..........
. ........ 202 The pancreas......

.... 400
Palestine, history of.........................

The process of digestion...............
Palpitation of the heart.....................

Diseases of the digestive organs. ........
Pampas.................................

Mumps................................
Pancreas.................................

Acute tonsilitis--Quinsy................. 401
Paper....................................

Acute pharyngitis--Sore throat-Cold.... 401
- hangings ..........................

Chronic granular pharyngitis — Clergy-
- money.... ........................

man's sore throat.......... .. ......... 401
Paper. See also Currency.

Dyspepsia...........

.......... 401
Paraguay, history of........................ Polyphagia — Excessive appetite - Glut-
Parallax............

tony........
Paralysis. ...........

Polydipsia-Excessive thirst.............
- infantile ........

Dipsomania ............................
Parties in the U. S. (diagram)... .........

Inanition-Starvation ..................
Pascal's law......

Gastritis-Inflammation of the stomach..
Patent Office.....

Ulcer of the stomach........
Patent-right law........

Cancer of the stomach...

.... 405
Paths of life............... ...............

Diarrhoea.....

hysiology and Medicine-Continued.

Summer complaint.......... ............ 405
Enteritis-Inflammation of small intestine 40s
Dysentery-Inflammation of large intes-

tine ................................. 406
Constipation-Costiveness.............
Colic....................
Cholera morbus......

... 407
Cholera infantum. ................... .. 409
Epidemic cholera......................

Prevention of cholera................
The circulatory organs and the blood.....
Absorption ..........

.... 409
The heart and blood vessels...........

.... 410
Diseases of the heart.........

... 413
The blood................

...... 413
Diseases of the blood......

...... 414
The respiratory organs....................
The lungs..............

... 415
The mechanism of respiration...........
Movements of respiration.............
Diseases of the respiratory organs......
Cold-Catarrh-Bronchitis......... ... 417
Catarrh..................

... 418
Acute laryngitis........... ..... 418
Disease of vocal cords...........

........... 418
Bronchitis........................
Pertussis-Whooping cough.......... ... 419
Asthma.......

... 419
Pleurisy..........

... 419
Pneumonia .............

..... 420
The excretory organs..........

.... 420
The kidneys.............

... 420
Diseases of the kidneys...

... 421
The skin................

... 422
Diseases of the skin..................... 422
Phthiriasis-lousiness................... 422
Scabies-The itch......................
Tinea trichophytina-Ringworm.........
Acne............

... 423
Eczema-Salt rheum.................. ... 423

Erysipelas............................
The muscular system................. ...... 424
The bones.................

... 425
Diseases of the bones.....

..... 425
Rickets...................
Deformity from clothing...............

Deformed feet..........................
The nervous system......

... 426
Diseases of the nervous system........ .. 429
Neuralgia .........

.. 429
Convulsions.
Epilepsy ..............
Paralysis............

... 430
Insomnia.............................

... 431
Insanity................................
The eye................................. 431
Anatomy of the eye..................... 431
Physiology of the eye. ..... ............ 434
Errors of refraction and accommodation.. 435
Diseases of the eye and their treat-
ment........

.......... 436
The ear.......... ...............

Anatomy of the ear, .........
Physiology of the ear.......

Diseases of the ear and their treatment... 439
Fevers................................... 440

Typhoid fever.......................... 440
Typhus fever........................... 441
Malaria fever-Intermittent fever-Ague. 441

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Physiology and Medicine-Continued.

Scientific department-Continued.
Remittent fever........................ 442

Physics.
Yellow fever............................

442 Quarantine................................: 172 Chemistry...... .....
Rubeola-Measles .....................

Quicksilver......................

........... 285

Astronomy..............................
Variola-Small-pox. ....................

Quinine.................................... 217 Physical geography....................
Varioloid............................... Quinsy..................................... 401 Scotland, history of.....................
Vaccination-Cow-pox................... 443 Quotations, dictionary of.................... 510 - map of..............................
Vericella-Chicken-pox..................

Seas.......................................
Scarlatina - Scarlet fever..... ...... 444

Seasons....................
Diphtheria............

- , change of................
Rheumatism .......................

Rabbits......

...... 217 Secretaries of the Interior............... • 185
Races of mankind.....

of the Navy...........
Emergencies ...........................

...... 178
6 Radiation of heat...........................
Hemorrhage. .........................

- of State..........

.......... 170
Accidents............................. Railroads, history of.............

- of the Treasury ..................

........ 172
Bites and stings.........................

Railway mail service......................

...... 181
- of War...........................

...... 175
Burns, scalds and frost-bites............. - signal code.......................... Sedan chairs...............................

... 285
Suffocation-Drowning......

Railways............ .............217, 226 Self-reliance.....................
Poisoning.
Rain.........

Senate............
........

.... 188

.............
Fainting......

Rainbow...........

... 13 September massacres.......... ............ 324
Sunstroke .......
....... 448 Rainfall, average annual............

Serfs.............

..... 220
Posological table-Doses of medicines..... Rank in the army and navy........

Servia, history of............. ........ .. 122
Pianoforte........

Receipts and expenditures U. S. government. 194 Seven Years' War..........................
Pig iron statistics............................ Reflection of light.......................... 13 Sewing machine............................
Pilgrims, landing of the..................... Refraction of light.......................... 13 Sex, proportion of, to population.............
Pins.........
285 | Registered letters........................... 180 Sextant...................................

.. 285
Pistols..............

.................
285 | Reign of terror............................. 323 Shay's Rebellion............................

... 285
Pitch and tar........... ............ 285 Religion........... ..............66, 217 | Sheep......................................
Plagues, remarkable, of modern times....... Religions in the U. S..

Sheep barn, design for........

... 482
Planets, the.........

of the world........................

Siam, history of...

...... 130
Plaster of Paris....
Remittent fever...

Sicilian Vespers..........

... 325
Plethora...........
Reptilian age.........

Sick headache..........

... 401
Pleurisy...............................

Republican party..............
285 Sickness, ratio of..................

.. 220
Pneumatics................................
Respiration, the mechanism of..........

Signal Service....................
Pneumonia................................. Respiratory organs........................

Silk production..........................
Poetical quotations, dictionary of............ - diseases of........................ | Silurian age.............................
Poisoning............
Resumption of specie payments...........

Silvas.....
Political parties..............
Rheumatism, acute articular.......

Silver.......................... ....215, 220
Polydipsia.....

- chronic..

Simoon...................
Polyphagia.............

- , inflammatory...................

Siphon........................

12
Population, center of...........
Ribbon looms......

Sirocco, the.............
- , comparative density of.
198 Rice production........................... 217

Skin, diseases of the.................. ... 422
of U. S, proportions of.
199 Rickets...... ............................

Slavery.........................
-, statistics of..................... .216, 236 Rivers.................................

- See also Serfs.
Porcelain............

285 - , length of.......................... Sleeping-cars................................
Portugal, history of.......................... Rocks...... ......................... Small-pox..................................
Posological table............................ 449 Roman Catholic church.................... 217 - statistics of..........................
Postage, rates of............................ 181 Roman Catholics, distribution of.. ........ Snow...

... 285
- stamps .............................. 180 Roumania, history of..............

Soap........................ ......... 385
Postal cars .............
Rubeola.............

Sodium........
Postmasters, duties and commissions of... Ruling-machines.

Shipping statistics................
Postmasters-General...........
........... Russia, history of............

Soil as affecting climate...................
Post-office Department......................
Rye............

Solar prominences...............
Post-office, origin of.......................,

Solar system, the...........
- work of the.........................

Solids, liquids and gases.....................
Potassium...

Solstices...........

.............27
Pottery.....
Saddles..........

Sore throat...... ......

...... 401
Poultry.................................... Safety-lamp.............

-, clergyman's............ ........ 401
Poverty not an obstacle to success............ Saltpeter....

Sound.......

..... 12
Prairies..........
Salt rheum............

South African Republics.....................
Precious metals, statistics of......
s 01......... ......
Salts...........

South Sea bubble.....

.... 324
Pre-emption of public lands................ | Sanguine temperament.................

Spain, history of............................
Presbyopia.............

San Marino, history of.....

| Speaking trumpets.......................
President of U. S., duties of, etc............ Saturn, the planet........................ Specific gravity.......................... ... 108
Printing...........................
| Savages..................................

Spectacles..................................

.. 285
Prose and poetical quotations................ Saws......

Spectroscope..............
Protestants, distribution of.......
203 Scabies.....................

423 / Spherical aberration of light.......... ....... 13
Ptolemaic system........
21 | Scalds............

447 Spinning wheel ..........
Pulley.........
........ 10 | School statistics...............

.... 207 Spirit level.............
Pumps ........
.........12, 283 Scientific department.......

.. 5 Sprains........
Pyramids......

........917, 285/ Natural philosophy.......... ..... 7 | Springs.................

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Starvation................................. 403 statistics............ .............221, 228 Vocal cords, disease of...........
Stings of wasps and bees.................... Telephone ............... ..............12, 285 Volcanic islands............
Stomach, the................................ - statistics of........ .......... 228 phenomena................
- , cancer of..........
...... 405 Telescopes...............

285 Volcanoes...
- inflammation of..............
Temperaments ...........

Voltaic electricity.........
-, ulcer of the.......

- combination of.

386 Voltaic pile.

taic pile..........
Strangulation......
Temperature and climate.....

Vulcan, the planet. .......
Stamp act.........

Temperature, variations of ................
Stamps, postage.....

Territory, acquisition of......................
Standard time..........

Tides...................................31, 63
Starch, percentage of in grain................ Time......... ............................. 40 Wages and cost of living .

224
Star clusters............
..... 38 - comparative diagram................. 229 Wall-papers.........

285
Star-maps.......

......43,
- standard..........

...... 232 War, cost of................................ 224
Stars, distance of the...........

- See also Fast Time.

, losses by............................
-, double and multiple............

| Tinea tricophytina......
..... 423 War Department...........................

.. 173
-, fixed.............

Thermometer....

........14, 724, 285 | War-ships..................................
how named and numbered........ Thirst, excessive (polydipsia)................ 403 Washington city government..............

169
-, names of the principal...........
Thread..................................... 285 | Watches.........

.. 185
-, new and variable....................
Thunder.................................. Water..........

......61, 325
- proper motion of the...............
Tobacco, introduction of...................

- evaporation of......................
State department..........................

statistics of........................
Water-power...........

... 225
Statistical department.....................
Tonsilitis, acute...........................

Water-mills .....

... 285
Statutes of the United States................ Topophone...........................

Waters, inland .........
St. Bartholomew, massacre of.... .......... Tornadoes............................

Water-spouts .............
Steam power, statistics of ............. ..... 211 Torricelli's experiment...............

Waves....................................
Steam engine........................... 285 Trade-winds............

Wealth of nations......................
Steel..........
Transit (astronomy)........

Weather...........
statistics.........................
Treasury Department .................

Weather-cocks...............

... 285
- tensile strength of................ Triple alliance, the.................... 324 | Wedding anniversaries............. .... 325
Steppes................................
Tug-boats............................

Weight and stature of man.......... ... 325
Stereotype printing......................

Turkey, history of....................... Weight of various substances..............
Stirrups.......
Typhoid fever... .....................

West Indies, map of.................... ... TIO
Strength, comparative scale of...........

Typhoon....................
64 Wheat statistics......

... 214
Suffocation.....

...... 447
Typhus fever..........

.. 441 Wheel and axle.........................
Sugar ........

Whirlpools......
Sugar production...

Whirlwinds.....
Suicide statistics......................

White House.............................
Summer complaint..........
Ulcer of the stomach......

Whooping cough...................... .... 419
United States, growth of....
Sun.........................

Wild-fire..........................

.... 285
- apparent motion of the.............

history of.........

Winds and weather..............
Sunday-schools.......

- map of.........

Winds as affecting climate...............
Sun-dials................................

-, population of......

Wind, velocity and pressure of...............

.. 225
Sun-spots...............................
United States of Columbia, history of........

Wine. See Alcoholic Liquors.
Sunstroke.........
Uranus, the planet......

Wire-drawing...............................
Supreme Court.......
Uruguay, history of......................... 88

Women workers............................
Sweden, history of. .....................

Woolen cloth. ..............................
Switzerland, history of...........

V

World, map of the.......................... 117
Synonyms and antonyms, dictionary of....... 291
Vaccination.............................285, 443

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Vacuum-pans... ........................... 14

Variola..................................... 443
Tarifi and internal revenue............
Varioloid..................................

| Yellow fever................................ 442
Tariff, general average of importations......
Vegetation...................

Yellowstone National Park... .............. 285
Taxation....

285 Velocity............
Tea.........
285 Venezuela, history of........

z
statistics......

Ventilators.
Teachers, average pay of.............. 207 Venus, the planet.........

25 Zodiac.....................
Teeth..................

208 Vericella.................................

.......... 444 Zodiac constellations.........
Telegraph, electric.......................17, 205

............................. 285 | Zodiacal light.............................. 35
-, mechanical.......................... 285 | Vital temperament.......................... 386 | Zoology.............

... 208

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