--The C. S. patent lard, tallow, or grease lamp, invented by Mr. D. Hagerty
, of this city, is one of the most valuable inventions for families that has yet been brought to the notice of the Southern
The lamp is composed of a tin cylinder, which fits upon an unright wooden stand.
At the upper end of the cylinder is a small tin table for holding the wick which is removable at pleasure.
The cylinder is filled with tallow or lard and placed over the upright stand.
When the wick is lighted it will burn ten hours, diffusing more light than a candle, and costing about one-fourth as much.
has patented his invention, and we are quite sure every family deprived of gas will look upon him as a public benefactor.