Improvement in Cotton-Worm Destroyers.

Description:

Patent for "a new machine for removing the destructive cotton-worms from the cotton-plants without injury to the plants, and for destroying the worms," which "consists in the arrangement of a movable frame, which is by animals drawn over the fields to straddle the rows of cotton, and which is provided with brushes for sweeping the worms from the plants, and with jointed bottom pieces or slides, which crush them on the ground." (Lines 15-25) Includes instructions and illustrations.

Creator(s): Helm, Jackson
Location(s): United States - Texas - DeWitt County - Hochheim
Creation Date: May 20, 1873
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Usage:
Total Uses: 26
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Inventor):
Helm, Jackson

Jack. Helm, of Hochheim, Texas, Assignor to Himself and Charles Tim, of Same Place.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 20, 1873
  • Accepted: May 20, 1873
  • Submitted: November 16, 1872
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - DeWitt County - Hochheim
Description:

Patent for "a new machine for removing the destructive cotton-worms from the cotton-plants without injury to the plants, and for destroying the worms," which "consists in the arrangement of a movable frame, which is by animals drawn over the fields to straddle the rows of cotton, and which is provided with brushes for sweeping the worms from the plants, and with jointed bottom pieces or slides, which crush them on the ground." (Lines 15-25) Includes instructions and illustrations.

Note:

Specification forming part of Letters Patent No. 139,062, dated May 20, 1873; application filed November 16, 1872.

Physical Description:

[2], 1 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Cotton Worm Destroyers.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Texas Patents
Identifier:
  • PAT-NO: 139062
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth166862
Resource Type: Patent
Format: Text