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Animal Poke.

Animal Poke.

Date: May 17, 1892
Creator: Stracener, Upton W.
Description: Patent for a new and improved animal poke. This design "is to construct a device which may be secured to horses, cattle, and other animals, and which will effectually prevent fence-jumping, while at the same time allow the animal free use of [its] head and limbs, doing away with any tendency to cramp the wearer" (lines 17-23). It consists, "with bar and a means for suspending it beneath the animal's body and the bar, which is secured at its outer end to the animal's head, of a hinge to the opposite side of which the adjacent ends of the said bars are pivoted" (lines 78-83).
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Attachment for Cotton Plows.

Attachment for Cotton Plows.

Date: January 7, 1890
Creator: Collier, Johnathan T.
Description: Patent for a new and improved plow. This design consists, "with the plow-stock provided with a staple near the lower end of the standard, having an opening formed with a series of parallel sides, and a staple on the beam . . . consisting of a series of bails of the fender-plate rigidly secured to the rod, the lower end of said rod being formed in cross-section of a series of parallel sides, said end adapted to fit and be adjusted in said staple, the upper end of the rod being adapted to be adjusted in any one of the bails of the staple" (lines 7-18).
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Automatic Car Brake.

Automatic Car Brake.

Date: January 22, 1884
Creator: Miller, John D.
Description: Patent for a new and improved automatic car brake. This design "consists, first, in the combination of the draw-heads . . . connecting-rods . . . and a partially-rotating shaft provided with suitable slotted cams, which cams are attached to the brake-beams, so that when the draw-heads are forced inward or drawn out the brakes will move out of contact with the wheels; second, in the combination, with the slotted cams and a mechanism for moving them, of the rods which are connected thereto, and which pass through the brake-beams, the sliding sleeves, the springs, and the nuts" (lines 13-27).
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Car Coupling.

Car Coupling.

Date: August 12, 1890
Creator: Richardson, Samuel T.
Description: Patent for a new and improved coupling for railroad cars. This design consists in "[a] car-coupler having a hook formed thereon . . . an open recess in the rear thereof, pins or projecting supports adjacent to the recess . . . a trigger pivoted to the coupler and projecting beyond the hook, so as to support the link . . . independent of the coupler and adapted to pass over the hook" (lines 64-75).
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Churn.

Churn.

Date: January 19, 1897
Creator: Wright, William L.
Description: Patent for a churn with an improved dasher-operating mechanism. It simply and effectively combines a "rotary and reciprocatory movement to a churn-dasher to hasten the separation of the butter" (lines 11-13). The dasher is attached to a frame, and is operated through a crank. The churn rests on a platform also attached to the frame.
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Churn-Dasher.

Churn-Dasher.

Date: August 30, 1898
Creator: West, Edward B.
Description: Patent for a new and useful churn dasher, including instructions and illustrations.
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Churn-Dasher.

Churn-Dasher.

Date: August 30, 1898
Creator: West, Edward B.
Description: Patent for a new and useful churn dasher, including instructions and illustrations.
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Combination Harrow and Cultivator.

Combination Harrow and Cultivator.

Date: July 25, 1893
Creator: West, Edward B.
Description: Patent for a combined harrow and cultivator that can easily change between the two. It consists of a beam with front and back removable tooth-seats, handles, adjusting holes in the beam, a perforated plate on the top and bottom sides of the beam, pins, and a wedge-shaped key between the bar and a slot in a tooth.
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Cotton-Cleaner.

Cotton-Cleaner.

Date: May 9, 1893
Creator: Smith, Jonathan N.
Description: Patent for a simple and effective cotton cleaning machine that removes foreign matter from cotton before or after ginning. This enhances the cotton's worth and quality. The cotton will not get torn during this process.
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Cotton Gin Hopper.

Cotton Gin Hopper.

Date: January 20, 1883
Creator: Horne, Edward G.
Description: Patent for swinging adjustable breast for Cotton-Gin Hoppers designed to regulate the density of cotton. Accompanied by illustrations.
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