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Cotton-Stalk-Breaking Machine.

Cotton-Stalk-Breaking Machine.

Date: June 26, 1894
Creator: Grimland, Yeren & Ringness, John J.
Description: Patent for a simple and economical stalk breaking machine "which shall admit of the team straddling the adjoining row, and the driving wheel to run in the furrow or stubble" (lines 11-13). The driver sits on one side so they do not get hit with debris. The frame and stalk breakers mechanism are mounted on the running gear of a mower or reaper, and is easily disconnected.
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Hay-Press.

Hay-Press.

Date: June 26, 1894
Creator: Walton, Robert H.
Description: Patent for a hay-press that has a oscillating sweep-arm on the plunger so that the plunger's movements are minimized and the hay can be pressed faster.
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Banker's Daily-Balance Index.

Banker's Daily-Balance Index.

Date: April 30, 1895
Creator: Thomas, Thomas Parry
Description: Patent for a banker's daily-balance index meant to "promote the speed and accuracy of book-keepers in keeping the personal daily balance ledger in banking and other like business" (lines 9-12). The patent is for a piece of paper divided with ink into strips on the front and back.
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Clothes-Pounder.

Clothes-Pounder.

Date: August 14, 1894
Creator: Lewis, Nathan D.
Description: Patent for an improved clothes washer that is made up of a cylinder, a piston that is two disks attached together with notches and flared edges, and a packing strip in the groove of the disk edges.
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Tug and Hip Strap Attachment for Harness.

Tug and Hip Strap Attachment for Harness.

Date: September 1, 1885
Creator: Lain, John James
Description: Patent for a new and improved tug and hip strap attachment for harnesses. This design "relates to an improved tug and hip strap attachment for harness which shall admit of the rapid and convenient attachment or detachment of the horse or horses to or from the vehicle, and which, in case the animal becomes unruly, shall enable it to be instantly detached, thereby avoiding danger of accidents; and it has for its object to provide a device of this class which shall possess superior advantages in point of simplicity, durability, and general efficiency" (lines 22-32).
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Grain-Conveyer for Binders, &c.

Grain-Conveyer for Binders, &c.

Date: March 20, 1891
Creator: Schubert, George
Description: Patent for improvements in grain conveyers, making the folding arms of the conveyer automatic. Includes instructions and illustrations.
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Gear-Shifting Mechanism for Conveyers for Harvesters.

Gear-Shifting Mechanism for Conveyers for Harvesters.

Date: July 15, 1891
Creator: Schubert, George
Description: Patent for the combination of parts in gear-shifting mechanisms in harvesters and binders, making construction cheaper and simpler. Includes instructions and illustrations.
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Gear-Shifting Mechanism for Harvester-Conveyers.

Gear-Shifting Mechanism for Harvester-Conveyers.

Date: February 27, 1891
Creator: Schubert, George
Description: Patent for a locking-lever for the gear-shifting mechanism for harvester-conveyers. Includes instructions and illustrations.
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Grain-Conveyer for Binders, &c.

Grain-Conveyer for Binders, &c.

Date: February 17, 1891
Creator: Schubert, George
Description: Patent for improvements in grain conveyers by using a slotted platform with parallel walls on the sides, a conveyer-block having arms and friction-rollers that is moved by an endless chain in between the walls, a lever keyed on a shaft and two gears in constant mesh with each other; all these parts working together to creating a mechanism that drives the conveyers in either direction to accomplish the binding of the grains. Illustration is included.
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Device for Marking Live Stock.

Device for Marking Live Stock.

Date: October 27, 1891
Creator: Conine, Frederick B.
Description: Patent for improvement in devices for marking livestock by using steel blades either to cut or heated to burn the surface of livestock’s skin. (Lines 71-73) There is no mistaking the marks of one owner from those of another. (Lines 85-86) Illustration is included.
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