Improved Anchor for Animals.

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Patent for improvement in animals’ anchor in which it allow the animals to graze without being twisted or wound up the rope by using the combination of a swiveled loop and a pivoted loop with each other, and a pin. “This pin is made with four wings, or radial longitudinal flanges, tapering to a point at its lower end and is readily forced into the ground, and easily drawn out, but will resist a very strong side-draught.” (Lines23-27) Illustration is included.

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

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Raiford, P. H. June 8, 1869.

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  • Main Title: Improved Anchor for Animals.
  • Alternate Title: Anchor for Animals.

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Patent for improvement in animals’ anchor in which it allow the animals to graze without being twisted or wound up the rope by using the combination of a swiveled loop and a pivoted loop with each other, and a pin. “This pin is made with four wings, or radial longitudinal flanges, tapering to a point at its lower end and is readily forced into the ground, and easily drawn out, but will resist a very strong side-draught.” (Lines23-27) Illustration is included.

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

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  • June 8, 1869

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Raiford, P. H. Improved Anchor for Animals., patent, June 8, 1869; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth165180/: accessed December 14, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.