Hat and Towel Holder.

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Patent for a new and improved hat and towel holder. This design is "compris[ed of] a base-piece . . . having arms and a cylinder cast in one piece therewith, the arms and cylinder being arranged in a horizontal position near each end of the base-plate, and connected together at their outer ends by the vertical arm, and a plunger provided with the finger-piece having a coiled spring arranged in said cylinder, and adapted to bear against the base-plate to provide a support for the coat or towel" (lines 7-17).

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

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Mathews, William November 24, 1885.

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Patent for a new and improved hat and towel holder. This design is "compris[ed of] a base-piece . . . having arms and a cylinder cast in one piece therewith, the arms and cylinder being arranged in a horizontal position near each end of the base-plate, and connected together at their outer ends by the vertical arm, and a plunger provided with the finger-piece having a coiled spring arranged in said cylinder, and adapted to bear against the base-plate to provide a support for the coat or towel" (lines 7-17).

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

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 330,991, dated November 24, 1885. Application filed July 11, 1885. Serial No. 171,331. (No model.)"

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  • November 24, 1885

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  • November 24, 1885

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  • July 11, 1885

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Mathews, William. Hat and Towel Holder., patent, November 24, 1885; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth171134/: accessed November 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.