Device for Marking Goods.

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Patent for a new and improved price tag. This design "consist[s] of a strip of ductile metal or any other material comprising a tapering finger, having a pointed hook or prong at its outer end and a square or rectangular plate integral with the tapering finger" (lines 96-100). It it further "provided on three sides with overturned edges or flanges and on the fourth side with a raised shoulder or offset adapted to form a stop for the removable marking-tag, so as to hold the same in place removably" (lines 1-5).

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

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Brown, Sampson H. May 3, 1892.

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Patent for a new and improved price tag. This design "consist[s] of a strip of ductile metal or any other material comprising a tapering finger, having a pointed hook or prong at its outer end and a square or rectangular plate integral with the tapering finger" (lines 96-100). It it further "provided on three sides with overturned edges or flanges and on the fourth side with a raised shoulder or offset adapted to form a stop for the removable marking-tag, so as to hold the same in place removably" (lines 1-5).

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

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 474,079, dated May 3, 1892. Application filed July 13, 1891. Serial No. 399,317. (No model.)"

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  • May 3, 1892

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  • May 3, 1892

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  • July 13, 1891

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Brown, Sampson H. Device for Marking Goods., patent, May 3, 1892; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth173044/: accessed November 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.