Pen-Cleaning Attachment for Inkstands.

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Patent for innovations in "pen-cleaning attachments for inkstands" (lines 9-10). It is a lip that extends past the top of ink-wells, and is meant to prevent blotting. The attachment is "an annular expansible body portion of spring metal adapted to be fitted in the mouth of an ink-well" (lines 93-95)

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

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Higgins, Pattillo May 4, 1897.

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  • Higgins, Pattillo Pattillo Higgins, of Beaumont, Texas, Assignor of two-thirds to Sidney A. Long and James L. Keith, of Same Place.

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  • Main Title: Pen-Cleaning Attachment for Inkstands.
  • Added Title: Pen Cleaning Attachment for Inkstands.

Description

Patent for innovations in "pen-cleaning attachments for inkstands" (lines 9-10). It is a lip that extends past the top of ink-wells, and is meant to prevent blotting. The attachment is "an annular expansible body portion of spring metal adapted to be fitted in the mouth of an ink-well" (lines 93-95)

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

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Application filed April 18, 1896. Serial No. 588,111. (No model.)

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  • May 4, 1897

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  • May 4, 1897

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  • April 18, 1896

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Higgins, Pattillo. Pen-Cleaning Attachment for Inkstands., patent, May 4, 1897; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth174603/: accessed November 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.