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Matrix-Molding Device

Description: Patent for improvements to matrix-molding devices, "and the object is to provide simple devices which are carried by the matrices or molding devices for forming rule retaining members which have angular grooves" (lines 14-17).
Date: September 12, 1913
Creator: Markwell, Andrew, E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Fastening Device

Description: Patent for Fastening Device which relates to "improvements in fastening devices and more particularly to latches and cooperating strikes such as used in fastening gates, etc. One object of my invention is to provide a strike for such latching means which is easily and quickly put in place, which is easily adjustable to different heights of the latching member, which is easily and quickly adjustable to different horizontal positions of the latching member, and which is so constructed that it is firmly but simply held in place in any of its positions" (lines 8-20).
Date: May 31, 1912
Creator: Torian, William H.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Projectile

Description: Patent for Projectile. "The present invention relates to projectiles and has particular reference to a shell which is adapted to be fired from a gun to penetrate the object aimed at and subsequently explode therein. An important object of the invention is to provide a projectile of the above mentioned character, so constructed so that the same will have a high armor penetrating efficiency and a very large explosive material carrying capacity, whereby the explosion of the shell subsequently to its penetration into or through the armor will be very disastrous" (lines 9-22).
Date: August 16, 1912
Creator: Douglas, William M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Stamp-Rack.

Description: Patent for a stamp rack that is designed specifically for bread stamps and carries a spool of stamps in convenient reach of the user or operator. This rack provides the operator with the flexibility of not having to hold the stamps in one hand while he places the stamp on the bread.
Date: August 5, 1913
Creator: Buhl, Augustin
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Rail Brace for Railway Tracks.

Description: Patent for rail brace for railway tracks. The brace "acts as a chair for the rail preventing sagging ; as a brace for the base of the rail, and also bracing the head, and prevents both rails from spreading though not in any way secured to the tie" (lines 100-105).
Date: July 8, 1913
Creator: Barfield, Alfred M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Orchard Heater

Description: Patent for Orchard-Heater. Heater enclosed in a structure placed around trees in an orchard to prevent freezing.
Date: September 2, 1913
Creator: Libby, Harry T.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Engine.

Description: Patent for internal combustion gas engine "capable of developing maximum power with a maximum power with a minimum consumption of fuel" (lines 11-13).
Date: July 8, 1913
Creator: Laughton, Charles T.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Sewer-Clean-Out Cover

Description: Patent for specific improvements of sewer-clean-out covers that will "provide a cover for the clean out pipes of sewers, which cover will be securely held in place under ordinary circumstances and cannot be removed except by authorized parties carrying a certain form of key, adapted to release the fastening mechanism" (lines 10-16) including illustrations and instructions.
Date: September 16, 1913
Creator: Linskie, Benjamin B.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Combined Plow and Scraper

Description: Patent for "a combined plow and scraper, which may be employed to alternately break or loosen a surface that is being graded or lowered, and to scrape the loosened material from said surface." (lines 14-18)
Date: August 26, 1913
Creator: Reese, Edwin M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Advertising Device.

Description: Patent for an advertising machine that is motor-operated and will display a succession of slides that can be shown during the day or at night. It includes a light to help show slides to the public, a shutter that automatically and intermittently displays slides, a lens for projecting slides on a distant screen, and a master slide to be shown with each slide. The patent includes illustrations.
Date: August 5, 1913
Creator: Bernard, Oscar C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cotton-Sack Clamp

Description: Patent for a cotton sack clamp. This invention makes improvements for securing adjustable shoulder straps to cotton sacks without the need for sewing
Date: September 7, 1909
Creator: Stanton, John William
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Aeroplane

Description: Patent for Aeroplane. This flying machine will automatically return to normal horizontal position if tilted.
Date: September 17, 1909
Creator: MacManus, Agustus, F.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Delinter

Description: Patent is for a Delinter. It provides a means for mechanical separation of cotton seeds from fiber as a new way of cotton ginning.
Date: April 24, 1912
Creator: Mullen, Joseph D.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Rotary Engine

Description: Patent is for a rotary engine. The design of this rotary engine includes an inlet and exhaust that also prevents internal leakage of working fluid under pressure.
Date: May 8, 1912
Creator: Bennison, Samuel
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Piston

Description: The Patent for an improved piston to be used in connection with the cylinders of air brakes. The improvement involves making the removal and replacement of worn out packing material easier.
Date: July 22, 1913
Creator: King, Herbert G.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Stripping-Plate Molding-Machine

Description: The Patent is for a Stripping-Plate Molding-Machine. The purpose of this invention is "to provide a simple and efficient apparatus for forming sand models" (Kimball, lines 11-12 of patent).
Date: August 1, 1911
Creator: Kimball, Herbert E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Pump

Description: Patent for a pump. This invention is designed to improvement pumps, by addition of a dish-like deflector within the water box that forces water down into the well preventing leakage around the pump head.
Date: November 11, 1912
Creator: Dubuque, Arthur A. & Voight, Phillip H.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Pump-Rod Coupling

Description: The Patent for a Pump-Rod Coupling. Its creation allows for ease and speed in coupling or uncoupling to the wind mill rod.
Date: May 21, 1912
Creator: Massey, James B.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Seed-Planter

Description: Patent for improvements to seed planters including "having a revolving seed distributing drum provided with radial slots in which radially moving plungers are arranged, and so operated that at predetermined points seeds are received in the pockets and subsequently ejected therefrom" (lines 12-17) including instructions and illustrations.
Date: July 29, 1913
Creator: Gibson, Rupert R.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department