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Improvement in Thill-Couplings.
Patent for improvements in thill-couplings "whereby provision is made for the easy connection and disconnection of the shafts or pole of the vehicle without any unscrewing or removal of bolts or pins" (para. 2).
Patent for Machine For Making Mattresses.
Blank for Making Perforated Tubing
Patent for a blank for the manufacturing of well tubing used in water and oil wells.
Patent for an improvement in spring wheels in which "a maximum of resiliency or shock absorbing power is obtained, with the employment of comparatively few elements" (lines 11-14). The spring wheel has multiple spokes that are telescoping sections of coil spring, held in a distended position to eliminate lateral strains upon the wheel.
Vending Machine
Patent for improvements in vending machines.
Patent for a new design "in armor or protectors for pneumatic tires" (line 13) including instructions and illustrations.
Floor-Surfacing Machine.
Patent for a new floor-surfacing machine that is "pivotally mounted upon supporting carriers and carrying an abrading roller which may be forced into contact with the floor to be smoothed, or withdrawn from said contact by operating the machine upon its pivoted support" (lines 11-18), which includes illustrations and instructions.
Window-Shade and Roller
Patent for a Window-Shade and Roller that does not use springs or analogous devices to coil the curtain around the roller. This device rolls the curtain more evenly.
Patent for a target throwing device which is an enhanced tool to efficiently target objects and is most useful for marksmen, including illustrations.
Patent for the improvements in vapor burners to produce a simple and inexpensive burner that accurately regulates the amount of oil fed, and can be readily cleaned.
Mail Delivery and Receiving Device
Patent for a mail delivery and receiving device. This invention is designed for use whereby mail bags may be passed to and from passing trains. Illustrations included.
Patent for a skate which has a special foot-plate that detaches. The invention is intended to be simple and inexpensive while still effective and long-lasting.
Patent for a mail catcher that obtains mail placed beside the road and automatically carries it to the door of the car. Illustrations included.
Trick Amusement Device
Patent for a puzzle toy consisting of a lid and blower. Illustrations included.
Patent for a water heater operated by heating pipes and coils. Illustrations included.
Patent for a lever jack. Illustrations included.
Tubular and Drive Well Attachment
Patent for an attachment for tubular well strainers. Illustrations included.
Tourist's Glass.
Patent for "improvements in tourist's glasses" ... "intended for the use of tourists, hunters, ranchmen, botanists, mineralogists, and analogous purposes, the object of which is to combine with a compass a plurality of instruments particularly adapted for the aforesaid persons and purposes" (lines 10-17) including illustrations.
Street or Station Indicator.
Patent for "indicators for displaying to passengers in a car the names of approaching streets or stations" (lines 9-11) including mechanical specifications and illustrations.
Patent for an aeroplane that uses centrifugal blowers to ensure a safe and practicable flight. Illustrations included.
Well Mechanism
Patent for a well mechanism. Illustration included.
Patent for a wrench. Illustrations included.
Patent for a wrench. Illustrations included.
Patent for a wrench. Illustrations included.
Steam Generating System
Patent for steam generating system. Illustration included.
Greasing Device
Patent for a greasing device. Illustration included.
Wood-Preserving Compound
Patent for a new wood preserving compound to protect wood from bugs and prevent decay.
Plug for Repairing Hose
Patent for a plug for repairing hose. Illustration included.
Cattle Guard
Patent for a cattle guard. Illustration included.
Machine for Cutting Baled Hay
Patent for a machine for cutting baled hay. Illustrations included.
Pneumatic Flue Expander
Patent for a pneumatic flue expander. This invention allows for the ability to expand the ends of flue sheets of a steam or other boiler. Illustration included.
Patent for a switch lock which prevents "splitting" (line 13). Illustrations included.
Housing for Electric Alarm Mechanism
Patent for a protector for electric appliances used on railways. Illustrations included.
Imitation Diamond
Patent for imitation diamond. This is an invention that relates to the creation of imitation gems from glass. Illustration included.
Patent for a hinge. Illustration included.
Patent for improvements in the construction and design of reed organs.
Washing Machine
Patent for a washing machine. This invention has a basket for holding clothes contained within a tub with hot soapy water. Illustration included.
Car Truck
Patent for car truck. "This invention relates to car trucks, and one of the principal objects of the same is to provide an arrangement of equalizers which will reduce the lateral swinging motion of the car when passing around curves" (line 8-12). Illustration included.
Car-Wheel Chill
Patent for a car wheel chill. Illustrations included.
Electro Automatic Advertising Machine
Patent for electro-automatic advertising machine. Illustration included.
Patent for a ditching machine to be used in railroad construction. Illustrations included.
Patent for a lock. This lock is designed for a coin fed lock that releases the key for the customer. Illustration included.
Patent for an improved kettle that can be used for both ordinary kettle purposes and for the purpose of keeping coffee, eggs, or other foods warm.
Machine for Disintegrating Fibrous Plants
Patent for a machine that filters out the pulp from fibrous plants to obtain their fiber. Illustrations included.
Combined Rubber Dam and Tooth Backing Punch
Patent for a combined rubber dam and tooth-backing punch. "This invention relates to new and useful improvement in dental instruments and more particularly it has references to a punch for forming holes accurately in the backing which is used on teeth in construction of bridges, plates, and cognate work" (line 12-17). Illustration included.
Patent for an indicator. This indicator if for the use with cars as a means for moving a belt that displays the name of streets. Illustration included.
Patent for a glass bottle designed to "prevent the refilling of a bottle when the original contents have been poured therefrom" (lines 10-12).
Oil and Water Well Strainer
Patent for an oil and water well strainer used to filter out the sand. Illustrations included.
Flexible Metallic Hose
Patent for a flexible metallic hose to be used in places where both "flexibility and indestructibility are necessary" (lines 17-18). Illustrations included.
Well-Drilling Machinery
Patent for a drill used to drill wells in alluvial deposits. Illustrations included.