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Device for Making Castings.

Description: Patent for "making castings of various kinds, and more especially for making castings for dental use" (lines 10-12) including illustrations.
Date: April 20, 1909
Creator: Davison, Hugh M. ; H. M. Davison
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Bundle-Tie

Description: Patent for a bundle tie particularly designed for mail packages. Illustrations included.
Date: September 10, 1907
Creator: Price, Thomas M. & Richard, Jay S.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Mail-Pouch Catcher

Description: Patent for a mail pouch catcher. Illustrations included.
Date: August 12, 1907
Creator: Pepple, John W.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cotton Seed Separator

Description: Patent for cotton seed separator. This invention is designed to be a sifting machine for separating cotton seed between sizes. Illustration included.
Date: September 15, 1906
Creator: Edwards, Montieville M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Fence Stay

Description: Patent for a fence stay. "This invention relates to means for maintaining strands or line-wires of fences in relatively fixed relation to prevent their sagging or being forced apart by the attempted passage of animals between them" (lines 7-11). Illustration included.
Date: September 11, 1906
Creator: Price Thomas Mortin
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Railway Tie.

Description: Patent for a hollow metallic railway tie that is braced horizontally and vertically, with a new type and arrangement of tie-plates. This railway tie prevents rails from slipping, and allows for spreading of the track, which is useful on curves.
Date: August 7, 1906
Creator: Pepple, John W.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Attachment for Cultivators.

Description: Patent for an improved arch-bar for cultivators that allows increasing and decreasing the space between drag bars without having to stop the team of horses.
Date: July 31, 1906
Creator: Weempe, Charles M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Lifting-Jack, Clamp, and Wire-Stretcher

Description: Patent for a device that combines three tools - a lifting-jack, a clamp, and a wire-stretcher all in one. It does so without sacrificing the functionality of any part.
Date: June 12, 1906
Creator: White, Andrew J.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cotton-Chopper.

Description: Patent for a cotton chopper that can also chop or cut corn, cane, broom-corn, peas, or any similar plants that are planted thick in drills or rows. This particular chopper includes an approved arrangement and adjustment of the chopping-blades that can be set to cut at different angles.
Date: March 13, 1906
Creator: McKee, Jacob Rufus
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Wrench.

Description: Patent for a wrench where the movement of the jaws is partially automated.
Date: March 6, 1906
Creator: Tiner, John F.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cow, Calf and Colt Weaner.

Description: Patent for a weaner to be worn by cows, calves and colts "reducing inconvenience by the animal" (line 12) and allowing for the administration of medicine or antiseptic.
Date: February 13, 1906
Creator: Horn, William Thornbrough
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Steering-Gear for Traction-Engines

Description: Patent for improvements to a steering gear for traction engines by means of a steam-cylinder and a valve to control the steam flow, including illustrations.
Date: January 16, 1906
Creator: Cantelou, Peter Louie
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Journal Lubricator

Description: Patent for a journal lubricator. This lubricator is specially designed for rail car axles journals. Illustration included.
Date: January 15, 1906
Creator: Peeple, John W.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

HYDRANT.

Description: Patent for a hydrant model by V.H. Mills, with a mechanism that prevents pipes from freezing in cold water and a novel joint between the spout and the plug of the cock.
Date: January 2, 1906
Creator: Mills, Virgil H.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Baling-Press

Description: Patent for Baling-Press designed particularly as a further improvement of the press and eliminate the long operating lever. (lines 12-14).
Date: December 12, 1905
Creator: Hayes, George Daniel
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Sewing Device

Description: Patent for a sewing device relating to the sewing of bags. This invention consists of a helical needle for drawing stitches without having to twist or turn the sewing device. Illustration included.
Date: November 29, 1905
Creator: Ascue, Elbert & Crank, R. H.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Plow Attatchment

Description: Patent for "converting walking-plows into riding or sulky plows." (lines 10 & 11) with instructions and illustrations.
Date: April 29, 1905
Creator: Smith, Fletcher & Smith, Joe Vane
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Car Brake

Description: Patent for a rail car brake. Illustration included.
Date: August 4, 1904
Creator: Pepple, John W.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Ribbon Guide For Type Writers

Description: Patent for a ribbon guide for type writers. Illustration included.
Date: June 23, 1904
Creator: Dowlen, Connell H.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Plow Attachment

Description: Patent for a plow attachment. Illustrations included.
Date: May 21, 1904
Creator: Smith Fletcher & Smith, Joe Vane
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Baling-Press.

Description: Patent for improvements of patent no. 685838, dated November 5, 1901 by the same inventor George Daniel Hayes. The improvements included “the mounting of the plunger-operating lever, so as to insure a quick and positive disengagement thereof from the plunger-rod at the completion of the stroke and also to arrange for applying the power to the lever in such a manner as to obviate twisting thereof.” (Lines 14-19) Other improvements such as improved tension device for the plunger-operating lever, to provide the press with means whereby all of the bales may be formed of equal lengths and, means for preventing backward movement of the bales. Illustration is included.
Date: May 17, 1904
Creator: Hayes, George Daniel
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Device for Exterminating Insects on Plants.

Description: Patent for improvements in insects control device on plants in which it allows “convenient and practicality to apply smoke and fumes to the plants at any stage of growth, whereby any insect which may prey upon the plant or its fruits may be effectually exterminated.” (Lines 13-18) Illustration is included.
Date: March 22, 1904
Creator: Cottle, Thomas M.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Breast Connector

Description: Patent for a breast connector for horses. Illustration included.
Date: February 20, 1904
Creator: Mills, Virgel H.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Fan Attachment For Churn Dashers

Description: Patent for a fan attachment for churn dashers. This invention is meant to aid in keeping flies away from the churn hole. Illustration included.
Date: June 30, 1903
Creator: Moody, Amos Franklin
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department