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Bale-Tie Buckle
Patent for a bale tie buckle made up of hooks that will not come apart under pressure.
Patent for coffee pot attachment to prevent coffee grounds from getting into the coffee pot's spout.
Bale-Tie Buckle
Patent for a bale-tie buckle.
Buckle-Making Machine
Patent for a buckle making machine for forming wires into tie buckles for bales of cotton, hay, etc. Illustrations included.
Automatic Air-Brake Appliance
Patent for an automatic air brake appliance for railroad cars that activates if the car derails.
Buckle for Bale-Ties
Patent for a buckle for bale ties for use on hay bales.
Patent for a coffee mill that utilizes an electric motor for power (grinding).
Figure Toy.
Patent for a figure toy, which attaches to phonographs and has figures which dance to the music.
Composition for Tanning
Patent for new and useful improvements in compounds for tanning, using water, four gallons, fluid extract of phytolacca or common poke root, quarter of an ounce, gum gambier, four pounds, and alum, one pound.
Patent for a circuit closer for ignition systems "in which both of the terminals are not only isolated from each other, but are also insulated from the engine frame" (lines 10-12).
Body Supported Brackett
Patent for body supported bracket for mirrors. Illustration included.
Portable Bracket.
Patent for a portable bracket holder for mirrors or papers that is worn from the shoulders and can be adjusted for different girths.
Patent for a baling press with an improved plunger which returns to upright position automatically after pressing the bale.
Hay Press
Patent for a hay press. This invention uses a toggle lever that becomes active after each stroke of the plunger. Illustration included.
Spring-Tooth Harrow
Patent for a spring tooth harrow that may be converted into a rake. Illustrations included.
Bridge Construction
Patent for a truss bridge which also uses suspension cables and is lighter than previous truss bridges.
Combined Hydrant and Stop and Waste Cock.
Patent for a hydrant water cock, which stops water from flowing into the hydrant when it is turned and drains the hydrant.
Patent for a hammer operated by a treadle with improved springs for enhanced power.
Patent for a stalk cutter that easily attaches to various farm equipment with wheels.
Stamp Rack
Patent for a stamp rack. This invention is designed to support ordinary rubber stamps. Illustration included.
Hay Press
Patent for a Hay-Press, for the purpose of bailing hay. Illustrations included.
Baling Press
Patent for a baling press. This invention is a screw operated double acting plunger that compresses the bales. Illustration included.
Device for Applying Bands to Bales
Patent for a machine which applies bands to different types of bales. Machine claims to be more efficient than other devices of its kind.
Patent for a whiffletree. This invention is "contemplated to construct doubletrees or swingletrees of peculiar form and provided with peculiar connecting parts to secure the same together" (line 13-16). Illustration included.
Method of Manufacturing a Medicament
Patent for a method of manufacturing a medicament. This medicament consists of mixing turpentine and the oil derived from the boiling of cattle shanks. No illustrations.
Patent for a separator for separating grain. This invention is a separator to separate grain from the straw in threshing machines. The straw is shaken and agitated in order to separate the grain.
Press Feeder
Patent for press feeder. Illustration included.
Switch Operating Device
Patent for a switch operating device. Illustrations included.
End Gate Fastener
Patent for gate on the back of a wagon. Illustration included.
Gin Saw Gummer
Patent for gin saw gummer. Illustration included.
Machine For Forming Wire Bale Ties
Patent for a machine that forms wire bale ties. Illustrations included.
Metal Shearing Device
Patent for a metal shearing device. Illustrations included.
Gate Latch
Patent for a gate latch. Illustration included.
Combined Seed-Planter and Fertilizer-Distributer
Allows for planting and fertilizing fields at same time whether it is "for strewing or for check-row planting with or without wire" (lines12-13).
Combined Seed-Planter and Fertilizer-Distributer.
Patent for combined seed planter and fertilizer distributer that "can be readily adapted for strewing or for check-row planting with or without a checkwire" (lines 14-16).
Patent for a latch. Illustration included.
End Gate Fastening for Vehicles
Patent for end gate fastening for vehicles.
Baling Press
Patent for a baling press to be used for hay, straw, wool, and other fibrous materials.
Cotton Tie Buckle
Patent for a cotton tie buckle. This invention is an improvement for cotton-bands to prevent slipping. Illustration included.
Car Pooling
Patent for rail-car coupling. Illustration included.
Well-Drilling Machine
Patent for well drilling machine.
Planter Attachment for Cultivators
Patent for a planter attachment for cultivators and " it has for its object to provide a device of this class which shall possess superior advantages in point of simplicity, durability, and general efficiency." (line 10-13)
Wire Working Tool
Patent for a wire working tool. Includes illustrations.
Cotton-Tie Buckle.
Patent for a new cotton tie buckle "that will prevent the band engaging the same from slipping, forma a reliable securing means of simple and cheap construction and also economize in the use of the band length, with considerable consequent by saving in expense, the positive retention of the band b the improved device as required rendering the bale of uniform density and the strength of the device resisting breakage and consequent expense of repair frequently necessary in the ordinary uniform of buckle-ties now in use." (Lines 11-22). Illustration is included.
Patent for improvements to wireworking tools which are "especially designed for twisting the opposite ends of a tie-wire to a runner-wire of a fence and also for twisting the intermediate portion of the tie-wire, so as to tighten the embrace of the latter upon the fence-post. It is furthermore designed to provide means for supporting or bracing the tool upon the post during the twisting operation thereof, and, finally, to arrange the handle of the tool so as to provide a convenient and effective wire-cutter." (Lines 10-21) Illustrations are included.
Patent for improving crank-lever churn motors for a more simple construction that results in a more lightweight but strong machine.
Combined Shears And Knife
Patent for a knife attached to shears.
Bicycle Attachment.
Patent for a bicycle attachment that supports the frame and can be used as a "carrier or support for a child, package, a satchel, &c." (Lines 12-13) Illustrations included.
Patent for a new and useful refrigerator, including instructions and illustrations.
Rotary Engine.
Patent for an object that simplifies the operation of rotary engines and motors.