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Buggy-Top Support.

Description: Patent for buggy-top support by providing a device that can “secure the folding top of any vehicle and will protect the bows from strain and breakage, when in lowered position and will also prevent all rattling of and shocks of the folding top.” (Lines 11-15) Illustration is included.
Date: June 4, 1901
Creator: Mason, Everett H.

Coupling

Description: Patent for a coupler designed to connect the pipes of train cars. Illustrations included.
Date: June 21, 1907
Creator: Mc.Millan, Thomas B.

Seeder and Fertilizer-Distributer

Description: Patent for a planter designed to drop the seeds first and then the fertilizer directly afterwards. Illustrations included.
Date: February 8, 1907
Creator: Ingram, Jesse A.

Fencing - Machine

Description: Patent for a new and useful Wire-Fence Machine, including illustrations and instructions.
Date: October 26, 1897
Creator: Anderson, Henry C.

Buggy Top Support

Description: Patent for a buggy top support. Illustration included.
Date: June 22, 1904
Creator: Mason, Everett H.

Sash Lock

Description: Patent for an invention which improves "the construction of sash locks" for "great strength and durability" (lines 11-13) including illustrations.
Date: July 1, 1902
Creator: Baker, Howard Allen

Carriage Top Support

Description: Patent for a carriage top support. This carriage top support is designed "with sufficient resiliency to take up all the jolts and strains between the body and the top" (line 16-18). Illustration included.
Date: May 25, 1903
Creator: Mason, Everett H.

Railway Cattle-Guard.

Description: Patent for a new and useful railway cattle guard, including instructions and illustrations.
Date: November 22, 1898
Creator: Sivley, John J.

Oil-Tank

Description: Patent for an oil tank.
Date: November 22, 1902
Creator: Collins, Benjamin F.

Carpenter's Jack

Description: Patent for a carpenter's jack specifically designed for "carpenters or workmen in laying flooring, putting up siding, or any similar operations" (lines 9-11).
Date: October 24, 1905
Creator: McCulley, Perry J.

Cultivator Attachment

Description: Patent for an attachment to a cultivator. Illustrations included.
Date: June 5, 1905
Creator: Mitchell, Wade H.

Vehicle -Spindle

Description: Patent for Spindles of light vehicles
Date: July 28, 1908
Creator: Thompson ,Travis .T.

Rail Joint

Description: Patent for a rail joint. Illustration included.
Date: May 15, 1906
Creator: Bruton, David Alonzo

Alarm.

Description: Patent for an alarm designed to attach to windows or entryways and sound to alert residents of a burglary attempt, with illustrations.
Date: May 29, 1906
Creator: Hobbs, Francis Marion

Wrench.

Description: Patent for a pipe wrench. "One object of the invention is to provide an exceedingly simple, inexpensive, durable, and efficient" (lines 12-14) pipe wrench. "Another object of the invention is to obviate the use of link connections and yet obtain a positive binding action off the jaws upon the pipe, bolt, or other object to which the device may be applied." (lines 15-19)
Date: March 27, 1906
Creator: Coffman, Seburn E.

Vehicle Step

Description: Patent for vehicle step. Illustrations included.
Date: July 6, 1907
Creator: Lannom, Wilson A.

Cultivator Attachment

Description: Patent for a cultivator attachment. This invention is used to provide stalk-cutting the stalks and chopping of cotton. Illustration included.
Date: October 31, 1908
Creator: Nicks, John H.

Cotton Chopper

Description: Patent for cotton choppers. This invention is adapted to be attached to a double shovel cultivator so that the chopper will rotate so as to protect plants. Illustrations included.
Date: July 25, 1906
Creator: Connell, Alexander Hardee

Animal-Trap

Description: Patent for an animal trap that requires the animal to fully enter the jaws of the trap to reach the bait and that reliably springs the trap upon the entrance of an animal but not when refilling the bait in the trap.
Date: March 26, 1907
Creator: Dubois, James Madison

Mail-Box Hanger

Description: Patent for a mail box hanger for mailboxes that allows the mailman to easily deliver mail to them.
Date: December 3, 1912
Creator: Bell, Fred

Spring-Seat

Description: Patent for a spring seat for wagons designed to absorb sudden shocks or vibrations caused by rough terrain in order to ensure that the driver or occupant is safe. Illustrations included.
Date: April 26, 1909
Creator: Speir, William B.

Closure for Cistern-Cleaners

Description: Patent for a closing mechanism for cistern and well cleaners. Illustrations included.
Date: September 9, 1909
Creator: Moore, Gervias T.

Automatic Air-Brake Coupling

Description: Patent for an air-brake coupling for railroad cars which connects cars automatically and can be fully controlled by the train engineer in the engine.
Date: July 23, 1907
Creator: McMillan, Thomas B.