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Spring Trip Mechanism

Description: Patent for a spring trip mechanism for plows. Illustration included.
Date: January 11, 1910
Creator: Messer, Jeremiah Clark & Bell, William G.


Description: Patent for a churn with a dasher with blades that is able to rotate to force the milk or cream in an upward and downward direction. Illustrations included.
Date: April 23, 1909
Creator: Franklin, Edward A.

Automatic Match Box

Description: Patent for automatic match box. This device is designed to eject matches to a suitable distance. Illustration included.
Date: April 10, 1909
Creator: Hanna, John Griffin

Expansible Boot Tree

Description: Patent for expansible boot tree. This device is designed for the ability to stretch boots and shoes. Illustration included.
Date: January 30, 1909
Creator: Malmberg, Anders G. & Olsen, Lawrence


Description: Patent for a cotton chopper designed so that the blade moves "transversely across a standing row of plants" (lines 15-16). Illustrations included.
Date: October 24, 1908
Creator: Ellis, Thomas Henry

Non-Refillable Bottle

Description: Patent for a non-refillable bottle. Illustrations included.
Date: September 29, 1908
Creator: Daniel, Patrick

Cotton Chopper

Description: Patent for a cotton chopper. Illustration included.
Date: August 10, 1908
Creator: Hogan, Samuel Thomas; Knetsch, Ferdinand, Jr. & Oatman, John B.


Description: Patent for a float that can be attached or detached from a fishing line and has been improved to prevent the line from breaking. Illustrations included.
Date: June 2, 1908
Creator: Rosenberg, William Von, Jr.


Description: Patent for a joint for railroad tracks. Illustrations included.
Date: May 21, 1908
Creator: Swenson, Arthur


Description: Patent for a nutcracker. This design is for the automatic feeding of nuts into the hopper through a discharge tube. Illustration included.
Date: May 9, 1908
Creator: Peckham, Samuel C.


Description: Patent for a match safe which can contain many matches at once, but only one at a time may be withdrawn. Illustrations included.
Date: March 16, 1908
Creator: Swenson, Frank Oscar

Wireless-Telegraph Receiver

Description: Patent for a wireless telegraph receiver which receives incoming intelligence through electric waves and uses crystalline substances as its detector. Illustrations included.
Date: March 7, 1908
Creator: Way, Wesley M.

Churn and Freezer

Description: Patent for a churn that may also be used as an ice cream freezer. Illustrations included.
Date: February 17, 1908
Creator: Lambie, Robert Common

Flavoring Compound

Description: Patent for an improved flavoring compound "especially adapted for flavoring meats and food products, soups, stews, etc., and consists in combining Mexican pepper, spices of cuminum and origanum, salt, garlic, tallow or suet." (Lines 10-14)
Date: January 28, 1908
Creator: Stukes, John Marion


Description: Patent for a plow. Illustration included.
Date: January 3, 1908
Creator: Messer, Jeremiah Clark & Deen, Irwin Johnson

Churn Dasher

Description: Patent for a churn dasher. Illustration included.
Date: September 30, 1907
Creator: Franklin, Edward A.

Folding Bracket for Desk-Telephones, &c.

Description: Patent for a folding telephone bracket which can be adapted to a desk and adjusted to the user's convenience. Illustrations included.
Date: September 27, 1907
Creator: Gerhard, William H.

Plumber's Ferrule

Description: Patent fora plumber's ferrule. Illustration included.
Date: July 22, 1907
Creator: Donnelly, John Richard

Mute Attachment for Pianos

Description: Patent for an attachment that mutes pianos. Illustrations included.
Date: July 3, 1907
Creator: Pfeifer, Edmund Irwin


Description: Patent for a buggy spindle for "taking up lost motion in the axle box should it be too short or too worn" (lines 10-11). Illustrations included.
Date: April 15, 1907
Creator: Messer, Jeremiah Clark

Lining for Pneumatic Tires and Other Pneumatic Articles

Description: Patent for a lining for pneumatic tires and other pneumatic articles. The invention is designed to immediately close ruptures. It applies to bicycles, automobiles, and the like. Illustration included.
Date: December 22, 1906
Creator: Petmechy, Fred


Description: Patent for improved planting machinery resulting in easy construction and manipulation.
Date: September 4, 1906
Creator: Hogan, Seth