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Parachute.

Description: Patent for a type of parachute that may be used for a balloon, air ship, or a window of a building as a method of fire escape. The design is such that the parachute may be stored in a compact, unobtrusive way while not in use. This is made possible by mounting multiple parachutes, one above the other, in varied diameter.
Date: November 28, 1911
Creator: Mayes, Aceph, B.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Lantern.

Description: Patent for an "improved lantern for switchmen and other railroad men for use in signaling and the like, and which is susceptible of being used for prolonged signals without extinguishing the flame and which is not liable to be accidentally blown out by a strong wind or current of air either" (lines 10-16).
Date: 1913-5-27
Creator: Moore, Thomas L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Driving Mechanism for Tractors

Description: Patent for an invention relating to the engines of tractors that provides "improved transmission gearing for controlling the movements of the machine." (lines 17-18)
Date: August 19, 1913
Creator: Ingram, Joseph D.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Electric-Lamp Attachment.

Description: Patent for an electric-lamp attachment, "the primary object of this invention being the provision of a lamp socket attachment of supporting means in combination with a switch, whereby the current energizing the filament of an incandescent lamp is so controlled as to produce different degrees of incandescence in the filament and thus produce different degrees of radiance to produce a dim or a highlight as may be desired" (lines 9-18). Illustrations included.
Date: April 23, 1912
Creator: McNeel, William Pinkney
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Plunger.

Description: Patent for a plunger for use in pumps and air compressors that fits tightly into the cylinders of the machine.
Date: February 27, 1912
Creator: Ohmstede, August
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Trolley Wheel

Description: Patent for a trolley wheel. The invention allows for the spreading of wear over contact blocks within the hub of the wheel. Illustration included
Date: October 29, 1912
Creator: Smith, Charley E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Syringe

Description: Patent for a syringe for containing water used for bathing and fountains. Illustrations included.
Date: September 17, 1912
Creator: Rhone, George Mobley
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Insulator Support for Line Wires

Description: Patent for an insulator support for line wires. This invention is designed to support the cross arms used with telephone and telegraph poles. illustration included.
Date: December 10, 1912
Creator: Hoybook, Henry L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Drafting-Pen.

Description: Patent for a new drafting-pen which includes a tie member that unites and resists separation of the blades of a pen, yet the tie member is movable and allows the blades to separate.
Date: April 2, 1912
Creator: Smith, Edwin R.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Mold.

Description: Patent for mold, which will be used for mold boards and holding devices.
Date: June 18, 1912
Creator: Dunagin, M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cotton Chopper

Description: Patent for a cotton chopper. This invention consists of chopping blades attached to the rotary shaft. Illustration included.
Date: November 5, 1912
Creator: Carlson, Peet
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Ax Handle

Description: Patent for an ax handle. The handle is a tubular handle which also includes hingedly connected part fitting into the eye of the ax head. Illustration included.
Date: March 4, 1913
Creator: Burks, William Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department