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Cotton and Corn Planter.

Description: Patent for a new and improved planter. This design consists in "the combination of the main wheel and shaft, a dish-shaped disk mounted on the shaft, the inner side of said disk having a series of bolt-heads rigidly secured thereto, the bolts extending inward laterally and being provided with threaded ends, the main wheel being provided with openings for the reception of said bolts ends and the adjusting-nuts on both sides of said wheel" (lines 11-19).
Date: November 30, 1886
Creator: Tyus, Robert M.
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Soap.

Description: Patent for a system of making soap and the amount of the ingredients therein.
Date: August 30, 1892
Creator: Gray, John & Simmons, Abner
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Plow.

Description: Patent for improving the construction of plows. "The invention relates particularly to that class of plows in which a landslide is permanently attached to the depending portion of the beam." (lines 13-16)
Date: September 30, 1902
Creator: Hankins, Elias
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Cooking Stove Attachment

Description: Patent for a cooking stove attachment. The attachment goes inside the oven of the cooking-stove to prevent food from being burned while cooking. Moisture is supplied to the oven to prevent blistering of bread while baking and improve the general baking and roasting qualities of the oven.
Date: January 30, 1906
Creator: Green, G. F.
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[Locations of lumber companies]

Description: Photograph of two slides advertising the locations of lumber companies. The slides are turned on their sides in opposite directions and they are pinned to a black board. The slide on the left has a white background with text that reads "Carey Lumber Co. Corsicana, Texas" in slanted black letters. There is a white oval shape surrounding the text and there are white splotches on the rest of the slide. The slide on the right also has a white background with text that reads "Barber Lumber Co. 150 W. Magnolia Ave. Fort Worth, Texas" in slanted black letters. There is a white line above and below this text and there are some white splotches on the slide.
Date: September 30, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
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