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Changes to authentication into EFS-Web and Private PAIR

Starting January 18, new users can obtain a verified USPTO.gov account to access EFS-Web and PAIR using the new verification process. Certificate Action Forms for new PKIs and EBC-assisted PKI recoveries postmarked prior to January 28 will be processed. Users will need to migrate new PKIs before March 1. If you have your self-recovery codes and need to recover your PKI, please do so prior to March 1. Otherwise, use the new verification process.We invite you to register for an upcoming information session related to the new verification process, along with the other changes to authentication into EFS-Web and Private PAIR.Use these new URLs for EFS-Web and Private PAIR when signing in with your USPTO.gov account. You will need to update any bookmarks you may have:More informationFor more information, visit Authentication Change for EFS-Web and PAIR or register for an information session.Please review the Patent Electronic System Access Document for additional information on authentication, sponsorship, and verification for accessing patent electronic systems.If you need assistance creating your USPTO.gov account, please call the USPTO Contact Center (UCC) at usptoinfo@uspto.gov or 800-786-9199. For assistance with migration, sponsorship, or signing into EFS-Web and PAIR, please contact the Patent Electronic Business Center at ebc@uspto.gov or 866-217-9197.
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US Patent: 662,748

Tool Handle Patentee: Winthrop E. Wood - Boston MA Granted:1900-11-27

A pocket tool which can be carried "closed" and quickly placed in operative position. A stud on the shank of the working portion of the tool slides in a slot. A friction spring provides tension to help keep the working portion of the tool in position. An outer tube encloses handle. The drawings show the working portion as a screwdriver; the specifications note other small tools which could employ this handle structure. Appears in a 1904 WESTERN ELECTRIC Co. catalog as the "Up-To-Date" pocket screwdriver in three sizes.
This is one of 60,476 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 965,716

Farrier's nail driving hammer Patentee: William J. Kelly - Denver CO Granted:1910-07-26

One of these appeared in a Martin J. Donnelley auction
This is one of 60,475 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 1,562,543

Screw Driver Patentee: Seth J. Cox - Franklin PA Granted:1925-11-24

This is an improvement to Patent 1412550, the improvement is the ability of the screw engaging jaws to be moved to a non engaged position, allowing screws to be removed as well as completely tightened. This Patent was farther improved in Patent 2185910 also by Seth Cox. Samples marked,"S.J.Cox,Franklin,PA. Pat.No.1562543."
This is one of 60,470 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 831,477

Tool Patentee: Arthur Sandall - York NE Granted:1906-09-18

Pliers type tool with wire cutting notches and gripping surfaces near the pivot. One jaw has a tapered opening with one flat face and one ridged face; this opening providing a wire gripping area.
This is one of 60,470 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 958,807

Tool Patentee: Niels Martin Hansen - Dundee MI Granted:1910-05-24

Side cutter jaw structure for parallel jaw pliers. The underlying pliers structure is based on Allen DeVilbiss, Jr. patent no. 753,374. May and June 1910 MACHINERY articles about the manufacture of DeVilbiss pliers show stages in the manufacture of these cutter jaw parts. See the DATAMP entry for patent 753,374 for views of the pliers and links to the MACHINERY articles.
This is one of 60,465 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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Learn to create and use your new uspto.gov account - Webinar


Register to attend the January 17 Inventor Info Chat webinar, "Learn to create and use your new uspto.gov account." Learn how USPTO is consolidating access to many systems with one secure, convenient sign-in: your new uspto.gov account. The account already combines credentials for several fee payment tools, and we’re working on adding even more.USPTO experts will show you how to create your uspto.gov account and start customizing your MyUSPTO page. You can send questions to inventorinfochat@uspto.gov during the event.Please visit our event page on the USPTO website for more information. 
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US Patent: 920,008

Cork Puller Patentees: Albert Baumgarten - Freeport IL , Johanna Baumgarten - Freeport IL Granted:1909-04-27

This patent was awarded to Albert Baumgarten posthumously
This is one of 60,446 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 363,037

DATAMP Wacky Patents - January 7, 2019 - 12:18pm
Means and apparatus for propelling and guiding baloons Patentee: Charles Richard Edouard Wulff - Paris France Granted:1887-05-17

1 of 12 patents in the Parker Brothers Inventor's Game. Another is 560,351 Here as part of Russ Allen's MWTCA Gadgets, Gizmos, and Mechanical Marvels display.
This is one of 60,446 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 1,117,945

Nutcracker Patentee: Foster W. Fort - Waco TX Granted:1914-11-17

Bench or table top clamp nutcracker. fixed and movable cup faced jaws brought together by a screw. The patent shows a couple of options for connecting the screw and movable jaw. Described as an "un-named" new product in Febr. 1914 POPULAR MECHANICS, and appears as the PERFECTION NUT CRACKER in subsequent advertisements in household journals, etc.
This is one of 60,444 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 1,159,804

DATAMP Wacky Patents - January 6, 2019 - 11:36am
Clothes pin Patentee: Robert John Schulz - Saginaw MI Granted:1915-11-09

1 of 12 patents in the Parker Brothers Inventor's Game. Another is 363,037 Here as part of Russ Allen's MWTCA Gadgets, Gizmos, and Mechanical Marvels display.
This is one of 60,444 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 668,467

Pipe Wrench Patentee: Moses Z. Viau - Plattsburg NY Granted:1901-02-19

This self-adjusting pipe wrench has two bearing areas in the "hook jaw" and multiple gripping areas on the shank to accommodate different ranges of pipe sizes. Ken Cope's "American Wrench Makers 1830-1930" cites a 1901 SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN notice as evidence Viau produced the wrench. In another 1901 issue, Viau was advertising to sell the patent or produce the wrench on a royalty basis. The ad noted samples were available.
This is one of 60,439 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 551,967

Raisin Seeder Patentee: Charles M. Horton - Reading MA Granted:1895-12-24

Produced by Horton as the GEM RAISIN SEEDER. In operation the seeds would stick to the rubber roller, while the raisin pulp was pressed into the grooves and scraped out by the comb teeth. The patented features are those parts of the design to facilitate disassembly for cleaning and subsequent reassembly.
This is one of 60,439 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 813,036

Saw Clamp Patentee: Charles W. Cardwell - Jamaica NY Granted:1906-02-20

Saw vise with an elongated jaw and the clamping bar eccentrically mounted. Examples are marked "ALL STEEL NEVERBREAK / PATENTED FEB. 20, 06 / CLIPPER TOOL CO, BUFFALO, N Y".
This is one of 60,428 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 922,080

Micrometer Screw Driver Patentee: George W. Bowers - Somerville CT. Granted:1909-05-18

This Patent relates to screw drivers and the ability to measure the amount of rotation of the screw. This is is especially important in adjusting the timing screws,( or mean time screws) on a watch balance wheel. The screws regulate or adjust the the arc or balance of the wheel. Sold as K&D #423 Micrometer screwdriver, a small micrometer on the blade keeps track of micro rotations on the blade. Sample marked "K&D Patented May 18, 09"
This is one of 60,394 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 1,175,513

DATAMP Wacky Patents - December 31, 2018 - 10:13am
Massage apparatus Patentee: Louis W.G. Flynt - Chicago IL Granted:1916-03-14

1 of 12 patents in the Parker Brothers Inventor's Game. Another is 256,265 Here as part of Russ Allen's MWTCA Gadgets, Gizmos, and Mechanical Marvels display.
This is one of 60,394 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 742,238

Jar Holder Patentee: Alfred Roesch - Bridgeport CT Granted:1903-10-27

The patent is described as an improvement on James B. Erwin's Feb. 11, 1902 patent (no. 693,353). Roesch's improvement puts the clamping levers outside the circumference of the spring bands so that the levers do not touch the jar and cause it to break. Both patent dates are cited on a metal band type jar wrench (some also marked WOLVERINE SUPPLY CO). It was advertised in 1905 as the jar holder for the WOLVERINE FRUIT JAR HOLDER AND OPENER from Wolverine Supply Co., Pittsburgh, PA. Wolverine Supply Co. subsequently was the assignee for Sept. 13, 1910 pat. no. 970,365.
This is one of 60,388 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 730,918

DATAMP Wacky Patents - December 30, 2018 - 9:57am
Eye protector for chickens Patentee: Andrew Jackson Jr. - Munich TN Granted:1903-06-16

1 of 12 patents in the Parker Brothers Inventor's Game. Another is 1,175,513 Here as part of Russ Allen's MWTCA Gadgets, Gizmos, and Mechanical Marvels display.
This is one of 60,388 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: RE5,737

Improvement in lubricators Patentee: John R. Sees - Philadelphia PA Granted:1874-01-20


This is one of 60,384 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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US Patent: 18,691

DATAMP Wacky Patents - December 29, 2018 - 9:57am
Improvement in methods of floating horses, &c., across rivers Patentee: Samuel P. Heintzelman - Newport Barracks KY Granted:1857-11-24

1 of 12 patents in the Parker Brothers Inventor's Game. Another is 730,918 Here as part of Russ Allen's MWTCA Gadgets, Gizmos, and Mechanical Marvels display.
This is one of 60,384 patents currently in the database at datamp.org

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