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6McCarthyJune 6, 1871. 117,644KimballAug. 1, 1871. 119,589EstabrookeOct. 3, 1871. 123,038NewcombJan. 23, 1872. 123,054SpearJan. 23, 1872. 125,535BromleyApr. 9, 1872. 127,982MerrickJune 18, 1872. 129,195WilliamsJuly 16, 1872. 129,761Stackpolehine′. A machine for cutting a groove in the sole of a shoe in which the sewing-stitch may lie and be protected. In Spear's machine, the sole being fastened to the turn-table, the tool to be used for channeling or beveling is slipped into the the tool is forced along, turning the table as is necessary. Beating-out machine (shoe-machinery manufacturing Co.) Spear's sole-channeling machine. Sole-cut′ting ma-chine′. One in which soleshaped pieces are cut from the side or from sarmth of the tavern fire. Speak′ing-tube. A pipe for conveying the voice from one apartment or floor to another. Spear. 1. (Weapon.) A very ancient instrument of war, consisting of a blade on the end of a long shaft. It still survive
and other surfaces. Tanner's (Fig. 6844) consists of a sole-plate a, to which is attached a block b, having a handle at each end. The cutter-holder c is connected to the block by a screw at each end. A central thumbscrew d serves to adjust the angle of inclination of the cutter e. The shavings ascend through the throat f. Veneer-planing machine. Ve-neer′--pol′ish-ing ma-chine′. A machine for giving a fine bright surface to veneer or veneered work. Veneer-polishing machine. Spear's machine has three sets of connected arms a b c, carrying three pulleys, the first of which receives motion from the drum d, and communicates motion to the second, which, in turn, transmits it to the third; the axis of the latter is cranked, and through the pitman e reciprocates the carriage f, from which the rubber g depends. The whole arrangement has sufficient flexibility to permit the rubber to be traversed laterally by the hand, while the polishing is effected in right lines by its re<
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