Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Good, Bad and Indifferent Inventions from 1866

A Springfield, Vermont inventer devised this machine.




Specification forming part of Letters Patent No. 55,718, dated June 19, 1866.

To all 'whom it may concern:

Be it known that I, GEORGE W. SANDERS, of Springfield, in the county of Windsor and State of Vermont, have invented a new and Improved Apparatus for Kneading Dough; and I do hereby declare that the following is afull, clear, and exact description thereof, which will enable others skilled in the art to make and use the same, reference heing had to the accompanying drawings, forming a part of this speciiication, in which- Figure 1 is a perspective view of my invention. Fig. 2 is a sectional View taken on the the present instance by a pin, b, which penetrates the block so that its end will rest in a groove cut around the end of the roller, as shown in Fig. 2, by withdrawing which piu the roller can he disengaged from its block. The roller is hy this attachment insured a revolving -motion for rolling out a sheet of dough, from which to cut biscuits, cakes, Sac.

The block O is secured tothe kneading-hoard by means ot' staples, c e, either ot' which can be caught over a hook, d, rising from the rear end ofthe board A. This attachment ofthe roller to the block and the block to the kneading-board allows the roller to have a universal motion, and consequently it can be operated with good effect upon the dough.

What I claim as new, and desire to secure hy Letters Patent, is-

The combination of the roller B with its grooved end a', the block C, pin b, staples c c, hook d, and hoard A, arranged and operating in the manner and for the purpose herein described.



1 comment :

  1. Good Ole George made a lot of bread selling that machine, I mean lots of dough. To bad many people in the area think that loafing is the way to go. The State just sends them bread free of charge. Yup you can make lots of bread loafing.


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