The Iola Register (Iola, Kansas) about Uncle Lewis Vanatta Tuesday, July 9, 1907 - Page 2

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The Iola Register (Iola, Kansas)  about Uncle Lewis Vanatta
Tuesday, July 9, 1907 - Page 2 - BIG PATENT i'rlmc Wratern HnyM Elfcbt (^ondPD*...
BIG PATENT i'rlmc Wratern HnyM Elfcbt (^ondPD* HorM From Yanatta and Mafford. The largest contract ever closed by I local Inventor was closed this week by U EX Vanatta and A. W. Stafford, investors of the 1... E. Vanatta con- Icnser making machine. The contract .'lo-cd this week was made with the Prime Western Smelter company and calls for eight of the condenser mak- ng machines and the price of |6,000 ?^to be paid by* the company to Vanitia Vanitia and Stafforil for the privilege of making and using the machines. Vanatta and Stafford do not expect n make any of the eight machines for the company, but t!ie $6,000 is the amount jiaid by the company for the right to bu'ld and operate that num- her of machines. Throe of these machines machines are to bo installed In the Gas City anil tola works while the other five will be used at that company's works in Illinois and New Jersey. Another contract for five more machines machines ha.<. been closed with the Cock- "rlll JCine company to be installed In ihe'r factori-js In .Mtoona. Gas. l.a- ilarin- and other towns In the Kansas vus belt. Two machines are to .be installed installed at Bartlesvllle, I. T; One for 'he National Zinc company and another another for the Bartlesvllle Zit^c company, company, i '-^-'"l^ A little over a year ago I/. E. Van alia, th" man who first conceived the 'd-'a i >f making condensers by the use ot macliinery, .was working at one of the local Vmeltirs receiving .some- th 'ng like .?2 .."in a ilay making con- tenser-. He got 111) bis pati'iit aiiil •lie rnlted Zinc and (.'h-^niiciil com- •i.iny jilaceii a- ninchlno In their poi- •iT.' factory at the wo'ks in lola. Tin experinn;nl was evi rytliinc that could 'i:i'.e lieen hoped for. The ninchlno p .it 'iiteii by Vanatta not only made iietier condensers but mad<' them niueh faster than one man or even I wo ru' three picti,could niak(! thcni. Vanatta wUhln the last two weeks ':r a month has closed contracts for I.', maehlncs and Is llBurlng on clos 11:1; ciinlracts for that tnany more he fire miiny months have passed. Thi tlfleeii niai'bines Will bring he and bis IKUlner. .\. \V. Slaffcu-il. about $li.'.(i(»<i «li'cli will )uil them on a fair way to ward anias-ing a Inrse fortune. I «»«•«»»•••» • * •*«**«

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