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The Petroleum Centre daily record. [volume] (Petroleum Center, Pa.) 1868-1873, October 01, 1870, Image 4

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flOBEUTS' PETROLEUM TOllPKDO.
TOEPKDOES.
, THE ItOltERTS
PITHOLEUM TORPEDO GO.
Office" at Hie
Hed 1LA.I.G llLL.
Cerucr of Pine am! S.-ooml Street ,
CNcar tlic Uailroad,)
TIIUSVILLE, FA.
Owing to the lnn;c and incrensintr demand Tor l)o
Hoheris' Torpedoes, and 1 iu iulj lj-:iiiMa ol the.
Commissioner of l'ateuu iu ri,iMii to Win lee.!
a patent, nnd the d-dsem ol Jud"o if. C. Crier can
tnioltiK tlin Itotwrls' puteut tlicy nave lAAVElflil)
the price of their Turin-Join
TWETr;.PER CENT.
w tlxit cTnry Operator ran n fiord lu'try 3 Torpedo
licforg nrmmloniui; a Well.
Tho following is the derision reiiderrd by Jm!o
flricron tin- twenty-second ('ii) day of So'itemner,
lsii!), in l tin United Stntos Circuit c.,.,r-i ,.,
phia. The enso whs iirsncd three dins by Olmrles
' wneroi new lont, u. r. i.ucas unit s. A. 1'ur
vinnce of I'lttslmreli. for itef.iwi,i,,i.,
llnrding of l'hllndclphln, nud George 11. Christy, of
- ...VV...H, nn il.Mlllll.
OPINION Of il UlXiE (ilirEK.
As I write Willi difficulty I can only state Mic con
elusion to which my mind hns conio nTicr tt carcfir
xaininntlon of this case. I
The comnlaiuiiiit Iiiih rxlilMtorf ,..,.. ..rt...i
25th of April, met. This is priuin fiiciu uviilaiico of
"ne, "'iu puis ua me l'uspoulc-uts the hitr
dim or proof that the patent is void or worthless.
I need not repent tuv itiimrks in the ense uf Cooil
yonrvs. l)..y(:MViil!( C. C, Hep; )lt U11W
adopt thura as ail'ordiuir a rule ot decision which an
.plioa clearly to the pic-u ut ewe.
A the infrinKemuit of the prttcnt is ndmlttcii,
the only question will bo m to tho validity of com
vlaintmts imteiit of Am II !r..is.N
"It wan after srs.-5ul.itiou had benn reduced to
practlco," and alter repented experiment, that tho
somplHinant suce.ocdod in overcomitiir-ho prejudice
nnd .iri.oi-iincoof thepcoplv on the subject, and
persusdinir the HH.lic thai hi.- invention was uclul
lifter he had established Its (treat millty nnd value,
mi -wiiuii inn bwiiih nnu patient pcrsoveniiico, in
spite irf enoers and hco," were completely sou
ecfiir, that llceil. who kid he Torn ,.i I
mcnN tin the mmo subject, and was unsuccessful.
rnmjilneU thai he hail the beat linlit totlieinvcntioii.
, i'-".."..k uu vit uiore complainant a tor
pedoc, Ii applied ou tho 1st of November, lhti7,
ir a piileiit for substantially the same comliimi
Hons of devices atul n.ftchiiie cotiiniruMl in ...i.it:. ii.
mil's itent. On tho loth of the same mouth the
.t-ir..,. lunneu iiieiiiiiuives into n co:iiniiy or
pftrmiMl nil illul ti'i'i... u i fiv . . ' '
.... )". . i. uu-nvui ioi-ieuo i;oiupauy,
for ths piirtHMs ol n ratine ihn n.nn !, 1.
ventlpn, and iiiinrMnu tho cxponsu of liii-ation.
and thus defraud him of the fruit. They have per
severed, oven sfter the preliminary iiijuuciiou very
jiropurly jrnuited by thu District Jiidk'u.
iah ii uwrou oe eniei eu fur complainant for n per
pctniil Injunction, nnd a Master apHiinted to tukc
au ttccoiiul aceordiuz to the nraver of Dm l. ill
It. C. GUIEK, JudfJ.
Norn The passno referred to bv ,7ud::o Hrier in
nls lornier ileclon, a Wallace, p. ao;i iiUopted as
appiiciihlo to this cajo was as follows: '
"Ii is usually Hie case, when any valuable discov
ery is mnde, or any new innchiuo of (.-rent lttiiily is
invented, that tbeattenliuu of the public lias Wn
tuiniti to (h it sulijeet previously, and that ninny
peisoiis have bocu makiiiK researches nud espu-I-nionts.
I'hilosophcrs nud mech.uiicians uiav have
in sum measure anticipated in their su, cnln!ion
hCioslhIlityor(rohability ui siicli discovery or
invention; many experiments have been miceesful
Jyliied.coinlii;; very near, yet falling short ol the
Jesircd result. They havo iinslueed ui.tliin.. bcue
ncinl. Thninvcni Ion when perfected may truly be
Hid tolielhoculniiuatin puiut of manv uxpurl-
3ion s, not only by the liin ntor, hut by many olli
r. lie may have proiM-d indirccily l,v the iiiif uc
cossntl experiinoiil-snnd failures oi nth.n, but i!
pivos llioui no riirht to cu'm a thare of the lienor or
theprolltof the succcfsliil inventor it Is wlieu
peculation lias bmro reduced to practice, when ex-R-rlnient
ha resulted in liinTiverv. and when Unit
discovery has been perrecbU Dy piilent mm couiin
ned experlinouts, when ,iiw ,L.W c uii.-Kiiind, Hit,
nianulactiiru, or inaeliiuo has lieen tl,u produceii
which is useful to thepuhltc.tlurt the party umkiiiitit
bcwinusiipiibllclniielaetoraiiileiilitleuioii Kiieut
"And yt when Kiaii in and pitiait perseverance
nave at lennth BUcceided, in sj.l o of smers nnd
woHa, somu nimble Invention or dlsco-ury bow
aotdom is il rollowod by ruwurd I Envy r..ln hirn
of the honor, while speculalois, swindlers, and pi
rate rob hint of tlio profits. Jlvery uiwueceesliil
experiiiienierwhodidordiiloi did not come very
near nwkiim a discovery now claims it., hvcry ou'
who cm invent au Improvement or vary its form,
claims a right to pirate the original disc ivcry. We
n"ed not summons Morse, or lllaocliard, or WoimJ.
worth to iirovo that this is tho usuui history of evu
ry irreat disaivery or invention.
"The oresent ensn adds mu,t.her rlini.t,, i,. i.iu
lonnund uniform history." i Wallace, V. C. Jie-
t'AJJi'iOX.
The public H cautlnned nsnns; eninloylnr any
hut tho rejmlarlv nntliorlzed Aleuts of the Uomna.
ii), since the Uohc.rts 1'atnnt euver the u?o of t"e
Torpedo and all explosive materials for oil weiis
nnd tlio use of mie.li materials iiy other parties is a
direct InfiiiiKcmctit or their ih-lits. yinv iwiIIhs in.
tiiiiKiiiK any of tho KtmKHTS l'ATKNl'.S will be
dsnlt wltb nccordhi to law, urn) h nctin" willfully
nnd knowingly in diUance or law and the decision?,
of the Courts.
The Company have ro orcunlzed their buslnraw
with a view touucommud.'ito nil jMeu In i.-.wv
of the Oil Ifatrion. They have cmpluyeil tho nuirt
Viucieui Aems aim ntisi.'iacis lliai can lie pl'S-llled
.lor tho business. Each Torpmlo ls.Iuix:i.,i win,
dato nf pitcits, together with the priee uf the Tor
pedo, and signed by nn oltlcer of tho Cr.itipioiv, so
very t)iemtor wis. iini! a 'lorpedn. may know Its
price and wlietlur II c.mio from our oillcj.
Opetators will confer a fuvor by rcixirtiii!; to Ibis
vjnou nor niTiiKeiico oi sflt Din,
The followlnii named tR-rsons have b
oil Aiiit ftn.i Asnlhtiint A'fiits fir ilxv Oil i:iyat
IilST OF AOBTS.
TmiHVIM.E, CHUltCII HUN AND VK INI
1 1 si-Ki-nnn nuir. miice, lliiuiilion's Ue
moro,nddrcsTituvaio, Pa- Aobiauint Jolm Van
EC1 iver.
TITIJBVIIXK, CHUltCII KUN AND VICINt.
TY-II. 11. THOMAS. (Mice and uddiess, Jiun
tlon House, Htusvlllo, l'a.
KHAMIIUUll AND VICINITY-OEOKOB IK
TIN. Olllce, rilmmbitr!;; leEidcnce, Titusville. I'u.
A!l"i'it. A. A. Wi f. '
KNTIiHI'lUHE, ri.BA8ASTvTLT.il, !K N
PA KM AND 1'IVIium W. WiO VAN
VL1KT. Olllce nnd nddrcss. , ,.. li.,, 1.1. ...
atuvllln. Assistant, II. (!. KuiiiliM.trin '
TlDIOOTs; AND WEHT IUiJKoUY-CITAS
CbAltlC. Ofllcn and addross, Kiprus oiU-i Tidl'
onto. i'a. Assistant, ft C. IJcnr'lslvv
I'KTIIOI.HU.M CHNTHE AND VKTNiTV
LEVI WAHON. oniooiiudiKiilrora, I'lirolcuuiCeu
tee, l'a. Assistant, Ohurles liliiekford
TAKR AND IIIXIOU PAIOIinnd Dlslrlet lvlnn
on Oil t:roek nnd Cherry Itun, fiom siorv Paii'n tn
JlcCliutuckvillo .IA-VllSbSAUNDIiitK. ArMiess
Jrr Farm, l'u. Asslst.mts. Luther u. BaundcH
Charles K. (ichrnn ami Wilpnai lloyt. "
MaOLINrouKVII.Lli, oil, CITl' AND KF.NO
A. 8. VlfrHT. Addruos, Oil Ciiv or Mono, l'a
Assistnut. M. Mead
FitANS.LlN, AI.OTW1 THK AT.I.KOlIKNy lllv
EK . Wll.HKU. Oll ii.! iml-aUilress, I'riiiiklin.P.i
W3lli;it(inASK, i'HSTKH KAKM .6 l'A.tKKH'S
LAND1NU b'K'IIAHD W. l.'KlilTl-M.I). tillire
und aiklnw. Si:riih.'iiu,.i. I-a. AaUuut, K. W. l'.ir
terheld, address Kmh -iiinii, l'u.
WKVi' VTIti.lMA-C. I). AKllCI., m.d T. I'.
JOt)K. Aililnii:.. I'.irke-ib-.r,-, e t v'n-iuia
Jltuburt Vtlrolinnu Tori'utlo to.
m:.v.:it .
aiiv S&ecard
NEWSPAPER,
AND
Job Printinc
Office;
MAII ST BEET,
I'ETUOLEll CEXTUG.
w il LONUUXLL, Proprietor
aiUWS DEI'AUTMEAT. &
Wo rmpivo tolcprniihtc (Ifppntcltos npto 4r. v
and prestmt thom to our rcatlen orrry i-vuniiiKt oin
hruciii news ofprent ;ntri-8t from all ti'Ction of
tli') coiinlry. Wo havo mnfio npi-ciul arranoinont,
whereby vw roceivt; nnulnr retrolimm. fc lock and
I'lodiico Marhut Kunorts every ovfiitnq by tttlovnuih
tV .n. NutuVnsb ll.l-ill.ltl.lil fttiii l'iltU)k.ll-.r
Ituiu siiin, n.i..-.'i-....) TuiilVyll
tuftlicr with KilitoiinlH uuU Local mnttorn, make it
1II1U I1 llti; lllllBt UVatlillllV uvnoWn.tg 111
Advei'tistiitf Medium
Tiio JiliCOHD has no enpoiior. tui it clrriilnUs
whtrcvm an Oil Operator or Denici can 1m Totiuu
J0BB1NS IPARTIffiT.
V hiivo n lotc m. Mfoll wl'ct.ed Htnck rf
JobMiiH U;itcrUl, einttnv.iitv tlio v?v$
.it,.t VUn in. 11. vi'fttn, i..in)J..st In ...-rti-nK,
J oh Work ol ovoiy vurioty lit .1 siitl.l'artory rnnimtT
VYUIU UWII1VU) juira mil ui in.nn; (Jtiutwu iu VUjtjlB
61iilliiiS Iislls.
IlUlltl-UCllt!!.
l'loiiraiiiiiit-Hj
liitls uf rare,
tiabcls.
A.SIJ
tiisiiijfi uiJ Veiling (;arcl4
I. JiTTliH 11KA1JS,
lili.LUI!AlJa,
UII,L3 0r" LAL'INU, Bte , Etc
uuo
BAM, ICKINTIIV.;,
riu u or Fancy (Styles, ueat'y and iiromptly oieto..
tcJ, vutbruclut;
INVITATIONS riHITTiAm i'HOUIlAMMICB
CAUUS, TICKKT3, Etc.
In (xt, every variety nnd style of work In letter
press j'.nliui;.
Merchants, Lawyers. Jubilees of the Peace, Liui.-l
.e!ls. (HI Iteieer' ll!id A'.-"llls, T ii.-'.ll r.llic-i Ail' lits
K.v:pref-.-uieli a.iil otlnjl j.ari 'esiu w.uit, are itltii.-im-d
111 ll w ' n.e i. i'irei'i lu es' lite 10 I'riler e !1 I: i mis ol
lii. A NKS, hui;ned or ii-i., u-tia-, d in ili:i: com
iniiuily. Jub.-i.-ir a'raua riiiei. i-iliv oli, .te.l
v 11 L.'-tNuU
ii. Shimon s cor.u.M:
OMS
.Brag & Fanoy
6-oods
Washiiigton-St.
!i:tkli:i.ti ikaiiie.
The Lfirgcst and Best Selected
stock ot Uooils in Western
Pennsylvania, and
sold at
THE FXJIIEST
-OF-
W!NES,L5QUOBS
fec, for Bledicinal Purposes.
TURK AND FIRST CLASS.
Paints,
Varnishes
anil Dye Stuffs,
PASTERS'
and Brushes.
TOILET
ARTICLES!
TliQlincst as-iortninnt over beforo oll'uroil on
Oil Crook.
WALL PAPERS
ANO VIN90" SHADES !
Uasurpfif-Keu! fur hoauty nnl orijiiiuility ol
ui-'BigUB, guuapucod uuu uuiuminy.
Canary IMrds,
8cfaff0 and Cipt'S,
TUE CHOICEST BRANDS.
ALL KINDS
PATENT MEXHCOIES.
t'RESCPaPTIONR ARE PUNCTUALLY
COMPOUNDED AT ALL HOURS.
cs?tice cool soda water fresh
fuom the Fountain,
IMPORTED
WINSOll BROS. COLUMN.
WhSOR BROS.,
STORE.
ES?AS8.ISIE0 8353.
"Winsor B ros.
MAIJf STREET,
iETkUil!31 CENTRE,
PEALEHS IN OIL. WELL
TUBING AND CASING I
ALSO,
WORKINO J5AUUELS &.VALVES,
STUFFING BOXES,
CLAMPS, TONGS,
INN1S SUCKER RODS,
RIVETED JOINT SUCKER ROD
BOILER PUMPS,
CISTERN i. WELL PUMPS,
. Every Description of snppl lc for
GIL 'WELL TIMS ffl
lREFINERIES.
BRASS GOODS,
STEAM & GAS FITTINGS
BELTING, PACKING AND nOST?
KIRBY'S COMPRESSED BUNGS,
HARD W -A. H E,
Ilouse Trimmiogs, f
CarroDtoi-8' Tools, . "t'-i ' J
, Drilling and. Plain Laid Rope,
i . - Oaklim, Nails, Axes,
Table audPockel Cutlery,
A fnT j-;orlui'-nt of everything la th jTardware
i , - iiiao. i
i!(usc rtu tiisSiin Goods,
VENTILATOR
AND
Morning G-lory
BASK E51RXEUS.
HOME COMPANION,
IRON GATE, nnd
WHEAT SHEAF
ook Stoves.
Lamps, I.:i litem St Cliiinneys,
rVo. 1 'Winter l rained
fifird Oil,
xo. i ki:fi.12 oil.
CIIASPIOX CLOTHES WlilXGCRS
Kannfactiirers of
TIN.
EHEST IRON
WASB.
& CCPPin
SMOKE STACKS,
lienairtii!! of nil kind done wl'h nontnoea and dls
liutch. tspjclul attelilinn givau to
Ktcam and Gas Fittings
rurrliislnR with cmli only, onr Uncllltlca fbr fitr.
tilnliin? evi:rytlJn 'ii onr lin uro OMpuijni' fr any
nth. r C'dtabl.'dhtuent la thu Oil Ucgiou. We iisve a
TIN AND REPAIR SROP
llianliii g our friends for It.ei
ie. the jiiist, we sliiij iisl our !
in 'jju'.iie.tni.te.
lihenil p.i'ronnr'e
i oTortf .lo merit
Mirh l'tf.
Jnir. UAH.WAV.
1400 SI II, KM UNDKIi
WO MII.Eit WTTIIOU'"
OUANGKofCOACUEi
ONE MANAURMKNT.
The Broad Oauee. Donbla
v . w a a av&
Route
BETWEEN THE
ATLANTIC CITIES
ak Tit a
WEST ANO SOlTII-WrT
1TIIS li.ll.W AV KXTKXD8 FHOX
Ciacirniti to New York 800 BLUes,
Clovcland to New York C25 Kilci,
Dunkirk to New York 460 Mile
Buffalo to New York 423Milej,
Rochester to New York 389 Miki.
.
ANIl 19 rtox
3T22 TO 27 MILES THE SHORTEST
ROUTE. Jl?
New and Imnrornl Cnnehes an mn flrom Clnri.
nnti, llnvtun, I rhiinn, Minimi, (inllmn. Mainii.iii
Aslilnnd, Akron, t Kvelund, Wnrren, Meiidvillo
Dunkirk, ltull'ulu nud HiKliester to '
New York Without Ctmnsc.
ONLY ONE CHANGE TO BOSTON-
On nd after Mnndny, .Tnno 18, ISS0, tialoi
will Irave Mcadvlll nt thu fulluwlni; hunrs, viz;.
I'll ANKI.I.N UHANCIIioliis; Sooth.
IAva :
Meadvllle, 5 13 A. M , 11 (0 a, a., S,W r. , 4,43 A a
Amuva:
Franklin, T.41
Oil City, 8,U
MS
.1U
7,IM
M0
,)
Fit ANKLH BUANH-Colnf Ilorlb.
LAva :
Oil City, 10.M. M.O.IOa, I
Franklin,l.tll ,4 "
S,1T .a.tllt. a
lio v,4t
Aaatvi:
Meadvili,J,45. . 11,35 A M. f,16r
Q0INQ WEST
I.5S A. HI. 11 AT KXl'Hi:SS. ilnllr. MoiiAin
exeejjtisl, fiirt'li'Velnnd, llrnlnr.iitl and the Wnl
and Sonlh. t'inint-cts nt Chirksvllle. futidnys h
crpted, for Hhnrnu Newcastle and IMt'elMii-ffli; M
ls?nviitsimnz ror lonnustnivn nnd Misi-un: nt mv
land wllh liike Shore Kailmiy, fur the West and
worm- esi: ni itavenun, nnniinys rxei-Hwi. iw ai
linnca ami I'lttstuirvh; tit Akron. Kntiiiuys exri-ptnU
Ii Orvllle and Mlllershurn, nt L'rluinA with I'l'l
buruh, Cincinnnti mid St. f,onl Ksllny!ur liulUo
npolis, nnd nt C'liicinnntl with the Ohio A li.i
sippl ilnilwuy, Air Su Louis und tue Ninth and
SouthWest.
Sleenlnu ('onrhm Brn attaehrd to thin tinln u
Ilornellsviile, rnnuiliK throuuh to I'lcvelaud uitlmiit
chaiKe
8.M A. HI. KXPRESS WATU dally, rmton
excepted, for Clovelaad and Iho .Weal and North
West, t 'nnnrcts nt Clarksvil h ftir Minrsn, Neoi"l
tie and I'iltsliniyk, ai 4 at Cleveland with Like
Bhura ltaiiwny for Iht West and Norlli-Wccl-
2.30 p. Iff. MOITT E.XfltESS, dnlly.mr
Cleveland, I'lnciiiiiMi and tlio Wfst and Sisith -t'nnnrcts
nt Isnvlttsbunr. Hiindtis cxivptrd, w
TouiiL-slown; al t'levelsad with Uke fh""' Hall
way, lor the West and North Wetl: nnd l lncln
iili with Hie Dliio & Mississippi Mail way IwN.
Lunla nnd the Hnwth and Kouth-West.
A Hleeplnif Conch Is nrt.n hed to this train at Str
Vork, running through to Cincinnati.
: I1.IO A. 11. ACCOMMODATION. SaiVny
excepted, for U'tivltuliurg aud Way SUtiom, coii
nocling tor Von i gaiown.
9.30 P. HI.
ritEioirr a accosmoda-
TIO.N, daily.
7.UO A. Mb WAT
cented.
FKXICI1T, Snndayt ex-
O0IN0 EAST.
1 1,40 A. HI. UnnTKINfl xp"bs&.,1!!!5
colilii-ctliiL'Ot O'rry, iatldanrtiled. for W"
l'a. Mayvllla, llrocton and Tltnsvllle, and My
for Krle; atKlmirawHh Northfrn Central Mllwa
for Willlainsnoti. Ilsrrlsliiira. llilladelphlaind iai
Imnro aad at Nw Vork for Helton and ew Ifflij
A HlutSni! Crawh l allnclied to this train at Of
clnuntl lunulni; ilinsiKh to New Vork
8.30 P. HI. CINCINNATI J!.XPI(KS, "J
Sondnysexcupted, c-ilinM-tlnv' at Mliipminr'
Albany and tlio ridflimtisj snnimer resort, Ni
Uprlnfs. and nt Now Vork for lknton, and all
K'5:"llies.pl.!.Voe I. ..aehl ta.hl. tt '
laettdvlllerimnlng lhrouKli to .-iew iui.
U.53 A. IW. NEW YOltK DAT "jn'gj
dully, Sundays excepted. Comiortsat nf' K-ay
will? Delawnre, Ijickawnnn (?
for Scranton. nnd at New Vork with HiiJ
press train of New Jemoy Hailread tot tfWiM"
"4 P'1!". .. . .1.1 in ihla train
ncvclana.nin4iiKtnron.,.h to "o""
neclinK wilh train havintr new J.ib l
lilt! Hrs.ni Coaclie attacked, runnlu aa
new lorK.
2.45 P. HI. IACCOMM0DATION, 8idJ
excepted
13,10 A. VI. ACCOMMODATION 6
excepted
6,15 A. VI. WAT FHEIOUT, Sunday
ceptetl.
Bmton and New ""''J.ViroCUAKGIi la'
PntiKaLM, are trniisR-rred HtKB vr
'-nieert vetitllatoil and i''SniSy'ali
conches -IN THK WOItl.D- mm
uiaht train ou thl liailway.
-jr Tho Erl KaPlway "r;i j"!Jt toC W"
new Kerry frotn their Jowy t v Do 'oM , ,
oflBdStlNew Vork.lhus eiiKW uc ! .
reset, the nprorpxrtlenol l',0r an omtiW
penso nndaiinoyHuou or a atreel ror
transfer. , t ,ie KHl
yi.Thrnnery along the ntlreyon e lifJ
Hallway I. of tho' most J'V!"fflSitl "
character. Aduilrei "f " ' hi find
daylight Jotrrnoy over thl. il.li Oi Jll,Jlial ,mlr
ehaiiKlnif liniilseiipoa aithjeat ortumo
lion and Interest.
Bairgago Chcched TUrog
And fare alwaj-a a. low a by any other Koutc,
ASK FOR TICKETS VIA
ERIK BAli""-
k ....i.k1 at all tho rrlndH
llifk''
Otlice in the West and W' pUR
I, V. UUCKKK,
Oen'l Suy t.
ito.
Jrtll w

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