THE LONDON GAZETTE, APRIL 3, 1863, 1877 683. To John Taylor, of Burnley, in.the county communication to him -from abroad by Antoine of Lancaster, Cotton Spinner, for the invention Auvray, of Olivet, Loiret, France. of " improvements in fire bars and bearers." 714. To William Henry Emett, of No. 8, St. 685. To William Hermann Stiibbe, of the city George's-terrace, South Kensington, in the county and* State of New York, United States of Ame- of Middlesex, Lithographer, for the invention of rica, for, the invention of '.'.improvements in " improvements in processes for facilitating and . governors for marine and other engines." combining the art of writing with engraving 687. And to John Henry Johnson, of 47, Lin- together on stone applicable to maps, plans, coln's-inn-fields, in the. county of Middlesex, specifications', and other lithography, which im- Gentleman, for .the invention of "improvements provements are also available for re-transfers to in fastenings suitable for portions of harness zinc or stone, or printing from original." . and other purposes."—A communication to him 717. And to Georges de Laire, of the Imperial from abroad:by Victor Gueldry, of Paris, in Mint, Paris, in the empire of France, Chemist,. the Empire of France. i for the invention of "improvements in the" On their several petitions, recorded in the Office manufacture of brown coloring matters."—The of the Commissioners on the 13th day of March, I result partly of a' communication to him from 1863. abroad by the inventor, Charles Girard, of Lyons, 689. To William Edward Gedge, of the firm of France, Chemist,- and partly of invention and John Gedge and Son, of No. 11, Wellington- discovery made by himself. street, Strand, in the county of Middlesex, On their several'petitions recorded, in the office of Patent Agent, for the invention of "an im- the Commissioners on the 17th day of-March, proved plough."—A communication to him 1863. from abroad by Jean Germain Felix Clama- 719. To William Symington, of Market Har- geran, of La Lambertre, Gironde, France. borough, in the county of Leicester, for the 691. To William West,, of Tredenham House, invention of " improvements in the process of, St. Blazey, in the county of Cornwall, Civil and apparatus used in roasting and treating Engineer, for the invention of " improvements coffee and other organic substances." in valves." 720. To William Charles Wild and James Henry 693. To John Walker McCarter, of the Foyle- Randel, both of Birmingham, in the county of street Saw Mills, Londonderry, in the county of Warwick, Dealers in Precious Stones, for the Londonderry, Ireland, for the invention of " im- invention of " a new and improved mode of provements in machinery for sawing or cutting inlaying gold and other metals in glass, and, in wood." • : a composition suitable for the manufacture of 699. And to James Walwprth, of Bradford, in ; jewellery and "other ornaments, buttons, and the county of York, Corn Mill Machine Maker, ' other similar articles." • for the invention of " improvements in machi- Til. To William Donbavand, of the city of nery or apparatus for washing or cleansing and Manchester, in the. county of Lancaster, Scale drying Egyptian wheat, beans, and other kinds Beam and Weighing Machine Manufacturer, of grain or seeds." and David C rich ton, of the same place, Ma- On their several petitions recorded in the Office of chinist, for the invention of " improvements in the Commissioners on the 14th day of March, looms for weaving." 1863. 722. To John Roberts, of the city of Manchester, 701. To Edward Oliver, Engineer, and George in the county of Lancaster, Organ Builder, and Myers, Draughtsman, both of Rotherham, in Robert Nay lor, of the same place, Gentleman, the county of York, for the invention of " im- for the invention of " improvements in organs, provements in apparatus for lowering and dis- harmoniums, and piano fortes." engaging boats from vessels." 723. To Richard Archibald Brooman, of 166, 702. To Felix Hoyos, of Paris, Rue de Chaillot, Fleet-street, in the city of London, Patent No. 42, in the French Empire, Manufacturer, Agent, for the invention of "improvements in for the invention of " an improved stove or fire the manufacture of spoons and forks."—A com- grate, for heating, cooking, boiling, or other munication to him from abroad by Wilhelrh similar purposes." Conraetz and Fritz Dittler, of" Vienna, Austria. 703. To Thomas William Willett, of 31, Charing 725. To William Edward Taylor, of Enfield, near Cross, in the county of Middlesex, Captain, for" Accrington, in the county of Lancaster, Cotton the invention of " improvements in means for Spinner and Manufacturer^ for the invention of reefing and furling square sails of ships and " certain improvements in machinery for reel- vessels from the decks thereof." ing, winding, warping, and beaming.yarn." 705. To George Parsons Beley, of Liverpool, in 729. To Thomas Oldknow, of Ashforth's Factory, the county of Lancaster, Merchant, for the in- in the town and county of Nottingham, General \ention of " improvements in discharging pro- Mechanist, for the invention of " improvements jectiles below the water line of navigable ves- in the construction of jacquards employed in sels and other .structures." bobbin net, or twist lace machines." 709. And. to William Glen Eavestaff, of Great 732. To Auguste Morel, of Rue du Marche, Russell-street, in the county of Middlesex, Brussels, in the kingdom of Belgium, Engineer, Pianoforte Manufacturer, for the invention of for the invention of " improvements in appara- "improvements in the construction of piano- tus for generating carbonic acid." fortes." 733. And to John Davis Welch, and Alfred Phip^ On their several petitions, recorded in the Office pen Welch, both of Gutter-lane, in the city of of the Commissioners on the 16th day of March, London, and of Luton, in the county of Bed- 1863. ford, Straw Hat Manufacturers, for the inven- 713. To William Edward Gedge, of the firm of tion of " improvements in bleaching and in John Gedge and Son, of No. 11, Wellington- reducing and brightening the colour or tone street, Strand, in the county of Middlesex, of dyed straw plaits and straw." Patent Agent, for the invention of "impi-ove- On their several petitions, recorded in the Office ments in the modes or means for framing pic- of the Commissioners on the 18th day of March, tures, looking glasses, and other objects."-*A 1863.