No. 148.

143 U.S. 587 (1892)


Supreme Court of United States.

Decided March 7, 1892.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Mr. Amos Broadnax and Mr. J. Edgar Bull for appellants.

Mr. E. Cooper Shapley for appellees.

MR. JUSTICE BROWN delivered the opinion of the court.

The bill in this case was dismissed by the court below upon the ground either that the second claim of the patent was anticipated by a provisional specification of Robert B. Jones filed in the office of the British Commissioner of Patents, July 31, 1878; or, if Gandy made the invention before the date of Jones' specification, that there had been a public use and sale of the invention for more than two years prior...

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