Peters v. Active Mfg. Co.
130 U.S. 626 (1889)

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Peters v. Active Mfg. Co., 130 U.S. 626 (1889)

Peters v. Active Manufacturing Company

No. 254

Submitted April 16, 1889

Decided May 13, 1889

130 U.S. 626

APPEAL FROM THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE UNITED

STATES FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF OHIO

Syllabus

Letters patent No. 281,553, granted to George M. Peters, July 17, 1883, for an "improvement in dies for making dash frames" are invalid for want of patentable invention.

In equity to restrain the infringement of letters patent. Decree dismissing the bill. Plaintiff appealed. The case is stated in the opinion.

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