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    Necessity is the mother of invention. - Jonathan Swift

    Getting caught is the mother of invention. - Robert Byrne

    Necessity may be the mother of invention, but play is certainly the father. - Roger von Oech

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Aug 21 William Burroughs Patents First Practical Adding & Listing Machine Patents & Trademarks
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Aug 20 Philo Farnsworth Patents a Television Philo T.  Farnsworth History of Technology Television
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This guide last edited 11/29/2011
This guide last revised 09/08/2008