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OFF ENTIRE PROJECT! FREE RETRACTABLE SCREEN WITH PATIO DOOR PURCHASE 920-547-2258 the third and touted that with a full-page advertisem*nt in the Press. According to Wikipedia, the escala- tor was patented in 1859 by Nathan Ames, a patent attorney from Saugus, Massachusetts. It was a patent in idea only, as there was never a working mod- el built. Later in 1889, Leamon Souder patent- ed the a device that featured a series of steps and links jointed Reno, a graduate to each oth- er. Again, no working model was ever built.

A few years later in 1892, Jesse W. Reno pat- ented the Conveyor of A few months after patent was approved, George A. Wheeler patented his ideas for a more recog- nizable moving staircase. Reno, a graduate of Lehigh University, produced the working escalator, which was named the That par- ticular escalator was built next to the Old Iron Pier at Coney Island in New York City in 1896. Reno eventually united with Otis Ele- vator Company and retired once he sold his patents.

The next step in the evolution of the device was when Charles Seeberger de- signed an escalator that is more like the units we see today. Seeberger also joined forces with the Otis Elevator Company and, in 1899, the commercial unit, which was her- alded at the 1900 Paris Exposition Uni- verselle. The device eventually caught the eye of the H.C. Prange Company and was in- stalled to great customer acceptance in 1936. Well, not all customers, apparently.

In 1959, Mrs. Wilma Turk, 28, of 1213 S. 10th was the in a lawsuit against the H.C. Prange Co. in which she was seeking $12,500 for alleged injuries.

Her husband, John, sued the company for $3,500 for his medial and hos- pital expenses and loss of her compan- ionship. A Circuit Court jury deliberated less than two hours before returning to the courtroom with a verdict for the Prange Co. A cross-complaint of the H.C. Prange Co. against the Otis Elevator Co.

was dismissed by Judge F.H. Schlicht- ing at the close of testimony on the mo- tion of attorney for non-suit. When the Prange building went down from a water main break in the 1980s, so did that special ride that could take you up to an item of your desires. Gary C. Klein can be reached at 920- 453-5149 or Fol- low him on (formerly Twitter) at caman99.

Escalator Continued from Page 1A Not everyone was happy with escalators: In 1959 a Mrs. Wilma Turk, 28, of 1213 S. 10th St. was the plaintiff in a lawsuit against the H.C. Prange Co.

in which she was seeking $12,500 for alleged injuries. Her husband John sued the company for $3500 for his wife's medial and hospital expenses and loss of her companionship. A Circuit Court jury deliberated less than two hours before returning to the courtroom with a verdict for the Prange Co. PRESS FILE COUNTY HISTORICAL RESEARCH CENTER H.C. Prange Co.

installed the escalator in the successful department store. The escalators as they appeared in 1957. of Lehigh University, produced the working escalator, which was named the That particular escalator was built next to the Old Iron Pier at Coney Island in New York City in 1896..

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