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Just received copy of Belgian addition patent of [[underlined]] Story [[/underlined]] where he [[underlined]] recognises publicly the imperfections of his former process and tries [[/underlined]] to claim the use of bases etc. and other things all contained in my much prior patents.
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Children out to night with their sleighs until 10 P.M. Servant girls too Fine weather for sleighing.

[[margin]] Jan 20 [[/margin]] Fine crisp cold snowy day. Beautiful sight on river covered with ice.
Yesterday evening there
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was an extraordinarily beautiful sunset. Ice [[strikethrough]] and [[/strikethrough]] on river tinted like molten gold. Red orange hue, with pale green gray tint of sky.
Mr Look of Florence Mtg Co and his sup [[superscript]] t [[/superscript]] Mr Schwartz here about 10 A.M. They showed me their work on brushes.  Seem to be bothered yet with dust & blisters explained how to overcome it.  Talked over different matter as to use of Bakelite in their industry Showed them samples of veneered and finished wood with Bakelite process.
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