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Mystery Solved! August 2013 Mystery Tool Answers

August 2013 Mystery Tool A 

August 2013 Mystery Tool A 

Unidentified. Robert Scholz, Elmo, Mo., believes it to be a blue grass stripper. Photo submitted by Mike Anderson, Payson, Ariz.

August 2013 Mystery Tool B 

August 2013 Mystery Tool B 

Unidentified. Photo submitted by the Philip Foster Farm, Eagle Creek, Ore.

August 2013 Mystery Tool C 

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Graining board, used to bring out the grain on soft leathers that tend to become flattened during tanning. Photo submitted by Chuck Angier, Sandy Level, Va.

August 2013 Mystery Tool D 

August 2013 Mystery Tool D 

Wick trimmer. Photo submitted by Maurice Knutson, Taylor, Wis. See patent 307,547 for a similar piece.

August 2013 Mystery Tool E

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Saw set. Photo submitted by Frank Kuehl, Neenah, Wis. See patent 1,489,539 for a similar piece.