Friday, December 07, 2007

Wacky Patent

Via Brown & Michaels PC:

Apparatus for Facilitating the Birth of a Child by Centrifugal Force

Patent no.3,216,423

Issued: November 9, 1965

Inventors: George and Charlotte Blonsky, New York, NY

A centrifugal delivery table. The expectant mother is strapped down to the table, which is then spun to use centrifugal force to encourage the baby to emerge.

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It never got off the ground...Hah!

theteach

2 comments:

Sandy Carlson said...

Thank Goodness! Next question: whatever became of George and Charlotte Blonsky?

the teach said...

Sandy, never heard of them but looked them up...they invented almost the same thing! OMG!