Cyrus McCormick

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United States inventor and manufacturer of a mechanical harvester (1809-1884)

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Oliver Twist needs to metamorphose into Cyrus McCormick as his mode of thinking might just help improve services for separated children or at least protect the best of what we have got.
He is the youngest son of Cyrus McCormick, the man who invented the reaper and harvested a fortune vast as a prairie wheat field.
Cyrus McCormick invented the McCormick Raper, which did the work of a hundred men.
Among the most recognized names in this history is Cyrus McCormick, whose keen appreciation of the value of winning high-visibility competitions led him to a huge success at England's Crystal Hall Exposition in 1851 and a presence in European markets.
Cyrus McCormick patented an early model of his famous reaper.
Navistar's common stock was initially offered on the NYSE as International Harvester Company on June 11, 1908, about six years after the company's founder Cyrus McCormick merged his company with four others and incorporated as International Harvester Company.
When Cyrus McCormick and Obed Hussey were perfecting their reapers in the 1830s, they both used a reciprocating toothed blade.
I doubt Cyrus McCormick or Henry Wallace would recognize much of the industry we call agriculture today.
In July 1831, Cyrus McCormick invented the first mechanical reaper and demonstrated it on a Virginia farm.
Her philanthropic will passed along much of the family fortune of her grandfather Cyrus McCormick, and her father, Cyrus Jr.
In other sectors, aggressive patent managers, including Isaac Singer and Cyrus McCormick, relied more heavily on the sales of large, integrated businesses.
The company's foundations were laid in 1831 when Cyrus McCormick invented the mechanical reaper, creating a new industry, modern agriculture, which allowed farmers to expand America westward.
was one of the largest reaper manufacturers in the world in 1855, when competitor Cyrus McCormick filed suit against Manny for patent infringement.
The legacies first created by Cyrus McCormick and Jerome Increase Case, and strengthened in the generations that followed, still define Case IH today.
Cyrus McCormick and Henry Ford pioneered great products and found ways to market them cheaply.