Initiation Apparatus

Inventor John Milton Seibert

Patent No 819,814

Filed 24 July 1905

Awarded 8 May 1906

This invention relates to that type of theatrical appliances known as ‘initiating apparatus’ designed for use in lodges and secret societies for initiating a candidate into the secrets and forms of the order. To this end the invention contemplates a simple and practical form of apparatus entirely harmless in its action and results, while at the same time producing an amusing and entertaining effect.