1. Happy Mustache Monday! This week’s subject is John Good. We’ll just quote from “A Biographical Dictionary of People in Engineering" (Carl A. Wall, 2008) to tell you who he was, because there’s no way we could say it better than this:

GOOD, John, 1841-1908, Irish American inventor; ropemaking, machinist, machinery to replace handmaking of rope, patented breaker, nipper, spreaders, regulators for rope-making, John Good Cordage & Machine Co. (1893-1898), organized John Good & Jennings Patent Machine Cordage Co. (1898), over 100 patents (DAB MEIA)

    Happy Mustache Monday! This week’s subject is John Good. We’ll just quote from “A Biographical Dictionary of People in Engineering" (Carl A. Wall, 2008) to tell you who he was, because there’s no way we could say it better than this:

    GOOD, John, 1841-1908, Irish American inventor; ropemaking, machinist, machinery to replace handmaking of rope, patented breaker, nipper, spreaders, regulators for rope-making, John Good Cordage & Machine Co. (1893-1898), organized John Good & Jennings Patent Machine Cordage Co. (1898), over 100 patents (DAB MEIA)