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I lay awake nearly all night thinking this new thing over.
I knew there was a fortune in it." "I arrived home from the south on the 28th of January (1838), and told my brother who was a first rate clockmaker what I had been thinking about since I had been gone.
The first watch to reach market was an 18-size, stem-wind, 3/4 plate model in 1885.
Their early watches were 11-jewel and 16,000 beat train.
Between 18 they operated a subsidiary firm known as Seth Thomas' Sons & Company that manufactured a higher-grade 15-day mantel clock movement and during that period were major supporters of a New York sales outlet known as the American Clock Company.
After 1872 they also became a major manufacturer of tower and street clocks.
Huntington and Harvey Platts of Ithaca, New York and added a perpetual calendar clock to their line.
I at once began to figure on it; the case would cost no more, the dials, glass, and weights and other fixtures would be the same, and the size could be reduced.
While thinking over my business troubles and disappointments, I could not help feeling very much depressed.
I said to myself I will not give up yet, I know more about the clock business than anything else.
The Colibri group of Providence, RI currently owns the Seth Thomas trademark and the Seth Thomas name is once again appearing on clocks. Click here for an explanation and example of how to use our serial number tables. Click here for instructions on how to identify and open most common case types.
Be sure to use the serial number on the movement (the works) of the watch.