Today in Black History: February 5, 1884 “Willis Johnson Received a Patent for his Improved Invention of the Eggbeater”

On today in 1884, Willis Johnson received a patent for his improved invention of the eggbeater. The machine was also designed to mix batter and other baking ingredients. The machine had two chambers, one section for betting the eggs and the other section for mixing batter.  (U.S. pat# 292,821)

To learn more about the invention of the eggbeater, click here.


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