From an 1859 issue of THE MECHANIC’S MAGAZINE and Journal of Engineering, Agricultural Machinery, Manufactures, and Shipbuilding
No Adjustment RE-quired–You only have to place one of
LONDON RACK CORK
on the neck of the bottle, and it is ready for use. Some of these corkscrews are fitted with Patent Spring Ends to embrace the bottle, and direct the worm through the centre of the cork.
Sold by the Patentee at 56 and 57 Cornhill, and 23 and 24 Fleet-Street London ; and may be had at all Cutlers’ and Ironmongers’.