Origin of self-binder
An Americanism dating back to 1880–85
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The self-binder and the steam locomotive have been our achievements.The Young Farmer: Some Things He Should Know
Thomas Forsyth Hunt
When used for mixing with corn in a silo, the self-binder is satisfactory.
For six years all went well with the McCormick and Withington self-binder.Makers of Modern Agriculture
Since 1884 there has been no essential change in the fashion of the self-binder.
Until 1880, all went well with McCormick and the Withington self-binder.