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Publication numberUS1517861 A
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateDec 2, 1924
Filing dateAug 1, 1924
Priority dateAug 1, 1924
Publication numberUS 1517861 A, US 1517861A, US-A-1517861, US1517861 A, US1517861A
InventorsRosher Frederick Howard
Original AssigneeRosher Frederick Howard
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
US 1517861 A
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Dec. 2,' 1924. 1,517,861`

F. H. RO'SHER INSOLE Fiied Aug. 1. 1924 By M ff?, WMA

Patented ec. 2, 1924.

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Application filed August 1, 1924. Serial No. 729,540.

To all whom t may concern.'

Be it known that I, FREDERICK HOWARD RosrmR, a subject of the King of Great Britain, residing in London, England, have invented certain new and useful Improvements in Insoles, of which the following is a specification.

This invention relates to insoles or socks for the treatment of rheumatism and similar 1U ailments and it has for its object certain improvements designed to increase the efficiency of same.

According to this invention there is embodied in the insole or sock a radio active material which may be in powder, granular or other form, or if desired the said material may be in the form of a paste or composition.

The insole or sock, which may be otherwise formed of any suitable material, is formed with one or more pockets to contain the material.

In order that the invention may be the better understood drawings are appended l5 showing the sock or insole, in which:

Fig. 1 is a plan of the sock or insole,

Fig. 2 is a longitudinal section on line A A Fig. l.

Referring to the accompanying drawings 3U a indicates the body of the sock which is provided with a number of perforations b. A

c, el, indicate layers of thin material of a single thickness applied respectively to the under and upper surfaces of the body a and by means of which there are formed in the sock a number of chambers serving as receptacles for the radio-active material, indicated by e.

Instead of the arrangement illustrated the centre portion or body a of the sock may be i ing a body, perforations in said body and 55.

the heel thereof, radio-active material in said perforations, a thin inner covering of a single thickness adhered to said body and an outer covering adhered to said body.

In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand in the presence of two witnesses.




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U.S. Classification600/1, 36/44, 604/293
International ClassificationA61M36/14
Cooperative ClassificationA61N5/1029
European ClassificationA61N5/10B9D