US 1635072 A
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. 1,635,072 July 1927- DE LUNA SANITARY TOILET SEAT COVER.
Fil ed Oct. 21, 1926 M w T5 T 5 BY 41, A0RNEY Patented July 5, 1921.
UNITED STA TES ARTURO DE LUNA, OF BUFFALO, NEW YORK.
Application filed October 21, 1926. Serial No. 143,056.
SAN'FIAIRIY TOILET-SEAT COVER.
This invention relates generally to sanitary covers, ticular reference cover for toilet seats.
The invention has the invention having more parto a novel type of sanitary for an object the proor cheaply I 'manufactured' and readily applied or attached to a toilet seat.
thereof, reference will be more particularly For further comprehension of the invention, and of the objects and advantages had to the following description and accompanying drawings, and to the appended claim in which the various novel features of the invention are set forth.
Fig. 1 of the drawings, is a top plan view of a toilet seat illustrating my improved sanitary cover attached Fig. 2 is a transverse on the line2-2 of Fig. 1.
Fig. 3 is an enlarged sec on the line 33 of F1g. 1.
1 is a fragmentary taken on the line ie-4: of Fig. 3. Fig. 5 is a similar fragmentary thereto. sectional view taken tional view taken sectional view sectional view taken on the line 55 of Fig. '1.
The toilet'bowl 10, has hinged thereto as' at 11, by means of the brackets 12, a toilet seat13, provided with the usual open ng 14.
The above mentioned elements are those such as ordinarily used, it being understood that I do not necessarily the particular type as generally used.
limit my of toilet seat above scribed, but to all classes of toilet seats such invention to As here embodied my improved sanitary cover for toilet seats comprisesa mam element' 15, adapted to 40. toilet seat 13, and
provided cover the top of the with depending side elements or side flaps 16, and with a depending rear flap than the side flaps 16,
The clips ed as at 24, by
17, considerably wider and with a front flap 18, further extended than the said flaps; 16 and 17 and preferably having a curved'errtg The adjacent depending flaps 20 are formed curved as at 21, it being un derstood that the said flaps 16, 17, and 18 the elongated slots 22 cut so as to permit the said flaps to the opening 14 in the 23, preferably flaps 16, adjacent ing a main element adapted to cover ing "flap provided bent, as at 25, -to the side to the rear flap 17, and the edges of the rear a pin or the like,
extended partly over flap 17, the later described construction being such as will permit the side flaps 16 when forced or bent downward, to force or bend downward the rear flap 17. I
The jaws 26, provided'with serrations 27, adapted to grip the extended extremities 28 of the main element 15 of my improved sanitary cover, are pivotally attached as at 29, to the under side of the said toilet seat, and are provided with extended elements 30, as ameans of disengaging the extended extremities 28, so as to remove my improved sanitary cover. The spring 31 is adapted to normally hold the jaws 26 in engagement, the abovedescribed construction being such will'securely and removably attach my lmproved sanitary cover to the toilet seat 13. My improved sanitary cover may be made of paper, fibre paper, light cardboard or any similar suitable substance, such as may be discarded when used once.
' While I have above described the preferred form, construction, several elements employed, it will be understood that the device is, nevertheless, susceptible of considerable modification therein, and I therefore reserve the privilege of resorting to all such changes as may be fairly embodied within the spirit and scope of the invention as claimed. I
Having thus described my invention, what I claim as new and desire to protect by Letters Patent of the, United States is as follows:
A sanitary cover for toilet seats comprisof a toilet seat, and provided with dependside flaps, and with a depending rear and with a front flap, adjacent dependsaid flaps formed by elongated said flaps adapted to cover flap, ing flaps, slots cut therein,
the edges of an opening in the said toilet seat, said side flaps adjacent to the said rear with clips as a meanspf bending downward the said rear flap when the said side flaps are bent downward.
I In testimony whereof I have affixed my signature.
ARTURO mi LUNA.
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