US 1845205 A
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Feb. 16, 1932. o. c. SMITH EAR PROTECTOR Filed-Nov. 7, 1931 2 Sheets-Sheet l Inventor Ora) G. J/W/ Feb. 16, 1932. o. c. SMITH 1,845,205
EAR PROTECTOR Filed Nov. 7, 19:51 2 Sheets$heet 2 I nventor Ufa, 6..
made in the construction and in the combination and arrangement of the several parts provided that such changes fallwithin the scope of the appended claims.
1. An ear protecting accessory of the class described comprising a pair of duplicate companion .ear coverings ."and retaining means therefor, each ear covering comprising a gauze sack and an lnternal cushioning filler of raw cotton.
2. An ear protecting accessory of the class described comprlsing a pa1r of duplicate companion ear coverings and retaining means therefor, each ear covering'comprising a gauze sackand an. internalcushi-on-ing filler zof .raw cotton, together with a a centralized partition. of sheet material designed to more effectively: exclude external sound.
fearpadof the class described comprising gether around their marginaledges, a marinner-andouter pieces ofgauze stitched to- .ginal' hin'der associated with said edges and disposed on the exterior side of thepadto prevent contact of said binder with the :GZLI'S and'face oi. the wearer, said pieces of. gauze forming a container, a laminated fillerof raW= cotton in. saidrcontainer, and ;a piece of sheet material disposed between the laminations to. serve as a :sound excluding diaphrag'm.
fLAs .a vnew product of manufacture an ear pad of the class Idescr'ibed..comprising inner and outer pieces ofrgauzev stitchedutogether around their marginaledges, a marginalbinder associatedwi'th the router ply of .gauze and stitched around theedges of said gauze pieces in a manner to prevent con- 7 tact ofthebinder Withthe face of the wearer, said bound pieces of gauze forming :a container, and .a laminated. filler of raw cotton in-sai'd container.
Q In .testimony'whereofI aflix my signature.
3. Asaanew .productuof manufacture, an