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Publication numberUSD117831 S
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateNov 28, 1939
Filing dateMar 28, 1939
Publication numberUS D117831 S, US D117831S, US-S-D117831, USD117831 S, USD117831S
InventorsFrancis A. Johnson
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Design for a combined rubber sole
US D117831 S
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Nov. 28, 1939. F A, N N Des. 117,831

COMBINED RUBBER SOLE AND HEEL Filed March 28, 1939 Patented Nov. 28, 1939 UNITED STATES 4 Des. 117,831

PATENT OFFICE DESIGN FOR A COIWBINED RUBBER SOLE v AND HEEL Francis Johnson, Endicott, N. Y., assignor" to Endicott Johnson Corporation, Endicott, N. Y., a corporation of New York To all whom it may concern:

Be it known that I, Francis A. Johnson, acitizen of the United States, residing at Endicott,

countyof Broome, State of'New York, and whose post-oilice address is 1106Broad Street, in said village, have invented a new, originaL and ornamental Design for a Combined Rubber Sole and Heel, of which the following is a specification, reference being had to the accompanying drawing, constituting a part thereof;

' In said drawing: t

Fig. 1 is a bottom plan view of a combined rubbersole and heel showing my new design.

- Fig. 2 is an enlarged transverse section on the line 22, Fig. 1. N 1

Fig. 3 is a top perspective view thereoi.

1 Application March 28, 1939, Serial No. 83,885

Term of patent 14 years i The characteristic features of the combined rubber sole and heel are the tapered upper sur- 1 face of the shank connecting the upper surface of the heel portion with the upper surface of the relatively thinner sole portion; also the provision on the entire area of the flat tread portions of the sole, heel, and shank of uniformly spaced narrow intersecting ribs of substantial height and constant cross-section forming relatively deep recesses of parallelogrammatic shape having parallel side walls.

I claim:

The ornamental design for a combined rubber sole and heel, substantially as shown and described.


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