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Publication numberUSD169077 S
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateMar 24, 1953
Filing dateNov 10, 1952
Publication numberUS D169077 S, US D169077S, US-S-D169077, USD169077 S, USD169077S
InventorsJohn T. Mains
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Tool holding rack or similar article
US D169077 S
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ATTORNEYJ Des. 169,077


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UNITED STATES PATENT OFFICE TOOL HOLDING RACK 0R SIMILAR ARTICLE John T. Mains, Jr., Columbus, Ohio, assignor to The Union Fork and Hoe Company, Columbus, Ohio, a corporation of Ohio Application November 10, 1952, Serial No. 22,217

Term of patent 14 years To all whom it may concern:

Be it known that I, John T. Mains, Jr., a citi- Zen of the United States, residing at Columbus, in the county of Franklin and State of Ohio, have invented a new, original, and ornamental Design for a Tool Holding Rack or Similar Arti cle, of which the following is a specification, reference being had to the accompanying drawing, forming a part thereof.

Fig. 1 is a perspective View looking toward the front side of a tool holding rack or similar article, showing my new design;

Fig. 2 is a perspective view looking toward the rear side thereof;

Fig. 3 is a transverse vertical sectional view Fig. 4 is a bottom plan view.

I claim: The ornamental design for a tool holding rack or similar article, substantially as shown.


REFERENCES CITED The following references are of record in the file of this patent:

UNITED STATES PATENTS Number Name Date D.135,277 Whisler Mar. 23, 1943 893,355 McIntyre July 14, 1908 1,836,138 Turner et al Dec. 15, 1931 2,325,483 Davis July 27, 1943 2,548,289 Carraher Apr. 10, 1951

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