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Publication numberUSD237323 S
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateOct 28, 1975
Filing dateDec 8, 1972
Publication numberUS D237323 S, US D237323S, US-S-D237323, USD237323 S, USD237323S
InventorsMasanobu Inohara
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Shoe sole
US D237323 S
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D 237,323 Patented 28, 1975 SHOE SOLE Masanobu lnohara, 530-1 Sawada, Kamioka-cho, Tatsuno, Hyogo, Japan Continuation-impart of abandoned design application Ser. No. 313,519, Dec. 8, 1972. This application Mar. 21,

1974, Ser. No. 453,557

Term of patent 14 years Int. Cl. D204 US. Cl. D23Z0 Des. 237,323 Page 3 of 3 FIG. 1 is a bottom plan view of a shoe sole showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is an elevational view of the other side;

FIG. 4 is an enlarged cross sectional view; and

FIG. 5 is an enlarged fragmentary bottom plan view.

The characteristic feature of the design resides in the appearance of the sole and the upper in which the sole extends generally vertically upwardly a substantial distance above the bottom of the sole around the entire periphery of the upper, the vertical extent of the sole being greatest at the side opposite the instep portion of the upper, the design of the vertically extending portion of the sole being continuous with the design of the bottom of the sole and having cylindrical projections surrounded by interconnecting hexagonal walls.

This is a continuation-in-part of copending application Ser. No. 313,519, filed Dec. 8, 1972, and now abandoned.

I claim: The design for a shoe sole, as shown and described.

References Cited UNITED STATES PATENTS D. 16,904 9/1886 Baum D2-230 288,127 11/1883 Shepard 36-32 R 1,730,466 10/1929 Mallott 128-615 OTHER REFERENCES Boot and Shoe Recorder, Oct. 15, 1966, p. 16, shoe sole shown 2nd from left near top of page.

LOIS S. LANIER, Primary Examiner

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