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Publication numberUSD252296 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 05/781,923
Publication dateJul 10, 1979
Filing dateMar 28, 1977
Publication number05781923, 781923, US D252296 S, US D252296S, US-S-D252296, USD252296 S, USD252296S
InventorsRichard S. Alegria
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Shoe protector or similar article
US D252296 S
Abstract  available in
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  1. The ornamental design for a shoe protector or similar article, substantially as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a left front perspective view of a shoe protector or similar article showing my new design in the "in-use" condition.

FIG. 2 is a top and front perspective view thereof, in an open condition.

FIG. 3 is a left front perspective view of a modified form of my new design in FIGS. 1 and 2.

FIG. 4 is a left front perspective view of a third modified form of my new design of FIGS. 1 and 2.

FIG. 5 is a perspective view of a further modified form of a shoe protector embodying this design.

The bottoms of the shoe protectors embodying this design are substantially flat. Both sides of the shoe protector are the same.

Non-Patent Citations
1Sporting Goods Dealer, 9/36, p. 137, rubber tote at center left.
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U.S. ClassificationD02/913