Design for a directory-stand or similar article
US D31524 S
Description (OCR text may contain errors)
rus-419 E DESIGN.
No. 3|.524. Patented Sept. I9, |899.
F. S. FROST R. B. DUTCH. DIRECTORY STAND 0R SIMILAR ARTICLE.
ApphL-ltxon filed Junu 24. 1899 UNITED STATES PATENT OEEICE.
FRANK FROST ANI) ROBERT ll.
oiI'rIII, or IIIIIIMII, ILLINOIS.
DESIGN FOR A DIRECTORY-STAND OR SIMILAR ARTICLE.
Be it known that we, FRANK S. Ii'nes'r and ROBERT l. DITTIII, citizens of the lfnited States of America, residing in Chicago, in the county oi' (ook and State of Illinois, have ,I
invented and produced a new and original Design for Directory-Stands, of which the following is a speeilieatien, reference being had to the accompanying drawings, forming part hereof.
Figure 1 is a plan view of a directory-stand, showing our new design. Fig. .2 is an elevation.
As shown in the drawings, the leading or material feature of our design consists of a central rectangular ligure A and a border surrounding the same, worked on the top ofthe stand, such border comprising ribs or moldings B and reelangular panels C, the panels being inelosed by the ribs and said several I figures beiner in reliefand laterally arranged,
l as shown in Fig. 1 of the drawings.
and panels are raised above the level of the central ligure, the panels having: less projection than the ribs. with the edges of the top and unite therewith as a portion of the edge finish or ornament.
The ribs The onier ribs are flush 25 It is obvious that this design is also applicable to tables or other similar artieles having a rectangular top.
30 Having thus described our invention, what we claim, and desire Io seen re by Letters Patent, is-
The design for a direetorystand orsimilar article herein shown and described.
FRANK S. FROST. ROBERT l. DUTCH. Witnesses:
ANNIE M. Anims, RACHEL lIlIAssoIv.