Design for an electric-light sign
US D34849 S
Description (OCR text may contain errors)
AU 292 EX XR D 34n8+9 DESIGN.
Patented July 23, 1530!.
ELECTRIC LIGHT SIGN.
UNITED STATES PATENT OFFICE.
MORTIMER NORDEN, OF NElV YORK, N. Y., ASSIGNOR TO HIMSELF AND J OHN BITTNER, OF SAME PLACE.
DESIGN FOR AN ELECTRIC-LIGHT SIGN.
SPECIFICATION forming part of Design No; 34,849, dated July 23, 1901; Application filed June 28,1901. Serial No. 66,433. Term of patent 14 years.
To aZZ whom it may concern.-
Be it known that I, Monrmnn NoRDEN, a citizen of the United States, residing at the borough of Manhattan, in the city, county, and State of New York, have invented and produced a new and original Design for an Electric-Light Sign, of which the following is a specification, reference being bad to the accompanying drawings, forming part thereof.
My design relates to an electric-light sign wherein numerals may be visually shown by electric illumination.
In the drawings, Figure 1 is an elevation illustrating my design, and Fig. 2 is a crosssection taken on the line w" as of Fig. 1.
As shown in the drawings, the leading or material features of my design consist of the shape or configuration of a series of vertical and inclined parallel ribs or partitions and curved concentric ribs or partitions and trans verse or crossing ribs or partitions, all rising from a backing a and between which are formed the compartments I), e, d, e, f, g, h,
5,3, 70, Z, m, n, o, p, r, s, i, it, 'v, u, :20, y, and 2. Within these compartments are rows of circular figures in plan, representing electric lamps and bases 2, (shown in elevation, Fig. 2,) the spaces 3, 4, 5, (S, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, and 15 being left plain, as shown.
The general configuration of my design is rectangular, with horizontal compartments b, e, and m, vertical compartments i, q, o, a, and y, circular compartmentsf, h, r, s, 1',j, i, and n, and diagonal compartments u w 2.
Having described my invention, what I claim as new, and desire to secure by Letters Patent, is
The design for an electric-light sign, as herein shown and described.
In testimony whereof I have signed my name hereto in the presence of two subscribing witnesses.
MORTIMER NORDEN. Witnesses:
GEO. T. IINCKNEY, BERTHA M. ALLEN.