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Publication numberUSD446003 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/086,525
Publication dateAug 7, 2001
Filing dateApr 15, 1998
Priority dateJan 10, 1997
Also published asUSD447324, USD448538, USD448543, USD451264, USD453988
Publication number086525, 29086525, US D446003 S1, US D446003S1, US-S1-D446003, USD446003 S1, USD446003S1
InventorsSteven F. Smith, William L. Marvin, Neal Kimball
Original AssigneeReebok International Ltd.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Portion of a shoe sole
US D446003 S1
Abstract  available in
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  1. The ornamental design for a portion of a shoe sole, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a bottom plan view of a portion of a shoe sole showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is perspective view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view of a portion of a shoe sole showing an alternate embodiment of our new design;

FIG. 8 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 9 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 10 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 11 is a rear elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 12 is a perspective view thereof.

The broken line showing of a portion of a shoe sole in the Figures is environmental only and forms no part of the claimed design.

The broken lines which form part of the borders of the claimed design form no part thereof.

Non-Patent Citations
1Air Challenge Future, Air Challenge Pro, Air Supreme Focus, Air Ace, Air Eurocourt, Air Meadow and Supreme Court Tour shoes, Nike Spring Footwear 1994 Catalog, pp. 30 and 32.
2Air Equilibrum, Air Hawk Flight, Air Winged Flight, Air Total Max Uptempo, Air Hawk Flight, Air Ogant (GG), Kid Max Upthere (GP) and Nike Hawk Flight Jr. (BP) shoes, Nike USA Footwear, Fall 1997 Catalog, pp. 6, 25, 26,176, 198 and 211.
3Air Garnett shoe, (printed Aug. 18, 1998) <>.
4Air Max Pulse, Air Sculpt II and Air Santiam shoes, Nike Footwear, Fall 1995 Catalog, pp. 76 and 133.
5Air Zest Low shoe, Nike Footwear, Late Spring 1997 Catalog.
6Air Zoom Alpha and Air Zoom Turf shoes, Nike Footwear Fall 1996 Catalog, pp. 7 and 102.
7Air Zoom T-Range and Air Jordan XIII shoes, (printed Aug. 18, 1998) <, pp. 1 and 2.
8Brooks Tsunami shoe, Runner's World, Mar. 1998.
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10Confidence Mid, Philippoussis, Power Player and Empower shoes, Fila Footwear Spring 1998 Catalog, pp. 2, 16 and 44.
11Nike Air Zoom Shoe Sole, Runner's World (date unknown).
12Puma Trinomic Cushioning shoe, Runner's World, Mar. 1996, p. 78.
13R.A.W. Energy Series Speed Accupod shoe, Converse Catalog (date unknown).
14Spaghetti Lo and Hi Octane shoes, Fila Footwear Spring 1996 Catalog, p. 4.
15Stack Mid shoe, Fila Footwear Summer 1997 Catalog, p. 4.
16The Air Zoom Alpha, Air Skylon Triax and air Atrea Lite shoes, Nike Footwear Retail Holiday 1996 Catalog, pp. 9 and 116.
17The LJ, Pandemonium, Destroyer, Retaliator MR and Devastator MR shoes, The Converse 1995 Performance Catalog.
18The R.A.W. Flash II shoe, The Converse Fall 1996 Catalog.
19The R.A.W. Steel, Fast Twitch, Hedgehog, R.A.W. Flash, R.A.W. Impact Mid and R.A.W. Steel DX shoes; Converse Spring 1996 Catalog.
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U.S. ClassificationD02/954, D02/956