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Publication numberUSD458649 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/145,001
Publication dateJun 11, 2002
Filing dateJul 13, 2001
Priority dateJul 13, 2001
Also published asUSD458974
Publication number145001, 29145001, US D458649 S1, US D458649S1, US-S1-D458649, USD458649 S1, USD458649S1
InventorsLeanne Perry, Carol Ostrander
Original AssigneeCti Industries Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Heart and short bow novelty balloon
US D458649 S1
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a “heart and short bow novelty balloon”, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a front elevational view of the design of the present invention;

FIG. 2 is a right side end elevation view of the design of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view of the design of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a left elevation view of the design of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevation view of the design of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view of the design of FIG. 1.

The phantom line representation of an inflation valve (e.g. see FIG. 1) does not form a portion of the invention.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1Anagram Valentine's Day 2000 catalog, p. 12, showing "Pillow Talk: Ruffles & Ribbons" heart-shaped balloon and "I Heart You" balloon, published at least as early as Jan., 2000.
2Betallic "Everyday shapes" Supplement catalog, pp. 12-13, showing "Package I Love You", "Dancing Heart Two", "Twin Bears Heart", and various other heart-shaped balloons, believed to be published before Jul. 2000.
3http://southernballon.com./pages/seasonal/1999valent2.html—Qualatex 1999 Valentine's Day Collection, showing "Vertical Heart-I Love You" ballon, and other heart-shaped balloons, publicly available at least as early as Jan., 1999.
4http://southernballoon.com/pages/seasonal/1999MDvalent.html—M&D Industries 1999 Valentine's Day Collection, showing various heart-shaped balloons, publicly available at least as early as Jan., 1999.
5http://southernballoon.com/pages/seasonal/mdchristmas.html—M&D Industries 1998 Christmas & New Year's Collections, "Christmas Mouse Gift Shape", publicly available at least as early as 1998.
6M&D Industries "Making the world a happier place in a BIG way" catalog, p. 46, showing various heart-shaped balloons. Balloons in the heart shaped shown were publicly available at least as early as 1999.
7M&D Industries "Making the world a happier place in a BIG way" catalog, p. 5, showing "Mickey B-day Gift Shape" balloon, and p. 38, showing "COCL B Day Package Shape" balloon. Balloons in the gift box and package shapes shown on pp. 5 and 38 were publicly available at least as early as 1998.
8M&D Industries International, Inc. "Making the World A Happier Place" catalog, p. 43, showing various heart-shaped balloons, published at least as early as 1998.
9Qualatex® Valentine's Day 2000 catalog, p. 4, showing "I Love You Heart With Roses" balloon, published at least as early as Jan., 2000.
Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD21/440, D11/125, D11/184