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Publication numberUSD485615 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/119,109
Publication dateJan 20, 2004
Filing dateFeb 24, 2000
Priority dateFeb 24, 2000
Also published asUSD506252
Publication number119109, 29119109, US D485615 S1, US D485615S1, US-S1-D485615, USD485615 S1, USD485615S1
InventorsLazar Harris, Danny Wayne Smith, Catherine Anne Murphy, Alissa Hsu Lynch
Original AssigneeJohnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
US D485615 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a swab, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the swab of my new design;

FIG. 2 is an end elevational view thereof, the opposite end elevation being a mirror image; and,

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof, the bottom, front and rear views being mirror images.

Non-Patent Citations
1Copy of label-Q-Tips Cotton Swabs—U L Canada Inc., Owner-Reg. Date-Jan. 25, 1974, Reg #-TMA196, 988.
2Copy of label-Q-Tips Seal Stick Tips, U L Canada Inc., Owner-Reg Date Jan. 25, 1974, Reg. #TMA196, 996.
3Copy of label-Q-Tips Seal Stick Tips—U L Canada Inc., Owner-Reg. Date Jan. 25, 1974, Reg # TMA 196, 990.
4Copy of label-Q-Tips Stick Tips, U L Canada Inc., Owner-Reg. Date Jan. 25, 1974, Reg # TMA 196, 995.
5Copy of label-Q-Tips Stick Tips—U L Canada Inc., Owner-Reg. Date-Jan. 25, 1974, Reg # TMA 196, 989.
6Copy of label-Victoria Vogue Safety Tips for Baby—sold before Feb. 24, 2000.
7Prototype and copy of label- Q-tips Baby Swabs- Lever Ponds, Toronto, Ontario M4M 186, Canada—sold before Feb. 24, 2000.
8Prototype and copy of label-Johnson's baby* protector plus 100% pure cotton buds*—sold in Australia before approx. 1994.
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U.S. ClassificationD24/119