Patents Examined by Jam Rimell
  • Patent number: 5209242
    Abstract: Condoms with leading medication-dispensing sponges surrounding a well for semen at the distal end are described. The purpose is to combine the advantages of condoms and medication-dispensing sponges for reducing the chances of acquiring sexually transmitted diseases, as well as unwanted pregnancy, resulting from sexual intercourse. The sponge, to which medication can be added, will tend to force the medication to the area at which it is most effective.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 1991
    Date of Patent: May 11, 1993
    Inventors: Jack W. Shields, Richard P. Jobe
  • Patent number: 4911671
    Abstract: A method and kit for helping relieve tension and stress includes inflatable cellular assemblies, which are either configured in the shape of a desired design, or bears markings in the shape of a desired design. A mallet is used for striking the individual cell chambers so as to explode said cells with sound producing force thereby releasing the gaseous contents of the chamber, the sound and gaseous contents further stimulating the user's physical senses to produce humor and amusement whereby the user's tension and stress is relieved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 1988
    Date of Patent: March 27, 1990
    Assignee: Thumb Thing Fun & Associates
    Inventor: Buddy L. Rogers