FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a mailbox illustrating our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a perspective view thereof showing the flag of the mailbox in the raised position.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D221361 August 1971 Parker
D249970 October 17, 1978 Wetzel
Other references
  • 1975 Sears Fall & Winter Catalog, p. 875, Rural Mailbox [2], top left side of page.
Patent History
Patent number: D254455
Type: Grant
Filed: Nov 14, 1977
Date of Patent: Mar 11, 1980
Assignee: Jackes-Evans Manufacturing Company (St. Louis, MO)
Inventors: Alexander M. Cornwell, Jr. (St. Louis, MO), Joseph N. Miller (Overland, MO)
Primary Examiner: James M. Gandy
Law Firm: Kirkland & Ellis
Application Number: 5/851,540
Current U.S. Class: Mailbox (D99/29)
International Classification: D3100;