Athletic shoe


FIG. 1 is a right front perspective view of an athletic shoe showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a top and left-front perspective view of another embodiment of our new design of FIGS. 1-7, the bottom being identical to FIG. 5;

FIG. 9 is a top and right rear perspective view thereof.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D83854 April 1931 Funk
D98954 March 1936 Morgan
D114918 May 1939 Cairns
D117330 October 1939 Cairns
D173030 September 1954 Hoza
D173700 December 1954 Hosker
Other references
  • Footwear News Magazine -Suppliment to 4/80-p. 41-Basketball Shoes at top. Sporting Goods Dealer-3/80-p. 53-Shoe at top.
Patent History
Patent number: D273244
Type: Grant
Filed: Jun 4, 1982
Date of Patent: Apr 3, 1984
Assignee: New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc. (Boston, MA)
Inventors: Edward J. Norton (Kingston, NH), Paul Oparowski (Derry, NH), Alphonse L. Belavitch (Salem, NH)
Primary Examiner: Nelson C. Holtje
Law Firm: Pennie & Edmonds
Application Number: 6/384,940
Current U.S. Class: D/2310