Illuminated mailbox or similar article


FIG. 1 is a bottom, front and right side perspective view of an illuminated mailbox or similar article showing our new design; and

FIG. 2 is a top rear and left side perspective view thereof.

The broken line showing of the wording and numerals is for environmental purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D185523 June 1959 Wright
1542217 June 1925 Cole
3275229 September 1966 Turner
4089460 May 16, 1978 Mellard
4416414 November 22, 1983 Edgerton
Patent History
Patent number: D306228
Type: Grant
Filed: Mar 25, 1987
Date of Patent: Feb 20, 1990
Inventors: Paul J. Hoffman (Appleton, WI), Milton J. Fischer (Appleton, WI)
Primary Examiner: Winifred E. Herrmann
Assistant Examiner: John Warchol
Attorney: Robert M. Phipps
Application Number: 7/30,211
Current U.S. Class: Combined (D99/31); Mailbox (D99/29)