- Microsoft

The FIGURE is a face view of a typeface showing our new design.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D21141 November 1891 Beeler
D29479 October 1898 Barth
D35971 July 1902 Phinney
D38015 May 1906 Simons
D62875 August 1923 Benson
D254497 March 18, 1980 Dickey
D281081 October 22, 1985 Zwissler et al.
D281788 December 17, 1985 Albert
D321903 November 26, 1991 Chepaitis
3444319 May 1969 Artzt et al.
3858333 January 1975 Kopp
Foreign Patent Documents
1401357 April 1965 FRX
Other references
  • 21st Century Hieroglyphics Created by Realistic Ideals; pp. 1-2. The Letter Factory Flyer; p. 3-Symbol Systems. The Mergenthaler Type Library Digital Typeface Directory; p. 190-ITC Zapf Dingbats 100 and ITC Zapf Dingbats 300; p. 195-Universal Time Table Pi No. 2; p. 196-Universal Time Table Pi No. 3; p. 198-Universal Math No. 6. Letraset Graphic Art Materials Reference Manual; @ 1983; p. 219; Printers paraphernalia. US Gov't Printing Ofc. Manual; Specimen of Typefaces; Mar. 1946; p. 224.
Patent History
Patent number: D341848
Type: Grant
Filed: Dec 9, 1991
Date of Patent: Nov 30, 1993
Assignee: Microsoft Corporation (Redmond, WA)
Inventors: Charles A. Bigelow (Menlo Park, CA), Kris A. Holmes (Menlo Park, CA)
Primary Examiner: A. Hugo Word
Assistant Examiner: Cathy Anne MacCormac
Law Firm: Seed and Berry
Application Number: 7/801,202
Current U.S. Class: Simulative (12) (D18/27)