Paper towel product


The sole drawing figure is a plan view of one side of paper towel product showing our new design.

The claimed paper towel product has no substantial thickness; the bottom surface of the paper towel product is not part of the claimed design.

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Patent History
Patent number: D382162
Type: Grant
Filed: Sep 15, 1995
Date of Patent: Aug 12, 1997
Assignee: Fort Howard Corproation (Green Bay, WI)
Inventors: Joseph C. Ertolacci (Green Bay, WI), Thomas P. Kelly (Green Bay, WI), Kenneth E. Saffran (Green Bay, WI), Sandra Enderby (New Franken, WI)
Primary Examiner: James Gandy
Assistant Examiner: Robert M. Spear
Law Firm: Michael, Best & Friedrich
Application Number: 0/44,071
Current U.S. Class: D/6595; D5/53; D5/57
International Classification: 0699;