Title:
Ruler
United States Patent D340195


Inventors:
Shapiro, Bruce (Northbrook, IL)
Application Number:
07/825862
Publication Date:
10/12/1993
Filing Date:
01/27/1992
Assignee:
Creative Works, Inc. (Northbrook, IL)
Primary Class:
Field of Search:
D10/70, D10/71, D10/65, D10/64, D25/119, D25/121, D25/136, 33/483-494
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US Patent References:
D211283N/AJune, 1968HassenfeldD10/71
2562348RulerJuly, 1951Bowser, Jr.33/492
D078898N/AJuly, 1929RiceD25/136
1249132N/ADecember, 1917Leavens33/493



Foreign References:
DE2459584April, 192833/485
DE905888July, 194933/485
FR1191549February, 195833/489
Primary Examiner:
Douglas, Alan P.
Assistant Examiner:
Davis, Antoine D.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Dressler, Goldsmith, Shore, Sutker & Milnamow, Ltd.
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a ruler, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a ruler showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view of the ruler shown in FIG. 1, the rear surface thereof being unornamental in design;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view of the ruler shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view of the ruler shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view of the ruler shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a right side elevational view of the ruler shown in FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a sectional view taken along line 7--7 in FIG. 2.

The broken line showing of a flat surface is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.