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Bird feeder
United States Patent D370313
Nottingham, John R. (Hunting Valley, OH)
Spirk Jr., John W. (Gates Mills, OH)
Plantz, Jeffrey S. (Seven Hills, OH)
Dorsey, Robert L. (Columbia Station, OH)
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County Line Limited (Warrensville Heights, OH)
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Field of Search:
D30/124-128, 119/23, 119/52, 119/77, 119/57
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US Patent References:
D335006Bird feederApril, 1993BlasbalgD30/127
5168830Method and apparatus for viewing and listening to birdsDecember, 1992Deglis119/23
D328655Bird feederAugust, 1992EmbreeD30/124
D328370Bird feederJuly, 1992EmbreeD30/124
5062388Bird feederNovember, 1991Kilham119/52.2
5040491Bird feederAugust, 1991Yancy191/57.8
5033411Bird-feederJune, 1991Brucker119/52.1
D310664Monitor receiverSeptember, 1990MurphyD14/137
4947797Disposal bird feederAugust, 1990Lawrence, Jr.119/52.2
D310218Monitor transmitterAugust, 1990MurphyD14/124
4821681Squirrel-proof birdfeederApril, 1989Tucker119/51.01
4811694Bird feeder with scaleMarch, 1989Holmquist119/52.2
D289210BirdfeederApril, 1987Tucker et al.
4632061BirdfeederDecember, 1986Tucker et al.119/52.8
D283892Monitor transmitterMay, 1986CutlerD14/137
4259927BirdfeederApril, 1981Carke119/57.9
4102308Bird feederJune, 1978Kilham119/52.3
4030451Bird feederJune, 1977Miller119/57.9
D244786Bird feederJune, 1977DrydenD30/128
3913527Hummingbird feederOctober, 1975Kilham119/77
3792685PURPLE MARTIN BIRDHOUSEFebruary, 1974Wiener119/23
3696792PURPLE MARTIN BIRD HOUSEOctober, 1972Bruhns119/23
3653361AUTOMATIC SELF-FILLING BIRD FEEDERApril, 1972Holliday119/57.8
D215607N/AOctober, 1969WhitesideD30/125
3306990Microphone and speaker structure for miniature receiver and transmitterFebruary, 1967Walker381/168
2344367Bird feederMarch, 1944Pueschel119/52.3
1634763Bird houseJuly, 1927Troski119/23
0076648N/AApril, 1868Miller119/23
Other References:
Accessories for Yard and Garden, p. 341, Woodworking by Hasluk, dated 1907.
Rubbermaid Inc. Product Sheet; Jan. 1988; No. 3416 Bird Feeder.
Primary Examiner:
Maccormac, Cathy Anne
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Calfee, Halter & Griswold
1. The ornamental design for a bird feeder, as shown.


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a bird feeder showing our new design, the rear being identical; and,

FIG. 2 is a top plan view of the bird feeder illustrated in FIG. 1.