Title:
Bag of Buts
Kind Code:
A1


Abstract:
“A Bag of Buts” is a miniature drawstring bag made of burlap. A drawstring runs through the folded hem at the top of the bag for easy opening and closure. Drawstring can be interchangeable to a button closure, Velcro closure, or the like. Each bag contains “buts.”A “but” is a miniature wooden sign or plaque that is ornamentally shaped to resemble a slice of bread.” “Buts” are engraved with a bible scripture or prayer. “Buts” represent the word of God and are written in universal languages to promote Love, Peace, Encouragement, Prosperity and Healing. “Buts” are not limited in size or thickness and can be stacked and wrapped to resemble engraved miniature loafs of bread. “Buts” promote faith, “but GOD!”“Buts” are made of wood, plastic, metal, ceramic or eatable products, and can be hand-painted or labeled. “Buts” can be attached to key chain, charm bracelet or the like.



Inventors:
Bonner, Joyce (Detroit, MI, US)
Application Number:
10/778490
Publication Date:
08/18/2005
Filing Date:
02/12/2004
Assignee:
BONNER JOYCE
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
206/457, 206/459.5, 273/272, 273/273, 283/117
International Classes:
A45C3/04; A45C11/00; (IPC1-7): A45C11/00
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Primary Examiner:
PICKETT, JOHN G
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Joyce Bonner (17671 Rowe, Detroit, MI, 48205, US)
Claims:
1. “Bag made of burlap, cotton, plastic, cardboard, cellophane or flexible fabric. Drawstring can be cotton rope, lace or elastic making it easy for opening sack to access enclosed items. Drawstring runs through top folded hem at the top of the sack that is secured with a stopper. Sack drawstring can be interchangeable to a button closure, zipper closure, Velcro closure, or snap closure. Sack is compact and easy to store. Sacks are available in a variety of styles, colors and prints use to hold miniature slices of bread called “buts.” Sack provides storage and safekeeping for “buts.”

2. “Buts” are miniature signs or plaques that resemble a slice of bread, or bread shaped piece of wood, plastic, cardboard, paper, metal or “eatable” products that are printed, painted or engraved with different bible scriptures, encouraging words or prayer and are embodied inside of a bag with drawstring closure, zipper closure, snap closure, button closure, Velcro closure or the like.

3. “Buts” vary in size and thickness depending upon the amount of text that is engraved, painted or printed on the “but” or the slice of bread that is called a “but” and can be plaques or signs that can be attached to key chain, necklace, charm bracelet or the like.

Description:

BACKGROUND OF THE INVENTION

Since the beginning of time people have possessed items to affirm their faith. Such items are rosaries, the bible, crucifixions, a cross, rabbit foot, elephant tooth, and more. Man has always needed to exercise faith in some way. “A Bag of Buts” is an invention purposed to provide an exercise that will enhance faith.

SPECIFICATION OF INVENTION

“A Bag of Buts” are miniature drawstring bags made of burlap, cotton, plastic, cardboard or flexible fabric. Drawstring can be cotton rope, lace or elastic making it easy for opening sack to access enclosed items. Drawstring runs through top folded hem at the top of the sack that is secured with a stopper. Sack drawstring can be interchangeable to a button closure, zipper closure, Velcro closure, or snap closure. Sack is compact and easy to store. Sacks are available in a variety of styles, colors and prints use to hold miniature slices of bread called “buts.” “A Bag of Buts” can contain one or more “but;” depending upon the size of the bag. Bags vary in size. Bags can be made of burlap, plastic, cotton, cellophane, paper or the like. Bags provide easy opening and closing; for safekeeping of “buts.”

“Buts” are miniature slices of bread or bread shaped pieces of wood, plastic, cardboard, paper, metal, ceramic or the like. “Buts” are printed, painted, engraved or labeled with different bible scriptures or words of encouragement. “Buts” can also be made of eatable products. “Buts” provide daily encouragement.

“Buts” vary in thickness from ¼ inch thick wood; 3×3 in size and larger; but are not limited in size or thickness. Thickness depends upon the material the “but” is made of and the amount of text that is engraved, painted, printed or labeled on the “but.” “Buts can be printed, painted, engraved or label with entire prayers. “Buts” can be stacked and wrapped to make loaves of bread. “Buts” can be attached to key chain or the like and worn on key chain, necklace, charm bracelet or the like. “Buts” are also printed, painted and labeled cookies, cake, breads, or candy.

SUMMARY

A Bag of Buts is an invention that is purposed to provide encouragement to all. Each drawstring, button closure, zipper closure, Velcro closure, or snap closure bag contain a “but” or “buts.” Buts are engraved, painted, labeled or printed slices of bread made of wood, plastic, cardboard, injection foam, metal or eatable products. Each “buts” is engraved with a different power-packed bible scripture or prayer. Each “but’ represents a word from God that is purposed to cause us to look above the situation and remember what God says. Despite what you're going, “but” GOD! Despite what the doctor, “but” GOD! Despite the situation, “but” GOD. Each “bag of buts” contains “buts” that are specifically selected for each bag. Titles of bags vary; peace, love, prosperity, power, healing, encouragement, and more. “Buts” represents “the bread of life” manna from heave, the word of God. Buts can be stacked and wrapped to resemble loaves of bread.