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United States Patent D447,319
Yang September 4, 2001



The ornamental design for a boot, as shown and described.
Inventors: Yang; Liping (Evanston, IL)
Assignee: ZM International, Inc. (Evanston, IL)
Appl. No.: D/136,544
Filed: February 1, 2001

Current U.S. Class: D2/899 ; D2/897; D2/898; D2/909
Current International Class: 0704
Field of Search: D2/896,897,899,900,909,910,911,970 36/112,45,50.1,54,30,7.1R,4,11.5

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Other References

Times--Herald Advertisement for shoes, Dec. 1949..

Primary Examiner: Zarfas; Louis S.
Assistant Examiner: Andoll; Gregory
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Lee, Mann, Smith, McWilliams, Sweeney & Ohlson


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the boot;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view of the boot;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view of the boot;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view of the boot;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view of the boot; and,

FIG. 6 is a left side elevational view of the boot.

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