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United States Patent D465,092
Carlson November 5, 2002

Apertured nonwoven fabric


The ornamental design for a apertured nonwoven fabric, substantially as shown and described.
Inventors: Carlson; Cheryl (Willow Springs, NC)
Assignee: Polymer Group Inc. (North Charleston, SC)
Appl. No.: D/141,887
Filed: May 15, 2001

Current U.S. Class: D5/47 ; D5/1; D5/60
Current International Class: 0506
Field of Search: D5/1,2,3,7,11,19,25,47,49,50,52,53,54,57,58,59,60,61,99 D6/595,596,603,605,608 D24/124,125,126 D25/100,152,154,155 15/230 28/104 156/148 264/258,284,504 428/43,116,117,118,131,156,167,171,187,195,304.4,542.2,542.6,596,904.4 442/149,384 493/63,937,966 604/358,370,384

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D88352 November 1932 Huber
1918149 July 1933 Sullivan
D100743 August 1936 Siner
D102846 January 1937 Siner
D105042 June 1937 Tyson
D112302 November 1938 Hansmann
D205890 October 1966 Pink
5265364 November 1993 Nelson et al.
Primary Examiner: Coles; Doris V.
Assistant Examiner: Nelson; T. Chase
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Wood, Phillips, Katz, Clark & Mortimer


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a apertured nonwoven fabric showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view thereof taken along lines 2--2 of FIG. 1, the opposite side elevational view being a mirror image; and,

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof.

The broken lines surrounding the claimed design indicate that the apertured nonwoven fabric has indeterminate length and width. The broken lines form no part of the claimed design.

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