New York Belting Co. v. New Jersey Car Spring Co.
137 U.S. 445 (1890)

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New York Belting Co. v. New Jersey Car Spring Co., 137 U.S. 445 (1890)

New York Belting and Packing Company v.

New Jersey Car Spring and Rubber Company

No. 39

Argued October 23-24, 1890

Decided December 22, 1890

137 U.S. 445

APPEAL FROM THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE UNITED

STATES FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK

Syllabus

The first claim in letters patent No. 11,208, granted May 27, 1879, to the New York Belting and Packing Company for a new and useful design for rubber mats, viz.:

"1. A design for a rubber mat, consisting of corrugations, depressions, or ridges in parallel lines, combined or arranged relatively, substantially as described, to produce variegated, kaleidoscopic, moire, stereoscopic, or similar effects, substantially as set forth,"

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