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W. D. TEAGU E
HOLLOW GLASS BUILDING BLOCK Filed Aug. 19 1938
Patented Dec. 27 1938 Des.
UNITED STATES PATENT OFFICE
DESIGN FOR A HOLLOW GLASS BUILDING
Walter D. Teague New York N. Y. assignor to OwensIllinois Glass Company Toledo Ohio a corporation of Ohio
Application August 19 1938 Serial No.
Term of patent 14 years
To all whom it may concern:
Be it known that I Walter D. Teague a citizen of the United States residing at New York in the county of New York and State of New York have invented a new original and ornamental Design for a Hollow Glass Building Block of which the following is a specification reference being had to the accompanying drawing forming a part thereof.
In the drawing:
Fig. 1 is a perspective view of a hollow glass building block showing my new design.
Fig. 2 is a sectional view taken along the line 22 of Fig. 1 showing the groups of ribs of one specific cross sectional contour separated by ribs of another and distinctly contrasting contour.
The ornamental design for a hollow glass building block substantially as shown and described.
WALTER D. TEAGUE.