04385285 is referenced by 182 patents and cites 19 patents.

A method and apparatus for issuing negotiable instruments such as checks from a terminal comprising: first means (identification card reader) for identifying an account number against which a monetary amount of a check to be issued by the terminal is to be charged; second means (handwriting transducer) for inputting into the terminal identification data which will be used in determining whether to accept or reject a user of the terminal as authorized to issue a check against the account number; third means (bank data system) for supplying authorized identification data to the terminal and also for supplying evaluation criteria, such as a current monetary balance, for the account number; entry means (keyboard) for entering check data including the monetary amount; means for comparing (processor) the identification data with the authorized identification data and for generating an accept signal or a reject signal as a result of the comparing; the comparing means also comparing the monetary amount with the evaluation criteria and for generating an issue signal when the associated comparison is favorable; means for transporting (paper strip drive) a record medium to a print station in the terminal; and a printer for printing the account number and the monetary amount on the record medium at the print station in response to the accept signal and the issue signal, whereby the record medium becomes the check which is issued from the terminal.

Title
Check dispensing terminal
Application Number
6/250370
Publication Number
4385285
Application Date
April 2, 1981
Publication Date
May 24, 1983
Inventor
William J Hale
Dayton
OH, US
William R Horst
Dayton
OH, US
Agent
Elmer Wargo
Albert L Sessler Jr
J T Cavender
Assignee
NCR Corporation
OH, US
IPC
G06K 9/00
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