04516337 is referenced by 29 patents and cites 8 patents.

A shoe having means for displaying a picture or the like comprising a saddle portion having an inner and outer wall, a window in the outer wall, a plastic element secured to the perimeter of the window; a pocket formed by joining the three edges of the window and plastic element to the inner wall with one edge remaining unattached to form an entranceway for the insertion of a display into said pocket; a shoelace carrier comprising an inner member which may be an extension of the inner wall of the saddle and an outer member; the lower edge of the inner member being attached to the upper edge of the inner wall of the saddle or being a part of said inner wall, and the lower edge of the outer member being attached to the outer wall of the saddle; an entranceway to the pocket formed between the inner and outer members of the shoelace carrier and contiguous eyelets in the inner and outer member of the shoelace carrier accommodating a shoestring whereby when the shoestring is laced through the eyelets and tightened the entranceway to the pocket is closed thereby preventing exposure of the display in the pocket to the elements and to dirt and debris.

Title
Means for displaying a picture or the like in a shoe
Application Number
6/548877
Publication Number
4516337
Application Date
November 4, 1983
Publication Date
May 14, 1985
Inventor
Jaroslav Adamik
Santa Ana
CA, US
Agent
Arthur A March
Assignee
San Shoe Trading
NY, US
IPC
A43B 23/24
G09F 03/18
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