Billy J Haddox: Athletic shoe. Walter Leuca, September 16, 1980: US04222183 (115 worldwide citation)

This invention is a reinforced ventilated shoe. It is formed with a strip of shoe cover material circumscribing the toe, sole, arch and heel. Reinforcing strips are provided to form an ankle band and parallel instep strips which extend from the toe portion to the ends of the ankle band. A vertically ...