United States Patent and Trademark Office OG Notices: 20 January 2004

                      37 CFR 1.47 Notice of Publication

   Notice is hereby given of the filing of an application with a
petition under 37 CFR 1.47 requesting acceptance of the application
without the signature of the inventor. The petition has been granted. A
notice has been sent to the last known address of the nonsigning
inventor. The inventor whose signature is missing (Arthur Michel
Benjamins) may join in the application by promptly filing an
appropriate oath or declaration complying with 37 CFR 1.63. The
international application number is PCT/GB01/00088 and was filed 10
January 2001 in the name of Arthur Michel Benjamins for the invention
entitled CLOSABLE CONTAINER. The national stage number is 10/182,022
and has a 35 U.S.C.