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They Invented What? (No. 98)

Posted in They Invented What? by Jake Ward on May 7, 2008

U.S. Pat. No. 4,905,406: Method and apparatus for attracting insects.


I claim:

1. Process for attracting insects above one’s head comprising the steps of:
          a. securing a member coated or impregnated with an insect attractant to one end of a longitudinal member;
          b. clipping the other end of the longitudinal member onto a hat; and,
          c. spacing the coated member on said longitudinal member a substantial distance above said hat;
          d. placing the hat upon one’s head thus attracting said insects to a position substantially above one’s head.