Ex parte ALBERTSON - Page 3

          Appeal No. 96-0667                                                          
          Application 08/061,249                                                      

          location, placing the assigned telephone numbers on advertising             
          materials located adjacent the pay telephone and indicating to              
          the caller that telephone calls to the assigned telephone numbers           
          are free to the caller, recording the telephone calls of the                
          assigned telephone numbers by the long distance carrier,                    
          monitoring and recording all telephone calls of the assigned                
          telephone numbers that are handled by the long distance carrier,            
          and accessing the recorded telephone calls and rendering a                  
          statement to each selected business location for the cost of each           
          telephone call to each selected business location, cost of 1+800-           
          XXX service, and cost of advertising associated with each                   
          selected pay telephone.                                                     

                    The references of record relied upon by the examiner              
          Hird et al. (Hird)            4,933,966           Jun. 12, 1990             
          Smith et al. (Smith)          4,942,604           Jul. 17, 1990             
          Davis                         5,272,748           Dec. 21, 1993             
                                                  (filed May 21, 1991)                
                    Claims 1 through 12 stand rejected under 35 U.S.C. 103.           
          As evidence of obviousness, the examiner offers Davis and Smith             
          with regard to claims 1 through 6, adding Hird to this                      
          combination with regard to claims 7 through 12.                             
                    Reference is made to the brief and answer for the                 
          respective details of the positions of appellant and the                    
                    We reverse.                                                       
                    The examiner employs Davis for the teaching of a pay              
          telephone having telephone numbers for business locations located           


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