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Nov. 19, 3946. H. c. HODSON 2,41 1,430 DIAPER CONTAINER Filed Sept. '7, 1945 INVENTOR. ~ifaurs Cffopsan; _ Wa w“ 1977018446175. 2,411,430 Patented Nov. 19, 1946 UNITED STATES PATENT OFFICE 2,411,430 DIAPER CONTAINER Hollis C. Hodson, Plain?eld, Ind. Application September 7, 1945, Serial No. 614,983 3 Claims. The object of my invention is to provide a sanitary container ior'soiled and odoriferous ar ticles, such as soiled or wet diapers, where such articles may be conveniently temporarily stored, the construction being such that the various parts may be readily kept clean and free from objectionable odors. The accompanying drawing illustrates my in vention. Fig. 1 is a medial vertical section of an embodi ment of my invention; Fig. 2 is a perspective of the underside of the cover of the primary container; Fig. 3 is a perspective of the cover for the sec ondary container; and (01. 220-17) ‘ 2 The open mouth of the U formed by channels l6 faces one of the free edges of cover ll so that the composite secondary cover Il--l8 may be readily slid into and out of the channels. Conveniently, one corner of plate H (at I1’) is notched so that link l4 will not be engaged. ‘The element l8, being washable and absorbent, efliciently obstructs odors arising from the wet and odoriferous diapers placed in the secondary container and, being washable and reversible, 10 may be easily kept in sanitary condition. I claim as my invention: 1. A sanitary container comprising a primary container having an open upper end, a second ary container having an open upper end and re ceivable in said primary container with its open Fig. 4 is a perspective of the removable, wash able and reversible portion of the secondary upper end spaced slightly below said upper end cover. said primary container, an open-mouthed guide of said primary container, a movable cover for In the drawing, Ii] indicates a primary con carried by the under side of said cover, and tainer, which may be of an ornamental character, 20 way a composite secondary cover slidably receivable provided with a hinged cover I l easily raised and in and supported by said guideway, said second lowered by foot-power through the medium of ary cover comprising a rigid body plate and a pedal I2, lever l3, and link l4, in a well-known removable washable cover for said plate, the manner. Secured to the underface of cover II are in 25 thickness of said secondary cover being less than the vertical freedom of the guideway so that, wardly-facing channels [6 arranged in U form. when the primary cover is closed, the secondary Dimensioned to be slidingly received between, cover may be engaged by the secondary container and supported by, channels I6 is a secondary and raised from support by the guideway. cover plate l'l, preferably of metal though pos sibly of sti?‘ cardboard or plyboard, over which 30 2. For use in an apparatus of the class de scribed in the preceding claim, said removable is secured the readily-washable cover element cover element comprising a reversible polygonal l8 preferably made of a washable absorbent main body of washable fabric having tabs pro fabric such as diaper cloth. . jecting from two opposite edges folded over the Element [8 is provided attwo opposite edges with tabs I9 which are folded back over the main 35 main body and connected at their ends, and other body l8 and connected by elastic tapes 2!], and at the opposite two edges with tabs 2i, which, when folded back over the main body as shown in Fig. 3, may be connected by tapes 22 provided tabs projected from two other opposite edges and provided with separable means by which the free ends of said last-mentioned tabs may be con nected. ‘ 40 V 3. For use in an apparatus of the class de at their ends with mating fasteners 23. scribed including a rigid cover body plate, a re Supported within the primary container Ill is a versible cover element comprising a polygonal secondary container 25 with its open upper end main body of washable fabric having tabs pro at a level intermediate the planes of the inner jecting from two opposite edges and folded over faces of the parallel arms of channels l6 so that, said body plate and connected at their ends, and 45 when the primary cover H is closed, the ab other tabs projected from two other opposite sorbent element I8 of the secondary cover l'l—l8 edges and provided with separable means by will lie upon and close the open upper end of the which the free ends of said last-mentioned tabs secondary container 25, being raised, against may be connected across said body plate. gravity, away from support by the channels l6 HOLLIS C. HODSON. 60 when cover ll comes to closed position.