Motor Times, No. 5, First Year, Detroit

Motor Times, No. 5, First Year, Detroit

Detroit: Motor Times, 1911. Item #016623

34p. No copies recorded in OCLC. The publisher in 1911 advertised he was desperate for subscription salesmen. Articles on Road, Track, Hill with picture of Ray Harroun, Winner of the Indianapolis 500, also his race at Indianapolis Fair where he finished one minute behind after taking only 47 seconds to change his tire after the third mile. Articles on self-starters in 1912 cars; how owning a car saved people went there was a street car strike, "Mildady at the wheel" (showing stylish women attired for riding in cars), Harvey Johnson employee of the E-R-I-T Company demonstrated how he could hurdle his car at high speed over railroad tracks, many photographs, ads. Very scarce in very good condition bound in original wraps.

Price: $125.00