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0WE Action on Traffic Situation in District Anticipted -'"
TM WI HEAR
P. E. Chamberlain, of Denver,
WiN Deliver Talk at
V. W. C abamheula. of MaorJO. Col..
wl talk to l. avtemeavo trade of
WMbamgtea tomorrow eight at 8:34
Prices of cars
Chassis and Truc
1529-31 M St. N. W.
215 Pensylvanis Ave
14th St. and Ohio Ai
1429, L St. N. W.
141.151 12th St. N.
1840 14th St.
with starting tr4
and you certain
thing but Lighti
My car starts ir
and when I sto;:
carbon and keep
it gives 25 to 3
at Raueb e on the CeIU@3 that
service boas. to the s1ing sad of the
meler ear Iadustuy. Wr. Chamberwm.
wh L a OFrer Caeblie dealer.
Is now matlhs a tour of the .untry
tader the a eples of ts thanfal
Automobile Dealer.' Asseolati m.
sealg efore vi O auOW.@b!1
bodes in the diaerent citisf.
E. AoUm. to WaOMPatem at (he
Invitton of the Washington Auto
motive Trade Aaeeclat/en. who. I.
ur, en d an Invtaeo to every
.utelle dealer. aoe ory BaT .
m ge sad service ma In the city to
bep resgut. The service end of )v""ry
autem* 110 businss has been the
bud a. to e ve intlstorlly s that
beth the customer and the ompana'
he Unveral Ca
L TYPES OF CA
NGE IN DESIGN 01
at this time are lees than fhi
e are advised to buy NOW.
ks for Commercial Jobs for T
VERBAL AUTO COMPANY' (I?
DONOHOE MOTOR COMPAl
HILL & TIDBITTS
ARKWAY MOTOR COtANY
ROBEY MOTOR COMPANY
L TAYLOR MOTOR COMPAN
ube , eve haetod
w ' ,4
Star Fu!ell-ake ao
ya your atintey piI
5% more mileage and i
r Most Reputal
es: West 166 ad Roely. 2
wiil be sati.ed. There ban, salre
tuaately. crept Into the adustry the
Idi that eepvtce cnsists to gotuag
eem.thlag for methlag and that there
I. the right to demaad It. Perhape
this coaeptIo has to as esseut been
fetared by the dealers' represosra
lives at the time sales are made. Th
eutomior was led to believe that.
having bought his car, the espeso of
malntenance would be leehed after by
the dealer ae leas as be ewned that
maehle. Untertunately for the s.
temer. this Is met e. Service ti s
eoeilty to be .d the ame a the
car w~a In the Alret raw~e Intellgent
pelling of It will be a beset to the
:ofry cost ad
Neivery at Once.
Phone Main 186-187
ione Lincoln 303.304
Phone Main 356
Phone West 163
nes Main 2120-2121
Phone North 9600
tip from me
I you do away i
never use any
e tried 'em all.
iol off in a few
ar car free from
e of condition
m the most eco
.$i U s ry u ym.
By J. a. YEOMANM.
The agitation of local traffic conditions has gained
sufilent fores and backing to forecast denite stion.
Numerous sugstions have been voiced by authorities who,
through expnence, have gained a thorough knowledge of
thp situation-suggestions which deal fairly with both
motorists and pedestrians. * In fact, suggestions have been
so numerous that there is a sufficient mass upon which to
begin a proes of elimination to be followed by action
upon the surviinlan. A mechanical inspection of every
motor vehicle in Washington would undoubtedly produce
a psychological effect, but there is a question as to the
practicability of such an inspection. A car may passs
brake and steering mechaiam inspection one day and the
next day be out of control because of a breakage or dis
placement which could not have been anticipated even
by the most thorough inspector.
An inspection by any persons other than experienced
motor mechanics would be unsatisfactory and manifestly
unjust to the motoring public. The thorough mechanical
inspection of all the motor vehicles in Washington by men
fitted for the task presents difficulties which would seem
to render the plan unfeasible. The logical solution may
be found in an examination of the applicant for license
that will thoroughly test his fitness to drive a motor vehicle
upon the streets of Washington and after he has received
his driver's license make him liable in all cases of wrong'
driving to a penalty sufficiently heavy to prevent a repeti
tion of the offense-a penalty'which may not be evaded by
forfeiture of nominal collateral.
There should be maintained at all times a traffic court
before which every violator of the traffic regulations, ex
cept in the most trivial cases, should be made to appear
without delay. A complete record of all violations of the
traffic laws should be kept and in all cases used as a check
upon the number of previous violations and punishment
The concensus of opinion at the present time is that
it is too easy for violators of the traffic regulations to for
feit collateral and escape punishment due.
This manner of handling traffic cases would work no
hardship upon competent drivers and in the end would
bring about the condition desired both by responsible
motorists and pedestrians.
There are 245 separate road opera
tions under way in Pennsylvania un
der State contract.
D IO EST
In Nebraska farmers make use ofd
2,730 motor trucks.
Pedestrians ha e right of way Asbestos
at street crossings in Seattle.
Ninety-five per cent of the auto- Frost Kings
mobile tires on the market are non
During the first six months of 1920. Hood Cover
1.302 motorists were killed at grade
crossings in the United States. Order now from your dealer
The first good roads legslation in tnd.pMae stlreas
the United tSates was enacted in Vir- a
ginia, by the Rouse pf Burgesses in The genuine Frost King pro
1632. tects and polishes your hood.
Eight of the noted motion picture A. E Sons&Inc.
players in California have between
them passenger automobiles that cost 716 7th St. N. W.
$142,000. Whosae Distributers
In 19a. Canada produced 94.000r
motor vehicles. It is estimated that
production this year will be fully ey
per cent greater.
Many States are takip h action
against the overloading of trucks.
contending it is the direct cause of
damaging the highways.
In 1919. anadatroded 4,000 b
hoto vnDelhi in February of next
year under the auspices ef the local D
mTor Btrae assoceation od _ A .L
againBtrthe ofeigr of theks
contning withi the dairect cue of
dmagtng helfo riedhwas.
cab Iin tity. Thshown will be A
yerueithe ausices for th vioca
mtior thae asroiition.o ie as
The Bauofl Chemustry of thane
icsDepredte Agreautet sufeer
duentn th the anfcue of ayfr
mtor ulk rmsred.avs
Denarte N.sC reqporeob an id0l
land fo beautuobiler tadsbi
caoodn the ladcite Thiat bond thl e
foreye automlica for 191auoa
mobie aicensebtag inustrylv Fanie
maetoh thei hose otofi e beny (oI
Dot enrk Ins r porovbide te
camnd lte for automobile.throdben
iood the landst ouier free arng L Ahe
saeree apand fre s1to
mobil trcnsprtaedi aennsydvane
cory eeing speciall ntuedt
metch a Ith has, pwostallsc and,
anoth hors.. is aloas en
forcopn . fettefoatmbI
Wpee re ater adfe tvs
Eua-owr rets A sdeicee
hor'J tasotdaon h
Boutryina HENRIy ontuee
moorSa. Jhs w Dstals and 9 0 N
ryii n m is.
" aduas ad s~e at
TEACHERS AS DRIVERS.
The "ushool board Is Clawrew.
a. teachers as ehaufeurs
la con fdated schools, paylag them
60 eats an hour. The bus run ,A0
regular schedule, and the motdr
route" are so laid out that the busses
call at the home of each child.
Truancy Is impossble.
. Weather in
th d ear saes at Wurt
NEW AUTO RECORD.
Sail I~oolnto. the aviator who worn
the GorEon Bennett Cup for aviator.
recently established what I. declared
to be an automobile record for 200
meters. From a standing Leceinte
made the distance in 13 3-5 seconds.
It was his first attempt at automo
iakes no difference what- L
your car is a Winton Six
limousine. You go and
plenty of power and an
of comfort and good
de you are always sunny,
how hard the storm out
traveling in your own
oom. May we show you?
a and R Streeb N. W.
ASHINGTON, D. C.
AUTOS AS HOUSES.
In Prance s aaaufaetsrru of moteh
vehicles are attemptin to salve the
housing crisis by constructing targp
automobiles which, like Pullmaa
cars. may be transformed Into sitting
or bed rooms at will. Ktchnott and
bath rooms are also installed.