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TULSA DAILY WORLD, SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 1920.
AFTER THE CIVIL
HE WORLD W
MOTOR trucks and good roads hold as great a promise for the
America of 1920 as the railroads helcTfor the America of 1865,
After the upheaval of the Civil War, the railroads spanned the con
tinent and drew it together. Today motor trucks are reaching out
into every corner of the land, affording contact one community
with its neighbor, linking each and every one with trunk-line rail
roads, joining farm and table, joining business with business.
Motor trucks are ready to serve the entire nation with just the
complete and flexible transportation facilities the nation needs for
the full fruition of its wonderful endowment of natural resources."
There Are Good Reasons Why
Visit Tulsa's Great Motor Tri
Because motor trucks arc the quickest and most economical
means of hauling between plant and railroad terminals.
Because motor trucks connect his plant with every shipping or
receiving platform by the most direct highway, independent
They make him independent of freight and express delays and
When necessar, the manufacturer himself can go after raw
materials to keep unbroken the steady flow of production.
Motor trucks help the manufacturer to make good on delivery
Motor shipments .make possible a sa ing in packing costs.
Motor trucks working within the plant keep departments reg
ularly supplied with raw materials and materials in process.
In congested plants one motor truck will easily do the work of
three double teams or fix c single teams.
Motor trucks make it possible to establish plants in inexpensive
locations, away from congested centers.
Wholesale or Retail
Because motor trucks are the means of rendering more regular
and dependable delivery service to customers.
They increase the territory in which a house can do business
Truck transportation helps speed 'up. the turnoer of stock, re
ducing the necessary investment and storage space.
A reliable motor truck well kept up, advertises wherever it
goes, the stability and progress iveness of the firm whose name
is on it.
Controlled delivers xx ith trSi
tion with an assurance tha
Trucks are tho only possib'
service over long and shoi
With trucks he can respond
the efficiency of his sen 10
Motor trucks mean bigger
Thjey increase the e.nniqf
They are practicall indepe
' long hours when the rush f
The installation of motor ti
THE OIL OPERATOR-Because Motor Trucks Afford the
Co., of Okla.
21G E. Second 'St.
Phone Osage 6806
14 W. Brady
Phone Osage 1456
Motors Co., Inc.
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809 S. Main St.
Phone Osage 7460
W. C. Norris
Motor Sales Co.
701-703 S. Main St.
Phone Oaagc 5300
18 Hjnum Hide, 'Jncl anil .Mnlii
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724 S. Main Cedar 1270