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IRON COUNTY RICOJRD, CEDAR CITY. UTAH, FRIDAY,, MAY 28( 1939. PAGE THREE H
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i BUICK CARS HAVE
I MADE FLINT, MICH.
In 1 905 When First Buick Factory
' Was Built Population Was
1500; Now 100,000.
' Back in the earlier days when
Flint was n village of 1,500 with an
area of sixty acres, it was merely an
Indian Trading point, and the innnbi-
- iants those dnys "trapped" swapped
horses, and bargained with the big
t chiefs and their squaws.
' In 1905 when the Buick factory
built its first buildings here, Flint
grew rapidly to whnt was considered
i n wonderful population of some
' 12,000. During the next five years
j Buick business expanded to such a
degree, that when the census of 1910
' Iran recorded it showed a population
Under the new census returns Flint
Advances from the sixth city in Mich
, igan with a population of (8,550 in
i 1910 to third place with a population
I, of 91,599.
Added to these figures during the
i past few days are the recent nnnex-
' ations to this city which will givu
Flint n present population exceeding
X 100,000 or nearly 145 percent incrense.
!Such a rcmnrknblo growth so far,
is one of the highest records of the
1920 U. S. Census returns. It has
been largely brought about through
i4 the location and expansion of the
! mammoth Buick Motor Car plant, in
which institution nearly 20,000 pcr
,' sons are daily employed, thereby giy-
t ing n livlihood to more than 70,000
of Flint's population.
Thcro nre few cities in America
that cnjpys the distinction of hnving
i such n world wide reputation, for up-
on both hemispheres it has become
I; known as the home of the famous
j Valve-in-Hcad Buick Car.
j From n sixty-acre garden spot to
J tho vast area of over 19,000 acres,
i illustrates Flint's wonderful growth
' and size.
I Detroit is the first city of tho state,
; Grand Rapids second, with Flint a
j close competitor. Just how long this
one timo little Indian village will re-
mam in third position, has the popula
j tion of its state guessing, for the
" ' millions of dollars now being spent by
the Buick factory in new additional
4.- buildings and factory plants, mentis
still further additions to Flint in in
creased population. Future months
y might possibly find Flint again
changing its standing in advancing
to the position of the big sister of
Miss Dynamic Detroit.
TO REPLACE CURRENT
IN AVERAGE BATTERY
When Overdrawn It Is Likely to
Cause Much Discomfort.
Liquid In Fully Charged Battery III
Stand "Below Zero" Temperatures
Connections of Two Main
Cables Must Be Tight.
Average Imllerlo.s are of different
Kli-.es mid have cm pud tics from GO mil
pore hours up. A pair of good head
lights may discharge tho battery nt
live amperes. This menus they alono
would exhiiitst a completely charged
slxty'liour battery In twelve hours. To
replace this current yon would have
to drive the car probably seven or
eight hours when charging at the rate
of ten amperes.
An average winter cranking will con
sume enough current to require from
Arrangement of Battery.
six to twelve miles driving to replace
An overdrawn hank account may
enuso mental discomfort. An over
drawn battery account In apt to cause
discomfort -both uiontnl and physical.
. The liquid (electrolyte) In a fully
charged battery will stand "below
zero" temperatures. Jn n discharged
battery It will freeze at a much higher
teniiK'rature. This Is reason for spe
cial economy In cold weather. The
liquid also should be kept well abovo
the plates. Offer a battery a drink
at least once In two weeks, hut In cold
weather only Just before n run. Wa
ter added to the etr-ctrolyte will mix
only when the battery Is charging or
discharging, llcfnru such mixing It Is
Just clear water and will freeiie nt32
Tho two main cable connections nt
the battery must be tight. Looseness
here has boon the cause of much hand
cranking. Look at these contact posts
occasionally, and If green corros'on-np-pears
disconnect ;je terminals ninl
clean ' irfacos well. Corrosion, won;-
The CHALMERS j j
m ssf "vas it should have' II
iMratt 4mU run o flap I
IM T-TOT Spot "brcaks upm thc it
Wh - raw, heavy "gas" into jjj j
in infinitesimal particles. Then j-
Is F I RamVhorn (which has no sharp I j ;'
8 ta , corners to impede the progress) j? iV
I S ' . ! rushes 'it to thc cylinders, and J W
, ') you get a "kick" from "gas" that -
'!j r! ' you haven't seen in many a day. j
J. D. LEIGH MERC. CO. if J
SI I AGENTS p
111 LUND - - UTH I
ing .n t)otUvn tlie post nnu the cnbfo
termlnnl or between the end of tho
wire cable Itself and the sleeve termi
nal It Is .oldercd Into, Interferes with
the free How of current Into and out
of the battery.
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Don't drive fast with a soft tire or
one that is nearly worn out.
Soap should never be used on thc
body except for removing grenso or oil
Many n driver who keeps thc exter
ior of his car spotless neglects his
Cnr owners should not forget that
one part of tho battery system which
needs attention is tho distributor head.
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'HE enthusiastic army of over five hundred
. """ !" I thousand Buick owners are in a great
) measure responsible for the unprecedented
' i:--.. ; j demand for Buick Valve-in-Head motor cars ,
'j . , ; ' today. Their dnily experiences in Buick service '
:,'' ,"-' Buick economy Buick endurance, and Buick ,4
reliability, prove conclusively to the present and
4f; future purchaser that "there is no substitute"
"-' for a Buick Valve-in-Head motor car.
v UO". These reasons are causing hundreds of persons
M to contentedly await the delivery of the various
I -Si Models selected.
)t Price f. o. b. Flint, Michigan
"'' j Moacl K-44 $1535.00 Modal K-47 - $2465.00
- Modal K-4B . $1595.00 Modal K-40 . $1865.00
J Modal K-46 $223UK) Modal K-58 - $2895.00
i Prict Rrvld April i, 1920
When Better Automobiles ore Built, Buick Will Build Them I
kopps ov:re aoje
GUARANTEED TTOXtK:WCA.lVSI-1 1 1?
OF AOTO ENGINE
If Owner Expects Enjoyment and
Comfort Out of Car He Must
Take Care of It.
WATCH FORUNUSUAL NOISES
Locate Squeaks and Lubricate Parts
Affected Motorist Who Seems
Lucky With Car Is One Who
Looks After Details.
If you vnnt to got enjoyment nnd
comfort out of your cnr you must lake
euro of It iih you would n lino horso.
Therefore yon must:
Not nice the engine unnecessarily.
Have your ear tuned for every un
lisual noise. - If It Is a squeak locato
and luhrlcato the jmrt. If It Is some
other nolso llnd tho loose part that
causes It and tighten It right away.
Do not tinker ahout tho' engine
when It Isn't necessary. Half tho
nhlllty to make an adjustment or re
pair Is the ability to discover Its ne
cessity. Motorl6t Who Seems "Lucky."
Have you ever noticed the motorist
who seems "lucky" with his car, who
never seems to have a hit of trouble,
who keeps It neat, anil whose engine al
ways starts Immediately tho self-starter
Is pressed; who doesn't have nny
breakdowns while on the road, nor
curse the manufacturer for building
Inspect Your Engine Systematically
Once a Week You Will Save
such a car? It Isn't luck at all. With
till adjustments properly taken care
of, every bearing and working part
lubricated, tho whole car will run per
fectly and will continue to run with
only a wee bit of attention.
In neglecting details you save time
and Inconvenience to bo sure but
eventually you will find a bad break
and what time you have saved will be
wasted In expensive repairs.
Never drive your car at high speed
over any road, much less a rough or a
slippery one. The slight gain In time
will bo ofTset by the risk of an acci
dent and the pounding and racking
which the car will receive.
It has been proven that thc owner
who drives his car at average speeds
of from twenty-live to thirty-live miles
an hour over all sorts of roads pays
much more per mile for gasoline, oil
and tires than the driver who watches
constantly for rough places and avoids
them and who drives at a rate of
eighteen to twenty miles per hour. A
car which Is driven at a high rate of
speed Is usually In the repair shop
often, which adds much more, to the
cost per mile of operation.
It Is not how mnny miles are cov
ered In n certain time, but the number
of miles of useful travel that can he
obtained at the least cost for fuel, oil,
tires and repairs. Popular Sclenco
il y-lm i r .smii
(Continued from first page)
fiulnne, 11. S. Gardner, nnd J. M.
Foster nil scorned to ho in reminiscent
mood nnd told some very nmusing in
cidents of early literary vork nnd
athletics in tho 13. N. S.
Aa n part of thc business of tho
Alumni banquet ench year tho new
officers for tho ensuing year were
elected. Those chosen to fill tho va
cancies were, fyuulnll L. Jonca, Pres
ident, J. Cassidy lloot, Vice President
and Miss Inez Woodbury, Secretary
Prin, It. P. Homer commended tho
Alumni nsaocintion very highly for
tho work they had done, but snid that
thoy should bo will inn; to do moro In
tho way of encournginjj attendance in
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younger people to thc school that gave H
thein n start in their various '.vqca- B
tlona. An active campaign will' bo H
conducted later in thc summer for the H
enrollment of students for next yenr H
and already n few of thc liv6 Alumni H
members have proffered their assist-
mice in this connection.
Altogether the ball nnd luncheon 'H
was very successful and was n fitting fl
.terminus to thc nlrcndy successful fl
commencement exercises. ,1
Ask nnyuscr nnd they will unhesi- .H
tatingly tell you that the Royal is tho .M
'best typewriter on thc market. It M
costs n few dollars more than its com
jpctitors, thc price now being $116.00 M
f. o. b. Salt Luke City. But romem- fl
bcr, "Tho best is always the cheapest." M
Let us explain its points of superior- M
ity. IRON COUNTY RECORD, local
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9 The'Z Has More Than Rated Power 1 I
j J The work delivered by the "Z" Engine goes beyond thc I H
I horso power rating we place on it. This gives greater value J M
i for your money increased service longer life. ' M
! The "Z" has large inlet and exhaust valves easily accessible '
l insure smooth, steady running complete fuel combustion. I M
Ti'ght compression in the accurately machined and polished lli 'M
I cylinder increases "Z" Engine power reduces fuel and I 'M
j power losses to minimum. Positive, dependable llosch j H
ignition adds to power output provides hot, powerful spark , H
I insures quick starting. Complete combustion gives greatest II; H
power from each gallon of fuel prevents formation of carbon aB
J means more power at lower cost. M
1 Other "Z" features arc: Runs on kerosene, coal oil, tops, III ,1
as well as gasoline; built in Bosch high tension oscillating I ;H
I magneto; every part interchangeable; clean-cut, efficient III H
design; long-lived endurance. Come in and see this cclc- i ' jH
lii brated engine today. ! ' il
I Factory Pricei: j ' M
1HH.P $75.00 ! fl
3 H. P . 125.00 i !
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Running Water in -
Your Oarage I
Just think of thc time saved 0tm iL 'I
and the better job you can do VTT 1 I
when you wash your car with xyj I
running water. Compare that X-L W" I
method with carrying water in flf'
a pail. VVy II I
It's easy to pipe the water from $l JkL I
your house, and the cost is small. vy' I
The benefits of such convenience Xb JN I
are too great to put off. rfW I
Let us figure with you now. M F l I
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I CEDAR CITY UTAH 1
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! " FRESH' BREAD, PASTRY, ETC., EVERY DAY. 11
I GOOD LINE-OF CONFECTIONARY AND GROCERIES '
I DELICIOUS ICE CREAM EVERY DAY 1 fl
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