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YANKEES BREAK EVEN.
gLBERFELD IN TROUBLE.
Both Teams Score Four Runs in Ten
Inning Game at Washington.
AMERICAN LEAGUE GAME TO-DAY.
Cblrsg« st M. liflol*.
RESULTS OF GAMES YESTERDAY.
v.w York «: W'sshinstas). « <««« lanln««>.
rblladfOphlft. *• Bo*t«m. 2.
Otelsad. 9; Detroit. 3.
Chicago. 6; ft. l<otlls 4.
AMERICAN LEAGUE STANDING.
•Pl »C W L.». C.
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gjj? 1 1 - MM Thiri«« 1 1 .«*»
■jj"^. ' l r."O T<'«*MnKton ... • 1 .OW>
X*f tro.T
[By SS~SS**pli •• Th« Tribune]
Washington. April 1? - T)1< * X**K ** Tork •"■*•"*•
an team aid Wathlnetou broke oven in a ten-
Inning aiw. which was railed on account of
apj^sjesa, bet« to-day. «Imsj the score Mood 4
t , 4 Tin.. I- hMxtas; i" "'** sixth innins: erav«
the HiF^' "'° r '' two runs and t.i«; lead. It was
not lons lived, hn«v*>r. for the home nine mad*
a run in their half of this Inning and tied the
score. For the remainder of the came neither
rife r-Kf s»ls to do further tallying.
Elberf^M v.as put out of tn« pam* In the first
inning ' or srguins; with the umpire, who called
him out on strikes.
The game «•■ lacking In fielding features,
idth the exception of Perrine's fine stop and
thro " of William*** fast drive, with the bases
r 4n pppTilated. in the third Inning, retirinir the
tjflf. With the l*"ad 3 to I In favor of Wash-
JnKton, the Highlanders began their scoring In
this Inning.
Washington used three twirlers In this Inning.
With one out. Graham passed B3atesw and
Hoes- OMiroy's drive hit Kleinow. putting him
<,ut. Conroy got second on the play. The bases
vere n"iV-" when Ke*l«r wa? hit by a. pitched
bill Graham was taken out of the box after
nlteilng thr-^o '.vide ones to Bmckett, I-^alken
l,urr taking his place. The latter also showed
■Mildness, and after pitching two balls was sent
to the bench and Kitson substitutes". His first
hal! r.-as a wide one. ajid Brail. 11 walked to
first, forcing Hogg over the plate Then fol
lowed rVrrttw*B *t«Ji sad throw of \\ lliiams
drive, which retired the Highlanders.
Leporte'6 stfleTle Hoffman's sacrifice. Morlar
ir>'s out and Kieinows drive gave the visitors
their second run in the fourth inning. In the.
Filth Inning Williams beat out a bunt, advanced
on Laporte's sacrifice and see— a on Hoffman's
bit On Mor:arity*s long fly Hoffman crossed
the plate. <larl;fon relieved Hogg in the sev
enth Inning. _■ . ... .
Hsl Chase, the star first baseman of the. Ulgb
lnifl»rs. has not yet reported here. The soore
follows:
WASH ING ICETV "[««**•
■b r ih pa a • , ' h r 'S"T! t
S, ji 41« IJ O, K«>r. rf .... 2«>« 1O O
c£bW *. » «» • 1 1 «.Elherfrt4, ••• 1 » « « © O
Snw If" •• I • • 2 • " Williams. 2b. 4 1 1 4 3 O
Yn£r cf 4 112" O l A j^rt#. 3b.. 3 1 1 ISO
S3T...?ii « 1 • 4 c. .. Hoffm.r «*•»»»••
:i:.:s;ssat--:::?.:tj:: i:.:s;ssat--:::?.:tj:
sSSsarp" i j«« •! Totals ....so 4 T»IS 2
Tet»-3 . .. .** «"f 2» 12 2
•8,...* for Til****** in •!««>. ♦Klelaew hit br
Utui hall. . ''
a-«r ••:.•.-•.■.•:.■.•. I o ? ? si::: S=J
T**-b»w hit-U'.cktnaii. Thre^hase HIU
tkm ini!inr»; off Klt»on. 1 In fnur inning. *»rT*«^
tl»-P»rnn«. K«*l«-r <?i. Import*. Hoffman ( Piolen
tun- f .-hlafler. Perrln«. T.'-fl on fca»e»— w a»mn*ton. c,
">,Trt ♦. Flr«t bmmt> on b«'.:» — Off Graham. »: eit
Ki^-n !?•« How:. C S Oarfcsea. 1. rtr* tms« on «r
«.m-W«».hin*ton. I. Hit by pitcher— or»h»ni. I, H»«.
I Struck out— By Graham. 1; Kltson. 1; Horr. 3. « .ark
eon. 1. T.r. ». S-t^- l.'mplre- ■.
PHILADELPHIA, 4: BOSTON, 2.
•PhUaoVipfcls, April —Although outbatted by
sesea hits to three. Philadelphia defeated Boston
he r<? in gay *T a seer* of 4to 2. The Athletics won
•-" gain* In the third inning, when Hartsel made
si hora« run with two men on bases. The score
fellow*: RHE
yhitofltiphl* .0 0 3 10 0 ft *» «—4 3 0
li'jsrrrr iOIoOAO© 0-3 7 2
asm iiss ffanaiiliilils. Vksssta, 'Waddell. Bender
4 B<rr>-; Boston. Winters and Armbruster.
CLEVELAND, 9; DETROIT, 3.
Detroit. April -Or. an easy chance to retire the
eifl* in th» sixth inning. WHlett thrsw m-ide to first
best, missing th* third out. Cleveland then batted
in four runs, taking a lead that Detroit could not
overcome. The game was played in a snowstorm,
but before a big crowd. Stowall'B hitting was the
cnt bright feature of the game. The score follows:
RHE
Cleveland 0 0 2 0 14 10 1- » 11 0
Detroit 0 0 2 10 0 0 0 0— 9 «
Retteries— Cleveland, Ilees and Beniee; Detroit.
Willett. E. Jones and Payne.
CHICAGO, 6; ST. LOUIS. 4.
1 It. !/-j;-, April 33.— Chicago defeated St. Louis
tM» afternoon by a sosre of « to 4. both WslSB and
jaopbsfin being hit freely. The weather whs all
set freezing, arid this account* In a large measure
»r th« errors made. The score follows:
2? R. H. S.
P>ic*«o 00002102 l-« 10 I
•t. Louis 1000 1000— 10 6
Batteries— Chicago. Walsh and Bulllvan; St. Louis.
Jaoob*f»n and Si«vens.
XATIOXAL LEAGUE.
Bmn or Snmc Causes Postponement
of All Games.
NATIONAL LEAGUE GAMES TO-DAY.
•t. Leuis a* C-kJcag*.
PHesbsfs at Cfciraiaafi
RESULTS OF GAMES YESTERDAY.
'-" Tack vs. mtlstibjMs <»&>.
SroeUya «*. Beeton (rate).
Fltt«bis v«. Cincinnati (rale).
at. Lasts SB. Chicago (-now).
NATIONAL LEAGUE STANDING.
i. . - W. L. P. C.i W. up. c.
"vgtje l • l-OOo!Plttsburc • i 000
JSWfeeJpbia... l 0 1.000 Brooklyn « l .000
g^nssti i m a.ooost. Zjovi' • 1 .000
■■"•a. 1 0 l.eo»!XewTork.. * 1 .000
Every game In the National Lieacue was post
•ansd yesterday, owing; to rain, snow or wet
•rounds. The Giants war* to have played Phila
delphia st the Polo Grounds, but tbe driving
rain made the diamond a quagmire, and the fans
*~r«re disappointed. The Boston-Brooklyn came
at Boston was postponed, owing to a snowstorm
to tbe morclng.
RESULTS OF OTHER GAMES.
tthaca. If. V.. April H>-CorneO defeated Niagara
/Cchrtrslty at baseball to-day by tbe soot* of 1 to 2.
# South Bethlehesa. Foul, April M tVsMgti «*.
• tsXti It. John's College, of Annapolis, bare to
•ay. the soore being X to Ot
■anJeborc. Pecru April 13«-HjLrri*titirr (Tri
£tt.t?) rfitltd ip It rane arsirjrt th« 2 scored by th»
i^iM»Tt here to-day.
Provlflents, April U.-<rhe bsssbsil cam* be
**2*a Yale and Brows TJalverslty. eebeduled her*
+**. was >nst>isil en anauin of rain.
J^rlsHaiillls, V*. April 1»>-Tbe University of
i iTa 514 ta " 3r eete»iee C-ewgetowr. by the eeore of
, I^'acsss, Vs.. April BV-«h» Virclsla Military
BPvtfSSSS Maryland £****"* <***•
mr^- t -r» Tbe *cor« :» to a
3»«a, April IX-<kttysDßrr Col!f*»
. ?*-•■*• Jchns Bop*** tere To-lay by the score of
•JTl!!?** • 4 * tM «*>"«»• Maw* Aaademy kss*>
r>W** m ' v&9 defeated u^iay by that of I^farette
j,y. „ Jr^ RddsfcJi>rnr:3 betajr ostpfctTtfl at *I 1
7>7v* . .t£? • * * ••* tie) t.
■or v ' < CLT! M 1 **?:- 4 , . a elt-Jnalair jpractio*
t'i^ <>■ S . ' ea .w* ml4«!di>men hurl ifct. Harvard
• <■* lstssr lOHsf; by a seots> of t to a.
sssßpft*' *'• ApPiMsV-rne game scbeflaled
r o Priuf^ie,a e«4 TAcViason Oollf€* bcr« 10
r* * ci mt^Tjrf «i ac&cunt of r*^!,
THE ASSEMBLY ROOM IN NEW HOME OF AUTOMOBILE CLUB OF
AMERICA.
(Photograph by Speoser £ Wells.)
NEW AUTO HOME READY
TO MOVE IX THIS WEEK.
Model House for Automobile Club
of America Members.
The Automobile Club of America will celebrate
the opening of its new clubhouse and garage. in
&4tli Street, west of Broadway, on Thursday
afternoon.
The opening will be of an informal nature, but
members and their friends will be welcome. There
will be music by a stringed orchestra, and re
freshments will be served Dr. Behavior Skaats
Wheeler Is chairman of tlir building committee, and
the other number* :ir. fte-nerai Gcorße Moore
Priiilh. Dave H. Morris. Albert R. Shattuck and
Colgate Hovt. Samuel XI. Butler, secretary of the
club, has helped the building committee In Its work.
which is no* so w.-n finished.
The building Is It] feel front and eight stories
high, with a front of granite, white brick and
trrra cotta, the upper portion being as nearly of
glass as possible. The street level floor, reached by
a large entrance and a separate exit for cars, will
serve as an immense foyer, In which many cars
can assemble. Th* upper storage floors will be.
served by two electric elevators of the largest
size. The cars, as a rule, are stored In rows and
lane?, but =pr.es oV^tred by members will be par
titioned oft wit 11 Iron grills for Individual use.
The top floor, made exceptionally light by sky
lights, is being fitted up as a model repair shop.
under the direction of members of the dub who arc
especially interested In engineering matters, and
will contain the club dynamometer, designed for
measuring the power unri the efficiency of cars
under all conditions. Special amusement rooms anil
other accommodations art- ]>i.i\id<--d for chauffeurs.
The, building throughout Is of reinforced concrete
construction, and the storage of gasolene is out
side of the building.
The main entrance to the clubrooms at the east
erly ei^i ads to a. large lobby, having on one ?id<?
the offline of the paragu superintendent and at the
rear a reception roam t"r women A large staircase
mounts from the. centre of this lobby to the second
floor, which contains the great assembly hall n:vl
library. '-'•' feet long and two storks high. This
room Is In the architecture. of th« period of Fran
cois Premier, and is the reproduction of the hall
of a celebrated chateau, for which special jTmls
sion was granted. On this Boor and the mezzanine
floor are located the larpe. grill room, with com
plete kitchen anil pantry, the governors' room, sec
retary's offices, etc.
The ground floor has a lar^e open space to ac
commodat* fifty or seventy cars which may come
In from the street together, hup stands for washing
the oars, a l«rc*- members* locker room ami an
office for the superintendent of the garage. There
Is a turntable, in front of the elevators for turning
the cars around. This floor and Hie, top floor or
repair eh«p are, the, only floors on which the han
dling <•■! gasolene and oils will »>« permitted. They
are finished with a special hard, glazed, fireproof
material, whl< h has been pro* ed by tests absolutely
to resist oils and Ka?olene.
In th«» basement there la an electric generating
riant, v ii.i ample coal bunkers under th« sidewalk,
with the f-ncine.s. pnmj>« -nnd other operating ma
chinery. Under the vault la the. gasolene storage,
subdivided into numerwQa tanks, so that the con
tents of each will not exceed th* amount prescribed
by the Fire Department. These tanks are filled
from pipes terminating at the curb eton» line, bo
that the flllii'g pipe from the gasolene wagon doeb
not cross the sidewalk and the gasolene is con
veyed to the automobiles by measuring pumps
which deliver exactly one gallon at each stroke.
The elevator* ar* of four-tun capacity, or ample
to take any c.ir that has been built, and have plat
forms ten by eighteen feet These are covered with
a non-abeorbent. rlreproof glazed covering and
the sides ar* of Iron. The gates to the elevator
doors are provided with automatic arrangements
whereby it is Impossible to open the elevator gate
unless t!;'t elevator Is at the landing or start the
elevator except when th» gate Is closed.
The building Is equipped with complete electric
light and power wiring, including circuit for dem
onstration in the lecture room, with watchman's
eiirnalp, telephone system and enunclators through
out. The clubrooms are an especial feature. Be
ginning at the main entrance is a large lobby
twenty-five, feet wide and extending the entire
length of the building. At the end of this lobby a
great staircase ascends to the second floor, with a
small staircase of two or three steps to the wom
en's waiting room, which Is under the landing of
the grand staircase and lighted by a large dome
skylight.
j »
ROYALTY IX AUTO RACE.
Prince Scipione to Take Part in Con
test from Peking to Paris.
Naples, April 13.— Prince Scipione Borghese, eldest
son of Prln. c Paolo Horghese, bead of the ancient
house of that name, left Naples to-day on hla way
to Peking, accompanied by the Princess Scipione. to
participate in the automobile race from Peking to
Paris. TJie. princess will only accompany the prluce
to Peking, after which eho will return lo Italy By
way of San Francisco. Washington and New York.
The Peking to Parts automobile race Is being pro
moted by a Paris newspaper and has aroused con
siderable Interest In Europe- It Ik planned to send
the competing automobiles from Paris to some port
In China, probably Tlcn-Tsln, and have them start
from the Chinese capital on June 10. The Chinese
authority s. It has teen announced, have authorized
the contest. The plan Is to have the racers travel
over certain dlctancc-n every day, which will allow
the automobiles to be together every night. It is
reported that more than twenty automobiles have
tetn entered. Tbe distance from Peking to Pans is
about 8.700 miles. Supply depots are to be plaoed
along the route, which will be what is known aa
tbe Peking-Irkutsk caravan route.
ON COLLEGE DIAMONDS.
Pennsylvania Snow* Trinity College
Under by Big Score,
Philadelphia. April 13— The University of Penn
sylvania easily defeated Trinity College here to
day. The visitors could do little with the home
pitchers and put up a poor fielding game. The
score by innings:
Pennsylvania ....... .8 1810100 x-5" *4* EAE A
Trinity ...0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 I
Batteries— Trinity. Myers. Badgeley and IMehi
Pennsylvania. Simpson. Collier and Carter. '
WIST POINT WINS OPENING GAME.
(By Telegraph to Tbe Tribune.]
West Point, N. V.. April 1&— a wet, slippery
field tbe West Point cadets opened their basebaU
season to-day by defeating Union College by a
score of 6 to 0. Only seven Innings were played.
The visitors found Beavers for four bits, but not
a Union player passed second base. The stick
work of the soldiers was rood and In the fifth Inn
ing both Prltehett and Wagner hit Davis for two
baggers. Tbe score by innings follows:
West Point X 1 0 • I 0 x-J& "' D i
Union College 0000000— 0 4 a
Batteries— West Point, Beavers, Haveroamp and
Mouatferd; Union College, Davis and VectT
I " ■
WESLEYAN, 1i" RUTGERS, 0.
Mlddletown. Conn.. April H-The baseball came
bore this afternoon between Wesleyaa and Rutgers
•seas won by the former by the score of l to 0. Cap
tain Healy of Wesleyan made the only run by
reaching first base on an error and coming In on
Cunningham's two base nit. The score by innings:
It. H. 23,
Westeyan • 0 0.0 0.0 X 0.0-o—l 8 0
Rutgers «.••• 00 0 0 000 00—0 32
nattßr!ts:,\Vt*:<ryij>-Cu)n»liy *r.c D*}-; Hr|»r,
-Aaa ual-, 7. k— j a-i
NEW-YORR. DAILY TRIBUNE. SUNDAY. APRIL 14. X9OT
TIMELY AUTO TOPICS.
SEVERAL TIRE TESTS.
Results of Work Done to Adopt
Standard for Manufacturers.
Tires and their standardization, a problem that
has confronted the automobile Industry from Its
Inception, is Id be the next Uu work of the me
chanical branch of the Association of l insert Au
tomobile Manufacturers Th«» success of the asso
ciation's screw standard, its standardized spark
plus. Its various experiments in metals and oils
and Its many educational engine tests will be fol
lowed by a series of tire tests and adoption of
standards which will b» of material advantage to
all motorists and manufacturers.
Tests show that the part ol the tire nearest the
ground, to give the best results, should he of com
pound rubber, as pure rubber will not stand the
continuous friction caused by coming in contact
with the road surface. Near the centre of the. tire
comes the "breaker strip," made up of two or
three layers of canvas, separating the tread from
the next layer of rubber, or "cushion stock." The
•'cushion stock" is -.snail:.- of the highest class
rubber, being only •Mfrhtly compounded.
The six* of tire* depends on the weight of a car
and its gearing. Many manufacturers have found
It of advantage to use. a smaller diameter tire on
th«» front wheels than on the rear, and careful In
vestigation seems to prove this to h* wise. First.
it Is much easier to steer, it having a smaller
friction area on the ground surface. This makes
the wear on the tire. a«n whole. considerably less,
with chances for punctures derre.ase.il.
One of the first recommendations of th* tir» com
mittee was the elimination of so many sizes of
tires, thai is, the wheel sizes. Up to the time th«
mechanical branch took hold of this matter, thera
wore twenty-three sizes of tires in the market,
many of which were incapable of doing the maxi
mum amount of work required, owing to their being
Of wrong proportion, noi only for the weight of
th« car. nut for the urea of the ground surface.
A (treat difficulty that has confronted the auto
mobile manufacturers is the various sizes of rim*
on the market, thus causing' considerable rim cut
ting- to tires. Many of the. rim makers of single
piece rims had a uniform size diameter and depth
of clinch, but not all. Through the efforts of the
brnncli. the rim makers have all agreed to a stand
ard 6lz« rim. to he inspected and paused by the tire
makers, who will guarantee any tire bearing the
rim association's stamp.
In no department of the motor supply trade are
there more Innovations tills season than in the line
of lamp*. Nothing sets a car oft s<> well as at
tractlv« lamps and nothing detracts more from Its
attractiveness than to carry lamps of obsolete de.
sign and mechanism.
John Lurle. the proprietor of the Automobile
Supply Company, at N*o. 1733 to 1737 Broadway,
has Just received a new Importation ••' the latent
foreign limps and searchlights. In addition to the
customary brass finish, many of these have a watin
gun metal and ©iJdiz?d finish. Included In th« im
portation are numerous novelties for limousine cars,
among which ure some particularly attractive dome
lights.
The 1907 catalogue of the Automobile Supply
Company, which will be the most complete com
pendium of motor supplies ever issued, has gone
to press and will be ready for distribution In the
near future. KTo motorist can afford to be without
this.
The, offer of the Maxwell-Eriscoe Motor Company
to furnish the committee of trm American Auto
mohile Association in charge of th» Olldden tour &
pilot car. as It did last year, for Its use during the
run, has be»n accepted by the chairman, P. B.
Hower. and his associates. Th« car to be, furnished
will be on» of the Model M. 38-M-horsepower four
cylinder cars, fitted up as a runabout.
Ex-Governor Odell Is a recent purchaser of a. 40
horsepower Winton Model M.
Thomas Henderson, vice-president of the Licensed
Association of Automobile Manufacturers and of
the \Vinton Motor Carriage Company, has returned
to Cleveland from a month's trip through the Far
West. "I was astonished at the remarkable pros
perity of the "Western country." he said yesterday,
•"particularly of the Padflo Coast section. San
Francisco, now In the making, will be- greater and
better than ever before. There are wonderful
business opportunities on the coast for young men
of ability, especially In the sale of automobiles."
Charles A. Duerr, of C. A. Duerr & Co.. In
corporated, agents for the Royal Tourist, com
menting on conditions of the early period, says
they were not only crude, but It looked at the time
wellntgh Impossible to bring order out of the cha
otic stato by which the retail business was sur
rounded. The Royal Tourist establishment in
upper Broadway Is typical of the new conditions
and shows that the automobile business can be run
on a business basis, Just as well as any other com
mercial enterprise. The excellent salesroom, where
in are displayed all the latest models of the Royal
Tourist factory at Cleveland, seemingly has no
connection with the big garage or the fine modern
repair shop In the building, so well has It been laid
out.
"Considering the Inclement weather of th* last
week, we have no cause to complain on the score
of business," says Harry 8. Houpt, of the Harry
8. Houpt Company, agents for the Thomas products
In New York. "In fact, the sales made during the
last few days. In which the Thomas W-horaepower
predominated, have more than fulfilled our ex
pectations. We cannot see that there Is any cause
tor the rumors that are being circulated tn some
quarters that this season will see an overproduo*
tlon of automobiles. They can be aocounted for
only by the fact that the buying public are placing
their orders for machines that have passed through
the test of years, and come through unscathed, In
other words. Investigation will show that those cars
whose names are veritable household words In auto*
mobUedom will be at a premium before many v rek»
nave passed."
On* bad effect of severs winter storms la the aa
noyanoe caused manufacturers through their In
ability to give finely finished ears a final test. The
heavy snow and sleet storm which prevailed along
the New England ©oast last week rendered the
roada particularly muddy and slushy. In conse
quence the Electric Vehicle Company deemed It
expedient to delay the final test of such Columbia
cars destined for Immediate shipment In final
tests a good rate of speed Is essential and the mud
thrown or spattered upon the highly finished sur
faces has a disastrous effect.
If the Intentions of private owners may be count
ed on, Columbia cars will figure prominently In the
motoring events on the I*o7 calendar. Two Colum
bia* are already entered for the American Gold
Cup tour and assurances are given that at least
four of these ears will participate In the OUddan
tour. Charles F. Barrett, who finished the tour
last year with a perfect soore la a f ••horsepower
Columbia, Is undecided whether he will enter the
GUdden tour or the European event.
Mr. Vanning, manager of the Haynes Automobile
Company, considers that In some respects) the entry
of the Haynes In the last Vanderbilt Cup raw Is
proving a Croat eoonemy to the company. In
every city, especially In New York, challenges are
flying around thick and fast for oompotluve en
durance runs. This Is nspsstsllr true of new ears,
which have to make a name for themselves, and
which can only shew their Quality by rr^Hiing
themselves against some other car of standard and
well known make. The Ilayoes company, on ac
count of its being the oldest manufacturer of auto
mobiles la the country. i.»vir.< a oar which baa
Ions; been roon—lsed as a standardThas be<w tt«
recipient of many of these challenges from time to
ttate.
A flve«-year guarantee on defective construction
Is given by Mr. Richardson . rcasajrer of the New
York ag»ncjr of the Lena Motor Yeh!£e Comranv,
cX s-onfhs-otpsts, lor Laae staaa eata, SU iW£
Automobiles.
I. L. KULL 4IITOM9BILE CO.
OFF6RS THAT SPLENDID CAR, THE
35 H. P. $2,500
Guaranteed Free of Repairs Till Jan., 1905
A Car of many exclusive features,
sure to recommend itself to the man
who knows what is best in mechan
ics. The Wayne in appearance has
all the richness and good looks of
cars costing three times as much.
Silent, smooth and easy running.
The Selective type Transmission is
located on the rear axle. Get a
demonstration, and by all means buy
now and get the long guarantee.
"We also offer the
24-26 11. P. $2,000
Guaranteed Free of Repairs Till Jan., 1908
The price of the Dragon is only
$2,000, because its price doesn't
have to pay for anything but the car
that you -get:
Many makers are depending on
1907 to reimburse them for past fail
ures and losses.
There are no past experiments to
pay for in the Dragon ; the construc
tion of the Dragon was not begun
until the automobile experimental
era was over.
In the Dragon you get what you
pay for. and you pay for only what
you get.
Let us give you a real demonstra
tion.
A. L. KULL AUTOMOBILE CO.
1677 Broadway, near 52d Street.
IMPORTANT
MOVE.
MAY FIRST
NEW STORE—
1886 BROADWAY —
AT 62D ST.-
WATCH US GROW.
CORBIN MOTOR VEHICLE COR
PORATI9N OF N. Y.
NOW 177J» BROADWAY.
mo<iel of this cat is ih» result of the experience si
% . en years In steetn car construction.
HerbTt H. Lytle, th» Vanderbllt 'up driver. Is
working overtime these days. turtle has been
making his headquarters for the. last two weeks
with the A. O. Sou' h worth Company, Inc.. New
York and Brooklyn agent for the Pope line or
automobiles.
Lytle to New York 10 deliver some of the
new 19U7 Pope-Toledo touring cars to veteran Pope
customers. As sonn as It became r.olsed about,
however, that LytU was In town, every prospective
purchaser of a Fope-Tole.rio wanted Lytle to take
nim over the Vanderbilt < "up course for a demon
stration. The result has »>»*n thnt Lytle has rov
<-rcl the historic I»nc l^lan.l 1 nurse on an averaga
of twice a day, \n all kinds of weather.
Borae of th>se trfps cucr the Vanderbilt C':p
course have been made in ox^eptionally fast time.
the figures for several of th'-m standinsr around ♦>
minutes for the thirty miles, which ts "going some"
with the present rondition of the roads.
Specking of they*. Vanderbilt (^p course demon
strations yesterday, Lytle said:
"I do nut believe in boasting, hut It Is a fact
that the new Pope-Toledo has "cleaned up" every
car It has met this year on th« VanderWlt Clip
course. Included amone the i;.rs to which we have
f :lven dust are several of the- *"> and 80 horsepower
oreicii cars with bis reputations. The new Pope-
Toledo is without question th.- fastest and smooth
est running car I have ever driven."
AH roads ore asphalt. It Is said, when the Victor
Bhock Absorber is part of the equipment of aa
automobile. Its good points are that It is the only
device of the kind which will not stiffen the
spring* when travelling on smooth roads, universal
knuckles at top and bottom, and It c«n h* put on at
any angle. If there Is a sudden Jolt It gradually
takes up the shock. If travelling at high speed
It adds stability to the springs An agreement is
made to refill the cylinders with oil at any time
within two years after purchase. Any grade of oil
can be uaed In the cylinder and one filling will last
■ m^ on * tholl *»nd to five thousand miles. The
cylinders can be refilled without deta-h'ng from
the car.
Word has just been received by the Hoi-Tan Com
pany that their driver. Lander, will drive Flat cars,
not only in the Grand Prix and Kaiser races, but
that he will also come to America for the next Van
derbilt Cup race. This will be welcome news to
all automobile enthusiasts, as this daring driver
and his big Flat are sure to be star performers.
There la no more daring automoble driver In the
world than this Italian.
The Flat Company, of Turin, has been making a
number of additions to their factory recently, and
to-day It is not only the largest automobile organi
sation tn Italy, but one of the largest In the world.
The Increasing demand for the reliable auto
trucks was one of the main reasons for P. 8.
Palmer's trip to Burope. Mr. Palmer, who repre
sents the Martini car in this country. Is now on
his return trip, having completed arrangements
for showing the. Martini trucks here. These trucks
are famous In Burope.
If there has been any Impression in the minds of
owners of motor driven cars that th* eleotrlo was
not qualified to perform creditably under ail con
ditions. It was dispelled Friday morning, when the
BabcocK Electric, on batteries half charged, suc
cessfully pinned a new record on Viaduct Hill.
Timed at the beginning of the rise under the Via
duct Bridge, and stopped at the summit. It was
learned that tbe car, carrying two persons, had
accomplished the distance in 60 seconds.
Belling a car to a man who expects to do things
Is what Mr. Hayes, manager of the Appcrson Com
pany, did when he sold a Jack Rabbit Runabout to
Edmund Goodwin. The car is practically a stock
runabout with guaranteed speed of seventy-five
miles an hour. Mr. Goodman Intends to enter his
car In the Glldden tour and In all racing events
during the coming season In and about New York.
One of the newest cars on Broadway, the Penn
sylvania, came over the road last week from
Philadelphia to New York in five hours and ten
minutes, actual running time, and consumed only
six and one-half gallons of gasolene. Tbe car Is of
16-40 horsepower, and its features are extreme
quietness, easy riding qualities, the three-point sus
pension and flexibility of frame, making shock ab-
Srbers entirely unnecessary. R. T. Peckham, No.
M Broadway, is the New York agent.
Business was brisk at the Haynes Automobile
Company In New York last week. The big Haynes
touring cars were sold to eight persons during the
r three weeks. nameW. Malcomb, McConhlc. a
Mlnford. William Crabtree. H. Le Roy RandelL
H. P. Browning. George Glaser. H. H. Cheney and
William Bryan.
The spacious salesrooms of the local American
Mora branch have presented a strange appearano*
during the last few days. Every ear on the floor
baa been sold and removed, and deliveries are be
hind on several tewing cars and llszotutna bodies.
Mr. Hopkins, the rr-ans^er. ■*-"• however, that by
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Automobile*.
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To the Public: ♦
The HARRY S. HOUPT COMPANY, agents for
the THOMAS cars, have decided to keep their
salesrooms open evenings, in order to give
the busy man who cannot get away during
the day an opportunity to look over their
care more carefully than he could in a
hurried visit. They are shoving a full
line of both Sixty and Forty Horse Pcjver
Touring Cars and Runabouts. They cordially
invite you to spend an evening with them.
We Have for Immediate Delivery
Four 60 H. P. Touring Cars $4,000.00
One 40 H. P. Touring Car • 1 2.750.00
One 40 H. P. Runabout 2.750.00
Two 1906 Fifty H. P. Touring Cars, perfect con
dition. • 2.000.00
We can take a limited number of orders for 70 H.
P. Runabouts, 30 day deliveries, price. ... 4.000.00
THE HARRY S. HOUFT COMPANY, ,
Sixty-third Street and Broadway,
Tet 3716 Columbia.
Manufactured by E. R.THOMAS MOTOR CO., Buffalo, N.Y.
MEMBERS A. L. A. M.
" Rides Like an Air Ship"
doss (he Automobile that is equipped with
- J^yA - TTFO 03* CAS.
The )j^ Doable
victor js&ffi- _„
r < M&§ Shock
Graduating J^^^^
Hydraulic Ah^Orber
Price - - - - - $75.00 for Set of Four
The Oblt Shock Absorber
it at allows normal action of the spriags when traveUag ameothly.
The Only Shock Absorber
that wtll cushion the shork ef a sudden Jolt.
Works la nil— will Sever Wear Oat.
Year manay refunded 1." not •» represented.
WHITE FOR DESCRIPTION OR CALL FOR fTCAYTVATTO*.
Correspondence tartted from all dealers.
MUTUAL AUTO-ACCESSORIES COMPANY.
1037 Broadway, at «Sth Street. Telephone 5640 Celnsibns.
NEW YORK.
• "The car without a fault"
The fV.ARTI.Ni
POWERFUL SAFE NOISELESS ELEGANT
MADE IN SWITZEBUND- BUILT TO GLIMS MOUNI3IHS
Call at roar own convenience and let us show you that
this car embodies more original valuable features than
anj car in the world.
DEMONSTRATION ANY TIME.
IMMEDIATE DELIVERIES. {
MARTINI IMPORT CO.
239 WEST 6Oth ST. (near B'waj). 'Phone 1953 Col.
WE OPERATE A FULLY EQUIPPED MACHINE SHOP.
Can or senJ for handsome Illustrated catalogue.
a
Two 1907 Model T. SO H. P..
ready for delivery* $3300.
They equal the 1908 models of
other makes because they
embody advanced features
which the others will copy
from the Haynes nest year.
For Instance:
t. Patented and doing away with aid* chains ev«n on this BO H T Modal, which* -^v,-, „.
powered ehaft-drlv«n car bultt. ' " — "■• ■"•■osi
cat jirSas ■■»"• • xelntlT9 •■■■^st ci««e« ikd ™«<*» Bfaa (no l«eth«r to risis), taktar hold with.
c™--» c ittßUf. ■*«»«■••*
8. The* Mmfmwm eitlaalre tr*nsml»s!oa that allows instant Chans* of soar without r «ti«^n ■ —
clutch— on* movement of the hand and no possibUlty of burrln* or atrtppias Ul» «««rj w "^ i * ■ •
to hub.**** b rlo « «s>xla«*-roncflr t>«arln«9, In fact all alon« th. pow.r rout* from »lsto» atrok*
prte . B s^!^^%GlWtfSS^K' fliT ••? "* tvr * BOW ta * iu^ to •*• •" -*«
Ono Modal S, ac H. p. (all the fMtarea C Model T>. $2,600.
HAYNES AUTOMOBILE CO., 1715 Broadway.
AUTOMOBILE INVESTMENT.
A Motor Car Company (vicinity New York City) with a successful car
desires to increase manufacturing facilities and offers $300,000 of preferred
5% stock at par with bonus of equal amount of common stock which will
pay 10% after providing for proper surplus.
This is a rare chance for a 15% (or more) investment. This car has
been developed by a large and old established concern, but the lack of room
to conduct motor car business on an extensive scale requires a large separate
factory and equipment amounting to $100,000 and a working capital ot
$200,000 in order to handle cars enough to fill the demand.. Principals onV
address, C. C. C, Box 15, Tribune Office. "■ *;~?-
made, and cars will be on hand (or sale. The I
American Mora. baa established Itself firmly. It la
mad* tar the St. Louie Car Company, the largest
builder* of streetcars in the world, and every detail
In Its construction Is manufactured by them.
,A. M. Robbing. saanacsr «f the local ■ennui
branch, reports a rosainc boateeas durta* tfce last
few days. "ConeJderlntf tfca recent •weather." said
'Automobiles.
A YEAR AHEAD.
salesrooms, "our success Ccrla? tha last tan d-iva
Harry B. Turtle, of N«5 *U»i. rSMSMB
horsepower car*, and R. C. LaJemaL efA^C2
N. J. , one of 3ft horsepower. OtbwWMtalr.tw -.
*L •sfcreeCer Ptterwn. jt. 3^"^
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