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THE OTir.GON STATESMAN. SALEM, OREGON
SUNDAY MnnNTNO, NOVEMRETi.8. 102.'
New Bridge at Harrisburg Succeeds Ferry
land representatives from Swed-
VATEU 3LIXS OF WOOL
ne, Switzerland, Belgium, Spain,
LOLNDOI Remnants of Ion
don'a first water mains which
were of hollowed oak were, un
earthed In Red. Lion square. Ex
perast estimated the wood was
laid 300 years ago by one of the
first utility companies in this
country. ' .- -
Holland, Ceylon., Czecho-Slovakla,
Rhodesia and" other countries
were on band and expressed their
If Your Car Starts Hard
These Chilly Mornings-
delight for the Willys-Overland
products, according ' to Slr-WlH
Ham. - .i ,. ' .-
There is otdy ONE Duco
ik . "Above The. bw-bridge at Harrisfcarg which is soou to be dedi cated as a connecting link in th Facific highway and said to be one
;of the finest steel bridges, la th wesC Below, Ift4-The old ferry which will go out of commission as the bridge is put into service.
Lower, Tight section pi the -iwest. approach to th bride.-Courtesy Portland Telegram, - ;
Cateit; Machine'- Made foe
Fqst Transportation ; of v
r Army .Officials
, .The latest addition to the army
transportation; service, , is -"the
4i . 'of . - . " ft:'
.? Rubber advancing-
'Tire' prices are going up,..
Tbbt in the face of t h e s e?
uincreases in Tires, we are
going" to4 place on sale -
, . . ' , .
50 Pairs Bicycle
J"" at the ' -s
following prices : '
One Lot Clincher
v ;On,e. tot Single
"" 25c additional for tires
put on rinw
m, w These prices good only
while supply lasts
"The Cycle Man
I i it c? rAmn.;ni Cf
car. . , - . .i '. . .-.
The machine as used by the
- - 4
military is'tha regular Chevrolet
chassis without the passenger top
and body. It is fitted with wi
cushioned seats. The Tenders and
running, board are the same as
are used on the passenger cars of
the .Chevrolet, line. The car car
ries front and rear bumpers and
the wheels are of the steel disc
. , The Chevrolet army ear Is used
principally for the rapid convey
ance of officers during maneu
vers or other military operations.
The combination of balloon tires,
light, stripped chassis and pow
erful engine 1 enables - it -to leave
the roads and travel over rough
. country. , Attached to the tops, of
the rear lenders are metal hand
' rails wUck the occupants of the
back: seats . may grasp, when the
going is bad.; "
Gen.f John v A. Lejeune, com
mander of rthe United. States Ma
rine" Corps,' used one' of the Chev
rolet aj-my, cars recently while In
specting a sham battle staged by
the "Devil Dogs" at Camp, Meade.
Md. He was accompanied by Gen
erals Feland and Williams, and
Colonel O. S. Eskrldge. The, Ut
ter drove the car during the man
auto-1 sale of .more than 20,000 used
cars under tills pledge during the
ast three months, only 1 43 com
plaints have been received by
Further, of this neglible num
ber of complaints, only 11 indi
cated a fault on the part of the
-Because the Studebaker pledge
pn used ' cars established a wide
departure from customary prac
tice; because it called not only
for a thorough, reconditioning and
the sale of many cars as "Certifi
ed Studebakers" under a new car
guaranty but also for a five days'
trial of the car with return privi
lege, it had been expected that
out or .ore-'ithaii 1800 dealers
operating under it, a substantial
number of complaints would be
received' at South Bend.
The creditable showing of fi
delity to the pledge, revealed by
the neglible, number of com
plaints, has strengthened the cor.
poration in its policy of advertis
ing its dealers, to tie public as re
sponsible used' car merchants.
USED CARS WANTED
PLEDGE IS STJCCESS
So thoroughly have the terms of
the Studebaker Dealers Pledge to
the public on the sale of used cars
been . carried out by J;he "dealers
subscribing to it that, after the
Reforestation Successful .
in Oregon National Forest
EUGENE, Or. Reforestation
in the , Mount Heho Douglas fir
area, of the Siuslaw national for
est In Western Oregon has proved
successful. Trees - planted from
1912 to 1916 are eight to 16 feet
high, the average height being 10
In addition to the replanting
started in 1912, approximately
180.000 firs were set out two
years ago. Pour out of five of
these trees are growing, except on
the v highest . : mountains, where
there is little protection from the
SEES lii FOREIGN
Products Are Acclaimed
in British Market
Establishing a new sales record
marking the firm entrenchment
of Willys-Overland products in
British territory, more than
$25 0,000 worth of Overland and
winys-ivnignt automobiles were
sold during the Olympia Motor ex
hibitioA in London, according to
cable advices just received at the
Sir William Letts, managing dl
rector of Willys-Overland : Choss
ley,-.-Ltd., - Eourpean manufactur
ing plant of Willys-Overland, ca
bled the following report, concern
ing the Olympia showing in Lon
don: ! . - ' .
High enthusiasm voiced by
everyone for new Willys-Overland
products. More than $250,000 of
orders taken at our exhibition."
Sir William is president of the
Society of Motor Manufacturers
and Traders Ltd., tho organiza
tion, which sponsors the Olympia
To Great Britain and continen
tal countries the Olympia Motor
show; in London is held in the
some; light as is the annual New
York Automobile show in Ameri
ca, thousands of automobile man
ufacturers, dealers and factory
representatives from all parts of
itne world attending. Willys-Over
Jbr Economical Trmntpcrtt&m
. " J -
a wxole . set 'off
Ill give you a liberal
allowance on your
' old tires and you'll
be set tin pretty II
-108 Booth Commercial
To drive in comfort this winter
you should have complete protec
tion against rain, sleet, snow and
wind- Only the finest closed car
construction can give you thty
The Chevrolet Coach body is
Fisher-built the same construe
tion used on the world's finest cars.
Doors and windows fit atyj stay
tight to keep out wind and water.
Kain or snow canrKtf penetrate
the Fisher V-V one-piece wind
shield which, gives yon perfect
elliptic sprinssand balloon tires
take the jars out of frozen roads.
Add to bodily comfort the safety
of semi-reversible steering and
equalized brakes and the assur
ance of a motOT that always starts
easily, and yoa can realize why
Chevrolet spells winter comfort. '
Yet you get all this in die world's,
. lowest-priced Hsher Body Coach.
Letns show you the quality fea
tures of this fine closed car and
explain how easy it is for yon to
oto one this winter.
Touring Car 525
Sedan -' - 775
AirmcEs f. olb.
Oppwite City Half T "
AUTO I - :.
.re-finishinqJ i I Mm -
4tI Knew This was the Place
When ! Saw Your Sign!
""PVERYBODY'S talking about Duco; and my
JE neighbor next door is mighty proud of the Se
dan refinished for him last summer, It looks better
today than when he brought it home. Can you do
as good a job for mc?'
; c r :
"'We sure can! Wc now use the complete du Pont Duco System
, from the bare metal up acd that .means a finish, that will last.
"More than that a custom finish, for you or your wife can
select yoor own combination of beautiful Duco colors and de
cide whether you want a dull, a satin gloss, or a polished job.
'Ycs, wc can doit in eight or ten days." .
a O. J. HULL AUTO TOP
J & PAINT SHOP
' - Telephone 578 : : 267 S. Commercial St.
Let us put Duco on your car now!
have starter and
who can remedy your
auto electrical troubles.
Bring your car in or call
203 and our service car
We have a complete
line of Philco Wet "A"
and "B" BATTERIES
at surprisingly low
, Auto Batteries
A complete line of
Phileo Batteries. The
batteries you can de
pend on. Ask about
their recent price- reduction.
Battery and Electrical Service
236 North High Street Phone 203
Our Classified Advertisements Bring Result!
WESTERN AUTO SUPPLY COMPANY
stores All over the west.
rca forzet for the momezt
thed you arc in, your own home
listening to 4 radio program. .
So natural . '..so realistic ...so
. of iheviolm youcan almost fed
' the presence of the violinist in
the same room. I
excellent tonal quality "of . WesbexnTAir Patrol
gives you life-like r.cpuxtioT3uic rich fullness of
every note from the deepest bass to the highest treble.
Selectivity, Volume and Simplicity are other features built into
the Western Air Patrol. It is' desighecf td meet western
conditions to give you. Radio as you uwit'xC
Know the house from which you buy your radio." Western
Auto Supply Company- the leading retail Auto Supply Com
pany in the wodd-Llhrough.its one hundred and thirty
stores, are serving hundreds of thousands of motorists with
standard quality auto supplies, at lower prices. The enviable
reputation of this great organizatiph is beKincl every "Western
Air Patrol. Hie service of every one of the one hundred and
thirty stores' is placed at your disposal. You will find them
always ready and willing to" extend the same friendly service
as the store in which you bought your set.
Installed ready to attach to' jour outside aerial. Noth-.
ing1 else to buy. . This is what you get ,
Geniune maKogany k solid walnut cabinet cf graceful '
lines- Efficient louct speaker witK cabinet to match
fivp genuine Oinninjjham tubes two 4volt . "Heavy
Duty"1 Franco i Radio "B" BattenesWizard' rubber
case storage batteryj one hundred feet 7-strand aerial .
wire twenty , feet jsilk-covered lead-in wice twenty
feet rubber covered ground wire Jones Cable for A" ,
and "BBatterv cciinnections (simolv nluff in connec- '
dons-are made) three porcelain insulators Radio
Western. AttoM broadcast VLadiar i
frciremi at regular interval
over the following stations:
' K-H-J Lot Angel - :
f K-L-X Oakland
- 1C-G-W Portland
ICS-L Salt Lake City
1 K-L-Z Denver
Morcr'ihsn 125 Ssrei In V.tef,
i - - .i .
Salem, storage nrner Court and High
Made for us. of selected materials
and sold direct to you at extremely
low prices. 6 vok, fel'7 QK"
U plate (rubber case) S-U'
Battery Clips - 3 sixes - 10c, 15c
and 20c each
Radio Hydrometer, each. 65c
Franco B" Batteriea
By actual test give longer service.
Protected against climatic changes.
Internal shore circuit are practically
4Swlr,30cell . . . . . $3-75
45 voir, Heavy Duty . ... 4.75
22H vole, 15 cell . . . . 1.75
Also t Franco. May be used on some
sets as an"Aw or "B" Battery. Three
terminals give a voltage of lHi 3 and
The Western Speaker
The mouth-piece of yout ec ReptO'
duces faithfully all the. variations of
tone, Designed to give you maximum
volume. No' adjustments are neces
sary. Nothing to gee out of order.
Priced exceptionally $25.00
" low at ......
Ths ami as ir owd tn the Wetrrm Air
ToU Seltd for iti efiikinT Us dpriwi.
UHtj. CetMRucted to pre grocer pewt to
v , THIS WEEK'S ,
Mono Dash Lamp Cap
Cssta dt wr of soft Uendinc colored Hslie
craM the cowi bond. "ACi
Ileckucdtoc. this week . '
For Yotrr Running Board
Hed for ths left side-mea for JjVT
Made of boss, hesrifr titekei P.
hance the sppesrsneeof the cv.
fat thm week from 3JS. com- , S2A5
pleta wkh bulbs, to. pet pair
RADIO AS YOU WANT IT
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