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' The OREGON STATESMAN, Salem; Oregon. Srmday Morning. Jane 23. 1929
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TO BE CEIBU
First Year of Great Car is
: Occasion for Great
President "8" Climbs 47 Per Cent Grade
Eight displays re
ppwer in test near
"When the Pilgrim fathers
landed In December of 1620 near
the famous rock and settled what
they later called Plymouth, they
began to make history. The strug
gle of these Puritans against all
natural odds, their physical and
moral stamina, their success In
establishing colonies in the wild
erness of the north and east part
of North America, has earned for
them everlasting fame -,
When the engineering experts
of Chrysler Motors, more than a
year ago. conceived and complet
ed plans for a new low-priced
Chrysler-built automobile, a suit
able name was aght,-So sturdi
ly had the new car been designed
In every point, so Tagged was It
In construction, so free was It
from those limitations generally
associated wtih lower priced cars,
that It seemed entirely fitting to
name the car Plymouth, because;
of the association of the name
with that dauntless band of stal
wart Pilgrims, who were among
the first Americar?'6o?fenfsW.
A year has rolled by since the
Plymouth, car was" msk Intro
duced to the public. Today, whi'e
the country is preparing to cele
brate on July 4th the birth of a
nation, the Plymouth .Motor corp
oration and its dealers" through
out the country are preparing to
celebrate the . first anniversary of
the Plymouth- car.
Just as .the Pilgrim fathers
overcame all obatie jMch be
set them when they first landed
on these shores, so has the Ply
mouth car forged ahead in its
field, making new hstory n the ing Advantage
automobile industry both from
the view point of public recep
tion as well as production. The
public which ajeimgo knew Le
Plymouth ear oily'jaiame, to
day Is awaiting with interest the
opportunity to view at Plymouth
dealer showrooms the Improved
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iii eieE t
Four Door Deluxe Sedan Jji
Summer Shade of Green
to be. Viewed
sum ot money.
Phillip Billie alsor was acquit
ted of killing-Com Billie. "hand
somest brave of "the race."
The Judgment- apparently will
be final, as the white authorities
Lhr adhered to "bands off pol
icy v where .tribu decisions have
The tremendons power under the
hood of the Stndeoaker President
Eight roadster was demonstrated i
cently, .when Ab Jenkins drove a stock
President np a 47 per cent grade, near
AIHambra, CaHforaJa, with twelve peo
ple in car. Carrrtaa four paswf naers,
The President easily made the climb
in second gear. The President Is the
car which won 11 world records Jy
trareliag 80.00O miles in S6,S28 mln-
io n m
Oregon motorists are warned to
obey all local driving practices In
the various communities they vis
it on their vacations in a recent
statement issued by. the. Oregon
State Motor association. '
Local drivers invariably are out
raged when they see a tourist tak,-
of his .Vfpreign1
KLAMATH FALLS "WIN'S
itt'Jt by .034 of a point, Ash
fcnd lodge ot Elks was nosed out
Of the dtrrtft yT)mQlriwKp for
Southern Oieon.Cy Lakeview
lodge In a "ritualistic contest at
Kaiatji Falls. - . ,
J 'PJEAli pUTJUOok GOOD
'.After-complete tour of the
CallfortW-pe growing district.
Hi ,Van Hovenberg of Roseburg
reports that he found conditions
favorable to a profitable-- ipear
season In the Rogue River valley.
tags and apparently feeling that
he deserves special treatment to
break traffic regulations as he
pleases. Making this point. Dr. E.
B, McDaniel, president of the Ore
gon State Motor association, de
clares that it coitains an, f mf hat
icleMonUo evdry ?mol.or;toirlst,
who should realize he may be
guilty of the same fault when
driving away from home.
Attitude Bad One ,
"In many easgsj? says Dr. Mc
Daniel "these local drivers who
take offense at the tourist's mis
conduct go and do 'likewise when
they find themselves In a strange out that way.'
city. It is only n small element
within the ranks of motor travel
era that Is disposed to regard it
self, as above the local traffic reg
ulations, but because- its misde
meanors are so jconspicuorts (the
whole group may gain' an.' unsav-
or?4rputit,on unless the1 tehfleo-
cy is curnea.
"Why a tourist should go into
any town expecting courtesy from
the motorists of that town unless
he Is prepared to show the same
courtesy is beyond comprehen
sion. It simply could not work
The garage - is " an Important
part of the modern home and in
furnishing the Ben Lomond Park
home the garage was not over
When the house Is opened to
the public today the- latest addi
tion to the 1923 Oldsmobile mod
els, wflf Sje occupying the. place
of honor in the garage.
The model on display is a four-
door DeLuxe Sedan 'Oldsmobile
In a summer shade of green with
matching blue-green upholstery.
and vras .furnished through the
courtesy of Capitol Motors, Ice,
distributors of the Oldsmobile
A salesman will be on hand
showing the car to the litor3 of
the house. The new ear has all
the de luxe equipment lnoluding
six wire wheels and trunk rack
in rear. Within its price tinge the
model on display is one of the
few cars with forced feed lubrica
tion. It has been In the Capitol
Motors show room only a short
time and to most" of the visitors
at the Ben Lomond ivo-
will be a new and Interesting dis
MHMT; TIa., June 21. (AP)
Cory Osceola, chief of the"Musa
Isle .village, of Seminole Jndians
Jt : l . . i t. . i l
high cpuncil of medicine men. sit-l UlgOWBYjlli; State
ttng in solemn, conclave deep inf -J"-"
the Everglades, acquitted Josie
pjllie of the murder of the wid
owed squaw, Nufche.
The trial was tho outstanding
event of the annual patherins and
Ceremonial of the tribe, the Green
Corn dance. Billie, a chieftain
and himself a member of the coun
cil, was charged with slaying the
cquaw during a fight over a small
51 MO W e s Oi
"There are 6,5S2,000 miles of
highway in the world. Approxi
mately one-half of this, or three
million miles, is in tho United
States" stated George O. Branden
burg, secretary-manager of the
Oregon State motor- nssoclatleivtoi
a group of road ' eAtusiastajre-j
cently. Om tkosej J&re jnHUon.
miles. Oregon has 51.S5S, of
which 11,814 are surfaced allow
ing traffic during any type oi
"This mileage, of course, In-?
eludes county roads in addition toi
our highway system" continued;
Mr. Brandenburg "as our highway
system consists of approximately
4400 miles of road, of which 3500
miles are surfaced. .
"Taking into consideration Ore
gon's population and car4 registra
tion, Oregon furnishes to each car
and each motorist more improved
highway than does any road
building governmental unit In the
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