Wednesday, March 5, 2008

This Day in Auto History:

Automobile Quarterly
Automobile Quarterly

The Association of Licensed Automobile Manufacturers (ALAM) is organized with 18 manufacturers as charter members following a successful patent infringement lawsuit against the Winton Motor Carriage Company on behalf of George B. Selden
John David Caplan of General Motors is born in Weiser, ID
Allen Edward Murray of the Mobil Corporation is born in New York City
A. O. Dunk, prolific buyer of defunct automobile manufacturer inventories, dies in Los Angeles, CA at age 62
Robert H. Duff, a Scottish-born truck engineer with the Chrysler Corporation since 1926, dies in Detroit, MI at age 54

Source: Automobile History Day By Day, by Douglas A. Wick

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