Tuesday, April 1, 2008

This Day in Auto History:

Automobile Quarterly
Automobile Quarterly

The Winton Motor Carriage Company completes its first sale as Robert Allison of Port Carbon, PA receives a one cylinder Winton phaeton
Jean-Marie Letourneur and Jean-Arthur Marchand form a partnership in Paris, France to design and construct custom automobile bodies
The Welch Motor Car Company of Pontiac, MI registers “Welch” as a trademark
The first Cleveland is produced by the Cleveland Automobile Company, a subsidiary of the Chandler Motor Car Company
Race car mechanic Herb Nab is born in Fruita, CO

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

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