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A 1924 Automobile Fit For A Champion.

Boxing Champion Jack Dempsey behind the wheel of a very special McFarlan roadster. This was the type of car that a star like himself was seen out on the road in during the beginning of the roaring 20s. In 1921 they introduced this huge and impressive twin-valve six {4-per Cylinder} with triple ignition producing some…

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1922-A Fork In The Road

This photo shows the Trans-Continental Lincoln Highway in eastern Pennsylvania in 1922. Many roads in the 1920s were still unpaved, as the road to the right shows. Even though it is a dirt road, it still merits a billboard advertising the thoroughbred Mercer Automobile.

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Ask The Man Who Owns One.

Wouldn’t it be wonderful to go back in time and have a chat with the owner of this beautiful Packard V-12 coupe? He was an  old Indian doctor in Lapeer, Michigan. He was said to have saved his money for years to buy the car and paid cash at the time he did.

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Cottin et Desgouttes

In 1904, Pierre Desgoutte began manufacturing automobiles under the name Desgouttes & Cie. in Lyons, France. Three models were built before 1906 when Cyrille Cottin, a wealthy industrialist joined him. Since the arrival of Cottin, the company enjoyed great success on the race track, specialising in hillclimb events. It was also famous for it’s production of luxury cars and…

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