National Geographic : 1927 Apr
Sa y Daton Thorobred ,0 Extra-heavy Tube s. Grey-of finest rub ber. Red-of purest antimony. ea welded and reinforced at valve base. They /. will hold air. safer miles -smoother miles faster miles D 1S ;ledB, oon EVEN the most experienced, conserva tive drivers are thrilled by the matchless performance, ruggedness, and trouble-free service of the Dayton Stabil ized Balloon. Again the sponsors of the pioneer low air pressure tire-the Day ton Thorobred Cord-revolutionize the standards by which tire values may be judged. Stabilized construction was developed exclusively by Dayton engineers. It com bines every tire advantage-long life, easy steering, smooth riding, and utmost safety. Stabilizing bands of friction rubber draw center of tread parallel to center of rim, thus preventing "shimmy ing." Flat, center-traction tread has com plete four-point road contact. No singing, no rumbling. Quick-grip, quick-release, non-skid gives lightning "get-away"-no slipping or sliding. All rubber used is specially tempered by an exclusive Day ton process and will survive the drubbing punishment of extra thousands of miles of ruts and roads. It takes an unusual product to win such enthusiastic endorsement as users invari ably give the amazing Dayton Stabilized Balloon. Examine the tire itself. See the Dayton dealer before you buy tires. TheDaytonRubber ManufacturingCo. Dayton, Ohio DEiiqton TABILIZED ON WHEELS OF LARGE DIAMETER-install Dayton Thorobred Cords-superlative tire values that shatter all mileage records. The Dayton Thorobred is tie pioneer low air pressure cord-the first to combine comfort with safety and endurance.