National Geographic : 1916 Mar
The Grip in the Knobs The knobs on the 'Nobby' Tread "bite" the road-surface like a file on metal. The traction is so intense that it is next to impossible for the tread to slip or skid. It is the angle, thickness, toughness, resiliency of the knobs that make 'Nobby' Treads the surest of anti-skids -"the Aristocrats of the Road." While 'Nobby' Tread sales have increased phenomenally, adjustments (on the basis of five thousand miles) have gone down to an almost unwritably small fraction of the total sales. United StatesTire Company "Nobby' 'Chain' 'Usco' 'Royal Cord' 'Plain' "INDIVIDUALIZED TIRES" nt ''Mention the Geographic- Floats Over the Uneven Ground as a Ship Rides the Waves. One mower may be climbing a knoll, the second skimming a level, while the third pares a hollow. Drawn by one horse and operated by one man, the TRIPLEX will mow more lawn in a day than the best motor mower ever made; cut it better and at a fraction of the cost. Drawn by one horse and operated by one man, it will mow more lawn in a day than any three ordinary horse-drawn mowers with three horses and three men. (We guarantee this.) Does not smash the grass to earth and plaster it in the mud in springtime, neither does it crush the life out of the grass between hot rollers and hard, hot ground in summer, as does the motor mower. Write for catalog illustratingailtypesof Lawn Mowers. S. P. TOWNSEND & CO. 27 Central Avenue Orange, New Jersey It identifies you."