National Geographic : 1917 Aug
Weed Tire Chains and You Can Absolutely Prevent Skidding Careful driving will not prevent a skid, but Weed Tire Chains plus careful Driving form a combination that insures absolute security. No matter how skillfully and carefully you may drive, you and your passengers are in imminent danger if Weed Tire Chains are not on all four wheels of your car when streets are wet and treacherous. Direct responsibility is yours the moment you take the wheel of your car. You at once become the guardian of your passengers. They trust in your prudence and in your common sense. Under no circumstances are you justified in taking chances. Give your Weed Chains a chance to perform their mission. Don't leave them in the garage or tool box. Put them on all four tires before the elements whip the streets into black deadly skidways. Only a moment of your time and their steel forged protection will be securely chaining your car to safety. Weed Chains are sold by dealers everywhere for all sizes of tires with their hundred and more "fancy tread designs." American Chain Company, Incorporated Sole Manufacturers of Weed Tire Chains Bridgeport, Connecticut, U. S. A. In Canada: Dominion Chain Company, Limited, Niagara Falls, Ontario The Complete Chain Line-all types, all sizes, all finishes-from plumbers' safety chain to ships' anchor chain. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."