National Geographic : 1917 Jul
Thou the Man? y I Do the Shades of Destruction, Injury and Death Haunt Your Conscience? Or from Others' Faults, Do They Rise BeforeYou-WarningYou For Safety Each day rings up an increasing toll of motor accidents - preventable accidents-accidents caused by motor cars skidding. And for every such accident, some man's carelessness was responsible. Art thou the man ? From these accidents, financial loss has resulted, With injury and suffering to human beings. Death too has often followed-irreparable, irrevocable death - with all the sorrows and trials and hardships that death brings to the bereaved ones. And all because some one man thought he wasimmune-carelessly indifferent to the accident-preventing value of Tire Chains. Art thou the man? Someone was responsible for each accident from skidding. Whether the car that skidded-smashed, maimed or killed its own occupants or crashed into another car,mutilating or taking the lives of its inno cent passengers, the cause was the same-the lack of Tire Chains. It began with some one man's in dividual carelessness. Art thou the man? Neither your life, nor the lives of those with you, are safe if your car is not made skidproof with chains when the roads are wet and slippery. And no matter how careful you are, if others fail to safeguard their cars, each such careless driver endangers you ' and those with you. A Carelessness is even now arranging the plans for the next accident from skidding. Some certain man is already preparing to be responsible for that accident Art thou the man ? American Chain Company, Incorporated SSole Manufacturers of Weed Tire Chains Bridgeport Connecticut In Canada: Dominion Chain Company, Limited, Niagara Falls, Ontario Largest Chain Manufacturers in the World The Complete Chain Line-all types, all sizes, all finishes-from plumbers' safety chain to ships' anchor chain. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."