National Geographic : 1914 May
CONFIDENCE! The simple Ohio Electric mag- OHIO ELECTRIC netic control and magnetic Model 40-5 -passenger brake make the most nervous brougham person feel absolutely safe. Magnetic control-mag netic brake IT IS an every-day occurrence for women who have never operated an electric to step into an Ohio and drive right away with but a word of instruction. The magnetic control and magnetic brake make this possible. Turn the control disc forward, and you go forward; backward, and you go back. The magnetic brakeoperates merely on pressureof abutton. It is effective even on the most slippery streets. Double contracting external foot brakes for emergency use are also a part of Ohio equlument. The double drive-now so widely imitated-is another feature originated by us. We have been told that the present Ohio models are the most beauti ful electric pleasure vehicles ever produced. But we should be pleased to have your judgment on this point, as well as on the mechanical superiority of the car. Literature on request. The Ohio Electric Car Co., 1527 W. Bancroft St., Toledo Gibson Electrics, Ltd. Ontario Distributors Toronto, Canada Gotham Motor Car Co. New York Distributors Ohio Electric Magnetic Control-Simple as Turning a Door-knob THE ENVIED ' ELECTRIC "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."