National Geographic : 1913 Feb
10% Oversize Users Will Tell You They Save 48% 250,000 Know Not less than 250,000 motorists now use Goodyear tires. They have tested out about two million tires; and, in these days of odometers, they don't guess at results. These facts tell the verdict: Goodyear tires now far outsell every other tire. Last year's sales by far exceeded our pre vious twelve years put together. Yet the demand exceeded our output by some 400,000 ti-e. A3 per contracts now made, nearly half of this year's new cars will go out with Good year equipment. Average Savings On the same car, under the same condi tions, the average saving through No-Rim Cut tires is almost half one's tire bills. On some cars and on some roads this means enormous mileage. On other cars, which are under-tired, the mileage will be less. But the average saving, as compared with old-type tires, doesn't greatly vary. No-Rim-Cut tires save every penny that rim-cutting costs. Their io per cent oversize, by increasing the mileage, saves 25 per cent. On Non-Skid tires the saving is larger. Because our inventors, in ways described, have added immensely to the life of non skids. How to Prove It The way to prove it is to make a compari son, as hundreds of thousands have done. Our sales figures tell you what their judg ment has been. And your own eyes can see the apparent advantages. Figure what it would mean if these tires do save you almost half your tire bills. Is it not worth proving out? For thirteen years we have held the belief that the tire which gave the greatest service would become the favorite tire. We have seen the time when Goodyears held only I per cent of the tire trade. We have seen the demand take enormous strides, until this tire outsold all. Now, for your own sake, we ask your comparison. And we shall accept your ver dict. Write for the Goodyear Tire Book-14th year edition. It tells every known way to save tires. 0D AEAR AKRON, OHIO No-Rim-Cut Tires With or Without Non-Skid Treads THE GOODYEAR TIRE & RUBBER COMPANY, AKRON, OHIO Branches and Agencies in 103 Principal Cities More Service Stations Than Any Other Tire. We Make All Kinds of Rubber Tires, Tire Accessories and Repair Outfits. Main Canadian Office, Toronto, Ont.; Canadian Factory, Bowmanville, Ont. (956) "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."