Tipton Tribune 21 Jan 1931 pg 4 col 2
SLOW BUSINESS. Two-Thirds of Auto Owners Have Not Bought 1031 Plates. Two-thirds of the automobile! , owners of this county have failed j Uo purchase llieir 1931 plates, ac-i ; cording to Dallas Warne, local. I agent who says his office has > ; never been rushed this month I 1 and that with only a week and a 1 Jhalf to so until the deadline for, j \V.'n plates, business still refuses' i to pick up. Mr. Warne is of the j opinion thai 30% of the auto : owners in this county will delay inciting their plates until sum-• | mer. Tiiis is the prediction of <>t- i ficials in the state departmeut ior the stale and according to He progress of the. license .-'ah Ii'ie. this cuuuty will lie about an average it is believed. So far slightly over Sun licenses have been sold and there .;iv ;:;.-pi -.jxiiii.'.trly 2.2u0 ant a owners in the county, -Mr. Warne scales. lie als:i says thai many i>:ov'- < online- to the agency for plates •l .i tic; umlei>iaud iha: it is i .u- ;n:ative to present the ccr'iii- i rates of title. The identification .U'd is n::l accepted. This is a ruling of the .-tale dtparlineiil and must he enforced at every . i ie> in t hi' : ; lie. '