C. W. Matheson
Dodge Sales Gain uringLate* 11 Market Slump Retail sates of Dodge Brothers motor cans throughout the United States dutmg the past six weeks have shown an increase each week over the preceding week, and a net total increase of 3BJB4 per cent for the period, «1n view of the impression held by persons that general business following in the wake of declining : quotations, these sales figures are ilarly interesting at this time" C. W. Matheson, general sales of Dodge Brothers' in corn- on the encouraging record.' This steady increase in retail sales, day after day and week after week during the same period that stock quotations were sinking lower and lower, in my Judgment, forms about the best possBde proof that the present soundness of business conditions throughout the country does not reflect what has been transpiring on the stock tickers," Mr. Mattoeson continued. rSurelF such a record amply substantiates the fact that this country has every business advantage that it had on September 1, before public Interest was focused on the stock market conflagration. Manufacturers and merchants producing and handling marketable merchandise, rightly priced, can sell their products today as well as at any time in the past. The figures from our nation-wide dealer organization during the past six anaikb prove this statement to be a tact."