John Howard Westrich

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. i | FIRST COMPANION TIRE PRESENTED TO SEARS, ROEBUCK AND CO, HEAD Gen. E. E, WOOD, president of Sears, Roebuck A Co., declared he wan pleased to be presented with the Irst Companion tire mad* for the compauy, and he looks pleased. The presentation was made by J, H. Westrlch (left) supervisor of the tire department mendous tire business, approximately 35,000,000 of these units have been sold since the introduction of the Allstate tire in 1926; the Allstate's Companion for those who want a good rugged long life tire but who give price considl rable consideration, and the Deartorn which is built of the company. Tho Companion largely to meet the requirements tire Is a newcomer in the tir a . of the "price" market Allstate's Cornpanio;i, lines of Scars, Roebuck and Com pany. Sears, Roebuck i: Co. announced today the addition of another tire into the company's line of automobile lira equipment. This new tire is called Allstate's Companion and is a tire which in price is below the present All- state and just slightly above the present line of Etearborn tiros. This additional Iiu» gives Sears, Roebuck & Co. tires in four price classifications. The highest price is the Super Allstata built for those who want exceptional tire service and with whom price is ot vary little consietirution; the All-State tire, which is built for tho mass market and which is tho tire on which Sears, Roebuck & Co., has built its tre-1 the announcement regarding this nev tire says, is as good and ragged a tire as the Allstate was two yearn ago but the decline in cost o£ materials and the improvement Jn tira manufacture have mad« it possible to produce this Compan ion tire at a lower i/vlce and still retain the features that Allstare had during the time that this tire became one of the outstanding successes Jn' the automobile tirf. industry. Of course, says the announcement, Allstate has been proportionately Improved so thai it, today, is a more rugged tire able to give more service than formerly although the price of this tire has not been increased at all. The Companion tire was tested ' -in laboratories iota .on fleet* of' .truck* and automobiles by Sears, j Roebuck & Co. The tire has beet i in the process of creat ion for almost a year. This tire carries the unqualified tire guarantee which lias applied to all ot the tires sold by Sears, Roebuck & Co. The Companion tire is made in 4-ply and 6-ply specifications. It has. «. new center traction tread design and Is full size in every way. Super elastic cord fabric has been used throughout the carcas. The tire is made in balloons only and os over size. "W-e believe there if a very definite Held for Allstate's Com- i paiv'on In the tire ^ Industry," gala j. H. Westrich, supervisor of tho tire department of Sears, Roebuck & Co. "We uave worked out j in this Companion tire a produci. i on which we tre willing: to stake I our reputation. , Allstate ig ttwj fastest growing tin? in public acceptance, a most remarkable j achievement, and we feel our i Companion tire'-must be good to • be called «. Companion to All-! state. The Comp»nijn is far be yond the experimental stage. We know it will meet every require-) ment made on' it in its price field." PERU PLANS 5150,000 FILTRATION PROJECT PERU, April 30.—Plans were progressing today Tor the construction ol/a $160,000 iron removal and filtration plant at thai city water works att&r the city council over-rode the vote of Mayor John Yarling on the pro ject. '••

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  1. Logansport Pharos-Tribune,
  2. 30 Apr 1931, Thu,
  3. Page 2

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