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The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 14

Mason City, Iowa
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Wednesday, April 8, 1936
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FOURTEEN MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, APRIL 8 193G DODGE AUTO IS NOTED FOR ITS MANY FEATURES Powerful Car Sold By Lapiner's Replete With Comfort. In the Dodge passenger car section, the automobile show visitor finds an array o£ seven decidedlj attractive models, and the latest engineering innovations and rnechan- . ical changes that have been incorporated in the 1936 chassis. The Dodge is to be, exhibited at tie Lapiner Motor company, 125 Delaware avenue southeast. Notable among the many advances that distinguish the new Dodge cars are an improved spring suspension which contributes new elements of easy-riding, a novel staering layout relieving the steering mechanism of road and wheel disturbances, a ride Icvelator synchronizing the action of the springs. a further strengthened bridge-type X frame, a body construction that ; makes Dodge safety steel bodies structures of marvelous strength and security, automatic control features that exempt the driver from many manual operations, a fingertip speed changing .mechanism, self- equalizing hydraulic brakes, and many other details through which driving and riding ease, safety and economy are promoted. Hydraulic "brakes, pioneered by/ Dodge, are direct-acting, -without rear shoes of each brake are en- intervening servo-action. Front and gaged by hydraulic pistons of different sire, with tie result tiat tie rearward shoes exert the same retarding force as the forward shoes. In addition to the 4-wheel hydraulic brakes, a parking brake, of the propeller sbaft type, is provided. Controls Are Automatic- | Driving ease of ate new Dodge Studebaker Is Exhibiting Finest President Here is (ho most luxurious and beautiful automobile ever made by Stuiielraker--The Powered with (he famous Studebaker President eight cylinder motor, Which develops 115 horsepowe car lives up to its sobriquet, "Champion," with lightning: acceleration and brilliant lop speed. Its c\ and interior trim, fittings and upholstery were chosen and designed by Miss Helen Dryden, famous New York stylist It is shown at the North Iowa Motor company. President Sedan, ·er. this ip speed. Its exterior is further realized through features performing certain control functions without depending on the watchfulness of the operator. For instance, an automatic choke attends to whatever carburetor "choking" is necessary- The task of advancing or retarding- the ignition spark in accordance with varying operating conditions, is given to an automatic vacuum spark control attached to the ignition distributor. Engine cooling is regulated '"by a thermostatic control which automatically retards or accelerates water circulation as conditions demand it. An automatic carburetor heat control maintains the fuel at uniform volatility, regardless of outside temperature. Aid to Night Driving. Night driving security is advanced by a new Dodge safety lig-hting system. For road illumination, this method supplies a main beam for ipen-rcad travel, and an optional jourtesy or "passing beam." Both beams are of equal intensity -- 32 candle-power. But while the main r country driving beam points straight ahead, the passing beam is irected toward the ground and also hunted to tie rigit where it clear- shows the shoulder or extreme edge of the road. JJlumiijating the road for a. considerable distance, the light of the assing beam is of sucli quality and irection as to enable the Dodge driver and the driver of the oncoming car to pass each other without a discomfort, .and in safety. Because the system, through the use of masked bulbs, cuts off otherwise scattered ra3 p s and the image of the concentrated beam, the light is of marked advantage in ' night driving through fog. dust or rain; it also is more comfortable on strument panel layout, one of them removable, for the insertion of radio controls. All closed bodies are wired for radio. NEW HUDSON OAR STYLE Lhe e3'es of the approaching motor's! or pedestrian. Within its new, jeratare-insulated bodies. Dodge has achieved a fine method of trim Sixes and Eights Outstanding in Low Priced Field of Automobiles. The 1936 Hudson sixes and eights are displayed in Mason City at the Tom Summerhays company's showroom at 120 Delaware avenue north- t esst. The new cars which are in the sound and tern-1 low-price field have been particu- and upholstering The interior equipment includes adjustable visor, rear-view mirror, instrument- lanel parcel compartment, built-in : oot-rests in 4-door sedan, models, and many other comfort-promot- ng; details. Smart smoking sets are buflt into the arm rests. Two ash ·eceivers are incorporated in tlie in- their predecessors. The new slopin front grille presents a highly moc ern appearance. The V-type wind shield and the entirely new stylin of the hood, body and rear contour plainly date these models as ex amplcs of the latest expression the body designers' art. Complete Steel Body. Structurally, the body has bee improved by the use of a one-piec steel top instead of the flange typ employed in last year's cars. Thi complete steel body which is manu factured in the Hudson Motor Ca company's own body shop ig pro duced on-presses which are the las word in she Entirely new equipment was adde to produce the 193G steel body. Fo example, the die alone used for th steoi roof panel weighs 147,00 pounds. -Hudson chassis are longer, wider stronger and more rigid for 193 than even the 1935 constructor which was outstanding in this sped. With 3 inches added to th wheclbase and with the tread at th have not been possible in that price larly designed by Hudson engineers. ^.^ tl ^ ul . ,,,, and body experts to provide size and | rear increased from 5G to 57'.' style features which up to this time inches, a broader and longer founda" ,,,,,, ,,,,,- ,,,,,,,, ,,,,,,,,;,,,,, ; _ M.-,. __,- tion for ihe body s provjded The control system of the new cars and the instrument panels arc very modern in appearance. Because of the new V-form of the windshield, it is possible to tilt the instrument panel to make it more legible from the driver's seat. The class. Both the six cylinder and eight cylinder cars are on display as part of the auto show and a number of important improvements will be noticed. In appearance the new Hudsons are entirely different from Make The COMPAR-0-GRAPH Test! gives you evei for your (protection 'T'HE low price you pay for your 1936 J. Oldsmobile gives you everything in modern safety features. Oldsmobile protects you with a Solid-Steel "Turret-Top" Body by Fisher, with Safety- Glass all around. Self-energizing Super- Hydraulic Brakes assure quick, smooth, straight-line stops. Knee- Action Wheels, the Ride Stabilizer, and Center-Control Steering a safe, easy ride and positive control... on any road. Take a trial drive in Oldsmobile . .. examine its safety features. Find out for yourself what it means to have the utmost in security. · THE S I X . . THE E I G H T . Sires S665 and IIP ... Eichts SIO and up. list at Z.artsi'rt£. Safety Glass standard equipment all around. Special accessory £rotjr,s extra. The carilluntratcdis the Six-Cylinder Touring Sedon,S830 list. AGeneral Motors Value. JVewfiTo G.M.A.G TimePaymertiPton. Here is a quick, handy device for checkinjrmotorcarfeataresand voices. It permits you to compare the difference between Oldsmobile and other cars of similar price in many important points of engineering and design. Come in and get your copy today, or write Olds Motor Works, Lansing, Michigan, and a copy will be mailed you promptly. /Tee Ctw i/to£ lto# 316 North Federal Mason Cify Phone 288 driver faces the instruments more squarely. The windshield wipers now operate from the bottom instead of the top of the shield. In place of the water level gauge, a water temperature indicator is now supplied. The Hudson system of flashing ruby telltale lights lor oil pressure and charging are continued. These lamps flash red on the instrument dial if the generator is not charging or if the oil pressure is below normal. Frame is Reinforced. To accomodate the wider body and to meet the requirements of the added length of the car, the frame has been reinforced at necessary points. The frame in now heavier across the kick-up section and wider brackets are placed on the frame to support the 3 inch increase in the width of the body at the doors and I 1 ,-; inches at the rear. The rear tread has been increased 1'i inches also to take care of the greater body width. The interior trim and upholstery of the Hudson for 1936 set a new standard of quality for cars of this price class. On the Hudson six the seat cloth is an Uxbridge worsted boucle in green-gray. As an option there is a brown-back 100 per cent mohair with green-gray pile. The sidewalk are in worsted boucle and the head-lining is colored to match the sidewall. A powerful selective 6 tube radio is built in as optional equipment. The control is part of the dash lay out. The antenna for the radio is stone and weather proofed and is mounted beneath the car between the running boards. The radio set has been designed for a high output to compensate for the insulation of the steel body. The gasoline tank capacity is now 16'« gallons instead of 15'.^ as previously used. Fact of Christ" and the church will present two numbers, "1 Adore Thee" by Staincr and "Now Thou Liftest Thy Divine Petition," a duet by Earl Dean and Roger Downing. The service will last one hour and will be open to the general public. Visitor From Illinois. ALEXANDER--Hamfrcd Larson of Warren. III., came Saturday to visit at the home of his sister, Mr. and Mrs. Chris Stadtlander and brother, Mr. and Mrs. Chris Larsen. Congregational Church Will Hold Communion, on Thursday Evening Holy Thursday Communion will be observed at the First Congregational church Thursday evening at 7:30 o'clock. Following the primitive custom, the sacrament will be distributee! in candlelight. This observance, on the original night of the institution of the Lord's supper, will be marked by special recognition given to the pastor's training clasp, whose members will unite with the church on Easter morning. The pastor will preach on "The WATCH STODEBAKER Why are so many owners turning to Studebaker after having been long loyal to other makes? Because Studebaker gives them desirable features that the 1936 buyer wants but can't get elsewhere: s trunk bottom is double strength, tailor made for hard service, 18 cubic feet available loading, space,, heavy duty self-holding hinges. The Dictator is a High Quality Car Priced Only a Few Dollars More than the Lowest Automatic Hill-Holder--a marvelous feature to demonstrate--sells many a car instantly. Overdrive (optional on every carl--with its amazing economy of gasoline--its contribution to engine life--workhorse and racehorse in one. Free WTiecling (if desired I--the original, distinctive Studebaker Free Wheeling which has given customer satisfaction for six yars and is being adopted by other manufacturers for 193B. Styling inside and outside that has been a smash hit-a clever woman has designed these cars to thrill women--and men too. Safest, strongest all-steel bodies--and we'll prove it. Enormous luggage capacity in every car. Smartest Coupes, regardless of price. Comfort, convenience, luxury in every detail. Low prices--Dictator S665--President $965 and up. Gas anrj oil economy that is a challenge to all cars. en--and men too. all cars. Studebaker, oldest Transportation Builders in the world, and North Iowa Motor Co. reputation gained in twenty-four years selling and servicing Studebakers, is your assurance of satisfaction.--Geo. H. Sauerberg. Phone 896 Studebaker Dealers and Distributors 520 North Federal Ave. ONLY PLYMOUTH HAS fill THESE SAFETY, ECONOMY COMFORT FEATURES: PLYMOUTH IS PRICED WITH THE IOWIST T h e e x t r a - v a l u e Plymouth 4-door Sedan lists only $10 to SIS more than similar body models of the others! Compare "AUThree 1 'fodayfor safety and economy features ride . . . room.. .handling.. · If you want more for your money! SOOJS Hydraulic Brakes Safety-Seed Body Patented FLOATING POWER Engine Mountings Calibrated Ignition Full-Length Water Jackets Directional Water Circulation Balanced Weight and Spring Action Greatest Total Length of Springs HifthestCompression...yccusesrejiularftaal Light- Weight Aluminum Alloy Piston* Four Piston Rings (instead of three) Four Main Beating Crankshaft Air-cooled Clutch Syncro- Silent Transmission Rust-proofed Body, Fenders. All Sheet Metal, Ail Nuts, Bolts and Washert! 113-inch Wheelbase! fVYlTH USUAL DOWN PAYMENT Insist on the Official Chrysler Motors Commercial Credit Company 6% TIME PAYMENT PLAN Available throuch a" PLYMOUTH Dealers per month on y o u r oricinal unpaid balance. T» mc'nt--ca" h or trade-in. Result In IJalanec.'*(\n iwme stales a, small legal documentary fee is rcoulrcd.) List price, 4-door sedin F. O.B.main factory AND UP, LIST AT FACTORY, DETROIT SPECIAL EQUIPMENT EXTRA DON'T TAKE OUR WORD... Drive this Big, Extra- Value Plymouth for 10 Minutes! ««TOOK AT ALL THREE" before you JLJ buy any car ... this friendly invitation has won Plymouth the most sensational success in automobile history. .. it must be a great car! Get behind the wheel... drive it. You'll find it the most comfortable and easiest handling car in the low-price field. And always remember...only Plymouth of "All Three" has both 100% Hydraulic Brakes and Safety-Steel Body. GORDO COUNTY ^^fft ^^fc'^Rj^fc-.^^B'.'^i^^ ^^fc''. B^ '^fj.:6 UKcATCARS 1 1 :1 aI I Si !« I L 1' \i

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