Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on January 20, 1950 · Page 23
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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 23

Alton, Illinois
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Friday, January 20, 1950
Page 23
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FRIDAY, JANUARY 20, 1950 ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH PAGE TWKMT¥*Tftftt| DEAL WITH A BETTER DEALER" JOHN A. HINE feceives painting of Chief Pontiac from Allan F. Ives of St. Louis, on Alton auto firm's admission fo Pontiac's "Hall of Fame". Presentation was made at a luncheon at Hotel Stratford. " ' ' • WE'RE PROUD TO BE HONORED BY THE PONTIAC MOTOR CO. WE SINCERELY PROMISE TO DO EVERYTHING WITHIN OUR POWER TO UPHOLD THE TRADITION OF THE "BETTER DEALER" AWARD. WE INVITE YOU TO COME IN AND SEE THE BEAUTIFUL PAINTING OF CHIEF PONTIAC. VISIT ONE OF OUR LOTS FOR A GOODWILL USED CAR 1949 Models Pontlac Chieftain 4-Door Dtluxe 8- Cylinder Sedan, radio and heater Pontlac Streamliner 6 Sedan Coupe, radio and heater. 1948 Models Pontiac Sedan Coupe Your choice off colors Pontiac Sport Coupe 1947 Models Studebaker Champion 4-Door overdrive and lots off extras Chevrolet S-Passenger Coupe Chevrolet Aero Sedan Chevrolet Sportmaster Sedan Frazer 4-Door Sedan 1947 Models Olds Sedan Coupe Plymouth 4-Door Plymouth 2-Door Plymouth 4-Door 1946 Models Ford Station Wagon 1942 Models Pontiac Streamliner 4-Door 1941 Models Ford 2-Door Plymouth 4-Door Pontiac 4-Door Chevrolet 2-Door Many other cheaper cars LOCAL DEALER HONORED latest dealership to be admitted to Pontlac Motor Division's "Hnll of Fame" Is the John Hlne Auto Co., of Alton, which was today named a "Better Dealer" by Pontlac factory executives. The firm Is headed by John A. Hlne, who serves ai president and general manager, With the honor, Mr. Hlne WB§ presented n reproduction of the famous painting of Pontiac, Chief of the Ottowas, the great tribal leader for whom the car WRS named. The presentation was made by Mr. Allan F. Ives, manager of Pont lac's St. Louts zonr. In his presentation address, Mr. Ives cited John Hine Auto Co. for the firm's constant, efforts to improve its dealership operation and widen its services to the community. "Our Better Dealer program wns Instituted within the last year with the aim of making Pontiao dealers pre-eminent In the automotive field," Ives said. "It Is not enough that Pontlac dealers be as good as their competitors. They must be better. They must, be better than they themselves were a year ago. They must be better than they were six months ago, and they must be better than they were yesterday to maintain this honor and keep possession of this symbolic picture." Under the terms of the Better Dealer program, each Pontiac dealer Is graded on the Improvement of his physical property; I he number and quality of trained personnel; service facilities and equipment, parts in* ventory, used car lot and local advertising program. Of paramount importance is the dealership's services to the local community. PONTIAC Front and Alby - 3-8881 Alton "YOU CANT GO WRONG GOING TO THE RIGHT DEALER" 9th and Belle - 3-6668 Alton PONTIAC 220 St. Louis Ave. - 4-3871 EAST ALTON ••••••••i^ COMPARE these CARS for QUALITY and PRICE 1949 PLYMOUTH 4-DOOR—Radio, heater. Low mileage. 1948 DODGE 2-DOOR—Heater. Priced to sell. 1948 CHRYSLER 4-DOQR—FuH equipment. A beautiful car. 1948 HUDSON COMMODORE 8 4-DOOR—Radio, heater, two-tone, 1948 MERCURY CLUB COUPE—Radio, heater. Very clean. 1948 PLYMOUTH SPECIAL DELUXE 4-DOOR—Heater, New Tires. 1948 FORD CONVERTIBLE—All accessories. Excellent condition. 1948 DODGE '/2-TON PICKUP—Heater. Very loyy mileage. 1947 PONTIAC SEDANETTE—Radio, heater. A bargain. 1947 HUDSON 4-DOOR—Full equipment. Two-tone. 1947 CHEVROLET 1'/ 2 -TON—Short W.B., Aux. Trans., 2 Speed. Good. , 1946 FORD CLUB COUPE—Radio, heater. A clean car. 1946 HUDSON 4-DOOR;—Good throughout and priced to tell. 1946 DODGE l'/i-TON TRUCK—High stakes, 2-ton motor. PREWAR CARS FOR A LITTLE CASH 1941 CHEVROLET SEDAN DELIVERY 1941 HUDSON 2-DOOR 1940 DODGE PANEL 1939 DESOTO 4 - DOOR 1936 FORD 2-DOOR 1931 CHEVROLET COUPE Open Evenings Until Nine 1942 CHRYSLER f LUB COUPE 1939 CHEVROLET PICKUP 1937 PLYMOUTH 4 - DOOR 1938 HUDSON 2-DOOR 1936 CHEVROLET 2 - DOOR 1936 FORD COUPE Liberal Finance Terms REXROAT MOTORS 2625 E. BROADWAY DIAL 3-777S Like DIXIE Dot; food it concentrated nourishment! Into it go 14 differcM i» gradient*—including pit*- ly of nu'»t. How your dog will love it! Cubes or meal — I, 3, 2J, 100 Ibf bagt. DIXIE DOC FOOD J. V. APPLE FEED STORE CAST ALTON. IIX. PHONE 4-8418 1939 OLDSMOBILE 4-DR. SEDAN 8 CyliniV. Okiap Trenipsrtstlsn, $278 RAY MOTOR CO. Wood Hlvi'r OLIISMOBU.E Uttuler \V AM- AT KDWAHDSVIl.l.K HOAD DIAL < if it it LO4/Y* We Invite you to call on us when you nood monoy. Wo will quickly advance the cash you noool on your auito or other personal security. Payments aro arranged to meet your needs. FRIENDLY SERVICE-folks like the friendliness and sympathetic understanding they get here. Auto - Co-Maker - Furniture ALTON FINANCE & THRIFT CO. 318 E. Broadway Dial 3-8622 BE THRIFTY IN '50' BUY ONE OF THESE Most of These Cars Are One-Owner Cars Traded in on New 1950 DeSoto-Plymouths 1948 NASH 600 CLUB COUPE—Beautiful 2-tone finish. Clean as a pin. Radio and heater, many extras. 1948 CHEVROLET AERO SEDAN—2-tone green, radio and heater, low mileage, many other extras. 1948 DeSOTO CUSTON CLUB COUPE—Beautiful maroon finish, radio and heater. Many other extras. Don't miss this one. 1948 STUDEBAKER COMMANDER CLUB COUPE-Radio and heater, overdrive, hill hold, Venetian blinds. A car with plenty of look appeal. Studebaker's classiest car. 1947 CHEVROLET AERO SEDAN—Beautiful maroon finish. Radio and heater. 18,000 actual miles. Priced to sell. 1947 FORD 2-DOOR SUPER DELUXE V-8-Radio and heater. See this one today. 1947 DeSOTO CUSTOM 4-DOOR—Beautiful Trinidad brown finish. Radio and heater. An exceptional car at an exceptionally low price. 1946 PLYMOUTH CLUB COUPE—Original black finish. Radio and heater. A beautiful car priced below market value. 1946 CHEVROLET CLUB COUPE—Original black finish. Radio and heater. One of General Motors' most popular cars. 1946 CHEVROLET AERO SEDAN—Original black finish. Radio and heater. W. S. tires. See it and you'll buy it. 1940 STUDEBAKER CHAMPION 4-DOOR — Excellent condition. Priced for less than you would expect. 1939 DeSOTO 4 DOOR SEDAN—Here's that good low priced transportation you've been looking for. Iff I 112 W. 4TH "Want a Keller Deal—Keller Deal With Chiles" OPEN EVENINGS TILL 9 P. M. CHILES MOTORS Alton's DeSoto-Plymouth Dealer USED CAR LOT - STH AND BELLE DIAL 3-JSJt Telegraph—First in News and Pictures

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