Beginning Driver Damages New Car in 1931

(01/25/2002)

Transcribed by Norma Knotts Shaffer from microfilm of the Calhoun Chronicle dated 8/13-1931.

J.I. Davisson, of Minnora, who purchased a new Ford sedan, about two weeks ago, from Bailey Motor Sales in Spencer.  He was learning to drive in a field on his farm last week, and ran into a gate which lost him control of the car.  The machine ran over an embankment and upset.  The fenders top and radiator shell was badly damaged.