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Good roads days, November 5 and 6, 1913

Joseph Hyde Pratt

Good roads days, November 5 and 6, 1913

by Joseph Hyde Pratt

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Published by Edwards & Broughton printing company in Raleigh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Carolina.
    • Subjects:
    • Roads -- North Carolina.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcomp. by Joseph Hyde Pratt, state geologist and Miss H. M. Berry, secretary.
      SeriesNorth Carolina. Geological and economic survey. Economic paper, no 35
      ContributionsBerry, H. M., Miss., joint compiler.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTE24.N8 P6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination102 p.
      Number of Pages102
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL251661M
      LC Control Numbergs 14000758
      OCLC/WorldCa3767916

      or municipalities to form a Good Roads District. A Good Roads Commissioner was to be elected from each participating government unit for a two year term, and there were provisions for dissolving the Good Roads District if a county road commission was established. Public Act of , approved June 2, The preamble of this act says it all.   Good Roads Association Illustrated Road Maps and Tour Book, () reprinted Eldon Bowman, A Guide to the General Crook Trail, () Melissa Keane & J. Simon Bruder, Good Roads Everywhere: A History of Road Building in Arizona, () ADOT report. A. M. McOmie, et al., The Arizona Strip, [] Ariz. State publication.

      As the years passed, this became the main source of Charles Henry Davis's wealth. Given this background, it was not surprising that Davis took an active interest in the Good Roads Movement. In , Davis established the National Highways Association, which was incorporated in the District of Columbia in early Slogan: GOOD ROADS EVERYWHERE. "Six Days on the Road" is an American song written by Earl Green and Muscle Shoals Sound Studio songwriter Carl Montgomery, made famous by country music singer Dave song was initially recorded by Paul Davis (not to be confused with singer-songwriter Paul Davis) and was released in on the Bulletin , the song became a major hit when Genre: Country.

      Good Roads and the Automobile in the United States Article (PDF Available) in Geographical Review 72(3) July with Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Peter Hugill. The moving assembly line, first experimented with by Henry Ford and his managers in April , had by mid reduced the build time for a Model T from 12 1/2 hours to 93 minutes. The need for additional workers -- and to temper worker dissatisfaction with the new process -- prompted Ford to offer an unprecedented $5 daily wage in January


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