Includes a chapter on motoring apparel. Summary laid in lower pastdown.
The automobile before 1903 How our cars got that way Famous firsts How the automobile got its name The ancestry of the present-day American automobiles The Selden patents How many of these 1904 cars can you name? The clothes we wore The places we went The troubles we had The tools we carried The cars we drove Oddities Accessories and gadgets Trademarks and advertisements From hotel to motel Celebrities and their cars The early tours Women and automobiles The automobile in wartime The passing of the horse Garages for rich and poor Wireless and radio in automobiles The evolution of design The beginnings of the American automobile Automobile racing Sports cars The cars of the future Miscellany Facts and figures.
Publisher's device on t.p. t.p. verso: "Lithographed in U.S.A. by W. S. Konecky Associates." Contains and index p. 255-256.
Athenaeum copy: Illustrated lining papers. Athenaeum copy: Rupp Collection. Athenaeum copy: Stamped on half t.p.: "Received Jan 20 1954, The Athenaeum."