friends agreed to name their cars after their favorite Presidents.
The first christened his Packard with a bottle of champagne.
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brothers bought automobiles and went touring with their families.
One, in a Cadillac, came to grief on the middle of a steep hill because of
a break in the gear. He pulled up to the side of the road and his
brother in his Ford went flying past on high, but stopped at the top of
the hill and walked back to see if he could help the other. He asked
the trouble with the Cadillac and the brother told him it was a broken cog
in second, and then asked the Ford man what was the trouble with his car
for he heard such a rattling noise as he went past.