100 Years Ago
Winning ways of wagons
In a large ad that week a headline screams, "Do You Want a Farm Wagon?"
"I have a lot of celebrated Birdsall Farm Wagons, all styles, which I will close out a very low prices. Real Bargains. R.W. Carter, Sykesville, Md.
I'm sure this was a hot ticket item in rural Howard County. And the farm wagon, as a way to cross unpaved areas, would be around a bit longer than other forms of horse-driven transportation, as Henry Ford was making the automobile more affordable for regular folks.
75 Years Ago