Los Angeles to Motorize

Issue 26 and Volume 54.

Los Angeles to Motorize The Los Angeles, Cal., city council, on December 7, awarded contracts for motor apparatus which will cost about $79,300. The contracts were as follows; Four Christie tractors from the Front Drive Motor Company, Hoboken, $4,500 each, or a total of $18,000; delivery to be made in 60 days. Five Moreland chasses from Moreland Motor Truck Company, at $3,950 each, or total of $19,750; delivery in 30 days. One Moreland chassis from Moreland Motor Truck Company, for $4,825; delivery in 30 days. mne Seagrave water-cooled, six-wheeler aerial truck, drawn by four-wheel tractor motor propelled hook and ladder truck, to extend 75 feet from the ground, for $11,265; from Seagrave Company of Columbus, O., on bid of the Gorham Fire Apparatus Company; delivery in 120 days. Two Seagrave water-cooled, motor-propelled city service trucks for $7,500 each, or total or $15,000; delivery in 100 days. Two Seagrave water-cooled, four-cylinder…

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