Leadership

Duplex Company Stockholders Celebrate

Issue 20 and Volume 59.

Duplex Company Stockholders Celebrate The stockholders of the Duplex-Power Car Company, Charlotte, Mich., recently held a banquet in that city to celebrate the declaration of a ten per cent, dividend of the company. Nearly 200 attended the affair. Chief Hugo R. Delfs, of the Lansing Fire Department, who is high in praise of the Duplex fire apparatus, and P. T. Colgrove, president of the Michigan Good Roads Association, a Duplex stockholder, were unable to be present to respond to toasts assigned them. Several addresses were made, most of the speakers highly praising President Frank L. Town for his excellent work in placing the company on so sound a financial basis. The company, which manufactures the powerful four-wheel drive truck, ranks as one of the foremost builders of this type of machine. A. M. Griffiths, of Kalamazoo, state sales agent of the Duplex, made an excellent address and gave an idea…

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