Commonwealth Motors

Some articles on commonwealth motors:

Checker Motors Corporation - History
... The facility made bodies for 'Commonwealth Motors' who marketed the vehicles to cab companies under the trade name 'Mogul' ... Commonwealth Motors was on the verge of bankruptcy but had an order from Checker Taxi (a privately-owned cab company in Chicago that had no affiliation with Markin at the time) ... Markin merged Commonwealth Motors with Markin Automobile Body in order to honor the contractual commitment ...
Checker Taxi - History
... The facility made bodies for Commonwealth Motors who marketed the vehicles to cab companies under the trade name 'Mogul' ... Commonwealth Motors was on the verge of bankruptcy but had an order from Checker Taxi (a privately-owned cab company in Chicago that had no affiliation with Markin at the time) ... Markin merged Commonwealth Motors with Markin Automobile Body in order to honor the contractual commitment ...

Famous quotes containing the words motors and/or commonwealth:

    When General Motors has to go to the bathroom ten times a day, the whole country’s ready to let go. You heard of that market crash in ‘29? I predicted that.... I was nursing a director of General Motors. Kidney ailment, they said; nerves, I said. Then I asked myself, “What’s General Motors got to be nervous about?” “Overproduction,” I says. “Collapse.”
    John Michael Hayes (b. 1919)

    While the Governor, and the Mayor, and countless officers of the Commonwealth are at large, the champions of liberty are imprisoned.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)