Rootes Brothers

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Thrupp & Maberly - Rootes Group
... which in 1925 was bought by the remarkable salesmen the Rootes brothers ... The Rootes brothers interests were then in distribution and repair and not manufacture ... The Rootes brothers bought Humber, and with it Hillman in 1928, and from 1932 some bodies were made for the top of the range Humbers ...

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    It always seems to the brothers and the father that their brother or son didn’t marry the right person.
    Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)

    No other man-made device since the shields and lances of the ancient knights fulfills a man’s ego like an automobile.
    —Sir William Rootes (1894–1964)