Thanks for the kind words guys! There is still more to come. We will come back to some more station photos but lets move on to some other areas for a bit.
Most companies that operated during teens through the 30's had more bodies that could work then money to pay for advertising so they did a lot of door to door grassroots advertising.
They stoped by each house to introduce the new station and manager. Often the offered a free lube job to try out the service. Remeber cars got there oil changed every 1000 miles then.
Sometimes they mailed letters too.
The company tried to assist new jobbers to get new locations to sell the powerine products as well.
Some unused letterhead from a jobber near my house that I have yet to find the location of...
How about the business card of the founder son George 'Geo' Cramer who was responsible for selling powerine to Carter... Thanks Geo!
Please add pictures or send them to me of any of your Powerlube items. Duplicates are OK!!!
Wanted Powerine, Bearcat and Powerlube Items- Lots to trade!