Business: Business Notes, Jan. 3, 1927


Many Autos. Last week, with the year's motor vehicle registrations completed, the magazine Motor gloated: 22,342,457 machines in the U. S., 11% more than in 1925, one for every five people in the country. Seven states registered more than a million cars each—New York (1,818,765), California, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Michigan and Texas. Nevada has fewest: 23,933. Many Busses. To motor bus manufacturers and operators, the statistics of an Interstate Commerce Commission report that appeared last week were pleasant. There are in the U. S. 22,368 busses listed as common carriers....

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