Education: Royal Lions

Name all the makes of automobiles manufactured today in America.

Name the important moving parts in an automobile.

What cars have hydraulic brakes?

When was knee action introduced?

These and some 70 other sticklers must be answered by the boy who would join the Royal Lions Auto Club of Stockbridge, Mich. It exists because a country school near Stockbridge offered no course in automobiles and 13-year-old Pupil Harold Mayer wanted to know all about them. He founded the club three years ago, took it along with him to Stockbridge High School, where it now...

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