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    1939 photo Motor magnate appears before Monopoly Committee. Washington, D.C., Dec. 6. H.S. Vance, left, Studebaker Corporation Board Chairman, told the Monopoly Committee today that the automobile industry, and American producers in general, do not wish.





    Leonard Shepherd
    http://leonardshepherd.com/


  • #2
    Is that "mesh," Leonard? The war soon took over most of those meetings, I bet. That discussion needed to go on for decades.

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    • #3
      quote:Originally posted by barnlark

      Is that "mesh," Leonard? The war soon took over most of those meetings, I bet. That discussion needed to go on for decades.
      That's actually Paul Hoffman of Studebaker at left, and H.S. Vance, right. I'm not sure of their respective titles, but they were the top management team at Studebaker from the '30's up until the Packard takeover in '54 I believe.

      Bill Pressler
      Kent, OH
      '63 Lark Daytona Skytop R1 (sold new by Cordell Motors, Moorhead, MN)
      '64 Daytona Hardtop (sold new by Carl E. Filer Co., Greenville, PA)


      Bill Pressler
      Kent, OH
      (formerly Greenville, PA)
      Currently owned: 1966 Cruiser, Timberline Turquoise, 26K miles
      Formerly owned: 1963 Lark Daytona Skytop R1, Ermine White
      1964 Daytona Hardtop, Strato Blue
      1966 Daytona Sports Sedan, Niagara Blue Mist
      All are in Australia now

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      • #4
        Both Harold Vance & Paul Hoffman were on Studebaker's Board of Directors at the time with Vance as Chairman of the Board & Hoffman as President.


        "QUIGLEY DOWN UNDER"
        MELBOURNE.

        \"QUIGLEY DOWN UNDER\"
        MELBOURNE.

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