Stopping speeders by throwing logs in front of their car? Having a man walk in front of the car waving a red flag, to warn it is coming? Putting the initials of the driver on a piece of metal to act as his license plate? Giving a driver's license to anyone who has the use of both arms? These are but a few examples from this book of the first laws dealing with new-fangled automobiles.The act also required that aquot;a person of mature ageaquot; walk in front of the vehicle to warn of the approaching monster. ...  Considering the fact that the average motor vehicle of 1901 was a crude version of todaya#39;s manual transmission -- which isanbsp;...
|Title||:||The First Auto Laws in the United States|
|Publisher||:||Silas Flint - 2014-09-26|