California Pasadena Independent Newspaper Archives Nov 11 1961, Page 15

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Pasadena Independent (Newspaper) - November 11, 1961, Pasadena, California saturday nov. 11. World s largest Palomar Observatory is an important Stop on motor log trip. The dome is nearly 12 stories Lall and it houses the world s largest Telescope. How Chevrolet got its Start by Floyd Freel automotive editor Chevrolet cars and trucks Are As american As football s for Ward pass but the name of Hie company which celebrates its 50th anniversary this week and us famous Bow tic Trade Mark both o r i g i n a t and in France. Louis Chevrolet Lor whom the car was named came to this country in 3900 and soon became known throughout America As a daring race ume with the Porter Organiza he was in school. His knowl Edge of cars and interest in serving owners has established him As an expert in this Field. His talents have won the appreciation of numerous customers who have consecutively chased cars from him some of the cars unseen. This weekend s motor log historic Mission a 1962 Chevrolet Impala station Wagon is shown stopping at Mission san Luis Rey one of the stale s historic landmarks Inland from Oceanside. Bell Tower on Pala Indian reservation off Highway 77 is the Bell Tower of Pala Asis Lencia Branch Mission. Impala takes trip to outer space by Kikkl automotive filitor since the word space is common conversation these. Size car. Days a High Point of any san Diego county vacation has be station Wagon is the scout car models overdrive on the 335 for this jut Ikot. It s a Beautiful and 170 lip engines floor shift combination of Comfort four Speed synchro on the 250 and convenience in a full come a trip up mount Palomar for a look at the world s larg est Telescope. Tie new Chevrolet Impala signal marketing staff in de troit. Jack Symes Pasadena Cadiz a Quitle estimates he has Jac s to to honoured by sold Over cars to Date in Auto Dalors is anticipating increased vol Driver one of the he attended Pasadena of the roaring his reputation both As a French car builder and As in wife Doris and four Childre Jaquoline 1c, Linda 14, Randy american Speed Driver led his la and Denise 10. He is a past schools and lives Here with his path across that William c. Durant who after losing control of general motors corp., president of the East Pas Arlen optimists club was fund chairman of the 1qgo-c1 red was looking for a new car anew is a member of the which to return to Power of roses. He is the automobile business. Looking Forward to seeing mis through 409 he engines pow. Erg Lide on the 13i through 300 till is the top of the line .1 Choice he engines. These Power line and the Wagon offers Are move Evirta of of Oice o six or nine Chevrolet has in combinations of the in giving get models. On tie latter the kind of rear facing seat is Only one of transportation lie wants the features that make it one of the most distinctive models in this Field. Full tufted cloth seat holsters with Bright Bill tons and foam padding Are obvious touches of elegance. When there s hauling to he has to Holn in nah n done there s 37.5 cd. It. Of stowage space ready. The so simple seat folding sax dii5go, having both the aus missile and Palomar Observatory seems to have a Corner on the space Market. The vehicle to help reach outer Miltor tomcat and wide tailgate open named for the Mountain top ing were planned for utmost which it rests the observe Utility. On which it rests the Observatory is reached through Scenic Chevrolet has five station Countryside. A special Road up Wagon models this year Andino Mountain Side was built by has Diego county and appropriately named the Highway Cash cure. Camera. Scientists do not look of nebulae and Star clusters sundays and holidays included other bodies of the universe. The Telescope is 53 feet Long with an optical Range of approximately one billion Light years. A Light year is the Dis Tance Light travels at Miles per second for one or Miles. This is twice the distance possible Omar Telescope and the Schmidt Telescope which scientists use in conjunction with it. Outstanding photographs in there is no admission charge. Picknick Cis will find mar stale Park n few Miles from the Observatory Ideal. This exhibit show segments Oci among other Points of inter Sun with idiot gases that Vise jest in the area is the old thousands of Miles Al Jve the Sun s surface a comparison photograph of the Milky Way in nov Tel scope at with a Small Telescope mount Wilson. A push of a Button sets the 200-Inch Telescope in motion and a Large Telescope also numerous photographs some in Turfield stage station at Kin con. The station is now a Din ing room. The trip to and from Palo mar will Lake a visitor through historic areas of Early califor color of galaxies nebulae Andonia. Two of California s Earli moving it to n predetermined constellations with Short Des inc finn ring l inn it Fli position from which it follows an object across the sky. The huge dome hat houses the Telescope is 137 feet in diam Eter and 135 feet High. Tie dome weighs tons. Except for two Inch Wall of unite the dome building is almost entirely of steel. Two tinge shutters in the dome open to permit observations. A nearby exhibit Hall con both the dome gallery and must on a 1062 Chevrolet Lias six be seen mirrors and is in effect a huge the retractable tailgate win to flow is another rattle proof Fea from the visitors gallery of ilium Anaica polio to Grants the exhibit Hall info ism daily. In san Diego land. Ture that Wagon owners prefer to shining Silver dome Cri Lions attached to each one. In splayed in the museum is a replica of the 200-Inch Mirror. The Mirror itself is a single disc of Glass weighing pounds. It was folded in ground and finished from 103g to 1947 and finally put into use in 13 in. Its reflecting surface is aluminium. Est missions Mission san Lull Ray and the Assis Tencia at Pala built by the Spanish padres As a supplement Lomis Sion san Luis Rey. And the Chapel at Santa Ysabel make interesting slops. The scenery a one is Worth the trip. Add in this the educational value o Llic Observatory and museum and you have n memorable trip a schedule Rolet motor co. Chevrolet worked on the de signs through 1910 and 1911, but before his experimental models had been put into production in 3912, he left the com Pany and returned to one from his first love. Wegge each of the 18 but the name regions and six Mem stuck with the vehicles and to jeers Al Large. Wedge becomes Day it has been put on 45 Mil a member of the National Coin lion cars and trucks. The Chevrolet Emblem which has appeared on billions of Mittee As a result of his elec Tion As chairman of the los Angeles Region advisory con cars pieces of advertising and frence. Sales literature was imported the regional conference is from France by Durant. Composed of dealer reprise la As a world traveler in 100s lives from Dodge sales districts Durant saw the pattern March ing off into Infinity As a design in Southern California Zona and Nevada. On Wall paper in a Paris hotel. The design appealed to div i the ant s Active imagination and he promptly Tore off a piece of the paper and put in in his pocket. Ralph Paquette is now associated with the Porter z a t i o n in another move Forward in the g e n c y s in creasing operations in the new car. Used car and service Field. Pau cute has been in the automotive Industry on Colo Paquette appointment of r. P. Clilbert As Western area sales manager for Lac Chrysler ply Mouth division with Headquarters at Ana Heim califor Nia has been announced by e. M. Bradeis general sales manager of the cd Ysler a i y Mouth division. He replaces o. D. Thomas who has been named Central area sales manager with head quarters in Detroit. Prior to his appoint Rado blvd. For 23 years since ment Gilbert was on the Divi Chevrolet thought National committee of Industry would buy a Light car which Dodge dealers combined Beauty with modest advisory con Price like those then being a built in France. Durant backed i Terence h was Chevrolet s work and on nov announced to 3, 1911, incorporated the 4 3 Lay by r. K. Brown Dodge in Vional Man Ager. The commit tee is composed i of 24 members Brand j Jneva 61 a limited Supply most models available but act fast they won t last also a few Choice executive cars carrying a 100% guarantee. Gambier Meir Politan Csc to sucks 2345 e. Colorado so my 1.4211 Pasadena Here s proof Wegge Dodge gives Hou the Edge we number Angel th1 share in in our Success volume sales Means savings to you lowest prices if highest Trade in if largest selection if finest service if Best terms i we carry our own contracts open evenings and sunday Wegge Dodge sen inn san Gabriel motor Isle for 41 years 1021 e. Colorado Pasadena by 2-6111 my 1-6327 139 w. Huntington dr., Monrovia Al 8-2557 i 6-7105 lowest prices from. Largest serve your self selection in la. Chevrolet out Selling the average dealer by 12-1 citizen s Chevrolet Eagle Rock is Southern California s Chevrolet bargain Center no . Or radio just the Best Deal in Southern California. Your Trade in is Worth More in Eagle Rock 2030 Colorado blvd. Chew town Eagle Rock cd 5-1491 evenings til 9 . Sat. Sun til 6

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