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As the law stands

Author:
Pughe, J. S. (John S.), 1870-1909
Date:
1902-04-16
Description:
A wealthy old man rides in an automobile driven by his chauffeur. They are racing through the countryside during a cross-country auto race and have struck several pedestrians who are not used to encountering automobiles on country roads. Caption: Owner (to Chauffeur) -- Don't stop! It only costs about ten dollars apiece to run them down. I must break the record even if it costs a hundred!
Subject:
Automobile racing, Chauffeurs, Pedestrians, Rich people, Traffic accidents
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o276218
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