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January 25, 2023
From the Ipswich Tribune July 18, 1929 edition
PARMLEY URGES FOUR WAY HIGHWAYS
Many Accidents Could Be Avoided by This Method-Pugsley Writes Hid Approval Plan
J. W. Parmley, president of the South Dakota Automobile Club is advocating four way highways as a safety factor to minimize travel accidents.
The two way center track whether concrete or gravel, for fast moving traffic and a dirt road on each side for slower traffic, for teams, tractors, pedestrians, stock and as a safe place for fast moving vehicles to stop for repairs would prevent many mishaps, Mr. Parmley said.
The recent acciden...