Bantam Checker Jeep Update

Bantam Checker Jeep Update

We have covered the Checker Bantam Jeep story in the past, but as a quick update our friend William Spears. owner of one of the Checker Jeeps has recently written the book Warbaby, a complete history of the development of the Jeep. Here’s a brief description of...
Checker Cab, Let’s Play Ball

Checker Cab, Let’s Play Ball

Back in the day many American businesses operated corporate sports teams to help generate corporate goodwill and adverting. Corporate teams could be found in virtually every major sport:  Baseball, Football and Basketball. Some of these teams actually transformed into...
Call A Checker Cab

Call A Checker Cab

Short blog this week, sorry as most of our members know we had some distractions this week.  That said how about a little happiness with Checkers? Presenting the 1928 brochure for the Model K  and sheet music for “Call A Checker Cab” .  The tune was used...
Tom McCahill and Checker Perspectives

Tom McCahill and Checker Perspectives

Thomas Jay McCahill III  was an automotive journalist in Larchmont, NY.  McCahill graduated from Yale with a degree in Fine Arts.  After graduating from Yale, McCahill managed and later owned Murray’s Garage in New York During the war he wrote articles on a...