Books About New Hampshire
Joys And Sorrows Of An Automobilist

James, Walter
(Earth Heart, 1992)

The manuscript for this little book was found by the author's grandchildren while clearing out family papers. James owned a farm near Portsmouth, N.H. & commuted to MIT in Cambridge, MA where he was a Professor of Mechanical Engineering. In 1918 after buying his first car, a 1912 Cadillac, which would nowadays be considered a "lemon", he then purchased a 1918 Model T Ford. His adventures with both these vehicles are told in this fascinating account of early motoring in N.E.
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