The Cult of the Motor Car

Johnson, Gerald W.
November 1961
New Republic;11/6/61, Vol. 145 Issue 19, p16
Discusses the increasing number of Americans who die from car accidents in the U.S. annually. Concerns over the inability of the highway administrators to implement effective traffic rules and regulations; Accountability of highway commissioners; Proposal to hang the responsible officials whenever death on the highway grows excessive.


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