Teresa, Margarita y Aurora González MelladoDiego González Ragel. c. 1940
The Bat Men Of Mars
Air Wonder Stories, May 1930, illustration by Frank R. Paul
Although the first car wash appeared in 1914, it would take a few decades to figure out the best way to go about it. Since dirt roads were the norm back then, the car undercarriages would get extremely dirty.
One solution was a flooded circular basin, such as Chicago’s “Auto Wash Bowl” depicted here, in 1924. The cars were driven around, and then detailed by hand up top. (via Findery)
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