Arthur Moore's father was a Justice on the Oregon Supreme Court, and he took over his brother's business after an untimely death. (More on Moore here and here.)
|Bikes and Patriotism during War - December 19th, 1917|
|"you are all entitled to the joys of life"|
After the war, the bike company leaned on the wartime orders in their advertising. Even though the ad at top talks about "Pope," in 1915-16 the company had filed for bankruptcy and reorganized as "Westfield Manufacturing."
Here's a national ad from 1919 in Cosmopolitan.
This is probably something we'll come back to later!