So here is a vintage original porcelain gas oil advertising sign US United States Tires. Porcelain vertical sign is in aged used chipped as is condition see pics measuring about 72H with nice color for age. Sign has makers mark Burdick Enamel Sign Co from Chicago, Il.  It was founded in Naugatuck, Connecticut, in 1892. It was one of the original 12 stocks in the Dow Jones Industrial Average,  and became Uniroyal, Inc. As part of creating a unified brand for its products and subsidiaries in 1961. The company’s long-lived advertisement slogan was United States Tires are Good Tires.  One of Uniroyal’s best known tires is the Tiger Paw introduced in the 1960s and included as original equipment for that decade’s muscle cars such as the Pontiac GTO, which itself was promoted as The Tiger during its early years. Today around 1,000 workers in the U. Remain employed by Michelin to make its Uniroyal brand products. While in North America, Colombia and Peru, the Uniroyal brand has been owned by Michelin since 1990, outside those regions, the Uniroyal brand has been owned by Continental AG since 1979 following their acquisition of Uniroyal Europe, formerly known as Englebert. The item “Vintage original porcelain gas oil advertising sign US United States Tires ships” is in sale since Thursday, December 19, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Advertising\Merchandise & Memorabilia\Signs\Original\1930-69″. The seller is “2015usprzes” and is located in Elma, New York. This item can’t be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.
- Type of Advertising: Sign
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Brand: US TIRES