Antique printed color "Dist-O-Map" of the Western United States by Plumly Mfg. Corp., 1964. This interesting map consists of two layers of paperboard hinged at the center so that they can be rotated. The map is used by setting the arrow at top to the city nearest one's starting point, then the distance from starting point to destination can be read in the window of the destination and the principal highways between cities are in red. Marketed as "Your Newest, Safest, Travelling Aid" and "simple, quick, safe, and accurate." Very good condition with some minor wear that does not affect the usefulness or reading of the map. Measures approx. 7.5 inches in diameter.
Genuine Antique Road Map
Maker: Plumly Mfg. Corp
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