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The Story of the Master Movers of Motor Freight


Abstract:
W. W. Akers, Jr. launched a small trucking business in 1933 that has grown into one of the giants in the industry--Akers Motors Lines, Inc., of Gastonia. Today, the company operates 79 terminals, has a fleet of over 1,600, operates in eleven seaboard states, and has gross revenue of over $22 million.
Source:
We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 21 Issue 5, Nov 1963, p129-130, il, por
Record #:
10431