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Feb. 23, 1963 Southeast Missourian advertisement
GROWING... Not the size...But the Sales!
YES! The 1962 Volkswagen was greatly accepted and bought at Allgood Motor Co. during its third successful year in Cape Girardeau.
Allgood Motor Co. plans to grow even more in 1963 and so will Volkswagen sales.
Come in and see these sensible vehicles--with the low price tags. Their air-cooled rear engines and superior mileage! Their rugged welded-steel bodies! And find out about our unique Volkswagen protective plan--with Volkswagen-trained technicians and genuine Volkswagen spare parts.
Come in and Meet Us--and Meet the Volkswagen, Too
Allgood Motor Company
Sales and Service
Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Jan. 2, 1964 Southeast Missourian
Allgood Motor Changed Hands
The Allgood Motor Co., a Volkswagen automobile agency here, went into operation today under new ownership, it was announced today.
The new proprietor is Jack Adams of Kirkwood, president of the corporation which bought the assets of the corporation headed by Laymon Allgood.
The business, at 208 Linda, is being operated under the name Adams Sales and Service, Inc.
Other stockholders are Mrs. Adams and James McHaney.
Mr. Allgood had operated the agency since Jan. 1, 1960.
Mr. Adams and his family are to make their home in Cape Girardeau, it was reported.
Sept. 22, 1965 Southeast Missourian advertisement
The new 1966 Volkswagens are here. Ready for delivery--with new features, new interiors, and the same old funny-looking beetle shape.
Be the first on your block to drive and have a 1966 VW. Or check our 1965 close-out bargains on demonstrators.
Jack Adams Volkswagen, Inc.
Highway 61 at William
The business became Cape Volkswagen, Inc. in 1970 after assets of Jack Adams Volkswagen were purchased by Frank Vitale of St. Louis, who took over management.
Cape Volkswagen-Porsche-Audi was still doing business in 1978. The 1979 city directory lists Colonial Bread at 208 Linda.
A December, 1978 telephone directory advertisement lists Wieser Motor Co., 2410 William, as the Volkswagen-Audi dealer.
The 1980 and 1981 telephone directories list Town and Country Motors, 1733 N. Kingshighway, as the Volkswagen dealer.