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Original Canton Bandag Tire Franchisee Passes

Everett David Richards Sr. of Canton Bandag Tire Co was called home to be with the Lord, July 4, 2017, at age 87. Everett was one of the last original Bandag franchise dealers still living. Born in Doddridge County–Oxford, West Virginia, he was the middle child of seven and the son of a woodcutter. Work … Continue reading Original Canton Bandag Tire Franchisee Passes

Canton Bandag purchases Overman Cushion Tire

Reprinted newspaper article from 2007: Overman Cushion Tire Co. Canton Bandag bought Overman Cushion Tire Co, a rebuilder of antique solid tires, from its ailing owner in 2005. In addition to selling new passenger tires, retreading truck and specialty tires, Canton Bandag / Overman Cushion rebuilds antique solid tires for antique trucks, fire engines, wagons … Continue reading Canton Bandag purchases Overman Cushion Tire