Diamond Cab
Winchester, Virginia

Maker: Maryland Match Co. Baltimore MD  (Matchcover Collector: Taxi & Cabs)

In April, 1948 a Diamond driver witnessed a gun battle between his passenger's husband and son. Nobody was hit. He radioed police who arrived to find the husband frying a batch of eggs. The man was fined $10 and given a 90-day suspended sentence. Northern Virginia Daily, 1948-04-19 p. 6.

Midway Taxi
Anacortes, Washington

Maker: Lion Match Co. San Francisco CA  (Ebay: Matchbook Album Store)

Anacortes is so close to Canada that "No trip too long" could be out of town, out of state or out of the country.

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