American Factory Mascots

Manufacturer:  Dodge Brothers 1914-1928.  1932 - 1934 Charging Ram.

1932 to 1934, Chrome plated, die-cast zinc.  This charging ram mascot was designed by Alvart T. Fairbanks but was patented by Herbert V. Henderson in December of 1931, the patent was granted in March of 1932.  A legal battle between Fairbanks and the Chrysler Corporation was defused and Fairbanks received an out of court settlement of $1200 US for his prototype design.