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Note: This is a sub-section of 1953 Who's Who in the Motor Industry
Iliffe & Sons, Ltd. Publishers of Motor Trade and other Journals. Dorset House, Stamford Street, London, Telephone: Waterloo 3333. And Branches at Birmingham, Manchester and Glasgow. Directors: Claude Edgar Wallis (Chairman and Managing). Francis George Montfort Bebb (Assistant Managing). Arthur B. Bourne. Editors: Albert George Douglas Clease (Midland—" The Autocar" " Motor Transport" and "Bus and Coach"). Charles Flint Haywood ("Motor Transport" and "Bus and Coach"). Charles Kingsley Wenlock (" Transport Goods Guide"). Harold Sydney Linfield (" The Autocar").
Imperial Chemical Industries Ltd. Leathercloth Division, Manufacturers of Materials for automobile upholstery and prefabri- cated trimmings. Newton Works, Hyde, Cheshire. Telephone: Hyde 651. T/A.: Rexine Hyde. Paints Division, Manufacturers of Paints, Varnishes and Lacquers. Wexham Road, Slough. Telephone: 23851. T/A.: Impkemix, Slough. Head Office : Nobel House, Buckingham Gate, London, S.W.r. Telephone: Victoria 4444. T/A.: Impkemix Telex London. Honorary President: Lord McGowan, K.B.E., D.C.L., LL.D. Directors: John Rogers, O.B.E. (Chairman). A. J. Quig. l (Deputy Chairmen). Alexander Fleck. f Sir W. A. Akers, C.B.E. Rt. Hon. Lord Waverley, G.C.B., G.C.S.I., G.C.I.E., F.R.S. Sir Peter F. Bennett, O.B.E., J.P., M.P. S. P. Chambers, C.B., C.I.E. C. J. T. Cronshaw, D.Sc. Rt. Hon. Sir Andrew Duncan, G.B.E. Lord Glenconner. W. F. Lutyens. Sir Ewart Smith. H. O. Smith, C.B.E. Sir Arthur Smout, J.P. J. L. S. Steel, J.P. Viscount Weir of Eastwood, P.C., G.C.B., D.L. W. J. Worboys, D.Phil. Secretary: R. A. Lynex.
Imperial Motors Ltd. Car Stockists. 55, Oak Grove, Cricklewood, London, N.W.z. Telephone: Gladstone 4443. Directors: L. A. Turner, F.LA.C., M.LM.I. (Managing). W. C. Underwood, A.M.I.M.I. Secretary: Miss M. Rainbird.
India Tyre and Rubber Co. Ltd. Tyre Manufacturers. Inchinnan, Renfrewshire, Scotland. Telephone: Paisley 4141. Sales Headquarters : India House, 92, John Bright Street, Birmingham, i. Telephone: Midland 0421. Directors: G. E. Beharrell. A. R. M: Geddes, O.B.E. A. Healey. T. K. Lawler (General Sales Manager). J. H. Lord. Paul Worth (Works Manager). Managers: G. Wilson ((Export). T. Grant (Secretary). H. B. Mackenzie (Assistant Sales). W. L. Ashton (Equipment). R. M. Davis (Advertising). T. W. S. Aitken (Production Planning). D. M. Greenshields (Regional Manager: Scotland and N. Ireland). I. H. Hayman (Regional Manager: London): J. A. Johnson (Regional Manager: North). D. Livingston (Buying). L. A. McConnell (Regional Manager: Midland). H. Mountford (Production Performance Dept.). R. M. Shapley (Works Accountant). F. Sinclair (Production Superintendent). F. N. J. Taylor (Regional Manager: West). H. Torlay (Chief Engineer). A. Turner (Export Operating). J. Young (Technical).
Ingersoll-Rand Company. Manufacturers of air compressors, pumps, etc. Head Office : New York. London Office : 165, Queen Victoria Street, E.C.4. Telephone: Central 5681. Glasgow Office : 20, Renfrew Street, Glasgow, C.2. Directors: George Doubleday (Chairman). D. C. Keefe (President). R. L. Carpenter (Treasurer). J. P. Grace, Junr. D. R. Lowry. J. H. Phipps. P. J. Bentley. E. J. Smith. M. C. Davison. C. C. Hay (Secretary). Sales Manager: L. R. Hewitt.
Inglis' Garage. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. 1/3 East High Street, The Cross, Crieff. Telephone: 744/5. Proprietor: James Adie Inglis. 105 J. R.
Inwards Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. 57/59, High Street, Ruislip, Middx. Telephone: 3033/4/5. Directors: J. R. Inwards. R. A. Inwards. P. R. Davey. General Manager and Secretary: B. J. Hardacre.
Iron Bridge Service Depot Ltd. Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Stockists. Southall, Middlesex. Telephone: 2355. TIA.:" Iron Bridge," Southall. Directors: C. P. Abbott, F.I.M.I. (Managing). F. G. Moore, M.I.M.I. (General Manager and Secretary). J. Edkins. H. M. Knapton. Managers: W. H. Goodger (Works). R. J. Moore (Sales). H. A. Richmond (Branch).