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Saunders, Harris

Born in Nebraska and a long-term resident of Alabama, Saunders was chairman of the board of Saunders Leasing System, one of the major national companies specializing in full service leasing of trucks, truck-tractors, and trailers.

He was director and past national president of CATRALA and the last survivor of the original father and four sons team that gave birth to the Saunders System and automotive rental industry in 1916.

He wrote a book called Top Up or Down? that featured illustrations of trucks, cars, rental stations, industry pioneers and leaders, as well as inside stories.

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  1. 1. James Starr [ October 31, 2015 @ 05:49PM ]

    Worked at Saunders Leasing in Rock Falls, IL on the Northwestern Steel and Wire Fleet. Was a T-4 Technician from March of 1972 till December 1982...Looking for Bob Saunders...going to AL next week and would like to say pay him a vivit and say Hi!!!.... Thanx for Memories, Jim Starr

  2. 2. ian cameron [ March 04, 2016 @ 01:42PM ]

    great company to work.i worked from 1976 to 1985 when ryder came.saunders was a great place to work and missed it greatly as ryder wasnt as good of a company.i,ll never forget saunders

 

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