March 10, 1957
Streetsboro Bus- Bus is the word for the new 73-passenger school bus which was added to the Streetsboro Local School District Tuesday afternoon.
The transit type bus features a pusher-motor located in the rear. It cost more than $#12,000, and is reportedly the first and largest of its type in Portage County.
The bus is expected to be put into operation Monday when it will be used to shuttle students between housing projects and the school. Driver of the bus will be Eugene Yoder.
Going overf an operating manual , left to right, are Richard Myers a representative of the Myers Equipment Corp. of Canfield, O.; Fred Cover, principak of Streetsboro school; Merrill Wise, member of the board of education and chairman of the transportation committee and Don Stanley, representative of the White Motor Co. of Akron. Looking out the driver's window is Eugene Yoder.
As if to let no one forget the size, a title is painted on the bus. Its name: Jumbo.