Wheels of Fortune: The Miami Cycle & Manufacturing Co. in Middletown
One of the companies of industrialist Paul J. Sorg, The Miami Cycle and Manufacturing Company in Middletown, Ohio, was established in 1895. By the early 1900s the company was manufacturing 100,000 bicycles per year and in 1910 began manufacturing the famous Flying Merkel motorcycle.
The presentation will be given by Sam Ashworth, who is a former Armco employee, teacher, graphic artist and past president of the Middletown Historical Society.
This program is free and open to the public. Registration is required at MiamiOH.edu/Regionals/RSVP. Verity Traditions will be streaming via Zoom. Login instruction will be emailed to those registered on October 23.
Tuesday, October 27 at 6:00pmVirtual Event