Trailer Chapel Has Speaker System (Jul, 1939)

Trailer Chapel Has Speaker System

Built into a trailer, a chapel on wheels brings church services to isolated mountain sections of Virginia and West Virginia. Its rear wall unfolds to form a platform before the altar, and a canopy containing two loudspeakers for a public-address system, which carries the preacher’s voice to the congregation. A gasoline-driven generator mounted in the back of the sedan that draws the trailer supplies electric power for the public-address system and for cooking and lighting. Supplemented by a storage battery, the generator unit automatically starts when a light or appliance is turned on, and stops when all are switched off.

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  1. [...] Modern Mechanix » Trailer Chapel Has Speaker System Chapel on wheels brings church services to isolated mountain. Its rear wall unfolds to form a platform before the altar, and a canopy containing two loudspeakers which carries the preacher’s voice to the congregation. [...]

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