A new law went into effect in Feb. 1957 that required all vehicles 4 years and older and all used cars to be inspected. Ahead of the law, a clinic for prospective motor vehicle inspectors was held Aug. 31, 1956 at the state highway building. Shown explaining the inspection procedures are the clinic team of, from left to right, State Trooper Donald Marcellus, West Carthage; State Police Sgt. Wells S. Steckels, Malone; Elmer M. Lane, Albany, director of periodic inspection of motor vehicles; and Robert H. Quinn, New York City, public relations director for the department of motor vehicles. Watertown Daily Times

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