The Motor Car Dumpy Book for Children were a series of small format books and different type of stories included for children written about the Motor Car Stories. The old gentleman who used to walk in front of steam driven carriages on the King's highway. He carried in his hand a red flag which he waved. This is the traction engine which always came behind the old gentleman, and made such a dreadful noise. If the roads were good it could travel four miles in one hour. This is the old gentleman getting out of the way of a motor car. This is the horn for letting people know that the motor car is coming. When you squeeze the india rubber ball at the end of the tube twice, the horn says Pip, Pip.