August F. Thumm's mother, discouraged her son was working as a plumber for less than three cents an hour, recommended he consider a different line of work - maybe something with mechanical devices because of his fondness for tinkering and skill with his hands.
Augie Thumm, August's grandson, said his granddad always had an affinity for motorcycles and bicycles, and taking his mother's advice, August F. Thumm went into business with his brother, Karl, selling Harley-Davidson motorcycles, bicycles and tires.
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Thumm's Daily Tip
Basic tips on flat tires.
Cycling Glossary - Word of the Day
An ingenious inline brake-cable device, usually installed on the headset (steering mechanism) of freestyle BMX bikes, that makes it possible to spin the handlebars and front wheel 360 degrees without tangling the cables.