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The Omnibus Corporation (also Omnibus Corporation of America<ref name="Rabinowitz 2004 p. ">{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=book }}</ref>) was formed in 1924 and acquired control of Fifth Avenue Coach Company and the Chicago Motor Coach Company with John D. Hertz as chairman.<ref name=coachbuiltfifth>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> In 1953 it purchased Yellow Drive-It-Yourself from General Motors and sold its interests in public transport. The following year the company was renamed The Hertz Corporation and was floated on the New York Stock Exchange.


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The Omnibus Corporation (also Omnibus Corporation of America<ref name="Rabinowitz 2004 p. ">{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=book }}</ref>) was formed in 1924 and acquired control of Fifth Avenue Coach Company and the Chicago Motor Coach Company with John D. Hertz as chairman.<ref name=coachbuiltfifth>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> In 1953 it purchased Yellow Drive-It-Yourself from General Motors and sold its interests in public transport. The following year the company was renamed The Hertz Corporation and was floated on the New York Stock Exchange.


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Intro  History  References  Further reading  

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