2010 TJJ/H.A.M.B. Swag

Tuesday, April 20, 2010
2010 TJJ/H.A.M.B. Swag

A recent emergency survey of our folks in the field indicates a firestorm of lunacy brewing on the traditional hot rod front. Failure to prepare for this madness… continue reading »

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October, 1956 – The Pomona Road Races

Monday, April 19, 2010
October, 1956 – The Pomona Road Races

This isn’t my typical road race post. Typically I sit down with a bit of guilt, try my best to put it aside, and then figure the most… continue reading »

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Crime Wave!

Friday, April 16, 2010
Crime Wave!

I love it when doing research on one subject leads to something even more interesting… I was looking at clips from the 1954 film noir classic “Crime Wave”,… continue reading »

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The Dodge Texan

Thursday, April 15, 2010
The Dodge Texan

I found myself surrounded my angry Yankees this weekend. With a hint of deceit in their eye, they asked about “Texas Pride” and why all Texans figure they… continue reading »

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The Magnificent Stuart Hilborn

Wednesday, April 14, 2010
The Magnificent Stuart Hilborn

Stuart Hilborn first went to the dry lakes in 1938. He was shocked at the speeds seen and the experience changed him. At the time, he was working… continue reading »

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Dad’s 56 Corvette

Tuesday, April 13, 2010
Dad’s 56 Corvette

This is the final post from my “Dad’s old cars” series, and this last one is special. While in the Navy from ’58- ’61, my father wasn’t a… continue reading »

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The 2010 Lone Star Round Up

Monday, April 12, 2010
The 2010 Lone Star Round Up

When i was a kid, my dad and I built a ton of models. Mostly, we focused on WWII aircraft. We’d spend hours putting them together. Every piece… continue reading »

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Hoodlum City is Back

Thursday, April 8, 2010
Hoodlum City is Back

The dot-comers dressed in crisply ironed khakis matched with sharp button-down short sleeves are replaced by hoodlums in jeans and t-shirts. The creepy politicians creep back into their… continue reading »

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