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Old 07-24-2012, 08:17 AM   #1
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Default Rare Bonneville Pictures Aug. 1962



I have an old disc labeled "Vintage Hot Rod Pictures- Mike Smith's Collection" that's been sitting in my desk drawer for many years (I called Mike to ask permission to use them, and he had almost totally forgotten about sending me the disc). I just p...

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Old 07-24-2012, 08:40 AM   #2
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Default Re: Rare Bonneville Pictures Aug. 1962

WOW, thanks for taking the time to post Jive Bomber.
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Old 07-24-2012, 09:06 AM   #3
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JB. Make my day! Thanks.
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Old 07-24-2012, 09:06 AM   #4
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Default Re: Rare Bonneville Pictures Aug. 1962

More please.
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Old 07-24-2012, 09:59 AM   #5
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Default Re: Rare Bonneville Pictures Aug. 1962

The Thunderbird streamliner is Ermie Immerso's car that was later turbine powered.
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Old 07-24-2012, 11:17 AM   #6
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Default Re: Rare Bonneville Pictures Aug. 1962

The first one is "The Spirit of Salt Lake City". It was totally wrecked and then restored by the original owner's son

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Old 07-25-2012, 09:55 AM   #7
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Default Re: Rare Bonneville Pictures Aug. 1962

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The first one is "The Spirit of Salt Lake City". It was totally wrecked and then restored by the original owner's son

Not only that the driver died.
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Old 08-11-2012, 08:14 AM   #8
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Not only that the driver died.
Yeah, I left that part out. Sorry about that.
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Old 07-24-2012, 12:20 PM   #9
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... Lots of gems here for you to enjoy, and more to come….
Jive-Bomber Jay (& CHR MIKE) - Gems indeed! ... Thanks for sharing! ... Looking forward to more!
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Old 07-24-2012, 12:27 PM   #10
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Jive-Bomber.....THANKS for posting.....I love these old B&W B-ville pics.
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Old 07-24-2012, 12:32 PM   #11
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Very cool! Thanks for posting, can't wait for more!
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Old 07-24-2012, 04:13 PM   #12
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I've got plenty more coming later this week...

Stay tuned!

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Old 07-24-2012, 05:12 PM   #13
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Mr Munro must have been popular back then, pics of him are poppin up all the time. He's definatley a legend!
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Old 07-24-2012, 06:42 PM   #14
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More!
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Old 07-24-2012, 08:03 PM   #15
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Default Re: Rare Bonneville Pictures Aug. 1962

Thanks for sharing.
My neighbor said he just came across some 8mm footage of B'ville in '62. I'll see what I can do.
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Old 07-24-2012, 10:28 PM   #16
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Great Post!
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Old 07-25-2012, 09:40 AM   #17
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Default Re: Rare Bonneville Pictures Aug. 1962

Great pics, thanks! Wish I could make it to the salt this year....
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Old 07-25-2012, 10:16 AM   #18
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Great! Love the old Bonneville pix, keep 'em coming.
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Old 08-02-2012, 07:24 PM   #19
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Default Re: Rare Bonneville Pictures Aug. 1962

Jive-Bomber Jay (or CHR MIKE) -

Any more pics from the '62 Speed Week event? ... I was really hoping you might have some images of the #360 entry to add to my The Markley Bros BELLY TANK – A Pictorial History thread.
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