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Old 06-19-2008, 05:54 AM   #1
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I guess it's about time again to meander through my email box and see what turns up. With all the time off I've had lately, the pickings are pretty ripe. Everything from incredible old photography, to dragsters in the works, to... well, works in th...

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Old 06-19-2008, 06:08 AM   #2
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good stuff! how bout some HAMB national decals??
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Old 06-19-2008, 06:49 AM   #3
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nice selection!

Can someone help me in a moment of ignorance, what is this? Looks very familiar but I can't place it. Look forward to seeing more of it

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Old 06-19-2008, 07:18 AM   #4
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"Because retaining walls are for girls... "

That cracked me up.
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Old 06-19-2008, 07:26 AM   #5
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Is this the 5th HAMB Drags already?
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Old 06-19-2008, 07:27 AM   #6
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Cool pics.
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Old 06-19-2008, 07:58 AM   #7
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nice selection!

Can someone help me in a moment of ignorance, what is this? Looks very familiar but I can't place it. Look forward to seeing more of it

I'm not sure either, looks kinda Ford to me, at least around the roofline.
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Old 06-19-2008, 08:03 AM   #8
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very cool stuff..
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Old 06-19-2008, 08:06 AM   #9
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Looks like a mid 60s Chrysler, like a 300 or something. Odd looking cars.
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Old 06-19-2008, 09:14 AM   #10
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you can tell by the front grille usually. with that said, the sideshot looks like a 63-64 or so chrsyler
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Old 06-19-2008, 09:20 AM   #11
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Right on freeze plug...63 & 64 share similar sheet metal. The wheels and tires might date it to late 60's.
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Old 06-19-2008, 09:22 AM   #12
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Look at how the spectators were all dressed up in those Vanderbuilt Cup photos.

No wonder that later on, hot rodders were called hooligans!
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Old 06-19-2008, 10:13 AM   #13
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Who has that gas cap. I'm really digging it. Great pics
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Old 06-19-2008, 10:28 AM   #14
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If my memory is correct, that is Warpigg's Chry in front of Ryan's house in Norman. Right? Man, that was a LONG time ago!

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Old 06-19-2008, 11:19 AM   #15
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What's this for 'girls stuff' about? You have a boy and now you're gonna rag on the finer gender?!?!

And yes, the Vanderbilt Cup was insane, even for boys!
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Old 06-19-2008, 01:34 PM   #16
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the bob burman shot rules. going to have to dig up some more vintage race pictures, it seems like the time to do so.
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Old 06-19-2008, 01:41 PM   #17
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What's this for 'girls stuff' about? You have a boy and now you're gonna rag on the finer gender?!?!

And yes, the Vanderbilt Cup was insane, even for boys!
boys? ever seen the girls???

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Old 06-19-2008, 01:45 PM   #18
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a few more...

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Old 06-19-2008, 01:46 PM   #19
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another movie still


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Old 06-19-2008, 03:08 PM   #20
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I imagine steering that car hauler took some effort.......
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