The Beautiful and Damned

The Beautiful and Damned

The war was over and the ship dropped him off in the big city. Being a country boy, he had never seen such a thing. It was one… continue reading »

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Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

Hey fellas… Just wanted to drop a note and wish you all a Happy Thanksgiving. ┬áThe word “thankful” doesn’t even begin to describe how I feel about y’all…. continue reading »

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The Roadside Toolbox

The Roadside Toolbox

So we have a thread on vintage tool boxes already and it’s a damned good one. What we don’t have is a thread dedicated to toolboxes used for… continue reading »

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Strange Things Afoot In Mexico

Strange Things Afoot In Mexico

I love Mexican people and I love Mexico. In fact, at one point in my life I was strongly considering the move down south. Once immersed, there’s just… continue reading »

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Model A Survivor

Model A Survivor

So the next couple of weeks are gonna be nuts here at The Jalopy Journal World HQ. I have a ton of new merch that I’m getting ready… continue reading »

The Barber’s Tub

The Barber’s Tub

A little more than 50 years ago, my grandparents and my dad found themselves at the intersection of Virginia and Plaza Streets in Reno, Nevada. The sky was… continue reading »

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Home Movie Drag Race Footage: Can You Guess?

Home Movie Drag Race Footage: Can You Guess?

I just fount this nice footage of the early days of drag racing labeled “Albertson Family 1956 Drag Races” but it obviously is from a bit later once… continue reading »

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The Dragettes

The Dragettes

In 1955, Kansas City was quickly becoming one of the hottest scenes for illegal street racing. Shit was going down… and it was going down on the regular…. continue reading »

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