The Jalopy Journal
I have been going to swap meets for over 50 years, both as a vendor, and as a buyer. Yes it costs money to go, but that is the price of doing...
Patience is a virtue. You waited out, and you got it. good for you.
Does anyone remember opening day, and the Connecticut State Police busting every ones balls ? I got a ticket for loud pipes on my 1949 Oldsmobile...
The C & T willys was K.S.Pitm and and his partner Edwards
Try Jack Kieft, 1-860-346-2465, tell him I gave you his number..
I believe their was one from each body builder. Check some old issues of Ford Life Magazine, by Lorin Sorenson .which has been out of production...
I forgot to mention that 1935, 1936 Ford pickups have a one piece windshield, but the 1927 ford truck has a two piece windshield.
1935, 1936, 1937 Ford pickups share the same front fenders. the grill shells, and hoods are the main difference. Hence the confusion.
How about The Elimniator centrifugal supercharger built by Bill, and Al Dahms, the New Trend Machine 409 Chevy powered dragster that ran at...
The car has a 1965 Dodge Coronet nose on a 1963-64 Dodge body.
If you know what space it was in, you could check the Hershey directory to see whose space it was.
The Pie wagon is alive and well in Massachussets.
Mark, thanks for the memories. I drove up from the Carlisle, Pennsylvania area where I now live. I intend to return next year at 80 years old.
That picture is very important to you. I am glad for you that it was saved.
I had a chopped and channeled 1934 Ford fender less pickup truck many years ago. I had to sell it to repay my brother-in-law some money that I...
Stan, I was there trying to sell in the rain. I had 2 pop up covers, but no buyers, there was not a lot of foot traffic on H row.
Subscribe, it is well worth it for pure enjoyment of our lifestyle.
Try a 1949-1954 Chevrolet front spindle. Make bushings to fit the king pin bore, and have the I. D. bored, and reamed to the Econoline king pin size
Just remember, that car is, " The Real Deal, ", not some ones version of what they think was around at the time.
I intend to be there Saturday morning about 10:00 AM
You won't be as guilty as the person that let it get to condition that it is in now.
When I was in the service, in 1959, I bought a 1949 Plymouth 4 door, hood and trunk filled, metallic blue paint job, and a busted transmission...
Did you try Fusick's auto parts in Connecticut ? They specialize in Oldsmobile parts.
2 great finds. Lucky you and the grasshopper.
Nice, and the youngster likes it too.
1953 Buick Skylark.
When I lived in San Francisco, a schoolmate had a ex-stevedore faded green jail bar pickup missing about half of the jail bars. Under the hood he...
My only battery story is when I had my first import truck, a 1970 model. One day I was driving and began to smell rotten eggs. I stopped, popped...
Some people are gluttons for punishment.
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