The Jalopy Journal
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At least they are for me.
Really sorry to hear this. She seemed to be able to do it all. She was an inspiration to lots of young women.
I just turned 77, and I am still of the opinion that anything worth doing is worth doing to excess.
See Post 130 of this thread ....
Corvettes: Parts donors.
Yes. All of these things.
On topic, 63 Galaxy 2-door hardtop, 406/405 hp 4 speed
Off topic, 1966 shelby GT-350H, very early car
Was thumbing through the October 1980 issue of Street Rodder (it's a 40 Ford emphasis issue). and in the "Shop Manual" letters section someone...
I’ve had two 40 standards, a coupe and a tudor ... and I’m presently negotiating on another standard coupe. Can’t stay away from them. Interesting...
The price and delivery of Calli tires was great, but my white walls became tan walls within a year ... nothing I’ve tried whitens them back up.
Recharged the a/c in the 49 and repositioned the door panel upholstery in the 49 so it’s covered by the window moldings.
[ATTACH] Another mcm Moss lamp addition that arrived today.
[ATTACH] The old man drank Falstaff but I didn’t care for it and only drank it when I could steal one of his. But when I saw this cooler I had to...
[ATTACH] 55 caps on a 64 wagon.
Thanks Flamed48 for posting my 64 wagon (the patinaed blue one without the hood) ... the hood is now on with louvers.
Just got a new Moss lamp the other day ... unfortunately it came without an original shade, so this one came from Lamps Plus.[ATTACH]
The kick panels and driver side rear panel on my '64 Chevy2 wagon.
Here's my '64 daily driver ... like many of us older guys, I wouldn't have given this a second look when it was new. The hood's on now after it...
All my cars eventually told me what they wanted to be somewhere along the way as I fooled with them. Looks like yours is too.
[ATTACH] I bought this set for my ‘49 about two years ago at a local swap meet for $65 ... figure I stole them at that price. Lots of small...
What grille bar are those ‘53 teeth attached to?
I ran my heavily patina-ed 64 Chevy II wagon w/o a hood for quite some time. My daughter, who loves and tolerates me, asked why I didn’t put the...
A skosh OT, but this was available aftermarket and was also standard equipment in the console of 1967 Shelbys.
Don't believe it's atomic era, but certainly mid-century, by Moss Lamps of California, made in the 50's to very early 60's. They called the floor...
I’m pretty stoked to be able to see my personal copy of “Moon Shot” every day hanging on mu home office wall.
Just to underscore how the midcentury trend has grown, two antique shops featuring midcentury just opened in downtown Mesa in the past month.
And sometimes, if you needed a speaker for the garage, it wasn’t a mistake.
There doesn’t seem to be any problem. If you look at the plate on my 49, it haz a “C” prefix, which I believe corresponded to Yapapai county,...
From those days when tou customized your grille using parts you got at Ace Hardware.
These ashtrays are made by a company called Frankart and came from the 30's. They aren't auto related, but no one said they had to be .... and I...
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