The Jalopy Journal
A friend sent me this reminder of 3 other customs Mr. Savenkoff produced.
A page from the 1997 Draggins 40th Anniversary book:
Tucked away for warmer and happier times.. As many have said before, this is an inspiring and sometimes sad tale. Hoping the best and improved...
Ralph Weflen's '56 (in progress) from Saskatoon:
Now, it would be neat to know which of our local upholsterers did that incredible interior!! My money is on a fellow named Opheim..?
One of the local hot rods from my youth which inspired me to paint mine blue.. Glen Lebedoff's coupe is currently undergoing a rebuild by his...
myk roc, I didn't know the fellow at all, but I will ask around. Haven't heard of him for a very long time so it's very possible that he wound up...
'55 Chevy headlights..? Geez, my memory!
Well, seeing updates on this thread since I was last visiting had me thinking I'd seen this custom before - so I went on a search this afternoon...
Mark's "Miss Elegance" was known as "The Circuit Breaker" while spending it's time in Saskatoon. Re-aquired and restored to it's original form by...
Pretty sure this one never got any further than this:
Thanks for the compliments fellas! When I was looking for as many pics as I could find of Bakan's deuce I came across some interesting ones.....
Thanks for all you do to keep this thread going, interesting and exciting E..
Merry Christmas to you and everyone following W.E.H.T.!
mopacltd, I'd be absolutely shocked it the trailer ever shows up again (we're in the middle of the prairie - read "nowhere", so it could go...
There are a lot of very good (some a bit extreme - :eek:) ideas on theft deterrents here - thanks for those; I hope they will help someone at some...
Thanks again everyone for your thoughts and concerns. I appreciate that far too many of us know the feelings that come from such violations and...
The Bakan coupe was the major influence to my own '32 as I bought that Hot Rod mag (my first) when I was seven and still have it!
Thanks for checking in everyone. Of course it's a pisser to lose the trailer, but the hood and fenders are a real loss. The '40 has been a local...
Thieves have done it again! A trailer was stolen this morning from my painter buddy's property south of Saskatoon. A black Chevrolet...
Ahh, progress!! Looking great Ian! If you go ahead with the wheel covers it might be neat to paint the centre blue to match some of the interior...
It seems to me that Monogram gave away at least 3 cars after kits were made and the cars had run the course at shows - Big T, Big Deuce and Orange...
..Kat, the "Scarlet Bun" is alive and well - although I'm not sure who has it now. I took this (shaky) pic a few years back at our local...
Moriarity posted this one at sometime - very similar image (same show - maybe the same photographer):
And I have this one in my...
Yes! Allison should be working for AMT!
Like it grew there.. NICE!!
Lots 'n' lots of subliminal messages in Rik's Christmas card this time!!
rgdavid, willys36 gave a great rundown on this on page 11 (post 324) of this thread.. Check it out!
..Deep, deep copper.. Heh, heh.
Super 3 window! You and Larry have great vision!
Wow!! Does Normy-poo look like his dad!
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