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Hot Rods Lynwood CA 1959 Car Show (First Time Shown)

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Deuce Daddy Don, Mar 3, 2012.

  1. Deuce Daddy Don
    Joined: Apr 27, 2008
    Posts: 5,053

    Deuce Daddy Don

    Last edited: Mar 3, 2012
  2. GaryB
    Joined: Dec 19, 2008
    Posts: 3,529

    from Reno,nv

    thanks for posting,lota nice ole rides.looked like watson's t-bird parked in the bunch
  3. Cool video. Thanks. Reminds me of the cars I used to see in the
    "little books" back then.
  4. Lucky444
    Joined: May 14, 2006
    Posts: 1,151


    Loved it.

    If a picture is worth a thousand words, moving pictures speak volumes. Wish more old film footage would surface!

    Thanks for sharing.

    Joined: Jun 23, 2006
    Posts: 1,476


    THAT was great!! Did you see the reflection on Roth's car? Bet Larry Watson painted it?
  6. Rikster
    Joined: Dec 10, 2004
    Posts: 5,781


    Amazing... Thanks for sharing.
  7. grate footage
    forgot about santas village
    whare did all the cars go
  8. Very cool. Wide whites seem like they are still holding on.
  9. hotrd32
    Joined: May 16, 2007
    Posts: 3,508

    from WA

    So the amazing quality of the consistent...thanks
  10. Groovybaby6
    Joined: Dec 29, 2008
    Posts: 750

    from Denver

    Wow, it's amazing to see the Flamer coupe & the Lloyd Bakan '32 parked next to each other!
  11. Groovybaby6
    Joined: Dec 29, 2008
    Posts: 750

    from Denver

    Shirley Barris' T bird was parked near Watson's T bird. Very Kool!

    Deuce Daddy Don...did you take that 8mm film in '59 or did you acquire it somehow?
  12. Deuce Daddy Don
    Joined: Apr 27, 2008
    Posts: 5,053

    Deuce Daddy Don

    Thanks for the PM "Groovy"--Like I explained to you,--Yes I took all those back then, brother in law bought that neat 3wd '34 for $800.00 bucks in 1956 as you see it!---From an L.A. fireman.
    As the day wound down, I tried to capture all I could with my trusty Kodak 8mm wind up camera, remember back then, the 3 minute color roll of film was a hefty $5.00 per roll!! (not like todays dvd long lasting stuff).
    Anyway, hope you guys liked it!!!---Grandson is the PC whiz, so he posted this for me, so thanks to him!!----Don
  13. bushwacker 57
    Joined: Oct 3, 2007
    Posts: 481

    bushwacker 57

    Thanks Don you are giving THE HAMB HISTORY LESSON .
  14. Cool! Thanks for sharing!
  15. Jalopy Joker
    Joined: Sep 3, 2006
    Posts: 25,759

    Jalopy Joker

    great film, and the porno music with it. anyone notice "Toad" from American Graffiti (Ha!)
    next to '56 Chevy with scallops?
  16. Deuce Daddy Don -

    Great footage! ... Thanks for sharing!

    ... and thank the grandson for digitizing it and uploading it to YouTube!
  17. Nice pics. I notice the color of the day was Burgandy, or maybe it was the color you were drawn to Don? ... either way, thanks, nice pics.
  18. Deuce Daddy Don
    Joined: Apr 27, 2008
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    Deuce Daddy Don

    Thanks guys!----Thought you might like to see how it "WAS"----Don
  19. that was a treat
  20. jcmarz
    Joined: Jan 10, 2010
    Posts: 4,636

    from Chino, Ca

    Man, I miss Santa's Village!
  21. Evel
    Joined: Jun 25, 2002
    Posts: 9,024

    1. 60s Show Rods

    Wow that's really amazing.. Where did you get that footage? Any more?
  22. Rocky Famoso
    Joined: Mar 30, 2008
    Posts: 3,000

    Rocky Famoso

    WoW, WoW, WoW, !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    What an OUTSTANDING piece of film Don! Thank You !

    I will have to go back over that frame by frame.

    Roth's first car, Larry Watson cars, and Santa's Village in the San Bernardino Mtns. Epic
  23. That's a great find. Thanks for sharing.
    Fantastic to those way back then..
  24. TerrytheK
    Joined: Sep 12, 2004
    Posts: 848


    Wow, that's one of the highlights of the H.A.M.B. Thank you!

    At about :13 and again at :40 into the clip, there's a maroon or purple (?) channeled "A" that sure looks like the Niekamp roadster. A lot of the details look right except that it looks to have the doors filled. Any thoughts on that, do you or anyone else remember that one?

    Again, great stuff.
  25. BrandonB
    Joined: Feb 24, 2006
    Posts: 3,156

    from nor cal

    Along with the full wheel covers. Cool video and thanks for posting.
  26. Novadude55
    Joined: Nov 10, 2009
    Posts: 2,352

    from CA

    Don that was very cool, love the closeups of the engines. Thanks to you and your grandson.
  27. Thanks Don for posting that. A lot of us appreciate it....
  28. Harms Way
    Joined: Nov 27, 2005
    Posts: 6,869

    Harms Way

    Great Stuff !!!
  29. Verne
    Joined: May 15, 2009
    Posts: 82

    from Burbank

    WOW Don, it don't get better than this!!!

    and thanks Groovybaby6 for the heads up.
  30. That was awesome but didn't you know that White walls weren't popular back then? Nor were lowered cars. This is according to some experts on this site!!! LOL

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