I'm a subscriber to "Pat Ganahl's ROD & CUSTOM" Blog (or as @pgan calls it, his "column") ... and every week, I anxiously await his latest installment. Although not all of Pat's columns are "HAMB-friendly," I suggest that all HAMBers also "subscribe" to it as it's always a great read ... and it's FREE At any rate, Pat's post for today (Monday, April 5th 2021) is very HAMB-friendly as it features photographs shot in 1939 & 1940 ... check it out: ONE OLD PROOF SHEET April 5, 2021 I think it’s time for something old. Really old. Like 1930s and pre-War ’40s old. We’re talking Muroc dry lake and the birth of hot rodding–though not by that name, yet. The Southern California Timing Association (SCTA), the first “umbrella” organization gathering dozens of already existing roadster clubs, was formed in early 1938. : : : : : : Enough? Enough. Plenty more to come later.