The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'The Antiquated' started by Ryan, Jun 17, 2019.
Stinking Creek, KY 1940 ~
Nope, no Bango here. Wish we had it. Oh yeah, Bento! When I was a kid, they were a big treat!
Pictures from my family from the 1930's up through the early 1970's
Grandmother, Mom and sister
Mom and friends 1940
Dad before going overseas in WW2
Grand parents in 1953. Grandma's 39 Ford coupe in the background. First car I ever drove on about 1960.
My brother and I in 1954. Kidllac is long gone but I still have the 50 pickup in the background.
Ready for Senior year in high school 1965.
Ready for college1969
Girlfriend and my 57 Corvette in 1969
Back in the game. 28 roadster pickup purchased shortly after getting out of the Army in 1973. Still have it.
Great pics COOL 33 ^^^
They had good coffee
Navajo relief convoy
I miss spending most Saturdays at the yards
A friends fathers truck
Those were my thoughts too, and that song starting going through my head.
Shellpile NJ 1938 ~
Moe wasn’t mean; he was frustrated.
I always wanted to check out Forney, Texas.
One day I was in Sunnyvale, Texas looking at granite but ran out of time to drive over to Forney.
Forney always seemed to have so much open land to build on. Maybe someday I will get there.
Today those trucks would be filled with toilet paper !
Jimbo, I grew up in Sunnyvale, parents born and grew up in Forney area. Recently Forney has exploded with development and much of the open land is now streets and houses and traffic jams.Thats why I am in the process of moving to east Texas!
Visiting nurse rode around on horseback to visit clients
Advertising truck before most folks had a radio. Loudspeakers blared the message out.
Radiator flushing service
Winner of the Medium Car Road Race, held in Anaheim, California, on July 4, 1912.
This could have been me in the good old days
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