The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Dog427435, Dec 18, 2009.
Also, I found this awesome video about America in the 1970s. Great footage.
where was this taken? I used to ride one like this back and forth on the Cape Fear river with my granddad when I was a kid...he was friends with the operator
Seeing stuff like this make me glad I am not in commercial construction anymore - those guys in that ditch seem to have a lot of faith in soil cohesion...
These are from mid-late 40's in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from my boss Carole ( owns a collector car lot and KNOWS HER STUFF !! Guess she got it from Dad .... )
Don't know - pulled from the web. It caught my eye because when I was a kid, my family took a trip to Western Kentucky BI (before interstates) in our 1954 Ford and I remember we crossed a river on a ferry like this - scared the bejeebers out of me!
It may be backing into that parking space.
The train station , Rockhampton,Queensland,Australia. Sometime in the 40's according to Mr Google.
Those utes and only 4 door sedans meant it had to be somewhere in Australia.
"He just smiled and gave me a Vegemite sandwich".
Excuse me, but what does that statement refer to ?
It was a line from a popular song from the 1980's group , MEN AT WORK, Song : Land Down Under. Vegemite is an Australian lunch spread somewhat comparable to our "Spam". From what I hear it's good but takes getting used to. They have had it for decades
"Vegemite is an Australian lunch spread ... "
Made from yeast from the brewing process of our yummy beer.
As we said, Rockhampton,Australia. See the last 6 or 7 posts.
Bugsy's place !!
Yeah, he's the guy whose eyeball ended up on the fireplace mantle...
The customers sure liked their Buicks and Cadillacs. Put me down for that beautiful DeSoto however!
Yes and where I said sometime way back regarding this same photo - The kitchen help should not be allowed to park in the main customer lot. :')
( Hint: The Chevy's)
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