The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Dog427435, Dec 18, 2009.
I warned you yesterday about giving me guff about my "man purse."
Even back in the day there was someone who wanted to put Mattel type wheels on their hot rods.
Been posted 783 times before, but WHAT A GREAT SHOT of Sugar Ray Robinson in front of his Club in Harlem!
The car is a Chandler. A distinctive feature of the Chandler is that rear window in the top was the same shape as the radiator badge. Behind it is a Buick. Both cars probably new in 1920 (date on the plate).
To you to Ron
Bad taste is not something new.
Even back in the day there was someone who wanted to put Mattel type wheels on their hot rods
^ aint gonna stop too good
IIRC, it was for rural mail delivery in some deeply rutted and muddy roads. There is a discussion of it somewhere in the back pages.
That's what I was thinking.......
I'd be willing to bet that within the 1st half mile of this road trip Dad reached over and expressively flipped the electric window lock out switch....lol
I'm sure it was done with a purpose, not for cosmetic reasons.
Tell me about this Willys guys! I'm assuming a nitro car, like Fantasia? Or WAS IT Fantasia?
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