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Monday, March 23, 2015

That Old Car


Several viewers liked the old car that was with the chickens in the window so here are a couple more pictures of it resting in North Dakota.


The license plate shows 80 (1980) so it was on that road at least up to that date.

It is a 1940 Chevrolet Town Sedan.





10 comments:

  1. They are so beautiful those old cars, so different from the modern ones. The small windows and the length of the car with the footstep, it is a beauty.

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  2. This one is begging for a restoration project and it looks not so bad from the outside. Nice old one.

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  3. it is worthy of its own post. :)

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  4. My grandpa had a 1946 Chevy coupe, which my brother and I eventually turned into a fun car. We took out the door panels and covered them with red material, covered the arm rests with velvet and put a fuzzy rug in the back window. It had one of those funny looking starters on the floor, and that car hauled around many of our high school friends.

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  5. Seems funny to me that no one has restored it!

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  6. Wonderful shots. I would frame that second one.

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  7. My brothers had cars like this. I was born in 1942. My brothers were older than I. As I grew up seems a lifetime my brothers were driving them and polishing them. What memories for me.

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  8. Yes, great reminders of yesteryear - I bet there were some interesting journeys taken in this vehicle!

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