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While the dream of participating in a ‘54 Special sedan in this great race has faded, I still hope to make it to a race someday. Here’s some Instagram shots of this last years race held a couple weeks ago 

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some copilot, yes 

 

 

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On 10/17/2019 at 7:44 PM, Ben Bruce aka First Born said:

If you decide to run and need a navigator/copilot?????  Just saying.

 

  Ben


Doesn’t look like they have an age limit so maybe there is still a chance for us Ben. But maybe we should take your fitty and I’ll copilot 🤣 2B94A4D6-1E96-4CDE-AEE8-C8C54EB52295.thumb.jpeg.61db73b9d02dbb50c81bcfb90f70c8e2.jpeg

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From the first race 

Due to the number of wrecks with injuries and many deaths the race only lasted like four (?) years

 

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10 hours ago, MrEarl said:

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 Wire repair with a GARDEN SHEARS ?

Been There,

Done That !

Got the Greasy T-Shirt,

(and have learned not to put it in the washing machine together with the "good stuff"

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13 hours ago, Marty Roth said:

 

 Wire repair with a GARDEN SHEARS ?

Been There,

Done That !

Got the Greasy T-Shirt,

(and have learned not to put it in the washing machine together with the "good stuff"

 

 

 Tin snips?     One must make do with what one has.😁

 

  Ben

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24 minutes ago, Ben Bruce aka First Born said:

 

 Tin snips?     One must make do with what one has.😁

 

  Ben

 

I've had to use the old "Pantyhose for a Fan Belt" trick to get a date home from an evening at the Jersey Shore. 

The '49 Pontiac convertible did just fine.

It worked, and I offered to replace the item.

Her mother was impressed, but her father was not amused, 

or was it the other way around?

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8 hours ago, Marty Roth said:

 

I've had to use the old "Pantyhose for a Fan Belt" trick to get a date home from an evening at the Jersey Shore. 

The '49 Pontiac convertible did just fine.

It worked, and I offered to replace the item.

Her mother was impressed, but her father was not amused, 

or was it the other way around?

 

 Dang, Marty!  Not sure my boots are high enough.

 

  Ben

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On 6/29/2020 at 8:17 AM, Ben Bruce aka First Born said:

 

 Dang, Marty!  Not sure my boots are high enough.

 

  Ben

 

you may need to put your waders on while around ol' Marty :D

 

@Marty Roth

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