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Tuesday, December 31st, 2013 09:03 am
Not horse drawn conveyances this Saturday, but the automated kind.

Walter Nathan Brandon, Sr., Ruth Balding Brandon (my grand aunt) and Walter's son, Walter Nathan Brandon, Jr. Photo circa 1932/35.
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The tour bus "at Glen Cove on Pike's Peak" Co. My grand aunt Marion "Murnie" Balding seated back seat, closest to camera. Photo taken 12 Aug 1929.
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The Williams Grocer Co., owned by my great grandfather, Jo Desha Williams, made home deliveries. Photo taken before the business went belly-up prior to 1920.
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This is a Sepia Saturday post. Head over there for other old photos and postcards.
(Anonymous)
Tuesday, December 31st, 2013 11:44 pm (UTC)
I enjoyed looking at the old cars in your post, Happy New year!
(Anonymous)
Wednesday, January 1st, 2014 08:46 pm (UTC)
Some great photos of old vehicles there!
(Anonymous)
Thursday, January 2nd, 2014 08:11 pm (UTC)
That’s a grand set of vehicles and how wonderful to have one in your own family album.
Little Nell.
(Anonymous)
Friday, January 3rd, 2014 02:24 pm (UTC)
What a great tour bus with 10 people inside; I just wonder how many you could get in the back of the grocer's wagon.
(Anonymous)
Saturday, January 4th, 2014 04:42 pm (UTC)
Oh what fun this must have been, such great photos. I am a fan of Pike's Peak too!
(Anonymous)
Saturday, January 4th, 2014 07:12 pm (UTC)
Enjoyed your photos of people in old vehicles.
(Anonymous)
Sunday, January 5th, 2014 11:01 am (UTC)
What wonderful vehicles those are and they are caught to perfection in those photographs. A very happy new year to you Dee.
(Anonymous)
Monday, January 6th, 2014 05:02 am (UTC)
I wish I could ride cars like those.
(Anonymous)
Monday, January 6th, 2014 03:30 pm (UTC)
A wonderful set of images, especially that second vehicle.
Tuesday, January 7th, 2014 07:14 am (UTC)
I love that tour bus. what a nice size. And look at those headlights ! Great photos.