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Dee Burris Blakley ([personal profile] dee_burris) wrote2013-12-31 09:03 am

Sepia Saturday 209: Cars and trucks...

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.

Sepia Saturday January 4, 2014

(Anonymous) 2013-12-31 11:44 pm (UTC)(link)
I enjoyed looking at the old cars in your post, Happy New year!

(Anonymous) 2014-01-01 08:46 pm (UTC)(link)
Some great photos of old vehicles there!

(Anonymous) 2014-01-02 08:11 pm (UTC)(link)
That’s a grand set of vehicles and how wonderful to have one in your own family album.
Little Nell.

Bob Scotney

(Anonymous) 2014-01-03 02:24 pm (UTC)(link)
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) 2014-01-04 04:42 pm (UTC)(link)
Oh what fun this must have been, such great photos. I am a fan of Pike's Peak too!

(Anonymous) 2014-01-04 07:12 pm (UTC)(link)
Enjoyed your photos of people in old vehicles.

From Alan B.

(Anonymous) 2014-01-05 11:01 am (UTC)(link)
What wonderful vehicles those are and they are caught to perfection in those photographs. A very happy new year to you Dee.

Rockbleeder

(Anonymous) 2014-01-06 05:02 am (UTC)(link)
I wish I could ride cars like those.

(Anonymous) 2014-01-06 03:30 pm (UTC)(link)
A wonderful set of images, especially that second vehicle.

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[identity profile] boundforoz.wordpress.com 2014-01-07 07:14 am (UTC)(link)
I love that tour bus. what a nice size. And look at those headlights ! Great photos.