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« Reply #1845 on: January 21, 2009, 10:33:35 pm »
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« Reply #1846 on: January 21, 2009, 10:36:20 pm »
Here ya go Digger,...

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photo by Mike Beach


photo by the one and only Big Bob

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« Reply #1847 on: January 21, 2009, 10:39:35 pm »
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« Reply #1848 on: January 21, 2009, 10:44:37 pm »
Super Duster Handout - Gary Henderson - 1973

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« Reply #1849 on: January 21, 2009, 10:54:23 pm »
Dad - Billy Grooms - at Bowling Green in the Arkansas Razorback  - 1972



Photo by Ted Pappacena

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« Reply #1850 on: January 21, 2009, 11:11:30 pm »
Razorback at home

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Me in seat and little brother Brian on tire. 1972 - We were 7 and 4 respectively - all for tonight - I'll post more of Dad in the Super Duster at a later time - This thread has been great to follow - My thanks to all those who have posted - many photos I've never seen...... ':cool:'
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« Reply #1851 on: January 21, 2009, 11:15:57 pm »
Bruce,I think the unknown photographer shot is by Ted Pappacena.     Dennis Doubleday

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« Reply #1852 on: January 21, 2009, 11:43:24 pm »
Thanks Dennis - I made the change - well maybe a few more







The above are the last series of named "Black Trash" cars Dad and Uncle Lowell built.  Though the IV was not a Funny I've always liked that Hemi setting in there.  Shortly after the Camaro he started driving the Razorback.
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« Reply #1853 on: January 21, 2009, 11:50:45 pm »
Quote (SLICK VIC @ Jan. 21 2009,21:36)
Here ya go Digger,...

unknown photo seattle




Herman Marchetti photo seattle




for John


photo by Mike Beach


photo by the one and only Big Bob

...Thanks Slick!...First pic "Probably" Rich Calson...We Gotta get THAT dude on here!!!...

...Those Vettes you posted really "opitomized" all the Double "B" Cars coming from LA to match race!!!...Cool! ':cool:' '<img'>

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« Reply #1854 on: January 22, 2009, 12:06:13 am »
Yea Rich would be the icing on the cake for
 Northwest photos, let alone the west coast, he`sa busy
guy,.. '<img'> ..probly on lake havisue in his Rv... ':p'


The remains of Jerry Ruth`s 69 1st Pay N Pak
Taken in 2007..suppose to be being restored.









Ruths 69 camaro Pay N Pak


Terry Capp Wheeler Dealer body,.
 last known of to be in Canada last year.


One of Twigs old bodies in Chehalis

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« Reply #1855 on: January 22, 2009, 12:16:27 am »
Quote (SLICK VIC @ Jan. 21 2009,23:06)
Yea Rich would be the icing on the cake for
 Northwest photos, let alone the west coast, he`sa busy
guy,.. '<img'> ..probly on lake havisue in his Rv... ':p'


The remains of Jerry Ruth`s 69 1st Pay N Pak
Taken in 2007..suppose to be being restored.









Ruths 69 camaro Pay N Pak


Terry Capp Wheeler Dealer body,.
 last known of to be in Canada last year.


One of Twigs old bodies in Chehalis

...Does Bucky Have JR's Flopper for the restore...?

...Do you have any Terry Capp Mustang II shots for the deal...?

...Awesome stuff Vic! '<img'>

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« Reply #1856 on: January 22, 2009, 12:31:07 am »
I love this shot,..I think it is By Big Bob,..
Frank tolled me the used the same type a deal
with the digger he drove in 67-68 or so



Back in the day...Bill Speavek


and some time around yesterday,..


For Lippy the candy pusher


the old Mr.Magoo Don Sosenka


This may have already been posted,
.Frank Hawley 2nd owner of the 1976 Man Crush car VV


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« Reply #1857 on: January 22, 2009, 12:33:11 am »
That's the car that carried Frank Manzo to his 1st World Championship. Painted chassis/Tye-dyed tin/chromed/2 body poles/Headers/Can/Chrisman 3rd/Wheels and tires. Ready to race. Rolled out the door of Ken Cox's shop for $8950 in 1976.
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« Reply #1858 on: January 22, 2009, 12:34:48 am »
The Ruth car is up north of me,..not at Bucky`s
No mustang 2`s of Capp

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« Reply #1859 on: January 22, 2009, 12:36:49 am »


Thats a Monza right '<img'>

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