[Editor’s note: This “Reminiscing” story, edited by Richard Lentinello, comes to us fromHemmings Classic Car reader Jim Zimmerman of Burlington, Wisconsin.]
In 1965 my father bought me a 1930 Ford Model A Town Sedan. It was purchased from a small used-car lot in Tama, Iowa, for $225. We towed it with a bumper bar back to Arlington Heights, Illinois, where we lived. It ran fine, but we were not quite sure of its reliability for the trip home.
Read Jim’s Model A story here