Orrin W. Fox’s Used Car Lot in Pasadena California – From The Old Motor

Orrin W. Fox’s used car lot was located at 2345 East Colorado Boulevard in Pasadena, California, when this promotional photo for Fox, dated by the source was taken in 1933. 126 more words

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Car Hop Service at Staley’s Drive In Restaurant – From The Old Motor

Staley’s first restaurant pictured above with “Curb Service” in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, was a constructed in 1937 in conjunction with a local oil company. In addition to food, Shell gasoline and oil products were sold at the restaurant at this location. 126 more words

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In the Garage: Damaged Model “A” Ford Sport Coupe – The Old Motor

Really interesting piece from The Old Motor especially being a Model Sport Coupe Owner albeit a 29 🙂

The article shows a damaged 1930 Sport Coupe pictured at a body shop for what we can assume is estimate and eventual repair.

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Beverly Hills, California: Maddux Inc. Lincoln Service Car – The Old Motor

The story of a high end recovery vehicle operating in a high level neighbourhood, more great stuff from the excellent The Old Motor.

 

Amazingly clean workshop area, with some very nice “clients”!

 

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Holmes Motor Company – If It Isn’t A Ford V-8 It’s Out Of Date

Article from the excellent The Old Motor  Internet magazine

“If It Isn’t A Ford V-8 It’s Out Of Date”: was a catchy slogan used in the front window of the Holmes Motor Co., a Ford dealership located in Lexington, Kentucky at 180 East High Street. This publicity photo was taken in the summer of 1934 by the Lafayette Studios, also of Lexington.

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Period California Custom – V-16 Marmon-Powered 1936 La Salle

Excellent article as always from the Old Motor on a period California Custom V16 Marmon powered 1936 La Salle

Period California Custom – V-16 Marmon-Powered 1936 La Salle

Period California Custom – V-16 Marmon-Powered 1936 La Salle

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