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Posted By: Miles Germain
Posted On: Thursday February 7, 2019 at 3:34 PM
 
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When I was a kid, my uncle drove a 1967 Buick Electra 225 sedan. I loved that car.
I thought it was so big and beautiful. I would sit in the back seat and hoped my friends would see me going down the street in it. There weren't any cars like that in our neighborhood.

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Your car history by Alan Dinsmore #40662
Pic: Not thoughts but actual cars. 1948 Dodge Custom, 1950 Austin A-40. I was 15 to 18 years old. by Bruce Parsons #40662.1
1954 Cadillac, it was my grandfather's car & I was 11 years old. (EOM) by George Burgess #40662.1.1
PIC: I don't think that car ownership worked out quite like that for me. by Bruce Gibbins #40662.1.2
The first new car I drooled over was the 56 Mercury Montclair. Never ended up with one. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40662.1.2.1
Agree with this one.....awesome car! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.1.2.1.1
How old is the car in the pic Bruce? It looks in great shape! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.1.2.2
The pic was snapped in 1967, Jack. So the car was 31 years old at the time. by Bruce Gibbins #40662.1.2.2.1
Amazing condition for its age. Wonder if it survived? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.1.2.2.1.1
The A40 - that's a British car and a long way from home, Bruce. Do you know its story? (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40662.1.3
I was five years old... by John Kuvakas #40662.2Moderator
Loved your thoughts John. It's nice to remember folks who took time by Bob Jackman #40662.2.1
You are so right about the importance of such people who take the by Jack Dodds #40662.2.1.1
People who take the time by Alan Dinsmore #40662.2.1.1.1
My gosh...imagine trading in a stunning '56 Imperial for a '58 Lincoln !!!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.2.2
My uncle had a '47 Windsor. I was impressed with the dash and parking brake. My 1st true love..... by John Bono #40662.3
47 Chrysler...jukebox grille.....and dash! The coupe was kinda cool. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.3.1
My first love (car) was a '40 Ford coupe. It was also my first real car. You've already seen the pic by Andy Sixsmith #40662.4
We forget stuff....show us the pic. Please. (EOM) by John Bono #40662.4.1
+1 (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.4.1.1
PIC - OK, you asked for it. by Andy Sixsmith #40662.4.1.1.1
Thanks! Sure wish I'd kept such pics. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.4.1.1.1.1
Thanks Andy.....a great pic. (EOM) by John Bono #40662.4.1.1.1.2
When I was a 8 or 9 I saw a photo of a 1959 Cadillac. When I was 36 I bought a Coupe de Ville. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40662.5
A Bantam like my folks. I honestly grew up thinking that a Bantam was normal and all the others by Dick Johnson #40662.6
1961 Imperial convertible. I was 5 when they came out. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40662.7
I will never forget first seeing THOSE HEADLIGHTS! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.7.1
The first car I recall loving was at age 5. It was a blue and white '55 Bel-Air 2drht. by Jack Dodds #40662.8
PIC: '55 Chevy was my first car. It looked like this one..... by John Bono #40662.8.1
(PIC) 1949 Cadillac Club Coupe. Still my all time favorite classic automobile. by Al Dorado #40662.9
Hard to believe that, compared to others, this stunning design was done in 1949! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.9.1
When I was a kid, my uncle drove a 1967 Buick Electra 225 sedan. I loved that car. by Miles Germain #40662.10
A Buick 225. That's a deuce and a quarter. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40662.10.1




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