Driveway 45 years later

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Driveway 45 years later

Post by andyofcolumbusmerkur » Sun Nov 10, 2019 6:45 pm

One of those brisk yet sunny Autumn days. Crimson King Maple dropping leaves yesterday the same as it did 45 years ago. My older brother is 3 in this picture, now he's 48. If the nearly new e30 or the nearly new Karmann Ghia was in the old picture that would have been fine with me, but I was happy to find this long nose picture (an old slide actually) in a old box of stuff. Can't believe my Dad put that rake up against the car the way he did.
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Re: Driveway 45 years later

Post by Bob Weir » Sun Nov 10, 2019 7:37 pm

Good to see the Maple doing well. The small window panes on the first floor are very attractive, but I wouldn't want to paint them!

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Post by merkurdriver » Mon Nov 11, 2019 2:36 am

Cool pics :cheers

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Re: Driveway 45 years later

Post by John Brennan » Mon Nov 11, 2019 8:39 am

If you still have the 911 (912?), you could do a major remodel on the house (not that it needs one)-- or buy a rental property! Unbelievable how those have gone up in value... :shock:
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Re: Driveway 45 years later

Post by andyofcolumbusmerkur » Mon Nov 11, 2019 8:44 am

That car was sold before I was born :(
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