Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Monday, February 15, 2010


The Peterson is really a fun museum. They have approximately 200 cars
on the 2 display floors and another 350 in the "parking vault" in the

1981 De Lorean Gold Plated
1 of 3 made. An American Express Promotion
7.4 miles--entirely original condition

1931 Twin Coach Delivery Truck

1930 Nash 482 R Coupe
Only Twin Ignition Six rumble seat coupe known to survive.

1948 Davis Divan-Sedan

Scripps-Booth B1 Auto Car 3 Wheels

One of the 6 remaining "Electric Cars" made by General Motors
Everyone should watch "Who killed the Electric Car"

Wood burning truck (fuel wise)

1967 Amphicar Model 770

1948 Davis Divan-sedan 3 wheeled vehicle

"Herbie" the Love Bug

Fred Astaire's Rolls Royce Touring Car

Robert Stack's Mercedes

All of these children drew photo's of "Cars of the Future"
and Honda chose 5 of them and made cars that actually run.

Desk of receptionist in office
Great Hamburger in "Johnny Rocket's" downstairs


GEORGE WASHINGTON: "I walk on untrodden ground. There is scarcely any part of my conduct which may not hereafter be drawn into precedent"

THOMAS JEFFERSON: "I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it".

JAMES K. POKE: "There is more selfishness and less principle among members of Congress than I had any conception of, before I became President of the US."

WOODROW WILSON: "If you want to make enemies, try to change something."

FRANKLIN DELANO ROOSEVELT: "Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough."

HARRY TRUMAN: "My choice early in life was either to be a piano player in a whorehouse or a politician. And to tell the truth, there's hardly any difference."

DWIGHT EISENHOWER: "Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed."


One room in a lived-in house that looked like this in every room.
I love the cable show "Hoarders". Gets me in mood to throw.