My dad passed away just before Christmas and was a collector of interesting things; some of the treasures from his collection will make it to Texas with me.
A few suitcase items :
78 rpm jukebox record spacer. Early spark plug and a section of steel waterpipe from the old Illinois state prison...
This post war Monark was for sale locally. The seller’s dad (who customized this bicycle) was a pin striper and custom car builder. It’s suggested this bike was customized in the 60s/ early 70s.
The black photo is the inside of one of the rear fender skirts. The skirts and the triangle pieces...
Any members live in Joliet, IL? Dumpster Alert!
I’m up visiting my parents and a neighbor’s house is being cleaned out by the kids.
3 bikes are in the dumpster
bike boom Huffy 10spd - no derailleurs and shifter missing
woman’s 3 spd English style bike; paint looked nice. Sears badge
If you are going to this swap meet to sell and live in the San Antonio, TX area; I have balloon tire parts in the attic of my garage I would like to liquidate to a single buyer.
post war Monark boys frame
Carriers (Columbia , 6 hole Schwinn)
Saddles (one is a Phantom in...
Cleaning out some bicycles and bicycle items.
Planes, Trains, Automobile
early postwar Tandem
While Europe was at war; Umberto Dei was making bicycles for Italian citizens.
1940 Umberto Dei
Seat tube: 56cm (CTC)
Top Tube:57 cm (CTC)
Frame was stripped and powdercoated
4 spd Simplex Champion Du Monde drivetrain
Umberto Dei scripted crankset - rechromed...