|When cars were cars and had character|
"When dawn spreads its paintbrush on the plain, spilling purple... ," Songs of the Pioneers song from TV show "Wagon Train." Dawn on the mythic Santa Fe Trail, New Mexico, looking toward Raton from Cimarron. -- Clarkphoto. A curmudgeon's old-fashioned newspaper column, cross-breeding metaphors and journalism and art, for readers in 150 countries.
Monday, April 25, 2011
A real car
My first car was a Studebaker--ahead of its time, and doomed... I visited the Oklahoma History Center Saturday with our guest, Dr. Sridhar Krishnaswami of SRM University in India. It is one classy outfit, one of four great museums in Oklahoma City. We came across this beauty. I'm in love.