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I'll never forget my first car : stories from behind the wheel

Author: Bill Sherk
Publisher: Toronto [Ont.] : Dundurn Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this hilarious collection of stories, Old Autos columnist Bill Sherk describes in vivid detail the trials and tribulations of those brave souls who, throwing caution to the wind and money down the drain, made the fateful decision that would forever change the course of their lives. They went out and bought their very first cars. And whether it came from the showroom or the scrapyard, your first car was your  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Anecdotes
Humor
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sherk, Bill.
I'll Never Forget My First Car : Stories from Behind the Wheel.
Toronto : Dundurn, ©2005
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Sherk
ISBN: 9781459717688 1459717686 9781550029178 1550029177 128281401X 9781282814011
OCLC Number: 431535302
Description: 1 online resource (180 pages) : illustrations
Contents: ""Cover""; ""Half title""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Dedication""; ""Table of Contents""; ""Introduction""; ""Chapter 1: Iâ#x80;#x99;ll Never Forget My First Car""; ""Chapter 2: Three Generations Of First Cars By Dave Wolfe""; ""Chapter 3: Doug Lennox Remembers A 1949 Chevy""; ""Chapter 4: Bob James Remembers His 1957 Ford Convertible""; ""Chapter 5: Kent Weale Remembers His 1940 Ford Coupe""; ""Chapter 6: John Squirrelâ#x80;#x99;s First (and last) 1939 Mercury Convertible By John Squirrel""; ""Chapter 7: Bob Kirkâ#x80;#x99;s 1956 Buick Century: The Tire-Squealing Summer Of 1966 In Whitby, Ontario By Bob Kirk"" ""Chapter 8: Hazlett and Jones â#x80;#x94; Used Car Sales By Gord Hazlett""""Chapter 9: Ed Smithâ#x80;#x99;s 1956 Studebaker Over Forty Years Ago By Ed Smith""; ""Chapter 10: Pumping Gas Over Forty Years Ago""; ""Chapter 11: The Sherk Brothers Buy A 1937 Buick""; ""Chapter 12: Bob James Remembers His 1941 Ford Convertible""; ""Chapter 13: Old Car Stories At Wheatley Baptist Church""; ""Chapter 14: Richard Busseâ#x80;#x99;s 1953 Meteor Customline By Richard Busse""; ""Chapter 15: Bill â#x80;#x9C;Wizardâ#x80;#x9D; Derbyshireâ#x80;#x99;s First Car""; ""Chapter 16: The First Car Mike Filey Wanted To Buy"" ""Chapter 17: Ron Morash Remembers His First Two Cars By Ron Morash""""Chapter 18: Dr. Bob Mcgirr Remembers Matilda""; ""Chapter 19: Ovide Pazzyâ#x80;#x99;s 1951 Chevrolet By Robert Pazzy""; ""Chapter 20: My First Mercury Flathead (1968-1975) By Vern Kipp""; ""Chapter 21: Don Barnesâ#x80;#x99; First Car""; ""Chapter 22: Dewane Tetzlaffâ#x80;#x99;s Cool Meteor and Red-Hot Plymouth Fury""; ""Chapter 23: The Balzer-Pickford Model A Coupe""; ""Chapter 24: Bill Myers Remembers A 1936 Chevrolet""; ""Chapter 25: Jerry Shuster Remembers Two 1936 Chevrolets""; ""Chapter 26: My First Car By Bernard Lalonde"" ""Chapter 27: Jim Domm Remembers Dadâ#x80;#x99;s 1954 Monarch Lucerne""""Chapter 28: Earl Domm Meets Ron Fawcett""; ""Chapter 29: Old Essex Roadster For 25""; ""Chapter 30: 1932 Chevrolet Roadster With Canoe""; ""Chapter 31: Two Old Photos From Essex County""; ""Chapter 32: Gord Harsellâ#x80;#x99;s 1941 Mercury Convertible By Gord Harsell""; ""Chapter 33: David Wellsâ#x80;#x99; Automotive Memories By David Wells""; ""Chapter 34: Bob Jamesâ#x80;#x99; First Car: A 1938 Plymouth""; ""Chapter 35: Jim Nevisonâ#x80;#x99;s 1951 Ford Convertible By Jim Nevison""; ""Chapter 36: Bob and Marion Omsteadâ#x80;#x99;s 1949 Ford Coupe"" ""Chapter 37: Murray Mcdiarmidâ#x80;#x99;s Automotive Memories By Murray Mcdiarmid""""Chapter 38: My 1964 Corvair Monza Spyder By Mike Thibodeau, Editor, Leamington Post""; ""Chapter 39: Duke Deadman Remembers His 1941 Ford Convertible""; ""Chapter 40: The First Car Bill Otton Drove""; ""Chapter 41: Kem Jonesâ#x80;#x99; 1936 Ford Phaeton""; ""Chapter 42: Byron Warwickâ#x80;#x99;s First â#x80;#x9C;Carâ#x80;#x9D; Was A Truck""; ""Chapter 43: My Unforgettable Triumph Gt6 By Kathy Vance""; ""Chapter 44: Bill Myers Remembers One Old Car After Another""; ""Chapter 45: My First Two Cars By Alvin Shier"" ""Chapter 46: Paul Clancyâ#x80;#x99;s â#x80;#x98;Alarm Clockâ#x80;#x9D; Meteor""
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In this hilarious collection of stories, Old Autos columnist Bill Sherk describes in vivid detail the trials and tribulations of those brave souls who, throwing caution to the wind and money down the drain, made the fateful decision that would forever change the course of their lives. They went out and bought their very first cars. And whether it came from the showroom or the scrapyard, your first car was your ticket of admission into the adult world. Gas, oil, repairs, tow trucks, speeding tickets, insurance, and fender benders would take a vacuum cleaner to your bank account, but you didn't c.

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