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View Full Version : Today on Shorpy: San Francisco circa 1920. "Studebaker touring car and biplane at airfield."



JGK 940
07-07-2015, 08:18 PM
Original (it's well worth looking at full-sized) here: Shorpy (http://www.shorpy.com/node/19827?size=_original#caption)

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Studebaker Wheel
07-08-2015, 03:11 AM
Yes, a Light Six touring. Neat photo. Must be a story there.

clonelark
07-08-2015, 07:05 AM
Must be a story there.


Well there is, he was making very good money to support an airplane, A Studebaker touring and a woman with a mink stole.

t walgamuth
07-08-2015, 07:12 AM
Looks like a smoke stack behind the plane....any idea what that is? I looked for train tracks bud did not see.

Buzzard
07-08-2015, 11:45 AM
Great old pic. Thanks for sharing.
Bill

DEEPNHOCK
07-08-2015, 02:30 PM
Wonder if it might be from the movie set from "Hell's Angels"?
Pretty high end pic...
Though the movie was shot in 1930, Howard Hughes was a stickler for details, so the 1920 car would have looked 'period correct'....
Just a swag...
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0020960/news?ref_=tt_pv_nw_sm