Back in the old days. by Albert

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We used this Austin A40 to deliver newspapers for Mister Butler the owner of the News Agency. That’s my brothers and sister in the pic and the blond guy is an old mate.

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  • Gary Kelly
    Gary Kellyover 5 years ago

    A Hills Hoist and a battered Austin A40… can’t get much more Aussie than that!

  • Thanks for stopping by Gary.
    You’ll notice that the Hills Hoist even has a clothes-peg compartment…..can’t get better than that!
    The reason I took this pic is because we had just painted by hand all the car bright blue and put advertising on all the doors and boot and flames coming off the front fenders.

    – Albert

  • bev langby
    bev langbyover 5 years ago

    oh wow what great memories Albert ,i do remember so fondly these old cars..

  • Bev, we must be from the same generation……yippee!

    – Albert

  • bev langby
    bev langbyover 5 years ago

    yes i think so lol how cool xx

  • rightasrain
    rightasrainover 5 years ago

    Oh that’s such a great photo, Albert! Wonderful memories!

  • Thanks Hillie……..yep they sure are wonderful memories…..I sent the pic to my brother in the striped shirt and he’s coming to visit us from Sydney….he’s a pilot now.

    – Albert

  • Jeff  Burns
    Jeff Burnsover 5 years ago

    This is fantastic

  • Thanks Jeff.

    – Albert

  • Janie Oliver
    Janie Oliverover 5 years ago

    what great memories. love this.

  • Thanks Janie.

    – Albert

  • Ellen van Deelen
    Ellen van Deelenover 5 years ago

    What a beautiful photo!

  • Gee, thanks Ellen.

    – Albert

  • mikebov
    mikebovover 5 years ago

    superb piece of history

  • Thanks a lot Mike.

    – Albert

  • Dayonda
    Dayondaover 5 years ago

    Love this old beauty. At least, it was a beauty at one time. . . Guess it ran great!
    May I recommend some Groups for this good old pic?
    Classic Cars Worldwide - Blast from the Past - Days Gone By - Nostalgic Art and Photography - Queensland - Creative Spirits of Queensland -
    I’m not sure every last one of these accepts photos, my list’s long and my memory’s short.
    But here they are for what they’re worth— and to me, they’re worth a lot!

  • Dayonda
    Dayondaover 5 years ago

    the memories, I mean. . .

  • Thanks Dayonda for the tips on the extra groups…I entered this pic in 3 of them.
    The photo was taken in Sydney so I could not enter the last 2 groups.

    – Albert

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