1947 Oldsmobile: we drove to the station in one


I remember the dashboard looking just like this. It was 1955, and the car was a 1947. The clock had stopped.

The photo above from  Cars of the 1940s by the Auto Editors of Consumer Guide; the photo below from Cars of the Fascinating ’40s by the same editors.

Our Oldsmobile was black, and Southern California was full of orange groves.


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