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Come Walking and Leave Early, A Pictorial History of the Chatham Wallaceburg and Lake Erie Railway Co.
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Come Walking and Leave Early, A Pictorial History of the Chatham Wallaceburg and Lake Erie Railway Co.

By Rhodes, John

Chatham, Ontario: Rhodes Specialty Advertising. Hardcover. 0969338015 Signed, without inscription, by author upon front free endpaper. "From the autumn of 1905 to the spring of 1930 the Chatham, Wallaceburg and Lake Erie Railway was part of the daily lives of the people of the southwest Ontario peninsula. The C.W. & L.E. came in with the industrial boom at the turn of the century and was almost the first casualty of the Great Depression." - Foreword. [4], 175 pages. Generously illustrated with black and white reproductions of wonderful archival photos. Printed upon glossy stock. Contents clean, bright and unmarked. Above-average wear to boards. Moderate lean to spine, otherwise binding sound. Above-average wear to dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A worthy reference copy of this fascinating and informative history. . Fair. 1989. First Edition.

$295.00

Air Cooled News, Number 77, November [Nov.] 1979, Vol. XXVI, No. 2 - Farewell to Harry M. Moore, 1909-1979
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Air Cooled News, Number 77, November [Nov.] 1979, Vol. XXVI, No. 2 - Farewell to Harry M. Moore, 1909-1979

By Condit, Chape; al, et

USA: The H.H. Franklin Club, Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 32 pages. Features: Harry M. Moore, 1909-1979 - he was the personification of the true Franklin spirit; New England Get-Together at Stockbridge, MA.; Midwest Spring Meet; The 26th Trek; List of Trekkers Attending 26th Annual Trek; List of Franklins at the 1979 Trek; Scenic Norway - photos from member Knut Erik Bjerkeseth; To The 1979 Westrek and Home Again, by William H. Schemal, M.D.; Two-pages of reproduced pages of vintage brochure for "The Cotay Car"; Connecticutt to California in a 135 Victoria Brougham, by John F. Bergmann. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this excellent issue. . Very Good. 1979. First Edition.

$149.95

Wilkes-Barre Railways Co
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Wilkes-Barre Railways Co

By Rohrbeck, Benson W.

West Chester, PA: Traction Publications. Paperback. B000GPVSJQ 82 pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white reproductions of wonderful archival photos. Fold-out maps. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this pleasing vintage reference of early days of transportation in Pennsylvania's Wyoming Valley. . Good. 1975. First Edition.

$49.95

Air Cooled News, Number 76, July 1979, Vol. XXVII, No. 1 - Grandfather's Franklin
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Air Cooled News, Number 76, July 1979, Vol. XXVII, No. 1 - Grandfather's Franklin

By Lanford, Jack; al, et

USA: The H.H. Franklin Club, Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 32 pages. Features: "Belinda" - 1931 Series 151 Franklin Sedan owned by Josephine and Helene Lewinsohn; Franklin Clubbers Meet in Virginia; 1979 Westrek; Chape Condit - our goodwill ambassador; Susie - the 1916 Franklin touring car, Model 8, of Zellah and Peter Yegen, Jr.; Grandfather's Franklin, by William N. Wiseman III; Four pages of great vintage photos; Test Trip into New England - 915 miles in Vermont; A Wee Bit More About Local Franklin History in St. Albans, VT; John Burns Column on Restoration and Maintenance - The Atwater Kent Ignition System and starter repair on 1922 10A Northeast Starter; The Six-Cylinder Air-Cooled Car - reprint of a 1922 driver report of a Series Nine Franklin; John D. Leary's 1929 - 130 Franklin Sedan; The Franklin Golf Wagon - was Franklin a pioneer of the station wagon?; Four pages of reprinted "Serviceable Suggestions for Franklin Owners". Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this excellent issue. . Good. 1979. First Edition.

$149.95

Jersey Central Traction Co.: Trolley to the Bay Shore
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Jersey Central Traction Co.: Trolley to the Bay Shore

By Eid, Joseph F.

USA: Joseph F. Eid. Paperback. B005KMNMUS 56 pages. Maps and Routes. Roster of Cars. Numerous black and white reproductions of wonderful archival photos. Chapters include: The Early Years, Keyport and Matawan Street Railway/Railroad; Age of Expansion; Construction Years - Matawan to Freneau, Keyport to Red Bank, Campbell's Junction to the Highlands, Keyport to Perth Amboy, Minor Spurs; American Railway Years; Some reminiscences of Campbell's Junction. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. . Very Good. 1981. First Edition.

$149.95

Trolleys in the Coast Cities
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Trolleys in the Coast Cities

By Eid, Joseph F.

USA: Joseph Eid. Paperback. B001KIMKN6 88 unnumbered pages. Maps. Numerous black and white reproductions of wonderful archival photos. Roster of cars. "Covers southern Monmouth County's Coast Cities Railway and its predecessors and covers the area from Manasquan north to Long Branch." - Introduction. Small address label inside front cover. Bit of writing on last page, otherwise clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. . Very Good. 1979. First Edition.

$99.95

Air Cooled News, Number 81, March [Mar.] 1981, Vol. XXVII, No. 3 - Howard S. Franklin, 1886-1980
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Air Cooled News, Number 81, March [Mar.] 1981, Vol. XXVII, No. 3 - Howard S. Franklin, 1886-1980

By Gewand, William G.; al, Et

USA: The H.H. Franklin Club, Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 32 pages. Features: Howard S. Franklin, 1886-1980; Arthur Hamond "Red" Amick; A Perfect 98, by Ed Byerlee; Franklin is Very "Special" to Me, by Pauline Johnson; Northwest Franklin Instant Tour, 1980; Franklin Club Salon; Air-Cooled Twin-Three Engined Car - reprint of 1922 article in Automotive Industries; Car of the Future May Have New Power Source - reprint of 1929 article by H.H. Franklin; The Kerns of Coopersburg, PA - Anna and Kenneth "Dutch"; John Burns Column on maintenance and restoration; Substitutes for Ash (wood) in Automobile Bodies - reprint of vintage article; Reprint of 1909 ad for the Franklin Model D. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this excellent issue. . Very Good. 1981. First Edition.

$149.95

Air Cooled News, Number 86, November [Nov.] 1982, Vol. XXIX, No. 2 - Emery L. Sanderson, Automobilist
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Air Cooled News, Number 86, November [Nov.] 1982, Vol. XXIX, No. 2 - Emery L. Sanderson, Automobilist

By Sharon, Harold; al, et

USA: The H.H. Franklin Club, Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 32 pages. Features: Obituaries for Mrs. Caroline Belzner Boyer, Merrill T. Denslow, John Farquhar, George W. Green, and Emery L. Sanderson; Emery Sanderson, Automobilist; Midwest Spring Meet; 13th Annual Westrek; Lists of Franklins and attendees of Westrek 1982; John Burns column on restoration and maintenance; George Clapp on Woodworking; Suggestions for modern replacement of Series 16 "U" Joint; Franklins and REO's touch grills at Bennington, Vermont. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this excellent issue. . Good. 1982. First Edition.

$149.95

Air Cooled News, Number 79, July 1980, Vol. XXVII, No. 1 - Raymond H. Dietrich 1894-1980 / The Franklin "Airman"
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Air Cooled News, Number 79, July 1980, Vol. XXVII, No. 1 - Raymond H. Dietrich 1894-1980 / The Franklin "Airman"

By Condit, Chapin; Gosden, Walter E.; al, Et

USA: The H.H. Franklin Club, Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 32 pages. Features: Passing of Miss Stella I. Tague; Passing of Hugh H. Goodhart; Raymond H. Dietrich, 1894-1980; My Memories of My Father's Air Cooled Corbin Automobile, by Louis S. Stone; A Childhood Dream Materializes at Last, by Frank H. Gardner; Franklin "Airman" Has Larger Engine - reprint of 1927 article in Automotive Industries; Franklin Announces Airman Limited with Body Refinements - reprint of 1928 Automotive Industries article; Le Bete Noir - tour log by Henry and Alice Gray; Dynamometer Tests on a Series 9B-X Franklin Engine; John Burns Column on maintenance and restoration - side draft to side draft; Finding a Franklin or Loosing My Sanity, by Jim Wood; Photo of Cannonball Baker with Franklin Williams Motor Company staff of Kansas City, MO. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this excellent issue. . Very Good. 1980. First Edition.

$149.95

Air Cooled News, Number 94, July 1985, Vol. XXXII, No. 1 - Walker Body Co. Factories Today
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Air Cooled News, Number 94, July 1985, Vol. XXXII, No. 1 - Walker Body Co. Factories Today

By Kunan, Pete; al, et

USA: The H.H. Franklin Club, Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 32 pages. Features: The Billiken; A 1929 Sport Runabout and its Life; Recollection of a Friend [Roderic M. Blood] and his Franklin (a 1922 series 9-B sedan); Walker Body Co. Factories - Today; Walker Body Co. Revisited - with seven beautiful photos; Service Bulletin Index; Instructions for Properly Adjusting Gemmer Worm and Roller Steering Gears; Photos of car built by 16-year-old Jack Wilkinson, son of Franklin Co. V.P. John Wilkinson; Back cover reproduction of Franklin ad which appeared in Signs of the Times, Feb. 1920. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this excellent issue. . Good. 1985. First Edition.

$149.95

Air Cooled News, Number 93, March [Mar.] 1985, Vol. XXXI, No. 3 - Custom Body Builder Locke & Co. / The Sun Car
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Air Cooled News, Number 93, March [Mar.] 1985, Vol. XXXI, No. 3 - Custom Body Builder Locke & Co. / The Sun Car

By Gosden, Walt; Odell, Athol; al, et

USA: The H.H. Franklin Club, Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 32 pages. Features: Anecdotes about Early Franklin Autos; Franklins on Tour; Franklin with a Sole - photos and brief write-up about a Series 9 with shoe-shaped body built by Brunn & Company of Buffalo, NY; Reproductions of Franklin Sales Award documents; Custom Body Builder Locke & Co. - article and reproduction of ad; Photos of a barn find sold at auction; Mini Meet at Bennington; Who Said You Can't Find Them Anymore? - Milt Asher describes how he finally found what turned out to be a parts car - with photos; The Sun and Its Times - mini-sized air-cooled car made by a Toledo Company - article plus fabulous centerfold reproduction of ad; The Chedsey Family and their Franklins; The Pride of Johnsonville - the Franklin Type D touring car of J.I. Sewall; Restoration of a 1923 Demi-Sedan, by George A. Sloan; John Burns column on maintenance and restoration - Vehicle Fire Safety; Window Glass Bottom Channels; Reproduction of 1928 ad for the Ackerman Motor Car Co. featuring Franklin cars. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this excellent issue. . Good. 1985. First Edition.

$149.95

Air Cooled News, Number 78, March [Mar.] 1980, Vol. XXVI, No. 3 - Harry T. Gardner / The 8 HP Rover Car 1922
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Air Cooled News, Number 78, March [Mar.] 1980, Vol. XXVI, No. 3 - Harry T. Gardner / The 8 HP Rover Car 1922

By Cowen, Dick; al, et

USA: The H.H. Franklin Club, Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 32 pages. Features: Westward Ho! - Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth W.M. "Dutch" Kern and Mr. and Mrs. Irvin Eisey share the long distance awards at 1979 Westrek; Franklin photo spurs search for Origin - Herbert H. Franklin's personal Torpedo; Harry T. Gardner Feature - he rose from company mechanic to travelling Service Engineer; The 8HP Rover Car 1922 - 8-page reproduction of sales brochure; An Improved 8 HP Rover (reprint of article from The Autocar, Feb. 18, 1922; 1910 Franklin completes Can-Am transcontinental reliability tour from Key West to Halifax - Dale and Nancy Westermeyer; Frankline Motor Home circa 1909; Progressive Assembly Reduces Costs in Franklin Trim Shop - reprint of 3-page article from Automotive Industries in 1923; John Burns Column on restoration and repair; Through the Deserts and Mountains of South Africa - letter by General Electric executive J.W. Kirkland in 1915; Back cover features reprint of 1930 Franklin ad which appeared in the Saturday Evening Post; Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this excellent issue. . Very Good. 1980. First Edition.

$149.95

Air Cooled News, Number 87, March [Mar.] 1983, Vol. XXIX, No. 3 - Passing of Jim Mills
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Air Cooled News, Number 87, March [Mar.] 1983, Vol. XXIX, No. 3 - Passing of Jim Mills

By Byerlee, Ed; al, et

USA: The H.H. Franklin Club, Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 32 pages. Features: Passing of Dorothy Gewand and Bruce McKeehan; Passing of Jim Mills; 1929 Franklin Series 130 - To Be or Not To Be, Ed and Denilde Gudat; "Chugg'in-on-Down-South" with the Ocon Family and a 1930 Franklin; Beginner's Luck - Jim Russell Bray and his 1925 Series 11A Coupe; John Burns column on maintenance and restoration - woodworking and adhesives; Happy "79th" to Dutch Kern; Reproduction of vintage Franklin Speedster ad; 1932 Dietrich Speedster Back in the Family, by Sandy Rader; Dave Rock and his 1916 Franklin touring in Zimbabwe; Reproductions of five Franklin factory letters and sales statements; Photos of the 29th Trek; A Picture Visit to the West Coast. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this excellent issue. . Good. 1983. First Edition.

$149.95

Air Cooled News, Number 80, November [Nov.] 1980, Vol. XXVII, No. 2 - Arthur Hammond "Red" Amick, Jr.
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Air Cooled News, Number 80, November [Nov.] 1980, Vol. XXVII, No. 2 - Arthur Hammond "Red" Amick, Jr.

By Gewand, William G.; al, Et

USA: The H.H. Franklin Club, Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 36 pages. Features: Arthur H. "Red" Amick, Jr., 1893-1980; Some Fond Recollections on "Red"; My Memories of "Red"; The Wit and Wisdom of "Red" Amick; Excerpts from Letters of Appreciation to "Red"; 27th Trek - August 12-17, 1980; List of Trekkers attending 27th Annual Trek; List of Franklins at the 1980 Trek; Five pages of photos; "Westrek 80", Santa Cruz, CA; Mini-Franklin Meet, Bennington VT; Facsimile of Frankline share certificate on back cover. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this excellent issue. . Very Good. 1980. First Edition.

$149.95

The Lamp Road : a history of the Lansing, Alma, Mt. Pleasant & Northern Railroad
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The Lamp Road : a history of the Lansing, Alma, Mt. Pleasant & Northern Railroad

By Ceasar, Ford Stevens.

Lansing, MI, U.S.A.: s.n.]. Paperback. B007MOB5R4 96 pages. Maps. Footnotes. "Dedicated to those pioneer individuals of Ingham, Clinton, Gratiot and Isabella counties of the 1800's, who had a burning hunger for a railroad which would generally traverse in a north-south direction through the central parts of those counties." - dedication page. Unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this informative central Michigan historical rail reference. . Good. 1974. First Edition.

$199.95

Trolley-car-memories, 1915-1960
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Trolley-car-memories, 1915-1960

By Hall, Robert A

Ithica, NY: R. Hall. Paperback. B00072FFE2 182 pages. A narration of the author's worldwide trolley-car experiences accompanied by over sixty pages of black and white reproductions of his photos taken mostly by him over the years. Includes a highly-informative twelve-page list of references. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Tight and square. A sound copy. . Good. 1982. First Edition.

$199.95

Air Cooled News, Number 92, November [Nov.] 1984, Vol. XXXI, No. 2 - Westrek 1984
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Air Cooled News, Number 92, November [Nov.] 1984, Vol. XXXI, No. 2 - Westrek 1984

By Dinsmore, Dan; al, et

USA: The H.H. Franklin Club, Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 32 pages. Features: 15th Westrek at Everett, Washington - major coverage, including lists of cars and attendees; Southern California Mini Meet; Re-Living the 31st Trek; Reproduction of aged Series 12A showroom poster; Impressions of first-time Trekker Bobbie'dine Rodda; John Burns column on maintenance and restoration. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this excellent issue. . Good. 1984. First Edition.

$149.95

Air Cooled News, Number 83, November [Nov.] 1981, Vol. XXVIII, No. 2 - The 1981 Franklin Westrek
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Air Cooled News, Number 83, November [Nov.] 1981, Vol. XXVIII, No. 2 - The 1981 Franklin Westrek

By Sugermeyer, Neil; Marty

USA: The H.H. Franklin Club, Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 32 pages. Features: Visit with Helene and Josephine Lewinsohn; A Franklin Writes Back Home to Syracuse; Mini-Meet at Bennington; 28th Annual Trek; Reunion Time for Former Franklin Employees; The Unveiling of Frank Gardner's 1932 163 Touring Tres Speciale; At the Oakman's; List of "Trekkers" attending 28th Annual Trek; List of cars in the Trek; John Burns column on maintenance and restoration; The 1981 Franklin Westrek; Historic Aurora (Oregon), and on the road; At the Kallstrom's; Roster of drivers and cars for Westrek 81; Photos at Forest Grove Concourse. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this excellent issue. . Very Good. 1981. First Edition.

$149.95

All time catalogue of interurban and street railway books and bulletins;: North American edition
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All time catalogue of interurban and street railway books and bulletins;: North American edition

By Radway, Raymond F

Detroit, MI, U.S.A.. Plastic Comb. B0006BZU3A 63 pages. "A catalogue of all English language history books published on Interurbans, Street Railways, and Rapid Transit Systems in the United States and Canada." - Foreword. Listings are separated by state/province. For each book listed as many as ten details are provided: title, author, publisher, year of publication, number of copies printed, number of pages, type of cover, original price, current price, comments on the book. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy of this informative bibliography. . Good. 1971. North American Edition.

$129.95

Air Cooled News, Number 75, March [Mar.], 1979, Vol. XXVI, No. 3 - Victor Page Motors Revisited
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Air Cooled News, Number 75, March [Mar.], 1979, Vol. XXVI, No. 3 - Victor Page Motors Revisited

By Roy, Pam; al, et

USA: The H.H. Franklin Club, Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 32 pages. Features: Benjie's Tale - owned by Brian and Pamela Roy; St. Paull Minnesota Couple Tours Europe in Own Car (1929) - Mr. and Mrs. George Van Slyck; Victor Page Motors Revisited; Our Trans Continental Automobile Trip in 1920 - by Dr. A.D. Grant; 1928 Service Convention - attended by 144 men from across America; Cannon Ball Baker tells why Franklin is the Road Car Champion of the World; Advantages of Standardized Service - by Wm. M. Venner; Centerfold montage of photos of Franklin Convention; Classy Franklin Chugs Westward - Jerome Thornley and his 1927 11B Franklin Sedan; John Burns Column - maintenance and restoration; How the Franklin Airman how it got its name - reproduction of 9 page booklet. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this excellent issue. . Good. 1979. First Edition.

$149.95

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