Tuesday, December 31, 2019

green flag


(Scroll down to find new entries.... Or click on the labels on the left.) I've dated this for the end of 2008 (now I've moved it up to the end of 2017!). Go here to find out what it is I'm trying to accomplish. My "mission statement". And remember to click on the thumbnails. They get bigger and readable (even for my eyesight).

Monday, October 14, 2019

Sunday, October 13, 2019

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Saturday morning sock hop

Jim Foster, "Rag Roof Roadster":


Friday, October 11, 2019

Cycland Park approval and immediate protest

Typical, the officials say okay and the residents say nay.




Thursday, October 10, 2019

Cycland Park, Langley

A couple articles from the Langley Advance, one from 1961 and the second from 1962, about the possibility of using the old Wonderland Speedway as a motorcycle track.



Wednesday, October 9, 2019

ad for racing at Abbotsford Airport, 1956

Multiple events over the Labour Day weekend, 1956. From the August 30, 1956 Langley Advance.


Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Monday, October 7, 2019

1947 motorcycle races at Langley, BC

Ad and stuff leading up to the motorcycle races at Langley, BC. From the June 19, 1947 Langley Advance.



Sunday, October 6, 2019

Sunday funnies

Johnny Comet comets on.



Saturday, October 5, 2019

Saturday morning sock hop

Dave Stoger, "Hard Top Race":


Friday, October 4, 2019

ad for a 1946 boat race at White Rock

From the June 27, 1946 Langley Advance.


Thursday, October 3, 2019

results of the July 1, 1946 Langley motorcycle event

Trev Deeley seems to have dominated. From the July 4, 1946 Langley Advance.


Wednesday, October 2, 2019

1946 motorcycle event, Langley, BC

Some ads and hype for a July 1, 1946 motorcycle event at Langley, BC.




Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Monday, September 30, 2019

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Sunday funnies

Back with Johnny Comet.



Saturday, September 28, 2019

Saturday morning gospel

Dixie Hummingbirds, "Christian's Automobile":


Friday, September 27, 2019

display material, 2019 GVMPS ceremony

Brought in by collector Myk Roc. Some examples of Boots Olson striping and some scrapbooks. And a Royal City Rockets motorcycle club jacket.



Thursday, September 26, 2019

more from outside, 2019 GVMPS ceremony

Cars parked and still coming in.




Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

some more cars at the 2019 GVMPS show and shine

There were about 50 cars outside and four cars, plus two motorcycles, inside.




Monday, September 23, 2019

some cars at the 2019 GVMPS show and shine

While the ceremony inside is the reason to be there the GVMPS holds a show and shine in conjunction to add to the festivities.




Sunday, September 22, 2019

Sunday funnies

After the ceremony, some comics to relax me.



Saturday, September 21, 2019

GVMPS ceremony

This is where I'm at today.


Friday, September 20, 2019

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

coming soon, GVMPS ceremony

The days are ticking away.


Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Monday, September 16, 2019

Willamette Speedway

From the June 13, 1969 Lebanon (OR) Express.