30 JUNE 2011: WOM : SISTERS, BROTHERS AND COUSINS : REGARDING BICYCLES.

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NEVILLE, SUSAN AND JON WITH THE CAR.

 

WAYS IN WHICH WE TRAVELLED

Possibilities for the 21st Century.

30 6 phyllis everson

59 wallacia w ross

Phyllis on a BIG horse. The Horse didn’t always work so well.
20 10 bruce 30 1 the bells 1933
Dad with another fine car. The Boat is always a YES with me.

 

bike The Mail (Adelaide, SA  1912-1954), Saturday 2 January 1937

 

 

I think it’s time for another venture into the TROVE. Betcha there’s some grand ideas in History which would help with the perceived transport problems of the early 21st century.  Firstly, THE BICYCLE.

Yep. First one up is a little ripper.

http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article55842115

bikes Illustrated Sydney News (NSW 1853-1872), Saturday 29 September 1883,

Illustrated Sydney News (NSW : 1853-1872), Saturday 29 September 1883.

http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article64034887

bike The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.  1848-1954), Saturday 1 September 1945
bike The Argus (Melbourne, Vic.  1848-1954), Saturday 1 September 1945
The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848-1954), Saturday 1 September 1945.
http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article966627
A SOCIABLE BICYCLE

WHAT TO WEAR

bike The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. 1848-1954), Monday 23 October 1933, BIKE The Broadford Courier and Reedy Creek Times (Broadford, VIC 1893-1916), Friday 6 July 1894,
The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848-1954), Monday 23 October 1933.

The Broadford Courier and Reedy Creek Times (Broadford, VIC : 1893-1916), Friday 6 July 1894.

BICYCLE BUILT FOR 4

BIKE Western Mail (Perth, WA 1885-1954), Thursday 30 January 1936

Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885-1954), Thursday 30 January 1936.