We have begun our westward journey toward the center of the American continent.
Our conveyance is a steam driven horseless carriage, a Gurney, of course.
Strange mooring posts for dirigibles.
Taming wild beasts in the forests of Pennsylvania.
The heavens opened and poured rain upon us.
These are still frames from a motion picture we are filming. Today we traverse the small nation of Ohio.
Photos courtesy Horseless Carriage Club of America. While Horseless Carriage Club of America officials say they have not yet totally cleaned up from the aftereffects of the IRS rescinding the club’s 501(c)(3) non-profit status, they... Read Post
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