A model maker is showing off a couple of GM concepts in this press photo which is dated November, 23 1954. In studying them, they look ahead of their time, but quite in step with some of the advanced thinking that was happening during that period during the mid 50’s. Photo The Old Motor.
A press photo dating from May 15, 1956, shows how GM inspectors were able to spot sheet metal and paint flaws on finished cars. The “zebra stripe” light and shadow technique patterns are interrupted by surface flaws. Using this method problems which are hard to see under shadowless lighting are very apparent. Photo The Old…
A striking photo of cars parked at Seal Rocks which were photographed from Seal Rocks from Sutro Heights in San Francisco. Seal Rocks are next to the Ocean Beach which we have visited earlier.
A press photo of two Michigan State Police officers taken in Dundee, Michigan on March 29,1958. The Old Motor photo.
A photo of a strike at Ford in early October of 1961, showing picketers being paid strike benefits by the union. It appears that they bought what they made, as most of the parking lot is filled with Ford products. The Old Motor photo.