One look at this stern faced group is all it took to convince us it was no idle suggestion. In our digital age of radar and laser speed guns and roadside robo-cops, this 1959 Ford decked out with an enormous analog speedometer might seem quaint, but we suspect that these lawmen might have had a few tricks of their own up their sleeves.
Surely, any motorist they nabbed couldn’t use the excuse that his speedometer wasn’t reading right. You’ll find and more Missouri and Route 66 related photos and articles from the Joe Sonderman Collection previously posted on here The Old Motor. Take a moment to check out Joe’s new book on Route 66 in Texas.