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How about this 1900 ABC book cover.
What brand / model bicycle?
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General discussions on Wheelmen topics. / Re: 28'' Creme colored tube type tires.
« Last post by Tyson Brown on October 22, 2019, 04:46:28 PM »
Dick,
Search/Google "Electra Amsterdam Tire" you will find them offered by several different sellers.
Tyson
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General discussions on Wheelmen topics. / 28'' Creme colored tube type tires.
« Last post by Dick Rath on October 20, 2019, 06:28:19 PM »
About a year ago I completed the restoration of a ladies TOC bicycle on which I installed a set of 28" solid creme colored tube-type tires which I found on the internet and bought them primarily because they did not have the makers logo imprinted on the sidewall or a sidewall stripe in a contrasting color.  I had Noah Stutzman produce a set of Maple rims that accepted the tires beads and was very satisfied with the results as was the bike's new owner.  I'd like to order a few sets of these tires for future restorations where I know the bikes will be ridden regularly.  The problem I've run into is that I lost or misplaced the sellers contact information. Might anyone recognize the manufacturer from the attached pictures that show the tread pattern? Better yet might know where I could purchase duplicates.  My recollection is that the seller was in California.  The tires were not made by Schwalbe but might have been produced in Holland like I understand most Schwalbe tires are. 
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We have one of the  Eagles that Gary Woodward built nice bike ,
 Craig Allen restored it with  a new 50 in rim for us .
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Just the bicycle.
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Jamie,
I remember photos of you riding a tangential spoke pattern Eagle Light Roadster. I thought all 3 Eagles your dad made were radial spoke pattern Eagle Roadsters? Just curious about the tangential spoke pattern Eagle Light Roadster.
Hoping you kept the Victor adult high wheel tricycle in the family. I remember selling the tricycle to your dad and delivering it to Dennis Woodward out here in California and he sent it back to Gary.
Wasn't long after that when it was fully restored and your mom Doris was riding it. Gary was one of the fastest restorers I knew back then!
Gary was one of the icons of the club and an inspiration to those bringing these machines back to life.
Mike Cates, CA.
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General discussions on Wheelmen topics. / Newsletter contribution
« Last post by DelombardR on October 13, 2019, 08:50:13 PM »
Brian Birkner posted the following on Facebook:

To everyone in the Wheelmen family!!!!!
The deadline for newsletter submissions for the winter newsletter is this Tuesday October 15th!
Please consider submitting a story of a past or upcoming event! We would all like to know what you have been up to, and what you will be up to in the coming New Year!

What I added:
If you're a member of The Wheelmen, help your organization by contributing an article, short or long, just do it!
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Nice LIFE magazine cover for 1895. What brand bicycle do you think this is? I see the foot assisted spoon brake at the right front fork crown. G&J or ?
Click here: https://www.ebay.com/itm/1895-Life-May-23-Corrupt-Cuba-Columbia-Bicycle-cover-Depew-Vivisection/172060719030?hash=item280f9e37b6:g:vc8AAOSwL7VWleAV

Mike Cates, CA.
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My 54” x 22” Columbia Expert Rational is serial number 13715.

Noted, thanks Jeff!  I am going to assume you have a 4th pattern Kirkpatrick on that bike
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Well I'm now in eighth position after Jeff reported. This is interesting and keep those numbers coming for Dave to transcribe (no matter what model you have) so this stuff doesn't get lost in history!
Mike Cates, CA.
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