Mudcat Café message #540310 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: Metchosin
02-Sep-01 - 02:43 PM
Thread Name: For all the Ancients
Subject: RE: For all the Ancients
Yeah the fifties was a time when, as an opener, it was considered socially acceptable upon first meeting someone, to ask, "What do you drive?"

I can remember feeling ashamed because my parents still had a Model A when everyone else in the neighbourhood had "modern" cars with rounded fenders.