Thursday, June 4, 2009

Good old days

A place to walk in peace
A day in history: In 1896 Henry Ford made a successful predawn test run of his horseless carriage, called a "quadricycle,'' through the streets of Detroit.

8 comments:

Darla said...

Interesting. Love that first photo...A LOT.

Mildred said...

I love it! Have a good day.

Becca's Dirt said...

Love the peaceful scene in the first photo. A walk back in time...

Charlene said...

We have come a long way....never thought we would see the automobile industry in such a change.

Loved both pictures....take care.

A Brit in Tennessee said...

Beautiful photo of the arbor, adorned in Morning Glory's...
The car isn't too shabby either :)
My we've certainly botched things up in this world haven't we ?

bennie and patsy said...

I think you all got the jest of what I was thinking with this post.

Shellmo said...

I didn't know that! The henry ford museum and greenfield village is 10 minutes from my house!

Hocking Hills Gardener said...

I love the homemade archway with the morning glories. That car is a fair weather auto ;-)