NYC old fart thread. You know who you are.

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NYC old fart thread. You know who you are.

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Tue May 01, 2018 1:49 pm

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Uncle Rich.

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Re: NYC old fart thread. You know who you are.

Post by ed » Tue May 01, 2018 2:01 pm

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Lost me on that one, unless there are other old NYC farts around.

Hey ... Took this to school

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Note that the seats were woven cane and that the straps were some sort of woven something. All wood, outside lights

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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Tue May 01, 2018 2:14 pm

Thanks.

Those are notorious subway taggers of the 1970s 8)
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Post by Witness » Wed May 02, 2018 1:02 am

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Post by Abdul Alhazred » Wed May 02, 2018 9:12 am

A tribute rather than his original work.
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Re: NYC old fart thread. You know who you are.

Post by Grammatron » Wed May 02, 2018 7:56 pm

Rome metro trains were all tagged up when I was there few years ago. They looked like 1980's New York metro trains (though I've only seen those in pictures).