Just a nice period picture

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They really are belting images.
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Nick W wrote:put these up before but worth another look.
66ish 998 cooper taken in the late 60s
Lovely pictures from the dashboard with the leather Springall steeringwheel. There is also a Britax sticker on the dash, same one as on the wooden one on the forums dashboard question ?

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From this article at goodwood.com
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The Exhibition Centre, Longbridge 1962.
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It looks like Sir Alec is trying to sell one to Reggie Kray but Reggie, with his finger pointing is trying to 'negotiate' a bigger discount........

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Yes............ VERY true!

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:lol: :lol: :lol: Poor Alec :roll:
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Les Leston interviewing Jackie Oliver at Brands Hatch...
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Now that is a comb-over! :lol:

Here's an interesting photo I found at the NEC of the Goodwood all-Mini race for journalists in September 1960 at the 43rd Members Meeting which blow a few well peddled myths out of the water!
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