Why Cool Old Cars?
I like cars. I’ve collected automobile photographs and paper for years.
I got carried away buying from Walter Miller a few years ago. Here are the results.
•   Potpourri Home     •   Oddities     •   Aero     •   Bi-Autogo     •   Cycle Cars     •   Davis     •   Isetta     •   Keller     •   Kurtis Kraft    
•   Messerschmitt     •   1939 Plymouth     •   Reliant     •   Skorpion     •   Steam Cars     •   TownShopper     •   Chuck's Toyland
   O d d i t i e s ,   A b s u r d i t i e s   &   F a n c i f u l   M a c h i n e s

Oddities, Absurdities & Fanciful Machines
The 3-wheeler began at the beginning –
and is still around
By Cyril Posthumus
May 1982 Road & Track magazine
Page 100 & 101, 7.75”x10.75” each



Oddities, Absurdities & Fanciful Machines
The 3-wheeler began at the beginning –
and is still around
By Cyril Posthumus
May 1982 Road & Track magazine
Page 102, 7.75”x10.75”

Oddities, Absurdities & Fanciful Machines
The 3-wheeler began at the beginning –
and is still around
By Cyril Posthumus
May 1982 Road & Track magazine
Page 104, 7.75”x10.75”



   A E R O

Aero Car.. The flying automobile
Dated: Jan 10, 1951
$12,500 on Custom Order only
AEROCAR, Inc
Longview, Washington
Size: 9”x7” folded or 17”x7” open
Front page

Aero Car.. The flying automobile
Dated: Jan 10, 1951
$12,500 on Custom Order only
AEROCAR, Inc
Longview, Washington
Size: 9”x7” folded or 17”x7” open
Front page reversed

Aero Car.. The flying automobile
Dated: Jan 10, 1951
$12,500 on Custom Order only
AEROCAR, Inc
Longview, Washington
Size: 9”x7” folded or 17”x7” open
Page 2



Dated: Jan 10, 1951
$12,500 on Custom Order only
AEROCAR, Inc
Longview, Washington
Size: 9”x7” folded or 17”x7” open

Dated: Jan 10, 1951
$12,500 on Custom Order only
AEROCAR, Inc
Longview, Washington
Size: 9”x7” folded or 17”x7” open
reversed

   B I - A U T O G O

1912 THE "BI-AUTOGO"
Floyd Clymer’s Treasury of EARLY
AMERICAN AUTOMOBILES 1877-1925, 1950
Page 115 8”x11”

1912 THE "BI-AUTOGO"
Floyd Clymer's HISTORICAL
MOTOR SCRAPBOOK
Number 5 1948
Page 104-105 5.5"x8.5"

1912 THE "BI-AUTOGO"
Floyd Clymer's HISTORICAL
MOTOR SCRAPBOOK
Number 5 1948
Page 106-107 5.5"x8.5"


   C Y C L E C A R S

1912
“The Cycle-Car Movement in Great Britain”
The Horseless Age magazine
Dec 11, 1912 Vol. 30 No. 24
Page 877, 9”x12”

1912
“The Cycle-Car Movement in Great Britain”
The Horseless Age magazine
Dec 11, 1912 Vol. 30 No. 24
Page 878, 9”x12”

1912
“The Cycle-Car Movement in Great Britain”
The Horseless Age magazine
Dec 11, 1912 Vol. 30 No. 24
Page 879, 9”x12”


   D A V I S

Letter from Davis Motorcar Company
Los Angeles, Calif to:
Davis Motors of Texas
Fort Worth, Texas
Dated: 11 February 1948
Size: 8.5”x11”
Cover letter

Davis
The Car the Whole World’s Talking About!
Dated: 11 February 1948
Size: 8.5”x11”



Davis
Davis Motors of Texas
Fort Worth, Texas
Davis Motorcar Company
Van Nuys, Calif
Ca. 1949
Size: 11”x8.5”
Front

Davis
Davis Motors of Texas
Fort Worth, Texas
Davis Motorcar Company
Van Nuys, Calif
Ca. 1949
Size: 11”x8.5”
Back

Davis
Davis Motors of Texas
Fort Worth, Texas
Davis Motorcar Company
Van Nuys, Calif
Ca. 1949
Size: 11”x8.5”



Davis
Three-Wheel Engineering Triumph
Postmarked: Van Nuys, Calif 1949
Size: 8.5”x11” folded or 17”x22” un-folded
Front Cover (Side 1)

Davis
Three-Wheel Engineering Triumph
Postmarked: Van Nuys, Calif 1949
Size: 8.5”x11” folded or 17”x22” un-folded
Page 2 (Side1)



Davis
Three-Wheel Engineering Triumph
Postmarked: Van Nuys, Calif 1949
Size: 8.5”x11” folded or 17”x22” un-folded
pages 5 and 6



Davis
Three-Wheel Engineering Triumph
Postmarked: Van Nuys, Calif 1949
Size: 8.5”x11” folded or 17”x22” un-folded
pages 7 and 8





Davis Motorcar Company
Van Nuys, California
Postmarked: Van Nuys, Calif 1949
Size: 8.5”x11” folded or 17”x22” un-folded
Back Cover (Side 1)



Tricycle Car Gets Around
Popular Science article January 1948 p 141
Size: 6.5”x9.5”



Letter from G. W. Davis Corporation
Richmond, Indiana
Dated: June 7, 1948
   I S E T T A

1957 BMW Isetta
Fadex Commercial Corporation
New York 6, N.Y.
10”x8” Black & White photograph

Isetta 300 at the VW Bug-In
At Westside Volkswagon Minneapolis, MN
Sunday June 10, 1990
4”x6” Snapshot
   K E L L E R

Letter: Dear Prospective Customer
Keller Motors Corporation
Huntsville, Alabama
Date: October 25, 1947
Size: 8.5”x11”

Engine Is Where You Want It
Popular Science article on Keller cars
Dated January 1948 Page 146
Size: 6.5”x9.5”

Engine Is Where You Want It
Popular Science article on Keller cars
Dated January 1948 Page 147
Size: 6.5”x9.5”

Comes the Revolution
… make the most of it!
By George D. Keller
The New 1948 KELLER
Reprint: Automotive News March 1, 1948
Size: 22”x15.5” un-folded
Postmarked: Mar 30, 1948

Comes the Revolution
… make the most of it!
By George D. Keller
The New 1948 KELLER
Reprint: Automotive News March 1, 1948
Size: 22”x15.5” un-folded

Comes the Revolution
… make the most of it!
By George D. Keller
The New 1948 KELLER
Automotive News March 1, 1948
Size: 22”x15.5” un-folded



Comes the Revolution
… in modern automobiles!
Geo D. Keller
A Completely New Size Car…
In the Lowest Price Field
KELLER
Ca. 1948
Size: 7”x10” folded or 14”x 10” open

Comes the Revolution
… in modern automobiles!
Geo D. Keller
A Completely New Size Car…
In the Lowest Price Field
KELLER
Ca. 1948
Size: 7”x10” folded or 14”x 10” open



The New 1948 KELLER
Super Chief and Chief
Aero Engineered Auto
For tomorrow
Size: 8.5”x11” folded or 17”x11” open
Mailing side

The New 1948 KELLER
Super Chief and Chief
Aero Engineered Auto
For tomorrow
Size: 8.5”x11” folded or 17”x11” open

The New 1948 KELLER
Super Chief and Chief
Aero Engineered Auto
For tomorrow
Size: 8.5”x11” folded or 17”x11” open



Comes the Revolution
… make the most of it!
Now, more than ever...
it’s time to make the most of it!
By George D. Keller
The New 1948 KELLER
Reprint: Automotive News February 28, 1949
Size: 10”x14” open


Keller Corp Taking Over Arsenal Site
The Huntsville Times
HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA TUESDAY OCTOBER 7, 1947
Front Page 16.5”x23.5”



   K U R T I S   K R A F T

ca. 1948
Kurtis Kraft Spee built Buick
Modern Photography Laboratory
7”x5” Black & White photograph

   M E S S E R S C H M I T T

1952 Messerschmitt-Kabinenroller
KR 200 or KR 175
Sales Foldout
Folded: 4”x6’ Open: 16.5”x11.75”
Side 1

1952 Messerschmitt-Kabinenroller
KR 200 or KR 175
Sales Foldout
Folded: 4”x6’ Open: 16.5”x11.75”
Side 2

ca. 1955 Mejor Con Messerschmitt KR 200
Sales Brochure (In Spanish)
Front Cover, 7.5”x8.25”

ca. 1955 Mejor Con Messerschmitt KR 200
Sales Brochure (In Spanish)
Pages 1 & 2, 7.5”x8.25”

ca. 1955
Mejor Con Messerschmitt KR 200
Sales Brochure (In Spanish)
Pages 3 & 4, 7.5”x8.25”

ca. 1955
Mejor Con Messerschmitt KR 200
Sales Brochure (In Spanish)
Pages 5 & 6, 7.5”x8.25”

ca. 1955
Mejor Con Messerschmitt KR 200
Sales Brochure (In Spanish)
Back Cover, 7.5”x8.25”

1955 Messerschmitt KR-200
High-Tech Plastic model 1/24 Scale
Gunze Sangyo
Box = 11.5”x7.5”

1955 Messerschmitt KR-200
High-Tech Plastic model 1/24 Scale
Gunze Sangyo
Contents 7”x10”

1955 Messerschmitt KR-200
High-Tech Plastic model 1/24 Scale
Gunze Sangyo
Contents 7”x10”

1955 Messerschmitt KR-200
“Red Baron, Your Car’s Ready”
By Tim Howley (photos by author)
Special Interest Autos #76 August 1983
Page 44

1955 Messerschmitt KR-200
“Red Baron, Your Car’s Ready”
By Tim Howley (photos by author)
Special Interest Autos #76 August 1983
Page 45

1955 Messerschmitt KR-200
“Red Baron, Your Car’s Ready”
By Tim Howley (photos by author)
Special Interest Autos #76 August 1983
Page 46

1955 Messerschmitt KR-200
“Red Baron, Your Car’s Ready”
By Tim Howley (photos by author)
Special Interest Autos #76 August 1983
Page 47

1955 Messerschmitt KR-200
“Red Baron, Your Car’s Ready”
By Tim Howley (photos by author)
Special Interest Autos #76 August 1983
Page 48

1955 Messerschmitt KR-200
“Red Baron, Your Car’s Ready”
By Tim Howley (photos by author)
Special Interest Autos #76 August 1983
Page 49

1955 Messerschmitt KR-200
“Red Baron, Your Car’s Ready”
By Tim Howley (photos by author)
Special Interest Autos #76 August 1983
Page 50

1955 Messerschmitt KR-200
“Red Baron, Your Car’s Ready”
By Tim Howley (photos by author)
Special Interest Autos #76 August 1983
Page 51
   1 9 3 9   P L Y M O U T H

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Front Cover, 10”x8.5”

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Page 1, 10”x8.5”

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Page 2, 10”x8.5”

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Page 3, 10”x8.5”

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Page 4, 10”x8.5”

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Page 5, 10”x8.5”

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Page 6, 10”x8.5”

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Page 7 & 8, 10”x 17”

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Page 9, 10”x8.5”

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Page 10, 10”x8.5”

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Page 11, 10”x8.5”

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Page 12, 10”x8.5”

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Page 13, 10”x8.5”

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Page 14, 10”x8.5”

1939 PLYMOUTH “Roadking Sales Catalog
Back Cover, 10”x8.5”
   R E L I A N T

1959 RELIANT
‘Regal’ Mk-V Saloon 3-wheeled car
October 21, 1959 The MOTOR (Supplement)
Page 94, 7.75”x10.5”, AD= 6.75”x4.75”

   S K O R P I O N

SKORPION
The New American Sports Car
(Build It Yourself)
Ca. 1951
Return address: Holloway Motors
Los Angeles 12, California
Size: 8.5”x11”
Front

SKORPION
The New American Sports Car
(Build It Yourself)
Ca. 1951
The Wilco Company
Pasadena 3, Calif
Size: 8.5”x11”
Back

SKORPION
The New American Sports Car
(Build It Yourself)
Ca. 1952
VIKING-CRAFT
Manufacturers Of The “Skorpion”
Anaheim, California
Size: 8.5”x11”
Front

SKORPION
The New American Sports Car
(Build It Yourself)
Ca. 1952
VIKING-CRAFT
Manufacturers Of The “Skorpion”
Anaheim, California
Size: 8.5”x11”
Back



Skorpion
Ca. 1952
SKORPION Fibreglas Body Kit
PRICE LIST & ORDER BLANK (pink)
VIKING-CRAFT
Anaheim, California
Size: 8.5”x11”



Super SKORPION Sports Car Bodies
For Crosley Hot Shot
Ca. 1952
VIKING-CRAFT
Manufacturers Of The “Skorpion”
Anaheim, California
Size: 8.5”x11”
Front

Super SKORPION Sports Car Bodies
For Crosley Hot Shot
Ca. 1952
VIKING-CRAFT
Anaheim, California
Size: 8.5”x11”
Back

Skorpion
Ca. 1952
SUPER SKORPION Fibreglas Body Kit
PRICE LIST & ORDER BLANK (yellow)
VIKING-CRAFT
Anaheim, California
Size: 8.5”x11”

Letter from Sport Car Center
Holloway Motors
Los Angeles 22, California
Dated: February 2, 1954
Size: 8.5”x11”

   S T E A M   C A R S

MoToR’s 1910 MoToR CAR DIRECToRY
Published By MoToR, New York
THE NATIONAL MAGAZINE OF MOTORING
Front cover 10”x7.25”


1910 MOTORS Steam p 120
1910 STANLEY STANLEY LANE
MoToR’s 1910 MoToR CAR DIRECToRY
Published By MoToR, New York
Page 120 10”x7.25”


1910 WHITE WHITE Steam Car
MoToR’s 1910 MoToR CAR DIRECToRY
Published By MoToR, New York
Page 121 10”x7.25”

   T O W N S H O P P E R

The “TOWN SHOPPER”
America’s Outstanding ECONOMY CAR
$595 FOB San Diego, Calif
Dated: 20 September 1943
Size: 8.5”x11”

The “TOWN SHOPPER”
America’s Outstanding ECONOMY CAR
Dated: 20 September 1943
Carter Motor Corporation
San Diego, Calif
Size: 8.5”x11”

The “TOWN SHOPPER”
Specifications of the Town Shopper Automobile
2 Passenger
Dated: 20 September 1943
Size: 8.5”x11”