Old Photos: Cars

With the current events affecting the American car industry these photos showing (in my opinion) the best-looking American cars ever made are even more bittersweet.

New Kansas City Courthouse
New Kansas City Courthouse © Time Inc.Eliot Elisofon
Traffic outside the Jackson County Courthouse.
Traffic outside the Jackson County Courthouse.© Time Inc.Eliot Elisofon
Ray Hill handing out assignments to drivers who will pick up voters.
Ray Hill handing out assignments to drivers who will pick up voters.© Time Inc.Lisa Larsen
Enos Slaughter- Kansas City Atheletics
Enos Slaughter- Kansas City Atheletics. © Time Inc.Francis Miller
Street Scene Independence, MO, US
Street Scene Independence, MO, US .© Time Inc.Alfred Eisenstaedt
Former Pres. Harry S. Truman pointing to nearly completed library building.
Former Pres. Harry S. Truman pointing to nearly completed library building.© Time Inc.Frank Scherschel
View of Dwight D. Eisenhower parade down Main Street, with Ike and Mamie watching from balcony.
View of Dwight D. Eisenhower parade down Main Street, with Ike and Mamie watching from balcony.© Time Inc.Ralph Crane

And lastly:

ROTC cadet Lieutenant William Ackenhauser snuggling in front seat of car with his date Joanne Warren, with tray attached to the vehicles open window at the Nu-Drive-In restaurant.
ROTC cadet Lieutenant William Ackenhauser snuggling in front seat of car with his date Joanne Warren, with tray attached to the vehicle's open window at the Nu-Drive-In restaurant.© Time Inc.Myron Davis

Try this in your Smart Car.
Note: I try to use local photos, I am sure there are better ones to be found in other locations.

Published by kcmeesha

From the bowels of the communist Motherland thrust into soulless grind of gears of capitalism. Only accent and good looks survive.