@jack-dodds And is still used by the Chicago White Sox whenever the opposing pitcher exits. They’ve been doing that since 1977.
I'm pretty sure I saw the 1:1 at the Chicago Auto Show around 2005 or 2006. Unfortunately, I didn't save any pictures from the show.
@ed-davis I’m at work right now so I can’t measure it, but it’s about 5 inches. They also made a much larger version.
@ed-davis It's considered the first Matchbox model. Moko was the distributor and sold about a million of them in 1953.
Reminds me of lunch at Interlochen Music Camp where they once served "barbequed baloney spread". This inspired me to create a satirical menu, which in...
Though I had heard the car was destroyed in a Malibu wildfire in 2018, I am now pleased to read that it is being restored again.