I bought my first car, a 1969 Chevy Nova coupe, in early 1975 when I was 19 years old. My younger brother, Keith, and I had been previously “sharing” our family’s second vehicle, a blue Buick station wagon. Keith was in several rock and jazz bands that he practiced with after his high school classes … More My First Car…And My First Car Accident
In my senior year at Flushing High School, I joined the Junior Achievement organization in downtown Flint, MI. In the early 1970’s J.A. was a really fun and interesting nation-wide program that taught high school students the basic fundamentals of how businesses are started and operated. One October evening I attended the Tuesday night meeting … More Sorry We Got Lost and Missed The Drug Bust
On a Friday night in January 1975 when I was 19, my boyfriend, Mike, and I went on a double-date with his good friend, Dar, and his girlfriend, Sally. Because I was the only one with a working car, I had to drive from Flushing Township to Flint Township where Mike lived, and then out … More Weather Story 5 – Snowplow, Get Out of My Way!