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by PaulC
Mon Mar 28, 2011 11:45 pm
Forum: Member Introductions
Topic: Hello from South Africa
Replies: 8
Views: 7847

Paul, Thanks for sharing this history with us. You might enjoy this collection of vintage Ford ads and photos from Africa (from my Flickr account). http://www.flickr.com/photos/ifhp97/sets/72157624440996766/ Thanks for that link. Great stuff! I see that we are already linked on Flickr :D PaulO Clas...
by PaulC
Tue Mar 22, 2011 11:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spammer Alert
Replies: 2
Views: 3523

Spammer Alert

There is some idiot sending private messages to us, and now I see it has also posted here.

Please can it be kicked into the ocean... :evil:
by PaulC
Tue Mar 15, 2011 11:50 pm
Forum: Member Introductions
Topic: Hello from South Africa
Replies: 8
Views: 7847

I LOVE sunburst yellow. It was a really pretty colour and definitely suited the Zephyr. :D
by PaulC
Tue Mar 15, 2011 11:48 pm
Forum: Thanks for the Memories
Topic: African Ford Photos 1961
Replies: 16
Views: 26663

Indeed he does! He reminds me quite often!! :(
by PaulC
Tue Mar 15, 2011 12:15 am
Forum: Thanks for the Memories
Topic: African Ford Photos 1961
Replies: 16
Views: 26663

Here's my brother's 1959 Zodiac in Cape Town

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Noel's Zodiac by PaulO Classic., on Flickr

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Noel's 1959 Ford Zodiac by PaulO Classic., on Flickr
by PaulC
Mon Mar 14, 2011 11:48 pm
Forum: Member Introductions
Topic: Hello from South Africa
Replies: 8
Views: 7847

Thanks for the replies! I have just remembered two more! I was in England in 73 and came back to SA and bought a new Cortina 1600 (Coke bottle shape) for myself, and then there was also my brother's blue Anglia that he bought new in Cape Town towards the end of 1964, and immediately drove up to us i...
by PaulC
Mon Mar 14, 2011 5:38 am
Forum: Thanks for the Memories
Topic: African Ford Photos 1961
Replies: 16
Views: 26663

Here's a very old picture of our 53 Zephyr when she was new.

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Dad Zephyr 53 by PaulO Classic., on Flickr
by PaulC
Mon Mar 14, 2011 1:43 am
Forum: Member Introductions
Topic: Hello from South Africa
Replies: 8
Views: 7847

Hello from South Africa

Hi guys, I've just stumbled across this great looking Forum! I grew up in Northern Rhodesia (Zambia) where we were surrounded by English Fords, and my dad bought the very first Zephyr Six to arrive in our area in 1953. We stuck with Fords throughout the 50's and early 60's. It was only the fact that...