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Old 11-08-2009, 09:34 AM   #41
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Famous people who have owned Airstreams.

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Arthur Godfery
Fatty Arbuckle
Gene Shepard
Lawrence Welk
Ben Blue
Joe Lewis
Joe Bolton
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Anne Jefferies
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Manny, Moe & Jack (shared)
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Rufe Davis
Edgar Buchanan
Gunilla Freeman Hutton
Slim Pickens
Gertrude Hoffman
Virginia Christine
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Ann Southern
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Veda Ann Borg
Walter Pidgeon
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Old 11-08-2009, 10:26 AM   #42
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Keith Carradine owns a 34' Classic. It's sitting in our shop right now.
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Old 11-09-2009, 10:15 PM   #43
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I believe Antsy McClain, leader of the Trailer Park Troubadours, has or had one.
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Old 11-10-2009, 06:22 AM   #44
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Jame Gumb? Buffalo Bill, from "Silence of the Lambs". Noone else caught that?

Right before Ed Gein too....Michael, I need to have a drink with you; I like your sense of humor.

Could you imagine having Ed Gein's Airstream? I'm sorry, but that would be creepy cool.
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Old 11-10-2009, 07:45 AM   #45
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And then there is Pamela Anderson of Baywatch fame (amongst other things...). Hugh Hefner gave her a customized Airstream - complete with a stripper pole.

Pamela Anderson Playboy Airstream
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Old 11-10-2009, 09:22 AM   #46
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Jame Gumb? Buffalo Bill, from "Silence of the Lambs". Noone else caught that?

Right before Ed Gein too....Michael, I need to have a drink with you; I like your sense of humor.

Could you imagine having Ed Gein's Airstream? I'm sorry, but that would be creepy cool.
Creepy is remembering Buffalo Bills name from the movie As for owning a serial killers trailer being creepy cool? It is bad enough we have to remove dead mice, squirrels, snakes and live white tailed hornets.

But I did catch most of "Silence" last weekend. Lots of details I missed and a good movie. My brother pointed out to me that "Bill" was playing one of his favorite songs while sewing......
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Old 11-10-2009, 09:27 AM   #47
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Famous "girl" jockey

This was from a NYT article.

Barbara Jo Rubin ....a woman jockey that won some big races and was not well received by many for it.
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Old 11-10-2009, 09:37 AM   #48
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Neil Vanderbilt?

I just read that before Mr. Vanderbilt owned an Airstream he was travelling in a Aero flite. StingRay might enjoy knowing that a reporter/writer he was travelling with killed himself in the trailer. Highly collectable!
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Old 11-10-2009, 12:27 PM   #49
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I just read that before Mr. Vanderbilt owned an Airstream he was travelling in a Aero flite. StingRay might enjoy knowing that a reporter/writer he was travelling with killed himself in the trailer. Highly collectable!
This picture was copied and should be credited to the Estate of Helen Byamn Schwamborn.

Never mind people using pictures, just give credit due.
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Old 11-10-2009, 12:29 PM   #50
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The Commodore Airsteam in Chicago

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This picture was copied and should be credited to the Estate of Helen Byamn Schwamborn.

Never mind people using pictures, just give credit due.
The gentleman standing to the right is Andy Charles. The location is Chicago for the Democratic and Replublican Conventions in 1952. From Chicago, Wally and Andy went up shopping for a production site. Guess what? They landed up in Jackson Center, Ohio via Sidney, Ohio.
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Old 11-10-2009, 12:44 PM   #51
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This was from a NYT article.

Barbara Jo Rubin ....a woman jockey that won some big races and was not well received by many for it.
Looks like the Danica Patrick of her day.
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Old 11-10-2009, 05:46 PM   #52
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I just read that before Mr. Vanderbilt owned an Airstream he was travelling in a Aero flite. StingRay might enjoy knowing that a reporter/writer he was travelling with killed himself in the trailer. Highly collectable!
There is something odd about the height of the man in that photo and the trailer itself. He would not be able to stand up inside. How tall was Andy Charles?
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Old 11-10-2009, 06:15 PM   #53
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There is something odd about the height of the man in that photo and the trailer itself. He would not be able to stand up inside. How tall was Andy Charles?
Andy is standing closer to the camera. He was not 10 feet tall, only Wally was 10 feet tall.
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Old 11-10-2009, 06:20 PM   #54
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Andy is standing closer to the camera. He was not 10 feet tall, only Wally was 10 feet tall.
The Wally I knew was 15 foot tall... Dale, sure hope we take another road trip together soon. I am now totally addicted to those Mc Donald's Mocha drinks you forced me to drink during our caravan.
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Andy is standing closer to the camera. He was not 10 feet tall, only Wally was 10 feet tall.
That's why he had to make the Wally Hatch.
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Old 11-10-2009, 06:46 PM   #56
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Sean Penn, in a 1995 interview, claimed that he lived in a 27-1/2 foot Airstream on 50 acres.
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The Wally I knew was 15 foot tall... Dale, sure hope we take another road trip together soon. I am now totally addicted to those Mc Donald's Mocha drinks you forced me to drink during our caravan.
White Castle booger burgers?
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Gene Shepard
Lawrence Welk
Ben Blue
Joe Lewis
Joe Bolton
Veronica Lake
Gale Storm
Anne Jefferies
Milton Supman
Zazu Pitts
Leo G Carol
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Jack Cones
Jame Gumb
Ed Gein
Billie Thomas
Danny Thomas
Maurice Jarre
Andy Devine
Rufe Davis
Edgar Buchanan
Gunilla Freeman Hutton
Slim Pickens
Gertrude Hoffman
Virginia Christine
Randy Whipple
Ann Southern
Frank Yensan
David Jansen
Jonathan Harris
Bill Mumy
Veda Ann Borg
Walter Pidgeon
Sterling Haydin
Art Linkletter
Howard Hughes
Matthew McConaughey
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Old 11-14-2009, 08:07 AM   #59
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-- Lance Armstrong
That, ladies and gentlemen, makes this the only list in the universe these two guys will ever appear on together.
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Old 11-14-2009, 10:25 AM   #60
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My 66 came from Newburg, WI. Hope it wasn't Ed Gein's.
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