pm - Started the long 2 hour+ drive from the museum
back home, (Delaware County, PA), to drop my dad off who
had prior commitments as well as to get a few supplies.
pm - Arrived in Delaware County, PA
pm - Left on trip to Princess
pm - Got slightly lost, (it seems I missed route 13
and went too far west).
pm - Arrived at garage of owner and started to look
at car. I brought with me a few phone numbers of potential
former drivers that I got from great people at the museum.
I called those phone numbers and at least one former driver
was able to verify that the car was the car it was said
to be. A selling price was established with the owner. Since
it was a Saturday night there was no possible way to get
a cashiers check, so I planned to picked the car up next
pm - Decided to stay in town to take a few photos in
the day light. Canceled flight since there was now no need
to go to Chicago, IL.
pm - Finally settled in at hotel in town, (Econo Lodge).
Sunday, April 7, 2002
7:30 am - Woke up, contacted owner - she stated she
would be ok with personal check since the car is located
so far from my home.
am - Started preparation to bring the car home with
me! Had to find a local shop that carried a ball mount for
my truck hitch - I had not anticipated to take it home with
me. As it turns out I did have my portable air tank with
me which I used to put air in the trailer tires, (Yes -
it came with the trailer). I added in some fix-a-flat for
pm - Took possession of the car.
pm - Left Princess Anne, MD for Delaware County, PA.
pm - Arrived home.
pm - Washed car
pm - Off loaded car, put in garage, rested...