Re: [CR]Interesting E-bay Bike and it's a Mixty!

(Example: Framebuilders:Pino Morroni)

From: <CYCLETRUCK@aol.com>
Date: Fri, 7 Dec 2001 22:06:15 EST
Subject: Re: [CR]Interesting E-bay Bike and it's a Mixty!
To: wayofftheback@hotmail.com, classicrendezvous@bikelist.org


Chris Smedley from Bicycle Shack had it at the swap meet here back in July and it is in very fine shape. Lots of fine vinty components for the money ($350 at the time if memory serves). It'll likely get parted out to restore a diamond frame....which would be rather sad. Yep....prewar was my guess.

Calvert Guthrie KC

In a message dated 12/7/2001 7:53:50 PM Central Standard Time, wayofftheback@hotmail.com writes:


> Yup--it's a "mixty"! And it is very cool.
>
> http://ebay.com/<blah
>
> Anyone know anything about the marque. Seems kinda hard to imagine a
> luxury
> item like this made in France in 1941, eh? If the tag is correct, it would
>
> seem to have to be made in pre-occupation.