> I'd like to submit the Old Hickory's as hand-cut and the earliest.
Wow, look at that Unicrown fork - I thought Tom Ritchey patented that! ;^) And made out of CARBON(based) FIBER COMPOSITE! Lugged dropouts just like an Exxon Graftek... I see pink tread tires making a big comeback in the 21st century too.
Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose.