Re: [CR]Was: "green Brooks", now caveat re: local shops vs mail order.


Example: Framebuilders:Richard Moon

Date: Fri, 11 Jun 2004 12:33:40 -0700 (PDT)
From: Ted Baer <wickedsky@sbcglobal.net>
Subject: Re: [CR]Was: "green Brooks", now caveat re: local shops vs mail order.
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
In-Reply-To: <009a01c44fd4$4b33bf00$efddfea9@mooshome>


<The staff in those places is pretty ignorant, especially about anything even vaguely classic.>

Can you blame them? Who is supplying these people with the information they need to know regarding classic bikes?

Before everyone lashes out at me, I actually moved from Palo Alto to Beaumont, TX (back in the mid 80's) for two years. If memory serves me right, there was one bicycle shop in the entire city.