Re: [CR]Pic of the Day 23 April

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Date: Sat, 23 Apr 2005 22:53:32 -0400
From: "Warren & Elizabeth" <warbetty@sympatico.ca>
To: Aldo Ross <aldoross4@siscom.net>
Subject: Re: [CR]Pic of the Day 23 April
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Great pic...shows an awkward race moment, slinging the musette bag (or having it catch on the toeclips), coasting, taking a tight corner with one hand on the bars, litter on the streets, ineffectual gendarmes.

It sure looks like Danneels has mudguards. Possible?

Warren Young Toronto

Aldo Ross wrote:
> Pic of the Day
> 23 April 2005
> Paris-Tours 1936
>
> http://www.wooljersey.com/gallery/album17/Paris_Tours_1936_jpg
>
> Paris-Tours, 1936. Seems like just before a corner is an awkward place
> to locate the feeding station! The winning break of Jules Colaert
> (left), Fernand Mithouard (center background), and Gustave Danneels
> (right) passing through Vendôme. Danneels would go on to win from
> Mithouard and Colaert. From "Match l'Intan" No.512, 5 May 1936.
>
> Click on pic for much larger image.
>
> More info at:
> http://www.memoire-du-cyclisme.net/cla_paris_tours/tours1936.php
>
> Aldo Ross
> BlueBall, Ohio
> Where the Snows of Winter have Returned!