Re: [CR] Galmozzi Importer "back in the day"


Example: Production Builders:Cinelli:Laser

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Date: Wed, 1 Jul 2009 10:13:07 -0400
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Subject: Re: [CR] Galmozzi Importer "back in the day"


<< That brought to mind this question, was Chicago the base for a Galmozzi importer? Any input on who was bringing these understated masterpieces into the U.S? >>

Lee Katz (Neel & Katz, Turin Coop, etc.)?

Dale Brown

Greensboro North Carolina USA

-----Original Message----- From: Brook Watts <brook.watts@comcast.net> To: Classic Rendezvous <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org> Sent: Wed, Jul 1, 2009 9:48 am Subject: [CR] Galmozzi Importer "back in the day"

Galmozzi's hold a special charm to me beyond the obvious craftmanship and the "cock of the walk" headbadge. I think it's the fact that the earliest Galmozzi's I saw were under the butts of some of the Chicago racers who dominated midwest criterium racing in the early to mid 70's.? ?

That brought to mind this question, was Chicago the base for a Galmozzi importer? Any input on who was bringing these understated masterpieces into the U.S?? ?

Brook Watts?

Longmont Colorado USA?